Vietnam Highlights 5 Days

5 Days | Vietnam
Classic Tours - Cruise

OVERVIEW

Hanoi, Halong Bay, Ninh Binh - Tam Coc

This Vietnam Highlights is inspired by the sight of Northern Vietnam, not only about visit the fantastic sights and attractions, but also gaining knowledge of the country and Vietnamese cultural and it’s amazing people as well.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Absorb the French charm of Hanoi.
  • Explore and enjoy the stunning of Halong Bay by a traditional wooden Junk boat.
  • Beautiful limestone countryside and relaxing row boat ride in Ninh Binh.
  • Enjoy authentic and delicious Vietnamese cuisines.

ITINERARY

Day 1: Hanoi arrival

Fly to Hanoi capital. On arrival, our tour guide and driver will meet and pick you to the hotel in the city center for check in. You are free at leisure and stay overnight at hotel in Hanoi.

Day 2: Hanoi – Halong Bay – Overnight on Cruise

08h00 – 08h30: Pick-up at hotel and start the 3 hour-and-a-half drive to Hong Gai Tourist Wharf, check in Oriental Sails JSC’s private waiting hall – The OS Lounge.
12h00 – 12h30: Embark on Oriental Sails followed by cruise briefing.
13h00 – 15h30: Savor a delectable lunch as Oriental Sails cruises further along the limestone islands of Bai Tu Long Bay and pass by Oan Islet (where a sense of the film Indochina was shot by Paradise Film with the famous French actress Catherine Deneuve played since 1992), Teapot Islet, Monster Face Islet, Torch Islet, Dragon Islet, Porcupines Islet and then anchor at Titop beach area.
15h30 – 17h30: Visit Amazing Cave for an hour and then return to the main boat to prepare for kayaking along the hidden parts of the bay.
17h30 – 18h00: Get your hands on some kayaking to visit Luon Cave, a tunnel to a little bay surrounded by a mountain range.
18h00 – 19:00: Return to Oriental Sails and have bath then relax as the sun starts to set.
Enjoy the Happy Hour at the bar and on the sun deck or join a Vietnamese cooking lesson with our chef.
19h00: Dinner is served. Socialize with other guests, night squid fishing or just laze around. Singing and dancing activities are available till 22h00.
21h00: Have second Happy Hour till late evening.

Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.
Accommodation: Overnight on board.

Day 3: Halong Bay – Hanoi

06h30 – 07h00: Start your day with Tai Chi exercise on the sundeck.
07h00 – 09h00: Have breakfast at sunrise. Visit Titop Island: climb up to mountain’s peak to enjoy the panoramic views of Halong Bay and swimming at the beach.
09h30: Check-out room. Luggage can be delivered to the reception area.
09h30 – 11h00: Head back to the Harbor. Have early lunch on boat. Disembark Oriental Sails at around 12h00.
12h00 – 16h30: Transfer back to Hanoi and trip finishes at the hotel around 16h30

Meal: Breakfast, Lunch.
Accommodation: Hotel in Hanoi.

Day 4: Hanoi – Ninh Binh (Hoa Lu – Tam Coc)

After breakfast, our driver and tour guide will meet and pick you up at your hotel and leave by coach to Hoa Lu (2.5 hrs). Visit the historic capital of Vietnam and the famous ancient temples of Le and The Dinh Dynasties. Bus transfer or cycle for an hour on picturesque quiet roads through villages~ rice fields~ rivers and rocky outcrops to Tam Coc (5km) for lunch.
In the afternoon, boat trip to visit Tam Coc to see the beauty of the karts formations as you pass along their base and row into one of the many caves carved through the limestone. Dive back to Hanoi and drop off at your hotel around at 18:00PM.

Meal: Breakfast, Lunch.
Accommodation: Hotel in Hanoi.

Day 5: Hanoi Departure

After completing our Cambodia – Vietnam discovery, you have time on your own before taking departure flight back home or contact us for next cities visit.. Hope you enjoy and see you next time. Tam biet!

Meal: Breakfast.
Accommodation: N/A.

IMPORTANT

  • All transports with air conditioning.
  • Vietnam Visa Approval Letter.
  • English Speaking tour Guide.
  • Accommodations.
  • Hanoi: Maison Boutique Hotel or Larosa Hanoi Hotel.
  • Halong Bay: Oriental Sails or Phoenix Cruise.
  • Meals: 04 Breakfasts, 3 Lunches, 1 Dinners.
  • Round trip transfer to and from airport on arrival day. A surcharge if you arrive earlier one day.
  • Tissues & Bottle water.
  • Vietnam Visa Stamp fee.
  • Laundry and other items of a personal nature.
  • Trip delay or interruption by airline schedule change.
  • Optional insurance coverage is available for baggage, accident and trip cancellations.
  • Cost for anything not specifically mentioned in the listing above.
  • Tips & personal expenses.
  • Personal Travel insurance (Highly recommended having it before departure).
  • Any service not clearly mentioned in the program.

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