Discover North Vietnam 7 Days / 6 Nights
North Vietnam Discovery offers to see the real Vietnam. Alan Tour team is an expert in personal custom-make travel packages for holiday in Vietnam. North Vietnam Holiday brings you to the most highlights of North Vietnam like Hanoi Hoa Lu Tam Coc Halong Bay Sapa.
Day 1 : Arrival: Hanoi
Day 2 : Hanoi – Hoa Lu Tam Coc
Day 3 : Ninh Binh – Ha Long bay
Day 4 : Ha Long Bay – Hanoi – Sapa
Day 5 : Lao Cai – Sapa
Day 6: Sapa Tour – Hanoi
Day 7: Hanoi Departure
Day 1: Hanoi arrival ( D )
Our guide will meet you at Noi Bai airport and escort you to a hotel in the center of Hanoi. The tour will start in the afternoon with 2 hours cyclo tour around the Hoan Kiem Lake, Ngoc Son Temple and Old Quarter streets. You are then attend the Water Puppets show. Enjoy welcome dinner and over night in Hanoi.
Day 2: Hanoi – Ninh Binh ( B, L, D )
In the morning, you will visit Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, Ho Chi Minh Residence, One-Pillar pagoda Tran Quoc pagoda, Quan Thanh temple, Army Museum and Hanoi Flag Tower. In the afternoon, departure to Ninh Binh. On the way, visit Hoa Lu – ancient capital of Vietnam in the 10 century and the remaining two temples of Dinh King & Le King. Dinner and Over night in Ninh Binh.
Day 3: Ninh Binh – Ha Long bay ( B, L, D )
Our driver will drive you to Tam Coc, then take a sampan on winding streams deep in rice fields and limestone rocks to visit Tam Coc cave. After lunch leave Ninh Binh for Halong bay. On the way, the car will stop for the short visit to Tran temple and Pho Minh tower in Nam Dinh province. Dinner and Over night in Halong bay.
Day 4 : Ha Long Bay – Hanoi ( B, L, D )
Boat trip through majestic HaLong bay. Enjoy beautiful landscape of HaLong Bay, naturally formed by islands and islets, explore natural caves or sunbathing. Enjoy lunch on board. Return to Hanoi in the afternoon with stop over at Phu Lang Pottery Village at Bac Ninh. In late evening take the night train to Lao Cai – Sapa.
Day 5: Lao Cai – Sapa Tour ( B, L, D )
You will arrive at Lao Cai at about 6.30. Short car trip to Sapa of about 40km from Lao Cai. Check in a hotel in Sapa. Relax or optional visit in the morning. In the afternoon, 2 hours trekking to visit Catcat village, home of a Black H’mong hill tribe, which is just 7 km from Sapa town. Overnight in Sapa.
Day 6: Sapa Tour – Hanoi ( B, L, D )
In the morning, driver will pick you up to Lao Chai – Ta Van village, Home of Dzay and Black Mong hill tribes. While trekking around the village, meeting and talking with local hill tribes to learn more about their daily life, customs and traditional habits. Optional visit around Sapa town or take a rest before taking car trip back to Lao Cai train station. Get on the train return to Hanoi.
Day 7: Hanoi Departure ( B )
Take the taxi by yourself back to our hotel. After breakfast, take a bath and relax at Our hotel for a while (check-out time is 12 noon) before the car will take you to airport for departure home or more visit to the South of Vietnam.
Alan Tour can arrange additional customized trips for you if the above itinerary does not match your expectations.