HANOI / HALONG BAY / MAI CHAU / DIEN BIEN PHU / NONG KHIAW / LUANG PRABANG / VIENTIANE
North Vietnam and Laos Adventure Travel has been carefully designed and traveled with our trip planners to make sure every aspect of the trip runs smooth and worry free. Start your journey in Hanoi, visit Halong Bay, the star attraction of Vietnam and then continue to some of the challenge routes in Northern Vietnam and cross the border to Laos, highlight of Laos tours including Luang Prabang and Vientiane.
Upon arrival at Vietnam’s bustling colonial capital. Your private guide and driver will meet you and take you to your hotel Hanoi Old Quarter. Free time and welcome dinner.
A two day trip allow you to visit one of the most beautiful Bay’s in the world. Welcome to Halong Bay. Pick up early in the morning for a 4 hour drive, arrive and check in the board.
Note: Halong Bay Cruises are varied from class and style, please kindly have a look at our Halong Bay Overnight Cruise and choose your ideal cruise + Itinerary
Drive to Mai Chau, the scenic road allow you to enjoy picturesque views of the gorgeous landscape, local ethnic tribes such as Muong and then at Thung Khe Pass for a spectacular view of Mai Chau Valley. After lunch we will have light trekking off the typical tourist route along the Song Ma River.
Drive to Dien Bien Phu via Son La with some stop en route to ethnic minority tribes including the H’mong, Thai, Muong and Dzao. After lunch in Son La we will continue our journey through the spectacular pass, arrive and check in. Rest of the day at your own leisure.
Dien Bien Phu is famous for its historical battleground, where the Vietnamese defeated the French armies back to the late 1954. Our day start with a visit to the colorful local market where Thai tribes selling goods.
After and for an excursion we head to visit the military base and historical site of the First Indochina War.
In the afternoon, we visit Dien Bien Phu Museum as well as visiting A1 Hill – the most important camp of the French and Bunker of the French General De Castries.
Drive to Tay Trang border to cross the border to Laos, arrive and meet and assist from out Laos Tour Guide and Driver. Continue North Vietnam and Laos Adventure Travel to Muang Khua, located on the banks of the Nam Ou River. Then continue the journey to Nong Khiaw, a charming traditional town that is nestled in between some of the most fantastic limestone mountains of the northern Laos. Overnight in Nong Khaiw
Time to walk through the Nonh Khiaw until we depart to Luang Prabang along the famous Nam Ou River, upon arrival we visit famous Pak Ou cave. Enjoy the cruise along Mekong from the cave to Ban Xang Hai Village. After continue our trip own the Mekong to Luang Prabang. Check in and free time at your own exploration.
Enjoy a half-day tour through Luang Prabang, a UNESCO heritage town and the former capital of Laos. Start the city tour by visiting Royal Palace Museum, as well as notable Wat Xieng thong as well as impressive stupa of Wat Visoun and the shrines of Wat Aham and Wat Mai.
Check out and join a 7 hour drive to Phonsavan through the spectacular mountain range. En-route we stop to visit local hamlets and also for time for the photography. Arrive and check in
After breakfast we visit Phonsavan central market. After we will visit Plain of Jars on a short drive out of the town, time to explore the magnificent archaeological site along with the local tribe villages. In the afternoon we visit old capital Muang Khoun and nearby H’mong villages.
Flight to Laos laid back capital, arrive and check in at hotel, short rest after we embark on a Vientiane city tour to visit must see attraction and sites including Wat Si Saket temple named the oldest in town, after we head to visit the Royal Temple , before continuing on to Laos most significant national monument: Pha That Luang. End a day tour with a visit to Patuxai monument.
The best of northern vietnam and Laos tour packages has finally come to an end, our driver will pick you up and transfer you to the airport to catch your departure flight.