Day 1: Hanoi Arrival
Picked up from the airport and transferred to hotel for a welcome dinner.
Day 2: Full Day Hanoi City Tour
Visit a number of historical sites in Hanoi on a full day city tour.
Day 3: Hanoi – Ha Giang
Head north to Ha Giang and explore local cultures close to the China border. The landscape here is quite stunning.
Day 4: Ha Giang – Hoang Su Phi
We visit local markets around the Chay River Massif where it is possible to also see the regions extensive tea farms.
Day 5: Hoang Su Phi – Sapa
Take a walking tour through local communities in Sapa and admire the area’s fascinating mountain scenery.
Day 6: Sapa Trekking – Night train to Hanoi
Depart on a day of trekking through stunning rice paddies in the Muong Hoa Valley, stopping at ethnic minority villages on the way.
Day 7: Arrive to Hanoi – Halong Bay
Return to Hanoi and continue to Halong Bay for an overnight cruise.
Day 8: Halong Bay – Hanoi / Fly to Hue
After a sunrise morning on the boat deck we disembark and visit nearby sites of interest.