Vietnam Highlights Package 10 Days 9 Nights

Asia Focus Travel take you visit the most popular destinations in Vietnam with all the highlights — all in Vietnam highlights itinerary 10 days 9 nights. Discover Hanoi with many type of foods as Beef noddle soup, Vietnamese rice roll, grilled pork and noodle, structure architecture and the stunningly beautiful UNESCO World Heritage Site of Halong Bay. Moving to culturally-rich Hue then spend time in incomparable and lovely Hoi An – one of the world’s most charming towns. Finish the comprehensive Vietnam highlights tours in the South after Floating through the lush Mekong Delta, seeing vibrant Ho Chi Minh City. With same destinations in itinerary but you can start this trip from Hanoi or Ho Chi Minh city.

Here is detail of tour package Vietnam Highlights Package 10 Days 9 Nights:

 

Day 1: Hanoi Arrival ( No meal)
  • Welcome to Vietnam: after long time on airplane, you will reach Vietnam – the S-shaped land, where 54 different ethnic minorities inhabited.
  • You will be warmly welcomed by our driver at the airport and transferred to your hotel in the city center of Hanoi.
  • Free on your own afterward.
  • Meals included: __/__/__
  • Parameter: Driving: 30 km/45 minutes
  • Overnight in Hanoi
Day 2: Hanoi – Ha Long Bay (meals: B/ L/ D)
  • 8:00- 8:30 Pick-up at hotel and start the scenic, 3 and ½ hour drive to Halong Bay.
  • 12:00- 12:30 Embark on the Cruise followed by a short cruise briefing.
  • 13:00 Savor a delectable lunch as Ha Long cruises among the limestone islands.
  • 14:00- 16:00 Explore the amazing Sung Sot Cave – the most beautiful cave in Halong Bay
  • 16:00- 17:00 Cruising to Titov island. Go swimming and relaxing at the beach of Titov or climb up to the
    top of the island for a panorama view of Halong Bay.
  • 17:00- 17:30 Return to the main boat and continue cruising to the quiet area while enjoy beautiful
    seascape on the way
  • 17:30- 19:00 Enjoy Sunset Party on sundeck and admire the best moments of the day when the sun
    starts to set.
  • 19:00 Dinner is served. Socialize with other guests, take part in board games, fish for squid, or just laze
    around.
  • Overnight on Ha Long Cruise in the middle of Ha Long Bay
  • Meals included: Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner
  • Parameter: Driving: Hanoi – Halong: 180 km/4 hours/way
  • Overnight on cruise
Day 3: Ha Long Bay – Hanoi (meals: B/ L)
  • 6:30 Start your morning with the fitness class up in sundeck
  • 7:00 Enjoy a new day with complimentary tea and coffee served for light breakfast on board
  • 7:45 Join the kayak excursion
  • 9:00 Stop by Pearl Farm to study the culture pearl making process.
  • 9:30: Check out your cabin. Time for brunch while the cruise heads back to harbor.
  • 12:00 Disembark harbor. Say goodbye to Halong Bay and get on the car to come back Ha Noi
  • 17:00 Arrive Ha Noi, Check in hotel.
  • Overnight in Hanoi
  • Meals included: Breakfast/Lunch
Day 4: Hanoi City Tour – Departure to Hue City (meals: B/L)
  • Breakast at your hotel
  • 8:00 to 8:30 Start the trip with Tran Quoc pagoda, a Buddhist relic and national heritage lying on the West Lake.
  • Visit Ho Chi Minh’s complex, the final resting place of Viet Nam’s greatest father; his house-on-stil and One pillar pagoda – modeled after a lotus flower, a symbol of Hanoi.
  • Arrive Ethnology museum to learn about cultures of 54 ethnic groups living in Vietnam.
  • 13:00 Have a rest and enjoy lunch in a local restaurant in Hanoi Old Quarter.
  • Visit Temples of Literature constructed in 1070 – dedicated to Confucius, sages and talented scholars. It is the most famous temple in Hanoi, also functioning as Vietnam’s first university. Leave for a legendary Hoan Kiem lake and Ngoc Son Temple dedicated to a former general commander Tran Hung Dao for his struggle against Mongolians.
    • 16:30: You will be transfer back to Hanoi airport for the flight to Hue city
    • Arrive in Hue, you will be picked up by our guide and driver then transferred to your hotel
  • Meals included: Breakfast/Lunch/__
  • Flight information: VN 1547 Vietnam Airlines 19:00 20:10
  • Parameter: Hanoi – Hue/ Flight: 1.10 hour
  • Overnight in Hue
Day 5: Hue City Tour (meals: B/ L)
  • In the morning: Pick up guests at the hotel at 07:30 am by bus.
    • Begin the day with The Royal Tombs: Minh Mang – Khai Dinh, stop on the way to visit The Traditional Martial Art Van An, The Conicat Hat Village & The Incense Making Village. Buffet lunch with over 50 traditional and international foods.
  • In the afternoon:
    • Continue by bus to visit The Citadel and Thien Mu pagoda. Then get on the boat for a sight -seeing along the river to see fishing village and sampan on the way back. Do not miss the Sunset on the Perfume River!
    • 05:00 pm: End of tour at the boat station.
  • Overnight in Hue
  • Meal: Breakfast/Lunch
Day 6: Hue – Hoi An (meals: B)
  • Breakfast at your hotel
  • The shuttle bus pick you up go to Hoi An.You will firstly pass the Hai Van Pass and Lang Co, over a spur of the Truong Son Mountain Range that juts into the South East Sea, with spectacular views along the way
  • Arrive Hoi An, check in hotel and Discover Hoi An by yourself as: Chinese Assembly Hall, the famous Japanese Covered
  • Bridge and Tan Ky Ancient House and the China Town in the other side of the canal, you’ll find yourself miss that one-of-a-kind port town in every single road of your ahead travel
