Daily Departure 2019
(per person based on twin shared, LAND ONLY)
Day 1 Ho Chi Minh
Arrival in Ho Chi Minh. We welcome you at Airport and transfer you to hotel. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh.
Day 2 Ho Chi Minh city tour & Cu Chi Tunnel (B,L) :
We start the trip by these famous places: Notre Dame Cathedral, the historic Central Post Office, followed by exploring the Reunification Palace, and the remarkable site of the War Remnants Museum. (Drop you off at Ben Thanh Market for shopping if we have enough time). Afternoon, Arrival at Cu Chi tunnel, before entering the tunnels visitors can watch a short introductory video showing how the tunnels were constructed. You will spend the next hour exploring the tunnels. Afterwards, enjoy tea, cassava (guerrilla’s food during the war).
Day 3 Ho Chi Minh City – My Tho – Ben Tre – Can Tho (B,L)
Around 8.00am, head to Can Tho, enjoy the scenic journey along the National Highway bordered by green rice fields. On arrival at My Tho, visit Vinh Trang pagoda, take a leisurely boat ride along the river, view stilt houses, fruit plantations and fishing villages along the river bank. Proceed to Tortoise islet, have lunch in the orchard garden. Then a boat ride to An Khanh, a less touristy attraction in Ben Tre, enjoy cruising on a hand-rowed sampan under the shade of the water coconut trees along natural canals. Then enjoy seasonal fruit & honey tea to the sound of “Southern Vietnamese folk music”, performed by the locals. Visit a family business which epitomizes the idyllic rural lifestyle, taste delicious coconut candy & observe the pastoral life as you roam through fruit plantations and villages. Transfer to Can Tho city. Stay overnight at hotel in Can Tho.
Day 4 Phong Dien – Cai Rang (B,L)
Take a leisurely boat trip to explore the picturesque tributaries of the Lower Mekong river, then proceed to visit Cai Rang floating market which are the liveliest in the whole religion. Have you ever tasted Vietnamese vermicelli soup? Well, now go and see how it is made. Then wander around the village and meet the friendly local people and experience how to cross a “Monkey bridge” which is built by only o¬ne stem of bamboo. We continue the tour and stop at a orchard garden. Stop for lunch. Then go back to Ho Chi Minh city. Overnight at hotel in Ho Chi Minh.
Day 5 Ho Chi Minh – Market & Shopping – Hong Kong (B,L)
Morning, breakfast at hotel. In this morning, you will go shopping and sightseeing at the 2 large and famous markets in Ho Chi Minh: Binh Tay market & Ben Thanh market. After lunch, we transfer you to Tan Son Nhat airport in Ho Chi Minh city for your departure flight. Arrival in Hong Kong, we welcome you at Airport and transfer to Regal Oriental Hotel.
Day 6 Hong Kong Half Day sightseeing tour.
Day 7 Leisure time at Hong Kong
Day 8 Hong Kong – Hometown: Hotel – Airport drop off
- Boat trip on Mekong river.
- Mentioned Meals (B,L,D = Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner).
- Transfer & transport as per itinerary.
- English speaking guide.
- Mentioned accommodations.
- Entrance fees.
- 3 nights Hong Kong accommodations
- Hong Kong airport – hotel – airport transfer
- Hong Kong half day sightseeing
- Personal expenses
- International flights
Day 1: Arrival Hochiminh (D)
Arrive Saigon and transfer to your centrally located hotel, We begin our Saigon experience with an orientation walk along the city’s historic boulevards, passing some of its most interesting sights. We wander Saigon’s wide and historic boulevards, visiting famous landmarks such as Dong Khoi Street (formerly Rue Cantina), Hotel de Ville, the former Presidential Palace and the lively Chinatown district – Cholon . Overnight in Hochiminh City
Day 2 : Hochiminh – Hue(B,L,D)
We fly to hue, Vietnam’s former imperial capital and a charming town set on the perfume river. We travel along the river to the 16th century thien mu pagoda and then see remnants of hue’s royal past at the imposing former residence, the citadel, and at the impressive tomb of emperor Tu Duc. Overnight at Hotel or Resort
Day 3: Hue – Hoian (B,L,D)
We drive over the spectacular Haivan pass, past stunning rural and coastal scenery, to the town of danang, visiting the cham museum with its unique, Hindu style sculptures. We drive the short distance south to famous china beach and then to the enchanting town of hoi an, a port town since the middle ages. We walk Hoian’s narrow lanes, visit 300-year-old houses, see the traditional market, enjoy a cruise to on the Thu Bon river through tranquil rural scenery and soak up the quaint atmosphere.
Day 4: Hoian (B)
Full day free at leisure to excurse the ancient town.
Overnight in Hoian.
Day 5-: Hoian – Hanoi (B,L,D)
Flying north, we arrive in Hanoi, Vietnam’s present-day capital and one of Asia’s most attractive and interesting cities. We enjoy a cyclo ride, explore the fascinating old quarter, stroll along the beautiful boulevards and see the infamous ‘hanoi Hilton’ prison.
Overnight in Hanoi.
Day 6 : Hanoi – Halong Bay(B,L,D)
We spend 2 day/ 1night cruising the world heritage listed halong bay – a natural wonder
with thousands of islands creating a unique and beautiful landscape. – Pick up at hotel and drive to Halong bay through Red River Delta ,Nature of countryside is beautiful on country land. Arrival to Halong bay. Board our Junk boat for a cruise amongst towering limestone backdrops. Visit to caves, grottoes, floating fish villages and beaches. Have fresh seafood lunch on Cruiser .More cruise, swimming on nice beach .
Overnight on Luxury junk in centre of Bay
Day 7: Halong Bay – Hanoi (B,L,D)
Rising to the sound of ocean coming to life for another lovely day. Breakfast then , Junk boat once again sets sail through breathtaking secluded Halong bay Cruise
– Drive back to Hanoi.
– We will also witness a performance of the unique art of water puppetry and finish the tour with a celebration at one of Hanoi’s great local restaurants. Overnight in Hanoi.
Day 8: Hanoi – Departure (B)
Departure from Hanoi city , Spend last minutes shopping (embroideries, silk, lacquer ware, …)or at leisure before check out . your journey ends with your airport transfer.
|City||Class||Hotel||Quote in CAD|
|Double Share||Single Supplement|
|SGN||STD||Kingston 3*||$ 1,139||$ 290|
|HUE||STD||New Star 3*|
|HA||STD||Sounthern Villa 3*|
|HAN||STD||Royal Gate 3*|
|HL||STD||Hailong Junk 3*|
|SGN||SUP||Ramana 4*||$ 1,289||$ 430|
|HA||SUP||River Beach 4*|
|HL||SUP||Hailong Junk 4*|
|SGN||DLX||New World 5*||$ 1,689||$ 825|
|HUE||SUP||Imperial Hue 5*|
|HA||DLX||Sunrise HA 5*|
|HL||DLX||Bhaya Cruise 5*|
Tour cost includes:
- Hotel accommodation with daily breakfast based on twin sharing
- All airport transfers with land transportation
- Well experienced English Speaking Guide
- Entrance fee as per program
- Meals: breakfast, lunch, dinner as per program
- Complimentary 02 x 500ml-bottle of mineral water/pax/day tour
- All local taxes & duties
- All private tour
Tour cost excludes:
- International & domestic air ticket
- All drinks during meals
- All airport taxes
- Other personal expenses such telephone, laundry, tip for guide and driver