Group size: 2 - 10, and just one group a day

Located in Southeast Asia, Vietnam is a small and beautiful country with victorious history, profound patriotism and wonderful landscapes. Exploring the beauty of the country with its people and culture should be done once in one’s lifetime.

Travel from Ho Chi Minh City to Hanoi and experience dynamic cities, tranquil backwaters, imperial ruins, faded colonial elegance and picture-perfect landscapes dotted with reminders of the past. Explore the narrow cobbled streets of Hoi An’s Ancient Town, slurp on noodly pho in Ha Noi and cruise the gentle Perfume River in Hue as you uncover the very best of Vietnam.

Destinations: Da Nang, Hoi An, Cham Island, Hiep Duc & Que Son, Hue, Ha Noi, Ha Long Bay, Lan Ha Bay, Sapa, Cat Cat Village, Sin Chai Village, Y Linh Ho Village, Lao Chai Village, Ta Van Village, Ho Chi Minh City, Cu Chi, Mekong, Phan Thiet, Bana Hill, Ling Ung Pagoda, Spring Park, My Khe Beach.

Price Includes

  • Meals: 23 breakfast, 14 lunch, 11 dinner
  • Accommodation: 17 nights at Hotel 3 stars, 7 nights at Hotel 4 stars, 1 night on board, 1 night on Van, 1 nights on train.
  • Transportation: 3 flights, boats, trains, cars.
  • Entrance fees for Vietnam attractions, as per itinerary

Price Excludes

  • Hotel EARLY check in & LATE check out
  • Peak season surcharge & compulsory dinner in the accommodation.
  • Transport to or from Vietnam
  • Visa services.
  • Drinks, gratuities and personal expenses.

Trip Itinerary

  • DAY 1 - VISIT HIEP DUC – GO TO RURAL MARKET- COOKING WITH LOCAL PEOPLE – VIET AN LAKE – COFFEE AT NIGHT (B/L/D)

    In the morning, we will pick you up at your hotel and go to the villages by car. There we will einjoy breakfast with Vietnamese rolls - a specialty every foreigner should try. After that, we arrive at Dong Phu market and buy something for lunch by yourself with cash that Village Trip prepares for you. You will join in cooking Vietnamese meal and enjoy lunch with their family.

    In the afternoon, we move to Viet An lake by bicycle. Here, you will experience fishing, netting and sailing upstream in order to sightsee as well as enjoy the atmosphere. 
    After visiting the Viet-An lake, we will be warmly welcomed to the cassava noodle village and have dinner there. Finishing dinner, you have a great chance to try some local snacks and coffee while listening to music.

  • DAY 2 - VISIT QUE SON – MAKE CASSAVA NOODLES AND RICE PAPER- RELAX AT NUOC MAT SPRING- PLAY FOLK GAMES (B/L/D)

    We visit Dong Phu cassava noodles village. You can make your own cassava noodles and rice pancakes - a unique experience you cannot find anywhere else. After that, you can wander by bicycle around.

    Then, we take you to Nuoc Mat springs which is endowed with stunning original beauty by each little stream running through the woods and each waterfall pouring down from the top of the sky. After that, we enjoy lunch with chicken of Le pass (Deo Le). 

    In the afternoon, we continue going to the pool in mountain, swim and enjoy the beautiful scenery around. Here, You will experience with playing Vietnamese folk games: Mandarin Square Capturing, Ganh chess, etc..

     

  • DAY 3 - DANANG CITY TOUR- MY KHE BEACH- MARBLE MOUNTAIN- MASSAGES (B/L/D)

    Relax on My Khe Beach in the morning for swimming, sunbathing, running or walking. Next, we visit Marble Mountain (one of top spectacular sights of Vietnam) and discover the impressive caves inside. Here you can visit the five element Marble Mountain, admire the stone carving skills at Non Nuoc Stone Carving Village. In the evening, you will be massaged and relaxed in spa to end of a hard day.
    Free at leisure to excursion Da Nang by night.

