North Vietnam: A Seven-Day Tour with Halong Bay Cruise (DFPK08)
  • Soak up the beauty, culture and history of Vietnam on a fantastic seven-day tour
  • The Tour – Stunning scenery, iconic sights, authentic experiences and a two-day Halong Bay cruise
  • Discover North Vietnam’s mountainous region of Sapa, boasting views of Indochina’s highest peak, Mount Fanxipan.
From: 429 US$
Day 1 - Hanoi Arrival
Day 2 - Hanoi – Halong Bay Cruise
Day 3 - Halong Bay – Hanoi
Day 4 - Hanoi – Sapa – Lao Chai & Tavan - Giang Ta Chai
Day 5 - Cat Cat Village – Hanoi
Day 6 - Discover the magic of Hanoi with a day at your leisure. 
Day 7 - Hanoi - Home

Itinerary Details:

Day 1 - Hanoi Arrival

Check in to your hotel in Hanoi and enjoy a welcome drink.Overnight: Hanoi​

Day 2 - Hanoi – Halong Bay Cruise
07h45 – 08h15: Pick-up at the hotel and begin the scenic, 3 and ½ hour drive to Halong Bay.
12h30 – 13h00: Embark on your Halong Bay Cruise followed by a short cruise briefing.
13h30 – 14h30: Savour a delectable lunch as you cruise among the limestone islands.
14h30 – 15h30: Explore the amazing Sung Sot Cave - the most beautiful cave in Halong Bay.
15h30 – 16h30: Kayak among the hidden areas of the bay and around the Drum Cave area.
16h30 – 17h30: Return to the main boat and continue cruising to the quiet area while enjoying beautiful views along the way.
17h30 – 19h00: Enjoy a Sunset Party on the sundeck and admire the best moments of the day when the sun starts to set.
19h00: Dinner is served. Socialise with other guests, take part in board games, fish for squid, or just laze around and relax. Overnight: Halong Bay Cruise
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner​

Day 3 - Halong Bay – Hanoi
06h30 – 07h30: Start your day with Tai Chi exercises or a photo hunt.
07h30 – 08h30: Have breakfast on board and enjoy a peaceful morning in Halong Bay.
08h30 – 09h30: Cruising to Titov island. Go swimming and relaxing at the beach of Titov or climb up to the top of the island for a panoramic view of Halong Bay.
09h30: Return to the boat. Freshen up and check out of your cabin.
09h30 – 10h30: Continue your cruise exploring the Bay, passing Ba Hang fishing village, Dog Islet and more.
10h30 – 11h30: While heading back to the harbour, watch the fruit carving demonstration and participate in the Cooking Class before enjoying a traditional Vietnamese lunch.
10h30 – 11h30: Disembark your cruise.
12h30 – 13h00: Transfer back to Hanoi.
16h00 - 17h00: Check into the hotel.Overnight: Hanoi
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch​

Day 4 - Hanoi – Sapa – Lao Chai & Tavan - Giang Ta Chai
06:45 - 07:00. Pick up at your hotel in Hanoi.
Joining Sapa tours will take you from a green land through paddy and maize fields, witnessing fresh waterfalls running through the ravines along the way. Head to the foot of Hoang Lien Son mountain, pass the Muong Hoa and cross a bridge to discover Ta Van village, waterfalls and Cau May in the village of Giang Ta Chai. Next, on to Sapa by highway, enjoying the beautiful scenery along the way.

12:30: Arrival Sapa, Enjoy lunch at a local restaurant then proceed on the explorations
13:00: Visit Lao Chai - Ta Van and Giang Ta Chai as you explore the life of ethnic minorities and admire the spectacular natural scenery with the terraced rice fields. Visit Sapa ancient rock with its unique engraved images and cross the Muong Hoa stream. Then, back to Sapa.
Overnight: Sapa
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner​

Day 5 - Cat Cat Village – Hanoi
10.00: Exploring Cat Cat & Shin chai village of H’mong – a colonial, French-discovered area and a renowned resort to officials from the early twentieth century. Arriving to Cat Cat village, visitors will be visiting the Hydropower station, the waterfall of Cat Cat village while learning about the culture, customs and unique people that reside here. Witness traditional crafts such as weaving, carved silver and hand forged agricultural tools.
12:00: Pick up from Cat Cat village and back to Sapa town. Enjoy a meal at a local restaurant with the rest of the day at your leisure.
15:00 - 15:30: The driver will take you back to Hanoi.
20.30 – 21.00: Arrive at your hotel.Overnight: Hanoi
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch​

