Oasis Bay Classic, Hanoi & Sapa Package

  • Tour code: HLSP1
  • Duration: 7 Days 6 Nights
For one week we take care of each and every little detail for you, from airport to airport, so that you can fully relax and enjoy you time away. The limestone filled waters of Halong Bay will blow your mind, the tired rice fields lining the steep mountains of Sapa will leave you speechless, and the wild and hectic alleys and narrow roads of Hanoi’s charming Old Quarter will leave you wanting more

Highlight

  • Explore Ha Noi the capital of Viet Nam, visit Tran Quoc pagoda, Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum & Museum to explore the architectural and historical aspects of Uncle Ho’s, visit the One-Pillar Pagoda, Ethnology Museum. Visit the Temple of Literature, Ngoc Son temple. 
  • Explore Ha Long world heritage, stay on cruise & pass through some islets, explore the emerald waters of Ha Long Bay by kayaking, attend cooking demonstration, relax in outdoor big Jacuzzi, visit cave and join in organized Tai Chi class 
  • Discover Sapa, trekking to explore the wonderful landscape of terraced rice field, visit some ethnic village, enjoy fresh air in high mountain.

 

Itinerary

Arriving at Noi Bai airport, your guide will greet you at airport with a ‘Welcome’ sign board, and then you will be transferred to your hotel in Hanoi - the capital city of Vietnam, is an elegant city located on the banks of the Red River with the tranquil ‘Restored Sword’ Lake at its heart.

Overnight in Hanoi

Meal: No

07:30 - 08:30 Tour guide and shuttle bus will pick you up at the hotel in Hanoi old quarter and Hanoi Opera House then depart for the Hanoi city full day tour.

09:00 First stop is named Tran Quoc pagoda on the West Lake, the oldest pagoda in Vietnam then we visit the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum and Museum to explore the architectural and historical aspects of Uncle Ho’s final resting-place. Just next door is Ho Chi Minh’s house on stilts and off to one side of the Mausoleum is the One-Pillar Pagoda which was founded by King Ly Thai To in 1049 - the structure has become an important symbol for the people of Hanoi.

11:00 Visit the colorful traditions of the 54 ethnic groups of Viet Nam, in the Ethnology Museum.

13:00 Bus takes you to a local restaurant in Hanoi Old Quarter, have a rest and enjoy some lunch.

14:00 Visit the Temple of Literature, the most famous temple situated in Hanoi, also functioned as Vietnam's first university. It was first constructed in 1070, under King Ly Nhan Tong and dedicated to Confucius, sages and scholars. A vast structure that has existed to present day. We continue drive to the legendary Hoan Kiem Lake to visit Ngoc Son Temple, dedicated to Van Xuong Saint and former general commander Tran Hung Dao, for his struggle against Mongolians. You will also see the beautiful Vietnamese and French architecture around the lake.

16:00 - 16:30: Arrive at the hotel in Hanoi old quarter and Hanoi Opera House then drop you at your hotel.

Overnight in Hanoi

Meal: Breakfast,Lunch

In the early morning, the bus driver will pick you up from the hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter for the departure to Sapa, following the Noi Bai - Lao Cai highway. Along the way, you will have chance to contemplate the beauty of northwest mountains with their terraced fields, sparkling in the sunlight, or often dimmed in a  thick fog. Half way will take a short 30 minute break for snacks and chance to use the washrooms.

13h00: When you arrive in Sapa, our tour guide will pick you up at bus station, then transfer you to the hotel. Enjoy lunch, which will be a nice mix of local Vietnamese dishes. After lunch you may check-in.

 In the afternoon, we will start a 2 - hour trek, to visit Cat Cat village. It is occupied by the Black H’mong tribe. Here, you can see the hydroelectric power station which was built by the French in twentieth century. You will experience the tribal way of life of ethnic minorities, while enjoying wonderful views of the terraced rice paddy fields, and the waterfall in Cat Cat village. Then take a short walk uphill to meet the bus that will be waiting to pick you up, and take you back to Sapa in the afternoon.

You are free to explore the charm of Sapa by night, on your own. There is a great number of delicious restaurants to choose from, with a large variety in the menus, you're sure to find something that suits your flavor palate. Overnight at hotel in Sapa.

