Northern Vietnam Odyssey: From Hanoi to Natural Wonders 8-Days

Tour Attractive Itinerary:

DAY 01: HANOI ARRIVAL: Embrace the Charm of Vietnam's Capital

Upon your arrival in Hanoi, the capital city of Vietnam, you will be warmly welcomed by your guide and transferred to your hotel. Take some time to relax and soak in the vibrant atmosphere of the city. In the evening, you can explore the bustling streets of the Old Quarter, sample delicious street food, or watch a traditional water puppet show.


DAY 02: HANOI – LAO CAI: Journey to the Gateway of Sapa

Embark on a scenic journey from Hanoi to Lao Cai, located near the border with China. Enjoy the picturesque landscapes of northern Vietnam as you travel through lush green countryside and mountainous regions. Arrive in Lao Cai and check-in at your hotel. Spend the evening at your leisure, perhaps exploring the local markets or trying out some authentic local cuisine.


DAY 03: LAO CAI – SAPA: Trekking through Majestic Rice Terraces

After breakfast, drive to Sapa, a charming town nestled in the Hoang Lien Son Mountain range. Marvel at the breathtaking scenery of terraced rice fields, steep valleys, and mist-covered mountains. In Sapa, visit ethnic minority villages and interact with the local communities to gain insights into their unique cultures and way of life. Overnight in Sapa.


DAY 04: SAPA – MA TRA – TA PHIN – HANOI: Immersive Cultural Encounters in Northern Vietnam

Embark on a trekking adventure through the picturesque landscapes surrounding Sapa. Hike through the lush countryside, passing by terraced rice fields, bamboo forests, and remote villages. Visit the villages of Ma Tra and Ta Phin, inhabited by ethnic minority groups such as the Black Hmong and Red Dao. Immerse yourself in their traditional customs, witness traditional crafts, and learn about their daily lives. In the afternoon, return to Hanoi and spend the evening at your leisure.


DAY 05: HANOI – HALONG: Cruising the Spectacular Halong Bay

Embark on a memorable journey from Hanoi to the stunning Halong Bay, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Board a traditional junk boat and set sail through the emerald waters, surrounded by thousands of limestone karsts and islets. Admire the breathtaking scenery, explore hidden caves, and kayak through secluded lagoons. Enjoy a delicious seafood lunch on board and spend the night on the boat, serenaded by the gentle waves.


DAY 06: HALONG – HANOI: Bid Farewell to the Enchanting Bay

Wake up to the serene beauty of Halong Bay and continue your cruise, discovering more hidden gems of the bay. Visit picturesque islands, swim in crystal-clear waters, and soak up the tranquility of the surroundings. After lunch, bid farewell to Halong Bay and return to Hanoi. In the evening, you can explore Hanoi's vibrant nightlife, visit night markets, or indulge in a delicious farewell dinner.


DAY 07: HANOI - NINH BINH: Exploring the Land of Ancient Temples and Breathtaking Landscapes

Embark on a day trip to Ninh Binh, known as the "Halong Bay on land." Explore the stunning landscapes of this region, characterized by karst mountains, winding rivers, and lush green fields. Take a boat ride through Tam Coc, also known as the "Halong Bay on land," and marvel at the limestone caves and picturesque scenery. Visit ancient temples such as Bai Dinh Pagoda and Hoa Lu, the ancient capital of Vietnam. Immerse yourself in the peaceful ambiance and natural beauty of Ninh Binh before returning to Hanoi.


DAY 08: HANOI DEPARTURE: Farewell to Northern Vietnam's Natural Wonders and Cultural Riches

On your last day in Hanoi, take some time for last-minute shopping or exploration. Stroll through the streets of the Old Quarter, visit art galleries, or sample local delicacies. Depending on your departure time, you may have the opportunity to visit some of Hanoi's iconic landmarks one last time. Bid farewell to the captivating beauty and cultural riches of northern Vietnam as you depart from Hanoi with cherished memories.




  • All private transfer and transportation
  • Accommodation shared in Twin/Double room with daily breakfast
  • Experienced local English / French speaking guide
  • All train tickets as per itinerary (in soft sleeper tourist carriage)
  • All sightseeing tickets
  • Water and tissues on coach
  • Complimentary Approval document for Vietnam visa (Single entry)
  • Services charges and government tax.


  • International flights & departures taxes
  • Beverage
  • Travel insurance
  • Personal expenses, tips and gratuities
  • Vietnam visa stamping fee on arrival at the airport
  • Compulsory dinner or peak season surcharges
  • Others not mentioned above


Check-in time: 02.00pm – Check-out time: 12.00pm.

Price is based on minimum of 2 people sharing 1 double/ twin room. Single supplement is surcharged when one person occupies one room.