+ All activities on the itinerary
+ 24/7 hotline support guaranteed;
+ Meals (not drink) as stated in the itinerary (B: Breakfast; L: Lunch; D: Dinner);
+ Experienced English-speaking guide;
+ Entrance fees for all visits as mentioned in the itinerary;
+ Transfers: Airport Pick up and drop as per your flight timings + Internal Transfers on SIC basis in a comfortable and hygienic vehicle.
+ Bottle of water on the coach (1bottle/1 person/1 day)
+ Accommodation as mentioned above. Check in: 2 pm. Check out: 11.am
+ Early check in & late check out room (available upon request and depend on room availability)
+ Travel insurance (we highly recommend that you purchase adequate insurance).
+ International or Domestic flight tickets
+ Vietnam Visa
+ Tipping for guides, drivers, hotel staff, restaurant staff, boat rider, etc.
+ Personal expenses, such as laundry, telephone, drinks, etc.
+ Meals, if not specified in the itinerary
+ All other services not specified in the itinerary Surcharge for Peak season, Tet Lunar New year holidays, and compulsory dinner at some hotel & resort on Xmas and New Year’s Eve.
Welcome to Ho Chi Minh City! After arriving at the airport, please complete the immigration and visa on arrival process. Our friendly driver will be waiting for you to take you to your pre-booked hotel.
Once you've completed the check-in procedure at the hotel, it's time to start your adventure in Vietnam's largest city. There are so many amazing sights and sounds to explore, with plenty of opportunities for photos along the way.
After a day of exploring, return to the comfort of your hotel for an overnight stay. Tomorrow, the city awaits you with even more exciting experiences!
Good morning! Start your day with a scrumptious breakfast at the hotel to fuel up for an exciting adventure ahead.
Today, we invite you to visit one of the most intriguing destinations related to the Vietnam War period - the Cu Chi Tunnels. Located 60 km from Ho Chi Minh City, Cu Chi is a fascinating network of more than 200km of tunnels that functioned as underground cities during the war. These tunnels included numerous trap doors, specially constructed living areas, storage facilities, weapons factories, field hospitals, command centers, and kitchens.
Before you begin exploring the tunnels, watch a short introductory video on how they were constructed. Then, embark on an unforgettable journey through history as you explore the tunnels, which serve as tangible evidence of the fierce battle that took place here during the 1960s when Cu Chi was a "Free Target Zone."
After spending an hour exploring the tunnels, it's time to head back to Ho Chi Minh City. You'll leave with a newfound appreciation for the resilience and resourcefulness of the Vietnamese people during the war. Return to your hotel in the afternoon and free time to explore the city.
Rise and shine! Start your day with a delicious and hearty breakfast at the hotel, and get ready to embark on an exciting adventure.
Around 8 to 8:30 am, hop on your transfer to My Tho City, where you'll begin a scenic 1.5-hour bus ride through lush green landscapes of rice paddies. Then, get ready to explore the region on a boat ride along the Mekong River, which is the only means of transportation to access this area.
As you cruise along, you'll witness the local fishermen using fish cages from their unique floating houses on the river. Next, the boat will take you through a small canal to one of the two islands in the region, where you can discover local specialties like coconut candy and coconut handicrafts. You can even visit bee farms to sample fresh honey and honey wine.
Take a moment to stop and listen to the beautiful traditional Vietnamese music performed by the villagers (Đàn Ca Tài Tử - a folk art form from Southern Vietnam accredited by UNESCO in 2013 as Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity). Don't forget to snap some postcard-perfect pictures of the stunning vistas before heading to a local restaurant for lunch.
Re-energize yourself with a special Vietnamese lunch prepared by the locals in a natural setting under the shade of the trees. During the tour, you'll also visit the Vinh Trang Pagoda, the biggest pagoda in the Mekong Delta.
The rest of the day is yours to unwind and explore at your leisure. Take a relaxing walk around, soak in the serene surroundings, or simply relax and enjoy the moment. Later, start your journey back to the city where you can spend the evening at leisure. Finally, return to the hotel for an overnight stay, dreaming about all the amazing experiences you had today.
Get ready for an unforgettable journey as you board your flight to Da Nang City. After a smooth and comfortable ride, you'll arrive in this charming coastal town, which boasts pristine beaches, turquoise waters, and a warm and welcoming atmosphere.
Upon your arrival, our friendly local driver will meet and greet you at the airport, and you'll embark on a hassle-free transfer to your hotel. Once you reach the hotel, take a moment to freshen up and settle in.
Then, it's time to hit the beach! Spend some leisurely hours soaking up the sun, dipping your toes in the crystal-clear waters, and simply unwinding amidst the idyllic surroundings. Da Nang is renowned for its stunning beaches, and you're in for a treat.
As the day comes to a close, get ready to experience the vibrant nightlife of Da Nang. This city has plenty of entertainment options, from beach clubs to night markets, live music to street performances, and much more. Sample the delicious local cuisine at one of the many restaurants or street food stalls, and mingle with the friendly locals.
After an exciting day, return to your hotel for a restful overnight stay, sweet dreams to you.
