- Itineraries: Ha Noi – Sa Pa – Cruise and overnite on Ha Long Bay – Ha Noi
- Type: Private
- Depart Time: Daily
- Tour Length: 6 Days 5 Nights
- Depart from: Ha Noi
- End in: Ha Noi
Day 1: Arrival Ha Noi – City tour around Ha Noi city (Lunch/Dinner)
Meet and greet:Arrival at Hanoi Airport. After collecting your baggage, exit the airport to meet our tour guide and driver. From the airport, you will be privately transferred to Hanoi city to visit the Temple of Literature, Vietnam’s first university. Lunch at a local restaurant. In the afternoon, visit the Museum of Ethnology, Hoan Kiem lake, Ngoc Son temple. Check in hotel and have dinner. Free to explore at night
Day 2: Ha Noi – Sa Pa via expressway (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner)
Check out hotel and drive to Sapa. About 6 hours to reach Sapa. Stop on route Y Linh Ho and Muong Hoa Valley. Stay overnight at your hotel in Sapa.
Enjoy dinner and free explore Sa Pa town at night
Day 3: Explore Sa Pa and ourskirt of its (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner)
Morning stroll through rice paddies and small hamlets to learn the life of the hill tribes here. Chat with local people in Lao Chai village then continuing walking through villages and rice terraced fields to Ta Van village settled by the Dzay ethnic people you are free for your own discover Sapa , town market, Cat Cat village, cafe corners, spa & massage by H’mong people (on your own)….
After noon, check out and then enjoy a bus driving back Hanoi. Departure at 15:00 and arrive in Hanoi around 21:00. Check in your hotel in Hanoi and relax.
Day 4: Ha Noi -Ha Long city – Checkin Cruise (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner)
After breakfast you will leave Hanoi for the 3.5 hour journey to Halong Bay, passing through a number of North Vietnamese towns and villages. Upon arrival you will be welcomed aboard your traditional junk; designed in the same style as those that have sailed the bay for 100’s of years. Begin a relaxing and unforgettable cruise around the breathtaking and unique limestone karsts and islets. A delicious fresh seafood lunch will be served as you cruise this spectacular bay, a UNESCO listed site. After lunch you will explore some of Halong Bay’s famous caves by bamboo boat or kayaking based on your preference. And then reach on the top of Soi Sim beach to have a panorama view of Halong Bay. All activities arranged by the cruise are on a shared basis. Return to your junk boat to watch a cooking class or fruits & vegetable carving on sundeck – How to make spring rolls. Then enjoy Sunset Party together and Happy Hour (buys two drinks, gets one free from 18.00 to 19.00). It is time for chit chat and relaxing before enjoy your dinner and evening activities around the bar.
Please note: Program may differ slightly base on cruise ships. An extra night can be added to the program. If your time is flexible, we highly recommend it
Day 5: Ha Long Cruise – check out – Ha Noi -Old Quarter (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner)
Wake to see the sunrise over the spectacular horizon, reflecting in the pristine waters of the bay, with a cup of tea or coffee. Then join a Tai Chi class on the sundeck if you wish before enjoying breakfast in the fresh air. Continue to sail around this natural wonder. Visit to the Sung Sot Cave by walking up about 100 steps to the cave entrance and tour the cave for approximately 45 minutes. Walk down about 100 steps and return to the boat. Proper shoes are highly recommended. Return to the boat then check-out of the cabin. Start cruising towards the harbor while an A la carte lunch is served. The crew will bid you farewell and you disembark with our tender boat to the Tuan Chau Pier. Return Hanoi by cruise’s shuttle bus. Arrive at your Hanoi hotel at 16:00pm. Continue to explore Old Quarter where all roads are named following the products selling. Enjoy dinner and relax.
Dinner is serve after that and rest at the hotel.
Day 6: Departure (breakfast)
Check out hotel and transfer to the aiport to get flight home