Combine the traditional charm and elegance of Hanoi with the scenic beauty of Halong Bay on this short stay in northern Vietnam.
Hanoi Explorer 5 Days
Day 1 – Arrive Hanoi
You will be met by your guide on arrival at Hanoi airport and transferred to your hotel. Stay two nights in Hanoi.
Day 2 – Hanoi
Morning guided tour of One Pillar Pagoda, the Museum of Ethnology and the Temple of Literature. The tour ends with a cyclo ride through the Old Quarter. Leisure time in the afternoon. (B)
Day 3 – Hanoi – Halong Bay
A highlight of your visit to Vietnam is sure to be your overnight cruise on Halong Bay. This morning transfer by coach (3 and 4 star option) or private vehicle (4.5 and 5 star option) for the four hour journey to Halong, then board a boat for a cruise among the rocky limestone islands in the emerald waters of Halong Bay. Meals are served on board. Stay one night on the cruise boat. (B,L,D)
Day 4 – Halong Bay – Hanoi
Continue to explore Halong Bay. Disembark at Halong dock around noon and transfer back to Hanoi and your hotel. Stay one night in Hanoi. (B)
Day 5 – Depart Hanoi
Time at leisure before a transfer, without guide, to the airport for your exit flight. (B)
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- Tour prices
Tour prices valid to 31 Oct 2017. Depart daily except Sunday.
Hotels Twin Share Single Room Sole Traveller 3* Skylark (sup rm) or Hong Ngoc Dynastie (sup rm) & Huong Hai cruise (deluxe cabin) $536 $766 $885 4* Boss Legend (royal dlx city rm) or Golden Silk Boutique (luxury rm) & Glory Legend cruise (suite cabin with balcony) $690 $969 $1088 4* Silk Path (premium deluxe room) & Bhaya cruise (deluxe cabin) $904 $1464 $1583 4.5* Hilton Hanoi Opera (deluxe room) & Jasmine cruise (superior cabin) $1013 $1486 $1738 5* Sofitel Legend Metropole (premium room) & Jasmine cruise (deluxe cabin) $1736 $2970 $3223
Prices are per person, in Australian dollars. Please confirm prices when booking.
- Price Includes:
- 3 nights hotel accommodation
- 1 night Halong Bay cruise boat in en-suite cabin
- 4 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 1 dinner
- Return transfers, sightseeing tours, entrance fees
- Quality air-conditioned vehicles, experienced drivers and guides
Sole Traveller prices apply for one person travelling on their own and staying in a single room. The Single Supplement applies when two or more people travel together and a single room is required. Surcharges apply for travel 20Dec15-15Jan16, 6-14Feb16, 20Apr16-02May16 and 31Aug16-03Sep16, 20Dec16-15Jan17, 26Jan17-2Feb17, 20Apr17-02May17 and 31Aug17-03Sep17.
- Cyclo ride for an up-close view of Hanoi’s Old Quarter
- Your choice of cruise boats for the unforgettable journey on Halong Bay