Honeymoon in wonderful Islands 10 days: From Phu Quoc Island to Ha Long Bay Vietnam

Vietnam offers a private serving of romantic indulgence, exuding exotic charm coated in natural wonder. Explore over 2,000 miles of idyllic coastline, take shared journeys through endlessly lush jungle, delve into mesmeric culture, immerse in elegant mountain retreats, cruise privately through one of the Seven Wonders of the World, and you’re not even halfway through Vietnam’s hypnotism.
Start
Ho Chi Minh
Finish
Hanoi
Code
VLH 03
Ages
Not specified
Group size
Min 2 pax
Price from
From USD 1250

Highlights

  • Feeling the metropolitan pulse of Ho Chi Minh City and experiencing its highlights.
  • This peaceful tropical paradise, floats in the warm turquoise waters in the Gulf of Thailand, 50kms geographically, Phu Quoc island is located in the Gulf of Thailand, covering a total area of approximately 580 km², close to the main Asian cites of Singapore, Bangkok, Hong Kong and Kuala Lumpur.
  • Halong Bay: UNESCO world heritage site, famous for its fresh and calm water filled with thousands of islands and islets.

Itinerary

Xin Chao!

Vietland holidays tour guide will welcome you at  Tan Son Nhat  International airport and  pick you up to Central of Ho Chi Minh City for the hotel check-in.

We will have a shortly meeting.  We'll be collecting insurance details and next of kin information at this meeting, so please ensure you bring these details to provide to your leader.

Over-night  in Ho Chi Minh City.

 

Having breakfast at your hotel  & start visiting HCM city -  Saigon, the largest city in Vietnam. There are street markets, sidewalk cafes and sleek new bars. This teeming metropolis offers 300 years of timeless traditions and the beauty of an ancient culture. To the west of the city is the huge Chinese neighborhood called Cholon, which means “Big Market”. Notre Dame Cathedral, in the heart of Saigon’s government quarter, is of neo-Romanesque architecture with two high square towers and iron spires. The Central Post Office is French-style and City Hall, known as “Hotel de Ville,” is typical of the French architecture that would be seen in any village in France.

Visit the War Remnants Museum, featuring collections of weapons and photographs from the two Indochina wars.

Stay overnight in Ho Chi Minh City.

 

Having breakfast at hotel  and start visiting Saigon, shopping and Transfer to Tan Son Nhat Airport flight to Phu Quoc Island.

Check in and overnight in Phu Quoc.

 

Free  time on the beach.

Stay overnight at hotel in Phu Quoc.

Shopping: full run down on shopping and where to find what you like.
Adventurous: looking for some excitement or something a little different while on holiday?
Diving: everything you need to know about scuba diving and snorkeling while on the island, from operators, to dive sites, to learning to dive. It's all here in one place!
Family Trip: all the top family friendly activities available while here. Besides the beach that is!
Fishing: the locals depend on it, so this must be the place to go fishing. Check out the options.
Sports: all the possibilities for some physical activity, from tennis to volleyball to jet skiing.
Entertainment: all the the clubs, bars and options for the night owls on holiday eager to get the disco shoes dirty or just a decent place to go for a drink.

 

 

Overnight in Phu Quoc.

After have breakfast, you have free time until 9:00am, you will be picked up and transferred to the airport to catch a short flight to Saigon (VN 478, 10:50am), upon arrival in Saigon at 11:55am, you will be met and transferred to hotel for check in, the rest time relaxing or shopping in Ho Chi Minh City.

Stay overnight at hotel in Ho Chi Minh.

 

You have free time to walk around the bustling streets  until transferring to Da Nang Airport for onward flight to Hanoi Capital.

Check in hotel in Hanoi.

 

Hanoi is Vietnam's historic 1000 year old capital, boasting one of the most beautiful city centers in the world with romantic Hoan Kiem Lake, scenic Ngoc Son temple and the Turtle Tower. Take a tour of the city to see some of Asia's most striking French colonial architecture and the many lakes and parks that are beloved by locals and visitors alike. Visit the vibrant Dong Xuan Market, the oldest and largest in Hanoi, and end the tour with a traditional cyclo ride through the intriguing 36 trade guild streets of the ancient Old Quarter for a taste of the real Vietnam. Enjoy a free evening to watch a water puppet show, dine in one of the city's many restaurants and perhaps stroll around the lake with the locals.

Today you will land in Hanoi. Vietland Holidays tour guide pick you at your hotel and move to Hanoi downtown, a city of lakes, shaded boulevards, parks and the capital of Vietnam.

