• Duration: 11,10
  • Price: $ 722
  • Start time: Hanoi
  • Transport: Taxi, train, bus, van, jeep
  • Hotel:
Highlight: Hanoi city - Hoa Lu Tam Coc - Halong Bay - Bat Trang - Van Phuc villages - Sapa - Hanoi
Noi Bai airport - Hanoi city - Hoa Lu Tam Coc - Halong Bay - Bat Trang - Van Phuc villages - Sapa - Hanoi - Noi Bai airport

Day 1: Arrival Hanoi (-/-/-)
Our driver will wait for you at the airport and pick you up and  then transfer you to the hotel for check in and relax.
O/N at The Jasmine Hotel

Day 2: Full day joining Hanoi city tour (B/L/-)

08.00 AM The guide and driver pick you up from your hotel, we take you to visit Ho Chi Minh complex, including Ho Chi Minh’s Mausoleum - the final resting place of Vietnamese great father or Uncle Ho, President Ho Chi Minh’s stilt house - where Ho lived on and off from 1958 to 1969, then visit Ho Chi Minh’s museum where tourists will learn what he had done for Viet Nam and some other countries and a lot of information about President Ho Chi Minh. The next place is One Pillar Pagoda which is a group of structures consisting of a pagoda and a tower built in the middle of a square pond. Leave One Pillar Pagoda for the Temple of Literature - the first college  of Viet Nam dedicated to Confucian. Have lunch at a restaurant. After lunch, we will visit Tran Quoc Pagoda which is on the shore of West Lake. Then visit the museum of ethnology. The last place of city tour is Hoan Kiem Lake (Restored Sword Lake), Ngoc Son Temple. End at your hotel in the afternoon.
O/N at The Jasmine Hotel

Day 3: Hanoi - Hoa Lu - Tam Coc joining tour (B/L/-)

At 8:00am, pick up from hotel and start our drive to Ninh Binh Province. It takes 2 hours to reach Hoa Lu Ancient Capital.
We will visit King Dinh and King Le’s temples. And then drive to Tam Coc Wharf around lunch time. At around 12:00, we have a buffet lunch with Vietnamese Cuisine. You have a chance to enjoy the specialty of Ninh Binh delicious goat meal and elderberry.

At around 13:00 get on Sampan boats rowed by local people. As you gently make your way along Ngo Dogn River, you can take in the wonderful scenery of kart hills, villages and rice fields. Pass through the three caves "Hang Ca, Hang Hai, Hang Ba". It takes total nearly 2 hours then back to Tam Coc Wharf to chill out.
We continue biking to Bich Dong on Countryside and paddy fields (optional)

At 16:00 Getting on shuttle bus to go back to Hanoi.
O/N at The Jasmine Hotel

Day 4: Hanoi - Joining Ha Long Bay tour (B/L/D)

At around 8:00am, pick-up at hotel and start the scenic, 3.5 hour drive to Halong Bay. Enjoy the landscape of the Red River Delta country side and have a short break on the way.
At around 12:15 embark on VSpirit Classic Cruise followed by a short cruise briefing. We will have a delectable lunch as V’Spirit Classic cruises among the limestone islands. Then Kayak among the hidden areas of the bay, around the Bo Nau Cave area will be reserved.

Continue our visit by cruising to Soi Sim Island. Go swimming and relaxing at the beach of Soi Sim or climb up to the top of the island for a panorama view of Halong Bay. And return to the boat for a shower. Relax or snap photos as the sun starts to set.
At 19:00 Dinner is served. Socialize with other guests, fish for squid, or just laze around.
Overnight on V'spirit Cruise

Day 5: Ha Long Bay - Lan Ha Bay (B/L/D)

Wake up early to start your day with Tai Chi exercises or a photo hunt, at around 6:15am. Then have breakfast on board.
Around 8:00 transfer to a Day Boat for a cruise to Lan Ha Bay. Explore the Light and Dark Cave by kayak. Swimming and relaxing at the beaches
After that, return to the day boat. Enjoy a barbecue lunch on board. We do kayaking more to explore Lan Ha Bay or just leisure at the beaches.
Afternoon, visit a floating Pearl Farm and learn the technique for making high quality pearls.
If the weather permits, we continue along to Three Peach Beach for swimming.
At around 16:00 cruise back to the main boat for rest and enjoy the nice view of the bay. Enjoy dinner and overnight on board
O/N on V'spirit Cruise

Day 6: Ha Long Bay - Hanoi (B/L/-)

Early morning, join Tai Chi exercises or a photo hunt, and have breakfast at sunrise.
Today, we explore the amazing Sung Sot Cave the nicest cave in Halong Bay until 9:30. Return to the boat. Freshen up and check out of your cabin.
Continue your cruise exploring the Bay, passing Ba Hang fishing village, Dog Islet, and more.
Between 10:00 and 11:30am, while heading back to the harbor, watch the cooking demonstration before enjoying a traditional Vietnamese lunch.

