Day 1 – Arrive Hanoi today (D)
Morning arrival : Start your tour features both cultural and historical highlights, comprising Hoan Kiem Lake ( lake of restored sword) , Ngoc Son Temple, and a downtown pedicab ride "cyclo" (1 hour) round the old quarters with a stop at a newly-restored traditional long house. The sightseeing day ends with a water puppet show, a theatrical genre reflecting the agricultural civilization of thousands of years ago. Overnight in Hanoi.
Evening arrival : Visit the Fine Arts Museum and the bustling Old Quarter, then enjoy water puppet show. Overnight in Hanoi.
Day 2 – Hanoi – HAL (B/ L/ D)
After breakfast, transfer to the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Halong Bay, Vietnam’s most iconic attraction. Arrive at Bai Chay Pier & check in on board at noon. Enjoy local sea food lunch while the junk sails, pass by very beautiful islets : Dog (Hòn Chó Đá).Incense (Hòn Đỉnh Hương), Fighting Cock (Hòn Gà Chọi)… Visit Heaven Palace – Driftwood (Thiên Cung- Đầu Gỗ) cave - Explore one of the most famous grotto of Halong Bay. Dinner and Overnigh on junk.
Day 3 – Halong – Hanoi (B/ L/ D)
Rise to the sound of the ocean coming to life for another lovely day with Tai Chi Exercise. Before breakfast, you may have an opportunity to view the sunrise over the bay. After breakfast, we cruise to the Bai Tho Mountain in the other beautiful Bai Tu Long Bay and we cruise back to the Halong dock. Lunch on boat before checkout is at 11:45. Boat arrive at harbor by 12:00 .Free time for shopping .12h45 get in bus for the drive back to Hanoi.. Drop you at your hotel around 16h30. Free till end of day. Overnight in Hanoi.
Day 4 – Hanoi – Hoa Lu – Tam Coc – Bich Dong (B/ L/ D)
Breakfast at hotel. The trip to Ninh Binh (Hoa Lu) with the spectacular landscape of “inland Halong Bay”. Visit to the Dinh & Le dynasty temples, followed by an exciting sampan cruise in the Tam Coc valley through caves and visits to Bich Dong pagoda. The mountainous scenery and rural life style seen en route will make beautiful snapshots. Back to Hanoi. Overnight in Hanoi.
Day 5 – Ninh Binh – Quang Binh (B/ L)
After breakfast, transfer to Quang Binh. Lunch at restaurant. Free explore the rest of day. Overnight in Quang Binh.
Day 6 – Phong Nha – Thien Duong Cave (B/ L/ D)
07:30 After breakfast, our car and tour guide will pick up guests at Dong Hoi
08:30 Arrive Thien Duong parking area, golf car will take you to the cave (located in the park's core zone)
12:00 Go back to Phong Nha village for having lunch
13:30 On boat to to go to Phong Nha cave.
Transfer back to Hotel at about 16h00. Overnight in Dong Hoi.
Day 7 - Quang Binh – Quang Tri - Vinh Moc Tunnels - Hue (B/ D)
Pick up at hotel for departure to Dong Ha, we have some stops at sites along the way ( important to the 1972 Easter Offensive ), such as Highway of Horror, Quang Tri Citadel, the Ai Tu airfield ).The first stop is Gio Linh ( Alpha 2 ) frirebase - thenorthernmost firebase of the U.S Marine Corps in South Vietnam. We continue north to the old DMZ, the old de-facto border between North and South Vietnam for 18 years, where we will take a walk on the Peace bridge across the Ben Hai river, the river that was the only true physical demarcation line between the two Vietnams. The last stop of the day is Vinh Moc tunnels, the refuge of some 400 north Vietnamese refugees during the bombing operation "Rolling Thunder." We have our luch stop at the breezy beach of Cua Tung for some swimming before driving all the way back to Hue. Overnight in Hue.
Day 8 – Hue City full day (B/ L/ D)
Visit the former imperial capital of Vietnam. A boat trip on the romantically named Perfume River visits Hue’s best-known religious site, Thien Mu Pagoda, and the mausoleum of former emperor Minh Mang, in a tranquil setting of gardens and lakes. In the afternoon visit the elaborate mausoleums of emperors Tu Duc and Khai Dinh and the Imperial Citadel from where the Nguyen Dynasty ruled between 1802 and 1945. In the evening, take a boat to enjoy Hue folk show. Overnight in Hue.
Day 9 – Hue – Danang – Hoian (B/ L/ D)
In the morning drive to Danang via Hai Van Tunnel. Stop at Lang Co fishing village for lunch. Continue to Danang with the one of the 5 most beautiful beaches on planet. Come Hoian Ancient town in the evening, take a short break then discover Hoian night life on your own. Dinner specialties at Le Ba Truyen Restaurant. Overnigh in Hoian.
