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Vietnam Travel by Train - 15 days

Quotation: US$/person (all inclusive Tour)

Hotel options

2-3 pax

4-5 pax

6 pax up

Option 1 US$899 US$851 US$825
Option 2 US$1166 US$1120 US$1099

Note*: Above flat rates are applied for all year round except some peak dates. And a minimum of 2 persons/booking is required. A discount of 25% is applied to children under 10.

  • Itinerary
  • Accommodation
  • Inclusions

  • Trip Highlights:
  • Visit bustling, colorful riverside market full of local curiosities, tropical fruits and
  • Explore the historic Cu Chi Tunnels site & enjoying a traditional Vietnamese lunch and
  • Fantastic Halong bay cruise exploring the World's wonder and
  • Fantastic cruise along the Mekong river seeing the living river life from the boat and
  • Relaxing at most beuatifull beaches in lovely ancient town of Hoian
  • Unique experience the trip by train to explore local life

Today, you will take the flight from Nha Trang to Saigon, also called Saigon. This is the largest city in Vietnam and is the nation's economic capital. The metropolitan area H? Chí Minh City and surrounding towns is populated by more than 9 million. The tour starts with pickup from the airport. Please advise your flight details at time of booking so as we can arrange this complimentary arrival transfer.

Hotel Hotel option:

Option 1: Signature Saigon Hotel
Option 2: Grand Silverland Hotel

Vietnam Travel by Train transfer Airport Pickup
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Today, we will head out of town to visit the Cu Chi Tunnels, which is an extensive underground network of approximately 200 kilometers of tunnels dug initially by the Viet Minh and then expanded by the Viet Cong. Here contains hospitals, plus accommodation and schools, and were used extensively for refuge and storage and also utilized as a military base for the Viet Cong close to Saigon.
In the afternoon, we take a short city tour to visit the must to see places in the city including the Reunification Palace, War Remnants Museum and Notre Dame Cathedral. You will also admire the many beautiful French colonial buildings such as the main post office and the former Hotel de Ville (city hall). If time permits, we will also visit the bustling Ben Thanh Market.

Hotel Hotel option:

Option 1: Signature Saigon Hotel
Option 2: Grand Silverland Hotel

Vietnam Travel by Train Meals Breakfast | Lunch
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The Mekong Delta (Vietnamese: Dong Bang Song Cuu Long “Nine Dragon river delta”) is the region in southwestern Vietnam where the Mekong River approaches and empties into the sea through a network of distributaries. The Mekong delta region encompasses a large portion of southeastern Vietnam of 39,000 square kilometers. The region is famous as a large rice growing area. It produces about half of the total of Vietnam's rice output making Vietnam the second largest exporter of rice globally after Thailand.
We start at the hotel at 7:45am to drive to Tien Giang, on of the provinces of Mekong Delta. Arrive in My Tho City. Take a boat ride to visit Con Phung Island with full of tropical fruit gardens. We will have chance to enjoy the fruit and Mekong folk songs performed by the local artists. The visit the most ancient pagoda in Mekong Delta - Vinh Trang. In the afternoon, we drive back to Saigon. Free till transfer to the station for overnight train to Hoian.

Train Transfer Saigon - Danang overnight train (8 hours)
Vietnam Travel by Train Meals Breakfast | Lunch
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Hoi An was originally a Cham port town, but has been influenced down the centuries by a myriad of traders from various cultures. Hoi An was once a bustling port in centuries gone by, before the river silted up. Today it is a delightful backwater town with an air of liveliness about it. The tranquility and charm of Hoi An is coupled with its low tiled houses, makes it one of the most delightful places to visit in Vietnam.
Arrival to Da Nang station in the early morning,we transfer to Hoi An. Free in the morning after long train journey.
In the afternoon, we take a walking tour around the town to visit its interesting places including Ong Pagoda, Hoi An Museum, Japanese Covered Bridge, Tan Ky Old House, Assembly Hall of Cantonese Chinese Congregation.

