HANOI / HALONG BAY / MEKONG DELTA / CU CHI TUNNELS / HO CHI MINH CITY
Best of Hanoi and Saigon is a trip that has been designed for travelers with limited in time but a lot of interest on exploring new destination, the tour begin in Hanoi, oriental capital of Vietnam following by Halong Bay Overnight Cruise before flying to Ho Chi Minh city where you will be touring in delta of Mekong as well as a day trip to explore underground tunnels of Cu Chi.
Arrive at Hanoi international airport where you’ll be met by a Vietnamese tour guide, transfer to hotel in Hanoi to check in, the rest of the day will be free on your own to enjoy the hotel or explore the nearby promenade. Overnight Hanoi
DAY 2 – You will begin in charming Hanoi, Vietnam’s artistic and intellectual capital. You will explore the fascinating Old Quarter and its hundreds of specialty shops selling silk clothing, lacquer ware, embroidered linens, furniture, bamboo, cooking utensils, ceremonial objects and more. You can also shop for impressive modern art in the city’s numerous galleries. Also, you’ll visit Hanoi’s main cultural attractions, including the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, his house on stilts, the One Pillar Pagoda, the Fine Arts Museum and the Temple of Literature. You will have an overnight stay.
Move to Halong bay, a stunning natural UNESCO World Heritage site for about 4 hour driving. After arriving at noon, you will board a beautiful cruise for an overnight stay on Halong Bay. Lunch and dinner are served, you can choose your preferred Halong bay Overnight cruise, Overnight on board the cruise
Enjoy the breakfast on the board the Halong Bay Cruises while the boat continue moving through the spectacular bay, return to Halong pier to get transferred to the airport for your onward flight to Ho Chi Minh City. Arrive and check in, enjoy the evening on your own.
You will leave Saigon to lush My Tho on a Mekong Delta tours where you will board a private boat to go through the green vegetation of the canals to an orchard, where guests are treated to a delicious lunch in a local restaurant in the heart of the Mekong, complete with succulent tropical fruits. You also visit the snake farm, Dong Tam, that breeds snakes for, among other things, snake wine. Then you will head back to Saigon for an overnight stay
In the morning you will enjoy a half-day private excursion to the Cu Chi Tunnels. The Cu Chi Tunnels consist of more than 200km of underground tunnels. The network included innumerable trap doors, specially constructed living areas, storage facilities, weapons factories, field hospitals, command centers and kitchens. Today the remaining tunnels have become a major tourist attraction giving the visitor a unique experience and a feel of what underground life was like during the U.S.-Vietnam War.
Drive back to Saigon for a tour to major tourist attractions including central post office, reunification palace, war remnant museum and end the day with a food tour in at bustling Binh Thanh market
Transfer to the airport for your return flight with a lifetime of wonderful memories on the Best of Hanoi and Saigon tour on 7 day