• Vietnam Dream Anniversary

    Code: VHT04 - Duration: 13 Days
    Start: Hanoi | Finish: Saigon
  • Love again!

    After many years to take care of your family, your children and so on, Why not spending time for you and your honey only? This tour is created for those couples who are finding chances to warm up their love.

    Vietnam is an ideal destination with beautiful sightseeing, rich culture and friendly people. You and your honey will discover this country from the North to the South, experience interesting activities during the tour together. Let’s travel to enjoy every moment of love!


    • Discover the exotic Hanoi - witness thousands of years of culture
    • Discover local life, traditions and customs of local people in each region
    • Take a cruise along Halong Bay/Bai Tu Long Bay/Lan Ha Bay and admire the breathtaking beauty of more than 2000 islands rising from emerald water of the Bay
    • Discover Imperial city Hue well-known for its temples, tombs, palaces and pagodas and Perfume River
    • Visit ancient houses and handicraft village in Hoi An
    • Explore some French colonial structures, pagodas & bustling market in Saigon
    • Visit the famous Cu Chi network of underground tunnels used as a military base for the Vietcong in the American war
    • Explore the intricate network of canals and channels in Mekong Delta area
    • Charming hotels in great locations
    • Comfortable spacious vehicles for transfers

    Itinerary in brief:

    Day 01: Hanoi Arrival (-/-/-)
    Day 02: Hanoi- Local cooking class (B/L/-)
    Day 03: Hanoi- Halong (B/L/D)
    Day 04: Halong- Hanoi- Fly to Hue (B/L/-)
    Day 05: Hue – City tour (B/L/-)
    Day 06: Hue- Danang- Hoian city tour (B/-/-)
    Day 07: Hoian- Countryside tour (B/L/-)
    Day 08: Hoian- Free day (B/-/-)
    Day 09: Hoi An - Danang - Flight To Ho Chi Minh- Dinner on cruise (B/-/D)
    Day 10: Ho Chi Minh- Cu Chi tunnels- Half day city tour (B/-/-)
    Day 11: Ho Chi Minh- Vinh Long- Homestay (B/L/D)
    Day 12: Vinh Long- Ho Chi Minh (B/-/-)
    Day 13: Ho Chi Minh- Departure (B/-/-)

    • Ability to change the direction of the program
    • Possibility of an extension in Laos or Cambodia 



    3 Star Category

    4 Star Category

    5 Star Category


    Quoc Hoa Hotel

    (Deluxe city)

    Essence Hanoi Boutique Hotel


    De L’Opera Hanoi Hotel


    Bai Tu Long / Lan Ha Bay

    Renea Wooden Cruise


    V’Spirit Premier Cruise

    (Deluxe Suite Balcony)

    Dragon Legend Cruise



    Romance Hue Hotel

    (Deluxe Mountain)

    Eldora Hue Hotel

    (Deluxe City)

    Indochine Palace Hotel

    (Palace Studio)


    Hoi An Emotion Villa

    (Deluxe Garden View)

    Belle Maison Hadana Hotel

    (Deluxe with balcony)

    Koi Hoi An Resort & Spa

    (Bungalow garden)

    Ho Chi Minh

    Silverland Min Hotel


    Winsuites Sai Gon Hotel

    (Premier Deluxe)

    Majestic Sai Gon Hotel

    (Deluxe City)


    + We specialize in “tailor-made” tours for groups of two or more. We carefully inspect each step of your journey from the accommodation to the perfect guide to suit your needs
    + The itinerary is open to modification to fit your personal travel needs
    + Modifications to the itinerary may increase the price of the package
    + For the price of this trip, just ask for a quote by clicking on "TOUR PRICE"

    + If you are looking for a trip modified to your requirements, please send us your needs by filling out the form in Customize your trip” 
    + We will contact and send you a quote, excluding holiday period, within 48 hours of receiving your request .

  • Day 1: Hanoi arrival (-/-/-)

    Hanoi - Airport: 30km, ~40min drive

    Upon arrival at Noi Bai International Airport, meet our guide and driver who then escort you to the city center. After making sure of your successful hotel check-in (check in time: 14.00), they will be pleased to leave you free time for your own lunch and leisure to recover after the long flight. Overnight in Hanoi.

    Meals Included: None
    Accommodation: Hotel in Hanoi


    Day 2: Hanoi- Local Cooking Class (B/L/-)

    Breakfast is served at your hotel.

