Relish this privately guided adventure that blends Vietnam's most appealing destinations into an extensive yet affordable tour package where you will meet and experience incredibly friendly people, unique, tightly held traditions, and beautiful towns and countryside. From bustling Saigon to charming Hoi An town, from elegant capital city of Hanoi to majestic Halong Bay, the one week introduction tour of Vietnam has a lot to offer you.
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Optional activities, tailor-made experiences shall be added on the itinerary upon request.
Good morning Saigon! You are met and welcomed at Tan Son Nhat International Airport at the start of your Vietnam tour, from where you are transferred to hotel in the city centre. Settle in your accommodation and remainder of the day will be spent relaxing at your own account. Overnight at hotel.
After breakfast you will be met by a local guide and today is spent with a comprehensive interesting guided city orientation of Saigon. On the tour, you will be shown the major attractions of Ho Chi Minh city. The streets showcase what once gave the title of “Pearl of the Orient” to Ho Chi Minh City. Within the remarkable history you find a bright red light shimmering off of the stone of the Notre Dame Catholic Church, , built between 1863 and 1880 by French colonists, is one of HCMC's architectural marvels. Next visit is theSaigon Central Post Office - Also the Saigon's most iconic tourist destination, with charming colonial architecture and ornate decorations forming the backdrop for newlywed photo-shoots, school trips, and Saigon city tours. Within the surrounding palm trees and manicured grass, raining fountain and block architecture, is the Reunification Palace most commonly associated with the fall of the city in 1975. Whether from the French colonial architecture or the Reunification Palace, you will find the secret treasures and experience the open history that the city has to offer.
Break for lunch at famous PHO 2000, if you want to learn more about the Vietnam war, then we will visit the War Remnants Museum. You will also have a chance to view a prime example of 19th-century Chinese temple architecture at Ba Thien Hau Temple - a great place for photographers and frequently visited by a wide variety of worshippers and tourists as well. The temple is dedicated to the goddess Thien Hau, who is said to be able to save people facing trouble out at sea. Take note of the ornate exterior roof, decorative lanterns, and wooden theater models. Plan a trip to Ho Chi Minh City is not complete without visiting this site or not adding the temple on the itineraries. After some time at free at Ben Thanh market you are transferred back to your hotel to spend evening relaxing. Overnight at hotel.
Optional: If you are interested in experience unique Saigon After Dark tour on scooters. Please contact your travel agent to add it on the itinerary
Breakfast and check out your accommodation and we will prepare to step outside of the urban life for a 5 hour tour as your guide brings you to the unique site of Cu Chi Tunnels. From there, you will be guided through the magnificent and complex design of the Cu Chi Tunnel system before being brought back to Ho Chi Minh and then the airport to catch 1-hour flight to Danang city. Met and welcomed by a local representative, private transfer to hotel. Checking into your accommmodation and rest of the day will be spent at leisure. Overnight at hotel.
Great breakfast at the hotel followed by a comprehensive tour to discover two fascinating UNESCO World Heritage Sites of My Son sanctuary and charming ancient town of Hoi An. My Son sanctuary is illustrated by the remains of a series of impressive tower-temples located in a dramatic site that was the religious and political capital of the Champa Kingdom for most of its existence. Drive back to Hoi An town where you will take a walking tour of Hoi An, a UNESCO World Heritage Site retaining a diverse mix of architecture influenced by the many nations that traded in this historic port of call. Explore the Old House of Tan Ky, the Fujian Assembly Hall and the 400-year-old covered bridge. Return to your resort for an afternoon at leisure. Later, gather for a Scenic Sundowner on the beach, watching as the warm glow of twilight paints the sky over the palms. Free for shopping and transfer back to your hotel and you will spend your evening at leisure and relaxing. Overnight at hotel.
Breakfast, private transfer to Danang airport to fly to Hanoi city. Upon arrival you will be welcomed by a local tour guide and driver. Drive to the city and check into your accommodation followed by a half day city orientation. You'll visit the striking Temple of Literature, an 11th-century Temple of Literature - Vietnam's first university and a site dedicated to Confucius. Next, it's over to Hoa Lo Prison Museum for a look at the place famously dubbed the "Hanoi Hilton" by US POWs. At 15:00, you will enjoy a guided market tour with a Hanoian host to buy ingredients for an interesting cooking hands-on demonstration. Enjoy tasty dinner with the host. Transfer back to hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Breakfast and private transfer to the majesty of Ha Long Bay for an interesting overnight cruise. The stylish Halong bay cruise will take you out into the Halong Bay - The natural wonders of Vietnam filled with over 1,600 limestone islands throughout the archipelago. Get up close and personal with the limestone karsts by exploring the area by kayak. After a visit to a traditional fishing village, you’ll cap your night off with a gourmet dinner on board your boat, before sleeping in your own cabin.
Waking up in the early morning to the rejuvenating scent of purified sea breezes and fresh brewed coffee then you will greet the day with sunrise Tai Chi exercise with other guests while overlooking the bay from the cruise deck. Return for brunch on board as the vessel makes her way back to port. Disembark and board a private vehicle for the scenic, 3-hour journey back to Hanoi, and straightly to the airport for boarding your homebound flight.