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Vietnam’s Enchanting Secret: 14-Day Odyssey

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  • Hanoi - Ninh Binh - Halong Bay - Hue - Hoi An - Ho Chi Minh - Cu Chi Tunnel - Mekong Delta
  • 14 Days 13 Nights
  • Max People: 15
  • Wifi Available
  • Jan 01’ - Dec 31'
  • Age range: 1 to 80
  • Pickup: Airport
Introduction
From the North to the South of Vietnam, the Vietnam’s Enchanting Secret: 14-Day Odyssey tour will take you on a memorable journey across all three regions. You will get an opportunity to thoroughly and deeply understand Vietnam with a full picture of its nature, history, culture, and people from various perspectives. The two largest cities in Vietnam, Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi, will show you a contemporary and bustling Vietnam, whereas the Mekong Delta will show you a serene and beautiful side of the country, Hoi An, and Hue will give you a cross-section of Vietnam’s history, and Halong Bay represents for an incredible natural formation.
Places You’ll See
Itinerary

Day 1Hanoi arrival

Upon arrival at Noi Bai Airport, after clearing all customs procedures, please proceed to the exit gate and look for your driver, who will be waiting in the lobby, holding the signboard with your name on it, if you cannot locate your driver, please go to the Airport information counter situated in the middle of Domestic and International arrival lobby (inside the terminal) and call the emergency numbers provided by your travel advisor for assistance. Your driver will come to meet you up and transfer you to the hotel for check-in and free at leisure.

Overnight in Hanoi

Day 2 Hanoi City Sightseeing (B/L) - join a group tour

8h00 – 8h30: Our Tour guide and our Bus pick up at your hotel and start to discover Hanoi City

08h45: Arrive at Tran Quoc Pagoda located on Golden Fish Island in West Lake. It is the oldest pagoda in Hanoi built in the 6th century. 

09h30: Visit Ho Chi Minh Complex, the final resting place of Vietnamese great father or Uncle Ho. You have a chance to see the embalmed body of Ho Chi Minh then walk around the garden to see 2 houses where he lived & worked from 1954 to 1969. 

Then visit One Pillar Pagoda where worships the Goddess of Mercy – It is the most unique pagoda in the world 

– Should dress modestly by covering from shoulders to knees when visiting Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, temples, pagodas…

– Ho Chi Minh’s Mausoleum is closed on Mondays and Fridays. But still can take picture of the Mausoleum and visit around that area 

– Ho Chi Minh’s Mausoleum is closed at least 2 months (15th June -15th August) for the annual maintaining.

11h15: Visit Vietnam Ethnology Museum to learn about the culture of 54 ethnic groups living in the whole country of Vietnam.

Special Note: We will visit Vietnamese Women’s Museum instead of Vietnam Ethnology Museum closed on Mondays 

12h45: Have lunch at our restaurant. You have an opportunity to enjoy Vietnamese cuisine. Vegeterian foods are available

14h00-14h15: Continue to visit Temple of Literature – the first university of Vietnam, The Temple of Literature (Van Mieu Quoc Tu Giam) is one of the most attractive tourist spots in Northern Vietnam. The Temple of Literature was founded in 1070.

15h15: Keep going to visit Hoa Lo Prison, the prison was built by the French, from 1886 to 1901, when Vietnam was still a part of French Indochina. The French called the prison Maison Centrale. The prison was called “A Hell on Earth” and now the prison is like a war museum for those who want to understand more about the war against France of Vietnamese people.

16h30: Our Bus take you back to the Hotel. We finish the trip!

Overnight in Hanoi

Day 3Hanoi - Travel to Ninh Binh - Explore Hoa Lu, Trang An and Mua Cave (B/L/D) - join in a group tour

Ninh Binh is well known for its magical landscapes of limestone mountains rising from the paddies, fascinating history, and tranquil atmosphere. 

The tour guide will pick you up from your hotel lobby between 7:30 and 8:00 am (we will send you the exact time the day before the tour). Then hop on the shuttle bus and enjoy the 100 km drive to Hoa Lu, which used to be the ancient capital of Vietnam. Immerse yourself in the history while listening to your guide and admire the remaining temples honoring the first emperors of Vietnam: King Dinh and King Le, built in the 17th century.

Then enjoy lunch at the local restaurant. At 13:00 leave for the Trang An Grottoes to enjoy the outstanding natural beauty of the majestic limestone massifs dramatically rising from rice paddy fields. Get deep into the linked chains of towering mountains, mystical valleys, numerous freshwater ponds, and jungle.

Embark on a traditional sampan and cruise the exquisite river through numerous caves to explore the magnificent views of nature. After the boat trip visit Mua Cave and trek to the top of Ngoa Long mountain to observe the spectacular panoramic views of the rice paddies, rivers, and limestone formations. 

