Amazing Vietnam Trip – A 10 day tour journey


Hanoi – Ha long bay – Hoi An – Ba na hills – Ho Chi Minh City – Cu Chi Tunnels – Mekong Delta.

Experience the wonders of Vietnam with a captivating journey that takes you from the vibrant streets of Ha noi to the charming ancient town of Hoi An, and finally, to the bustling metropolis of Ho Chi Minh City. This comprehensive tour offers a chance to uncover the essence of this diverse country, showcasing its rich history, stunning landscapes, and unique cultural experiences.

Embark on a serene cruise through the enchanting Ha long Bay, a UNESCO World Heritage Site known for its striking limestone islands and emerald waters. Immerse yourself in the natural beauty that surrounds you and revel in the tranquility of this breathtaking destination.

Next, uncover the vibrant charms of Hoi An, as you wander through its ancient streets adorned with colorful lanterns, marvel at its well-preserved architecture, and partake in the mesmerizing Lantern Festival that illuminates the city in a magical spectacle.

Journey onward to Hue, where the rich history of the imperial capital unfolds before your eyes. Explore its majestic citadel, visit the palaces and royal tombs, and gain insight into the fascinating past that shaped this remarkable city.

Continue to the buzzing city of Saigon, now known as Ho Chi Minh City, and witness its modern development alongside its historical landmarks. Delve into the local culture, sample the tantalizing street food, and gain a deeper understanding of Vietnam’s resilience and vibrant spirit.

Conclude your journey with an exploration of the Mekong Delta, a labyrinth of waterways and lush greenery. Cruise along the river, visit local villages, and witness the daily activities that shape the lives of the inhabitants in this fertile region.

Designed by our experienced travel specialists, this signature trip promises to leave an indelible mark on your heart, as you immerse yourself in the wonders of Vietnam. Book with us now to embark on this extraordinary adventure or share your dream trip with us, and our experts will curate a personalized itinerary tailored to your preferences.

Here is the brief itinerary of Vietnam Trip

Day 1: Landing in Hanoi, Vietnam: A welcome pickup

Day 2: Hanoi: A full-day tour of sightseeing, foodie & nightlife experience.

Day 3: Hanoi – Halong: Cruise a mythical bay & overnight on board

Day 4: Lan Ha Bay–Dark & Bright Cave–Tuan Chau Harbour, return to Ha Noi-Fly to Da Nang/ Hoi An.

Day 5: Hoi An beach town: An oriental walking in the ancient town.

Day 6: Hoi An beach town: Easy bike ride & happy cooking class.

Day 7: Hoi An beach town: Relaxing and shopping day

Day 8 : Fly to Ho Chi Minh City – Cu Chi Tunnels. 

Day 9: A full-day tour to Mekong Delta: Experience a local life in Ben Tre coconut town.

Day 10 : Relaxing day and shopping

Day 1: Landing in Hanoi, Vietnam: A welcome pickup

Xin Chao, Vietnam! Hello there, Vietnam!

You’re about to land at Noi Bai International Airport. Welcome to Hanoi, Vietnam’s capital city and a must-see for any traveler interested in experiencing Southeast Asia’s rich history and culture. Please proceed to the arrival lounge after collecting your luggage, where a Billy Vietnam Travel representative will greet you with a welcome signboard. After welcome, you will be transferred 45 minutes to downtown Hanoi. Check into your accommodation and spend the remainder of the day relaxing.

Please keep in mind that hotel check-in is at 2:00 p.m.; your room may or may not be ready before this time.

In Hanoi, spend the night.

Meal : None

Day 2: Hanoi: A full-day tour of sightseeing, foodie & nightlife experience.

Begin your day with a energizing breakfast to fuel your adventures. Indulge in a delightful hot breakfast served at the hotel’s restaurant, providing nourishment and vitality for the day ahead. 

At 8:30, join your knowledgeable tour guide in the lobby as you embark on a captivating full-day city tour of Hanoi. Prepare to be enthralled by the majestic ancient architecture, mouthwatering cuisine, and breathtaking natural landscapes that await you on this journey.

Start your exploration at Ba Dinh Square, where historic moments have unfolded. Step into the footsteps of history as you visit the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, Uncle Ho’s stilt house, and the iconic one-pillar pagoda, deeply rooted in Vietnamese history and culture. 

