VIETNAM ORIGINAL TRAVEL

Bicycle tour in 13 days

Experience of the slopes, the heat, the rain forest, and the problems on the journeys to conquer new lands on the iron horses. Traveling by bicycle will satisfy your taste as this will be amazing opportunity to explore and learn cultural life of all regions in Vietnam and increase your strength and durability. Admire the beauty of the mountainous and flooded river regions. Visit the temples, schools and have meal with them at home then experience working in the farm and in the garden. Also, enjoy climbing trees to pick coconuts or make coconut candy with the locals … The bold outline of the culture gives you many useful things and has more wonderful chance to access to the locals that cannot stop you from taking part in their daily activities.


Day 1: Hanoi Arrival

Arrive at Noi Bai International airport, welcomed by our guide and transfer to hotel for leisure.

Meals: Dinner
Accommodation: Hotel in Hanoi

Day 2: Hanoi - Discovery

Hanoi is a gracious capital with French-colonial buildings, beautiful boulevards and aromatic milk flower. Visit the Temple of Literature, Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, Vietnam museum of ethnology or enjoy cyclo tour around the old quarter and watch the performance of Water Puppets which has thousands years of history.

Meals: Breakfast & Lunch & Dinner
Accommodation: Hotel in Hanoi

Day 3 - 4: Hanoi - Halong

Travel to Halong Bay which is known one of Seven Wonders of the World and the “jewel in the crown of Vietnam”. Taste the fresh seafood while cruising on the emerald water and amongst the limestone islands. Enjoy the stunning scenery and relaxing cruise or experience the most wonderful and unforgettable activity - squid fishing at night.

Meals: Breakfast & Lunch & Dinner
Accommodation: On the cruise

Halong Bay Cruise Tour

Day 4-5: Halong – Ninh Binh

Travel to Hoa Lu - one of the most famous sites of Vietnam for its historic vestiges and its impressive limestone mountain. Visit temples of Dinh Bo Linh and Le Hoan Kings. Later, take a sampan cruise to discover the caves of Tam Coc ("three lagoons") and Bich Dong Pagoda.

Meals: Breakfast & Lunch & Dinner
Accommodation: Local house

Day 5 - 7: Ninh Binh - Mai Chau

Depart from Ninh Binh to Hoa Binh, stop on the way to take pictures. Arrival in Mai Chau at noon, check in to the traditional stilt house and lunch together. Have a short trek and bike ride through the valley to visit villages of White Thai to discover its local arts and crafts.

Meals: Breakfast & Lunch & Dinner
Accommodation: Local house

Mai Chau trekking

Day 7 - 9: Mai Chau - Hanoi - Hue

Return to Hanoi to take flight to Hue, welcomed by guide and transfer to hotel. Admire the beauty of Hue on the bike along the countryside, rarely visited villages, quiet and peaceful streets and board sampan upstream the Perfume River to visit the famous Thien Mu Pagoda, the complex King's tombs Khai Dinh and Tu Duc Emperor located in lush vegetation - the tomb combines majesty with oriental charm.

Meals: Breakfast & Lunch & Dinner
Accommodation: Hotel in Hue

Day 9 - 10: Hue - Hoian

Ride a bicycle along the picturesque coast through graves, small villages and emerald water of Lang Co Beach. Conquer the 10-km long and 500 meters high Hai Van (Cloudy Pass). At the summit, explore French and American forts, while enjoying panoramic views of the coast. When reaching Danang, leave your bike back and take a bus to Hoian known as UNESCO World Cultural Heritage. Join foot tour to discover Japanese Covered Bridge, Chinese temple, Hoian market, the Tan Ky ancient house and participate in cooking class to experience flavor of the Center.

Meals: Breakfast & Lunch & Dinner
Accommodation: Hotel in Hoian

Hoi An walking tour

Day 11: Hoian - Saigon

Fly to Ho Chi Minh City – the economic heart of Vietnam and named “Far east Pearl” in the American War. Visit China town (locally known as Cho Lon), Thien Hau temple, historic museum, the Notre Dame Cathedral and the Central Post Office (in Romanesque art and French-style) and former Presidential Palace.

Meals: Breakfast & Lunch & Dinner
Accommodation: Hotel in Saigon

Day 12: Saigon - My Tho - Saigon

Depart to Mekong Delta for relaxing and flooded river region experience.  Board sampan boats and paddle through stilts houses, floating markets and green islands including Phoenix, Dragon, Unicorn, Tortoise. Visit bee farm; experience bike ride around villages; join local activities, cooking class, taste exotic fruits, honey tea and listen to traditional music.

Return to Saigon in late afternoon. Overnight in Saigon.

Meals: Breakfast & Lunch & Dinner
Accommodation: Hotel in Saigon

Saigon travel agency

Day 13: Saigon - departure

Have personal discovery in Saigon until being transferred to Saigon airport for departure flight.

Meals: Breakfast
Accommodation: N/A

 

PHU QUOC EXTENSION

Day 13 – 15: Saigon - Phu Quoc Phu Quoc is recognized as “paradise on land” and is precious germ of Vietnam with untouched, stunning and long white sand beaches, emerald water and unique beauty.

Enjoy relaxing and sunbathing on the beach; explore National Park; or join many exciting activities.

Meals: Breakfast Accommodation: Resorts or hotels in Phu Quoc