    Morning, you drive to the west of city. It is about 17 km from old quarter to my house and takes 40 minutes.

    Upon arrival, the Host meet you at meeting point and show you a local market since Le King Dynasty. It is the most famous market in the region where many traditional items for sales. If on market days (two or three times per week, more crowded than others), people from all the surrounding villages would come to trade. People bring dogs, cats, pigs, chickens, ducks, and bamboo baskets to sell. Everyone is excited to meet each other on that day. You will be surprised about bustling and colorful market which is working under the canopy of old tree. You will see the old women chew betel and areca nut and blacksmiths work hard with his bright brazier.

    If not on market days, market still opens and sells vegetable, meat, fruits…and very lovely.  Right next to the market place is a beautiful farm.

    We take a tour around vegetable fields growing a variety of produce including: bitter melon, corn, cauliflower, cabbage, tomatoes, green peas, snake peas and corn, as well as fruit gardens with oranges, pomelo, papaya and more (depend on the season to grow different crops)., You will learn more about background of vegetable and you may have chance to help a farmer working on his field.

    Then, we go to a local house for cooking delicious dishes. I will teach you how to cook some Vietnamese dishes by simple and traditional recipes. Enjoy local fresh vegetable, fruit, traditional cake and talk about Vietnamese families custom together. I can serve vegetarian food upon on request. The host offer free tea and local wine. Then, we transfer back to Hanoi city, visit Ho Chi Minh’s complex and Tran Quoc pagoda- one of the oldest pagodas in Hanoi city. If the sky is clear, you can watch the sunset in West lake.

    The rest of day, you are free at leisure. Overnight in Hanoi city.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch
    Accommodation: Hotel in Hanoi


    Day 3: Hanoi - Halong Bay (B/L/D)

    Hanoi - Halong: 180km, ~3h30m drive

    halong bay cruise honeymoon

    After breakfast, meet our driver at your hotel lobby and we depart for Halong Bay. Sit back and enjoy the peaceful countryside symbolic of the Red River Delta. We will arrive at Halong Bay’s wharf around noon and embark an elegant wooden junk for a cruise through the limestone cliffs and emerald waters of Halong Bay. Here we enjoy the striking scenery of this World Heritage Site. While being on board, we will be served fresh local seafood lunch followed by swimming and exploring some of the limestone caves in this area. Witness one of the world’s best the sunsets before you sit down for a lush dinner. The captain then will anchor for the night nearby a remote island where you’ll have the option night fishing or just sit out on the deck and relax under the stars.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
    Accommodation: Overnight on cruise

    Day 4: Halong Bay - Hanoi - Flight to Hue (Br/-/-)

    Hanoi - Hue: 770km, 1h flight

    halong bay tour for honeymoon

    After waking up surrounded by the tranquil beauty of the bay, we have time for an early morning dip. Then it’s time for breakfast whilst you watch the sun rise over Ha Long bay. The cruise continues to move around the bay for in order for us to discover more secluded areas; we then go kayaking and continue swimming around the bay. The boat will be near us at all times for those who prefer to relax on board. Around midday, we will return to the main harbour before transferring to our awaiting vehicle for the three-hour journey to Noi Bai airport for the flight to Hue.

    Upon arrival at Hue, our driver will meet and transfer you to the hotel for check-in.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch or Brunch
    Accommodation: Hotel in Hue

    Day 5: Hue- City tour (B/L/-)

    hue tour honeymoon

    Breakfast is served at your hotel.

    After breakfast at hotel, we set out for the exploration of Hue's famous highlights, starting with a boat trip on Perfume River to reach the picturesque Thien Mu otherwise known as Heavenly Lady Pagoda. One of the most poignant displays here is the car belonging to a former monk, who in 1963, drove to Saigon and set himself alight to protest against the South Vietnamese regime and its treatment of Buddhists. We then disembark the boat for a visit the elaborate tomb of former emperor Tu Duc, which was built between 1864 and 1867 by 3000 soldiers and workers. It includes fifty monuments surrounded by a 1500m long wall covering. We then head back to Hue for your lunch at a local restaurant.