  • DAY 4 - VISIT CHAM ISLAND – HAI TANG PAGODA- SWIMMING, SNORKELING- TRADITIONAL FISHING VILLAGE (B/L/D)

    08h00 - 08h30 : Our driver and tour guide will pick you up from your hotel or private address at Da Nang depature for Cua Dai tourists harbour
    You have a chance to see Vietnam wonderful landscape on the way from Da Nang to Hoi an
    Arrive Hoi an harbour - get on speed boat departure for Cham Island - Our profesional tourist guide will show you arround and tell you about Cham Island and its history - Visit Lang village , Marine protected area, boat shelter, Hai Tang pagoda, fishing village & local market on Cham Island.
    Then get back on board and go swimming and snorkeling to see the coral reef and biology system of Cham islands.
    Visit Bai Ong beach & enjoy lunch at Cham Island
    Free and easy to swimming on beach or explore Cham Island in your style
    14h30 : Get on speed boat back to Cua Dai tourists harbour
    16h00 : Transfer you back to your hotel or private address - Time to say good bye

  • DAY 5 - HUE - VISIT FAMOUS LANDMARKS IN HUE - ENJOY DELICIOUS LOCAL DISHES OF HUE (B/L/D)

    We will pick you up at your hotel, Transfer to Haivan pass. Take a rest in Lang Co Beach.Then we visit the famous forbidden Gate of the Noon (Ngo Mon) and many temples and worship places (Trieu Mieu, Hung Mieu, Thai Mieu) inside the City.
    At noon, we have lunch with special food of Hue "Bun bo"
    In the afternoon, we discover tomb of Nguyen emperors, including Gia Long Tomb, Tu Duc Tomb, Minh Mang Tomb, Dong Khanh Tomb, Khai Dinh Tomb,Thien Mu pagoda, Dong Ba Market. Here, the tour guide will tell you about history of the emperors and typical cultures in each era.

  • DAY 6 - HOI AN ANCIENT TOWN (B/L/D)

    We take you go to Cua Dai Beach (Hoi An) for a break. Then we visit traditional villages like Tra Que Vegetables, Thanh Ha Pottery Village. There, we will see the rural products of villages and join in farm work with farmers - that will bring to you unforgetable moments. In the evening, we will have a romantic scene with boat trip in the river and release the flower-garlands into the water for wishes.

     

  • DAY 7 - DA NANG - HA NOI (D)

    Pick up by our guide at the Noi Bai airport and be transferred to your hotel in the center of the city. Enjoy a brief driving orientation tour of Hoa Kiem Lake, the French Quarter and Old Quarter of Hanoi en – route to your hotel.
    You can use the next few hours to rest or explore the surroundings on your own or take a Cyclo ride through the Old Town of Hanoi.
    Hanoi, a city between the rivers, built from lowland, Hanoi has many scenic lakes and sometime is called “city of lakes”. Among its lakes, the most famous are Hoan Kiem Lake, West Lake, Bay Mau Lake…As the capital of Vietnam for almost a thousand years, Hanoi is considered to be the cultural centre of Vietnam, where every dynasty has left behind their imprint. Even though some relics have not survived through wars and time, the city still has many interesting cultural and historic monuments for visitors and residents alike…

  • DAY 8 - HA NOI - HA LONG BAY (B/L/D)

    08h00 – 08h30: Pick-up at hotel and start the scenic, 3 and ½ hour drive to HalongBay.

    12h30 – 13h00: Embark on V’Spirit Classic Cruise followed by a short cruise briefing.

    13h30 – 15h30: Savor a delectable lunch as V’Spirit Classic cruises among the limestone islands.

    15h30 – 16h30: Explore the amazing Sung Sot Cave – the nicest cave in Halong Bay.

    16h30 – 17h30: Return to the main boat and continue cruising to the quite area while enjoy beautiful seascape on the way.

    17h30 – 19h00: Cooking class and sunset party on sundeck

    19h00: Dinner is served. Socialize with other guests, take part in board games, fish for squid, or just laze around.

    Overnight on board.  

  • DAY 9 - LAN HA BAY – HALONGBAY – HANOI – NIGHT TRAIN TO SAPA (B/L)

    06h30 – 07h30: Start your day with Tai Chi exercises or a photo hunt

    07h30 – 08h30: Have breakfast on board while the boat starts cruising to the Natural Preservation Zone.

    08h30 – 09h30: Kayaking to explore around the area or visit a floating house and learn about the daily life of the local fishermen who live there…

    09h30: Return to the boat. Freshen up and check out of your cabin.

    09h30 – 10h30:  Continue your cruise exploring the Bay, passing Ba Hang fishing village, Dog Islet, and more.

    10h30 – 11h30 : While heading back to the habor, watch the fruit carving demonstration before enjoying a traditional Vietnamese lunch.

    12h00 – 12h30 : Disembark V’Spirit Classic

    12h30 – 13h00: Transfer back to Hanoi.

    Trip back Hanoi at around 17h00. Drop off at your hotel. Rest of time is free at leisure.

    20:00: our guide comes to your hotel, transfer to Hanoi train station for your night train to Laocai.
    Soft sleeper, wooden 4-berth sharing cabin on tourist carriage train.