Hotel Hotel option:

Option 1: Vinh Hung 3 Hotel
Option 2: Vinh Hung Emerald Resort

Vietnam Travel by Train Meals Breakfast
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In the morning, we drive to visit My Son. The M? S?n temple complex is regarded one of the foremost Hindu temple complexes in Southeast Asia and is the foremost heritage site of this nature in Vietnam. It is often compared with other historical temple complexes in Southeast Asia, such as Borobodur of Java in Indonesia, Angkor Wat of Cambodia, Bagan of Myanmar and Ayutthaya of Thailand. Although badly damaged by bombing raids in the 1960s, the site still has more than 20 structures and was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1999.
You are free in the afternoon to browse for souvenirs, tailor made clothes or hire a bicycle to ride to the nearby Cua Dai beach.

Hotel Hotel option:

Option 1: Vinh Hung 3 Hotel
Option 2: Vinh Hung Emerald Resort

Vietnam Travel by Train Meals Breakfast
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Free and easy for personal activities in Hoian.
Hotel Hotel option:

Option 1: Vinh Hung 3 Hotel
Option 2: Vinh Hung Emerald Resort

Vietnam Travel by Train Meals Breakfast
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Hue was known as the ancient capital of Vietnam. Here locate many historical buildings, largely a legacy from its time as a capital of the Nguyen dynasty (1802-1945). Inside the city, there are the Royal Citadel, Flag Tower, Royal Palace, and Royal Tombs. Hue’s Forbidden Purple City was once reserved for the royal family; it was severely damaged during the War. Outside the city is the religious site known as Nam Giao Hill, or Heaven’s Altar.
Free in the morning. In the afternoon, we travel across the spectacular Hai Van pass to Hue, the ancient Imperial city of the Nguyen dynasty. Arrive Hue in the afternoon. Free for personal activities.

Hotel Hotel option:

Option 1: Victory Hotel
Option 2: Camellia Hotel

Vietnam Group Tour MealsHoian - Hue (3 hours)
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This morning we visit legend pagoda of Thien Mu and the impressive tomb of Emperor Minh Mang. We also visit the Imperial City then enjoy few free hours for shopping at Dong Ba market before transferring to Hue railway station to catch train to Hanoi late afternoon.

Overnight Train Hue - Hanoi Overnight Train (8 hours)
Vietnam Travel by Train Meals Breakfast | Lunch
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Hanoi is the second largest city of Vietnam with total population of over 9 million people. As the capital of Vietnam for almost a thousand years, the enchanting Hanoi is considered to be one of cultural centers of Vietnam, where most of Vietnamese dynasties had left behind their imprint. Even though some relics have not survived through wars and time, the city still has many interesting cultural and historic monuments for visitors and residents alike.
Arrive Hanoi in the early morning. Free to relax after long train journey upon arriving Hanoi.

Hanoi Hotel Hotel option:

Option 1: Hanoi Cozy Hotel
Option 2: Golden Silk Boutique Hotel

Vietnam Travel by Train Meals Breakfast
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We arrive in Hanoi early morning and transfer to the restaurant for breakfast. We will then spend a full day touring Hanoi. We begin with a visit to the President Ho Chi Minh's mausoleum and residence. We also visit the famous One Pillar Pagoda nearby. Leave the President's complex, we visit the Temple of Literature (V?n Mi?u). Although several V?n Mi?u can be found throughout Vietnam, the most prominent and famous is that situated in the city of Hanoi, and was functioned as Vietnam's first university. Then we go to the Museum of Ethnology, which is an excellent museum containing the ethnic costumes of the various minorities of Vietnam, as well as relics, tools and even full size replicas of their homes and buildings.
Free time for your personal activities and dinner until transfer for the night train to Sapa.

Overnight Train Hanoi - Sapa (8 hours)
Vietnam Travel by Train Meals Breakfast | Lunch
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Sapa town is located in Lao Cai Province, north-west Vietnam, and 350 km north-west of Hanoi, close to the border with China. Many ethnic minorities, such as the Hmong and the Dao, Dzay are living in and around Sapa, forming very unique lifestyle and cultures like no other where in Vietnam. We arrive at the station in the early morning. Upon arrival to Sapa, we transfer to a small hotel for bathing and refreshing. You will also have short time to explore Sapa on your own before starting for our hard trek to Ta Van village. It is a 12 km of trekking. On the way, visit Y Linh Ho and Lao Chai villages of the H’mong minority. After having a very basic lunch at a local family in Lao Chai or in a drinking shop nearby the river bank, we keep on hiking to Ta Van village of the Dzay where we stay overnight in a local family. Here you have opportunity to experience their daily life, work in their own traditional customs.

