Amazing Vietnam 19 Days
After having breakfast at hotel, you're going to enjoy and spend your full day for exploring Ha Noi history city - the city with more than 1000 years of rich history and culture. You would love to taste authentic "Pho Hanoi" - a great meal in Ha Noi.
Start at 20:30 pm our driver and guide drop you off from hotel to Ha Noi Railway Station for taking night train to Lao Cai - Sapa. Spending night on train - AC soft sleeper - coach 4 leave Ha Noi at 22:00 pm.
Optional Ha Noi city tour with additional charge: Visit city tour with many interesting and must-see visiting sites as below if you wish to add it in your package Vietnam travel with us.
- Exploring Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, The President Palace and his Residential place on stilt house.
- The Temple Of Literature - an amazing place where the first university of the country since 12th Century is situated. This is a unique chance to experience the first history of Vietnam and enjoy the world's best moments.
- Exploring museums: Museum of Ethnology, Women Museum, History Museum and Quan Thanh Temple.
- Love the water puppet show at theater and get an unforgettable experience of Ha Noi special culture.
- Enjoying best moments while walking around Hoan Kiem Lake and Ha Noi Old Quarter - getting to know the local life at night, shopping and much more!
Our guide and driver welcome you at Lao Cai Train Station and transfer you to Sapa Town after having a shower for fresh yourself. It takes you 45 minutes on car to reach Sapa town.
Today you will have full day trek through the village of H'mong, Dao, Zay minority groups of Lao Chai & Ta Phin. And it's going to be incredible.
First you will leave Sapa Town to Lao Chai village. And from the village you start your trekking time through awesome road along rice terrace fields and passing through the villages with soil and land roads to reach Lao Chai Village and continue to Ta Van village. Have some fun while meeting and talking to local minority people en route. Have a picnic lunch on way.
Afternoon & Evening activities:
This afternoon you continue your trek to reach Ta Van Village. Check in the stilt house of Zay people. Homestay at stilt house of hill tribe family in Ta Van Village, get more their culture and customs. Also, you will just love to enjoy their nightlife and share experience with them. Finally, have some dinner with the family and taste their local foods. Overnight in Ta Van Village.
Wake up early and experience the village life. Have breakfast at homestay. It's time for you to leave Ta Van Village for back to Sapa Town, and you have one more day to trek and experience H'mong village at Cat Cat Village and have the whole Sapa Town from Ham Rong Mountain's summit.
The trekking route to Cat Cat Village of 3km from Sapa town, up and down to have some fun in the beautiful rice fields, Hidro-eletric power station, traditional hanicraft village of H'mong minority people and much more!
Back Sapa Town and have lunch at restaurant.
This afternoon you enjoy and trek up Ham Rong Mountain to have the panorama of Sapa town with cloudy surrounding the summit. In the morning and late afternoon the image of Sapa in fog you can see clearly from Ham Rong Mountain right in town centre. Futhermore, feel free to enjoy traditional music show of tribe people either in Cat Cat Village or Ham Rong Mountain.
Back to Lao Cai and free to have your own dinner at restaurant in Lao Cai.
Evening you take night train to leave Lao Cai for return Ha Noi City. Spending night on train on AC soft sleeper coach 4 berths leave Lao Cai at 21:00 pm. Overnight on train.
Return Ha Noi Train Station at Tran Quy Cap Street early morning around 5:30 am then our tour guide and driver pick up, transfer to restaurant for having breakfast. Then have 75 minutes massage for fresh yourself to get new energy.
Next at 9:00 am our driver welcome you and transfer you to Ha Long Bay while experiencing beautiful landscapes along the road with peaceful village. This is exciting time! You spend 2.5 hours to reach Ha Long Bay. Make check-in cruise on arrival.
Afternoon is the time you get on board, have a welcome drink as you board of the Athena Cruise. Our Cruise Manager will give you a briefing and safety instructions as well as review the itinerary for the day before you check in.
After that you have the buffet lunch while the boat is cruising towards North East of Ha Long Bay.
The rest of time this afternoon you relax on the boat instead of participating in other activities. Next you do kayaking to visit Vung Vieng fishing village. Enjoy happy hour - buy one get one free in our bar will be started from 17:30 to 18:45.
From the sundeck you can participate and compete in our Master Chef Cooking Demonstration with traditional Vietnamese food: Deep Fried Spring Roll and the decorative technique of creating flower carvings from fresh fruits or vegetables.
Have a set memu multi-course. Dinner on board. Then you have free time on the boat. Also you can enjoy squid fishing from the first deck of the boat, enjoy the topdeck and drink service or you can return to your room. Overnight on board.
Wake up early and enjoy the sunrise over the river. You also have a Tai Chi demonstration on the Sundeck, tea and coffee are available at this time.
