View: 4886 | Date: 24-08-2014

3 nights in Hanoi Central Park Hotel + 1 night at Mai chau and 1 night in Halong bay

Day 1: Pick up from Noi Bai Aiport hotel, Welcome drink at Hanoi Central Park Hotel, check in, relax by yourself

Day 2: Hanoi- Mai Chau ( breakfast, lunch, dinner) 8:00AM: Guide and car pick you up from Hanoi Central Park Hotel, and head west towards Hoa Binh to have refreshment 10h00: Leave Hoa Binh for Mai Chau Valley, about 2hrs away, stop for snapping pictures. 12h00: Arrive in Mai Chau and have lunch in a family house in the local village. 14h00: Bicycle around the surrounding villages of White Thai Ethnic people. Learn more about their lives and cultures as your guide can help answer any questions. 18h00: Dinner with the family, get a closer look into their real life. Drink “ruou can” (traditional alcohol) with your new family. Sleep a bungalow , private room or homes- stay ( Home-stay)

Day 3: Mai Chau – Hanoi (B,L) The early morning is the most peaceful time to walk around the villages. See women prepare foods on the wooden fire while the sun is rising over the beautiful mountains. 7h30: Breakfast in the village then walk to Mai Chau market then climb to 1000 Step Cave. The cave is breathtaking and so is the view of the area from the entrance of the cave. 12h00: Have lunch in the village before getting on the bus back to Hanoi. 17h00: Back to your hotel. Overnight in Hanoi, check in Hanoi Central Park Hotel hotel

Day 3 : Hanoi – Halong Bay (L,D) 7.45 to 8.15 : You will be picked up from Hanoi Central Park Hotel and have 3 and a half hours drive thourgh Enjoy the peaceful scenery as we travel through the countryside, farmlands and Red River delta. On the way, you will have a short break about 25 minutes to relax and unwind 12.30 :  enjoy welcome drink, crew briefing before checking in cabin. Start cruising and enjoy a Special lunch with Vietnamese Traditional Dishes while the boat slowly slides on romantic waves of the sea to the legendary fishing village. 14.00 : Arrive at floating village, you will have a chance to interact with fisherman as well as know more about actual life of local people. You can spend an hour to kayak  around this area to discover Halong by your own. 15h00: We set sails to head to the sandy beach where emotional feeling erupts at one of the most splendid water world; you can swim and enjoy the seascapes with photos shooting. 18h00: Return to the vessel for free at leisure on your room or on Sun deck, boat anchors at Sung Sot area – the safest place for overnight. 18h30:  It’s a good chance to take part in Vietnamese cooking demonstration which you really enjoy  cooking class 19h30: Enjoy dinner with Vietnamese typical foods. 21h00:   Intermingle with activities on board such as Cuttle fish fishing, games on board, socializing with others. Our bartender serves you the best drink at bar, Overnight on boat.

Day 4 :  Ha Long Bay – Ha Noi (B,L) 6h00: Early morning : Wake up on the bay to the sounds of waves and bird welcoming the new day. You will have an opportunity to view the sunrise over the bay 7h30: Have sunrise breakfast in the absolutely quiet lagoon. 8h30: After breakfast, you will visit one of the most  beautiful and the largest limestone cave in Halong bay call Sung Sot Cave (Surprising Cave). You will be very amazed according to its name.  Then we walk back to the boat for a final glimpse of Halong Bay. 9h15:  Upon arrival ,we check out and settle the bill, spend time relaxing while the Vessel is cruising back to Bai Chay Port, leave your words in the Memory Book. After that, lunch will be served on boat. 12h30: It’s time for us to say goodbye to Halong bay and take shuttle bus back to Hanoi 16h45: Arrive Oriental Central hotel around 5PM, Check in Hanoi Central Park Hotel Day 5: Breakfast, see off to airport.