Tours : Beach

BEACH BREAK AT NHA TRANG - DA NANG - HA LONG - (Code: VSE.BB-07)

BEACH BREAK AT NHA TRANG - DA NANG - HA LONG - (Code: VSE.BB-07)

This program is designed for travelers who want to visit the best of Vietnam, but have limited time. It takes you 14 days to visit the most popular sights include: Hanoi with Old Quarter, The impressive HALONG Bay, Nha Trang beach, and the ancient capital of Hue, Hoi An.

DAY 1: HO CHI MINH CITY – ARRIVAL (-/ -/ -)

Arrival in Ho Chi Minh City, meet Vietspace Travel guide and transfer to the hotel. The rest of the day is at leisure. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City.

DAY 2: CU CHI TUNNELS & HO CHI MINH CITY TOUR (BREAKFAST/ LUNCH/ DINNER)

In the morning, take a half-day tour heading up to North-West of Ho Chi Minh City for Cu Chi tunnels, an amazing underground tunnel network constructed by Vietnamese resistance fighters within twenty years for the long struggle of independence. Return to Ho Chi Minh City to take an afternoon city tour to visit the Reunification Palace, which used to be the former Presidential Palace of the South Government in the war time; Notre Dame Cathedral and the Central Post Office are two constructions have been left over by the French during its colonial period. War museum or history museum, Lacquer-ware factory with the finest Vietnamese special art processed on wood will be seen in this afternoon. Transfer back to hotel. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City.

DAY 3: HO CHI MINH / NHA TRANG (BREAKFAST/ - / -)

Breakfast at the hotel, at leisure until transfer to the airport for the flight to Nha Trang. Arrive in Nha Trang - a famous city for its beautiful beach, covering an area of 15 kms long situated in the Southern Central of Vietnam. Transfer to hotel. Free at leisure and overnight in Nha Trang.

DAY 4: NHA TRANG (BREAKFAST/ - / -)

Free at leisure and overnight in Nha Trang.

DAY 5: NHA TRANG - CITY TOUR (BREAKFAST/ LUNCH / DINNER)

Breakfast at the hotel then go to the habour by car; Get on the boat and go to Tam island for swimming and snorkelling;  Then go to Mieu island  to enjoy local basket boat and explore the life of fishermen at Mieu fishing village. After that stop at Tri Nguyen aquarium, Then come to Bamboo resort for a special seafood lunch, Relax and  come back to the hotel. In the afternoon, take a half-day tour in town visit to Oceanographic Institute founded in 1923 - it has an aquarium and tanks are home to diverse live specimens of local marine life, including seahorses. Long Son Pagoda was founded in the late 19th century, which has resident monks and a giant sitting Buddha statue built on top of the hill in 1963. The Cham towers of Ponagar were built in between 8th and 12th century, used for Hindu worship in early times, and recently is used for worship to Goddess of the City. At leisure in the evening. Overnight in Nha Trang.

DAY 6: NHA TRANG / DA NANG (BREAKFAST/ LUNCH / DINNER)

Breakfast at the hotel, transfer to the airport to take a flight to Da Nang. Soon arrived and transferred to visit the Cham museum - the finest collection of Cham sculpture in the world. Then continue driving to visit Marble Mountains - the five sacred hills containing dozens of Buddhist shrines and caves along, the beautiful Non Nuoc beach. In the village, you can see all the marble stone turned into art by the elaborate hands of locals. Arrival at Da Nang, transfer to hotel. At leisure for the rest of the day. Overnight in Da Nang.

DAY 7: DA NANG (BREAKFAST/ -/ -)

Free day at the beach. Overnight in Da Nang.

DAY 8: DA NANG - HOI AN - DA NANG (BREAKFAST/ LUNCH / DINNER)

In the morning, transfer to Hoi An - a major Asian trading port in 17th-18th centuries for Chinese, Japanese, Dutch, Portuguese and other vessels. Take a walking tour to the ancient town center to visit the former merchants’ homes. The houses are old Vietnamese-Chinese-Japanese architecture and peaceful atmosphere, Chinese Temples, the 400 years old Japanese covered bridge and colorful local market. Return to Da Nang. Overnight in Da Nang.

DAY 9: DA NANG – HUE (BREAKFAST/ LUNCH / DINNER)

After breakfast, leave Da Nang for Hue. The scenic route climbs over the Hai Van pass before descending down to the wonderful photogenic fishing village of Lang Co. Arrive in Hue. Take a boat trip on the romantic Huong River (known as Perfume River) to visit the best-known religious site -Thien Mu pagoda. Keep on cruising up stream to the most majestic of royal tombs is the mausoleum of Emperor Minh Mang. Off the water to the elaborate mausoleum of Emperor Tu Duc. Back to hotel and overnight in Hue.

DAY 10: HUE / HA NOI (BREAKFAST/ LUNCH / DINNER)

In the morning, visit the Imperial Citadel from Nguyen Dynasty ruled between 1802 and 1945. After lunch, transfer to the airport for departure to Ha Noi. Arrival in Ha Noi, transfer to hotel for check in. Overnight in Ha Noi.

DAY 11: HA NOI CITY TOUR & WATER PUPPET SHOW (BREAKFAST/ LUNCH / DINNER)

Breakfast at the hotel; take a full day city tour of Vietnam’s capital, known as the city of lakes, green trees and old architectures of Vietnam. The tour includes the most highlight sights such as Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum where his body is kept here, stilt house where he lived on and off from 1958 to 1969, One Pillar pagoda which was built by the King Ly Thai Tong who ruled from 1028 to 1054. Temple of Literature was founded in 1070 dedicated to Confucius, and in order to educate sons of mandarins, the Vietnam’s first university was also established here in 1076. Ethnology museum is well worth observing the depth of cultural diversity of Vietnam’s 54 minority groups; the museum exhibits collections of art and everyday objects gathered from throughout Vietnam. Visit Central (Hoan Kiem) Lake and Old Quarter. Enjoy a water puppet show in the evening. Overnight in Ha Noi.

DAY 12: HA NOI - HA LONG (BREAKFAST/ LUNCH / DINNER)

Leave in the morning for Ha Long; en route enjoy the journey through the rich farmlands of the Red River Delta, Green rice paddies, and everyday Vietnamese village life. Arrive in Ha Long city check in on luxurious Junk at noon for beginning an unforgettable excursion in Ha Long bay. Overnight on board.

DAY 13: HA LONG - HA NOI (BREAKFAST/ BRUNCH / DINNER)

Wake up in the early morning for waiting the sunrise on Ha Long bay. Continue cruising on Halong Bay and enjoy the emerald water of Ha Long, among the 3,000 spectacular limestone islands and isles, an unparalleled beauty of nature. Brunch is served on board before disembarking and make a journey return to Ha Noi, on the way visit a pottery and ceramic village. Arrival in Ha Noi, check in hotel. Overnight in Ha Noi.

DAY 14: HANOI – DEPARTURE (BREAKFAST)

At leisure until transfer to Noi Bai airport for the departure flight.