Vietnam Highlights Tour 10days 9 nights depart from Ha Noi

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Hue
Hue

 

Ha Noi city tour with food street at evening

Hoan Kiem lake
Hoan Kiem lake

Visit Ho Chi Minh Complex, containing Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, the Presidential Palace, Ho Chi Minh’s house on stilts and One Pillar Pagoda. Continue to the Temple of Literature, Vietnam’s first university. In the afternoon, visit Hoan Kiem lake, Ngoc Son temple, Tran Quoc pagoda and Quan Thanh temple. Enjoy a cyclo ride around the old quarter from Hang Dau to Hang Gai streets.

Ha Noi – Ha Long

Ha Long bay
Ha Long bay

Depart for Halong through the Red River Delta. Transfer to Dragon Pearl’s junk and enjoy a welcome drink and a splendid lunch of local seafood. Enjoy a wonderful sunset dinner in the beautiful restaurant before retiring to the comfort of your cabin.

Ha Long – Ha Noi – Hue

Hue
Hue

The cruise then continues, passing more interesting formations such as Ti Tot and Soi Sim Beaches, Ngon Tay (Finger) islet, Thien Nga (Swan) islet and Ga Choi (Fighting Cock) islet. Return to Halong City. Have lunch on boat.  Transfer to Noi Bai airport to board flight VN 1545 to Hue (20.10-21.20).

Hue – Da Nang – Hoi An

Depart for Hoi An, stop for photos and sightseeing at the Hai Van pass, Lang Co beach, and Marble mountain. Lunch at the local restaurant. In the afternoon, stroll around town and visit the Japanese Covered Bridge, a Pottery Museum, Tân Kỳ old house, the Cantonese congregation, silk street of Hội An, and Danang-style temples and pagodas.

 

Hoian
Hoian

Hoi An – Da Nang – Ho Chi Minh City Tour

Transfer to Danang airport for boarding flight VN 1309 to Ho Chi Minh City (9.30-10.40). Pick up and transfer to your hotel. A sightseeing tour to the Reunification Palace, which was the former residence of the President of South Vietnam until the end of April 1975.Take a tour of town and visit Thien Hau & Quan Am pagoda. After seeing the Emperor Jade Pagoda and the War Remnants Museum we end the city tour with Ben Thanh market where anything and everything is for sale.

Ho Chi Minh city – Tay Ninh – Cu Chi

Cu Chi tunnels
Cu Chi tunnels

After breakfast we drive west to Tay Ninh, headquarters of the Cao Dai religion which is a symbol of the curious combination of Confucianism, Taoism and Buddhism. On the way back, visit the Cu Chi Tunnels, an underground network of tunnels constructed by Vietnamese fighters during the struggle for independence. Return to Ho Chi Minh City.

Ho Chi Minh city – Cai Be floating market

Depart for Cai Be, stopping to take photos in Tan An town overlooking picturesque flat rice fields. On arrival in Cai Be, set off by motor boat to visit the Cai Be floating markets and watch the locals trading fruit and many other commodities on board their vessels. Then wander into a small village to visit an orchard and fruit plantation.  Enjoy a lunch of fresh river food served in the heart of a garden accompanied by traditional southern Vietnamese folk music. Take a deli. Meet the driver in Vinh Long. Return to Ho Chi Minh City.

Ho Chi Minh city – departure

Breakfast at your hotel. Free leisure time to explore before tour transfer to the airport for departure.