Vietnam Adventure tour 9 days

  • Duration: 9 days
  • Destinations: Hanoi-Ha Giang-Meo Vac-Halong bay
900 USD

Itinerary of program :

Day 1:Hanoi arrival

Day 2:Hanoi-Ha Giang(B,L,D)private tour

Day 3:Ha Giang-Quan Ba-Dong Van(B,L,D)private tour

Day 4:Dong Van(B,L,D)private tour

Day 5:Dong Van-Meo Vac-Quan Ba(B,L,D)private tour

Day 6:Quan Ba-Hanoi(B,L)private tour

Day 7:Hanoi-Halong bay(B,L,D)group tour

Day 8:Halong bay-Hanoi(B,L)group tour

Day 9:Hanoi city tour-home(B,L) private tour

Note:

B: Breakfast, L : lunch, D : dinner
Private tour is only 2 persons

Note:

B: Breakfast, L : lunch, D : dinner
Private tour is only 2 persons

Detail of program:

Day01:Hanoi arrival

Our car will pick you up at the airport and take you to your hotel.Overnight in Hanoi.
Accommodation:1 deluxe room at Classic street hotel or similar hotel
http://classicstreethotel.com.vn/
Day 02:Hanoi-Ha Giang(B,L,D)private tour
8:00am In the morning we depart Hanoi by car and our first stop is at the tiny village in Thung Uyen, home to Dao and H’mong people. This offers us ample opportunities to meet the locals going about their way of life.

As the day progresses, we drive to various walking trails surrounded by magical hills and beautiful villages. Around sunset, we arrive at the township of Ha Giang. Here, we have some free time to capture the tranquil pace of life before our dinner is prepared in a local restaurant.

After dessert we retire to our homestay for the night in a traditional wooden stilt house. Overnight in Ha Giang.
Accommodation:Home stay

Day 03 :Ha Giang-Quan Ba-Dong Van(B,L,D)private tour
Beautiful hiking trails and villagers greet us at Quan Ba. The terrain features verdant and small hillocks, seasonal farmlands and is home to Dao and Tay people.

During our hike we take time to meet the locals going about their day. We head down the mountain and find Dong Van, a beautiful town surrounded by impressive rock formations.Here, overnight in Dong Van.
Accommodation:1 double room at Hoang Ngoc hotel or similar hotel
Day 04:Dong Van(B,L,D)private tour

The hike for today is through remote and beautiful countryside of Dong Van where we pass through several villages along tracks used by the local people.

We are rewarded with a brilliant backdrop of picturesque valleys covered in rice paddies. The H’mong and Hoa people, who are the local ethnic minorities, exhibit their friendliness through their colorful clothing and warm hospitality.overnight in Dong Van.
Accommodation:1 double room at Hoang Ngoc hotel or similar hotel

Day5:Dong Van-Meo Vac-Quan Ba(B,L,D)private tour

We drive the scenic journey up through rugged outcrops to the beautiful town of Meo Vac. Set amongst towering mountains, Meo Vac is home to some H’mong and Hoa farming families.

The scenery up here is breathtakingly beautiful. As the sun sets, we descend due south to Quan Ba where we stay overnight in a traditional wooden stil-house.Overnight in Quan Ba.

Accommodation:Home stay

Day6:Quan Ba-Hanoi(B,L)private tourroup private tour

After a local breakfast we take a relaxing hike into a nearby village with a very lively market. Here, the Dao, Tay and H’mong people exchange their locally made arts and crafts.

Those who relish an energetic hike have one more chance to take a short trek into the mountains while others can stroll peacefully around the village.

This is followed by our return journey to Hanoi, arriving around 6pm.
Accommodation:1 deluxe double room at Classic street hotel or similar hotel
http://classicstreethotel.com.vn/

