The North of Vietnam tour

8 Days 7 Nights

Venture into the North of Vietnam: Experience a Mesmerizing Tour

Duration: 8 days, 7 nights
Destinations:  Hanoi, Ninh Binh, Cat Cat village, Sapa, and Ha Long bay
Price: only from 553$
Fun Fact: Cat Cat Village is an ethnic minority village located in Sapa and is famous for its traditional dances and silver craftsmanship.

Discover the wonders of Vietnam with this tour package that takes you on a journey through its rich history, fascinating culture, and breathtaking natural beauty.

From the lively streets of Hanoi to the tranquil landscapes of Ninh Binh, the rich heritage of Cat Cat village, the stunning terraced rice fields of Sapa, and the calm waters of Ha Long Bay, this tour has something for everyone.

Whether you’re a history buff, culture enthusiast, or nature lover, this tour offers an opportunity to immerse yourself in Vietnam’s diverse and captivating world.

Get ready to be enchanted by the country’s warm hospitality, delicious cuisine, and breathtaking beauty as you create memories that will last a lifetime!

  • Sight Seeing 90% 90%
  • Food 70% 70%
  • Transportation 50% 50%
  • Activities 80% 80%

Sapa is a mountainous region located in the northwest of Vietnam and is known for its stunning scenery and diverse culture.

The city is surrounded by high mountains and rolling hills, making it a popular destination for trekking and hiking. Visitors can enjoy scenic walks through the rice terraces, forests, and villages and encounter the region’s diverse flora and fauna.

Sapa - Scenic Mountainous City

Sapa is a mountainous region located in the northwest of Vietnam and is known for its stunning scenery and diverse culture.

It is home to several ethnic minority groups, including the Hmong, Dao, and Tay people, each with its unique customs, traditions, and dress.

Sapa is famous for its beautiful rice terraces that have been carved into the mountainside over generations. These terraces are considered a masterpiece of human ingenuity and serve as a vital source of livelihood for the local communities.

Best Food & Drink

1. Banh My

Banh Mi – A popular Vietnamese sandwich made with a crispy baguette and filled with various meats, pickled vegetables, herbs, and sauces.

2. Thang Co

Thang Co: This is a traditional dish made of boiled horse meat, and is considered a specialty of the Hmong people in Sapa.

3. Can wine

Can Wine: This is a local rice wine that is made from glutinous rice and is an integral part of many traditional celebrations and rituals in Sapa.

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Day 1 – Hanoi arrival

Arrive at 14:05 in Hanoi. Welcome you to a legendary city, founded in 1010, the quintessence of the rice civilization in the Red River Delta.

Relax and the nightlife of this vibrant city awaits your adventure.

Overnight at a hotel in Hanoi

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Day 2 – Ninh Binh

After breakfast, our guide comes to pick you up from your hotel. Your first stop is Hoa Lu, which used to be the capital of Vietnam in the 11th century, visit the temple of the Dinh & Le dynasty.

Option 1:

Afternoon, depart to visit Trang An tourist attraction, take a boat trip to visit the cave complex: Sang Cave, Toi Cave, Ba Giot Cave, Nau Ruou in mystery and wildness, see the scenery of mountains and rivers, a Halong Bay on the land of Ninh Binh.

Option 2:

Afternoon, take a boat trip to visit Tam Coc. Tam Coc is three limestone caves stretching along the Ngo Dong river. The boat trip is a nice journey along the river with peaceful scenery of limestone mountains, rice paddy, and some temples along the way.

Meals: Breakfast at the hotel, Dinner at a famous local restaurant

Overnight at a hotel in Hanoi

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Day 3 – Hanoi city tour

Visit Ba Dinh Square where Vietnam’s independence was declared in 1945

See the fascinating Museum of Ethnography, a research center, and a public museum where the main ethnic groups in Vietnam create exhibits.

Visit the One-Pillar Pagoda, a pagoda that rests on a single stone pillar, like a lotus flower, the Buddhist symbol of purity, which King Ly Thai built To in 1049 as a thank you for his wife who gave him a son

Later in the day, we will visit the Temple of Literature dedicated to Confucius.

After all, we will transfer to the train station to board the train to Lao Cai.

Meals: Breakfast at the hotel, Lunch at a famous local restaurant

Overnight on a train to Lao Cai

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Day 4 – Cat Cat Village

Welcome to the Black Hmong village, located in the Muong Hoa Valley, an opportunity to enjoy the surrounding landscapes, the tranquility that seems to have come from other times, and the traditional way of life of the Hmong ethnic minority, one of the many tribes that inhabit these regions.

Discover their daily life, traditional houses, handicrafts, and how they make traditional clothes, after which we will head to the picturesque Cat Cat waterfall before heading to a local market.

Meals: Breakfast at the hotel, Lunch at famous local restaurants

Overnight at a hotel in Sapa

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Day 5 – Sapa tour

Start the morning at Lao Chai located in the Muong Hoa Valley, the village of the Black Hmong tribe. Here we will discover their daily life.

Go to Ta Van village of Dzay people. It is a small group of ethnic people from Vietnam, with a rich culture and beautiful houses located on rice fields.

Meals: Breakfast at hotel, Lunch at a famous local restaurant.

Overnight on a train to Hanoi

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Day 6 – Ha Long bay

Pickup at 08:00 from your hotel to travel to Halong Bay.

At 12:00 noon, you board the cruise, check in & enjoy a welcome drink while your cabin will be signed.

It’s a wonderful opportunity to admire thousands of islands and islets with magnificent caves and grottoes the inside the islands, admires sparkling stalactites and stalagmites like gems, and listen to the legends of the Dragons and the land and seascape in the area.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner onboard

Overnight onboard in Ha Long bay

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Day 7 – Ha Long bay

The day will start with sailing through Halong Bay to Hon Dau Island, to the caves of Luon, Bai Tu Long, and Bai Tho. Halong Bay includes hundreds of limestone islands, named after their shape, as is the case with Banana Island or Turtle Island, but many have not yet been explored and named. After the cruise finishes, we return to the port, from where we will go back to Hanoi.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch on the cruise, and Dinner at a famous local restaurant

Overnight at a hotel in Hanoi

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Day 8 – Hanoi departure

After breakfast, it is your leisure time. The rooms are available until 12:00. After that, you will be transferred to the airport for a flight back home.

Meals: Breakfast at the hotel


Vietnamese Puppet Show

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Travel Guide

Are you planning to travel to Vietnam? Hanoi, Ninh Binh, Cat Cat village, Sapa, and Ha Long bay are your favorite destinations but you don’t know how to plan? No worries, this section is created to ease your stress.