Tour Type: Land tour + well selected hotel + domestic flights/trains, private guided with your own English speaking guide ( unless otherwise specified), your own driver at your own pace and schedule.
Day 1: Arrival – HCMC (D)
AM: Upon arrival in Ho Chi Minh city, you will be picked up from airport to check in and relax.
Day 2: HCMC – Cu Chi Tunnel (B, L)
8.00 AM: Our car and tour guide will pick you up at your hotel.
Day 3: HCMC – My Tho – Can Tho (B, L)
At 8:00 pick up at hotel. Transfer to My Tho. Take the motorized boat through the Bao Dinh natural canal; view the stealhouse and the fruit plantation along the canal sides. Visit the My Tho wholesale fruit market. Proceed to the Tortoise Island. Lunch served in the heart of the orchard. Enjoy the nice boat ride through the Tan Tach natural canal in Ben Tre, cruise under the shadow of the water coconut trees. Visit the family business where you can experience the agricultural lifestyle. Trekking through the fruit plantation in Thoi Son island, enjoy the rowing boat ride on the creeks before returning to My Tho by rowing boat. Proceed to Can Tho. Check in on arrival.
Day 4: Phong Dien – Cai Rang – Ho Chi Minh (B, L)
At 8: 00, after breakfast, take the morning boat trip to visit the Phong Dien floating market with the busy sense right at the time. Keep cruising through the small channels system, visit the rice noodles making village. Experience the "monkey Bridge" in the Delta. Visit the second floating market of Cai Rang. Break time for lunch. Return to Hochiminh city. Stop for visit and rest at the Bonsai garden in My Tho. Drive back to HCMC for overnight.
Day 5: Ho Chi Minh – Nha Trang (B, L)
In the morning, after breakfast, you are transferred to airport for flight to Nhatrang depart at 10: 15, upon arrival you are picked up to hotel for check in. Afternoon city tour Nha Trang including Po Nagar Cham Tower, and Long Son Pagoda. Take boat trip to visit Tam and Mun islands.
Day 6: Nha Trang – Da Nang – Hue (B, L)
AM: Transferred to the airport for flight to Da Nang. Upon arrival in Da Nang, you will be picked up and transferred to Hue. Via stopping exploring the Marble Mountains, a series of large marble outcrops which acquired mythical significance over the centuries. The caves of the Marble Mountains have many sacred Buddhist shrines. Travelers can enjoy the lovely beach and great views from the Marble Mountains across the surrounding countryside. Then, take a short drive to My Khe beach - Da Nang beach selected one of the six famous beaches in the world. After that, move to Cham Museum, which contains the finest samples of the sculpture of the Cham People who lived in this area of Vietnam from the 4th to the 14th centuries.
Day 7: Hue City tour (B, L)
AM: Breakfast at hotel. Drive to Hue. Visit Royal Citadel which was constructed by Emperor Gia Long in the style of French military architect Vauban during the first decades of the 19th century. Before leaving the site of Imperial city we visit Imperial Museum, many precious objects which were salvaged from the Imperial city then we visit Khai Dinh Tomb, have lunch
Day 8: My Son holy Land – Da Nang – Hanoi (B,L)
Getting started from hotel in the morning for My son located 75km from Hoi An, this site is a must-see for those interested in oriental architecture and ancient civilizations and is now one of five UNESCO World Heritage sites in Vietnam. My Son is the former capital of the ancient Cham civilization that ruled their kingdom in Central Vietnam from the second to the thirteenth century. Their religion was primarily derived from Indian Hinduism.
Day 9: Hanoi City Tour (B, L)
AM: 8:00 depart. Visiting Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, Presidential Palace (outside), the House-on-stilt, the One-pillar Pagoda. Then go to Kim Lien Pagoda to contemplate its wooden carving pattern and scenery. Continue visiting Ethnology Museum, the miniature of 54 ethnic groups in Vietnam. Have lunch.
Day 10: Hanoi – Halong on Phoenix Cruiser (B, L, D)
08: 15 Shuttle bus pick you up at your hotel for the 3.5 hr drive (165km) to Halong City. 12: 00 Board Halong Phoenix Cruiser. Lunch and a welcome drink are served while the boat cruises the bay to enjoy the beautiful limestone seascape. You will see Dog Rock and Incense Burner Rocks, as well as Fighting Cock Rock before heading to Sung Sot Cave (Cave of Surprises). Later, we stop at a floating house owned by fishermen before kayaking to Luon Cave to enjoy the quiet atmosphere of the bay. After returning to the boat, we will anchor in a safe and scenic location for swimming and seasonal fruit in the “ Floating Garden ”. Dinner is served on board and then you will have free time to listen to music, relax under the stars.
Day 11: Halong – Hanoi (B, L)
After breakfast, we take a local wooden boat back to the Junk for our return to Halong City. Enroute there will be time for swimming and ‘arm-chair' exploration of more beautiful limestone islands- have your camera ready for some beautiful shots! 11: 30 Halong Phoenix Cruiser arrives at the dock for lunch in an A/C restaurant before returning to Hanoi. Trip ends at 4: 00 PM. Check in hotel and relax.
Day 12: Hanoi – HCMC - Departure (B)
Relax until transferred to the airport for your ongoing flight to HCMC. Then waiting for your departure flight.
Note: Number of Person in Group/Pax Tour cost per Person (in US $)