Impressive Vietnam – Classic Tour 17 Days / 16 Nights

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    Impressive Vietnam – Classic Tour 17 Days 16 Nights – Sapa trekking tour
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    Impressive Vietnam – Classic Tour 17 Days 16 Nights – Japanese Covered Bridge Hoi An
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    Impressive Vietnam – Classic Tour 17 Days 16 Nights – Hoi An Ancient Town
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    Impressive Vietnam – Classic Tour 17 Days 16 Nights – Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum
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    Impressive Vietnam – Classic Tour 17 Days 16 Nights – Ho Chi Minh city
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    Impressive Vietnam – Classic Tour 17 Days 16 Nights – Hanoi
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    36 Streets region, Hanoi
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    Impressive Vietnam – Classic Tour 17 Days 16 Nights – Flower Hmong people in Bac Ha market
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    Impressive Vietnam – Classic Tour 17 Days 16 Nights – Cu Chi Tunnels
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    Impressive Vietnam – Classic Tour 17 Days 16 Nights – Charming Vietnam – Vinh Long
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    Impressive Vietnam – Classic Tour 17 Days 16 Nights – Charming Vietnam – Ngoc Son Temple
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    Impressive Vietnam – Classic Tour 17 Days 16 Nights – Charming Vietnam – King Tu Duc’s tomb
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    Impressive Vietnam – Classic Tour 17 Days 16 Nights – Charming Vietnam – Can tho
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    Impressive Vietnam – Classic Tour 17 Days 16 Nights – Charming Vietnam – Cai Be
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    Impressive Vietnam – Classic Tour 17 Days 16 Nights – Cao Dai Holysee Temple
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    Impressive Vietnam – Classic Tour 17 Days 16 Nights – Bac Ha market

Tour Route: Hanoi – Hanoi City Tour – Lao Cai – Sapa – Train back to Hanoi – Halong Bay Excursion – Danang – Hoi An – Ho Chi Minh city – Cu Chi Tunnels – Ben Tre – Can Tho.

    Impressive Vietnam Classic Tour 17 Days / 16 Nights: 17 days traveling from North to South Vietnam, experience local life up close as we explore the colorful hill-tribe villages in Sapa, stay overnight on Halong Bay cruise, discover Hoi An and surroundings and explore the waterways and lust fruit orchards of the Mekong Delta. The trip covers all highlights of Vietnam – from Hanoi’s colorful Hanoi Old Quarter to the beaches of Hoi An, floating markets in the Mekong Delta and the fantastic markets of China Town in Saigon. It absolutely offers great experience for those who want to discover Vietnam in depth.

  • Tour Duration: 17 days/ 16 nights.
  • Tour Route: Hanoi – Hanoi City Tour – Lao Cai – Sapa – Train back to Hanoi – Halong Bay Excursion – Danang – Hoi An – Ho Chi Minh city – Cu Chi Tunnels – Ben Tre - Can Tho.
  • Start from: Hanoi.
  • End at: Ho Chi Minh city.
  • Tour Level: Classic and Moderate.
  • Group size: Private tour only.
  • Tour Customizing: Enable.
  • Itinerary in Brief.

  • Day 01: Ha Noi arrival.
  • Day 02: Hanoi city – night train to Sapa.
  • Day 03: Sapa Cat Cat village – Silver waterfall.
  • Day 04: Lao chai – Ta Van village.
  • Day 05: Sapa – Sunday Ba Ha market – night train back Hanoi.
  • Day 06: Ha Noi - Halong Junk Cruise.
  • Day 07: Halong Bay– Hanoi.
  • Day 08: Hanoi – Danang flight – Hoian.
  • Day 09: Hoi An ancient town.
  • Day 10: Hoi An free.
  • Day 11: Hoi An - Hue.
  • Day 12: Hue – Flight to Ho chi minh city.
  • Day 13: Ho Chi Minh.
  • Day 14: Ho Chi Minh – Cu chi tunnel.
  • Day 15: Ho Chi Minh – Mekong Delta – My Tho – Ben Tre - Can Tho.
  • Day 16: Can Tho – Ho Chi Minh, Sai Gon.
  • Day 17: Ho Chi Minh departure.

IMPRESSIVE VIETNAM – CLASSIC TOUR 17 DAYS / 16 NIGHTS .

DAY 01: Hanoi arrival. Meals = Dinner.

The guide and driver would welcome you at the airport, then, take you to Hanoi for check-in (the rooms are at your disposal from 14:00).

