5 Days Exploring Northern Vietnam

Duration: 5 Days
Transport:: Bus, Cruise
Tour code: VRT03
5 Days Luxury Northern Vietnam offer you the MUST see attractions in the North of Vietnam. You have the chance to visit the ancient capital of Vietnam in 10th century – Hoa Lu ancient citadel. Keep enjoying the leisurely time on Royal Wings cruise – one of most luxury cruise in Halong Bay to explore the World Natural Heritage. Please contact us for best price!


4 night’s accommodation includes: 3 nights at the hotel in the Old quarter, 1 night on the cruise

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

Transportation by Air-conditioning bus in tour

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

Rowing Boat trip in Tam Coc

Cycling time in Tam Coc

Surprising cave in Halong Bay

Swimming time in Halong Bay

Kayaking time or Bamboo boat trip in Halong Bay

Welcome drink at hotel and on Halong cruise

Sunset Party with free fruit & a glass of wine

Cooking Demonstration on cruise

Squid fishing game on cruise

Return Private bus/car airport pick-up & transfer

All the entrance fees as mentioned

Complimentary water in tour



Return airfares from your country to Vietnam.

All meals & beverages not specifically mentioned.

Pick up and drop off outside Hanoi Old Quarter not included (additional charges may apply for pick up outside of Hanoi Old Quarter); for verification please contact info@vietnamrealtour.com

Tips, Personal Expenses & those not clearly mentioned above

Travel insurance.

Visa application (where applicable) and personal travel documents are the sole responsibility of travelers.


Visiting Hanoi Old Quarter

Rowing boat rip in Tam Coc

Cycling time in Tam Coc

Kayaking time in Halong Bay

Tai Chi lesson on cruise

Cooking Demonstration on cruise


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

Driver will wait 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

Overnight at hotel


Day 2: Hoa Lu – Tam Coc 1 day tour ( Meal: B, Buffet Lunch )

8:00 – 8:30: Driver and tour guide will meet you at your hotel and depart the Hoa Lu – Tam Coc tour.

Bus will stop on the half way to get the break time after 1 hour and half in the bus. At this moment, you can stretch your legs and take some photos of countryside.

Keep heading to Hoa Lu – the ancient capital of Vietnam in 10th century under 2 Dynasties: Dinh and Le Empire. You will understand much more about Vietnam with King Dinh and King Le’s temple. Through this trip, you have the chance to find out about the history, culture, architecture, and development of Vietnam what is still maybe strange of you.

Then, bus will transfer you to the local restaurant where you have the buffet Lunch with a lot of local food. And one of most special and famous in Ninh Binh is goat meat.

After Lunch time, tour guide will help you understanding about Tam Coc before enjoy the rowing boat time on Ngo Dong river. Ngo Dong river meanders among the mountains and you will have the feeling that we are living in the most peaceful and most beautiful place in the world.

Riding bicycle to the paddy field and through the local villages to discover the simple daily life of local people, you will have the awesome experience in the country.

16:00: Get back the bus and heading back to Hanoi. Saying goodbye the lovely point.

18:30: Arrive the hotel in Hanoi old quarter.

Overnight at hotel


Day 3: Hanoi – Halong Bay – Overnight on Cruise ( Meals: B, L, D )

8:00 – 8:30: Tour guide and bus pick you up at the hotel. Heading to Halong bay after 4 hours in bus with short break time on the haft way.

12:45: Arrive Halong harbor. Crews welcome you on board with Welcome drink. Check in the cabin and enjoy the traditional Vietnamese Lunch.

After lunch time, free time to sun-bathing on the sundeck, photo hunting while cruising among the hundreds of mountains.

15:00: Cruise anchors in the center of Halong Bay. Visiting Sung Sot cave (Amazing cave) – one of the biggest and most beautiful cave in Halong Bay.

16:00: Heading to Ti Tov island where you can hike up to the top to view whole bay, sunbathing on the sandy beach, swimming in the pure water.

17:15: Back to the boat. Enjoy the Sunset time with fruit and Wine.

Our chef on board will share with you how to make Vietnamese spring roll during the Cooking Demonstration, and you can experience to practice by yourself.

19:00: Dinner will be served with a lot of delicious Vietnamese foods.

After dinner, free time to watch movie, playing the card, or attend the Squid fishing game

Overnight on cruise



Day 4: Halong Bay – Kayaking – Hanoi ( Meals: B, L )

You should wake up a little early to enjoy the Sunrise in Halong Bay – the nice moment during the trip.

7:00: Enjoy the breakfast

8:15: Going to do Kayaking among mountains, explore the beauty of Halong Bay by your own.

9:30: Get back to cruise, check out the cabin.

Then, take the leisurely time to rest on sundeck to view the bay.

11:00: Brunch will be served. Enjoy the meal while cruising back to Halong harbor

12:30: Get on the bus back to Hanoi with short break time on half way.

16:30 – 17:00: Arrive your hotel in Hanoi city.

Overnight at hotel in Hanoi


Day 5: 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.


Who should participate? - This tour is suited for every travelers, children as well.

Price structure: - Price quote is based on per person basic


For further information, please visit our website: vietnamrealtour.com

To get in touch, please call: 0084 976 242 887 Or email us: info@vietnamrealtour.com


Hotel in the package



3 star package

4 star package

5 star package


Hotel in Hanoi


Hotel name

HM Boutique Hotel or Similar

Hanoi Tirant Hotel or Similar

Apricot Hotel or Similar


3 Hang Dau str


38-40 Gia Ngu str

136 Hang Trong str

Room type

Deluxe Double/Twin room

Classic Double/Twin Room

Sketch Double/Twin room

Halong Bay cruise


Cruise name

V’Spirit cruise or Similar

Syrena cruise or Similar

Royal Wing cruise or Similar

Room type

Deluxe Double/Twin cabin

Deluxe Double/Twin cabin

Executive Double/Twin cabin

Price: from 759 usd/person

Single Supplement: surcharge 255 usd

Children policy:

Child under 5 year old: free charge

Child from 5 to 9 year old: 75% of adult

Child above 9 year old: full charge


Please let us know if you want to upgrade to 4 or 5 star package

Depart every day from Hanoi

Itinerary is subject to change upon weather conditions

Doctor and Pharmacy are not available

Warm clothes from October to March!

What to bring:

Sun block, sport shoes, cash for personal expenses, and hat or umbrella, sun-glass, sun-cream, insect repellent

Wearing the long-clothes covering your knees while visiting temple, pagoda, Ho Chi Minh mausoleum.

Original passport

Cruise itinerary and schedule subject to change upon weather and operations conditions.

Special requests on food (diet or vegetarian) please inform us before departure.

Warm clothes from October to March!