    In the afternoon, we visit Hue Imperial City, the last royal city of Vietnam with various beautiful structures including the Flag Tower, Ngo Mon Gate, Nine Dynastic Urns, Nine Holy Cannons, Thai Hoa Palace and the Forbidden City or Tu Cam Thanh. Built in the 19th century by the Nguyen dynasty, the City was home to the former Emperors of Vietnam from 1802 until 1945. We then do the walking and shopping in Dong Ba Market to enjoy the specialty of Hue city. Overnight at hotel in Hue.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch
    Accommodation: Hotel in Hue


    Day 6: Hue- Danang- Hoian city tour (B/-/-)

    Hue - Hoi An: 140km, ~2h30min drive

    hoian tour honeymoon

    After breakfast at hotel, we bid Hue farewell and continue our south bound journey to the old trading town of Hoian via Danang. Along the way, we will stop at Lang Co beach for refreshments. From here we head up to the Hai Van pass, stopping at the top to take in the stunning views north over Lang Co beach and south over Danang city.

    Upon arrival Hoian, we take a walking tour to Hoi An Ancient Town – an exceptionally well-preserved example of a South-East Asian trading port dating from the 15th to the 19th century. We start our day with the Japanese Covered Bridge – one of Vietnam’s most iconic attractions. Created by the Japanese living in Hoian in the 1590s as a way to reach the Chinese quarter across the water, the bridge is a beautiful historical piece of Japanese architecture. It would be a shortcoming without a visit to Tan Ky House - one of the many ancient houses that making up Hoian Ancient Town. Built two centuries ago with both Japanese and Chinese influences on architecture, this house has been preserved through seven generations. While walking, we will encounter pretty houses of Chinese merchants. Another must-see destination is Phuc Kiem Assembly Hall - an excellent work of architecture considered as a heritage of historical significance. Built in 1690, this Assembly Hall is in fact a temple dedicated to the sea goddess Thien Hau. Back to your hotel late afternoon. Overnight in Hoian.

    Meals Included: Breakfast
    Accommodation: Hotel in Hoian


    Day 7: Hoian- Countryside tour (B/L/-)

    tra que tour hoi an for honeymoon

    After breakfast, you will be  picked up at your hotel's lobby  around 8 AM by bike, then  escape the bustling city just about 20 minutes by cycling from Hoi An old quarter, you will enjoy a vegetable farming area with nice weather and lovely people, a green area called Tra Que vegetable village.

    Upon arrival , you’ll take a stroll around the vegetable farm and then join the farmers in preparing the land and fertilizing it with seaweed from the river near by - as organic fertilizers. You’ll learn how to  raking the ground, sowing seed, watering, and planting vegetables, as well as many other gardening activities will make you have lots of fun and interesting moments when being in this village. This is a great way to see how locals here live and how they love their job.

    After working in the vegetable farm we continue biking to Fishing village (it takes 20 minutes of biking)

    When we arrive at Fishing Village, Meet a local fishing family, Learn about daily life of Vietnamese fishermen, their custom and community

    Leaving the village behind, you will board our boat and cruise to the mouth of the river where it meets the Cua Dai Sea. Then meeting and engage with local fishermen and enjoy a hands-on experience of traditional net fishing. The local fisherman will show you the method of catching fish that is to throw a round net into the river from a small boat. After being taught how it is done it will be your turn.

    The next part of our adventure is to fish by using a huge square net that is set on the river bed which is then winch up. With helps of another couple of local fisherman you will collect the fish inside that net through a hole at the bottom.

    Following, you will learn to paddle the unique Vietnamese bamboo basket round boat through small and beautiful channel and join in a basket boat race. Then  head into the nipa palm forest where tourist have opportunities to catch small crabs by fishing rod for fun as well as some products from this tree was make by our staff for souvenir.

    Then continue biking to my house in rice village (it takes 10 minutes of biking). Reach a local house, be welcome with a glass of passion fruit juice and wet tissues.

    You will join a short rice pancake cooking class with my wife from rice flour - Last  step is : Enjoy the Lunch  with some specialties of our village : Tam Huu (three friends ), Deep Fried Spring Rolls(vegetarian style), Local rice pancake serve with fresh organic vegetable and fish sauce, Steamed rice, chicken' meat, shrimp, pork, Season fruits.

    The whole tour will be finished around 2 -2:30 P.M. The rest of time you are free at leisure. Overnight in Hoian.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch
    Accommodation: Hotel in Hoian

    Day 8: Hoian- Free day (B/-/-)


    After breakfast at the hotel, the rest of the day is free for your own exploration and shopping. Hoi An is home to the most skilled tailors in Vietnam. We highly recommend getting something custom made!

