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12-Day Highlights North Vietnam

This 12 day Vietnam tour package explores the highlights of Ha Noi and Northern Vietnam. Explore Ho Noi old quarter by bike. Visiting Hoa Lu ancient capital of Vietnam with two Kings in the 10th and 11th centuries. Climb 100 stairs and explore this incredible cavern with its stunning formations and magnificent views of Halong Bay and surrounding areas. Experience kayaking through an incredible tunnel under a limestone karst and swimming.

from $2,989 AUD per person
Trip code:TWT12D-HNVN
Duration:12 days
Travel Dates:2019/2020

Cost is subject to class availability and exchange rate, may change without prior notice.

Day 1: Hanoi

Welcome on arrival by our tour guide and driver before transferring to your hotel and enjoying a welcome dinner.  Overnight in Hanoi.  Meals:  Dinner

Day 2: Hanoi - City Tour

Sightseeing: Ho Chi Minh's mausoleum, Ho Chi Minh House on Stilts, the Presidential Palace, One Pillar Pagoda, The Temple of Literature, Museum of Ethnology, one hour cycle around the old quarter, Water puppet show.  Overnight in Hanoi.  Meals: Breakfast & Lunch.

Day 3: Hoa Lu - Tam Coc

Sightseeing: Visiting Hoa Lu ancient capital of Vietnam with two Kings in the 10th and 11th centuries.  Stop for lunch at a local restaurant.  Boating to explore Tam Coc (three caves).  Back to Hanoi at aroung 4pm.  Overnight in Hanoi.  Meals: Breakfast & Lunch

Day 4: Hanoi - Sapa

At leisure today!  Our guide will pick you up around 6pm and transfer you to the railway station.  Check in to private Sapaly train.  Overnight on train.  Meals: Breakfast.

Day 5: Sapa

Private pick up at railway station, then transfer to Sapa.  Have breakfast at Victoria Sapa Hotel.  Meals: Breakfast & Lunch.

Day 6: Sapa

Sightseeing: Visiting Ban Khoang and Ta Giang Phing villages.  Afternoon at leisure. Overnight in Sapa.  Meals Breakfast & Lunch.

Day 7: Sapa - Hanoi

Sightseeing: visiting Lao Chai & Tan Van villages.  In the afternoon drive back to Lao Cai for a night train to Hanoi.  Chick in Private Sapaly train.  Overnight on train. Meals: Breakfast & Lunch

Day 8: Hanoi - Halong

Pick up from railway station, transferring to Halong Bay.
Sightseeing: Bai Tu Long Bay passing extraordinary limestone karst landscapes, Oan Lagoon, Teapot and Monster Head Islets, and the towns of Hon Gai and Cam Pha. Next we head to Vung Vieng fishing village by local rowing boats of kayaks to explore the interesting daily lives of its inhabitants.  Overnight on Signature Cruise.  Meals: Lunch & Dinner

Day 9: Halong

Sightseeing: Trong (Drum) Cave, Trinh Nu (Virgin) cave, Coc Ngoi (Toad) Islet, explore Toi and Sang Caves and more.  Next visit a beautiful lagoon and charming fishing villages.
Activities: Kayaking through an incredible tunnel under a limestone karst and swimming. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.

Day 10: Halong - Hanoi

Sightseeing: Visit Surprise Cave - Sung Sot
Activities: Climb 100 stairs and explore this incredible cavern with its stunning formations and magnificent views of Halong Bay and surrounding areas.  Check out after lunch and transfer back to Hanoi around 5pm.  Overnight in Hanoi. Meals: Breakfast & Lunch

Day 11: Hanoi - Free day

Overnight in Hanoi.  Meals: Breakfast

Day 12: Hanoi departure

Our private car will pick you up from your hotel and transfer you to the airport for your departure home.  Meals: Breakfast.

  • Private airport transfers
  • 4 nights, 4 star accommodation in Hanoi
  • 2 nights on 5 star Signature Cruise
  • 2 nights in a private cabin on the train
  • 2 nights, 4 star accommodation in Sapa
  • Vietnam Visa
  • Services of professional drivers/guides
  • Sightseeing as per itinerary
  • Entrance fees at monuments
  • 10 Breakfasts (B), 8 Lunches (L), 3 Dinners (D)
  • Water during the tour


Start Date End Date Price per person, twin share Single Sup Status
10/05/2019 21/05/2019 $2,989 $1,661 SOLD OUT
6/06/2019 17/06/2019 $2,989 $1,661 SOLD OUT
1/07/2019 12/07/2019 $2,989 $1,661 SOLD OUT
15/08/2019 26/08/2019 $2,989 $1,661 SOLD OUT
12/09/2019 23/09/2019 $2,989 $1,661 AVAILABLE
11/10/2019 22/10/2019 $3,350 $1,861 AVAILABLE
12/11/2019 23/11/2019 $3,350 $1,861 AVAILABLE
11/12/2019 22/12/2019 $3,350 $1,861 AVAILABLE
15/01/2020 26/01/2020 $3,550 $1,972 AVAILABLE
15/02/2020 26/02/2020 $3,550 $1,972 AVAILABLE
18/03/2020 29/03/2020 $3,550 $1,972 AVAILABLE
14/04/2020 25/04/2020 $3,550 $1,972 AVAILABLE
10/05/2020 21/05/2020 $3,550 $1,972 AVAILABLE
6/06/2020 17/06/2020 $3,550 $1,972 AVAILABLE

Price shown is per person, twin share

Room types: Superior

All bookings for Christmas or new Year, including Lunar New Year, will incur surcharge fees.


All clients must have a valid passport and visas before travel.


An illness, an accident or an unexpected situation can arise before or during any type of vacation. Such an event might cause you to cut short your trip or cause your trip to be cancelled altogether.

Insurance exists to protect passengers from financial loss in the event of an emergency.

We strongly recommend you buy travel insurance before travel.


You will be required to pay $500 deposit per person after booking confirmation. All deposits are non-refundable, subject to your rights under the Australian Consumer Law.

Any booking 55 days before departure, or less than $500 will require payment in full when the booking is confirmed.


Cancellation of reservation/s must be provided to us in writing and is subject to the following cancellation fees
*50 days or less before departure – loss of deposit
*49-30 days before departure – 30%
*29-20 days before departure – 75%
*Within 19 days of departure – 100%
After the trip has commenced, we are unable to refund any amount for unused services due to your willingness, early departure, late arrival, or missed days on tours.


After bookings are deposited, a $60 fee is applicable. Within 50 days of departure, amendments may also be subject to cancellations.


Outstanding balance due 55 days before departure. No voucher will be issued until final payment is received in our office. If the outstanding payment is not received by day 50, your booking will automatically be cancelled.

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