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Mix in wellness, adventure, street food and legendary Halong Bay and you've got a recipe for an excellent Vietnam getaway. Start with a cyclo ride down the chaotic streets of Hanoi's Old Quarteris followed by a performance of Vietnamese Water Puppets! Spend a day sampling delicious local cuisine while exploring little eateries, charming lanes and essential highlights with a local guide. With a ful...

Mix in wellness, adventure, streetfood and legendary HalongBay and you've got a recipe for an excellent Vietnam getaway. Start with a cyclo ride down the chaotic streets of Hanoi'sOldQuarteris followed by a performance of VietnameseWaterPuppets! Spend a day sampling delicious localcuisine while exploring little eateries, charming lanes and essentialhighlights with a local guide. With a full belly, you're now ready to embark on an overnight Halong Bay! Your South East Asian adventure continues in Hoi An - the city of lanterns and a perfect spot to get inspiredrecharge and rejuvenate! 

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    Food and drink
  • Local culture
    Local culture
  • Meet locals
    Meet locals
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Day 1: Welcome to Hanoi!

Arrival at Noi Bai International Airport

Transfer from the airport to your hotel

• Later, enjoy an hour-long cyclo ride winding through the narrow, chaotic streets of the Old Quarter

• The day finishes with a traditional performance of the famous Vietnamese water puppets

The Chi Boutique Hotel (Hanoi)

Day 2: Culture & street food

​• Discover the essential sites of Hanoi during a cultural tour of the city

​• Visit the Ho Chi Minh Complex, the Mausoleum  & his former stilt-house residence, the Presidential Palace and the Hoa Lo Prison Museum

• Sit down for lunch at a local Vietnamese restaurant (included)

​• Continue to the Museum of Ethnology and its display of life-size structures dedicated to Vietnam’s 54 ethnic minority peoples

• Later, embark on a Hanoi street food tour in Hanoi’s Old Quarter

​• Your English-speaking local guide will give you an insight into the intricacies and traditions of Vietnamese food culture

• Afterwards, continue exploring the area or your own or transfer back to your hotel

The Chi Boutique Hotel (Hanoi)

Day 3: Halong Bay 

• You will be picked up in the morning for a scenic drive to Halong Bay, a UNESCO World Heritage site (3h30)

• Meet the crew upon boarding the traditional wooden junk

• As your boat navigates pass the thousand limestone peaks, your informative guide will explain the local legends and the global value of Halong Bay

Visit a famous cave in the middle of the bay

• Return to the junk and relax on deck with a drink to watch the sunset

• Enjoy a freshly prepared seafood dinner under the stars

Huong Hai Junks (Halong)

Day 4: Halong Bay to Hoi An

• Enjoy an early tai chi exercise or photo hunt, followed by breakfast

Visit a popular beach and go swimming if the weather permits, or hike to the top of the island for a great view!

Kayak around the Man’sHeadIslet area

• Enjoy a delicious brunch while cruising back to the main harbor

Your private car will be waiting to drive you to Noi Bai airport in Hanoi for your flight to Danang

• On arrival, pick up and transfer to your hotel in Hai An

Hạ Long BayHanoiDanang Hoian
Night at Almanity Wellness Resort (Hoi An)

Day 5: Discover Hoi An

• Your guide will meet you at your hotel lobby for a half day walking tour of Hoi An

• Visit the 400-year old Japanese Covered Bridge, the Phuc Kien Assembly Halls, the museum and a colorful localmarket

• Meander along tiny streets studded with houses influenced by Chinese, Japanese, French and European architectures

• This afternoon is your own. How does a little retailtherapy sound?

Hoi An
Night at Almanity Wellness Resort (Hoi An)

Day 6: A day at leisure

• Start the day with yoga or meditation and have a tasteful breakfast

• Spend the rest of the day at leisure

• Perhaps go to the beach, ride a bike or attend a cookingworkshop

Hoi An
Night at Almanity Wellness Resort (Hoi An)

Day 7: Hoi An departure

• After breakfast, enjoy your last hours in Vietnam as you like

Transfer to the airport for your onward flight

Safe travels!

Hoi An

HanoiHạ Long BayDanang HoianHoi An

Price details

This tour idea is fully customizable

The price reflects this specific itinerary and is designed to give you an idea of the budget required for this destination. Throughout the trip-planning process, our local agency will tailor your itinerary around your budget.

Included in the price:

  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast
  • In-trip ground transportation
  • Activities according to your customized trip
  • Airport transfers
  • 24/7 local agency support
  • Trip creation with an expert local agent

Not included in the price:

  • Arrival and departure flights
  • Meals and beverages not indicated
  • Personal expenses
  • Service gratuities
  • Visa fees
  • Travel insurance
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