Hanoi – Ninhbinh – MuCangChai – Sapa – Halong Bay Cruise – 8D7N

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You will be met upon arrival at Hanoi airport and transferred to your hotel.

In the afternoon, you will visit the Temple of Literature and then drive back to central Hanoi for a 45-min cyclo tour through the famed Old Quarter known for its ‘36 streets of 36 wares’ named after the original 36 artisan guilds that date as far back as the 13th century. Conclude the day by watching an entertaining water puppet performance, a uniquely northern Vietnamese art form said to have originated in the flooded rice fields of the Red River Delta. The show uses colourful wooden puppets to depict scenes of rural life and episodes of national history set to music.  Overnight in Hanoi.



Enjoy breakfast at your hotel and then take 2.5-hour pleasant drive to Tam Coc, which is also known as Halong Bay on land. On arrival in Tam Coc Town, board your private sampan boat for the ninety-minute cruise along the Ngo Dong River. Pass through the three caves named Hang Ca, Hang Giua and Hang Cuoi that made Vietnam famous in the French film ‘Indochine’. On the way, you also visit Bich Dong Pagoda.

In the afternoon, transfer to Hoa Lu, the ancient capital of Vietnam, to visit the temples dedicated to Emperor Dinh Tien Hoang of the Dinh Dynasty (968-979), and Emperor Le Dai Hanh of the Le Dynasty (980-1009) who played a vital role in gaining the country’s independence after it was ruled by the Northern Force for a thousand years. Later in the afternoon, drive to Hanoi on one of Vietnam’s the most modern freeways.



After breakfast, the bus and tour guide will pick you up at your hotel and depart to Mu Cang Chai (Yen Bai ). On the way, you stop to take a rest and take pictures with green Thanh Son tea hills in Thanh Son (Phu Tho).

On the way to Mu Cang Chai, you sit in a car to watch the Muong Lo field stretching along both sides of the road. Listen to an introduction about the land of Tu Le famous for its delicious sticky rice and beautiful Thai girls and the famous fairy bathing custom here. Take a souvenir photo with the district symbol of Mu Cang Chai at the foot of Khau Pha pass.

Stop at the top of Khau Pha pass with an altitude of about 2100m. Khau Pha pass in the local language means Horn of Heaven where heaven and earth meet. Standing on the top of the pass, you can see the entire Khau Pha valley area, and in the distance are Lim Thai and Lim Mong villages. Here, you also have the opportunity to see professional athletes parachuting with the name “flying over the golden season” on the occasion of September every year.

Checking in and rest at the hotel in Mu Cang Chai town. In the evening, you are free to relax and have fun in the evening. Overnight in Mu Cang Chai.


Enjoy breakfast and check out the hotel to depart to Sapa. Stopping at the Mam Xoi terraced fields. Under the guidance of the guide, you will pay for a motorbike taxi (the cost can be bargained on your own) to visit and take pictures at the most famous terraced fields in Mu Cang Chai. Take pictures freely with shoe-shaped terraces at Ba Nha Bridge area.

After visiting Mam Xoi terraced fields, the delegation continued to get on the bus to Sapa. On the way, you can see and take pictures with the charming scenery at Than Uyen, Tan Uyen, Tam Duong and especially admire the most majestic O Quy Ho Pass among the four great peaks in the North.

Arrive in Sapa, check in the hotel and take a rest. In the evening, you are free to relax and explore around Sapa town.


At around 9:00 am, the tour will start from Sapa town after your breakfast. you will take a 7km of trekking down to the south east of Sapa along the side of Muong Hoa Valley to Y Linh Ho Village of the Black H’mong to see those sensual patterns of the terraces from above. And then take 3km trekking down to Lao Chai Village, and 4 km through terraced rice fields to Ta Van Village of the Giay minority people.

Here you will experience the tribal way of life of ethnic minorities while enjoying wonderful views of the terraced rice paddy fields in Ta Van

village. Visitors will also understand culture, unique customs, traditional crafts such as weaving, touching carved silver, forged agricultural tools…  Come back to the hotel.

