ELEVEN Days North to South Vietnam package Adventure

ELEVEN Days North to South Vietnam package Adventure
9.5 out of 10
Destinations:Hanoi- Halong- Hoi An- Ho Chi minh
Duration: 11 Days
Price From: 1799 USD

Hanoi- Halong- Hoi An- Mekong- Ho Chi Minh 11 day North to South Vietnam adventure! Discover Hanoi, Hoi An, Ho Chi Minh City, cruise Halong Bay overnight, explore the Cu Chi tunnels, My Son & cooking class and more! Incl. accomm, meals, transfers & domestic flight ticket, night train! Group buying offer.

Day 1: Hanoi arrival - Check in hotel in Hanoi (Meal: No)

Pick up at the airport then transfer you to hotel in Hanoi centre. Get welcome drink and check-in.  After that you are free to visit Hanoi City by yourself.
Note: Check in time is 13:00 P.M.

Night1: Overnight in hotel in Hanoi

Day 2: Hanoi - City tour (Meal: B, L)
 

OPTION 1: TUESDAY, THURSDAY, SATURDAYS, SUNDAY
 

07:45 - 08:30  Get picked up by our tour guide and bus. After short drive, start visiting first place named Tran Quoc Pagoda, a Buddhist relic and national heritage lying on the West Lake.

09:00 Visit Ho Chi Minh’s Mausoleum, the final resting place of Viet Nam’s greatest father, walking along Ho Chi Minh’s stilt house where he lived and worked from 1958 to 1969.

10:00 Visit One-Pillar Pagoda – the one modeled after a lotus flower, a symbol of Hanoi city. 

11:00 Visit the colorful features of the 54 ethnic groups of Viet Nam in the Ethnology Museum.

13:00 Bus takes you to a local restaurant in Hanoi Old Quarter, have a rest and enjoy the lunch. 

14:00 Visit Temple of Literature, the most famous temple situated in Hanoi, also functioned as Vietnam's first university. It was first constructed in 1070 under King Ly Nhan Tong and dedicated to Confucius, sages and scholars. A vast structure that has existed to present day.

15:30 Drive to legendary Hoan Kiem Lake, visit Ngoc Son Temple dedicated to Van Xuong saint and former general commander Tran Hung Dao for his struggle against Mongolians. You also see the beautiful Vietnamese and French architecture around the lake.

16:00 Arrive back to your hotel. Tour ends.

 

OPTION 2: MONDAY, WEDNESDAY, FRIDAY

 

07:45 - 08:30 Get picked up by our tour guide and bus then visit first place named Tran Quoc Pagoda. Experience our national heritage and the beautiful Buddhist relics on the West Lake.

09:30 Visit a sacred place to recall President Ho Chi Minh’s life and career in Ho Chi Minh’s Mausoleum, the Stilt-house where Ho Chi Minh lived and worked from 1958 to 1969.

10:30 Visit One-Pillar Pagoda, the one modeled after a lotus flower, a symbol of Hanoi city in present days.

11:00 Visit the Temple of Literature, considering the first university of Viet Nam. The temple was first constructed in 1070 under King Ly Nhan Tong and dedicated to Confucius, sages and scholars.

12:30 Have Vietnamese lunch at a local restaurant in Hanoi Old Quarter and relax.

13:30 Continue exploring the daily life of traditional ceramics village of Bat Trang. Visit the pottery showrooms and see how they modeled the products.

14:30 Drive back to Hoan Kiem Lake to visit Ngoc Son Temple dedicated to Van Xuong Saint and Tran Hung Dao General Commander for his struggle against Mongolians.

15:30 Arrive back your hotel. Tour ends.

 
Night2: 
Overnight in hotel in Hanoi

 

Day 3: Hanoi - Halong Bay - Vspirit Cruises (Meal: B, L, D )

07h45 – 08h15 Pick-up at hotel and start the scenic, 3 and ½ hour drive to Halong Bay.

12h30 – 13h00 Embark on V’Spirit Classic Cruise followed by a short cruise briefing.

13h30 – 14h30 Savor a delectable lunch as V’Spirit Classic cruises among the limestone islands.

14h30 – 15h30 Explore the amazing Sung Sot Cave - the most beautiful cave in Halong Bay.

15h30 – 16h30 Kayak among the hidden areas of the bay, around the Drum Cave area.

