DAY 1: HANOI ARRIVE:
Upon your arrival at the airport in Hanoi, you are met and picked up by ODC Travel local tour guide and transfer to the hotel for check-in.
DAY 2: HANOI – BAI TU LONG BAY OVERNIGHT ON BOAT (B/L/D):
7:45: Hotel pick-up.
12:30: Arriving Hon Gai Harbor, Ha Long City. Transfer to our Cruise
12:45: Enjoy welcome drink
13:30: Cruising through Bai Tu Long & having lunch
15:30: Exploring Vung Vieng Village: Guest choose to discover the daily life of the fisher communities with bamboo boat or kayaking around Vung Vieng area
16h30: Swimming, Sunbathing and Relaxing at Ban Chan Beach
17:30: Relax and enjoy the sunset cocktail while the boat is cruising to Cong Dong - Cong Do area for overnight.
18:00: Taking part into cooking class on boat
19:30: Dinner is served on board.
21:00: Free evening or taking part in some activities of board games or squid fishing, karaoke (on request)
DAY 3: HALONG BAY – HANOI OVERNIGHT AT 3* HOTEL (B/L):
6: 30: Doing exercises with Tai chi on the sundeck.
07:30: Having breakfast
8:00: Exploring the Thien Canh Son Cave.
9:30: Checking-out and relaxing on sundeck or watching fruits carving demonstration
10:30: Enjoy the last of the Ha Long Bay scenery over lunch as the boat cruises back to shore.
12:00: Transfer back to Hanoi.
16:30: Drop-off at hotel in Hanoi.
DAY 4:FOUR HOURS HANOI STREET FOOD (B): NONE
After breakfast at the hotel, you are free time in the morning. We start a street food walking tour with an insight into traditional Vietnamese food at different eateries. Well, the first stop is near the Cathedral to savour cakes called “Pillow Cake” due to the same Pillow shape and taste top ten street foods in Hanoi is Banh My Hanoi
Now, it’s time for drinks. Enjoy local beer (draught beer) with Potato chips at the “international” corner Ta Hien where each night, hundreds of travellers and a large number of locals flock here to hang out. Especially, all seats just need small plastic stools, drink beer and relax and enjoy the local daily life follow the characteristic way at the Old Quarter.
The guide will then take you to one of Hanoi’s best kept secrets, a dark narrow alley leading to the cafe. It may be difficult to find for visitors, but it is well worth the effort. It makes you feel like mystery. You’ll be so surprised until you savour the Egg-Coffee which is absolutely delicious and has the unique taste among Vietnamese coffee. After that, back to your hotel, tour finished.