Day 01: Ho Chi Minh City
Upon arrival, you will be met and transferred to Park Hyatt Saigon Hotel.
Day 02: Ho Chi Minh City - Cu Chi Tunnels (B,L)
City sightseeing tour includes the Notre Dame cathedral, Reunification palace, Hotel de Ville (City Hall), Central Post Office and Ben Thanh Market. Excursion to Cu Chi Tunnels, the Vietcong built, 200km long network of tunnels connecting command posts, hospitals, shelter and weapon factories. Overnight at Park Hyat Saigon hotel
Day 03: Ho Chi Minh City (Mekong Delta) . (B,L)
Today enjoy a fascinating tour of My Tho and the Mekong Delta. Visit several islands in the delta by private boat. See the way the locals live, the same way they have lived for the last decades. Enjoy local fruits and folk music performed by local musicians. Overnight at Park Hyat Saigon hotel
Day 04: Ho Chi Minh City - Nha Trang (B)
Fly to Nha Trang . Upon arrival, you will be met and transferred to Ana Mandara Resort & Spa. After a welcome refreshment drink, enjoy the rest of the day with your 2-hour Spa package at Ana Mandara's Six Senses Spa.
Day 05: Nha Trang (B,L)
This morning, enjoy a private boat trip for visits to the Ebony island, Hon Tam island and the Sea Aquarium. Stop by one of the islands for a chance to snorkel, swim or just relax and enjoy the magnificent view of the bay. Seafood lunch is served at a local restaurant. Overnight at Ana Mandara's Six Senses Spa in Nha Trang
Day 06: Nha Trang - Hoi An (B)
Transfer to the airport for the flight to Danang. Commence sightseeing upon arrival. Visit Cham museum, the Marble Mountain and China Beach. Proceed to Hoi An and check in at the luxurious Nam Hai Resort.
Day 07: Hoi An (B,L)
Today enjoy sightseeing of the charming and picturesque city of Hoi An with a boat trip on the Thu Bon river to Kim Bong village on Cam Kim island to see the woodworkers and boat-building families at work. Overnight at the luxurious Nam Hai Resort in Hoi An.
Day 08: Hoi An – Hanoi (B)
This morning, drive to Danang for your flight to Hanoi. Upon arrival, be met and transferred to your hotel. This evening, visit the Old Quarters by cyclo and enjoy a Water Puppet Show. Accommodations at Sofitel Legend Metropole Hotel.
Day 09: Hanoi (B,L,D)
Today, tour the city of Hanoi with visits to Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum*, his House on Stilt where he lived and ruled the country, One Pillar pagoda, Temple of Literature, the Opera House. Excursion to Chua Thay & Tay Phuong. This evening, enjoy diner at Hanoi's highly acclaimed Le Beaulieu French Cuisine. Overnight at Sofitel Legend Metropole Hotel in Hanoi.
Remark: **Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum closed on Mondays & Fridays and from October thru November.**
Day 10: Hanoi - Halong Bay (B,L,D)
This morning, cross the Red River towards Halong. The three-hour scenic drive stops en route at Hong Ngoc center, where you will have time for a drink and see local people manufacturing different kinds of handicrafts. Upon arrival in Halong, board the luxurious HALONG VIOLET CRUISE***** for a fantastic cruise around Spectacular Halong Bay. Lunch with fresh seafood served on board
**Alternatively, passengers may elect to overnight at Halong Novotel instead on board the cruise, as dictated by passengers' preference or flight schedules. A privately chartered Traditional Junk will be arranged for the cruise around Halong Bay instead.
Day 11: Halong Bay - Hanoi - Depart (B)
Drive back to Hanoi and transfer to the airport for your departure flight onward. End of our service
- Economy Airfares within Vietnam per itinerary
- Hotel American Breakfasts Daily
- Tasteful combination of gourmet meals at top cuisines
- Private tour with private car and services of expert guides
- Price includes all entrance fees, domestic airport taxes & fuel surcharges
- Price is per person, based on double occupancy
- Holiday Surcharge and/or compulsory gala dinners at hotels may apply for travel between Dec. 20 - Jan. 05
- Price excludes personal expenses, beverages, tips & gratuities to guides and drivers
- A visa is required to enter Vietnam. Not included in package.