Viet Nam Explore 12 days 11 nights (Ha Noi- Ha Long- Hue- Hoi An- Ho Chi Minh- Mui Ne – Mekong Delta)
Viet Nam Explore 12 days 11 nights (Ha Noi- Ha Long- Hue- Hoi An- Ho Chi Minh- Mui Ne – Mekong Delta)
Duration : 12 Days 11 Nights
The Price : 900 $
Max People : 20-25
Start Location: Hanoi
Age Range : 2-75
Total Seats : 11/11
Travel Date : Fri 18 Aug , 2023 - Wed 31 Dec , 2025
Start in Hanoi and end in Ho Chi Minh City! With the In-depth Cultural tour Essentials of Vietnam 12 days 11 nights (Hanoi, Ha Long, Hue, Hoi An, Ho Chi Minh City, Mui Ne, Mekong Detal), you have 12 days tour package taking you through Hanoi, Vietnam and 7 other destinations in Vietnam. Explore of Vietnam 12 days 11 nights includes an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
Places You’ll See :
2Ha Long Bay
5Ho Chi Minh
7Cu Chi tunnel
Day 1: Ha Noi arrive (No meal)
Hanoi welcome: 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 tour guide at the airport and transferred to your hotel in the city center of Hanoi. Free time and easy. See Water Puppet Show at Thang Long Puppet House Overnight in Ha Noi
Day 2: Ha Noi- Ha Long Bay, overnight on cruise (meals incl: B/ L)
08h30: Picking up from hotel in Oldquarter or Hanoi Opera House depart for Tuan Chau harbor by modernest high way in Vietnam, stop over for a rest on the way 11h30-12h0: Arriving Tuan Chau Harbor, welcome onboard and safety briefing Boat cruising passages uninhabited islets and outcrops have been given imaginative names by the locals, due to their perceived shapes, including Cock Fighting and Thumb, while enjoy Vietnamese mouth-watering lunch on boat. 13h30: Arive area doing kayaking or bamboo boat explore the bay by your own paddle 14h00: Visit Amazing cave , Sung Sot (Surprise) Cave: Explore The Biggest Cave in Halong Bay A place so amazing that the French deemed it “Grotte des Surprises” or (Surprise Grotto), Sung Sot Cave is one of the biggest, most beautiful caves in Halong Bay and a highlight on most Halong Bay itineraries. 15h00:Keep moving to Titop Island, its time for you relaxing on beach or climb up the TOP for Panoramic View of Halong Bay. 16h30: You will be back to the cruise for Afternoon vietnamese tea cake during cruising back toward Tuan Chau harbor 18h00:Boat arrive harbour, get on the bus back to Hanoi 20h30-21h-00: Drop off at your hotel Overnight in Hanoi.
Day 3: Ha Noi city full day- flight to Hue (meals incl: B/ L)
8:00 tour guide picks up at your hotel and start the trip to visit Ha Noi city: - visit 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. - 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. 12:00 Have a rest and enjoy lunch in a local restaurant in Hanoi Old Quarter. In the afternoon, continue visiting: -visit: ceramics village of Bat Trang. Visit showrooms and see how they model the products.o - 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. 16:00 Arrive back in your hotel and the driver transfer to the airport to take a flight to Hue Arrive Hue and check in hotel Overnight in Hue
Day 4: Hue city tour full day (meals incl: 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
Day 5 : Hue- Da Nang- Hoi An (meals incl: B)
In the morning: Pick up guests at the hotel at 07:30 am by bus and drive to Hoi An. In the afternoon : free time to visiting Hoi An ancient town by yourself . Walk to the old town, buy entrance tickets and begin the tour. Start visiting the Phuc Kien Temple, Tan Ky Ancient House, Phung Hung Ancient house, Japanese Bridge and cultural showroom in Hoi An. Free time at night in Hoi An. Overnight in Hoi An
Day 6: Hoi An – Coconut Tour- flight to Ho Chi Minh (meals incl: B/ L)
08h30 – 09h00: Picking you up at your hotel, transfer to Hoi An. 09h30: Tour guide takes the tourists at Cua Dai bridge, Hoi An Tourists walk about 5 minutes to boat station. 10h00: Woodenboat takes you to visit and explore the Bay Mau coconut forest by round boat. Tourists will learn how to use fishing net and experience the real life of the local people. Especially, tourists will see the artist showing their “shaking boat – cutting water” skills. 11h00: Boat go to Egological Restaurant, relaxing at the leaf house. The tourists freedom visit around the egological tourism area, then gather to play the folk games with many prizes such as: go monkey bridge, jumping cover, through the cave,…. 13h00: Having lunch with country speciality smell. 14h30: Shopping Local Specialities. Guide and car take the tourists to the hotel after the tour the driver transfers to Da Nang airport and take a flight to Ho Chi Minh. Arrive Ho Chi Minh, check in hotel. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh
Day 7: Ho Chi Minh city & Cu Chi tunnels (meals incl: B/ L)
We start the trip by visiting Reunification Palace, whose former name was Norodom Palace. Ngo Viet Thu is exactly the architect who designed this stunning palace. Later, other next destinations consist of Notre Dame Cathedral, Central Post Office, and especially War Remnants Museum, where exhibits on Vietnam War and Indochina Wars are displayed. After enjoying lunch at the local restaurant, 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 Overnight in Ho Chi Minh.
