With this 11 days package tour of Essential North to South, you will not only visit Halong Bay in the North, but also Hue citadel, Hoian Ancient town and My Son Sanctuary in the Middle, as well as Ho Chi Minh city, Cu Chi tunnels and Mekong Delta. Also, enjoy cooking class in Hoi An. 


Day 1.Hanoi Arrival (-/-/-)

Upon your arrival at the International Arrival Gate at the Noi Bai Airport, our driver will meet up with you and then transfer you to the hotel in central of Hanoi Capital. Check in and the rest of the day is free at your own leisure.

Overnight in Hanoi

Day 2.Hanoi - Halong Bay Cruise with Alcass Legend (B/L/D)

At 07.45 – 08.15 approx
- Our guide will meet you at your hotel. The shuttle bus or private car pick up
- Enjoy the peaceful scenery as we travel through the countryside, farmlands and Red River delta
- Get your camera ready to take photos. Comfort break. The time from Hanoi to Halong bay is approximately 3 ½ hours.

At 12.00 – 12.30 approx
- Arriving Tuan Chau marina. Welcome aboard the cruise.  Refresh with our welcome drink. Meet the captain, crew in the cruise briefing
- Check into your cabin. Time to refresh and unwind
- Set sail as lunch is served
- Join us for a typical local lunch in the dining room or at the outdoor dining area. Mingling yourself in the stunning views of the Bay and it’s dramatic limestone islets as we sail through the calm emerald waters heading to Maze cave

In the afternoon
- Arrive at Amazing cave (hang Sửng Sốt), explore the cave and find out how the cave was named Amazing.
- Reach to the peak point of the cave for a breath taking panoramic view of the bay
- Back to the boat, our cruise will take you to a stunning tranquilizing isolated lagoon for swimming or just simply relaxing on the boat with our spa service and mingle in the picturesque seascape.
- Heading back toward the sleeping area

In the early evening
- Summit on the sundeck watching the sunset, enjoy our pre-dinner local wine appetizer. It’s ideal time to make acquaintance with new friends, sharing your traveling experience or simply watching the sunset
- An authentic Vietnamese menu is served
- After dinner, reward yourself with a large selection of cocktails at our bar, or take for you one of our onboard activities: book reading, games, movies, and squid fishing…

Day 3.Halong Bay - Hanoi (B/L/-)

At 06.30, for the early risers join us for a Tai Chi session on the sundeck. Tai chi helps focus the mind and condition the body, joining Tai Chi session to full charge your energy for the day.

At 07.00 – 08.00, local breakfast is served

At 08.00
-    Our guide will brief you information and the highlights about this fascinating floating village and its local community
-    Take your option either exploring the village yourself on kayak or comfortably capture the daily life of the fishermen on bamboo boat rowed by the locals. 

At 09.00, check out the cabins, at your leisure while our cruise taking you pass by other beautiful highlights in the bay.

At 10.00, you will join with our short class of Cooking demonstration, how to make spring rolls before an early lunch is served.

At 12.00, return to the shore and disembark from the cruise as our crew say farewell. Transfer to minibus or private and return to Hanoi.

Arrive back at your hotel approximately 16.30. Check in the hotel & relax for the rest of the day free at your own leisure

Day 4.Hanoi - Overnight Train to Hue (B/-/-)

After breakfast, free at leisure for the whole day until 18.45. Our driver will pick you up at the hotel's lobby and transfer you to the train station for an overnight train to Hue. (Hotel checkout at 12.00).

Your train will reach to Hue the following morning. Overnight on sleeper train.

Day 5.Hue Train Station - Transfer To Hotel (-/-/-)

Upon your arrival in the train station in Hue, our driver will pick you up and transfer you to the hotel in Hue City. Check in. Relax for the rest of the day. Overnight in Hue City.

Day 6.Hue City Tour (B/L/-)

At 08.30, our guide will pick you up at the hotel for a transfer to the dock where you will get on board for a morning boat cruise on the peaceful Perfume River to visit the Thien Mu Pagoda. Then take a car to the poetic mausoleum of Emperor Tu Duc.

In the afternoon, proceed to visit the Imperial Citadel and the Dong Ba Market. The spectacular Citadel (which was built in accordance to strict principles of geomancy) houses a series of palaces, ornate halls, libraries, residences and colleges.

