FROM HO CHI MINH CITY
VIETNAM ADVENTURE TOUR

Day 1: ARIVAL IN HO CHI MINH CITY ( D)

Guide will meet you at airport, transfer to hotel for check in. Dinner. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City.

 

 

Day 2: CUCHI TUNNEL- CITY TOUR (B,L,D)

Breakfast. Transfer to visit the famous Cu Chi tunnels. This network of tunnels, which stretched for over 200km, became legendary during the 1960s. At its height, the tunnel system stretched from Saigon to the Cambodian border. The network, parts of which were several levels deep, included innumerable trap doors, specifically constructed living areas, storage facilities, weapons factories, field hospitals, command centres and kitchens… Lunch in local restaurant.

Afternoon: transfer back HCMC for city tour with visiting The Reunification Palace was the former residence of the President of South Vietnam until April 30, 1975 when the North Vietnamese tanks came crashing through the front gates, bringing the U.S.-Vietnam War to a dramatic end. Close to the palace some of the best examples of French colonial architecture are represented in the forms of Notre Dame Cathedral and the Central Post Office. Visit Ben Thanh Market for shopping. Overnight in HCM City.

 

  

 

Day 3: HOCHIMINH CITY- BUON ME THUOT / LAK LAKE (B,L,D)

Breakfast, check out hotel, then ransfer to airport to play to Buon Me Thuoc.

Guide meet you at airport and transfer to the beautiful Lak Lake, set in a pleasant rural landscape of hills dotted with M’nong minority villages. Board your boat for an enjoyable cruise on the placid waters of the lake, followed by a fun elephant trek to nearby Jun village. Check in hotel. Overnight in Buon Me Thuoc City.

 

 

 

Day 4: BUON ME THUOT / DON VILLAGE & WATERFALLS (B,L,D)

A day trip to explore Don Village, an hour elephant riding and visit Dray Sap Waterfall, Trinh Nu Waterfall. If time allowed, you can stop by at the Yok Don National Park on the way to visit Don Village too. Overnight in Buon Ma Thuot.

 

 

 

Day 5: BUON ME THUOC – KONTUM (B,L,D)

Check out hotel, transfer to Kontum – The hidden city of Highland Kon Tum, it is a small mountainous town, located in the north of The Central Highlands of Vietnam, lies in the boundary of Vietnam-Laos-Cambodia. Its topography is a combination of hills, mountains, highlands and valleys, with sloping mountains dominating north and east. There are many ethnic minorities, mainly Banhar, but also Rongao, Jarrai, Xedang. Lunch at local restaurant. 

 

 

Afternoon: Dive to wooden church that was built in 1913 for the ethnic people. Visit Vinh Son Orphanage, with hundreds of minority orphans, where you can do charity, give some gifts and play with homeless children. Visit Kon Ro Bang village of Banar group and  Kon Hngor Ktu village of Rongao minority. We walk around the village to meet very friendly locals, explore Bahnar’s culture and custom with imposing Rong house, , meet very friendly Bahnar people to explore about their culture and custom. Have dinner in “Rong” House. Enjoy traditional Gong” Music, “Xoang Dance and drink local jar-wine.

Overnight in Rong House.

 

 

 

Day 6: KONTUM- PLEIKU (B,L,D)

After breakfast. we will trek through local villages of Bahnar people and trek 3kms more along Dakbla river. Dug-out canoes will pick you up and then boat down the river to Konkotu, you will have time to relax and enjoy natural sceneries on the river. After that, transfer to Pleiku. Enjoy lunch at nice restaurant in valley of city.

 

   

 

Afternoon visit Bien Ho Lake or Sea Lake. It is believed to have been formed from a prehistoric volcanic crater. Bien Ho (Sea Lake) was recognized as a national landscape by the Ministry of Culture and Information in 1988, Minh Thanh Pagoda- romantic design of pagoda in Highland. Free for coffee at nice coffee shop. Dinner. Overnight in Pleiku.

 

 

Day 7: PLEIKU- QUY NHON (B,L,D)

Check out hotel, transfer to Quy Nhon, on the way to Quy Nhon, visit the coffee and paper garden and discovery the way of planning coffee and paper... Lunch at local restaurant.