16h30 – 17h30 Return to the main boat and continue cruising to the quiet area while enjoy beautiful seascape on the way.

17h30 – 19h00 Enjoy Sunset Party on sundeck and admire the best moments of the day when the sun starts to set.

19h00 Dinner is served. Socialize with other guests, take part in board games, fish for squid, or just laze around.
 

Night 3: Overnight on V’Spirit Cruises in Halong- deluxe room


Day 4: Halong Bay - Hanoi - Check in hotel in Hanoi (Meal: B, L )


06h30 – 07h30 Start your day with Tai Chi exercises or a photo hunt.

07h30 – 08h30 Have breakfast on board and enjoy the peaceful morning of Halong Bay.

08h30 – 09h30 Cruising to Titov island. Go swimming and relaxing at the beach of Titov or climb up to the top of the island for a panorama view of Halong Bay.

09h30 Return to the boat. Freshen up and check out of your cabin.

09h30 – 10h30 Continue your cruise exploring the Bay, passing Ba Hang fishing village, Dog Islet, and more.

10h30 – 11h30 While heading back to the harbor, watch the fruit carving demonstration and participate in the Cooking Class before enjoying a traditional Vietnamese lunch.

10h30 – 11h30 Disembark V’Spirit Classic.

12h30 – 13h00 Transfer back to Hanoi.

16h00 - 17h00 Recheck in hotel

 

Night 4: Overnight in hotel in Hanoi

Day 5: Hanoi Free day – Train station transfer- Night train to Da Nang (Meal: B )

Today, you are free to visit Hanoi Old Quarter until transfer to Hanoi Train Station for solf – Sleeping train to Da nang. you will spend on the train is around 16 hours. On the train you can view our beautiful country along the coastal line, and reach Danang train station at around 11.30 am.

Night 5: Overnight train to Danang

Day 6: Da Nang pick up - Check in hotel in Hoi An town (meal: No)

Train arrive Danang station at around 11.30 am. We will pick up and transfer to Hoi An Ancient town. Check in hotel in the ancient town and relaxing. Free and easy to discover Hoi an at your leisure time

Night 6: Overnight in hotel in Hoian

Day 7: Hoi An - My Son haft day (Meal: B, Light L)
8:00 - 8:30: The  bus  and  tour  guide  pick  you  up  at  your  hotel
8:30: Leaving Hoi An for My Son HolyLand.

9:30: Arriving in My Son - the Holyland surrounded by the marvelous mountains, 48km west of Hoi An. My  Son  was  chosen  as  a  religious  center,  built  in  the  late  4th  century  under  the  Cham’s  King Bhadravaman. It is a huge religious complex with over 70 towers and temples of different architectures. Wander through the elaborate carvings and sculptures of the Cham people, tourists are welcomed at the Old Tower of the Cham. Spend 2 hours to enjoy and discover the beauty of Ancient buildings at of the Champa  Kingdom with our tour guide.
12.00: Leaving My Son for Cau Lau boat station and taking a boat trip on Thu Bon river.
You will have soft lunch (My Quang traditional noodle), then  get boat trip visit Thu Bon river, stopping for visiting at Kim Bong Carpentry Village – The traditional work village.
14:30: The boat trip will finish at boat station. 
Night 7: Overnight in hotel in Hoian
 

Day 8: Hoi An - Flight to HCMC - Pick up - check in Hotel (Meal: B )

After breakfast at your hotel and you are free till airport transfer. Today, you will have a flight to Ho Chi Minh city and stay overnight at the most touristic area of Ho Chi Minh City.

Night 8: Overnight in hotel in Ho Chi Minh - superior room


Day 9 HCMC - Mekong delta – My Tho- Ben Tre (Meal: B, L )

( start 7.30 – return 17.00 )
Enjoy the scenic journey along the National Highway bordered by green rice fields.
On arrived at My Tho, visit Vinh Trang pagoda, take a leisurely boat ride along the river, view the stilt houses, fruit plantations and fishing villages along the river bank. Proceed to Tortoise islet, have lunch in the orchard garden. Then a boat ride to An Khanh – a less touristy attraction in Ben Tre, enjoy cruising on a hand-rowed sampan under the shadow of the water coconut trees along natural canals, then enjoy seasonal fruit & honey tea to the sound of "Southern Vietnamese folk music", performed by locals.
Visit a family business which epitomizes the idyllic rural lifestyle, taste the delicious coconut candy & observe the pastoral life as you roam through the fruit plantation and village. Meet the bus and return to HCMC. This trip provides a fascinating insight into daily life in the Mekong Delta and you are guaranteed to take home your own private collection of beautiful memories.