Day 10 – Hoian City full day (B/ L/ D)
Today visit to Hoi An ancient town, take a leisurely walk through the ancient town, a world heritage site recognized by UNESCO in 1999, to feast your eyes on antique structures: residential houses, Phuc Kien assembly halls, pagodas, markets, Japanese Bridge etc. Overnight in Hoian.
Day 11 – Hoian – Cham Island adventure 2 days 1 night (B/ L/ D)
Breakfast and check-out. Get on the speed boat to Cham islands. Visit Hai Tang pagoda, Monsoon shelter & ancient graves, temples. Lunch with sea food. Enjoy Snorkeling, swimming. Dinner on island then organize a campfire with your group. Overnight on basic accommodation on Cham Island.
Day 12 – Hoian - Danang – Flight to Nha Trang (B/ L/ D)
Breakfast and Check out. Leave Hoian for Danang and fly to Nha Trang this morning. Visit the ruins of Po Nagar Cham Towers and enjoy mud bathing in Thap Ba Hot Springs & Mud bath. Dinner and overnight in Nha Trang.
Day 13 – Nha Trang Islands (B/ L/ D)
Start at 8.30 am from your hotel to Cau Da port. Cruise to Mun Island & Tam Island, where you stop for fishing & snorkeling at Mun Island. Back to Con se Tre restaurant for having seafood lunch on Bamboo island. Enjoy the fish you catch. Relax & swim on your own time. On the way back to the shore, a short visit to fishing village to see the fresh shrimp, zoo groupers, sea crab raised in floating cages. Transfer back to hotel for dinner. Overnight in Nha Trang.
Day 14 – Nha Trang – HCMC (B/ L/ D)
After breakfast, take early flight to Ho Chi Minh City. Then start your full day trip explore Sai Gon, begin at the city’s bustling Chinatown and visit Thien Hau Temple, from where you will take a cyclo ride; the most appropriate and unusual way to explore Cholon, literally meaning ‘big market’. The ride will take you to the lively Binh Tay Market. Then visit a lacquerware factory to witness workers continuing a Vietnamese ancestral tradition. After lunch visit the War Museum and the former Presidential Palace, from there on you will go on foot (the car will be available at all times) to visit the major sights of colonial Ho Chi Minh City: the Notre Dame Cathedral, Old Saigon Post Office. Dinner and overnight in Sai Gon.
Day 15 – HCMC –Phan Thiet (B/ L/ D)
After breakfast, star driving towards the north on Highway street passes through the bustling city of Bien Hoa, look beside street you can see rubber plantations. Nearer to Phan Thiet the terrain changes to semi-desert with cactus plants and strange looking dragon fruit plantation. And study the way of local farmer to grow dragon trees.
Get on cable car to reach the top of Ta cuu Mountain, with Tacuu pagoda and statue of lying buddha, that’s largest & longest statue in asia, hight 11M, length 49M, Arrive in Phan Thiet in the late morning and check into resort. The rest of day is free to relax by the pool or on the sandy beach.
Day 16 - Mui Ne Beach – HCM (B/ L/ D)
Morning: Roaming over colored sand dunes at Hon Rom. Visit Cham temple,fishing quay, trekking on a path of countryside to visit a village of inhabitants, drop at workshop producing fish sauce, walk in phan thiet Market for shopping
Afternoon: turn back to Hochiminh free time and have buffet at vietnamese restaurant .
Day 17 - Ho Chi Minh – Phu Quoc Island (B/ L/ D)
Private car pick up at Phu Quoc International Airport transfer to Sao Beach is the most beautiful beach on the island with white sand and warm waters. After having lunch, free swimming and bathing at here.
Afternoon visit some places:
• Coconut Prison: A place which keeps and imitates a part of Phu Quoc island history.
• Exploring cultured pearls farm - cultured in Phu Quoc.
Back to your hotel, check in and have dinner. Freedom to explore Dinh Cau Night Market. Overnight at resort.
Day 18 - Phu Quoc Island (B)
After breakfast, then private car and tour guide pick you up visit some places:
• Exploring cultured pearls farm - cultured in Phu Quoc.
• Myrtle Wine: A traditional wine of local people
• Fish Sauce House: Discover manufacture of one of the most famous fish sauce brand name all around the world
• Pepper farm: Phu Quoc island is known as kingdom of pepper, the peppers here have a specific of taste.
• Fishing village: Find out fishermen daily activities and enjoy fresh seafood with cheap price here.
Lunch and Dinner specialties at local restaurant. Overnight at Resort.
Day 19 Phu Quoc – Ho Chi Minh departure. Tour ends. (B)
After farewell breakfast, transfer to Phu Quoc Airport for flight to HCM. Tour ends. See you next time.
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