Explore of the unique culture of the Central Vietnam, the route encompasses the UNESCO-designated World Heritage Sites, including the ancient town of Hoi An – the sixteenth century silk route trading port and the ancient Imperial city of Hue.
The area is rich in natural history and culture and as such has tremendous long-term potential for the development of road tourism throughout the Indochina region.
- Type of trip: Group tour
- Trip Duration: 6 days / 5 nights
- Starting: Danang airport or train /bus station , Vietnam
- Finishing: Hue airport/ train station, Vietnam
- Destination: Danang – Hoi An – Bana Hills – Hue City – Phong Nha Cave
Itinerary in brief:
Day 1: Danang Arrival (Dinner)
Day 2: Marble Mountain – Hoi An Old Town (B, L, D)
Day 3: Bana Hills – Hue Imperial City (B, D)
Day 4: Hue City Tour (B, L, D)
Day 5: La Vang Church – Parallel 17th – Phong Nha cave (B, L, D)
Day 6: Hue – Danang airport (B, L)
Day 1: Danang arrival (Dinner)
Our tour guide and driver will welcome you at Danang aiport and transfer to visit Linh Ung Temple with a big Buddha statute overlook to the Danang beach.
Linh Ung is the largest temple on Monkey Island and see panorama view of Danang beautiful city. Free time for beach swimming
Checkin the hotel and late have dinner with local specialties at local restaurant
Overnight in Danang
Day 2: Danang – Hoi An Old Town (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Continuing our journey south along the coast to Hoi An. Visit famous Marble Mountain and stone carving village in Danang
On a short walking tour of the enchanting historical town, we’ll visit the Chua Ong Pagoda, Chinese Assembly Hall, 200-year-old Tam Ky house, former merchants’ homes and the 400 year-old Japanese Covered Bridge.
The charming, old-world trading port of Hoi An with its cobbled streets, traditional homes and tiny shop houses is a perfect place to lose yourself in a bygone era. Boutique restaurants, hip cafes along the waterfront, delightful craft shops and artisans including some of Asia’s best bespoke tailors (whose services come at a nominal price), all can be found here.
Shopping by yourself. Have dinner in the lovely Old Town of Hoi An
Overnight in Hoi An
Day 3: Hoi An – Bana Hills – Hue Imperial City (Breakfast, Dinner)
Transfer to Ba Na hills (35km) and take Cable Car which gains 5 world scores to Ba Na hills station. Stop at By Night station to visit Vong Nguyet hills, Linh Ung pagoda, The Old Villas of French. Continue moving up by cable car to the Nui Chua Mountain – the top of Ba Na range, visiting Nginh Phong top, Le Nim Villas, and Orchid Garden…
Free for joining games in Fantasy Park – the third biggest indoor games zone in Vietnam with series of interesting games: 4 – 5D film, skiver, the death race, Dinosaur Park… (2 hours).
Lunch by yourself at food stores at Bana Hills
Transfer to Hue city for dinner with Local specialties or Seafood buffet dinner. Overnight in Hue.
Day 4: Hue city tour (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Take a morning cruise on Perfume River to visit Thien Mu pagoda – The oldest pagoda in Hue city
Then transfer to Imperial Citadel – The home of Vietnam’s last royal dynasty, the Nguyen Dynasty (1802 – 1945)
Dong Ba Market to see the daily life of local people. Lunch at local restaurant
In the afternoon, continue to visit Khai Dinh tomb, Tu Duc Tomb and Conical hat village
Dinner on Imperial Dragon Boat. Free time for shopping at Night Market
Overnight in Hue.
Day 5: Phong Nha Cave – Parallel 17th (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Our tour guide and driver pickup your group at around 7:00 am or 7:30 am your hotel to drive out of Hue on the highway 1A to Quang Binh Province. On the way, you can see the rural life and daily of the local people, rice paddy fields, nice river and mountains ….
First stop is visiting the Ruin of La Vang Church where blessed Virgin Mary that was seen there in 1798
Then continue to Parallel 17th of DMZ where you will visit Hien Luong Bridge, Ben Hai River, and its war relic museum
When you reach to Phong Nha Ke Bang National Park, you will stop for lunch at a local restaurant
After lunch, take a beautiful boat cruise on rustic Son River, along rustic village and Limestone Mountain
Discover Phong Nha Cave by rowing boat and walking inside the cave for sightseeing amazing stalactites and stalagmites. The part of the cave you get out of the boat and walk around inside the cave to see other beautiful parts and nature along river outside
After finish walking, you will get back onthe boat again and back to the meeting point by boat. Our car will drive you back to Hue city
Dinner with local specialties. Free time for shopping at Night Market
Overnight in Hue.
Day 6: Hue – Lang Co Beach – Hai Van Pass – Danang (Breakfast, Lunch)
Leaving Hue to Danang, stop on the way to see and photo the beautiful beach of Lang Co, Lagoon, amazing Hai Van Pass and free time for shopping in Danang
Then transfer to the airport. End tour
Trip Price Included:
• All transfer and transportation with air-conditioning
• Hotel accommodation base on twin sharing room
• English speaking tour guide (other language upon request)
• Meals as states in the itinerary
• Boat trip in Phong Nha, Hue
• Entrance fees and water
- International & domestic air-tickets
- Domestic air-tickets
- Meals other than mentioned.
- Drinks, tips, laundry, telephone calls and expenditure of a personal nature
- Stamping fee on visa arrival
- Any services other than mentioned above