Duration: 7 days/6 nights Vehicle : Car Price: $ 1890
Now, let's go for the Unique Northern Vietnam with The Hanoi Ancient Capital, Halong Legend Night & Discover the Sapa mountain city. Remarks: We are depart for everyday !
Itinerary Northern Vietnam Tour: Ha Noi - Ha Long Bay - Sapa tour 7 days 6 nights:
DAY 01: HANOI - ARRIVAL (D)
You will be arriving at Noi Bai International Airport. Warmly welcome you by our car and guide. Then, car transfer you to hotel for rest.
Late afternoon, guide take you to Enjoy the Water Puppet Show. Dinner & Overnight in Hanoi.
DAY 02: HANOI - HALONG BAY - OVERNIGHT ON THE HA LONG CRUISE (B+L+D)
A little Ha Long Bay: Whether you’re relaxing out on the water abroad a comfortable junk or paddling under your own through a cave in a nimble kayak, the natural spend our of the area is all around you. This is the same seascape that has been capturing the imagination of visitors for centuries and no trip to Vietnam’s north is complete without a visit to Ha Long Bay.
08.00: Our car and guide pick you up at your hotel. Departure for Ha Long City. We have a short break of 15 minutes on halfway at Hai Duong Province.
11.30: We arrive in Ha Long City and meet out boat. Out on the bay, you’ll enjoy a sumptuous seafood lunch
13.00: Now it’s time to explore some of the bay’s famed caves. Following a stop at the Sung Sot Cave or Surprising Cave as it’s known in English. This cave which is reputed to be the most beautiful in the area is sure to impress with its wealth of eerily unique stalactites and stalagmites
16.00: You’ll unwind in the afternoon sun and enjoy a relaxing swim in calm water or be paddling under your own power through a cave in a nimble kayak. As the evening sets in, you’ll have a choice to spend the night out on the idyllic water of the bay in very comfortable accommodation on the boat.
DAY 03: HALONG BAY - HANOI (B+L+D)
07.00: On the way back to Ha Long City, you’ll have a chance to enjoy more of Ha Long Bay
11.40: We arrive at the Ha Long Port and stop for lunch at a restaurant
13.25: We depart Ha Long for Hanoi
16.15: Arrival in Hanoi. You take rest and relax (Take massages or something like that). Dinner at Local Restaurant. Until 7.30 PM, guide take you to Railway Station for take night train to Sapa. Overnight on Soft lie cabin.
DAY 04: LAO CAI - SAPA (B+L+D)
A little Sapa: At an altitude of 1650 m locating at the edge of the side of the Hoang Lien Son mountain range, Sapa is one of the most picturesque and tranquil locations in all of Vietnam. Once a French hill station, the area is home to number of ethnic minority communities including the Black H’mong and Red Dzao, among others. Sapa’s breathtaking beauty comes in the form of hills, valleys, mountains, streams and waterfalls, not to mention the warmth of the locals. One of all the particular interests to visitors is the daily activities of the tribal people of the area which are on display at the markets and in various surrounding villages.
A couple of the days in this hilly paradise will make you feel refreshed and a real appreciation for Vietnam’s north. Sapa and its surroundings offer particularly rich ground for trekking. The natural beauty of the area is unparalleled and can be seen in rich greenery, gorgeous waterfalls and the unique ethnic minority villages that dot the countryside. An afternoon’s hike through this area can be a truly enlightening experience.
06.00: Our guide meets you at Lao Cai train station and departs for Sapa by car. Arriving in Sapa mid – morning, you’ll check in the hotel. Breakfast.
13.00: After lunch, our guide takes you to visit two Black H’mong villages and a waterfall. There you’ll have a chance to see the hydroelectric power station built be the French. Then we’ll be back to Sapa for dinner. In the evening, you’re free to do as you wish, you can explore the town of Sapa and we highly recommend a stop at the Love Market (only on Saturday night).
