Day 01: HANOI ARRIVAL
Our tour guide will meet and greet you upon arrival to Hanoi City- the capital city of Vietnam, is an elegant city located on the banks of the Red River with tranquil Restored Sword Lake at its heart. North of the lake are the bustling streets of the Old Quarter, each street named after the trade that used to take place there. Much of the city was transformed by the French when it became a French protectorate in the 1880s and there are wide boulevards and large colonial buildings which are now home to government departments and foreign embassies. Transferring to your hotel in the city center to refresh. Overnight at hotel in Hanoi City.
Day 02: HANOI SIGHTSEEING TOURS (Breakfast)
Full day city tour to visit landmarks and other the major interesting sites like Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, One Pillar Pagoda, The Temple of Literature "Vietnam’s 1st University built in the 10th C". Break time for lunch and we will visit the Vietnam National History of Museum with good collection of prehistoric artifacts and everyday items of early history through eras and dynasties. Then we will take 1 hour by cyclo ride through Hanoi’s Old Quarters to experience daily life of people who are living in the oldest parts of the city, Enjoying the famous traditional water puppetry show in Thang Long Theatre where you will have chance to get a general picture of the daily activities typical to Vietnam’s rural areas. Back to the hotel and overnight in Hanoi.
Day 03: HANOI - HALONG BAY (Breakfast /Lunch /Diner)
Morning depart for Halong Bay, we go through the scenic countryside. The wondrous Halong Bay is truly one of Vietnam’s most impressive scenic sights. Heading out of the town we embark on a boat for an exploration of the legendary Halong Bay. This exciting five hour cruise will provide us a fantastic view of the picturesque scenery blending with the sky and some 3,000 limestone islands rising amazingly from the clear and emerald water. The limestone karsts formations are littered with beaches, grottoes and beautiful caves. Along the way we will anchor for a leisurely swim in a secluded cove and an enjoyable visit to one of the many hidden grottoes beneath towering cliffs. Stay overnight on the Junk Cruise
Day 04: HALONG BAY – HANOI (Breakfast /Lunch)
Waking up and having breakfast served onboard. Continue cruising around the bay. Take sampan to visit Luon Cave and come back to the boat. Having brunch before disembarking and van will pick you up at the pier and transfer back to Hanoi. Visit Dong Trieu ceramic and pottery village on the way. Arrive in Hanoi at 04:00 pm. Free at leisure. Overnight in Hanoi
Day 05: HANOI - HOI AN ( Breakfast)
At Leisure and then you will be taken to the airport in Hanoi to take 1 hour flight to Danang City, famous for China Beach and the former R&R for US servicemen. Pick up upon arrival and transfer to Hoi An. Visit the fascinating Cham Museum, famous China Beach and the Marble Mountains en route to charming Hoi An. Hoi An Ancient Town is an exceptionally well-preserved example of a South-East Asian trading port dating from the 15th to the 19th century. Its buildings and its street plan reflect the influences, both indigenous and foreign, that have combined to produce this unique heritage site. At leisure for the rest of day and overnight in Hoi An.
Day 06: HOI AN HALF DAY TOURS ( Breakfast)
Known as Faifo to early Western traders, Hoi An was one of South East Asia’s major international ports and today it still retains that special old-world feel. Enjoy a walking tour through the Old Quarters to see the town’s landmarks of Japanese Covered Bridge, ancient Assembly Hall, Phuc Kien Temple and then we take a river trip and you will enjoy the scenery along the Thu Bon River and the general view of Hoi An Ancient Town. Visit Cam Kim mattress making village, carpentry village of Kim Bong and Dai Chiem Estuary. Hoi An is also famous for its large number of tailor shops, so if you want to have a new wardrobe made up, this is the time to do it. Overnight in Hoi An
Day 07: Hoi An - Nha Trang ( Breakfast)
Free at leisure until we transfer you to Danang airport to take 1 hour flight to Nha Trang City - "The Top 100 Best Beach & Bay City in the World" ranked by the Forbes and Conde Nast Leisure & Travel Magazine. Nha Trang is a popular seaside resort known for its palm-lined white sand beaches and clear turquoise water. Some islands in Nha Trang are paradise for those who are interested in snorkeling and scuba diving. At leisure and overnight in Nha Trang.
