|Day 01: Arrival in Ha Noi (Dinner)|
Upon arrival at NoiBai International Airport, our tour guide will meet you and transfer to the hotel for check-in. Free at leisure. Dinner at local restaurant
Overnight in Hanoi
Day 02: Ha Noi City tour Lao Cai – Sapa By Train (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Breakfast at the hotel and check out then we depart for Ha Noi City tour.
Transfer to visit the Ho Chi Minh Complex (Ho Chi Minh’s Mausoleum and stilt house, the Presidential Palace, the nearby One Pillar Pagoda; the Temple of Literature; and the Ethnology Museum. We will head to a local restaurant for lunch.
Come back to the Hanoi Old Quarter to visit for sightseeing Hoan Kiem Lake and Ngoc Son Temple – The
Huc bridge. Dinner is served in a local restaurant.
Free until you will catch the night train to Lao Cai.
Overnight on train
|Day 03: Lao Cai Station Sapa – Cat Cat Village (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)|
You will arrive at the Lao Cai station between 5:00 – 7 :00 am. There you will meet the bus or private transport and local guide and transfer to Sapa town.
After having breakfast and a shower, you will start the half- day walk to Cat Cat village occupied by the Black H’mong tribe. You will experience the tribal way of life while enjoying wonderful views of the terraced rice paddy fields and the waterfall in Cat Cat.
After the walk, you will be back to the hotel at around noon to check- in and enjoy lunch at local restaurant.
For the rest of the afternoon, you will be free to explore Sapa town on your own. Dinner.
You will spend one night at Sapa town.
|Day 04: Lao Chai Ta Van Village Lao Cai – Ha Noi By Train (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)|
Breakfast is served in the hotel restaurant. After breakfast you will check out and leave your luggage in the luggage storage room to prepare for your trek.
Around 9 :00 am you will begin your 12 km trek on the small trails down the Muong Hoa Valley toward the Black H’mong village of Lao Chai. The Muong Hoa Valley contains some of the most beautiful views of the rice paddy fields in Asia.
After having lunch along the Muong Hoa river in Lao Chai, you will continue along the bottom of the valley to get to the Dzay tribe Village of Ta Van to experience their way of life.
At around 2:00pm, you will be transferred back to the hotel by bus or private transport where you can take a shower, enjoy dinner at the local restaurant and then head to Lao Cai station for night train back to Ha Noi.
Overnight on train.
|Day 05: Ha Noi Ha Long Bay (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)|
Arrive in Ha Noi between 5 :00 am -6:30 am at the Tran Quy Cap train station.
After breakfast and a shower. Our car and guide will pick you up at your hotel (Hanoi Old Quarter) departure to Halong bay.
10.00: Have a short break about 20 minuttes. Arrive at Bai Chay, Halong Tourism harbour.
12.15: Transfer by tender to the Halong cruise. Enjoy welcome drink. Start cruising to visit Ha Long Bay – one of the New Seven Wonders of the World, UNESCO World Heritage Site and check in your cabin.
Have lunch – enjoy deluxe Vietnamese Set Menu.
Transfer by tender from boat to Surprising Cave (Sung Sot Cave). Walk up about 100 steps to the cave entrance and tour the cave for approximately 45 minutes. Enjoy kayaking or relaxing on the cruise.
18.00: Have cooking class on the cruise.
19.00 – 20.00: Have dinner – enjoy Vietnamese food.
Evening activities: sing karaoke, join squid fishing or relax on the sundeck, sightsee Halong Bay at night. Overnight on the cruise.
|Day 06: Ha Long Bay Ha Noi (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)|
6.00: Starting your day with taichi on the sundeck. Have a breakfast
Transfer to the Day Cruise Boat and begin to cruise to some of Halong Bay’s most secluded and untouched area. Enjoy kayaking to explore the Dark Cave and Bright Cave.
Return to the boat and relaxing, sun bathing on sundeck.
A multi-course lunch will be served mid-day with seafood and grills. Cruise further to the Ba Trai Dao area
Swimming or sunbathing on the small ambiance beaches in Ba Trai Dao area.
15.30: Explore the largest Van Gia fishing village in Halong Bay by Kayak. You will have chance to interact with local fishers.
17.00: Return to Ha Long Cruise. Back to Ha Noi , check in hotel and have dinner at Ha Noi.
|Day 07: Ha Noi Departure (Breakfast)|
Breakfast at hotel.
Free time for shopping or relaxing until transfer to the airport for departure flight
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