You will spend your free leisure in the city. In the afternoon we will have a briefing tour in Hanoi around Hoan Kiem Lake. Our guide will show you around Hanoi Old Quarter with different shops, streets where you can buy various things. The tour will end with the Traditional Water Puppet Show - The Intangible World Heritage. Enjoy the dinner at the local restaurant of Vietnamese taste.

Overnight in your hotel in Hanoi.

DAY 02: Hanoi City tour – Lao Cai Station. Meals = Breakfast, Lunch.

Having breakfast at your hotel, start your city tour with a visit to Ho Chi Minh Complex. Here you can visit the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum where the corpse of Uncle Ho kept there. Next you will visit the Presidential Palace - a nice French architecture in the garden and Ho Chi Minh House on stilt. Visiting the house you will see the simple life of Ho Chi Minh - the president in Vietnamese's spirit forever. We will finish this area with One Pillar Pagoda - one of the most attractions in Hanoi you cannot miss with the special in architecture.

Having lunch at local restaurant and you will continue to the Temple of Literature - The first University of Vietnam. Trip will be to Hoa Lo Prison built in the French time to keep Vietnamese Political prisoner and later I was place for the American Pilot and named by them as the Hanoi Hilton. You will see the various objects used by Vietnamese prisoners and the American pilot. Here John McCain the Senator of United States stayed here in Vietnam War.

Next we will explore Hanoi by traveling through the Old Quarter with 36 ancient streets in a traditional cyclo. This slow - speed tour will give your great chance to fully enjoy the classic and modern of the capital.

Your adventure trip to Sapa begins with an overnight train from Vietnam 's capital city to the border town of Lao Cai.

Overnight in the train, AC, soft sleeper.

DAY 03: Lao Cai – Sapa – Cat Cat – Sapa. Meals = Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

Early arrives at Lao Cai station at approximately 6:00 am. There will be a vehicle waiting to transfer us to Sapa. The drive to Sapa is only 33 km but it takes around 1.5 hours.

Once at Sapa, we will check-in hotel (Early check-in subject to availability). Have breakfast at the hotel restaurant then enjoy a free time to explore around town. At 10 a.m. from the hotel there will be a walking tour to the hill tribe villages of Cat Cat, home to the H'mong hill tribes minority people. As we walk to the villages nestled in the valley below Sapa, we will meet some of the local minority people on their way to and from Sapa. Here we have the opportunity to share cultural experiences with the families that live in the area.

This afternoon you travel by car toward the Silver Waterfall where you will be able to take a short walk to waterfall. You will then drive further to Heaven Gate, the highest peak of roads in Vietnam. From there you can see Fansipan, the highest peak of Indochina mountains as well as enjoy stunning views. The walk commences at a point nearby the waterfall, by a descent on a trail through bamboo forest, which belongs to Hoang Lien National Park. Transfer back Sapa town.

Overnight in your hotel in Sapa.

DAY 04: Sapa – Lao Chai – Ta Van - Sapa. Meals = Breakfast, Lunch.

Following breakfast at we explore the Sapa daily market and then set out on our 3-4 hour trek that will take us along buffalo paths and trails and through several hill tribe villages of Lao Chai and Ta Van, home to H'mong, and Dzay people. This is an absolutely spectacular walk through stunning scenery inhabited by some of the friendliest people you can meet. Picnic lunch on the way at a family in Ta Van village.

Overnight in your hotel in Sapa.

DAY 05: Sapa – Bac Ha – Lao Cai – Hanoi. Meals = Breakfast, Lunch.

After breakfast at hotel, we drive to explore the Bac Ha Sunday market - the most interesting hill tribe market in Asia. Visit some villages of H'Mong people before we transfer back to Lao Cai for the train journey back to Hanoi.

Overnight in the train, AC, soft sleeper.

DAY 06: Hanoi – Halong Bay Cruise. Meals = Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

Arrival in Hanoi in the early morning at round 5:00 am. Pick up at train station and the guide will take you to a mini hotel near the train station gate to have shower and basic set menu breakfast.

8:00: Am pick up at hotel, depart for Halong bay. It takes around 3,5 hours traveling by road.

Comfort stop en route for photos and coffee (by your own ) before arriving to Halong City.

11:30 - 12.15: Arrive in Ha long city, board our traditional wooden junk boat for an overnight journey. Sip on a refreshing welcome drink upon check in before you begin your cruise through the bay.

