4D3N Hanoi - Halong Bay

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Day 1: HANOI – ARRIVAL (Nil)

Pick up at Noi Bai airport & transfer to hotel for check-in (check-in time: after 14:00).
Free at leisure. Overnight in Hanoi.


Day 2: HANOI – SIC TOUR TO VISIT HA NOI CAPITAL (B/L)

Breakfast at hotel.AM: 07.45 – 08.15: Pick up at your hotel, then visit the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum (except Monday &
Friday) to explore the architectural and historical aspects of Uncle Ho’s final resting-place. Just next door is Ho Chi Minh’s
house on stilts and lying to one side of the Mausoleum is the One Pillar Pagoda, which was founded by King Ly Thai To
in 1049 - the structure has become an important symbol for the people of Hanoi. Then continue on to the Buddhist Tran
Quoc Pagoda at West lake (One of the oldest pagodas in Vietnam). Then visit Bat Trang pottery village (applied on
Mon, Wed & Fri). Lunch at local restaurant.PM: After lunch proceed to visit the Ethnology Museum (apply on Sun, Tue,
Thu & Sat), the Literature Temple and Quoc Tu Giam, see Vietnam’s first university, constructed in 1070 - it’s gardens
and well-preserved architecture will offer a relaxing glimpse into Vietnam’s past. Take you past Hoan Kiem Lake to see
the peaceful waters, and the beauty of Ngoc Son temple. At the end, journey through Hanoi’s Old Quarter, where you’ll
then have a chance for some shopping and exploration. Tour ends around 15h30 - 16h00.
Transfer back to hotel.Overnight in Hanoi.
Notes:Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum: close on Monday and Friday morning. The itinerary can be changed due to weather and
operating conditions. Special request (diet or vegetarian, etc., ) should be sent before your departure date. Bat Trang pottery
village will be visited on Mon, Wed & Fri (without Ethnology Museum). Ethnology Museum will be visited on Sun, Tue, Thu &
Sat (without Bat Trang pottery village).


Day 3: HANOI – SIC TOUR TO HA LONG BAY – HANOI (B/L)

Breakfast at hotel.
+ 08:00-08:30: An Open bus will pick you up at hotel to join with other tourists.
+ 8:45: Depart for Ha Long. Enjoy the interesting 3.5 hour drive to Ha Long city. Arrive in Ha Long city. Lunch. Then take
a boat trip about 4hrs journey. Cruise through the emerald waters between the limestone outcrops and long corridors, visit
THIEN CUNG cave - the most beautiful cave in Halong Bay during 45 minutes. Back to Ha Long city where your minibus
will be waiting for you to take you back to Hanoi. Around 20:30 you will arrive in Hanoi.
Overnight in Hanoi.


Day 4: HANOI – DEPARTURE (B)

Have breakfast at hotel
Free at leisure. Transfer to Noi Bai airport for leaving flight (Pick-up time: Please remind guests to be at hotel lobby 03
hours prior to flight). End of services.
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