Ten Days Vietnam from North to South

Ten Days Vietnam from North to South
9.5 out of 10
Destinations:Hanoi- Halong- Sapa- Ho Chi Minh- Cu Chi- Mekong
Duration: 10 Days
Price From: 1599 USD

10 day North to South Vietnam adventure! Discover Hanoi, Sapa, Ho Chi Minh City, cruise Halong Bay overnight, explore the Cu Chi tunnels, Mekong & more! Incl. accomm, meals, transfers & more! Mydeal exclusivity

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

Today, we will pick you at airport then transfer to Hotel in Hanoi.

Night 1: Overnight in hotel in Hanoi 

Day 2 Hanoi – Halong – V’spirit Cruise (Meals: B/L/D)

08h00 – 08h30: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.

15h00 – 16h00:Explore the amazing Sung Sot Cave - the most beautiful cave in Halong Bay.

16h00 – 17h00: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.

17h00 – 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 2: Overnight on V'spirit cruise  

Day 3 Halong – Hanoi – Check in Hotel (Meals: B/L)

06h30 – 07h15: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.

09h00 – 10h00:Kayak around the Luon Cave.

 

10h15:Return to the boat. Freshen up and check out of your cabin.

10h15 – 11h00:Continue your cruise exploring the Bay, passing Ba Hang fishing village, Dog Islet, and more.

11h00 – 12h15:While heading back to the harbor, watch the fruit carving demonstration and participate in the Cooking Class before enjoying a traditional Vietnamese lunch.

12h15 – 12h30:Disembark V’Spirit Classic.

12h30 – 13h00:Transfer back to Hanoi. Trip finishes at around 17h00. 

Night 3: Overnight in hotel in Ha Noi   

Day 4: Hanoi – City tour (Meals: 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.

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.

Night 4:  Overnight in Hotel in Ha Noi

Day 5 Hanoi – Bus to Sapa – Cat Cat Village (Meals: B/L/D)

06:30 –06.45 a.m: Pick up from the hotel, get on big bus and depart for Sapa

13.00: Arrive Sapa Town with colorful traditional costumes of H'mong, Dzao, Tay ethnic People.

The tour guide will be waiting for you at Bus station. Then, please follow the guide to go to hotel

• Welcome drink and itinerary briefing

• Enjoy the lunch with local Vietnamese dishes, check-in procedures

14.30: A short trek to the gate of Cat Cat village which is home of Black H'mong ethnic people and is located near the bottom of a deep valley at the foot of Fansipan Peak. Our local guide will show you the daily life activities of the locals, trek down to the valley bottom to the waterfall where the French built a Hydraulic Power Station; stop for photo with bridge and waterfall then you will walk uphill for bus to pick up to get back to Sa Pa in the afternoon.

17.00: Come back to Sa Pa Town. Have dinner at the restaurant

Trekking Length: 5-6 km/Duration: 3 hours/Difficulty: 4/10

Night 5: Overnight in Hotel in Sapa town

Day 6: Y Linh Ho - Lao Chai - Ta Van - Ha Noi (Meal: B, L )

Have breakfast at hotel and prepare light pack for trekking

9.30: Trek from Sapa to Y Linh Ho then trek through the rice terraces and along Muong Hoa Stream to the Black Hmong village of Lao Chai to see the spectacular landscape of Hoang Lien Son Mountain.

12.30: Picnic lunch at Lao Chai Village

13.30: Heading to Ta Van village - home of Dzay ethnic people.

14.30: Bus picks you up at Ta Van Bridge to Sapa.

15:00 - 15:30: The tour guide will take you to the bus stop

21.00 – 21.30: Arrive in Ha Noi.

Night 6: Overnight in hotel in Hanoi

 Day 7 Hanoi – Transfer to airport – Fly to Ho Chi Minh City (Meal: B)

After breakfast you will be free until our guide come to your hotel to pick you up to Hanoi airport. Then you take a flight straight to Ho Chi Minh City.

Check in hotel in Ho Chi Minh City

Night 7: Overnight in Hotel in Hochiminh

Day 8 Ho Chi Minh– Cu Chi Tunnel (Meal: B/L)

07:30 - 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   Lunch at restaurant

15.30 Arrive in your hotel in Ho Chi Minh City.

Night 8: Overnight in Hotel in Hochiminh

Day 9: Ho Chi Minh – Mekong Delta - My Tho- Ben Tre (Meal: B/L)

07:30 - 7.50am  Our tour guide and driver will pick you up at your hotel

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 Hochiminh

Day 10 Ho Chi Minh – Back home (Meal: B)

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

HOTELS LIST ON ALL PACKAGE

 

3 Star Package

4 Star package

Hotel in Hanoi

Hotel Name

Hanoi Sky Hotel

Silk Queen Grand Hotel
Flower Garden hotel

Add

27 Tong Duy Tan

36 Lo Su
46 Nguyen Truong To

Room type

Deluxe room

Premium Deluxe
Superior room

Cruise in Halong Bay

Cruise Name

V’Spirit Cruise

Syrena Cruise

Room type

Deluxe cabin

Deluxe cabin

Hotel in Sapa

Hotel name

Panorama Hotel

Sapa Legend Hotel & Spa

Add

10 Hoang Dieu

1 Thu Dau Mot

Room type

Superior room

Superior room

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

 

INCLUSIONS:
9 nights’ accommodation included 8 nights in hotel can choose from 3 star or 4 star accomodation, 1 night on Halong cruise
Flight ticket Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh city (Vietnam airlines (the first priority) with 20 Kg check and 7 Kg hand carry
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 Cruise can choose from 3 star or 4 star cruise
Guided Tour to sapa 2 days 1 night
Group Guided tour to Mekong delta
Group Guided Tour to 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.


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 or 80USD for upgrade to flight and extend in 4 star Hotel (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

Upgrade to 5 star available, please contact merchant to have best price

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

The guest reviews are submitted after using service:
Total 9.5
Cruise quality
9.5
Food/Drink
9.4
Cabin quality
9.6
Staff quality
9.5
Entertainment
9.4
  • Thanyaboon
    Family
    Singapore
    Aug 2017

    Halong Tours Booking is first choice!

    Ms. Anna and team are friendly and service mind that they have to know what is traveler need. They are..

    9.6
  • MareeS
    Family
    Singapore
    Sep 2017

    Good Arrangement .....!

    Visited late september. Excellent service very knowledgable staff and very friendly. Highly recommened.

    9.46
  • Brendan Hope
    Family
    Australia
    Oct 2017

    Amazing trip ever!!

    Would highly recommend. Anna and her team were extremely helpful organising tours from North to South..

    9.54
  • Ana H
    Couple
    New Zealand
    Nov 2017

    Excellent Service!!!!!

    I would like to say Tracy from Halong Tours Booking arranged my trip and it was really memorable..

    9.36
  • elizabethsandra
    Couple
    Australia
    Oct 2017

    10 Amazing Days

    I had a wonderful experience for my 10 day trip with Halong Tours Booking recently. The staff are very..

    9.54
  • MarkDQ
    group
    South Africa
    Oct 2017

    10 Day Trip in Vietnam,

    This is my second trip in Vietnam and second set of bookings with Halong Tours Booking. Everything went very..

    9.6
  • MoraS24
    Couple
    New Zealand
    Sep 2017

    Excellent Service...

    Amazing organisation, so many activities and sights included that we would have missed doing things on..

    9.58
  • JennyA
    Couple
    Australia
    November 2017

    Amazing trip;organized wonderfully!

    We booked the trip over Halong Tours Booking without any preknowledge of Vietnam or any special points we..

    9.68
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