15 days / Vietnam Majestic & Unique – SPECIAL DEAL
This tour takes you to the quintessential destinations from north to south (Alt: From sourth to north) of Vietnam. Within 15 days, this tour will give you a moderate schedule enabling an in-depth visit at each sight. From the mountainous Sapa to the magnificent Halong Bay. Explore the stately Hanoi, the former capital city of Hue, the charming Hoi An ancient town, the bustle & hustle Saigon (Ho Chi Minh City) and the waterway of the Mekong Delta are all packed up into your ideal Vietnam vacation.
There’re 2 variations of 15 day tour: Majestic & Relaxed Vietnam (VND15) & Vietnam Majestic & Unique (VNE15). The difference between them is the change of destination, while the VND15 sticks with Hue, a former capital of Vietnam where you can see many historical sites, the VNE15 brings you to Sapa instead of Hue. Sapa is a mountainous area, it’s very beautiful and famous for rice paddies.
- Day 1: Hanoi / Arrival
- Day 2: Hanoi / City tour
- Day 3: Sapa
- Day 4: Sapa
- Day 5: Halong bay
- Day 6: Halong bay → Hoi An
- Day 7: Hoi An
- Day 8: Hoi An
- Day 9: Hoi An → Nha Trang
- Day 10: Nha Trang
- Day 11: Nha Trang → Ho Chi Minh
- Day 12: Ho Chi Minh
- Day 13: Mekong Delta
- Day 14: Mekong Delta
- Day 15: Ho Chi Minh
Day 1: Hanoi / Arrival
Arrival in Hanoi. We welcome and transfer you to hotel. Rest of the day is your leisure time to explore the city on your own.
Overnight in Hanoi.
Day 2: Hanoi / City tour
Hanoi city tour. Visit some famous places in Hanoi that includes The Temple of Literature, Hoan Kiem lake, Ngoc Son Temple and Vietnam Museum of Ethnology.
Take a cyclo tour for sightseeing around the Old Quarter of Hanoi. Watch video
Overnight in Hanoi. (B,L)
Day 3: Sapa
After breakfast, pick you up at hotel and transfer to Sapa. Arrival in Sapa, take a little time for refreshment. Then, we will set off to begin trekking and exploring the Muong Hoa valley.
We will have 12kms of trekking to visit Y Linh Ho and Lao Chai villages. Enjoy the imposing scenery of the valley. Lunch with a local family or in a drinking shop by the river. We continue hiking to Ta Van village to see their customs and home life. Your tour guide and host family will set up a temporary cooking class so you can share a Vietnamese cooking experience!
Overnight homestay at a local house of Dzay family in village. (B,L,D)
Option 2: Go back to Sapa town. Overnight at hotel. (B,L)
Day 4: Sapa
After breakfast at house, we leave Ta van village, head off on an uphill trail, past fascinating terraced rice fields and small pockets of H’Mong housing before walking through a bamboo forest to a picturesque waterfall. Admire the scenery and keep walking to Giang Ta Chai village on top of a hill. After spending time with the villagers and enjoying their genuine hospitality we will cross the river via a suspension bridge and head upwards again to visit a local handicraft centre where H’Mong and Zao women gather to share their crafts and skills and have a good chat!
A late lunch will be prepared for you near the craft centre and then visit a village school. Later, we make our way back to Sapa town.
Option 2: (Hotel stay in previous night)
Visit Cat cat village and Sin Chai Village.
Breakfast at hotel. A walk down 4km to visit Cat Cat village. Relax at the food of a stunning waterfall. Enjoy picnic lunch by a river. Then, we have next 6km to Sin Chai village, located at the foot of Fansipan Mountain. Enjoy huge stunning landscapes before climbing up on the way a jeep to go back to Sapa.
Return to Hanoi.
Overnight in Hanoi. (B,L)
Day 5: Halong bay
Morning, enjoy breakfast at hotel. We leave Hanoi for Halong bay around 8.00am. Upon arrival in Halong, embark and have delicous lunch onboard. We cruise through thousand amazing islands and islets during the lunch. After lunch, take a refresh in your room before visiting Surprising Cave, kayaking, swimming… Go back to the boat, get a drink and enjoy a sunset scenery in the bay.
