Nourish your love for travel with our North Vietnam trips in six days, specially made to help you move through the different lights of Northern Vietnam - the cradle of ethnic Vietnamese civilization. We have the classic capital Hanoi with its unique colonial charm and imprints of the bygone eras clearly etched on its every corner. Ninh Binh, with the good spectacle of Trang An Landscape Complex that takes you also in period through its bewitching spiritual and historical significance, is ideal for all those craving a perfect blend of esteemed historical vestiges and majestic landscapes with a dash of genuine rural life typical of the North. Visit Hoa Lu Ancient Capital to trace back the country 's thousands yrs of history through its architectural legacy, pay homage to its first and second feudal rulers - King Dinh Tien Hoang and King Le Dai Hanh, and bask in the timeless charm of the' Halong Bay on Land' indicated by lofty karst outcrops emerging from gleaming rice paddies and adorned with a mild river and enigmatic caves. Wrap up your Northern Vietnam exploration with a healthy dose of indulgence, treating yourself to an overnight stay amidst Halong Bay's ethereal seascapes. Highlights: Visit Hanoi – the timeless capital of Vietnam with its trademark colonial charm Take a boat trip in Trang An – Nature heritage site Ha Long Bay – With its majestic seascapes, spectacular caves and unique water-dependent livelihoods Itinerary 6 days Vietnam: Day 1: Hanoi Arrival Meal: NA – Accommodation: Hotel in Hanoi Welcome to Hanoi – the charming, historic capital of Vietnam. Our driver and tour guide will meet you at Noi Bai International Airport and take you to your hotel in the city center. Check in to your room after 2 PM and relax. Day 2: Hanoi City Tour Meal: Breakfast/lunch – Accommodation: Hotel in Hanoi Any North Vietnam tours should always start with its very soul and heart, to trace back the imprints of the bygone eras clearly etched on its each corner. Today you've a full day to explore the centuries old capital of Vietnam. You will start with the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, the Presidential Palace, Ho Chi Minh's stilt home at the back, and the one Pillar Pagoda. Next, proceed to the Temple of Literature - the very first Faculty of Vietnam and take in the delightful arena around West Lake, including the well preserved Tran Quoc Pagoda and Quan Thanh Temple. Learn more about Vietnamese individuals with a trip to Ethnology Museum, casing a fabulous presentation of Vietnam's ethnic minorities, featuring well-presented tribal art, artifacts, and everyday items gathered from across the nation, and miniatures of traditional village houses. Later on in the afternoon, you will enjoy a traditional Water Puppet effectiveness for an intimate insight into Vietnamese outlying living throughout history. Originated in the Red River Delta in the 11th century, water puppetry is as old as the city itself, hailing from the country 's stormy rice culture and sketching a colorful and lively image of an agricultural society normal of the North with a humorous twist to each skit. Day 3: Hoa Lu – Trang An Meal: Breakfast/lunch – Accommodation: Hotel in Hanoi About 100km on the south of Hanoi is Hoa Lu, the ancient capital of the very first two imperial dynasties (the Dinh and the Le) of Vietnam in forty two years, until the final king - Ly Thai To, decided to move his seat to Dai La and title it Thang Long or Soaring Dragon (now Hanoi) in 1010. As you trace the country 's history through the architectural legacy of its ancient royal palace, pay homage to its second and first feudal rulers with a trip to the two temples built in honor of them - King Dinh Tien Hoang and King Le Dai Hanh. Have lunch in a nearby restaurant nearby, where you will have a chance to try goat meat, a trademark specialty of Ninh Binh. After lunchtime, board a little boat and also meander lazily down the light river, through three little, enigmatic caves. Bask in the classic charm of the' Halong Bay on Land' - characterized by lofty karst outcrops jutting from the gleaming ocean of rice paddies, while tuning in to the sounds of sweet chirping and lapping normal water licking the boat 's hull. Around four pm, you will return to the pier, where our driver will likely be awaiting you for your drive to Hanoi. Day 4: Hanoi – Ha Long Bay Meal: Breakfast/lunch/dinner – Accommodation: On Cruise The key reason just why Halong Bay is essential with regards to North Vietnam tours or any Vietnam trips, in general, is because it fits almost every traveler 's taste and wallet, from backpackers to honeymooners, to families, to bon vivants. After getting purchased from the hotel of yours, you'll be transferred to the astounding Halong Bay dripping in beauty that is natural, at 12:00 pm. You will be welcomed aboard and sailing in to the bay, through innumerable islands & islets, while lunch is now being helped. After lunchtime, you will take a brief trek to a nearby summit to feed the eyes of yours on the magnificent panoramic view of the bay dotted with golden sails. Seize this chance to swim in the calm water or maybe kayak around this particular ethereal seascape or simply sunbathing on the sundeck. Later in the afternoon, pay a visit to some quaint fishing village for a chance to talk with fishermen who have inhabited the bay for almost three decades. Go to the ship and also view the crepuscular rays fade into a riveting abyss of orange as it sails to a peaceful body of water for an overnight stay on board Day 5: Ha Long Bay – Hanoi Meal: Breakfast/Brunch – Accommodation: Hotel in Hanoi Kickstart the day of yours with an early Tai Chi Session on the sundeck and you'll be rewarded with an unparalleled visible glory of the sun peeking over the watery horizon. After breakfast, you are going to visit an enigmatic limestone grotto and then go to the ship for a final glimpse of Ha Long Bay as you cruise back to the dock. Check out as the ship comes at the harbor by drive and noon back to Hanoi. Stay there for the night. Day 6: Hanoi Departure Meal: Breakfast – Accommodation: NA After breakfast at the hotel, our guide will accompany you to the airport to catch your scheduled flight. Our North Vietnam tours end here. Bon voyage! IncludedHotel in twin/double sharing room basis with daily breakfastTransfer by air-conditioned private carMeal as mentionedEntrance fees, boat trips and excursionsExcellent English speaking guide Not IncludedTravel InsuranceInternational air ticketsDrinks, Tipping, VisaPersonal expensesOthers not mentioned nor specified above It is best 6 days Vietnam itinerary from TOP VIETNAM TRAVEL.