VL31: VIET NAM HIGHLIGHT TRIP (20 DAYS)

$1.248.00

    DAY 1: HO CHI MINH ARRIVAL - CAN THO (L, D)
    Arrive at Tan Son Nhat International airport. Welcomed by your local guide and driver. Transfer to Can Tho. Arrive in Can Tho, check in hotel. Have dinner and overnight in Can Tho.
     
    DAY 2: CAI RANG FLOATING MARKET - MY THO - HCMC (B, L, D)
    AM: Get up early at 4:30am. Start to visit Cai Rang Floating Market by boat. Then, come back hotel for breakfast.
    After breakfast, transfer to My Tho and take a cruise trip in Tien River and see four islands: Dragon, Unicorn, Tortoise, and Phoenix. Enjoy fresh coconut juice.
    Boat runs along fish farm for traveler to learn about local people how to feed fish.
    Stop at Thoi Son Island, go walking around countryside road, enjoy tropical fruits and listen to traditional music.
    To visit honey-bee farm, enjoy honey tea, pip banana wine and many kind of jams.
    Take a rowing boat on small canal with water coconut lines and learning about local people’s life.
    Come back big Boat, to sail up Tien River to Ben Tre Province. To visit handicraft workshop that are made from coconut wood.
    Ride a horse-drawn carriage along country lane Quoi Son Village to seeing orchards and local people’s life.
    To Tan Thach Village to visit Coconut Candy workshop come back big Boat. Arrive at port, transfer to HCMC.
    PM: Visit HCMC with General Post Office, City Hall… Check in your hotel. Have dinner and overnight in HCMC.
     
    DAY 3: HCMC - DAMBRI WATERFALL - DA LAT (B, L, D)
    AM: After breakfast, transfer to Da Lat, have lunch on the way. The first stop-over is Dambri Waterfall, a huge waterfall in Lam Dong Province. Have lunch.
    PM: Continue to Da Lat City. We will be broken up by stops at some of the tea and coffee plantations.
    Arrive at Da Lat, sometimes known as the “City of Eternal Spring” by late afternoon, there will be the chance for a short walk to get a feel for this delightful city.
    Check in hotel. Have dinner and overnight in Dalat city.

    DAY 4: DA LAT CITY TOUR - MUI NE (B, L, D)
    AM: After breakfast, visit City flower garden, Crazy house, the Robin Hill and the Palace of Bao Dai (the last King of Vietnam), Linh Phuoc Pagoda. Next stop is Datanla Waterfall. Have lunch.
    PM: After lunch, transfer to Mui Ne. Arrive in Mui Ne, check in hotel. Have dinner and overnight in Mui Ne.
     
    DAY 5: WHITE SAND DUNES - NHA TRANG (B, L, D)
    AM: Wake up early and enjoy a short trip to White Sand Dunes. Following is a Zeep trip to sand dunes. Then visit Fairy Stream (one small nice spring near Hon Rom) and Fishing Village. Come back hotel for breakfast and relaxing.
    PM: After lunch, transfer to Nha Trang. Arrive in Nha Trang, check in hotel. Have dinner and overnight in Nha Trang.
     
    DAY 6: NHA TRANG ISLANDS - CITY TOUR (B, L, D)
    AM: We go to the habour by car. Get on the boat, photo stop at Tri Nguyen aquarium (outside), Snorkel at Mot Island, Enjoy local basket boat and explore the life of fishermen at Mieu fishing village. Then go to Bamboo resort for a special seafood lunch. Relax and swim at Bamboo Island till the time you want to come back the hotel.
    PM: Visit Chong Promontory (Two big rocks called husband & wife rock) and Ponagar Tower built in 8th century.
    Have dinner and overnight in Nha Trang.

