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Northern Vietnam Itinerary | Ha Noi – Ha Long – Ninh Binh – Mai Chau – Pu Luong | 7 days 6 night 2024 Travel package
Pu Luong tour and other destinations - Inside Northern Vietnam Itinerary-7 days of exhilaration

2024 Northern Vietnam itinerary tour package is the combination of Ha Noi, Ha Long, Ninh Binh, Pu Luong tour, and Mai Chau is an excellent tour for discovering the diverse beauty of Northern Vietnam. Hanoi Capital is over 1000 historic years of Vietnam. Ha Long is a stunning and renowned destination, while Ninh Binh offers insight into the country's culture and history through its historical sites. Trekking through Pu Luong Nature Reserve via the villages provides an opportunity to immerse yourself in the local Thai minority culture, observe daily life, and appreciate the rice fields and terraces. Cycling in Mai Chau valley is an exhilarating experience and allows you to appreciate the stunning natural beauty of the area.

  • Travel style          Daily Departure, Small Group ,  private tour 

  • Travel theme       Cruise, homestay Trekking, , cycling , nature, rice terraces and rice fields, waterfall 

  • Destinations        Hanoi,  Ha Long, Ninh Binh, Mai Chau, Pu Luong

7-day  northern Vietnam itinerary tour package through Northern Vietnam to discover well-chosen, beautiful places. Full range of activities included: kayaking, trekking, cycling, exploring the bay, experiencing nature, and admiring rice fields.

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Our tour guide is fluent in English and is highly knowledgeable about the destinations we visit. Upon request, we can also provide tour guides who speak other languages.
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We provide all essential services including land transfers, tickets, meals, and tour guides. Only personal expenses and tips are excluded.

Note* This order of the destinations ( Ha Noi - Ha Long Bay and Lan Ha Bay - Ninh Binh - Mai Chau - Pu Luong tour ) can be rearranged as follows:  Hanoi - Mai Chau - Pu Luong - Ninh Binh - Ha Long Bay and Lan Ha Bay .Therefore, Travelers can then take an afternoon flight after concluding the tour of Ha Long and Lan Ha Bay if they prefer it. 

Breakfast ( B ), Lunch ( L ), Dinner ( D ) 

DAY 1 : HA HOI CITY TOUR ( L )


DAY 1 : HA HOI CITY TOUR


Morning

8:30 : Tran Quoc Pagoda - West Lake

The bus/car and tour guide will pick you up from hotel in old quarter about 8 AM, driving to Tran Quoc Pagoda is located on an island east of West Lake (Tay Ho District), with 1500-year history, which is considered to be the oldest in Thang Long-Hanoi.

It was the Buddhist center of Thang Long citadel in the Ly and Tran dynasties. With its historical and architectural values, Tran Quoc pagoda is famous for its sacred Buddha land, which attracts many Buddhists and visitors to Vietnam.

Tran-Quoc-Pagoda-in-Hanoi

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9:30 : Ho Chi Minh complex

Visitor to Ho Chi Minh complex ( Ho Chi Minh mausoleum, the presidential palace, house on stilts the final resting place of Uncle Ho, where He lived and worked from 1954- 1969).

11:00 : Vietnam Museum of Ethnology


This is the most recent yet probably the largest and undoubtedly the most interesting Museums in Ha Noi and Viet Nam. There are both indoors and outdoors section, while the in – housed exhibition is particularly informative,

the outdoors display and activities make the museum stand out from the rest. There are a number of houses modeling after the traditional architecture of ethnic minorities, especially those who live in Northern and Central highlands.

12:30 : Lunch Time


 

Afternoon

 

14:00 : The temple of literature ( The first university in Vietnam)

Being an ancient school of Thang Long and the first university in Vietnam, Temple of Literature is acknowledged as an ancient historical-cultural heritage which gives tourists deeper understanding about Hanoi -  years of culture and tradition.

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15:00 : Hoa Lo Prison


It were built in 1899. The French kept mainly political prisoners here along with those awaiting sentencing at the nearby Court of Justice, also where American pilots who had been shot down and captured were kept as prisoners of war.

The pilots called it, sarcastically, the “Hanoi Hilton.” John McCain was held here at various times during his five and a half years as a POW. 

