This 6-day Hanoi holiday will take you from the ancient Hanoi capital to the most beautiful landscape of North Vietnam - Halong Bay and Sapa. The package holiday to Vietnam must be a chance to discover the lifestyle of the hill tribes, glide in the nice terraced rice field in Sapa and the stunning scenery of the world heritage sites - Halong Bay.

Tour Route: Hanoi – City Tour – Halong Bay Overnight Cruise – Sapa
Duration: 6 Days/5 Nights
Date: No fixed departure dates. You may go whenever you wish
Start/ End: Hanoi/ Hanoi
Tour Type: Culture, Sightseeing, Shopping, Cruising, Relaxing
Tour Customizable: Absolutely! (Tell us your specific requirements in the inquiry form)
Tour Category: Vietnam Honeymoon Packages

Brief Itinerary

Day 1: Hanoi Arrival – Cyclo, Water Puppet Show & Dinner
Day 2: Hanoi – Halong Bay
Day 3: Halong Bay – Hanoi – Overnight Train to Sapa
Day 4: Sapa – Ethnic Villages
Day 5: Sapa – Hanoi
Day 6: Hanoi Shopping – Departure

  • Full Itinerary
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  • Accommodation
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Day 1: Hanoi Arrival (D)

Arrival at Noi Bai Airport in Hanoi, you will be welcomed by our friendly local guide and transferred to our hotel. Then take a 1-hour cyclo ride around the Old Quarter then enjoy the Water Puppet show. Dinner at nice local restaurant and overnight in Hanoi.

Cyclo Tour Holiday in Vietnam

Day 2: Hanoi – Halong Bay – Overnight on boat (B, L, D)

Remark your holiday in Vietnam with an overnight cruise in Halong Bay in a traditional junk. Start from the hotel at around 8.30 AM and take 180 Km drive to Halong with one-stop en-route. On arrival, board our cruise, get welcomed by the crew member while briefing about cruise’s regulation and safety. After check-in the honeymoon cabin, savor a delicious seafood lunch. Later, you have a chance to see several limestone islands, kayak among the hidden areas of the Bay, swim at Soi Sim Beach or trek to the top of the island. Dinner and overnight on boat.

explore halong bay by cruise ship

Day 3: Halong Bay – Hanoi – Short City Tour (B, L, D)

Start your day with Tai Chi exercises before having breakfast. 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. Arrival in Hanoi, you will have a short city tour visiting the Temple of Literature. In the evening, we will take the overnight train to Sapa.

Sung Sot Cave Holiday in Vietnam

Day 4: Sapa – Cat Cat – Y Linh Ho Village (B, L, D)

Pick up at Lao Cai Station then drive to Sapa. After breakfast at a local restaurant, hike downhill to Cat Cat Village with stops at a beautiful waterfall and a hydroelectric station. Continue hiking through the rice fields to Y Linh Ho – homes to Black H’mong people. After a 3-hour walking, return to the town and have free time at Sapa town. Overnight in a hotel in Sapa.

trekking in sapa

Day 5: Sapa – Silver Waterfall – Heaven Gate – Bus back to Hanoi (B, L)

After breakfast at the hotel, depart for Silver Waterfall which offers stunning views of surrounding mountains and lush forests. Stop by a farm for a cup of tea and talk with the locals before continuing to the Heaven Gate, the highest stretch of road in Vietnam. Back to the town for lunch and check out, get on Express Bus to go back to Hanoi. Arrive in Hanoi at around 9 PM, we will check in the hotel for the night.

silver waterfall in sapa

Day 6: Hanoi Departure (B)

After breakfast, visit the Temple of Literature, the first university in Vietnam then have free time for shopping at the Old Quarter until the driver arrives to take us to the airport for departure flight. Tour ends.

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
  • Train Hanoi – Lao Cai in sharing soft four-berth cabin and bus Lao Cai – Hanoi

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

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Hotels & Ratings

Room Category
HanoiSkylark Hotel ***ROH room
Halong BayV’Spirit Cruise ***Deluxe cabin
SapaBamboo Sapa Hotel ***Superior room