Exploration Highlight of Vietnam from North to Central Vietnam with 4 star hotel in Hanoi and Da Nang+ Sapa Tour 2D3N + Halong overnight with Huong Hai Sea Life Cruise + Cooking class at Tra Que Vegestable Villages tour + Domestic flight + return airport transfer. Getaway Halong Sapa will bring the expectation service when joining your Holiday in Vietnam.
Day 1:Our Driver will pick up at airport and transfer to Mercure hotel, overnight at Mercure hotel ( No Meal)
Day 2: Check out Mercure La Gare hotel, and feel free to discover Hanoi. At 19:30 or 20:00, our tour guide will take you to Railway station to get night train to Sapa ( B)
Day 3: Pick up at Lao Cai station and Join the tour to Cat Cat, Sin chai Villages ( B/L/D)
We will pick you up at Lao Cai railway station by bus, to take you up to the township of Sapa which takes approx one hour arriving at.
08:00 am – After breakfast and a morning shower, we will start walking to Cat Cat & Sin Chai villages in the bottom of Muong Hoa valley. Enjoy the spectacular views of the beautiful valley towards Fansipan – highest peak in Viet Nam and Indochina. Go through the village of Black H’mong ethnic minority, see people weaving and embroidering their clothes, keep going down enjoy colorful rice terraces and the interesting waterfall. Come back to Sapa about.
12:30 pm – Enjoy your lunch in the hotel. Afternoon will be free time for you to explore Sapa ethnic market and town. Overnight at the hotel in Sapa.
Day 4: Y Linh Ho- Lao Chai- Ta Van Villages: ( B/L/D
Enjoy your breakfast then check out of the room, the we will walk from Sapa towards Muong Hoa valley where we can admire magnificent landscapes and trek on a small trails going to Y Linh Ho village (with Black H’mong tribe).
Trek through lush rice – terraces towards Lao Chai village, enjoy delicious lunch in the local house near by MuongHoaRiver, experiencing Black H’mong people’s daily life and traditional
culture. Next cross suspension bridges as you walk through Lao Chai village to Ta Van village inhabited by Zay minorities exhibiting strong Chinese culture. Bus ride returns to Sapa. Take a fresh shower in the hotel before heading to Lao Cai train station for the night train back to Ha Noi
Day 5: Hanoi – Halong Bay ( L/D)
Arrival Hanoi around 5 am. You will have Breakfast by your self and then join Tour to Halong as below:
7.45 Depart Ha noi to Ha Long by shuttle bus/car (Optional)
12.15 Upon arrival at Ha Long city, Sip on a refreshing welcome drink upon check in before you begin your cruise through the bay.
12.30 Transfer to cruise ship.
12.45 Check in cabin, Start sail from Bai Tu Long Bay area, Feast on a delicious lunch as you cruise among beautiful of islets (Tea pot islet, Mat Quy –Monster Face islet, Yen Ngua islet, Man’s Head islet, Tortoise islet etc.
13.00 Lunch is served in the restaurant at the first deck.
15.30 Take in the charm and tranquility of the lagoon at Luon Cave onboard a traditional rowing boat.
16.15 Back onboard and continue cruising through limestone islets.
16.30 Visit Ti Top Island where you can enjoy swimming, kayaking1 or walking up to the summit and admire a fantastic view onto Halong Bay.
18.00 Onboard the vessel, surrounded by a stunning setting in motion, attend our chef’s cooking demonstration and try your skills in the art of traditional Vietnamese cooking.
19.30 Gala Elegant dinner served onboard.
21.00 Evening activities: relax at leisure; enjoy our Movie Night, Board Games or our Massage & Spa services2. Squid fishing and chatting with your partner, friends, family. Overnight on Ha LongBay aboard Huong Hai Sealife Cruise.
DAY 6: Halong Bay – Hanoi ( B/L)
6.30 Tai Chi session on the sundeck at the break of dawn.
6.30-7.30 Coffee & tea with cookies and pastries available.
8.00 Explore Surprise Cave (Hang Sung Sot), one of the largest and most famous grottoes in the entire Halong Bay
9.30 Check out your cabin and settle bills.
9.30- 10.30 International breakfast buffet served in the restaurant
11.00 Arrive back at Ha Long city for disembarkation where your driver waits to take you back to your Hanoi. Trip ends.
You will back Hanoi and recheck in Mercure La Gare hotel- Overnight at Mercure La Gare Hotel.
Day 7:After having Breakfast. Our Driver will take you back to Noi Bai airport to get flight to Da nang- check in Thanh Binh riverside hotel- overnight at Thanh Binh Riverside hotel
On this day, you will have free time to discover Da nang
Day 8: After having Breakfast, our tour guide will pick you up to join day tour Hoi an – My Son Sanctuary.- Overnight at Thanh Binh Riverside hotel
My Son, located 50 km from Hoi An, was an imperial city during the Cham dynasty between the 4th and 12th centuries. My Son sanctuary is a large complex of religious relics that comprises of more than 70 architectural works. They include temples and towers that connect to each other with intricate red brick designs. The main component of the Cham architectural design is the tower built to reflect the divinity of the King.
08:00 am: local guide pick you up at the hotel’s lobby an depart for the ancient Chamruins of My son.Once there ,visit the Tra Kieu capital which was the the former administration center of champa kingdom.Discover the majestic ancient ruins at My son including ancient towers which were built from 4th C.Then go to the dock and board on boat cruise along Thu Bon river back to Hoian with picnic lunch.On the way we will stop at Carpentry village,Pottery village and Cam Ha fish market.
Day 9: After having Breakfast, you will join Half day trip – Cooking Class at Tra Que Villages as below:- Overnight at Thanh Binh Riverside hotel
Tra Que village is famous for very fresh vegetables and Vietnamese herbs.Most of tropical vegetables cam grow well at Tra Que and their flavor and taste are so distinctive that they can never be mistaken for products of the same kind from other localities. You.You will have a chance to learn how to make tasty traditional dishes from vegetable.
8:00 local guide pick up you at the hotel’s lobby. Take a bike to the downtown, stop by Hoi An’s colorful central market. Here you will have the opportunity to interact with the local sellers and learn about the ingredients to be used in the cooking lesson later. So make sure your camera is handy. 10:00 bike to Tra Que vegetable village. Welcome drink for rest and walk through the vegetable gardens where local farmers work on their fields using the traditional methods of hundreds of years ago, no electrical machinery here. 11:00 Work together with the chef. Learn the traditional ways of preparing and cooking Vietnamese food. After the lesson, enjoy what you have cooked.
Day 10: Depart. Our driver will take you to Da Nang Airport- Tour end.
Tour Package include:
+ 02 nights stay at Standard room – Mecure La Gare hotel on Day 1 + Day 6
+ 01 nights stay at Hotel sapa- 3 star hotel at Chau Long or Sunny Mountain hotel
+ Train tickets Ha Noi/Lao Cai return ( King Express / Pumpkin/ Livitrain train) 4 berth cabin
+ 2D1 N Halong Bay overnight with Huong Hai Sea Life Cruise ( 5 star Cruise)
+ Domestic flight from HN to Da Nang
+ Return airport pick up in Hanoi and Da nang
+ 03 nights at Thanh Binh Riverside hotel with Deluxe garden view room
+ All meals are mentioned in tour program (B= Breakfast, L= Lunch, D= Dinner).
+ Transport as tour program.
+English speaking tour guide.
+All accommodation, entrance fees, security permits.