vietnam family holiday
Vietnam Family Holiday - 10 Days
You will discover
- Day 01Hanoi arrival – walking tour (2km) (D)
- Day 02Hanoi – City Tour (B/L/-)
- Day 03Hanoi – Halong Bay (B/L/D)
- Day 04Halong – Hanoi – fly to Hoian (B/L/-)
- Day 05Hoian Tour (B/-/-)
- Day 06Hoian – Free day to relax at hotel or beach (B/-/-)
- Day 07Hoian – Danang – fly to Ho Chi Minh city (Saigon) (B/-/-)
- Day 08Saigon city tour (B/-/-)
- Day 09Saigon – Mekong (Ben Tre)– Saigon (B/L/-)
- Day 10Saigon – Departure (B/-/-)
You will be interested in:
- Vietnam Family Holiday package is a great choice for any family travel with children.
- The trip is designed to mix between activities of discovery and relaxation.
- Discovery the captital of Vietnam and a nice trip to Hanoi zoological garden.
- Enjoy an overnight trip on Halong Bay - the world heritage
- Discover Hoian ancient town. A great place to stay with Beach, river, rice fields and gardens.
- Saigon city exploration and Mekong Delta River Discovery on boat trip
DO YOU KNOW? THIS IS A PRIVATE TOUR AND AUTHENTIK TRAVEL COULD CUSTOMIZE IT TO FIT YOUR TRAVEL PLAN AND EXPECTATION!
Day 01 : Hanoi arrival – walking tour (2km) (D)
Our Authentik Travel’s tour guide and driver will welcome you at airport and transfer to Hotel in the city center.
Check in hotel (after 12.00 noon) or leaving your luggage at hotel and enjoy a walking in the old quarter called 36 streets. The city was built from the 10th century by the villagers by the Red River Delta. You could see the special architectural houses. They are narrow in width and deep in length. You cross to discover some typical streets such as Ma May, Hang Ma, Hang Dong, Hang Bac and Hang Gai… and tourist sites stop: Dong Xuan market – the biggest market in the northern Vietnam, Bach Ma temple ( white horse temple) and the traditional ancient house at 87 Ma May street.
Enjoy our welcome dinner at a finest local restaurant and overnight in Hanoi.
Day 02 : Hanoi – City Tour (B/L/-)
Today, we discover deeply the capital of Vietnam, filled with timeless charms, full of historical sites and beautiful culture.
Start to visit the Van Mieu (Temple of Literature) the first University of Vietnam built from the 11th century by Emperor Ly Thanh Tong.
After that, transfer to Ethnology Museum (closed every Monday) which offers a deep insight into our Vietnam cultures through traditional costumes, tools, music instruments and real typical traditional house of many minority ethnic groups.
The next will be Hanoi Zoological Garden, it is a great place for children to learn more about animals as well as a good place to relax under a lot of trees.
Lunch is served in a local restaurant and enjoy a Hanoi specialty.
In the afternoon, discover the Ho Chi Minh complex included: Presidential Palace, Ho Chi Minh House on stilts, fish pond.
For those who are interested in visit Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum: it is opened only in the morning and closed every Monday and Friday. We have to queue up sometimes to a couple of hours to go inside the mausoleum.
Transfer to the old quarter to visit the Hoan Kiem lake ( Restored Sword Lake) and Ngoc Son temples in the middle of the lake.
Enjoy a special water puppet show in the Thang Long Theater.
Overnight in Hanoi.
Day 03 : Hanoi – Halong Bay (B/L/D)
8.30am, pick up and transfer to Halong Bay
12h30 – 13h00 Embark Cruise followed by a short cruise briefing.
13h30 – 14h30 Savor a delectable lunch on cruises among the limestone islands.
15h00 – 16h00 Explore the amazing Sung Sot Cave – the most beautiful cave in Halong Bay.
16h00 – 17h00 Cruising to Titov island. Go swimming and relaxing at the beach of Titov or climb up to the top of the island for a panorama view of Halong Bay.
17h00 – 17h30 Return to the main boat and continue cruising to the quiet area while enjoy beautiful seascape on the way.
17h30 – 19h00 Enjoy Sunset Party on sundeck and admire the best moments of the day when the sun starts to set.
