DAY 1: ARRIVAL HANOI
Pick you up on arrival and transfer to the hotel, check in and free time at leisure on your own of exploration the city.Overnight Hanoi
DAY 2: HANOI HALF DAY CITY TOURS
At 09.00 AM, pick you up from your hotel, then start the half-day tour to visit the most interesting places in Hanoi, We first visit the complex of 4 spots reflecting the simple life of the great leader, beloved Hochiminh President of Vietnam, Hero of national liberation and a great man of world culture. This complex comprises of the Hochiminh mausoleum where the remains of The Hochiminh President is kept, then the house on stilts, at the heart of the capital, where he lived and worked Next is Presidential Palace, which was built in 1906 where the president of Vietnam works. Our next stop is the One Pillar pagoda (built in 1049).
After that, we will visit the Temple of literature (the first university of Vietnam built in 1070) and we will head for the fine art museum to see the paintings of Vietnamese well-known artists. En route around these places, you can enjoy the landscape and view Hanoi ancient streets. Drive back to the hotel at 11.30 Am at noon.
Free time on your own of relaxing and exploration the city. Overnight Hanoi (B)
DAY 3: HANOI-HALONG BAY CRUISES/ Shuttle Bus
At 7.30 to 08.15 Am, our shuttle van with come to your hotel and pick up for Halong bay cruise of 2days 1night, Halong bay is some 165 km from Hanoi and driving time is 3hours.
On Arrival, board the traditional sailing junk. Whilst cruising the exquisite waters sample the regions fresh seafood.
Visit the recently discovered Surprise Grotto with its great views, and on the next island see the yawning mouth of Bo Nau Cave. Alternatively journey to Dau Go Cave and nearby see the famous stalagmites and stalactites of Thien Cung Cave.
Enjoy a swim in the emerald waters of Halong Bay at any spot that you wish to visit. Watch the sunset over the bay whilst enjoying a delicious dinner. Overnight on board junk (B/L/D)
DAY 4: HALONG BAY- HANOI/ Shuttle Bus
Wake up to fresh coffee and a wholesome breakfast before cruising back to Halong City. En route, the junk weaves through strange-shaped rock formations that invite comparisons from fighting cocks to dragons and even General de Gaulle’s nose! After another wonderful fresh seafood lunch on board disembark at the dock at Halong City.
Meet back the van and transfer back to Hanoi. Overnight Hanoi (B/L)
DAY 5: HANOI- SAPA/ by New Free Way
Have breakfast at hotel and next will drive for Sapa, arrival time around 10.30 am and check in the hotel, free time before will have lunch at local restaurant and This Pm ready for our hiking down slope from the main road in Cat cat to visit black H’mong village, continue to hike from Cat cat to sinchai village before returning back to Sapa town (some 6 km of hiking).
Free time for dinner and Overnight Sapa (B/L)
DAY 6: SAPA SIGHTSEEING DAY
After having breakfast in a hotel we embark on a lovely trek that will take us along buffalo paths and trails and through several hill tribe villages Lao Chai & Ta Van, home to Black H’mong, and Day people. This is an absolutely spectacular walk through stunning scenery inhabited by some of the friendliest people you can meet.
Once on the valley floor you can really appreciate the wonderful scenery that surrounds you. The walls of the valley are covered with multi-layered rice terraced fields and scattered villages. Back to hotel in Sapa for fresh up and also will have lunch, this Pm with drive up north to visit the Silver Waterfall and heaven gate, a top of Sapa mountains.
Overnight in Sapa (B/L)
DAY 7: SAPA- HANOI (On New Free Way)- DEPARTURE
Have breakfast at hotel and next will drive for Hanoi on the same new free way, some 330 km and take for 3 and half hours driving, on arival, transfer to Noi Bai international airport for flight onwards. Honeymoon trip ends at airport