Meal: Breakfast,Lunch

Today is devoted to a beautiful hike through the breathtaking scenery of Sapa valley. Start Trekking from Sapa to Y Linh Ho, to see the spectacular landscape of Hoang Lien Son Mountain. En route, admire the rice terraces hidden behind a light mist from the morning, a truly awe-inspiring sight.

Follow a small trail to cross Muong Hoa River and pass beautifully tended rice field terraces on your way to the Black Hmong village of Lao Chai. Picnic lunch at Lao Chai Village. Continuing through the colorful rice terraces you will reach the village of Ta Van. Then our bus will pick you up on the Ta Van Bridge to transfer you back to Sapa town. Take a short break  at the hotel lobby before heading back to Hanoi on the bus. Arrive in Hanoi at around 21:00 P.M. Check in and overnight in Hanoi

Meal: Breakfast,Lunch

In the morning from 7:30 – 08:30 A.M, we will do several pick- up trips around Hanoi old quarter then we are heading 189kms towards Halong Bay.

At around 12:00 noon, we arrive at Tuan Chau harbour and refresh at the Oasis Bay Lounge for about 20 minutes before boarding. Transfer by small boat to our cruise. Welcome drink, cruise briefing, safety instructions, before we check you  into your cabins. Cruise boat will pull-up anchor and our program will commence.

Then we will enjoy special lunch will be served on board while cruising past all the islets. After having lunch, the Oasis Bay will continue exploring the wonders of Halong bay. Oasis Bay has a special and very private route through the bay, away from the clutter of all the other honking boats fighting for position.

At 15:30 p.m, Explore the emerald waters of Halong Bay by Kayak. Our guides will you through a grotto cavern into a hidden lagoon where they  tell you all about the area, and the folklore of how ‘Ha Long Bay’ got its name (translates to ‘Descending Dragon Bay’). This is a great moment to get some action photos in the bay, if you have a waterproof pouch for your phone or camera.

 Then return to our boat and take relax on the sundeck with a few cocktails complimented by a variety of tropical fruits and best local wines. Then attend a cooking demonstration with our Chef to learn one of the most popular cuisines in Vietnam: spring rolls, or refresh yourself in outdoor big Jacuzzi.

Tonight we will enjoy a 5 course tasting menu, prepared by our team of chefs. You are free to try evening Activities, relax at leisure: squid fishing. Overnight on cruise

Meal: Lunch,Dinner

At 06:30 A.M, wake up to a very special morning with an organized Taichi class among the peaceful surroundings of Halong. Then we enjoy coffee & tea with assorted homemade pastries, fresh juices….

You can choose either relax or visit Sung Sot Cave, hiking up and down 600 steps to the magnificent limestone stalactites and stalagmites of the most beautiful and biggest cave in Halong bay then we return our boat.

At 09:30 A.M, check-out of your cabins and settle your drink tab

A wonderful brunch buffet will a wide assortment of dishes no matter what mood you are in, will be served while the Oasis Bay is cruising back to Tuan Chau harbor.

The Oasis Bay bus will collect you from our lounge at the harbor and drive you back to Hanoi city. Arrive at your hotel in Hanoi old quarter.

You are free at leisure to explore by yourself and overnight in Hanoi

Meal: Breakfast,Lunch

You are free to explore Hanoi Old Quarter until our driver pick up and transfer to airport for next destination.

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What's Included & Excluded

Inclusion

  • Carefully selected accommodation with daily breakfast
  • Meals at local restaurant as indicated
  • English-speaking local guide in each destination
  • Tour activity as mentioned
  • Land transfers by air-con vehicle including roundtrip airport transfers (pick up & drop off)
  • Sightseeing and permit fees during guided times
  • Cruise in Halong bay
  • A bottle of water for guided tour day
  • Free kayaking in Halong bay
  • Pre-approval letter for Vietnam visa

Exclusion

  • International flight
  • Compulsory dinner for New Year & Christmas
  • Travel insurance
  • Late checkout, early check-in
  • Drinks, laundry, tips
  • Other not stated above
Has Offers
  • Free airport transfer & VOA
Price from US $475

Need help? Contact Us:

Email: info@oasisbaycruises.com 

    or info@vilandtravel.com

Address: 70 Phu Vien, Bo De Ward, Long Bien Dist, Hanoi, Vietnam

Tel: (+84) 243-675-6756

Hotline:  (+84) 982-474-996