The journey takes you through three countries with divergent histories and distinct cultures. Start your tour in Siem Reap as the ancient capital of Khmer and be wowed by the magnificent temples of Angkor Wat. Head to Hanoi and feel the serene tranquility of beautiful colonial at the “beating heart” of Vietnam. Cruising into the emerald water and see the stunning limestone seascape of scenic Halong Bay. Finish off your tour at Phuket beach, enjoy the sun and the sand
Upon arrival at Hanoi’s Noi Bai Airport, our guide and driver will welcome you and transfer you to the hotel in Hanoi. The rest of your day is at leisure for independent exploration – just catch sight of Hoan Kiem lake or explore the maze of streets in the city’s fascinating Old Quarter where you are certain to find something unique to buy.
You will be picked up form hotel at 07:30 and transferred to Ba Vi. You will visit 3 villages, at each village the local host will show you Vietnamese countryside life. You will start with cycling around the rice and dong (a plant used to make noodles) fields, in odd days of lunar calendar you will have a chance to visit local market. Then you will arrive to the house of your next host Mr Chau, where you could do the gardening in tropical garden, later Mr Chau will take you fishing, he would teach you his local unique technique to hide a trap in the river and catch up fish. Continue the boat trip along the Da river back to the starting point where you will have lunch at Ms Chin house. After the lunch have some rest and your host will take you around her village and you will visit the local workshops. You will learn how to make tofu, unshell the rice and will see the workshop of local hammerer who is working there for 70 years.
Then you will visit a tea village with 30-years old tea trees. There besides walking and helping local people to harvest the tea leaves, you will know how to pick the best part of the tea tree to make the most wonderful beverage in the world.
After tea cultivating trip, you will come to Mr. Duoc’s house. He is a veteran and the owner of a large tea farm. He also is an expert on handling the raw tea leaves and making it into the products to sell on the market.
Have a break time with desserts made of ground green lentils or lotus seeds and listen to the host’s stories about the Vietnam war. As a witness of Vietnam’s history, he will help you understand the former times of this country.
Drive back to Ha Noi in the evening, end your Bavi Eco Tour at the hotel around 18:30.
NOTE: In the case of bad weather, we will have those replacement of the boat trip & tea fields by:
* Morning: Visiting local market, farming at Chau’s house and cooking class
* Afternoon: Visiting K9 – K9 was a venue where President Ho Chi Minh, Politburo and Party Central Committee members decided the country’s crucial issues during the anti-American war. It was also chosen to preserve the body of the late President from 1969-1975.
(Meals: breakfast, lunch)
Today you will experience the ancient culture and history of Vietnam as well as seeing the stunning landscape and beautiful scenery when we travel to the Ninh Binh Province. This area is known as “Ha Long Bay on land” and is located 80 km South of Hanoi
AM: 8:00 – 8:30. Our guide & driver will pick you up at your hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter, then leave by coach to Hoa Lu (2.5 hrs). Visit the historic capital of Vietnam and the famous ancient temples of Le and the Dinh Dynasties. Then our bus will transfer you from Hoa Lu to Tam Coc for lunch around at 12:30PM.
PM: After lunch, boat trip to visit Tam Coc to see the beauty of the karst formations as you pass along their base and row into one of the many caves carved through the limestone. Then, cycle for an hour on quiet roads through villages, rice fields, rivers and rocky outcrops in Tam Coc – Bich Dong (around 5 km). Dive back to Hanoi and drop off at your hotel around at 18:00PM.
(Meals: breakfast, Lunch)
In the morning, after breakfast at the hotel, the Cruise team will pick you up. Take the most scenic route to reach Halong Bay, taking you across the Red River Delta with emerald green rice paddies stretching for as far as the eyes can see. On arrival to Halong, you will enjoy a cruise on the Bay and explore the limestone rocks and the karst grottoes.
After you are done with your exploration of the bay, it is time to enjoy an utterly delicious seafood lunch, after which there will be a trip to the famous limestone cave in Ha Long Bay, you’ll get to spend some time here, kayaking or swimming, so that you can get closer to the floating villages and shops. Towards the evening, you will return to the boat for an early dinner, followed by some time at leisure. You can optionally attend the activities taking part on the boat or just relax.
Overnight on cruise.
Rise early for a Tai Chi lesson or just to enjoy a hearty breakfast. The boat will make its way back to the port stopping at the Limestone Cave, full of stalagmites and stalactites. From here, it’s clear sailing back to the main harbor and transferred to your hotel in Hanoi.
Overnight in Hanoi.
(Meals: breakfast, lunch)
Have breakfast at the hotel, have a free leisure time until there will be a private cab transfer you to the airport, and ready for the next flight to Cambodia.
Upon arrival in Siem Reap you will be transferred to hotel and the rest of the time is at your leisure. Overnight in Siem Reap.
After breakfast, visit to The South Gate of Angkor Thom: Bayob Temple, The Royal Enclosure, Phimeanaka, Elephant and Leper King Terrace. Continue visit to Ta Promh (the jungle temple. After lunch, visit to Thommanan, Chaosay Tevoda, Ta Keo: small, attractive temple in very good condition, built all the same time as Angkor Wat. Continue to Angkor Wat: The “7th Wonders’of the World”. World Heritage Site since 1992, famous for its beauty and splendor. Angkor Wat features the longest continuous bas-relief in the world, which runs along the outer gallery walls and narrates stories from Hindu mythology. Continue visit to Bakheng Hill: Sunset viewing on the top of the hill. Bakheng is the first major temple to be constructed in the Angkor area; this temple-mountain offers extraordinary views of the Tonle Sap and Angkor Wat. After dinner (visit to Night & Pub Street)
( Meals: breakfast)
Have breakfast at hotel and get ready for your next flight to Phuket. Upon arrival you will be transferred to your hotel. Check in at the hotel and have free time to explore the city.
Enjoy your free time in Phuket beach
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I loved this tour. Everything went smoothly from accommodation to tour guide. I worked with Dat and he had good knowledge in counseling and was always available when I had a problem. I appreciate it very much and will recommend it to my friends
Because we don’t have much time, we chose the tour within 10 days Vietnam Thailand and Cambodia. Actually, I received services worthy of what I paid. The trip to BaVi Eco Tour is the highlight of the journey, it has brought me much knowledge about countryside in Vietnam and I have loved it. Sviet did a good job in organizing this journey