Itinerary Details

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Day 1 - Welcome to Vietnam!

Welcome to Vietnam! On arrival at Noi Bai Airport in Hanoi, our tour guide greets you at the airport and transfer to hotel in the center of Hanoi. Hotel checks in upon arrival, the rest of the day is yours to relax, or head out into the city for a little adventure on your own.

Accommodation: Damsels Hanoi Boutique Hotel

Day 2 - Stroll around Hanoi & Water Puppet show

In the morning, you will visit Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, Ho Chi Minh House on StiltsOne Pillar Pagoda, Hoa Lo prison and Temple of Literature (the first university in Hanoi). After lunch, you will visit Museum of Ethnology and take a rickshaw ride through the Old Quarter about 1 hour. Then pay a visit to Hoan Kiem LakeNgoc Son Temple. The tour comes to an end by enjoying a Water Puppet Show to learn more about Vietnamese traditional culture. 

Ho Chi Minh House on Stilts
Ho Chi Minh House on Stilts
The Jade Mountain Temple ( Ngoc Son Temple)
The Jade Mountain Temple ( Ngoc Son Temple)
Hanoi Temple of Literature
Hanoi Temple of Literature
Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum
Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum
Water Puppets
Water Puppets
One Pillar Pagoda
One Pillar Pagoda
Hoan Kiem Lake
Hoan Kiem Lake
Hanoi Rickshaw Ride
Hanoi Rickshaw Ride
Accommodation: Damsels Hanoi Boutique Hotel

Day 3 - Head to Halong Bay and Overnight on Board

After breakfast, you will take a private transfer for about 3 hrs to Halong City, where you will begin your one and a half days' Halong Bay cruise. You will board the tradtional Vietnamese junk in the afternoon and cruise around the Halong Bay's limestone islets and caves doted the sea and see the sun set over the clam waters at the deck. Enjoy a wonderful dinner at evening. All meals are included during your stay on board. There are also a variety of optional activities waiting for you. Such as swimming, kayaking, diving...etc.  

Ha Long Bay
Ha Long Bay
Accommodation: Bhaya Classic Premium Cruises

Day 4 - Morning Activities & Back to Hanoi

Wake up early this morning to catch the sunrise over the bay with a Tai Chi lesson on the sundeck. Continue cruising and you can choose either kayak or traditional rowing boat to around discovering local life on the waters. Disembark at Tuan Chau International Passenger Port at around 10:30 am, where your guide and driver will wait you and drive you back to Hanoi (about 3 hrs). 

Tai Chi lesson (Halong Bay)
Tai Chi lesson (Halong Bay)

Accommodation

  • 2 Nights in Hanoi
  • 1 Night in Ha Long Bay
Damsels Hanoi Boutique Hotel
Damsels Hanoi Boutique Hotel
Damsels Hanoi Boutique Hotel
Damsels Hanoi Boutique Hotel
Damsels Hanoi Boutique Hotel
Room Type:Superior Room
Bhaya Classic Premium Cruises
Bhaya Classic Premium Cruises
Bhaya Classic Premium Cruises
Bhaya Classic Premium Cruises
Bhaya Classic Premium Cruises
Bhaya Classic Premium Cruises
Room Type:Premium Balcony Cabin

What's included

AccommodationInternational-standard
Day1-2 Damsels Hanoi Boutique Hotel
Day3 Bhaya Classic Premium Cruises

Carefully selected accommodation with breakfast

Accommodation based on two people sharing (for each person not sharing a room, the single supplement will be added)

  • Well screened Hotels

    Handpicked hotels with good service and spacious room.

  • Super nice location

    Downtown location with convenient transportation and many good restaurants nearby.

TransportPrivate & Air-conditioned

All mentioned internal flights, trains, and cruises

Private & air-conditioned vehicle with ample space

  • Best-time flight

    No early get up. No late arrival.

  • Better seats

    Select seats for you as spacious as possible, such as exit row or bulkhead with more legroom.

GuidePrivate & Professional

Expert English-speaking local guide

MealsSafe & Authentic

All meals specified in the itinerary

  • Satisfying food

    Your special request on food can always be satisfied, no matter it relates to religion or medical purpose!

  • Local specialities

    Traditional local food is delicious and its specialities are worth searching out with our local guide!

  • Little snack

    Wanna try authentic local snack? Please follow us!

SupportUseful Package & 24/7 Local Service

Bottles of drinking water and cold towels per guest per day

24/7 helpline while you are travelling

ExcursionsAll listed in the above Itnerary

All excursions specified in the itinerary

All entrance fees specified in the itinerary

Not included
Flights

Flights before and after the tour are not included in the tour price. You can organize your flights separately at any point.

4 Reviews

4.8/5
Olabode

Our travel advisor Cathy recommend a great experience for us! Our guide and driver were so helpful in getting us around the city. We saw the Water Puppet show and took the boat to Halong Bay. The landscape and beautiful caves is so amazing and the big boat is really a good experience.

Salomea

We had an amazing trip to Halong Bay Tour. Everything detail was perfect. Our drivers, airport reps, and tour guides were awesome. All the hotel are good! Stroll around Hanoi is a excellent experience.

Simona

Fantastic trip. Loved our itinerary!!! Highly recommend the trip!

Ilaria

The tour was excellent.

service

our driver
Professional Guides & Drivers

We offer professional private tour guides with over 10-year experience, well-performed vehicles less than 5-year service life and licensed drivers with 5-year practice. Each of our employees undergoes rigorous screening before they can join our network.

our hotel
Well-selected Scenic spots and Hotel

All the hotels we advised have been inspected by our team and we spend time each year to top up our knowledge on the spot. Continuing Positive feedbacks on them from former customers because of their outstanding and unique characters.

local
Local Available 7/24

You will have our local team's urgency contact number and we are available whenever and wherever. If you meet any problem or need any help, just make a phone call and everything will be settled down at a time.

welcome kit
Warm Welcome Kits

We provide the welcome kits for each customer, you will receive the SIM card, city map, a bottle of drinking water and a cool towel per guest per day for FREE. Get all first-step information and useful tips in one profile and make your first tour simple and easy.