Vietnam Classic 1
This 7 day tour of Vietnam commences in Hanoi and includes Halong Bay, Hue, Hoi An, Da Nang and finishes in Saigon offering you a great introduction to this unique and enhanting region.
Arrive in Hanoi and transfer to your hotel. Overnight in Hanoi.
Excursion to Halong Bay with boat trip. Cruise on a traditional wooden boat among the emerald waters and craggy limestone cliffs of Halong Bay, stopping at different islands to explore some of the many caves in this area. Sail past floating villages, fishermen casting their nets and pearl fisheries and observe the rhythms of daily life on the bay. Overnight in Hanoi.
Sightseeing in Hanoi with a visit by cyclo to the Old Quarter. Hanoi, a city of lakes, shaded boulevards and public parks, is the capital of Vietnam. It is a very attractive city with French style buildings and less traffic than other cities in Asia. Overnight in Hanoi.
Hanoi - Hue
Transfer for your flight from Hanoi to Hue. On arrival in Hue, transfer to your hotel. Sightseeing in Hue - Hue served as the capital of Vietnam for more than 140 years. It houses ancient temples, imperial buildings and French-style edifices. It was established in the 17th century. DONG BA MARKET: a local market near the Imperial City. Overnight in Hue.
Hue - Hoi An
Visit the Thien Mu Pagoda with a boat trip on the Huong Giang River. Overnight in Hoi An.
Hoi An - Da Nang - Saigon
Sightseeing in Hoi An. Hoi An is a picturesque riverside town south of Da Nang. Known as Faifo to early western traders, it was one of South East Asia’s major international ports during the 17th, 18th and 19th centuries.
This beautifully preserved historic city is best seen on foot. The walking tour will include the following sites: Quan Cong Temple, Phuoc Kien Pagoda, Japanese Covered Bridge, Tran Family Chapel, and Quang Dong Pagoda. Travel by vehicle from Hoi An to Da Nang. Fly from Da Nang to Saigon and transfer to your hotel. Overnight in Saigon.
Sightseeing in Cholon (Chinatown), which is the huge Chinese neighbourhood to the west of the city in District 5. Cholon means ‘Big Market’, a good indication of the important role the Chinese have traditionally played in Vietnam’s economy. Transfer.