  • Overnight in Hoi An
  • Meal: Breakfast
Day 7: Hoi An – Tra Que (meals: B/ L)
  • Real Hoi An tours are perfect combination of bicycle tour and discovery of the Vietnamese culture and way of life. Depart from your hotel and bicycle riding in 30 minutes to the countryside. On the way , we will go by padi field and shrimp farm to take picture of farmers, buffaloes, duck farms ,… go along to TraQue herbs village. Here you will have an introduction to the history of the village. The short lesson doesn’t stop with a brief introduction to the village’s history, but it also provides a lot of fun information, such as the cultivation of the vegetables as well as discovering the use of vegetables in traditional Vietnamese medicine.
  • You will take a trip around the vegetable garden and join the farmers in preparing the land and fertilizing it with seaweed from the local lake. Other activities will include: raking, sowing, watering greens, picking greens and much more. After spending time with the farmers, we will use the rest of the morning working the land in the time honored way, before breaking to prepare some special foods with a local family. You will enjoy the “Tam Huu” spring roll and “Banh Xeo”, the local pancake from the middle region. This tour gives you a real life glimpse into the traditional living of the people of this village.
  • Meals included: Breakfast/Lunch/__
Day 8: Hoi An – Da Nang – Ho Chi Minh (meals:B)
  • In the morning
    • On your arrival at Ho Chi Minh airport, you will be warmly welcomed by our driver then transferred to the city center
    • In the afternoon
  • You will be taken to Cu Chi Tunnels. Before entering allotted areas of Cu Chi Tunnels, watch an introductory video which is an overview of the tunnel system’s history and Vietnamese’s life during the hard time of war.
  • Climb down small tunnels to get amazing experiences and blow your mind when special constructed living areas and martial facilities of Viet Cong appear in front of your eyes. It will be great to know the system of tunnels – a subterranean village where there are bedrooms, kitchens, field hospitals, command centers, weapons factories, and storage.
  • Moreover, taste special tea and cassava – the common food of Vietnamese guerillas in the past. Take your break time to try the real shooting gun or just relax as you wish.
  • Come back hotel and free at your leisure
  • Flight information: VN 113 Vietnam Airlines 08:45 10:10
  • Parameter: Danang – Ho Chi Minh/ Flight: 1.15 hour
  • Tan Son Nhat airport – Ho Chi Minh city center: 10 km/Driving: 30 minutes
  • Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City
Day 9: Ho Chi Minh – My Tho – Ben Tre (meals: B/ L)
  • A smooth one-and-half-hour bus ride through rice field scenery along National Highway 1 brings you to the beautiful rural district of Trung Luong.
  • On arrival at My Tho, after visiting Vinh Trang pagoda, take a motor boat to enter My Tho city through Bao Dinh natural canal. Take a leisurely cruise on the Tien River to view the four beautiful islands known as Dragon, Unicorn, Phoenix and Tortoise islands.
  • Enjoy lunch at the local restaurant, then visit the coconut candy mill and take an amazing rowing boat trip along the small canal on a hand-rowed sampan under the shadow of the water coconut trees along natural canals. Then enjoy seasonal fruit & honey tea to the sound of “Southern Vietnamese folk music”, performed by locals.
  • Meet at the bus and return to Ho Chi Minh City. This trip provides a fascinating insight into daily life in the Mekong Delta and you are guaranteed to take home your own private collection of beautiful memories.Free time in the evening.
  • Parameter: Ho Chi Minh – My Tho: 70 km/Driving: 1.5 hour
  • Meals included: Breakfast/Lunch/__
  • Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City
Day 10: Ho Chi Minh Departure (meal: B)
  • Depending on your flight time, our driver will pick you up at your hotel and transfer you to the airport for your departure flight.
  • Meals included: Breakfast/__/__
  • Parameter: Driving: 7 km/25 minutes
  • Today useful note(s):
  • Check all your luggage and belongs before checking out and make sure you miss nothing.
Tour finish!
TOUR PRICE:
  • US$ 550/ person for sharing room ( Double/ Twin private sharing room)
  • Surcharge US$ 300 for Single Room
HOTEL WILL BE USED: 3star hotel option
  • Hanoi: La Dolce Vita or similar hotel
  • Halong: V’spirit Ha Long cruise or similar
  • Hue: Rosaleen Hotel or similar
  • Hoi An: Acacia Hotel or similar
  • Ho Chi Minh: Hoang Ngan hotel or similar
TOUR INCLUSIONS
  • 9 nights’ accommodation included 8 nights in hotel and 1 night on Halong cruise
  • Airport transfer private car.
  • English speaking guide
  • Group tour (share tour with others)
  • Entrance tickets to all sites mentioned.
  • Meal as mentioned: B= Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner, X= no meal
  • Water on the bus
  • Kayaking in Ha Long Bay
  • Boat trip in Mekong Delta tour
  • Bus ticket from Hue to Hoi An
  • Services charge and government tax
TOUR EXCLUSIONS
  • Meals do not mentioned in tour program
  • Beverages
  • Personal travel insurance
  • Tips for tour guide: $3/ person/ day
  • Personal Expenses
  • Surcharge for holiday
  • Domestic and International flight tickets
  • Other things not mentioned clearly in the packages