In the life of hurried paces and busy works, our 14-day Vietnam Real Enjoyment Family Holiday will bring you a relaxing trip to our peaceful country where family is the most outstanding importance of your life. You can look forward to the ideal balance of family relaxation in peaceful Hoi An, activities and education in mighty Mekong Delta, together with sunny beaches in Phu Quoc Island that bring the family members closer together. Moreover, with extremely friendly local residents along the way, you and your kids will have lots of smiles and happiness during the whole trip.
Day 1: Hanoi – Arrival
Day 2: Hanoi city tour (B, L)
Day 3: Hanoi – Ha Long Bay (B, L, D)
Day 4: Ha Long Bay – Ha Noi (B, L)
Day 5: Hanoi – Fly to Danang – Hoi An (B)
Day 6: Hoi An Free time (B)
Day 7: Hoi An – Fly to Ho Chi Minh (B)
Day 8: Ho Chi Minh – My Tho – Can Tho (B, L)
Day 9: Cai Rang floating market – Fly to Phu Quoc (B)
Day 10-12: Phu Quoc Free time (B)
Day 13: Phu Quoc – Fly to Ho Chi Minh (B)
Day 14: Ho Chi Minh – Departure (B)
*** Tour schedule:
DAY 01 : HANOI ARRIVAL
Upon arrive in Hanoi, the car and tour guide will pick you up at Noi Bai International Airport and then transfer you to hotel for check – in. The rest of the day is at your own leisure to explore the city with tree lined boulevards, French Indochinese architectures and tranquil lakes of this unique city. You savor welcome dinner in a famous local restaurant with Vietnamese food. Overnight in Hanoi.
DAY 02 : HANOI CITY TOUR (B, L)
Today, you will enjoy a sightseeing tour with city's most highlighted sites, including Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum (closes on Monday and Friday), his traditional stilt house, One Pillar Pagoda and Temple Of Literature – the first University of Vietnam. Have lunch at local restaurant.
In the afternoon, pay a visit to the Ethnology Museum (closes on Monday), which is widely considered as the finest modern museum in Vietnam and also a tourist attraction in Hanoi to learn about culture of 54 ethnic groups in the country.
In the late afternoon, watch a traditional water puppet show and then take a walking tour with your guide around The Old Quarter and Hoan Kiem Lake. Back to your hotel. Meals on your own. Overnight at the hotel.
DAY 03 : HA NOI – HA LONG BAY (B, L, D)
After breakfast, take a 4-hour drive to Ha Long Bay for the overnight cruise on a deluxe junk. Begin with a seafood lunch and then explore some limestone caves. In the afternoon, you can enjoy a swim or relax in the sun on the top deck or try your hand at some kayaking.
DAY 04 : HA LONG BAY – HA NOI (B, L)
This morning continue to move around the bay to find more fascinating areas to either swim or kayak. At around midday, the boat will return to the main harbor before transferring to an awaiting vehicle for the journey back to Hanoi to spend the night.
DAY 05 : HA NOI – FLY TO DA NANG – HOI AN (B)
This morning, we will enjoy breakfast on boat and watch the sunrise from the deck as your boat sails back to the harbor (some light sightseeing activities might be included depending on the cruise you choose).
Depending on the availability of time after disembarking, our driver will take you to Noi Bai Airport in Hanoi for a short flight to Danang.
Upon arrival at Danang Airport, a private vehicle will be waiting for you to take a 40-minute drive to Hoi An. Overnight in Hoi An.
DAY 06 : HOI AN FREE TIME (B)
Today is a totally free day on your own to relax in Hoi An. You could spend your time on the beach (if the weather is nice), take a bike to stroll around the countryside, swim at your hotel/ resort's swimming pool, taste yummy dishes. So much fascinating things of Hoi An is waiting for your discovery. Overnight in Hoi An.
DAY 07 : HOI AN – FLY TO HO CHI MINH (B)
Fly to Ho Chi Minh City and spend the afternoon discovering the highlights of this bustling, cosmopolitan city including the Reunification Palace, the former palace of President Thieu and his predecessors. Nearby are the Post Office and the Notre Dame Cathedral.
Overnight in Ho Chi Minh.
DAY 08 : HO CHI MINH – MY THO – CAN THO (B, L)
Leave Ho Chi Minh City to lush My Tho, where we cruise on a private boat through the green vegetation of the canals to an orchard, where we are treated to a delicious lunch with tropical fruits in a local restaurant in the heart of the Mekong. We also visit the snake farm Dong Tam that breeds snakes for wine and then visit Vinh Trang pagoda, a combination of Asian and European pagoda before heading Can Tho city. Overnight in Can Tho.
DAY 09 : CAI RANG FLOATING MARKET – FLY TO PHU QUOC (B, L)
You wake up thank to the sounds of the Mekong River welcoming a new day. Take boat trip to experience the Mekong rural lifestyle and join in the Cai Rang floating market, one of the most bustling floating markets in Mekong Delta with hundreds of small boats barging and jostling for space to sell their goods. After sampling local fruits, our guide will escort the guests back to the hotel through myriad canals.
After that, transfer to the airport for a short flight to Phu Quoc at noon. Overnight in Phu Quoc.
DAY 10 -12 : PHU QUOC FREE TIME (B, L)
The next three full days are free at your own leisure in the resort or on the beach to relax at your leisure. For more active, you can take an excursion by jeep to the island interior or a snorkelling and scuba diving trip.
DAY 13 : PHU QUOC – FLY TO HO CHI MINH (B, L)
You have free time until transfer to the airport for your flight back to Ho Chi Minh City. Balance of the day is free time. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh.
DAY 14 : HO CHI MINH – DEPARTURE (B, L)
There is a free time for you to relax or further explore Ho Chi Minh. The trip ends after your transfer to Tan Son Nhat Airport for departure. End of our services.