This is the best travel package organized for travelers who have a short time in the North Vietnam but still wish to visit the most interesting sites in this area. Visit charming & historic Hanoi Capital, A cruising on board to visit Halong natural world heritage site, stay overnight on a junk boat in the Halong bay and visit Hoa Lu – the ancient capital of Vietnam in the 10th century and a boat trip in Tam Coc – Halong bay on land are all of this travel package.
Note: This is the best 4 day tour itinerary in the north of Vietnam for the travelers who have a morning arrival flight and late afternoon or evening departure flight on the 4th day. If you have a longer stay or different time of your flight as mentioned above, please contact us for a customized travel package as your requests!
Day 1: Hanoi Arrival – City Tour (/L/)
Our tour guide and driver will welcome you at the airport with the sign board and transfer you to visit Museum of Ethnology – the most interesting museum in Hanoi with many different things relating the 54 Vietnamese ethnic groups.
We have lunch and continue to visit the Temple of Literature – the first university of Vietnam date back to 11th century. After that, you will visit Hoan Kiem Lake (Restore Sword Lake) & Ngoc Son Temple. The last place of the tour is taking a walk for few minutes to visit the old quarter of Hanoi or taking 1 hour cyclo around the Hanoi Old Quarter before watching Vietnamese water puppet show. Diner by your own account for your convenience. Overnight in Hanoi.
Day 2: Hanoi – Hoa Lu – Tam Coc – Hanoi (B/L/)
Our tour guide and driver will pick you up at your hotel at 08:00 then depart for Ninh Binh. It will be an exciting day highlighted firstly by 2 hours local boat ride in Tam Coc streams that we will enjoy the spectacular scenery while gliding along the river among rice paddies and ranges of Limestone Mountains. We will stop to visit Hoa Lu, once the Vietnam’s ancient capital 11 centuries ago. Here are the two temples dedicated to the King Dinh and King Le, the founder of the capital in 10th century.
We continue to take a short transfer through the peaceful country road to Tam Coc - Tam Coc known as "Halong Bay on land" boasting breathtaking scenery, “Tam Coc” means three caves. After lunch we get on small rowing boats, the boat trip to all three caves takes about two hours. Drive back to Hanoi. Overnight in Hanoi.
Day 3: Hanoi – Halong Bay overnight on a junk boat (B/L/D)
Our tour guide will pick you up at 8:00 at your hotel in Hanoi and depart for Halong Bay. Drive about 03 hours through the rice fields in the Red River Delta to Ha Long city. Upon arrival, check in a junk boat for a cruise around Ha Long Bay with delicious seafood lunch served on board.
In the afternoon, cruise on a boat in the crystalline emerald green water of Ha Long bay, among thousands of spectacular limestone islands and islets and discover Surprising Cave, the most beautiful cave in Halong Bay. The boat stops at an ideal location for Sea Kayaking as we paddle through a maze of islets amid dramatic natural scenery. Explore the many hidden lagoons and stalagmite caves that are not so accessible otherwise. Overnight on junk boat.
Day 4: Ha Long Bay - Hanoi (B/L/)
In the morning, one more kayaking trip around the stunning Ha Long bay and enjoying sunrise before returning to the junk. Lunch served on board while cruising toward Ha Long harbor.
Disembark at around 12:00 and drive to Hanoi – Noi Bai airport for the departure flight, with a stop in Dong Trieu Ceramic Village (optional). The travel package ends at the airport.
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