Day 1: Ho Chi Minh arrival – half day tour (Meal: L)
Day 2: Mekong Delta tour 1 day (Meals: B/L)
Day 3: Cu Chi tunnel half day tour -Flight to Hanoi (Meals: B/L)
Day 4: Hanoi – Halong tour overnight on cruise (Meals: B/L/D)
Day 5: Halong Bay -Hanoi (Meals: B/L)
Day 6: Hoa Lu Tam Coc Tour 1 Day (Meals: B/L)
Day 7: Hanoi Departure (Meal: B)
Ho Chi Minh arrival – half day tour (Meal: L)
You are welcomed by Smiletravel’s guide at Tan Son Nhat airport and then be transferred to your hotel in the center of the city. Half day city tour visit Reunification Palace, War Museum, Notre Dame Cathedral with the passing Ben Thanh market.
Have a Lunch Local restaurant
Overnight in HCM C
Mekong delta tour 1 day (Meals: B/L)
Smiletravel’s Tour guide and driver will pick you up at08:00 a.mm at your hotel and depart for My Tho, get on a private boat which shall start off by driving to Turtle Island. Enjoying a variety of tropical fruits and listening to traditional South Vietnamese folk songs performed by local artists. Then, going to a Bee Farm, play with the pythons, try some honey tea, and taste local confectionery.
Have lunch at local restaurant on the island,
After lunch, After lunch, go back to the harbor. Drive back to Ho Chi Minh stop at and Chinatown with Binh Tay Market and Thien Hau Temple. Finished Mekong Delta Tour full day at your hotel about 17:30.
Overnight in HCM C.
Cu Chi Tunnel Half Day Tour -Flight to Hanoi (Meals: B/L)
After breakfast at your hotel, we start the tour to visit Cu Chi tunnel, Cu Chi Tunnels (75 kilometers northwest, or a two-hour drive, from Ho Chi Minh City) is the famous underground warren of tunnels used by the Vietcong to attack targets around Saigon during the Vietnam War. Built under fortified villages, where peasants had been forcibly moved, Cu Chi was a 200-kilometers-long mile network of passages with underground hospitals, meeting rooms, multi-level sleeping quarters, trap doors, smokeless kitchens, air raid shelters, weapons factories, strategy rooms and even entire underground villages with theaters and movie halls.
Lunch at local restaurant. Back to city have time for rest until transfer you to airport to take flight to Hanoi
Arrival in Ha Noi, be transferred to your hotel for checking in ( if rooms are available you can check-in early). The rest time is free at your leisure.
Hanoi – Halong tour overnight on cruise (Meals: B/L/D)
Pick you up from your hotel and transfer to the pier to board a superior cruise where welcome drinks await. After check-in, enjoy a delicious seafood lunch while cruising through the magical bay where thousands of sculpted limestone islands rise from the water like dragon teeth. After lunch, take a short trek to a nearby summit for a panoramic view of the bay. Swim on a quiet beach, or sunbathe on the deck. In the afternoon, back on board for the sunset view and have a chance to enjoy a cooking class at a restaurant then enjoy the meal you have prepared.
Overnight on the cruise
Halong Bay -Hanoi (Meals: B/L)
Tai chi lesson.Optional early wake-up call to admire the dramatic sunrise on the bay. relax with a tea or coffee cup before departing to the splendid Sung Sot Cave where stalactites hanging from the high ceiling. Enjoy lunch with Vietnamese cuisine onboard while cruising back to harbour for a transfer back to your hotel in Hanoi.
Overnight in Hanoi
Hoa Lu- Tam Coc- Bich Dong Pagoda Tour 1 Day (Meals: B/L)
08:00 Leave Hanoi Capital for Ninh Binh, enjoy the beautiful sceneries of the rural areas on the way. About 10:00 arrive Hoa Lu, visit the two temples of King Dinh and King Le in the 10th century, finding out the heroic histories of this two Kings in Chinese Wars. After that, we go to Tam Coc (10 km far from Hoa Lu). King Dinh Tien Hoang chose this mountain location as the water systems fed from the mountains were perfect for both agriculture and defense. Enjoy the sight of palaces, pagodas, tombs and pavilions built by different dynasties and visit the Dinh and Le Temples, the two remaining architectures of Hoa Lu. Have lunch at local restaurant.
After lunch you will get on bamboo boat – rowed by the local people – in Hoang Long river to visit Tam Coc (three caves) on the way, you also have chance to see the paddy field if you visit Tam Coc in April or September.
Then visit Bich Dong Pagoda comprising three pagodas located at different levels on a green mountain and the setting of the French film ‘Indochina’
Back to the Harbour for the transfer to Halong city. check-in hotel
Overnight in Hanoi
Hanoi Departure (Meal: B)
After breakfast at the hotel, you are free to discover Hanoi until the time to move to Noi Bai Airport for your next flight.
Pre-approval for Vietnam visa upon arrival
All entrance fees
Boat trip in Mekong Delta
Meals specific in the itinerary (B = Breakfasts, L = Lunch, D = Dinner)
Experience English speaking tour guides
Private tour. but share cruise in Halong Bay