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Code: VCT 187
12 Days
Destination: Hochinminh - Mekong Delta - Nhatrang - Myson - Hoian - Hanoi - Halong Bay - Mai Chau
Arrival City: Hochiminh
Departure City: Hanoi
Accommodations: 2 nights in Hochiminh,
2 nights in Nhatrang, 2 nights in Hoian, 4 nights in Hanoi, 1 night in Mai Chau.
Transportation: Car, Train
Tour Guide: Local English Speaking
Price: contact us at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it for price and useful information.


Day 1. Hochiminh City Arrival (D)
Day 2. Mekong Delta Excursion (B)
Day 3. Hochiminh City - Nhatrang (B)
Day 4. Nhatrang (B)
Day 5. Nhatrang - Danang - Hoian (B, L)
Day 6. Hoian - Myson - Cooking (B, L)
Day 7. Hoian - Danang - Hanoi (B, D)
Day 8. Hanoi (B)
Day 9. Hanoi - Halong Bay - Hanoi (B, L)
Day 10. Hanoi - Maichau (B, L)
Day 11. Mai Chau - Hanoi (B, L)
Day 12. Hanoi Departure (B, L)

Day 1: Hochiminh City Arrival (D)

Welcome to Vietnam Culture Tour to Essential Highlights of Vietnam. On arrival at Hochiminh City Airport, our tour guide will greet and transfer you by private car to your hotel. In the evening, be our guest at Vietnamese restaurant for welcome dinner with authentic Vietnamese cuisines. Overnight at hotel in Hochiminh City.

Day 2: Mekong Delta Excursion (B, L)
Today, Depart for the Mekong Delta Tour. The first stop is My Tho City where you embark on boat to visit colorful Cai Be Floating Market and privately-owned factories that produce rice papers and coconut candies then enjoy sampan trip to smaller tributaries and canals. In the afternoon,  Drive to  back to Hochiminh City. The balance of the day is free at leisure and stay overnight in Hochiminh City.
Day 3: Hochiminh City - Nhatrang (B)
Today, our exploration begins with a visit to the Po Nagar Temples, an outstanding example of Cham architecture, situated on Mount Cu Lao where you can have panoramic views of Nhatrang Bay. From here enjoy the leisure cruise to Cu Lao Fish Market. Next is to visit the impressive Long Son Pagoda, Oceanographic Institute. Stay overnight at hotel in Nha Trang.

Day 4. Nhatrang (B)
Today, after breakfast at your hotel, enjoy private boat trip in Nhatrang Bay to Tri Nguyen Aquarium, the Mot Island and the Mun Island where you can enjoy swimming or snorkeling and diving in crystal water. In the afternoon, visit Bai Tranh Beach and take boat back to mainland. Overnight at hotel in Nhatrang.

Day 5. Nhatrang - Danang - Hoian (B, L)
Transfer to the airport for a short flight to Danang, Upon arrival, visit the Cham Museum, the last collection of Champa Kingdom and drive over the 'Pass of Ocean and Clouds'. In the afternoon, enjoy a walking tour to Japanese Covered Bridge, Phung Hung Ancient House, Phuc Kien Assembly Hall and Chua Ong Pagoda. Have lunch at local restaurant with traditional food. enjoy biking tour to Tra Que Village where you can join farming activities with local people then continue biking tour to Cua Dai Tropical Beach. The balance of the day is at leisure on Cua Dai Beach. Overnight at hotel in Hoian

Day 6. Hoian - Myson - Cooking (B, D)
After your breakfast, go to My Son, the imperial city of the Champa Empire. My Son Sancturary is a complex of more than 70 temples and towers which were built to worship the gods who protect the king and the Kingdom of Champa. UNESCO labeled the Cham architecture in My Son as a World Cultural Heritage Site in1999. In the afternoon, go back to Hoian for cooking class in local restaurant. The class begins with walking tour to market where the Chef will introduce Vietnamese ingredients, spices and herbs. After the market, you will concentrate in the kitchen to learn 5 traditional dishes. After the class, dinner will be served to sample all the different dishes prepared during the class. Tonight, free at leisure and stay overnight in Hoian.

Day 7: Hoi An - Danang - Hanoi (B, D)

Transfer to Danang Airport for a short flight to the capital city of Hanoi. In the afternoon, tour highlights of Hanoi including Vietnam National Fine Art Museum and enjoy a walking tour to the old quarter of Hanoi. Tonight, enjoy dinner at Cha Ca La Vong, the most famous restaurant in Hanoi  , it is listed in travel book " 1000 places to see before you die". Stay overnight at hotel in Hanoi.

Day 8: Hanoi (B)
After breakfast at your hotel, enjoy morning tour to Ho Chi Minh Complex including Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, the Presidential Palace, Ho Chi Minh’s House on Stilt and One Pillar Pagoda, then visit Temple of Literature for doctoral stone steles, one of Vietnam Heritages listed by UNSECO. In the afternoon, Visit Vietnam Museum of Ethnology, the attractive collection of 54 ethnic minorities in Vietnam, then make your way to Hoan Kiem Lake for Ngoc Son Temple, Imperial Citadel of Thang Long recognized by UNESCO as a world cultural heritage site in 2010. In the evening you will be entertained with Ca tru. ‘Ca Tru’, also known as “hat a dao” or “hat noi” (ceremonial singing) which dates back to the 15th century, has also been listed among 12 intangible global cultural heritage traditions by UNESCO in 2010. Overnight at hotel in Hanoi.

Day 9: Hanoi - Halong Bay - Hanoi (B, L)
Today, Leaving Hanoi by road for Halong Bay, the world natural heritage site in 1994, enjoy drive though the rural area with scenic view of rice paddy field in the Red River Delta. You may be lucky enough to see cows or pigs on motor bike or Vietnamese kids ridding on water buffalo while flying Vietnam Kites. On the way, enjoy tasty coffee at Vietnam Handicraft Center. Upon arrival, check in Vietnamese wooden junk and start journey along the spectacular limestone islands, floating villages while having sea food lunch, then disembark to visit Thien Cung Cave, one of the most beautiful grottoes in Halong Bay. Continue our cruise in Halong Bay passing floating village, beautiful islands and sandy beaches. Disembark after 4 hours then drive back to Hanoi. Stay overnight in Hanoi.

Day 10: Hanoi - Mai Chau (B)
Today, enjoy morning drive to Hoa Binh through very beautiful countryside roads passing ethnic minority villages, stunning mountains and evergreen valley. Upon arrival, check in Mai Chau Lodge which is a heavenly world offering you the ultimate in natural relaxation. Swimming pools and a variety of leisure facilities. Enjoy dinner and stay overnight at hotel.

Day 11: Mai Chau - Hanoi (B, D)
Morning, continue our walk to the other direction for 2 hours then visit to local market and Thai ethnic minority. Enjoy lunch then travel back to Hanoi. Free at leisure then go to local restaurant for dinner. Stay overnight in Hanoi.

Day 12: Departure (B)
You are free at leisure for shopping until transfer to Hanoi Airport for onward flight or domestic extention. Thank you for joining our Vietnam Culture Tour and wish you had a wonderful culture exploration.

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