12 DAY VIETNAM HERITAGE TOURS

SAPA TO SAIGON

12 day Vietnam heritage tours

12 DayVietnamesePrivateTours.com offers another chance to experience the real heritage of the country, the following Vietnam heritage tours takes you to visit the breathtaking beauties from Sapa, Hanoi and Halong bay in north to the historic Hue and Hoi an with plenty of UNESCO heritage sites to be visited. Your trip will come to an end in Ho Chi Minh City and Delta of Mekon

TRIP OVERVIEW

  • A visit to Hanoi with 1 day free at your own
  • Night train to Sapa
  • Visit Hoi An
  • Sightseeing in Hue
  • Sightseeing inHo Chi Minh City
  • Day tour to Delta of Mekong

12 day Vietnam heritage tours

Day 1 Hanoi arrival

Welcome to Vietnam, you’ll be met by your Vietnamese tour guide at Hanoi International Airport. transfer to hotel, Check in and rest to prepare for your Vietnam heritage tours in 12 days, overnight in Hanoi

Day 2 Hanoi Sightseeing + night train to Sapa

Private tour in Hanoi; a city that has a rich and fascinating history. Start your day with an excitting cyclo ride through the narrow streets of the exotic Old Quarter of Hanoi, in the evening, board an overnight sleeper train to Lao Cai and the mountainous region near the Chinese border. Overnight Train to Sapa

Day 3 Adventure in Sapa

Arrive at Lao Cai train station early in the morning, meet with your local tour guide, transfer to Sapa town. Depending on your fitness level, you can arrange anything from gentle walks to challenging hikes to explore the lush valleys and mountains that surrounded Sapa. Your Vietnamese Private Tourist Guide navigate small paths through verdant, terraced fields of rice and corn, passing farmers, The ethnic-minority groups still maintain their traditions and way of life, including their own language and colorful clothing. In the evening, you can stay overnight with a local family in Ta Van village

Day 4 Trekking in Sapa

Start your morning with a hike to a beautiful waterfall before continuing on to a picturesque Red Dao village from where you will meet locals wearing giant red scarves around their heads, and their clothing is embellished with colorful red embroidery and coins. Spend the afternoon at leisure in Sapa before returning to Lao Cai to board the overnight train back to Hanoi

Day 5 Halong Bay Overnight Cruise

Arrive in Hanoi at around 6 am; meet by our guide to drive to Halong Bay, arrive at 10 AM, board a traditional junk for a Halong Bay overngiht cruise .

Halong Bay is widely considered to be one of the natural wonders of the world. After lunch, explore some of the huge limestone caves dotted around the Halong bay and visit a floating fishing village. Then the captain will find a secluded spot where you can swim, soak up the sun on the top deck, or try your hand at kayaking. In the evening enjoy a seafood feast for dinner, overnight on board the Halong Bay Cruise

Day 6 Honoi free and easy

Enjoy an early morning swim (during the summer), followed by breakfast as you cruise through more spectacular scenery. In the afternoon drive back to Hanoi or an overnight stay

Note: there are more activities arranged by the cruise(kayaking, cooking class, rock climbing and more)

Day 7 Flight to Hue

Following the Vietnam hertage tours we will get ready for an hour and half flight to Hue, a beautiful city rich in history, culture wihcih lavishly decorated with ancient temples. Spend the day exploring the Citadel of Hue, which is now a UNESCO World Heritage site, for evening you experience sunset cruise on the Perfume River, Overnight Hue

Day 8 Hoi An heritage tour

Drive south along a beautiful stretch of coastline and over the scenic Hai Van pass to the picturesque riverside Hoi An. upon arrival enjoy a walking tour of this charming historic town now listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, Overnight Hoi An City

Day 9 Hoi An city tour

Spend the day at leisure on the beach or wander around the Hoi An markets in the ld town to visit more UNESCO sites, your tour guide will be leading your day, in the afternoon we participate on cooking class. Overnight in Hoi An

Day 10 Flight to Ho Chi Minh City

An early morning flight will take you to Ho Chi Minh City, arrive and cehck in at your hotel, in teh afternoon you will be familiar with city through a guided tour to visit some of the iconic sites of the city.

In the evening we will have a motorbike tour following by street food delicacy.

Day 11 Day tour to Mekong Delta

Our mekong delta tour will be started by an excursion to Cai be in the heart of delta, enjoy the day with a sampan cruise throguh the narrow waterways surrounded by coco gardens. Visit floating markets and get a feel for a way of life that has changed little for centuries. Enjoy a delicious lunch at a superb restaurant on the banks of the Mekong river before returning back to Ho Chi Minh City for some free time

Day 12 Departure - End of the 12 day Vietnam Heritage tour

Free time at your own leisure before you get transferred to the Airport for departure flight.c

What is included in Vietnam Heritage Tours

  • Meet and greet service by our representatives at airports
  • Assistance of our guest relations during your stay
  • All airport transfer by private air-conditioned vehicle
  • Accommodation with daily breakfast.
  • Domestic flight ticket mentioned in the tour program
  • All sightseeing tours in privately guided tours
  • Entrance fees to all sites as indicated on the itinerary.
  • English-speaking tour guide during your trip
  • Bottled water during your sightseeing (1 bottle / day)
  • Vietnam visa approval letter

What is not included in Vietnam Heritage Tours

  • International Airfare
  • Any optional tours
  • Personal spending during the trip

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