12 Days China Vietnam Escape

Shanghai – Suzhou – Shanghai – Hong Kong – Hanoi - Halong – Ho Chi Minh City - Mekong delta.
12 Days/11 Nights.
US$ 2,320.00
Guided Tour Date:




Day 1: Shanghai Arrival

Transfer via: International flight on your own arrangement. Upon your arrival at Shanghai airport, our local guide will meet you and escort you to your hotel. The rest of the day is free at your own leisure.

Day 2: Shanghai (B/L)

Sites visited: Shanghai Urban Planning Exhibition Hall, The Bund, Nanjing Road, Yu Garden, Yuyuan Market
Today, your tour of the incredible city of Shanghai will include a visit to the Shanghai Urban Planning Exhibition Hall, the Bund and the Nanjing Road, Yu Garden and the Yuyuan Market.

Day 3: Shanghai - Suzhou (B/L)

Transfer via: Train (soft-seat) arranged by us
Sites visited: Lingering Garden, The No.1 Silk Factory, Tiger Hill Park, Pan Gate
After breakfast, you will take a train to your next destination - Suzhou. Upon arriving, your local guide will meet you and escort you to your hotel. Your tour in Suzhou includes: the quiet Lingering Garden, the Pan Gate and the ancient Tiger Hill Park. Later visit the No.1 Silk Factory to learn how the pure silk products are made from a small cocoon.

Day 4: Suzhou / Tongli / Shanghai (B/L)

After breakfast, you will be driven to Tongli, there you will pay a visit to the Garden of Seclusion and Meditations, Pearl Pagoda, Triple Bridge, Ming and Qing Dynasty Street. Overnight you will be driven back to Shanghai.

Day 5: Shanghai - Hongkong (B/L)

Transfer via: Internal Flight arranged by ANZ travel
Accommodations: Regal Kowloon Hotel
After breakfast, you will be driven to airport for your flight to Hong Kong. Upon your arrival at Hong Kong, a vibrant metropolis, our local guide will meet you and escort you to your hotel and you will have a half-day Hong Kong Island tour.

Day 6: Hongkong (B)

The day is free at your own leisure.

Day 7: Hongkong - Hanoi (B/L)

Transfer via: International flight arranged by ANZ Travel
Sites visited: One Pillar Pagoda, Hoa Lo Prison
After breakfast, you will be driven to airport for your flight to Hanoi. Upon your arrival at Hanoi, if time permits, you will have city tour around Hanoi to visit Temple of Literature, One Pillar Pagoda and Hoa Lo Prison.

Day 8: Hanoi - Halong Bay (B/L/D)

Accommodations: Overnight on board.
Sites visited: cruising around Ha Long Bay
After breakfast, you will be driven to Halong city at about 12: 00. Upon arrival, you will get on a Junk cruising around Ha Long Bay with a delicious local seafood lunch, passing Dog island, Incense Urn island, Ga Choi island, Finger island, Hoa Cuong Island and visit Surprise Cave and short swimming at Titov beach (if weather permits). You will have dinner on board and enjoy the night fishing. Overnight on board.

Day 9: Halong Bay - Hanoi (B/L)

Sites visited: Halong Bay, Hanoi Old Quarter
After breakfast, you will cruise to Bai Tu long Bay, Fire island, Bo Nau island, fishing village. You will have lunch on boat and then arrive at Ha long wharf about 12.00 at noon. Then you will be driven back to Hanoi by car and your guide will escort you to your hotel about 16: 00pm. The rest time is free at your own leisure. (cyclo around the trading area in Hanoi Old Quarter.)

Day 10: Hanoi - Ho Chi Minh city (B/L)

Transfer via: international flight arranged by us
Sites visited: Cuchi Tunnels
In the morning, you will be transferred to Cu Chi to explore the remarkable underground tunnel network and former Viet Cong stronghold, 30 km northwest of Ho Chi Minh City. Cu Chi Tunnels consist of a network of more than 200 km of underground tunnels used by resistance fighters during the U.S./Vietnam War. After that, you will be driven back to HCMC.

Day 11: Mekong Delta (B/L)

Sites visited: Mekong river floating market: Cai Be floating market
After breakfast, you will leave at 8: 00 from your hotel for Cai Be floating market where approximately 400 -500 boats filled with fruits, vegetables and other products anchor along the banks of the river daily, waiting for traders and customers. The merchandise sold in each boat is hung on a high pole in front of the boat as a sample to attract customers from a distance. Then, you will visit a local garden and house to see orchard, rice crisped producing process, etc. After lunch, you will cruise along Tien river to see peaceful tranquil life of villagers, and admire marvelous nature of Mekong Delta region. Upon your arrival at Vinh Long Market at about 15: 00, you may walk around to explore Vinh Long Market. On the way back to Ho Chi Minh with stop at bonsai garden. At last, you will come back to your hotel in the late evening.

Day 12: Depart Ho Chi Minh city (B)

Transfer via: International Flight on your own arrangement
On this day you will be free until your local guide escorts you to the airport for your flight to your next destination.

Tour Prices

Number of Person in Group/Pax Tour cost per Person (in US $)
Class Economy (2*) Superior (3*) First Class (4*) Luxury (5*)
2 pax - - - -
3 - 5 pax - - - -
6 - 9 pax - - - -
10 - 15 pax - - - -
15 pax up - - - -
Single Supplemental - - - -

Trip includes:

  • Internal flights as specified in the itinerary (economy cabin including tax: Shanghai-Hong Kong, Hong Kong-Hanoi, Hanoi-Hochiminh)
  • Internal train from Shanghai to Suzhou (soft seat)
  • Accommodations: 10 nights at hotels rooms and 1 night on boat in comfortable twin-bedded cabin at Halong Bay
  • 18 meals: 11 full breakfasts, 6 lunches and 1 dinner
  • Round-trip transfers between airports, hotels, and scenic spots in each city by private air-conditioned vehicles with experienced licensed drivers
  • A local English-speaking guide in each city
  • Entrance fees to all scenic spots listed in the itinerary
  • Luggage transfers between airports and hotels
  • China Life Tourist Accident/Casualty Insurance
  • Government taxes and service charges except tips for tour guides and drivers.

Trip excludes:

  • Other meals and drinks/personal expenses
  • Visas application fees to China & Vietnam
  • All other services not mentioned in the above program