2 weeks are quite ideal for a journey to discover Vietnam, a beautiful country. We will design a schedule that includes most of the attractive destinations from the North to the South of Vietnam. During 14-day tour, you can fully learn about the history, culture, architecture, and cuisine of Vietnam through many historical periods. Visiting the natural landscapes and the world’s heritage or experiencing a peaceful life in the Vietnamese countrysides really will give you unforgettable memories. Before the end of the tour, we want to give you private relaxing days on Mui Ne beach, one of the most beautiful beaches in Vietnam.
Itinerary in detail
Arriving at Noi Bai airport, after clearing immigration and customs, you will be met and privately transferred to the hotel. Check in and relax after a long flight. Stay overnight at the hotel in Ha Noi.
After having breakfast, meet your guide and start for full day city tour exploring Hanoi. Start with the Mausoleum of the nation’s founder Ho Chi Minh and the Presidential Palace, followed by the serene One Pillar Pagoda, Temple of Literature known as the site of Vietnam’s first university. Next, visit the National Museum of Vietnamese History – it has a total area of more than 2,200m2, displaying nearly 7,000 documents and objects. It also has over 100,000 specimens of precious objects from the cultures of Nui Don, Hoa Binh-Bac Son, and Dong Son. In the afternoon, walking around the Ha Noi Old Quarter, ending at the historic Hoan Kiem Lake, visit Ngoc Son, enjoy the Water Puppet Show. Stay overnight at hotel in Ha Noi.
Breakfast at the hotel and then start a 3-hour driving to Ha Long City. Comfort stop en route for photos and coffee before arriving to Ha Long City. We then transfer to a refurbished wooden sailing junk for a cruise through the limestone cliffs and emerald waters of Ha Long Bay to enjoy a fantastic view of the picturesque scenery blending with the sky and some 3,000 limestone this World Heritage Site.
While being on board, we will be served a sumptuous fresh, local seafood lunch followed by swimming and exploring some of the limestone caves in this area. Try the feeling of witnessing the sunset on boat is really great. Have a dinner on board. The captain then will anchor for the night nearby a remote island. In the evening, there is the option for night fishing or just sit out on the deck and relax under the stars. Stay overnight on Junk.
Waking up surrounded by the tranquil beauty of the bay, we have time for an early morning dip with joys and emotions for watching sunrise on sea followed by breakfast. The cruise continues to move around the bay for us to discover more secluded areas; we then take kayaking and swimming in the stunning bay. The junk will be near us at all times serving as a backup vessel for those that require it. At around midday we will return to the main harbor before transferring to our awaiting vehicle for a 3-hour journey to Noi Bai airport for flight to Hue.
Upon arrival Hue, being picked up & transferred to the hotel in Hue. Stay overnight at the hotel in Hue.
Morning we take a visit to the Citadel and the Forbidden Purple City in Hue. After that, walking around and shopping in Dong Ba Market. In the afternoon, drive to Hoi An ancient town. Visit Temple Kwan, Phuc Kien Temple, Tan Ky Ancient House, Phung Hung house, Japanese Bridge and cultural show rooms in Hoi An. Stay overnight in Hoi An.
Morning guide pick up you at the hotel. Take a bike to the downtown, stop by Hoi An’s colorful central market. Here you will have the opportunity to interact with the local sellers and learn about the ingredients to be used in the cooking lesson later. So make sure your camera is handy. 10:00 bike to Tra Que vegetable village. Welcome drink for rest and walk through the vegetable gardens where local farmers work on their fields using the traditional methods of hundreds of years ago, no electrical machinery here. 11:00 Work together with the chef. Learn the traditional ways of preparing and cooking Vietnamese food. After the lesson, enjoy what you have cooked. Free rest of the day. Stay overnight in Hoi An.
Free until transfer to Danang airport for flight to Nha Trang – the country’s premier resort town. Arrive in Nha Trang, transfer to the hotel for check in. In the rest of day, take free leisure for swimming on Nha Trang beach and city discovery. Stay overnight at hotel in Nha Trang.
Start from your hotel to Cau Da port. Visit Tri Nguyen Aquarium, snorkeling in Mun Island, where you can see lots of lives colorful corals and fish. You will also be able to see caves in which the sea swallows make their nest. Then relaxing, swimming & doing water sports (expenses excluded) or other activities at Mot Island, Tranh Beach Island or on a small island calling “Mini beach”. On the way back you will visit a fishing village before going to the shore, back to the hotel. Stay overnight in Nha Trang.
