• Hanoi North Vietnam Package 13 Days
  • Hanoi North Vietnam Package 13 Days
  • Hanoi North Vietnam Package 13 Days
  • Hanoi North Vietnam Package 13 Days
  • Hanoi North Vietnam Package 13 Days
  • Hanoi North Vietnam Package 13 Days
  • Hanoi North Vietnam Package 13 Days
  • Hanoi North Vietnam Package 13 Days
  • Hanoi North Vietnam Package 13 Days
  • Hanoi North Vietnam Package 13 Days
  • Hanoi North Vietnam Package 13 Days
  • Hanoi North Vietnam Package 13 Days

Hanoi North Vietnam Package 13 Days, Top North Attractions

Trips to various destinations in the Northern of Vietnam, including one day trip to Ninh Binh with visits to Hoa Lu ancient capital, Dinh and Le temples built from the 17th century, sampan boat in Tam Coc, short cycling to Bich Dong pagoda. Two days trip to Halong bay, spend the night on Vspirit cruise, visits for Sung Sot cave

Singapore travelers booked this Hanoi North Vietnam Package 13 Days also had opportunity to travel to Sapa, a very popular attraction in Northern Vietnam, here you can do trekking to remote villages or visit to hill tribe weekly markets such as Bac Ha Market on Sunday, Can Cau Market on Saturday, Coc Ly Market on Tuesday. At the markets you can observe real daily life and culture of the local people, we recommend to get to the market in early in the morning.

Finish the Hanoi Tours – Hanoi North Vietnam Package 13 Days with a full day Hanoi City Tour, visit most of landmarks of the thousands of years of Hanoi.


Brief Itinerary – Hanoi North Vietnam Package 13 Days

Day 1: Hanoi arrival – free Hanoi food tour (D)

Day 2: Hanoi – Ninh Binh – Hoa Lu and Tam Coc boat trip (B,L)

Day 3: Hanoi – Halong bay – Overnight on cruise (B,L,D)

Day 4: Halong bay – Hanoi – Night train to Sapa (B,L)

Day 5: Arrive Lao Cai – Can Cau Market – Bac Ha (B,L)

Day 6: Bac Ha Market – Sapa (B,L)

Day 7: Sapa trekking – Y Linh Ho – Lao Chai – Ta Van – Giang (B,L)

Day 8: Sapa – Coc Ly market – Lao Cai – Night train back Hanoi (B,L)

Day 9: Hanoi – Mai Chau – Homestay overnight (B,L,D)

Day 10: Mai Chau Cycling – Hanoi (B,L)

Day 11: Hanoi City Tour Full Day (B,L)

Day 12: Hanoi Free Day (B)

Day 13: Hanoi Departure (B)


What is included in this Hanoi North Vietnam Package 13 Days?

  • Tours and transfers as mentioned by private air conditioned vehicle
  • Accommodation based on shared twin/double room including daily breakfast
  • Meals as indicated in the program, B=breakfast, L=lunch, D=dinner.
  • Experienced English or French speaking guide (for other languages supplements apply)
  • All sightseeing fees for mentioned visits
  • Hanoi food on foot tour
  • Hanoi traditional foot massage
  • Homestay in Mai Chau
  • Private deluxe cabin on Halong Cruise
  • Bottled mineral water
  • Hanoi free food tour
  • Vietnam SIM Card with wide band 3G, internet access and calls
  • International airfare and other not mention up above
  • Personal expenses (Laundry, telephone, etc …)
  • Tips & travel insurance
  • Bank charge fees for payment
  • Early check-in and late check-out at hotels
  • Other services not mentioned
  • The Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum is closed in the afternoons, on Mondays and Fridays, and from early October to early December.
  • Activities on Halong Bay are subjected to change upon customer’s specific request for the cruise.
  • Most museums are closed on Mondays. In case your trip coincides with these days, alternatives will be suggested.
  • Please dress modestly for the temple visits. Non-sleeve shirts and short trousers are NOT allowed inside the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum.

