8 DAYS/ 7 NIGHTS NORTH VIETNAM HIGHLIGHT

Type car
Interest short package tours
Departure daily
Group 20

Tour price: 480 USD
Length: 8 Days
City: from Hanoi
Tour code: VI-GTHAN05
Highlight: 8 days/ 7 nights package tour visit Ha Long bay, Hanoi old quarter, Sapa trekking and Ninh Binh

Day 1: Hanoi arrival (no meal)
A driver will pick you up at the airport and take you to the hotel located in Hanoi Old Quarter, just few minutes walk to Hoan Kiem Lake – enjoy a welcome drink and discover Hanoi Old quarter at night. No meals included.

Day 2: Ninh Binh tour (B,L)
Visit Ninh Binh Province, Hoa Lu Ancient Capital, King Dinh and King Le’s temples and Tam Coc Wharf. Lunch with Vietnamese cuisine and take a ride on sampan boats through caves and bike through breathtaking countryside.

Day 3: Hanoi – Halong cruise tour (B,L,D)
Our bus and tour guide will pick you up at hotel at approx 07:30 till 08:00 a.m then transfer to Halong Bay. Stop enroute in Hai Duong City for refreshment around 20 minutes.
On arrival, enjoy a warm welcome aboard the Majestic cruise (or Scopion cruise) and drink in the spectacular vista during our passage into this magical bay. Cruise briefings and check-in your traditionally styled cabin on Majestic cruise. Vietnamese lunch is served while passing the symbol of Ha Long bay “Fighting Cocks” Rock.
Visit Sung Sot Amazing cave with many stalactites in numerous attractive forms and shapes.
There will be plenty of time for kayaking, swimming and sunbathing (weather permitted) as you anchor for a night on the bay. Enjoy a wonderful delectable seafood dinner, Cuttle fishing & Karaoke singing before relaxing in your comfortable cabin. Overnight on Majestic Cruise.

Day4: Ha Long Bay – Hanoi (B/L)
Wake up, enjoy fresh atmosphere on one of the Worlds Natural Heritage Sites Halong Bay. After breakfast, our chef teaches you how to decorate dishes with flowers made by vegetables and fruits or roots while cruising around the bay and back to habour. Lunch at local restaurant in Halong City.
After lunch, get on bus and return to Ha Noi. Short-break enroute in Hai Duong city for refreshment around 20 minutes. Arrive Ha Noi at approx 17.30.
9:00pm transfer to the train station for an overnight train to Lao Cai.
Overnight on the train (Share the 4 berth Cabin).

Day 5: Lao Cai – Sapa trekking (B,L)
Arrive in Sapa and begin trekking down the valley to the Muong Hoa stream and Black H’mong village – Lao Chai village (Black H’mong is one of the biggest minority groups in the Sapa). After that, you will continue your trekking along the paddy fields to Ta Van village to lean about the ‘Zay’ people. You’ll return to Sapa in the afternoon and discovering the town during the evening.
Overnight in Sapa

Day 6: Sapa Trekking (B,L,D)
Trek to visit two villages of the Black H’mong (Catcat and SinChai) as well as the waterfall and hydroelectric power station established by the French. Take in stunning landscapes of green forests and beautiful scenery along the way and walk back to Sapa town. Head back to Hanoi via overnight train (Share the 4 berth Cabin).

Day 7: Hanoi free day 
Explore charming Hanoi at your leisure and stay overnight in the Flower Hotel. Checkin time: 12:00pm

Day 8 (B)
Breakfast at the hotel then transfer back to the airport. 

Inclusion
  • 2 ways airport transfers
  • 3 nights hotel in Hanoi,
  • 1 Nights hotel in Sapa
  • 2 nights on the sleeper train
  • Hanoi tour
  • Ninh Binh tour
  • Halong bay cruise tour
  • Sapa trekking tours
  • 2 ways overnight train ticket with soft seats with air-con
  • Local English tour guide
  • All entrance fees
  • Meals as indicated as in itinerary
Exclusion
  • Visa for Vietnam
  • International flight to and from Vietnam
  • Travel insurance
  • Drinking
  • Tips for tour guide and driver
Hotel list
  • Hanoi: Angel Palace hotel or similar
  • Sapa: Sunny mountain hotel  or similar
  • Halong bay: Majestic cruise or similar
Children policy
  • Children under 5 years old: FOC
  • Children from 5 to 10 pay 70%, sharing bed with parent
  • Children from 11 year old up: consider as adult

  • Days Place Duration:
  • Day 1: Ha Noi City Ha Noi City
  • Day 2: Ninh Binh Ninh Binh
  • Day 3: Halong Bay Halong Bay
  • Day 4: Ha Noi City Ha Noi City
  • Day 5: Lao Cai Lao Cai
  • Day 6: TT Sapa Trek TT Sapa
  • Day 7: Ha Noi Free Day Ha Noi City
  • Day 8: Transfer back to the airport Ha Noi City