At 17:00 check in at the homestay/bungalow and enjoy free time relaxing, swimming, or walking in the neighborhood. The dinner will be served at 19:00. 

Overnight in Ninh Binh 

Day 4Boating and Cycling in Tam Coc - Travel to Hanoi (B/L) - join in a group tour

Have breakfast at your omestay and have free tiem for swimming, relaxing or cycling by your self around the villages. Then have lunch at the homestay around 11:30 and check out the accommodation. 

In the afternoon, meet your guide and start an excursion to Ngo Dong river in Tam Coc with the most exciting boating trip on a hand-rowed sampan through the caves (Hang Ca – Hang Hai and Hang Ba). Enjoy the views of the stunning river surrounded by Limestone Karsts with rich fauna and flora. Then have a cycling trip through peaceful villages with rice fields to visit Bich Dong Pagoda by the lotus lake. Walk up to the top of the hill and see the panoramic view of dramatic limestone ridges and dotted hamlets and a particularly refreshing moment before departing to Hanoi (arrival time is around 19:00).

Overnight in Hanoi 

Day 5Hanoi - Halong bay (B/L/D) - shared cruise

Halong Bay is a natural wonder of the world and a UNESCO World Heritage site, and once you arrive there, you will understand why. Get ready to be amazed by the world’s most breathtaking views, and have a relaxing time on the cruise, enjoying the exciting activities we have prepared for you.

After breakfast, check out of the hotel and leave Hanoi for Halong Bay.

The cruise team will meet you at the hotel lobby between 8:00-9:00 am (we will confirm the exact time the day before the tour).

Arrive at the jetty around noon and take a boat to the cruise. After a welcome onboard and check-in, lunch will be served while the cruise is making its way through the hundreds of islets.

In the afternoon, enjoy some activities such as swimming and kayaking or visiting caves (depending on each boat’s itinerary), or just spend relaxing time on board.

Towards the end of the day, the boat sets anchor for the night in a beautiful place, so don’t miss the sunset before having dinner.

Overnight on board

Note:

In case of bad weather, the itinerary might be changed or canceled if the boats will be not allowed to leave the port. Your travel consultant will plan other arrangements for you in this case.

Day 6Halong Bay - Back to Hanoi (B/L) - fly to Hue

The sun rises on Halong in the morning, and breakfast is served while the vessel cruises slowly back toward the port. Enjoy an early lunch before arriving at the port and disembarking. You will be transferred to the airport in Hanoi to take your flight to Hue.

Upon arrival, your driver will meet you and transfer you to the hotel for check-in. The rest of the day is free time.

Overnight in Hue

Day 7Hue Sightseeing (B/L) (Join group tour)

Hue used to be the capital of Vietnam during the imperial time and still keeps the royal vibes. Step back in time and explore the most remarkable cultural and historical sites of this wonderful town. Your guide will meet you at the hotel lobby between 8:00-8:30 am (we will confirm the exact time the day before the tour).

Start your day with a cruise down the Perfume river on the dragon boat and enjoy the fresh breeze coming from the river. Arrive at your first stop – Thien Mu Pagoda, which is one of the most famous landmarks of Hue built in the 17th century.

Then head to Hue Imperial Citadel, which used to be the home of Vietnam’s last royal family. Visit the Royal Antiques Museum, where you will find a collection of ornaments from the Nguyen Dynasty.

After we will take you to the busiest market in the town Dong Ba Market, where you can find all kinds of food and goods. Enjoy the shopping if you wish and have lunch with local delicacies.

In the afternoon, we will head out of the town to explore Khai Dinh King’s Tomb, which is considered to be the most elegant for its blend of Western and Eastern architecture. Then explore the most majestic royal tomb – Minh Mang King’s Tomb. Admire how its architecture harmoniously blends into its natural surroundings and enjoy the calm and peaceful atmosphere.

On the way back, stop at the Conical hat village and incense stick village (where you can see how these goods are produced. Arrive back at your hotel around 16:00-17:00.

Overnight in Hue

Day 8Transfer From Hue To Hoi An By A Tourist Bus (B)

Get up early in the morning and get ready for your transfer to Hoi An through scenic Hai Van Pass. 

The tourist bus will pick you up around 8:00 am (we will send you the exact time the day before the trip). On the way, you will have four stops for sightseeing. The first stop will be at the Thanh Toan Tile-Roofed Bridge, a great example of Vietnamese architecture constructed in the 18th century. Then have a stop at the scenic Lang Co Beach, which stretches for 10 km and has a Bac Ma National park in the background. It is the perfect place to take beautiful pictures or to enjoy a drink in a local cafe while watching the local fishermen. 

Then we will explore the Hai Van Pass, which is considered one of the most beautiful roads in the world. And the last stop will be at the marble mountains that keep beautiful temples and grottoes. 

