Vietnam Winter Tour 6 Days Free upgrade to 4-star cruise

We can call this “the world heritage road in Vietnam”. In 6 days, you will visit 2 most famous UNESCO world heritages of North Vietnam: Halong bay and Trang An nature reserve. All places are near from eachother with less than 2 hours driving so it’s not tired for family holidays and senior travelers. Especially in Halong bay, we will use an overnight cruise visiting 2 bays in 2 days (Halong bay & Lan Ha bay) with more beautiful scenery and more activities.

What's Included?

• Double/Twin/Triple sharing rooms in hotel and cruise
• English speaking guides in each area
• Private transportation in air-conditioned vehicles, including private airport pick-up and see-off
• Group tours to Halong bay including shuttle bus transfer, kayaking, swimming, cave exploration, other tours are private only for you
• Electric car in Bai Dinh pagoda
• Private rickshaw in Hanoi old quarter
• Meals as indicated: B = Breakfast ; L = Lunch ; D = Dinner
• All admission fees to the indicated sites
• Free luggage handling in hotels
• Bottled mineral water during transfer.


6 days

Destination Covered

Hanoi, Ha Long Bay, Lan Ha Bay, Sapa, Tràng An Scenic Landscape Complex, Ninh Bình Province and Hoan Kiem Lake

Best Suited

All, Budget, Families, Groups, Honeymoon, Kids, Luxury

Welcome to Hanoi, the 1,000-year-old capital of Vietnam !
You meet our driver at Hanoi airport, then private transfer to your hotel. Overnight in Hanoi city.


In the morning, our private driver and tour guide picks you up at Hanoi hotel. You visit Ho Chi Minh complex including Ho Chi Minh mausoleum, his stilt-house where he lived and worked during Vietnam War, and Ba Dinh historical square where he declared the Independence of Vietnam on 2 Sep 1945.
Enjoy Vietnamese lunch at a central restaurant.
In the afternoon, you visit Hoan Kiem lake and Ngoc Son temple marking the city center. Take memorial photos in front of King Ly Thai To statue.

Sip a cup of Coconu coffee or Mix fruits in Serein Cafe looking at Long Bien bridge and old quarter.
Take 1-hour cyclo tour “3-wheel rickshaws” inside 36 ancient streets of Hanoi old quarter. You will get through the shopping streets, St. Joseph Cathedral, O Quan Chuong old city gate. Immerse yourselves into local life.
Return to your hotel. Overnight in Hanoi city.

8:00 – 8:30 AM: The shuttle bus pick you up from your hotel. The drive to Ninh Binh will be approximately 2 hours.

10:30 AM: Our tour guide will take you to Bai Dinh Pagoda, which has hundreds of Buddhist statues including the biggest statue of Buddha made in bronze standing 10 meters tall.
12:30 PM: Time to take a break and have lunch at a local restaurant with Ninh Binh traditional dishes from goat meat.

1:30 PM: We will continue the trip to Trang An. Upon on arrival, we will take the boat trip along Trang An river to enjoy the cave complex. The scenery of Trang An is a unique combination of deep turquoise river water between mountains, water caves and clear blue sky where you will not find anywhere else. The boat trip will range from 2 to 3 hours, rowed by local people.
After the boat trip, we return to the bus and head back to Hanoi city.
6:00 – 6:30 PM: We drop you off at your hotel in the Old Quarter.
Overnight in Hanoi.


09:15 – 09:45am Hotel pick up with our cruise shuttle bus. Short break half way.
12:00 Arrive Got Ferry Terminal, transfer by tender to Venezia Cruise, and enjoy welcome drinks, receive cruise briefing, safety instructions then check in to your cabin and set sail through Ha Long Bay while having time to admire the magical landscape go by. The Cruise Pass Da Chong Islet, where you can see a lighthouse built by the French over 100 years ago.
13:00 A special lunch in Vietnamese cuisine of fresh seafood and an assortment of appetizing favorites are served while sailing through Islets of Con Vit
15:30 The Cruise sails through Lan Ha Bay. The area is surrounding of extraordinary limestone karsts landscapes. You can start your journey to visit Dark & Bright Cave and islets by kayaking which is a wild and mysterious beauty in the middle of the World Heritage, enjoy swimming in the crystal clear waters of the Bay.
17:30 Back to Venezia Cruise, drop anchor for staying overnight. Enjoy the complimentary sunset party on the sundeck with local wine and fresh fruits.
18:30 Join cooking class demonstration (teaching you how to make our speciality, Spring rolls) on the cruise.
19:00 Dinner is served in the restaurant. Enjoy delicious local food prepared and served for you by our wonderful onboard catering staff.
21:30 Retire to your cabin or join the fishing excursion, watch a movie, have a drink at the bar, internet access or play exciting games. Overnight on board.


06:00 Enjoy sunrise and admire the never ending miraculous scenery of the Bay. Practice an invigorating Tai Chi session on the sundeck.
07:00 Light breakfast, coffee and tea served.
08:30 Arrive Gia Luan pier on Cat Ba island, our bus will take you to Medical Military (Quân Y) Cave located right at the main road of Cat Ba National Park, Medical Military Cave is a good place to visit and you will be surprised by the magnificent scale of a field hospital in the mountains.
10:00 Back to our boat, relax before checking out.
10:45 Lunch is served on board.
12:00 Disembark at the Got Ferry Terminal by tender. Take our shuttle bus to return to Hanoi.
15:00 Arrive back your hotel. Overnight in Hanoi.

Breakfast. Private transfer with our driver to Hanoi international airport is provided. Take your departure flight.
Excluded :
• Visa approval letter and Visa stamping fee in Vietnam (45$ / each visa). You get stamp on your passport and pay directly to the Immigration staff at Ha Noi airport.
• International and domestic air tickets with airport tax
• Meals: lunch or dinner where not stated
• Gratuities, drinks, personal expenses and others.

• Deposit = 30 USD per person
• Balance: you will pay us in cash US$ when you're in Hanoi.
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Reviews & References

Ah Hong Toh
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Hello. I followed tour from vietnam cheap packages. I felt very grateful to Mike as he made an excellent arrangement for my vietnam sapa trip. He has recommended me a very responsible tour guide Mr Hai. Mr Hai is very helpful and experienced. He is very friendly too. I left out my bagpack in the train that travel from sapa to hanoi. I felt thankful to Mike who helped me to return me the backpack. I felt so happy. My friends and I felt very satisfied with this trip with the help of Mike.

Sep 13, 2016
Allan Amparo
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My travel to Vietnam and Cambodia from August 31 to Sept. 6, 2016 was an excellent experience from airport arrival in Saigon to my country transfer to Siem Reap until I went back to Manila. All tourist guide were courteous and accommodating. Thank you Mike for the experience.Hoping to book again with you in my next country visit next year.

Sep 6, 2016