Day 1: HA NOI ARRIVAL ( D)
PM: Meet on arrival at Noi Bai international airport and transfer to Hanoi. Hotel check in.
Attending the Orientation tour to discover Hanoi, the capital of unified Vietnam. Visit Hoan Kiem Lake with NgocSon Temple, Hoa Phong tower, take cyclo tour in the area "the old quarter with 36 streets and shopping areas" of the old city, we can see the silk, embroidery and lacquer, the way of funerary urns and red candles or the way of the flower market. This walk is memorable some way in a maze of narrow alleys lower case with the famous "tunnel houses", visit Dong Xuan market. Have dinner, attending the performance of the famous Vietnamese traditional art of Water puppet at Thang Long Theatre. Over night in Hanoi.
DAY 2: HA NOI - HA LONG BAY – HA NOI - LAOCAI B/L/D)
After breakfast, depart for Halong Bay by coach, we go through the scenic countryside and will show you the diversity of the North Vietnam villages and rice fields along the journey. You will get on aboard your private boat cruising around this magnificent bay and among thousands islands that jut out of the sea with its spectacular natural environment - you will also have the opportunity to stop at two of the many grottoes. Have lunch on board and then stop for visiting Thien Cung Grotto (Paradise Grotto), located on a remote island in the bay. As the name suggests, the cave adorned with fantastic stalactites and stalagmites. Colored lights transform the scene into a fairytale palace. Dau Go Cave (Wooden Stakes cave) with History of Vietnam`s fight Mongolian 13th Century. Continue cruise to the southern part of the Bay to visit floating village, fish farms, Fighting Cocks islets, Human Head islet, Duck islet, Cruise back to Halong City, Get on coach and drive back to Hanoi. Arriving Hanoi at around 07: 30PM. Diner at local restaurant and transfer to Hanoi Train Station. Take train to LaoCai Province. Overnight on train.
Day 3: LAOCAI - SAPA (B/ L/ D)
Arrive LaoCai Train station about 6:00 AM. Take a coach trip to Sapa. Have Breakfast and relaxe before explore Sapa Town. Have lunch at local restaurant.
PM: Take a 2km short trekking to Cat Cat Village, the home of H’mong Ethic. Meeting & talking with locals to learn more about their daily life.
Have dinner and overnight in Sapa.
Day 4: SAPA - LAOCAI - HANOI (B/L/D)
After breakfast. Drive to Tafin village (12km from Sapa) of Red Dzao ethic. Visit the village with Tafin handicraft shops and explore the daily life of Red Dzao. Here you have a good choices to buy woven and textile brocades, which is made by ethic people. Visit Tafin Cave and small hamlet of Black H'mong people. Return to Sapa, hotel check out. Having lunch.
PM: Visit Sapa market for buying specials of Sapa with many kinds of fruit. After that, transfer to LaoCai. Have dinner at local restaurant. Take the train to return Hanoi at 9:00 PM. Overnight on train.
Day 5: HANOI – NINH BINH - HANOI (B/L/D)
Breakfast and leave Hanoi for Ninh Binh province, driving 2 hrs to Hoa Lu. Visit King Dinh and King Le temples.
Lunch at local restaurant and then cruise along the river for two and half hours through 3 natural caves. After then drive back to Hanoi. Over night at hotel in Hanoi.
Day 6: HANOI DEPARTURE (B)
Time at leisure until transfer to Noi Bai International Airport for departure.