13.00: Start sail from Bai Tu Long Bay area, Feast on a delicious lunch as you cruise among beautiful of islets (Tea pot islet, Mat Quy –Monster Face islet, Yen Ngua islet, Man’s Head islet, Tortoise islet etc.) to discover un-spoilt pockets of Halong Bay and visit Sung Sot - Amazing cave, one of the most imposing grottos of the Bay. Swim at Soi Sim beach or Titov beach or a short trek to the top of Titov Mountain (426 Steps) for a magnificent panorama scenery.

17.30: Fresh fruits serve at lounge or sundeck. Enjoy vegetable/fruit carving & Folding Napkin.

19.30 Enjoy your dinner on board.

21.00: Squid fishing or relax and chatting with your partner, friends, family.

Overnight on the boat cruise.

DAY 07: Hanoi – Halong bay cruise – Hanoi. Meals = Breakfast, Lunch.

06.20 Tai Chi Exercise with an opportunity to admire the magnificent scenery of sunrise over the Bay.

07.00 For early riser complimentary tea, coffee and breakfast are served.

08.00 Visit Luon cave on small bamboo boat paddle by out crew staff and enjoy the quiet atmosphere enclosed by high islets and mountains. Be back to our Huong Hai Junk. Sail past rock formations such as and passing Finger islet, Hoa Cuong fishing village area, Ga Choi – Fghting Cock islet, Dinh Huong Islet, Little Dog islet. Enjoy the tranquil scenery as the boat meanders its way through the bay on the way back to Ha Long city, etc.

09.00 Arrange your luggage and do the check out onboard.

10.15 Enjoy a lunch as your boat weaves through strange-shaped limestone rock formations.

11:30 – 12:00: We will return to the main harbor before transferring to our awaiting vehicle for a 3.5 hours back Hanoi. We reach hotel at around 15:30 – 16:00, check in, free time at leisure.

Overnight in your hotel in Hanoi.

DAY 08: Hanoi - Danang - Hoi An. Meals = Breakfast.

Free until transfer to airport for flight to Danang. Pick up and Hoi An. Afternoon tour of Marble Mountains and Cham Museum or ruins in My Son.

Overnight in your hotel in Hoi An.

DAY 09: Hoi An Sightseeing Tour. Meals = Breakfast, Lunch.

Today there are a lot of time to explore Hoi An ancient town, once a major Asian trading port in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries. Hoi An’s architecture and relaxed lifestyle have changed little over the years. Take a leisurely walking tour of the ancient town center and visit the sites of former merchants’ homes, a 400 year-old Japanese Covered Bridge, and a Chinese Communal Hall. Believed to have been settled no less than 2,200 years ago, Hoi An was known as Faifo to early Western traders. Hoi An was one of the major ports of Southeast Asia from the 17th to 19th centuries. Chinese, Japanese, French, English, Spanish, Portuguese and other traders had small communities here, and the old wooden houses, bridges and temples that remain are reminiscent of a Vietnam of centuries past.

This unique old trading town slowly became isolated due to its river silting up and by destroyed rail lines, leaving it untouched by war and frozen in time. Nowadays, this absolutely charming and relaxed town has been designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Free at leisure

Overnight in your hotel in Hoi An.

DAY 10: Hoi An . Meals = Breakfast.

Today there is plenty of time to discover Hoi An by yourself. You can spend your time walking around exploring the many Chinese Assembly halls and fascinating ancestral homes, some of which have been occupied by the same family for fifteen genera ions. The town is also famous for it's shops in particular it's large number of tailors. If you wanted, you could have a whole new wardrobe made for you here. You might like to take a boat ride with one of the local women across the Thu Bon River. Perhaps you would like to hire a bicycle and head off on a scenic ride to ancient town, about 4 km away. There's even the chance to improve your culinary skills with a Vietnamese cooking lesson. One thing is for sure - there is no shortage of things to do in this town.

Overnight in your hotel in Hoi An.

DAY 11: Hoi An - Hue. Meals = Breakfast.

After breakfast at hotel, say good bye Hoi An and embark on northern bound journey to Hue, the former imperial capital of Vietnam. Stop en route at the beautiful Non Nuoc Beach and the Cham Museum, which contains the finest collection of Cham sculpture in the world. In Danang you will visit the Marble Mountains, five sacred hills containing dozens of Buddhist shrines. The guide and driver will take you over the beautiful Hai Van Pass - Vietnam's geographical and psychological boundary between north and south. The peak of the pass lies perpetually shrouded in clouds.

Arrival Hue in Hue at noon time.