Venture beyond the city center to the outskirts of Hanoi, where you will discover the Museum of Ethnology. Immerse yourself in the fascinating exhibitions and gain a deeper understanding of the vibrant cultural diversity of Vietnam’s ethnic groups. The presentation and content of the museum are thoughtfully curated, offering a scientific and logical insight into the cultural tapestry of each ethnic group.

As lunchtime approaches, savor a culinary delight unique to Hanoi: Bún chả Hà Nội. This specialty dish, consisting of grilled pork, fresh noodles, sweet and sour sauce, and crisp vegetables, has been cherished since early 20th century. Indulge in this Hanoian culinary masterpiece, a true gastronomic treat.

Continue your journey with a visit to a Hidden Gem Coffee Shop, an eco-friendly establishment where recycled furniture takes center stage. Indulge in a cup of traditional Vietnamese coffee, with the option to try the famous coffee with eggs—a delectable local specialty that is highly recommended.

Witness the architectural beauty of the Temple of Literature, Vietnam’s first university. Delve into its rich history and gain insights into the education system that shaped the country. 

Prepare for an exciting activity as you head to Long Bien Bridge, a symbol of Hanoi’s history and culture. As you walk on this 120-year-old bridge, your guide will regale you with enthralling stories about the Red River Delta’s culture and everyday life. Experience a unique discovery of Banana Island, nestled at the bridge’s base.

Embark on a delightful cyclo ride through the enchanting 36 streets of Hanoi’s Old Quarter. Immerse yourself in the vibrant ambiance of this historic quarter, observe the daily activities of the locals, and marvel at the exquisite French-style villas that add a touch of charm to the cityscape.

At 5 pm, conclude your cyclo tour at Dong Xuan Market and embark on an evening street food adventure. Prepare your taste buds for an exploration of Hanoi’s captivating cuisine, as local flavors and dishes surprise and delight with their unique ingredients and affordable prices. These culinary delights not only satisfy your palate but also serve as a window into the Vietnamese culture, reflecting the beauty, lifestyle, emotions, and thoughts of the locals. Please inform your guide of any dietary requirements or allergies beforehand for a tailored experience.

After a day filled with exploration, indulge in a restful night in Hanoi. 

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.

Day 3: Hanoi – Halong: Cruise a mythical bay & overnight on board

Prepare to embark on an enchanting adventure to one of Vietnam’s most iconic destinations: Halong Bay. Here, a surreal landscape of limestone islands emerges from the pristine emerald waters, creating a mesmerizing spectacle. The best way to experience the beauty of Halong Bay is to embark on an unforgettable overnight cruise.

8.30 – 9.00: Pick up from Hanoi (If you book our Limousine bus/ regular private car).

12.00– 12.30: Arrive to No. 35 Tuan Chau Harbor. Transfer to M’gloria Cruise.

13.15 – 13.30: Welcome to M’gloria Cruise and enjoy welcome drink, meet the captain, crew to get a brief introduction about cruise and safety guidelines. Enjoy lunch, while cruising in the magnificent Halong Bay, admiring the fascinating rock formations in the bay. Check-in your cabin.

Continue cruising through Con Vit islet (Duck Islet), Thumb islet. Discover lagoon natural area belonged to Lan Ha Bay

15.30 – 17.00: Kayaking and swimming at Tra Bau area (the background of “Kong Skull Island movie”) or use Jacuzzi (located on 2nd).

18.00: Participate in our sunset party (cakes, fruit, peanut, tea). Enjoy happy hour and relax.

18.15: Join cooking class guided directly by Chef of M’gloria Cruise. You have chance to practice Vietnamese traditional dishes such as spring roll or famous cuisine of Vietnam.

19.30: Time for dinner enjoying special seafood and BBQ food.

20.30: Evening entertainments: play game on the cruise (card games, chess, karaoke, squid fishing, relaxing with massage service) and overnight on M’gloria Cruise.

Day 4:  Lan Ha Bay – Dark & Bright Cave – Tuan Chau Harbour , return to Ha Noi  – Fly to Da Nang/ Hoi An.

07.00: Early morning sun risers and you can enjoy Taichi lesson on the sundeck.

07.45: Have breakfast while cruising on the beautiful bay.