Day 08: NHA TRANG ISLAND TOURS (Breakfast /Lunch)
Experience the coast of Nha Trang aboard a boat as you set out in the morning for the first stop at the Tri Nguyen Aquarium. You will then head out to Hon Mun Island where you have the chance for swimming and snorkeling in the crystal clear waters. From here, continue to Hon Tam Island where you have the choice of relaxing on the beach or for the energetic – there is a choice of water sports. Lunch stop is at the fishing village of Lang Chai where there is time to explore before boarding the boat back to Nha Trang harbor. If time permits, we will visit the Po Nagar Towers, an outstanding of ancient Cham architecture and then touring around Dam Market before transfer you back to the hotel. At Leisure.
Day 09: NHA TRANG AT LEISURE ( B)
You will be at leisure for whole day at resort in Nha Trang.
Day 10: NHA TRANG ( Breakfast)
You will be at leisure for whole day at resort in Nha Trang.
Day 11: NHA TRANG - SAIGON CITY ( Breakfast)
Transfer back to Saigon City by flight. You will be transferred by private car to hotel in Saigon City. At Leisure for the rest of day. Overnight at hotel in Saigon
Day 12: SAIGON - MEKONG DELTA (Breakfast /Lunch)
Leave your hotel at 7.30 for a 3-hour drive to Cai Be with stop en route at Trung Luong Bonsai garden for a tea break. Upon arrival, board a motorized boat to visit the popcorn cake, rice paper making family before visiting the lively floating market of Cai Be. Then continue by boat towards Vinh Long province to see the diverse fish traps in order to learn a kind of lazy fishing. After cruising along small shady canals, we step ashore and take a chance to watch a typical and interesting music show of the Mekong cultural life. Lunch is at the home/ bonsai garden. Afternoon, take a walk for about half an hour to enjoy the rural peaceful atmosphere of the countryside life, on the way we can also stop en route to learn more about fruit trees. Drive back to Saigon. Overnight in Saigon City.
Day 13: SAIGON AT LEISURE ( Breakfast)
Today you will be free for shopping or relax by your own way.
Day 14: SAIGON DEPARTURE ( Breakfast)
Free at leisure until transferring to Tan Son Nhat airport to take departure flight. It is time to say goodbye Vietnam and we wish you a safe and nice journey back to home. HOME SWEET HOME. End of service.
Benefits for Honeymooners for 2011 & 2012
(Applied For Signature Class Only)
+ Free air ticket upgrades to Business Class upon availability
+ Fresh flowers arrangements in-room everyday
+ 1/2 bottle of sparkling wine upon arrival at resorts in Nha Trang and Hoi An
+ 02 Spa treatments at luxurious spa salons in Hanoi and Saigon City.
+ Set-menu dinners with at local restaurants in Hanoi and Saigon City
Our price includes:
ü Breakfast and accommodation sharing a twin or double room.
ü Pick-ups and transfers by private air-conditioned vehicle as specified in the itinerary above
ü Candle-lit dinner as specified
ü A performance of local guitarist at welcome dinner
ü Domestic flight tickets: Hanoi – Danang - Nha Trang - Ho Chi Minh City, including domestic airport taxes.
ü The services of experienced English-speaking guides as indicated in the itinerary by the letter ‘G’ (please note: guides will be on hand from pick-up until guests’ return to their hotel or reaching their destination). Free days or part days will not include the services of a guide unless requested and included in the final itinerary.
ü Travel by private, air-conditioned vehicles with an experienced, safe driver.
ü Where necessary, entry fees for all visits as mentioned in the programme.
ü Lunches and dinners, as specified, in the best local restaurants, picnics where suitable restaurants are not available.
ü VAT and other taxes
Our price does not include:
ü International flight tickets and airport tax.
ü Dinners, except as specified above.
ü Drinks, gratuities and personal expenses.
ü Travel Insurance.
ü Tips and gratuities