North of Vietnam has so much to offer, we combines this luxury tour to be one of the highlights that we think you should not miss. This tour is mixture of free exploration and escorted when we think is necessary. That will save much of your time and money but still bring up to you enough relaxation and cares on places that not too easy to do it by yourself. Tour starts and finishes from Hanoi


In brief
Day 1: Arrival - Hanoi
Day 2: Hanoi – City Tour
Day 3: Hanoi – Halong Bay
Day 4: Halong Bay – Hanoi – End tour

Detailed itineray:

Day 1: Hanoi – Arrival
You are welcomed by IndochinaTodayTravel's guide and driver at Noi Bai airport and then be transferred to your hotel in the center of Hanoi city.
Vietnam's capital is stylish and stately. Experience its thousand-year-old history, tree-lined boulevards and faded colonial architecture during our transfer to Hotel. Welcome dinner at warm and tradition restaurant.
Meals: Welcome Dinner
Accommodation: Hotel in Hanoi

Day 2: Hanoi – City Tour
We will have all day Hanoi city tour to visit the most attractions of Hanoi: Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum (open only in the morning), Ho Chi Minh Museum, Presidential palace, one pillar pagoda, Tran Quoc Pagoda, West Lake and Temple of Literature, built in 11th Century and the country’s first University.

Have lunch at Vietnamese restaurant.

In the afternoon, visit the Vietnam Ethnology Museum, Hoan Kiem Lake (the lake of the Restored Sword), Ngoc Son Temple and take a one-hour cyclo ride through the old quarter to enjoy the Hanoi's beautiful late-afternoon colors and enjoy traditional performance – Water Puppet Show.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Accommodation: Hotel in Hanoi

Day 3: Hanoi – Halong Bay
08.00 Pick up at your hotel in Hanoi by private transport
12.00 Arrive at Tuan Chau Island.
12.15 – 12.30 Transfer to cruise ship.
12.30 Welcome Cocktail, cruise briefing, safety instructions, check-in cabins.
12.45 Depart to Halong Bay, cruise and program commence.
13.00 – 14.30 Fusion Asian/International Lunch Buffet.
15.00 Arrive at Cua Van floating fishing Village. One of the largest floating villages in the bay – rowing around the village by local rowing boats – captures the daily life of the local fisherman.
16.00 Back to cruise ship, continue cruise through Halong Bay.
16.30 Enjoy the cooking demonstration and discover the Vietnamese cuisine.
17.00 – 18.00 Arrive at Tung Sau (pearl farm) Area – find out a full cycle of how the pearls are created or swimming, kayaking, enjoys massage service.
19.00 – 20.30 elegant five courses set menu.
21.00 – 23.00 Evening activities: relax at leisure; enjoy movie night, board games, or beauty spa services
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: On Boat

Day 4: Halong - Hanoi – End tour
06.30 Tai Chi session on sundeck.
06.00 – 08.00 Morning activities – swimming or kayaking, beauty spa services.
07.00 – 09.00 International breakfast buffet.
08.00 Surprise Cave (Hang Sung Sot) – explore most famous grotto in the entire Halong bay.
09.30 Check-out and settle bills.
10.45 Arrive at Tuan Chau Island. Pick up and transfer directly to Hanoi’s airport. End of trip.
Meals: Breakfast

*Trip includes:

  • Hotel accommodation as specific or similar, base on twin sharing
  • Private air-condition transportation
  • Admission fees and permits where applicable
  • Cruise in Halong Bay
  • English or French speaking guide. Other languages can be arranged upon request
  • All meals as per program
  • Mineral water & towel
  • Vietnam visa arrangement

*Trip excludes:

  • Travel insurance
  • Stamp Fee at Airport when your arrival to entry Vietnam
  • Other personal expenses
  • Tips and gratuities