Holiday in Hoi An – Hue – Da Nang: Arrival to Da Nang, our tour guide will escort you to Hoi An. Walking down the narrow streets you will visit Vietnam old-time traditional houses or shopping at the town in a range of craft tiny shophouses and artisans. You also have a chance to experience one day fishing tour on basket boat to discover the daily life of Hoi An fishermen.
Travel to Hue from Hoi An, you will to discover the amazing magical Phong Nha Caves. Hue tour will continue with the mesmerizing royal tombs and mausoleums as well as the ancient citadel and pagodas under Nguyen dynasty – the last Vietnamese emperors. Your Hue – Hoi An tour will end after visiting Dong Ba local market.
Day 1: Da Nang – Hoi An – Welcome to Vietnam
Meals: 1 Dinner
Upon arrival in Da Nang airport, you will be met and welcomed by our tour guide and driver. Then we will escort you to your hotel in Hoi An.
Arriving into the old merchant town of Hoi An, the heritage streets beckon exploration. Be tempted by the art galleries, hand crafted woodwork, ceramics, lanterns, embroidery and tailor shops where an entire wardrobe can be made overnight.
Afternoon, we will take a easy trip to visit Hoi An’s hottest attractions: Japanese Bridge, Old Merchant House, China Assembly Halls and some other interesting shops. You will visit to the home of a craftsman in the old street in Hoi An Town. Where you will discover the daily life of Hoi An people and see how they make a lantern. You will have a chance to enjoy making the lantern and keep it as a souvenir. Later, enjoy dinner served at local charming restaurant. Stay overnight in Hoi An.
Day 2: Hoi An fishman experience tour
Meals: 1 Lunch, 1 Breakfast
As much of Vietnam tour interest, Hoi An’s Chinese-style architecture is an attractive bonus for your Vietnam holiday.
Today, A fisherman will greet you at the shore and help you step on Hoi An’s special boat: Basket Boat. The basket-shaped transportation is widely used in Southern Vietnam; sitting in one would be one of the precious fun moments in your Vietnam holiday. Just as other fishermen, you will be back to shore with a boat-load of fish. What a harvest! Lunch on the cruise.
Day 3: Hoi An – Hue
Meals: 1 Breakfast, 1 Lunch, 1 Dinner
Enjoy a day traveling between the ancient and beautiful cities of Hoi An and Hue.
We will pick you up at your hotel and head to the Marble Mountains just south of Da Nang. You can explore the caves and temples built into the mountainside and view the famous China Beach and the bustling city of Da Nang. The marble carvers will be at work and you can try your bargaining skills with the shop owners. We will continue through Da Nang to the top of the Hai Van Pass. The deserted winding roads and magnificent views make it a very enjoyable drive. On the other side of the pass, you will enjoy lunch in the fishing village of Lang Co or weather permitting, at a local waterfall, Suoi Voi Elephant Springs, there is a short hike and you can stretch your legs and cool off in the stream.
After lunch, we turn off of busy Highwway 1 and take a smaller coast road where we drive through quiet villages and beautiful scenery, stopping to take photos, and interact with the locals. Arrival Hue, check into your hotel, short rest time. Stay overnight in Hue.
Day 4: Hue – Phong Nha
Meals: 1 Lunch, 1 Breakfast
Depart from Hue for 2 and half hours to Phong Nha Caves and Tien Son Caves. On the way we stop to visit some of the most famous battle-field in Vietnam War, Ben Hai River, Hien Luong Bridge, lying in the Demilitarized Zone of the Vietnam war (you can consider it as a rest stop). Have a lunch at local restaurant then getting on boat and cruise along the river to Phong Nha Cave. The deeper one penetrates, the more magical are the natural aspects of the caves.
After on boat for 700m, a large dry passage is appear, then you can walk to discover the cave for 500m more. You will have a chance to explore the remain of Cham Altars and Inscriptions inside. Return to Hue in the late afternoon.
Stay overnight in Hue.
Day 5: Hue city tour
Meals: 1 Lunch, 1 Breakfast
On this tour you will have the choice of many cultural attractions including Ho Chi Minh’s childhood home and village. From toombs to incensce making villages, see Hue Vietnamese stlye, you won’t be disappointed!
In the morning pick up you in your hotel at 9 am or 9:30 am Then transfer to visit Tu Hieu pagoda there you see monks praying. Visit conieal hat in sence marking village and go to up Vong Canh hill you see American Bunker and Perfumer River very beautiful for pictures, visit Tu Duc older tomb then other and the most Romantic poetry in Hue After that you can choose any tomb you want to see.
At noon, if you would like, our local guide will take you to a famous local noodles shop for tasting the famous Bun Bo Hue (beef noodle) for lunch. Afternoon: Experience the very best of local cooking in a traditional Vietnamese home.
Spend a day in a local Vietnamese home cooking a range of fabulous food. This course includes choosing your menu, shopping in the market for the freshest ingredients, preparing and cooking your dishes and sharing a meal with your hosts. There are a large range of dishes available to suit both meat and fish eaters as well as vegetarians.
Vietnamese food is extremely tasty, healthy and simple to cook. On returning home you will be able to impress your friends and family with a fabulous Vietnamese feast. Enjoy what you cook. Stay overnight in Hue.
Day 6: Hue – Goodbye to Hue
Meals: 1 Breakfast
Breakfast at hotel. Free time to visit the Ba Dong local market to see how people make their Non la hat or weaves basket or explore the ancient city by yourself until we take the afternoon fligh to the next destination. End of tour./.