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Best of Vietnam

Best of Vietnam is a trip to Vietnam with Nature Walk and luxury spa, which combines an interesting Nature Walk through amazing landscape and rice field in the North Vietnam; Make the greatest relaxation on the secluded beaches in private villa & luxury hotels; Discover & enjoy a unique experience by travelling in the country of the Dragon. 

Day 1: Arrival in Hanoi (D)
Welcome to Vietnam, arrival at Hanoi airport, after immigration and customs formalities, you’ll be met by your personal guide and driver, then transfer into the city. On arrival, check-in to the hotel. A cyclo (rickshaw) trip around 36 streets of Ha Noi ancient town gives you a chance to explore the different local ways of life. visit a complex of the Hoan Kiem Lake, Ngoc Son Temple (Jade mountain Temple), But Tower (Pen -shaped tower), Dai Nghien (Ink Stand), the Red-painted wooden, The Huc Bridge…. Welcome dinner in one of the famous gastronomic restaurant in Hanoi. Overnight at your hotel (French colonial style). 

Day 2: Hanoi – Lao Cai with night train (B, L, D) 
City tour Hanoi in the morning to visit: Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum and Museum, President Palace, One Pillar Pagoda, Temple of Literature, West Lake, Quan Thanh Temple, Tran Quoc Pagoda. After lunch at local restaurant, enjoy 1 hour of Spa in a luxury spa center of Hanoi. Transfer to train station for overnight train to Lao Cai. Stay overnight on train (departure 09.50 pm-arrival at 6am next day). 

Day 3: Lao Cai-Bac Ha – Sa Pa (B, L, D) / 90km~3hrs 
We arrive in Lao Cai early morning. After breakfast at a local restaurant, transfer to Bac Ha, visit Bac Ha market (Open every Sunday morning) where many tribes as H’mong, Tay, Dzao...come for business. We arrive in time to enjoy this very colourful ethnic market in Northern Vietnam. This weekly outdoor gathering isn’t just a chance to buy and sell goods; it’s also the social highlight of the week for ethnic groups from all over the area. 
After the market, check in at the hotel. Have lunch at local restaurant. Afternoon, departure to the old French hill station of Sa pa then have dinner and stay overnight in Sa Pa. 

Day 4: Sa Pa (B, L, D) 
Breakfast at hotel, we go to Lao Chai village (08kms from Sa pa), which is inhabited by the Black Hmong hill tribe. We trek lightly (2 hours) through terraced rice fields, follow the buffalo paths… in the village from Lao Chai to Ta Van, the only village in the Sa Pa valley where the Giay lives. Overnight in your hotel in Sa pa. 

Day 5: Sa Pa – Lao Cai – Hanoi overnight train (B, L, D) / 30km~1hour 
After breakfast, we go to discover Ta Phin village where live the Kinh, Red Dzao and Black Hm’ong, passing by green terraced rice paddy; unique picturesque scenery. 
After an exciting day of sightseeing, refresh your soul and body with a revitalizing Spa experience at your hotel before your return to Lao Cai Station for overnight train, back to Hanoi. Overnight on board (departure: 08.40pm - arrival: 5.00am). 

Day 6: Hanoi-Ha Long (B, L, D) / 180km~4hrs 
We arrive in Hanoi early morning. After breakfast at the hotel, you’ll be driven about 4hrs to famous and magnificent Ha Long Bay. Here you’ll board a charming Junk where you’ll have lunch as you set sail for Titop Island. Spend the afternoon sailing through the 3,000 limestone pinnacles piercing the emerald waters of the Gulf of Tonkin. Ha Long Bay is one of Vietnam’s most incredible natural wonders and was proclaimed a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. Afternoon, free time for spa & massage or kayaking. You’ll anchor at Titop this evening before an on-deck candlelight dinner featuring gourmet cuisine. Overnight on a Junk. 

Note: The cabins on board are luxurious, comfortable, clean, air-conditioned, and outfitted with their own hot shower. This is a join-in cruise (possibility to book a private junk at additional cost). 

