Hanoi - Saigon Package Tour
Hanoi - Saigon Package Tour - 07 Days
You will discover
- Day 01Hanoi arrival (-/-/D)
- Day 02Hanoi City tour (B/L/-)
- Day 03Hanoi – Halong Bay (B/L/D)
- Day 04Halong – Hanoi – Fly to Saigon (B/L/-)
- Day 05Saigon city tour (B/-/-)
- Day 06Saigon– Ben Tre – Saigon (B/L/-)
- Day 07Saigon – Departure (B/-/-)
You will be interested in:
- Walk in the old quarter of Hanoi.
- Discover the highlights of a historic thousand-year-old city.
- Stay overnight and discover the amazing landscape of Halong Bay.
- The Reunification palace (or the war memorials Museum), the Notre Dame Cathedral and the Central Post Office in Saigon
- Discover the Mekong River Delta with its floating market and traditional handicraft villages.
Day 01 : Hanoi arrival (-/-/D)
Our Authentik Travel’s tour guide and driver will welcome you at airport and transfer to Hotel in the city center.
Get some first briefing information about our country and enjoy a welcome dinner in a finest local restaurant.
Overnight in Hanoi.
Day 02 : Hanoi City tour (B/L/-)
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.
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.
Lunch is served in a local restaurant.
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.
Overnight in Hanoi
Day 03 : Hanoi – Halong Bay (B/L/D)
07:45 – 08:15 : Pick-up at your hotel in Hanoi and transfer to Halong Bay
12:00 – 12:30 : Embark the cruise at Tuan Chau International harbor. Enjoy a welcome drink and cruise briefing.
13:00 – 15:30 : A sumptuous lunch is served while we cruise into the untouched Bay with its thousands of extraordinarily shaped limestone islands, considered by the Vietnamese to be heaven on the earth (we can cater you Vegetarian food).
15:30 – 17:00 :Turn right to reach the center of Ha Long Bay for a visit to its largest cave called Sung Sot Cave or (Surprising cave). Paddle in our 2-person kayak through a limestone Tunnel Grotto called (Hang Luon) into a lovely lagoon. You may even see wild monkeys playing on the mountain cliffs. Paddle along and through narrow passages to visit the Man head island, Butterfly cave and Horse Neck stone. Spend more time in swimming from the boat or from your kayak in the emerald waters…
17:00 – 19:00 : Return to the Cruise for a Sunset party to admire the best moments of the day when the sun starts to set. Anchor in a tranquil lagoon among Bai Tu Long Bay, Ha Long Bay and Lan Ha Bay for dinner and a peaceful night on the boat.
19:00 : Savor an amazing and dreamlike dinner in the Cruise with extremely delicious food and be awed by a fascinating fruit and vegetable carving performance. Afterwards, socialize with new friends and crew members, enjoy squid fishing, or simply relax on your boat’s top deck in the middle of the tranquil bay.
Overnight on board.
Day 04 : Halong – Hanoi – Fly to Saigon (B/L/-)
06:30 – 07:00: Start your new day with a Tai Chi session or a photo hunt if you can get up early.
07:30 – 08:00: Enjoy breakfast in the fresh air and peaceful beauty of the Bay
08:00 – 09:30 : Wake up for a new day by Walking up 340 constructed terraced steps to the top of Titop Mountain peak for a 360 degree of Amazing view of Ha Long Bay - Bai Tu Long Bay - Lan Ha Bay and Cat Ba Island National Park. Walk down to Ti Top beach, a naturally formed sand beach, for a refreshing dip in the bay.
09:30 – 10:00 : Pack your luggage and check out of the cabin while cruising towards the harbor. Following this inner route will lead you through the most beautiful zone of Ha Long Bay including the Dog stone, the Fighting Cock islet, the Couple islet, the 3 -Tunnel grotto and the floating fishing villagesand fish farms.
10:00 – 11:30 : Join in a cooking demonstration before enjoying an exceptional Buffet lunch.
11:45 -12:00: pack up and disembark then transfer directly to airport for flight to Saigon.
On arrival, get a pick up to hotel
Overnight in Saigon.
Day 05 : Saigon city tour (B/-/-)
Meet our tour guide and driver at your htoel to enjoy a full day city tour.
Visit the Reunification palace (or the war memorials Museum), Notre Dame Cathedral and the Central Post Office inspired by Orsay Station in Paris.
Then, transfer to Cho Lon District to discover its old quarter, Binh Tay Market and the colorful Quan Am pagoda, one of the oldest pagodas in the city. Its architecture and decorations have remained since its construction.
Return to Saigon city for a walk in the city center visiting sites like the former Catinat streets, the Opera house, City Hall as well as Ben Thanh market.
Overnight in Saigon.
Day 06 : Saigon– Ben Tre – Saigon (B/L/-)
Our tour guide and driver welcome you at your hotel for transfer to Ben Tre – a beautiful region in the Mekong Delta River, famous for making coconut candy.
Arrive at Hung Vuong pier, then take a boat trip on the Ben Tre River to discover the daily local life.
Stop to visit the brick kiln of Mr Tu Lo and discover the craft methods of making bricks.
Next, visit the coconut factory and meet Mr Vo Van Ba. He is a man passionate about traditional music and has spent all his life making a collection of fifty folk instruments. Here, you can attend a show to appreciate his passion.
Continue your boat trip on a canal to Nhon Thanh Village. This will be an opportunity to taste the fresh fruits.
Take a bike ride (or Tuk tuk) on a small path through the villages and enjoy views of the coconut ranges, rice fields and vegetable gardens. A lunch of Elephant fish ear is served in the village . A short walk will help you to discover the local life in depth. This is followed by a boat ride on the small canal shaded by the wild palm trees.
Transfer back to Saigon in the late afternoon.
Day 07 : Saigon – Departure (B/-/-)
Free to explore the city the last minutes before meeting our driver for transfer to airport. Take you 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||1135||715||650||560||Contact us|
- Accommodation with daily breakfast
- Private car transfer
- Halong Bay with Cruise’s Shuttle bus ( Private car is available on request)
- Private cabin ( 2 persons/each cabin in cruise)
- All entrance fees
- English speaking guides
- Meals as indicated
- Domestic flights: Hanoi to Saigon
- Vietnam Visa approval letter.
- Tax and service charges
Service Not Included
- International flight tickets from/to your country
- Travel insurance
- Meals not indicated
- Personal Expenses : laundry, drinking, telephone…
- Tipping and gratuities
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