  • DAY 10 - SAPA – CAT CAT – SIN CHAI VILLAGE (B/L/D)

    The train will pull in in the morning at Lao Cai station, near the border of China, you will be met by your guide for the 38 miles drive to Sapa, the premier destination of northwest Vietnam.
    Enjoy your breakfast and relax at a local restaurant. Then venture out to discover the beautiful mountain landscapes and ethnic minority groups of Sapa. Your guide will take you on a 2 hours trekking to the village of Cat Cat and Sin Chai from here you will trek down to the valley among the terraced fields and meet the hill tribes people, get to know their way of life, cultures and traditions. Get back to Sapa town in the afternoon. Stay over night at the hotel in Sapa town.

  • DAY 11 - SAPA – Y LINH HO VILLAGE, LAO CHAI VILLAGE, TA VAN VILLAGE – NIGHT TRAIN TO HANOI (B/L/D)

    A whole day for discover of nature as well as different culture of hill tribe people on a new trek in Sapa.
    We will begin with a walking tour of Sapa market, then trekking downhill from village to village around Y Linh Ho, Lao Chai and Ta Van area which is beautifully decorated by terraced-fields and the houses of H’mong, Red Zao and Zay people. You have several levels for your trekking today from soft trek 2-3miles, medium trek (3-4 miles) and hard trek (5 miles +).
    Great opportunity for taking photos of breathtaking landscapes, meeting friendly hill-tribe people at home and work…
    Have home hosted lunch in the village of Zday people.
    Later in the afternoon Jeep or Van will take you back to Lao Cai for the night train to Hanoi. Soft-sleeper, wooden 4-berth sharing cabin on tourist carriage train.

  • DAY 12 - HA NOI CITY TOUR (B/L)

    Early morning: Arrive in Hanoi train station. Pick up and transfer to a hotel in Hanoi. Refresh, bring you back to the shape! Early check-in and breakfast at hotel included. Breakfast at hotel.
    8h30am: Departure from your hotel. Visit Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum. Enjoy the architectural and historical aspects of Uncle Ho’s final resting-place. Just next door is Ho Chi Minh’s house on stilts. Lying to one side of the Mausoleum is the One Pillar Pagoda, founded by King Ly Thai To in 1049 the structure has become an important symbol for the people of Hanoi. Continue to visit the Quan Thanh Temple (Taoist, dating from the Ly Dynasty) and Buddhist Tran Quoc Pagoda on West lake (one of the oldest in Vietnam).
    PM: Visit the Ethnology Museum, continue to visit the Literature Temple and Quoc Tu Giam. Vietnam’s first university constructed in 1070, it’s gardens and well-preserved architecture offers a relaxing glimpse into Vietnam’s past. We will take you past Hoan Kiem Lake, see the peaceful waters, and visit Ngoc Son temple. For the end of the tour journey visit by electric car hour tour along the Hanoi Old Quarter. Free for shopping. Stay one night in hotel in Hanoi.

  • DAY 13 - HA NOI - SAI GON ( HO CHI MINH CITY) (D)

    • The driver will pick you up from international airport and transfer to hotel. 
    • Watch water puppet show.
    • Have a dinner on cruise.
    • Stay overnight at hotel in Saigon.

    Included: Pick-up at airport & transfer to hotel, transport transfers to water puppet show & dinner cruise, water puppet ticket, dinner cruise and accommodation in Saigon.

    Excluded: Breakfast, lunch, tips, drinks, travel insurance and personal expenses.

  • DAY 14 - SAI GON – DALAT (B)

    • This morning you will take transport to Dalat from Saigon. It takes 7 hours.
    • Have a lunch your own.
    • Check-in hotel.
    • Overnight in Dalat.

    Included: Transport Saigon - Dalat, English speaking guide (joining group tour without guide), breakfast at hotel and accommodation in Dalat

    Excluded: Lunch, dinner, tips, drinks, travel insurance and personal expenses.

  • DAY 15 - DALAT CITY TOUR (B/L)

    • 8.30am  our guide pick-up from hotel and take a tour with the detail under:
    • Truc Lam Zen Meditation Center .
    • Tuyen Lam Lake – so beautiful landscapes. 
    • Natural Datanla waterfalls.
    • Ride elephant.
    • Dragon Pagoda – colorful decorated temple
    • The old railway station
    • Valley of Love – Romantic view and cowboy.
    • XQ Hand Embroidery Picture Gallery.
    • Bao Dai’s summer Palace.
    • Finish trip around 4.00pm.
    • Stay overnight in Dalat.