Day 8: Ho Chi Minh – Sand Dunes Mui Ne – Fishing Village (B/ L )
7:00 am:Pick up at meet up point( SST Office: No. 57 Le Thi Hong Gam, Nguyen Thai Binh, District 1), then depart to Mui Ne - Phan Thiet. 10:30 am:Arriving in Mui Ne, we will Red sand dunes, slopes are less steep than the White sand dunes, great opportunity for taking photo as red colour of the sand is great contrast to background scenery. We will visit the local fishing village, where you can see the thousands of the wooden boat from the local fishermen . 12:30:Next, we go to the restaurant for lunch. 14:00: Check in Resort. Afterward, You are then free to discover Mui Ne Beach by yourself and enjoy your free time, having the option sit under the coconut trees that line the beach and enjoy the pleasant sea breeze. You have free time to for walk on Nguyen Dinh Chieu street for shopping and enjoying the nice colourful lights at night Have a dinner by yourself and Staying overnight in Resort.
Day 9: OPTIONAL ACTIVITIES - SUOI TIEN STREAM - HCM ( B /L )
In the morning, have breakfast at the resort. Opt1: Relax at the Resort You will free to relax at the resort, swimming pool, walking along the beach. Opt2: Jeep Tour ( self-sufficient expenses ) You will explore one of the unique highlights in Mui Ne by Jeep: White sand dunesat the top of the sand dune, catching the morning sunrise. Other activities can be taken: riding quad-bikes over sand dunes, hiring a jeep to the top of sand dune and ostriches riding (at own expense), sliding down sand dunes’ slopes with surfboards… You will get to enjoy the beauty of the white sand dunes, where in the middle of the dunes you will find Lotus Lake. On top of the sand dunes you can see all of the beautiful scenery of Mui Ne by observing the daily activities of the fishing farm. 12:00 - 12:30 : Check out. Have lunch at local restaurant Then, move to Suoi Tien (fairy stream) where the small stream running through the middle of the red sand dunes. It is like a mini version of Red Canyon 16:00 - 16:30:Then, our bus will transfer you back Ho Chi Minh City 19:30: Arrive at Ho Chi Minh City Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City
Day 10: Ho Chi Minh- My Tho- Ben Tre- Can Tho (meals incl: B/L/D)
Start from Ho Chi Minh City and depart for My Tho. After visiting Vinh Trang Pagoda, take a boat ride along the river viewing the stilt houses and the fruit plantations along the river bank. Proceed to Tortoise island and have lunch in the local restaurant. Enjoy a boat ride under the shadow of the water coconut trees to visit a family business which epitomizes the idyllic rural lifestyle. Then enjoy the seasonal delicious fruits & honey tea while listening to the traditional music. Take a rowboat ride along the creeks. After taking a delightful walk through the fruit plantation and village, proceed to Can Tho. Have dinner (own expense) and overnight at your proposed hotel in Can Tho.
Day 11: Explore Cai Rang Floating Market - Ho Chi Minh City (meals incl: B/ L)
Take an early morning boat trip to visit the Cai Rang Floating Market, a wholesale market of fruit and vegetable at its busiest time of the day. Keep cruising through the small channel system and visit a rice noodle making village. Break for lunch. In the afternoon, return to Ho Chi Minh City. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh.
Day 12 Ho Chi Minh departure(meals incl: B)
Have a breakfast at your hotel. Free time and easy until departure time, the driver takes you to the airport for your flight. End of services!
- Airport Transfer
- Combined tour
- English Speaking Tour Guide
- Entrance fee
- Ground Transportation
- Hotel Accommodation
- Meals as tour program
- Beverages or Drinks
- Compulsory Gala Dinner (if any)
- Early Check in & Late Check out
- Holiday Surcharge
- International Flights
- Personal expenses
- Single Supplement
- Tip for tour guide
- Travel Insurance
- Viet Nam Domestic Flights