Overnight on boat in Halong bay.
Day 6: Halong bay → Hoi An
Morning, breakfast on board. Cruise further and stop at a Pearl Farm village. Continue cruising through many islands and islets to explore the hidden charm of Halong bay. Lunch on board while going back to the prier. Transfer back to Hanoi.
Overnight in Hanoi.
Day 7: Hoi An
After breakfast at hotel in Hanoi, spend your leisure for relaxation. Walking around the street in the Old Quarter of Hanoi for shopping and food finding. Afternoon, transfer to airport for flight to Da Nang. Take a 30 minute transfer from airport to Hoi An – An peaceful ambiance opposite to Hanoi. It’s your leisure time to explore Hoi An on your own. Overnight in Hoi An.
Day 8: Hoi An
Morning, visit My Son Sanctuary, a UNESCO World Heritage site. This tour is a must-see for those who are interested in architecture and ancientcivilizations. My Son sanctuary was an imperial city during the Champa civilization,between the 4th and the 12th.
Afternoon, your leisure time.
You can discover the old town on foot by yourself easily. Some famous places to visit: Hoi An’s Colorful Local Market, Tan Ky Old House, Fu Jian Assembly Hall, and the 400-year-old Japanese Covered Bridge.
Overnight in Hoi An. (B,L)
Day 9: Hoi An → Nha Trang
Morning, breakfast at hotel in Hoi An. Afternoon, check-out hotel, transfer to Danang airport for flight to Nha Trang. Overnight in Nha Trang.
Day 10: Nha Trang
Breakfast at hotel. Your leisure for relaxation at beach in Nha Trang.
Overnight in Nha Trang.
Day 11: Nha Trang → Ho Chi Minh
Morning, enjoy breakfast at hotel. Spend your time at leisure in Nha Trang until we trasnfer you to airport for flight to Ho Chi Minh.
Upon arrival in Ho Chi Minh, transfer to hotel for check-in. Rest of the day is your leisure time to explore the city on your own.
Overnight in Ho Chi Minh.
Day 12: Ho Chi Minh
Morning, enjoy breakfast at hotel. After that, take a city tour. Places to visit: The Re-Unification Palace, the Notre Dame Cathedral & the War Remnants Museum.
Afternoon, we drive 60km to Cu Chi. Take in the peaceful rural scenery as we drive between rice paddies, look out for ducks and water buffalos swimming in the rivers alongside the road.
Arrival in Cu Chi. At first glance there is scant evidence today of the fighting and bombing that convulsed Cu Chi during the war. To see what went on, you have to dig deeper – underground.
We drive back to the city.
Overnight in Ho Chi Minh. (B,L)
Day 13: Mekong Delta
After breakfast at hotel, leave Ho Chi Minh for Ben Tre. Take a boat trip on Mekong river to a family business which epitomizes the idyllic rural lifestyle, walking through the fruit plantation village.
Overnight in Can Tho.
Day 14: Mekong Delta
Around 6.30am, we pick you up to visit the Cai Rang floating market which is wholesale market of fruit and vegetable at its busiest at this time of the day. Keep cruising through the small channels system and visit a rice noodle making village. Experience the “Monkey Bridge” in the Delta.
Break for lunch then return to Ho Chi Minh.
Overnight in Ho Chi Minh.
Day 15: Ho Chi Minh
Enjoy breakfast at hotel.
Spend your leisure time in the city until we transfer you to the airport for departure flight.
PRICE IN USD
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5 star ++
Tour price includes
- Domestic flights.
- Hotel accommodations as tour described.
- Room on boat in Halong bay.
- Kayakking: Safe, clean and beautiful.
- Aboard cookery demonstrations in Halong Bay.
- Boat trip in Hue and Mekong Delta.
- All meals mentioned (B,L,D = Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner).
- Transport as per tour program.
- English speaking guide.
- Entrance and sightseeing fees.
- Personal expenses.
Note: The tour price based on two persons onwards.