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Hanoi, Halong Bay, Hue, Hoi An, Ho Chi Minh

Vietnam is most widely known for the American War which ran from 1955 to 1975. This conflict is still prevalent in the country today but Vietnam has so much more to offer with many places of natural beauty as well as two world heritage sights which we visit on this tour. Come and experience Vietnam with Thailand Uncovered. Read more

Itinerary

  • Day 1:
  • Arrive in Hanoi. Transfer to Hotel

Arrive Hanoi Airport. After customs and immigration formalities you will be met by our representative and transferred to your hotel. In the afternoon you'll visit the Historical museum - one of the finest museums in the whole countries - Tran Quoc Pagoda, Hoan Kiem Lake and Ngoc Son temple and take a one hour city tour by pedicab (one person per one pedicab), and shopping in the old streets of Hanoi. In the evening you will attend the performance of the famous Vietnamese traditional art of water puppetry at Thang Long Theatre.

  • Day 2:
  • Full day sightseeing in Hanoi

Today is a full day of sight seeing and you will see Ho Chi Minh’s Mausoleum, the One Pillar Pagoda, the Ho Chi Minh Museum, the Fine Arts Museum, the Temple of Literature, the Quan Thanh Temple and the Sword Lake.

  • Day 3:
  • Morning drive to Halong, overnight on Junk boat

In the afternoon we transfer to Halong bay 180km northeast of Hanoi. You'll enjoy an overnight boat cruise on Halong bay, which is listed as a World Heritage Area of outstanding natural beauty. The trip of Halong Bay is unforgettable. The boat will stop at Thien Cung cave and Dau Go caves for sightseeing.

  • Day 4:
  • Return to Hanoi for overnight train

Today you'll continue the boat tour around Halong Bay. In the afternoon it's back to to Hanoi and some free time downtown for shopping. In the evening we transfer you to the railway station for the overnight train to Hue at approx 7:00pm.

  • Day 5:
  • Arrive Hue, afternoon boat trip and tour

After disembarking the overnight train in Hue (approx 8am) we will take a boat trip on the Perfume River, which divides the city and for centuries has been the inspiration for artists and poets alike. You'll visit Thien Mu Pagoda and Minh Mang Tomb and have a tour of the Citadel, Vietnam’s former imperial capital and recognized by UNESCO as a World Heritage site.

  • Day 6:
  • Drive to Danang, afternoon tour

Today we drive to Danang via Hai Van Pass. This afternoon we will visit the Cham Museum, Marble Mountain and the famous China Beach.

  • Day 7:
  • Drive to Hoi An, orientation tour

After breakfast at hotel we transfer you to Hoi an. Known as Faifo to early Western traders, Hoi An was one of South East Asia's major international ports and today it still retains that special old-world feel. Enjoy a walking tour through the Old Quarters to see the town's landmarks of Japanese Covered Bridge, ancient Assembly Hall, Phuc Kien Temple and then we take a river trip and you will enjoy the scenery along the Thu Bon River and the general view of Hoi An Ancient Town. Visit Cam Kim mattress making village, carpentry village of Kim Bong and Dai Chiem Estuary. Hoi An is also famous for its large number of tailor shops, so if you want to have a new wardrobe made up, this is the time to do it. Free arternoon for relaxing at Cua Dai beach in Hoi An.

  • Day 8:
  • Afternoon flight Danang to Ho Chi Minh City

Free morning before we transfer you back to Danang airport for the flight to Ho Chi Minh city. Upon arrival in Ho Chi Minh city, we'll meet you and transfer you to your hotel for check in.

  • Day 9:
  • Morning city tour

In the morning we take you on a tour of Ho Chi Min city. You'll visit Reunification Hall, the War Crimes Exhibition or the History Museum. A lacquer or rattanware factory, Notre Dame Cathedral, Centre Post Office, China Town and Thien Hau Pagoda (built by the Cantos congregation in the early 19th). You'll also stop at Binh Tay or Ben Thanh Market for shopping. Your afternoon is free to enjoy this colourful, bustling city.

  • Day 10:
  • Transfer to airport for departure

Depending on your flight time you'll have some free time today, to do a little more exploring or last minute shopping, before we transfer you to Ho Chi Minh airport for your flight home.

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Tour facts

User rating:
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Highlights:
Ancient Hanoi; Cruise on Halong Bay; Hue; Hoi An; Ho Chi Minh City
Transport:
Sleeper train, air-conditioned bus/minibus/car, junk boat, internal flight
Group departures:
Private tour; no minimum age
Local payment: (What's this?)
None
Meals: (What's this?)
Breakfast: 9 | Lunch: 5 | Dinner: 2
 

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"We had a fantastic trip and it was the perfect balance of adventure and luxury. Thank you for creating an utterly fab holiday, and we will be saving up hard for the next one!"

Louise Allman (Thialand tailor-made)

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