Day 1: Arrive in Hanoi
Upon arrival at Noi Bai international airport, you will be welcomed and transferred to Hanoi Center for checking into the hotel. The rest of the day is free at leisure. Overnight in Hanoi.
Day 2: Hanoi City Tour (B)
Breakfast at hotel. Our full day of sightseeing includes a visit to Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, Ho Chi Minh's House built on stilts in a traditional Vietnamese style. Continue on to visit One Pillar Pagoda; the Temple of Literature, dedicated to Confucius; and the former "Hanoi Hilton" prison, so named by American POWs during the war. After lunch, explore the fascinating maze of back streets on a pedicab ride through the Old Quarter. Evening enjoy an entertaining performance at the Water Puppet Theater, an art form that originated in northern Vietnam over 1000 years ago. Overnight in Hanoi.
Day 3 & 4: Halong Bay (B)
These two days are free at leisure to visit Halong Bay by your own.
Day 5: Hanoi - Hue (B)
We catch a morning flight to Hue city to tour the city with a guide, visiting the Imperial city, the Thien Mu pagoda on the banks of Perfume river and Dong Ba market. Overnight in Hue.
Day 6: Hue - Free at Leisure (B)
The day is at leisure to explore Hue on your own. Overnight in Hue.
Day 7: Hue - Hoi An (B)
In the morning, we drive to Hoi An ancient town via the Hai Van Pass and visiting the narrow streets of the town for the rest of of the day. Overnight in Hoi An.
Day 8: Hoi An - Da Nang - Train to Nha Trang (B)
We proceed to Da Nang railway station to catch the day train to Nha Trang city (soft seat). Free at leisure. Overnight in Nha Trang.
Day 9: Nha Trang (B)
The day is at leisure to enjoy the paradise beach in Nha Trang or you can take an optional boat or cable car trip to the Hon Tam islands. Overnight in Nha Trang.
Day 10: Nha Trang - Saigon (B)
Today we fly to Ho Chi Minh City with the rest of the day at leisure to explore the city on your own. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City.
Day 11: Saigon (B/L)
Full day Ho Chi Minh city tour with private car and guide, stopping at the Notre Dame Cathedral, the Post Office, the War Crimes Museum, the Reunification Palace, China town and Ben Thanh market. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City.
Day 12 - 14: Saigon & Departure (B)
The last two days are at leisure with optional coach trips to Tay Ninh, Cu Chi Tunnels and the Mekong Delta. On the last day, go shopping or do some final sightseeing before the transfer to the airport for departure.