    Meals Included: Breakfast
    Accommodation: Hotel in Hoian

    Day 9: Hoi An - Danang - Flight To Ho Chi Minh (B/-/D)

    Danang - Saigon: ~850km, 2h flight

    Breakfast is served at your hotel.

    Today, you are free at leisure until being picked up and transferred to airport for your flight to Ho Chi Minh city.

    Upon arrival in Ho Chi Minh, meet our driver and we transfer to hotel. Check in and relax.

    Evening, our driver picks up and transfer you to harbor to enjoy dinner on cruise along Saigon river. After dinner, we come back to your hotel. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner on cruise
    Accommodation: Hotel in Ho Chi Minh


    Day 10: Ho Chi Minh- Cu Chi tunnels- City tour (B/-/-)

    Cu Chi tunnel honeymoon

    Breakfast is served at your hotel.

    8:00 AM: In the morning, we depart for the famous Cu Chi Tunnels, which were an incredible underground network constructed by Vietnamese fighters during the long struggle for independence. The tunnels contained hospitals, plus accommodation and schools, and were used as a military base for the Vietcong in the American war. Upon arrival, we proceed to an underground hut to watch a short video and presentation about Cu Chi tunnels before having a real hand-on experience of what it took to live in the tunnels. And then we return to the Saigon City centre for lunch (on your own cost) and prepare for the sightseeing tour in the afternoon.

    The first destination is the Reunification Palace, the former residence of the President of South Vietnam until April 30, 1975 when the North Vietnamese tanks came crashing through the front gates, bringing the U.S.-Vietnam War to a dramatic end. This will be followed by some French colonial structures including the Notre Dame Cathedral. Notre Dame Cathedral was built between 1877 and 1883 where the stones used to create it were exported entirely from France. Apart from the religious meaning, the most captivating point of this Cathedral is its special neo-Romanesque style of architecture. Adjacent to the cathedral stands the Central Post Office, finished in 1891. It is another fine example of French architecture and is Vietnam's largest post office. After visiting the War Remnants Museum, we head onward to Ben Thanh Market for collecting some cute souvernirs or tasting some Saigon specialities. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh.

    Meals Included: Breakfast
    Accommodation: Hotel in Ho Chi Minh


    Day 11: Ho Chi Minh- Vinh Long- Homestay (B/L/D)

    mekong cruise honeymoon

    At 07:30a.m, meet our tour guide at your hotel lobby and we depart to Cai Be.

    Arrive in Vinh Long, we will start the tour with a visit of Vinhlong market in the town. This is the best choice for you to take pictures of fish, shrimps, prawns, crabs, snakes, rice-field rats, tropical fruits, vegetables...

    Mekong Travel boat will take you to have a lunch at this local house. After lunch, we come to visit the brick kilns where you can see how the local people create beautiful potteries from clay. Then, visit of the local workshop to see how to make rice paper, coconut candy, pop-rice... Enjoy some sweets with a cup of hot tea. Then, we’ll walk to check in at Út Trinh / Út Quỳnh / Út Bình homestay.

    Have a fresh shower before cooking some special dishes with the members of local family. We’ll enjoy dinner & overnight at homestay.


    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
    Accommodation: Homestay in Vinh Long


    Day 12: Vinh Long- Ho Chi Minh (B/-/-)

    cairang floating markets

    Have breakfast at homestay. Check-out & be on boat to go across one of the longest river in the world, Mekong River. Come to visit Cai Be floating market.

    Then, the rowboat will take you deeper into the countryside on smaller canals to enjoy the peaceful time. Also, we’ll come to Tân Phong island for biking on village paths to see the local daily life: orchard, school, church, pagoda, traditional houses and maybe the ancestral ways to pick up fruits in Mekong Delta... On the way, we can make some stops to see how they make rice-net for spring-rolls, sewing coconut-leaves for cottage roof and specially see how they wave the dried water-hyacynth to make many products: baskets, bags, hats, wallets, shoes... The cruise will end at Cai Be pier in the town. We then transfer back to your hotel. Check in and relax in Ho Chi Minh city.

    Meals Included: Breakfast
    Accommodation: Hotel in Ho Chi Minh

    Day 13: Ho Chi Minh- Departure (B/-/-)

    Breakfast is served at your hotel.