    Included: Transport in tour, English speaking guide in tour, breakfast, lunch, 01 water bottle, entrance fees, ride elephant (joining group tour without ride elephant) and accommodation in Dalat.

    Excluded: Dinner, drinks, tips, travel insurance and personal expenses.

  • DAY 16 - DA LAT COUNTRYSIDE – SAIGON (BREAKFAST/LUNCH/_)

    • Enjoy driving through Mountain View.
    • Visit local vegetable and flower farms.
    • Visit Coffee and Tea plantations Z try it.
    • Special Silkworm farm and its factory.
    • The biggest Elephant waterfalls in Dalat.
    • Then see pagoda with big happy Buddha.
    • Visit some local families with rice wine making, Cricket farm, tropical fruits, etc.
    • Visit one of the traditional K’ho minority villages by walking to explore traditions.
    • Transport transfer back Saigon and stay overninght in Saigon.

    Included: Transport in tour, English speaking guide in tour, breakfast, lunch, 01 water bottle/pax and accommodation in Saigon.

    Excluded: Dinner, tips, drinks, travel insurance and personal expenses.

  • DAY 17 - SAI GON – CU CHI TUNNEL – SAIGON CITY TOUR (B/L)

    In The Morning: Cu Chi Tunnels

    • Departure at 8.30 am. Start Cu Chi Tunnels - Saigon 1 Day Tour, excursion Cu Chi Tunnels, an underground tunnels network constructed by Vietnamese fighters during the struggle for independence. It took about 25 years to build this underground city, which has living rooms, kitchens, hospitals, weapon factories, storage facilities and command centre. The tunnel system was an excellent way for the Vietcong to move around the countryside undetected by the Americans and home to around 10,000 people who lived underground for several years.
    • Before we go underground, we watch a short introductory video showing how the tunnels were constructed. We then spend the next hour exploring the maze of tunnels. Also on display are various mantraps and the remains of an American tank as well as numerous bomb craters made by 500 pound bombs dropped by B52 bombers.
    • Have lunch at the restaurant, then we drive back to Ho Chi Minh City arriving at approximately 14.00pm.

    In The Afternoon: Visit Saigon City

    • Notre Dame Cathedral: Located in the heart of the city and it was built by the French in the late 1877s. Notre Dame is not just the oldest Christian church of Vietnam but also a unique and excellent architecture of Saigon.
    • General Post Office (Designed by Gustav Eiffel, the Post Office is a testament to the French presence in the late 1800s. The look and feel of this grand building is like an elegant railway station.
    •  You'll then be driven to visit the Reunification Palace.
    • Then you’ll have approximately two hours to visit Binh Tay market (this is the main marketplace in China Town, where a great deal of wholesale trading occurs. Experience the commotion of this integral part of the city's daily business. Finish Cu Chi Tunnels - Saigon 1 Day Tour.
    • Stay overnight in Saigon.

    Included: Transport in tour, breakfast, lunch, 01 Aquafina water bottle/pax, English speaking guide in tour, entrance fees and accommodation in Saigon.

    Excluded: Dinner, drinks, tips, travel insurance and personal expenses.

  • DAY 18 - MEKONG DELTA TOUR: CAI BE FLOATING MARKET (B/L/_)

    This Morning is Cai Be Floating Market Tour.

    • 07.30am: this morning we will pick you up from hotel and start to visit One Day Mekong Delta Tour (Cai Be - Vinh Long) around 3 hrs driving. On our dedicated car you can see the green paddy fields stretching towards the horizontal.
    • 10.30am: Arrive in Cai Be, you’ll board a motorized boat that takes you to the and floating market spend time there for an interaction that you’ll see no where else in the world.
    • Next, then on foot to reach a coconut candy, crispy rice cake factories (served free with premium hot tea) and you might buy coconut candy and handcrafted items from coconut trees of Mekong Delta for souvenir.
    • When you feel it's enough for the serenity, let's get back to the large motor boat for something different in An Binh Island. It is well-known fresh fruits whole year. On the way, we have a chance to look the sightseeing 2 long sides river and find out the life of rural people in Mekong Delta.
    • The time now should be around 12 noon. Time for lunch! Let's go to the local people's house for that (in the seasonable fruits garden).

    Afternoon tour is Vinh Long City.

