Day 02 Hanoi (B, L)
Morning, take a cyclo tour to visit the Ho Chi Minh’s Complex (closed on Mondays and Fridays), including Ho Chi Minh’s Mausoleum and Ho Chi Minh Stilt House and the enigmatic wooden One Pillar Pagoda. Continue visit the Temple of Literature, Vietnam’s first university, Hoan Kiem Lake and Ngoc Son Temple. Afternoon, visiting the Museum of Ethnology (closed on Mondays), and take a cyclo ride around the Hanoi Old Quarter to see the fascinating narrow alleys and shop house known as the 36th street. Enjoy the traditional water puppet show.
Day 03 Hanoi – Halong Bay Cruise (B, L, D)
Morning transfer to the UNESCO site of Halong Bay (3.5 hrs). Upon arrival, board the cruise and enjoy a welcome drink and a delicious seafood lunch as the boat sailing out of the bay. You will get to explore the Sung Sot Cave, the most beautiful cave in Halong Bay, swim and relaxing at the beach of Titov Island or climb up to the top of the island for a panorama view of Halong Bay. Overnight on Cruise.
Day 04 Halong Bay Cruise – Hanoi – Ninh Binh (B)
Enjoy early morning Tai Chi on board. After breakfast, you get the chance to Kayak around the Luon Cave, enjoy the view as cruise passing by Ba Hang fishing village, Dog Islet, etc, view of the bay’s landscape. Disembark cruise at around noon and transfer to Ninh Binh. (Cruise itinerary subject to change by weather condition and actual cruise used.)
Day 05 Hoa Lu – Tam Coc – Hanoi (B, L)
Morning tour visit Hoa Lu, capital of Vietnam in the 11st centuries. Visit the temple of Dinh & Le Dynasty and learn about history of Vietnam. Take a boat trip to visit Tam Coc grottoes that we will enjoy the spectacular scenery while gliding along the river among rice paddies and ranges of limestone mountains peaking up. Return to Hanoi.
Day 06 Hanoi – Departure (B)
Free till transfer to airport for flight departure.