5 days / 4 nights from 499
Hanoi / Ninh Binh / Halong Bay / Lan Ha Bay
This five-day tour gives you the best of northern Vietnam, from Hanoi to the fertile river lands of Ninh Bình and finally to Hạ Long Bay
North Vietnam is considered the most spectacular part of the whole country where tourists can join lots of adventures. This Vietnam 5 days 4 nights itinerary is designed for people who want to explore the true sense of northern Vietnam in combination with relaxation.
Start your tour from the capital of Vietnam where imprints hero moments of Vietnamese nation., then head to the so-called “Halong Bay on land”, Ninh Binh, where the mother Nature endows this land lots of gems. The experience is diversifying that will surely create a memorable trip.
Hanoi Old Quarter | Hoan Kiem lake | Trang An Grottoes | Bai Dinh Pagoda | Bai Dinh Pagoda
You have breakfast at the hotel.
08h00: We will pick you up from your hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter or Hanoi Opera House. In the morning, we will visit:
12h00: Have lunch at the restaurant.
13h00: We will visit:
19h00: Have dinner at the restaurant. Overnight at the hotel.
Inclusion: Private car, private guide, accommodation
Our guide will pick you up at your hotel in downtown Hanoi at 8:30. After that, join the city tour to visit Hanoi’s top sites:
Inclusion: Private guide, private tour, entrance tickets, breakfast, cyclo, accommodation
Note: Don’t wear short while going to see Ho Chi Minh Museum
07h00: Have breakfast
08h00: Our tour guide and driver will pick you up at your hotel in Hanoi city to depart for Ninh Binh province.
10h30: Depart to the most popular attraction to visit in Ninh Binh are the Trang An Grottoes ( the World Natural Heritage site). Arriving at Trang An- ecotourism site. In 2 hours you will be surprised by the beauty of this landscape, the bamboo boat will take you through many amazing caves
13h00: Have lunch
14h00: We spend time to visit the Buddha Prayer place in Bai Dinh Pagoda, the biggest pagoda in Vietnam with 500 La Han statues, biggest bronze Buddha statue in Vietnam with 10 meters height, 100 tons weight, Explore and gain understanding of how Buddhism influences Vietnamese culture
18h00: Return to Hanoi.
20h00: Back to Hanoi. Have dinner at the hotel.
Inclusion: Private car, entry tickets, accommodation.
You have breakfast at the hotel.
08h00: Our driver will pick you up from your hotel for a 3.5 hour drive to Halong Bay.
11h30: Arrive at Tuan Chau harbor, check in at the waiting room.
12h30: Welcome to our Cruise and enjoy Welcome drink. Meet the captain, crew to get a brief introduction about cruise and safety guidelines. Complete check-in procedure.
13h30: Enjoy Vietnamese seafood and vegetarian lunch, while cruising in the magnificent Halong –Lan Ha Bay, admiring the fascinating rock formations in the bay.
15h45: You can choose to experience spa treatment*, relax on the sundesk, outdoor swimming pool or explore Ba Trai Dao area and the natural lagoon of Lan Ha Bay and experience kayaking here.
17h30: Come back to our Cruise and participate in our Sunset party. Take photos and relax.
19h30: Dinner is served at the restaurant.After dinner, you can join the squid fishing program, relax on the sundesk, enjoy a glass of wine at the bar…
Overnight: Halong Bay
Inclusion: Private car, visiting caves, cruise, meals, kayak, etc.
Note: Bring sunscreen, comfortable clothes, swimwear
07h00: Have breakfast. Morning view of the bay’s landscape with a cup of tea or coffee.
08h15: Visitors visit the famous Frog Pond area, this is the filming location of the famous movie Kong Skull Island (King Kong) in Quang Ninh 2018. Here you can freely kayak to explore the landscape, or immerse yourself. in the cool, clear blue water of this place.
09h00: Back to your cabin, relax and carefully check all the luggage before leaving your cabin.
09h30: Check-out from the private cabin and enjoy a fantastic cruise on the bay for room service. Complete check-out procedure.
10h00: Enjoy lunch at the restaurant while the cruise is returning to the harbor. You take the high-speed canoe back to Tuan Chau port.
11h00: Getting in the car to go to Noi Bai International Airport. Say bye to Vietnam.
While our itinerary prices above are associated with the suggested accommodation, Vietnam Discovery trips are 100% customized. A specialist can help you select the option which is best suitable for your tastes and budget.
You can choose the hotel of your favorite, ranging from 4 5 stars.
Our suggested accommodation are:
► Hanoi (3 nights):
4-star hotels: Sunway Hotel or Anatone Hotel, or any other 4-start hotel
5-star hotels: Melia hotel, Mgallery or any other 5-start hotel
► Halong Bay (1 night):
La Casta 5-star cruise (Junior cabin)
Private Tour/Price Per Person In USD
(Not applied for: Christmas, New Year, Victory Day & the Lunar Vietnam New Year)
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Like many others we were clients of Vietnam Discovery on holiday in Vietnam in April. We had 4 wonderful days in Hanoi, Halong Bay, then Hoi An. The staff of Vietnam Discovery Jessica and the whole team backup was so great and very supportive. I have traveled with VD many times and always been impressed by their knowledgeable help when planning a trip and the quality of planned holiday we have had.
Cancellation by client:
Cancellation for train and air ticket
Cancellation will be charged 10% of the total ticket price along with the amount of penalties charged by rail and airlines if applicable.
Cancellation by Vietnamdiscovery.com
Vietnam Discovery many cancel the trip before departure because of such events of force majeure as natural disasters, terrorism, fire, war or other external events that make us not being able to operate the planned itinerary.
Check in time : 13:00 or 14:00
Check out time : 11:00 or 12:00
Early check-in or late check-out time is subject to availability and with additional charge. Let us know beforehand check in & check out time you expect for proper arrangement.
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