Halong Bay- Hanoi – Hue – Da Nang – Hoi An
Day 01: Halong Bay – Hanoi (Brunch)
Wake up early, enjoy sunrise on boat before having a simple breakfast. Followed is a morning cruise to visit Man’s Head island, Tortoises island, Luon cave, Bai Tu Long Bay where scenes from the famous film Indochina were shot, Toad island, Bai Tho mountain…Farewell lunch on boat as you glide across the unbelievably calm sea prior returning to Halong city. Disembarkation and road back to Hanoi capital, stopover at Hai Duong for special Green Bean cake; along the way you will have a chance to enjoy rural scenery.
After dinner, take the night train to Quang Binh .
Accommodation: Soft sleeper in cabin 4 berths with A/C
- Vietnam Experience – Hanoi – Sapa – Halong Bay
- Saigon – Mekong delta boat trip – Hoi An
- Sapa – Lao Cai – Hue – Hoi An – Ha Noi
Day 02: Quang Binh – Phong Nha – Hue (Breakfast, Lunch)
On arrival Dong Hoi rail way station, you will be picked up and transferred to Phong Nha Grotto. You will be awed by the breath talking giant grotto, a wonderful 8000m combination of mountain, river and ancient limestone formations. Than visit the Vinh Moc Tunnels in the legendary DMZ and see how the Vietnamese warriors lived and fought under ground. Drive through the area that suffered the heaviest bombing during the Vietnam War, and see how the people there today strive to live a peaceful life. After visit, heading towards to Hue, Imperial capital. Dinner and overnight in Hue
Meals: Breakfast and Lunch
Accommodation: Hotel in Hue
Day 03: Hue city tour (Breakfast,Lunch, Dinner)
Simple breakfast then embark on a private Dragon boat to visit the romantic Tomb of Emperor Tu Duc and the majestic Tomb of Emperor Khai Dinh. See gentle local people making incense sticks and conical hats. Lunch on the boat. Continue on to visit the very beautiful Thien Mu Pagoda, one of the most famous structures in Vietnam.
Return to the hotel by boat. Dinner will be a special Royal Feast accompanied by Royal Music. You will dine like Emperors and Empresses. Overnight in Hue.
Meals: Breakfast and Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Hotel in Hue.
Day 04: Hue – Da Nang – Hoi An (Breakfast)
In the morning, visits the symbol of Hue, the 19th century Royal Citadel and learn the story of Vietnam’s royal past under the Nguyen Dynasty. Explore the mated ruins of the Forbidden Purple City. At lunch enjoy specialties from Hue’s unique cuisine. In the afternoon, have a wonderful drive along the scenic coast, passing through spectacular Hai Van Pass, “the Pass in the Clouds” and delightful Lang Co beach.
Continue to Hoi An – the charming ancient town, famous as the 17th century trading port of Fai Fo, with its fascinating mix of Chinese, Japanese and French architecture. Leisure time in Hoianas you wish, self paid dinner and overnight in Hoian.
Accommodation: Hotel in Hoian.