Day 1: Arrive Hanoi ( D )
Welcome to Vietnam, on arrival at Hanoi’s Noi Bai International Airport, our tour guide will greet and transfer you by private car through the city to your hotel in Hanoi. In the afternoon, enjoy walking tour in the Old Quarter. In the evening, be our guest at local restaurant for welcome dinner with authentic Vietnamese cuisines. Stay overnight in Hanoi hotel.
Included: Transportation, Hotel in Ha Noi, tour guide, dinner.
Day 2: Hanoi City tour ( B, L )
After breakfast at your hotel, visit Ho Chi Minh Complex including Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, the Presidential Palace, Ho Chi Minh’s House on Stilt and One Pillar Pagoda, then visit Temple of Literature, built 1070 which is the first university in Vietnam. The next attraction is Vietnam National Museum of Ethnology, the special collection of 54 ethnic minorities in Vietnam. In the afternoon, make your way to Hoan Kiem Lake for Ngoc Son Temple and Dong Xuan Market and in the evening, you will be entertained by Water Puppet Show and Vietnamese traditional music at Thang Long Water Puppet Theatre. Stay overnight hotel in Hanoi.
Included: Transportation, Hotel in Ha Noi, tour guide, Breakfast, lunch, entrance fees.
Day 3: Hanoi – Tam Coc ( B, L )
Breakfast at the hotel, drive south to Hoa Lu which was the capital of Vietnam from 968 to 1009. Upon arrival, visit the former capital with a sightseeing of King Dinh Temple and King Le Temple then enjoy a leisure sampan trip along the Nhue Dong River to the grottoes of the sacred Tam Coc Caves. On the occasion, you may be lucky enough to see goats and other wild animals on the mountain side.In the afternoon, return to Hanoi. In the evening free at your leisure. Stay overnight in Hanoi hotel
Included: Transportation, Hotel in Ha Noi, tour guide, Breakfast, lunch, entrance fees, boat trip.
Day 4: HANOI – HALONG BAY – TITOP ISLAND – CLIMBING & SWIMMING – KAYAKING IN LAN HA BAY (L/D)
07h30 – 08h00: Pick up from your hotel. Depart for Halong city through the countryside, farmlands and Red River delta.
10h15: Stopover on the way for a refreshment break
12h30: Arrive at Halong habour, transfer to the Legacy Legend Cruise by tender, enjoy welcome drinks & check-in your cabin.
– Lunch is served while cruising through Halong bay toward LAN HA bay, passing: Ba hang fishing villages, Dinh Huong islets, Fighting Cock rock.
15h00: Visit Titop island – one of the most beautiful island in Halong bay where you can climb up to the top & enjoy amazing Halong panorama view. Or swimming at the nice beach.
16h15: Kayaking & swimming in the Lan Ha bay, you will do kayaking around the bay. You will have got around 45 minutes to explore the tranquil bay yourself
17h15: Back to the Legacy Legend Cruise, cruising to Luom Bo area for docking and sleeping.
Time for relaxing afternoon, make the most of sunbathing on deck. Taking picture on the way… Enjoy the small party with fresh fruit and Vietnamese tea.
19h00: Dinner is served in the restaurant.
21h00: Leisure time to enjoy a chat around the bar, dancing, karaoke; watch movie or enjoy night fishing… Relax and spend a romantic night on board
DAY 05 : HALONG BAY & CAVE – Hanoi Airport – Hue City (B/L)
Start your day with Taichi exercises or a photo hunt. 07h00: Breakfast, coffee and tea and served while cruising ahead to Halong Bay.
08h00: Visit splendid Me Cung Cave. This is one of the most beautiful grotto in Halong bay. You will feel surprise about imposing of stalagmites, stalactites and many legend stories about that
09h15: Back to Legacy Legend boat. Take time to refresh and relax before checking out. Keep sailing back to the Habour through the waters and passing many beautiful islets and island on the Bai tu long Bay.
10h30: Vietnamese Cooking Class.
11h00: An early lunch is served.
12h00: Arrive at the pier. Time to say goodbye to the crew
12h45: Return from Halong to Hanoi Airport then take flight to Hoi An city.
Day 6: Hoi An – Hue ( B, L, D )
After your breakfast, bike shortly to the Ancient Town of Hoi An and take a walking tour to Japanese Covered Bridge, Phung Hung Ancient House, Phuc Kien Assembly Hall and Chua Ong Pagoda. In the afternoon, enjoy peaceful boat ride along the Thu Bon River to Thanh Ha Ceramic Village then check out hotel in Hoi an for going to the former Imperial Capital of Hue. On the way, visit the Cham Museum, the last collection of powerful Kingdom of Cham pa and drive over the ‘Pass of Ocean and Clouds’. The special treat tonight is dinner at Vuon Y Thao Restaurant for royal cuisines. A superb 3-course meal will be served to you with royal style. Stay overnight at hotel in Hue.
Included: Transportation, hotel in Hue, tour guide, Breakfast, lunch, dinner, entrance fees.
Day 7: Hue City ( B, L )
Rise for an early breakfast, followed by a visit to the city’s vibrant Dong Ba Market then The Imperial Citadel where the Nguyen Dynasty ruled the country between 1802 and 1945. After exploring the ruins of this wonderful monument, depart to the Hue Royal Fine Arts Museum and one of Hue’s beautiful garden houses. The afternoon dragon boat trip on The Perfume River to Thien Mu Pagoda allows you to go through history Buddhism in Vietnam then visit King Minh Mang’s Tomb and King Khai Dinh’ Tomb where you can compare the contrast of traditional and modern architectures. Stay overnight in Hue hotel.
Included: Transportation, hotel in Hue, tour guide, Breakfast, lunch, entrance fees.
Day 8: Hue – Hochiminh City ( B )
Breakfast at the hotel, this Vietnam Vacation continues with the short flight to dynamic Ho Chi Minh City, followed by an oriental visit to the former Presidential Palace, the War Remnants Museum, the colonial Notre Dame Cathedral and the Old Saigon Post Office. The afternoon tour leads you to China Town where you will visit Thien Hau Temple and Binh Tay Market. Tonight, experience true southern hospitality with a candle light dinner at local restaurant with southern cuisines. Stay overnight at hotel in Ho Chi Minh City.
Included: Transportation, hotel in HCM City, tour guide, Breakfast, entrance fees, flight ticket from Hue to HCM.
Day 9: Hochiminh City – Mekong Delta ( B, L )
After breakfast at your hotel, depart for the Mekong Delta Tour, enjoy 1 hour drive through Vietnam’s picturesque countryside with rice paddies and rural villages. Upon arrival in the Delta, enjoy leisurely boat trip led by a local tour guide to Cai Be Floating Market, traditional villages, evergreen orchard…. then move to traditional sampan which allows you to discover the smaller canals and tributaries of this region. Back HCM city. Stay overnight in Ho Chi Minh hotel.
Included: Transportation, hotel in HCM City, tour guide, Breakfast, Lunch, entrance fees, boat trip.
Day 10: Hochiminh City Departure ( B )
Today, you will have free day for your own activities in Ho Chi Minh City. Check out your hotel in Hochiminh City then our tour guide will see you off at Tan Son Nhat Airport for international flight.
Included: Transportation, tour guide, Breakfast.