AUTHENTIC VIETNAM 16 DAYS

AUTHENTIC VIETNAM 16 DAYS
CFT16D
1,090 USD
16 Days 15 Nights
Daily
Ha Noi
Packages Tour
Car, Cruise,Train, Flight

Discover the Authentic Vietnam! This 16 day tour is an ultimate gateway for those seeking a truly Vietnam experience. Delve deep into the real Vietnam, travel to where the real life happens and enjoy the most stunning landscapes of the country. Let’s join and discover Vietnam at its best.

From Hanoi up to the mountain of Sa Pa down to world famous Halong Bay and stunning floating market in the Mekong Delta, each day of the tour is a fabulous experience. Interact with local hill tribe in the northwest of Vietnam, boat row in spectacular karst landscape of Ninh Binh and enjoy local home stay in the Red River Delta village… On the tour you will not only see what the other tourists do but Travel Authentic Asia will also help you to reveal hidden charms and make your holiday a unique experience.

Highlights

  • City tour of Hanoi capital and its interesting sights
  • Boat rowing along karst landscape of Ninh Binh
  • Sapa light trek along spectacular sceneries
  • Halong Bay overnight package cruise
  • Visit to Stork Island and home stay in local house
  • Hue country tour and Imperial citadel
  • Hoi An walking tour ancient town
  • Cyclo ride in central Saigon
  • Visit to Cu Chi Tunnel
  • Boat cruise mighty Mekong River
  • Visit to Cai Rang floating market

DAY 1: ARRIVAL IN HA NOI (-/-/D)

 

Welcome to Hanoi, the capital of Vietnam. On arrival at the airport, met & greeted by tour guide and transfer to hotel for check-in.
If time permits, later of this day we will have an orientation walk of the Hanoi Old Quarter and enjoy an excellent street food tasting tour and try special coffee of Hanoi
Overnight at a centrally located hotel

Summary:
Transportation: Private AC modern Car / Van
Activities: Orientation walk Old Quarter
Meal inclusions: Welcome Dinner 
Accommodation: Hotel in Hanoi center, aranged by Luco Travel Vietnam Tours & Services 

hoan kiem

DAY 2: HA NOI CITY DISCOVERY (B/L/-)

 

Get up early, if you want, and join with local for morning exercise around the Hoan Kiem Lake if you like.
8.00AM: Start our interesting day tour for Hanoi's featured sights including Ho Chi Minh Memorial Complex dedicated to the historic figure and father of the modern Vietnam, iconic One-pillar pagoda, the thousand years old Temple of Literature - Vietnam’s first university, Hoa Lo Prison -nicknamed ‘Hanoi Hilton’ by Americans pilots during the Second Indochina War.
After lunch with Hanoi’s specialties, you will take visit to one of following fascinating museums: Women museum, Ethnology museum, National History Museum.
End the day with a relax cyclo ride around Hanoi's Old Quarter – a maze of streets with thousands of photo opportunities around you. 

Summary:
Transportation: Private AC modern Car / Van
Activities: Hanoi sightseeing tour
Meal inclusions: Breakfast, Lunch 
Accommodation: Hotel in Hanoi center, 
 aranged by Luco Travel Vietnam Tours & Services 

DAY 3: EXPLORE NINH BINH - THE GROUND OF KONG: SKULL ISLAND (B/L/-)

 

Breakfast is at hotel.

08:00 am: Depart for 1.5 hours drive to Ninh Binh province, the land that is famous with spectacular karst landscapes and rustic countryside.
Upon arrival, take a boat rowing on stream amongst jutting mountains of Trang An. The scenery along the gentle row is stunning and it is deserved to be the highlight activities of the day. Later we visit the ground for Kong: Skull Island movie
After lunch, we enjoy a cycling tour thru villages and visit to ancient Bich Dong Pagoda that built on three levels of a mountain. 
Drive back to Hanoi and enjoy some free time before catching an overnight train to Lao Cai.
Overnight on train in AC soft sleeper cabin.