08.45 – 10.00: Mingling yourself in the stunning views of the Bay and its dramatic limestone islets as we sail through the calm emerald waters heading to Dark & Bright cave. Take your option either exploring the cave yourself on kayak or comfortably on local bamboo boat rowed by the locals.

10.00: Go back to the cruise.

10.45: Check-out your cabin, please put your luggage in front of the door and return your room key to receptionist, take good care of yout important belongings. Enjoy a fantastic cruise on the bay.

11.00: Have lunch at the restaurant.

12.00 – 12.30: Leaving M’gloria Cruise to get on the transfer boat back Tuan Chau Harbor dock 35. (If you book your own transfer, please inform driver be ready at dock 35 Tuan Chau 12.30pm).

Have a flight to Da Nang, then moving to Hoi An to stay.

Meals: Brunch.

Day 5: Hoi An beach town: An oriental walking in the ancient town.

Join us at 8:00 in the lobby, where our knowledgeable guide will lead you on an immersive exploration of the captivating Hoi An ancient town. Embark on a delightful journey as you traverse the enchanting labyrinth of narrow and wide cobblestone streets. Discover the Hoi an old house, a remarkable testament to the past, preserved for an impressive two centuries by many generations. Immerse yourself in the rich history of Hoi An by visiting the Hoi an Museum, where fascinating exhibitions showcase the earliest periods of the town’s heritage. Admire the iconic Japanese Covered Bridge, an architectural marvel that has graced the landscape since the late 16th century.

Following this enlightening walk, engage in a lantern-making class, where skilled artisans will guide you in crafting your own vibrant colored lantern. This unique souvenir will serve as a cherished memento of your time in Hoi An. Indulge in a delectable lunch at a local restaurant before returning to the hotel for a well-deserved rest. The afternoon is yours to enjoy at your leisure, allowing you to explore further or simply relax and soak in the captivating ambiance of Hoi An.

Unwind and rejuvenate during a comfortable overnight stay in Hoi An, enveloped in the allure of this remarkable destination.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch.

Day 6: Hoi An beach town: Easy bike ride & happy cooking class.

Good morning! Rise and shine to a delightful breakfast spread, complete with comforting hot dishes and a steaming cup of invigorating coffee. 

At 8:00 am, your enthusiastic guide will be eagerly awaiting you in the lobby of your hotel. They will provide you with a brief overview of the exciting activities planned for the morning. Before setting off on your cycling adventure, the guide will assist you in checking the condition of your bike, ensure you have a helmet for safety, and then you’ll be ready to hit the road.

Embark on a thrilling cycling tour, where within just 10 minutes, you’ll leave the bustling ancient town behind and find yourself immersed in the serene and picturesque countryside. Pedaling along, you’ll witness the daily lives of the locals unfold before your eyes. Marvel at the charming red brick houses, meandering rivers embracing the villages, serene lakes reflecting the swaying coconut trees, and vibrant shrimp ponds. Admire the lush green fields where hardworking farmers tend to their crops, and the gentle buffaloes graze leisurely.

Pause at the entrance of Cam Thanh village to catch your breath and take in the tranquil surroundings. Then, embark on an enchanting one-hour boat ride through the captivating water coconut palm forest, immersing yourself in the beauty of nature.

Bid farewell to the warm-hearted villagers of Cam Thanh as you hop back on your bike and continue your journey towards Tra Que, the renowned organic vegetable village. Immerse yourself in the rustic charm of the village, enjoying authentic experiences through engaging in farming activities. Later, visit local run-business restaurant, where Hue and her husband will guide you in a delightful cooking class. Learn to prepare traditional Vietnamese dishes under their expert tutelage. Afterward, gather around the table and savor the fruits of your labor during a satisfying lunch together.

In the early afternoon, pedal your way back to the hotel, where you can unwind and relax by the refreshing swimming pool or take a leisurely stroll along the scenic beach.

Embrace the tranquility of the evening during your overnight stay in Hoi An, cherishing the cherished memories of your adventurous day.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch.

Day 7: Hoi An beach town: Relaxing and shopping day

Suggested places to go : Ba na hills , Marble Mountains half day tour….

Meals: None

Day 8 : Fly to Ho Chi Minh City – Cu Chi Tunnels. 