Detailed Tour Program – Hanoi North Vietnam Package 13 Days

Day 1: Hanoi arrival | Hanoi North Vietnam Package 13 Days

Hanoi North Vietnam Package 13 DaysHanoi Tours Expert welcomes you to Hanoi, Vietnam’s bustling colonial capital.

Your driver and guide will meet you outside the baggage claim of Noi Bai Airport and take you to your hotel in the city center.

Depending on your arrival time, Hanoi Tours Expert can manage some visits for you to have first experiences with our capital city.

Tonight our guide will take you for Hanoi food on foot tour to taste several special and delicious foods in Hanoi.

Meals: dinner

Overnight: hotel in Hanoi

Day 2: Hanoi – Ninh Binh | Hanoi North Vietnam Package 13 Days

Hanoi North Vietnam Package 13 DaysBreakfast at the hotel. Pick up at your hotel at 8.00am then leave Hanoi for Hoa Lu – Tam Coc, you have chances to view the landscapes along the roadsides. Arrive in Ninh Binh province at 10.30am, then we visit Hoa Lu, an ancient capital of Vietnam from 968 AD to 1010 AD during the Dinh and early Le Dynasties. In Hoa Lu ancient capital left behind two small temples of the Kings each one nearly a thousand years old

Short break for lunch at a restaurant near Tam Coc. After lunch, we take sampans to visit Tam Coc, which is literally known “ Three Caves” First Cave is the longest one which is considered a real rainbow in the water in the morning time stretching on both sides of the Ngo Dong River. The quiet movements of the oars create a sort of musical rhythm inside the cave. As the boat leaves the cave, you can see what seems to be an old man with a white breard fishing, fairy flying in the clouds, peasants collecting fuel and a group of white goats grazing on the hills. Then we move to the Second Cave and the Third Cave.

After boat trip we drive to visit Bich Dong pagoda, the pagoda is considered as the 2nd most beautiful pagoda in North Vietnam. Return to Ha Noi. Back to your hotel for check in.

Meals: breakfast, lunch

Overnight: hotel in Hanoi

Day 3: Hanoi – Halong Bay | Hanoi North Vietnam Package 13 Days

Hanoi North Vietnam Package 13 Days8h00 – 08h30 Pick-up at hotel and start the scenic, 3 and ½ hour drive to Halong Bay.

12h30 – 13h00 Embark on V’Spirit Classic Cruise followed by a short cruise briefing.

13h30 – 14h30 Savor a delectable lunch as V’Spirit Classic cruises among the limestone islands.

15h00 – 16h00 Explore the amazing Sung Sot Cave – the most beautiful cave in Halong Bay.

16h00 – 17h00 Cruising to Titop island. Go swimming and relaxing at the beach of Titop or climb up to the top of the island for a panorama view of Halong Bay.

17h00 – 17h30 Return to the main boat and continue cruising to the quiet area while enjoy beautiful seascape on the way.

17h30 – 19h00 Enjoy Sunset Party on sundeck and admire the best moments of the day when the sun starts to set.

19h00 Dinner is served. Socialize with other guests, take part in board games, fish for squid, or just laze around.

Meals: breakfast, lunch, dinner

Overnight: on Vspirit cruise

Day 4: Halong – Hanoi – Train to Sapa | Hanoi North Vietnam Package 13 Days

Hanoi North Vietnam Package 13 Days06h30 – 07h15 Start your day with Tai Chi exercises or a photo hunt.

07h30 – 08h30 Have breakfast on board and enjoy the peaceful morning of Halong Bay.

09h00 – 10h00 Kayak among the hidden areas of the bay, around the Man’s Head Islet area.

10h15 Return to the boat. Freshen up and check out of your cabin.

10h15 – 11h00 Continue your cruise exploring the Bay, passing Ba Hang fishing village, Dog Islet, and more.

11h00 – 12h15 While heading back to the harbor, watch the fruit carving demonstration and participate in the Cooking Class before enjoying a traditional Vietnamese lunch.