In the evening, you are free to explore the charm of Sapa by night, enjoy roasted corn, baked eggs beside charcoal fire or go shopping. Especially on Saturday night, we highly recommend a stop at the Love Market – one of the unique cultures of ethenic minorities in northwest Vietnam. Overnight at hotel in Sapa.

Day 6: SAPA – HANOI (B/L/D)

Enjoy your breakfast at the hotel and you are free to explore Sapa town before checking out the hotel to back to Hanoi.

In the evening, you are free to explore the charm of Hanoi by night.



Du thuyền Scarlet Pearl

Breakfast at the hotel. Departure by private vehicle to Ha Long Bay through the extensive landscapes of the Red River Delta.

Arrival at Ha Long Bay around lunch. You’ll be warmly welcomed by Cruises receptionists at the International Tuan Chau harbour. Enjoy lunch in the restaurant. Check in to rest in the room or get on the cruise’s roof to relax, savor the scenery, and hunt for beautiful photos of Ha Long Bay.

In the afternoon, you will begin to participate in activities on board, explore caves, swim or you can enjoy the view or relax, enjoy afternoon tea. Have dinner and activities on the cruise in the evening such as enjoying cocktails (not included) at the bar or night squid fishing.

Overnight on the cruise.


Today is your last day in Vietnam. Spare some time for shopping and the driver will take you to the Noi Bai International Airport for your departure flight back home.

Included in price

+ Private transportation with guide

+ Private door-to-door pick-up & drop-off services

+ Accommodation shared in Twin/Double room with daily breakfast

+ Meals as stated in the itinerary (B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner)

+ Boat trip for sightseeing as mentioned in the program

+ Entrance fees for all visits as mentioned in the itinerary

+ Ha Long Bay cruise program with in-house guide on board

+ Experienced English-speaking guide as mentioned in the itinerary

+ No extra charge after services confirmation

+ Tissues and water on coach.

+ 24/7 hotline support guaranteed;


Not included in price

+ Travel insurance (we highly recommend that you purchase adequate insurance).

+ International flight tickets & departure taxes

+ Meals, if not specified in the itinerary

+ Vietnam visa approved letter (20US$/pax)

+ Visa stamping fee at the airport (25US$ paid by cash at the airport)

+ Tipping for guides, drivers, hotel staff, restaurant staff, boat rider, etc.

+ Personal expenses, such as laundry, telephone, drinks, etc.

+ All other services not specified in the itinerary

+ Surcharge for Peak season, Tet Lunar New year holidays, and compulsory dinner at some hotel & resort on Xmas and New Year’s Eve



1.Deposits & Payment Policy

Deposit of 20% of the total of tour is required upon confirmation of booking tour. The full prepayment will need to be made 45 days before departure for all services by money transfer or credit card payment with all bank transfer charges/ fees to be paid by the client.

After receiving your payment, we will issue you the hotel voucher and/or final confirmation itinerary, which can be sent to you by fax or e-mail.

2.Children Policies

+ Maximum 1 child can share the parent’s existing bedding.

+ Children under 2 years old are free of charge for land services, only charge fee from airlines if have.

+ Children from 2-6 years old: 50% of adult price, or quote case by case

+ Children from 7-11 years old: 75% of adult price, or quote case by case

+ Children from 12 years old up: 100% adult price

3.Booking Amendment

You can amend your booking when the confirmation is made. Just contact us at Info@mettavoyage.com with your booking number. Our reservations team is glad to amend your booking accordingly. The extra expense may be occurred will be informed to you before you decide to amend the services or travel date.

4.Cancellation Policy

NON REFUNDABLE deposit of US$ 100 per person upon the package tours services confirmation will be applied.

