This holiday package in 5 days takes you to the antique cities with natural beauty and rich-cultural sights. Transfer to Ninh Binh, the famous place with a lot of stunning places as Hoa Lu capital, Bai Dinh Pagoda, Trang An Scenic Landscape Complex, ... And then enjoy the comfort when on the boat cruising in Halong Bay. Furthermore, we can have more destinations in your holiday when contact us to design your own itinerary, it's flexible!

Tour Code: 
Tour route: Hanoi arrival – City Tour – Bai Dinh – Trang An – Halong Bay Overnight Cruise – Hanoi Departure
Duration: 5 days/4 nights
Date: No fixed departure dates. You may go whenever you wish
Start/End: Hanoi/Hanoi
Tour type: Culture, Sightseeing, shopping, cruising
Tour Customizable: Absolutely! (Tell us your specific requirements in the inquiry form)

Brief Itinerary
Day 1: Hanoi arrival, 1/2 Day City + Water Puppet + Cyclo ride
Day 2: Hanoi – Bai Dinh – Trang An – Hanoi
Day 3: Hanoi – Halong – Overnight on boat
Day 4: Halong – Hanoi
Day 5: Hanoi shopping – Departure

  • Full Itinerary
  • Price & Inclusion
  • Accommodation
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Day 1: Hanoi arrival (D)

Arrival at Noi Bai Airport in Hanoi, we will be welcomed by our friendly local guide and transferred to our hotel. After short rest, we will visit the Temple of Literature, the first university in Vietnam dated from 11th century and the Ethnology Museum, one of the most interesting museums in Hanoi. We then take a 1-hour cyclo ride around the Old Quarter then enjoy Water Puppet show. Dinner at nice local restaurant and overnight in Hanoi.

Water Puppet Show in Vietnam Holiday

Day 2: Hanoi – Bai Dinh Pagoda – Trang An – Hanoi (B, L, D)

Today, we will drive to Ninh Binh Province and visit Bai Dinh Spiritual and Culture Complex, the largest Buddhist pagoda complex in the North of Vietnam. After lunch, we take a pleasant boat rowing in Hoang Long River to visit Trang An Eco-Tourism complex. The complex is surrounded by picturesque landscape with thousands of hectares with more than 100 caves which can be explored by boat. In the late afternoon, we return to Hanoi for dinner and overnight stay.

Trang An Ecotourism in Vietnam Holiday

Day 3: Hanoi – Halong Bay – Overnight on boat (B, L, D)

This morning, we will take 180 KM to Halong Bay, which was recognized by UNESCO as the World Natural Heritage in 1994 and 2000. On arrival, we will board our overnight cruise and savour a delicious seafood lunch. We will be passing through several limestone islands, kayaking among the hidden areas of the Bay, swimming at Soi Sim Beach or trekking to the top of the island. Dinner and overnight on boat.

Halong Bay Package

Day 4: Halong Bay – Hanoi (B, L, D)

Start your day with Tai Chi exercises before having breakfast. We then explore Sung Sot Cave – one of the most amazing caves in Halong Bay and passing through Ba Hang Fishing village, Dog Islet and more. Watch the cooking demonstration and enjoying lunch before cruising back to the pier and find our car to take us back to Hanoi. Overnight in Hanoi.

Sung Sot Cave in Vietnam Holiday Package

Day 5: Hanoi Shopping – Departure (B)

Free time for shopping at the Old Quarters or at leisure until our car arrives to take us to the airport for departure flight. Tour ends.

Children policy

  • Under 2 years old: Free of Charge for tour, 10% charge for flight ticket
  • From 2 – under 5 years old: 50% charge for tour
  • From 5 – under 12 years old: 75% charge for tour
  • From 12 years old: Charged as adult

What’s included?

  • Land transportation by private air-conditioned vehicles
  • All admission fees at attractions, temples and activities as mentioned in the itinerary
  • All meals as listed
  • Private English-speaking guide (other languages up on request);
  • Breakfast and accommodations as listed
  • Cyclo tour
  • Water puppet show
  • Boat cruise in Halong Bay & Trang An

What’s excluded?

  • Personal expenses
  • International Airfare or Train Tickets to enter or leave Vietnam
  • Tips to your tour guide and driver
  • Excess Baggage Charges

Recommended Accommodation:


Hotels & Ratings

Room Category
Hanoi Skylark Hotel *** ROH room
Halong Bay V’Spirit Cruise *** Deluxe Cabin