9 Days 8 Nights
Day 1: Saigon Arrival
Day 2: Cu Chi Tunnels, Mekong Delta
Day 3: Saigon City Tour—Hoi An
Day 4: Hoi An: City tour and Cooking Class
Day 5: Hoi An Hue
Day 6: Hue - Hanoi City Tour
Day 7: Hanoi - Halong Bay
Day 8: Halong Bay - Hanoi
Day 9: Departure
Upon your arrival in Saigon (Ho Chi Minh City), you will be greeted by our guide and transferred to your hotel. Take some time to relax and acclimate to the vibrant atmosphere of the city.
Embark on a full-day tour to the Cu Chi Tunnels and the Mekong Delta. Explore the intricate network of tunnels at Cu Chi, learning about their historical significance during the Vietnam War. Afterward, venture to the Mekong Delta, where you'll experience the local lifestyle and enjoy a boat ride along the river.
Discover the highlights of Saigon on a city tour, visiting landmarks such as the Reunification Palace, Notre Dame Cathedral, and the War Remnants Museum. In the afternoon, take a flight to Hoi An, a charming ancient town known for its well-preserved architecture and rich cultural heritage.
Immerse yourself in the enchanting atmosphere of Hoi An as you explore the town on a guided city tour. Marvel at the Japanese Covered Bridge, visit the Assembly Hall of the Chaozhou Chinese Congregation, and stroll through the bustling Hoi An Central Market. In the afternoon, participate in a cooking class and learn how to prepare traditional Vietnamese dishes.
Travel from Hoi An to Hue, the former imperial capital of Vietnam. En route, make stops at the Marble Mountains and the Hai Van Pass, offering stunning views of the coastline. Upon arrival in Hue, visit the Imperial City, a UNESCO World Heritage site, and explore its grand palaces, temples, and gardens.
Fly from Hue to Hanoi, the capital city of Vietnam. Embark on a city tour, taking you to prominent attractions such as the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, One Pillar Pagoda, and the Temple of Literature. Discover the rich history and culture of Hanoi as you explore its bustling streets and vibrant markets.
Embark on a memorable cruise in Halong Bay, a UNESCO World Heritage site known for its breathtaking limestone karsts and emerald waters. Enjoy a scenic boat ride, visit stunning caves, and indulge in delicious seafood meals. In the midst of the bay's breathtaking natural beauty, spend the night on the cruise ship.
Continue your exploration of Halong Bay in the morning, taking in the serene beauty of the surroundings. Afterward, return to Hanoi, where you can spend the rest of the day at leisure. Explore the charming Old Quarter, sample local delicacies, or shop for souvenirs.
Say goodbye to Vietnam as you depart from Hanoi. Depending on your flight schedule, you may have some free time to further explore the city before being transferred to the airport for your onward journey.