Summary:
Transportation: Private AC modern Car / Van, Train
Activities: Day tour of Ninh Binh
Meal inclusions: Breakfast, Lunch
Accommodation: Overnight on board the train

Bich Dong Pagoda

Bich Dong Pagoda

 

DAY 4: SAPA TREKKING AND HOMESTAY EXPERIENCE (B/L/D)

 

5.30 - 6.00AM: Arrival in Lao Cai and embark on one-hour bus ride uphill to Sa Pa town that located on the middle height of the Hoang Lien Mountain Range, this former French hill station is famous for its stunning natural sceneries, terrace landscapes and typical hill tribe culture.
Have breakfast at a restaurant before taking a trek through the Muong Hoa River valley (you can choose to take light or hard trek depending on your fitness level) and enjoy greeat chances for photos and local interaction wait for you along the way. 
Get to a village of Dzay minority in the afternoon. Check in home stay and the remainder of the day is to wander around for exploring the village.
(you can choose to stay in hotel in Sapa town instead)

Summary:
Transportation: N/A
Activities: Trekking Sapa 
Meal inclusions: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner 
Accommodation: Homestay local house on stilts,  aranged by Luco Travel Vietnam Tours & Services 

Muong Hoa River

DAY 5: FURTHER EXPLORE SAPA AND NIGHT TRAIN BACK TO HANOI (B/L/-)

 

After the homemade breakfast, say goodbye to the host family and hike on to a nearby village where a private car will be waiting to transfer you back to Sapa town for lunch.
Take the afternoon to wander around and explore the quaint little town of Sapa or just simply relax on soft reclining chair for the massager to soothe away your tense muscle. 
Drive back down to Lao Cai city for another night train back to Hanoi.

Summary:
Transportation: Private AC modern Car / Van, Overnight train
Activities: Sapa village and town explore
Meal inclusions: Breakfast, Lunch 
Accommodation: Overnight on train

town of Sapa

DAY 6: HALONG BAY CRUISE (B/L/D)

 

Arrive in Hanoi City early in the morning, check in day room for relax and breakfast. 

08:30AM: eave Hanoi to Halong Bay, the World Heritage by UNESCO and dubbed one of the most beautiful places on earth. 

Check in on board upon arrival and make your way cruise amongst thousands of dramatic lime stone islands jutting off from emerald water surface. In the afternoon we visit a limestone cave and do some kayaking and swimming (depending on the weather).
Enjoy a brief cooking class on board and have dinner with fresh seafood. 
Your accommodation tonight is a truly special experience – sleeping on board surrounded by high limestone karsts under star live sky.

Summary:
Transportation: Private AC modern Car / Van, Boat
Activities: Halong Bay cruise
Meal inclusions: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Overnight on board in Halong Bay,  aranged by Luco Travel Vietnam Tours & Services 

ha long bay

DAY 7: HALONG BAY - RED RIVER DELTA VILLAGE - STORK ISLAND (B/L/D)

 

Wake up early in the morning to catch the sunrise over the Bay’s spectacular landscape with a cup of tea or coffee. 

After breakfast, take a rowing boat tour around to visit to a floating villageLater, you will cruise to visit another part of the Halong Bay. Lunch is served on your way cruising back to the harbor. Disembark at noontime and travel to Stork Island in Hai Duong province, the typical land of Northern Vietnam. Check in and later take a stroll around, visit pagoda and village temple. We then take a boat rowing trip on the lake to visit the bird sanctuary at sunset. 

Dinner and overnight in a typical traditional Vietnamese local home.

Summary:
Transportation: Boat, Private AC modern Car / Van
Activities: Halong Bay cruise, Red River Delta village explore
Meal inclusions: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Home stay in local home, 
 aranged by Luco Travel Vietnam Tours & Services 

DAY 8: HAI DUONG FARM WORK AND FLY TO HUE (B/L/-)

 

Wake up early if you like to join with locals for morning exercise or badminton game. After breakfast, take a bicycle ride around the village along rice paddies, lush gardens of Red River DeltaVisit farmer homes and farms and learn about their life, tradition and working methods. You can also join with locals at their farm work or take part in a fun language teaching to local children.

