During this five-day tour, travellers get immersed in the rich culture and history of Vietnam and take in picturesque landscapes as they’re guided through Hanoi, Halong Bay and other destinations. Guests will spend three nights at Hanoi Sky Hotel or Silk Queen Grand Hotel, depending on the option chosen. One night will be spent on V-Spirit Cruise ship or Syrena Cruise, depending on the option chosen. During the cruise, holidaymakers will have a chance to meet fishing villagers and discover the truly natural beauty of the area.
Day 1: Check-in Hotel in Hanoi, leisure time (meals: no)
Arrive Hanoi and check-in at the hotel located in Hanoi centre – get a welcome drink when checking in at the hotel. Leisure time in the afternoon
Night 1: Overnight at the hotel in Hanoi
Day 2: Hanoi – Halong Bay (meals: lunch and dinner)
8am-8:30am Pick-up at hotel and start the scenic, 3 and ½ hour drive to Halong Bay. 12:30pm-1pm Embark on V’Spirit Classic Cruise followed by a short cruise briefing. 1:30pm-2:30pm Savor a delectable lunch as V’Spirit Classic cruises among the limestone islands. 3pm-4pm Explore the amazing Sung Sot Cave - the most beautiful cave in Halong Bay. 4pm-5pm Cruising to Titov island. Go swimming and relaxing at the beach of Titov or climb up to the top of the island for a panorama view of Halong Bay. 5pm-5:30pm Return to the main boat and continue cruising to the quiet area while enjoy beautiful seascape on the way. 5:30pm-7pm Enjoy Sunset Party on sundeck and admire the best moments of the day when the sun starts to set. 7pm Dinner is served. Socialize with other guests, take part in board games, fish for squid, or just laze around. Overnight on board.
Day 3: Halong Bay – Hanoi (meals: breakfast and lunch)
6:30am-7:15am Start your day with Tai Chi exercises or a photo hunt. 7:30am-8:30am Have breakfast on board and enjoy the peaceful morning of Halong Bay. 9am-10am Kayak around the Luon Cave. 10:15am Return to the boat. Freshen up and check out of your cabin. 10:15am-11am Continue your cruise exploring the Bay, passing Ba Hang fishing village, Dog Islet, and more. 11am-12:15pm While heading back to the harbor, watch the fruit carving demonstration and participate in the Cooking Class before enjoying a traditional Vietnamese lunch. 12:15pm-12:30pm Disembark V’Spirit Classic. 12:30pm-13pm Transfer back to Hanoi. Trip finishes at around 5pm.
Night 3: Overnight at the hotel in Hanoi
Day 4: Hanoi – Hoalu - Tamcoc Tour (meals: breakfast and lunch)
07:45am Picking up from your Hotel in Hanoi old quarter. 08:15am Starting drive to Ninh Binh Province 10am Arriving at Hoa Lu Ancient Capital 10:15am Visiting King Dinh and King Le’s temples 11:30am Arriving in Tam Coc Wharf. 11:45am Having buffet lunch with Vietnamese cuisine 1pm Getting on Sampan boats through caves and visiting countryside landscape 3pm Back to Tam Coc Wharf to chill out. 3:15pm Biking to Bich Dong on country road 4pm Getting on the shuttle bus to go back to Hanoi 6:30pm Our guide says goodbye to holidaymakers at the hotel
Night 4: Overnight at the hotel in Hanoi
Day 5: Hanoi Departure (meals: breakfast)
Breakfast at the hotel. Trip ends.