Hanoi – Halong Bay & Around (4 Days 3 Nights)

  • Hanoi
  • Duong Lam Village
  • Hoa Lu
  • Trang An
  • Halong
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Tour type

Private

Duration

4 Days 3 Nights

Departure

Daily

Trip Highlights:

Make the time to delve deeper into Vietnam’s hidden treasures in terms of historical structures and some of the world’s most stunning aquatic landscapes. This 4-day journey highlights the ancient beauty of Hanoi and Ninh Binh and uncovers the sparkling Halong Bay.

  • Trace back the origin of culture and tradition of Hanoi ancient capital by visiting famous city tourist spots and architecture of ancient house in Duong Lam village.
  • See beautiful landscapes of Ninh Binh which are said to surpass Halong Bay.
  • The cruise brings you through many limestone islands, beautiful caves and enjoy great fresh seafood.

Trip Itineraries:

  • Day 1

    Hanoi City Tour (L)

    This morning, you will join an enticing full-day city tour around Hanoi. Sites include the Ho Chi Minh complex, the Temple of Literature – the first university of Vietnam, the Opera House, Hoan Kiem Lake and Hanoi Old Quarters. There will also have a traditional performance of Water Puppet. Lunch is included and dinner is on your own. Overnight in Hanoi.

    • Transfer: Private AC vehicle
    • Local guide: Private English speaking guide
    • Meals: Lunch
    • Accommodation: N/A
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  • Day 2

    Hanoi – Duong Lam Village – Hanoi (L)

    Drive west of Hanoi to Duong Lam village, the national relic and UNESCO Conservation Heritage in 2013, visitors have chance to see 400-year-old ancient house, 100-year-old village gate and many pagodas & temples. Listen to interesting stories told by villagers in an ancient home while sipping tea. Lunch with fully of traditional Vietnamese food is served. Return to Hanoi. Trip ends.

    • Transfer: Private AC vehicle
    • Local guide: Private English speaking guide
    • Meals: Lunch
    • Accommodation: N/A
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  • Day 3

    Hanoi – Ninh Binh – Trang An Scenic Landscape – Halong (L)

    Today, you will visit Ninh Binh which was once the capital of Vietnam during 10th century. The excursion provides you visits to many limestone caves, natural stone sculptures and Dinh and Le Temples. Lunch included. In the afternoon, visit Trang An Scenic Landscape complex, the UNESCO World natural heritage site where has Sang Cave, Toi Cave, Ba Giot Cave and Nau Ruou. Thanks to that, you will have a general view of Ninh Binh and understand why it’s called ‘Halong on land’. Transfer to Halong. Dinner on your own. Overnight in Halong.

    • Transfer: Private AC vehicle
    • Local guide: Private English speaking guide
    • Meals: Lunch
    • Accommodation: Hotel in Halong
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  • Day 4

    Halong Day Cruise – Hanoi (B, L)

    Arrive in Tuan Chau pier and join an 8-hour cruise around Halong Bay. As the boat sails, you will have chance to see and take photos of Cho Da (Stone Dog), Lu Huong (Incense Burner), Ba Hang fishing village and Ngon Tay (Fingers) Islets. Stop to visit ‘Ga Choi’ (Fighting Cock’ Island – the symbol of Halong. After lunch, continue to visit the most beautiful cave in Halong – Amazing Cave and TiTop Island. You can also choose to climb up the peak of Bai Tu long Bay or join kayaking activities within 30 – 40 mins. Free until back to the pier. Return to your hotel in Hanoi. Trip ends.

    • Transfer: Private AC vehicle
    • Local guide: Private English speaking guide
    • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
    • Accommodation: N/A
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Inclusions:

  • Private air-conditioned vehicle
  • Local English speaking guide
  • Entrance fee
  • Kayaking
  • 1 bottled mineral water per person per day
  • 04 lunches, boat trip to visit Trang An
  • Boat trip in Halong
  • 01 night at Halong DC hotel/ Superior room * daily breakfast (Or similar hotel)

Exclusions:

  • Drink at lunch
  • Hotel in Hanoi
  • Tips
  • Personal expenses

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