Indulge in a scrumptious breakfast at your hotel before embarking on an exciting excursion to the breathtaking Ba Na Hills. Located in the Truong Son mountain range, 25 km southwest of Da Nang, this hill station sits at an altitude of 1487m and is renowned for its temperate climate, pristine forest, and awe-inspiring views of Da Nang's bay and the Lao mountain range.
The star attraction of this tour is the Golden Bridge, where you'll spend most of your time. Upon arriving at the Hoi An cable car station, board your cabin and marvel at the endless tree-lined forest that surrounds you. Experience the pure and untouched ecological system of the Ba Na mountain range, and feel a sense of wonder and discovery.
During your visit, you'll explore Le Jardin, old wineries that remain from the French villas, and the Linh Ung pagoda, home to a majestic 27m-high Buddha statue. From here, take the second cable car to Gare Debay and visit the Fantasy Park - the third-largest indoor amusement park in the world (some games may be free depending on the park's policy).
Satisfy your hunger with a delicious buffet lunch at Restaurant Conquer the Peak of Chua mountain, perched at the height of 1,487m, offering panoramic views of Da Nang. After lunch, visit the Golden Bridge and take in the stunning scenery.
As the tour comes to an end, you'll be transferred back to the cable car station to return to Da Nang city. Head back to your hotel for a comfortable overnight stay, filled with unforgettable memories of your time in Ba Na Hills.
Discover the natural wonders of Da Nang with a tour of the Marble Mountains - a cluster of five majestic peaks named after the Ngu Hanh (five elements) system. From afar, these mountains look like the hand of God, with a rich history and sacred significance to the city. Explore the stunning Thuy Son mountain and discover two ancient temples, Tam Thai and Linh Ung, which were built over a century ago.
Next, venture to the ancient town of Hoi An, known as "Faifo" during its time as a hub for Japanese, Chinese, Spanish, Italian traders, and more in the 16th and 17th centuries. This UNESCO World Cultural Heritage site boasts incredibly preserved streets lined with traditional tube houses, adorned with intricate wood carvings and patterns.
After enjoying a hearty breakfast at your hotel, your tour guide and private car will pick you up for a day of adventure. Visit the Non Nuoc carvings-stone village and explore the Marble Mountains, with their mysterious caves and ancient temples. Afterward, indulge in some local specialties while shopping for souvenirs.
As the day winds down, enjoy dinner at a Hoi An restaurant before taking a leisurely stroll through the ancient town. Marvel at the flickering multi-colored lanterns and soak up the romantic atmosphere. Your tour concludes with a drop-off at your Hoi An hotel, leaving you with unforgettable memories of the natural and cultural wonders of Da Nang.
Embark on a boat trip to Cam Thanh village, where you can experience the beauty of the Vietnamese countryside and the charming water-coconut forests. As you make your way to the village, you will be amazed by the stunning scenery that surrounds you. Take a relaxing break from the hustle and bustle of city life, and enjoy a welcome drink at our restaurant.
Our local guide will accompany you to the market, where you can experience the vibrant atmosphere of Vietnamese street markets and choose the freshest ingredients for your cooking lesson. Immerse yourself in the hustle and bustle as you interact with the vendors and learn about the local ingredients that will be used in your class.
Once you have gathered your ingredients, head back to our restaurant to start your cooking lesson. Our experienced chef will guide you step-by-step through the preparation of several traditional Vietnamese dishes. From fragrant pho to savory banh mi, you will learn how to cook a variety of local delicacies.
After the lesson, sit down and enjoy your delicious creations with your fellow classmates. Share stories and laughter as you savor the flavors of your freshly cooked meal.
As the day comes to an end, bid farewell to Cam Thanh village and return to your hotel, with a newfound appreciation for Vietnamese cuisine and a full belly.
Start your day early as you catch the morning flight from Da Nang City to Hanoi, the bustling capital city of Vietnam, known for its rich cultural heritage and thriving economy.
Upon arrival, join our Hanoi street food tour to immerse yourself in the local culture and history of this ancient city. Explore the Old Quarter, the heart of Hanoi, and discover the best food stands and local restaurants that offer unique and authentic dishes that will tantalize your taste buds.
Our expert guide will introduce you to the famous egg coffee, a specialty drink of Hanoi, made with natural coffee and the frothy texture of egg yolk mixture. This is a must-try for any food lover visiting Hanoi.
After a fulfilling day of food and culture, return to your hotel for a comfortable overnight stay.
Get ready for an action-packed day as you indulge in some of Vietnam's most captivating sights and history. After enjoying a delicious breakfast at your hotel, get ready for an early pickup at 8 am to start your journey.
You'll travel by transfers to Ninh Binh province, which is home to some of the most beautiful natural landscapes in Vietnam. After a scenic drive, you will arrive at Hoa Lu, which was an ancient capital of the Dinh dynasty from 968 - 1009 AD. Later, the capital was moved to Thang Long, which is now present-day Hanoi. Here you'll discover the age-old temples built on the grounds of the old royal palace that showcase the history of the feudal dynasties of Vietnam.