    • After lunch, we are divided into many groups and get on small row boats. During this 20 minutes trip, your boat will zigzag thru a maze of shadow canals to enjoy the fresh air along the canal and beautiful water coconut tree scenery. Then we will ride bicycles and roaming through a village about 20 minutes to check out our natural landscape with quite and peace villages or we can relax on a hammock for a short rest in Mekong Delta.
    • The next stop is Vinh Long City from An Binh Island (35 minutes by boat), we will land on a marketplace and walk around to see how and what the poor rural people of Vietnam sell in Vinh Long City. You are encouraged to interact with the vendors and see how friendly and respectful they are. You might also buy many interesting things for very little amount of money.
    • The stop will be brief, ensuring that we come back to Sai Gon before 7.00 PM, finishing One Day Mekong Delta Tour (Cai Be - Vinh Long).
    • Overnight in Saigon.

    Included: Transport, boat trips in Mekong delta have enough lifejacket for everyone, bicycle, English speaking tour guide, breakfast, lunch, entrance fee, 01 Aquafina water bottle/pax and accommodation in Saigon.

    Excluded: Drinks, dinner, travel insurance, personal expenses and tip.

  • DAY 19 - SAI GON – DA NANG (BREAKFAST)

    • Free time then our driver will transfer to airport 

    Included: Breakfast and airport transfer.

    Excluded: Lunch, dinner, guide, drinks, travel insurance, personal expenses and tip.

     

  • DAY 20 - DANANG CITY TOUR- SONTRA MOUNTAIN- LINH UNG PAGODA - CHAM MUSEUM –HAN MARKET (B/L/D)

    In the morning, we will take you to Linh Ung Pagoda which is located in an area locally called Bai But (Buddha’s Sanctuary) on Son Tra Peninsula. It is rated as the most magnificent work of this kind in the city of Da Nang in Central Viet Nam, in terms of architectural and artistic value. Then we go a little further to admire the beauty of Son Tra (Monkey) mountain. If you have a chance, you will see monkeys running across street on the way.

    We have lunch at Madame Lan restaurant with the famous food of Hanoi people called " Bun Cha Ha Noi".

    In the afternoon, we visit Cham Museum. This fine, small museum has the world’s largest collection of Cham artefacts, housed in buildings marrying French-colonial architecture with Cham elements. Founded in 1915 by the École Française d’Extrême Orient, it displays more than 300 pieces including altars, lingas, garudas, apsaras, Ganeshes and images of Shiva, Brahma and Vishnu – all dating from the 5th to 15th centuries. After that, we visit and Han market, one of the city’s major traditional markets and among its most-visited attractions for both domestic and foreign visitors. This market is well-known for its live and fresh seafood, as well as its fresh fruits and vegetables, and local specialities.

    Excluded: Drinks and private expense.

  • DAY 21 - VISIT VINCOM, MASSAGE (B)

    You can relax at your hotel or ask to Tour Guide to visit some mall Centers in Da Nang. In the afternoon, we will take you to the spa; here you will feel extremely comfortable with the awesome massage methods.

  • DAY 22 - VISIT BANA HILL (B/L)

    Escape from Da Nang city and spend the day on the beautiful Ba Na Hills. Marvel at the exquisite architecture of the Linh Ung Pagoda, feeling refreshingly cool weather and gorgeous countryside views, and enjoy exciting games at Fantasy theme park on top of Ba Na hill.

    Don’t miss

    • Get out of the heat of Da Nang and escape to the refreshingly cool atmosphere of Ba Na Hills,
    • Experience the world longest single-wire cable car system of Ba Na Hills,
    • Admire the stunning architecture of the Linh Ung Pagoda, gorgeous countryside views,
    • Entertain yourself at Fantasy theme park, top of Ba Na hills
    • Visit an old French cellar, flower garden Le Jardin D’amour..

  • DAY 23 - SWIMMING, SUNBATHING ON THE BEACH (B)

    There are no activities planned for this day, free at your leisure time to relax on the beach. You can do some water sports in the morning and walk around city to try the street food in the afternoon. Or simply, take a romantic boat trip on Han River in the evening to feel the splendid night life of Danang- Called the City Worth living in Vietnam.

  • DAY 24 - VISIT NUI THAN TAI (SPRING PARK) (B/L)

    Nestled in the Ba Na–Nui Chua nature reserve in Da Nang, Nui Than Tai Hot Spring Park is a perfect venue for anyone wishing to get away from the hustle and bustle of  Da Nang city to relax. Come to Nui Than Tai Hot Springs Park where you will experience a feeling of difference when you are immersed in the majestic nature of the mighty primeval forests of Ba Na – Nui Chua and hot springs, cold streams. Also experience a beautiful climate with 4 seasons within a day.

     

  • DAY 25 - BUY SOUVENIRS AND PREPARE FOR FLIGHT (B)

    For the final day of the tour, you can buy some souvenirs and prepare everything well for your onward flight. Say Goodbye. Thank You and See You Again!