After lunch, drive to the Noi Bai airport for a flight to Hue. Get picked up and transferred downtown to hotel for check in.
The rest of the day is free at your leisure.

Summary:
Transportation: Private AC modern Car / Van
Activities: Orientation walk Old Quarter
Meal inclusions: Welcome Dinner 
Accommodation: Hotel in Hanoi center,  aranged by Luco Travel Vietnam Tours & Services 

 Noi Bai airport

DAY 9: TOUR TO HUE (B/L/-)

 

Enjoy your day tour of Hue City and surroundings. You can choose to take either motorbike ride (with local professional driver) or bus drive for your tour today. 

Visit a local market which located in beautiful and very poetic scenery of Hue’s country, the centuries-old covered bridge of Thanh Toan and a farming exhibition house then continue to one of Mausoleums of Emperor
Enjoy a savory vegetarian feast in a pagoda and later, board on dragon boat for a cruise along Perfume River and visit to the city’s symbol, Thien Mu Pagoda
Following, we take a walking tour to explore the Hue Imperial Citadel & Forbidden City that reflect pomps and ceremonies of dynastic rulers of Nguyen Dynasty which ruled the country from 1804 to 1945. 
An optional royal dinner this evening is good choice when you are in the land of Kings.

Summary:
Transportation: Private AC modern Car / Van (or motorblike)
Activities: Hue discovery
Meal inclusions: Breakfast, Lunch
Accommodation: Hotel in Hue center, aranged by Luco Travel Vietnam Tours & Services 

Thien Mu Pagoda

DAY 10: DRIVE TO HOI AN - WALKING TOUR HOI AN (B/-/-)

 

8.00AM: Leave Hue on a scenic drive through green lands, verdant mountains, pristine beaches to Hoi An with stops for a panorama view form the top of Hai Van Pass and optional visit to the Cham Museum and Marble Mountains.
This afternoon you will take a walking tour around the ancient town for visits to central market, temples and pagodas, ancient houses, museum and so on… 
Evening is free on your own to chill out at a riverside café or enjoy shopping with tailor-made clothing, shoes and lanterns.

Summary:
Transportation: Private AC modern Car / Van
Activities: Tour of Hoi An ancient town
Meal inclusions: Breakfast 
Accommodation: Hotel in Hoi An, aranged by Luco Travel Vietnam Tours & Services 

 Cham Museum

DAY 11: HOI AN RELAX (B/-/-)

 

Enjoy your day free for relax, shopping and explore further Hoi An on your own pace.
Hoi An beach, 4 km away from town with white sand and emerald water, is a good choice for beach lovers.
If you want to be busy then optional tour to My Son ruin or country cycling tour with sunset cruise are available at your request.
Overnight in Hoi An.

Summary:
Transportation: N/A
Activities: Beach relax, Shopping
Meal inclusions: Breakfast
Accommodation: Hotel in Hoi An,
aranged by Luco Travel Vietnam Tours & Services 

hoi an

DAY 12: FLY TO HO CHI MINH CITY (B/-/-)

 

Morning free until getting transferred to Da Nang airport for flight to Ho Chi Minh City

Afternoon tour on cylco through busy Saigon streets and visit the War Remnant Museum and admire the gothic style of century-old Notre-Dame Cathedral, the Central Post Office, the Independence Palace (former Presidential Palace of the South of Vietnam) and troll through the Ben Thanh Market.
Overnight in hotel.

Summary:
Transportation: Private AC modern Car / Van, Flight
Activities: Ho Chi Minh City discovery
Meal inclusions: Breakfast 
Accommodation: Hotel in Saigon center, aranged by Luco Travel Vietnam Tours & Services

ben thanh

DAY 13: TOUR OF CU CHI TUNNELS (B/-/-)

 

8.00AM: Depart Saigon centre for a visit to the Cu Chi Tunnels, one of the most famous war relics in Vietnam and the World. 

