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15 Days Vietnam Overland Tour with Leisure Cruise

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Notice: 6-9 pax, 3-star Hotel. Details
Duration: 15Days
Hanoi - Halong Bay - Hue - Hoi An - Quy Nhon - Nha Trang - Dalat - Saigon - Mekong Delta
Departure date:
As You Prefer
Tour code: ICTG-VN17
Tour Highlights
  • City Sightseeing Tour
  • Boat Cruises
  • Historical Sites
  • Floating Villages
  • Local Markets
  • Beach Resorts
  • Mekong Delta
  • Featured Meals
Daily Itinerary
Day 1 Arrival at Hanoi

Upon arrive at Hanoi, you will be picked up and transferred to hotel. The rest of the morning is free for rest or to begin exploring the city.

In the afternoon, take a one-hour cyclo ride through the Old Quarter to enjoy the Hanoi’s beautiful late-afternoon colors and visit a traditional Vietnamese “long house”. 

In the evening watch a performance of the renowned Water Puppet theatre whose origins date back over a thousand years. Overnight in Hanoi

Day 2 Hanoi - Bac Ninh - Ha Long Bay( Breakfast,Lunch )

Morning visit to the Ho Chi Minh Complex containing the former leader’s Mausoleum and stilt house and the One Pillar Pagoda followed by the Temple of Literature, Hoan Kiem Lake and the bustling Old Quarter

Afternoon drive to Bac Ninh, the cradle of traditional Vietnamese music and theatre. On arrival take a horse-drawn cart through country lanes to Dinh Bang communal house and Do Temple. Enjoy local folk songs before proceeding to Halong Bay. Overnight in Halong Bay.

Day 3 Ha Long Bay - Boat Cruise - Hanoi

In the morning relax on a 5-hour boat cruise through magnificent Halong Bay, a UNESCO designated World Heritage site in possession of an outstanding, universal aesthetic value. 

Enjoy a seafood lunch on board while appreciating the numerous islands, islets, caves and grottos, etc. Return to Hanoi, stopping en route at Phu Lang ceramic village or Dong Giao woodcarving village. Stay overnight in Hanoi.

Day 4 Hanoi - Hue

Morning flight to Hue the former Imperial capital of Vietnam. upon arrival at Hue, out tour guide will pick you up at airport and escort you to hotel. 

In the afternoon visit the Imperial Citadel and Dong Ba Market. The spectacular Citadel is built on the same principles and design as Beijing's Forbidden Palace and contains a series of palaces, ornate halls, libraries, residences, and colleges. Enjoy your nightlife in Hue.

Day 5 Hue - Hoi An

Morning boat cruise on the romantic Perfume River. Visit the elegant Thien Mu Pagoda on the riverbank and the elaborate Tomb of Emperor Tu Duc

Drive along the coast, through emerald-green paddy fields and over the spectacular Hai Van Mountain pass

Upon arrival in the ancient port of Hoi An transfer to hotel. The rest of the day is free to explore the town. Spend your first night in Hoi An.

Day 6 Hoi An: Sightseeing( Breakfast,Lunch )

Embark on a half-day walking tour of this quaint town visiting ancient merchants’ houses, a Hokkien temple, a 400-year-old Japanese Covered Bridge and the vibrant riverside market. 

Afternoon trip to a lantern workshop to learn the techniques involved and then create your own. 

Finish the day with a sunset boat trip on the Thu Bon River to Thanh Ha pottery village. Overnight in Hoi An.

Day 7-8 Hoi An - Qui Nhon - Nha Trang( Breakfast,Lunch )

Morning drive to Qui Nhon. Stop en route at Sa Huynh Beach and at Tam Quan. During the rest of the drive, view the daily lives of rural villagers processing cassava, farming rice and weaving grass. Stop along the way at the Banh It Cham Towers. Arrive in Qui Nhon in late afternoon. Overnight in Quy Nhon.

Next day the drive from Qui Nhon to Nha Trang passes through some of the most beautiful stretches of coastline in Vietnam. The range of colors and vistas seen along this coastal drive are unparalleled in Southeast Asia. Stop en route at a Cham ruin near Tuy Hoa and at Dai Lanh Beach to enjoy the transparent, turquoise waters. Overnight in Nha Trang

Day 9 Nha Trang - Boat Cruise ( Breakfast,Lunch )

This day you can enjoy Nha Trang’s turquoise waters and white sandy beaches with a morning boat cruise to offshore islands in Nha Trang Bay. 