Afternoon: Visit Duong Long Tower: places where the Cham first arrived in Vietnam. Visit Ghenh Rang Beauty Spot - Ghenh Rang comforts the visitors with its gorgeous natural artwork of nature with mountains, forests, beaches and islands and become the most beautiful sites of Binh Dinh. Check in hotel. Overnight in Quy Nhon City.

 

 

 

Day 8: QUY NHON (B,L,D)

Pick you up at train station, breakfast, then departure to Phuong Mai by boat to visit, Phuong Mai peninsula is endowed with a diverse ecosystem with valuable species of plants and animals and beautiful landscapes : Phuong Mai Sand dunes is pristine sand dunes of Binh Dinh and one of highest and most beautiful sand dunes in Central Vietnam, clean water, colorful coral reefs, green grass and rivulets of cool fresh water running from cliffs, Visit Thi Nai bridge -  is the longest sea-crossing bridge in Vietnam with 2,477,7 m long and 54 spans connecting Quy Nhon city and Nhon Hoi economic zone, visit the Nhon Hai fishing village to discovery the life of fishing man in central Vietnam…

 

 

Day 9: QUY NHON (B,L,D)

Visit Ham Ho Ecological Tourism Park: one of the tourist attractions that you should not miss when traveling to Binh Dinh. This place is the continuous strips of stairways including streams, waterfalls, lakes, rivers – The downstream part of the Kut River, surrounded by mighty mountains. Pinic lunch in Ham Ho or Lunch in local restaurant. Then transfer back hotel. Free for leisure and shopping.

 

 

 

Day 10: QUY NHON- QUANG NGAI (B,L)

Breakfast, check out hotel, transfer to Quang Ngai province. Visit Son My - A memorial to victims of the My Lai Massacre - located in the village of Tịnh Khê, Sơn Tịnh District, Quảng Ngãi Province. Check in hotel. Free for leisure.

 

 

 

Day 11: QUANG NGAI - SA KY PORT - LY SON ISLAND (B,L,D)

Departure from Quang Ngai to Sa Ky port at 6.45 AM. Get on speed boat, cruising to Ly Son Island. Upon arrival in Ly Son Island, then checking guesthouse / hotel

Visit the Memorial house of Parcel team, Cave pagoda, An Hai village, Thoi Loi volcano, Fishing Cave, Mu Cu Bay and the lighthouse. Have dinner with sea foods and overnight in Ly Son hotel/guesthouse.

 

 

Day 12: LY SON ISLAND - AN BINH ISLAND- QUANG NGÃI (B,L)

Good morning Ly Son  Island, enjoy breakfast, then get on small boat to cruise An Binh island. An Binh Island visiting - Hawaii of Vietnam to enjoy the beauty of wild and natural beaches here. Continue visit the 1st factory of water purification from sea water in Vietnam. Also, visit garlic fields with lava stones barriers. After that, depart back to Ly Son island. Visit Duc pagoda next to the Gieng Tien volcano.

Evening: transfer to port for speed boat back to mainland to Sa Ky port. Then transfer back hotel. Overnight in Quang Ngãi.

 

 

Day 13: QUANG NGAI- QUANG BINH (B)

Free for leisure still transfer to train station for departure to Quang Binh.

Guide will meet at Quang Binh trian station, then transfer to hotel. Overnight in Quang Bình

 

 

Day 14: PHONG NHA – BAN DOONG VILLAGE – HANG EN CAVE (B, L,D)

Hang En Cave is probably the world’s 3rd largest cave and is quickly becoming one of the must-see natural wonders in Vietnam.

  • Breakfast, transfer to the Headquarters. Learn all about safety and collect your gear before driving 45mins through the National Park to reach the trailhead.
  • A steep jungle hill starts the adventure, with a refreshing river at the bottom. Hike through rich jungle to reach the Ban Doong minority village, where a hot cup of tea welcomes you.
  • Lunch takes place shortly after near the river, and then it’s back into the jungle, through river streams, and across the river valley until Hang En lays on the horizon.
  • Enter the cave around 3 PM, and enjoy your afternoon swimming, before a sizzling BBQ dinner is served, complete with rice wine and beautiful flocks of swifts overhead.

 

 

Day 15: HANG EN CAVE - BAN DOONG VILLAGE (B, L,D)

Awake for breakfast early and explore the breathtaking exit, and then trek through the dry passage to the viewpoint high above camp, where 300 million year old fossils can be witnessed.

In the late morning, trek back through the mountainous river valley, through jungle and across streams, until reaching Doong village again.

