Best of the North Vietnam 6 Days by bus

  • Cruise Ship: Package Tours
  • Destinations: Hanoi Halong Bay Hanoi Sapa Hanoi
  • Duration: 6 Days / 5 night - Group tour
  • Departure: Hanoi
From: US $360 $330 /pax

Join the tour to see Vietnam in a charming way. You will visit Halong Bay, discover Hanoi city and explore Sapa to enjoy the beauties of Vietnam’s nature, culture and history on A/C shuttle buses and an overnight Halong Bay cruise. During 6 days, you will have chances to join many interesting activities of our tour. Book now and cannot wait for the journey discovery.

Trip Highlights

  • Day 1: Joining Hanoi Local Food Tour. (D)
  • Day 2: Experience Halong Bay on overnight cruise. (B, L)
  • Day 3: Cruise back to mainland and transfer to Hanoi. (B, L)
  • Day 4: Visit Cat Cat village. (B, L, D)
  • Day 5: Visit Ta Van village. (B, L)
  • Day 6: Transfer to the airport in Hanoi for onward flight. (B)

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Full Itinerary

Day 1 Hanoi Arrival

Welcome & Pick up at the airport Driver wait you at the airport. Transfer to hotel in city center and check-in.

After relaxing time, from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm, you will join a culinary discovery tour which provides you a chance to enjoy Hanoi local foods. In addition, visiting some cultural and historical sites of Hanoi such as Kim Ngan Dinh, Bach Ma Temple or enjoy the cozy atmosphere of Hanoi Old Quarter in the evening.

  • Tour Note:
  • Meals: on culinary tour
  • Accommodation: Hotel in Hanoi
  • Activities: Joining Hanoi Local Food Tour
  • Transportations: Car

Day 2 Hanoi - Halong Bay Cruise

Today, we will leave the charming Hanoi At around 8.00 in a 3.5hours drive to Halong Bay – World Natural Heritage site.

12.30 Welcome on board of a junk cruise, and set sail in the bay. While lunch is served, the junk passages slowly through the fabulous sightseeing of the magical bay, where thousands of sculpted limestone islands rise from the waves like dragons’ teeth. After lunch time, take a stop at a peaceful island, so you can have a short trek to a nearby summit for a panoramic view of the bay. Besides, swimming on cool water, walking along beautiful beach or sunbathing on the sundeck are also interesting. At sunset, kayak or simply take a bamboo row boat to discover a water cave with many coral reefs in a scenic lagoon. Back on board, watching the peaceful sunset, and other sparkling boats while enjoying great dinner at restaurant

  • Tour Note:
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Accommodation: Cruise in Halong Bay
  • Activities: Experience Halong Bay on overnight cruise
  • Transportations: Car, Shuttle bus, Cruise

Day 3 Halong Bay – Hanoi - Sapa

At 6.00 Wake up on the bay among the sounds of waves and bird welcoming. Start a new day by doing Taichi and admiring sunrise over the bay, your mind seems to be peaceful and closer to nature. After breakfast, visit a beautiful limestone grotto. Back to the boat for a final glimpse of Halong Bay while cruising back to the dock.

Lunch is served on the cruise with Vietnamese food. 11.30 disembark the cruise and transfer back to Hanoi by shuttle bus.

17:00 Arrive Hanoi free time until 10:00 pm sleeping bus departure to Sapa.

  • Tour Note:
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
  • Accommodation: Sleeping on bus
  • Activities: Cruise back to mainland and transfer to Hanoi.
  • Transportations: Shuttle bus

Day 4 Sapa Trekking (Cat Cat village)

07.00 Bus arrive in Sapa, breakfast in hotel

08:30 – 09:00 Start trekking to Cat Cat village where the  Black H’mong tribe living there. Here, you can see the hydroelectric power station which was built by the French in the twentieth century. You will experience the traditional way of life of ethnic minorities while enjoying wonderful views of the terraced rice fields and the waterfall along the trail to Cat Cat village.

12:00 Have lunch in local restaurant at Sapa town, after lunch free time in the afternoon.

Evening: After dinner, you are free to explore the charm of Sapa by night, enjoy roasted corn, baked eggs beside the charcoal fire or go shopping. Overnight at hotel in Sapa

  • Tour Note:
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
  • Accommodation: Hotel in Sapa
  • Activities: Visit Cat Cat village
  • Transportations: Shuttle bus/car

Day 5 Sapa – Hanoi (visit Lao Chai – Ta Van)

After breakfast, the tour guide will lead you to visit Lao Chai – Ta Van Village to understand more about ethnic minority communities, enjoy imposing mountain scenery, terraced fields, and marvelous nature. Visit ancient sacred stones with big – small ones which have many unique images, secret sign. See bridge made by rattan over the Muong Hoa stream.

You have lunch in Lao Chai village

13.30: The bus will pick you up at Ta Van come back to Sapa Town.

14.00: Free to go shopping at Sapa center market where you can find souvenir and handmade handicraft.

16.00: It‘s time to say “Goodbye Sapa!” and drive back to Hanoi. Along the way, once again you have a chance to enjoy the magical beauty of northwest mountains.

21.00: We arrive in Ha Noi. End of services

  • Tour Note:
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
  • Accommodation: Hotel in Hanoi
  • Activities: Visit Ta Van village

Transportations: Shuttle bus/car

Day 6 Hanoi Departure

Free & Relax until the driver take you to Hanoi Airport for your onward flight. Journey Vietnam hope see you next time!

  • Tour Note
  • Meals: Breakfast
  • Activities: Transfer to the airport in Hanoi for onward flight
  • Transportations: Car/Shuttle bus


  • Airport Pick up/ Drop off.
  • Transfer for round trip: HN-HL-HN by shuttle bus
  • Tour as mentioned on itinerary
  • Kayaking Halong Bay service on Deluxe and Luxury Class
  • Accommodation shared in Twin/Double room with daily breakfast.
  • Experienced English speaking guide.
  • Halong Bay Cruise program shared in Twin/Double cabin as per tour.
  • Meals as stated in the itinerary.
  • All sightseeing tickets.
  • Services charges and government tax.


  • International flights & departures taxes
  • Beverage, Personal expenses, tips and gratuities
  • Travel insurance
  • Other services not mentioned above.

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