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Northeast Vietnam Highlight Tour (5 days)

  • Tour Code: STV 01
  • Tour route: Ha Noi Ha Noi Ha Long Ninh Binh Cuc Phuong National Park Ninh Binh

With the limited time this tour gives you the chance to explore Hanoi peaceful capital and the most famous landscape of Vietnam in the Tonkin Gulf, that is Halong Bay, the land of descend Dragon then discover Tam Coc Caves considered as “ Ha Long Bay on land” in Ninh Binh town, 110km to the South of Ha Noi city as well as Cuc Phuong National Park – oldest national park in Vietnam. This trip visits Vietnam’s most breath taking waterways and forest landscapes. The tour is specially made for people who loves nature.

Rice field and river, NinhBinh, vietnam landscapes

Tour Itinerary

Day 1 Arrival in Hanoi

Hà Nội 3Welcome at Noi Bai International Airport of Hanoi capital. Transfer to hotel in the downtown. Visit Sword Lake and Ngoc son Temple considered the heart of the city. Wellcome dinner with Vietnamese typical foods. Enjoy water puppet show – the Vietnamese famous traditional art in the evening. Night in Hanoi.

Meals included: Dinner

Day 2 Hanoi – City tour

Hà Nội 4The whole day we visit the peaceful capital decorated by tree lines along streets. Joint the stream of people to visit HoChiMinh Quarter includes Mausoleum (Closed on Monday and Friday of every week, and closed from 1.Oct to 05.Dec of every year), House-on-stilts where he lived and worked, Museum called by his name, One-pillar Pagoda. Visit Van Mieu (The Temple of Literature) – the first university of Vietnam. Visit Tran Quoc Pagoda and West Lake. View the Gothic style of Central Catholic Church and Hanoi Opera under shadow trees. The image of new and old buildings interposing with high shadow trees is a feature easiest to recognize in Hanoi and in many cities of Vietnam. Go round the Old Quarter and Hoan Kiem Lake on a cyclo like a Lord to view the most exciting part of Hanoi. Stay overnight in Hanoi.

Meals included: Breakfast / Lunch

Day 3 Hanoi - HaLong Bay

Hạ Long 36_2Morning transfer to Halong (170 km) to board on a nice junk cruise to take a Ha Long Bay cruise over 2,000 islands that just out of the sea to provide a spectacular natural environment. Boarding the Junk, a welcome drink is served before sitting down to a sumptuous seafood lunch in the dining room. We cruise through the magnificent bay of Ha Long that’s declared a World Heritage Site in 1994. There is opportunity to explore some of the beautiful and awesome grottoes with our guide on board. In the evening, dinner will be served on boat, after which we can experiment with some night fishing, before settling into our comfortable cabins. Stay overnight on the magnificent Halong bay.

Meals included: Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner

Day 4 HaLong Bay - NinhBinh

Hạ Long 52Enjoy our last morning on board to admire the spectacular view of the bay. Visit Luon cave on small bamboo boat, then cruise to pass so that tourists can have look Man’s head island, Tortoise island from the Junks. A brunch is served on board as we cruise slowly back to the harbor, where we will check out and transferred to Ninh Binh town, 110 km to the south of Hanoi, to visit unspoiled villages and immense rice fields in the center of the Red river’s Delta – the biggest rice basket in the North Vietnam. The road goes through Hai Phong city and Thai Binh province . We pass a lot of picturesque sceneries when go through the town, city, rivers, rice fields… Dinner and night at Ninh Binh Town.

Meals included: Brunch

Day 5 NinhBinh - Cuc Phuong National Park - Departure

Cuc PhuongGet on a small boat along the small canal in the rice field to visit Tam Coc Caves considered as “Halong Bay on land”. Visit Bich Dong Temple and relics of Hoa Lu ancient Kingdom ( belonged to Dinh dynasty in 10th century). Drive to Cuc Phuong National Park, visit the First National Park of Vietnam with wild animals in the deep forest, visit ” Prehistoric Man” Cave, trekking to see the thousand year- old Cho tree. Drive back to Hanoi. Transfer to Noi Bai airport for departure. End of the tour.

Meals included: Breakfast / Lunch

Tour Price

Please contact us for the most recent price.

Inclusion & Exclusion

The above prices include:
– Hotel accommodations in twin or double sharing
– All ground transfers in air-conditioned vehicles
– Meals halfboard (breakfast and lunch or breakfast and dinner only) with Asian cuisines

– Junk cruise in Halong (S.I.C / join group)

– English, French or Chinese speaking guide
– Entrance fees
– Boat fees
– Visa approval fee in Vietnam.
– Mineral water and cool facial towels during visits.

The above prices exclude:
– All international airfares and airport tax to and from Vietnam
– Drinks and personal expenses.
– 3% commission charge if paying by credit cards.


* The prices are based on twin-sharing room, any person who wants to stay in single room must pay single room surcharge as indicated in the tariff (except for group 1 person, single room charge already included).

* In Vietnam now, it is difficult to book rooms at 4 star and 5 star hotel in the big cities in the peak-season period of tourism ( from October to February next year). So if we do not book rooms long time in advance- around 6 months in advance, hotels often request an extra charge from the normal price (contracted price) before confirm our room- booking.

Working Hours
Monday to Friday from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Saturday from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM (GMT +7 – Hanoi time).

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