Cancellations will be charged as follow:

o    45 days prior to the arrival date: Non Refundable deposit charge and the cancellation fees applied by the concerned services suppliers such as flight company, boat company, train, hotels… in accordance with their cancellations policies if any.

o   44 – 31 days prior to arrival date: Cancellation fee of 30% per group/booking and plus the cancellation fee applied by the concerned services suppliers such as flight company, boat company, train, hotels… in accordance with their cancellations policies if any.

o    30 days – 15 days prior to arrival date: Cancellation fee of 50% per group/booking plus the cancellation fees applied by the concerned services suppliers such as flight company, boat company, train, hotels… in accordance with their cancellations policies if any.

o   14 – 7 days before arrival: Cancellation fee 70% charge plus the cancellation fees applied by the concerned services suppliers such as flight company, boat company, train, hotels… in accordance with their cancellations policies if any.

o   Less than 7 days before arrival Or No show: 100% charge per group/booking.

*** Non Refundable deposit and banking service fee will be forfeited in all cancellation cases.

5.Refund of Unused Services during travelling:

No refund will be given for any unused service after the trip has commenced or during the tour.


Hera travel Co.,ltd is not responsible for any loss, injury or damage sustained by passengers. Additional expenses incurred due to delays, accidents, natural disaster, epidemic or political actions and unrest must be borne by the passengers. Passengers are required to have full travel insurance.

Airline schedules and local conditions may affect accommodation and itineraries. Should this occur, Hera Travel Co.,ltd will endeavor to substitute a suitable arrangement of similar value. Participation on any tours implies full agreement to the above conditions by all parties involved.

7.Passport and Entry Visa

Your passport must be valid for at least six months following your entry date to your travel destination.

It is your responsibility to ensure that you are in possession of a valid passport and visa and all travel documents are valid for travel.

8.Travel Insurance

Travel insurance is not included in your tour price. It is the passenger’s responsibility to verify whether his/her local health insurance carrier provides coverage while traveling. Please contact your insurance carrier for details. We can suggest you the insurance carrier case by case.

Hera Travel Co., ltd strongly advises that you purchase a comprehensive travel insurance policy to cover all aspects of your tour: the loss of deposits through cancellation, lost of baggage and personal items, personal injury and death. A waiver must be signed if insurance is declined.

If you wish to speak to us, please call our Reservation Center at +84.98266o339 and live chat during our business office hours.







Tour rates are based on current fuel rates and subject to change if the fuel rates increase by 10%.

– Early airport pick up before 7am and late airport drop off after 9pm (based on the flight times) will lead to surcharges for guide and vehicle, surcharges are informed case by case.

– The timing of sightseeing points shall be fixing by local operator due to traffic and weather conditions, however all points must cover unless amendment or cancellation make by clients themselves (Non-refundable for any cancellation that made by clients)

– Tour and price are subject to change without notice or in case of deduct number of pax in quoted group.

– Small deviations in the tour program are sometimes necessary, depending on weather, road conditions, flight schedules and room availability.

– Supplement charge for room rate in peak dates depends on the hotel category used. Compulsory gala dinner on X’mas, New Year’s Eve & Lunar New Year’s Eve to be advised upon booking. Prices for group of 15 persons up in 5 stars hotels sometime requires to re-quote bases on the hotel policy

– Guide and vehicle will follow the exact confirmed program. Their maximum working time for sightseeing is from 08:30am to 5:30pm. Dinner time is from 07:30pm – 09:30pm including pick up/drop off from/to your hotel. Over time charge are as below:

✓ USD 25 per hour for guide and vehicle for 4-7s car;

✓ USD 35 per hours for guide and vehicle for 16s minivan;

✓ USD 50 per hour for guide and vehicle for 24 van bus up

If you need more time for sightseeing or dinner, please inform us in advance to include the cost from beginning.

– For lunch and dinner are not included in the program, clients will have to manage themselves and no guide and vehicle/driver escort for meals.


Group Size Kind of Transportation
1-2 pax 4 seaters
3 pax 7 seaters
4-8pax 16 seaters
9-13 pax 29 seaters
14-22 pax 35 seaters
23 – 42 pax 45 seaters


Your understanding and punctuality are really appreciated because our tour guide and driver also need to refresh and recharge their health to work well on the next days


Contact information


094 580 6633


27/97 Trieu Khuc - Thanh Xuan - Ha Noi - Vietnam





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