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Best of northern and central Vietnam 14 days
[updated 2024]

If you are outdoorsy, active, and love breathtaking scenery, yet at the same time are equally drawn to discovering iconic cultural sites of Vietnam, this tour is for you.
This tour is designed for those seeking the best of North and Central Vietnam. Immerse yourself in the breathtaking landscapes of Ninh Binh and Pu Luong, embark on a thrilling kayaking adventure in Ha Long Bay, explore mesmerizing caves in Quang Binh, and discover the rich heritage of Hue and Hoi An, both UNESCO World Heritage Sites.

Your experiences include:

  • Cyclo tour through the bustling streets of Hanoi.
  • Visit a local market and savor delicious 'Pho Cuon'
  • Explore Pu Luong's greenery, wildlife, and quaint hamlets
  • Cruise on shimmering waters in Tam Coc, Ninh Binh
  • Enjoy kayaking in the majestic Ha Long Bay
  • Trek through the jungle and discover the natural swimming pool in Quang Binh.
  • Be amazed by the beauty of Hang Tien, a stunning cave in Quang Binh
  • Take a boat trip along the Perfume River in Hue
  • Visit ancient handicraft villages in Hue
  • Immerse yourself in the vibrant Hoi An Memories Show
  • Discover the charm of Hoi An's ancient town
  • Visit Cam Thanh village and try a bamboo basket tour

If you prefer to skip Quang Binh, Hue, and Hoi An, there's an alternative option to consider. You can choose to fly directly from Hanoi to Quy Nhon or Phu Yen, two lesser-known but stunning coastal towns. These hidden gems offer a more serene and secluded beach experience, allowing you to unwind and soak up the sun in a tranquil setting. Enjoy the beautiful sandy beaches, crystal-clear waters, and the laid-back charm of these coastal destinations for a few days of relaxation and rejuvenation.

This is just a suggested itinerary and can totally be tweaked to suit your style and need


  • Day 1: Arrive Hanoi
  • Day 2: Hanoi Half Day City Tour with Cyclo Ride
  • Day 3: Hanoi - Pu Luong, half day soft trekking tour
  • Day 4: Pu Luong full day trekking tour
  • Day 5: Pu Luong - Ninh Binh
  • Day 6: Ninh Binh - Ha Long
  • Day 7: Ha Long - Hanoi
  • Day 8: Hanoi fly to Quang Binh
  • Day 9: Tu Lan  Discovery  
  • Day 10: Quang Binh - drive to Hue
  • Day 11: Hue Local Art and Handicraft Tour
  • Day 12: Hue drive to Hoi An, evening Hoi An Ter   Show
  • Day 13: Hoi An - Day at leisure
  • Day 14: Hoi An Departure

Private tour starts from 2,675 USD per person based on 2 people travelling in Oct 2024 on a shared room, boutique 4 & 5 star accommodation throughout, excluding international flight.

Our price includes:

  • All domestic flights. (We can also quote for your international flight if you wish)
  • Boutique 4 & 5 star accommodation with daily breakfast
  • Experienced English speaking guides
  • All mentioned tours and excursions by private air-conditioned vehicle
  • Sightseeing fees and permits during guided time
  • Boat cruise if mentioned
  • Service charge and current government VAT tax
  • 24/7 ground support

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