Hanoi and Vicinities
Hanoi and Vicinities - 05 Days
You will discover
- Day 01Hanoi arrival – transfer to Hotel (-/-/-)
- Day 02Hanoi city tour (B/-/-)
- Day 03Hanoi – Hoa Lu – Tam Coc – Hanoi (B/L/-)
- Day 04Hanoi – Halong Bay – Hanoi ( B/L/-)
- Day 05Hanoi – Departure (B/-/-)
You will be interested in:
- Explore Hanoi and its famous sites, especially the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum complex, Temple of Literature and the Ethnic Museum.
- A boat trip to visit Tam Coc (3 grottoes) in Ninh Binh.
- The historical sites of 2 King temples and beautiful landscapes in Hoa Lu - Ninh Binh.
- A Halong Bay cruise to enjoy the Karst Islands and grottoes.
Day 01 : Hanoi arrival – transfer to Hotel (-/-/-)
Our driver will welcome you at airport and transfer to Hotel in the city center.
Overnight in Hanoi
Note: check in time is after 12.00
Day 02 : Hanoi city tour (B/-/-)
Today, we discover the wonders of the capital of Vietnam, filled with timeless charm. Start by visiting Van Mieu (Temple of Literature), the first University of Vietnam built from the 11th century by Emperor Ly Thanh Tong. Continue to visit Chua Ha (Ha Pagoda), known as a sacred place to pray for luck in love, especially for your future spouse.
After that, transfer to the Ethnology Museum (closed every Monday) which offers a deep insight into Vietnamese culture through traditional costumes, tools, musical instruments and traditional houses of many minority ethnic groups. Enjoy a special water puppet show in the museum garden.
In the afternoon, discover the Ho Chi Minh complex including the Presidential Palace, Ho Chi Minh's House on stilts and the fish pond.
For those who are interested in visiting the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, it is only open in the morning and closed every Monday and Friday. Sometimes it is necessary to queue for a couple of hours to go inside the mausoleum.
Transfer to the old quarter to visit Hoan Kiem lake (Restored Sword Lake) and Ngoc Son temple in the middle of the lake.
Return to your hotel in the late afternoon.
Day 03 : Hanoi – Hoa Lu – Tam Coc – Hanoi (B/L/-)
This will be a join in day trip to Ninh Binh
7.45 – 8.30 Pick to Ninh Binh to visit Hoa Lu and Tam Coc
10.30 arrive in Hoa Lu, visit Hoa Lu – the ancient capital and remaining 2 temples dedicate to Dinh King and Le King.
11.30 transfer to Tam Coc Grottoes ( 16km from Hoa Lu)
12.00 Enjoy Lunch in Tam Coc restaurant
1.30pm take a boat trip along the stream to visit the Grottoes.
3.30pm finish the boat trip and enjoy biking through the beautiful rice field and discover the countryside of Vietnam.
4.30pm back to Hanoi
7.00 Arrive in Hanoi.
Overnight in Hanoi
Day 04 : Hanoi – Halong Bay – Hanoi ( B/L/-)
This will be a join in day trip to Halong Bay
07h30 – 08h00 Pick-up at hotel and start the scenic, 3.5 hour drive to Halong Bay. Enjoy the landscape of the Red River Delta country side and have a short break on the way.
12h45 – 13h00 You arrive the Tuan Chau Habor. Then embark the day cruise followed by a short cruise briefing.
13h00 – 16h45 Start a dreamy cruise to stunning scenery with thousands of limestone mountains and enjoy seafood lunch (we serve you with Vietnamese traditional dishes, in case you are vegetarian, we have other food options for you) while cruising through the emerald water passing by the Dog Stone, the Burning Incense islet, stop at Ba Hang fishing village for kayaking or sit in a bamboo boat rowed by locals.
After the visiting of Fighting-Cock island and the Heavenly Palace (Thien Cung cave) – which has opened to the public since 1998 with stalagmites and stalactites. Back to the Incredible Asia Journeys – Day cruise and continue cruising back to the jetty.
16h45 Back to Tourist wharf. Disembark and get on bus to Hanoi.
20:30 Arrive in Hanoi. Our tour guide and driver say goodbye to you at your hotel.
Overnight in Hanoi
Day 05 : Hanoi – Departure (B/-/-)
Free till transfer to airport for flight home
Private tour price
The prices are quoted on USD and based on per pax (Twin/double sharing - 3 star accommodation)
Valid to 31 December 2018
|Group size||1 pax||2 pax||3 - 4 pax||5 - 7 pax||>8 pax|
|Grand total price/pax||420||250||230||215||Contact us|
- Accommodation with daily breakfast
- All transfers
- English speaking tour guides
- All entrance fees
- Group to to Halong Bay and Hoa Lu - Tam Coc
- Cruise trip and boat trip
- Meals as indicated (B=Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner)
- Water on tour
- Vietnam visa approval letter
- Service charges and Tax
Service Not Included
- International flight from/to your country
- Travel insurance
- Personal expenses
- Tipping and Gratuities
- Other not mentioned in the program
What clients say about us?
We were most impressed with all the Hotels you arranged as well as their excellent locationsJul 24, 2018
We were absolutely satisfied with Authentik Travel especially Chu Anh, she was so helpful to us while organizing our itineraryJul 20, 2018
Well organized and time efficient tour!May 22, 2018
Very committed and responsive local team, tour was absolutely what we wanted - TripsAdvisorApr 24, 2018