12h15 – 12h30 Disembark V’Spirit Classic.

12h30 – 13h00 Transfer back to Hanoi.

Return to Hanoi, check in day-use room for shower and resting before transfer to Hanoi Train Station for night train to Sapa

Meals: breakfast, lunch

Overnight: on train

Day 5: Can Cau and Bac Ha Market – Hanoi tour package 13 days

Hanoi North Vietnam Package 13 Days06 am – Arrive to Lao Cai train station. Welcome by your local guide and driver, have breakfast at a nearby restaurant then start your 3 hours drive to Can Cau market – a small market situated in a valley surrounded by mountains and o­nly 7 km from China. The market deeply shows the typical cultural features of the minorities in remote mountainous areas in Vietnam.

Furthermore, you can enjoy seeing boys and girls in colorful costumes – different colors of the mountains. They attend the market in the hope of finding “the other halves of their lifestyle” and this is also the time for them to chat, to exchange everything among different ethnic peoples through cups of wine sold in the market. Say goodbye to the market and transfer to Bac Ha. on the way, spend time visiting a village of the Flower H’mong and then check in hotel in Bac Ha. Free to explore the town.

Meals: breakfast, lunch

Overnight: hotel in Bac Ha.

Day 6: Bac Ha – Sapa | Hanoi North Vietnam Package 13 Days

Hanoi North Vietnam Package 13 DaysAfter having breakfast we will visit Bac Ha market. The market filled with many different hill-tribe people. This is the most colorful market in North Vietnam.

At the market, you have chance to enjoy Bac Ha people’s simple but unique kinds of food with special wines made from rice, cassavas, corn and different sorts of fruits such as plumps, apples, peaches… talking to the minorities through the guide’s interpretation.

Leave the market for the H’mong King’s house (King Hoang A Tuong) built by the French colonists and the Chinese in 1920. Return the town for lunch. In the afternoon, spend time visiting another village (Ban Pho village). Say good bye to Bac Ha and drive Sapa, on the way back, drop in to see the Vietnamese and Chinese Harbour Mouth in Lao Cai. Reach Sapa late in the afternoon.

Meals: breakfast, lunch

Overnight: hotel in Sapa

Day 7: Sapa trekking tour | Hanoi North Vietnam Package 13 Days

Hanoi North Vietnam Package 13 DaysBreakfast at the hotel. At 8.00am, start trekking downhill to Y Linh Ho and Muong Hoa Valley through rice paddies and small hamlets to learn the life of hill tribes here.

Communication exchange with local people in Lao Chai village then continuing walking through villages and rice terraced fields to Ta Van village settled by Dzay ethnic.

Have picnic lunch on the way then keep going to the bottom of Sapa valley Giang Ta Chai, inhabited by Red Dao people and which is supposed to be the most beautiful one in the area. Car picks up end route and drive back to Sapa.

Meals: breakfast, lunch

Overnight: hotel in Sapa

Day 8: Coc Ly Market – Night train to Hanoi | Hanoi North Vietnam Package 13 Days

Hanoi North Vietnam Package 13 DaysBreakfast at the hotel then leave from Sapa at 7:00 AM for Coc Ly market, which is situated 70 km far from Sapa. Enjoy the peaceful life of 6 different minority peoples (Flower H’mong, Black Dzao, Tay, Dzay, HaNhi and Nung).

The market is the chance for the minorities to meet and share joy and sorrows after the crops, to exchange one another’s experience. Say goodbye to the market and get down onto a boat along Chay river.

You are bound to feel great and find yourselves smaller among high rock mountains and to be surprised at white and breathtakingly waterfalls. The Fairy Cave is located deeply in the rocks. Get off the boat to visit a village of the Tay Minority (Trung Do village) by the river.

After the boat trip, visit a small town – Bao Nhai. Transfer to Lao Cai train station for boarding the Express train to Hanoi. Before get on the train you have one day-use room at mini hotel for shower and rest.

