HANOI-SAPA-HALONG BAY OVERNIGHT TOUR (6 days 5 nights)
*PROMO – FREE HANOI FOOD TOUR FOR YEAR 2016*
Day 1: Airport Pickup – Private City Tour – Hanoi Free Food Tour – Train to Sapa (Lunch/Dinner)
Driver & guide pick up at the airport with your flight. We will take 45 minutes to drive to the main attractions in Hanoi. The first destination we are going to visit Ho Chi Minh historical Complex; visit to Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum and his residence relics 50 years ago to understand why Vietnamese people worship him and the human beings respect him: the nationalist! The journey would bring you to the One Pillar pagoda – the unique 1000 years old pagoda in the area. The visit will continue to the Temple of Literature, which is known the place worshipping Confuses and as the first university in our country 1000 years ago.
12.00: Enjoy the special Vietnamese lunch at one of the best local Vietnamese food restaurant in Hanoi
14.00: Visit Ngoc Son (Jade) temple & Restored Sword Lake. Shopping in Hang Gai Street, Hang Dau Street.
15.30: Have a water puppet show in Thang Long water puppet theater. Finish the city tour at the hotel. Get room for shower before the next activities.
5.30 PM: Start our special journey to discover Hanoi Food with our FREE Hanoi food Tour special offer in year 2016.
The main stops are at the most Only-One-Dish-famous shops or restaurants owned by families who have been making certain famous traditional dishes in Hanoi for years. These famous dishes of Hanoi culinary experience will come one after the other during the walking tour in this Hanoi National Heritage area. The experience will not only bring you the real local Hanoi dishes but also the special way of enjoying it as a part of the daily culinary life in Hanoi! The journey will bring you down to the local market to learn about Vietnamese cooking and eating habits. This industrialized haste and busy life creates a lot of fast foods. Hanoians are lucky to be able to eat delicious home-cooked meals in a busy city at any time! The walking takes you down to some smaller walkways and alleys which you would not normally enter. It is time we find “A City Inside A City”.
20. 00: Finish the tour at your hotel in Hanoi. Have 1 hour for resting and wrap up!
8.00 PM: Get picked up to the train station in Hanoi to depart for the train to Sapa. Stay overnight on the train.
Acc: Hanoi MK boutique hotel 4* Deluxe room (complimentary use for shower and rest)*
Acc: Deluxe train: King Express or Livitrans train.
Day 2: Sapa – Y Linh Ho – Lao Chai – Tavan – Sapa (B/L/D) – Group Tour
6.00 AM: Pick up at the train station in Lao Cai for Sapa. Have breakfast at the hotel in Sapa.
After breakfast, take 6km of walking down to the south east of Sapa along the side of Muong Hoa valley to Y Linh Ho village of the Black H’mong. A 2km-trekking down to Lao Chai village, through terraced rice fields to Ta Van village of the Dzay minority people. Lunch at a local family, it gives you a worth chance for you to learn about the local house architecture which is full of their daily life styles and exclusive custom. Enjoy the landscapes…on the way. Get back to Sapa by Car. Have dinner in a local restaurant in Sapa.
In the evening: Get free time to walk around town to visit local market at night. Stay overnight in the hotel in Sapa.
Acc: Sapa Eden Hotel Deluxe room or equivalent
Day 3: Cat Cat – Sin Chai – Bus to Hanoi (B/L/D) – Group Tour
A walk down to the South-west of Sapa (around 4 km) to visit Cat Cat village of the Black H’mong. Relax at the food of the stunning waterfall and the vestige of a hydroelectric power station that was constructed by the French during the colonial time in Vietnam. Enjoy picnic lunch by the side of the river, and then next 6 km to Sin Chai, the village located at the foot of Fansipan Mountain, “the roof of Vietnam and Indochina”. From here you can enjoy huge stunning landscapes before climbing up on the way a Car to return to Sapa.
3.00 PM: Take the Comfort Bus to get back to Hanoi.
9.30 PM: Get back to Hanoi hotel, check in and have free time walking out for local dishes. Stay overnight in Hanoi hotel.
