Vietnam has a long-lasting history with over four thousand years. There are 54 ethnic groups living in this country. Vietnam is known not only for its hardworking, kind, friendly and hospitable people but a rising up tourist destination in Southeast Asia due to breathtaking scenery such as hills, alleys, majestic mountains in the north and long coastline white sand beaches in the south. Sapa, Hanoi capital, Halong Bay, Hoi An ancient town, Hue ancient capital, Da Nang or Ho Chi Minh city are among popular destinations which attract the most foreign tourists. So, in order to help you have a beautiful Vietnam Travel from Hawaii (United States), Premium Travel Vietnam (PTV) organizes Vietnam Tours from Hawaii.
VIETNAM TOUR PACKAGE FROM HAWAII ITINERARY:
Day 1: Hanoi Arrival
Our Vietnam Tours from Hawaii begins with the warm welcome to Vietnam so upon coming to Noi Bai Airport, the tour guide and driver from Premium Travel Vietnam (PTV) will come to meet you up at the airport. Then, we directly transfer you to the hotel in city center for check in. You can relax after a long flight, the rest of the day is on your own.
Day 2: Hanoi city tour
Vietnam Tours from Hawaii begins with Hanoi city discovery. Thus, our highlights today are Presidential Palace, Ho Chi Minh Complex, One Pillar Pagoda, Ho Chi Minh Museum, Temple of Literature built in twelfth century to teach royals about Confucius’ ideas. As you finish, the guide will take you to a local restaurant for you to taste some of Hanoi’s cuisines.
In the afternoon, we continue visiting Quan Thanh Temple and Tran Quoc Pagoda. They are one of oldest pagodas in Hanoi. In the old days, we used for festivals, full moon and Tet Festivals for royal families and members.
Later, we will go to Hanoi Old Quarters for cycle ride to witness the rich culture and daily life of Hanoians. Take a walk to Hoan Kiem Lake and listen to story of your tour guide as well as enjoy Water Puppet show in the theatre.
Finishing the day is to go back to the hotel.
Day 3: Hanoi – Halong Bay
Another day has come, our Vietnam Tours from Hawaii will come to pick you up then transfer you to Halong Bay. We might stop for a break time on half way for a refreshment. During the trip ( 4 hours ), you can sightseeing the peaceful countryside scenery before we arrive at Ha Long bay port around noon time.
Let’s enjoy a welcome drink when you aboard the cruise for check in procedures. The cruise team will serve you a sumptuous lunch with fresh seafood meal while our cruise slowly sails into Halong Bay – spectacular place in Vietnam.
In the afternoon, we will take you to tour Halong Bay to view thousands of islands and islets with magnificent caves and grottoes inside the islands. Therefore, let’s admire fantastic stalactites and stalagmites like germs and listening to the legends of the Dragons in the area. In addition, you can have a chance to visit a floating village, or going for kayaking (on your own expense, upon request at Cruise’s reception).
In the evening, you can watch the sunset and enjoy dinner on Cruise, socialize with other guests or join evening activities such as squid fishing.
Day 4: Halong Discovery
In the morning, let’s refresh your body and soul with a Tai Chi martial art lesson on the sundeck. This is an interesting part in our Vietnam Holiday from Hawaii. Then later on, we continue to sightseeing tour with some highlights such as Fighting Dog islet, Fighting Cock, Incense Burner Islet, Amazing Cave and Ti Top Island.
Around noon, we will return to prier, and disembark the Cruise & say farewell to all crew member,
Our driver will come to collect you for another 4 driving back to Hanoi Airport for domestic flight to Hue city.
On arrival in Hue City, meeting our guide and then we transfer to your hotel for check in. The rest of the day is at your leisure. You can enjoy your dinner in the hotel or go to city center for a stroll.
Overnight in Hue.
Day 5: Hue city tour
Being the ancient capital, Hue is surrounded with ancient tombs of emperors’ splendor in the past. Nowadays, Hue is peaceful green city, a rather small city but enough to be interesting.
Another day has come to another land and our Vietnam Tours from Hawaii starts off with a Dragon Boat ride on the romantic Perfume River heading out for the charming Lady Pagoda (Thien Mu Pagoda). Hence, the 500 year old pagoda is the holy place for Hue who come to pray and practice Buddism. This is the living for Buddist monks and novices as well.
