If you wish to explore the lifestyle of Vietnamese and Khmer people, get to know the fascinating history of these two countries then this is the tour for you. Embrace the cultures of the 2 amazing countries in the Indochina, in the authentic 18 day adventure. This tour begins in North Vietnam; explore the unique and charming ethnic mountain towns. Then we visit Hanoi, the historic and lovely capital of Vietnam. After that we enjoy an overnight cruise to the magnificent Halong Bay. Continues to Ninhbinh and we will drive along the beautiful pass through Phong Nha National Park to Hue and Hoi An. You will also be taken on the historical Ho Chi Minh Trails (HCM) and the famous Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) of the Vietnamese/American War. The journey continues to the remote areas of vast waterways in the Mekong Delta, people also call it the Nine Dragon River. To change the atmosphere you will relax on some of the most beautiful beaches in the Gulf of Siam, and then explore the complexity of Angkor Temples in Siemreap. This adventure is designed for travelers who love nature, want to discover the diversity of local cultures
Welcome to Hanoi, Vietnam’s bustling colonial capital. Your driver and guide will meet you outside the baggage claim of Noi Bai Airport and take you to your hotel in the city center. In the afternoon, enjoy an orientation walk, visiting Hanoi’s main attractions: the Opera House, Old Quarter, HoanKiem Lake and Ngoc Son Temple. In the evening, savor a welcome dinner of authentic Vietnamese food at one of Hanoi’s finest restaurants.
Welcome to Hanoi city, welcome dinner and free time to relax
With its wide tree-lined boulevards, French colonial architecture, peaceful lakes and ancient oriental pagodas, Hanoi is an eclectic mix that offers something for everyone. This morning you will visit the Ho Chi Minh Complex (Ho Chi Minh’s Mausoleum and stilt house), the nearby One Pillar Pagoda, and the Ethnology Museum.
After lunch in a local restaurant, leave Hanoi for Sapa on a 5 hour journey on the Vietnam’s longest and modern highway which just opened to public in September 2014.
On arrival, check into your hotel and overnight in Sapa Town.
Having a city tour before drive to Sapa
Enjoy breakfast in the hotel while breathing fresh mountain air.
At 10:00 A.M, leave Sapa by car toward Lao Cai City, after a 3 km drive you will ascend a hill to a remote ethnic minority village of Sa Seng where you will be able to see how the Black H’mong’s daily life is, This community has recently shifted from a migratory lifestyle. Notice the traces of past villages with stone wall foundations that would have been seasonally used. Enjoy lunch in Sa Seng, before trekking uphill along the side of Den Thang Mt. After an hour arrive at Hang Da Village, at the elevation of 1,800m. Take in the breathtaking view of the Muong Hoa Valley. The next 30 minutes are level walking before descending through Hau Chu Ngai village. Continue descending into Hong Den Hamlet, consisting of only a few homes scattered on a rocky point. Take a moment to enjoy some of the best scenery in the area. Keep trekking down the trail to Hau Thao village and then go across the suspension bridge to Ta Van village where you will experience your night at home-stay with Dzay tribal family.
The hard work is rewarded this evening with a delicious home cooked dinner!
Explore Northwest area by trekking to the local village
All of our itineraries can be tailor-made to suit your requirements, allowing us to create the best holiday just for you. Please click on the “CONTACT US” Tap and complete the requested information for us. Upon receipt, our travel consultant will customize the best value vacation for your kind consideration
We are aware that a good tour must have good hotels. In Vietnam, hotel prices make up the major expense of your holiday. Therefore, we would like to clarify how we define these charges:
Tour prices are based on sharing a half twin roon at selected hotels. Tour prices are a guideline only, please contact us for a detailed quotation. We will get back to you shortly.
More people = lower prices. Please ask for a quote based on your group size.
The above rates do NOT include “peak season” hotel surcharges, nor the charge for any compulsory festive gala dinners. Please email us to check availability, together with the cost of any “peak season” surcharges if applicable.
Child under 2 years old are free of charge for tour & pay 50% of internal airline charges, from 2 to 5 years old 50% charge for tour & 75% of internal airline charges, from 5 to 12 years old 75% for tour & full internal airline charges. 12 years and older = 100% (charged as an adult).
Please provide passport details and full name as per passport at time of booking in order to secure Vietnam train tickets
Deposit & Balance Payments
A deposit which is equal to 30% of the total tour cost is required at the time of booking. The full or final payment is required 7 days before departure for your Tour to Vietnam, Laos, or Cambodia. If final payments are not received on time, we may cancel the reservation and invoke the cancellation fee.
1 . What are your opening hours?
Monday – Saturday : 8am to 5pm
2 . Can I talk to a specialist in person?
Yes! We welcome the opportunity to speak to our clients face to face. To book an appointment, click here.
3 . What is a destination specialist?
Our specialists provide a unique holiday-planning service. Each specialist is focused on a specific destination so you get the benefit of their knowledge and experience.
Our specialists travel extensively to their destinations – they speak from personal experience. You will have contact with the same specialist throughout the planning process.
Their enthusiasm for the destination will mean they can tailor your trip to your exact preferences. They can ensure you make the most of your time and budget during your trip.
4 . Do I have to travel on certain dates?
Because all of our trip can be changed flexibly to fit your needs; our specialists are always try their best to support the travellers. You obviously can depart on any date, and travel for as long as you wish.
The itineraries provided on our website are suggestions for your trip only, our consultant can assist you to change any detail to suit your interest, and your budget. Your destination specialist will be definitely able to give you advices and answer to your concerns.
5 . Will I be travelling as part of a group?
Normally, our tailor-made trips are arranged individually, you have your own pace to enjoy your trip.
In some situation, we can mix some small group tour (Deluxe group tour) with the private services to decrease the expense if our client so wish. As one of the best tour operator in Vietnam, we totally guarantee about all the services that we provide to our beloved travellers.
6 . Isn’t it easier and cheaper to arrange the holiday myself?
Many of our clients like the independence that tailor-made travel brings, without the ‘regimentation’ of organised group tours, but with the reassurance of our professional planning and back-up services. For example, if the flight that we’ve booked is delayed, it’s down to us to re-arrange your travel in the country.
When things go wrong, an independent traveller may find themselves putting in a good deal of time re-organising their plans, when they should be enjoying the trip. We also regularly hear from travellers claiming that they can independently organise the same trip for a lower price. Almost invariably it is not ‘like for like’ and they may find they incur much more expense during their travels.
7 . What financial protection do you offer?
We hold an Air Travel Organiser’s Licence (ATOL number 4817) issued by the Civil Aviation Authority. When you buy an ATOL protected air inclusive holiday from us, in the unlikely event of our insolvency the CAA will ensure that you are not left stranded abroad and will arrange to refund any money you have paid to us for an advance booking.
Vietnam Land Tour‘s members who were born and grew up in Vietnam, have fully certificate, and alot of expererience in international working enviroment. Our dynamic teams are definitely passion, and enthusiasm at work, we are so pround to be one of the most professional tour operator in Vietnam. Our specialist definitely will design for traveler the particular itinerary to ensure all of our clients have the unforgetable memories, and impressive experiences in each destination. As Vietnam Land Tour‘s core value is the happiness of our clients, we commit to be a fellow-traveller, and responsible to the sastisfaction during your journey.