Day 1: Hanoi arrival (Dinner)
Upon arrival at Noi Bai International airport, you will be met by our representative and transferred to downtown. Hanoi, a city of lakes, shaded boulevards and verdant public parks – the capital of Vietnam. We will check in hotel in the town center for your rest time.
Afternoon, our guide will take you Al-Noor Masjid http://www.hanoimasjid.com for your praying time, enjoy Water Puppet Show, take “Cyclo” riding around Old Quarters, visit Hoan Kiem Lake and ancient streets of Hanoi. Dinner in halal restaurant and overnight in Hanoi.
Day 2: Ha Long Bay full day (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner)
Breakfast at hotel, our guide and driver will take you to leave Hanoi capital for Ha Long city. Enjoy an interesting 3 hour driving to Ha Long. On the way, you will take a 20 minute break in Hai Duong city. You will arrive in Ha Long city at about 12:30 to get on the wooden-classic boat and enjoy seafood lunch on boat while cruising in the bay. You will have chances to take a lot of nice photos of the stunning scenery while cruising through the emerald water between the limestone outcrops and long corridors, and visit Thien Cung cave (the cave of the heavenly palace-famous for its stalagmites and stalactites), the cave has only opened to the public since 1998. You can bring your telekung follow the trip to pray on our boat sundeck. After that the boat will take us to visit floating village where local people live and work. We also can talk with them to know more about their life. Here we have options to use kayak, sampan or motor boat to visit small cave (extra cost is usd5/person). After 4 hours of cruising trip, the bus will take us to back to Hanoi. Arrive in Hanoi at about 20:30 for dinner in halal restaurant and overnight in Hanoi.
Day 3: Hanoi city tour – Shopping (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner)
Breakfast at hotel, our guide and driver will take you to visit Ho Chi Minh Complex, Residential House on stilt, the grand Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, Ba Dinh Square, Ho Chi Minh Museum, Temple of Literature (the first university of Vietnam), and Hoan Kiem Lake.
After lunch in halal restaurant and praying in Al-Noor Masjid http://www.hanoimasjid.com, you will have an afternoon shopping in Hanoi center, dinner in halal restaurant and overnight in Hanoi.
Day 4: Tam Coc full day (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner)
Breakfast at hotel, our guide and bus will pick you up at about 8:00am, then transfer for to Ninh Binh province. We will arrive in Tam Coc about 10:30, and get on sampan to take a rowing boat trip (2 hours) to visit Tam Coc, which means “three caves” and includes Hang Ca, Hang Hai, Hang Ba, and is better known as “Ha Long Bay on land”. The scenery is really amazing with the rocky mountains, and you will be completely dazzled when paddling through the green paddy fields on two sides and more interesting to go through three caves. After the boat trip, we will have lunch in a local restaurant.
The trip will be continued for visiting Hoa Lu the ancient citadel of Vietnam in 10th century. We will walk up and down in the beautiful Truong Yen Valley to enjoy the marvelous sceneries. The bus will be waiting for you to transfer back to Hanoi. Arrive in Hanoi at about 18:00pm, free for evening, the dinner will be served in halal restaurant, overnight in Hanoi.
Day 5: Hanoi departure (Breakfast)
Breakfast at hotel, you will have leisure time for shopping or walking around to take photos until the bus take you to transfer to Noi Bai airport for departure flight back home. End of trip!