Day7:Hanoi-Halong bay(B,L,D) group tour

7.30 – 8.00 Pick up from your hotel in Hanoi. Drive to Halong City through the paddy fields in the Red River Delta
Stopover at Hai Duong province for refreshment about 20 – 30 minutes
12.00 – 13.00 Arrive in Tuan Chau Wharf – Breaking and taking photo at Glory Legend Private Lounge Transfer by tender to the boat
13.00 – 15.30 Check in and enjoy Welcome Drink, receive cruise brief and safety instruction by crew member and Cruise Manager Start cruising. Enjoy set menu lunch while cruising to magnificent Halong Bay – Bai Tu Long Bay, admire the fascinating formations on the way. You will have opportunity to see the famous such as: Perfume Rock, Fighting Cock, Lonely Rock, Saddle Rock…. before arrives to “Vung Viêng” village.
15.30 – 17.30 Visit “Vung Viêng” village by a rustic – row boat, meet the local people who will help you row the boat for sightseeing. Enjoy quiet space and fresh air, you will feel truly relaxing.
Free optional swimming and kayaking around many small and big islands at emerald Bai Tu Long water.
17.30 – 19.30 Back to the boat and free time for relaxing
Option: Massage service available. Please book with Cruise Manager directly (please see massage menu)
Cooking class on sundeck – How to make Vietnamese spring rolls. Then enjoy the spring rolls you make together and Happy Hour (buy one drink, get one free). It is time for chatting and relaxing.
19.30 – 23.00 Deluxe Vietnamese Dinner will be served
Evening activities include: Leisure time for chatting around the bar, watching many sorts of Vietnam cultural films. Relaxing and spending a romantic night on Glory Legend Cruises’ music. Reading magazines in room and dining room. Passengers may also try their luck with squid fishing on the boat.
Accommodation:1 deluxe double cabin on Glory Legend cruise or Similar cruise
http://www.glorylegendcruises.net/glory-cruise-2-days-1-night/

Day8:Halong bay-Hanoi(B,L) group tour

06.00 – 09.00 Taking part in Tai Chi class on the sundeck (duration about 30 minutes)
Coffee, tea and pastries… for breakfast are served in the dining room with morning view of bay’s landscape.
Transfer by tender to Sung Sot Cave. Walk up about 100 steps to the cave entrance. It takes approximately 45 minutes for cave visiting. Return to the boat by tender. Proper shoes are highly recommended.
09.00 – 11.30 Check out and make payment in reception area
Have a set menu brunch while cruising back to the Tuan Chau Wharf. Relax on the sundeck or in the dining room enjoying the bay scenery as approaching the wharf.
11.30 Transfer by tender to Tuan Chau Wharf. Say goodbye to the crew
12.00 – 16.30 Return from Halong to Hanoi by shuttle bus
Stop over the middle to visit a traditional workshop
16.30 Arrive in Hanoi
End of the trip..Overnight in Hanoi.
Accommodation:1 deluxe double room at Classic street hotel or similar hotel
http://classicstreethotel.com.vn/

Day9:Hanoi city tour-Home(B,L) private tour

8:00am we will visit Hanoi Old Quarter. We will take you past Hoan Kiem Lake, see the peaceful waters, and visit Ngoc Son temple. Then visit Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum and Museum. Enjoy the architectural and historical aspects of Uncle Ho"s final resting-place. Just next door is Ho Chi Minh"s house on stilts.Lying to one side of the Mausoleum is the One Pillar Pagoda, founded by King Ly Thai To in 1049 the structure has become an important symbol for the people of Hanoi . Continue to visit the Quan Thanh Temple ( Taoist, dating from the Ly Dynasty ) and Buddhist Tran Quoc Pagoda on West lake ( One of the oldest in Vietnam ).
PM: After lunch proceed to visit the Ethnology Museum, continue to visit the Literature Temple and Quoc Tu Giam. Vietnam"s first university constructed in 1070, it"s gardens and well-preserved architecture offers a relaxing glimpse into Vietnam"s past.then we will go to the airport to take flight VN2905 at 18:30 back home,end of your tour.

Tour cost: All rates are quoted in US$

price :900US$/a person(single supplement 500US$)

Included :
• Accomodation : 01night on Glory Legend cruise in Ha Long bay
• Hotels in Hanoi,Dong Van
• Homestay in Ha Giang,Quan Ba
• Transfer by bus with tour group tour to Halong bay and private car with private tour
• Boat in Halong
• Pick up and see off airport in Vietnam
• Meals at local restaurant as indicated (B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner)
• English speaking Guide
• Entrance tickets
• Government tax
• Service charge
• Vietnam visa on arrival(approval letter)
• Cool water

Exclude:

-Travel insurance
-Drinks, laundry, telephone and other private services.
-Tip for guide and driver
-Visa stamp fee