Hanoi - Ninh Binh - Phong Nha cave - DMZ Hue - Da Nang - Hoi An - Quy Nhon - Nha Trang - Da Lat - Saigon
With an abundance of cultural treasures, great natural beauty and some of the kindest people in the world, Vietnam offers the traveller with an unsurpassed richness and diversity. This exciting trip that takes us right from north to southern Vietnam in a quick pace of 7 days, encapsulates the major highlights of this wonderful country. What a great way to discover the heart of Vietnam.
Hanoi, Ninh Binh, Phong Nha cave, DMZ, Hue, Danang, Hoian, Quy Nhon, Nhatrang, Dalat, Ho Chi Minh City
Day 01: Hanoi - Ninh Binh - Dong Hoi (L, D)
AM: Pick up at your hotel in Hanoi at approx 6.00am ~ 6.30am. Transfer 90 km to Ninh Binh city. We get on bamboo boats for the cruise on the river through the green rice paddy, which is surrounded by ranges of green limestone mountains. After 2 hours of the rowing boat trip in Tam Coc cave. Have lunch at the restaurant in Thanh Hoa.
PM: After lunch, we continue the trip & arrive in Dong Hoi city at 19.00. Check in hotel and have free time at leisure. Have dinner at the restaurant. Stay overnight at hotel in Dong Hoi city.
AM: 8.00, we start to transfer along Ho Chi Minh trails. Take a boat trip along Son River to visit Phong Nha cave – system of cave which is reguarded as The Natural World Heritage by UNESCO included Cung Dinh Cave, Bi Ki and Tien Son cave. Have lunch at the restaurant.
PM: Transfer back to Hue via DMZ (Demilitarized Zone). It will take you back to the war sites, including: Ben Hai River, Hien Luong Bridge, Dong Ha Town. Arrive in hotel in Hue at 19.00. Check in hotel & have dinner at the restaurant. Stay overnight at hotel in Hue city.
Day 03: Hue - Da Nang - Hoi An (B, L, D)
AM: 8.00, Have a boat trip along Perfume River to visit Thien Mu pagoda. Then visit Royal Citadel which was constructed by Emperor Gia Long in the style of French military architect Vauban during the first decades of the 19th century. Have lunch at the restaurant.
PM: We visit Khai Dinh Tomb & An Bang village “the village of Gosts”. Transfer 130km to Hoian via Danang city, visit Lang Co Beach. Check in hotel and have dinner at the restaurant. Have free time to go walking in Hoian Old Quarter. Stay overnight at hotel in Hoian
Day 04: Hoi An - Quy Nhon (B, L, D)
AM: 8.00, Take a walking tour of the ancient town center, a major Asian trading port in the 17th and 18th centuries whose architecture and relaxed lifestyle has changed little over the years. Visit the former merchants 'homes, the 400 year-old Japanese Covered Bridge and the colorful markets. Have lunch at the restaurant in Hoian.
PM: Leaving Hoian after lunch, continue southwards up Highway One to Quy Nhon. Breaking the journey to visit My Lai Massacre Memorial near to Quang Ngai, arrive in Quy Nhon at 18.00. Check in hotel and have dinner at the restaurant. Stay overnight at hotel in Quy Nhon.
Day 05: Quy Nhon - Nha Trang (B, L, D)
AM: After breakfast at hotel, 8.00am, we transfer 250km from Nhatrang to Quy Nhon. Arrive in Nhatrang at 13.00. Have lunch at the restaurant in Nhatrang. Check in hotel.
PM: Have free time to relax on the beach in Nhatrang, walking or shopping in Nhatrang City. Stay overnight at hotel in Nhatrang.
Day 06: Nha Trang - Da Lat (B, L, D)
AM: 8.00am, have boat trip to visit 02 islands in Nhatrang. Mun Island: Swimming and snorkelling for beholding various kinds of multi – colourful corals and fishes. Mot Island: Having lunch with seafood, joining floating bar for heart to heart animating game....
PM: Transfer 130km to Dalat which is regarded as a flower garden of Vietnam due to its average temperature. Stop over for visiting Poklong Garai Towers. These towers were built in the early 14th century as Hindu temples during the Cham Empire. Arrive in Dalat at 18.00. Stay overnight at hotel in Nhatrang.
Day 07: Da Lat - Saigon (B, L)
AM: 8.00am, we enjoy exciting city tour to visit crazy house, Baodai Palace, Valley of Love, Tuyen Lam Lake (Lake of Sigh), Linh Son Pagoda. Have lunch at the restaurant.
PM: Transfer to Ho Chi Minh city. It is time to say goodbye every one. We wish you a safe and nice journey back to home. Arrive in Ho Chi Minh City at 19.00. Finish tour.
Hanoi & around: Hanoi city tour, Halong Bay, Perfume pagoda, Sapa & some other tours
Ho Chi Minh City & around: Saigon city tour, Cu Chi tunnels, Cao Dai temple, Mekong Delta, Vung Tau, Phu Quoc Island
Countries near to Vietnam: China, Laos, Cambodia, Thailand
Tour Prices (Prices are per person, in USD)
Prices quoted in US$ nett per person
Date of Departure
1 and 17
2 and 18
6 and 22
7 and 23
Accommodation at the best 3 star hotels at all indicated places (double/ twin share)
Transportation with A/C through the trip, new model
Meals as indicated in program (B - Breakfast, L - Lunch, D - Dinner)
Professional English speaking tour guides at places
Professional & experienced driver All entrance fees at places mentioned in the itinerary