Transfer to Cam Ranh airport for morning flight to Ho Chi Minh City. Arrive in Ho Chi Minh City, car and guide pick up for half day city tour visit: Reunification Palace, War Remnant Museum, Notre Dame Cathedral, Old Post office, Dong Khoi Street, Ben Thanh market, Thien Hau Pagoda, China Town. Free at the rest of day. Stay overnight in Ho Chi Minh City.
In the morning, car and guide transfer from Ho Chi Minh City to Cai Be (Tien Giang Province). Arrive in Cai Be, transfer toward the tourist boat station, you will be welcomed with cold towels, fresh coconut. Boating and enjoying the fresh air on the Mekong river, the tourists visit the floating market, the original style of commerce on the Mekong river, will be dizzy of boats on the river. Visiting the local poprice, coconut candy workshop and knowing the ways bee-breeding tasting honey tea by breezy river.
Crossing the Mekong river to An Binh island visiting a hundred year ancient house (Mr.Cai Cuong), a landlord’s one in the past, a combination between Vietnamese-French architecture in the Mekong delta (if low tide, tourists will visit another local house, knowing about the daily activities of the locals). Taking about 20 minutes for rowing sampan or cycling along the village paths with discovery feelings. Boating to the local family. In the afternoon, walking to village paths, stop at the local house to know the real rural life in the early evening. Preparing and having dinner, is the wonderful things for tourist in cosy evening with the local ones. Overnight in local family home.
In the early morning, having breakfast, say goodbye to the family. Boating to An Binh Garden, enjoying a cup of tea and some of the local tropical fruits and listening to the traditional music, is the best chance for relaxation. Cruising along Co Chien river, visiting brick & pottery kilns where the tourist know how to make the brick and the pottery from the local clay and styles with the traditional technique. Visiting Tien Chau, a national cutural relic. Finish at An Binh ferry station.
Drive to Can Tho City – is the biggest city of the Mekong Delta. Arrive in Can Tho, check in your hotel. Overnight in Can Tho City.
In the early morning, visit Cai Rang floating market: one of the most bustling floating markets in Mekong. We go for a walk along the canals and the palm-shaded creek to see local houses and green orchards, ship building yards, rural and water activities in full swing. Back to hotel for breakfast, then drive or bicycle to visit Binh Thuy Ancient House – it was built in 1870 with French style in architecture but still remained traditional features of Southern style.
In the afternoon, drive back to Ho Chi Minh City. Arrive in Ho Chi Minh City, check in the hotel, free discover the city at night. Stay overnight in Ho Chi Minh City.
Explore some of Vietnam’s most important monuments on an 8-hour sightseeing tour from Ho Chi Minh City. Visit the Holy See Temple of Cao Dai in Tay Ninh, and the labyrinthine Cu Chi Tunnels of the Viet Cong. Cao Dai Temple, considered one of the most striking structures in Asia. Admire the stunning monument, constructed between 1933 and 1955, and attend the monks’ prayer session to witness daily mass. Learn about Caodaism, a local sect of Buddhism founded by a Vietnamese countryman in the early 20th century. Cu Chi Tunnels, a heroic memorial to the Vietnam War. The vast network of tunnels functioned as underground cities, including specially constructed living areas, weapons factories, field hospitals, command centers, and kitchens. Enter the tunnels via small trap doors and crawl through a section of the site to experience what life must have been like during the terrible chapter in Vietnam’s recent history.
Back to Ho Chi Minh center. Stay overnight in Ho Chi Minh city.
Free until the car transfer to Tan Son Nhat International Airport for flight to home or next destination. End of our services in Vietnam.
TOUR PRICE IN DETAIL
|Private Tour for||3 STAR (USD/Person)||4 STAR (USD/Person)||5 STAR (USD/Person)|
- 3, 4 or 5 star hotel accommodation on a twin-share basic with daily breakfast.
- Meals as mentioned in the itineraries.
- All landed transfers within the tour by air-conditioned vehicle.
- Boat trip in Halong and Mekong Delta.
- English speaking guide.
03 air tickets by Vietnam Airlines: 1. Ha Noi Da Nang; 2. Da Nang Nha Trang; 3.Nha Trang Ho Chi Minh City.
- All entrance and sightseeing fees as mentioned in the program.
- Vietnam Visa Approval Letter (not included visa stamping fee).
- All taxes & services charge.
- 1 bottle of mineral water and 1 wet tissue per person per day.