HANOI - HALONG
4 DAYS | 3 NIGHTS
The tour combines two highlight of destinations in the North those are Hanoi, the capital of Vietnam and one of Asia’s most fascinating cities; the city is rich in culture and history, and explore Halong bay the Natural Wonders of the World with over 2000 incredible islands rising from the emerald waters, the area displays a priceless collection of unfinished sculptures hewn from the hand of nature. Enjoy a traditional junk boat cruise of spectacular Halong Bay, indulge in a tasty seafood lunch on board your cruise, visit the stunning Thien Cung and Dau Go caves and more!
Welcome to Hanoi, the capital of Vietnam and the country's second largest city, renowned as the ‘Paris of the East’; and one of Asia’s most fascinating cities. The city is rich in culture and history, this diverse city draws on its influences from both French and Chinese culture. Upon arrival at Noi Bai airport, met and transferred to hotel for check-in. You are free to get basic orientation with the locals.
Overnight in Hanoi.
After breakfast, we commence our exploration of Hanoi by visiting Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum and Residence, One-Pillar Pagoda nearby. The excursion continues with the visit of the Temple of Literature, built in the 11th century as Vietnam’s first university. After lunch we then spend 3 hours driving to reach Ha Long Bay, located 160 km from Hanoi, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, a famous travel destination in which a thousands of islands with various sizes and shapes rising from clear, emerald waters and world famous caves.
Overnight in Halong.
After breakfast, we enjoy a great 4 hours cruise on a traditional junk to explore the spectacular Halong bay – the Natural Wonders of the World. The picturesque of Halong Bay has more than 2000 limestone islets rising from the clear emerald water, many of them containing beautiful grottoes. While enjoying the beautiful sights of the Sail Island, Fighting Cocks Island, Dog Stone Island, we will also pay a visit to the beautiful Thien Cung Cave and Dau Go Cave. After lunch, we arrive back at harbor around noon then we take our van back to Hanoi. Upon arrival you have a short visit to Hoan Kiem Lake and Ngoc Son Temple before attending one hour water puppet show. You are free after dinner.
Overnight in Hanoi.
After breakfast, you will be free at leisure until time to transfer to airport for your onward flight.
End of service.
Ground transfers by private air-conditioned vehicles
Accommodation based on twin/double sharing room with daily breakfast.
All meals mentioned in the itinerary
English speaking guide throughout the itinerary.
All entrance fees as indicated in itinerary.
2 bottle mineral water per day per person
We saw, learned, heard, tasted a lot and really got to know these 2 countries better. Thanks a lot for organizing our tour.
My husband and I are now home and we'd like to thank you for an extraordinary trip in Vietnam and Cambodia. Thu, you did a terrific job in planning it and all details were perfect and everything happened like clockwork. We loved...
We just got back. I can't begin to tell you how wonderful it was. We loved every place we stayed. You're a gem. As to the countries themselves: I was totally thrilled, fascinated, absorbed. Hope to do another trip to the...
Loraine F. Gardner
I wanted to specifically tell you how wonderful my tour guide Tien from Hue was. We were lucky enough to have him for Hue, Danang and Hoi An. He was sweet, caring, knowledgeable, dedicated and passionate about his country. I felt...
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