World heritage sites in Vietnam from Saigon to Hanoi

Category: Vietnam Classic Tours

Duration: 8 Days/ 7 Nights

Depart From: Ho Chi Minh City Return To: Hanoi City

Price from 799 $US

Saigon to Hanoi Heritage sites: Most popular Vietnam travel packages with eight day cultural tours which takes in the best of Vietnam's heritage from Ho Chi Minh City (formerly Saigon) to Hanoi and three UNESCO World Heritage sites in between

Tour Dates Destinations Meals Included
Day 1 Arrival Saigon
D
Day 2 Saigon City tour
B,L
Day 3 Saigon - Da Nang - Hoi An
B,L
Day 4 Hoi An - Hue
B,L
Day 5 Hue City tour
B,L
Day 6 Hue - Hanoi
B,L
Day 7 Hanoi – Ha Long - Hanoi
B,L
Day 8 Hanoi - Departure
B

 

Day 1: Arrival Saigon 

Saigon Notre-Dame CathedralUpon arrival in Saigon, you will be met at the airport and taken to your hotel in Ho Chi Minh City to relax and spend the night after a welcome dinner at restaurant.

Includes: Airport pick up and transportation, hotel in Saigon, tour guide, welcome dinner

Day 2: Saigon City tour 

Ben Thanh market, SaigonFull day city tour visiting the former Presidential Palace, the War Remanants Museum, and the famous architecture and buildings in the city center including Notre Dame Cathedral, City Hall, the Municipal Theater, and Xa Loi pagoda, where the heart of Thich Quang Duc, the famous Buddhist monk who immolated himself on June 11, 1963 to protest the inhumane treatment of his fellow countrymen, is kept in a glass vase. End the day with a stop at Ben Thanh market and Saigon's famous China town, Cholon. Free time for dinner and evening activities.

Includes: Transportation, hotel in Saigon, tour guide, entrance fees, breakfast and lunch

Day 3: Saigon – Da Nang – Hoi An

Hoi An ancient townFree time to relax in the morning then transfer to the airport to catch the morning flight to Da Nang. You will be met at the airport in Da Nang and driven to Hoi An, visiting the Cham Museum in Da Nang and Marble Mountain along the way. Free time to relax at the hotel.

Includes: Flight tickets from Ho Chi Minh City to Da Nang, ground transportation, hotel in Hoi An, tour guide, entrance fees, breakfast, and lunch.

Day 4: Hoi An - Hue

Hue Royal CitadelAM: Walking tour of the ancient town center, visiting the old merchants' homes, the 400 year-old Japanese covered bridge and the boisterous, colorful market.

PM: Drive to Hue, stopping at Lang Co Beach and the stunning Hai Van Pass. Check in at hotel in Hue; free time for dinner.

Includes: Transportation, hotel in Hue, tour guide, entrance fees, breakfast and lunch

Day 5: Hue City tour

Hoi An ancient townAM: Visit the Royal Citadel constructed by Emperor Gia Long in the French military style in the first decades of the 19th century. We will visit the Imperial Museum, which houses many artefacts and relics of the ancient Imperial city, then go to Khai Dinh's tomb and have lunch afterwards.

PM: Take a leisurely boat trip along the Perfume River to visit Thien Mu pagoda, the tomb of Minh Mang, and the famous Dong Ba market.

Includes: Transportation, hotel in Hue, tour guide, entrance fees, breakfast and lunch

Day 6: Hue - Hanoi

Turtle Tower, Hoan Kiem lake, HanoiTake the morning flight to Hanoi where you will be met by our tour guide to visit sites in Hanoi including the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum and Museum as well as the One-pillar pagoda and the Temple of Literature, Vietnam's first university established in 1076. Have lunch in one of Hanoi's famous restaurants. Visit the Vietnam History Museum in the afternoon then take a cyclo tour of the famous Old Quarter, including a visit to Dong Xuan market, and enjoy the fascinating unique artistry of Vietnamese water puppetry.

Includes: Flight tickets from Hue to Hanoi, ground transportation, hotel in Hanoi, tour guide, entrance fees, breakfast and lunch.

Day 7: Hanoi – Ha Long - Hanoi 

Halong Bay

At 8h00, tour guide and driver pick up at your hotel and leave for Halong. Short break on the way. Arrive in Halong approx. 11:30. Visit Ha Long Bay by boat (4-hours). Lunch will be served on the boat.  Guided tours to Thien Cung and Dau Go caves are provided.

Continue boat trip to enjoy scenery on Ha Long bay. You will visit a floating bamboo village to learn more about local culture. Swimming and taking photos. Back to harbor. Get on bus and return to Ha Noi. Arrive in Ha Noi approx. 19h00. Tour finished

Includes: Transportation, hotel in Hanoi, tour guide, entrance fees, private boat trip, breakfast and lunch.

Day 8: Hanoi - Departure 

Temple of LiteratureOur car and tour guide will accompany our guests for shopping or other activities then drive them to Noi Bai Airport in Hanoi for their outgoing flight.

Includes: Ground transportation, breakfast

Dear Alex, 

Hope all is well with you and life continues to be busy and good for you. 

I do apologize that it has take me so long to email you and thank you for yet another super lot of organization on your part which helped to make our time in Vietnam so enjoyable. We really do appreciate so much your professional and reliable services which make our job in taking our small groups so much fun. 

Our group simply loved everything about Vietnam and the trip just flowed on without any problems at all. 

A big thankyou once more and we hope to repeat the trip again in future. 

Best wishes 

Annie Garrett


Prices are in USD, per person
Validity: From 01 June 2016 To 31 December 2017

Hotel/Group 2 guests 3~4 guests 5~6 guests 7~8 guests 9~12 guests Single surcharge
3 Star 1039 921 862 820 799 170
4 Star 1243 1126 1065 1024 1006 330
5 Star 1411 1293 1232 1195 1174 470

Included

  • Accommodation at hotels in places as indicated in program (double/ twin sharing)
  • Meals as indicated in program (B breakfast, L lunch, D dinner)
  • Private transportation at places as indicated in program
  • Air tickets: Economy class Vietnam Airlines  Saigon - Danang;  Hue - Hanoi
  • All admission cost at places mentioned in itinerary
  • Tour guide at places (Language upon inquiry)
  • Boat trip at places
  • Letter of visa on arrival (Exclude stamping fee at arrival airport)

Excluded

  • Other meals and drinks/ personal expenses
  • International air fares/ airport taxes
  • Insurances

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