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Charming Central Vietnam Tour | Duration: 6 DAYS

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Introduction

Vietnam is a beautiful country with friendly people and many World Heritages which are recognized by UNESCO. Central Vietnam brings three World Heritages. Come to Hue, Hoi An and My Son Holly Land to discover by yourself three World Heritages and get deeply cultural values. You also have chance to experience a taste of local life in Hoi An countryside. Apart from that, Phong Nha caves are in the list of new World Heritage, which will give you more wonderful feeling about the creation of natural making. Let join our Charming Central Vietnam Tour to enjoy beauties of old capital city, World Heritages, rural areas and history sites together with meeting friendly people and taste special foods.

Day 1: Welcome to Da Nang – Explore Hoi An Ancient Town. O/n in Hoi An

Day 2: Discover Hoi An countryside – My Son Holly Land . O/n in Hoi An  

Day 3: Hoi An – Transfer to Hue. O/n in Hue

Day 4: Hue city tour – Transfer to Phong Nha. O/n in Phong Nha

Day 5: Explore Paradise & Dark Cave. O/n in Phong Nha

Day 6: Discover Phong Nha Cave – Bong Lai Valley – Dong Hoi departure.

Day 1: Welcome to Da Nang – Transfer to Hoi An  Explore Hoi An Ancient Town. O/n in Hoi An

PM: On arrival at noon, you will be greeted at the Da Nang International Airport and transfer to have lunch at restaurant. After lunch, you will head to Hoi An. Arrive Hoi An, you will take a walking tour to visit the World Cultural Heritage Site in Hoi An Ancient Town, the busiest purchasing centre and port authority in the past to discover the unique combination of Oriental architecture including Chinese and Japanese style, as well as style of antique European architecture. These famous buildings are Japanese Covered Bridge, Tan Ky Ancient House with 200 years old, or Hoi Quan Phuc Kien Pagoda with building style of Chinese or Pottery Museum. Hoi An is famous for ancient houses and lanterns which creates its own enchanting beauty. Check in hotel. Free to have dinner and enjoy the balance of the evening to explore Hoi An on your own. This ancient town seems brighter than at night with colorful lanterns along streets and shops, especially on 15th of lunar calendar every month you can see its most magnificent screen than ever. Overnight at hotel.

Day 2: Discover Hoi An countryside – My Son Holly Land. O/n in Hoi An

AM: Our guide welcomes you at the hotel in Hoi An in the morning and then get on boat to learn fishing for more experience with the instruction of the local people. Especially, you will practice by yourselves how to catch fish, how to catch the net into the river… Get on your car and transfer to visit green Bay Mau water coconut forest; it’s a chance to row the basket boat to enjoy the tranquil atmosphere admire the revolutionary base of Hoi An in the past and use fishing tools to fish the field crab. Then you continue to ride bicycle for visiting Tra Que Vegetable Village through peaceful villages and enjoy the beauty of countryside surrounding Hoi An.Have lunch at local family.

PM: After lunch, you will make a half day to visit My Son Holly Land – the masterpiece of ancient Cham people. Here you have more chance to learn about the rich culture and art of ancient Champa Kingdom in glorious time and to enjoy traditional music show performed by Cham girls in their custom uniform. Back Hoi An. Free to have your own dinner. Overnight in hotel.

Day 3: Hoi An – Transfer to Hue. O/n in Hue

AM: Have breakfast at your hotel. This morning, you will leave Hoi An for Hue city. On the way, you will visit Marble Mountains which was named after the ancient oriental philosophy including 5 elements creating universe: metal, wood, water, fire and earth. Reaching here, you will see the systems of caves and tunnels which were used as a very important base for Vietnam Revolutionary. Next, you will visit Cham Museum in Da Nang where displays the whole culture and collections of Cham people in Vietnam to feel about legend stories of glorious stage of ancient Champa Kingdom and to enjoy its simple and elegant patterns. Then continue your journey to Hue with stopover to survey the nice view of Hai Van Pass for wonderful sight-seeing and Lang Co beach, the most beautiful beach of Asia. Arrive Hue, have late lunch at restaurant.

PM: This afternoon, you will explore Nguyen Emperors’ Mausoleum, choose one of them with Minh Mang or Khai Dinh or Tu Duc tomb for get some experiences of the place where the famous Emperors in Nguyen Reign were buried and slept forever. If the tomb of Tu Duc is also harmonious with natural surroundings, the tomb of Khai Dinh is magnificent, tomb of Minh Mang is the combination of natural features and approaches the level of unity of the elements. Check in hotel. Free to have your own dinner. At night, you have have free time to wander around Hue for more exploration by wandering along Truong Tien Bridge with colorful lights or shopping at souvenir shops. Overnight at hotel.

