OVERVIEW

“Vistas. This is Vietnam's big-sky country; a place of rippling mountains, cascading rice terraces and the winnowed-out karst topography for which the region is famed” (Lonely planet)

TRIP HIGHLIGHTS

More colorful through many exciting experiences

An overnight cruise on the beautiful Halong Bay

A day trip to Ninh Binh to visit Hoa Lu ancient capital and Tam Coc Grotto 

Tasting the street food tour and a free and easy with local tour guide

Discover Sapa - the most breathtaking hill stations in Vietnam which reflects the signature of French architecture and colorful hill tribal cultures

ITINERARY

Day 1: Arrive in Hanoi – City tour (- / L / D)

Welcome to Vietnam!
Our local guide will meet and welcome you at Noi Bai International Airport then transfer the hotel (the rooms will be available starting at 14.00pm) then drive you to visit the National Musuem of Vietnamese History where you can what French architecture in building and explore Vietnamese history by picture,  by ancient items. After that take a walking along Trang Tien Street to enjoy bustle and hustle city passing by you then stop at St. Joseph's Cathedral at Nha Tho Street to take a photo and stay a while for take a cup of tea for your heath.
In afternoon, transfer to Van Mieu Quoc Tu Giam - the Temple of Literature, the first university in Vietnam feudal period, to find out the value of 82 steals recognized by Unesco as a documentary heritage of the world, constructed in 1070 by King Ly Nhan Tong to pay tribute to Confucius. This is the original documentary erected during the feudal dynasty of Le Mac 1484-1779. You also learn about the Confucianism and traditional hospitality of Vietnamese generations. 
After that you will explore Old Quarter by cyclo tour (1 hour) Or enjoy traditional puppet show (1 hour) (choose one of them). Have your dinner at local restaurant and back to your hotel for overnight.
Overnight in Hanoi

Day 2: Hanoi – Ninh Binh/ Tam Coc Bich Dong – Ha noi (B / L / D)

Day 3: Hanoi – Halong (B / L / D)

Day 4: Halong - Sapa (B / L / D)

Day 5: Sapa – Cat Cat Village – Lao Chai – Ta Van (B / L / D)

Day 6: Sapa – Hanoi – Departure (B / L / - )


IMPORTANT INFORMATION

Inclusions:
+ Accommodation with daily breakfast
+ Overnight cruise in Halong Bay
+ Transfer services in air conditioned vehicle as mentioned
+ Meals as listed in the program B= Breakfast; L= Lunch & D = Dinner: pre-arranged at local restaurants based on local food with set menu
+ Boat trip in Tam Coc
+ Entrance fees, other boat fees where applicable
+ 01 Bottled mineral waters and wet wipe on car during the tour (per pax per day)
+ Local English speaking guide escort for whole tour day trip
+ Domestic insurance

Exclusions:
 Vietnam Visa stamp fees (if any)
 International flight from/to Vietnam
 Beverage for all meals 
 Surcharge for special request on food, and meals. 
 Entrance fees, permits and guide service during free time. 
 International Travel insurance, gratuities
 Surcharge for public holidays (if any)
 Tip for guide, driver
 Personal expenses (telephone, laundry… etc.)
 Government tax and bank tranfer
 Others are not indicated in the above inclusion