8 Day Discover North Vietnam Tour

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    Day 1 Australia to Hanoi.

    Depart Australia today on your Vietnam, China Southern, Malaysian Airlines (or other, subject to availability) full service flight to Hanoi, Vietnam.

    Upon arrival, be met and transferred to the hotel. Note: Due to flight times and scheduling, some customers may depart the day before (day 0).

    Day 2 Hanoi Sapa & Cat Cat Village.

    After early breakfast, the coach travel to Sapa (approx. 4 hours). Once in Sapa, be met by your guide and escorted to the hotel for check in and lunch. Then, take a short trek with a local guide to Cat Cat village; home of H'mong ethnic people and located in a deep valley at the foot of Fansipan Peak. Trek down to the valley bottom and waterfall; take advantage of some photo stops before the walk back up to the bus.

    Total walking time approx. 3 hours over 5-6km, walking difficulty 4/10, some moderate gradient.

    Return to Sapa in the late afternoon and have dinner at the restaurant

    Day 3 Linh Ho to Lao Chai to Ta Van to Hanoi.

    After breakfast, walk at an easy pace from Sapa to Y Linh Ho, then through rice terraces to Hmong village of Lao Chai. View stunning Hoang Lien Son Mountain.

    After 2-3 hours of comfortable walking, rest with picnic lunch at Lao Chai Village, then on to Ta Van village - home of the Dzay ethnic people. Meet the coach and return to Hanoi in mid afternoon.

    Total walking time approx. 3 hours over 5-6km, walking difficulty 4/10, some moderate gradient.

    Day 4 Hanoi to Halong Bay.

    After breakfast depart for Halong Bay. Cross the Red River delta to reach the coast just before noon. Embark on an overnight cruise in the legendary seascape of Halong Bay. On board, enjoy delicious seafood-based buffet lunch. Visit scenic Sung Sot Cave and Titov Island. The program varies based on time of the year and weather. End the day out on deck for sunset before dinner.

    Overnight: Onboard in a comfortable private cabin with attached bathroom.

    Please note: Cruise itinerary, schedule & water sports are subject to change due to weather, tides & operating conditions.. Unused services are not subject to a refund.

    Day 5 Halong Bay to Hanoi.

    At dawn, early Tai Chi is available on deck before breakfast. There is a chance to kayak in Drum Cave before checking out. The boat then cruises through Halong Bay, passing Ba Hang fishing village and Dog Islet.

    Experience a simple cooking demonstration before lunch and transfer back to Hanoi.

    Day 6 Hanoi.

    Enjoy a leisurely breakfast and free time today. Hanoi Old City is easy to explore, with winding lanes, bustling traditional and modern restaurants and great shopping. Or, ask your travel agent about some of the optional tours.

    Day 7 Hanoi to Australia.

    Conclude your Northern Vietnam experience with a transfer to the airport. Note that some flights may arrive in Australia on Day 8.


    Return economy class airfare from Sydney to Vietnam including prepaid taxes.
    5 Nights accommodation in standard, Premium or VIP self-rated hotels
    1 Night cabin accommodation onboard standard, Premium or VIP self-rated Halong Bay cruise.
    Daily breakfast, 4 lunches and 2 dinners.
    All transfers.
    Air-conditioned coach transportation.
    All sightseeing & entrance fees.
    English-speaking tour guides in Sapa and Halong Bay.
    Flight Centre Exclusive Tour Highlights Fly into historic Hanoi on a Full Service 4 Star carrier.
    Flight Centre Exclusive Tour Highlights Take a scenic drive high into Vietnam's mountainous north.
    Flight Centre Exclusive Tour Highlights Stay in atmospheric Sapa.
    Flight Centre Exclusive Tour Highlights Visit a traditional rural village and witness life for local indigenous tribes.
    Flight Centre Exclusive Tour Highlights Take a short trek to view deep valleys and towering Fanispan Peak.
    Flight Centre Exclusive Tour Highlights Overlook lush rice paddy terraces.
    Flight Centre Exclusive Tour Highlights Experience the grandeur of Halong Bay from the water.
    Flight Centre Exclusive Tour Highlights Stay overnight onboard Halong Bay Cruise.
    Flight Centre Exclusive Tour Highlights Visit Drum Cave and serene Dog Islet.
    Flight Centre Exclusive Tour Highlights Explore Hanoi's bustling Old Town.
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