You have a half day on cruise through Ha Long Bay to get more enjoyment and experience of its beauty.
Have breakfast at restaurant on board. And then you visit and discover Thien Canh Son Cave in Ha Long Bay. Here is the chance for you to witness its beautiful stalacites and stalagmites.
You make check out is from 9:00 to 9:30. This is also the time you can put your luggage on the first deck for us to transfer to our tender and settle your bill with reception.
While the cruise sails back to the harbor you have brunch at the restaurant on the 2nd deck.
Disembark to Hon Gai Pier at 10:30 am.
Our driver transfers you return Ha Noi and get you back hotel in Ha Noi at around 15:30 pm. And then you travel ahead to Ha Noi airport for taking flight to Hue City.
Once you arrive in Phu Bai airport our on-site guide welcomes and transfers you to downtown. Check in hotel. Free to have your own dinner.
This evening is the time you are free to get more experience around Hue City by walking, enjoying street foods, drink beer, etc. Overnight in Hue.
Today time is on Perfume River will give chance to discover more of the beauty along the river with the beautiful scenery of fishing village close Thien Mu Pagoda.
You'd love to know that Hue City is in the Central Vietnam, where's there Royal Palace of Nguyen Dynasty since 19th century.
Travel out your hotel at 8:00 am and travel to the boat landing for making a boat to visit Thien Mu Pagoda. The river bank will give you impression for green color of trees while the boat sailing upstream.
Next, you continue to visit the Imperial City where the Royal Family lived and worked. You'll love the Citadel which was the Royal Place of Nguyen Dynasty since 19th century with many constructions including Flag Tower, Five Phoenix Tower, Thai Hoa Palace, Nine Um Dynasties,..
Have lunch at a garden restaurant to taste Hue foods.
Go on your journey to Tuy Ly Vuong Garden ancient house. He was the 11th son of Ming Mang King (the second King of Nguyen Reign). This ancient house remains as original architecture until now where you can learn history as well as Hue Garden House architecture. Now the 5th generation of Tuy Ly Vuong are living and preserving the house.
After that you travel to Sinh picture village and Thanh Tien paper flower to discover more handicraft village in Hue City.
Evening is more free time to wander around the city and get more enjoyment of Hue nightlife with street foods. Hue is famous for street foods to taste and experience. Overnight in Hue.
Enjoy the unique Golden Hand Bridge and Ancient Love. Today you will be leaving Hue for Bana Hill and Hoi An ancient town and you will get an amazing chance to discover the coastline and National Highway No 1 pass through rice fields, villages and beautiful beaches.
Leave Hue City in the morning and enjoy National Highway No 1 and see rice fields, water buffalo. Keep yourself relaxed at Lang Co Beach. After that, you check out fishing village in Lang Co and learn more of their daily life of fisherman.
Go ahead Da Nang City and pass through Hai Van Pass. From the summit it will give you the spectacular view of Lang Co Beach, windy road pass and Da Nang City.
You will travel to Bana Hill for discover the beauties of this famous site with French village, Fantasy park, Wine Tunnel. Especially walk through Golden Bridge and view the whole panorama of Da Nang City.
Have lunch at restaurant in Bana Hill.
Take cable car back where driver is waiting and travel ahead to Da Nang city centre. You continue to visit Marble Mountain on the way to Hoi An town and get panorama of Da Nang City and beach from the top of the mountain.
And then you travel ahead Hoi An, along the road is the resorts which give you the impression for beautiful beaches from Da Nang to Hoi An. Check in hotel on arrival and free to enjoy your own dinner.
This evening is your free time to wander around Hoi An Old Town to get the impression at this famous shopping and tailor shops apart from old houses. Overnight in Hoi An.
Having a lovely experience with the cooking lesson in a local restaurant of Hoi An. No more better way than you learn how to cook Vietnamese cuisines as well as know how to choose fresh ingredient for your dishes. Surely that it will be a fabulous experience of Vietnam traditional cuisines.
Start from morning at 8:00 am and walk to local market inside Hoi An town. En route is the chance to enjoy the tranquil atmosphere in the countryside. Then you stroll to the local market, together experience the daily life of Hoi An through its symphony which is made of fresh greens, aromatic spices or the warm welcome of vendors. Drop somewhere to collect a few ingredients for our recipes.
Come back restaurant to prepare all the materials just bought from the market. You will have opportunity to cook traditional dishes:
- Rice pasta rolls.
- Braised eggplant in day pot.
- Spicy grilled pork.
- Grilled fish in banana leaf.
Enjoy your just-been made dishes, added with a salad, bread and dessert to fulfill your lunch. Be awarded a certificate which is signed and stamped by restaurant's manager to affirm your pass of this cooking course.
