Northern Vietnam impression

9 days

Cost/day $ 643
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Adults (Age(12+))
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5 star Code tour: AO01
Location: Northern VN, Vietnam
Duration: 9 days 8 nights
5 star Code tour: AO01 Location: Northern VN, Vietnam Duration: 9 days 8 nights
With Northern Vietnam Tour 9 days 8 nights, you will have 3 days explore the capital of Vietnam. Experience a beautiful Hanoi with a long-standing customs, ancient French architectures, exciting cuisine, and very peculiar life-style. Moreover, you will discover the majestic beauty of Halong Bay– a New Wonder of the World where includes the large number of Islands will attracts you all the time you stay here. Furthermore, this tour provides the best package Vietnam Northern Tours, you will be deep in the various culture and the vast green untouched fields in Ninh Binh and Mai Chau. For example, you will have a dinner and overnight on a stilt house of the Thai minority in Thanh Hoa province. That’s what you can enjoy in the Northern Vietnam Tour 9 days 8 nights to explore Hanoi, Halong Bay, Ninh Binh, Pu Luong, Mai Chau. Come to experience the splendid smiles of the Dao ethnic minority, the lush green jungles of Mount Fansipan and the limestone islets in Halong Bay on this extraordinary 9 - day journey through ethnic minorities villages of Northwest Vietnam, one of the most stunning and culturally diverse regions in Asia.
 
DESTINATIONS: Hanoi / Halong Bay/ Ninh Binh/ Pu Luong Nature Reserve/ Mai Chau
 
HIGHLIGHTS:
+ Cruise on Ha Long Bay and Lan Ha Bay with variety of oceanic activities such as swimming, fishing, kayaking and visiting caves, etc.
+ Join in the local markets of minority people and their daily life, and contemplate rice-terrace in amongst splendid mountains.
+ Enjoy a homestay with villagers in the countryside
+ Hike in the beautiful Pu Luong Nature Reserve
+ Experience a beautiful Hanoi with a long-standing customs, ancient French architectures, exciting cuisine, and very strange life-style.
 
 

Northern Vietnam impression
Northern Vietnam impression
With Northern Vietnam Tour 9 days 8 nights, you will have 3 days explore the capital of Vietnam. Experience a beautiful Hanoi with a long-standing customs, ancient French architectures, exciting cuisine, and very peculiar life-style. Moreover, you will discover the majestic beauty of Halong Bay– a New Wonder of the World where includes the large number of Islands will attracts you all the time you stay here. Furthermore, this tour provides the best package Vietnam Northern Tours, you will be deep in the various culture and the vast green untouched fields in Ninh Binh and Mai Chau. For example, you will have a dinner and overnight on a stilt house of the Thai minority in Thanh Hoa province. That’s what you can enjoy in the Northern Vietnam Tour 9 days 8 nights to explore Hanoi, Halong Bay, Ninh Binh, Pu Luong, Mai Chau. Come to experience the splendid smiles of the Dao ethnic minority, the lush green jungles of Mount Fansipan and the limestone islets in Halong Bay on this extraordinary 9 - day journey through ethnic minorities villages of Northwest Vietnam, one of the most stunning and culturally diverse regions in Asia.
 
DESTINATIONS: Hanoi / Halong Bay/ Ninh Binh/ Pu Luong Nature Reserve/ Mai Chau
 
HIGHLIGHTS:
+ Cruise on Ha Long Bay and Lan Ha Bay with variety of oceanic activities such as swimming, fishing, kayaking and visiting caves, etc.
+ Join in the local markets of minority people and their daily life, and contemplate rice-terrace in amongst splendid mountains.
+ Enjoy a homestay with villagers in the countryside
+ Hike in the beautiful Pu Luong Nature Reserve
+ Experience a beautiful Hanoi with a long-standing customs, ancient French architectures, exciting cuisine, and very strange life-style.
 
 

  • DAY 1: ARRIVAL IN HANOI

    Upon arrival in Hanoi, get picked up and transferred to the down town for hotel check-in. The remainder of the day is yours for getting used to the capital city of Vietnam. Dinner and Overnight in Hanoi.

