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LUXURY THE NORTH OF VIETNAM 5 DAYS 4 NIGHTS

Overview

North of Vietnam has so much to offer, Indochina Today Travel combines this 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

ITINERARY BY DAY

In brief
Day 1: Arrival - Hanoi - Sapa
Day 2: Sapa Tours
Day 3: Sapa Trekking Tour
Day 4: Hanoi - Halong Bay tours
Day 5: Hanoi City Tour

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival: Hanoi - Lao Cai
IndochinaTodayTravel's guide will meet you at Noi Bai Airport and the tour start by a ride around Hanoi Old Quarter of 36 streets, visit Ngoc Son Temple and Hoan Kiem Lake. You are then to attend the Water Puppets show. Enjoy welcome dinner at local restaurant before taken to Hanoi train station for the night train on Victoria Express to lao Cai station.
Meals: Welcome Dinner
Accommodation: On Victoria Express Train

Day 2: Sapa Tour
You will arrive at Lao Cai at about 6.30. Short car trip to Sapa of about 40km from Lao Cai. Check in a hotel in Sapa then enjoy breakfast. Relax or optional visit in the morning. In the afternoon, 2 hours trekking to visit Cat Cat village, home of a Black H'Mong hill tribe, which is just 7 km from Sapa town.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Accommodation: Victoria Hotel

Day 3: Sapa Trekking Tour
In the morning, taking a Jeep trip to Lao Chai - Ta Van village, Home of Dzay and Black Mong hill tribes. While trekking around the village, meeting and talking with local hill tribes to learn more about their daily life, customs and traditional habits. Your guide will help you to translate. Return to Lao Cai station for train back to Hanoi.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Accommodation: On Victoria Express Train

Day 4: Hanoi - Halong Bay - Hanoi
Arrive in Hanoi at early morning, hotel was preparing for shower and buffet breakfast before continue the tour to Halong Bay. It takes 3.5 hours. Upon arrival, embark a boat for a cruise majestic HaLong bay. Enjoy beautiful landscape of HaLong Bay 4 hours, naturally formed by islands and islets, explore natural caves or sunbathing. Enjoy lunch on board. Return to Hanoi in the late afternoon.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Accommodation: Hotel in Hanoi

Day 5: Hanoi City Tour
After breakfast at hotel, our guide will pick you up from your hotel and depart for Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, Ho Chi Minh Residence, One-Pillar pagoda Tran Quoc pagoda. After lunch, continue to visit Hanoi Hilton prison and Van Mieu - the first university of Vietnam or free time for shopping before drive to Noi Bai Airport for next destination.
Meals: Breakfast

*Trip includes:

  • Hotel accommodation as specific or similar, base on twin sharing
  • Air-condition transportation
  • Return train ticket with soft sleeper on Victoria Express
  • All entrance fees
  • English speaking guide. Other languages can be arranged upon request
  • All meals as per program
  • Mineral water & towel

*Trip excludes:

  • Visa application fee to Vietnam
  • Personal expenses
  • Other meals and drinks
  • Late checkout & early check in for accommodation at the places
  • Airport tax and departure tax
  • All other service not made on the written form
  • Insurance
  • Tips and gratuities