Day 7: Ha Long-Hanoi-Hue by flight (B, L, D) / 20h10-21h20 
You will begin this morning with a sunrise breakfast before your exploration of Luon Cave (Tunnel cave) by a rustic rowing boat. Then continue to visit another part of Bay (Bai Tu Long Bay). Lunch on board. You will disembark the Junk then return to Hanoi in the afternoon. Transfer to the airport, fly to Hue. On arrival, welcome by our local guide, transfer to the hotel. Overnight in Hue. 

Day 8: Hue Visit (B, L, D) 
In the morning, you will take a boat trip on the Perfume River to visit Thien Mu pagoda. Then visit the elaborate tombs of Emperor Tu Duc & Khai Dinh. Afternoon, visit the majestic Imperial Citadel of Hue and finish the day with a visit to Dong Ba market. Overnight in Hue. 

Day 9: Hue-Hoi An (B, L, D)/ 200km~4hrs 
This morning, we drive up to Hoi An via scenic Hai Van Pass, where we enjoy the spectacular panorama of the central coastline from the summit. Stop at Lang Co to stretch your legs and enjoy the white sands of this peaceful beach. Arrival at the ancient town of Hoi An. Afternoon, explore the old port town’s narrow cobblestone streets and visit historic sites including a traditional Chinese trading house, Phuc Kien Pagoda and the 400-year-old Japanese Covered Bridge. Overnight in Hoi An. 

Day 10: Hoi An – My Son – Hoi An (B, L, D) / 40kms~40ms 
This morning, we drive to My Son sanctuary and visit this set of ruins from the ancient Cham Empire, build between 4th and 14th centuries AD. Return to Hoi An by boat cruise on Thu Bon River. Free at own leisure in the afternoon for a traditional Vietnamese massage (90ms), this technique combines massage and pressure point work to balance the flow of “chi” for the ultimate in relaxation and rejuvenation. Overnight in Hoi An. 

Day 11: Hoi An free time (B) 
Free at own leisure, enjoy one Ancient Balinese Massage (60 ms) including Balinese palming, stretching, effleurage and pressure point techniques to relieve tension, improve blood flow, ease stress and calm the mind. Overnight in Hoi An. 

Day 12: Hoi An-Da Nang-Saigon-Con Dao (B) / VN1315/07h50-09h00 puis VN8055/10h35-11h35 
Morning, you’ll be transferred to Da Nang airport for your flight to Con Dao via Saigon. Upon arrival in Con Dao, an untouched beach, you’ll be driven into town to hotel. Con Son is largely mountainous and covered in forest, with ample opportunity for hiking through the jungle and looking for wildlife. The island is also home to a coastline of steep, rocky hills and long sweeping coves, boasting some excellent spots for swimming and snorkeling. Overnight in a private villa on the island. 

Day 13+14: Con Dao (B, L, D) 
Free at own leisure at hotel. A coupon of massage and spa will be offered to you. Stay overnight in Con Dao. 

Day 15: Con Dao – Saigon departure (B) (1hour of flight) 
Free at leisure until transferring to the airport and take the flight for Saigon then your departure flight. 

Note: 
Tourist express train (Hanoi -Lao Cai -Hanoi): Train with A.C, each cabin has 04 soft sleepers)
Junk in Ha Long: a deluxe Junk, private cabin and shared Junk. The cabin is comfortable and has 02 single beds or 01 double bed, bathroom, hot and fresh water (possibility to take a private junk upon request). 
Check-In to hotel: 02 pm 
Check-Out from hotel: noon 

Inclusions in the package:

  • Accommodation in shared double room at luxury hotels,
  • English speaking guide for each area as per program,
  • Entry fees for all sightseeing as mentioned on the program,
  • Train Hanoi-Lao Cai-Hanoi,
  • Domestic flights (4 flights) Hanoi-Hue and Danang – Saigon -Con Dao -Saigon at economic class,
  • Meals as mentioned,
  • Private car with experienced driver

Have a great Holiday in Vietnam!


This package pricing starts from :$US 6449  per person on twin sharing basis

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