VIET NAM EXPRESS 10 DAYS
VIET NAM EXPRESS 10 DAYS
Duration : 10 Days 9 Nights
The Price : 690 $
Max People : 30
Start Location: Ho Chi Minh
Age Range : 0-75
Total Seats : 60/60
Travel Date : Tue 1 Aug , 2023 - Sat 31 Dec , 2050
Start in Ho Chi Minh City and end in Hanoi! With the Active Adventure tour Vietnam Express 10 Days (Ho Chi Minh- Da Nang- Hoi An- Hue- Ha Noi- Ha Long), you have a 10 days tour package taking you through Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam and 8 other destinations in Vietnam. Vietnam Express 10 Days (Ho Chi Minh- Da Nang- Hoi An- Hue- Ha Noi- Ha Long) includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
Start city: Ho Chi Minh
End city: Ha Noi
Durations 10 Days 9 Nights
Cities to visit: Ho Chi Minh- Da Nang- Hoi An- Hue- Ha Long- Ninh Binh- Ha Noi.
Places You’ll See :
1Ho Chi Minh
5Ha Long Bay
Day 1: Arrive Sai Gon (No Meal)
Arrival Ho Chi Minh city. Welcome to Saigon! You will be met at the airport and transferred to hotel in Sai Gon. After checking into the hotel, the rest of the day is yours to enjoy. Sai Gon is a bustling, dynamic and industrious centre, the largest city in the country, the economic capital and the cultural trendsetter. Yet within the teeming metropolis are the timeless traditions and beauty of an ancient culture. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh
Day 2: My Tho- Ben Tre the Upper Mekong River (meals incl: B/ L/-)
PICK UP: 07:30 – 07:45 AM (the time of pick up depends on customer’s hotel/ accommodation’s exact position). RETURN: 17:00 – 17:30 PM 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 leisurely cruise on the Tien River to view the four beautiful islands: Dragon, Unicorn, Phoenix, and Tortoise. Boats pass by the fish rafts along the Tien River, overlooking the Rach Mieu Bridge. Stroll along the village road, visit the orchard and enjoy seasonal fruit & honey tea to the sound of "Southern Vietnamese folk music" performed by locals. Riding a hand-rowed sampan through the Tan Thach canal. 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. Enjoy lunch at the local restaurant; Then the motorboat will take you back to the cruise. Meet on 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 private collection of beautiful memories. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh.
Day 3: Ho Chi Minh city- flight to Da Nang- drive to Hoi An (meals incl: B/ -/-)
Breakfast at the hotel and do check out. 08:00 AM: Take the morning trip to visit Independence Palace, also known at the Reunification palace, was built on the sight of the former Norodom palace. The Independence palace is a widely known landmark of Ho Chi Minh City and was designed by the architect Ngo Viet Thu. Continue seeing the beautiful structures from the French Colonial times such as the Notre Dame Cathedral, the historic Central Post Office. Followed by the remarkable site of the War Remnants Museum the museum has a vast display of the both the Indochina wars. 12:00 PM: Transfer back your hotel or meeting point. You are free time until departure time for your flight to Da Nang. Arrive Da Nang, drive to Hoi An. Overnight in Hoi An. Notes: - Check out hotel in Ho Chi Minh in the morning
Day 4: Hoi An – My Son holyland (Meals incl: B, soft L/ -)
Breakfast at the hotel. 7:30-8:00 Our guide picks you up at your hotel and departs to My Son Sanctuary - The World Cultural Heritage. 9:30 Arrive at My Son and we'll have 2 hours to discover the site by walking through the landscape, learning histories with our local English-speaking guide, and enjoying the Champa's traditional performances. 11:45 Get back to the minivan and move to a local house to learn how to make rice paper, you will enjoy your own hand-making product later on! 12:30 Back to the van and have lunch at another local house. relax with cold herbal tea, nice food, and fresh air. 13:30 Take a boat trip to Hoi An with the nice and cool breeze onboard, and beautiful river scenery on the biggest river in Central Vietnam named Thu Bon River. 14:00 Arrive in Hoi An, we will drop you off at your hotel. Overnight in Hoi An
Day 5: Hoi An to Hue (meals B/ L/-)
Have breakfast at the hotel and check out hotel in Hoi An. 07h00 – 7h30 am: Our car and tour guide will pick you up at your hotel reception in Hoi An and collect guests in Da Nang from 08:00 – 08:30 Begin your journey to Hue by crossing one of the best coastal roads in the world, the Hai Van Pass or Hai Van Tunel road. You will have a 30-minute stop at the peak and 5 – 10 minutes to take photos at Lap An lagoon which is a highlight of the beautiful Lang Co sea picture 11:00: Visit the Khai Dinh Tomb. 12:30: Enjoy a delicious lunch at a Local Specialty Restaurant serving Hue style dishes. In the afternoon 13:30: Continue to Hue’s main attraction, The Imperial Citadel. 15:00: Explore Thien Mu Pagoda, Hue’s largest pagoda. 16:00: Drop you off at the hotel in Hue. Check in hotel and free time. Overnight in Hue
Day 6: Hue- flight to Hanoi- Street food tour (meal: B/-/D)
Breakfast at your hotel and free time until departure time for your flight to Hanoi. Recommend time: morning time or afternoon time before 15h00 PM. Arrive Hanoi, the driver picks up at the airport and drive to the hotel in Ha Noi for check in. 17h30- 17h45 tour guide picks up for Street Food tour - Tour guides will take tourists to eat at lots of special corners , alleys and restaurants of The Old Quarter that you might miss if you go by yourself to try variety of street foods and drinks such as:Bún chả ( Grilled pork with noodle), Phở bò,gà ( Beef, chicken noodle soup), Bún ốc (Snail noodle soup), Bánh cuốn ( Steamed rice papper rolls), Bánh gối ( Pillow dumpling), Nem rán ( Fried spring rolls), Bánh tôm (Shrimp dumpling), Bánh Mỳ (Vietnamese sandwich), Chè ( Sweet gruel soup), Bánh Bao (Vietnamese dumpling), Bánh khoai, chuối ( Sweet potato,Banana cake), Hoa quả dầm ( Mixture fresh-fruit), Bia Hơi (Fresh beer), Trà đá (Iced tea), Café trứng (Egg coffee) ……. - Tour ends at Hoan Kiếm Lake or anywhere convenient for tourists to return, and then tour guides will show them how to get back your hotels/hostels if tour has more than 2 groups otherwise we will take you back hotels. Overnight in Hanoi.
