Tour style: You can choose private tour or small tour group
Tour program: Flexible
Tour price: Depend on your hotel and resort requirement 4* or 5* stars and the number of people in your group.
Day 1: Hanoi arrival - Fabulous Food and Sights Tour by Scooter (4 Hours)
Day 2: Hanoi - Halong Bay - Lan Ha Bay and Overnight on Boat
Day 3: Halong - Hanoi - Da Nang
Day 4: Danang - Bana Hills ( Golden Bridge)
Day 5: Danang to Ho Chi Minh City
Day 6: Ho Chi Minh City Cu Chi Tunnels
Day 7: Ho Chi Minh Phu Quoc
Day 8 & DAY 9: Free Days in Phu Quoc Island
Day 10: Phu Quoc Ho Chi Minh City
Day 11: Ho Chi Minh City - Departure
Note: If this tour itinerary is NOT suitable for your plan or any changes, we will recreate the new tour program for you.
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DAY 1: Hanoi arrival – Fabulous Food and Sights Tour by Scooter (4 Hours)
Our driver will pick you up at the airport and transfer to hotel in Hanoi Center.
Check in your hotel and relax until 6:00 PM.
6:00 PM: Our female driver will pick you up at your hotel and transfer to meeting point and listening the briefing tour program while enjoying Café Trứng (Egg Coffee).
Café Trứng (Egg Coffee)
Have you heard about Egg coffee? It sounds a bit weird but the taste is amazing. Even if you are not a coffee-lover, it is still worth trying this creative mixing of coffee by Vietnamese people.
Sound good? While you enjoy your drink, we will talk about the day’s itinerary and destinations.
Nha Hat Lon (Hanoi Opera House)
Next program, we are driving to Hanoi Opera House
Hanoi Opera House is a project built by the French government in the early years of the 20th century. While you’re enjoying the very famous Trang Tien’s Ice cream, we’ll tell you all about its unique structure with the outstanding values in terms of history, culture, architecture and art..
Ho Guom (Hoàn Kiem Lake)
Next program, we are driving to Ho Guom (Hoàn Kiem Lake)
Lying in the centre of Hanoi‘s historic district, Hoan Kiem Lake is a lovely, peaceful place with a fascinating history. In 1428, legend has it that Emperor Le Loi obtained a magical sword from the Dragon King to fight against Chinese oppressors. The sword, as you may have guessed, came from Hoan Kiem lake.
At this stop, we will have a chance to see “Ly Thai To Monument”. This is a cultural and architectural work which aims to honour King Ly Thai To (974 – 1028). He is the first king who found Capital Citadel of Thang Long (Hanoi today).
Nha Tho Lon (St. Joseph’s Cathedral)
Next program, we are driving to Nha Tho Lon (St. Joseph’s Cathedral)
Saint Joseph Cathedral, located at 40 Nha Chung street, Hanoi, is a Roman Catholic cathedral with neo- gothic style, which was built about 120 years ago.
Construction began in 1886, with the architectural style described as resembling Notre Dame de Paris. The church was one of the first structures built by the French colonial government in Indochina when it opened in December 1886.
Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum
Next program, we are driving to Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum
Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum is the final resting place of Ho Chi Minh, the most iconic and popular leader of Vietnam, known to his people as ‘Uncle Ho’. His body is preserved here in a glass case at the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum in central Hanoi.
Ho Tay (West Lake)
Next program, we are driving to Ho Tay (West Lake)
West Lake is known as Hanoi’s largest freshwater lake. It’s a huge body of water – it has a circumference of 17km – and there are plenty of historic places of interest, five-star hotels, stylish restaurants, cafes, and nightlife venues that are worth exploring along the shoreline.
The West Lake is bordered by several significant pagodas. Vietnam’s oldest pagoda, Tran Quoc pagoda, was built in the 6th century and is located on an island in the middle of the West Lake.
On this tour, Tran Quoc Pagoda is one of the places that cannot be missed.
After that we are driving to local restaurant for drinks and try street foods with many choices.
Long Bien Bridge/ Chuong Duong Bridge
Next program, we are driving to Long Bien Bridge/ Chuong Duong Bridge
Long Bien Bridge was the longest bridge in Asia when it was built from 1899 to 1902.
Known as the oldest bridge in Hanoi that is still living and sharing the daily life with Hanoians silently. At this stop, while you can take some time to enjoy the view and take pictures, our tour guide will also introduce the history of the bridge as well as details about the life of locals from 2 sides of it.
5:00 PM: Your motorbike driver will bring you back to your hotel. You are free in the evening. Overnight at hotel in Hanoi.
Please keep in mind that we do not go inside the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum on “Hanoi City sights and street food”tour. This attraction requires a lot of time to fully appreciate so we recommend that you visit them on your own so that we can make the most of time you have with us.
The above itinerary is subject to change, based on the day’s weather and traffic conditions.
DAY 2: Hanoi – Halong Bay – Lan Ha Bay and Overnight on Boat
8:30 AM: Our shuttle bus will pick you up at your hotel and transfer to Halong Bay
12:15PM: Arrive at Halong, you are welcomed by our crew and boarding to check in and have lunch while cruising to see the beauty of Halong Bay and Lan Ha Bay.