We will arrive in Hoi An around 14:00, check in at your hotel, and have free time to explore this charming town at your own pace. 

Overnight in Hoi An

Day 9Hoi An Sightseeing And Street Food Experience (B/L) - join a group tour

Hoi An Town is an exceptionally well-preserved example of a Southeast Asian trading port dating from the 15th to the 19th century. Its buildings and its street plan reflect the mixture of different cultures and foreign influences, creating the unique atmosphere of this place.

Today you will explore the most remarkable places in this charming town. Meet your guide around 15:30 (we will send you the exact time the day before the tour). You will visit the centuries-old homes of merchants, such as the Tan Ky Ancient and Phung Hung houses, incredible wooden houses that blend Vietnamese, Japanese, and Chinese architectural styles. Then explore the Chinese Fukien Assembly Hall, which was constructed in the 1690-s to function as a place for the Chinese ethnic group from Fukien (Fujiang province) to socialize and worship. You will also see Guangdong Assembly Halls, the 400-year-old Japanese Pagoda Bridge, the colorful and bustling market, as well as walk around the narrow streets and alleyways. 

Hoi An is also famous for its scrumptious food, and today apart from visiting Hoi An’s most interesting sites you will have an unforgettable culinary journey as well. There are many delicious stops where you can enjoy the most authentic Hoi An local food from our favorite vendors, who have been serving food to locals for generations. The tour will end about 19:00.

Overnight in Hoi An

Day 10Hoi An Free Day (B)

Hoi An is a charming town that is perfect to explore by yourself. We recommend you rent the bicycles at your hotel and cycle around the town. You can visit An Bang beach and have a relaxing time there. Or you can visit the old town area, which is especially charming during the evening time when hundreds of lanterns are lit creating a special atmosphere. Hoi An is also famous for its tailor shops which can create an item for you overnight, so why not try making a piece of close or a pair of shoes? 

Overnight in Hoi An

Day 11Hoi An Travel To Ho Chi Minh (B)

You will be picked up at your hotel lobby and transferred to Danang airport for your flight to Ho Chi Minh. Upon arrival, you will be welcomed and transferred to the hotel for check-in and free time.

Overnight in Ho Chi Minh

Day 12Cu Chi Tunnels (B) (Join a group tour)

Cu Chi, located 70 km out of Ho Chi Minh, was known as the “area of steel” in wartime. It has a system of tunnels over 200km, which was considered the unbreakable underground village in the Vietnam-American war. Today you will have a chance to touch the history and learn more about people’s lives during the war.

Get up early in the morning and meet the guide between 7:30-8:00 am (we will confirm the exact time the day before the tour). Hop on the shuttle bus and head for 1.5 hour journey to Cu Chi.

Upon arrival, before exploring the tunnels, you will watch the introduction video showing how the tunnels were constructed and how the people were surviving the harsh conditions of wartime. Then, spend your time exploring the remaining area and tunnel systems and see the specially constructed living areas with kitchens, and bedrooms side by side with weapon warehouses, 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 used for security purposes. Afterward, enjoy a cup of a special tea and cassava (guerilla’s food during the war) and have some rest before returning to Ho Chi Minh. The approximate arrival time is 15:00.

Overnight in Ho Chi Minh

Day 13Mekong Delta Exploration (B/L) - join a group tour

Mekong Delta is one of the most important regions of Vietnam, which supplies rice and fruits for the entire country. This is why Mekong Delta is also called the “rice bowl” of Vietnam. Exploring the maze of mangrove-lined riverways and visiting the local workshops and gardens will be a highlight of your holiday and will show you the countryside life of Southern Vietnam.

Have breakfast at the hotel and get ready for the pick-up between 7:30-8:00 am (we will confirm the exact time the day before the tour). Hop on the shuttle bus and make your way to My Tho. Upon arrival, visit Vinh Trang pagoda, which dated back to the late 19th century. Then board the sampan and cruise down the river around beautiful river islands. 

Have a stop on one of the islands to have a walk and explore the country lines and visit the orchards, where you can taste the tropical fruits while enjoying the folk music performance. 

Get back to the sampan to cruise through the Thoi Son canal and soak in the beauty of the countryside. Stop at another village to visit the local workshop to see how the coconut candies are made and see the honeybee farm. Treat yourself to honey tea and candies and enjoy the peaceful atmosphere. 

Have lunch in the local restaurant and have some rest. In the afternoon, its a time for a cycling trip around Tan Thanh village to observe the local lifestyle. If you are not keen to cycle, you can relax in the hammock or just walk around the village. Then return to Ho Chi Minh, the approximate arrival time is 17:30. 

Overnight in Ho Chi Minh

Day 14Ho Chi Minh departure (B)

Enjoy some free time in the morning before transferring to the airport for your onward flight back home.

