Monday, 30 January 2012
Vietnam Highlights Tour
7 Days Australia l Saigon l Mekong Delta l Hanoi l Halong Bay l Australia, flying Thai Airways. From $2198/p.p.
The exciting tour shows you the highlights of Vietnam. It starts in Saigon to experience the contrasting of this bustling city and tranquillity countryside of the Mekong Delta with colourful culture, and ends in in Hanoi to discover the elegant architecture and fascinating Vietnam history with a scenic cruise at World Natural Heritage of Halong Bay on an overnight Junk boat.
The inclusions: Return international airfares with Thai Airways, centrally located hotels, listed meals, English speaking guide, all transfers in A/C vehicle, overnight cruise boat, 1 domestic flight, sightseeing and entrance fees.
Itinerary: (B = Breakfast, L= Lunch, D = Dinner)
Day 1 Australia / Saigon
Fly with Thai Airways to Saigon, upon arrival, you will be met and transferred to your hotel.
Day 2 Mekong Delta
Morning explore the lush countryside of the Mekong Delta, the ‘rice bowl’ of Vietnam. Cruise waterways, stopping at abundant orchards to taste exotic fruits and to learn how to make delicious coconut candies, later afternoon walking tour of historic Dong Khoi Street, and then visit the Reunification Palace and War Remnants Museum. Enjoy a river cruise dinner along the Saigon River (B/D)
Day 3 Saigon / Hanoi
Today explore Saigon’s famous Cu Chi Tunnels, an amazing underground network of tunnels which stretches over hundreds of kilometres. You’ll have the opportunity to crawl in a section of the tunnels to learn how the brave men and women of Cu Chi built underground hospitals, kitchens and meeting rooms during their struggle for a unified Vietnam. Afternoon flight to the capital city of Hanoi, upon arrival, you will be met and transferred to your hotel (B/D)
Day 4 Hanoi / Halong Bay
Morning visit Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, and explore his former home, the House of Stilts and the One Pillar Pagoda, before sit back and enjoy your first view of the northern countryside as we drive to Halong Bay - one of the world’s greatest natural wonders. Sail among thousands of limestone islands rising mystically from the water, explore caves and grottos and relax on the beach. Stay overnight on the traditional junk boat. (B/L/D)
Day 5 Halong Bay
Morning cruise, take a wooden boat to explore caves and spot monkeys, after a lunch, return to Hanoi, wander through the streets of the fascinating Old Quarter, visit the ancient Temple of Literature and infamous Hanoi Hilton, enjoy local specialty dinner and an evening water puppet performance. (B/D)
Day 6 Hanoi / Australia
Spend your leisure time before transfer to the airport for your flight back to Australia (B)
Day 7 Arrive Australia
3* Hotels: $2198/per person twin share
4* Hotels: $2395/per person twin share
Inclusions: Vietnam visa, travel insurance, tips and personal expenses.
Must book and fully payment before 25th Feb-2012
Price is subject to change based on the international flight seats availability
Travel period from March to April , 2012
Depart from Sydney or Melbourne. Departure from Melbourne will arrive Saigon on the next morning.
For enquiries or bookings, please call 1300 760 208, or email email@example.com