+ Explore the culture, history and the colorful Old Quarters in the city of trees
+ Have a whole view of Sa Pa with beautiful terraces and picturesque scenes with diversity of local cultures
+ Set sail on Ha Long Bay – a UNESCO World Heritage Site where thousands of green mountains rising from the sea
+ Hotel with daily breakfast (Double/ Twin sharing room)
+ Sharing boat trip on Ha Long Bay (private cabin)
+ Meals as itinerary (B = breakfast; L = lunch; D = dinner)
+ Land transfer by private A/C vehicle for whole trip
+ Admission Fees as Itinerary
+ English speaking guide.
+ 01 mineral water bottle/ person / meals on cruise
+ Mineral Water (02 bottles/Adult/day)
+ Drinks & personal expenses.
+ Visas to Vietnam if any
+ Personal expenses: Single Supplement, drinks, laundry, telephone, …
+ High peak season & National Holiday surcharges
+ All local & international banking fee.
+ Tourist insurance
+ Tip for local guide & driver (suggested: 3 – 5USD/ person/ day)
+ International & domestic air tickets.
+ Other services not mentioned above.
DAY 01 = HA NOI ARRIVAL + CITY TOUR (D)
Pick up at airport and transfer to hotel. Take a city tour visit to Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum (outside), an important place of pilgrimage for Vietnamese, Ho Chi Minh’s House on Stilts, built in the style of Vietnam’s ethnic minorities, surrounded by verdant and peaceful gardens, One Pillar Pagoda, built in the 11th century, of wood on a single stone pillar resembling a lotus blossom, symbol of purity, rising out of a sea of sorrow. Temple of Literature, the first university of Vietnam founded in 1070 boasting 82 stone stele with the names, places of birth and achievements of men who received doctorates in each triennial examination from 1442. Overnight in Ha Noi.
*Note: Ho Chi Minh house is closed on Monday afternoon.
DAY 02 = HA NOI + SAPA (B/L/D)
07:30 Transfer to Sapa. Enjoy an interesting 5-hour drive to Sapa, visitors will see the terraces, gorgeous mountains and people at work. Arrive in Sapa at noon. Having lunch at local restaurant.
15:00 Take to Cable Car Station and spend 20 minutes with cable car to enjoy the spectacular scenery. Reach the altitute of 2800 meters, you have a good time to see the view and take photos, visit pagoda the spiritual destinations and trek up to 600 steps you will reach the peak of Fansipan – the Roof of Indochina. (Spend about 1,5 hours for hiking and taking photos). Come back to Cable Car Station and return to Sapa town.
Free for relax and visit Sapa town with Sapa cathedral, Sapa market. Overnight in Sapa.
DAY 03 = SAPA + HA NOI (B/L/D)
Transfer to visit Lao Chai – minority village of the H’Mong people and Ta Van – minority village of Dzay people. Enjoy natural landscape and local people life. Transfer back to Sapa town. Having lunch at local restaurant.
Transfer to visit Thac Bac (Water Fall) – one of landscape of Sapa.
14:30 Transfer back to Ha Noi.
19:30 Arrive in Ha Noi. Overnight in Ha Noi.
DAY 4 = HA NOI + HA LONG (B/L/D)
Transfer to Ha Long city. Enjoy an interesting 3.5 hour drive to Halong City, visitors will see the rich farmlands, water buffalo and people at work. Arrive in Ha Long wharf at noon. Take a boat trip to visit Ha Long Bay– a world heritage site. Great photo opportunities of shaped islands like Dog island, Incense Burner island, Fighting Cock island and so on. Visiting Sung Sot cave or Thien Canh Son cave. Enjoy sunset. After dinner, relax, drinking or fishing at your pleasure before spending a night on board. Overnight on cruise.
DAY 5 = HA LONG + HA NOI (B/ BRUNCH OR LUNCH/ D)
Enjoy morning with cake, tea or coffee. More cruising toward ilets of Man’s head, Tortoise and take a small bamboo row-boat or do kayking on Ha Long Bay. Cruising through Bai Tu Long bay and heading back to Ha Long pier. Check out. Have buffet brunch or lunch. Return to the wharf at noon. Pick up then transfer back to Ha Noi. Take a short city tour, visit to the historic Old Quarter of Hanoi with 36 streets named after the goods once sold there. Visit Hoan Kiem Lake, an oasis of calm right in the heart of the city. Overnight at hotel in Ha Noi.
DAY 06 = HANOI DEPARTURE (B)
Free for leisure until transfer back to to airport for flight back home. End of trip.