Day 1: Hanoi Arrival
Upon arrival in Noi Bai Airport, you will be picked up from airport to a hotel in Hanoi for check in and relax.
Enjoy Water Puppet show in the afternoon.
Overnight in Hanoi.
Day 2: Hanoi - Ha Long Bay - Poseidon Junk (B, L, D)
8.30 AM: Our guide will meet you at your hotel. Enjoy the peaceful scenery as we travel through the countryside, farmlands and Red River delta. You will have a chance to take photos.
12h00 - 12h30: Arrive at Ha Long City
12h45 - 13h00: Transfer to cruise ship
13h00: Board our Halong Poseidon junk with soft welcome drink, check-in registration,
13h30: Have lunch on the boat where you will be satisfied by many kinds of seafood
14h30: Cruise through the emerald water between the limestone outcrops and long corridors, En route, you have chances to sightsee many beauty spots of the world natural heritage including Fighting Cock islet, Incense Urn islet, Finger island, Toad islet, dog islet, Dragon, Horse Neck, Buffalo Head islet and many other strange shape islands.
Especially, you will be cruised to explore the mystery of Sung Sot Cave (the cave of Surprise),
16h00: Cruise to Titop beach, swimming (if the weather permitted), walking up to the top of Titop for a spectacular view to the bay, kayaking before having dinner in the romantic sunset.
19h00: Get free time, enjoy fresh seafood dinner and you can take part in cuttlefish contest and enjoy fresh cuttle.
20h00 - 22h00: Join some activities organized on boat like dancing, karaoke…
22h00: Spend a quiet night on Halong Poseidon boat in a cabin suite
You have unforgettable feelings when staying on the upstairs of the boat, seeing the marvel of sea at night, making friends with many people from the neighbor boats…etc. Accommodation and overnight on junk.
Day 3: Ha Long Bay - Hanoi (B, L)
Take an opportunity to view the sunrise over the Bay or have an early morning swim.
Breakfast, coffee and tea and served.
Our guide will give you some information and interesting facts about this fascinating village and its local community.
Disembark and travel on the sampans rowed by the local people. They will be your guides through their fishing village where you can meet the locals, visit the school and pearl farms. See at first-hand what life is like living on the water.
We are proud of our working partnership with, and support of, this community.
Back on board we start to head back the harbor.
10: 00 Take time to refresh and relax before checking out. Bags can be left in the luggage store.
An early lunch is served.
12: 00 PM: Return to the shore.
Transfer by minivan and return to Hanoi
Arrival back at your hotel approximately 16: 30/17: 00.
Overnight in Hanoi.
Day 4: Hanoi City Tour (B, L)
8: 00 AM Pick up from your Hotel. Full day cyclo ride to visit Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum and Museum. Enjoy the architectural and historical aspects of Uncle Ho's final resting-place. Just next door is Ho Chi Minh's house on stilts. Lying to one side of the Mausoleum is the One Pillar Pagoda, founded by King Ly Thai To in 1049 the structure has become an important symbol for the people of Hanoi. Lunch at restaurant nearby.
PM: After lunch proceed to visit the Literature Temple and Quoc Tu Giam - Vietnam's first university constructed in 1070, its gardens and well-preserved architecture offers a relaxing glimpse into Vietnam's past. We will then take you past Hoan Kiem Lake, see the peaceful waters, and visit Ngoc Son temple.
05.00 PM: Then our waiting car transfer from hotel to airport for your departure flight
Prices from $360 per person
- Single accommodation at hotels & junk in places as indicated in program
- Meals as indicated in program (B - breakfast, L - lunch, D - dinner)
- Transportation at places as indicated in program
- All admission cost at places mentioned in itinerary
- English speaking tour guide at places
- Boat trip at places
- Other meals and drinks/ personal expenses
- International air fares/ airport taxes
- Visa stamping fee at arrival airport in Vietnam.
- Approval letter for single entry visa to Vietnam if requires!