Night 9: Overnight in hotel in Ho Chi Minh - superior room

Day 10 HCMC - Cu Chi tunnel tour (Meal: B, L )
 

7:30am-7.50am Our tour guide and driver will pick you up at your hotel and then start drive to Cu Chi which located 60km from HCM city, Cu Chi is now considered a heroic district for its role in the anti-American war in Vietnam. It is legendary for Original tunnels system of over 220km and is a popular spot for both Vietnamese and foreign visitors.

The peacefully rural rice paddy scenery contains ducks and water buffalos swimming in the rivers alongside the road. Visitors will find it hard to imagine the destructions, damage and defoliation all over the area, caused by bombing and mines, when Cu Chi was" A Free Target Zone ". The remnants visitors will see show Cu Chi still has her evidence to prove the fierce battleground that took place there and visitors will see the remnants.

13:00   Back to Ho Chi Minh City.

14:30 Have lunch in a local restaurant

15:30 Arrive in your hotel in Ho Chi Minh City.


Night 10: Overnight in hotel in Ho Chi Minh - superior room

Day 11 HCMC - Airport transfer - end the trip (Meal: B )

This day you are free to visit Ho Chi Minh City and buying souvenirs until transfer to Tan Son Nhat airport for your flight back home.
Trip ends.

HOTELS LIST ON ALL PACKAGE

 

3 Star Package

4 Star package

Hotel in Hanoi

Hotel Name

Adamas Hanoi Hotel

La Dolce Vita Hotel

Silk Queen Grand Hotel
Flower Garden hotel

Add

57 Nguyen Truong To

53 Hang Bo, Hoan Kiem

36 Lo Su
46 Nguyen Truong To

Room type

Deluxe room

Premium Deluxe room
Superior room

Cruise in Halong Bay

Cruise Name

V’Spirit Cruise

Syrena Cruise

Room type

Deluxe cabin

Deluxe cabin

Hotel in Sapa

Hotel Name

Sapa Panorama Hotel

Sapa Legend Hotel

Sunny Moutain Hotel

Add

10 Hoang Dieu

1 Thu Dau Mot

10 Muong Hoa

Room type

Superior room

Superior room

Hotel in Hue

Hotel Name

Thanh Lich hotel

Moon Light hotel

Add

33 Hai Ba Trung, Hue

20 Pham Ngu Lao, Hue

Room type

Superior room

Superior room

Hotel in Hoi An - Hotel with swimming pool

Hotel name

Kiman Hotel

Hoian Silk Boutique

Add

461-463 Hai Ba Trung

14 Hung Vuong, Hoi An

Room type

Superior room

Superior balcony

Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City - Hotel in Centre

Hotel Name

Signature Saigon hotel

Harmony Sai Gon hotel

Add

65-67-69 Nguyen Thai Binh

32 – 34 Bui Thi Xuan

Room type

Superior room

Premier Deluxe room

Hotel in Phnom Penh with swimming pool

Hotel Name

King Grand Boutique

Harmony Hotel

Room type

Deluxe room

Deluxe room

Hotel in Siem Reap with swimming pool

Hotel Name

Mother Home Inn

Saem Siem Reap

Room type

Deluxe room

Deluxe room

INCLUSIONS:
10 nights’ accommodation included 8 nights in hotel, 1 night on the train, 1 night on Halong cruise
Flight ticket Danang - Hochiminh City, with 20 Kg check and 7 Kg hand carry
Train ticket Hanoi - Danang (soft sleeper, air-condition 4 berth sharing)
Airport transfer private car in Hanoi, Danang airport and HCMC airport
Train station transfer in Hanoi and Da Nang
Guided Tour to Halong bay 2 days 1 night on VSpirit Cruises
Guided Tour to My Son holly land
Guided tour to Mekong delta  and Cu Chi tunnel
Meal as mentioned: B= Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner
Tax and service charge

EXCLUSIONS:
Return airfares from your country to Vietnam
Beverages, Tips, and Personal Expenses
Other things not mentioned clearly in the packages
Visa to Vietnam: See How to apply Visa to Vietnam Here

NOTES:
You want extend your trip, please advise !
Itinerary can be changed upon the uncontrolled weather conditions
If need to bring with you your passport for overnight registration on sites
Warm cloths need to pack during Nov to Feb. See Vietnam weather Here
Keep contact with Halong Tours Booking to get support any time.