    Meals: N/A
    4 activity included
    Hà Nội city
    DAY 2: HANOI – HALONG BAY – LAN HA BAY

    At 8:00am, our guide and driver will come and pick you up from your hotel in Hanoi for 4-hour drive to Ha Long City. On our journey there through the rich farmlands of the Red River Delta, we are able to observe the everyday life of Vietnamese villagers as they work the rice fields, take pigs to the market on motorbikes and plough their fields with their water buffaloes. Embark your private junk around noon, check in and enjoy fresh seafood lunch on boat. Spend the whole afternoon cruising between hundreds of beautiful karst formations towards Bai Tu Long Bay, to the middle of Halong Bay and further to Lan Ha Bay. Late afternoon, the crew drops anchor at a peaceful scenic area for the night shelter. Take a jump and swim if the weather permits. After dinner, you can try your luck with fishing from the boat’s edge. Overnight on boat.

    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
    4 activity included
    Hạ Long City, Red River Delta, Bai Tu Long Bay
    DAY 3: LAN HA BAY EXPLORE

    Enjoy your breakfast after admiring the beauty of the bay at dawn from the sun deck. Start the day with the gentle cruise towards Kiem Lam area for paddling your kayaks through some beautiful caves, exploring hidden lakes. Get back on boat and make for the middle of Lan Ha Bay to visit a fish farm. Lunch on the way back to Cat Ba Island. Reach the pier by noon and get transferred to Cat ba town for a short visit to a local market. Taking 45-minute hydrofoil ride to Hai Phong city in the afternoon where our private transport is ready to pick us up and then make our way to Ninh Binh. Check into a hotel, dinner and overnight in Ninh Binh.

    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
    4 activity included
    Kiem Lam area, Lan Ha Bay, Cat Ba Island, Hai Phong city, Ninh Bình
    DAY 4: NINH BINH VISIT

    After breakfast at hotel, you will take two hour boat row along a little river and get through three caves. Admire the beauty of the karst formations. Back to the dock for 2-hour gentle cycling tour around the area, visiting villages, temples and climbing to a high summit for a panorama over the karst landscape. Spend the second night in Ninh Binh.

    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
    4 activity included
    Ninh Bình
    DAY 5: NINH BINH – KHO MUONG VILLAGE (INSIDE PU LUONG NATURE RESERVE)

    Check out early in the morning, we will depart to Pho Doan little town in Thanh Hoa province. It takes about 4 hours and the road is a bit rough but the scenery is very nice, especially along the Ho Chi Minh trail. Arrive in Pho Doan by noon time and have a simple lunch at a local restaurant. From here, we will meet our local way leader and porter who will lead the way during the hike, cook the meals and take care of our bags. The trek into Pu Luong territory offers us beautiful landscapes with rustic villages and farms. The scenery is changing and becomes hillier with lush vegetation and hill farming valleys. Arrive at Kho Muong village in the late afternoon. Dinner and overnight on a stilt house of the Thai minority.

    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
    4 activity included
    Thanh Hoa province, Ho Chi Minh trail, Pu Luong territory, Kho Muong village
    DAY 6: KHO MUONG VILLAGE - HANG VILLAGE

    Today, you will have a bit harder day hiking, 50% on village paths 50% on an old disused paved road but not much traffics. There are some climbs and yet more stream crossings. The trekking becomes more remote, but you still meet villagers tending fields or walking back from early market. Lunch stop at a local home at a village on the way. After that, we will get off the Old French Road to small trail and this offers great feelings on nature and local life with villages, rice terraces, karst formations. Arrive at Hang village in the late afternoon, rest and dinner with the host family. Overnight at a stilt house.

    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
    4 activity included
    Kho Muong Village, Hang Village
    DAY 7: BAN HANG VILLAGE – MAI CHAU – HANOI

    After having breakfast, start for an easy morning hike to the main road. Get picked up and transfer to Lac Village in Mai Chau for lunch. After that, drive back to Hanoi on the National Road No6. Arrive at your hotel in Hanoi about 5 PM. Overnight in Hanoi.

    Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
    4 activity included
    Lac Village, Hà Nội
    DAY 8: TOUR OF HANOI CITY

    The city tour of the capital city occupies your whole day. The sites include of Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, his house-on-stilts, One Pillar Pagoda, Temple of Literature - Vietnam’s first university. In the afternoon, the tour continues with a visit to one of the following museum that you can pick the one you like (the Ethnology Museum, Army Museum, National Fine Arts Museum, Hanoi Hilton prison or Vietnam Women Museum). Followed with a short walk or a cyclo ride around the Old Quarter. End the day tour with a traditional Water Puppet show. Overnight in Hanoi.

    Meals: Breakfast
    4 activity included
    Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, One Pillar Pagoda, Temple of Literature, Water Puppet 
    DAY 9: DEPARTURE FROM HANOI

    Today, you are free to do some last shopping or relax until being transferred to the airport for your departure flight.

    Meals: Breakfast
    4 activity included
    Hà Nội
  • Includes
    • English speaking guides
    • Private a/c vehicles
    • Private boat cruise in Halong Bay
    • Meals as mentioned in the itinerary
    • Hydrofoil tickets from Cat Ba to Hai Phong
    • All entrance tickets and permits
    • Boat trip and bikes in Ninh Binh
    • Local guide and porter in Pu Luong
    • Mineral bottled water on trekking days and on the private car during the trip
    • Accommodation at hotels/homestay
    Excludes
    • Insurance of any kind
    • Drinks and other meals
    • Personal expenses
    • Tips for tour guide and driver
    • Other things not mentioned clearly in the INCLUSION
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    Booking & Payment 
    Bookings must be secured by a deposit of a minimum of 30% of the total booking value, or US$100 for bookings of a value US$500 or below. This deposit is non-refundable unless we cancel your tour. Full payment must be made at least 30 days prior to the first day of your trip. (Please note that increased deposit requirements may be applied for some trips).
    Except as otherwise agreed by your direct travel specialist of Custom Vietnam Travel, the final payment or the balance is due earlier than 30 days prior to your departure.(Failure to pay by the due date may result in unexpected cancellation of the booking.)
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    Following full payment, final voucher of services and related documents will be forwarded by e-mail to clients at a maximum of two weeks prior to your home departure. 
     
    Cancellations
    Cancellation will be charged as follows: 
    More than 30 days prior to departure: We will retain the deposit
    29 - 14 days prior to departure: 50% of the Tour price is forfeited
    13 - 0 days prior to departure: 100% of the Tour price is forfeited
    (Note: Any of bank charge for the payment process is on the client's account)
     
    Refund of Unused Services 
    No refund will be given for any unused service after the trip has commenced.
     
    Liability 
    Custom Vietnam Travel Co., Ltd. is not responsible for any loss, injury or damage sustained by passengers. Additional expenses incurred due to delays, accidents, natural disaster, political actions and unrest must be borne by the passengers. Passengers are required to have full travel insurance.
    Airline schedules and local conditions may affect accommodation and itineraries. Should this occur, Custom Vietnam Travel Co., Ltd will endeavor to substitute a suitable arrangement of similar value. Participation on any tours implies full agreement to the above conditions by all parties involved. 
    Travel Insurance 
    Travel insurance is not included in your tour price. It is the passenger's responsibility to verify whether his/her local health insurance carrier provides coverage while traveling. Please contact your insurance carrier for details.
    Custom Vietnam Travel Co., Ltd. strongly advises that you purchase a comprehensive travel insurance policy to cover all aspects of your tour: the loss of deposits through cancellation, loss of baggage and personal items, personal injury and death. A waiver must be signed if insurance is declined.
     
    QUOTATION NOTES: 
    Please be aware that flight times, hotels and all other logistics, services and days of travel are subject to availability. Where flights are cancelled or delayed Custom Vietnam Travel will endeavor to secure alternative arrangements of similar value as noted in our booking conditions.
    The travelling times mentioned within this dossier are approximations only. These times will vary according to weather, road, traffic or any other prevailing conditions.
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