19h00 Dinner is served. Socialize with other guests, take part in board games, fish for squid, or just laze around.
Overnight on board.
Day 04 : Halong – Hanoi – fly to Hoian (B/L/-)
06h30 – 07h00 Start your day with Tai Chi exercises or a photo hunt.
07h00 – 07h30 Have breakfast on board and enjoy the peaceful morning of Halong Bay.
08h30 – 09h30 Kayak among the hidden areas of the bay, around the Drum Cave.
09h45 Return to the boat. Freshen up and check out of your cabin.
10h00 – 10h30 Continue your cruise exploring the Bay, passing Ba Hang fishing village, Dog Islet, and more.
10h30 – 11h30 While heading back to the harbor, watch the fruit carving demonstration and participate in the Cooking Class before enjoying a traditional Vietnamese lunch.
11h45 – 12h00 Disembark the cruise and take a transfer back to Hanoi and directly to airport for a short flight to Danang city.
On arrival, pick up and transfer to Hoian ancient town.
Note: Cruise’s activities order will be depend on each cruises and tide. It is adjustable.
Overnight in Hoian.
Day 05 : Hoian Tour (B/-/-)
After breakfast at your hotel. Enjoy a city tour in Hoian ancient town which listed in Heritage of Human.
A real treasure need to be discovered: Hoian Museum, Japanese bridge, China Town, Quan Thang ancient house, the local market and the old busy port in the 15 century for the international boat and junks from China, Netherlands, Japan, and Poland...
Finally, visit silk factory (optional) of Thang Loi known as a good address in Hoian to have tailor made silk clothes.
Embark on a small boat in Hoian town then depart to Thu Bon River which was very busy exchange place and there were a lot of international ships in the 15 century. The boat trip will take you along the river. This is a good chance for you to appreciate the landscapes of peaceful village by the river bank and admire the fishermen’s activities on the river. Enjoy the sunset in the late afternoon from April to November.
Overnight at hotel in Hoian
Day 06 : Hoian – Free day to relax at hotel or beach (B/-/-)
Free day for your family to relax at hotel or beach.
Overnight in Hoian.
Day 07 : Hoian – Danang – fly to Ho Chi Minh city (Saigon) (B/-/-)
Free in The morning,
Afternoon, transfer to Danang airport and take a flight to Saigon.
On arrival, Meet our tour guide and driver and transfer to your hotel.
Overnight in Saigon.
Day 08 : Saigon city tour (B/-/-)
After breakfast at hotel. Enjoy to explore the most famous sites in Saigon:
Visit the Reunification palace (or the war memorials Museum), the Notre Dame Cathedral and the Central Post Office inspired by the Orsay Station in Paris.
Then transfer to Cho Lon District to discover its old quarter, the wholesale Binh Tay Market and Quan Am pagoda a colorful pagoda and one of the oldest pagodas in the city, its architecture and decorations have still remained since its construction.
Overnight in Saigon.
Day 09 : Saigon – Mekong (Ben Tre)– Saigon (B/L/-)
Our tour guide and driver will meet you at your hotel for transfer to Ben Tre – a beautiful region in the Mekong Delta River, famous for making coconut candy.
Arrive in Hung Vuong pier; get on 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.
Then visit the coconut factory, and see the procedure to make coconut candy.
Continue our 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; enjoy watching the coconut ranges, rice fields and vegetable gardens. Lunch is served in the village with Elephant ear fish. A short walk will help you to discover the local life in depth. Followed by a boat ride on the small canal shaded by the wild palm trees.
Back to Saigon in the afternoon and relax.
overnight in Saigon.
Day 10 : Saigon – Departure (B/-/-)
Free till meet our driver for a transfer to airport for your flight home
- Accommodation with daily breakfast ( family room or connecting, door to door rooms)
- Private cabin on Halong Bay cruise ( Family cabin or connecting door to door cabin)
- Private car transfers
- baby seats in car ( if need/require)
- Domestic flights
- All entrance fees
- English speaking guides
- Meals as indicated (B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner)
- Vietnam Visa approval letter.
- Water on tour
- Service charges and Tax
Service Not Included
- International flight tickets from/to your country
- Travel insurance
- Meals not indicated
- Personal Expenses: laundry, drinking, telephone…
- Tips and gratuities
- Other not mentioned in the tour