DAY 05: SAPA - NIGHT TRAIN BACK HANOI (B+L+D)
07.00: After breakfast, our guide takes you to the villages populated by H’mong and Dzao people, respectively called Lao Chai and Ta Van
11.00: You’ll have lunch either with an ethnic minority family or on the way back to Lao Cai to catch a night train back to Hanoi. We arrive in Hanoi the next morning at 4.30 pm.
DAY 06: HANOI - VISIT CITY TOUR HANOI (B+L+D)
You arrival Hanoi at early morning, our car and guide pick up you at Railway Station, check in hotel for rest and take your leg. Breakfast at the hotel before visit Hanoi city.
A little Hanoi: Vietnam’s small and pleasant capital lies at the heart of the northern Red River Delta, and is the city of lakes, leafy boulevards and open parks with a French colonial feel.
Hanoi which became the centre of government for the Indochina Union under French rule in 1888 was founded in 1010. In 1954 it became the official of independent Vietnam. Today ancient crumbling buildings dating from the 11th century lie scattered among grand French colonial residences. The streets of the Old Quarter preserve age-old customs, where trade takes one back half a century, and temples, pagodas and monuments reflect the historic character of Vietnam.
8.00: We pick you up from your hotel and take you to visit the Ho Chi Minh Complex which includes Ho Chi Minh’s Mausoleum – the final resting place of the beloved national hero, Uncle Ho. Then we visit the President Ho Chi Minh’s stilt house where he lived off and on from 1958 to 1969. You’ll also go to the Ho Chi Minh Museum where you can learn about this remarkable man and what he did for Vietnam and the region.
Next, you’ll visit the One Pillar Pagoda which is actually a group of structures that collectively make up a pagoda built over the water in the middle of a square lake
After that you’ll have a chance to explore the Tran Quoc Pagoda on the Shore of West Lake. From there you’ll go to the Temple of Literature which was Vietnam’s first university and is dedicated to Confucius.
Alternatively you can choose to have lunch at a restaurant in the Old Quarter. Afterwards you’ll walk through the Old Quarter where you’ll get a sense of the daily life of this busy city on your way to Hoan Kiem Lake – the heart and soul of Hanoi. This is the part of town where the commercial streets of modern Hanoi meet the ancient 36 streets and numerous alleys amongst temples, pagodas and lakes.
Finally you’ll stop at Museum of Ethnology. This superb museum showcases the depth of Vietnamese cultural diversity with an astounding collection of 15,000 artifacts gathered from throughout Vietnam. Maps, displays and dioramas are labeled in Vietnamese, French and English. Displays portray a typical village market, the making of comical hats and a Tay shamanic ceremony, videos show the real thing. You can also check out a traditional Black Thai house reconstructed in the museum. There’s also a centre for research and conservation where scientists from all over the world study traditional Vietnamese cultures.
After that, car and guide take you to Shopping at Equator, Dong Xuan market. Buy a lot of Souvenirs gifts, clothes, special foods,…
Dinner and overnight in Hanoi.
DAY 07: HANOI - DEPARTURE (B)
Breakfast at the hotel. Relax until car and guide pick up, transfer you to International Airport for back Sweet home. Tour ends. Thank you so much and hope to see you again on next time trip.
PACKAGE PRICE: 1890 USD/PAX
- Car & Transportation with air-condition.
- Excellent guide
- Train tickets: Hanoi - Lao Cai - Hanoi.
- Hotel accommodation: Double/ Twin sharing room.
- Water Puppet Show ticket.
- Boat trip.
- Daily breakfast.
- Meals as mentioned on the itinerary.
- All entrance fees.
- Services charge.
- Daily expense: Telephone, laundry, drinks,…
- Insurance & Tips.
- Visa (20 USD/ person).
WHAT TO BRING:
- Appropriate clothing for the season.
- Hat and sunscreen.
- Comfortable clothing and footwear for walking.
- Sense of fun and adventure.
(B: Breakfast; L: Lunch; D: Dinner)