Vietnam Eco-Adventure

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Duration: 18 days / 17 nights

Departure: Monthly Tour

Departure Location: Ha Noi Book Now

Ha Noi - Ha Long - Hue - Hoi An - Nha Trang - Da Lat - Ho Chi Minh City - Mekong Delta

DAY 01: HANOI ARRIVAL
You are warmly welcome and transferred to the city centre for hotel check in.
Overnight in Hanoi.
 
DAY 02: HANOI
Hanoi city discovery covering Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, Presidential Palace, and his hoon stilts, One Pillar Pagoda. Visit the Temple of Literature - the first Uninversity of Vietnam.
After lunch, visit the Museum of Ethnology and learn about Vietnam's 54 ethnic minorities. 1 hour cyclo ride down the tree-lined boulevards of Hanoi.
1 hour cyclo around ancient streets of Hanoi. Water Puppet Show at 5:00 pm. Overnight in Hanoi.
 
DAY 03: HALONG BAY CRUISE AND KAYAK
Transfer to Halong Bay - recognised as the World Heritage by UNESCO in 1994 and 2000. Upon arrival, start your magical cruise out into this World Heritage Site. Lunch will be served on boat while we cruise.
After lunch we will anchor at the most suitable area for sea kayaking. Paddle for 2 - 3 hours at your own pace exploring the hidden lakes, lagoons and islands of Halong Bay. Back to our boat for the dinner's selection of the freshest seafood and overnight on the sea under the stars.
 
DAY 04: HALONG BAY KAYAK - HANOI
Wake up at sunrise (about 6:00 am), then breakfast on boat. More cruising in the morning then another hour of kayaking before heading our way back to Ha Long City. After lunch on boat, make our way back to Hanoi. Free at your leisure to explore the charm and fascination of Hanoi's Old Quarter. Overnight at Hanoi hotel.
 
DAY 05: HANOI - NIGHT TRAIN TO HUE
A free day to relax and learn more about Vietnam's people, culture, and capital city. Some suggestions include waking up extra early (6:00 am) for some exercise around Hoan Kiem lake or participating in one of the many cooking classes available in town for a slightly different type of local flavor (Optional)
Overnight on train to Hue.
 
DAY 06: HUE
Arrive in enchanting Hue, transfer to your hotel for check-in, shower and a change of clothes (a basic breakfast will be served on the train).
Upon arrival, visit the Imperial city, followed by a boat trip along the Perfume River and then embark on a visit to the Thien Mu pagoda. Drive back to central Hue for lunch. In the afternoon out for country side for a scenic drive and a visit to one of the tombs of the Nguyen Kings. Then back to your hotel. Free time for your own exploration of Hue in the afternoon and evening.
 
DAY 07: BACH MA NATIONAL PARK TREKKING
Morning departure for Bach Ma National Park. Have a short rest before driving up to the Bach Ma Summit (45 minutes). En route be prepared with your camera for some spectacular views of the area.
The summit will also act as our trekking base. Our hard trek will travel down natural trails with ample opportunity for superb bird viewing. 
After lunch, make a light trek to the Five Lakes (35 minutes). This area is inhabited by a multitude of butterflies. Continue our trek to Do Quyen Waterfall.
Dinner by the fire and an enjoyable sleep in the jungle.
 
DAY 08: BACH MA - LANG CO - HOIAN
Take down camp and walk to an area guesthofor our breakfast. Then drive to Lang Co town for a rest on the lovely beach there. You will have up to 3 hours to swim, sun bathe and lunch before our ride to Hai Van pass, Cham museum and onto Hoian. Arrive in Hoian at about 4:30 pm. Free at your leisure to explore this favorite city. Dinner and overnight in Hoian City.
 
DAY 09: HOIAN CITY TOUR - NHA TRANG
After breakfast, take part in a walking tour visiting Hoian and all the treasures of this old town. Old houses, temples, pagodas, ancient bridges, followed by a traditional music show
After lunch, transfer to Danang for our flight to Nha Trang. Overnight at hotel in Nha Trang.
 
