Day 01: Hanoi Arrival - Halong (L/D)
Arrival at Noi Bai international airport, our guide will pick you up and transfer to the downtown Hanoi for lunch. After lunch, proceed to Halong Bay, arriving in late afternoon. Check in hotel and take a short refreshment before having dinner. Overnight at the hotel in Halong.
Day 02: Halong Bay - Hanoi– Water Puppet Show (B/L/D)
Wake up early in the morning to enjoy the aquamarine water of the bay at its best. After breakfast, begin your exploration of magical Halong Bay (UNESCO’S world heritage of nature), cruising 4 hours to visit to Thien Cung multiform stalactites & stalagmites, Wooden head cave, dog island, Dinh Huong island, Canh Buom island, rooster fighting island. Transfer back to Hanoi. Enjoy the unique Water Puppet show. Later you will be brought to a local restaurant for dinner. Overnight in Hanoi.
Day 03: Hanoi – Half day City Tour – Free shopping (B/L/D)
Breakfast, half day tour in Hanoi Capital: visit Ba Dinh Square, Ho Chi Minh’s Mausoleum, and traditional stilt house the Ho Chi Minh Museum, the revered One - Pillar Pagoda. Pay visit to typical Vietnamese places of worship. Visit Vietnam’s first university, the thousand-year-old Temple of Literature. Continue to visit Hoan Kiem Lake, Ngoc Son Temple. Have lunch. Free Shopping at Hanoi’s old Quarter till time for dinner. Free shopping at Night Market if falling into weekend. Overnight in Hanoi.
Note: The Hochiminh Mausoleum closes on Friday weekly and all afternoon. However, you still can take the photos outside the Mausoleum.
Day 04: Ha Noi – Ninh Binh - Hanoi (B/L/D)
After breakfast, leaving Halong for Ninh Binh, one of the ancient capitals of Vietnam. Enjoy the gorgeous limestone Karsts and rolling green fields which gave the area the nickname "Halong Bay of the rice paddies” as you explore 10th century Dinh and Le Dynasty relics. After lunch, climb aboard a tiny boat for a peaceful cruise. Up the river to Tam Coc, explore the “Three Lagoons”. Return Hanoi, dinner and overnight at hotel.
Day 05 Ha Noi – Free and Easy (B)
Breakfast at your hotel, Today is free for your relaxation or free shopping and self discovery Hanoi capital. Overnight in Hanoi.
Note: No transportation, tour guide, sight-seeing and meals to be arranged for today.
Day 06: Hanoi – Departure (B)
Breakfast, free until check out. Lunch will be on your own arrangements. Transfer to Noi Bai International Airport for your flight back home. End of the services