DAY 1: Arrive Hanoi (D)
Arrive Hanoi , Pick up at Noi Bai Airport (no guide, with driver only) , proceed to dinner and transfer to hotel for check-in. Overnight Hanoi.
DAY 2: HANOI – CITY TOUR – LAO CAI - HANOI (B/L)
08:15-08:30, AFter breakfast at hotel, Our Guide and driver will pick you up to join with other tourists.
08:45, start to visit Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum and Museum. Enjoy the architectural and historical aspects of Uncle Ho’s final resting-place. Just next door is Ho Chi Minh’s house on stilts. Lying to one side of the Mausoleum is the One Pillar Pagoda, founded by King Ly Thai To in 1049 the structure has become an important symbol for the people of Hanoi . Continue to visit the Quan Thanh Temple (Taoist, dating from the Ly Dynasty) and Buddhist Tran Quoc Pagoda on West lake (One of the oldest in Vietnam ). Lunch.
PM: After lunch proceed to visit the Ethnology Museum , continue to visit the Literature Temple and Quoc Tu Giam. Vietnam ’s first university constructed in 1070, its gardens and well-preserved architecture offers a relaxing glimpse into Vietnam "s past. We will take you past Hoan Kiem Lake , see the peaceful waters, and visit Ngoc Son temple. For the end of the tour journey visit by coach trip along the Hanoi Old Quarter.
Note: On Monday and Friday morning, Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum and Ethnic museums are closed - Bat Trang pottery village will be arranged as substitution.
Leave your luggage at the meeting point & you can freely walk around the city for your own dinner when waiting for being transferred to train station for night train to Sapa. Overnight on train (04 berth cabin)
DAY 3: LAO CAI – TOUR SAPA- NIGHT TRAIN TO HANOI (B, L, D)
AM: Arrive Lao Cai, pick up at Lao Cai Station then transfer to Sapa. You will have breakfast in the restaurant.
After lunch, trek to Cat Cat and Sin Chai villages of Black H"Mong tribe. Enjoy the waterfall in Cat Cat and beautiful scenery along the way. Back to Sapa, dinner at local restaurant. Transfer down to Lao Cai Station for the night train LC2 back to Hanoi . Overnight on train (04 berth cabin)
DAY 4: HANOI – SIC TOUR TO HA LONG BAY (B/L/D)
Arrive at train station at around 05:10. Transfer to a mini hotel for breakfast ans fresh up.
At 08:15-08:30, Shuttle bus will pick you up at hotel to join with other tourists.
At 08:45, leave Ha Noi for Ha Long City. Get on Junk boat and enjoy a welcome drink and lunch of savory local sea food. Check into your cabin and start cruising around the bay to see the amazing karsts with different formations: Lion, Tea Pot, Toad, Dau Nguoi (Human Head) islet, and then stop for a walk through the Sung Sot cave " Amazing Cave "
There will be plenty of time for swimming and sunbathing (If weather permits) after the boat anchors at a clean calm sea.
Enjoy a wonderful sunset dinner in our beautiful restaurant before retiring to the comfort of your cabin.
Dinner and overnight in Opera Cruise.
DAY 5: HA LONG BAY – HA NOI (B, L, D)
Breakfast on boat. Keep cruising. Visit the VAGIA floating village. Kayaking then going to Bai Tu Long Bay, the neglected area which is the most spectacular bay with islands in different shapes, have a look at Hon Gai market, Poet Island . Arrive in Ha Long City at 11.30 Back to Hanoi . Lunch in local restaurant.
Free time for leisure in Hanoi. Dinner au restaurant.
Overnight in Hanoi .
DAY 6: HANOI– DEPARTURE (B)
Breakfast in the hotel. Stay free at leisure or shopping till transfer back to the airport by our driver for departure flight.