10 days, Vietnam Reunification Express
Itinerary:Saigon-- Nha Trang- Danang- Hoi An- Hue- Hoi An- Hanoi
Day 01: Arrival in Saigon
Upon arrival in Ho Chi Minh City we will be met and transferred to our hotel. The remainder of the day is at leisure or for personal exploration.
Day 02: Saigon & Train to Nha Trang
We take a day tour of Saigon with our guide, who will share the rich history and cultural nuances of the city’s sights, including the Reunification Palace, the Notre Dame Cathedral and the colonial themed Post Office.In the afternoon we board the Reunification Express, traveling through the lush green paddy fields up the coast arriving in the resort of Nha Trang in the evening.
Day 3~4: Nha Trang & Night Train to Da Nang
The next morning we take a city tour visiting the fascinating Pongar Cham Towers, the Hon Chong Rocks and the Oceanographic Institute featuring an aquarium full of colourful marine life including seahorses and tropical reef fishes. After lunch we take a boat trip to visit Hon Tam island for swimming and optional water sports.
The next day is free at our leisure before the night train departure for Da Nang.
Day 5~ 7: Hoi An & Hue – Night Train to Hanoi
Following our morning arrival in Da Dang, we visit the famous Cham Museum with its collection of relics from the Cham Kingdom before continuing to Hoi An where we can wander around the old streets, a mixture of Japanese and Chinese architecture that reflects its history as an important trading port. The next morning, we transfer to Hue, the cultural capital of Central Vietnam, stopping at the Lang Co beach for lunch, before touring Hue to visit the Imperial Citadel in the afternoon
In the following morning, we take early morning boat trip on Perfume River to Thien Mu Pagoda before boarding the Reunification Express for our overnight journey to Hanoi.
Day 8~9: Hanoi
After making our early morning arrival in the elegant city of Hanoi the day is free to wander around the Old Quarter’s streets. The next day we enjoy a full day city tour, stopping at the Hoan Kiem Lake, the Ho Chi Minh mausoleum, the One Pillar Pagoda, and the Temple of Literature. In the afternoon, we enjoy a cyclo ride around the city and its Old Quarter. In the evening, we can attend a famous Water Puppet Show, with its introduction to Vietnamese history and mythology. On the following day we will go to visit the World Heritage-listed Ha Long Bay, enjoying a leisurely boat trip through the bay stopping to explore some of the many islands, caves and grottoes.
Day 10 Departure
The day is at leisure until transfer to Hanoi’s Noi Bai airport for departure
Trip prices include :
- Accommodation on a twin share basic with daily breakfast
- English speaking guide on tours and excursions
- Meals as indicated within the itinerary
- All in country transport within the journey as described in the program
- Arrival & Departure airport transfers
- Admission fees and permits during guided excursions
- Soft sleeper train with A.C tickets
Trip prices do not include :
- International Airfares
- International Airport tax
- Meals and drinks not mentioned
- Personal expenses such as Bar, Laundry & Telephone bills
- Admission fees and permits during free time
- Tips and gratuities
in US$ and per person
3 star hotels:
2-3 people: $595 per person
4-6 people: $ 541 per person
Single Supplement: $187 per person