Day 7: Ha Noi- Ha Long bay, overnight on cruise (meals incl: B/ L/ D)
Breakfast at the hotel and do check out. 08.00 – 8.30 Leave Ha Noi city for Ha Long International Cruise Port in Bai Chay town, Ha Long city. Refresh up at the lounge. 12.00 – 12.30 Embark Ha Long Cruise. Enjoy welcome drink and get a brief introduction about cruise and safety guidelines. Check-in your cabin. 13.15 Have lunch while cruising in the magnificent Ha Long Bay, admiring the fascinating nature, then anchor at Titop Island area. 15.00 – 16.00 Join a guided visit to Sung Sot Cave (also called Amazing Cave), one of the biggest and the most beautiful cave in Ha Long Bay. 16.00 – 17.00 Climb to the peak of Titop Island for the panorama view of the bay. Going down and relaxing on the beach, swimming in the crystal water. 17.20 Return Ha Long Cruise , enjoying the sunset while relaxing with Happy hour from now to dinner time at the bar. 18.00 Enjoy happy hours with various drinks on discounts. Take part in a cooking demonstration and food décor with our Chef 19.00 – 21.00 Dinner is served. Private dinner is available on requested 21.00 – 22.00 Time to join squid fishing with the crew, sing karaoke or just laze around or relax in your cabin. Overnight on Ha Long Cruise Notes: - Do check out hotel in Ha Noi - You can bring a small luggage on the tour. The rest of luggage can be sent at the reception. You will get it back when you come back to Ha Noi.
Day 8: Ha Long Bay- Ha Noi (meals incl: B/L/-)
06.30 Welcome a new day with amazing dawn on the Legendary Gulf of Tonkin. Refresh your body & soul by a Tai-chi lesson on sundeck. 07.00 – 08.00 Catch morning view of seascapes with a cup of tea or coffee, have breakfast while charming the labyrinth of Karst. 8.00 – 9.00 Join a guided to explore hidden parts of the bay, Luon cave. You share a sampan with other tourists with a local rower or taking a kayak on your own. 09.00 Return to Ha Long Cruise for shower. 09.30 Check out your room. Oriental Sails weighs the anchor to continue to roam the picturesque route toward Bai Chay bridge for photos. 10.50 Have lunch. 11.30 – 11.45 Disembark. Cruise ends. 12.00 – 16.30 Transfer back to Ha Noi City and trip finishes at the hotel around 16h30. Overnight in Ha Noi.
Day 9: Ha Noi - Hoa Lu- Tam Coc boat trip (meals incl: B/ L/-)
Breakfast at the hotel. 07h30 – 8h00 : Get picked up by our friendly guide then depart for NinhBinh province 09h15 : Have a short break for 15 – 20 mins to relax 10h30 : Visit Hoa Lư ancient capital of Vietnam between 968 and 1010. You have a chance to learn about Vietnamese history in the feudal system under Dinh, Le and Ly Dynasty 11h45 : Have buffet lunch in the restaurant with a lot of local foods goat meat, fried rice…. Vegetarian foods is always available in the buffet lunch 13h00 : Visit Tam Coc by 1.5 hour bamboo boat. During the boat trip, you will be surprised by the charming beauty here with paddy field, river, water, cloud,sky and stunning cave system. All make a masterpiece which Vietnamese people called “ Halong Bay on land” 14h30 : Continue the tour with 45 mins - cycling around the village to discover the life of local people. 15h30 – 16h00 : Get on the bus to return to Hanoi 18h30 : Get dropped off at Hotel in Hanoi. Overnight in Hanoi
Day 10: Ha Noi departure (Meal: 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
- Viet Nam Visa Fee
- Viet Nam Visa Letter or Invitation
- City Tours