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Perfume Pagoda

 

DAY 1:     ARRIVAL - HANOI ( D )

On arrival at Noi Bai Airport, transfer to hotel. Ha Noi, Vietnam's capital, is a stylish and gracious city that retains an unique old world charm and some Asia‘s most striking colonial architecture. ( If time permits) we enjoy a short cyclo ride around the old quarter streets, giving you a chance to explore the different local ways of life. O/N in Ha Noi.

 

DAY 2 :     HANOI  (B, L, D) 

Today we enjoy a full day city tour starting with the Ho Chi Minh Complex. This famous site contains:  the Presidential Palace and the Ho Chi Minh’s house on stilts. Close to this complex is  the One Pillar Pagoda, whose origins date back to the foundation of city. Then visit Temple of Literature, which is well known as the first university of Vietnam and the impressive Ethnologic Museum, dedicated to Vietnam's 54 ethnic groups. The beautiful West Lake and the History Museum with an excellent collection of artifacts illustrating the Vietnamese history, are not to be missed. We  visit these sights before continuing to the peaceful lake of Hoan Kiem. In front of this lake is the famous water puppet theatre where we will see a fantastic performance. O/N in Ha Noi.

 

DAY  3:     HANOI - PERFUME PAGODA  (B, L, D)

After breakfast. Start trip and enjoy interesting drive through the rich farming land of the Red River Delta to the Perfume Pagoda, which is not just one pagoda but many shrines and sanctuaries built into mountainsides. This famous complex of pagodas is also one of  Vietnam  great pilgrimage sites. On arrival we enjoy a leisurely  boat excursion on the Yen River past the spectacular landscape of flooded rice fields and undulating mountains. After two hour river trip we embark on a rugged walk uphill to explore some of the many pagodas and the sacred grotto of Huong Tich. Come back to Hanoi. O/N in Ha Noi.

 

DAY  4:     HANOI - NINH BINH  (B, L, D)

 

Transfer to Ninh Binh, the capital of Vietnam during the Dinh and early Le Dynasties is Hoa Lu, which however has left its legacy in  the form of two small temples, each one nearly a thousand years old. We visit these two remaining structures, dedicated to the Dinh and Le Rulers , then climb 200 steps to the top of Ma Yen mount for a fantastic view over the surrounding areas. The next stop of our trip  is Tam Coc which is surnamed “ Inland Halong Bay”. We take a boat trip on a river through the quiet and peaceful landscape of rice fields surrounded by limestone formations to the grottoes of Tam Coc. Come back Hanoi. Overnight in Hanoi.

 

DAY 5:   HANOI - DEPARTURE  (B)

There is a free time for you to relax or further explore Hanoi. The trip ends after your transfer to Noibai Airport for departure.

 

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Baoson hotel

Mélia

 

PRICE INCLUDES

- Accommodation in twin or double sharing room
- A/c vehical transport
- Sightseeing tour & Entrance fees
- Boat in Perfume pogoda and Tam Coc Cave
- English (Mandarin) speaking guide
- 1 hour cyclo tour

PRICE EXCLUDES
- Full board meals as mentioned in the itinerary
- International ticket
- International airport tax
- Visa and passport
- Drink
- Laundry