- Duration: 16 DAYS
- Location: VIETNAM
- Places :
- Prix: • 2,459.00 AUD /PERSON • 2,599.00 CAD/PERSON
VIETNAM IN DEEP 16 DAYS
SET DEPARTURE DATE 2018: 06th AUGUST, 01st OCTOBER, 03rd DECEMBER
3 START HOTEL LIST
|Sapa||Holiday Sapa Hotel||http://holidaysapa.com/|
|Ha Long bay||Luxury White Dolphin Cruise||http://www.whitedolphincruises.com/|
|Hoi An||Kim An Hotel||https://kimanhoianhotel.com/|
|Ho Chi Minh City||Bloom Saigon Hotel||http://www.bloomsaigonhotel.com/|
|DOMESTIC FLIGHT BY VIET JETAIR|
UPGRADE 4 STAR HOTEL:
- EXTRA 199.00 AUD/PERSON
- EXTRA 211.00 CAD/PERSON
|Ha Long bay||Flamingo Cruise||http://www.flamingocruisehalong.com/|
|Hoi An||Hoian Silk Marina Resort||http://www.hoiansilkmarina.com/|
|Ho Chi Minh City||Millennium Boutique||http://www.millenniumboutiquehotel.com|
|DOMESTIC FLIGHT VIETJET AIR|
UPGRADE INTO 5 STAR HOTEL:
- EXTRA 1,719.00 AUD/PERSON
- EXTRA 1,687.00 CAD/PERSON
|Sapa||Victoria Sapa Resort & Spa||https://www.victoriahotels.asia/en/hotels-resorts/sapa.html|
|Ha Long bay||Signature Cruise||https://signaturehalongcruise.com/|
|Hue||Indochine Palace Hue||http://www.indochinepalace.com/|
|Hoi An||La Siesta Hoi An Resort||https://lasiestaresorts.com/|
|Ho Chi Minh City||Majestic Hotel||http://www.majesticsaigon.com|
|Mekong delta||Mekong Rustic Homestay||http://www.mekongrustic.com/|
|DOMESTIC FLIGHT||VIETNAM AIRLINE|
NOTE: All accommodations are still available at the moment and could be fully booked without any advance notice.
Note: prices are current as of today but will be subject to any additional fees that occur without our prior notice, and we reserved the right to adjust the quote accordingly
* International flights between Vietnam and Sydney//Melbourne// Vancouver
* Door-to-door pick-up & drop-off services
* All transportation as mentioned above
* Domestic flight with 20kg luggage/person (if any)
* All in-tour-train as per itinerary (Ha Noi – Lao Cai – Ha Noi)
* Accommodation shared in Double/ Twin/ Triple room with daily breakfast
* Accommodations include 5% service fee and 10% VAT tax
* Check-in room at 14:00 // Check-out room at 12:00 noon (Except Early check-in or Late check-out mentioned in the program)
* Experienced English speaking guide
* Meals as stated in the itinerary (B: Breakfast; L: Lunch; D: Dinner)
* All sightseeing tickets
* Kayaking boat in Ha Long bay (if any)
* Tissues and water on coach
* Services charges and government tax
* EXCLUSIVE AND PERSONALIZED SINGLE AGENT/ SINGLE CUSTOMER SERVICE
* 24/7 hotline support guaranteed
* Vietnam Visa letter approval
* No extra charge after services confirmation
* Beverage, Personal expenses, tips and gratuities
* Travel insurance
* Compulsory Gala Dinner on 24 Dec and 31 Dec
* Early check-in and Late check-out (If not mentioned)
* Visa stamping fee on arrival at the airport (Vietnam: 25$/person)
* Surcharge for airport cabs from 12:00am – 05:00am
* Other services not mentioned above
DAY 01: HANOI ARRIVAL
Your trip begins with arrival in Vietnam. Your private driver will meet and greet you on the airport. You will be escorted to the hotel by the private transportation. Check-in to the hotel and get over the jet lag. Remaining part of the day is at leisure. So, enjoy as all of you want to.
You can mooch through the streets of the city. Historic charm, architectural marvels, and products’ variety are splashed all over this area.
After enjoying the first day by yourself and return to the hotel for a relaxing sleep.
