- Duration: 11 Days
- Location: Vietnam
- Available Seat: Available
- Price: 30% OFF: From only 928 (AUD)
Vietnam Family tour: Experience the scenic attractions of Vietnam with your family and kids to visit the emerald Halong Bay, Hanoi and Sapa, and also fly to Ho Chi Minh City and experience the beauty along with hustle and bustle of Saigon while enjoying the cruise to Mekong, to even visiting the Cu Chi Tunnels and the Cao Dai Temple…
DAY 1: Hanoi Arrival
Welcome to Hanoi, the oriental gem of the Indochina, meet in the airport, transfer to hotel, rest of the day will be your own plan and exploration with your family, Overnight stay in Hanoi.
DAY 2: Hanoi Sightseeing (B/-/-)
Visit the following for this day tour in Hanoi:
We visit the Ho Chi Minh Complex including the Mausoleum, former residence quarter, the stilts house and the impressive One Pillar Pagoda.
Get familiar with the fabulous Temple of Literature, known as the first university of Vietnam
Visit Ethnology Museum to get an insight of the different ethnic groups living in Vietnam, Overnight stay in Hanoi.
DAY 3: Duong Lam Ancient Village – Night train to Sapa (B/L/D)
Breakfast in hotel, we move to Duong Lam Village, this is an interesting place for families to explore the ancient side of the Vietnam, we drive for 30km through the local villages and the Red River Delta Quarters, arrive to the village to visit the following:
Well-preserved Mong Phu Temple, time to walk around the narrow lanes of the village, lunch will be served in local restaurant.
Visit Mia Pagoda, another ancient pagoda dating back to the 15th century.
Visit Ngo Quyen and the impressive Phung Hung Temple which was built in memory of 2 Vietnamese heroes with the same name.
Back to Hanoi, en route we top the visit to another beautiful temple called Tay Phuong Pagoda. The pagoda offers beautiful architecture and ancient unique sculptures.
Arrive in Hanoi, transfer to the Hanoi train station for an overnight train to the North, to Sapa, Overnight in train to Sapa.
DAY 4: Sapa Discovery (B/L/D)
Arrive in Lao Cai, you’ll be picked up by your guide and driver to transfer you to Sapa Town, arrive and check in at your hotel. Sapa is a region that has been home to many ethnic tribes each wearing colorful and of course different costumes, we spend our day for a light trek that has been planned for your day, we will follow our guide to the Lao Chai and Ta Van Village through the impressive Hoang Lien Son Mountain Range, you will be served a local cuisine with the ethnic family. Afternoon is at your own, Overnight stay in Sapa.
DAY 5: Sapa to Hanoi (B)
Breakfast in your hotel, we will go for a pleasant trekking through the narrow trails to meet the Black Hmong ethnic minorities in the Ma Tra Village, out trail is surrounded by the rice-fields and the beautiful lush pines, Lunch with the local families in the village, in the afternoon, we will visit the Red Dao, or Zao minority village at the village that called Ta Phin. Time to visit the village and communicate with the villagers and minority people having been always one of the best moments of any trip to Sapa. Afterwards, transfer back to Sapa, drive to Lao Cai for an overnight train back to Hanoi. Overnight on train.
DAY 6: Drive to Halong Bay (B/L/D)
Breakfast in your hotel, then after, we will drive for 4 hours to Halong Bay, an incredible bay that is registered as a new wonder of the world in 1994. We drive through the Red River Delta, arrive in Halong Pier, check in with welcome drink, lunch on board while cruising through the emerald bay toward Bai Tu Long Bay. In the afternoon, there are some activities to enjoy with your family such as kayaking around Cap La and Tra San by kayak, visiting the floating villages or swimming in the warm waters of the evergreen bay, dinner on board, Overnight on board the cruise.
DAY 7: Halong Bay (B/L/D)
Spending your day cruising through the bay, activities depend on the cruise program and it can be revised by cruise confirmation. Overnight stay in Halong Bay.
DAY 8: Halong to Hanoi – flight to Ho Chi Minh City (B/-/-)
Breakfast on board the cruise, tai chi instruction will be held on the deck, you may join if you are interested, we take time to enjoy the beautiful bay while cruising back to the Halong Pier, departure, meet with driver to transfer back to Hanoi Airport for a flight to HCMC, arrive and transfer to your hotel, Overnight stay in Saigon.
DAY 09: Cu Chi + Tay Ninh + Sightseeing Saigon (B-D)
Early in the morning we visit the Cu Chi Tunnels along with Tay Ninh to visit the centre of Cao Dai in Vietnam. In Cu Chi, we will visit the underground tunnels dating back to the bloody war times with America, and then drive back to Saigon to visit the Notre Dame Cathedral and the Central Post Office from the early 20th Century. If time permits, we can visit the War Remnants Museum on a guided tour, dinner and overnight stay in Saigon.
DAY 10: Explore Mekong (B/L/-)
Explore the Mekong on a day trip from Saigon, we drive through the rice paddies and the green countryside, arrive and experience the Mekong on a cruise through the lush waterways of the delta to Can Tho, visiting Cai Be and Cai Rang Floating Markets, lunch and afterwards drive back to Saigon for an overnight stay.
DAY 11: Saigon Departure (B/-/-)
Breakfast at your hotel, free day on your own until our guide transfers you to the airport for the departure flight, end of the services.
What are included ?
10 nights hotel accommodation with daily breakfast
Cruising on Halong Bay
Meals as mentioned B – L – D
Transport services by private vehicle
English speaking guide
What are not included ?
International and domestic airline ticket
International Departure Tax
Tips and personal plans
Compulsory Gala Dinner on 24 Dec and 31 Dec
Group size For all confirmation before 30 September 2017
Travel date until 31 December 2017
Price per person in AUD in party of ( After Discount 30%)
1p 2p 3-4p 5-6p 7-9p 10-14p Sgl Sup Superior 2.231 1.210 1.091 965 944 928 669 First Class 2.553 1.359 1.240 1.114 1.093 1.076 842 Deluxe 3.977 2.188 2.063 1.932 1.909 1.892 1.551 Luxury 6.645 3.672 3.545 3.411 3.389 3.371 2.756