5D4N Hanoi - Halong Saigon
Arrive in Hanoi and encounter the bustle of modern and metropolitan Vietnam. Float around the limestone majesty of Halong Bay. Finishing the adventure in Ho Chi Minh City, where we learn about the tumultuous period of the Vietnam war while revelling in the culture of this modern city. There’s so much to see in Vietnam, and everything to love.
DAY 1 : HANOI ARRIVAL (no meal)
Arrive in Hanoi the capital of Vietnam, meet our representative, then transfer to Hotel for check-in.
DAY 2: HALONG BAY DAILY TRIP (B/L/D)
Breakfast at hotel, early morning you will take an excursion to Ha Long Bay - the World natural heritage, 170 km from the North east of Hanoi (take around 04-04.5 hours). It is blessed with magnificent caves and thousands of limestone islets with various spectacular shapes, white sandy beaches and crystal emerald water. Lunch will be served on board while take a 4-hour boat cruise through the emerald waters between the limestone outcrops and long corridors, visit Thien Cung cave (the cave of the heavenly palace – famous for its stalagmites and stalactites). Round over Tuan Chau Island, Dinh Huong Island, Ga Choi Island, Dog Island and Sail Island. Disembark then return to Hanoi (around 04-04.5 hours). Dinner at local restaurant & overnight in Ha Noi.
DAY 3: HANOI CITY TOUR – HOCHIMINH CITY (B/L/D)
Breakfast at Hotel. City tour Hanoi Capital: Ba Dinh Square (Hochiminh mausoleum, One pillar pagoda, house on stilt,…) Temple of literature, visit Hoan Kiem Lake , Ngoc Son Temple.
Have lunch at local restaurant. Transfer to airport for flight to Ho Chi Minh city. Arrive in Hochiminh city. Check in hotel. Dinner & Overnight in Hochiminh City.
DAY 4: CUCHI TUNNEL - CITY TOUR – SHOPPING (B/L/D)
After breakfast, then leave Ho Chi Minh for Cu Chi tunnels where human knowledge has been enriched by experiencing an web-like tunnels system of more than 200km in length which used to be the shelters of guerrillas during the war against American, return to Ho Chi Minh. Lunch at local restaurant, have a half day city tour of dynamic Ho Chi Minh City, Photo-stop at Neo-Roman Notre Dame Cathedral - one of the most splendid and typical of the beautiful French-built churches in Ho Chi Minh city, next Municipal Post Office - Saigon's French-style main post office to admire and take photos of its nice architecture that is one of the Ho Chi Minh City’s symbolizing images, continue to visit War Museum, Reunification Palace, lacquer ware factory, shopping at Saigon Square or BenThanh Market . Dinner at local Restaurant. Overnight in Hochiminh.
DAY 5: HOCHIMINH CITY – DEPARTURE (B)
Time at leisure until transfer out to airport.