    Today, you are free at leisure until being picked up and transferred to airport for your flight to your country. End of services. We thank you for choosing Tonkin Voyage Travel

    Meals Included: Breakfast
    Accommodation: None (Check out time is before 12.00PM)

  • Prices

    This trip is private and therefore can be altered to suit your needs, date of commencement and budget requirements.

    Prices vary due to a number of specifics:

    • Seasonal: during high season (October-April), the prices of services are generally higher when compared to the low season (May-September).
    • The number of participants: the more of you that travel together the less you will pay!
    • The choice of hotels: Fairly obvious one here; a 5-star hotel can cost ten times as much as a 2 star hotel.
    • The activities during the trip: Two trips on the same itinerary and of the same length can have two different prices depending on the number and nature of activities included.
    • The booking date: In some cases, booking your trip late can drastically affect prices due to their low availability.


    • Accommodation as recommended or similar category according to availability.
    • Transfers according to program by private air-conditioned vehicle with driver except free day
    • English-speaking guide’s assistance at every stage
    • Meals as indicated in program (B: Breakfast /L: Lunch / D: Dinner)
    • Entrance fees for attractions included in the program
    • All activities and cruises clearly mentioned in the program
    • Halong Bay overnight on boat (sharing boat)
    • Flights: Hanoi – Hue; Danang - Saigon (E-Class on Vietnam Airlines)
    • Private boat excursion in Hue
    • Overnight on private Song Xanh Sampan Cruise
    • Water and cool tissues
    • Government taxes & service charge


    • Other drinks and meals not clearly mentioned
    • Early check-in, late check-out
    • Personal expenditures, tips
    • Personal insurance (compulsory)
    • Any service not clearly mentioned in the program
    • International air transfers associated with airport taxes
    • Visa and visa arrangement (available upon request)


    Here are 2 steps to book your trip with Tonkin-Travel:

    Step 1. Focus on your travel program:

    You can choose this trip as is or customize it to your specific desires. Just click on the “Customize this trip” tab and fill in the form. One of our travel consultants will contact you within 48 hours to develop the travel program based on your specifications.

    Step 2. Booking:

    • Following the first step, tour program is selected and we access the rates.
    • Upon confirmation of the trip, the registration must be accompanied by a deposit up to 25% of the total estimate.
    • For programs with private junk (cruise) and/or 5 star hotels, the deposit is represented by 30% of the total estimate.
    • Tonkin-Travel carries out the booking process upon receipt of the deposit. Confirmation of these reservations is sent to customer within 10 days via email

    Nature of travel

    This trip is private. That implies:

    • You will be escorted by a private guide and driver. This approach guarantees a smooth trip with fewer organizational constraints.
    • You will be the master of your trip. We guarantee flexibility in organizing visits at your request.
    • Our services will be personalized according to your desires. Thus the proposals in this package are not fixed and you can bring suggest all the desired changes.
    • You receive individualized care: ample food, organizing small events (anniversary, honeymoon, etc.), targeted information, followed necessary modifications, etc.


    • Accommodation is an important expenditure of your trip. When you choose a luxury trip for example, the accommodation can represent three quarters of the price. Thus, your choice of hotels is closely related to your budget.
    • Tonkin-Travel has negotiated rates with a wide range of hotels from 2 to 5 stars.
    • In some places you will have the option to choose ‘home-stay’. Although this provides less comfort that a hotel it is a truly authentic experience and highly recommended for at least one night of your journey.


    All transfers during your trip are covered by private vehicle with driver, unless otherwise indicated in our offer. We ensure that our vehicles are new and comfortable. Fuel, tolls, accommodation, compensation and the driver are included in our offer. Only gratuities are not included and are at your discretion.

    The size of the selected vehicle is based on the number of tour participants according to the following quality standards:

    No. of participants

    2 pax

    3 pax

    From 4 to 7 pax

    From 8 to 14 pax

    From 15 to 20 pax

    Vehicle size

    Car 4-7 seats

    Car 7 or minivan 
    16 seats

    Minivan 16 seats

    Bus 24 seats

    Bus 35 or 45 seats

    Domestic flights

    If your trip includes domestic flights if any, they will be operated by Vietnam Airlines, the largest airline in Vietnam. The fleet consists mainly of Airbus and Boeing. On some short trips, the company operates 72 ATR and some Fokker.

    Rail transport

    Train travel can be offered (particularly between Hanoi-Lao Cai and Hanoi-Hue). Travelling at a speed of 60km/h on average it is not necessarily the fastest but an interesting experience nonetheless.

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