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Your tours begin with arrival in Hanoi and end in Ho Chi Minh City. Your private driver will meet and greet you at the airport. You will be escorted to the hotel by private transportation. Check-in to the hotel and get over the jet lag. You can mooch through the streets of the city. Historic charm, architectural marvels, and product variety are splashed all over this area.
After enjoying the first day yourself and return to the hotel for a relaxing sleep.
Pick-up at 7:30 am from your hotel’s lobby. The drive takes 2 hours and leave the noisy city behind your back! We’re heading to a peaceful and quiet countryside which is really a hidden charm!
10:00 – Starting your trip at your host’s house by having welcome drink. Short break at your host’s house.
10:45 – Cycling around the village and stop over the local market to experience how people trade their own products for lives. Then heading to traditional Miến village (type of transparent noodle made from starch).
11:15 – Hands-on farming experiences by growing vegetables and harvesting the raw vegetables in Chau’s garden. Vietnam is the tropical country with the most famous variety of raw vegetable herbs as: lettuce, mints, fragrant knot weed, coriander, balm-mint, cilantro etc. You will see the way how local people not only always have fresh food to eat but also have enough to trade in local market.
Then Mr. Chau will take you to a boat trip for the fishing on Da River. On the way, you will experience the local live on river side and stop for fishing with Mr Chau with his local unique technique!
14:00 – Say goodbye to your local host and head to 30-years-old tea fields in Ri Village. This place is very important in providing tea products for the whole North of Vietnam. Beside walking & helping local people to harvest tea leaves, you will know how to take the best part of the tea tree to make the most wonderful drink in the world.
After visiting and learning cultivation of tea leaves, you will come to Mr Duoc’s house – he is a veteran and the owner of a huge tea farm. From him you will know how we handle the raw tea leaves, make it into the products and get ready to sell on market.
Have a break time with desserts made of ground green lentils or lotus seeds with your host and listen his story from Vietnam war, as a veteran, he is a witness of Vietnam history and could make you understand about the past of the country.
Then drive back to Ha Noi in the evening, end the tour at your hotel around 18:30.
(Meals: breakfast, lunch)
07h30: Pick up from your hotel in Hanoi. Drive to Ha Long City through the green fields in the Red River Delta.
10h00: Stopover on the way for a refreshment break.
12h00: Embark at Ha Long wharf – Break and photography time
12h30: Boat Cruises on Halong, enjoy a welcoming drink and cruise briefing.
13h30: Have lunch while cruising in Bai Tu Long Bay, admiring the fascinating rock formations in the bay.
15h30: Transfer by tender to Thien Canh Son cave. Our tour guide will take you to a huge cave with many interesting stalactites and stalagmites in different amazing shapes. After about half an hour of visiting, you will go back to the tender and return to the boat. Then return to cruise for your leisure or join sunbathing, and enjoy swimming in the crystal clear water. Join us with a cooking class with our chef.
19h00: Vietnamese-style set dinner is served on board.
21h00: Take some leisure time to enjoy chatting at the bar or enjoy some night fishing. Stay overnight on the boat.
07h30: Have breakfast and enjoy the sunrise on the bay.
09h00: Visit ancient Vung Vieng floating village you are not only immersed in the quiet and peaceful atmosphere but also surrounded by the rocky mountains by a small bamboo boat for an hour into the ancient village then return to the cruise for relaxing and check out the room.
10h30: Have lunch while cruising back through Ha Long Bay to the pier
11h30: Disembark at Ha long wharf, time to say goodbye to the crew.
12h00: Return from Ha Long to Hanoi.
14h00: Stopover on the way for a refreshment break.
16h00: Arrive in Hanoi.
Have leisure time on your own and late check-out at the hotel.
20:30 – 21:00 Pick-up at the hotel. Transfer to the railway station for a night train to Sapa (schedule 21:50 – 06:30).
Enjoy your breakfast then check out of the room. Keep your baggage in the hotel then we will walk from Sapa.
