Highlights of Vietnam
14 Days 13 Nights
For more than 4,000 years of history, the variety of Vietnam culture and the charms of its beauty will amaze every tourist at the first sight. Our “Highlights of Vietnam 14 days” tour is specially designed for you to discover at the best the diversity of its culture as well as the stunning beauty of its nature when you travel through three main regions of the land.
Overwhelmed with the natural beauty of Ha Long Bay
Impressive ancient architectures of Hue and Hoi An
Discover the massive underground network in Ho Chi Minh City
Fully participate in Vietnam countryside lifestyles
Exclusively delightful cuisine in different regions
Warmest greeting from Ha Noi as well as Vietnam.
As soon as you land, your tour guide and driver will pick you up from the airport and bring you to your comfortable hotel in Ha Noi. Check in at 14:00, and you can spend the afternoon for relaxing or wandering around the Old quarter.
Then, a dinner with plenty delicious specialties of Vietnam will welcome you at our restaurant.
In the evening, you can choose either “The Quintessence of Tonkin” or “My village” show to see. These are about to showcase the cultural highlights of northern Vietnam.
A poetic and charming Ha Noi will impress you in every step.
After the breakfast, your guide will bring you to West Lake and Tran Quoc Pagoda. Then, you will walk into the first as well as the oldest university of Vietnam, Temple of Literature. Lunch will be served after this spot.
In the afternoon, the tour starts at Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum. Up next, the picturesque landscape of Hoan Kiem Lake and Ngoc Son Temple will welcome you. After a long day full of walking, there will be no better way to relax and rest than taking part in a Cyclo Ride in Hanoi Old Quarter, the most unique means of transport all over the world.
Also, there are other optional activities for you to discover more about the Old Quarter, such as Hanoi Vespa Adventure, Wine Tasting Tour, Egg Coffee, and Street Food.
Depart from Ha Noi in the early morning and reach Ha Long Bay by noon. The stunning natural beauty of Ha Long Bay will impress your mind at the very first glance. It will be even more sensational when you enjoy delicious food on the cruise or take part in many activities, such as sunbathing, swimming, or kayaking.
After a good night on the cruise, you can get up early to watch the dawn or take part in Tai Chi session on the sundeck at around 6:00. Spend few more hours on the scenic bay to visit the cave or Titop beach before getting back to the mainland by noon.
Returning Ha Noi from Ha Long, you will catch the flight to Hue where a delightful dinner with typical Hue’s taste is already waiting for you.
The tender and dreamy Hue will add another highlight in your Vietnam trip.
Imperial Citadel will be the first stopover in the morning. Here, you can observe an ancient style of Vietnamese architecture. Moreover, you can dress up the costumes of the Nguyen Dynasty Royals. The trip, then, continues to Thien Mu Pagoda, one of the oldest and the most fascinating religious sites in Vietnam.
In the afternoon, you will visit Dong Ba market – the biggest as well as the oldest commercial center in Hue and Minh Mang & Tu Duc Tomb – the largest works of architecture of Nguyen Dynasty’s royal palaces and tombs.
Depart from Hue in early morning to Da Nang. On the way, you will enjoy the moment of passing Hai Van pass by getting the full view of an impressive landscape of verdant mountains and clear blue skies, and overlook Da Nang City, Son Tra Peninsula, and the South China Sea.
In Da Nang, you will visit Marble Mountain, a marvelous cluster of five marble and limestone hills. Then, the tour continues to Hoi An Ancient Town.
Check in hotel at 14:00.
In the afternoon, you can spend-space time to participate in some optional activities: Hoi An Cooking Class, Making Lantern Class.
An ancient Hoi An with different absorbing culture aspects will astonish you throughout the tour. If you are looking for some unique local souvenirs, don’t forget to stop at some handicraft workshop and choose the most pleasant gifts for yourself and your friends.
In the afternoon, it is time to visit “Reaching out Tea House” restaurant as well as join Hoi An Street Food tour. It will bring back the great memories with the cuisine culture of Hoi An.
On the 14th day of every lunar month, Hoi An ancient town will hold up the lantern festival. The old town will turn off its modern lights and close to motorized vehicles. All roads and houses will be decorated with multi-colored lanterns and sparking lights of candles.
Are you ready to live a day in Vietnam countryside lifestyle?
Begin your day by cycling from the hotel to the countryside area. While biking, you can observe some fishing and farming activities of local farmers. Fascinate the moments when you cycle along a green rice paddle field, an organic vegetable farms, or a big herd of buffaloes.
This Vietnam tour will lead you to the scenery of a traditional rural village in Vietnam with their daily activities on the field.
You have a day off and relaxing on your own. Walking around the town, trying some street food, shopping or customizing suites are some joyful activities waiting for you.
Drive back from Hoi An to Da Nang in the morning and catch the flight to Ho Chi Minh city.
After checking in the hotel, you will spend the afternoon on a city tour visiting the top attractions of Ho Chi Minh city: Notre Dame Cathedral, Saigon Post Office, Ho Chi Minh City Hall, and Reunification Palace.
A special sensational dinner on a cruise will be prepared and welcome you to join.
Having breakfast and you will head to Cu Chi tunnels, the most amazing underground construction in Vietnam. After a brief introduction from the local guide, you can spend hours to wander in this network. Enjoy your lunch at Cu Chi Tunnels before the car drive you back to Ho Chi Minh City.
During the afternoon make yourself become a part of the largest city in Vietnam to get some feelings of the modern and busy life here. Check out the shops, stalls and venders and inhale the lively, atmospheric and energetic vibe that surrounds you.
Depart from Ho Chi Minh City to Ben Tre. Welcome to the water world of Vietnam western region. Your stay lies in an appealing village, covered by hundreds of coconut trees. After check-in, you will follow a native family member to the local fishing.
In the late afternoon, you will move to your homestay location. Here, you can watch and practice cooking a local specialty, Banh Xeo – Vietnamese pancake made from rice milk.
Then, dinner is ready to serve with fresh dishes include local vegetables, ingredients and flavors cooked in local style.
In the morning, enjoy your breakfast while the surrounding is so quiet and peaceful. After that, you will take part in a cycle trip to the island of Oc. On the way, you can stop to visit a workshop of baskets – made of coconut stems, interact with the owners, and learn about different braiding techniques.
Take a local ferry to reach the island, then you will cycle to a fish farm, to know more about two main species of fish production in Vietnam: ca tra (Pangasius hypophthalmus) and ca ba sa (Pangasius bocourti). Then, biking back to your stay.
Our car will transfer you back to Ho Chi Minh City, where you can spend the rest of your day on a vespa adventure, Saigon street food tour, or A O Show.
Your time will be your own until you are ready for transfer to the airport for your departure flight.
Thank you for joining our tour!
Hope those highlights of Vietnam tour will bring the most grateful experience to you.
Farewell and see you soon!
Daily breakfast and meals as mentioned in the program
Transfer by vehicle with A/C
All entrance fees and sightseeing as mentioned in the program
Local English speaking guide
All local taxes and service charges
Visa approved letter if needed
Personal Travel insurance (Highly recommended)
Tipping for drivers & tour guides (compulsory: 3USD/pax/day)
Not mentioned international, regional and domestic
Optional tours and extra services
Personal Travel insurance (Highly recommended)
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