Day 1: Hanoi - Halong Bay Tour - Lan Ha Bay - Overnight on Boat (L,D)
07:45 - 08:15: approx
- Our guide will meet you at your hotel. The shuttle bus or private car pick up
- Enjoy the peaceful scenery as we travel through the countryside, farmlands and Red River delta
- Get your camera ready to take photos. Comfort break. The time from Hanoi to Halong bay is approximately 3 ½ hours.
12:00 - 12:30: approx
- Arriving Tuan Chau marina. Welcome aboard the cruise. Refresh with our welcome drink. Meet the captain, crew in the cruise briefing.
- Check into your cabin. Time to refresh and unwind
- Set sail as lunch is served
- Join us for a typical local lunch in the dining room or at the outdoor dining area.
- Arrive at Surprising Cave, explore the cave and find out how the cave was named a Surprising.
- Heading to Titop or Soi Sim island area. Drop anchor in the calm water surrounded by beautiful islets. Visit Titop island for swimming and snorkeling or do the short - trek to the top of island to have the overview of Halong bay from here
- Heading back toward the sleeping area
- Summit on the sundeck watching the sunset, enjoy Sunset party. It’s ideal time to make acquaintance with new friends, sharing your traveling experience or simply - watching the sunset
- An authentic Vietnamese menu is served. After dinner, reward yourself with a large selection of cocktails at our bar, or take for you one of our onboard activities: book reading, games, movies, and squid fishing…/ Overnight on Boat in Halong Bay
Day 2: Halong Bay Tour - Ninh Binh - Homestay in Ninh Binh (B,L)
06:30: For the early risers join us for a Tai Chi session on the sundeck. Tai chi helps focus the mind and condition the body, joining Tai Chi session to full charge your energy for the day.
07:00 - 08:00: Local breakfast is served
08:00: Mingling yourself in the stunning views of the Bay and it’s dramatic limestone islets as we sail through the calm emerald waters heading to Luon Cave
Take your option either exploring the cave yourself on kayak or comfortably on bamboo boat rowed by the locals.
09:00: Check out the cabins, at your leisure while our cruise taking you pass by other beautiful highlights in the bay.
10:00: You will join with our short class of Cooking demonstration, how to make spring rolls before an early lunch is served.
12:00: Return to the shore and disembark from the cruise as our crew say farewell. Then get pick up for Transfer from Halong Bay to Ninh Binh Province
Halong Bay -> Ninh Binh City, Ninh Binh Province - Overnight in Homestay in Ninh Binh.
12:00 - 12:30: We have arranged our driver who is going to contact with the cruise manager to pick you up from the cruise in Halong Bay to Ninh Binh City, Ninh Binh Province. Therefore, customers are easy to meet our driver to get on our bus which has been organized for the transport from Halong Bay to Ninh Binh City, Ninh Binh Province
12:30 - 16:30: Approx - we are going to arrive in Ninh Binh Province. Note: The transport from Halong Bay to Ninh Binh which will drop off customers at Center of Ninh Binh City, or at Tam Coc, Ninh Binh Province. so all customers are going to come to hotels or homestay by ourselves. But, because of booking this tour package with us, so our company will pay for the pick up or transport from the dop off place to the Homestay which we have organized in this tour.
16:30 - 22:30: Free Time to explore around Ninh Binh Province in this afternoon, then going to get dinner by yourselves. Overnight in Homestay in Tam Coc Ninh
Day 3: Ninh Binh - Hoa Lu - Trang An - Mua Cave - Sapa Town - By Night Bus (B,L)
06:30 - 09.00: You are free to enjoy breakfast and take your free time in your homestay and get looking around before our tour guide with driver coming to pick you up for touring today.
09:30 - 10:00: We are coming to pick you from from homestay to join with our small group tour with maximum of 15 people in a luxury Limousine transport. Then get transfer from homestay to join the tour with us.
10:00 - 10:40: Arrive Hoa Lu ancient capital of Viet Nam. You will visit Dinh King temple and Le King temple in the 10th centery, finding out the heroic histories of this two king in Chinese Wars.
11:50 - 12:00: Have a buffet lunch with Vietnamese cuisine.
13:00 - 13:05: Get on the bus go to Trang An wharf for enjoying unique sampan to visit Trang An cave complex and the scene of King Kong film.
15:00 - 15:05: Biking around Trang An area and enjoy Vietnamese tea break.
15:40 - 15:45: Keep going to visit Mua Cave (Dancing Cave). The place attracts visitors with its many interesting stories. Climb 500 stone steps, here you can see all the way to Tam Coc, enjoy a stunning panoramic view of the countryside and Ngo Dong river.
16:55 - 17:00: Get on the to transfer back your Homestay in Ninh Binh.
17:00 - 21:00: Free relax time and walking around, having dinner by yourself before we are going to pick you up for the overnight bus from Ninh Binh to Sapa Town.
21:00: Our guide will come to pick you from your Homestay for going to Sapa by our overnight bus. It takes us about 7-hour from Ninh Binh to Sapa.
Day 4: Sapa Tour - Cat Cat - Sin Chai - Hotel in Sapa (B.L)
5:15 - 5:45: Our bus arrival in Sapa Town, get pick up from the bus to hotel in Sapa for shower, breakfast and relax before the tour departure.
We start walking down the valley toward Cat Cat village for about 4 km. While walking you will see an old French hydro-electric power station which was built in the early 20th century. On the way to Cat Cat village of Black hmong people, you have the opportunity to see the villagers working on the paddy fields,their children playing around.and the animal, such as water-buffaloes, pot-bellied pigs and chickens after crossing a vilage , we”ll arive to a beautiful waterfall wich is a good place for resting & taking pictures. Later we”ll hike to Sin Chai village that situated on the bottom of phanxipang mountain . We will have a picnic lunch in Sin Chai Village, enjoy peaceful scenery and return back to Sapa by car.. Overnight in Hotel in Sapa
Day 5: Sapa Tour - Lao Chai - Ta Van - Hanoi - Hotel in Hanoi(B,L)
9:30: You will begin your trek on small trails down the Muong Hoa Valley toward Lao Chai village of Black H’mong ethnic people. Here we will discover their daily life and how they make traditional clothes, handicraft, indigo...We will visit the biggest valley which provides the best view for golden rice terraced fields in Vietnam. After Lao Chai we walk to Ta Van village of Giay people. It is a small group of ethnic people in Vietnam with a rich culture and beautiful houses located on rice paddy fields.
Lao Chai & Ta Van Villages, about 7 km from Sapa town, where black H’mong and Dzay people are living, it is also the beginning of the valley which is called Muong Hoa. From a high point of the main road, great view of the whole villages open wide to offer the marvelous panorama views, backed by high mountains and facing the river. Here you will enjoy the fresh air, see terraced fields and stream, discover and visit some of Black H’mong families. You will have a welcome feeling at any house of the hospitable people there. You can interact them, learn about their culture and customs.
After the tour, we are going to pick you up from the village to sapa town and drop you off at your hotel. then take your free time and having shower before getting pick up on the afternoon bus which start at: 15:30 from Sapa to Hanoi.
- Arrival in Hanoi Old Quarter at about 21:30 pm in the same day. Overnight in your Hotel in Hanoi
Day 6: Free Time - Transfer to Noi Bai International Airport (B)
Free time and free day to explore Hanoi old quarter and Hanoi city center or shopping around by yourself. Then we are going to pick you from from your hotel or from our travel office to Noi Bai International Airport for flight back home or somewhere interesting for your holiday in Vietnam. (Time to get our transport from hanoi to the airport is available at any time as your request of flight departure)