16:00 : Clients will choose 2 options : Cooking class or watch water puppet show in Thang Long theater . After that, drop of customers at hotel 


At night

Free to have your own dinner and free to explore Hanoi by night

Overnight in Ha Noi. The hotel is included in the tour. 


DAY 2 : HA HOI - HA LONG AND LAN HA BAY - ON CRUISE ( B, L, D )


DAY 2 : HA HOI - HA LONG - ON CRUISE


Morning

8:00-8:30: To start northern Vietnam itinerary 6 day tour, we will pick you up from Hanoi's Old Quarter to begin the journey to Ha Long


11:30: Upon arriving at Tuan Chau port, you will board a transfer boat that will take you to the cruise. Once onboard, you can enjoy a welcome drink and check-in to your accommodation.



12:30: Enjoy a delicious lunch and embark on a special and unique cruise that takes you through two breathtaking areas of Ha Long - Lan Ha Bay.


 

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Afternoon

 

14:30: The boat will take you on a scenic journey through the Gia Luan area, Thoi Quyt island, Ke Ga, and Finger - some of the most beautiful islands located in the southeast of Ha Long Bay and Lan Ha Bay..

16:00: You will have the opportunity to kayak and swim in the picturesque and enchanting Tra Bau Fishing Village area. Here, you can paddle your kayak to catch Snail Da and Ha Da while surrounded by the breathtaking limestone mountains of Lan Ha Bay.


17:00: After kayaking and swimming in the Tra Bau Fishing Village area, you will return to the Cruise to take part in two activities: the Sunset Party and relaxing in the Jacuzzi pool. During this time, guests can enjoy a relaxing moment while sipping a cup of traditional Vietnamese tea or coffee, indulging in fresh fruit on the Sundeck, and watching the gentle and peaceful sunset.


At night


19:30: Enjoy a delectable dinner and then have free time to unwind. You can relax, go squid fishing, or watch a movie at the restaurant.


DAY 3 : HA LONG - LAN HA BAY - NINH BINH ( B, L, D )

DAY 3 : HA LONG - LAN HA BAY - NINH BINH - MUA CAVE

Morning

6:00: Start your day with a Tai Chi exercise on the deck, while enjoying the stunning views of the surroundings. If the weather is favorable, you can also soak up the sun and watch the sunrise on the sundeck.


7:00: Breakfast is served at the restaurant.


8:30: You will visit the Bright Cave and Dark Cave, which are unique caves in Lan Ha Bay and can be explored by taking a traditional bamboo boat.


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9:30: Return to the cruise and sail back to Ha Long.


10:00 Indulge in an early lunch and bid farewell to the hospitable crew of the cruise.


11:30: Return to the wharf, concluding the 2-day, 1-night Ha Long-Lan Ha Bay Cruise tour with lots of good memories


12:00 : Arrive back at Tuan Chau harbor and the driver will provide you with transportation to Ninh Binh.


 

Afternoon

 

16:00: Arrive at your accommodation in Trang An, Ninh Binh and check in.


Visit Hang Mua, also known as Mua Caves, which is one of the most popular tourist attractions in Ninh Binh. Located near Hanoi, Ninh Binh is surrounded by beautiful karst landscapes and offers many stunning spots to explore. Trang An Scenic Complex is particularly popular, and Hang Mua is a must-see attraction within the complex. To reach the peak of the mountain, visitors must climb around 500 steps on two peaks. The highest peak, called Lying Dragon Mountain (Nui Ngoa Long), features a stone statue of Quan Am and offers breathtaking views of the surrounding area. Don't miss out on this incredible attraction during your trip to Ninh Binh.


Hang Mua 7


At night

19:00 : Enjoy a delicious dinner featuring local cuisine and spend the night in a private room in Ninh Binh.


DAY 4 : NINH BINH - MAI CHAU ( B, L, D )

DAY 4 : TRANG AN BOAT TRIP - MAI CHAU VALLEY
Morning

7:30: Have breakfast and this is the third day of northern Vietnam itinerary 6 day travel package


8h30: The Trang An boat tour is undeniably the most popular tourist attraction in Ninh Binh Province, drawing visitors from all corners of the world. This serene boat ride allows one to appreciate the caves and temples nestled amidst picturesque limestone mountains rising from the water, making for a breathtakingly beautiful setting that captivates the hearts of many.



