Day 1: ARRIVING IN CHI MINH CITY (-/-/D)
Arrival to Saigon. Meeting with the guide and transfer to the hotel. City tour in the afternoon: Hall of Unification (former Presidential Palace), Historical Museum with the Water Puppet Theatre spectacle, the Notre Dame Cathedral, Old Post Office. Welcome dinner in the Saigon Boat restaurant sailing along the Saigon river during the dinner. Night in Saigon.
Day 2: SAIGON-TAY NINH-CU CHI-SAIGON (B/L/D)
Breakfast in the hotel. A trip to the city of Cu Chi and a tour of the Cu Chi tunnels – well known 200 km long tunnels (preserved only 120 km) dug by partisans during the war with America. The journey continues to Tay Ninh with attendance to the caodaism religious ceremony in the Great Temple of Cao Dai. Lunch in the Thu Thao Restaurant in Tay Ninh. Return to Saigon. Dinner in the restaurant. Night in Saigon.
Day 3: SAIGON-MEKONG DELTA-SAIGON (B/L/D)
Breakfast in the hotel. A bus trip to My Tho – the central city of Tien Giang province. It is the most beautiful area of the Mekong delta. Cruise on the Tien river. Visit of Thoi Son, Phoenix Islands, tropical fruit gardens. You will experience entertainment and folk songs. Return to ship and transfer. Lunch in the Trung Luong restaurant serving Vietnamese specialties like “Tai Tuong” – fried fish, spring rolls, sea crayfish and crabs. Visit of Vinh Trang Pagoda. Return to Saigon. Visit of the Chinatown and pagoda Thien Hau. Dinner in the Chateau Restaurant. Night in Saigon.
Day 4: SAI GON-MUI NE (B/L/D)
Breakfast in the hotel. Transfer to Phan Thiet via the Bien Hoa industrial zone and Dong Nai rubber plantation. On the way, visit of the fishing village with their specialties – the fish sauce and the Cham Tower. Lunch in the restaurant of Hotel Doi Duong. Time for sunbathing on the beach and swimming in the sea. Dinner in the Rung Restaurant. Night in Mui Ne.
Day 5: MUI NE-NHA TRANG (B/L/D)
Breakfast in the hotel. Individual program dedicated to sunbathing at the Mui Ne beach and swimming in the sea. Transfer to Nha Trang. On the way, lunch in the Ngoc Suong restaurant in Cam Ranh. Continuing to Nha Trang. Dinner in the restaurant. Night in Nha Trang.
Day 6. NHA TRANG (B/-/-)
Breakfast in the hotel. Individual program dedicated to relax in the Nha Trang resort.
Day 7: NHA TRANG-HOI AN (B/L/D)
Breakfast in the hotel. Flight to Danang and trip to Hoi An. Transfer to the hotel. Dinner in Pho Hoi 1 restaurant. Overnight stay in Hoi An.
Day 8: HOI AN-MY SON-HOI AN (B/L/D)
Breakfast in the hotel. Transfer to My Son the Holy Land to visit Champa ruins. Return to Hoian. Lunch in the Ngoc Tuyet restaurant. Visit of Chinese ancient homes, covered Japanese-style bridge, Fujian and Cantonese congress halls of the ancient city. Night in Hoi An.
Day 9: HOI AN-HUE (B/L/D)
Breakfast in the hotel. Transfer to Hue. On the way, visit of village with a preserved marble mosaic craft, Marble Mountain, Museum of Chamish Nation. Lunch in the local restaurant. The journey continues through Hai Van ridge with a beautiful sea-view panorama. Dinner in the local restaurant. Night in Hue.
Day 10: HUE (B/L/D)
Excursion cruise by a dragon boat to Thien Mu pagoda. Continuing with the visit of King Minh Mang Mausoleum and Imperial Citadel. Lunch in An Binh restaurant. Visit of the Khai Dinh and Tu Duc tombs. Dinner in the Tropical Garden restaurant. Night in Hue.
Day 11: HUE-HANOI (B/L/D)
Breakfast in the hotel. Transfer to Phu Bai Airport and flight to Hanoi. Transfer to the hotel. Lunch in the local restaurant. Visit of the Museum of Ethnology, Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum and Ho Chi Minh House, One Pillar pagoda (symbol of Hanoia). Bicycle ride in the old city. Dinner in the local restaurant. Night in Hanoi.
Day 12: HANOI-HAI PHONG (B/L/D)
Breakfast in the hotel. Transfer to Hai Phong. On the way, visit of the “porcelain” village of Dong Trieu. Lunch in the Huu Nghi restaurant. City tour and visit of Hang Kenh Temple and Du Hang Pagoda. Dinner in the local restaurant. Night in Hai Phong.
Day 13: HAI PHONG-HANOI (B/L/D)
Breakfast in the hotel. A short trip to Ha Long Bay, a ship cruise around the world heritage – 3000 islands emerging from the sea forming an extraordinary sea scenery. Time to explore the sea caves Thien Cung, Dau Go and Trinh Nu. Taking pictures at Ga Choi rock. Enjoy of seafood specialties on board. Return to Hanoi. Evening: traditional performance of the water puppet theatre. Dinner in the local restaurant. Night in Hanoi.
Day 14: DEPARTURE FROM HANOI (R/-/-)
Breakfast in the hotel. Transfer to Noi Bai Airport in Hanoi for departure flight. Return home. End of program.