HANOI-SAPA-HALONG (6D5N) - SIC 12

Tour code: SIC 12
Tour length: 6 DAYS 5 NIGHTS
Price: Contact us for price
  • ITINERARY BRIEF:

* Day 1: Hanoi Arrival - Free (No meal)-Driver only, No guide

* Day 2: Hanoi - Sapa (Breakfast/Lunch)-Join Tour

* Day 3: Sapa Hanoi (Breakfast/Lunch)-Join Tour

* Day 4: Hanoi - Halong - Hanoi (Breakfast/Lunch)-Join Tour

* Day 5: Hanoi city tour full day (Breakfast/Lunch)-Join Tour
* Day 6: Hanoi - Departure (Breakfast)-Driver only, No guide

 

  • JOURNEY HIGHTLIGHTS

Hanoi

* Restored Sword Lake
* Temple of Literature
* Old Quarter (36 Streets)
* Tran Quoc Pagoda
* Ho Chi Minh Complex
* Ethnology Museum

 

Halong Bay

* Cruising on UNESCO site, Halong Bay
* Fighting cocks islet
* Dau go Cave (Wooden Stake Grotto)
* Thien Cung Cave (Palace Of Heaven Grotto)
* Floating Village of the fisherman

 

Sapa

* Laochai, Tavan
* Cat Cat Village

 

 

 

  • ITINERARY IN DETAIL

 

DAY 1: ARRIVE HANOI-FREE AND EASY (NO MEAL)-DRIVER ONLY-NO GUIDE

Arrival at Noi Bai Airport, you will be warmly welcomed and transferred to hotel by private

Tiptop Tour driver with signboard, check in, relax (the room may not be available until 12:00 PM).

 

Overnight at hotel in Hanoi

 

DAY 2: HANOI-SAPA-CAT CAT VILLAGE (BREAKFAST/LUNCH)-JOIN TOUR

6.45 - 7.15: Our Sapa Express Bus and tour guide will pick you up at the meeting point then depart to Sapa, following Noi Bai - Lao Cai highway. 
Along the way, you will enjoy by the beauty of northwest mountains, terraced fields are sparkling in sunlight or dim in thick fog. Stop and have a rest in 30 minutes.
13.00: Arrive in Sapa, check in hotel and have lunch.
Afternoon: You start trekking to Cat Cat village which is occupied by the Black H’mong tribe. Here, you can see the hydroelectric power station which was built by the French in twentieth century. You will experience the tribal way of life of ethnic minorities while enjoying wonderful views of the terraced rice paddy fields and the waterfall in Cat Cat village. 
Evening: After dinner, you are free to explore the charm of Sapa by night, enjoy roasted corn, baked eggs beside charcoal fire or go shopping. 

 

Overnight at hotel in Sa Pa.

 

DAY 3: SAPA-LAOCHAI TAVAN VILLAGE-HANOI (BREAKFAST/LUNCH)-JOIN TOUR

After breakfast, the tourist will visit Lao Chai - Ta Van Village to understand more about ethnic minority communitie, enjoy imposing mountain scenery, terraced fields, marvellous nature. Visit ancient sacred stones with big - small ones which have many unique images, secret sigh. See bridge which made by rattan like Muong Hoa stream. Have lunch. Free time to relax.
16.00: It‘s time to say “Good bye Sa Pa!” and drive back to Hanoi. Along the way, once again you have a chance to enjoy the magical beauty of northwest mountains. Have dinner at Lao Cai City then continue the journey to Hanoi.
21.30: We arrive in Ha Noi

 

DAY 4: HANOI-HALONG-HANOI (BREAKFAST/LUNCH)-JOIN TOUR

After breakfast at hotel, Make an early morning departure from Hanoi and drive 3.5hours through the Red River Delta on your way to Halong City.

Arrive in Halong Bay at noon, board a traditional wooden junk and start the cruising trip to the Bay.

Fresh seafood lunch (vegetable menu available) is served while the boat is gliding out.

Get ready for exotic photos and absorbing the most magnificent natural splendors, limestone bedrocks and sheer cliffs of tiny islands highlighted with fanciful names: Fighting Cocks (symbol of Halong Bay), Duck, Swan, Incense Burner, and Stone Dogs. Visiting the most beautiful cave named Thien Cung (Heaven Palace Grotto) and explores huge chambers adorned with stalactites and stalagmites of all kinds. Continue to enjoy this relaxing cruise on the way back to Ha Long harbor after 4hours trip.

