Highlights Northern Vietnam

DAY 01: NOI BAI AIRPORT – HA NOI

Our driver will pick you up at Noi Bai airport to go Ha Noi Legacy Hotel.

Check in.Relax. Free for explore Ha Noi city.

Stay overnight at Ha Noi Legacy Hotel.

DAY 02: HA NOI - HA LONG BAY – HA NOI : B – L

08.00 – 08.20: Our tour guide pick you up at your hotel, start an interesting trip to Halong Bay.

10.30: Stop for short break at a local workshop where disabled people are working to make lovely hand

made products.

12.15: Arrive Bai Chay tourist wharf, welcomed by crews and enjoy welcome drink.

12.45: Start a dreamy trip, stunning scenery with thousands of limestone mountains. Having lunch while

the boat is cruising through the emerald water, passing by the Dog Stone, the Incense Burner islet, stop

at fishing village for kayaking or rowing bamboo boat ( optional ).

After that visit Fighting – Cock island and the Heavenly Palace ( Thien Cung cave ) – which was

discovered in 1993.Back to the boat. Our staffs serve you with fresh fruits.

16.30: Back to Bai Chay Tourist wharf, disembark and get on bus to Hanoi.

20.30: Arrive in Hanoi. End of tour.

Stay overnight at Ha Noi Legacy Hotel.

DAY 03: HA NOI CITY – ACIENT VILLAGE: B – L

08.00 : Guide and car pick up guests at hotel then transfer to Duong Lam ancient village about

50km away from Hanoi. Stopover on the way to visit Son Dong traditional sculpture village. The

Son Dong wooden statues are present in many pagodas and communal houses in the Northern

provinces. Visit some households in the village, see mastered the technique of making wooden

statues. Walk along village road to visit Son Dong communal house and survey Viet traditional

culture with the cult of fecundity.Continue to drive to Duong Lam.

11.00 : Arrive Duong Lam, visit village gate, Mong Phu communal house, some ancient houses

and enjoy local products: rice wine, rice cake. Go around the village to visit some cultural and

historical vestiges in Duong Lam such as: Giang Van Minh worship-house, Princess Mia Palace

and Temple, Mia pagoda.

12.30 : Lunch at the Hoa Sua restaurant by Son Tay ancient citadel. Free time for visiting ancient

citadel.

13.30 : Transfer back to Hanoi.

14.15 : Stopover on the way to visit Tay Phuong pagoda - the best example of old typical pagoda

in the northern of Vietnam, special with Arhan statue.

16.00 : Visit Van Phuc silk village. Experience the process of making silk from beginning to

end, and the making of conical hats. Touch Van Phuc silk which is famous for making traditional

textiles throughout Vietnam and overseas. See the silk from cocoons made into fine silk threads.

Wander local market in Van Phuc village.

17.30 : End trip.

Stay overnight at Ha Noi Legacy Hotel.

DAY 04: HOA LU – TAM COC: B – L

08.00: Leave Hanoi Capital to Ninh Binh Province, on the way you can enjoy the beautiful sceneries ofo

the rural areas.

10.00: Arrive Hoa Lu , visit two temples of King Dinh and King Le in the 10th

heroic histories of these two King in Chinese Wars.After that, go to the Tam Coc for lunch( 10 km far

from Hoa Lu ).

11.30: After lunch, you will get on bamboo boat – rowed by the local people along Hoang Long River to

visit Tam Coc ( Three caves). You also have chance to see the paddy field if you visit Tam Coc in April oe

September.

15.30: Back to the wharf and then cycling.

16.45: Return to bus and get back to Hanoi.

19.00: Arrive in Hanoi.

Stay overnight at Hanoi Legacy Hotel.

DAY 05: HA NOI – AIRPORT: B

Our driver will escort with you go to Noi Bai airport.