Hanoi – Halong Bay – Hanoi – Hoalu – Hanoi
Tour Duration : 5 days / 4 nights
Tour Operates : all year round / on demand
Tour Price : Please contact us for a tailor-made quote.
Day 1: Hanoi (D)
Arrive at the Noi Bai international airport. Meet your Viratour guide tour, transfer to hotel. The rest of the day is at leisure. Dinner. Enjoy a traditional Vietnamese water puppet show in the evening. Overnight in Hanoi.
Day 2: Hanoi – Halong (B,L,D)
After breakfast, a half day city tour of Vietnam’s capital includes such sights as Ho Chi Minh’s Mausoleum, One Pillar Pagoda, the Lake of the Restored Sword and the Old Quarter. In the afternoon, transfer by road to Halong Bay, 160 km east of Hanoi. Visit Dong Trieu ceramic village en route. Overnight in Halong.
Day 3: Halong – Hanoi (B,L,D)
After breakfast, a morning cruise in a private junk on the emerald green waters of Halong Bay, among the 3,000 spectacular limestone islands. The cruise ends with a fresh seafood lunch on board. Return to Hanoi by road in the afternoon. Overnight in Hanoi.
Day 4: Hanoi – Hoa Lu – Hanoi (B,L,D)
Breakfast at the hotel. A 70 km drive through rural northern Vietnam to the site of Vietnam’s first capital – Hoa Lu. Visit the two remaining sanctuaries of the ancient citadel. After lunch at a local restaurant, take a sampan on a river through the rice paddies to the grottoes of the sacred Tam Coc Caves – A “Halong on Land”. Return to Hanoi by road. Overnight in Hanoi.
Day 5: Hanoi (B)
Departure day. At leisure until transfer to the airport for onward flight. Home sweet home.