Vietnam Discovery - 9 Days

Vietnam Discovery - 9 Days

Day 1 : Saigon Arrival

Arrive at Tan Son Nhat International Airport, met & greeted by 99destinations Travel Tour Guide. Stroll around the down town and try sidewalk coffee – a hobby of the local people, explore the different ways of life here. Check in and overnight in Saigon (Time of checking in is at 14h00).
Meals: None
Distance:
Tan Son Nhat International Airport -> Hotel: 8 kms (25 – 30 Mins)

Day 2 : Saigon – Full Day City Tour

After the breakfast, enjoy city tour all day to visit 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).
In the afternoon, visit War Remnants Museum, China Town, Hard Rock Cafe and Thien Hau Temple. Overnight in Saigon.
Meals: Breakfast at hotel

Day 3 : Saigon – Mekong Delta - Saigon

Drive to My Tho/ Mekong Delta and take a boat trip along creeks for sightseeing. It is the great way to observe and experience the local lifestyle. Enjoy Coconut Candy, Coconut Juice and Honey Tea. On the way back to Saigon, visit Vinh Trang Pagoda – the sacred destination of Tien Giang Province. Shopping at Ben Thanh Market. Overnight in Saigon.
Meals: Breakfast at hotel
Distance: Saigon -> My Tho/ Mekong Delta: 75 kms (1 Hour 20 Mins – 1 Hour 30 Mins)

Day 4 : Saigon – Danang By Flight(Excluded Airfare) - Hoian

Transfer to the Tan Son Nhat Airport for domestic flight to Danang. Arrive at Danang Domestic Airport, met & greeted by 99destinations Travel Tour Guide. Continue to proceed to your hotel in Hoian (Time of checking in is at 14h00).
After lunch, enjoy city tour of Hoi An ancient town with boat trip on the Thu Bon River. Later, take a short boat ride to a nearby island to visit a handicraft village specializing in ceramics and carving. Explore Hoian ancient town at night until 10 pm. Overnight in Hoian.
Meals: Breakfast at hotel
Distance: Danang -> Hoian: 30 kms (50 – 60 Mins)

Day 5 : Hoian - Hue

After the breakfast, transfer to Hue city by road. Visit Imperial Ancient Capital(The citadel of Nguyen Dynasty).
In the afternoon, enjoy a romantic boat trip on the Perfume River with the sweet scent of tropical flowers and alluring folk music adding to the charm of the experience to visit Thien Mu Pagoda and King Minh Mang Tomb. Then, visit King Khai Dinh Tomb to complete city tour. Overnight in Hue (Time of checking in is at 14h00).
Meals: Breakfast at hotel
Distance:
Hotel -> Hue: 130 kms (2 Hours 30 Mins – 3 Hours)

Day 6 : Hue – Hanoi By Flight(Excluded Airfare) - Halong

In the morning, you will be transferred to Phu Bai Airport for domestic flight to Hanoi. Arrive at Noi Bai Domestic Airport, met & greeted by 99destinations Travel Tour Guide. Continue to proceed to your hotel in Halong City through the rich farmlands of the Red River Delta and the scenery of rice fields, water buffalo and everyday Vietnamese village life. Check in your hotel (Time of checking in is at 14h00) and feel free in Halong city. Overnight in Halong.
Meals: Breakfast at hotel
Distance:
Hanoi -> Halong: 185 kms (3.5 Hours)

Day 7 : Ha Long Bay – Hanoi

This morning, proceed to Halong Wharf, take the 4 hours boat trip and sightseeing beautiful islets of Stone Dog, Incense Burner, Fighting cock and so on, 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.
Then, drive back to Hanoi with a stop en route at But Thap Pagoda, one of the most acient pagodas of Vietnam, in Bac Ninh Province. Overnight in Hanoi.
Meals: Breakfast at hotel
Distance:
Halong -> Hanoi: 185 kms (3.5 Hours)

Day 8 : Hanoi Full Day City Tour

This morning, you will visit Ho Chi Minh Complex {Include 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} and Temple of Literature.
In the afternoon, visit Vietnam Museum of Ethnology and TheVietnamFine Arts Museum. Then, experience 1 hour Cyclo Trip through the narrow, chaotic streets of Hanoi Old Quarter and enjoy Water Puppet Show – the traditional performance of Vietnam. Overnight in Hanoi.
Meals: Breakfast at hotel

Day 9 : Hanoi - Departure

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

Inclusions

• 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
• Boat trip on Thu Bon River
• Boat trip on Perfume River
• 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

Exclusions

• 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

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