Vietnam Luxury Vacation

10 days/ 9 nights

From 1,390$

Overview

Vietnam Luxury Vacation

Traveling from north to south on a 10 day luxury trip to Vietnam. This tour offers travelers with magic and sublime beauty of Vietnam. You will be on a premium journey through the highlighted destinations in Vietnam such as Hanoi, capital city of Vietnam; Halong Bay, the 8th wonder of the world; Hue, former royal dynasties; Hoian, the ancient town famous for its old houses and cuisine art. Then fly to Ho Chi Minh City known as Saigon, the vibrant city in the night.

Trip Highlights

Trip Highlights
- Explore Hanoi , a capital of Vietnam with 36 old quarters streets.
- Cruise on Halong Bay to discover many beautiful islands.
- Have an insight in Hue
-Enjoy and feeling an ancient town in Hoian
- My Son is a highlight spot in your trip
- You will be excited tobe at one of bussiest city is Saigon  

Itinerary

Vietnam Luxury Vacation

10 days/ 9 nights

Arrive at Ha Noi airport, you will be met by our guide and transferred to your centrally located hotel. Rest of the night is at leisure. Overnight in Hanoi.

Accommodation : Sheraton Hotel

Today, a full day tour of Hanoi includes Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, Presidential Palace, One Pillar Pagoda, Ho Chi Minh Museum, West Lake, Tran Quoc Pagoda, Temple of Literature. After lunch time, you will continue to visit Opera House, Cathedral, and Ngoc Son Temple. An hour on Rickshaw will give you an insight of Hanoi Old Quarter called 36 streets. Enjoy the Water Puppet Show in a theater near Hoan Kiem Lake. Dinner and Overnight in Hanoi.

Accommodation : Sheraton Hotel

09:00 – 09:30: Our guide will pick up you at  your hotel in Hanoi and transfer you to Hai Phong at approximately 11:30am.

12:00: You will be taken aboard our support vessel and travel from the wharf via the bay to board our luxurious craft, Era Cruise. You will be welcomed aboard and greeted with a complimentary drink. Our friendly and professional crew will conduct a compulsory safety procedure session and then you are free to check into your cabin and freshen up. We encourage you to explore our luxuriously-appointed ship then watch the magical landscape cruise past.

13:15: A special lunch of fresh seafood and an assortment of appetizing delicacies will be served. You will be enchanted when decadently dining on our luxury junk, our lavish interpretation of a traditional Vietnamese boat. Life just doesn’t get better than this! We then set sail for Lan Ha Bay, passing Da Chong islet where you can see an ancient lighthouse built by the French over a century ago.

15:00: The final part of the cruise takes us through the Cua Van area to Lan Ha Bay (part of Halong Bay). The 300 or so karst islands and limestone outcrops of Lan Ha are stunning with their pristine, snow-white beaches. You can explore Ba Trai Dao beach via kayaks or immerse yourself in the crystal clear waters.

17:00: It’s time to return to your lavish liner and cruise to your evening accommodation.

17:30 – 18:30: Who doesn’t love happy hour? We offer an extensive drinks list including special offers such as two for one drinks.

18:00: Our Vietnamese cooking demonstration is a great way to learn how to prepare delicious appetizers and we will guide you through the process.

19:15: You can spoil yourself with a unique Signature Dinner in our distinctive restaurant.

20:45 - 12:00: It is now time to relax with an exotic cocktail and drink in the evening landscape. Our bar offers a wide range of wine, beer and liqueurs and is always a welcome sight for guests after a day sailing on the Bay. You can order an indulgent spa service, watch movies, go squid fishing or simply relax on our roof top deck under the cover of a brightly illuminated sky.

Accommodation : Era Cruise

06:30: The morning is the best time of the day on Lan Ha Bay. You might like to head to the upper deck to participate in our daily Tai Chi sessions or relax with an early morning cup of tea, coffee or juice to watch the stunning scenery unfold before you.

07:00: A light breakfast of pastries, tea and coffee will be served in our restaurant.

