Welcome to Vietnam! The tourguide of RYAN HOLIDAYS will be welcoming you at Noi Bai airport; it takes us 35 minutes driving to the centre of Hanoi to check-in hotel. Let?s have an overall view of the capital by a ?Green car? visit, which will start around the Old Quarter of Hanoi, stop at Ngoc Son Temple located on the Hoan Kiem Lake (the ?Sword? Lake), and at Quan Thanh Taoist Temple. Late afternoon we will enjoy a unique fascinating show of Water Puppetry, a traditional stage art of Northern Vietnam. Overnight in Hanoi. Please note! ? Depending on your arrival time, the program will be adjusted accordingly ? Hotel check-in time is around 14.00
If you wish to see how the Hanoi people rise and shine in the morning, wake up early and run to a lake close by your hotel, you can join an exciting scene of hundreds of locals, passionately attentive in their morning exercises of Tai Chi quan, jogging, martial arts, classical dance and so on. After breakfast at the hotel, we will head to Halong Bay, a Natural World Heritage as designated by UNESCO since 1994 and 2006, and check-in our overnight boat. Enjoy a trip on Halong with stops to visit caves or to swim and enjoy the sunset on the sea. Dinner with fresh seafood! Overnight onboard. Please note! ? Group from 2-5 pax transfer Hanoi ? Halong ? Hanoi by shuttle bus. ? Group from 6 pax onwards transfer Hanoi ? Halong ? Hanoi by private van/bus
Have some tai-chi quan exercises with the crew before breakfast and cruise back to the Wharf, where our van is waiting for our return to Hanoi. Check-in hotel in Hanoi and at your leisure in the rest of the day. Lunch on board and dinner at your own account. Overnight in Hanoi.
At your leisure until your guide comes to meet and transfer you to the airport to take the departure flight. End of service. Please note! ? Hotel check-out time is around 12.00.