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 FULL DAY CITY TOUR
At 9.00 AM, pick you up the hotel, our city tour including visit Hochiminh President Complex (Hochiminh Mausoleum, the house on stilts, presidential palace, the One Pillar Pagoda).
Next stop is the Temple of literature, which is built in 1070 and it is the first university of Vietnam. Before having lunch, we visit the Army museum where different kinds of US, Russian aircraft and tanks from Vietnam-US wars are on display.
Your lunch will be served at one of the best local restaurants with special of Hanoi cuisine. After lunch, continue our visit to Hoa Lo or Hanoi hilton prison where all US pilots was captured during the bombing years to the north Vietnam from 1964-1972.
Next, yo will enjoy one hour of Cycling trip for sightseeing Hanoi old quarters. Taking this mean of transportation is the best way to have a close look at the 36 streets in Hanoi.
At late afternoon, we will see the water puppet show and have dinner at top local restaurant in town. Overnight Hanoi (B/L/D)
DAY 3: HANOI - HALONG BAY CRUISES (aboard)/ shuttle bus
At 7.30 am in the morning, our shuttle bus will come to pick up and depart for Halong Bay, some 165 km from Hanoi and driving for over 3 hours.
Welcome on board of Bai Tho Junk and set sail through the bay while lunch is served. Passage into the magical bay, where thousands of sculpted limestone islands rise from the waves like dragons' teeth.
After lunch, we cruise to the inside of magical landscape of Dinh Huong island, Ga Choi Island, Dog Island, Binh Phong mountain, Sung Sot Cave, Round over Titov Beach. Enjoy sunset on the top of the Titov mountain or you take a bamboo row boat to discover a water tunnels with many coral reefs in a scenic lagoon.
Back on board Junk, enjoy dinner on boat. Overnight on board junk (B/L/D)
DAY 4: HALONG BAY SHUTTLE BUS - HANOI - DANANG - HOIAN/ Flight
Rise to the sound of the ocean coming to life for another lovely day. Before breakfast, you may have an opportunity to view the sunrise over the bay. After breakfast, we cruise to the Bai Tho Mountain in the other beautiful Bai Tu Long Bay and we cruise back to the Halong dock.
Lunch on boat before checkout is at 11:45.
Boat arrive at harbor by 12:00 free time for shopping .
12h45 Shuttle bus transfers back to Hanoi by road again and transfer back Noi Bai airport for flying to Danang 1hour fly),
Pick up at Danang airport to transfer to hotel in Hoi An for check in . Overnight in Hoian. (B)
DAY 5: HOI AN sightseeing
Pick up at your hotel in Danang and drive to Hoian, Hoi An was a thriving international commercial port for Chinese, Dutch, French, Japanese, Portuguese and Arab traders in the past. You come to visit Japon Pagoda and acien houses in Hoi An.
Have lunch at local restaurant with Vietnamese food. Tour ends and transfer back hotel in Danang. (B,L)
DAY 6: Hoian - HUE city tour
After breakfast in hotel, we Pick you up at your hotel in Danang and Drive for Hue, some 100 km for driving.
On arrival Hue, start our sightseeing including of The charming Lady Pagoda (Thien Mu Pagoda) will be the first stop of the day. Some destination famous in Hue for example: Thien Mu Pagoda is considered the symbol of Hue, and of Buddhism in Vietnam, the tomb of king Minh Mang and king Tu Duc.
Have luch in local restaurant, then you continue to visit Hue Citadel and Dong Ba market. You will enjoy a nice looking on the Perfume River and surrounding area.
Tour ends and go to hotel for check in and relax. Ovenight in hotel in Hue.(B,L)
DAY 7: HUE - SAIGON - Saigon city tour/ flight
Pick up at hotel in Danang and transfer to Danang Airport, 1 hour for flying you arrive Tan Son Nhat Airport in Saigon. Our guide and driver find you there. Continue to Saigon City tour.
You will have a nice day for visiting: Reunification Palace, the former palace of President Thieu and his predecessors, our next stop will be the Post Office and the Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral, built between 1877 and 1883 and one of the city’s major landmarks.
Then drive to the War Remains Museum. Have lunch at top local restaurant. In the afternoon, we will continue to visit the Jade Emperor Temple, one of the oldest Chinese temples in Saigon. The last sight we will visit is Ben Thanh market. Tour ends and drop off hotel in Saigon. (B,L)
DAY 8: SAIGON- CU CHI TUNNELS- TAY NINH HOLYLAND / Cao Dai Temple
After breakfast, we pick you up at your hotel and depart for cu chi tunnels. The Cu Chi tunnels played a vital part in the American war in that they allowed the Viet Cong to control a large rural area only 30 to 40 km from Saigon. Have lunch in Cu Chi.
Next will be visiting Cao Dai Temple in Tay Ninh province, some 50km from Cu Chi and some 100 km form Saigon for dirving. Return back to Saigon in the afteroon. Relax and overnight in Saigon. (B, L)
DAY 9: SAIGON DEPARTURE
Free time at leisure for your own of sightseeing and shopping until our vehicle and driver come to pick up and transfer back Tan Son Nhat International airport for flight onwards, tour ends. (B)