    DAY 7: NHA TRANG - QUY NHON (B, L, D)
    AM: After breakfast, transfer to Quy Nhon. You will have relax time and see nice seacoast during trip on the car from Nha Trang to Quy Nhon. Have lunch on the way.
    PM: Stop over to visit Ganh Da Dia (Cliff of Stone Plates) with natural stones, strangely structured rocks, columns or oblique of frozen mineral flows… continue to Quy Nhon City. Check in hotel. Have dinner and overnight in Quy Nhon.
     
    DAY 8: QUY NHON - HOI AN (B, L, D)
    AM: Have breakfast and check out your hotel. Transfer to Hoi An. Have lunch on the way.
    PM: Arrive at Hoi An, check in your hotel and walking to visit Hoi An ancient town (charming and wonderfully preserved, combining Chinese, Japanese and European influences). Have dinner and overnight in Hoi An.
     
    DAY 9: HOI AN - MY SON - HOI AN (B, L, D)
    AM: After early breakfast, drive to My Son holly land, the site of the most important Cham intellectual and religious center during the 4th to 13th century, considered as the World Heritage. Have lunch at My Son.
    PM: Take boat trip on Thu Bon River to return Hoi An Town. On the way, stop over to see Thanh Ha Ceramic Village, and Kim Bong Carpenters Village.
    Free for shopping and enjoy yourself in The Ancient Town. Dinner and Overnight in Hoi An.
     
    DAY 10: HOI AN - BA NA HILLS - HUE (B, L, D)
    AM: After breakfast, visit Marble Mountain, then transfer to Da Nang to visit Ba Na Hills. We arrive at the top of Bana Hills easily by cable car (World's longest cable car) and start to visit: Linh Ung Pagoda, Fantasy Park… Have lunch.
    PM: Transfer to Hue. Arrive in Hue, check in hotel. Have dinner and overnight in Hue.
      
    DAY 11: HUE CITY (B, L, D)
    AM: Visit Thien Mu Pagoda, which is situated on Ha Khe Hill, 5km from center of Hue City and Tu Duc Tomb.
    PM: Visit Hue Capital citadel - The grand palace of the last dynasty of Nguyen with Principal Gate, Royal Citadel, Forbidden Citadel, the Flag Tower, and Horne Palace...
    After dinner, join Hue folksong on a dragon boat trip in Perfume River...Overnight in Hue.
     
    DAY 12: HUE - THIEN DUONG CAVE - DARK CAVE - DONG HOI (B, L, D)
    AM: Wake up early and depart to Paradise Cave (Phong Nha National Park - The World Heritage in Viet Nam). Then, continue to Dark Cave. The Dark Cave is the smaller version of the Son Doong Cave. The reason for the name is that there is no artificial light installed inside the cave and with its total length of 6 kilometers it’s nothing but darkness! Moreover, the rocks inside the cave are dark, some gray some black.
    Lunch at Dark Cave restaurant.
    PM: Have free time for joining adventure activities as: mud bath in Dark Cave, Zip-line, kayaking, swimming at Chay River….
    Then leave for Dong Hoi, check in hotel. Have dinner and overnight in Dong Hoi.
     
    DAY 13: DONG HOI - HA NOI (B, L, D)
    After breakfast, transfer to Ha Noi. Have lunch on the way.
    Arrive in Ha Noi, check in hotel. Have dinner and overnight in Ha Noi.
     
    DAY 14: HA NOI - SA PA - FANSIPAN (B, L, D)
    AM: After breakfast at your hotel, transfer to Sa Pa on Ha Noi  - Lao Cai Highway. Arrive in Sa Pa, have lunch.
    PM: Visit Silver Waterfall, continue to visit the world's longest three-rope cable car system, extending from the northern Lao Cai Province's Sapa Town to Fansipan peak. Come back Sa Pa town. Check in Hotel. Have dinner and overnight in Sa Pa.
     
    DAY 15: LAO CHAI - TA VAN VILLAGE (B, L, D)
    AM: After breakfast, transfer to Lao Chai village then trek to Ta Van village to visit Dzay minority. Have lunch at Ta Van Village.
    PM: Come back Sa Pa Town. Free time for shopping. Have dinner and overnight in Sa Pa.
     
