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HANOI – HALONG BAY – NINH BINH 5 DAYS

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HANOI – HALONG BAY – NINH BINH 5 DAYS

- Pay a visit to many tourist destinations in Vietnam such as: Hoan Kiem Lake, Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, Ba Dinh Square in Hanoi capital city and Cock-Fighting Rock, Sail Island at Halong Bay - Discover the harmonious beauty of modern buildings and ancient sites of Hanoi - Feel excited while being get on board of a cruise sailing around to explore these mysterious islands nearby - Discover the unique architecture of pagodas and temples in Vietnam -

DAY 1

HANOI ARRIVAL - HANOI CITY TOUR

Welcome to Hanoi – Vietnam! The tour guide & driver will be welcoming you at Noi Bai airport; it takes us 35 minutes driving to the centre of Hanoi then check-in at hotel. Let’s start our city tour from Temple of Literature, the 1st university in Vietnam then continue to Ba Dinh Square - the biggest square in Hanoi where all biggest cultural, political events of the cities for taking photos of Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum. Later have an overall view of the capital by a “cyclo” visit, which will start around the Old Quarter of Hanoi, stop at Ngoc Son Temple located on the Hoan Kiem Lake (the “Sword” Lake). Overnight in Hanoi. Please note: Standard check in time is 14:00. Early check in is subject to availability of the hotel Night activities suggestion: enjoy local beer at Ta Hien Streets, experience the ambience of sleepless street with life music, the young people of Hanoi and also foreign tourists. Hundred of bars and pubs in the Old Quarter are also at your disposal. Or just simple spend your time at shopping malls or various boutique Shops. Read more

Hanoi, 2 nights
DAY 2

HANOI – TAM COC – HOA LU - HANOI

A 90km drive south of Hanoi will lead you to Ninh Binh, the site of the one capital city of ancient Vietnam before Hanoi took its leading role in 11th century. The area is featured by lots of well-known sceneries, which include Tam Coc Caves and Hoa Lu ancient capital with the old temples dedicated to King Dinh & King Le reigned in 10th century. The visit in Ninh Binh starts by a boat trip in Tam Coc where spectacular limestone karsts jut out from the green paddy fields reminding about Guilin (China) and Halong Bay of Vietnam, which gives this scenery the name “Halong-bay-on-land”. Further discovery in Ninh Binh will be continued in the site that used to be the kings’ palace in 10th century and now famous for the wooden relieves of the shady Dinh and Le temples. Late afternoon back to Hanoi. Overnight in Hanoi. Read more

Hanoi, 2 nights
DAY 3

HANOI - HALONG - OVERNIGHT ON BOARD

From Hanoi, at 8AM, head East for more than 3 hours to Halong Bay, the pride of the Gulf of Tonkin, a Natural World Heritage as designated by UNESCO in 1994. The road will pass by the Red River delta with green paddyfields and rural villages, where hard-work farmers are busy with their farming jobs, ploughing buffaloes or planting seedling. Upon arrival in Halong, we’ll take a big boat to cruise the Bay to discover the magnificent beauty of this “Descending-dragon” bay, created by thousands odd-shaped limestone rocks and karst grottoes. After a lunch of fresh seafood on board, we can visit the Surprising Grotto, stop for swimming or kayaking, passing floating villages and approach islets to enjoy their beauty in close distance. Back to the boat for dinner late afternoon. Evening attend activities on the boat or relax at your own leisure. Overnight on the boat near Titov Beach. Read more

Halong, 1 night
DAY 4

HALONG - HANOI

After breakfast, visit by boat to Luon Cave, a ring-shaped pool inside an island in Halong with absolutely tranquil landscape and emerald water. Back to the Wharf of Halong passing the most densely area with many islands that have been named like the Cock-Fighting Rock, Sail Island, Incense burner rock or Sea Dog Rock. Arrive at Halong Wharf around 11.00. Return to Hanoi around 4PM. Free at your own leisure. Overnight in Hanoi. Read more

Hanoi, 1 night
DAY 5

HANOI DEPARTURE

You are free until transfer to the airport for departure flight. End of service! Please note: Standard check out time is 12:00.

ACCOMMODATIONS

Day in trip
Location
Hotel
Day 1
Location Hanoi
Hotel Quoc Hoa hotel – Superior room
Day 3
Location Halong
Hotel Phoenix cruise – deluxe cabin
Day 4
Location Hanoi
Hotel Quoc Hoa hotel – Superior room
Day in trip
Location
Hotel
Day 1
Location Hanoi
Hotel Flower garden hotel – superior room
Day 3
Location Halong
Hotel Syrena cruise – deluxe cabin
Day 4
Location Hanoi
Hotel Flower garden hotel – superior room
Day in trip
Location
Hotel
Day 1
Location Hanoi
Hotel Sheraton hotel – superior room
Day 3
Location Halong
Hotel Pelican cruise – deluxe room
Day 4
Location Hanoi
Hotel Sheraton hotel – superior room

TRIP PACKAGE

Package includes

  • Transfer from/to the airport
  • Transport during the tour
  • Accommodation
  • Local guides
  • Information services
  • Entrance fee

Package excludes

  • Airfare
  • Personal expenses
  • Visa, consular fees or any other formalities.
  • Tips
  • Beverages
  • Additional journeys and transfers

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REVIEWS

4 Reviews

Elsie, Australia

A Great way to become acquainted Our tour operator picked us up from our hotel on time and with grace and our half day tour covered everything it promised plus a nice lunch at the end. The bus was clean and air conditioned, the driver very competent and the guide knew his history. It was a good day. Great way to become acquainted Our tour operator picked us up from our hotel on time and with grace and our half day tour covered everything it promised plus a nice lunch at the end. The bus was clean and air conditioned, the driver very competent and the guide knew his history. It was a good day. Read more

Mei, Japan

Noteworthy Trip!!! We have amazing day trip to Halong Bay, where is interesting with many activities such as: kayaking, swimming. We meet many helpful people in trip. TOur guide is very professional. Your service is excellent. I'll use again in next trip.

Danny, Indonesia

Ho chi minh is wonderful, the old town area are very clean, good cafe with good coffee are everywhere, the city bus quite cheap if you compare with another ASEAN country, but the traffic is crazy, u just need to be brave to cross the road, coz normally they wont stop their vehicle if you just wait them to stop, just be brave to cross it ok. Read more

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