In the afternoon visit the Po Nagar Cham Towers dedicated to Yan Po Nagar, the goddess of the country, the Museum of Dr. Yersin and Nha Trang Cathedral, a surprisingly elegant building a surprisingly elegant building on a small hill overlooking the train station. A visit to a local fish market is optional. Overnight in Nha Trang

Day 10 Nha Trang - Dalat( Breakfast,Lunch )

Continue along the coastal road, stopping near the seaside town of Phan Rang to visit the 14th century Po Klong Garai Cham Tower. 

Follow the mountainside switchbacks to Dalat. Once in Dalat, explore the summer residence of Vietnam’s last emperor, Bao Dai, the bizarre architecture of Dalat’s “Crazy House”. 

In the evening, combine dinner with art, drawing by one finger at Art Cafe, a restaurant in Dalat’s center. Overnight in Da Lat

Day 11 Dalat - Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon)

In the morning, visit the colorful Dalat Market to see the abundance of flowers, vegetables, and fruit available due to Dalat’s temperate climate. 

Later depart for Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon). En route visit Prenn Waterfall, one of Dalat's famous waterfalls whose name means “the land of invasion”, and rubber, tea and coffee plantations. Arrive in Ho Chi Minh City in late afternoon and enjoy your nightlife there.

Day 12 Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) - Cu Chi Tunnels

Drive to the remarkable Cu Chi Ttunnels outside Ho Chi Minh City. During the war “Viet Cong” guerillas built the labyrinth of narrow tunnels using them to hide during bombing raids and stage surprise attacks. 

Return to Ho Chi Minh City in the afternoon for a half-day city tour including the Reunification Palace, Notre Dame Cathedral, Central Post Office, China Town, Binh Tay Market and Thien Hau Temple. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh

Day 13 Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) - Ben Tre - Can Tho

Start the tour at 8:00am from you hotel and drive to Mytho. Upon arrival, take a private boat to see Floating Fish Market

Then continue cruising along small creek to Mekong River estuary, to Phoenix Island and stop at a garden restaurant at a local house for Vietnamese lunch. 

The boat cruises along natural creeks and quiet village in Ben Tre Province. Visit orchards, bee - keeping farm, taste natural honey and honey wine, enjoy tropical fruit, traditional music, see round a distillery, explore the local coconut candy production process, taste candy & coconut pulp.

Later transfer to Can Tho and stay overnight in Can Tho.

Day 14 Ben Tre - Cai Be Bartering - Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon)

After breakfast, cruise along the small and picturesque tributaries by rowing boat to visit Cai Rang Floating Market

Take part in the beautiful scenery and the daily activities of the locals who lives along the Mekong canals and roam through the village to a rice husking mill and a rice noodles making shop. A nice chance to discover the daily life of Vietnamese people in Mekong Delta

Have lunch at local restaurant before coming back to Ho Chi Minh City and enjoy your nightlife there.

Day 15 Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) Departure ( Breakfast )
The morning is free for shopping. Then our tour guide will escort your to Tan Son Nhat International Airport for departure. 
End of this Vietnam tour.
Package Details
Tour Package Includes:
  • Price in USD per person based on 6-9 adults and 3-star accommodation
             (Price for different group size, please contact our travel consultant);
  • Private transfer (air-conditioned vehicle) as listed in itinerary;
  • Entrance fee to all scenic spots listed in itinerary;
  • Local English speaking tour guide in each city as programmed;
  • 3-star hotels with daily breakfast in each city as programmed;
  • Meals at local restaurants as indicated (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner);
  • Domestic Airfare and airport tax;
  • Daily bottle of mineral water;
  • Service charge and government tax;
  • Private boat in Halong Bay and Mekong Delta.
Tour Package Excludes:
  • International flights of arrival & departure;
  • Optional meals/attractions/activities/tours;
  • Travel assurance & Personal assurance
             (Better to purchase on your own in your country);
  • Tips for tour guides and drivers;
  • VISA fees;
  • Personal expenses;
  • Others not mentioned.