From here, we then head off to Hue Imperial city – the home of the Nguyen Dynasty for almost 145 years (1802 to 1945). Hence, this is a large fortified rampart 2 km square and ringed by a moat taking its water from the Perfume River. This enclosure consists of 3 walled cities within each other: the Citadel, the Imperial City, and the Purple Forbidden City. They are all impressive in size and contain lot of historical value of Hue.
Reaching here, we then stroll around this huge complex and pay a visit to Noon gate, Thai Hoa Palace, Royal Theatre and Truong Sanh Residence…You will know more the life of the royal family in the past.
Next, enjoy lunch in the local restaurant before we are going to King Khai Dinh’s and King Tu Duc’s Tombs. They are typical of Oriental architectures and reflected hidden Confucus’ ideas.
Eventually, we come to visit Dong Ba Market.
Day 6: Hue – Hoi An ancient town
Leaving Hue old capital behind, we today proceed our Vietnam Travel Package from Hawaii to Hoi An ancient town – a charming beautiful town by the Thu Bon river, a little VENICE of Vietnam. So, this is the town of lanterns and tranquil historic former trading port that will bear in your mind.
We will follow the Highway and pass through rustic villages, lakes, rice paddy fields and lagoons…We then have a coffee break by the Lagoon before we go up Hai Van pass (the Pass of the Ocean Clouds). Hence, the pass has many stunning view and snaking pathway with rocky mountain on one side and beautiful view of Da Nang city on the other. We might stop for you to have picturesque photos of the region.
Next, we pass by coastal city of Da Nang before heading to Hoi An. On arrival, we will come and check in hotel.
Overnight in Hoi An, you can have some free time in the evening looking around Hoi An town by night or having dinner on a riverside restaurant facing waterway.
Day 7: My Son Sanctuary – Hoi An city tour
Today, our Vietnam Tours from Hawaii moves on with sightseeing My Son Sanctuary in the morning. So, My Son was also a political centre and a royal burial ground for Champa Kings and the complex consists of more than 70 structures devoted to Hindu Gods and Goddesses.
Back to the old days, My Son was the sacred site for the Cham people who came to give offerings to Hindu Gods and they prayed for well being, prosperity, good luck and good crops.
On arrival in My Son Sanctuary, we will get transfer by golf cart and then visit some of the main groups of My Son such as: B, C, D, G, E, F and H. So, we will stroll around and enjoy breathtaking landscape of mountains in My Son and admire remarkable talents and skills of Cham people.
Later, you can enjoy Cham dance show in the theatre with the most featured part named Apsara and you will understand more about Cham Culture.
Heading back to hoi An, we will enjoy lunch in a local restaurant and then following we then sightseeing Hoi An ancient town. Our highlights will be Japanese covered Bridge that is symbol of Hoi An people. Next,we pay a visit to Chinese Assembly Halls then Tan Ky Old House. We also tour Hoi An market to taste the breathing of Hoi An local life. End the day is to go back to the hotel.
Day 8: Free day in Hoi An
Today is your free day in Hoi An, you can cycle to the beach or you can join cooking class to know more of Hoi An’s cuisines.
Day 9: Fly to Ho Chi Minh
In the morning, enjoy breakfast at your hotel and then wait for driver to come to pick up for Da Nang airport for flight to Ho Chi Minh city.
On arrival, the guide will come to pick you up and then transfer to your hotel in city center. The rest of the day is at your leisure.
Day 10: Ho Chi Minh city tour
Starting off the day, we will sightseeing Notre Dame Cathedral in city center. So, this is the remarkable building of the city and was built for Catholic followers in Saigon in 1960’s.
Next, we then go to explore the city’s Central Post Office – one of rememberance of the French during their colonial times in Vietnam.
Aferward, we will go to War Remnants Museum which displays all pictures, all military equipment, all history of Vietnam in the war. After visiting this museum, you can share and sympathize with Vietnamese people in the fight for our freedom and independence.
Have lunch in a local restaurant.
In the afternoon, we will head to Ben Thanh Market and the Jade Emperor Pagoda. They are really worth a visit.
Finally, we go to Thien Hau Pagoda – an atmospheric temple that pays homage to the Goddess of the Sea.
