Vietnam Discovery and Beach Relaxation

14 Days Vietnam Tour Package offers the combination of discovery and beach leisure for who want to travel from North to South with remarkable activities such as cultural visit to Ha Noi thousand-year-old city, cruise trip in 8th wonder of the world Halong Bay, farmer day in Tra Que vegetable village, daily life exploration to Mekong Delta… and leisure stay at Mui Ne white sand beach.

Destinations: Hanoi – Da Nang – Hoi An – Tra Qua Village – Saigon – Mekong Delta – Mui Ne Beach

  • Daily departure
  • Prices valid until December 2019

DAY 1: ARRIVAL – HANOI

Arrival at Noi Bai Airport, meet your guide holding the welcome signboard on which is your name and transfer you to Hanoi center. Hotel check in time is 14h00.

Meals: Non
Accommodation: Hotel in Hanoi

DAY 2: HANOI FULL DAY CITY TOUR

Morning start our tour to discover Hanoi, a peaceful city with beautiful trees and lakes, the city has thousand years of history and culture. We will have the first impression of the city by authentic Cyclo ride from your hotel to Hanoi Old Quarter – where you can experience the real daily life activities of local people in the oldest area of Hanoi. Then you will ride by the French Quarter along wide and green typical French boulevard that can explain to you why this city so called “Paris of the East” before taking a walk to Ngoc Ha village. You can see the village as an Oasis in the middle of the city, that still keep all the typical daily life activities as well as the typical community sense of the village in Red river Delta along your walk. Then visit Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum – the symbol of the country and Presidential Palace, Presidential Garden, his House on Stilts and One Pillar Pagoda. After that, visit Temple of Literature – the central of culture of Hanoi that worship to Literature – the only subject for student to study in the feudal system just hundred years ago and Confucius. At lunch, enjoy the typical and authentic cuisine at Season of Hanoi Restaurant.

Afternoon visit Ethnology Museum in which you can study the great outline of 54 ethics people living in Vietnam. This museum is the only one in Vietnam that many artifacts display in there still exist in the life of local people but not extinct like most of the museums, that will create very good reflection about the life, culture, customs, religions and costumes of Vietnamese people.  Back to the center of the city for the short walk to discover the Old Quarter. After dinner, we will drive to Quoc Oai, Ha Tay to enjoy QUINTESSENCE OF TONKIN SHOW (1 hour journey) – staged entirely on water, the open – air performance provides a broad overview of village life, from folklore to music, poetry, water puppetry, Buddhism and more. Show lasts 1 hour, then we transfer you back to the city.

Meals: Breakfast
Accommodation: Hotel in Hanoi

DAY 3: HANOI – HA LONG BAY

In the morning drive from Hanoi to Halong Bay by Red River Delta with beautiful rice field and activities of local people along the way. Upon arrival to Halong, embark to Dragon Pearl – an authentic Junk on Halong Bay. You will be greeted by the hospitable cruise. Enjoy the welcome drink and cruise briefing on board. Check in your lovely room then enjoy lunch while the Junk start sailing to Bai Tu Long Bay with beautiful topography and scenery of lime stone mountain. The Junk will cruise to Cap La and anchor by the fishing village there. From here, you can have a beautiful one and half hour discovery of Halong Bay on the Kayak. Back to the junk for swimming in emerald water of Halong Bay. Then you can relax on the sun deck and enjoy the beauty of Halong in the sunset while the Junk sailing to Cong Do.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Dragon Pearl Junk in Halong Bay

DAY 4: HA LONG – HANOI – DA NANG – HOI AN

In the morning we will cruise around Bai Tu Long Bay. The junk will stop in a beautiful place for your last swim on the cruise. Then we will cruise towards the harbor while A la carte lunch is served. At noon, disembark the harbor, then drive you back to Hanoi for flight to Danang.

Upon arrival, guide and driver will  meet you at airport and transfer to hotel for check in .

