Highlights: Experience the romance of undulating mountains and pristine beaches on this custom tailored tour through Vietnam & Cambodia. From luxurious resorts on beautiful islands to emerald terraced hillsides that stretch across the landscape, you will find the culture of the northern mountains and the opulence of immaculate beaches. Hiking in Sapa, cycling through countryside, kayaking on the Bay or exploring the historic depths of ancient temples in Siem Reap, these moments you shared with each other in here will surely be an unforgettable sweet gift. Let the comforts of a dreamy hideaway create a lifetime of memories with the one you love.
- Accommodation at 3*, 4* & 5* hotels as listed, all good location, sharing twin/double room and Connecting Room or Family Suite for Family
- Private transfer by modern car
- Buffet breakfasts at hotel daily
- Lunches & Dinners as described in the program at local restaurant
- Experienced German speaking guide (other languages on request: English, French, Italian)
- All entrance fees as described in the program
- Boat trip as program
- Bike renting
- Cooking class
- Train tickets Hanoi – Lao Cai – Hanoi (4 soft berths of cabin)
- Accommodation in honeymoon room (candle & flower decorated)
- Fresh flower and fruit basket upon arrival for honeymooner
- 01 Special honeymoon on the beach or pool side candlelight dinner
- 01 Couple Massage Voucher for honeymooner
- Video or Album Photo for Family or Honeymooner
- Mineral water on bus daily: 2 bottle/pax/day
- Internal Tourist insurance (Vietnam)
- Handmade gifts
- Visa fees: 45USD (Visa upon arrival is easy and available for an extra fees of 25USD/pax, all we need is passport copies)
- Personal expense such as laundry, spa in hotel...
- Optional tours
- German speaking guide on the boats
- Peak tourist season and special event rates
- Anything not mentioned in the paragraph "Services Include"
Day 01: Welcome to Hanoi (D)
Your first stop is Hanoi where you can see all characteristics of Vietnam with the combination between old beauty and energetic modern life. Upon arrival, our guide greets and meets you with a beautiful bunch of flower and take you to the hotel in Hanoi. A romantic room with flowers, candles will be ready for you, it will make the first honeymoon night in Vietnam is perfect.
On Arrival in Hanoi, you find much different culture from other sites. Here you have a chance to try various cuisines, wander winding old streets with old houses built from 18th century in the Old Quarter or French architectural buildings.
After a sort relaxation and spend time together, enjoy a romantic dinner at a lovely restaurant with candles and red roses.
Overnight in Hanoi.
Day 02: Hanoi Street food tour (B)
Morning: Breakfast with Pho (Rice Noodle soup with beef or chicken) and some coffee in a local coffee shop.
Today you will be experienced like a local do by a food tasting and cultural sightseeing tour.
The first place in a walking tour is a local market and then go into the Old Quarter to see the daily life of locals, pass winding old streets. The highlight is local food that you taste such as Banh Cuon (steamed rice rolls with minced pork and mushroom), “Bun cha” (Rice Noodle with grilled pork). The food tour gives you an insight into Vietnamese food culture including details on ingredients and historical backgrounds of popular northern dishes. The next one is at an outdoor barbecue stall. All stops, we experience like locals by sitting on small plastic stools and on the sidewalk while enjoying local foods. Now this time for Fruit salad – high recommendation. Finally, the guide takes you to hidden café shop – special coffee called “egg-coffee”. So yummy with unique flavor.
Evening: Walk and enjoy night life in the Old Quarter and enjoy draught beer at the international corner.
Overnight in Hanoi.
Day 03: From Red River Delta to the remote Nam Cang Riverside Lodge (B, D)
Morning: Pick you up at your hotel in Hanoi and take 5 hours to the town of Sapa by car.
Arrive in Sapa, have your own lunch at a local restaurant with traditional food. The target destination is Nam Cang village but we will pass over the beautiful Muong Hoa valley where you can see the lush green rice terraces and enjoy the magnificent landscape of Hoang Lien mountain range
After about a 1.5-hour scenic drive, we will reach Nam Cang Riverside Lodge, then cross a bridge to check in and rest here.
Enjoy a romantic dinner by balcony overlooking the beautiful river.