DAY 02: BA VI ECO TOUR (B/L)
You will be picked up form hotel at 07:30 and transferred to Ba Vi. You will visit 3 villages, at each
village the local host will show you Vietnamese countryside life. You will be welcomed by Mr Duoc
– a veteran, listen to his stories about his life during and after Vietnam War. He also is an expert on
handling the raw tea leaves and making it into the products to sell on the market Then you will
visit a tea village with 30-years old tea trees. There besides walking and helping local people to
harvest the tea leaves, you will know how to pick the best part of the tea tree to make the most
wonderful beverage in the world. Then heading to Mrs Chin’s house for a cooking lesson and have
lunch with in the garden. After the lunch have some rest and your host will take you around her
village and you will visit the local workshops. You will learn how to make tofu, unshell the rice and
will see the workshop of local hammerer who is working there for 70 years. Cycling through the
rice fields then you will arrive to the house of your next host Mr Chau, have your feet soaking in
warm water with herb leaves following the recipes of Muong ethnic minorities. Continue the boat
trip along the Da river and viewing the stunning scenery and discover the life of local people
alongside the river.
Drive back to Hanoi in the evening, end your Bavi Eco Tour at the hotel around 18:30.
DAY 03: HA NOI – HA LONG BAY (B/L/D) SHARING CRUISE
In the morning, check-out from hotel and get pick-up by the Cruise. Take a route most scenic to reach Halong Bay, taking you across the Red River Delta with emerald green rice paddies stretching for as far as the eyes can see. On arrival at Halong, you get to enjoy a cruise on the Bay to better explore the limestone rocks and the karst grottoes.
After you are done with your exploration of the bay, it is time to enjoy an utterly delicious seafood lunch, after which a trip to the famous limestone cave in Ha Long bay, you’ll get to spend some time here, kayaking or swimming, so that you can get closer to the floating villages and shops. Towards the evening, you will return to the boat for an early dinner, followed by some time at leisure. You can opt to attend the activities taking part in the boat or relax for the day. Overnight on cruise.
DAY 04: HA LONG BAY – HA NOI (B/L) SHARING CRUISE – NIGHT TRAIN TO SAPA
Rise early for a lesson in Tai Chi or just to enjoy a hearty breakfast. The boat will make its way back to the port stopping at the Limestone Cave, full of stalagmites and stalactites. From here, it’s clear sailing back to the main harbor and the return Hanoi around 17:00.
20:30 – 21:00 Pick-up at the hotel. Transfer to railway station for a night train to Sapa (schedule 21:50 – 06:30).
DAY 05: SAPA TREKKING UPHILL TO TRIBLE VILLAGE (B/L/D)
AM : 6h30 arrive Lao Cai, pick up at Lao Cai Station then transfer to Sapa. You will have breakfast and some time for R&R.
09h00 – 09h30 Trek to Cat Cat villages of Black H’Mong tribe . Enjoy the waterfall in Cat Cat and beautiful scenery along the way. Then check-in hotel (check-in after 12:00PM). Enjoy lunch at local restaurant.
Afternoon: free time to explore & discover Sapa Market & Stone Church. Back to hotel for dinner and enjoy the night in Sapa town .
App .3 hours trekking – 4 km .- Meals: B – L – D Accommodation: Hotel.
DAY 06: SAPA TREKKING AND RICE TERRANCE EXCURSION (B/L) – NIGHT TRAIN TO HA NOI
After breakfast you will check out and leave your luggage in the hotel, get ready for the trip. Trek down to Lao Chai village to visit the Tay and Day tribes then keep going along the bottom of the Sapa valley to get to Ta Van village which is supposed to be the most beautiful one in the area.
Have a picnic lunch on the way.
You go back to Sapa by motorbike/jeep. Back to Lao Cai Station by our car, then dinner at your account. App .5 hours trekking – 13 km
Overnight at the A/C soft sleeper cabin to Hanoi (schedule: 21:15 – 05:30)
DAY 07: HA NOI LEISURE DAY (B)
Pick you up at the train station, transfer back to hotel for early check-in.
Leisure time in Ha Noi.
Overnight in Ha Noi.
DAY 08: HA NOI – FLY TO HUE CITY (B)
Leisure time in Ha Noi before we transfer to the airport for the flight to Hue City.
Overnight in Hue.
DAY 09: HUE IMPERIAL CITADEL TOUR (B/L)
Complex of Hue Monuments lies along the Perfume River in Hue City and some adjacent areas of Thua Thien Hue Province. Hue City constitutes the cultural, political and economic centre of the province, and was the old imperial city of Vietnam under the Nguyen Dynasty.
From 1802 to 1945, Hue was the capital of unified Vietnam under the reign of the 13 Nguyen Kings. During these years, architectural works of a high cultural and historic value were built: the Citadel, especially the Imperial City (including 253 constructions), 7 Royal tomb compound of 9 kings of the Nguyen Dynasty, the Temple of Heaven, Tiger Arena, hundreds of pagoda. The monument complex of Hue, nowadays, was listed by UNESCO as the world heritage in 1993.
In the Morning: 07h50 – 08h10 Pick up you at your hotel and then take a full day to discover Hue: visit Emperor Khai Dinh stomb and Emperor Tu Duc ’s stomb. Stop on the way to see how conical hats and incense sticks are made.