DAY 10: NHA TRANG BEACH RELAXATION
A whole day of sand and sea. Take some time to relax and play on the beach.
 
DAY 11: NHA TRANG SCUBA DIVING
Depart for Mun Island. Lunch on boat (included) and free for swimming and snorkeling. Afternoon, you can take part in a second dive at a different site before heading back to port. Overnight in Nha Trang
 
DAY 12: NHA TRANG - DALAT
Leave for Dalat by drive. Stop at Cham towers at Phan Rang. Continue driving to an elevation of 1200 meters then onto Dalat. After check-in at your hotel, do a short city tour to visit a local artisan Crazy House, area French villas, the Valley of Love, and Xuan Huong Lakes. Back to your hotel for overnight in Dalat.
 
DAY 13: DALAT CAYONING
Today, take part in canyoning which runs through a series of spectacular waterfalls and in some sections the topography requires ropes to navigate our way safely and successfully. Other sections can be hiked or swam through. Travel by van to the mountain areas then do some hiking, rappelling, and swimming. Overnight in Dalat.
 
DAY 14: DALAT - HOCHIMINH CITY
You have some hours in the morning here to visit the city's market, flower stores, and art galleries. At 11:30 am we will leave for Saigon. Lunch is served en route, and stops for some sightseeing and breaks on the way. Arrive into Saigon at 5:30 pm. Check-in and free to explore this bustling city.
 
DAY 15: HOCHIMINH CITY - CU CHI - HOCHIMINH CITY
Hochiminh city tour: Unification Palace, Norte Dame Cathedral, National Post Office, and the War Remnants Museum. Have lunch in town before we head to the infamous Cu Chi tunnels to witness this unbelievable tunnel system dug by Viet Cong. Back to Hochiminh City. Dinner and overnight in town.
 
DAY 16: VINH LONG - CAN THO
Departure for Cai Be (2.5 hours). On arrival, where we board a touring boat to the floating market and cruise over the mighty Mekong River to Dong Phu Island. We start cycling one hour under the natural green canopy, exploring the orchards and daily life of farmers. Lunch break on island & more cruising by boat to Vinh Long. In the afternoon we have 2 hours pedaling through immense rice fields and numerous rural riverside villages before our bus picks us up to Can Tho city. Evening is free free time for a scenic promenade along the city quay. Overnight in Can Tho.
 
DAY 17: CAN THO - HOCHIMINH CITY
Start your day off with a morning boat trip to the exciting and chaotic Cai Rang Floating Market. Then up a quiet canal for more of a pleasure cruise and some peace and relaxation. Then its back on the bikes to explore some backcountry roads (2 hours) to enjoy the beautiful Delta scenery. Meet the locals, many of whom are on bicycle too, along the way. After lunch we head back to Saigon for dinner.
 
DAY 18: HOCHIMINH CITY DEPARTURE
 
Tour Includes:
All land transportation by AC van
AC soft sleeper train to Hue
Internal flight: Danang - Nha Trang with Vietnam Airlines, including airport tax
Hotels in comfortable 3-star accommodation in twin sharing room
Meals as specified in the tour program
Complementary welcome dinner on Day 1
English speaking guide
Bicycle (High-end mountain bike or hybrid bike)
Kayaks (Super liner polyethylene)
Scuba Dive equipment
Professional camping gear
Professional canyoning and rock climbing gear
Boat cruise on Halong bay, Perfume river (Hue), Nha Trang dive and Mekong Delta (Vinh Long)
All entrance and sightseeing fees in the program
Tour Excludes:
International airfares & airport taxes in / out of Vietnam
Hotel early check-ins and late check-outs
All drinks & other meals not mentioned in the itinerary 
Travel insurance (compulsory)
Visa to Vietnam (We can arrange both visa approval letter and visa on arrival upon request)
Personal expenses (laundry, telephone, shopping, etc.)
Tipping and Gratuities
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