( The best Vietnam tours for tourists at Lionking travel )
Day 1: Hanoi Arrival
Arriving in Hanoi, you will be welcomed by Local guide and transferred to your hotel( booked by Lionking Travel which located in Hanoi City Center). The rest of the day is at your leisure to explore the tree-lined boulevards, French Indochinese architecture and tranquil lakes of this unique city.
Overnight in Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi ( or Hotel Similar) ( The best Hanoi tours at Lionkingtravel.com )
Day 2: Hanoi City Tour (B)
The capital of Vietnam, a city that celebrated 1.000 years in 2010 has countless fascinating cultural and historic sites and our days' tour will visit the highlights follow as Hanoi City Tour. See the grand and solemn mausoleum of Ho Chi Minh (viewed from outside, closed on Monday and Friday and from Oct-Nov), the 'icon of Hanoi' - The One Pillar Pagoda, the beautiful Temple of Literature, West Lake's Tran Quoc temple and Quan Thanh pagoda as well as the fascinating Ethnology Museum, the bustling Old Quarter and at the end of the day - a water puppet Show in Thang Long Water Puppet Theater.
Overnight in Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi - Similar Hotel if Metropole is full. ( The best Hanoi hotels at Lionkingtravel.com )
Day 3: Hanoi - Hoa Lu - Hanoi (B,L)
Left the city behind with a short drive through rural northern Vietnam to Hoa Lu, Vietnam's first capital( 1000 years ago ). After visiting the two remaining sanctuaries of the ancient citadel, take a sampan boat ride through the rice paddies and enormous limestone karsts to reach the sacred Tam Coc Caves. (Note: In place of Tam Coc, you can opt to visit either Trang An, a nature reserve, or Thung Nang, a lush valley.) End your visit with a climb up to the Bich Dong Pagoda for panoramic views of the surrounding countryside before returning to Hanoi in the afternoon.
Overnight in Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi.
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Day 4: Hanoi - Halong Bay on Luxury Cruise (B,L,D)
After breakfast, enjoy the 3 hours and a half ride Halong Bay and take in the harmony scenery as you drive through the rich farmlands of the Red River Delta. Upon arriving in Halong Whalf, get on Boad. Lunch will be served as you cruise amongst the bay's rocky formations and unspoiled pockets. As the sun sets, enjoy dinner onboard and your boat will anchor in the bay for the night.
Overnight on Halong Paradise Cruise or other Ha Long Bay Luxury Cruises ( The best Halong bay tours at Lionkingtravel.com )
Day 5: Halong Bay - Danang Beach - Hoian (B)
This morning, watch the sunrise from the deck and enjoy a full breakfast (or brunch) as your boat sails back to the harbor. Depending on the availability of time after disembarking, your guide will take you to Hanoi's Old Quarter for you to enjoy some time at leisure or drive straight to Noi Bai Aiport for your short flight to Danang City. Upon arrival a private vehicle will be waiting for you for the 40-minute drive to Hoi An.
Overnight in Hoi An Resorts. Check in the High-Class Danang Resorts which lies on Danang Coast. ( The best Danang tours at Lionkingtraveltravel )
Day 6: Hoi An - My son Holly Land - Hoi An Ancient Town (B)
Today will be spent discovering Vietnam's rich cultural and historical heritage. The morning begins with a visit to My Son holly land Vestages, the capital and religious centre of the Cham Pa Kingdom, and Tra Kieu (formerly known as Simhapura or the Lion Citadel) to view the Cham ruins and artifacts. This afternoon, a walking tour of Hoi An's ancient town centre will take you back in time to when its was a major trading port in Asia.
Overnight in The Hoi An Resort. ( The best Hoian tours at Lionkingtravel.com)
Day 7: Hoi An - Hue (B)
Enjoy this morning at leisure before leaving for Hue lightly City, the former imperial capital of Vietnam. Driving through Danang, stop to visit the Cham Museum that houses the finest collection of Hindu-Cham sculptures in the world. Continue driving along the scenic coast of central Vietnam, first ascending the Pass of Ocean Clouds for panoramic views of the surroundings before descending to the picturesque fishing village of Lang Co.
Overnight in Hue Resort . ( The best Hue tours for tourists )
Day 8: Hue City Tour (B)
Start your day with a visit to the Imperial Citadel where the Nguyen Dynasty ruled between 1802 and 1945. After exploring the ruins of this wonderful monument take a cyclo through the 'Old City' to Tinh Tam Lake where the Emperors used to come to relax. This afternoon, visit Thien Mu (Celestial Lady) Pagoda overlooking the Perfume River. Continue to former emperor Minh Mang's tomb and end the day at Khai Dinh's Tomb which boasts a traditional Vietnamese design with a European touch, making it unique from the other tombs in Hue. Before heading back to your hotel take time to stroll around Dong Ba Market with your guide.
Overnight in Hue Resort ( The best Hue hotels at Lionkingtravel.com )
Day 9: Hue - Ho Chi Minh City (B)
Today, take a Flight( Vietnam Airline) to Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC), formerly known as Saigon. Begin your sightseeing tour of HCMC at the bustling Chinese district of Cho Lon, and continue to FITO Museum, Vietnam's first traditional medicine museum, and Ben Thanh Market to see the wide variety of goods for sale. This afternoon, depending on your preference, visit either the War Remnants Museum or History Museum, and the former Presidential Palace. Finish the day with a stroll around the city's colonial architecture, including the Old Saigon Post Office, Dong Khoi Street (formerly Rue Catinat), Continental Hotel, Opera House and City Hall.
Note: History Museum is closed on Mondays.
Overnight in Park Hyatt Hotel.
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Day 10: Ho Chi Minh City - Mekong Delta (B,L)
Today, leave the bustle of the city behind for a day of exploring scenic rice fields, waterways and colorful markets of the Mekong Delta. Cruise along the Mekong tributaries to Cai Be floating market and visit cottage industries that make 'pop' rice, rice paper and coconut candies. Cruise deeper to Dong Hoa Hiep Island and discover the rural lifestyles and daily activities of the delta inhabitants. Return to Ho Chi Minh City late this afternoon.
Overnight in Sai Gon 5 star - Hotel
Day 11: Ho Chi Minh City (B)
The day is at your leisure for last minute sight-seeing or shopping until your transfer to Tan Son Nhat Airport for your onward flight.
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- Private transfers with Professional English Speaking guide
- Accommodation with breakfast at mentioned Hotels
- Meals (Food only / NO drinks) as mentioned in programs
- All Entrance fees for the whole trip as mentioned in programme
- Service charges, room tax and baggage handling
- Daily 2 mineral water bottles per day per pax.
- All taxes
- Highly responsive 24/7 support during the tour.
- High quality personally handpicked local guides at all places that are government approved.
- Courteous chauffeur at your service for the tour.
- In tour flights if any
- Special assistances in ease city for smooth check-ins.
- International flights & departure taxes
- Visa On Arrival guaranteed letter
- Personal expenses, tips and gratuities
- Travel insurance
- Other services not mentioned above