DAYS, PEOPLE OF RED RIVER DETLA
1: HANOI -MAICHAU(L,D)
Drive to Maichau. Visit the Ho Chi Minh trail
Museum at Ba La Bong Do en route (closed on
Monday ). Continue our way to Mai Chau
patchwork of rice paddies, farms and stilt
houses, and mountain. Visit
local tribal village of Poomcong.
This afternoon we spend time walking out of Mai
Chay Valley.Enjoy a boat excursion on Ma River
and have pleasant encounter with friendly
tribal people. We walks amongst the
verdant villages and sample the local culture
and the beautiful natural setting
Tonight we stay at Tai minority people. The
homestay is simple but the experience is
DAY 2: NINH BINH -
KENHGA - CUC PHUONG NATIONAL PARK (B,L,D)
to Ninhbinh through rice fields and villages,
river and limestone mountains to Nhoquan. The
area is also one of astounding natural beauty
with limestone peaks whose splendor is often
said to surpass that of Ha Long Bay. It is true
that this area is often referred to as the Ha
Long Bay on land. We visit Kenhga floating
villages and enjoy the peaceful life of local
people living in the hidden
corner of Red River Delta. Afternoon
Cuchuong national park and go for pleasant walk
through the lush of vegetation of rain forest.
Diner and overnight in Cucphuong national park.
DAY 3: CUCPHUONG -
Breakfast at the national park lodge
Walk to visit the big tree & tall tree (century
tree) butterfly museum and look out for a
stuning view over the park.
Drive to Ninhbinh and proceed to
Tamcoc where we embark on river sampan for a 3 hour cruise
along the NgoDong River flowing peacefully between 2
spectacular limestone mountain ranges. Enjoy the
wonders of nature. Feel the peace and calmness
of the region. Overnight at hotel in Tamcoc.
DAY 4: TAMCOC - RED
RIVER DELTA - HALONG BAY (B,L,D)
Drive to Halong bay through the lush of Red River
vegetation to visit Keo Pagoda with
its beautiful bell tower set in an quiete area in
rural village. Visit Phominh tower in Namdinh.
Continue our way to Halong bay. Arrival Halong
bay pier and
check-in registration, board our boat for a
stunning cruise amongst towering limestone
backdrop while enjoying lunch on board . The
cruise will take you by exotic islets with
shapes of Dog, Incense Urn, Sail, Fighting Cocks,
which are naturally formed by process of erosion
between the see water and lime ston mountains.
Arrive Surprise Cave and explore the by bay
kayak, paddle to Luon cave, this cave is a
natural tunnel thrusts through a mountain's foot
and leads to an exotic lagoon surrounded by
mountains covered by by dense junle. Seafood
dinner and optional night paddle. Overnight on
(twin A.C cabin).
DAY 5: HALONG BAY - HANOI JUNK
Breakfast on board
Our boat once again sets sail through
breathtaking secluded Halong bay
A new day wake you up with joys and emotions in
an early morning for watching sunrise on sea.
Enjoy break fast and continue exploration. Visit
Luon cave and Tortoise, Man's head Lunch
on board before returning to the wharf.
12h00 : Back to Halong wharf and disembark.
Transfer back to Hanoi. Arrival Hanoi by 5pm and
transfer to your hotel. Overnight at hotel in
DAY 6: DEPARTURE(B)
Transfer to airport for the departure
in twin/double share rooms with air-condition and private
ü All transportation and transfers
as stated in the program (B=Breakfast, L=Lunch,
Tours with English speaking guide
fees, row boat,
airfare& airport taxes
ü Travel insurance
ü Visa and visa arrangement
compulsory gala dinners during festive seasons and
surcharges (which will be advised at time of
Tips & gratuities