    DAY 16: SA PA - HA NOI (B, L, D)
    AM: After breakfast, transfer to Ha Noi. Have lunch on the way.
    PM: Arrive in Ha Noi, check in hotel. Have diner and overnight in Ha Noi.
     
    DAY 17: HA NOI - HA LONG (B, L, D)
    After breakfast, transfer to Ha Long. On arrival at Halong City, we transfer to a refurbished wooden sailing junk for a cruise through the limestone cliffs and emerald waters of Halong Bay, giving us the chance to take in the stunning scenery of this World Heritage Site. Check-in registration boat. Have sea food lunch. 
    Enjoy a fantastic cruise in Ha Long bay to see Dinh Huong islet, Ga Choi islet, Dog islet, visit Sung Sot Cave and swim at Titov beach.
    Have dinner on board while watching sunset. Spend a romantic night on junk.
     
    DAY 18: HA LONG - HA NOI (B, L, D)
    AM: Breakfast. Check out and continue the cruise through Ha Long Bay. Come back Ha Long City, have lunch before transferring to Ha Noi.
    Arrive in Ha Noi, check in hotel. Have dinner and overnight in Ha Noi.

    DAY 19: HA NOI CITY TOUR (B, L, D)
    AM: After breakfast, visit Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum and One Pillar Pagoda, The Temple of Literature - The first University of Vietnam. Have lunch.
    PM: Visit Hoan Kiem Lake and The Huc Bridge. End of tour, we go around Hanoi Old Quarter by trishaw. You have free time for shopping.
    Enjoy buffet dinner at Sen Restaurant and overnight in Ha Noi.
     
    DAY 20: DEPARTURE (B)
    After breakfast, transfer to Noi Bai International Airport to catch home flight. Tour ends.

     

    PRICE FOR PER ADULT (USD)

    Price

    6 persons

    8 persons

    12 persons

    16 persons

    1,618

    1,436

    1,328

    1,255

     
    Tour cost included:
    - Transportation as tour program indicated.
    - Accommodation (Double/Twin/Triple shared rooms in hotel) with breakfast as below or similar:

    Overnight

    3 star

    Hotel in Can Tho

    Ninh Kieu 3 star Hotel

    Hotel in HCMC

    Lavender Boutique Hotel

    Hotel in Da Lat

    Rum Vang 2 Hotel

    Hotel in Mui Ne

    Minh Chau Beach Resort

    Hotel in Nha Trang

    Le Duong Hotel

    Hotel in Quy Nhon

    Seagull Hotel 3 star zone

    Hotel in Hoi An

    Pho Hoi riverside Resort

    Hotel in Hue

    Asia Hotel

    Hotel in Dong Hoi

    Muong Thanh Quang Binh Hotel

    Hotel in Ha Noi

    An Nam Legend Hotel

    Hotel in Sa Pa

    Holiday Sa Pa Hotel

    Hotel in  Ha Long

    Van Hai Hotel

     

    - Private cruise in Ha Long Bay
    - Entrance fees
    - Ba Na Hills and Fansipan Cable car
    - Boat trip in Hue, Hoi An
    - English speaking guide
    - Meals as listed in tour program (B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner)
    - Mineral water during the tour: 01 bottle 0.5l/pax/day
    - Tips for tour guide and driver
     
    Tour cost excluded:
    - International flight tickets and airport taxes
    - Pre/post trip arrangement
    - Visa and visa arrangement; Insurance, telephone, and other personal expenses...
     
    Children Policy:
    - Free of charge for children under 5 years sharing bed with parents
    - Surcharge 50% rate of adult for children 5-9 years old sharing bed with parents
    - Surcharge 75% rate of adult for children 10-11 years old (under 1,3m) sharing bed with parents
    - Children from 12 years old up or over 1,3m are charged as adults.