Hotel Homestay
Vietnam Travel by Train Meals Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner
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We will do trek of 14 km today, walking to visit 2 villages of the red Dzao, the H’mong (Giang Ta Chai & Su Pan). Visit a beautiful waterfall and rattan bridge. Enjoy landscapes… through bamboo forest on the way to the main road to get the jeep to return to Sapa. We will have bath at a small hotel and time to explore Sapa town and market before transferring to Hanoi by bus. Arrive Hanoi at night.

Vietnam Group Tour Sapa - Hanoi (4 hours)
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Arrive the station early. Transfer to the hotel in Hanoi for breakfast then wait till time for Halong bay tour.
08h00: Pick up from your hotel in Hanoi. Drive to Halong City through the paddy fields in the Red River Delta.
10h00: Stopover on the way for a refreshment break
12h00: Arrive at Tuan Chau wharf – Break and photography time
12h30: Board Indochina Sail Cruise for departure. Welcome drink will be served
13h00: Lunch is served while cruising through the bay
15h30: Visit exciting Cua Van fishing village. The village is free of busy roads and streets, electric lights, houses and high rise buildings. Instead, there are only herds of little boats and rafts. You will have the chance to discover the traditional culture and customs of the fishermen.
16h30: Enjoy kayaking or swimming (if the weather permits).
17h00: Back on board and continue cruising to Drum Cave (Hang Trong) to dock.
19h00: Dinner is served.
21h00: Take some leisure time to enjoy chatting at the bar or enjoy some night fishing.

Vietnam Group Tour Cruise option:

Option 1: Alova Cruise
Option 2: A Class Opera Cruise

Vietnam Group Tour Meals Hanoi - Halong (4 hours)
Vietnam Travel by Train Meals Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner
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07.00: Coffee and tea will be served
08.00: Continue cruising
08h15: Visit splendid Sung Sot Cave
09h00: Check out and enjoy a fantastic cruise on the bay, passing Dinh Huong Island, fishing villages, Ga Choi Island, Dog Island and Sail Island.
09.30: Buffet brunch (breakfast/lunch) while cruising back through Halong Bay to the pier
11h30: Arrive at the pier. Time to say goodbye to the crew.
12.00: Return from Halong to Hanoi. Arrive the hotel at late afternoon. Free for personal activities.

Hotel Hotel option:

Option 1: Hanoi Cozy Hotel
Option 2: Golden Silk Boutique Hotel

Vietnam Group Tour Meals Halong - Hanoi (4 hours)
Vietnam Travel by Train Meals Breakfast | Lunch
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Free and easy for personal activities till transfer to the airprot for departure flight. Trip ends. Please advise your departure flight for aiport transfer.
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  • Important Notes:
  • PROGRAMS & SCHEDULES SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT PRIOR NOTICE
  • If you have any specific food requirements (vegetarian, vegan, food allergies), please inform us in advance so that we can provide notice to our restaurant, tour guide or our partners so that they can server you better.

Full list of accommodation

Note*: we reserve the right to choose other simmilar hotels of same rates in case sellected ones are full when you proceed booking with us.

Option 1

Option 2

Hanoi Hanoi Cozy Hotel Golden Silk Boutique Hotel
Halong Cruise Alova Cruise A Class Opera Cruise
Hue Victory Hotel Camellia Hotel
Hoian Vinh Hung 3 Hotel Vinh Hung Emerald Resort
Saigon Signature Saigon Hotel Grand Silverland Hotel

What is included/not included

All inclusive package!


  • What's Included
  • Services charges and government tax.
  • Vietnam visa on arrival - pre-approved letter.
  • Experienced local English speaking guide.
  • All pick-up & drop-off transfers by modern AC vehicle
  • No additional charge/surcharge after confirmation
  • All entrance fees and sightseeing tickets as per itinerary.
  • Personalized customer service with 24/7 hotline support
  • Meals as specified
  • Halong overnight boat cruise
  • Overnight Train: Saigon - Danang, Hue - Hanoi, Hanoi - Lao Cai
  • Not Included
  • Travel insurance
  • International flights
  • Drinks and beverage
  • Vietnam visa stamp fee
  • Early checkin/late checkout if any
  • Any optional tours and activities during free time
  • Personal expenses, tips and gratuities
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