In the afternoon, take a walk to the boat station, and embark on a 2-hour boat trip to Tam Coc, popularly known as “Halong Bay on land”. As you navigate the Ngo Dong river, you'll enjoy the serene scenery of the limestone mountains, rice paddies, and magnificent temples. During your journey, pass through three stunning caves named Hang Ca (first cave), Hang Hai (second cave), and Hang Ba (third cave).
After completing the boat ride, proceed to Mua Cave, also known as Lying Dragon Peak, and climb up 500 steps to reach the top. Enjoy the stunning panoramic view of the surroundings, and watch the sunset over the beautiful landscape.
Afterward, you'll be driven back to our office in Hanoi, where you'll have some time to rest before your overnight journey to Sapa. You can choose to travel via cabin bus or train for this leg of your journey.
*Optional: Easy - Medium or Hard trekking.
Welcome to Sapa, one of the most picturesque mountain towns in Vietnam! After an early morning arrival, our guide will take you to a local restaurant for a hearty breakfast with the group.
Next, get ready to explore the unspoiled beauty of Sa Seng village, a hidden gem that's off the beaten path. As you walk along the less-crowded route, you'll pass by stunning mountains, lush green fields, and babbling streams. You'll even get a glimpse of the local's daily life, such as feeding buffalo, horses, and pigs, and tending to their corn or tea plantations. Don't forget to take a dip in the waterfall if the weather is warm enough!
Afterwards, we'll stop for lunch at a local restaurant in the beautiful Green Valley. Then, our driver will take you to discover the fascinating Batik and Cloth-making process of the local H’Mong ethnic group. You'll learn how they make natural indigo dye, which takes several months to perfect and can last forever, even after washing.
We'll continue the journey to explore more of the mountainous area, where you can run through the fields, hike up the hill, and enjoy swimming in the little waterfall. You'll even get to see the Grandfather making the ear rings by hand. This trek will take you approximately 8-12 km.
As the day comes to an end, we'll arrive at a homestay where you'll have the opportunity to meet local families, play with the kids, and take stunning photos of the breathtaking mountain view in front of the homestay. You can choose to stay at the homestay or return to the hotel in Sapa town for an overnight stay. It's been an unforgettable day of exploring the hidden gems of Sapa!.
Start your day with a delicious home-cooked breakfast prepared by Mao’s family or choose to have breakfast served at your hotel. Once you've finished, get ready for an exciting day of trekking through the beautiful fields that lead to the mysterious Bamboo Forest.
Take off your shoes and feel the earth beneath your feet as you walk through the fields. Experience the life of a farmer as you touch the rice leaves, smell the aroma of the rice, and get close to nature.
During your trek, you'll pass through Su Pan village where you'll see traditional houses, schools, and even a church. You'll have the opportunity to witness the daily life of the locals and learn more about their culture.
After your trek, enjoy a delicious lunch in a local restaurant with stunning views of the mountain and rice fields.
In the afternoon, make your way to the bus office for your journey back to Hanoi, where you can reminisce about your unforgettable trekking adventure in Sapa.
Indulge in a sumptuous breakfast at your hotel and gear up for an exciting excursion to the stunning Halong Bay.
Embark on a fascinating journey through the Red River Delta, where you can witness the day-to-day lifestyle of the Vietnamese villagers. Upon arrival at Halong, hop on board a luxurious cruise ship and receive a warm welcome from the friendly crew members.
In the afternoon, explore some of the hidden gems scattered across the Bay of the Descending Dragon. Get enchanted by the fascinating caves, pristine beaches, picturesque floating villages, and incredible rock formations emerging from the emerald waters.
Relish a delectable lunch on board and enjoy some leisure time. You can learn the art of making spring rolls by attending the chef's cooking demonstration or simply relax and soak in the breathtaking views.
As the sun sets, marvel at the stunning colors painting the sky while lounging on the sundeck of your cruise. In the evening, treat your taste buds to a delicious dinner accompanied by a wide selection of wines and beverages (additional cost for drinks). You can also choose to unwind by watching a movie, go squid fishing or enjoy a drink surrounded by the majestic limestone rocks rising out of the calm waters.
Stay overnight on the luxurious cruise amidst the tranquil and captivating Halong Bay.
Wake up early and enjoy the breathtaking sunrise over the bay while practicing a rejuvenating Tai Chi lesson on the Sundeck. Fuel up for the day ahead with a light breakfast, and later, savor a colorful brunch on the cruise.
Continue your exploration of Halong Bay, sailing across its 2000+ islets and visiting some of its major highlights such as awe-inspiring caves, stunning beaches, and picturesque floating villages. You will have plenty of time to soak up the beauty of this UNESCO World Heritage Site, take stunning photos, and immerse yourself in the tranquility of the surrounding nature.
After the excursion, you will return to the coast of Hanoi, where you will spend the night in the comfort of your hotel in the bustling city. Take some time to relax, unwind, and reflect on the wonderful experiences of your Halong Bay adventure.
Start your day with a scrumptious breakfast at the hotel and bid farewell to the friendly hotel staff. Check out from the hotel and board your comfortable transfer to the airport, where you will embark on your journey back home with a heart full of unforgettable memories and experiences from your amazing Vietnam Tour.
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