Disembark V&Spirit Classic Cruise. At 12:00 we transfer back to Hanoi city. Arrive hotel at around 16:30.
O/ N at The Jasmine hotel.

Day 7: Hanoi Bat Trang Ceramic Van Phuc Silk villages - Night train to Sapa (B/L/-)

The driver and car will pick you up at the hotel at 8:30am to visit Bat Trang Ceramic and Van Phuc silk villages. You have a chance to discover and enjoy the beauty of traditional Vietnamese handicraft villages, and buy somethings here as souvenir for your family and friends.

Come back to hotel to have a late lunch at around 14:00. Go up to your room and have a rest until 16:00 or 17:00, we will arrange an electric car to pick you up and take you to visit Hanoi Old Quarter and Hoan Kiem Lake in 1 hour. Then come back to hotel for shower and package your luggage. Have dinner on your own.

At 20:00 the guide will come to hotel to transfer to Hanoi train station for boarding at 21:05. You will be in shared AC soft sleeper cabins of 4 to travel Anorth to Lao Cai town. The next morning: The train arrives in Lao Cai at about 5:00 am where your Sapa Pathfinder Travel guide will welcome you. Look for the Sapa Pathfinder Travel sign when you exit the train station. Then take a morning drive through the clouds by car / van to Sapa (about 1.5 hours). When you arrive in Sapa you will be taken to Fansipan View Hotel for a morning shower & breakfast, then prepare for the trek.

Overnight on tourist Train/soft-sleeper

Day 8: Sapa - Y Linh Ho - Lao Chai - Ta Van villages (B/L/D)

6km of walking down to the south east of Sapa along the side of Muong Hoa valley to Y Linh Ho village of the Black Hmong. Continue on 2km of trekking down to Lao Chai village of the Hmong. Lunch at a local family, and then walk through terraced rice fields to Ta Van village of the Dzay minority people where we stay for the night. It gives you a worth chance for you to learn about the local house architecture which is full of their daily life styles and exclusive custom. Enjoy the landscapes.
O/N at the Dzay local house.

Day 9: Ta Van & Giang Ta Chai & Su Pan (B/L/D)

After breakfast, continue on 14 km of trekking to visit 2 villages of the red Dzao, the H’mong. Visit a beautiful waterfall and rattan bridge. Enjoy landscapes through bamboo forest to the main road to catch the jeep to return to Sapa.
O/N at Sunny Moutain View

Day 10: Cat Cat - Sin Chai - night train to Hanoi (B/L/D)

A walk down to the South-west of Sapa (around 4 km) to visit Cat Cat village of the Black Hmong. Relax at the food of the stunning waterfall and the vestige of a hydroelectric power station that was constructed by the French during the colonial time in Vietnam. Enjoy picnic lunch by the side of the river, and then next 6 km to Sin Chai, the village located at the foot of Fansipan Mountain,the roof of Vietnam and Indochina. From here you can enjoy huge stunning landscapes before climbing up on the way a jeep to return to Sapa.

At 6:00 pm, you will be transferred by a tourist shared bus to Laocai train station, and then take the night train back to Hanoi.
O/N on tourist train

Day 11: Hanoi arrival departure flight (B/-/-)

Your train will be arrived Hanoi Train Station at around 4:30am. We will arrange someone go to station to pick you up to the hotel. If we have room available at that time, we are happy to offer you for freshen up and breakfast also.
We will arrange a car to take you to the airport for your departure flight.
End your trip in Vietnam

















PRICE: $722/person

Airport transfers: pick up and see off (please advise your flight number and the landing time)
Transportation (vehicle with air-con)
Electric car
English speaking guides on each tour
Entrance fees indicated to the sights
Accommodation in hotel and on board (based on twin share) and accommodation at local house
All meals indicated: B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner
Water puppets show
Train tickets to/from Hanoi to/from Lao Cai
Train station see off and pick up (late evening & early morning)

Personal expenses
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