VIETNAM (OCN) — Do you have a month long vacation coming up? See below on how you can pass the time.
* Day – 1
* – Hanoi
Hanoi You are warmly welcomed by our Tour guide at Noibai Airport and transferred to your hotel in Hanoi capital. Be free and relax after long journey. In the evening, attend Water Pupet Show and enjoy welcome dinner with traditional music or show. Overnight in Hanoi.
* Day – 2
* – Hanoi – Ninh Binh
Hanoi – Ninh Binh In the morning, visit Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, Ho Chi Minh Residence, One-Pillar pagoda Tran Quoc pagoda, Quan Thanh temple, Army Museum and Hanoi Flag Tower. In the afternoon, proceed to Ninh Binh, visit Hoa Lu – ancient capital of Vietnam in the 10th century and the remains are the two temples of Dinh King & Le King, have dinner in Ninh Binh. Overnight in Ninh Binh.
* Day – 3
* – Ninh Binh – Halong Bay
Ninh Binh – Halong Bay After breakfast, drive to Tam Coc which is considered “Halong Bay on land” then take a sampan on winding streams deep in rice fields and limestone rocks to visit Tam Coc caves. After lunch leave Ninh Binh for Halong bay via Hai Phong Port City . Dinner and Overnight in Halong bay.
* Day – 4
* – Halong Bay – Hanoi – Lao Cai
Halong Bay – Hanoi – Lao Cai Take a morning cruise around to perceive the beauty of Halong Bay, stop to visit Sunprising Cave, one of the most beautiful, biggest caves on Halong Bay and enjoy lunch on boat. Back to Hanoi then get a night train to Sapa. Overnight on train.
* Day – 5
* – Lao Cai – Sapa
Lao Cai – Sapa Arrive at Lao Cai train station at about 6.30. Take a transfer to Sapa. Check in at the hotel and freshen up after a long trip with breakfast in the good weather of Sapa, then, visit Sapa town. In the afternoon, take a 2km short trek to Cat Cat Village, the home of H’mong minority, have dinner at local restaurant. Overnight in Sapa town.
* Day – 6
* – Sapa – Lao Cai – Hanoi
Sapa – Lao Cai – Hanoi Short drive to visit Lao Chai and Ta Van Villages, home of H’mong and Day ethic. Enjoy slope rice field, bamboo valley, rustic villages and villager daily work a long the way. Return to Sapa and take a transfer back to Lao Cai station for night train to Hanoi. Overnight on train.
* Day – 7
* – Hanoi – Dong Hoi
Hanoi – Dong Hoi Visit Van Phuc silk village and Bat Trang portery village to see how they make silk and portery and go shopping. Take a night train to Dong Hoi. Overnight on train.
* Day – 8
* – Dong Hoi
Dong Hoi After check–in, relax, then drive to Phong Nha – Ke Bang National Park. Getting on boat and cruise the world’s longest underground river to Phong Nha Cave. The deeper one penetrates, the more magical the natural aspects of the caves are. After 700m cruise, a large dry passage appears, discover the cave for 500m by walking. Have a chance to explore the remain of Cham Altars and Inscriptions inside. Overnight in Dong Hoi Town.
* Day – 9
* – Dong Hoi – Hue
Dong Hoi – Hue Drive along Ho Chi Minh Trail back to Hue with a stopover at historic Hien Luong Bridge, Ben Hai River and the famous Vinh Moc Tunnel. “Quang Tri is located in the central Vietnam near the crossways between North and South Vietnam, Laos, and Thailand. Several different minorities populate this province (Kinh, Bru-Van Kieu).From 1954 until the defeat of the Americans in 1975, Ben Hai river marked the division of Vietnam”. Continue the drive to Hue. Overnight in Hue.
* Day – 10
* – Hue
Hue Start the tour with a visit to Imperial Citadel and King Minh Mang tomb, King Tu Duc Tomb, Thien Mu Pagoda. Then we will embark in a boat cruise along Perfume river to admire sunset and enjoy Vietnamese traditional folk song with Imperial dinner. Overnight in Hue.