Enjoy a picnic lunch by the stream and then prepare for the biggest challenge ahead, climbing the treacherous hill up to the Ho Chi Minh Road.

Watch out for leeches and push ahead to the road, where cold drinks are waiting. Return city for dinner. Overnight in Quang Binh.

 

 

Day 15: PHONG NHA- PARADISE CAVES- HANOI (B, L,D)

Breakfast, transfer to Phong Nha – Ke Bang National Park. This is the biggest National Park in Vietnam. Visitors will enter to the core zone to visit the vast primary forest, Dong Tien slope, Tau slope. Moving on the Ho Chi Minh trail, you will go to Eight Ladies Cave and know more about Vietnamese history.

10:00: Visit Paradise cave. Before going to the cave, visitors will have 15 minutes to relax and have a drink and a banana.
Paradise cave is the longest dried cave in South East Asia with the length of 31,4km. Visitors walk up the mountain with 524 steps. Visitors will enjoy cool weather and the magnificent stalactite and stalagmite when visiting 1,2km inside the cave. Beaside 1km tour, we also organize the 7km trek tour to explore Paradise cave.

 

 

 

12:00: Have lunch (Vietnamese style)

13:30: Visit Phong Nha Cave by boat.
Phong Nha cave is a river cave with the total length of nearly 8km. Visitors will boat on Son River from Tourism Centre to the cave. The wonderful Underground River, fantastic speleothem and unique sand Dune of Phong Nha cave will create a perfect feeling for visitors.

Evening: dinner, then transfer to train station for departure to Hanoi. Overnight on train.

 

 

Day 16: HANOI  HIGHLIGHTS TOUR (Breakfast, lunch)

Morning: pick you up at train station for breakfast, then transfer to visit Ho Chi Minh complex, learn about his life of national hero, visit The Temple of Literature – the first National University of Vietnam. Travel on cyclo around the Old Quarter and HoanKiem Lake, buying

souvenirs, visit to Ngoc Son Temple on HoanKiem Lake, walking in Hanoi Old Quarter. Lunch. Check in hotel. Free for leisure. Overnight in Hanoi.

 

 

Day 17: DUONG LAM VILLAGE - VIETNAM ANCIENT VILLAGE (B, L)

Breakfast, travel west of Hanoi to Duong Lam village, a purely agricultural village of the Northern Red River delta where still preserve many hundred-year-old houses. Upon arrival, bike along tiny ancient alleys to visit Mong Phu temple in Mong Phu hamlet - the only hamlet whose original village entrance gate remains intact, dedicated to national heroes. Continue riding around the village to discover the daily life and farming working of Vietnamese peasants along the terrace with a stop in two ancient houses: the biggest ancient house was build 200 years ago and the most ancient house back to 400 years ago.

 

    



 After lunch and resting, then visit Ngo Quyen temple and Phung Hung temple, places dedicated to two national heroes Ngo Quyen and Phung Hung. Again biking to visit Mia Pagoda (other hamlet in Duong Lam village), is built in 15 th century and admire 287 statues of all sizes, among with are famous sculpture such as the statue of Buddha in the Himalayas and the statues of the Eight Vajra Deities. Drive back to Hanoi. Overnight in Hanoi.

 

Day 18: HANOI- DEPARTURE (B)

Free for leisure or shopping still transfer to airport for flight back your home. End of the services.

 

                                                                               RATE: USD/Person

Hotel

2

3

4-7

8-12

13-15

16 up+ 1 FOC

S.S

3*

1,718

1,617

1,527

1,364

1.250

1.199

390

4*

1,876

1,775

1,685

1,522

1,440

1.390

550

 

Tour included:

  • Private air conditioned transport (included the cyclo around the Old Quarter and Hoan Kiem Lake, boat…)
  • Nights at selected hotel or accommodation with daily breakfast
  • Air-conditioned soft sleepers (4-berth/ cabin)/ Soft seat.
  • Full guide with English/Chinese/ French speaking.., sightseeing fee.
  • All taxes and services charge.
  • Meals as mention on Itinerary.
  • Travel insurance.

 

Tour excluded:

  • International/ domestic airfare
  • Tip for, guide and driver.
  • Other services are not mentioned.

 

  • Speciall offer: free invitation letter for Arrival visa(Landing visa).

 

Note: Price is subject to change without period note