Driver is waiting and takes you back to Hanoi city.

Trip ends at your hotel around 19h30-20h00pm.

 

DAY 5: HANOI CITY TOUR FULLDAY (BREAKFAST/LUNCH)-JOIN TOUR

AM : 08:00-08:30 Our guide & driver will pick you up at your hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter. Then visit Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum and Museum. Enjoy the architectural and historical aspects of Uncle Ho”s final resting-place. Just next door is Ho Chi Minh’s house on stilts. Lying to one side of the Mausoleum is the One Pillar Pagoda~ founded by King Ly Thai To in 1049 the structure has become an important symbol for the people of Hanoi . Continue to visit the Quan Thanh Temple ( Taoist~ dating from the Ly Dynasty ) and Buddhist Tran Quoc Pagoda on West lake ( One of the oldest in Vietnam ). Lunch.

PM : After lunch proceed to visit the Ethnology Museum~ continue to visit the Literature Temple and Quoc Tu Giam. Vietnam”s first university constructed in 1070~ it”s gardens and well-preserved architecture offers a relaxing glimpse into Vietnam”s past. We will take you past Hoan Kiem Lake~ see the peaceful waters~ and visit Ngoc Son temple. For the end of the tour journey visit by coach trip along the Hanoi Old Quarter. Free for shopping.
 

Note:
+ On Monday and friday morning~ Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum and Ethnic museums are closed – Bat Trang pottery village will be arranged as substitution.
+ On Saturday and Sunday~ enjoy the water puppet show in Museum of Ethnology and 01 hour visiting the Old Quarter by Cyclo.

 

Overnight in Hanoi

 

DAY 6: HANOI-DEPARTURE (BREAKFAST)-DRIVER ONLY

After breakfast, transfer to the airport for your departure flight.

Say goodbye Vietnam.
Thank you for traveling with Tiptop Tour.

 

 

PRICE AND POLICIES

 

The price of tours base on accommodation category, travel period, and number of tourists. Please contact us for more information about prices.

 

TOUR INCLUSIONS

  • 05 nights hotel accommodation on a twin/double-share basic with daily breakfast
  • Meals as mentioned in the itinerary
  • All landed transfers within the tour by air-conditioned vehicle
  • Boat trip cruise in Halong Bay & Lunch on Board with fresh seafood.
  • English Speaking Tour guide
  • All entrance and sightseeing fees

 

TOUR EXCLUSIONS

  • International airfare and airport tax in Vietnam
  •  Beverages and other meals do not indicate in the program
  • Visa fees to Vietnam
  • Early check-in and late check-out at all hotels
  • Travel insurance
  •  Personal expenses (laundry, telephone, shopping...)
  • Gratuities/tipping to tour guide, driver and hotel staff and restaurant’s staff: 5USD/Person/Day.
  •  Surcharge for peak season & compulsory dinner on X’mas and New Year’s Even
  • Single supplement
  • Any additional expenses caused by reasons beyond our control such as natural calamities (typhoon, floods), flight delays, rescheduling or cancellations, any accidents, medical evacuations, riots, strikes etc

 

LEGAL TERMS

 

CANCELLATION POLICY
The cancellation charges below refer to the non-transferable fee that is charged to the group member who has cancelled their tour:

  • More than 45 days before departure: No cancellation charge
  • Between 45 and 30 days before departure: 10% of total tour cost
  • Between 30 days and 15 days before departure: 25% of total tour cost
  • Between 15 days and 7 days before departure: 50% of total tour cost
  • Less than 7 days before departure: 90% of total tour cost
  • No-show at the airport on the day of arrival/departure: 100% of total tour cost


POLICY FOR CHILDREN

  • Child from 1- 4 yrs:  Free of charge if sharing bed with parents
  • Child from 5 – 6 yrs: charge 30% of adult price if sharing bed with parents
  • Child from 5 – 11 yrs: charge 75% of adult price if using extra bed/mattress in parents’ room
  • Child from 12 yrs up: pay as adult rate

 

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