Accommodation

Accommodation

3-STAR

  • Hanoi – Mina Hotel or similar
  • Ninh Binh – Le Clos DuFil or similar
  • Halong Bay – Le Journey cruise or similar 
  • Hoi An – Phu Thinh Hotel or similar
  • Hue – Cherish Hue or similar
  • Ho Chi Minh – Queen An Hotel or similar

4-STAR

  • Hanoi – Tirant hotel or similar
  • Ninh Binh – Le Clos DuFil or similar
  • Halong Bay – La Pandora cruise or similar 
  • Hoi An – Silkotel Hoi An Hotel or similar
  • Hue – Eldora Hotel or similar
  • Ho Chi Minh – Adora Art Hotel or similar

5-STAR

  • Hanoi – Apricot hotel or similar
  • Ninh Binh – Tam Coc Garden or similar
  • Halong Bay – Doris cruise or similar 
  • Hoi An – Palm Garden Hoi An or similar
  • Hue – Silk Path Hue or similar
  • Ho Chi Minh – Majestic Saigon Hotel or similar

Check-in room at 14:00 // Check-out room at 12:00 noon 

What's Included
Inclusive

Domestic Flights

  • Flight from Hanoi to Hue, economy  
  • Flight from Hoi An to Ho Chi Minh, economy 

Guide

  • Experienced English speaking guide
  • French/German/Spanish/Russian/Chinese speaking guides are available upon request. The surcharge will be applied

Meals

As per the tour program:

B=breakfast

L-Lunch

D-Dinner

 

This tour offers Vegetarian and Vegan food options on request. Simply let Vietnam Tour Fun know the food option that you prefer.

Transport

– Airport transfers by private car 

– Air-conditioned bus or private car for the excursions 

– Air-conditioned bus between Hanoi and Halong Bay (2-way)

Additional Services

– All sightseeing tickets and admission fees as per itinerary

– Service charges and government tax

Exclusive

International flights and departure taxes

Travel insurance

Travel insurance is not covered in the tour price. You can organize travel insurance with your preferred insurance company. We recommend World Nomads, a company recommended by LonelyPlanet

E-visa

Others

– Beverages and personal expenses

– Tips, and gratuities 

– Early check-in and late check-out (If not mentioned in the program)

– Gala Dinner on Christmas, New Year, and Vietnamese New Year Eve (if applicable)

– Public holiday surcharge for Christmas, New Year, Vietnamese New Year (if applicable)

– Surcharge for airport transfers for arrivals between 12:00 am – 05:00 am

– Other services not mentioned in inclusion part

Map

FAQ

Any policies are in place for children?

The rate for children applicable for child sharing a room or cabin with two adults:

  • For infant (<02 years old): FOC except domestic ticket cost.
  • 02 – 11 years old: 85% adult rate.
  • Child from 12 years old and above will pay as adult.

All tickets: Based on each airlines policy, the price for children will be applied at time of booking.

What are the typical steps in the payment process?

Deposit: In order to secure your spot for the tour, an amount 10% of land service are required to pay (the amount vary based each on tour basis). The amount should be made via bank transfer or our online payment method. After receiving the deposit of your tour, a voucher confirmation will be sent to you within 24-48 hours. Some airfares or services must be paid in full at the time of booking.

Final payment: The balance of your tour will be made one month before the travel date. Payment by bank transfer or online payment is accepted.

I'm a solo traveller, is there a single supplement?

All prices are based on per adult, in Double/Twin sharing

Surcharge will be applied for single traveler or single room request

Will be there any alterations of the itinerary?

Alterations to your itinerary before the booking is processed are happily processed free of charge. We want to provide the best tour possible for you.

Alterations, after you have received your booking confirmation letter, will attract a fee of $10 USD per request.

Vietnam Tour Fun reserves the right to modify the itinerary of the tour if air schedule or surface transportation changes, and/or events beyond its control make such alteration necessary.

In this event, any of the increase or reduction of the tour cost will be calculated and charged accordingly.

If the tour is to be changed at the request of the client(s), the client will be required to pay any additional cost in advance.

What are the cancellation policies and how can I change mine?

We would deeply regret your decision to cancel your trip to Vietnam & Indochina; however, we realize that there are many reasons for this event.
In the event of cancellation, we will refund any payment made to Vietnam Tour Fun given that a cancellation fee is applicable.

The cancellation fee will be calculated as follows:

  • 31 days and more before departure: 10% of the full payment + airfare cancellation fees (if any).
  • 15-30 days before departure: 30% of the full payment + airfare cancellation fees (if any).
  • 14 days and less before departure: 100% of the full payment.
  • No-show travelers will be charged 100% of the full payment.

After the trip has commenced, we are unable to refund any amount for unused services due to your early departure, late arrival, or missed days on tours.

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