This afternoon we visit the Imperial Citadel and the Purple Forbidden City. This royal residence was built in the 19th century by the Nguyen dynasty, the City was home to the former Emperors of Vietnam from 1802 until 1945. We then take a walk to the bustling Dong Ba Market and pass many fantastic eating spots where visitors have a chance to sample some local delicacies.

Overnight in your hotel in Hue.

DAY 12: Hue – Flight to Ho Chi Minh city. Meals = Breakfast.

Breakfast at hotel, we embark on a boat for cruise upstream on the Perfume River, viewing the city and the tranquil villages on the riverbank. We will walk up to visit the Thien Mu pagoda, a nicely located pagoda, overlooks the Perfume River and the beautiful scenery beyond, where you get to learn more about the Buddhism in Vietnam. One of the most poignant displays here is a car belonging to a former monk, who in 1963, drove to Saigon and set himself alight to protest against the South Vietnamese regime and its treatment of Buddhists.

Disembark the board for a visit the elaborate mausoleum of former emperor Tu Duc, built decades before its occupant's death the tomb was used as a palace retreat before the emperor’s final resting place. Transfer to the airport for flight to Ho Chi Minh city. The guide in Ho Chi Minh will pick you up, transfer to hotel in city center, check in, Free time at leisure.

Overnight in your hotel in Ho Chi Minh city.

DAY 13: Ho Chi Minh city tour. Meals = Breakfast, Lunch.

Breakfast at hotel, We spend all day to visit the Reunification Palace which was the former residence of the President of South Vietnam until end of April 1975, and some French colonial structures including the Notre Dame Cathedral, the Old Sai Gon Post Office before we shall see the exhibition on Vietnam War to the famous War Museum. Lunch at local restaurant. Afternoon, we pass a place with its famous lacquers and the city's finest shopping street, Dong Khoi Street and the bustling Ben Thanh Market where anything and everything is for sale.

Overnight in your hotel in Ho Chi Minh city.

DAY 14: Ho Chi Minh city – Cu Chi Tunnels. Meals = Breakfast.

Breakfast at hotel, driver to Cu Chi Tunnel. Cu Chi used to be a bitter battleground for many years during the Vietnam War. Visitors to our country should not miss a visit to this underground village with us intricate network of over 200 km of tunnels at Ben Dinh, 50 km from Ho Chi Minh City. Don’t miss the experience a short, exciting trip through this labyrinth of interlaced tunnels. In addition, green paddy fields along the road to Cu Chi, and see local peasants at work and buffaloes led by children…These are really pleasant sights and will offer you some insights into Vietnamese agriculture as well.

Transfer back city at around noon time, free at leisure.

Overnight in your hotel in Ho Chi Minh city.

DAY 15: Ho Chi Minh – Mekong Delta – My Tho – Ben Tre - Can Tho. Meals = Breakfast.

8:00am you will be picked up at hotel, transfer to My Tho, 84km from Ho Chi Minh city. This trip provides a look at a wide variety of the life and scenery on Vietnam River from the peaceful Mekong Delta region. The huge ships, which come from many different countries moving slowly, quietly along the river is what you will see at the Sai Gon River. Do not miss this sight! On the way you will see daily activities of local people along the river sellers and buyers bargaining, exchanging fish, the products that they got from their working on the sea. From My Tho, you will ride on a local motor boat around Dragon Island, Unicorn Island, Phoenix Island, Turtle Island and stop at the famous Unicorn Island. While at the Unicorn Island, you will take a short trek and go for a rowing boat trip. You will also enjoy lunch, tropical fruit and free time bike ride in the rural village. From there, you will continue your motor boat trip to Ben Tre province to visit a handmade coconut candy workshop. Then transfer to a small motor boat and travel along the lush, green canals that are so beautiful for photography. We continue drive to Can Tho.

Overnight in your hotel in Can Tho.

DAY 16: Can Tho – Ho Chi Minh. Meals = Breakfast.

Rising early to the sounds of the Delta coming to life for another day, we breakfast and start our trip with a boat cruise on sparking streams along the endless waterway of Mighty Mekong River to Cai Rang floating markets. There will be hundreds of boats loaded with fruits, vegetables and fish jostling for trade. Sellers advertisers their wares by crying out across the waters. We visit the lush orchards and are treated to a delicious tropical fruits. After lunch transfer back Ho Chi Minh city.

Overnight in your hotel in Ho Chi Minh city.

DAY 17: Home Flight. Meals = Breakfast.