* Day – 11
* – Hue – Hoi An
Hue – Hoi An Morning drive to Hoi An through Hai Van pass, marble mountain, China beach, Lang Co beach – one of the most beautiful beach of Vietnam. Visit Cham museum on the way, Cham museum is the open air collection of Cham sculpture with many of the sandstone carvings. After check-in at hotel, visit the Ancient town. Overnight in Hoi An
* Day – 12
* – Hoi An – My Son
Hoi An – My Son In the morning, take a private car from Hoi An Town to My Son Holy Land – one of the world heritage of Vietnam. Back to Hoi An for lunch. Leisure time in the afternoon for beach activities or relax on the bank of Thu Bon river or go shopping around. Overnight in Hoi An.
* Day – 13
* – Hoi An – Nha Trang
Hoi An – Nha Trang Transfer to Da Nang Airport to fly to Nha trang around noon. Relax on the beach of Nha Trang. Overnight in Nha Trang
* Day – 14
* – Nha Trang
Nha Trang Have one day boat trip. visit Mun Island, the best site for snorkeling where you will see lots of live colorful corals and fish. This site has been officially protected under the support of Danish Government. Relax, sunbath and swim at Tam island. Then, visit Tri Nguyen Aquarium on Mieu Island. At this place, the life of the many sea species of Nha Trang ocean that being made in a smaller world of this aquarium can be seen. Return to Nha Trang about 16.00. Overnight in Nha Trang
* Day – 15
* – Nha Trang – Phan Thiet
Nha Trang – Phan Thiet After breakfast, comtinue driving to Phanthiet to enjoy fresh air and relax on the beach, wonderful beach of Vietnam. Overnight in Phan Thiet.
* Day – 16
* – Phan Thiet – Dalat
Phan Thiet – Dalat After breakfast, comtinue driving to Dalat to enjoy fresh air and relax. Overnight in Dalat
* Day – 17
* – Dalat – Hochiminh City
Dalat – Hochiminh City Visit Love valley, Xuan Huong Lake, Than Tho Lake, Hang nga crazy house, Bao dai palace. Go shopping at XQ Art Embroidery Garden. Enjoy lunch before taking flight to Hochiminh city. Overnight in Hochiminh City
* Day – 18
* – Hochiminh City
Hochiminh City The tour begins with a visit to Reunification Palace, War Museum, Notre Dame Cathedral. After lunch, continue to visit Binh Tay Market, Thien Hau Pagoda, on the way back bustling China Town which should not be missed. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City
* Day – 19
* – Hochiminh City – Can Tho
Hochiminh City – Can Tho Mekong Delta trip provides you a good look at varieties of the life and scenery on the Mekong River itself as well as on the bank of the river. Start the trip by a drive to Vinh Long. On arrival, embark a boat cruising along Mekong river by passing floating Cai Be Market. Explore the local life, handicraft productions. The boat continues toward Can Tho, have a chance of enjoying sunset on the way to Can Tho. Overnight in Can Tho
* Day – 20
* – Can Tho – Hochiminh City
Can Tho – Hochiminh City The watery world of the Mekong Delta is home to many bustling floating markets. Explore the vibrant floating market of Cai Rang, where particular local productions are sold on each boat. Enjoy the beautiful scenery and Take part in the daily activities of the locals who lives along the Mekong canals and roam through the village to a rice husking mill and a rice noodles making shop. After an impressive boat trip, drive back to Ho Chi Minh via My Tho with a stop at Bonsai garden. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City
* Day – 21
* – Hochiminh City – Cu Chi Tunnel
Hochiminh City – Cu Chi Tunnel Drive a long way on the country side of Vietnam to Tay Ninh, 100 km from Ho Chi Minh city. proceed to the head quarter of Cao Dai religion to witness the daily ceremony at Cao Dai Holy See, meet followers who come to attend the ceremony, wear colored robes, a symbol of the curious combination of the Confucianism, Taoism, Christianity and Buddhism. Have lunch at a local restaurant then continue to Cu Chi, the incredible underground tunnel network constructed by Vietnamese fighters during the long struggle for independence. Overnight at Ho Chi Minh City
* Day – 22
* – Hochiminh City
Hochiminh City Free time for shopping or optional visit before transfer to Tan Son Nhat Airport for departure. End of tour.