Cultural Highlights 6 days

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Duration : 6 days/ 5 nights
Route : Danang - Hoi An - Hue
This trip is for every traveler with an interest in the cultural heritage of Vietnam. It takes you from the city of Danang, one of Vietnam's major international ports the and home to the Cham museum, the ancient and picturesque town of Hoi An, once one of South-East Asia's major international ports during the 17th, 18th and 19th centuries. From here we will travel onto the old Imperial City of Hue which served as Vietnam's capital under the emperors of the Nguyen Dynasty from 1802 to 1945.

 

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DETAIL TRIP

 

Day 1 : Arrive Danang -Hoian
Upon arrival at Danang you will be greeted by our guide who will begin by escorting you on a tour of Danang City, including the Cham Museum where you can find out more about this ancient but advanced civilization. After leaving Danang we will make our way the short distance to Marble Mountain, where there will be the opportunity to climb to the top and admire the temples that have a commanding view over the surrounding district. After working up an appetite with the climb you can make the short stroll or drive to China beach for lunch. Following lunch we will continue to delightful township of Hoi An approximately 30 km away. Once at Hoi An we will check into our hotel, followed by some free time to explore.

Day 2 : Hoi An
Today there will be a tour to the Chinese Assembly Halls, the Japanese Covered Bridge and Tan Ky House. Following the tour there is free time to discover what else Hoi An has to offer. Whether it be in the silk shops having a new wardrobe tailored or cycling to the beach about 6 kilometers away, one thing is certain, you will not get bored in this town. Tonight we will dine at one of the many excellent restaurants located here. (Breakfast included)

Day 3 : Hoi An
This morning we will board a boat and cruise the waterways for a look at a ceramic craft village and the boat building yards. For those people interested, a trip to the My Son Cham towers, about a hour and a half drive from Hoi An can be arranged. Or maybe you would prefer to relax beside the pool at the hotel or head to the beach for a swim. One thing is for sure, there will be final fittings to attend to at some of the tailors shops. You will find these businesses irresistible magnets. (Breakfast included)

Day 4 : Hoi An-Hue
As we bid Hoi An farewell this morning we continue our north bound journey. The destination for today is the old imperial city of Hue about four hours away. Along the way we will travel over the Hai Van pass, stopping at the top to take in the stunning views north over Lang Co beach and south over Danang city. Our second stop will be Lang Co beach, for coffee and refreshments, then continuing on our way to Hue. This afternoon we will be able to work off lunch as we board bicycles for a tour around this fabulous city. A visit to Hue would not be complete without taking in attractions such as the Citadel and the Forbidden Purple City, the Imperial Museum and the Dong Ba market. To round off the days activities, a visit to one of Hues many fine restaurants to sample some of the local specialties. (Breakfast included)

Day 5 : Hue
Cruising the Perfume River is the order of the day. This time we head out for the countryside. Being the ancient capital, Hue is surrounded with ancient tombs of emperors past, and a visit to some of these tombs will be on the itinerary for today. The ornate Minh Mangs tomb will be the first stop. From here we will cruise back to the eccentric Tu Ducs tomb, and discover the life of opulence that was led by this Emperor. With the mid day approaching, it will be time to cover the short distance back to the Perfume River and board our Dragon Boat. We will enjoy lunch while cruising back down towards Hue, stopping on the way to visit the Thien Mu Pagoda which is considered the unofficial symbol of Hue. This evening we will live like royalty and have a Royal Banquet complete with full costume and regalia. (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner included)

Day 6 : Depart Hue/Danang
Today is departure day and time to bid farewell to your guide. If you are continuing on a domestic flight you can depart from Hue airport. For international flights you will be transferred back to Danang. (Breakfast included)

 

All prices quoted in USD per person valid 30 Oct 2020
(except  24 Dec 2019 and christmas 31 Dec 2019 and Tet holiday 24 Jan to 30 Jan 2020)

Package Class

Price per person in half-twin by private
car/coach with guide in the party of

Single Supplemen

1

2-3

4-5

6-7

8-11

Standard - 2stars

760

422

309

271

260

82

Superior - 3 stars

814

449

336

298

287

108

Deluxe - 4 stars

910

499

387

338

338

154

Luxury -5 star

1186

644

531

493

482

286

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Cities

Hotel 2 *

 Hotel 3*

Hotel 4*

Hotel 5 *

Hoi An

Thanh Binh 3 hotel

Atlas hotel

Thanh Binh Riverside

Palm garden resort

Hue

Newstar hotel

Asia hotel

Eldora hotel

Indochine Palace

 

Trip Prices Include :

- 5 nights accommodation basing on twin sharing at specified hotels.
- Daily breakfast.
- All transfers and land transportation in private vehicles.
- English/French speaking guides
- Private boat cruise in Hue
- Entrances fees + sightseeing as indicated.

Trip Prices Do Not Include :

- All insurance & airport tax.
- Other tour & meals than mentioned in program.
- Meals
- Expenditure of a personal nature, such as drinks, souvenirs, laundry and gratuity etc.

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