Roam around old streets with our guide to experience and learn of unique architectures. You have some fun enjoying traditional music show. And next you have a boat trip on Thu Bon River to get more peaceful atmosphere surrounding Hoi An and visit Thanh Ha Pottery Village. The rest of time is your free time to chill out on nice sandy beach of An Bang - 5km from Hoi An Ancient Town. Free to enjoy your dinner.
Get your free time in Hoi An and do shopping as well as make tailor as your own expectation. Hoi An offers you many different things to do at night and enjoyment. Overnight in Hoi An.
Leave Hoi An and travel to Da Nang airport. Then you take flight from Da Nang to get new experience on famous Nha Trang beach city.
Afternoon & Evening Activities:
Gain a deeper understanding the magical Nha Trang Bay with a more in depth of the beach, incredible islands. Get your own first night in Nha Trang beach city with fresh seafoods, wandering around street along beach side. Overnight in Nha Trang.
It is your day to discover Nha Trang Islands and city to enjoy its true beauty. Nha Trang is not only a famous city of Vietnam but also in the world and is well known for beautiful scenery, nice white sandy and diversity of undersea world of corals.
Let's start your day trip today at 8:00 am with our guide and driver. Travel to Cau Da Pier for getting on boat and making a visit to Tri Nguyen Aquarium, Mun Island. Enjoy a snorkelling to see the diversity of coral reefs and undersea world different plants and fish. Back to the pier and have lunch at restaurant.
Afternoon & Evening activities:
Let get the discover and knowledge at Cham Ponasur Tower right in the city centre to learn more of Champa culture. The last activities is relaxing and leisure at Thap Ba Hot Spring and have mud bathing to refresh yourself.
Evening time is your free time to enjoy Nha Trang beach city as your own way at pub, bar, walk along beach road, etc. Overnight in Nha Trang.
You will leave Nha Trang Beach City and will reach one of famous city in Central Highland Vietnam. Da Lat is also called the city of Eternal Spring City or City of Love and is one of Vietnam's most well known vacation destination. You will be feeling romance all the way. At the height of 1500 meter above the sea level and about 305 km from Ho Chi Minh City, Da Lat has the cool climate which is deal for honeymoon.
You will leave Nha Trang City in the morning and pass through spectacular and beautiful landscapes. You will visit Dantala Waterfall near Da Lat to get more natural scenery of Da Lat city.
Love the cool climate in Da Lat city and fresh yourself. You will check in Da Lat train station, flower garden, Xuan Huong Lake, Dalat market. The rest of time you feel free to walk through streets and enjoy night street foods.
Free wander around Da Lat street, night market and enjoy BBQ foods as well as street food that give you a great experience at the city with four seasons in one day. Overnight in Da Lat.
Now get the enjoyment for a full day tour to Da Lat City and have a chance to discover more of this beautiful spot. A lot of attractive destinations in Da Lat will make you fall in love with the natural beauties as well as architecture as French style.
First you will visit Bao Dai Palace where the last Emperor of Vietnam - Bao Dai (1913-1997) stayed and ruled over Vietnam from 1949 to 1954. Next, you will visit Mong Mo hill to see natural beauty to get more enjoyment.
Have lunch at restaurant.
Afternoon is the time for more discover Da Lat City. Feel to take cable car to visit Truc Lam Zen Monastery - the largest Zen Monastery of Vietnam. Enjoy Tuyen Lam Lake and have an unforgettable time. Also, explore night market in Da Lat city for more enjoyment. Furthermore, Dalat is famous for farms with products such as potato, tomato, strawberry, etc. You will have chance to visit one of these farms to discover its beauties.
Spend more time for free wander around Da Lat street, night market and enjoy BBQ foods as well as street food that give you a great experience at the city with four seasons in one day. Overnight in Da Lat.
After relaxing a bit and enjoy the fresh air at the highland for green color, now it's time to leave for Ho Chi Minh City - the busiest city of Vietnam and well-known as unsleeping one. You're going to get yourself busy in this amazing city.
Start your journey to Ho Chi Minh city in the morning, and get a chance to see tea and coffee plantation. Stop in Bao Loc - Lam Dong to enjoy tea break and have chance to see Prenn waterfall or Damry waterfall.
Have lunch at local restaurant.
You arrive in Ho Chi Minh City begining of afternoon. Also have some free time this afternoon to walk around Ho Chi Minh city or just relax at hotel after 5 hours on car to reach the city.
Spend your first night in Ho Chi Minh City and experience the busy life at this big city of Vietnam. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh.
Optional with additional charge: Saigon Dinner cruise is one of the exciting experience when you having dinner on cruise and sail along Saigon River. This is also the chance to see Saigon at night.
You are going to spend your full day in Ho Chi Minh City - the young and dynamic of Vietnam with a lot of French style architectures, big markets having special products.
Enjoy your visit to The Independent Palace and visit Bitexco Tower where you can view Ho Chi Minh from sky deck.
