Vietnam Insight

2,916 USD - 2,520 USD (min 2 person - max 10 person)
14 days - 13 nights
Throughout Vietnam
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TRIP HIGHLIGHT

  • Visit Hanoi's Old Quarter is alive with people, traffic, and bustling market streets.
  • Cruise the waters of Halong Bay with its thousands of limestone islets.
  • Visit the charming town of Hoi An a UNESCO heritage site.
  • Down south, discover the story of Saigon, squeeze into the Cu Chi Tunnels
  • Enjoy cruise with Song Xanh Sampanh
  • Enjoy local street food on motorbike.
  • Relax at beautiful beach in Phu Quoc Island

ITINERARY

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INCLUSION

  • 12 nights hotel twin or double share
  • 01 night cruise on Halong Bay
  • Meals as indicated in the program
  • Private transportation
  • Excellent English speaking guide
  • Boat trip fees.
  • Domestic Air ticket
  • Entrance fees according to the program.
  • Mineral water.

DAY BY DAY

Welcome to Vietnam! Guide pick up and transfer to hotel for check in. You will have free time to for relax. Overnight in Hanoi.



Meals: N/A

Included: Airport pick up with guide, accommodation

8:00 am, tour guide pick up you at hotel for city tour. Morning, visit Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, House Stilt, One-Pillar Pagoda, Quan Thanh Temple, Tran Quoc Pagoda. 12:30: Enjoy lunch at local restaurant. 2:00 pm, continue to visit Ethebology Museum, Literature of Temple, Old Quarter, Hoan Kiem Lake, Ngoc Son Temple. Overninght in Hanoi.



Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Included: Meals, transportation, accommodation, guide, entrance fees.

Breakfast at hotel, check out hotel. 8:00 am, drive through rice paddy fields to Halong Bay. Upon arrival at Vinashin dock, check in cabin, feast on a delicious lunch as you cruise among beautiful of islets. The Bai Tu Long area has the wild beauty with the panoramic natural views, making it unforgettable to guests. Visiting the Vung Vieng village - the famous pearl-growing village and the fishing tanks of the local people. You can observe the process of feeding pearl as well as the life of local people on the surface of Halong Bay. You will visit the Vung Vieng fishing village on the typical round-shaped rowing boat of Halong area. Observing the fish-feeding tanks, shopping at the souvenir shops, taking photos and discovering the local life of people here are the main activities for you. The cruise sails from the Vung Vieng fishing village to Cong Do sleeping area. Tourists can treasure the wonderful beauty of Bai Tu Long Bay at the sunset, admire the striking islands and islets, relax and savor the fresh and peaceful atmosphere which could hardly be found in land. Onboard the vessel, surrounded by a stunning setting in motion, attend our chef’s cooking demonstration and try your skills in the art of traditional Vietnamese cooking. Dinner and overnight on board.



Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Included: Meals, transportation, accommodation, guide, entrance fees.

Take a delightful morning cruise through the limestone cliffs and emerald waters of Ha Long Bay with a Tai Chi lessons. The cruise will slowly sails toward Tuan Chau harbour criss-crossing the 2000 islets of Halong Bay. Explore the area of Hon Co Island and Co Cave (Grass Cave, also known as Thien Canh Son). You can revel in the breathtaking view of Bai Tu Long bay from above, as well as the glorious long white sand of Hon Co Island. Relax on the white sand beach of Co Island, enjoy swimming on the area of Co Island. With the long white sand beaches and the crystal-like green water, definitely, tourists would have the fantastic moments after exploring the cave. 11:30 am, drive back to Hanoi, arrive Hanoi around 4:30 pm. Have a dinner . Then we transfer to airport for flight to Hue. Upon arrival, tour guide pick up in Hue at 20:15 pm, transfer to hotel for check in. Overnight in Hue.



Meals: Breakfast, Brunch

Included: Meals, transportation, accommodation, guide, entrance fees, airfare HAN/HUI

Breakfast at hotel. 8:00 am, guide pick up at hotel for cruise on Perfume River to visit to Thien Mu pagoda, the Imperial Citadel where the Nguyen Dynasty ruled between 1802 and 1945. You will also stop to visit the Flag Tower, Noon Gate, Nine Dynastic Urns, Nine Holy Cannons, Thai Hoa Palace, and the Forbidden Purple City. Lunch at local restaurant. After lunch, we visit Khai Dinh Tomb. Back to hotel and free time. Overnight in Hue.



Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Included: Meals, transportation, accommodation, guide, entrance fees.

Breakfast and check out hotel. 8:00 am, we leave Hue for Hoi An, on the way to stop for sightseeing the high mountain pass of Hai Van: Lang Co Beach; the lagoon far below with Danang spread. 1:00 pm, lunch in Hoi An. 2:30 pm, explore the ancient city of Hoi An which former name’s Faifo where there were a lot of Chinese living together with the Japanese and Vietnamese, the highlights will be Japanese Covered Bridge, Phung Hung Ancient Trading House, Phuoc Kien Temple, the Cantanese congregation, silk street in Hoi an, the temples and pagodas of Chinese appearance. Overnight in Hoi An.



Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Included: Meals, transportation, accommodation, guide, entrance fees.

8:00 am, picking up and dropping off at hotel by bicycle (In case of not being able to bike, van can be used to go as an option). Starting biking to the countryside throughout the rice paddle, enjoy the fresh air with the nature. Meeting the local farmer, talking with them about their local farming daily life, having a cup of tea with them at the middle of the rice paddle field farm. Wearing farming clothes before getting into muddy rice field like: Vietnamese authentic and traditional farmer clothes, conical hat, boost, etc. Listening to the tour guide introduced and explained about the process of the wet rice how to grow it. Starting the farming works to learn how to grow wet rice with water buffalo plough, use agricultural water system. Transplanting rice at the rice field. Enjoy riding with water buffalo at a small pond at the rice farm. Having a local lunch with the local farmer at their house. Biking back hotel. Overnight in Hoi An.



Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Included: Meals, transportation, accommodation, guide, entrance fees.

Breakfast & check out hotel. 7:30 am, guide pick up & transfer to airport for. 10:55 am, arrive to Saigon. Guide pick up and transfer to hotel for check in. Visit Presidential Palace, The Old Saigon Post Office. After this historical visit continue to the War Remnants Museum where exhibition halls display imagery of both the French and ‘American’ wars. Continue to the Jade Emperor Pagoda located on the fringes of District 1. Dating from 1909 and built by Cantonese Buddhists this quiet oasis was designed using feng shui principals showcasing ornate statues and effigies. Following your tour head back to your hotel. Overnight in Saigon.



Meals: Breakfast

Included: Meals, transportation, accommodation, guide, entrance fees, airfare DAD/SGN

Breakfast at hotel. 8:30 am, guide pick up at hotel. Traveling to Cu Chi Tunnels. Before going underground, a short introductory video showing how the tunnels were constructed will be given. We then spend time exploring the maze of tunnels including the secret cellar-door, museum of self-made weapons, shooting range, garment-factory ammunition, and the tunnels to have a real look in this tiny underground network. Back to Saigon for lunch. The you have free time. 5:30 pm, Saigon Food Tour guide will pick up at hotel for an amazing night to expore the food and enjoy Saigon night life atmosphere. Overnight in Saigon.



Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Included: Meals, transportation, accommodation, guide, entrance fees.

Breakfast at hotel. 8:00 am, guide at your hotel for a drive through the Mekong Delta to Cai Be. Upon arrival, check in Song Xanh boat cruise. Stop along the way for glimpses of local handicrafts that provide a living for the river people. Observe from the comfort of your boat life as it play out on the riverbanks – the people, the stunning landscapes – while your attentive crew serves tea and seasonal fruit. Before arriving at Sa Dec, go ashore to visit a pottery factory where everything is made by hand and all is recycled. Arrive in Sa Dec and take a stroll to the outdoor market. Visit the local celebrity: the ancient house of Huynh Thuy Le, real-life character of the novel and film “The Lover by Marguerite Duras. Lunch is served on board while cruising towards Can Tho along a narrow canal teeming with life. You will pass monkey bridges and tiny villages before stopping for a visit to a Cao Dai Temple. Cycle or row in a small boat around the countryside to explore the surroundings. Your last stopover before sunset is at an ancient house, a “Nha Co” dating back to the 19th Century. The owner welcomes you and a candlelit dinner is served in this authentic countryside setting. After dinner return on board while Song Xanh continues its cruise towards Hau River. Overnight on board.



Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Included: Meals, transportation, accommodation, guide, entrance fees, boat trip

Early wake-up for a visit to the famous Cai Rang Floating Market up at 6: 00am which only operates from 5:00 am to 8:00 am every day. Breakfast is served on board while the Song Xanh navigates towards the market among local barges laden with fruit and vegetales. Later on, cruise towards Can Tho. Pick up and transfer Can Tho airport for flight to Phu Quoc. Upon arrival, driver pick up and transfer to resort. Free time at resort. Overnight in Phu Quoc.



Meals: Breakfast

Included: Meals, transportation, accommodation, guide, entrance fees, airfare VCA/PQC

Breakfast at resort. Free time relax and overnight in Phu Quoc.



Meals: Breakfast

Included: Accommodation

Breakfast at resort. Free time till for flight back to Saigon. 10:30 am, driver pick up at hotel for flight to Saigon. Upon arrival, guide pick up and transfer to hotel for check in and free time. Overnight in Saigon.



Meals: Breakfast

Included: Meals, transportation, accommodation, guide, entrance fees, airfare PQC/SGN

Breakfast at hote, still guide pick up for flight back home



Meals: Breakfast

Included: Airport drop off with guide

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