15:30PM: We will visit the Frog Pond area – famous for the pristine natural beauty and poetic, attractive seascape of Lan Ha Bay. Here you will take some photos of the romantic, lyrical local see sights. This is also the best time for tourists to enjoy kayaking – which is an interesting activity to discover the truest beauty of the limestone mountains and the blue sky of Lan Ha Bay. Afterwards, visitors immerse in the emerald green water of Lan Ha with exciting swimming activities.
17:30PM: Return to Cruise. Enjoy sunset party on boat is a ideal time for photography enthusiasts to capture the stunning moment of sunset at Lan Ha Bay.
19:00PM: Enjoy a romantic dinner on cruise.
DAY 3: Halong – Hanoi Flight to Da Nang
6:30AM -7:30AM: Breakfast is served on boat
7:30AM: You will visit Dark and Light cave area, a famous beautiful area of Lan Ha Bay with the pristine natural scenery, charming emerald sea. You will enjoy the beautiful scenery here on the bamboo boat (indigenous people rowing boat) to mingle with nature, get away from the hustle and bustle of urban life to feel the relaxed and most comfortable moments.
9:30AM: You return to the boat and check out cabin then having lunch.
12:00PM: Disembark and move back the port and get on bus to Hanoi Airport for your fight to Danang and you will be picked up and transferred to Hotel. Overnight at Hotel in Danang.
DAY 4: Danang – Bana Hills
Take a day trip to the Ba Na mountain range. At this must-see location outside of Da Nang, you’ll ride a cable car at the Ba Na Hills mountain resort and view Linh Ung Pagoda. Snap photos of the scenic panorama from Vong Nguyet Hill and learn about traditional methods in the fishing village of Man Thai.
You will be back hotel late afternoon and overnight at hotel in Da Nang.
DAY 5: Danang to Ho Chi Minh City
You will be free until our driver pick you up at your hotel and transfer to Danang airport for your flight to Ho Chi Minh City.
Ho Chi Minh arrival: Our tour guide and driver will welcome you at the airport and transfer you to the restaurant for lunch then we take half day Saigon City Tour.
This afternoon, we are going to visit Independence Palace, also known as the Reunification palace, was constructed on the sight of the former Norodom palace. The Independence palace is widely referred to as a historical landmark of Ho Chi Minh City and was designed by the architect Ngo Viet Thu. Continue visiting the remarkable structures from the French Colonial times such as the Notre Dame Cathedral, the historic Central Post Office. Additionally, followed by the outstanding site of the War Remnants Museum the museum has a vast display of the both the Indochina wars.
DAY 6: Ho Chi Minh City – Cu Chi Tunnels
8:00 AM: Depart for Cu Chi tunnels. It will take you approximately one and a half hours to get this destination by bus. Along the way (before exploring the tunnels), you will watch an introductory video to get the overview of how the tunnels were built and how the people survived from the harsh conditions of the war time. Right after reaching Cu Chi tunnels, spend your time on exploring the remaining area and tunnel systems which consist of the special constructed living areas with kitchens, bedrooms side by side with other martial facilities like storage, weapons factories, field hospitals, and command centers helping whoever lives inside the tunnels meet their basic needs. Moreover, there are also many hidden trap doors and dangerous traps within the maze-like tunnels for security purpose during the war. Especially, taste special tea and cassava (guerillas’ food during the war). Break time for relax or time for those who want to try their hand at the real shooting gun. Then in the afternoon, you are going back to Ho Chi Minh City for relax or shopping and overnight at hotel in Ho Chi Minh City.
DAY 7: Ho Chi Minh to Phu Quoc
After breakfast, you will be transferred to Tan Son Nhat Airport to take the flight to Phu Quoc Island. Upon arrival, our driver pick you up and transfer to hotel.
Free day to enjoy the beach. Overnight in Phu Quoc.
DAY 8 & DAY 9: Fee Days in Phu Quoc Island
These days you will have your own free time to enjoy the beach or rent a bicycle to go to the areas around.
In the evening you can go around Duong Dong Town to discover the Night Market and have dinner with many delicious Phu Quoc dishes, namely the “Bun Quay” and multiples types of fresh seafood.
DAY 10: Phu Quoc to Ho Chi Minh City
Free day on Phu Quoc Island until we take you to the airport to take your flight back to Ho Chi Minh and then our driver in Ho Chi Minh City will pick you up and transfer you to hotel in central. Today you are free to explore Saigon yourself.
DAY 11: Ho Chi Minh City – Departure
Today you are free until our driver comes to pick you up for your flight home.
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The important information before making any reservation with us!
The following terms and conditions apply to your reservations made with Vietnam Luxury Travel.
There may be cancellation fees charged by suppliers (hotels, airlines…) once these bookings are made and paid. These fee shall by paid by travelers.
These are maximum cancellation fees to be flexible applied:
Private pick up and drop off at the airport
Sharing shuttle bus to Halong bay
Flight tickets from Hanoi to Danang
Domestic flight from Danang to Ho Chi Minh City
Domestic flight from Ho Chi Minh city to Phu Quoc and back to Saigon
2 days 1 night on luxury 5 stars Mon Cheri Cruise or similar cruise in Halong Bay.
Paloma motorbike tour with female driver
Visa and International flight
Drinks and other expenses