Day 04: Explore the unmixed culture of local hill tribes. Transfer to Topas Ecolodge (B, L)
Morning: Visit the Red Dao minority group in Nam Cang village - the furthest place in Sapa. On arrival, not only do you see the surprisingly natural scenery but also the customs and traditions. The Red Dao people are very skilled at embroidery and taking advantage of natural resource to make herbal medicine or herbal bath. Surprisingly, you can know how locals make paper, jewelry, local instruments.
After relaxing at the lodge in the afternoon, you can go swimming in the river or trekking to explore the nature and breathe the fresh air. Climbing up to visit Blue H’mong village, reach the village and enjoy the beautiful view: waterfalls, the deep valley. Then come back Topas Ecolodge and spend the night at the private bungalow.
Day 05: Back to the city life of Hanoi (B)
You are free in the morning at Topas Ecolodge. This is the time you can relax in the nature with a cup of coffee, enjoy the enormous view or go around to explore the village by bicycle
At 2pm, take your private car back to your hotel in Hanoi.
Overnight in Hanoi.
Day 06: Hanoi – Halong Bay – Bay of 1600 islands (B, L, D)
After breakfast, Around 8:30 am start a trip to Halong Bay. On the way, enjoy the landscape of Vietnam from rural villages to industries. Upon arrival in Halong Bay, complimentary tea before boarding for the overnight cruise. And then enjoy your seafood lunch. The scenery is truly stunning with some visits such as Sung Sot Cave, Tuan Chau Island, and Dinh Huong Island, Ga Choi Island, Dog Island, Sail Island and a swim at Titop beach. Kayaking or swimming from the vessel’s stern deck at the Hang Trong anchorage. After sunset, private candle dinner on balcony. Enjoy a wonderful night on boat in your luxury private cabin. Sleeping in the tender sound of waves and hearing the soft voice of your beloved one whispering to you: “Every moment I spent with you…is like a beautiful dream come true.” It can be one of the most beautiful moments for you on this honeymoon trip. Overnight on the boat
Day 07: Halong Bay – Hanoi – Da Nang – Hoi An (B, L)
Wake up early in the morning, watch the sunrise from turquoise sea water while having a cup of coffee, tea or fresh fruits.
Or, join the optional swimming or kayaking around Halong Bay. Enjoy lunch as your boat weaves through strange-shaped limestone rock formations. Then heading back to port and transfer back to Hanoi airport to take a short flight to Da Nang. Upon arrival, You will meet your tour guide and transfer to your hotel in Hoi An Old town. Overnight in Hoi An
Day 08: Cycling & Cooking at Tra Que Village (B, L, D)
Start the new journey with a guide by bicycle. The guide taking you to visit Hoi An market to buy ingredients for the cooking class is a chief. Then keep a ride to Tra Que village (a short 15minute cycle away). “É” water or local tea is welcome. Then take a short walk around the vegetable garden to see local farmers at work.
Now for a cooking class with dishes: Banh xeo, “tam huu” spring roll, “Tra Que” spring roll…After the class, enjoy the foods cooked by yourself. By bicycle we return back to the hotel. In this evening, you enjoy a private dinner by river or in the garden that decorated with candles and red roses while overlooking the open sky filled with thousands of stars lighting up. Spend your sweet night in Hoi An.
Day 09: Hoi An – Da Nang – (Saigon) – Siem Reap (B, D)
This morning transfer to the Da Nang airport for the flight to Siem Reap, home to Angkor Wat, one of the greatest religious monuments in the world. Upon arrival at Siem Reap Airport, you get visa from the police immigration and then transfer to your hotel in Siem Reap for check-in.
Free at leisure until late afternoon, proceed to Phnom Krom which is 12km to the south for sunset drink on a nice boat to visit floating village with Canapés, Champagne, Wine, Snack and soft drink will provide. Return to Siem Reap and enjoy dinner at a deluxe restaurant in town.
Day 10: Discover Temples by bike (B, L)
After breakfast, start your morning with a visit to the temples of Angkor on bicycle as you will catch up with the senses of jungle loops and also we can get closer to the temples than others. This cycling tour takes 25km for a round trip; you start cycling to West Gate of Angkor Thom City, Bayon, Baphuon, Royal Enclosure, Terrace of Lapper King and Terrace of Elephant and continue to Preah Khan temple.
Lunch box will be provided in the jungle near Ta Nei temple and after lunch we continue on cycling to visit Ta Prohm and Angkor Wat temples. Return to Siem Reap town along the Siem Reap River side. Overnight in Siem Reap.
