Day 1: Hanoi Arrival (Dinner)
Upon arrival at Noibai International airport, our representative will meet and transfer you to downtown. Hanoi, a city of lakes, shaded boulevards and verdant public parks – the capital of Vietnam.
The rest of day will be free at your own leisure. Check in hotel and overnight in Hanoi.
Day 2: Hanoi City Tour Full Day (Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner)
7.30 8.30: Pick you up at your hotel. We start to visit Ho Chi Minh complex, including Ho Chi Minh’s Mausoleum – the final resting place of Vietnamese great father or Uncle Ho, President Ho Chi Minh’s stilt house – where Uncle Ho lived and worked from 1958 to 1969, then visit Ho Chi Minh Museum where tourists will learn about his devotion for Viet Nam. We continue our trip to Tran Quoc pagoda, Budhist relics and national heritage, lying on one side of West Lake.
12.00: Have lunch at a local restaurant.
13.00: We drive to Van Mieu – Quoc Tu Giam, which is considered to be the first university in Viet Nam. It is an ancient architecture, built with fairly big scale that still exists until present time in Ha Noi capital. Van Mieu (Temple of Literature) had been built in October 1073 to worship Confucius, the founder of Confucianism and the Chu Van An – headmaster of Quoc Tu Giam (Imperial College) – representing for the high moral philosophy and ethics of Vietnamese education. We drive back to Hoan Kiem legend lake to visit Ngoc Son Temple which worship Van Xuong saint and Tran Hung Dao former general commander. We also know about the Vietnamese and French architecture around the lake.
16:00: See you off at your hotel.Overnight in Hanoi.
Day 3 : Ha Noi – Ha Long Bay (Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner)
Pick up at your hotel between 7:30 – 8:30 AM for 3-hour driving by shuttle bus to Ha Long city. Short break in Hai Duong province (20 mins). Arrive in Halong around 11:45
Lunch served while cruising and visitation of the largest cave of Halong Bay, Sung Sot cave. One hour of kayaking around Titop Island. Anybody who doesn’t choose to kayak can climb stairway to the top of Titop Island for a panoramic view of the Bay. Return to boat to rest and enjoy a Vietnamese seafood dinner. Spend a quiet night on the boat.
Day 4 : Ha Long Bay – Cat Ba Island (Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner)
After breakfast, our boat will take you to Cat Ba Island. You will be overwhelmed by the beautiful islets in Cat Ba. Arrive the harbor, the bus will pick you up and transfer to hotel, check in and have lunch.
Afternoon, leisure time to take rest and free discover the island, local citizen life, shopping and enjoy special foods. Enjoy the romantic time of sunset in the island and beautiful landscapes.
Dinner and overnight in the hotel. Overnight in Cat Ba Island.
Day 5 : Cat Ba Island – Ha Long Bay – Hanoi (Breakfast / Lunc