Classic Vietnam Tours

Northern Vietnam Tours & Highlights – 7 Days

  • Explore the history of Hanoi, Vietnam
  • Discover the splendors of Ha Long Bay and all of it’s wonders
  • Learn about the Thai hill tribe
  • Stay overnight in a stilt house
  • Share dinner with a Thai family and experience an evening with friends

Northen Vietnam Tours


Visiting Vietnam? Try one of our many northern Vietnam tours. Our gracious and graceful country is an outstanding travel destination and our tours of northern Vietnam are highly rated and respected by returning Veterans, adventure travelers, students and teachers, alike.

The example tour below is a great combination of leisure time and adventure. Our guests were able to discover Vietnam from the fertile Delta to the amazing Ha Long Bay and learn about the hill tribe people in the northwest mountains.

Our itineraries are often copied to other websites and presented as “their own”. Please note, we create your custom tour in Vietnam based on your requests and needs. ALL of the itineraries on our web site are EXAMPLES ONLY. Often copied, never duplicated!

Every holiday in Vietnam is unique and we will help create a lifetime of memories.

$565/per Person – Price is based on minimum of two persons traveling together, twin share or double bedded room at 3 Star hotel. Itinerary may change, depending on flight schedule, road and weather conditions. Domestic flights are NOT included.

(B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner, G = Guide, DP = Driver Pickup)

Example Itinerary

Day 1: Arrive Hanoi (D, G)
Our guide meets you at the airport and accompanies you to your hotel. You’ll have time to relax before you enjoy a dinner at a local restaurant this evening.

Day 2: Hanoi day tour (B, L, G)
You’ll enjoy an orientation of Hanoi by the visits to the Ho Chi Minh’s complex, One pillar pagoda and Temple of Literature. After lunch, you will experience the real Hanoi as you take a cycle ride through Hanoi’s Old Quarter, along the winding streets where offering an exciting glimpse into Hanoi life.

In the late afternoon, you will enjoy a wonderful performance of Vietnamese Water Puppetry. Each performance is accompanied by a small musical group playing Vietnamese classical and folk music.

Day 3: Hanoi – Ha Long (B, L, D, G)
In the morning, you’ll be driven to Ha Long Bay one of the most scenic areas in Vietnam. Over 3000 fascinating sculptured islands rising from the clear emerald waters of the Gulf of Tonkin.

In the afternoon, a visit to one of the most beautiful cave on the bay “Surprising Cave”, we will then stop at a beach and swim if you wish. Then the boat will proceed to a quiet cove to set up anchor for the night. All your meals will be provided on board, usually based on fresh seafood, and you’ll sleep in a twin cabin with an en suite toilet and shower.

Day 4: Ha Long – Hanoi (Brunch, G)
You will have a light breakfast pastry and tea or coffee and spend the morning cruising Ha Long Bay, followed by brunch just before docking around noon and leaving for Hanoi. You should arrive in the late afternoon and spend the night in Hanoi.

Day 5: Hanoi – Mai Chau (B, L, D, G)
After breakfast, you will be driven to Mai Chau valley. After lunch at the local family, you can take a rest then heading to the Ma River for a short boat trip and trekking through the hill tribe villages along the river. You will have dinner and spend the night in the stilt house with the friendly Thai ethnic people.

Day 6: Mai Chau – Hanoi (B, L, G)
In the morning, you’ll head out for 2 hours of easy cycling through the verdant rice paddies and local villages to experience the daily life of Thai hill tribe. Learn more about their culture, tradition and discover the scenic of Mai Chau valley. After lunch, you will be driven back to Hanoi.

Day 7: Hanoi departure (B, G)
You’ll be free until your driver arrives to take you to Noi Bai airport for your departure flight.

Prices vary depending on level of accommodation, group size and dates of travel.
Contact us to customize a vacation itinerary and price to meet your needs and budget.


  • Accommodation sharing a twin or double room with daily breakfast at selected hotels
  • The services of experienced English-speaking guides as indicated
  • Private air-conditioned vehicle as specified in the itinerary above
  • Entry fees for all visits as mentioned in the program
  • Boat cruise as program
  • Meals as specified in the best local restaurants, picnics where suitable restaurants are not available
  • VAT and other taxes


  • International flight tickets and airport tax
  • Visas (we can help you on this)
  • Dinners, except as specified above
  • Drinks, gratuities and personal expenses
  • Insurance
  • Tips for guide and drivers

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