Day 11: Siem Reap – City tour – Monk Blessing (B, L)
After breakfast, transfer to visit Siem Reap Orientation, the main shrine of Preah Ang Chek/Chom temple, and visit Artisans D’ Angkor. Here we discover traditional Cambodian handicraft skills such as wood and stone carving, painting, lacquering or gilding. Feel free to ask any question to locals through the guide. In the afternoon we visit Wat Damnak Pagoda – the place with the stunning architecture, the mixture of local culture and French style. You can pray in Wat Damnak pagoda with candles and incense and hope for good lucks. Then the monk will sprinkle holy water; tie a sacred thread around your wrist. The monks will give you a keepsake to remind you of this special and sacred moment.
Day 12: Siem Reap – Saigon (B, D)
Today Transfer to Siem Reap Airport for departure to Ho Chi Minh City, formerly Saigon - the most populated city and considered the best place in Vietnam for entertainment with modern office skyscrapers and a variety of foods. Upon arrival, meet and transfer to your hotel for check-in. Afternoon, begin your explorations of the city formerly known as Saigon with the Notre Dame Cathedral, with its neo-Romanesque façade and bell towers, as well as the French-colonial Post Office, the largest in Vietnam. Then visit Cholon, its Chinatown, home to delis, ancient quarters, old temples and beautiful architecture. Continue to Thien Hau Pagoda, dedicated to Tian Hou, “The Lady of the Sea.” Afterward, you’ll enjoy dinner while cruising on Saigon River. Overnight in Saigon.
Day 13: Explore the Mekong Delta – Panorama River Cruise (B, L, D)
This morning we move to Can Tho or Cai Be and then board a wooden river boat at noon. Lunch is served while cruising and watching the fantastic scenery and the daily life of the Mekong people.
Afternoon: Disembark and take a guided stroll through the village and the surrounding fruit orchards or rice fields or even taste directly fresh fruits at the orchards. Then come back the big boat, relax on boat and watch a sunset in the Mekong River. The boat anchors night. Have dinner on board with cool wind and if you’re traveling in the favorable weather, enjoy the sky full of star and have a romantic night on the boat
Day 14: Cai Rang/Cai Be Floating Market (B, L)
Good morning with the scenery in the Mekong Delta. Transfer to a sunrise cruise to observe the morning activities of local resident then have breakfast.
Travel along the river to Cai Be or Cai Rang floating market and watch the bustling market on water or buy some fruits, flower or spices but don’t forget to bargain.
The boat will pass over green gardens or rice fields in two river bank, enjoy the unique atmosphere and don’t forget to capture this scene
On even dates, you will have lunch at the Mekong Rest Stop. On odd dates, lunch is served in Vinh Long City.
Back to Saigon by private car. Spend your night in Saigon.
Day 15: Saigon – Phu Quoc Islands (B, D)
After breakfast, transfer to airport for the flight to the tropical paradise, Phu Quoc island. Here you can enjoy abundant activities such as hiking, snorkeling and scuba diving. White sands, tropical climate and a beautiful beachfront resort would be your perfect honeymoon holiday. There are also many spots for visiting such as sacred temples, a National Park or simply lie on the beautiful beach and enjoy the ocean sunset.
In the evening, your honeymooners will enjoy a private dinner set up on the beach or by pool where we decorate with candles and red roses while hearing sounds of waves and looking the twinkle of stars on the sky.
Day 16 – 20: Days on the beach (B)
On these days, free at leisure enjoying untouched white sand beaches: swimming, snorkeling, cycling, the spa or just lounging by the pool. Feel free to do by yourself without a schedule. In addition, We can also arrange a BBQ on the beach following your request.
Holding hands, sitting on soft and white sand and watching sunrise or sunset with your beloved one would be your great honeymoon: “Someday you will find the one who will watch every sunrise with you until the sunset of your life”.
Day 21: Phu Quoc – Saigon Departure (B)
After breakfast and transfer to the airport. Today is time to finish your honeymoon packages in Vietnam and Cambodia. Keep your sweet memories. Thank you for being in company with us during your sweet time.
High Season: 1 Jan to 30 Apr, 2016 & 1 Oct to 31 Dec, 2016
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Low Season: 1 May to 30 Sep, 2016