Day 11: Cu Chi Tunnels
Continue our Vietnam Tours from Hawaii, at the beginning the day, we head off to one of the most popular tourist destinations in southern Vietnam – Cu Chi Tunnels. Thus, the complex lies in the Cu Chi District and has a network of tunnels spanning 121 km underground around the area.
The tunnels are a remnant of the country’s war built by Viet Cong as the place to hide out from bombings, artillery shells and attacks…Therefore, Cu Chi Tunnels were the typical example of the Vietnamese people during our struggle for independence and the freedom of the nation.
On arrival, let’s watch documentary movie to know more history of the place. Following that you will crawl through the tunnels to see how soldiers were able to live almost entirely underground in many years.
Ending the trip is to go back to Ho Chi Minh city.
Day 12: Mekong Delta Full Day
This morning, we will start our Vietnam Travel Package from Hawaii down to Mekong Delta (Cai Be – Vinh Long). This beautiful trip gives you a sense of Vietnam countryside, as you can see the green paddy fields stretching towards the horizontal.
Arrive in Cai Be town, you will board a local motorized boat taking you to the floating market. Hence, you have a great chance to know more the daily life of the locals.
Next,we will come to a local family business to see how the locals make crispy rice cake (served with hot tea) and you can buy some coconut candy and handcrafted items for your friends or families.
Then the tour goes on to An Binh Island – fresh fruit orchards for the whole year. On the way , you can view the sightseeing two sides of the Mekong river and find out how the life of the local people.
Enjoy lunch with some of the local’s specialties.
In the afternoon, we will take a small row boat to go through a maze of shadow canals to enjoy the fresh air and wonderful water coconut tree landscapes. After that, we will ride bicycles (optional) and roaming through a village about 20 minutes to enjoy the quiet and peaceful view of villages.
End the day, we transfer you to Can Tho city and stay overnight there.
Day 13: Can Tho city Sightseeing
As the sunrise comes up, we go the dock and jump on a motorboat along the river to reach Cai Rang Floating Market. A beautiful and bustling scenes come out in front of your eyes as dozens of boats are laden with fruits, vegetables, and fish from all over the Mekong Delta, jostling for trade.
Return back to the city, we then visit Can Tho Museum where you learn all about the peaceful coexistence of different ethnic groups in this region.
Then, we will be arriving in Binh Thuy Ancient House, a place of worship for the Duong family in the past. It is an outstanding example of Western and Eastern architectural elements.
Afterward, we will drive you back to Ho Chi Minh City.
Day 14: Airport Departure
Wait for our guide and driver who come to pick you up to Tan Son Nhat Airport for International Departure Flight back home. Then our Vietnam Tours from Hawaii is coming to an end here, Premium Travel Vietnam wish you had wonderful time and sweet memories with us.
HOW DO YOU ENJOY VIETNAM TRAVEL PACKAGE FROM HAWAII?
Participating with Premium Travel Vietnam in this Vietnam Tours from Hawaii, we will provide you with the best Vietnam Highlight Tour. So, you have a chance to explore some of the country’s highlights such as Halong Bay,Hue, Hoi An, Ho Chi Minh and Mekong Delta. It is all about rich culture of Vietnam with friendly people, amazing sceneries, marvellous food and specific traditional customs. This trip is private and can be customized at your request.
VIETNAM HOLIDAY FROM HAWAII Price?
|– Private car/bus/mini van with air conditioning– Experienced driver
– English speaking guide
– Entrance ticket
– Cold water and wet tissue
|– Travel insurance– Other expenses
– Soft drinks and beverages
– Tips and gratuities
|Things to bring
|-Fully charged camera; Sun cream; Climbing shoes; Caps/hats; Sun glasses; Insect spray; Shoulder covers
|Vietnam is a tropical country so it is pretty cool between November to February. From March till the rest of the year, it is usually hot and humid. So the best time is in January, February, March.
- This Vietnam Holiday from Hawaii departs from either Ho Chi Minh city (Saigon) or Hanoi city in Vietnam.
- FOC for children under 5 years old
- 50% charge for children from 6 to 12 years old
- Full charge as adults for children over 12 years old
HOW TO PLAN VIETNAM TRAVEL FROM HAWAII?
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