Day 4: Hue City Tour – Transfer to Phong Nha. O/n in Phong Nha

AM: Have breakfast at hotel. This morning, you will walk to the boat pier for making a boat trip on Perfume River to enjoy a tranquil atmosphere and beautiful scenes along two sides of banks’ river and stop to visit Thien Mu Pagoda – one of the oldest and prettiest religious buildings in Hue and Vietnam. Then you go on visiting the Imperial City (Citadel) was the place where Nguyen Dynasty’s Emperor and royal family worked and lived from year 1802 to 1945 including many palaces and architectures and surrounding: Noon Gate, Thai Hoa Palace, Purple Forbidden City, Nine Dynastic Urns, The Temple… Have lunch at garden restaurant.

PM: After lunch, you leave Hue for Phong Nha in Quang Binh Province through Highway on the distance of more than 200km. Arrive Phong Nha, check in hotel. Free to relax and have your own dinner. Overnight at hotel.

Day 5: Explore Paradise & Dark Caves. O/n in Phong Nha (BL)

AM: Have breakfast at hotel. This morning our guide and driver will pick you up at your hotel and transfer you to visit Paradise cave which named Thien Duong in Vietnamese. It is the largest dry cave in Asia and one of the most beautiful caves in the world with 31 kilometres in length. Steps by steps inside the cave, you will marvel at its vastness with many magical stalacties and stalacmites. To reach the gate of cave you need to have golf transfer through the old forest where you have opportunity to see valuable trees. Have lunch at restaurant.

PM: After lunch, you will explore Dark Cave, a special cave for adventure seekers. To go to the entrance of this cave, you will take 400m Zipline through Chay river from Zipline tower, enjoy the deep beauty of the river’s blue color and catch the nice view of surrounding mountains. As its name, there is only darkness inside the cave, but with flash light, you will enjoy a real exploration of nature and get the wonderful experiences. In addition, this cave also offer variety of interesting activities for you to try including nature mud bathing, swimming, kayaking and water games. Back your hotel. Free to have your own dinner. Then is your free time to stroll around and experience the peaceful life of the village. Overnight at hotel.

Day 6: Discover Phong Nha Cave – Bong Lai Valley – Dong Hoi Departure

AM: Have breakfast at your hotel. This morning you will take a boat trip along Son River to discover Phong Nha Caves, the longest wet cave in the world with the large subterranean river system running through the cave. Here is the chance to discover the nature beauty of stalactites and limestone formations in different shapes creating the wonderful sights. Have lunch at the restaurant.

PM: After lunch, you spend your rest time to drivethrough charming countryside to Bong Lai valley, a fantastic place to explore rustic rural life. This valley offers lovely views of farmland, the river valley and green hills with many interesting sites such as Duck Stop where you can see the ducks farm, feed them or ride water buffalo through rice fields as the daily route of the real farmer’s activities; Wild Boar Eco Farm with Bong Lai Swing Adventure where you can sit on a swing or hammock and enjoy breaktaking view of the endless nature surroundings when play them as an adventure here, great spot for impressive photos. We included some light food for you, but the optional is at Pub with Cold Beer where served cold beer with some delicious fresh food from the farm in a rural setting. Then, depending on your departure flight time or train you’ll be dropped off at Dong Hoi Airport or Train Station. End of tour “Goodbye , thank you and see you again”.

Unit: USD/ Person

Size of group

1 person

2 persons

4 persons

6 persons

8 persons

Single supplement

Hotel 2 **

988

569

449

393

365

103

Hotel 3 ***

1068

609

489

433

405

143

Hotel 4 ****

1134

642

522

466

438

176

Hotel 5 *****

1472

811

690

635

607

345

 

What’s included:

  • Transportation
  • Professional and friendly English speaking guide
  • Meals: 5 breakfasts and 6 lunches: Asian set menu (we can offer vegetarian food, halal food or any special dietaries supplied on request. Simply let our sales team know the food option that you prefer)
  • All entrance fees at mentioned sites in the tour itinerary
  • Hotels with good location, comfortable and well-equipped rooms
  • Additional services: Bikes, Boat, Basket boat, Golf car, Zipline, Kayak, Mud bath, Buffalo ride

What’s excluded:

  • International flight tickets
  • Tips for tour guide and driver
  • Insurance
  • Personal expenses

Notes:

  • These prices are for private tours
  • Price for 1 pax is already included hotel single supplement
  • Hotel:  Twin/Double shared room
  • Belongings to bring: Sun-glasses, hat, towels, sun cream, raincoat or umbrella, good shoes and camera.

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