Best of 8 Days Vietnam Today's Vietnam is a paradox living in the limbo of the old and also the latest. Every day, this resilient S shaped land is wrestling to keep the centuries-old way of theirs of life living while trying to adapt to the modern world. From its early treasures to glitzy skyscrapers, from the tired countryside to the vibrant city life, from bewitching mountainous spectacles to ethereal seascapes, the sheer variety of Vietnam tends to make every trip a rewarding experience. Aside from the backbone 4 H's: Hanoi, Halong Bay, Hoi An, Ho Chi Minh City, the verdant Mekong Delta is also among the best holiday destinations in Vietnam. In the span of 8 days Vietnam, you'll be found a Vietnam through the prism of a local and get to experience the living, breathing masterpiece that she's. Highlights: [*]Explore Hanoi, the 1,000-year-old capital city of Vietnam.[*]Luxury cruise through the thousands of emerald islets of Halong Bay.[*]Discover the Hoi An Ancient Port Town.[*]Relax on some of the best beaches in Asia.[*]Explore the cosmopolitan city of Saigon and the Cu Chi Tunnels.[*]Delve into the Mekong Delta to visit its signature water coconut forests. Day 1: Hanoi Arrival Meals: NA – Accommodation: Hotel in Hanoi Xin Chao! Welcome to Hanoi, the timeless capital of Vietnam. Upon your arrival, the tour guide of ours will transfer you to the hotel of yours within the city center. In the evening, benefit from a city tour visiting several of the primary attractions in Hanoi as Hoan Kiem Lake, Ngoc Son Temple, Hanoi Opera House, and St. Joseph Church. Day 2: Hanoi City Tour Meals: Breakfast – Accommodation: Hotel in Hanoi. As the capital of Vietnam, Hanoi surely has a good many to provide the visitors of its, with its perfectly balanced mix of cultural, historical and natural spectacles. Today you have a full day to explore the capital of Vietnam. Pay a visit to the Ho Chi Minh Complex; beginning with Ho Chi Minh's Mausoleum in the center of monumental Ba Dinh Square which houses the embalmed entire body of the late Vietnam communist leader, followed by the Presidential Palace and Ho Chi Minh's stilt house in the garden at the back, and the neighboring diminutive One Pillar Pagoda - a symbol of Hanoi. A little further southwest is the tranquil Temple of Literature - the first faculty in Vietnam, attractive noiseless contemplation. You will in addition get to explore West Lake, 15km in circumference, addressing a large part of Hanoi and offering colorful Vietnamese life screens with visually designed temples scattered here and there such as Tran Quoc Pagoda and Quan Thanh Temple, fishermen casting their fish rods and nets, as well as Western-oriented cafes & bars. Return the old Quarter right at the center of Hanoi and take a rickshaw drive along its signature tree-shaded streets, mustard yellow French colonial rentals with green shutters, and civic structure landmarks. You will pass by Hoan Kiem Lake, framed by winsome flame trees, along the way. Enjoy an authentic Water Puppet Show, the proudest and most intricate conventional folk art of the nation. Day 3: Hanoi-Ha Long Meal: Breakfast, lunch, dinner – Accommodation: On Cruise Prescribed as one of the world Heritage Site in 1994, Halong Bay is undoubtedly among the best vacation destinations in Vietnam. After getting purchased from your hotel, you will be transferred by van/car to Ha Long Bay at 12:00. Upon arrival in Ha Long Bay, you'll be welcomed aboard and enjoy lunch while weaving through many islands and also islets towering over and reflected from the emerald waters of Halong Bay. After lunch, take a short trek to a nearby summit for an aerial view of the bay peppered with golden sails, and then go on to a peaceful beach for some swimming or kayaking, or just simply return to the ship and also sunbathe on the sundeck, whatever tickles the fancy of yours. Later in the afternoon, pay a visit to a tranquil fishing village to interact with fishermen who have inhabited the bay for nearly three generations. Go back on board and also enjoy a drink on the sun deck while can enjoy drinks while basking in the glorious sunset. Enjoy dinner and stay overnight on the junk. Day 4: Ha Long – Hanoi – Fly to Danang – Hoi An Meal: Breakfast/Brunch – Accommodation: On Cruise Nowadays, you will continue to sail around Ha Long Bay. Get up earlier to join a Tai Chi lesson with other passengers on the sun deck, or just simply take in the gorgeous perspective of limestone islands, charming shorelines, and amazing grottos unfurl right before the eyes of yours. After breakfast, you will visit a dazzling karst grotto then go back to the boat for a final glimpse of Halong Bay's fine spectacle as you cruise to the dock. The tour guide of yours is going to wait for you at the dock and transfer you to the resort in the community center of Hanoi. 