A wonderful vation just for two. Vietnam an amazing land for honeymooner with full of romantic destination just waiting for you. From Valentine boat trip in Halong bay, cooking class in Hoi An ancient town to wonderful sun bath by the sea. Explore Vietnam with your life mate, we will care the rest.
Day 1: Hello Vietnam –Hanoi arrival (D)
Hanoi, the capital of Vietnam since the 11th century dazzles visitors its unique blend of oriental lifestyle, French colonial architecture, tree-lined boulevards and peaceful lakes. Still retaining a charming air from its colonial days, visitors are often impressed with the quietness and subtle beauty of Hanoi. Upon arrival, you are picked up and transferred to hotel check in and leisure. A romantic dinner at a local restaurant. Overnight in Hanoi.
Day 2: Hanoi – Halong (B/L/D)
Depart Hanoi to Ha Long Bay by road through the rich farmlands of the Red River Delta and the scenery of rice fields (harvest time: 5th month and 10th month of Lunar New Year), water buffalos and everyday Vietnamese village life on both side of the highway No.18.
12.15 pm: Arrive in Ha Long city, board our traditional wooden junk boat, Huong Hai Junk, for an overnight journey. Sip on a refreshing welcome drink upon check in before you begin your cruise through the bay.
1.00 pm: Feast on a delicious lunch as you cruise among hundreds of islets (Dinh Huong islet, Ga Choi – Fighting Cock islet, Dog islet, Finger islet, etc.) to discover unspoilt pockets of Halong Bay and visit Sung Sot cave, one of the most imposing grottos of the Bay. Swim at Soi Sim beach or Titov beach or a short trek to the top of Titov mountain for a magnificent panorama scenery.
5.30 pm: Relax and enjoy sunset
7.30 pm: Enjoy your dinner on board.
9.00 pm: Squid fishing or relax and chatting with your partner, friends, family.
Overnight on Ha Long Bay aboard
Day 3: Halong Bay – Hanoi (B, L,D)
7.00 am: For early riser complimentary tea, coffee, fruit and cake are served.
8.00 am: Visit Luon cave on small bamboo boat paddle by out crew staff and enjoy the quiet atmosphere enclosed by high islets and mountains. Be back to our Huong Hai Junk. Sail past rock formations such as Man’s Head islet, Tortoise islet, Butterfly cave, Lion islet, Bai Tho mountain, enjoy the tranquil scenery as the boat meanders its way through the bay on the way back to Ha Long city, etc.
9.00 am: Arrange your luggage and do the check out onboard.
9.30 am: Enjoy a wholesome brunch as your boat weaves through strange-shaped limestone rock
11.30 am: Arrive back at Ha Long city for disembarkation where your driver waits to take you back to your Hanoi. Visit Temple of Literature. Discover the Old Quarter of Hanoi by cycle. This fascinating are of narrow alleys and shop houses is also called “36 streets”. Dinner by West Lake with beautiful view of Hanoi. Overnight in Hanoi.
Day 4: Hanoi – Danang – Hoian (B/D)
After breakfast, we bid fare well Hanoi and catch the morning flight (1 hour) to Danang. Upon arrival, transfer to Ancient Town Hoi An. Then walking tour of ancient Hoian Town, visit the Trade Museum, Japanese Bridge and Tan Ky Old House. Romantic dinner at Hoi An. O/N in Hoian.
Day 5: Hoi An cooking class (B/L/D)
We start the day (8am) with a welcome drink at Hai Café – our meeting point.
Travel by minivan (10 mins) to Tra Que Organic Village, and walk through the market gardens where local farmers work their fields using the traditional methods of hundreds of years ago – no electrical machinery here. We pick fresh saw-tooth coriander and Vietnamese mint for our cooking lesson later, before trying a special herbal drink at a local home.
To the local village market and with shopping list in hand we purchase a range of local ingredients, including star anise, cardamom, sesame rice paper, water spinach and banana flower.
Arriving at Red Bridge Cooking School we have a chance to freshen up before beginning our class. Working together with our Red Bridge Chef we learn the traditional ways of preparing and cooking Vietnamese food from scratch. Using the freshest ingredients and traditional Vietnamese utensils (still in use today) we cook 4 famous dishes, including the national dish ‘Pho’. After the class we sit down and a chance to savour the dishes we have prepared. Leisurely cruise (25 minutes) along the Hoi An River back to central Hoi An.
Romantic dinner while cruising on Thu Bon River. Overnight in Hoi An.
Day 6: Hoi an free (B/D)
Free at leisure on Cua Dai Beach and enjoy your most wonderful moment together. This evening, an unforgetable dinner will be set up by the beach. Overnight in Hoi An
Day 7: Hoi An – Danang – dept (B/-/-)
Enjoy your morning with the sea before checking out take a flight home with sweet memories.