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Transportation, accommodation, meals in program, English speaking local guide, entrance fees, boat cruise on Halong bay, private boat on Perfume River in Hue and sampan Mekong Delta river, Internal air tickets (Economy class with Vietnam airline): Saigon – Da Nang and Hue – Hanoi.
Discovering Vietnam Sightseeings Day 1: Ho Chi Minh City Arrival Day 2: Mighty Mekong Delta (B/L) Day 3: Ho Chi Minh - Hoi An Ancient Town (B/L) Day 4: Hoi An - Hue (B/L) Day 5: Hue - Hanoi (B/L/D) Day 6: Hanoi - Halong (B/L) Day 7: Hanoi - Departure (B)
Day 1: Ho Chi Minh City Arrival
Pick you up at the airport and transfer to the hotel.
PM: Our city tour includes the Reunification Palace, the Notre Dame Cathedral and the Old Saigon Post Office. Then we visit the Jade Emperor Pagoda and the War Remnant before we continue to the bustling Ben Thanh Market.
Dinner on guest’s account. Over the first night in Ho Chi Minh.
Day 2: Mighty Mekong Delta (B/L)
After breakfast, we travel by roads to the Mekong Delta, Vietnam's largest rice bowl. On arrival in My Tho, we embark on a boat navigating around the intricate small canals in the delta region, which is a great way to observe the local lifestyle close-up and catch a view dotted by many islands.
The exciting excursion will pass the lush green vegetation before arriving at the famous Unicorn Island. Here we have opportunities to stroll around an orchard, taste many seasonal fruits and enjoy wonderful traditional music.
The next stop of our trip is Ben Tre Province to visit some fascinating local industries. After feasting on a huge lunch we return to Ho Chi Minh City, stopping off along the way to see the beautiful Vinh Trang Pagoda and the Cho Lon, Saigon’s Chinatown. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City.
Day 3: Ho Chi Minh - Hoi An Ancient Town (B/L)
AM: we board a short flight to Da Nang. Upon arrival, we will pick you up and transfer to Hoi An. We stop en route to visit the Cham Museum in Da Nang City, the Marble Mountain, whose peaks represent the five elements of the universe. Upon arrival, check into hotel. Have lunch.
PM: Drive to visit Japanese Covered Bridges, the Pottery Museum, the 200 years old Tan Ky House, the Chua Ong Pagoda, the vibrant market. This day, we include these on a walking tour past many low tiled houses scattered along the small streets and assembly halls which reflect the town's multi-cultural past. Dinner and accommodation at hotel.
Day 4: Hoi An - Hue (B/L)
After breakfast, we drive north to Hue. The scenic road is hugging the coastline before crossing over the winding Hai Van pass. We stop en route to visit the Lang Co beach before reaching Hue city.
We spend this afternoon to visit the Imperial City and the Purple Forbidden City.. Overnight in Hue.
Day 5: Hue - Hanoi (B/L/D)
Embark on boat on Perfume River to visit Thien Mu pagoda and the elaborate royal tomb of Emperor Tu Duc are not to be missed.
After that, we return to the town and enjoy a walk to the bustling Dong Ba Market that sells a wide variety of local goods and handicrafts. Along the way we pass by many fantastic eating spots, ideal places for visitors to sample some local delicacies before we aboard a short flight to Hanoi.
Upon arrival, check in the hotel.
Have lunch at restaurant in Hanoi (optional) before visiting Literature temple. If time permits then we enjoy a short cyclo excursion through the bustling 1000 Years Old Quarter streets named after the specific goods once offered for sale at these places. Then enjoy Water Puppet Unique show.
Welcome dinner at Lotus restaurant, one of the finest restaurants in Hanoi. Relax and stay overnight at hotel.
Day 6: Hanoi - Halong (B/L)
AM: Transfer to Halong city for boat cruise on the Bay, stop on route to admire the landscape picture, you might take picture of buffalo boys. Embark on Junk, boat crew will greet you with special seafood lunch while boat cruise around the bay to visit Dinh Huong island, Ga Choi island, Dog island, Sail island, visit Sung Sot cave and a swim at Titov beach before finishes at harbor for transfer back to Hanoi.
Day 7: Hanoi - Departure (B)
Free at leisure until time transfer to airport for flight back home.