Hanoi Sapa Halong By Bus
Your holiday to Vietnam will begin to visit the northwest market town of Sapa is colorful and charming, providing the perfect oasis in the midst of a strenuous mountain trek or rice-paddy tour. The Gothic stone church at the center of town is a bull’s-eye in the center of shops and stalls, serving as a reminder of the town’s French missionary influence. Ha Long Bay should be on your bucket list, a beautiful natural treasure. You will spend a wonderful 2D1N cruising around this natural wonderland the views and sunset shots were amazing.
DAY 1: ARRIVAL HANOI (No meal)
Xin chào ! your holiday to Vietnam will begin from Hanoi. upon arrive in Hanoi, you will be transferred to the hotel for check in. Overnight in Hanoi.
DAY 2 HANOI - SAPA (B/L/D)
6h30 - 7h00: Our car and tour guide will pick you up at your hotel. Then depart to Sapa, following Noi Bai - Lao Cai high way. Along the way, you will have chance to comtemplate the beauty of northwest mountain the terraced fields are sparking in sunlight or dim in thick fog. Have a short break in 30 minutes then continue the trip to Sapa. Arrive in Sapa, have lunch. Afternoon: You will begin trek up Ham Rong (Dragon's Jaw) Mountain. Ther are several well tended flower gardens along the way. Going through two Heaven Gates, you will get the top of the Hoang Lien Son Mountain, including Vietnam's highest peak - Mount Fanxipan. This is an enjoyable outing, but it's not the north face of Everest so you will go down in time for dinner. After dinner, you have free to explore the charm of Sapa by night, enjoy roasted corn, baked eggs beside charcoal fire or go shopping. Overnight at hotel in Sapa. Especially on Saturday night, we highly recommend a stop at the Love Market which is the one of unique culture of ethenic minorities.
DAY 3: CAT CAT VILLAGE - HANOI (B/L/D)
After breakfast, you will start trekking to Cat Cat village which is occupied by the Black H'Mong tribe. You will experience the tribal way of life while enjoying wonderful views of the terraced rice paddy fields and the waterfall in Cat Cat village. Coming here, you can see the hydroelectric power station which was built by the French in twentieth century. After that, you will go back to hotel to check out and be on time for lunch. It's time to say goodbye Sapa and come back Hanoi. We arrive in Hanoi, have dinner at local restaurant. Check in hotel and overnight in Hanoi.
DAY 4: HANOI - HALONG BAY - OVERNIGHT ON CRUISE (B/L/D)
"Breakfast at hotel 08.00 am Pick-up at hotel and transfer to Halong Bay (around 4-4.5 hours)
- Arrival in Tuan Chau Island
- Transfer to cruise. Welcome drinks, cruise information and check-in.
- Lunch is served at the restaurant.
- 15:00 Visit Sung Sot Cave (1 hour)
16:00 - 17:00 Cruise along Halong Bay
- Afternoon tea on the sundeck. Cooking demonstration on the sundeck Anchor at Coconut Tree Island for overnight stay. Happy Hour on the sundeck.
19:15 Dinner is served at the restaurant
21:00 Happy Hour on the sundeck. Stay overnight on cruise.
+ In the occasion of bad weather conditions, e.g. high winds, monsoons, thunderstorms, cyclones, storms, etc., the management board has the authority to cancel all cruises to guarantee the safety of tourists. Should this happen, accommodation will be at Ha Long City Hotel instead.
+ The above itineraries are subject to change without notice based on weather conditions, following the seasons and change with other company cruise.
DAY 5: HALONGBAY CRUISE - HANOI (B/L/D)
6h00: Start your day with Tai Chi exercise on the sundeck. A single camera memory may be overloaded when Dawn is breaking over sea.
7h00: Breakfast will be served in the Dinning room.
8h00: Visit Surprising Cave. This most beautiful cave is typical for Karst formation on Halong Bay and has high scientific value in geology field.
9h00: Get back Cruise and bath before checking out. Go back the harbor by another Halong Bay's side and take photos with Fighting Cock Island, Dog Rock, Turtle Island and Incense Burner. Join Cooking class with Vietnamese spring roll. Our chef with carefully reveal How to make it and What the sercret recipe is?
11h00: Farwell lunch is deliciously served on board whilst Paragon Cruise keeps on its route back to the Harbor.
12h00: Disembark the boat. You are at leisure time until transfer to Hanoi. Arrive Ha Noi. Free time for shopping at Hanoi Old Quarter. Dinner at local restaurant and Overnight in Ha Noi.
DAY 6: TRANSFER TO AIRPORT / HANOI DEPARTURE (B)
After breakfast in hotel, proceed to airport for return flight.