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For those who want to experience the best of Vietnam in 7 days: both exploring asian culture and relaxing at the world most beautiful beaches, North and Central Vietnam is ideal destination. In this article, we will show you the best North and Central Vietnam itinerary just only in 8 Days with detail itinerary/ estimated cost and maps and how to make the most of your holiday.
Our guide and private car will pick you up at the airport and transfer to your hotel. Overnight in Hanoi
07:30 Our guide and driver will pick yu up at your hotel. Depart for Bai Dinh pagoda and Trang An eco-tourism site. Have short break en-route to free your legs. Arrive in Buddha Sanctuary place of Bai Dinh pagoda, the biggest one in Vietnam. 12:30 Have lunch in a restaurant with local special dishes including goat meat. Depart to the most popular attraction to visit in Ninh Binh are the Trang An Grottoes (the World Natural Heritage site). Arriving Trang An - the eco-tourism site. In 3 hours - 4 hours, you will be surprised by the beauty of this landscape that seems as Halong Bay on land. The bamboo boat will take you through many amazing caves. Back in Hanoi, get dropped off at your hotel. Overnight in Hanoi.
After breakfast, we transfer to Halong bay, stop on the way for short break. Around 12:00, we arrive Halong bay where you will board a luxury Cruise and start your wonderful journey in dreaming bay. Thousands of islands with different shapes help you imagine many things like dogs, cats, ducks, cocks, hens…. Have lunch on boat. In the afternoon, enjoy magnificent scenery of Halong bay and take part into some activities such as: climbing up an island to visit a nice cave, swimming, kayaking… Dinner on cruise and stay overnight on boat in Halong bay.
In the morning, you will keep cruising in Halong bay and contemplate the second to none natural beauty. Check out and have lunch on boat. Your cruise will finish after lunch at the harbor where our driver is waiting for you so that transfer you to the airport to take take your flight to Saigon. On Saigon arrival, our guide and private car will pick you up at the airport and transfer to your hotel in Saigon. Overnight in Saigon.
- 08:00: Transfer from hotel in Ho Chi Minh city by minivan to Cu Chi Tunnel.- Arrive at Cu Chi Tunnels after a 2-hour trip through beautiful landscape of countryside.- Watch a short introductory video about their construction before entering the tunnels.- Spend the next hour exploring the tunnel maze.- Lunch at Ho Chi Minh City center.- Begin the Ho Chi Minh City tour with a visit to Notre Dame Cathedral and the Old Post Office, fine examples of classical French colonial architecture.- Visit the Reunification Palace, one of the city’s most important buildings.- Drop by the War Remnants Museum features poignant displays of the futility of war.- Stop at the bustling Ben Thanh Market, which is very popular with tourists, primarily due to its central location.- Transfer back to your hotel. Overnight in Saigon
8.00: Pick up at your hotel in Saigon and travel to Ben Tre Province.The boat will cruise along the Ham Luong River (a branch of the Mekong) and stop off at various local workplaces to give you a picture of how the local economy works; a coconut processing workshop - where you can sample fresh coconut and see how every single part of this versatile nut is turned into food and other products; and a mat weaving house - where straw mats are woven using a handloom – you can even have a go at weaving yourself!The boat will then stop at a quiet village where you can have a short walk to experience real Delta village life, before boarding your 'xe loi' (a kind of motorized rickshaw) and traveling into the forest where you can visit fruit orchards before stopping at a riverside restaurant for a delicious and filling lunch, featuring such local specialties as elephant-ear fish and river shrimp, washed down with some cold drinks or beers. It’s time to board a sampan boat for a relaxing trip along narrow canals.Around 17:00 Back to your hotel in Saigon. Overnight in Saigon
Our driver will pick you up at your hotel then transfer you to the airport to take your flight back to your hometown. End of our services!