12:00 - 16:30: Transfer to Hanoi for your flight to Danang. Upon arrival, your driver and guide will meet up with you and help you move to the hotel of yours in Hoi An. Day 5: Hoi An Meals: Breakfast – Accommodation: Hotel in Hoi An Like Halong Bay, Hoi An old Town is also one of the best holiday destinations in Vietnam, but with a different appeal. Once a significant entrepot in Southeast Asia from the 15th century to 19 century, harboring overseas traders from Arab, Poland, Japan, Nederlands, France, and China, this beautiful quaint town offers a beguiling hotpot of cultures and architectures. In the morning, you will go back in period with a visit to My Son Sanctuary, also known as "the Angkor Wat of Vietnam" - a cultural heritage recognized by UNESCO in 1999. The magnificent capital of the once-thriving Champa Kingdom with multiple Hindu temples devoted to the god Shiva, sadly, has become a bunch of damages because of bombing and age, standing as being a witness to the glorious bygone era. Later on in the afternoon, you are going to take a half-day walking tour through the narrow winding alleyways visiting some well preserved historic sites including Chua Ong Pagoda, Chinese Assembly Halls, the 200 year old Tam Ky ancestral house, and the Japanese Bridge. And then, there'll be time that is free for you to shop or even relax. You are going to stay overnight in Hoi An. Day 6 Hoi An – Fly to Ho Chi Minh City Meals: Breakfast – Accommodation: Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City In the early morning, you will be transferred to Danang Airport on your flight to Ho Chi Minh City. Today's highlight is going to be a city tour to the most prominent landmarks in Ho Chi Minh City. You are going to stop at Saigon Notre Dame Cathedral - established in the late 1880s, followed by a visit to the Old Post Office. Afterwards, you can contemplate Vietnam War exhibits in the War Remnants Museum, and fall by the Independence Palace - symbolizing the reunification of Vietnam. Go to China Town and Ben Thanh Market, where a wide variety of Souvenirs and vietnamese food can be found. Day 7: Saigon – Mekong Delta – Saigon Meals: Breakfast, Lunch – Accommodation: Hotel in Saigon The Mekong Delta, with its exotic h2o civilization and luxuriant fluvial landscapes with sprawling rice paddies, is blooming as among the most effective vacation destinations in Vietnam, guaranteeing you an immersive experience. Our tour guide and also driver will meet up with you at the hotel of yours and take you to Cai Be Floating Market. Have a cruise amongst local barges piled up with fresh produce, pay a call to some local workshops, and enjoy lunch under the great shade of An Binh Island's lush orchards. In the afternoon, hop on a sampan as well as venture into the countryside as well as witness the floating, breathing masterpiece that she's. As you glide through the narrow canals, ingest the tranquillity of the surroundings and also lose yourself within the labyrinth of water arteries, lush orchards, exuberant mangrove vegetation, and velvety rice fields. Stop at a nursery garden to watch local farmers grow their world famous produce. Your cruise ends in Vinh Long. Your driver will be awaiting you at the dock to help you move back to Saigon City center. Day 8 Departure Ho Chi Minh City Meals: Breakfast – Accommodation: NA After breakfast at the resort, you are going to be free until our guide is to choose you up and transfer you to the airport to get your scheduled flight. Your exploration of the best vacation destinations in Vietnam ends with these. Thank you and bon voyage! [*]IncludedHotel in twin/double sharing room basis with daily breakfastTransfer by air-conditioned private carMeal as mentionedEntrance fees, boat trips and excursionsExcellent English speaking guideDomestic flight ticket[*]Not IncludedTravel InsuranceInternational air ticketsDrinks, Tipping,VisaPersonal expensesOthers not mentioned nor specified above Contact TOP VIETNAM TRAVEL for best price of 8 Day Vietnam tour.