Vietnam Classic Group tour (Year-Round Departures)

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Vietnam Classic Group tour (Year-Round Departures)

Trip code: HER0002VN9D

Destination: Vietnam

Itinerary

Arrival in Ha Noi. After the baggage claim, meet the local guide and transfer to the hotel. In the afternoon we will begin the visit of Ha Noi: the Mausoleum of Ho Chi Minh where it lies embalmed (visit of the outside), the One Pillar Pagoda "Chua Mot Cot" which was and is the symbol of Hanoi and then we will take a ride on the rickshaw to visit the 36 ancient neighborhoods. At the end we will visit the temple of Jade "Den Ngoc Son" and the lake of Hoan Kiem. The day ends with the marionette show on the water that through the representation of stories, legends and scenes of traditional everyday life will give you a glimpse of this ancient tradition. At the end return to the hotel

- Lunch in a local restaurant Free dinner.

After breakfast, departure for Halong Bay, called by many "the eighth wonder" of the world. Upon arrival you embark on a traditional wooden junk, expertly restored, which enters the myriad of islands, islets, stacks and cliffs within which caves open, where stalactites and stalagmites draw the most extraordinary scenery that the human mind can imagine.

- Lunch, dinner and overnight stay on board.

Cruise (Ha Long) 

In the morning continuation of navigation on the bay, also to see the splendid limestone cave of Sung Sot. After lunch transfer to Hanoi airport for domestic flight to Hue.

- Free dinner and an overnight stay in hotel.

Overnight at hotel (Hué) 

After breakfast we will begin the sight of Hue from the Thien Mu pagoda, symbol of the city. Here, in the ancient capital, the emperors Nguyen built in 1802 the grandiose Citadel with the annexed Forbidden City, built according to the dictates of Chinese geomancy. At the end of the tour, visit the Dong Ba market and the tomb of Emperor Tu Duc. Transfer by land to Hoi An.

- Lunch in a local restaurant and free dinner.

Overnight at Hotel (Hoi An) 

Free time to discover Hoi An or to relax by the sea. Free meals. Overnight at Hotel. It is also possible to participate in one of the optional excursions described below:

- Excursion to Tra Que Herb village: After breakfast departure to the village of Tra Que Herb. Here you will have the chance to discover the village, learn about its history and visit the crops. We will learn how the earth is fertilized with algae and we will harvest the fruits of the earth with our own hands. We will therefore participate in a real Vietnamese cooking lesson to prepare the typical Tam Huu rolls and the "banhxeo" a pancake typical of the central regions. Lunch including a non-alcoholic drink, round-trip transportation and guide in local English Speaking guide, are included in the participation fee.

- By bike around Hoi An: After breakfast we will take a wooden boat to reach the island of Cam Kim. Here, where the roads are very little traffic and perfect for a bicycle tour, we will visit the floating village and then we will reach Kim Bong, a wood craftsmen village to watch their artifacts being built. Continue through quiet country roads until you reach the town of Duy Vinh, where we will see a rice paper factory, the manufacture of mats and a tropical fruit garden. Lunch in a local restaurant, bike rental, round-trip transportation and an
Local English speaking guide are included in the participation fee. 

Overnight at Hotel (Hoi An) 

Breakfast at the hotel. Visit to Danang and the Marble Mountains: here the artisan practice of sculpture and engraving on stone is widespread. We will then see the Cham Museum, Vietnam's richest collection of Cham art sculptures and artifacts; built by the French in 1915, it has been extended several times. At the end we will head to the Linh Ung Pagoda, the most important in the city both in terms of size and architectural value, which boasts a combination of modern and traditional styles. Transfer to the airport to take the direct flight to Saigon. Upon arrival, transfer to the hotel.

- Lunch in a restaurant and free dinner.

Overnight at Hotel (Ho Chi Minh) 

After breakfast, departure for Ben Tre. On board a boat we will sail along the Ham Luong river (a branch of the Mekong) and we will stop at various indigenous workplaces to give you an idea of ​​how the local economy works. We will visit: a furnace, where the bricks are still carefully made by hand; a coconut processing workshop, where you can taste fresh coconut and see how every single part of this versatile nut turns into food and other products; and a carpet weaving workshop, where the mats are woven with a hand loom. The boat will stop in a quiet village where you can take a short walk to observe the life of the population of the Delta, before getting on your "loixe" (a sort of motor rickshaw), which traveling in the forest will lead you to the discovery of fruit plantations.

- Lunch in a local restaurant, dinner and cooking class in the family. Overnight in a simple but nice home stay.

Overnight at the hotel Homestay (Bến Tre)

After breakfast we will continue the visit of Ben Tre. This morning you will have the opportunity to ride a bike on little-traveled trails to visit small villages and local markets so as to have a glimpse of the rural life of this region. At the end, transfer to Can Tho.

- Lunch in a local restaurant and free dinner. 

Overnight in hotel (Can Tho) 

Validity: April 01st 2022 until Dec 31st 2022

Inclusions

  • Transfers with vehicles with air conditioning and driver (except day 5)
  • Junks boat cruise on Ha Long Bay with 2-day / 1-night programs (joint-in-group)
  • Double room in the hotels list or in similar hotels of the same category
  • Meals as scheduled.
  • Local English speaking guide. (except on days 2,3 and 5)
  • Admissions to the mentioned places
  • N. 02 bottles of natural water per person / day
  • Insurance covering the covid treatment with the liability of USD10,000

Exclusions

  • Tips for guides, drivers, hotel personnel, etc.
  • Drinks, phone calls, all personal extras and anything not indicated in the program
  • International flights
  • Economy class HANOI - HUE / DANANG - SAIGON flights: +USD 240/pax
  • All entries not listed in the program
  • Supplement for the Christmas and New Year period
  • Local New Year Supplement (end of January / beginning of February)

Accommodation

First : 3-Star Hotel

Superior : 4-Star Hotel

Deluxe : 5-Star Hotel

Important Info

PRICE IN USD PER PAX (in a private tour for a group of 2-6 adults)

IMPORTANT INFO


Cancellation Policy


1. Cancellations must be advised by email / fax

2. The cancellation fees will apply:
  • Cancelation 30 days prior to arrival date: USD 50 per person will be charged.
  • Cancelation from 20 days to 30 days prior to arrival date: 30% of total invoice amount will be charged
  • Cancelation from 10 days to 20 days prior to arrival date: 50% of total invoice amount will be charged
  • Cancelation less than 10 days prior to arrival date or no-show: 100% of total invoice invoice amount will be charged

Refund Policy

If tour participants buy additional services which are not included in their program, the service fee will be charged on spot.
If tours participants cancel some services and / or portion of the tour program at their will during the trip, reimbursements shall not be made for these unused services and /or portions.
If in the course of the trip, an illness or mishap befalls a tour participant that entails extra services and /or medical attention arranged by company, all the related additional costs shall be defrayed by the participant himself or herself on the spot.

From

$801/Pax

Applied for group 16-20 persons