Indulge in a satisfying breakfast before setting off on an extraordinary adventure with your private tour guide and driver. Prepare to delve into the wartime legacy of the renowned Cu Chi Tunnels, an awe-inspiring underground network constructed by Vietnamese resistance fighters during the arduous struggle for independence. Witness firsthand the remarkable ingenuity of the Viet Cong as they utilized these tunnels to gain control over vast rural areas surrounding Ho Chi Minh City, significantly contributing to their victory over the American forces. Begin your exploration with a brief introductory video at the Cu Chi Tunnels, followed by a captivating walk through the reserve. Brace yourself as you crawl inside the tunnels, gaining a profound understanding of the harsh conditions endured by those who navigated these subterranean passageways. Explore the three levels below ground and witness a chilling display of the traps and weapons employed against the American GIs. After this eye-opening experience, return to the city center for a well-deserved lunch.

Then, Check in at the hotel at Ho Chi Minh. Enjoy the night life in the city.

Meals : Breakfast, Lunch

Day 9: A full-day tour to Mekong Delta: Experience a local life in Ben Tre coconut town.

Experience the vibrant Mekong Delta, renowned as the “rice bowl of Vietnam,” which plays a crucial role in the country’s agricultural landscape. As the mighty Mekong River nears its journey’s end from China, it fans out into a multitude of tributaries, breathing life into the entire region. Immerse yourself in a world where daily existence revolves around water.

At 8:00 am, your adventure begins with a convenient hotel pick-up, whisking you away from the bustling city to the tranquil town of Ben Tre. Arriving at Ham Luong Pier, you’ll embark on a boat journey along the picturesque Ben Tre River, one of the Mekong River’s tributaries. Along the way, observe the lively activities that unfold on the river, such as fishing and water transportation. As you proceed, pay a visit to the brickwork area, where you’ll gain insights into the traditional method of brick printing and baking. Explore one of the workshops nestled along the canal, where coconuts are processed, offering you a glimpse into the local way of life.

To reach the village, navigate through the natural scissors creeks, which gradually narrow, providing an enchanting journey. Take a leisurely stroll to a family workshop, where skilled artisans create sleep mats. Indulge in the flavors of the region as you savor a selection of fresh fruits and tea. For an authentic experience and a deeper understanding of tropical culture, embark on a biking trip (or xe loi) along shaded paths, meandering through lush green rice fields and bountiful vegetable plains. Enjoy a delicious lunch at a local restaurant in the neighborhood.

In the afternoon, embark on a serene rowing boat ride down Water Palm Creek before returning to Hung Vuong Pier. Disembark from the boat and begin your return journey to Ho Chi Minh City, where your overnight stay awaits.

Reflect on the enriching experiences of the day as you unwind in the comfort of your accommodations in Ho Chi Minh City.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 10 : Relaxing day and shopping

Enjoy the very last day in Vietnam by walking around the city and do your own things in this vibrant city.

Suggested places to go : Central Post Office, Notre Dame Cathedral, and the Reunification Palace. If time permits, you may also have the opportunity to visit the Saigon Opera House and Saigon City Hall.

Meals: None 

Useful information

Our travel specialists designed this sample itinerary as inspiration for your next trip. Ready for your personalization. You choose based on your budget, desires, and cultural experiences. The cost of this trip will vary depending on the number of people in your group, departure dates, and ground service availability. Please click on Inquire Now (above) and fill out the form so that we may offer you a FREE customised quote within 24 hours, if not sooner!

Our Service Include:

  • Accommodation in a shared twin or shared double room
  • Meals as mentioned
  • English or French speaking guide (for other languages and a national guide supplements apply)
  • Tours and transfers as mentioned by private air-conditioned vehicle
  • Entrance fees for mentioned visits
  • Boat trip as mentioned in the itinerary
  • Drinking water while touring
  • All domestic flights within Vietnam
  • Tax & service charge

Our Service exclude:

  • Vietnam Visa
  • Other non-mentioned meals
  • Other non-mentioned services
  • International Flights to Hanoi/from Ho Chi Minh City.
  • Laundry, telephone calls, and personal expenditures
  • Tips, Travel insurance

Contact Form

Ex: Experience the Enchanting Hoi An by Night: A Walking Tour of Lanterns and Romance

Submit Form

Need Help?