DAY 1: ARRIVAL HANOI, VIETNAM
Pick you up on arrival and transfer to the hotel, check in and start our exploration the city including of: The Hochiminh President Complex(Hochiminh Mausoleum (outside only), the house on stilts, presidential palace, the One Pillar Pagoda).
Visiting this site, you will understand more about the life of President Ho, a great leader, Hero of national liberation and a great man of world culture.
Our next stop is the Temple of literature, which is built in 1070 and it is the first university of Vietnam. Next will be cycling trip for 1 hour in the old quarter before transfer back the hotel, free time for dinner. Overnight Hanoi
DAY 2: HANOI-HALONG BAY CRUISES
At 8.00 in the morning, Leave Hanoi for Halong Bay Cruise Trip of 2Days 1night, Halong bay is some 165 km away from Hanoi Capital, we will drive through the second biggest rice delta of Vietnam, the Red River Delta, there are many opportunity for your stop and taking pictures of farming life or relax along the way.
Welcome on board of Bai Tho Junk and set sail through the bay while lunch is served. Passage into the magical bay, where thousands of sculpted limestone islands rise from the waves like dragons' teeth.
After lunch, we cruise to the inside of magical landscape of Dinh Huong island, Ga Choi Island, Dog Island, Binh Phong mountain, Sung Sot Cave, Round over Titov Beach. Enjoy sunset on the top of the Titov mountain or you take a bamboo row boat to discover a water tunnels with many coral reefs in a scenic lagoon.
Back on board Junk, enjoy dinner on boat. Overnight on board junk (B/L/D)
DAY 3: HALONG BAY- HANOI
Rise to the sound of the ocean coming to life for another lovely day. Before breakfast, you may have an opportunity to view the sunrise over the bay. After breakfast, we cruise to the Bai Tho Mountain in the other beautiful Bai Tu Long Bay and we cruise back to the Halong dock.
Lunch on boat before checkout is at 11:45.
Boat arrive at harbor by 12:00 free time for shopping.
12h45 Transfer back to Hanoi by road and transfer to hotel on arrival (B/L)
DAY 4: HANOI- HOA LU - TAM COC TRIP 1DAY
At 8.00 AM, We will pick you up at your Hotel for Hoalu in Ninh binh province, 100 km far away from south of Hanoi.
Hoa lu is the site of the tenth-century capital of an early, independent Vietnamese kingdom called Dai Co Viet. We will visit 2 temples dedicated to king Dinh Tien Hoang who seized power in 968 AD and King Le Dai Hanh in 980 AD.
From here, we continue our journey to Tam Coc “Halong bay on land”.
It is a place of astounding natural beauty with limestone peaks.
En route, you can freely enjoy the landscape nearby or take photos as you wish. After that, we will have lunch in a local restaurant before joining our sampan trip for 2 hours and half.
The sampan slithers through three limestone tunnel caves. Along the stream the enormous limestone karsts just out from the green rice fields. The scenery is spectacular, next is returned by sampan trip on the same way back up to our waiting vehicle.
At very late afternoon will be arrival Hanoi at around 5.00PM. Overnight Hanoi. (B/L)
DAY 5: DEPARTURE HANOI, VIETNAM
Free at leisure until our driver will come to pick up you to transfer back the airport for flight onwards. Tour ends at airport (B)