7:30 - 9:15: The final stage of your trip is to be taken through the mysterious caves and amongst the remote islets via local rowing boats. The breath-taking beauty of this World Heritage region will certainly impress you. Following this, you will journey back to the main ship.

09:30: It’s time to check out of your cabin as we draw closer to the mainland. After a final early brunch and a last farewell from our crew at 11:30, you will board our transfer boat and head back to the wharf where you will be met by your return trip vehicle to transfer you to Hanoi.

12:10-12:30: Now you can board the luxury van and return to Hanoi.

Accommodation : Sheraton Hotel

Morning flight to Hue. On arrival, you will visit Ancient Citadel, Forbidden Purple City and Tu Duc Tomb. Tonight, after dinner, you will take a boat on Perfume River while enjoying the Traditional Music Show on the boat. Overnight in Hue.

Accommodation : Hue Imperial Hotel

Today, you will have a 3 hour drive to Hoian via Danang. There will be a photo opportunity at Hai Van Pass and Lang Co Beach. An afternoon walking tour in Hoian includes Ancient Town, Chinese Assembly Halls, Japanese covered bridge, and Phung Hung Ancient House. Rest of the day is free for shopping. Overnight in Hoian.

Accommodation : Palm Garden Resort

This morning, you will attend the cooking class and have chance to purchase the food ingredients at the local market before transferring to cooking center. The Chef will guide you how to cook. You will enjoy your “effort “ lunch. Afterward, you will get transferred to My Son Sanctuary, which is a large complex of religious ruins dating back to the 4th century, comprising more than 70 architectural remains. These include temples and towers with distinctive and complicated red brick designs. The most important features of “Cham” architectural design are the towers built to reflect the divinity of their kings. Back to the town for lunch. Rest of the day is free for shopping or being at your own pace. Overnight in Hoian.

Accommodation : Palm Garden Resort 

Transfer to Da Nang for flight to Sai gon.  On arrival, transfer to visit some highlights of the city such as: War Remnant museum, Independence palace, Notre Dame Cathedral. In the afternoon we are free to explore around or window shop in Ben Thanh market. Overnight in Saigon.  

Accommodation : New World Saigon Hotel

Transferl to Tay Ninh – it is near the Cambodian border, is home to the unique Cao Dai sect. The temple's exterior is decorated with multi-colored dragons of all shapes and sizes competing for space with a number of swastikas. Above the main entrance is the all-seeing holy eye, the symbol of the Cao Dai sect. The interior is just as engaging as statues of Jesus Christ, Buddha and the Hindu god, Brahma, stand side by side.

After lunch in a Vietnamese restaurant, going on the road trip to visit the Cu Chi Tunnels. At its height the tunnel system stretched over 200km, from Saigon to the Cambodian border and is three levels deep. The network included innumerable trap doors, specially constructed living areas, storage facilities, weapons factories, field hospitals, command centers and kitchens. Today the remaining tunnels have become a major tourist attraction giving the visitor a unique experience and a feel of what underground life in the American war must have been like. The tunnels have been widened for our benefit (otherwise we would not be able to enter them!) For those who are interested, there's even the opportunity to fire off rounds from an AK47 or M60 at the nearby rifle range. Back to Saigon late in the afternoon. Dinner and  overnight in Saigon.               

Accommodation : New World Saigon Hotel

Free until transferring to the airport for your flight home. End of services.

Important information

Included

  • Private air-conditioned vehicle during sightseeing trip
  • Accommodation based on 5 star hotels (double occupancy) with daily breakfast          
  • Sightseeing and entrance fees as mentioned in the itinerary
  • Meals as stated in the itnerary (B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner)
  • Private English speaking guide as outlined in the itinerary
  • Private cabin in a shared boat in Halong, private boat in Hue

Excluded

  • International and domestic flights with taxes
  • Meals are not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Vietnam visa
  • Personal spending money and all other things are non-clearly mentioned in the itinerary
  • Travel insurance
  • Surcharges in Christmas and New Year’s Eve

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