Day 1: Hanoi Arrival
On arrival at Noi Bai International Airport in Hanoi, we will be welcome by our private guide and driver. The rest of the day will be free. Overnight in hotel in Hanoi.

Day 2 to Day 3:Hanoi free (B)
Free time on your own arrangement! Overnight in Hanoi.

Day 4: Hanoi Departure (B)
Free time until our car arrives to take us to the airport in good time for departure flight. Tour ends.

Optional tours for your leisure days in Hanoi as:

  • Option 1: Hanoi City Tour in Joined Tour (B, L)

After breakfast, our guide will take us on the SIC City Tour. Our first stop is Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum complex, including Ho Chi Minh mausoleum, Ho Chi Minh Museum, his simple house-on-stilt and the nearby ancient One Pillar Pagoda. We then move to Quan Thanh Temple and Tran Quoc Pagoda which are located by the West Lake.
After Vietnamese lunch, we will visit the excellent Ethnology Museum which display on culture and customs of different 54 groups in Vietnam. We finish the tour in the centre of Hanoi including Hoan Kiem Lake and Ngoc Son Temple. Overnight in Hanoi.

One Pillar Pagoda

One Pillar Pagoda

  • Option 2: Hanoi – Hoa Lu – Tam Coc in Joined Tour (B, L)

Pick up at the hotel at around 8.00 AM by our guide and driver, we will take 2.5 hours drive to Ninh Binh Province to visit Hoa Lu – the ancient capital of Vietnam. On arrival, we will visit the Temple of King Dinh and King Le which are dedicated to the two Kings under Dinh and Le Dynasties from 10th to 11th century.

Temple of King Dinh, Hoa Lu

Temple of King Dinh, Hoa Lu

We then back to our bus and transfer to Tam Coc – Three Grottos for lunch in a restaurant overlooking the river. After lunch, we take a pleasant rowing boat along the Ngo Dong River, passing through thousands of limestone in amazing formations, villages, rice fields, rocky outcrops. In the late afternoon, we will be back to Hanoi and arrive at our hotel at around 6 PM.

Tam Coc - Halong Bay on land of Vietnam

Tam Coc – Halong Bay on land of Vietnam

  • Option 3: Hanoi – Halong Bay – 4 hours cruise in Joined Tour (B, L)

Halong Bay, “the bay of Descending dragon” which is located in the Northwest of Vietnam, with more than 1,500 square KM belongs to Quang Ninh Province in the Gulf of Tonkin. It has been recognized by UNESCO as the World Natural Heritage for its universal values of landscape, geology and geomorphology, respectively in 1994 and 2000. It is also accommodation of many fishing communities with a population of more than 1,600 people. The residents live on floating houses and boats, making their own lives by fishing and aquaculture.

Halong Bay

Halong Bay

This morning, we depart to Halong Bay through Red River Delta of Vietnam. Arriving at the pier at the midday, we move to the boat with welcome of the crew team. After that, we have our lunch while cruising deeper into the Bay. We will visit Heaven Cave, one of the most famous and splendid cave in Halong Bay. We will then continue cruising through Halong Bay and pass by numerous beautiful islets: Rocky Dog (Hòn Chó Đá), Incense (Hòn Đỉnh Hương), and Fighting Cock (Hòn Gà Chọi). After 4-hour cruise, we will be back to the mainland where our car is waiting and take your hotel in Hanoi.

 

Heaven (Thien Cung) Cave, Halong Bay

Heaven (Thien Cung) Cave, Halong Bay