Acc: Hanoi MK boutique hotel 4* Deluxe room.
Day 4: Hanoi – Halong Bay Cruise Package (B/L/D) – Shuttle Bus + Cruise tour guide
6.00 AM: Pick up at the train station to the hotel. Have 01 room kept for washing and fresh up from previous night. Have breakfast at the hotel in Hanoi.
8.00: Pick up from your hotel in Hanoi, move to Halong and follow the cruise itinerary. All services included.
08h00 – 08h30: Pick-up at hotel and start the scenic, 3.5 hour drive to Halong Bay. Enjoy the landscape of the Red River Delta country side and have a short break on the way.
12h30 – 13h00: Embark on V’Spirit Classic Cruise followed by a short cruise briefing.
13h30 – 15h30: Savor a delectable lunch as V’Spirit Classic cruises among the limestone islands.
15h30 – 16h30: Explore the amazing Sung Sot Cave – the most beautiful cave in Halong Bay.
16h30 Back to the V’Spirit Classic Cruise.
16h30 – 17h30: Continue cruising to the quiet area while enjoy beautiful seascape on the way.
17h30 – 19h00: Cooking class and sunset party on sundeck.
19h00: Dinner is served. Socialize with other guests, take part in board games, fish for squid, or just laze around. Overnight on board.
ACC: Highlight Service: Halong Vspirit Cruise – Deluxe Ocean View Cabin, or equivalent
Day 5: Halong Bay (B/L) – Shuttle Bus + Cruise tour guide
06h30 – 07h00: Start your day with Tai Chi exercises or a photo hunt
07h30 – 08h30: Have breakfast on board while the boat starts cruising to the Natural Preservation Zone.
08h30 – 09h30: Kayaking to explore around the area or visit a floating house and learn about the daily life of the local fishermen who live there.
09h30: Return to the boat. Freshen up and check out of your cabin.
09h30 – 10h30: Continue your cruise exploring the Bay, passing Ba Hang fishing village, Dog Islet, and more.
10h30 – 11h30: While heading back to the harbor, watch the fruit carving demonstration before enjoying a traditional Vietnamese lunch. Disembark V’Spirit Classic Cruises. Transfer back to your hotel in
Hanoi city center.
Shuttle bus drive back to Hanoi and check in the hotel in Hanoi. Free time to discover the city.
Acc: Hanoi MK boutique hotel 4* Deluxe room or equivalent
Day 6: Hanoi Departure (B)
Free to your own flight time. Private airport transfer included. End of services.
- 02 nights at Hanoi hotel (free upgrade to 4* category)
- 01 night at Sapa Hotel (3* category)
- 01 night Deluxe train overnight in cabin (King Express or Livitrans train)
- Halong Cruise package all inclusive (cruise 3* category)
- Sapa & Halong bay cruise group tour services.
- Day 1 Private Tour.
- English guide for the trip.
- All transportation as mention.
- All entrance tickets as itinerary.
- All meals as mentioned.
- All taxes and service charge (No more hidden fees).
- International flight.
- Travel documents/visa (VISA ON ARRIVAL CAN BE ARRANGED, PLEASE CONTACT US)
- Travel insurance.
- Tips and drinks.
- Other extra expenditures not mentioned.
Terms & Conditions:
- Min. 02 adults. Group size for 02-08 adults. If more than 08 adults, please send inquiry to firstname.lastname@example.org for quotation.
- Child: 0-4 yrs (FOC), share meals and room with parents, maximum 01 child/room.
Child: 5-8 yrs, 75% of adult price and share bed + full meals.
Child above 9 yrs will be considered as adult.
- Based on private arrangement, all prices are nett.
- Tour booking at least 3 working days before the date.
- Unused tours and hotels are non-refundable.
- All tours are conducted by Vietnam local tour guide.
- Please be at the lobby 15 minutes before the tour starts.
- All meals during tour are exclude of beverages.