VIETNAM
HISTORY
FACTS OF VIETNAM
TRAVEL TIPS
INTEREST PLACES
 
VN-01 HANOI STOPOVER
3 Days/2 Nights Package including Hotel, airport transfer and tours 112.- USD
VN-02 SAIGON STOPOVER
3 Days/2 nights package tours, hotel and airport transfer in Saigon 115.- USD
VN-03 SPLENDOR THE NORTH
4 Days / 3 Nights visit Hanoi - Halong Bay Package 197.- USD
VN-04 CENTRAL OF VIETNAM
4 Days / 3 Nights Hue - Danang - Hoi An 165.- USD
VN-05 SOUHTERN VIETNAM
4 Days / 3 Nights Ho Chi Minh - Cu Chi - Me Konh Delta
180.- USD
VN-06 MEKONG DISCOVERER
6 Days / 5 Nights Ho Chi Minh - Cu Chi - Mekong Delta - Dalat - Nha Trang - Ho Chi Minh
326.- USD
VN-07 GLIPMSE OF VIETNAM
8 Days / 7 Nights Package Ha Noi-Halong Bay-Da Nang-Hoi An-Hue-Mekong Delta-Ho Chi Minh 582.- USD
 
 
Glimpse of Vietnam
CODE :
VN-07
DURATION :
8 Days / 7 nights Package
ROUTE :

Ha Noi-Halong Bay-Da Nang-Hoi An-Hue-Mekong Delta-Ho Chi Minh

ITINERARY

DAY 01
ARRIVAL - HANOI
 

On arrival at Noi Bai Airport, you are met and transferred to hotel. Ha Noi , Vietnam's capital, is a stylish and gracious city that retains an unique old world charm and some Asia ‘s most striking colonial architecture. The many lakes and parks make for relaxing atmosphere. If time permits  we enjoy a short cyclo excursion through the bustling old quarter streets named after the specific goods once offered for sale at these places. O/N in Ha Noi.

  Meals: none
   
DAY 02
HANOI - HALONG
 

Today we enjoy a half day city tour starting with the Ho Chi Minh Complex, containing the mausoleum of the nation’s founder Ho Chi Minh, the Presidential Palace and the Ho Chi Minh’s house on stilts. The complex also comprises the One Pillar Pagoda, whose origins date back to the foundation of Hanoi. We follow this with a trip to the Temple of Literature, well known as Vietnam’s first university, and the History Museum which displays an excellent collection of artifacts illustrating the Vietnamese history. The peaceful lake of Hoan Kiem and the bustling Dong Xuan Market are also visited before we depart for Halong Bay through the scenic countryside. O/N in Ha Long.

  Meals: B
   
DAY 03
HA LONG - HANOI
  The wondrous Halong Bay is truly one of Vietnam’s most impressive scenic sights. Heading out of the town  we embark on a boat for an exploration of the bay. This exciting five hour cruise will provide us a fantastic view of the picturesque scenery blending with the sky and some 3,000 limestone islands rising amazingly from the clear and emerald water. The limestone karst formations are littered with beaches, grottoes and beautiful caves. Along the way we will anchor for a leisurely swim in a secluded cove and an enjoyable visit to one of the many hidden grottoes beneath towering cliffs. After a seafood lunch on board we return to Ha Noi, stopping en route at Dong Trieu pottery village. We arrive in time to see an evening performance of Hanoi's famous water puppets. O/N in Ha Noi.
 

Meals: B, L

 

 

DAY 04
HANOI - DANANG - HOI AN
 

An early morning flight to Da Nang. The sightseeing tour of central Vietnam begins with Hoi An Town which was originally a Cham seaport but has been influenced down centuries by a myriad of traders from various cultures. The tranquillity and charm of the town with its low tiled houses and assembly halls scattered along the small streets make it one of the most delightful places to visit in Vietnam. After checking into hotel, we will have time strolling around the town to explore the lively central market and visit the famous Japanese Covered Bridges, the Pottery Museum, the many temples and pagodas of Chinese appearance. O/N in Hoi An.

