Summary: The trip starts in Ho Chi Minh, the dynamic city, going through the Mekong river delta via My Tho, and then the World Heritage site - Halong Bay before ending in Hanoi, the capital of Vietnam...
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: Ho Chi Minh Arrival (D)
Welcome at Tan Son Nhat airport and transfer to the hotel. In the afternoon visit old and new Saigon in the central ‘French quarter’, Ho Chi Minh Square, Municipal Theatre and Notre Dame Cathedral. Following a tour of the Reunification Palace (formerly the Presidential Palace) and War Remnants Museum you will drive to Cholon, the Chinatown district of the city and visit the huge Binh Tay market. Dinner and overnight in Saigon.
Day 2: Ho Chi Minh City - Mekong Delta (B/L)
Breakfast at hotel. Pick up and transfer to My Tho. Boarding a boat trip on Mekong river. Enjoy tropical fruits and fork music. Visit Vinh Trang Pagoda. Back to Saigon. Free time. Overnight in Saigon.
Day 3: Ho Chi Minh - Hanoi (B/L)
Breakfast at hotel. Pick up and transfer to the airport for flight to Hanoi. Begin your Hanoi experience by visiting the Ho Chi Minh Quarter, discover historic Ba Dinh Square - site of the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum ‘father of modern Vietnam’, Stilt House, One Pillar Pagoda, the infamous Hanoi Hilton and the peaceful Temple of Literature. Enjoy a water puppet show, a theatrical genre reflecting the agricultural civilization of thousands of years ago. Free at leisure. Overnight at hotel in Hanoi.
Day 4: Hanoi - Halong Bay (B/L)
Breakfast at htoel. Pick up and transfer to Halong. Spend an afternoon cruising Halong Bay, boasts over 3, 000 islands that rise out of the sea to provide a spectacular natural environment. Free to discover Halong city at night. Overnight in Halong.
Day 5: Halong Bay - Noi Bai Airport (B)
Transferred to Noi Bai Airport for departure.
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