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GRAND CIRCUIT OF VIETNAM

Itinerary:

Day 01: HA NOI ARRIVAL


Arrive Noi Bai Airport.  Transfer to hotel.  Evening enjoy Water Puppet Show. All puppets are made of woods, moving on the water following the rhythm of live folk music.  Fire crackers, smoke, fire and lights make it more picturesque Overnight in Hanoi.

 

Day 02: HA NOI CITY TOUR- NIGHT TRAIN TO SAPA (B)

Morning visit the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum and Museum, One Pillar Pagoda, Tran Quoc Pagoda and the Ethnic Minority Museum.  Afternoon city tour includes the Temple of Literature, Ngoc Son Temple and walking tour throught the Old Streets in the Old Quarter of Hanoi. Transfer to railway station for overnight train to Lao Cai  (Sapa) (Mon, Wed, Fri). Overnight on train

 

Day 03: SAPA(B,L,D)

Early morning arrive Lao Cai.  Meet and transfer to Sapa.  Have your own breakfast then check in hotel.  Drive to Tarvan Village for trekking tour to explore the hilltribe villages and visit the Sapa market, where The Love Fair to be held every Saturday night.

 

Day 04: SAPA- NIGHT TRAIN TO HA NOI (B,L)

Morning drive to Bac Ha.  Visit Bac Ha Market, the biggest typical mountainous market  and surounding villages.  Afternoon return to hotel.  Transfer to railway station for overnight train to Hanoi

Day 05: HA NOI- HA LONG BAY(B,L)

Early morning arrive Hanoi. Pick up from railway station to a hotel in Hanoi.  Have you own breakfast then 08:00 Transfer to  Ha Long Bay,  on arrival, check in overnight wooden junk. Lunch is served on board and start  cruising on Halong Bay, visit to Sung Sot Cave, the most beautiful café in Halong Bay, swimming at Titop Beach.  Dinner and night on board.

 

Day 06: HA LONG- HA NOI(B, L)

Morning continue to explore Ha Long Bay by boat, which is recognized as World Scenery Heritage with thousands of grottoes raising from the sea.  Breakfast and lunch on board. 11:30 arrive the pier. Then transfer to Hanoi 

 

Day 07: HA NOI - HUE (B)

Early morning transfer to airport for flight to Hue, capital of Vietnam from 18th century until the recent day 1945.  Day tour of Hue including the Royal Citadel, Forbidden city,  Nguyen's Emperors tombs.  Afternoon boat trip to visit Thien Mu Pagoda and Minh Mang tomb.  Royal banquet is optional.
Overnight in Hue

 

Day 08: HUE – DA NANG – HOI AN (B)

Morning Dong Ba Market.  Drive to Danang via beautifully Hai Van Pass, stop on they way to visit Lang Co Fishing village.  Arrive Danang, visit the Museum of Cham Sculpture and Marble Mountains, a complex of five mountain overlooking the south China Sea which is name under five element on earth: Metal, Wood, Water, Fire, Earth.  Finally drive to Hoian, the famous World Cuture Heritage town. Overnight in Hoi An.

 

Day 09: HOI AN – MY SON- HOI AN(B)

Morning visit Hoian Ancient town, dated back from the end of 16th century, known as Macau of Vietnam.  Visit the charming town with Japanese Bridge, Phuoc Kien Temple, the Old Houses, Hoi An Museum and Hoi An market.  Continue to visit the ruins of Myson, the Holy Site of Champa Kingdom from 6th until 13th century.   Myson now is well preserved by UNESCO as the World Culture Heritage.

 

Day 10: HOI AN – DA NANG – NHA TRANG  (B)

Free until transfer to Danang airport for flight to Nha Trang.  On arrival, transfer to hotel.  Afternoon city tour of Nha Trang include the Ponagar Cham Tower, where the Old Cham People workship their Goddess of Mercy, who teach people how to plant the water rice, then visit to the famous Oceanographic Institute with thousand of sea species in Vietnam and finally visit the Dam Market, the local market in a beach city.  Overnight in Nha Trang.

Day 11: NHA TRANG (B)

Morning Boat cruise to visit Tri Nguyen Aquarium, Fishing village, San Beach, Tam and Mun Islands.  You can swim or play water sport (your own expenses) like Snofkling, diving etc..

Day 12: NHA TRANG- DA LAT (B)

Drive to Da Lat (250 km) via Belle-Vue-Pass and Poklong Garai Cham Tower.  Arrive Dalat, a city known as “a little

Paris” with a romantic landscape of a highland city.  Visit Tuyen Lam Lake, Chinese Pagoda, the last Nguyen’s King Summer Palace.  Overnight in Dalat.

 

Day 13: DA LAT – HO CHI MINH (B)

Visit the Valley of Love, Lake of Sigh, Prenn Water Fall.  Drop by Chicken Village, a K’ho hill tribe village near Bao Loc. Drive to Ho Chi Minh (320 km) via Bao Loc with stop at coffee and tee plantations. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh city.

Day 14: HO CHI MINH CITY TOUR (B)

City tour of Ho Chi Minh city including the Historical Museum, Former Presidential Palace,  The Lacquer Ware Workshop, Notre Dame Cathedral,  the City Post Office, China Town, Thien Hau Pagoda.  Evening free at leisure.

Day 15: HO CHI MINH- VINH LONG- CAN THO(B)

Excursion to the Mekong Delta.  Stop at Cai Be for boat cruise along the Mekong River, visit floating market, walk through beautiful orchid island, visit the farmer's house, take the rowing boat along the narrow cannel with water coconut trees.  Proceed to Can Tho, the capital city of the Mekong Delta.  Check in hotel.

 

Day 16: CAN THO- CAI RANG FLOATING MARKET- HO CHI MINH (B)

Morning visit Cai Rang Floating market, a typical Market in the Mekong Delta, orchard garden.  Orientation tour of Can Tho city then return to Ho Chi Minh city.

Day 17: HO CHI MINH DEPARTURE (B)

Free time until check out.  Transfer to airport for departure flight. End of services

 

 Includes:

+      Transfers & tours as per itinerary in private air/con vehicle (brand new)

+      13 nights Hotels with breakfasts at hotel

+      02 nighs on train without breakfast

+      01 night on boat with breakast

+      English & French speaking guide throughout

+      Domestic flight HAN/HUE & DAD/NHA

+      Entrance fees and boat fees

+      Lunch & dinner on boat in Halong Bay

+      Train ticket HANOI – LAO CAI – HANOI (solf sleeper, air/con, 4 berth a cabin)

 Excludes:

+     Meals & drinks

+     International Airfare & Departure Airport Tax

+     Own expenses

+     Visa

+     Tips and gratitudes