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Accommodation: Hotel in Hoi An

DAY 5: FULL-DAY HOI AN CITY TOUR

Morning take a walking tour to Hoi An ancient town. Visit Thang Loi Handicraft workshop in Phan Chu Trinh Street. You will have the chance to experience all the typical traditional handicraft of Hoi An, such as wood carving, mat weaving, lantern making, silk worm raising, spinning and weaving, table cloth making and embroidery picture. These handicrafts made great contribution to upgrade living standard of local people since Hoi An turn to be popular destination for the tourists. Then take a walk to Hoi An ancient town. We will start the walk from small alley from Phan Chu Trinh Street to Nguyen Thi Minh Khai Street. This is the typical ancient street of Hoi An, that can show you great atmosphere of the ancient town. Visit the Japanese Cover Bridge – the symbol of Hoi An. After that visit Tan Ky, the most well-known and authentic ancient house in town. Then take a walk along the Nguyen Thai Hoc – the ancient street of Hoi An to the market of the town. Visit the local market and Phuc Kien Congressional Assembly Hall, the communal place for Chinese community from Fukien province in China as well the worshiping temple to Thien Hau, the Goddess protecting people on the sea – that was so important for the Chinese Merchant and Fishman in the past. Then enjoy the cooking class in Morning Glory Restaurant.

Afternoon depart for the cyclo trip to Cam Nam Village (this is exclusive discovery feature of ICT). The cyclo will take you from the town to Cam Nam Bridge. You will have the first stop for the photo opportunity of the activities and scenery on the Thu Bon River. Then the cyclo will take you along the Thu Bon River bank, where you can have another photo stop for panorama view of Hoi An from other side of river. You will ride along the riverside and cycle through local villages of Cam Nam. This is untouched area by tourism with very friendly and hospitable local people. You can see their daily life activities or even viewing the interior of their house and their life through always opened doors. The cyclo trip will be ended at green small canal covered by water coconut trees. Embark on the boat and take a cruise to Thu Bon River. You can experience the local daily life along river, such as fishing, farming, catching clam …. Come back to Hoi An around sunset time.

Meals: Breakfast
Accommodation: Hotel in Hoi An

DAY 6: FUN & RELAXATION IN TRA QUE VILLAGE

08h30: The local tour guide will meet you at your hotel, check your bike and as a group begin to cycle to visit a lantern workshop. Here in the ancient town you can witness the creation of the exquisite lanterns, whereby you can learn how to make lantern with the craftsman’s support. Continue cycling for an hour through the rice fields and peaceful villages that showcase areca flora. A stop to have fun with buffalo riding, After this, you will arrive in Tra Que village where you will take a stroll through the garden and learn the different types of culinary herbs and vegetables. Next, you will visit a local family and talk with them about their daily activities and life in the village. For your next stop, a farmer will introduce you to the routine life of vegetable farming, and show you how to use local farming facilities and tools. You will then come back to the restaurant where you will enjoy a relaxing foot bath in traditional herbs and a rejuvenating 30 minute foot massage. Finally, you will learn how to make pancake then enjoy your accomplishment before cycling to Hoi An, which completes the tour.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Accommodation: Hotel in Hoi An

DAY 7: HOI AN FREE DAY

Today, you will have the whole free day to discover the city on your own.

Meals: Breakfast
Accommodation: Hotel in Hoi An

DAY 8: HOI AN – DA NANG – SAIGON

Free at leisure until the time transfer to airport for flight to Saigon .

Upon arrival , guide and driver meet you at airport and drive to the city to take tour to Reunification Palace, Notre Dame Cathedral and Central Post office then have lunch at Pho 2000 Restaurant. In the afternoon take a tour to China town, the special identity of Saigon. Visit Thien Hau Pagoda, where hundreds of local people come and burn the incense for their luck, prosperity and happiness. After that, take a walk around Cho Lon, the biggest whole sale market in town. It is great combination of busy and bustle atmosphere of the market and traditional Chinese Architecture there.

Meals: Breakfast
Accommodation: Hotel in Saigon

DAY 9: SAIGON – CAI BE – VINH LONG – SAIGON

This is an ideal option for those who wish to have a real experience on the landscape, local people, and rich culture of the Mekong Delta. The tour will be incomplete without cycling on narrow road along small side canal to visit the local traditional handicrafts.

A 2-hour drive southwest from Saigon will take you to the Mekong Delta, the largest rice basket of the country with friendly farmers who always wave hello when you come across. This tour will offer you a chance to explore the unique lifestyle and culture at the Cai Be land as well as traditional handicrafts on Tan Phong Island. The most special thing about this tour you will feel relaxed and excited while cruising along the river is to take a deeply insight into the great combination of local cultures and sceneries in this gorgeous water way region. It’s all sure to bring you unforgettable moments ever. Board your wooden charming boat, the Mekong Queen, at Ba Ton’s local pier and start cruising on Mekong River while sampling local fresh fruits, letting the cool breeze touch your hair, you will find the place a truly destination to spend the day relaxing.

