Day 1: Ha Noi
Arrival in Hanoi.Transfer to the hotel. Free at your leisure. Accommodation in Hanoi.
Day 2: Ha Noi (B)
Morning: Visit to the Ho Chi Minh's Mausoleum, and the Ho Chi Minh's house-on-stilt. Visit to the One-pillar pagoda, a beautiful wooden structure that rests on a single stone pillar rising out of a lotus pool, the Temple of Literature built in 1070 and regarded as the First University in Vietnam. Afternoon: Visit to the Historical museum (or Vietnam Museum of Ethnology), Quan Thanh Temple, the Lake of the Restored Sword, Ngoc Son Temple (Jade mountain Temple), and old quarter of Hanoi. In the evening enjoy traditional water puppet show. Accommodation in Hanoi.
Day 3: Ha Noi- Ha Long bay (B/L/D)
Depart for Halong bay, a world natural wonder recognized by UNESCO. On the way visit Bat Trang Pottery Village. Get on the Junk and have lunch with Champagne. Visit Ha Long bay,Thien Cung cave , Dau Go cave , round over Tuan Chau island , Dinh Huong island ,Ga Choi island , Dog island , Sail island; Titov beach . Have dinner on junk ; enjoy sunset ; Fishing ; drinking , and overnight on junk.
Day 4: Ha Long bay- Ha Noi (B/L)
After breakfast Visit man’s head island , Tortoise island , Luon cave , Bai Tu Long bay , Toad island , Bai tho mountain. Back to Station and leave the junk. After cruising back to Hanoi. Accommodation in Hanoi.
Day 5: Ha Noi- Ba Be (B)
Departure to Ba Be, a national park covering 23,340 hectares, comprises a chain of natural lakes and diverse fauna & flora. Late in the afternoon, take a short boat ride on the lake to Pac Ngoi, a cluster of lakeside houses-on-stilts of the Tay tribe. Stroll along the village path and visit local houses. O/N at a guest house at the national park. Accommodation in Ba Be national park.
Day 6: Ba Be (B)
In the morning, enjoy a boat ride on the Nang River and Lake Ba Be. Explore Puong Cave, Tay tribe villages and Fairy Pond. Discover more about the secrets of evergreen tropical forests. Accommodation in Ba Be national park.
Day 7: Ba Be- Bac Ha (B)
Departure to Bac Ha. Sightseeing en route. Accommodation in Bac Ha.
Day 8: Bac Ha- Sapa (B) In the morning take the boat trip on Chay River or visit bac ha market ( only on Sunday ). Visit some minority villages in Bac ha. Afternoon drive to sapa. Accommodation in Sapa.
Day 9: Sapa (B)
In the morning visit Sapa market, Lao Chai and Ta Van villages –light trekking. Afternoon visit Ham Rong mountain and enjoy the traditional music. Accommodation in Sapa.
Day 10: Sapa-Mu Cang Chai (B)
In the morning departure to Mu Cang Chai, on the ways visit some minority villages, and photostop at Thac Bac, and Tram Ton Pass. Accommodation in Mu Cang Chai.
Day 11: Mu Cang Chai- Ha Noi (B)
Drive back to hanoi, Sightseeing en route. Accommodation in Hanoi.
Day 12: Ha Noi (B)
Free at leisure. Transfer to the airport for departure flight