Muong Hoa valley where can admire magnificent landscapes. Here you will discover the wonderful scenery of the Hoang Lien mountain ranges and meet Black Hmong tribes. Trek through terraced rice paddies and minority villages along the Muong Hoa River, where we can have a nice swim. Lunch at Lao Chai Village then keeps going to Ta Van Village of Zay people.
arriving at Ta Van, where we have dinner cooked on a wood fire enjoying the homestay overnight. company and hospitality of our Zay family.
Then enjoy a delicious breakfast ready to trek through bamboo forests towards Giang Ta Chai waterfall, cross over a rattan suspension bridge and enter into Giang Ta Chai village which is inhabited by the Red Zao minorities. Here we will experience their daily life and then cross over the Muong Hoa River up the mountain to visit the Supan village of the Hmong people. We then take the bus back to Sapa. Take a fresh shower in the hotel before heading to Lao Cai train station for the night train back to Ha Noi.
Overnight at the A/C soft sleeper cabin to Hanoi (schedule: 21:00 – 05:00).
My Son temples were built from the 4th century under the reign of king Bhadravaman, until the late 13th century, and early 14th century under the reign of King Jaya Simhavaman III (Che Man). My Son used to be in a group of more than 70 temple towers. Each temple has a typical architecture that reflects the historical stage of the Champa kingdoms. Most of the architecture and sculptures were influenced by Indian culture. Most of the temples point to the East, the sun’s direction. Champa people thought that the East was the place where the gods lived.
08:00 AM: Pick you up at your Hotel, you up at your hotel in Hoian Town.
09:30 AM: Visit My Son Holly’s land, and spend 2 hours enjoying and discovering the beauty of Ancient buildings at the Champa Kingdom with our tour guide.
12:00 AM: Leave My Son and transfer to the boat – station, get on a boat cruise along Thu Bon river to the traditional craft village of Thanh Ha pottery and Kim Bong carpentry villages. A snack will be served on the boat. Arrive at Hoi An river dock at 3 PM.
Have breakfast at the hotel and ready to be picked up to the aiport for flight to Ho Chi Minh
Overnight stay in Ho Chi Minh City.
(start 7.20 am – return around 17.30 )
7:20 am Pick up from the hotel.
Kickstart your day tours with a hearty breakfast and a trip to Mekong Delta follows, depart for My Tho, around 1.5 hours from Ho Chi Minh City. Boarding the sampan and cruising down the river around the four beautiful islands known as Dragon, Unicorn, Phoenix, and Tortoise islands.
Stop over at Unicorn Island, go walking around the country lane and see orchards, and enjoy tropical fruits, and folk song music performed by the local people. Visit the fruit plantation.
Ride a hand-rowed sampan through the Thoi Son canal and treat yourself to the beauty of the countryside, visit the family business, visit the honey-bee farm, and enjoy the honey tea and coconut candy workshop.
Have lunch at a local restaurant. Break time.
In the afternoon, time for cycling around Tan Thach village, and meeting the local villagers to experience the local daily life in the Mekong delta. Hammock relaxing and enjoying the cool breeze for those who can’t join the cycling trip. Return to Ho Chi Minh.
Depart for the Cu Chi tunnel, the tours will take approximately and a half hours to drive from Ho Chi Minh City. Upon arrival, before exploring the tunnels, you will have a short introduction followed by an introductory video about how the tunnels were constructed and how the people survived in the harsh conditions of wartime.
Then, spend your time exploring the remaining area and tunnel systems which included the special constructed living areas with kitchens, and bedrooms side by side with other martial facilities like storage, weapons factories, field hospitals, and command centers helping whoever lives inside the tunnels meet their basic needs. Besides, there are also many hidden trap doors and dangerous traps within the maze-like tunnels for security purposes during the war. Afterward, special tea and cassava (guerilla’s food during the war) will be served.
Relish a healthy breakfast on the final day of your trip. Complete the hotel check-out formalities after which you can visit the local markets and buy souvenirs for your loved ones. Later, proceed for departure and board your flight back home. End your tours in Ho Chi Minh City!
Experienced English Speaking Guide ( If mentioned)
This tour offers Vegetarian and Vegan food options on request. Simply let our Customer Support team know the food option that you prefer.
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Nice trip with a small group tour, we traveling with 4 different tour guide and all of them spoke wonderful English. Great experiences and fun time with local people.
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