Leave the boat for a while to visit the local business where you can interact with the local people to learn more about their daily life. Continue with your boat through the “heart” of the town’s trading activities with lots of lots of floating vendors lining up their boats in the middle of the river with their agricultural products hung on bamboo poles. This is not the biggest floating market but it is good to understand the life of the river, one of the tourist magnets of the Mekong Delta. Disembark the boat when reaching Tan Phong Island where you will start a very interesting cycling tour through small village shady road. You will be surprised by the way the locals trade and advertise their local products. Ride along the concrete road of 1m width, you will take the opportunities to visit local families of making traditional products such as handicraft items made from water hyacinth; house roof made from palm leaves; hammock made from coconut ropes; rice papers; and local hats. After a sad farewell to your crews, enjoy a home-hosted lunch with Mekong Delta specialties at an ancient house before driving back to Saigon.

Note: Motorbike will be an option for those who can’t bike. Guests ride as passenger behind a safe motorbike driver.

*Detailed itinerary:

  • 07:30 am: Depart from Saigon
  • 09:30 am: Arrive at Ba Ton Bridge and start boarding the Mekong Queen
  • 09:45 am: Stop to visit the local rice wine making family (nhà nấu rượu)
  • 09:55 am: Continue your cruise to the local rice husking factory (nhà chà lúa thô sơ)
  • 10:30 am: Stop for a quick visit of a local brick factory (subject to availability)
  • 10:40 am: Board the cruise passing by Cai Be floating market and onto Tan Phong Island
  • 11:30 am: Start a leisure 45’ cycling trip with stops en route to visit the local handicraft making families.
  • 12:30 pm: Embark on the Mekong Queen for a 15min cruise to the mainland.
  • 01:00 pm: Enjoy lunch at an ancient house
  • 02:30 pm: Drive back to Saigon
  • 05:00 pm: Arrive in Saigon

Meals: Breakfast
Accommodation: Hotel in Saigon

DAY 10: SAIGON – MUI NE

Check out hotel in Saigon then drive to Mui Ne for relax on beach .

Meals: Breakfast
Accommodation: Resort in Mui Ne

DAY 11 – 13: MUI NE BEACH

Free days at the resort with breakfast. You have time to stay on the beach, use the resort facilities or join to one of several optional day tours in and around Mui Ne by your own account.

Meals: Breakfast
Accommodation: Resort in Mui Ne

DAY 14: MUI NE – SAIGON – DEPARTURE

Free at leisure until the time transfer back to Saigon for flight back home. End of Vietnam Tour Package 14 Days

Meals: Breakfast

End of Services

TOUR SERVICES

Services included:

  • Transportation in private air-conditioned vehicle with driver
  • Air ticket Hanoi- Hue; Danang-Saigon
  • Accommodation in hotels (shared twin room)
  • Meals as indicated: B = breakfast, L = lunch, D= Dinner
  • English speaking guide
  • Entrance fee to indicated sights
  • Water puppet show
  • Cyclo tour, boat trips
  • Join cruise on Halong Bay
  • Waters & cool towels on the van

Services excluded:

  • Other meals, tip, drinks, airport tax, international air-tickets, single room, personal expenses, insurance…
TOUR PRICES

Vietnam Tour Package 14 Days – Best Prices

  • The tour prices are subject to change during Christmas and New Year Eve (24 and 30 Dec)
Price per person in US$
Valid till 20 December 2019
Private party of First Class
3-Star hotels
Superior Class
4-Star hotels
2 participants  1659  1857
3-4 participants  1516  1716
5-6 participants  1390  1590
7-8 participants  1346  1546
9-10 participants  1300  1500
Single Supplement  519  708

First Class (3*)

  • Hanoi: Gondola Hotel (Superior)
  • Halong Bay: Swan Cruise (Superior)
  • Hoi An: Muca Resort (Superior)
  • Saigon: Sonnet Hotel (Superior)
  • Mui Ne: Little Mui Ne Resort (Seaview Bungalow) 

Superior Class (4*)

  • Hanoi: Silk Queen Hotel (Grand Luxury)
  • Halong Bay: Grey Line Cruise (Deluxe)
  • Hoi An: Ancient House Resort (Garden View)
  • Saigon: Silver land Yen (Deluxe Pre)
  • Mui Ne: Amaryllis (Deluxe Beach Front)
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