Take a trip along the coast of Vietnam, from bright Hanoi and stunning natural beauty of Halong Bay to the imperial capital of Hue, azure beaches of Da Nang and the chaotic Saigon.
Hanoi walking and street food tour.
Halong Bay day cruise tour, where you will explore magnificent Thien Cung Cave, enjoy a fresh seafood or vegetarian lunch as you head into the bay's exotic landscape and kayaking trip.
Visit Hue's important monuments, including the Imperial Citadel and Hue Royal Antiques Museum.
Take a trip on a dragon boat along the Perfume River to the Thien Mu pagoda.
Walk through the Dong Ba Market to see locals going about their daily lives.
Mekong Delta Day Trip from Ho Chi Minh.
Meals: Breakfasts in some hotels.
Accommodation: 4/5 stars design hotels (9 nights).
Transportation: plane, private transfer Hue-Hoi An, transfer Hoi An-Danang airport.
Day 1 Hanoi
Arrive in Hanoi before 12 PM. Enjoy an evening tour of Hanoi's food hotspots, explore the historic and lively old quarter and sample traditional Vietnamese cuisine and delicacies.
Hotel: Melia Hanoi or similar.
Day 2 Hanoi/Halong Bay
Today you will enjoy a full day boat trip along Halong Bay. The epic landscape of Halong Bay has beckoned dreamers to Hanoi for centuries. Experience the majestic bay in 1-day while on board a traditional Chinese boat, and visit the magical grottoes that have charmed visitors for years.
Day 3-5 Hue
Flight to Hue. On Day 4 explore the Imperial Citadel, visit the tombs of King Khai Dinh and Ling Minh Mang and relax on the Perfume River and at a beautiful pagoda temple.
Day 5-7 Hoi An
Private transfer to Hoi An (120km). Stop at Marble Mountains, see Da Nang Beach, a famous beach of Vietnam, visit the Hai Van Pass and Lap An lagoon, drive along the Sea Cloudy Pass. On Day 6 visit the spectacular Ba Na Hills on a full-day trip. See the exquisite Linh Ung pagoda, cross the famous Golden Bridge, visit the large Buddha, take a leisurely climb up Chua Mountain and explore ancient wine cellars.
Hotel: Anantara Hoi An or similar.
Day 7-9 Ho Chi Minh city (Saigon)
Transfer to Danang and flight to Saigon. Explore the largest city in Vietnam with its open-air concerts, flickering neon lights and crowded markets. Visit Notre Dame, City Hall, stroll through the colonial streets or go to Ben Thanh Market. On Day 9 enjoy a day trip to Mekong Delta, visit Vinh Trang Pagoda, the largest Buddhist temple in Tien Giang Province, enjoy boat cruising through a beautiful river and a delicious local lunch in a restaurant.