Lunch at a local restaurant.
In the Afternoon, visit Imperial capital during Nguyen Dynasty, An Hien Garden House and the seven – storey Thien Mu Pagoda on the riverbank. Return by boat on the gentle Perfume River .
17:00 Arrive in your hotel.
DAY 10: HUE – TRANSFER TO HOI AN (B)
Leisure time in Hue City and transfer to Hoi An by private cab (no tour guide)
Overnight in Hoi An
DAY 11: HOI AN ECO TOUR (B/L)
Would you like to go fishing with the local fisherman? Why don’t you have a fun experience with the funny basket boat. You shouldn’t have any hesitance because the day will put a broaden smile in your face. It is very interesting to fish here on the river with the local fisherman as you catch your fish and we cook for you.
On the Fishermen & the Waterways of a Past War Tour you will enjoy a wide range of experiences – from learning traditional fishing techniques to paddling the strange and unique Vietnamese bamboo basket boats while exploring the now tranquil coconut-palm flanked waterways of a past war. On this tour we provide an authentic social and cultural insight into the local Vietnamese way of life. As well you will take part in some hands-on activities that are fun, safe and interesting to people all of ages.
DAY 12: HOI AN LEISURE DAY (B) – FLY TO SAI GON
Having leisure time in Hoi An.
Shopping/cycling around the Old Quarter or visit Cua Dai beach will be highly recommended.
Then transfer to the airport for the flight to Sai Gon
Overnight in Sai gon
DAY 13: SAI GON CITY TOUR AND CU CHI TUNNEL (B/L)
Take the morning trip to visit Independence Palace, also known at the Reunification palace, was built on the sight of the former Norodom palace. The Independence palace is a widely known landmark of Ho Chi Minh City and was designed by the architect Ngo Viet Thu. Continue seeingthe beautiful structures from the French Colonial times such as the Notre Dame Cathedral, the historic Central Post Office. Followed by the remarkable site of the War Remnants Museum the museum has a vast display of the both the Indochina wars.
Have lunch at local restaurant.
Depart for Cu Chi tunnel, the trip will take approximately one and a half hours driving. Upon arrival, before exploring the tunnels, you will have some short introduction followed by introductory video about how the tunnels were constructed and how the people survived in the harsh conditions of the war time. Then, spend your time to explore the remaining area and tunnel systems which included the special constructed living areas with kitchens, bedrooms side by side with other martial facilities like storage, weapons factories, field hospitals, and command centers helping whoever lives inside the tunnels meet their basic needs. Besides, there are also many hidden trap doors and dangerous traps within the maze-like tunnels for security purpose during the war. Afterward, special tea and cassava (guerilla’s food during the war) will be served.
Break time for relax or time for those who want to try the real shooting gun.
Return to Saigon. End trip
DAY 14: MEKONG DELTA (B/L)
Kick start your day with a hearty breakfast and a trip to Mekong Delta follows, depart for My Tho, the town lies on the left side of the Mekong River. Boarding the sampan and cruising down the river around the four beautiful islands known as Dragon, Unicorn, Phoenix and Tortoise islands.
Stop over at Unicorn Island, go walking around country lane and seeing orchards, enjoy tropical fruits, folk song music which performed by the local people. Visit the fruit plantation.
Riding a hand-rowed sampan through Thoi Son canal and treat yourself in the beauty of the countryside, visit the family business, visit honey-bee farm, enjoy honey tea and coconut candy workshop.
Have lunch at local restaurant. Break time.
In the afternoon, time for cycling around the Tan Thach village, meet the local villagers to experience the local daily life in the Mekong delta. Hammock relaxing and enjoy cool breeze for those can’t join the cycling trip. Return to Ho Chi Minh
DAY 15: MEKONG DELTA – SAI GON (B/L)
In the early morning at 05.30 AM, you will take a boat to Phong Điền floating market – the local market where they pick the tropical fruits from their garden to sell there and have an opportunity to talk to the sellers on their boats. Then you continue to cruise through a beautiful small canals to reach Cai Rang floating market – The biggest whole sale tropical fruits on floating market.
After experiencing floating market, you will visit a local family who made noodles by handmade with 3 generations and you can try to learn how to make noddle with them. You will have a light breakfast on local restaurant beside beautiful and quiet canals. You will be back to Mekong Rustic Can Tho at 10:00 AM
At 11:30, you will check out. The ferry will take you back the wharf to depart to HCMC. End of tour.
DAY 16: SAI GON DEPARTURE
Relish a healthy breakfast on the final day of your trip. Complete the hotel check-out formalities after which you can visit the local markets and buy souvenirs for your loved ones. Later, proceed for departure and board your flight back home. Trip Ends.
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