$-299— Per Person Twin Share for a 5 – Day Amazing Lifetime Experince of north Vitenam incl. Meals, Accommodation, Transportation & More (value up to $ 489 )
From 8.00 to 8.30 AM
Why join 5 days North Vietnam Tours Hanoi to Halong bay: World-famous UNESCO Natural Heritage Site – Ha Long bay in Quang Ninh province is the must-exploration for the best of any North Vietnam travel packages. The best way to explore this wonder is by cruising. But it should be at least 2 days/ 1 night overnight onboard. With more time, we strongly advise you to customize 3 day tour Halong bay in your Hanoi itinerary. The trip also bring you to explore ancient and historical Hanoi capital with Ho Chi Minh complex, temple of literature, bustling Old Quarter…. Lifetime adventure!
Arrive in Hanoi and check-in at your hotel, then enjoy a complimentary welcome drink. Overnight in Hanoi Boutique Hotel or Maison D’Hanoi Hotel .
Street Foot tour highlights:
• Sample delicious Vietnamese cuisine just like the locals do – on the street
• Stroll through hidden alleyways and bustling markets of Hanoi’s charming old quarter
• Learn more about Hanoi’s unique food culture
• Try local specialties with influences from French and Chinese cuisine
• Take in a spectacular night view of Hoan Kiem lake from a secret cafe
• Duration: 3 hours
• Meeting point: Pick up from your hotel or our Office
• Starting time: Flexible booking available from 1 hour to 24hours
• Ending point: Drop off your hotel
Free time to Overnight in Hanoi Boutique Hotel or Maison D’Hanoi Hotel .
07h30 – 08h00: Pick up from your hotel. Depart for Halong city through the countryside, farmlands and Red River delta.
10h15: Stopover on the way for a refreshment break
12h30: Arrive at Halong habour, transfer to the Legacy Legend Cruise by tender, enjoy welcome drinks & check-in your cabin.
– Lunch is served while cruising through Halong bay toward LAN HA bay, passing: Bai tu long bay, Ba hang fishing villages, Dinh Huong islets, Fighting Cock rock.
– Option 1: Rowing small local bamboo boat (around 45 minutes) to visit Floating floating fishing village. Our guide will give you some information and interesting facts about this fascinating village and its local community.
– Option 2: Do kayaking around the bay. You will have got around 45 minutes to explore the tranquil bay yourself
vung vieng fishing Village.
17h15: Back to the Legacy Legend Cruise, cruising to Drum cave for docking and sleeping.
Time for relaxing afternoon, make the most of sunbathing on deck. Taking picture on the way… Enjoy the small party with fresh fruit and Vietnamese tea.
Start your day with Taichi exercises or a photo hunt. 07h00: Breakfast, coffee and tea and served while cruising ahead to Halong Bay. Passing many beautiful islets on the bay: Head man’s face islet, Saddle horse islet, Fairy lake, drum cave, Virgin cave
08h00: Visit splendid Surprise (Sung Sot) Cave. This is one of the most beautiful grotto in Halong bay. You will feel surprise about imposing of stalagmites, stalactites and many legend stories about that
– Optional: if you don’t want to visit the cave, we can arrange you to visit Titop island where you can swimming at halong surprise cave.jpgthe nice beach or climb up to the top & enjoy Halong bay panorama.
09h15: Back to Legacy Legend boat. Take time to refresh and relax before checking out. Keep sailing back to the Habour through the waters and passing many beautiful islets and island on the Bai tu long Bay.
10h30: Vietnamese Cooking Class.
11h00: An early lunch is served.
12h00: Arrive at the pier. Time to say goodbye to the crew
12h45: Return from Halong to Hanoi. Around 17h00: Arrive in Hanoi.
Overnight in Hanoi Boutique Hotel or Maison D’Hanoi Hotel .
OPTION 1: TUESDAY, THURSDAY, SATURDAYS, SUNDAY
07:45 – 08:30 Get picked up by our tour guide and bus. After short drive, start visiting first place named Tran Quoc Pagoda, a Buddhist relic and national heritage lying on the West Lake.
09:00 Visit Ho Chi Minh’s Mausoleum, the final resting place of Viet Nam’s greatest father, walking along Ho Chi Minh’s stilt house where he lived and worked from 1958 to 1969.
10:00 Visit One-Pillar Pagoda – the one modeled after a lotus flower, a symbol of Hanoi city.
11:00 Visit the colorful features of the 54 ethnic groups of Viet Nam in the Ethnology Museum.
13:00 Bus takes you to a local restaurant in Hanoi Old Quarter, have a rest and enjoy the lunch.
14:00 Visit Temple of Literature, the most famous temple situated in Hanoi, also functioned as Vietnam’s first university. It was first constructed in 1070 under King Ly Nhan Tong and dedicated to Confucius, sages and scholars. A vast structure that has existed to present day.
15:30 Drive to legendary Hoan Kiem Lake, visit Ngoc Son Temple dedicated to Van Xuong saint and former general commander Tran Hung Dao for his struggle against Mongolians. You also see the beautiful Vietnamese and French architecture around the lake.
16:00 Arrive back to your hotel. Tour ends.
OPTION 2: MONDAY, WEDNESDAY, FRIDAY
07:45 – 08:30 Get picked up by our tour guide and bus then visit first place named Tran Quoc Pagoda. Experience our national heritage and the beautiful Buddhist relics on the West Lake.
09:30 Visit a sacred place to recall President Ho Chi Minh’s life and career in Ho Chi Minh’s Mausoleum, the Stilt-house where Ho Chi Minh lived and worked from 1958 to 1969.
10:30 Visit One-Pillar Pagoda, the one modeled after a lotus flower, a symbol of Hanoi city in present days.
11:00 Visit the Temple of Literature, considering the first university of Viet Nam. The temple was first constructed in 1070 under King Ly Nhan Tong and dedicated to Confucius, sages and scholars.
12:30 Have Vietnamese lunch at a local restaurant in Hanoi Old Quarter and relax.
13:30 Continue exploring the daily life of traditional ceramics village of Bat Trang. Visit the pottery showrooms and see how they modeled the products.
14:30 Drive back to Hoan Kiem Lake to visit Ngoc Son Temple dedicated to Van Xuong Saint and Tran Hung Dao General Commander for his struggle against Mongolians.
15:30 Arrive back your hotel. Tour ends.
Overnight in Hanoi Boutique Hotel or Maison D’Hanoi Hotel .
Breakfast at the hotel then free time for yourself. You will be transferred to the airport for your flight home.