Embark on 5-day Northern Vietnam tour and discover a different aspect of Vietnam, travel to Mai Chau to the West of Hanoi, exploring some of the country's fascinating landscapes and rural villages. Take a cruise in beautiful Halong Bay and spend one night on the traditional junk boat. Very impressive tour with private transportation and a local tour guide. Book the tour of Vietnam and experience the best of Northern Vietnam has to offer.
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Good morning Hanoi City, Vietnam. You are met and welcomed upon arrival at Noi Bai International Airport by a local representative. Enjoy a private transfer to a hotel in the city centre for checking in. If time permits, enjoy a short city orientation to see the highlights of Hanoi. Welcome dinner and hand-on cooking shall be arranged at a local family. Overnight at hotel in Hanoi city.
Enjoy your hearty breakfast and followed by a short city sightseeing again. Next, we will leave the city for Mai Chau - a rural and mountainous district of Hoa Binh province to the West of Hanoi. in Mai Chau, the landscape transforms from congested rowhouses to wide-open ricefields, karst mountains and quaint wood-and-bamboo villages. In Mai Chau guests will experience Tay and Thai ethic minorities' unique culture and laid-back atmosphere. Upon arrival in Mai Chau. Settle in your accommodation at the very beautiful Mai Chau Lodge. The remainder of the day will be at your own leisure. Overnight at hotel in Mai Chau.
Enjoy your full day tour to explore the village on foot or by bike. The great outdoors are Mai Chau's most potent draw: the ricefields, locals and mountainous backdrop drive the beauty of Vietnam's northwest home. You will bike or trek along Mai Chau's dirt roads, the scenery changes, their little details giving you something to capture on camera: wild flowers in season; rice paddies, either green with rice plants or mirror-like, depending on the time of year; and locals driving livestock from place to place. At around 04:00 pm, the car will transfer you back to Hanoi city. Stay overnight at hotel.
Breakfast at hotel and followed by a 3-hour drive to Halong Bay. Situated in the north-east region of Vietnam, Halong Bay is a bay in the Gulf of Tonkin comprising the regions of Halong City, the township of Cam Pha, and a part of the island district of Van Don. Halong Bay borders Cat Ba Island in the southwest, the East Sea in the east, and the mainland, creating a 120 kilometre coastline. Halong Bay is made up of 1,969 islands of various sizes. Upon arrival, you will embark on an overnight tradtional cruise to explore the bay. Visit remote islands and fishing villages, with the chance to swim and kayak in the bay. Onboard activities include cooking demonstrations, tai chi lessons and squid fishing, and a range Vietnamese cuisine will be served.
Rise early to attend the Tai Chi lessons on the sun deck. Enjoy your hearty breakfast and the boat is slowly cruising back to the harbour. Disembark and return to Hanoi. Stop in the Yen Duc village on the way and touring the visit. Drive straightly to the Noi Bai Intl Airport for your onward flight to next destination. Goodbye Vietnam and See you again.