Hanoi, situated in the north of Vietnam, stands out as a truly exceptional destination for immersing yourself in the local way of life and uncovering hidden gems that remain undiscovered by the majority of tourists. With its renowned French colonial architecture and charming narrow alleyways, this tranquil and agrarian city offers a welcoming embrace to inquisitive and discerning travelers.
This 5-day/4-night Hanoi package includes accommodations of your choice, private arrival & departure transfers, and sightseeing tours of your choice. **Please note that this itinerary is flexible, and you can adjust it based on your interests, available time, and any specific attractions or sites you would like to prioritize.
- Keytours 24-hour emergency assistance telephone line
- Private arrival and departure transfers as per itinerary
- Accommodations of your choice
- Sightseeing tours and/or activites of your choice
- Items of a personal nature
- All other items not mentioned as included
- Select local taxes where applicable
- Travel insurance; please inquire with your Keytours travel consultant
Arrival - Hanoi
Welcome to Hanoi! Upon arrival at Hanoi's Noi Bai International Airport, you will be met by your private driver and will be driven approximately 30 -60 minutes to the accommodation of your choice. The remainder of the day is at your leisure.
Today our full-day Hanoi exploration commences with a visit to the renowned Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, where we pay our respects to the former president. Following this, we'll explore the stilt house where Uncle Ho resided from 1958 to 1969. Our journey continues to the iconic One Pillar Pagoda and Quan Thanh Temple. After a satisfying lunch at a local restaurant, we'll proceed to the Temple of Literature, where we'll also enjoy a delightful cyclo ride. Our adventure then takes us to Ngoc Son Temple, nestled by the picturesque Hoan Kiem Lake. To cap off the day, we'll experience the mesmerizing water puppet show, a unique Vietnamese traditional art form rooted in rural festivals and performed by puppeteers in water.
Hanoi - Ha Long Bay - Hanoi
Today you might want to embark on full-day adventure to Ha Long Bay which commences with a convenient hotel pick-up, followed by a scenic two-and-a-half-hour drive to Ha Long. Upon arrival, you will embark on a captivating journey as you x step aboard a traditional wooden junk for a four-hour cruise through this UNESCO World Heritage Site, affectionately referred to as the 'dragon descending to the sea' by locals. Ha Long Bay's breathtaking landscape boasts more than 3,000 limestone islets emerging from crystal-clear emerald waters. In the afternoon, conclude your excursion with a leisurely drive back to Hanoi.
Today have a relaxing day or decide to choose a half day cooking glass or an evening food tour of Hanoi
Hanoi - Departure
Check out of your hotel and meet your private driver for the transfer to the airport where you will check-in for your onward flight.