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IMPERIAL ROAD 10 DAYS/ 9 NIGHTS

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IMPERIAL ROAD 10 DAYS/ 9 NIGHTS

Luang Prabang was the ancient royal capital of the Lan Xang Kingdom until 1545. The town's entire historical section is dedicated to tourism, with everything from former royal palaces to over 33 Wats (temples). As the capital of Nguyen Dynasty in 18th through 19th centuries, Hue was a historic witness of the country's lots of ups and downs. Like Luang Prabang, Hue becomes tourism hub nowadays but still keep their very own charming unique characters.

DAY 1

ARRIVAL IN VIENTIANE

Arrival at the Vientiane international airport. Quick formalities for obtaining the visa facility in the city and transfer to your hotel. The afternoon will be dedicated to visiting the main sights of the capital of Laos: the market Sao Talad, the monastery Wat Sisaket, the temple Wat Phra Keo and Imperial Tower That Luang. Overnight in Vientiane Read more

VIENTIANE
DAY 2

VIENTIANE – LUANG PRABANG

Visit the imposing Patuxay Monument, which is Vientiane’s own Arc de Triumph, the Morning Market and the weaving village of Ban Nong Bouathong before your transfer to the airport and flight to Luang Prabang (QV101@1150-1230). Upon arrival Luang Prabang, transfer to the hotel. Lunch at local restaurant. Visit the magnificent Wat Xieng Thong where you can see the impressive “tree of life” mosaic pattern set in coloured glass. Its exterior architecture is remarkable with its roofs sweeping low to the ground, representing classical Laotian architecture. Next, Boat trip on the Mekong River and visit the cave of Pak Ou and several villages on the riverbanks. On return, stop at the local villages of Ban Xiengmene and Ban Chan then continue to see the royal temple at Wat Longkhoun. Visit the Night Market, where you can browse a lovely selection of handmade textiles, made by the local people and hilltribe people surrounding Luang Prabang. Overnight in Luang prabang. Read more

LUANG PRABANG
DAY 3

LUANG PRABANG – HA NOI

Early departure from the hotel to watch the daily ritual of monks begging in the streets of the city. Come back to the hotel for breakfast. The rest of the morning will be devoted to visiting the former imperial capital, including the magnificent temples of Wat May, Wat Vixoum, Wat Xieng Thong and Phu Bi hill. After lunch, transfer to the airport for flight to Ha noi. Arrive in Hanoi, quick visa formalities and transfer to the Capital. Overnight in Hanoi. Read more

HA NOI
DAY 4

HA NOI – HA LONG

Morning: leave Ha noi for Ha Long through the Red River Delta. Arrive in Ha Long Bay and board the Bai Tho junk. Have lunch, then visit Ha Long Bay, Thien Cung cave, Dau Go cave, Tuan Chau island, Dog island, Sail island and Ti Top Beach. Have dinner on the junk, whilst enjoying the sunset. Overnight on the junk. (Optional: Kayaking). Ha Long : 170 Km east of Hanoi and located in the Gulf of Tonkin, lies Halong Bay. Recognized as one of the worlds most stunning natural treasures, its picturesque landscape of sea and sky has been listed as a World Heritage site. With over 3000 islets covering an area of 150 km2, and its emerald water and numerous caves, Ha Long Bay is a truly mystical place Read more

HA LONG
DAY 5

HA LONG – HA NOI

Have breakfast. Visit man's head island, Tortoise island, Toad island, Bai Tho mountain. Return and have lunch on the junk served between 9h00 and 10 h30. Back to Ha Long wharf. Coach trip back to Hanoi. Visite of Ha noi : Ho Chi Minh's house on stilts and the One Pillar Pagoda, Hoan Kiem lake, Ngoc Son temple, Tran Quoc pagoda. Water puppet show in the evening. Overnight in Ha noi Read more

HA NOI
DAY 6

HA NOI – HUE

Transfer to Noi Bai airport for boarding flight to Hue. Pick up at Phu Bai airport and transfer to hotel. Visit Dong Ba market, the Imperial Citadel from where the Nguyen Dynasty ruled between 1802 and 1945, and the ruins of the Purple Forbidden City. Cruise on the Perfume River to visit Thien Mu Pagoda and the mausoleum of Emperor Minh Mang, by car to visite of the royal tomb of Emperor Tu Duc. Hue: Former capital of the country from 1802 to 1945, Hue is often referred to as Vietnam’s most beautiful city and has long been a major cultural, religious and educational center. Surrounded by moats, the intriguing Purple Forbidden City which served as the residence of the Nguyen Emperors was constructed by Emperor Gia Long from 1804. Largely destroyed during the American War, the remains of the citadel, which have been partially restored, still contain interesting sights. About 15 km south of Hue are the imperial tombs with the most important being: Tu Duc, Minh Mang and Khai Dinh. Hue counts also many other places of religious and dynastic importance as well as interesting museums. Read more

