Day 1: To Hanoi
Midday departure from London on direct Vietnam Airlines flight to Hanoi
Day 2: Hanoi
Morning arrival in Hanoi. Met and transferred to the hotel. Three night La Siesta Premium Hanoi B
Day 3: Hanoi City Tour
After breakfast guided tour of Hanoi visiting the Ho Chi Minh Quarter, including the Mausoleum, Ho Chi Minh’s house and the One Pillar Pagoda. Continue to the Temple of Literature then see the infamous ‘Hanoi Hilton’ prison. B, L
Day 4: To Ninh Binh
Your guide will pick up you at hotel then depart for Ninh Binh province. Stay two nights at the Emeralda Ninh Binh B, L
Day 5: Ninh Binh
This morning enjoy a cycle tour to soak up the magnificent beauty of the surrounding beautiful limestone mountains. At Dancing Cave a short hike
will take you to the top of Hang Mua for an aerial view of the Tam Coc area. After lunch there will be time to visit a couple of the regions temples and
pagodas. B, L
Day 6: To Halong Bay - Cruise
An early start to Halong Bay. On arrival board the Orchid Cruise boat. Considered Vietnam’s greatest treasure, with its spectacular natural scenery,
Halong Bay boasts over 3,000 islands soaring out of the sea B
Day 7: To Hue Via Hanoi
After brunch disembark and transfer to Hanoi airport for late afternoon flight to Hue. Overnight at the Saigon Morin Hotel B
Day 8: Hue - Guided Tour - Hoi An
Guided tour of Hue including a boat trip on the Perfume River to visit the Thien Mu Pagoda and Minh Mang's Tomb. Depart for Hoi An. The coastal drive from Hue to Hoi An is considered the most beautiful drive in Central Vietnam passing through a unique combination of rural, mountainous and coastal settings. Two nights at the boutique Hoi An. B, D
Day 9: Hoi An Excursion
In the morning, visit the unique, car free trading town Hoi An. Virtually cut off by destroyed rail lines and a silted river, it's a vignette of an era past with
old trading houses in Japanese, French, Chinese and Indian style. See the exceptional Japanese covered bridge and a Chinese communal house. B, D
Day 10: To Ho Chi Minh City
Morning flight to Ho Chi Minh City. Later to the fascinating Cu Chi tunnel networks, established as a means of waging guerrilla warfare. Afternoon at
leisure. Perhaps add on a exciting evening Vespa Tour of Saigon. Two nights at the Saigon Prince B, D
Day 11: Mekong Delta Excursion
Early this morning depart Saigon by road and journey into the Mekong Delta. Tour the colourful floating market of Cai Be, afterwards visit a historic
Mandarin house dating from the 19th C. B
Day 12: To Ho Tram
After breakfast travel by vehicle to Ho Tram. Four nights at the Melia Ho Tram B
Day 13-15: Ho Tram
Days will be at leisure to relax on the beach B
Day 16: Departure
Transfer back to Ho Chi Mnh City to catch the Vietnam Airlines overnight flight back to London.
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- International / domestic flights with Vietnam Airlines in economy class
- Accommodation in a double & twin room
- Daily breakfast throughout. Dinner on Day 3, 4, & 5. Lunch on Day 8, 9 & 10. Full board meals on Cruise
- English speaking guide during sightseeing.
- Private transfers in air conditioned vehicle.
- Excursions, sightseeing and entrance fees
- Full ATOL and ABTA bonding
- Visa Fee.
- Any optional Excursions.
- Any expenses of a personal nature.
- Travel Insurance.