- Itineraries: Ha Noi – Sa Pa – Tam Coc – Bich Dong – Cruise and overnite on Ha Long Bay – Ha Noi
- Type: Private
- Depart Time: Daily
- Tour Length: 7 Days 6 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 – Tam Coc – Bich Dong (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner)
After breakfast , leaving Hanoi for Tam Coc about 3,5 hours. A short break on the way before reaching Ninh Binh. Boarding a sampan boat for a peaceful row up the river to explore the beautiful scenery of Tam Coc that is known as Ha Long Bay on land ), rowing slowly along the river between the green rice fields, rowing through the Caves. Then, visit to Bich Dong, a nice grotto. After Lunch at local restaurant, drive to Hoa Lu, the ancient Capital of Vietnam, visit King Dinh and Kinh Le temples before returning to Hanoi. In evening, a sumptuous dinner awaits you at local restaurant .
Day 5: Ha Noi -Ha Long city – Checkin Cruise (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner)
After breafast, 8:00 am we leave Hanoi for Ha Long City. Journey through rich farmland of the Red River Delta along and the scenery of rice fields, water buffalos and Vietnamese village everyday life. Check in Cruise private waiting hall – The OS Lounge.
12:15– 12:45 Embark on Oriental Sails by transfer boat. Listen to cruise briefing and receive room key.
13:00 – 15:30 Savor a delectable lunch as Oriental Sails cruises further along the limestone islands of Bai Tu Long Bay, heading to Vung Vieng fishing village – one of the largest fishing villages in Halong Bay to see the life of local fishermen.
Option 1: Take a bamboo rowing boat trip around Vung Vieng Fishing Village
Option 2: Take kayak and go kayaking by yourself with help and instruction of tour guide around the Village.
17:30 – 18:00 Return to Oriental Sails and have bath then relax as the sun starts to set. Enjoy the Happy Hour at the bar and on the sun deck while cooking demonstration is organizing.
19:00 Dinner is served. Socialize with other guests, night squid fishing or just laze around. Singing and dancing activities are available till 22h00.
Overnight on board at Cong Do Area
Day 6: Ha Long Cruise – check out – Ha Noi -Old Quarter (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner)
06:30 – 07:00 Start your day with Tai Chi exercise on the sundeck.
07:00 – 09:00 Catch morning view of seascapes with a cup of tea or coffee, have breakfast while cruising toward Thien Canh Son Cave
Visit Thien Canh Son Cave –the medium size and less visited cave in
09:30 Check-out room. Luggage can be delivered to the reception area.
09:30 – 11:00 Head back to the Harbor. Have early lunch on board.
Disembark Oriental Sails at around 12h00.
12:00 – 16:30 Transfer back to Hanoi
Check in hotel in Ha Noi.
Walking around Old Quarter and get more details from tourguide.
Enjoy dinner and free relax.
Day 7: Departure (breakfast)
Check out hotel and transfer to the aiport to get flight home