Vietnam authentic | Highlights between Halong Bay & Mekong Delta
Cruise in Ha Long Bay
Culture in Ha Noi
Trekking in Sa Pa
Floating market in the Mekong Delta
History in Ho Chi Minh
Relax on the beach in Nha Trang
Ha Noi / Ho Chi Minh
Accommodation as described in programAirport TransfersBoat trips as described in programCooking classDaily breakfast in accommodationDomestic flightsEnglish speaking private tour guideEntrance fees & excursions as per tour programMeals as specified in tour program (B,L,D)Mineral water during excursionsprivate transfer in air conditioned car
Intl. flightsVisa fees
Additional tours & activitiesprivate tour guide in other languages on request
Day | Welcome to Hà Nội
Arrived at the airport of Ha Noi (Noi Bai) you will be transferred to the hotel. After check-in you can relax. Enjoy your first day in Ha Noi by strolling through the old quarter and having dinner in a nice restaurant. They spend the night in Ha Noi.
Day | From the Red River Delta to the remote Nam Cang Riverside Lodge
Today after breakfast we take the train to the mountain region Sa Pa. Your approximately 2.5 hour hike will take you to Nam Cang Riverside Lodge. Along the way, you will come into contact with local people from various ethnic minority groups. In the evening you are free to explore the village on your own or relax by the river. The day ends with a dinner in Nam Cang, where you also spend the night.
Day | From the riverside to the mountain peaks Ecolodge
When you wake up today, you will be able to look over the beautiful rice terraces while enjoying your breakfast. Then your trekking tour starts. You will visit several small villages with ethnic minorities and enjoy the beautiful view. After lunch, hike to Muong Bo River and continue to Topas Ecolodge. There you can enjoy the view from the balcony of your bungalow over the mountains. You spend the night in the Topas Ecolodge.
Day | Back to the big city life of Hà Nội
All morning is free at the Topas Ecolodge. Take a bike and explore the area or catch a shuttle bus to explore the city of Sa Pa. At 2 pm you will be taken back to Ha Noi by private car. Spend the night in Ha Noi.
Day | Ha Nội - Hạ Long Bay - World Heritage Site
After breakfast in Ha Noi, travel to Ha Long Bay for a two-day cruise. Upon boarding, be treated to a fresh seafood lunch. After lunch you can visit caves, kayak, or join a cooking class. Later, have dinner during sunset. The night is spent on board.
(B, L, D)
Day | Hạ Long Bay - Hà Nội - Đà Nẵng - Hội An
Day | Hội An Old Town
Today you can explore Hoi An on your own. Walk through the old town, explore the small shops, sip Vietnamese coffee and one of the many cafés. Admire the ancient buildings, discover the Japanese bridge, the market and other attractions such as temples. If you want to relax, you can also go to the beach 5 km from the town. In Hoi An, there are also cooking classes where you can get to know the delicacies of Vietnamese cuisine. You spend the night in Hoi An.
Day | Hội An - Đà Nẵng - Nha Trang
After breakfast, you will drive to the airport and fly to Nha Trang. Once there, one of our drivers will pick you up and bring you to the hotel. The rest of the day gives you time to explore the city or relax. Spend the night in Nha Trang.
Day | Nha Trang leisure
If you enjoyed your breakfast today, you can do it all day as you wish. You can relax on the beach or explore Nha Trang on your own. Spend another night in Nha Trang.(B)
Day | Nha Trang - Hồ Chí Minh
After breakfast, check out and fly to Ho Chi Minh. Once there you will be driven to the hotel and can relax a bit. In the afternoon, visit the former President's Palace, the War Remnants Museum, Notre Dame Cathedral and the French-style Central Post Office. Then visit China Town, where you will find the huge Binh Tay Wholesale Market and the beautiful Thien Hau Pagoda. The night will be spent in Ho Chi Minh.
Day | Explore the Mekong Delta
After breakfast, drive to the Mekong Delta. Once there, board a motorboat to get to the floating market. Then a rowboat will lead you through the small channels until you arrive at a large garden, where you can taste many tropical fruits from Vietnam. You will also see coconut sweets, crispy rice cakes, and ceramics on this tour. Afterwards you cycle through a village to see some rural shops. Alternatively, you can relax in a hammock. Then it's back to Hồ Chí Minh to relax and spend the night there.
Day | Hồ Chí Minh (Saigon) Departure
You have free time until transfer to the airport.