Best of Northern & Central Vietnam Tour – 7 Days

This trip will give you chance to explore the best sightseeing of the North and the Central of Vietnam. The North of Vietnam with a Hanoi real life, World heritage site of Ha Long Bay, the Central of Vietnam with history, culture, habits and customs by visiting all the World Cultural Heritages Sites in the Central of Vietnam, starting with the Hoi An Ancient town and the My Son...

Tour Duration: 7 Days / 6 Nights
Tour Route: Hanoi arrival – Hanoi City Tour – Halong Bay (over night on junk cruise) - Hanoi - Da Nang - Hoi An - My Son - Da Nang departure
Dates: No fixed departure dates. You may go whenever you wish.
Starts/Ends: Hanoi / Hanoi
Tour Type: Full board package
Activity Level: Classic & adventure
Tour Customizable: Absolutely! (Tell us your specific requirements in the inquiry form)

Day 01: Arrival Hanoi (D)
Day 02: Hanoi City Tour by car (B, L)
Day 03: Hanoi - Ha Long Bay (B, L)
Day 04: Ha Long - Hanoi - Da Nang - Hoi An (B, L)
Day 05: My Son - Hoi An city (B, L)
Day 06: Hoi An (B, D)
Day 07: Hoi An - Da Nang - Departure (B)

Day 01: Arrival Hanoi (D)
After a warm welcome on arrival, transfer to the hotel in Hanoi then free time. Welcome dinner will be served at one of the best restaurant in Hanoi.
Overnight in Hanoi.

Day 02: Hanoi City Tour by car (B, L)
This morning, you will visit famous Ho Chi Minh complex comprising his Mausoleum, former residence, the impressive house on stilts and view the One Pillar Pagoda. The One Pillar Pagoda, formally Diên Huu is a historic Buddhist temple. It is regarded alongside the Perfume Pagoda, as one of Vietnam's two most iconic temples. In the next step, you will learn more about the historical and cultural events at the peaceful Temple of Literature, known as the Vietnam’s first university since the 11th century. In the afternoon, you will visit Ethnology museum, a museum that focuses on the 54 officially recognized. Back to the city central, you continue walking around Hoan Kiem Lake and visiting Ngoc Son Temple which to be the heart of Vietnam. Later on, you take an hour Cyclo - tour viewing the charming French colonial architecture to the bustling Old Quarter. To finish the day off, you attend the performance of the unique water puppetry.
Overnight in Hanoi.

Ho Chi Minh complex Vietnam
Mausoleum's Ho Chi Minh
Hanoi Vietnam
Temple of Literature in Hanoi

Day 03: Hanoi – Ha Long Bay (B, L)
Departure to Ha Long Bay, listed as a World Heritage Area of outstanding natural beauty. “Dragon descending to the sea“ as it is known in Vietnamese, picturesque Ha Long bay has more than 1.000 limestone islets rising from the sea, many of them containing beautiful grottoes.
Check in to the Junk for our overnight boat cruise discovering this magnificent UNESCO World Wonder. This is a great journey among surreal islands rising from a tranquil emerald sea. The Junk adds to the experience for an overnight stay and fresh seafood meals. This is a truly memorable experience. Without a doubt, Ha Long Bay is a destination in Vietnam which should not be missed.
12:00: Check in to the Junk
13:00: Have lunch on board and then you will have a fantastic cruise on Ha Long bay, visit Dinh Huong, Ga Choi and Sail Island. Stop at Sung Sot cave and a swim at Titop beach.
19:00: Dinner on boat and free time.
Overnight on the Junk.

Day 04: Ha Long - Hanoi  - Da Nang - Hoi An (B, L)
Continue exploring the magnificent Halong Bay, visit the fishing villiage and some of the many caves during the voyage. Breakfast (brunch) will be served on the boat. Check out boat at 11:30 then transfer to Bac Ninh Province to have more knowledge of Vietnamese’s history and culture. You are welcome at Dinh Bang Village; take some minutes transfer by horse drawn carriage or ox cart to Do temple for visiting. This temple was building during the Le Dynasty and has been altered several times since. The major reconstruction took place under the reign of Le Trung Hung in the 17th century. And then you enjoy traditional music show “Quan Ho” or called Quan Ho Folk song. We continue to Noi Bai airport for your flight to Da Nang. Upon arrivall, meet our tour guide then transfer to Hoi An.
Overnight in Hoi An.

Ha Long Bay Vietnam
Halong Bay
Ha Long Bay Vietnam
Surprising Cave in Halong Bay

Day 05: My Son - Hoi An city (B, L)
Departs for My Son, My Son 70 km southwest of Da Nang, was the capital of the once almighty Champa Kingdom. It boasts a complex of ancient ruins that date back 1,700 years. This is the most complete example of ancient Champa ruins that Vietnam has maintained. Transfer back to Hoi An and have lunch at local restaurant. In the afternoon, you have a city tour of Hoi An. You will walk on the Japanese Bridge, visiting the different Chinese Assembly Halls, pagodas and walking the market. Hoi An is also a wonderful town to shop for silk.
Overnight in Hoi An.

Day 06: Hoi An (B, D)
In the morning, cruise on Thu Bon river
In the afternoon, enjoy cooking class demonstration at Hai café.
Overnight in Hoi An.

Day 07: Hoi An – Da Nang - Departure (B)
Fee time at your leisure until transfer to Da Nang airport for your departure flight.
End of services.

Hoi An Ancient Town Vietnam
Hoi An Ancient Town
My Son Holy Land Vietnam
My Son Holy Land

Trip Price Included

  •  All transfer and transportation with air-conditioning
  •  Hotel accommodation base on twin sharing room
  •  01 night on the cruise in Ha Long bay
  •  English speaking tour guide ( other language upon request)
  •  Meals as states in the itinerary
  •  Traditional music show “Quan Ho”
  •  Boat trip in Ha Long Bay
  •  Entrance fees and water

Trip Price Excluded

  •  Visa to Vietnam
  •  International and domestic airfare
  •  Single room
  •  Other meals and drinks
  •  Other optional and activities not on the package
  •  Travel insurance, personal expense
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