6 Days Discover Northern Vietnam

Duration: 6 days
Transport:
Tour code: VRT04
Your holiday is very pretty with 6 days Discover Northern Vietnam. The trip offers you almost famous and beautiful tourist sites in the North. You get the leisurely time to step on streets in The Old Quarter and save a lot of local memories. From the present capital, you have the chance visiting the old Vietnam’s capital in 10th century at Hoa Lu ancient citadel, exploring the peaceful and natural landscape by Bamboo boat in Tam Coc – “Halong bay on land” Keep visiting the breathtaking scenery in Halong Bay where you have the lovely time enjoying the giant landscape of thousand islands.
$797.00

Inclusion

Tour includes:

5 night’s accommodation includes: 4 nights at Au Coeur Hanoi Boutique hotel in the Old quarter, 1 night on the cruise ( Double/twin share )

English speaking tour guide in Hanoi city tour, Hoa Lu – Tam Coc, Halong Bay tour,

Private bus/car airport transfer 2 ways

All the entrance fees as mentioned

Meals as mentioned: B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner

Insurance on boat

Complementary bottles of water

Welcome drink in hotel and on board

Exclusion

Tour excludes:

Return airfares from your country to Vietnam

Beverages, Tips, and Personal Expenses

Tax and service charge

Other things not mentioned clearly in the packages

Visa to Vietnam

NOTES:

You want to extend your trip, please advise !

Itinerary can be changed upon the uncontrolled weather conditions

If need to bring with you your passport for overnight registration on sites

Warm cloths need to pack during Nov to Feb.

Keep contact with Vietnam Real Tour to get support any time.

Day 1: Hanoi arrival – Check in the hotel in Hanoi ( Meal: No )

Driver is waiting for you at the Noi Bai airport to pick you up and transfer you to the hotel. If it still be early, you can enjoy the leisurely time to walk around Hanoi old quarter looking the daily life.

Note: Hotel check in time: 13:00

Night 1: Overnight at hotel

Day 2: Hanoi city tour full day ( Meal: B, L )

OPTION 1: TUESDAY, THURSDAY, SATURDAYS, SUNDAY

07:45 - 08:30 Get picked up by our tour guide and bus. After short drive, start visiting first place named Tran Quoc Pagoda, a Buddhist relic and national heritage lying on the West Lake.

09:00 Visit Ho Chi Minh’s Mausoleum, the final resting place of Viet Nam’s greatest father, walking along Ho Chi Minh’s stilt house where he lived and worked from 1958 to 1969.

10:00 Visit One-Pillar Pagoda – the one modeled after a lotus flower, a symbol of Hanoi city.

11:00 Visit the colorful features of the 54 ethnic groups of Viet Nam in the Ethnology Museum.

13:00 Bus takes you to a local restaurant in Hanoi Old Quarter, have a rest and enjoy the lunch.

14:00 Visit Temple of Literature, the most famous temple situated in Hanoi, also functioned as Vietnam's first university. It was first constructed in 1070 under King Ly Nhan Tong and dedicated to Confucius, sages and scholars. A vast structure that has existed to present day.

15:30 Drive to legendary Hoan Kiem Lake, visit Ngoc Son Temple dedicated to Van Xuong saint and former general commander Tran Hung Dao for his struggle against Mongolians. You also see the beautiful Vietnamese and French architecture around the lake.

16:00 Arrive back to your hotel.

 

OPTION 2: MONDAY, WEDNESDAY, FRIDAY

07:45 - 08:30 Get picked up by our tour guide and bus then visit first place named Tran Quoc Pagoda. Experience our national heritage and the beautiful Buddhist relics on the West Lake.

09:30 Visit a sacred place to recall President Ho Chi Minh’s life and career in Ho Chi Minh’s Mausoleum, the Stilt-house where Ho Chi Minh lived and worked from 1958 to 1969.

10:30 Visit One-Pillar Pagoda, the one modeled after a lotus flower, a symbol of Hanoi city in present days.

11:00 Visit the Temple of Literature, considering the first university of Viet Nam. The temple was first constructed in 1070 under King Ly Nhan Tong and dedicated to Confucius, sages and scholars.

12:30 Have Vietnamese lunch at a local restaurant in Hanoi Old Quarter and relax.

13:30 Continue exploring the daily life of traditional ceramics village of Bat Trang. Visit the pottery showrooms and see how they modeled the products.

14:30 Drive back to Hoan Kiem Lake to visit Ngoc Son Temple dedicated to Van Xuong Saint and Tran Hung Dao General Commander for his struggle against Mongolians.

15:30 Arrive back your hotel.

Night 2: Overnight at hotel

Day 3: Hoa Lu – Tam Coc 1 day tour ( Meal: B, Buffet Lunch )

08:00: Our bus and driver will pick you up from hotel/stay in Hanoi Old Quarter.

08:30: Bus is leaving Hanoi city and heading to Ninh Binh province.

09:15: Take the short break to stretch your legs.

10:15: Arriving at Hoa Lu Ancient Capital. Getting off the bus and walking to visit King Dinh and King Le’s temple.

11:30: Arriving Tam Coc Wharf.

11:45: Enjoying the buffet lunch with Vietnamese Cuisine.

13:00: Getting on Sampan boats through caves and visiting countryside landscape

15:00: Back to Tam Coc Wharf to chill out.

15:15: Leisurely biking time on country road around village and rice field.

16:00: Getting on shuttle bus to come back to Hanoi

18:30: Bus transfers you back to the hotel/stay.

Night 3: Overnight at hotel

Day 4: Hanoi – Halong Bay – V’spirit cruise ( Meal: B, L, D )

08h00 – 08h30   Pick-up at hotel and start the scenic, 3 and ½ hour drive to Halong Bay.

12h30 – 13h00   Embark on V’Spirit Classic Cruise followed by a short cruise briefing.

13h30 – 14h30   Savor a delectable lunch as V’Spirit Classic cruises among the limestone islands.

15h00 – 16h00   Explore the amazing Sung Sot Cave – the most beautiful cave in Halong Bay.

16h00 – 17h00   Cruising to Titov island. Go swimming and relaxing at the beach of Titov or climb up to the top of the island for a panorama view of Halong Bay.

17h00 – 17h30   Return to the main boat and continue cruising to the quiet area while enjoy beautiful seascape on the way.

17h30 – 19h00   Enjoy Sunset Party on sundeck and admire the best moments of the day when the sun starts to set.

19h00    Dinner is served. Socialize with other guests, take part in board games, fish for squid, or just laze around.

Night 4: Overnight on board.

Day 5: Halong Bay – Hanoi (B/L)

06h30 – 07h15   Start your day with Tai Chi exercises or a photo hunt.

07h30 – 08h30   Have breakfast on board and enjoy the peaceful morning of Halong Bay.

09h00 – 10h00   Kayak among the hidden areas of the bay, around the Bo Nau area.

10h15    Return to the boat. Freshen up and check out of your cabin.

10h15 – 11h00   Continue your cruise exploring the Bay, passing Ba Hang fishing village, Dog Islet, and more.

11h00 – 12h15   While heading back to the harbor, watch the fruit carving demonstration and participate in the Cooking Class before enjoying a traditional Vietnamese lunch.

12h15 – 12h30   Disembark V’Spirit Classic.

12h30 – 13h00   Transfer back to Hanoi.

Trip finishes at around 17h00.

Night 5: Overnight at hotel

Day 6: Free time – Transfer to Noi Bai airport ( Meal: B )

After breakfast, you have free time visiting Hanoi old quarter, shopping the souvenir for your family until transfer you to Noi Bai airport for you flight back home. Trip ends.