Route: SAIGON – CAN THO – NHA TRANG – DANANG – HOIAN – HUE – HANOI – HALONG
Tour code: VNOO9
Duration: 12 days 11 nights
Day 1: Arrive Ho Chi Minh City
Upon arrival in Ho Chi Minh City, you will be welcomed by Vietnam Paradise Travel’s tour guide, transferred to hotel for overnight.
Include: Hotel in HCMC, Transportation
Day 2: HCM city tour
We depart our hotel for the Reunification Palace, the former Independence Palace for the president of the South of Vietnam. Then we visit War Remnant Museum, where you can see countless artifacts, photographs and pictures documenting about the second Indochina war. We stop at Notre Dame Cathedral and Old Post office to get our good shots for our memory of the biggest city in Vietnam. Our delicious lunch will be served at a restaurant In the afternoon we will visit Ben Thanh market, Cho Lon, Chinese town and market. We will be back our hotel after visiting Giac Lam pagoda, one of the oldest and finest pagodas in HCMC
Include: Hotel in HCMC (family room), Transportation, Meals: Breakfast, lunch. Tour guide, Entrance fees
Day 3: HCMC – Can Tho
We depart from your hotel at 0800, heading south to Cai Be. Upon arrival at 10.30AM, we board a boat for a journey through the town’s floating market. Cruise through a secluded canals and over the Mighty Mekong to island where we stop to enjoy seasonal fruits before our boat takes us to Vinh Long where we get back on the car for our trip to Can Tho for overnight.
Include: Hotel in Can Tho, Transportation, Meals: Breakfast, lunch, Boat trips, Tour guide, Entrance fees
Day 4: Can Tho – HCMC
We start early for a boat trip to Cai Rang floating market, then comes a long distance cruise and walk on a quiet country road to take in the magnificent scenery and get close to the locals as they go about their daily activities. Our car picks us up and head back Saigon, lunch break en route.
Include: Hotel in HCMC, Transportation, Meals: Breakfast, lunch, Tour guide, Boat trips, Entrance fees
Day 5: HCMC – Nha Trang
AM: after breakfast, you are transferred to airport for flight to Nha Trang depart at 11.30, upon arrival you are picked up to hotel for check in PM: City tour Nha Trang including Po Nagar, Cham Tower, and Long Son Pagoda
Include: Hotel in Nha Trang, , Transportation, Meals: Breakfast, lunch. Tour guide, Entrance fees
Day 6: Nha Trang
Free at your leisure in Nha Trang
Include: Hotel in Nha Trang, Meals: Breakfast at hotel
Day 7: Nha Trang – Da Nang – Hoi An
Take flight to Da Nang which depart at 7.45AM, upon arrival you will be transferred to Hoi An. On the way, we visit Cham Museum & Marble Mountain. Afternoon: Visit Hoi An ancient town, a small town recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, This is an old city with an old style, and the majority of activities involve historic sites, traditional homes and people-watching, Hoi An has nice beach that accessible for kids, Scuba diving and boat tours to Cham Island are another good way to spend your time.
Include: Hotel in Hoi An, Transportation, Meals: Breakfast, lunch, Tour guide, Entrance fees
Day 8: Hoi An – Hue
Drive to Hue, visit Lang Co beach, Hai Van Pass Upon arrival in Hue, we visit Royal Citadel which was constructed by Emperor Gia Long. Before leaving the site of Imperial city we visit Imperial Museum then Khai Dinh Tomb After dinner, we enjoy a boat trip along Perfume River for Hue’s Traditional folksongs
Include: Hotel in Hue (family room), Transportation, Meals: Breakfast, lunch, Tour guide, Entrance fees
Day 9: Hue – Ha Noi
Take 1 hour flight to Ha Noi that departs at 8.00AM. Upon arrival in Hanoi, you will be picked up and start city tour Ha Noi is the vibrant capital city of Vietnam. The ancient city is a home of numerous interesting cultural sites such as Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum Complex, Temple of Literature, Ethnological museum. Kids can visit SOS village and play with unfortunate children, Zoological Garden, cyclo in Old Quarter, visit lakes, enjoy Water Puppet show.
Include: Hotel in Ha Noi (family room), Transportation, Meals: Breakfast, lunch, Tour guide, Entrance fees
Day 10: Ha Noi – Ha Long
Pick up at your address in Ha Noi at 8.30 AM and drive to Ha Long. Arrive at 12.00 noon. At Ha Long port, our Crew welcomes you on Junk, enjoy welcome drink & check into your cabin. Lunch with seafood will be served right after. At 13.00, boat starts 3.5 hours cruising into Ha Long bay to see the amazing karsts with different formations: Mat Qui (Monster’s face) islet, But Moc islet, Cap De islet, Trong (Drum) cave, Trinh Nu cave, to a Floating Fishing village to se this unique way of life… and then explore Luon cave (from 16.40 to 17.30). There will be lots of time for swimming, sun bathing. Enjoy a great sunset dinner and relax under the starlit sky before retiring to the comfort of your cabin.
Include: Accommodation on Boat (cabin for family ), Transportation, Meals: Breakfast, lunch, dinner, Tour guide on boat, Entrance fees
Day 11: Ha Long – Ha Noi
Early risers can enjoy a morning view of Bay’s landscapes with a cup of tea, coffees, fresh fruits. Sitting on the upper deck, we can enjoy the breath – taking beauty of the rocky Islands rising from the crystal-clear waters of the Bay. The quiet is almost eerie; we can hear birds singing, cicadas chirping ashore and the gentle lapping of the waves against our boat, the perfect soundtrack to accompany the fresh air and gentle breeze. And then explore Sung Sot (Amazing) cave (8.00 to 9.00), swim and relax at Titop beach. At 09.30, boat start cruising back and brunch buffet will served from 10.30 to 11.30, check out procedure at 11.35. Arrive at harbor by 12.00 noon, and drive back to Ha Noi for overnight.
Include: Hotel in Ha Noi (family room), Transportation, Meals: Breakfast, lunch
Day 12: Ha Noi – Departure
You will be escorted to airport for your outgoing flight.
Include: Transportation, Meal: Breakfast