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Vietnam's Scenic North

By Liv and Lew - November 3-9, 2024

About The Vietnam Scenic North Trip

Day 1: Arrival in Hanoi
Land in Hanoi and get comfortable in your hotel, then immerse yourself in the city by wandering through the Old Quarter. Your introduction to Vietnam is complete with a welcome dinner.

Day 2: Historical Hanoi
Start the day at Hoan Kiem Lake and the Ngoc Son Temple. In the afternoon stroll through the French Quarter’s colonial elegance and a visit to St. Joseph’s Cathedral. The day ends with the traditional sounds of Vietnam at a Ca Trù Thang Long music performance.

Day 3: Ninh Binh
Depart Hanoi for the landscapes of Ninh Binh to explore the UNESCO-recognized Trang An Landscape Complex by boat, drifting through waterways and limestone karsts. The afternoon is spent at Bich Dong Pagoda, offering countryside views. Enjoy a calm evening at your Ninh Binh hotel.

Day 4: Ninh Binh Exploration
Climb Hang Múa for panoramic vistas over Tam Coc. Visit Hoa Lu’s ancient temples in the afternoon before savoring a local specialty, goat meat, at dinner.

Day 5: Beautiful Halong Bay
Travel to Halong Bay and set sail on a traditional junk boat cruise among the iconic limestone islands. We will visit Sung Sot Cave and several other stops along the way. The day closes with a sunset dinner aboard, surrounded by the bay.

Day 6: Halong Bay Adventures
After breakfast, visit a local fishing village to glimpse the bay’s unique way of life. Spend the afternoon enjoying the cruise’s amenities before a memorable final night under the stars in Halong Bay.

Day 7: Return to Hanoi and Farewell
Cruise back to the Hanoi enjoying your last views of Halong Bay. Spend your final evening at free for last minute shopping and exploring Hanoi at your pace, culminating in a farewell dinner that celebrates the week’s unforgettable experiences.


Trip Overview


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Airport Transfers

Airport Transfer at Arrival

Airport transfer at arrival will be included on arrival day at 11AM

Airport Transfer at Departure

Airport transfer will be included on departure day at 11AM

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