Day 1: Ho Chi Minh City – Arrival (no meals)
To begin our Vietnam Honeymoon Tour 12days 11nights, our guide will welcome you with a bunch of roses on your arrival at Tan Son Nhat Airport – Ho Chi Minh City. Transfer to the hotel for check-in. Overnight in your hotel (in a deluxe room)
Day 2: Ho Chi Minh City (B)
Enjoy a half day exploration of Ho Chi Minh City sites. The rest of day is dedicated as time for a spa or relaxation therapy.
Overnight at your hotel in Ho Chi Minh City.
Day 3: Ho Chi Minh City – Mekong Delta (B, L)
Heading out of the bustling city, we travel along rice fields to My Tho, one of the Mekong Delta provinces. On arrival in My Tho, we embark on a boat-cruise, navigating around the small canals in the delta region, which pass the My Tho fruit market. Join in with the daily activities of local people and enjoy the atmosphere of a ‘water world’ along the canal and along the Tien river. The relaxing cruise continues to Unicorn island, here you can taste many fresh seasonal fruits and enjoy the local traditional music, performed by the islanders. Have lunch at a typical country garden house, then stops are made at a coconut candy producer and some other local industries in Ben Tre province. Then you return to Ho Chi Minh City for your overnight stay at your hotel.
Day 4: Ho Chi Minh City – fly to Danang – Hoi An (B)
Leisure time in the morning before taking a noon flight to Da Nang (transfer to the airport without a guide).
Meet our guide on arrival at Danang airport, transfer (no guide) to the Betel Garden Homestay. After a long journey it is time for you to pamper yourself with a one hour body massage.
Overnight at the hotel (or bungalow)
Day 5: Hoi An (B)
In the morning, HTS transfer you to the boat pier for your boat cruise on the scenic Thu Bon river to see local life, a ship building yard and conical hat making village. Return to the pier, transfer by car back to your hotel.
Enjoy free time in the afternoon for relaxing or your own personal discoveries. Overnight at your hotel in Hoian.
Day 6: Hoi An (B)
Free at leisure time, to enjoy the lovely beaches, visit a tailors shop, enjoy a cruise; there are many other activities to keep you occupied in this beautiful part of Vietnam. Overnight at your hotel in Hoi An.
Day 7: Hoi An (B)
Free time again today for relaxing and for your own pursuits, enjoy the UNESCO rated city, there is much to do and discover in the surrounding areas on your special holiday. Overnight at same hotel in Hoi An.
Day 8: Hoi An – Da Nang – fly to Hanoi (B)
In the morning, enjoy free time at your own leisure, before your transfer (no guide) to Da Nang Airport for a noon flight to Hanoi.
You will be warmly welcomed at the airport in Hanoi by our professional and friendly guide and transferred you to your hotel.
In the afternoon, explore Hanoi’s Old Quarter area with a two hour cyclo ride. The rest of your time is free at leisure for personal discoveries.
Overnight at hotel in old quarter (deluxe room)
Day 9 :HANOI – BAI TU LONG BAY – VONG VIENG VILLAGE (L/D)
7:30 – 8am: Your HTS tour guide will pick you up from your hotel in Hanoi, and depart for Halong City through the countryside, farmlands and Red River delta.
Around 10:15am, Stop mid-way for a toilet and refreshment break.
12:30pm: Arrive at Hon Gai Habour and check–in for the Legacy Cruise. Welcome drinks will be served on boarding.
1pm: Lunch is served as you begin cruising through the Bai Tu Long Bay, as you witness the incredible scenery unfold before you.
3:30pm: Enjoy rowing in small local bamboo boat, or do some kayaking (1 hour) to visit Vong Vieng floating fishing village. Our guide will give you some information and interesting facts about this fascinating village and its local community that live their lives entirely on water.
4:30pm: Return to the Legacy Cruise, cruising to Drum cave for overnight docking.
Time for relaxing this afternoon, make the most of sunbathing on deck
Enjoy a small party with fresh fruit and Vietnamese tea, and joining a cooking class onboard.
7pm: Dinner will be served in the restaurant onboard your boat.
9pm: Leisure time to enjoy a chat around the bar, dancing, karaoke; watch movie or ẹnjoy night fishing… Relax and spend a romantic night on board
Day 10: Halong – Bai Tu Long Bay – Ha Noi (B,L)
Start your day at sunrise with Tai Chi exercises on the sundeck, or a photo hunt of the wonderful surrounds.
7am:Your breakfast, coffee and tea will be served.
8am: Visit the splendid Surprise Cave (Sung Sot)
9:30am: Return to the Legacy boat, and take the time to refresh and relax before checking out of your cabin.
Keep sailing back through the waters and past a number of caves including Trong Cave (Drum), Dong Tien Lake (Fairy) Man’s Head Islet, and Yen Ngua (Saddle) mountain…
10:45am: An early lunch is served on board before your arrival back to the wharf, where your cruise finishes.
12.00 -12.30pm: Begin your return from Halong City to Hanoi by shuttle bus.
2:00pm: Enjoy a stopover in Hai Duong province to visit a ceramics workshop along the way.
4:pm -5pm: Arrive at your hotel in Hanoi. Overnight in your Hanoi hotel.
Day 11: Hanoi (B, L)
In the morning, enjoy a cooking class at Hanoi Cooking School and Restaurant, located in a traditional Hanoi home. Enjoy a welcome at the restaurant, then head to the local market to buy ingredients. Once in the market, enjoy its daily activities and see the huge variety of goods on offer. Learn about and buy some ingredients and herbs, to be used in the cooking class. Once the food shopping is done, head back to the restaurant and start the hands-on cooking lesson and preparation of your lunch. Once all is ready, lunch is served.
Return to your hotel for some leisure time, for relaxation, or shopping in the afternoon.
Overnight at same hotel in Hanoi
Day 12: Hanoi- Departure (B)
It will be the start your new life at home, our car (no guide) will transfer you to Noi Bai Airport for your onward flight. Goodbye Vietnam…. for now, and we hope we see you again soon.