About the Tour
Taking you to the best destinations from South to North, the 15-day Vietnam Insight tour offers you a chance to thoroughly and deeply understand a Vietnam with a full picture of its nature, history, culture and people in various perspectives. While Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi – the two biggest cities of Vietnam show you a modern and hustling Vietnam, Mekong Delta shows you a tranquil and picturesque side of the country, Hoi An and Hue present you a cross cut of Vietnam history and Halong Bay represents for an unbelievable formation of the Nature. Let join the journey now and feel it yourselves!
- Discovering Ho Chi Minh City – the biggest city in Vietnam;
- Visiting Cu Chi Tunnels – an underground tunnels network as well as interesting historical stories about Vietnam War;
- Taking a boat cruise along Mekong Delta to experience daily activities of locals on the river;
- Immersing in tranquil atmosphere of poetic Hue city, float on Huong River to visit Thien Mu Pagoda, the Tomb of Tu Duc King, Royal Citadel and Royal Arena;
- Exploring the architectural harmony among Vietnam, China and Japan in ancient Hoian Town;
- Visiting Hanoi Old Quarter and historical sites as well as discover Hanoian’s lifestyle;
- Enjoying fresh air, beautiful landscape and fresh seafood during your boat trip on Halong Bay, Lan Ha Bay and Cat Ba Island;
- Tasting and learning Vietnamese Traditional food when visiting the local market and trying meal in restaurant of Ho Chi Minh City, Hoi An, Hanoi, etc.
Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City.
After lunch in local restaurant, we will drive to the underground tunnel network constructed by Vietnamese fighters during their struggle for independence - Cu Chi Tunnels. Covering nearly 250km, the tunnels system used to be the shelter to over 16,000 communist guerillas during the war. After watching a short introductory video showing how the tunnels were constructed, we will spend time exploring the maze of tunnels including the secret cellar-door, museum of self-made weapons, shooting range, garment-factory ammunition, the tunnels to have a real look at how the Vietcong communists were able to survive in this tiny underground network.We then drive back to Ho Chi Minh City for resting.
Overnight at Hotel in HCM city.
Upon arrival in Cai Be - Tien Giang, you will board a sampan to start a trip through many tributaries of the Mekong Delta. Our first stop is at the small but quaint Cai Be floating market for an interesting watch over buyers bargaining for produce, followed by a visit to a Coconut Farm, listen to the "Tai Tu Music".
Lunch will be served in Tan Phong Island. You'll then spend one hour rowing boats to observe and sight-see the beautiful island of Tan Phong as well as to visit fruit orchards. After a short rest, we'll drive back to the hotel in Ho Chi Minh City by the late afternoon.
Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City.
Upon arrival in Nha Trang, you’ll be free for enjoying the beach and relaxing on the sand until the sun sets over the beach, drawing a magical scenery.
Overnight in Nha Trang.
By noon, you'll have lunch on boat and continue relaxing on the sandy beach. We then head to Tri Nguyen Fish Farm to see hundreds of nice and precious marine creatures before cruising back to Cau Da Port and visiting the Oceanographical Institute which brings you exciting experiences about magical images of the world under water.
Overnight at hotel in Nha Trang.
Our tour guide and driver will take you from the hotel to Nha Trang airport for departuring to Da Nang. Upon arrival in Danang, you’ll be transferred to Hoian – an ancient town of Vietnam.
Relax and sleep in Hoian.
During this Hoian city tour, you will have a short break to enjoy your meals, which is not included in the tour program for your own favour choice of Hoi An street food. You can choose your meals and restaurant or let our guide recommend you somewhere.
Overnight in Hoian.
After that, we will continue our day in Hoian by heading to Cua Dai Beach – one of the most beautiful beaches in Vietnam for relaxing moments.
We then drive back to Hoian Town in late afternoon for a home-hosted dinner.
Overnight in Hoian
Upon arrival in Hue, check in hotel and then take a cyclo tour to visit the Royal Citadel that was once the seat of the Nguyễn Emperors and contains formal gardens, pagodas and moats drenched with lotus flowers cyclo. From the cyclo, you also can view the daily activities of the locals and the impressive interiors of the houses along the way. After enjoying a royal meal in the evening, you will have free time to discover the city by night.
Overnight in Hue.
Back to the hotel for checking-out and lunch, then we drive to visit Thien Mu Pagoda - a picturesque landscape perched on a hill overlooking the Perfume River and a perfect place to enjoy peaceful and serene atmosphere that also gives you chance to watch praying time of the monks here. The next stop in this day tour in Hue is the colorful Dong Ba Market which gives you a chance to soak up the daily life of Hue inhabitants.
Over night in hotel in Hue.
Back to the hotel for check in and then join our Hanoi city tour to visit some popular attractions such as the Temple of Literature, Hoan Kiem Lake (the lake of the Restored Sword), Ngoc Son Temple & Old quarter streets, listen to the interesting stories behind each of your destinations to better understand the culture as well as the daily life of the Hanoians. Be sure to take your camera for some nice photos in the capital and keep for yourself memorable experiences. At the end of this day tour, you will enjoy watching a traditional cultural Water Puppet show - a unique traditional performance of Vietnam.
Overnight in Hanoi.
After lunch, you will visit Sung Sot cave – one of the most amazing caves in Halong, which is blessed with natural beauty of stalactites and stalagmites that have created a wonderful world. The boat will then stop at the Titov island where you will have chance to relax on the Titov beach or climb up to the top of the Titov Island for a panoramic view of the anchorage area. In the late afternoon, come back to the boat and enjoy a magical sunset over the bay.
Dinner is served with typical local seafood. Overnight on board.
On this day, the early lunch will be served before getting back to the main dock and you’ll get back to the main junk and unwind yourself till the harbor. The Halong Bay trip will end in Hanoi at around 17:30.
Overnight in Hanoi.
After that, our driver meets you and transfer you to the Noi Bai Airport for your departure flight. We say goodbye to each other here. End of services.
- English/French-speaking guides. Other languages areavailable upon request.
- 3 star Hotels (accomodation)
- Meals as mentioned in the program
- Boat trips as mentioned in the itinerary
- Land transfer by A/C vehicle
- All Entrance fees
- Visa arrangements
- Domestic and International flights
- Insurance, gratuities and personal expenses
- Meals, drinks and personal expenses and other meals not mentioned on the program.
- Children under 4 years old: Free of charge,
- Children from 4 to 10: 75% of adult’s rate,
- Children over 10: Full rate.