TERM OF THIS DEAL

If you wish to exend your stay or travel Hanoi to from Ho Chi Minh City , extensions and trip adjustments may be available for a surcharge – please contact Halong Tours Booking for more information.


Various options for an extra stay in Ho Chi Minh City, Hoi An or Ha Noi, Ha Long Bay or extra tour to Sapa, Nha Trang, Hue, Da Lat may also available. Upgrades for accommodation may also be availble.

Extend 1more night in Hanoi rate from 40USD-50USD
Extend 1 more night in Hue or Hoi An rate from 40USD-60USD
Extend 1 more night in Halong Bay rate from 135USD- 155USD/PP
Extend 1 more night in Ho Chi Minh rate from 45USD-60USD/r/n

Upgrade available to exchange train transport for a flight from Hanoi to Da Nang and add 1 night at 3 star hotel for $USD55 per person (the price can be changed due to airfare), payable directly to Halong Tours Booking - subject to availability.


Passport, visa fees, service charges, beverages, travel insurance, International flights, tips and personal expenses not included.


Double/twin sharing will join a four berth cabin on train to Danang


Upgarde to all 4 star accommodations will incur surcharge (double/twin share) payable directly to Halong Tours Booking - subject to availability.


Upgrade to private tours in Hoi An instead of group tour available payable directly to Halong Tours Booking - subject to availability.


Upgrade to small group or private tours in Ho Chi Minh payable directly to Halong Tours Booking - subject to availability.

The guest reviews are submitted after using service:
Total 9.5
Cruise quality
9.4
Food/Drink
9.5
Cabin quality
9.4
Staff quality
9.7
Entertainment
9.4
  • Param

    Sydney, Australia
    August 2015

    Beautiful Trip Around Vietnam

    Halong Tours organised a very pleasant and memorable tour around and provided us with well informed guides throughout the tour. Ms Yen organised a wonderful trip without any dramas, we were where picked up on time every where, air transfers were very smooth and the service very efficient and fantastic. Halong Tours Booking made our vacation so stress free and would recommend their service to anyone.

     

    9.5
  • Dayna, Dunedin

    New Zealand
    December 2015

    Well organised, smooth, interesting

    We did the 11-Day tour from North to South Vietnam and it was an absolutely amazing experience. Both my partner and I..

    9.8
  • Adrian

    Australia
    December 2015

    Excellent well organised Tour

    Xin chào. We booked an 11 day north – south tour directly on-line with Halong Tours using Ourdeal coupons (for our family of..

    9.8
  • Shawn

    Singapore
    December 2015

    Well organised tour.

    The service was good. The tour guide was professional and speak good english. Really enjoyed the tour...

    9.1
  • Adrian R
    Family
    Australia
    January

    “Excellent well organised Tour”

    Xin chào. We booked an 11 day north – south tour directly on-line with Halong Tours using Ourdeal coupons (for our family of..

    10
  • DebMc201500
    Family
    Australia
    December

    Amazing trip

    We did an 11 day trip to Vietnam - Hanoi, Hoian and Ho Chi Minh. There was always a Halong tours rep there to meet..

    9.7
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    Auckland, New Zealand
    August 2015

    “Use this Company !”

    We organised a number of tours prior to leaving New Zealand. Communication was fantastic prior to leaving..

    9.2
  • Eileen5577
    Couple
    St Albert
    October 2014

    Brilliant trip in Vietnam

    This trip started before we went toVietam! MS Ruby answered so many questions And helped us make changes.The..

    9.52
  • Jude P
    Couple
    Emu Park, Australia
    April 2015

    Ms Lisa - Halong Tours - Fantastic

    Thank you Ms Lisa at Halong Tours for your exceptional customer service from when I booked the trip to..

    9.68
  • Margee194
    Couple
    Melburne, Australia
    March 2015

    Halong tours booking - Fabulous

    Thank you Lisa at Halong tours for making our holiday in Vietnam such as wonderful experience. It was..

    9.3
  • freakee911
    Couple
    Auckland, New Zealand
    March 2015

    Amazing experience and value for money

    We visited Vietnam in March 2015. We had an amazing experience during our 9 day tour. We purchased the..

    9.42
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