HUE
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DAY 7

HUE – HOI AN

Depart for Hoi An via Da Nang, Stop for photos at the Hai Van pass and Lang Co beach.Visit the Marble mountain, the Cham museum. In the afternoon: discover Hoi An - a UNESCO world heritage listed site: Take a walk around Hoi an's ancient Town and explore its treasures; the Hoi An market, the Tan Ky House, the Japanese Covered Bridge ; silk manufacturer. 1h boat ride on the Thu Bon river Overnight in Hoi An Read more

HOI AN
DAY 8

HOI AN – DA NANG – SAI GON

Transfer to Danang airport for the morning flight to Saigon. Arrive in Saigon 1 hour and 10 minutes later. Pick up at Tan Son Nhat airport and transfer to the hotel. Luch at a restaurant. In the afternoon, explore the colonial residential quarter which includes the hotel de ville, Opera house, Central Post Office as well as the elegant 19th century, Notre-dame Cathedral and the most recent Reunification Palace. Overnight in Saigon. Read more

SAI GON
DAY 9

SAI GON – CU CHI – SAI GON

After breakfast, depart to Tay ninh and discover the holy see temple, the largest of the eclectic Cao dai religion. Observe a colorful midday mass. During the afternoon, continue to Cu chi tunnels, a network of over 250 km of tunnels that the Viet minh used against french troops and Viet cong against american ones. Return to Ho chi minh city at the end of the afternoon. Over night in Saigon Read more

SAI GON
DAY 10

SAIGON DEPARTURE

Free morning for leisure activities and shopping. Transfer to the airport for flight to return.

ACCOMMODATIONS

Day in trip
Location
Hotel
Day 1
Location VIENTIANE
Day 2
Location LUANG PRABANG
Day 3
Location HANOI
Day 6
Location HUE
Day 7
Location HOI AN
Day 8
Location SAIGON

TRIP PACKAGE

Package includes

  • Accommodation in a shared double or twin room throughout.
  • Private transfers according to the programme.
  • Meals as specified in the itinerary (B = breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner).
  • An English speaking local guide according to the programme.
  • Entrance fees for the sightseeing described above.
  • Entrance fee

Package excludes

  • International flights with airport taxes.
  • Vietnamese visa fee.
  • Domestic flights within Vietnam with airport taxes.
  • Meals not mentioned in the program
  • Personal insurance.
  • Expenditure of a personal nature, such as drinks, souvenirs and laundry etc.
  • Tips for guides and drivers.

REVIEWS

15 Reviews

Mr.Silvano Barato , Italy

Ciao Nga,trovo adesso un attimo di tempo per ringraziarti di come hai organizzato il nostro viaggio in Vietnam e Cambogia.Siamo soddisfatti per come si è svolto, per i luoghi che abbiamo visitato. Possiamo sicuramente consigliarlo a chi vuole venire in Vietnam.

Mrs.Piccolo Albertina , Italy

Colgo l'occasione a nome mio e della mia amica per ringraziarvi della vostra disponibilità e professionalità, in particolare ho trovato molto utile il telefono con scheda vietnamita che mi avete dato ad Hanoi. complimenti per gli autisti molto bravi e disponibili e un grazie anche alle guide.

Mr.Brignani Giorgio , Italy

il viaggio mi ha permesso di vedere al meglio le bellezze e la popolazione vietnamita. Di poter capire gli usi e costumi delle popolazioni del nord e del sud. ottima esperienza da provare e vivamente consigliata. L'agenzia locale è un'ottimo tour operator ed ha organizzato perfettamente tutto...

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MY KHANH. Repre. in HCM city

THUY PHAM. Repres in Sydney

DAC TUYEN. Repres. in HUE

NHAM NGUYEN . Accounting D.

TRANG DUONG. Sales executive

THAO PHAM. Tour guide

KHUYEN DOAN. Operator

THANH HUYEN Visa & account.

Her passion for travel results in a deep knowledge of the tourist trade and 25 years experience

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