There is no activity planned for today. Enjoy your free time for souvenir shopping until transfer to the airport for your onward flight.

Service ended.

What to Bring.

  • Sun block.
  • Camera + Film.
  • Insect rebellent.
  • Original Passport.
  • A wide brimmed hat.
  • Trekking Shoes.
  • Rain Coat.
  • Sleeping bag.
  • Warm clothes in the Winter time in the North of Vietnam.
  • Sun glasses.

Rates are Inclusive:

  • Vietnam Visa Approval Letter.
  • Private door-to-door pick-up & drop-off services .
  • All private transportation.
  • Halong Bay cruise program.
  • Return train ticket Hanoi – Lao cai – Hanoi (4 berth cabin).
  • Accommodation shared in Double room with daily breakfast.
  • Experienced English speaking guide.
  • Private boat trip as per tour.
  • Meals as stated in the itinerary.
  • All sightseeing tickets.
  • Tissues and water on coach.
  • Services charges and government tax.
  • Exclusive and personalized single agent/single customer service.
  • No extra charge after services confirmation.
  • 24/7 hot line support guaranteed.

Rates are Exclusive :

  • International flights to/from Vietnam.
  • All domestic flights.
  • Travel Insurance.
  • Visa fee.
  • Early check-in, late check-out surcharge.
  • Personal expenses.
  • Meals not mentioned.
  • Drinks not mentioned.
  • Tips & gratuities.
  • All other services not clearly mentioned above.

IMPRESSIVE VIETNAM – CLASSIC TOUR 17 DAYS / 16 NIGHTS RATES. Rates are quoted in USD per Person per Program. The price of tours base on accommodation category, travel period, and number of traveler. Please contact us for more information about prices.

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Room Type

Superior Category /  3-star hotel

Hanoi

Hanoi Imperial hotel

Deluxe

Medalion Hanoi Hotel

Deluxe

Halong Bay

Dragon Pearl Junk

Deluxe Cabin

Huong Hai Junk

Deluxe cabin

Sapa

Bamboo Sapa Hotel

Deluxe

Sapa Train

Livitran Express train

Superior 4 berth sharing cabin

Hue

Festival Hue

Deluxe

Hoi An

Ancient House Resort

Deluxe Garden view

Ho Chi Minh

Oscar Saigon hotel

Deluxe

Can Tho

Ninh Kieu 2 Hotel

Superior

Kim Tho Hotel

Superior

First Class Category / 4-star hotel

Hanoi

Sunway Hotel Hanoi

Superior

Halong Bay

Pelican Cruise

Deluxe Cabin

Sapa

Victoria Sapa Resort & Spa

Superior

Sapa Train

Victoria Express train

Superior 4 berth sharing cabin

Livitran Express train

Private Deluxe cabin

Hue

Saigon Morin hotel

Deluxe River View

Hoi An

Hoi An Beach Resort &  Spa

Deluxe river view

Hoian Boutique Resort

Superior

Ho Chi Minh

Liberty Central Hotel

Deluxe

Can Tho

Victoria Can Tho Resort

Superior

Deluxe Category / 5-star hotel

Hanoi

Hilton Opera Hotel Hanoi

Deluxe

InterContinental Westlake Hotel

Deluxe Hanoi View

Sofitel Plaza Hanoi Hotel 

Superior

Halong Bay

Indochina Sails Junk

Deluxe cabin

Sapa

Victoria Sapa Resort & Spa

Deluxe

Sapa Train

Victoria Express Train

Superior 4-berth sharing cabin

Hue

Imperial Hue

Deluxe Riverview

Hoi An

Palm Garden Resort

Deluxe Ocean view

Ho Chi Minh

Caravelle Hotel Saigon

Deluxe

Sofitel Plaza Hotel Saigon

Luxury

Can Tho

Victoria Can Tho Resort

Deluxe

 

Children policy:

  • Children under 4 years old: are FOC, sharing room/cabin with parent.
  • 01 Child under from 04 to 12 years old: is charged of 75% of the adult rates, sharing beds with parents. No extra bed added.
  • Children from 12 and over: are charged at the adult rate.

Cancellation Policy:

  • All cancellation must be made in writing to us through email only.
  • Cancellation made by us: No cancellation fee applied
  • 21 days prior to check - in date: No cancellation fee applied
  • 20 – 14 days prior to check - in date : 50 % total package charge.
  • 14 – 07 days prior to check - in date :70 % of total package charge.
  • Less than 07 days prior to check - in date and No Show : 100% of total package charge.