Day 6 - Discover the magic of Hanoi with a day at your leisure. Overnight: Hanoi
Meals: Breakfast​

Day 7 - Hanoi - Home
Breakfast at the hotel, followed by the remainder of the day at your leisure. Our driver will take you to the airport in time for your flight.
Meals: Breakfast

Getting There: 
The tour begins and ends in Hanoi. 
Return airport transfers from Hanoi’s Noi Bai International Airport are included in your package. 
Flights are not included in your package. 
Flights for Hanoi depart regularly from major gateways including Singapore (approx flight time of 3 hours),
Hong Kong (approx flight time of 2 hours), 
Dubai (approx flight time of 6 hours) and Bangkok (approx flight time 2 hours). 

- International flights are not included in your package and must be purchased separately.
- It is your responsibility to make your own travel arrangements and ensure that you arrive in Hanoi for your chosen tour start date.
- Please inform us your flight name and flight number for the best arrangement of the pick up and drop off on the last day.

The package is valid for ONE PERSON aged 6 years or older (based on twin share). If you are travelling with another person you must purchase TWO PACKAGES, otherwise, an additional single traveller surcharge will apply (see below). 
Single travellers will get their own room throughout the tour. 
Single Traveller Surcharge: If travelling alone a single traveller surcharge of US$ 200 (three-star tour), US$ 375 (four-star tour) or US$ 565 (five-star tour) applies, payable directly to the tour company after booking. 
Maximum tour group size is 25 people. Standard bedding configuration is one double bed or twin beds on request. 

Child Policy:
Children aged eight years and under will be charged 85% of the total price, sleeping in an extra bed, or 75% of the total price, sharing existing bedding. Baby Policy: Infants aged four years and under will be charged 50% of the total price. Connecting rooms may be possible, subject to availability at each hotel.

Three-star tour includes accommodation at the following hotels: 
- The HM Boutique Hotel  Or Au Coeur D'hanoi Hotel
- Oasis Bay Classic Cruise/ Lavender Elegance Cruise
- Sapa Sunny Mountain Hotel

Four-star tour includes accommodation at the following hotels: 
Hanoi Tirant Hotel/ Rex Hotel Hanoi
Syrena Cruise/Huong Hai Sealife Cruise
Sapa Sunny Mountain Hotel 

Five-star tour includes accommodation at the following hotels: 
Hanoi Sheraton 
Halong Athena Cruises 
Pao Sapa Hotel

(Bigger group book with us. Bigger saving for the tour fees)
(Tour fees are Subject for 10% of Government Tax)

I: Price details for 3* Services: Live for Instant confirmation on our system.
No. of Pax 1 2 3  4 5  6  7  8 9  10
Price (USD) 629 858
1072 1716
1931 2574 3218 3432
4076 4290
No. of Pax
11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20
Price (USD) 4934 5148 5792 6006 6650 6864 7508 7722 8366 8580

II: Price details for 4* Services: 
No. of Pax 1 2 3  4 5  6  7  8 9  10
Price (USD) 779 1058 1852 2116
2910 3174
3968 4232
5026 5290
No. of Pax
11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20
Price (USD) 6084 6348 7142 7406 8200 8464 9258 9522 10316 10580

III: Price details for 5* Services: 
No. of Pax 1 2 3  4 5  6  7  8 9  10
Price (USD) 868 1158 2026 2316
3184 3474 4053 4632
5500 5790
No. of Pax
11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20
Price (USD) 6658 6948 7816 8106 8974 9264 10132 10422 11290 11580

  • Allocated hotels are subject to availability and may be replaced with a similar hotel depending on your chosen tour date. International flights and visas to Vietnam are not included on this tour. 
  • Return airport transfers are included on this tour. 
  • Package excludes beverages, tips and any other personal expenses not listed on the itinerary or in the package. 
  • Dining inclusions do not include beverages (unless otherwise stated). 
  • Menus are subject to change without notice. 
  • Booking confirmation must be presented at check-in. 
  • All surcharges are payable directly to the tour company. 
  • Please note: disability access is limited during the tour, please consider this before making your booking. 
  • Hotels may not have ramps, wide entryways or elevators to accommodate disabled passengers or devices such as wheelchairs, walkers and motorised scooters. 
  • Due to physical constraints and space limitations, wheelchairs, walking frames and motorised scooters may not be taken aboard motor coaches.