Day 01   Ha Noi - Arrival   (D)

Meet on arrival at Noi Bai international airport by our guide and Vietnamese ladies in traditional dress. Transfer to downtown which is 40 km away and a 45 minutes drive.

Welcome by a dragon dance show at the entrance of Melia hotel, enjoy fruit juice welcome drink during key distribution. Cyclo tour lasting (approximately 2 hours) around the old quarter of Hanoi.

Enjoy a welcome dinner and overnight at Melia hotel, Deluxe room

Day 02 Ha Noi – Ha Long – Ha Noi   (B/L/D)

Breakfast at the hotel

Transfer to Gia Lam heliport for a chartered helicopter flight to Ha Long bay. Upon arrival in Ha Long, guests will be transferred to Ha Long quay. Embark on Huong Hai junk for a wonderful cruise in the bay, listed as a world heritage of outstanding natural beauty. The picturesque Ha Long bay has more than 3,000 limestone islets rising from the clear emerald water, many of them containing beautiful grottoes. A 5-hour boat trip will take you to an unforgettable visit of Thien Cung and Dau Go grottoes. Lunch in Trong grotto.

Transfer back to Ha long heliport and board the helicopters for a different but just as spectacular view of the bay. After a 15-minute fly over the bay, head back to Hanoi. Transfer to the hotel. Dinner at a typical Vietnamese restaurant, enjoy authentic Vietnamese cuisine.

Overnight at Melia hotel, Deluxe room.

Day 03 Ha Noi   (B/L/D)

  Breakfast at hotel

AM: Visit Ho Chi Minh’s mausoleum, his residence, one pillar pagoda, temple of Literature – built in the 11th century under Ly dynasty for the 1st university of Vietnam; army museum where guests will learn how Vietnamese people won the 2 recent war resistances by watching documentary film and studying the mock-up of the famous Dien Bien Phu battle in 1954

Lunch at Emperor Restaurant (western dishes), a colonial building under the French time

PM: Visit Ethnology museum, Tran Quoc pagoda – one of the most ancient in Hanoi, Ngoc Son temple where people worship 3 heroes: Nguyen Van Sieu - Father of the Literature of Vietnam; La To - Father of traditional medicine, Quan Cong – a Chinese general who represents human uprightness. Transfer back to hotel

Indoor farewell dinner at the pool side Bamboo bar: from a relaxing pool barbecue to a dinner dance party to the heat of Latin music on pool side Bamboo bar, set in a unique courtyard reflects the colonial climate of a bygone era. Dining tables set around the pool with ceramic candles, coconut to be served upon guests’ arrival and followed by a sumptuous barbecue buffet where everything is cooked a-la-minute, staff wearing Hawaiian shirt, all will certainly conclude to an unforgettable night before leaving Vietnam the day after

Overnight at Melia hotel, Deluxe room.

Day 04 Ha Noi – Departure  (B)

  Breakfast at hotel

At leisure for the final shopping.

See off by Vietnamese ladies in traditional dress.

Transfer to airport for onward flight by air-conditioned coach while luggage is taken care of by porters and transported separately to the airport for check-in.


Group of minimum 20 passenger (Nett per person in half-twin room)

Single supplement



Validity: 01 November 2006 – 31 October 2007

Surcharge (USD/room/night):

Melia Hanoi7/6-7/8/07:  USD 6.-

 1/1-6/6/07, 8/8-31/10/07:  USD 12.-


-  Transport and sightseeing tour with English/French speaking guide

-  Luggage truck, porter, tip for luggage handling at airport and hotels

-  Boat trip on Deluxe Huong Hai junk, entrance fees, rickshaw tour in Hanoi

-  Private music shows as stated in the program

-  Accommodation with full board

-  Charter helicopter Ha Noi – Ha Long – Ha Noi

-  Cooled mineral water and towels on bus

-  Banner, flower, gift, welcome arrangements

-  Visa application (stamp abroad, stamp fee excluded)

-  1 FOC for every 20 paying pax in twin room

Not included:

-  International airport tax in Hanoi at USD 14.00 nett per person

-  International airfare to/from Vietnam

-  Personal insurance

-  Expenditure of a personal nature, such as drinks, souvenirs, laundry & etc


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