Day 1: Arrival Da Nang - Airport pick-up.
Pick-up and welcome at the airport with the transfer to your hotel. Overnight in Da Nang.
We will depart Da Nang and head for Quang Tri Province. Along the way, we will stop at a number of different battle sites to see the Quang Tri Citadel, Ben Hai River, Hien Luong Bridge, and Seventeenth Parallel - the former borderline between North and South Vietnam during the war. In the afternoon, we will visit the Vinh Moc Tunnels where North Vietnamese guerilla fighters lived and fought. We will continue on our way to Dong Hoi, check in at a hotel and relax for the night. Overnight in Quang Binh.
Day 3: Quang Binh - Paradise cave -Hue (B,L,D)
The day will begin with breakfast before driving to Paradise Cave. The cave was discovered by scientists of the British Caving Research Association in 2005, has a length of 31 km, the longest dry cave in Asia. With naturally primitive features Thien Duong cave look like a landscape painting, making it very attractive to visitors. According to spelunkers, the deeper one journey into the cave, the more one feels the wells of heavenly clarity all around. There are a series of white crystal stalactites resembling glass pillars and many other spectacular formations. After crossing an old forest, visitors see the entrance to the cave shaded by century-old trees and then dazzled by the mysterious beauty of stalactite pillars, each dozens of meters in diameter and grandiose rock arches, which are works made by the enchantment and sudden inspiration of the Creator over the past million of year. After visiting these legendary trails we will return to Hue after lunch. Overnight in Hue.
Day 4: Hue - the ancient citadel. (B,L)
Hue is a place that offers many cultural treasures: the tombs of kings, the imperial citadel and temples. In Vietnam there is no other place that has as many original historical remnants as this ancient capital. On this tour, we will visit the most famous landmarks situated within Hue’s borders, such as: Imperial Citadel, Thien Mu Pagoda or Khai Dinh Tomb, and Dong Ba Riverside Market. Transfer to Hoi An. Overnight in Hoi An.
Day 5: My Son Sanctuary (B)
Free time exploring Hoi An at the morning.
In the afternoon we start the trip to My Son. My Son Sanctuary is an experience that should not be missed while visiting the beautiful city of Hoi An. With us as your tour guide, enjoy a half-day trip to visit the capital and religious centre of the former Champa Kingdom, My Son, which has been designated as a UNESCO World Heritage site. During a time spanning from the 4th to 8th centuries, when Tra Kieu (then known as Simhapura) served as the political capital of Champa, My Son was the site of the most important Cham intellectuals and a religious centre.
It is also believed that this site could have been used as a place of burial for Cham monarchs. My Son is considered to be Cham’s counterpart to the grand cities of South-East Asia’s other Indian influenced civilizations: Angkor (Cambodia), Bagan (Myanmar), Ayuthaya (Thailand), and Borobudur (Java). Overnight in Hoi An.
Day 6: Hoi An - foodie tour (B,L)
Discover Hoi An’s countryside and its local foods by bicycle. We will start our tour with a ride through the countryside to a local village with a stop to enjoy a bowl of Cao Lau. Cao Lau is a traditional Hoi An specialty composed of local noodles, pork, fresh vegetables and rice paper. The noodles are made with local sticky rice soaked in the water that must be taken from Ba Le Well: the oldest well in Hoi An, believed to have the best water anywhere. You will also be able learn to make special white rose cakes with a local family and have the opportunity to enjoy them. Before the end of the tour, we will go to Cam Nam to enjoy the Ying and Yang food such as: Banh Dap, Che Bap. This tour is definitely an interesting journey. Overnight in Hoi An.
Day 7: Hoi An - Da Nang - Departure (B)
Have breakfast in the hotel and relax. Transfer to the airport in Da Nang for departure flight.
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