Trip Description & Day-by-day Itinerary
The Vietnam 8 days Itinerary include major travel highlights of both North and South Vietnam. Begin the classic tour with Hanoi, Vietnam’s capital, Halong bay, then Ho Chi Minh city, Cu Chi tunnel, and Can Tho, the Mekong river delta.
DAY 1: ARRIVE HANOI
Picked up at Hanoi airport and transferred to hotel.
DAY 2: HANOI CITY TOUR
Discover the deep roots of Vietnamese culture through visits to pagodas, historic sites and an architecture museum as the History Museum, Hanoi’s Ethnology Museum and its fascinating exhibitions about the diverse hill tribes in Vietnam. Enjoy a short cyclo excursion through the bustling old quarter streets named after the specific goods once offered for sales at these places.
DAY 3: HANOI -> HALONG BAY -> HANOI
Ha Long Bay – one of the world’s natural wonders and is the most beautiful tourist destination of Vietnam. Ha Long Bay features more than one thousand awesome limestone karsts and islands of various sizes and shapes along the 120-km coastline of Bai Chay Beach. These tiny islands are dotted with beaches and grottoes created by wind and waves, and have sparsely forested slopes ringing with bird song, cruise through the sculpted limestone islands of Halong Bay on a private junk; photograph life in a floating fishing village.
DAY 4: HANOI -> SAIGON
Picked up at hotel and transferred to Noi Bai airport. Take a short flight to Ho Chi Minh city, Saigon. Ho Chi Minh City is a center of commerce, finance, culture and tourism in Vietnam. This bustling metropolis, contradiction of its northern counterpart, is crowded with bikes and motorbikes, excited by numerous shopping area and sidewalk café.
DAY 5: SAIGON CITY TOUR & CU CHI TUNNELS
Beginning the tour with Ho Chi Minh City highlights including the Post Office, cathedral, Reunification palace, centre town, then continuation towards Cho Lon, visit Thien Hau temple, Binh Tay market. Enjoy a pleasant drive through typical southern Vietnamese countryside to the Cu Chi Tunnels, an incredible underground tunnel network constructed by Vietnamese resistance fighters during the long struggle for independence.
DAY 6 & 7: SAIGON -> CAN THO -> SAIGON
Motorizing boat through the Bao Dinh natural canal, viewing the still house; the fruit plantation along the canal sides; enjoying the nice boat ride through the Tan Tach natural canal in Ben Tre cruise under the shadow of the water coconut trees. Phong Dien floating Market with the busy sense right at the time, keep cruising through the small channels system, visit the rice noodles making village. Experience the” monkey Bridge” in the Delta, the second floating market of Cai Rang, break time for lunch. Return to Ho Chi Minh city. Stop for visit & rest at the Bonsai garden in My Tho The biggest drawcard of the delta is the Cai Rang floating Market in the Mekong Delta on the second day, which is on the banks of wide stretches of river. Most market folk begin early to avoid the day time heat. Rural areas of Can Tho province, renowned for their durian, mangosteen and orange or-chards, can easily be reach from Can Tho by boat.
DAY 8: DEPARTURE
Picked up at hotel and transferred to Tan Son Nhat airport. End.