Overnight in Hue

Day 7.Hue - Hoi An (B/-/-)

At 09.00, our bus will pick you up and transfer you to Hoian by Bus after your breakfast.
At 12.30, you arrive in Hoi An. Check-in the hotel and free at leisure for the rest of your day.

Overnight in Hoi An.

Day 8.Hoi An - My Son Sanctuary (B/L/-)

Get up and enjoy breakfast at the hotel.

At 08.15, our guide will come to meet you at your hotel lobby. Next, you will be driven to My Son Sanctuary, a World Heritage by UNESCO, 40 km southwest of Hoi An. Located in a lush valley, My Son was a capital and religious center of Cham people, now remaining with red brick towers and sanctuaries. My Son, considered to be in the same league as some of Southeast Asia's greatest archaeological sites, including Angkor in Cambodia, Bagan in Myanmar, Ayutthaya in Thailand and Borobudur in Indonesia. These towers and sanctuaries was built from the 7 to 13 centuries. Have lunch in the local restaurant. Finish tour at your hotel. Overnight in Hoi An

Day 9.Hoi An - Flight to Ho Chi Minh City (B/-/-)

After your breakfast at the hotel, you are free until the appointed pick up time for your transfer to the airport for your domestic flight to Ho Chi Minh City. Upon your arrival at the Domestic Arrival Gate, our driver will meet up with you and transfer you to the hotel in central District 1, Ho Chi Minh City. Check in the hotel & enjoy the rest of the day. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City.

Day 10.Halfday Cu Chi Tunnels (B/L/-)

Escape the bustle of the city to explore the rural scenery and the famous Cu Chi Tunnels in Southern Vietnam. Step in the shoes of a Viet Cong fighter, as you climb through an impressive 155-mile (250-km) long tunnel network, and visit a typical gun shooting area. 

Enjoy a convenient hotel pickup from your guide at 08.00 as you depart for Cu Chi. Along the way, watch as the frantic city scenery transitions to a more peaceful, rural setting. Witness passing rice paddy farms, quaint roadside vendors, and increasingly lush greenery. 

Once you arrive, begin with a tour the Cu Chi Tunnels, some of the most famous underground networks of pathways, hideouts, sleeping quarters, meeting rooms, hospitals, and Hoang Cam Stove. These narrow tunnels provide barely enough space for a single person to crawl their way through, though some are now wider to accommodate visitors. Also learn that the mere 10–13 feet (3–4 m) thick level of upper soil can support the bearing weight of a 55 ton (50 mT) tank and the explosive damage of bombs. 

Following, watch an insightful film about the wartime experience before further exploring the tunnel's trap doors and underground quarters. Then make a visit to huge bomb craters left from the war, the Garment-factory Ammunition and Souvenir Shops, and the Museum of Self-made Weapons. Get the exhilarating opportunity to fire a M-15, AK-47, and a carbine rifle at the National Defense Sports Shooting Range for a true wartime experience. 

Finally, savor the Vietnamese traditional soup, Pho and a local tapioca recipe before the comfortable ride back to your Ho Chi Minh hotel at 14.00. 

Day 11.Ho Chi Minh City Departure (B/-/-)

After your breakfast, you are free until your appointed pick-up time for a transfer to the airport. Tour ends. Bookingyourtravel.com thanks you for using our services. We look forward for your return in future.


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Tour price includes

  • Modern A/C transportation for pick up and drop off.
  • Meals as mentioned in the itineraries: Vietnamese or Asian Menu (B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner)
  • 3 star Accommodation in twin/double sharing room with daily breakfast. Can be upgrade to 4 star
  • Including all entrance fees.
  • Boat drive along the Halong Bay & Mekong Delta
  • English-speaking guide (other languages available upon request depending on availability. A small surcharge may apply to some languages)
  • Cool-towels and mineral water

Tour price excludes

  • Beverages and other meals are not mentioned in the program.
  • Travel insurance
  • Visa fees to Vietnam
  • Early check-in and late check-out at all hotels
  • Personal Expenses (laundry, telephone, shopping,…)
  • Tipping/Gratuities
  • Single supplement
  • Any additional expenses caused by reasons beyond our control such as natural calamities (typhoon, floods), flight delays, rescheduling or cancellations, any accidents, medical evacuations, riots, strikes etc.


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