It is the chance for you to creep into a tunnel to experience how the Vietcong lived and fought during this time and learn more about Vietnam War as well as how strong people’s determination can be.
Drive back to centre Saigon at noon and the rest of the day is at your leisure to explore the town on foot and indulge some fantastic shopping.

Summary:
Transportation: Private AC modern Car / Van
Activities: Tour of Cu Chi Tunnels
Meal inclusions: Breakfast 
Accommodation: Hotel in Saigon center, aranged by Luco Travel Vietnam Tours & Services 

cu chi tunnels

DAY 14: MEKONG DELTA EXCURSION (B/L/-)

 

8.00AM: Depart to the "rice basket" of Vietnam - the Mekong Delta that formed by the twelfth longest and largest river in the World. 
Upon arrival in Vinh Long you will take a boat trip for a cruise on the Mekong River and explore the villages, farms and intricate waterwaysthat form the delta. Visit to some local cottage industries then enjoy your lunch at a local house while listening to the folk songs of Nam Bo performed by the “local artists”.
In the afternoon, we continue driving toward Can Tho – the Delta’s most important commercial and administrative centre.
Afternoon is free at leisure to explore this friendly riverside town or check-out the interesting Mekong Delta Museum.

Summary:
Transportation: Private AC modern Car / Van, Boat
Activities: Tour of Mekong Delta
Meal inclusions: Breakfast, Lunch
Accommodation: Hotel in Can Tho City,
aranged by Luco Travel Vietnam Tours & Services 

Mekong Delta

DAY 15: CAI RANG FLOATING MARKET - CAN THO CITY (B/L/D)

 

After breakfast, we take another boat trip exploring the vibrant floating market of Cai Rang; one of the busiest and most photogenic in the Mekong Delta. You will see there hundreds of boat laden with fruits and vegetables, each of the seller boat has a pole hanging their advertising stuffs on the top and the buyers wander about for their purchases.
After an impressive boat trip, disembark at Ninh Kieu quay then visit an ancient house in Binh Thuy, 10 km from Can Tho city.
Lunch at local restaurant on the way back to Ho Chi Minh City.

Special dinner for last night in Vietnam.

Summary:
Transportation: Boat, Private AC modern Car / Van
Activities: Mekong cruise and Floating market
Meal inclusions: Breakfast, Lunch 
Accommodation: Hotel in Saigon centre,
aranged by Luco Travel Vietnam Tours & Services 

Cai Rang

DAY 16: DEPARTURE FROM HOCHIMINH CITY (B/-/-) 

 

Today is departure day so no activities planed. Enjoy your free time until get a transfer to the aiport for your onward flight. Safe travel and keep intouch!.

Summary:
Transportation: Private airport transfer
Activities: N/A
Meal inclusions: Breakfast
Accommodation: N/A

 

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 Quantity (Pax) 1 2 3 4 5 6 7
Hotel 3*** 2587 1683 1428 1280 1215 1146 1090
Hotel 4**** 2860 1819 1565 1417 1352 1282 1226
Hotel 5***** 3133 1955 1701 1553 1488 1418 1363

***Rates are in USD per person

CHILDREN POLICY:

  • Children under 5 years old are FOC.
  • Children from 5 - 11 years old are charged at 75% based on adult rates.
  • Children above 12 years old are charged at 100% based on adult rates.

 

Inclusion

  • Transportation (car/mini van)
  • Tours and excursions as mentioned
  • All entrance fees.
  • English Speaking guide.
  • Meals as mentioned above
  • Domestic flight : Ha Noi - Hue and Da Nang - Ho Chi Minh.
  • Boat trip in Hue.
  • Boat trip in Mekong Delta.
  • 2 Ways night train to Sapa.
  • Accommodation in Ha Noi
  • 02 Night stay at Homestay.
  • 01 Nights on Cruise in Ha Long Bay
  • Mineral Water & tissue (01 bottle/pax/day).
  • Life jacket, raincoat.
  • Luco Travlel's gift.


Exclusion

  • Other drinks and meals that are not mentioned above
  • Personal expenses & Tips
  • Other services were not mentioned in the inclusion

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