Meals: breakfast, lunch

Overnight: on train

Day 9: Hanoi – Mai Chau | Hanoi North Vietnam Package 13 Days

Hanoi North Vietnam Package 13 DaysArrive Hanoi early in the morning, pick up by guide and transfer to mini hotel for shower and rest. 8.30 Depart for Hoa Binh province and up then to Mai Chau valley. This scenic drive takes around four hours.

Along the way we pass fields of tapioca and sugar cane as well as rice paddies. Upon arriving in Mai Chau valley, we take a short walk around Lac & Poom Coong villages to have the first sights of the White Thai community culture. In the evening, assist to the traditional music and dance show which is performed by The Thai young girls and boys. They all come from this village. Try also some rice alcohol made of traditional plants and local sticky rice.

Meals: breakfast, lunch, dinner

Overnight: homestay

Day 10: Mai Chau – Hanoi | Hanoi North Vietnam Package 13 Days

Hanoi North Vietnam Package 13 DaysBreakfast at the Thai stilt house then we leave the village for half day hiking around. We will pass many different Thai hamlets, through rice fields, hill sides…Stop sometimes to visit local houses and talk with local people.

If you are interested in cycling we will be able to arrange beautiful cycling trip to Mai Hich and Mai Ha village or even to further villages of Sum Khoe, Kun Pheo.

Let go with us to discover the valley on the simple bike but it seems to be the best way to visit though out villages, stay in touch with local people and indigenous culture.

Arrive to Ha Noi around 17.00.

Meals: breakfast, lunch

Overnight: hotel in Hanoi

Day 11: Hanoi city tour full day | Hanoi North Vietnam Package 13 Days

Hanoi North Vietnam Package 13 DaysHanoi city tour day trip will take you to visit most of tourist highlights of the city. One day trip to discover Hanoi will be a very interesting experience with culture, history and local life and also traffic of the city. Your first stop of the Hanoi city tour day trip will be the mausoleum Ho Chi Minh’s Mausoleum as well as his private residence from 1954 until 1969.

In the same complex you will see the One Pillar Pagoda, founded by King Ly Thai To in 1049. Continue your Hanoi city tour day trip with Temple of Literature was built in 1070 to worship Confucius, the founder of Confucianism. In 1076 Quoc Tu Giam (Royal’s sons school) – Vietnam’s first university, also referred to as Van Mieu, was established within the temple to educate Vietnam Royalty, mandarins, and members of the elite.

Having lunch at a local restaurant before continuing to visit the Buddhist Tran Quoc Pagoda built since the sixth century, which located in a small island on the lake on West Lake (one of the oldest in Vietnam) and Quan Thanh Temple one of the four holy temples in Hanoi built since the eleventh century.

Your next stop will be the Museum of Ethnology where you observe Vietnam’s diverse culture through the Museum’s unique presentation of artifacts and dress used in daily life. There are many other options for museum if you are interested in history, art, wars, etc. Back to the center for 1 hour cyclo tour to discover Hanoi old quarter and French quarter. it is also a great experience to discover the city’s charms. Late in the afternoon you will attend a water puppet show that is unique performance with the puppets and the water. Here you will finish Hanoi city tour day trip with a traditional Hanoi foot massage.

Meals: breakfast, lunch

Overnight: hotel in Hanoi

Day 12: Hanoi free day | Hanoi North Vietnam Package 13 Days

Meals: breakfast

Overnight: hotel in Hanoi

Day 13: Hanoi departure | Hanoi North Vietnam Package 13 Days

On the last day in Hanoi is time for you to check the visiting list, check things to do and see. Make sure that you don’t miss anything in Hanoi. Take your time before we pick you up at the hotel and transfer you to Noi Bai airport for your home flight back to Singapore. Here we say goodbye and end of all services of the Hanoi tour package 13 days.

Meals: breakfast


This itinerary is crafted and organized for private group only. The cost depends on number of participants and specific touring needs. Please feel free to contact us for best possible price for your Vietnam holiday.