Classical Vietnam - 8 Days

Classical Vietnam - 8 Days

Day 1 : Saigon Arrival

Arrive at Tan Son Nhat International Airport, met & greeted by 99destinations Travel Tour Guide. Take a short orientation tour including: China Town, Hard Rock Cafe and Duong Ba Trac Muslim Village was managed By Imam Ajim of Dong Du Mosque. Check in and overnight in Saigon (Time of checking in is at 14h00).
Meals: None
Tan Son Nhat International Airport -> Hotel: 8 kms (25 – 30 Mins)

Day 2 : Saigon – Full Day City Tour

This morning, we visit Thien Hau Temple and Jade Emperor Pagoda.
In the afternoon, sightseeing highlights of Saigon: Reunification Palace (also known as Independence Palace), The neo-Romanesque Notre Dame Cathedral, Central Post Office,City Hall (Hotel De Ville), the old OPERA HOUSE (both may only be viewed from the outside) and War Remnants Museum. Overnight in Saigon.
Meals: Breakfast at hotel

Day 3 : Saigon – Tay Ninh – Saigon

After breakfast, pick you up at hotel by air-conditioned bus to Tay Ninh province. Enjoy a morning drive through typical southern Vietnam countryside and visit the incredible Great Temple of Cao Dai with its unusual and fanciful architecture.
After lunch, transfer to Cu ChiTunnels to visit an incredible underground tunnel network constructed by Vietnamese resistance fighters during the long struggle for independence. The tunnels, over 250km in length and up to three levels deep in places, played a huge part in the Viet Cong’s victory over the Americans. Then, back to Saigon for overnight.
Meals: Breakfast at hotel
Distance: Saigon -> Tay Ninh: 90 kms (1.5 - 2 Hours)
Tay Ninh -> Cu Chi Tunnel: 50 kms (40 Mins – 1 Hour)
Cu Chi Tunnel -> Saigon: 30 kms (50 – 60 Mins)

Day 4 : Saigon – Mekong Delta - Saigon

Drive to My Tho/ Mekong Delta and take a boat trip along creeks for sightseeing. Enjoy Coconut Candy, Coconit Juice and Honey Tea. On the way back to Saigon, visit Vinh Trang Pagoda. Overnight in Saigon.
Meals: Breakfast at hotel
Distance: Saigon -> My Tho/ Mekong Delta: 75 kms (1 Hour 20 Mins – 1 Hour 30 Mins)

Day 5 : Saigon – Hanoi By Flight (Excluded Airfare)

Free at leisure, go shopping at Ben Thanh Market till transferring to Tan Son Nhat Airport for domesic flight to Hanoi. Arrive at Noi Bai Domestic Airport, met & greeted by 99destinations Travel Tour Guide. Transfer to hotel for check in (Time of checking in is at 14h00). Overnight in Hanoi.
Meals: Breakfast at hotel
Hotel -> Tan Son Nhat Domestic Airport: 8 kms (25 – 30 Mins)
Noi Bai Domestic Airport -> Hotel: 45 kms (35 - 40 Mins)

Day 6 : Hanoi City Tour

After breakfast, enjoy full day city tour. We pick you up at hotel and start with Ho Chi Minhs Complex [to be consisted Ho Chi Minh’s Mausoleum (closed Monday and Friday year-round and throughout September to November), Ba Dinh square, Presidential Palace (Outside Only), Uncle Ho’s House on stilt, One pillar pagoda].After that, visit Temple of Literature, constructed in 1070 dedicating to Confucius, sages and scholars. In the afternoon, visit Vietnam Museum of Ethnology; Hoan Kiem Lake with Restoring the Sword legend of King Le Loi; Ngoc Son Temple, one of the most famous temples in Hanoi. Overnight in Hanoi.
Meals: Breakfast at hotel

Day 7 : Hanoi – Halong Bay Boat Trip - Hanoi

Transfer to Halong Bay (approximate 3,5 hours). Arrive at Halong Wharf, take the 4 hours boat trip and sightseeing beautiful islets of Stone Dog, Incense Burner, Fighting cock. Visit Thien Cung Cave (Heavenly Palace cave, the most beautiful cave in Ha Long Bay)& Dau Go Grotto. Enjoy 1 Free Cup of Vietnamese Coffee while cruising. Disembark and back to Hanoi. Overnight in Hanoi.
Meals: Breakfast at hotel
Hanoi -> Halong Bay: 185 kms (3.5 Hours)
Halong Bay -> Hanoi: 185 kms (3.5 Hours)

Day 8 : Hanoi - Departure

Free at leisure until transferring to the Noi Bai International Airport for your departure.
Meals: Breakfast at hotel
Hoian -> Noi Bai International Airport: 45 kms (35 - 40 Mins)


• Accommodation bases on Twin/Double sharing room with daily breakfast
• Transfer by private A/C vehicles
• Regional English Speaking Guide
• Meals as mentioned in the itinerary at local restaurant
• All entrance fees as indicated in itinerary
• Boat trip on Mekong Delta
• 4 hours Boat trip on Halong Bay
• 01 Bottle of pure water per pax per day (500 ml)/ 01 Cold tissue per pax per day
• Reconfirmation of flight ticket


• International & Domestic Airfare/ Alcoholic drinks & drinks at mealtime + Optional visits + Personal expenses (Telephone, laundry...)
• Personal travel insurance
• Tips for guide, driver:
  • 2 – 4 Adults: 5 – 7 USD/ Adult/ Day
  • 5 – 7 Adults: 3 USD/ Adult/ Day
  • Free Tipping for Children (1 – 11 Years Old) & Tour Leader
• Tips for hotels porters
• Meals not indicated in the itinerary (Meals can be added at additional cost).
• Approval Letter for Vietnam Visa Upon Arrival: 30 USD/ Person (Permission for 1 Entry/1 Month)
• 1 Entry/ 1 Month Vietnam Visa Upon Arrival: 35 USD/ Person (India Passport Holders need Visa to enter Vietnam)
• Other services not clearly indicated in the Package Inclusion above