Pu Luong Nature reserve and Ninh Binh


12:00: Time for Lunch
 
Afternoon 13:30: Visit Hoa Lu Ancient Capital, which served as Vietnam's capital in the 10th and 11th centuries, is a place of great historical significance where the Vietnamese people venerated the Ding and Le Kings.

14:30 : Depart from Ninh Binh to Mai Chau ( 120kms )
18:00  Embark on a journey from Ninh Binh to Mai Chau, a distance of 120 kilometers. At night

Take some time to rest and relax after your arrival in Mai Chau. Later, savor some local delicacies for dinner and immerse yourself in the natural surroundings. Enjoy some free time to explore and acquaint yourself with the beauty of the area
, prepare for Pu Luong Tour tomorrow

DAY 5 : MAI CHAU - PU LUONG ( B, L, D )

DAY 5 :  MAI CHAU - CYCLING
Morning

8:00 Breakfast time and start mai chau tour.

8:30 Experience the tranquility of cycling through the Thai ethnic group villages, breathing in the fresh air, and taking in the scenic views of lush rice fields and serene village life set against a backdrop of majestic mountains. This remarkable journey takes place in Mai Chau, located 150 kilometers Northwest of Hanoi, nestled in a spectacular valley. The valley is home to the White Thai minority group, believed to have distant ancestral ties to tribes in Thailand, Laos, and China, and comprises of a picturesque collection of villages, farms, and traditional huts. 

Pu Luong Nature reserve


12:00 Time for lunch

Afternoon 

13:00 : Leave Mai chau to go to Go to Pu Luong nature reserve
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14:30 : Check in and short rest  

15:30 Trekking some local villages in Pu Luong wich is is an incredible experience, taking you through picturesque rice terraces, dense forests, and charming ethnic villages. As you traverse scenic trails, you'll be enchanted by the pristine beauty of this hidden gem in Vietnam. With its serene landscapes and the warm hospitality of its local communities, Pu Luong is a must-visit destination for nature lovers and cultural enthusiasts, offering an affordable and immersive adventure.

19:00 Enjoy dinner and spend the night in Pu Luong

Pu Luong Nature reserve
DAY 6 : PU LUONG NATURE RESERVE - FULL DAY ( B, L, D )


DAY 6 : FULL DAY PU LUONG NATURE RESERVE
Morning 

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Walking to discover the hidden Hieu Waterfall on this pu luong tour, nestled within the Pu Luong Nature Reserve tour, With an abundance of limestone mountains and unspoiled forests, the area offers a refreshing and cool climate all year round. After exploring the waterfall, savor a delicious lunch at a nearby homestay.

Nice waterfall in Pu Luong village Thanh Hoa province northern Vietnam


Afternoon
Continue the trip to explore northern Vietnam itinerary in 7 day.  Experience an easy trek that will take you through picturesque landscapes to enjoy a unique bamboo rafting experience. As you make your way through the natural wonders of the region, you'll also have the chance to observe the giant water wheels that are a feature of the area's traditional agricultural practices

waterwheel Pu Luong


Dinner time and relax , 2nd overnight in Pu Luong 


DAY 7 : PU LUONG - HA NOI ( B, L, )

DAY 7: PU LUONG CAVE - TREKKING - HA NOI

Morning

8:00 Time for breakfast 

Embark on a 6-kilometer 3 hours trek inside the Pu Luong Nature Reserve, following trails suitable for all. Pass through small roads snaking through rice terraces, visit remote rural villages of the Black Thai minority, and gain insights into the local way of life. Explore the magnificent Kho Muong local Cave, the largest natural unspoiled cave in Pu Luong, and marvel at its breathtaking beauty. Afterward, return to your accommodation for a well-deserved lunch.


Pu Luong Nature reserve


Afternoon 

13:30 - 18:30  Bid farewell to Mai Chau and head back to Hanoi. Drop off at the hotel marks the end of the tour. Thank you for choosing our service, and we hope you had a wonderful experience exploring the beauty of northern Vietnam itinerary 6 day.



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  • Private tour 
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  • Full participation in various activities as per the itinerary.
  • Complimentary water during your tours.
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