Get more discover of Ho Chi Minh City at Fito Museum where you can learn about traditional health care and treatment. And then visit to Ao Dai Museum and learn more of traditional customs of Vietnam.
Free to enjoy shopping at Ben Thanh night market for more discoveries of local people purchasing activities and buy some souvenir gifts for you as well. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh.
It's time to leave Ho Chi Minh City and make a full day trip to visit Tay Ninh Cao Dai Temple - a center of religion in Southern Vietnam. Feel free to be a part of the pray time.
First of all, this morning you leave Ho Chi Minh in the morning and enjoy Tay Ninh Cao Dai temple to join the praying noon time to get more knowledge of their culture in south of Vietnam.
Have lunch at restaurant.
And then, this afternoon you leave Tay Ninh and travel ahead to Cu Chi where you discover Cu Chi Tunnels to experience Vietnam War between American and Vietnam to admire the underground network tunnels of more than 200km length. Reality, this underground network will bring you back the past and get the view of Vietnamese against enemy. Although the war is in the past now, it shows you the catch eyes in reality what Vietnamese did now as the real lesson for history.
More free time in the evening to enjoy Saigon street foods, enjoy at pub & bar to get the night life of Sai Gon. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City.
You will be leaving Ho Chi Minh in the morning and starting your journey to Mekong Delta. En route is the chance to visit Vinh Trang Pagoda - the greast pagoda of Tien Giang province with area of 2,000m2 with many beautiful trees. In fact, It is the beautiful structure with a mixture of Chinese, Vietnamese and Angkor (Cambodian) architectural styles.
You will travel to My Tho and take a motor boat to enter My Tho city through Bao Dinh natural canal. Enjoy My Tho’s colorful street fruit market alongside the canal to soak up the lively atmosphere.
Also, feel free to cruise on Tien River to visit Tortoise Island, view the fishing port, the traditional stilt houses and boat building workshops, and the other three evocatively-named islands - Dragon, Phoenix and Unicorn islands.
Enjoy lunch at restaurant in Island after joining a cooking class with local family.
Especially, this afternoon you enjoy the coconut candy mill, take an amazing rowing boat trip along the small canal. Cruise to Ben Tre province “the home of coconuts” to get more experience at this famous land of coconut candy and know how they produce it. Taste honey tea before back My Tho. Then again, you get on your journey to Can Tho City belongs to Mekong Delta area and have more chance to see tropical fruit gardens with different fruits along the road.
More free time in the evening to discover Can Tho City with famous Ninh Kieu Pier in poetic Vietnam. Overnight in Can Tho.
Now is the time to visit and get more insights of floating markets of Mekong River. No better way to enjoy the river life! This is totally out-of-the-world experience.
You will leave your hotel in early morning to visit Cai Rang Floating market to see the busiest time of the market. Factually, the transport develop so the floating market isnot as crowded as in the past nowadays. In spite of, Cai Rang market is not as much crowed as before, it still one of must-see attraction in Mekong Delta. And then, walk though a “Monkey Bridge” which only has in Vietnam with only tree to make bridge for passing though channels. Enjoy the chance to walk around the peaceful village to get more the atmosphere.
Visit Binh Thuy Ancient House to learn more of architecture in building the house and remains until today.
Continue to visit Muoi Cuong Cacao Garden to know more of the special tree which make famous chocolate.
Have lunch at restaurant.
After lunch time, you leave Can Tho for back Ho Chi Minh city with passing through much fruit tropical gardens. Check in hotel and free to enjoy your own dinner.
At the same time previous night, you have more free time in the evening to enjoy Saigon street foods, enjoy at pub & bar to get the night life of Saigon. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh.
Tour Price From: $1699 Per person
- Private door to door transport (new vehicle) with air-conditioned.
- Domestic Air fare Ha Noi - Hue & Da Nang - Nha Trang.
- Train ticket Ha Noi - Lao Cai - Ha Noi (Soft sleeper 4 berth deluxe cabin share.
- Experience English speaking guide.
- Meals as mentioned above.
- Great 3 star hotel with good location selected.
- Buffet breakfast is included at hotel.
- Homestay in Sapa with share along house (Basic condition with mattress and pilow).
- Ha Long Bay & Bai Tu Long Bay cruise trips 2 days/1 night on Athena cruise (or smiliar).
- Local boat in Hue, Hoi An, Nha Trang and Mekong Delta.
- Cooking class in Hoi An.
- Cable car in Bana Hill & Da Lat.
- Free visa letter to Vietnam.
- Entrance fees, permission.
- Mineral water daily 2 bottle 500ml/per day.
- Gov tax and service charge.
- International Air Fare in & out Vietnam.
- Single room.
- Additional sightseeing or extra usage of vehicle, other than mentioned in the itinerary.
- Personal expenses.
- Travel Insurance.
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