You have a full day of sightseeing ahead with start your city tour at the Ho Chi Minh complex: visiting the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, the iconic One-pillar pagoda and the historic Tran Quoc pagoda. Continue with a visit to the Temple of Literature, Vietnam's first university established in 1076, then have lunch in one of Hanoi's famous restaurants.

In the afternoon, visit the Museum of Ethnology then ride in a traditional cyclo around Hoan Kiem Lake, the famous Old Quarter, stop at Dong Xuan market, and enjoy a water puppet show.

Overnight in Hanoi.

 

In the early morning, after having breakfast, we will  leave Hanoi for Halong Bay, one of the most magnificent scenic environments in the world. Covering 577 square miles, this vast bay is filled with more than 3,000 limestone “peaks” or karsts that jut from the deep blue water as far as the eye can see. We will spend a day and a half, including an overnight with dinner and breakfast onboard, exploring this overwhelming seascape from the decks of a traditional Vietnamese boat. Comfortable and intimate, your boat features hand-crafted wooden interiors including a dining room and pleasant air-conditioned cabins with private baths. Since we’re overnight on the water, we’ll be able to explore Ha Long Bay’s most beautiful spots with time to swim and even visit some of the largest rock formations and caves.

This promises to be one of your most memorable travel experiences in Asia.

Stay overnight on Boat.

 

Rising to the sound of lapping bay waters, we have time for an early morning dip followed by breakfast. Sitting on the upper deck, you can relax while taking in the breath-taking beauty of the rocky islands rising from the emerald water of the bay. After breakfast, explore Sung Sot cave, swim and relax. Cruises back to the jetty while brunch is served while you are cruising through the bay, along the way seeing more of the fascinating formations.

Cruise check-out. Rejoin car drive back to Hanoi.

Arrive Hanoi at 3:00pm. Check in hotel & free time to go sightseeing in the Old Quarter.

Overnight in Hanoi.

 

You will have free time to relax or further explore Ha Noi, shopping at Dong Xuan famous market after breakfast before our driver takes you to Noi Bai International Airport for your departure flight.

Say goodbye and see you next time.

Home  sweet home.

 

Inclusions

  • Hotels at destinations as indicated in program.
  • All private land transfer.
  • Meals as indicated in program (B = breakfast, L = lunch, D = dinner).
  • Tour guides at places (English or French speaking).
  • Entrance fees.
  • Local city tours and Cu Chi Tunels.
  • Hanoi cycle city tour and water puppet show at Thang Long Theatre.
  • Cruise to Halong Bay and stay 1 night on board.
  • Internal flights: Ho Chi Minh City – Phu Quoc Island, Phu Quoc - Ho Chi Minh, Ho Chi Minh – Hanoi.

Exclusions

  • International air fares/ airport taxes
  • Visa arrangement to Vietnam
  • Travel insurance
  • Personal expensen
  • Other meals and drink
  • Early check-in and late check-out
  • Tipping for local tour guides and drivers
  • Other services not mentioned in the itinerary.

Important Notes

  • Price and accommodation for tour group. Price is applied for one Pax and this may be lower or higher due to finalisation of booking. A single supplement to have your own room is available on this trip and excludes nights 8 (overnight boat) where you will be in shared accommodation.Rooms are booked on a basis of 3 star hotels, upgrading depends on your requests. 
  • Passport. (i) Your passport must have six months validity from the date of the end of your travel; (ii) Your passport must have at least 2 clear pages for each country you visit; (iii) Your passport cannot be water stained or have the stitching coming apart; (iv) Your full name exactly appeared in the passport must be sent us for booking
  • Visa and insurance. Checking your visas (if required) and travel authorisations. Be sure to have relevant travel insurance by checking your insurance coverage carefully. Taking out extra insurance for expensive equipments if possible. 
  • Lugguages. It is advised that your luggages are attached the Vietland Holidays luggage labels and its main details to your cases. Domestic flights in Vietnam allow passengers to carry liquid or gel (over 100ml) in hand lugguage. 
  • Cash and credit cards. (i) Consult with your bank to find the best currency to carry and whether your ATM card will work; (ii) Most major types of credit cards are accepted in the region, particularly Vietnam; (iii) ATMs are the easiest way to access your money. You can use a debit card to obtain local cash from ATMs in Vietnam. 
  • Mobile telephones. If not roaming, Vietland Holidays will lend you a SIM with a small amount of money topped up. 
  • Internet. Free wifi access is everywhere in major cities, hotels, cafe in Vietnam. 
  • Travel adaptors and chargers. We will lend you suitable chargers and adapters during your trip if required. 

 

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