Discover North Vietnam’s cultural diversity and breathtaking scenery.
Visit some of Hanoi’s heritage sites: the serene Temple of Literature, Vietnam’s very first university, dating back to the 10th century. A trip is incomplete without a sojourn to breathtaking Ha Long Bay. Often called the eighth natural wonder of the world, this archipelago, located in the Golf of Tonkin, is characterized by thousands of unique limestone and dolomite islands that rise jaggedly from the water
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Pick-up at Noi Bai International airport. Transfer to your hotel. Overnight in Ha Noi.
The wondrous Ha Long Bay is truly one of Vietnam’s most impressive sights. Heading out of town, we will embark by boat for an exploration of legendary Ha Long Bay. Ha Long Bay is home to some 3000 limestone islands that rise out of the clear emerald water. The limestone karsts formations are littered with beaches, grottoes and beautiful caves. Along the way, we will anchor for a leisurely swim in a secluded cove and enjoy a visit to one of the many hidden grottoes beneath towering cliffs. Overnight on the cruise.
After breakfast, swimming and sunbathing. After lunch, return to Ha Noi. Overnight in Ha Noi.
Free time at your leisure in the morning. In the afternoon, visit some of Ha Noi’s heritage sites such as Van Mieu - Quoc Tu Giam (Temple of Literature), the first Imperial school in Vietnam, built in 1070 during the dynasty of King Ly. We will also visit Hoan Kiem Lake, Ngoc Son Temple (Jade Mountain Temple), But Tower (Pen Shaped Tower), Dai Nghien (Inkstone Stand) and The Huc Bridge (Wooden Bridge painted in red). Then, we will take a cyclo (pedicab) ride around “the 36 meandering streets” of Ha Noi’s historic Old Quarter to enjoy the bustling local life.
The history of Ha Noi dated back for over one thousand years, and Ha Noi has different cultural characteristics compared to other areas in Vietnam. The lifestyle, cuisine, fashion… of Ha Noi folks bear special features and through this journey, we can perceive these. It is very interesting to discover Ha Noi in the morning, when the life has just started and we can enjoy the busy atmosphere. Hanoians are very friendly and hospitable. Hopefully, this is the most remarkable memory of your trip to Vietnam. Overnight in Ha Noi.
Have breakfast at the hotel and relax until the time of transfer to Noi Bai International airport for your departure flight.
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