 

Meals: B

 

 

DAY 05
HOI AN - HUE
 

The journey continues to Hue, Vietnam’s imperial capital between 1802 and 1945. Along the way, we make stopover at the sensational Marble Mountains before arriving in Danang City for a visit to the Cham Museum, home to Vietnam's largest collection of Cham treasures. We then follow the road hugging the central coast before crossing over the scenic Hai Van Pass and dropping down to the fishing villages of Lang Co. On arrival in Hue, we enjoy a cruise on the Perfume River, stopping at bustling Dong Ba Market and the beautiful Thien Mu Pagoda, then visit the Imperial City and the Forbidden Purple City. This royal residence was all but destroyed during the 1968 Tet Offensive. O/N in Hue.

 

Meals: B

 

 

DAY 06
HUE - HO CHI MINH
 

Today we take a short flight south. On arrival you are greeted and driven to hotel. Ho Chi Minh City, still called Saigon by many locals, is crowded with bikes and motorbikes, excited by numerous shopping area and sidewalk cafés. An afternoon city tour takes us in the Reunification Palace which was the former residence of the President of South Vietnam until end of April 1975. Close to the palace are some beautiful French colonial structures including the Notre Dame Cathedral and the Old Sai Gon Post Office. We also visit the Jade Emperor Pagoda and the War Remnant before we continue to the bustling Ben Thanh Market where anything and everything is for sale! O/N in Ho Chi Minh.

 

Meals: B, L

 

 

DAY 07
HO CHI MINH - MEKONG DELTA - HO CHI MINH
 

Heading out of the town, we travel by roads to the Mekong Delta, Vietnam's largest rice bowl. On arrival in My Tho we embark on a boat navigating around the intricate small canals in the delta region, which is a great way to observe the local lifestyle close-up and catch a view dotted by many islands. The exciting excursion will pass the lush green vegetation before arriving at the famous Unicorn Island. Here we have opportunities to stroll around an orchard, taste many seasonal fruits and enjoy  wonderful traditional music. The next stop of our trip is Ben Tre Province to visit some fascinating local industries. After feasting on a huge lunch we return to Ho Chi Minh, stopping off along the way to see the beautiful Ving Trang Pagoda and the Cho Lon, Saigon’s Chinatown, which is crammed with sacred temples and mysterious, narrow lanes. O/N in Ho Chi Minh.

 

Meals: B, L

 

 

DAY 08
HO CHI MINH - DEPARTURE
 

There is a free time to relax or further explore Ho Chi Minh. The tour ends after your transfer to Tan San Nhat Airport for departure.

 

Meals: B

 

 

END OF TOURS
PRICES PER PERSON (USD)
CLASS
GROUP SIZE
SINGLE
SUP.

FULLBOARD
SUP.

2 PAX
3-5 PAX
LUXURY
910.-
822.-
304.-
94.-
SUPERIOR
815.-
728.-
223.-
86.-
FIRST CLASS
728.-
638.-
152.-
80.-
STANDARD
670.-
582.-
103.-
75.-
HOTEL LIST
CLASS
CITY
HANOI
HALONG
HOI AN
HUE
HO CHI MINH
LUXURY Sofitel Plaza Saigon Halong Golden Sand Resort Saigon Morin New World Saigon
SUPERIOR Sunway Hotel Heritage Halong Hoian Beach Resort Century Riverside Continental Hotel
FIRST Galaxy Hotel Halong Bay Hi An hotel Century Riverside Palace Hotel
STANDARD Thien Thai Hotel Vuon Dao Vinh Hung II Dong Duong Hotel Empress hotel
 
TERMS & CONDITION
  • The package prices quoted per person in US Dollars base on twin share, including private a round trip airport transfer by airconditioned car or minibus.
  • Group size minimum 2 persons
  • Accommodation are included goverment tax, services charges, and Breakfast
  • The prices valid until October 31, 2005
  • Single Supplement will be charged for stay in single room
  • Payment : pre-payment by credit card or bank transfer and must be made before arrival
PACKAGE PRICES ARE INCLUDES
  • Accommodation at hotel as listed or the same equivalent
  • Air-conditioned vehicle transportation
  • Meals as indicated on the itinerary.
  • Sight seeing as the itinerary including admission fee.
  • Boat trip
  • English speaking local guide
THE PRICES DOESN'T INCLUDE
  • Meals other than those mentioned in the program.
  • Personal items & hotel incidental charges.
  • Personal drinks at the meal times.
  • Gratuities to the guide, driver or hotel's porter.
  • International Airport tax in Bangkok (THB 500.-) and Vietnam (USD 14.-)
  • Travel insurance
  • Visa application fee for Vietnam (45 USD)
  • International/Domestic air tickets