Hightlight Hanoi Stoppover Tour 4 days- Take you visit The ancient capital of Hoa Lu - In the late 10th century, Hoa Lu was the capital as well as the economic, political and cultural center of Đại Cồ Việt, an independent Vietnamese polity founded in 968 A.D and Tam Coc - Halong Bay on land.
Hightlight Hanoi Stoppover Tour 4 days- Take you visit The ancient capital of Hoa Lu - In the late 10th century, Hoa Lu was the capital as well as the economic, political and cultural center of Đại Cồ Việt, an independent Vietnamese polity founded in 968 A.D. by the local warlord Đinh Bộ Lĩnh (posthumously known as Đinh Tiên Hoàng, or "First Dinh Emperor"), following years of civil war and resistance against Chinese invaders of the Southern Han Dynasty. Hoa Lu was the native land of the first two imperial dynasties of Vietnam: the Dinh founded by Đinh Tiên Hoàng, and the Early Le founded by Lê Đại Hành and Tam Coc -called Halong Bay on land
Day 1: Arrive Hanoi (NIL)
On arrival at Noi Bai Airport by 08:30 am. Meet our driver and transferred to hotel for check in and rest
PM (free time): After lunch proceed to visit the Ethnology Museum, continue to visit the Literature Temple and Quoc Tu Giam. Vietnam’s first university constructed in 1070, it’s gardens and well-preserved architecture offers a relaxing glimpse into Vietnam’s past. We will take you past Hoan Kiem Lake, see the peaceful waters, and visit Ngoc Son temple. For the end of the tour , join 1 hour for Water Puppet Show and dinner at Nisa Restaurant by your account. Free for shopping. Overnight at Green Street hotel in Hanoi
Note: On Monday and Friday morning, Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum and Ethnic museums are closed - Bat Trang pottery village will be arranged as substitution
Day 2: Hanoi – Halong Bay - Hanoi full day (B, L)
Early departure for Halong Bay, a World Heritage with thousands of limestone and dolomite island and islets. Stop on the way to visit Ceramic village at Dong Trieu. Upon arrival in Halong take a sailing boat to cruise the splendid bay to visit its breathtaking seascape created by the rocky islands (dog, man''s head, cock and hen islands...) and emerald calm water, with stopovers to visit the grottoes inside islands and swimming. A lunch of fresh sea foods will be arranged onboard. Late afternoon back to Hanoi and if your time is not limited, have a break at the Hong Ngoc Charity Centre where children and handicap people present their pretty products made of stone. Dinner at Tandoor Restaurant by your account and O/N at Green Diamond Hotel in Hanoi.
Day 3: Hanoi – Hoa Lu - Tam Coc full day (B, L)
A 90km drive south of Hanoi will lead you to Ninh Binh, the site of the one capital city of ancient Vietnam before Hanoi took its leading role in 11th century. The area is featured by lots of well-known sceneries, which include Tam Coc Caves and Hoa Lu ancient capital with the old temples dedicated to King Dinh & King Le reigned in 10th century. The visit in Ninh Binh starts by a boat trip in Tam Coc where spectacular limestone karsts jut out from the green paddy fields reminding about Guilin (China) and Halong Bay of Vietnam, which gives this scenery the name “Halong-bay-on-land”. Further discovery in Ninh Binh will be continued in the site that used to be the kings’ palace in 10th century and now famous for the wooden relics of the shady Dinh and Le temples. Dinner at Khanzana Restaurant by your account and O/N at Green Diamond Hotel in Hanoi.
Day 4: Hanoi - departure(B)
Free time till transfer to the airport at 6;30am, and take the morning flight at 9:20am. Tour end
Quotation: 157US$/1pax (Apply for joining group tour - sleep at 2* hotel)
the cost depends on your hotel choice (3*, 4* or 5* Class), number of people in your group and time of travel. Please contact us to customize this itinerary and price to meet your needs and budget.
- Accommodation (3 nights based on sharing double/twin room) incase odd male/female sharing triple room
- Airport picking up
- Drop off
- Transportation for whole trip
- Good lunched with Halal food on your request as mentioned
- Entrance fees
- Boat cruise on Halong Bay
- Tour guide on tours
- international Flight
- Visa Arrangement for foreigner tourists
- Expense services
- Tips for driver and tour guide
- Other meals and services not mentioned above