13-days Vietnam Travel Booking
If you are looking to escape the low winter temperatures and spend a few days visiting this really exotic country then this trip could interest you. We present to you a value package where you will have time to relax, enjoy the beach and also get to visit really interesting places like Halong Bay or the Mekong Delta. A relaxing trip, simple and fun. It all depends on you and your feelings when traveling.
DAY 1: ARRIVE IN HANOI
At your arrival to Hanoi, you will be greeted at the airport by our driver and transferred to your hotel. Stay overnight in Hanoi.
DAY 2: HANOI - HALONG (B/L)
07:45 - 08:30 Tour guide and shuttle bus of Ha Long Dragon Cruise pick you up then take 3.5 hour drive to HaLong. Have a break 20 minutes en-route to free your legs.
12:15 Embark Tuan Chau harbor, get transferred to Dragon Cruise by a tender and enjoy a welcome drink.
13:00 Receive a cruise briefing. Savor delicious lunch while cruising among wonderful limestone islands.
14:30 Visit Sung Sot “amazing” cave, the most beautiful with millions of surprising stalactites and stalagmites
15:30 Stop at Ti Top Island one hour for swimming, sun-bathing or photographing of Ha Long at island peak.
16:30 Do kayaking among hidden parts and around Bo Nau cave to discover mysterious beauty of Ha Long.
17:30 Drop anchor in a calm water area, rest on the sundeck to enjoy Ha Long views at sunset.
19:00 Have a delectable dinner in cozy restaurant of Dragon Cruise in the middle of the bay.
20:00 Entertain evening by karaoke singing or try your luck doing squid-fishing. Overnight on Dragon Cruise.
DAY 3: HALONG BAY - HA NOI – NHA TRANG (Meal Inc.: Breakfast and Lunch)
07:30 Enjoy the morning landscape with complimentary tea and coffee served, photograph nice pictures.
08:00 Experiencing unforgettable memory passing through “tunnel cave” to a secluded lake.
09:30 Check out your cabin. Relax on sundeck for sun-bathing, photo hunting while sailing back to the harbor.
11:30 Leave Dragon Cruise, have a short rest and take a bus drive to a local restaurant for lunch.
13:30 Say goodbye to Ha Long bay then return to Hanoi. Have a rest en-route again to free your legs.
17:30 You will arrive to Hanoi then be transferred to Noi Bai airport for your flight to Nha Trang. Our driver will be waiting for you at the airport in Nha Trang to take you to your hotel. We can give you some excellent recommendations for where to have dinner; there is a wide range of cuisines in Nha Trang.Stay overnight in Nha Trang.
DAY 4: NHA TRANG RELAX/ FREE DAY (B)
You will have the day free from schedules, to enjoy your stay in one of the best tourist destinations in Vietnam. We’ll have all the information and documents about Nha Trang so you don’t miss anythingStay overnight in Nha Trang.
DAY 5: NHA TRANG - VISIT ITS ISLANDS AND SNORKEL IN THE CHINA SEA (B/L)
For this day, we’ll come to pick you up from your hotel at around 7.00am in the morning to take you to the port and to board your boat and have you prepared for a day of snorkel, filled with excitements and funs. It is a one hour trip to get to the islands where you can put on your goggles, snorkels, fins and get ready to explore! Nha Trang is the perfect place for snorkeling with its beautiful sea making it one of the main stages for underwater activities in Vietnam. There is a wide range of soft and hard corals and small reef fish. Snorkeling gives you the possibility; witness the hidden beauty of nature that beholds the seabed. You also have the opportunity to go diving. You will have plenty of time allocated to see everything that is marvelous coast hides away; you can also relax in our boat and enjoy the beautiful landscapes of the islands of Nha Trang. The tour ends around 2pm with a transfer to your hotel.
Stay overnight in Nha Trang.
DAY 6, 7 AND 8: NHA TRANG RELAX (B)
You will get as much beach time in as you want. Also if you are the type of person who likes to go out and have a few drinks, Nha Trang is the place to have fun! We have not added any tours in these three days so that you will have time to relax and get some beach time in, but if you are looking for something to do in these three days do not hesitate to ask because there are plenty of Nha Trang day trips available such as Bai Dai Beach, Mud Baths with Hot Spring mud baths, Dray Sap falls, a city tour, bike tours, motorbike tours to Dalat...
Apart from all the potential trips, you will get to enjoy the sunrise from the beach in Nha Trang, mingle with all the Vietnamese locals that visit the beach between 5.00am to 7.30am in the morning for swimming and have fun, we ensure you that it WILL be fun!
Early risers also get to witness Tai Chi being performed in the Nha Trang square. For those who do not like to get up early we recommend that you head to the beach at around 17.00 to watch the sun set. These are simple things, but it is great to see the Vietnamese having fun in their own style, their own way of life.
Stay overnight in Nha Trang.
DAY 9: NHA TRANG – NIGHT TRAIN TO HO CHI MINH CITY (B)
Approximately 9:00pm, we will have you transferred to the train station where you will be boarding the night train to get to Ho Chi Minh City.
Stay overnight on the night train in a 4-bed compartment.
DAY 10: FREE DAY IN HO CHI MINH CITY (B)
You will arrive in Ho chi minh at approximately 6.00 am and we will be waiting at the station to escort you to your hotel, breakfast will be waiting for you at your hotel. Like most cities in Vietnam, Ho chi minh is a place full of life. You will have the day free so that you can explore the city by yourself. There are plenty of interesting places to visit like he Notre Dame Cathedral, Central Post Office, Thien Hau Pagoda, Quan Am and the Jade Emperor Pagoda is also very interesting to visit. Another market you should not miss out on is the Ben Thanh Market, where they buy and sell EVERYTHING, and of course China town.
Anyhow we will send the necessary documentation to you. Today your lunch and dinner will be up to you, you can let us know what sort of restaurant you are looking for and we can help you find the right place for you. Stay overnight in Ho Chi Minh City.
DAY 11 – TRIP TO THE MEKONG DELTA – CAN THO ( B/L/D)
After at breakfast at the hotel you will be boarding on the bus to go to My Tho, it takes around 2 hours by bus to get to the Mekong Delta, once there you will take a boat that will take you through the Bao Dinh natural canal. We will visit the fruit markets in My Tho, we will also stop over on the turtle islands. You will have lunch on one of the islands and after relax in a quiet place surrounded by gardens. In Ben Tre you will take another boat and enjoy a trip around the Tan Thach natural canal. We will then visit families that will teach us about their rural lifestyle, you will then get to see fruit plantations on Thoi Son Island, another boat ride will take you back to My Tho to head to Can Tho.
You will stay overnight in Can Tho, in a bungalow on the Mekong Riverside.
DAY 12: CAN THO - HO CHI MINH CITY (B/L)
You will be waking up early to see the Delta markets. There will be two floating markets waiting for you, the Pong Dien and Cai Rang. You will also get to visit coconut candy and rice noodle sellers you will get to see how they make these products. Afterward we return to Ho Chi Minh City.Stay overnight in Ho Chi Minh City.
DAY 13: HEAD BACK HOME (B)
In your own time, when you are ready we take you to Tan Son Nhat airport for you to take the flight back home.