Itinéraire


Jour 1 et 2


INTERNATIONAL FLIGHT FOR HANOI
Departure from the E-Trudeau airport towards Hanoi.

Jour 3


JOUR 3 ARRIVÉE À HANOÏ (30 KM)

Arrivée à Hanoï, accueil par notre guide francophone. Vous profiterez d’une promenade en cyclo-pousse dans le vieux quartier d’Hanoï. Visite de la place de Ba Dinh et transfert au restaurant pour le dîner. Installation à l’hôtel après le dîner et après-midi libre. Souper de bienvenue et nuit. (D, S)

Jour 4


HANOI
Departure for the visit of this beautiful and typical historical city. Visit of the
the Hoan Kiem lake or the restored Sword Lake, the Ngoc Son pagoda,
dedicated to the genius of letters which stands on an islet in the middle of the lake.
Visit to the Temple of Literature;

Jour 5


HANOÏ | Halong
After breakfast, departure on the road towards Halong, registered
to the World Heritage by UNESCO since 1994. The bay
Halong is a veritable maritime maze consisting of nearly 3000
islands or islets in the form of sugar loaves. These rock formations do not
are not unique to Vietnam, but no place has the
greatness of Halong, first by the number of islands, then, and above all,
because of the still slightly foggy visibility that gives a
sensation of mystery and infinity. Embarkation for a cruise
2 days / 1 night in this famous bay, with a thousand rocky islets. The
Meals and overnight on board. (B,L,D)

Jour 6


BAY OF HALONG | HANOÏ | LAO CAI
This morning, attend a Tai Chi course given in a
peaceful atmosphere and visit the Luon cave in bamboo boat.
Return to Hanoi. Lunch and transfer to the station to take the train
night for Lao Cai. Overnight on the train (shared cabin /
berths). (B,L,D)

Jour 7


LAO CAI | BAC HA MARKET | SAPA
Arrival in Lao Cai, you will go to the market of Bac Ha.
You will be drawn into this crowd in traditional costume.
Transfer to Sapa, dinner and overnight. (B,L,D)

Jour 8


SAPA
Discover the villages of Ta Van, where you can see engravings
rock art, and Lao Chai. Then, departure to the village of Ma Tra,
Black Hmong and Red Dzaos to discover the
life of these mountain tribes. Back to Sapa
and visit of the city: the catholic church and the central market where
different ethnic minorities come together.
Dinner and overnight. (B,L,D)

Jour 9


SAPA | CAT CAT | HANOI
This morning, walking tour of Cat Cat Village, Hmongs
black, this mountain people living on the borders of China,
Laos and Vietnam. We take the road to Hanoi
(6 hours). Admire the mountain road dotted with rice fields.
Dinner and overnight. (B,L,D)

Jour 10


HANOÏ | HUE
Transfer to the airport for a flight to Hue. Visit of the city and the
Imperial city; the South Gate, the Palace of Supreme Harmony,
the nine dynastic urns and the Forbidden Purple City. ride
in cyclo-push in the small streets of the old city. Then,
boarding a traditional boat for a ride
on the Perfume River. Visit the beautiful Thien Mu pagoda,
symbol of the city of Hue. Check-in at the hotel and overnight. (B,L,D)

Jour 11


HUÉ | DANANG | HOI AN
Discovery of the tomb of Emperor Tu Duc. You continue
then towards Hue by taking the Mandarin road via
the Cloud Pass, from where the view of Danang and its surroundings is
in fact splendid. Arrival in Hoi An and free time to discover
this city located on the Silk Sea Road. Overnight. (B,L,D)

Jour 12


HOI AN | VILLAGE OF CAM TRANH-TRA
Departure by bicycle to the fishing village of Van Lang and
the coconut forest of Bay Mau. Expected market stoppages
local, rice fields, schools, among others. Fishermen
will lead to the discovery of their region by boat. Continuation of
your bike trip to the village of
Tra Where you will be initiated to different agricultural activities.
Participation in the preparation of lunch with your host family.
Moment of relaxation with a foot massage with herbs
medicinal. Return to Hoi An and visit a lantern factory
where you will have a brief introduction on the history, form and
color of the lanterns as well as the many steps of their
manufacturing. Making your own lantern as a souvenir.
Dinner and overnight in Hoi An. (B, L, D)

Jour 13


HOI AN | DANANG | HO CHI MINH-CITY
Discover the old town of Hoi An: the covered bridge
Japanese house, the typical town house called

Jour 14


HO CHI MINH
Ho Chi Minh city tour: the central post office, the cathedral
Notre-Dame, the municipal theater, seen outside the palace of
Unification, Former Site of the Governor's Residence
General of Cochin China. Visit the bustling Ben Thanh market and
of a lacquer factory. In the afternoon, visit the Chinatown and
its famous

Jour 15


EXCURSIONS TO CU CHI TUNNELS
Departure to visit the Cu Chi tunnels, this underground network
which was dug by night, as by day, by the fighters
Vietnamese during the war against the Americans. Return to
Ho Chi Minh City and visit of the Museum of Remnants of War.
Typical dinner cruise on the Saigon River. Overnight in Ho
Chi Minh City. (B,L,D)

Jour 16


HO CHI MINH | MY THO | CAN THO
Morning departure for My Tho. Discovery of a fish farm and
of the fish market on this river. Stop at the Turtle Island,
visit of a factory of products based on coconut milk
then continue to the small local market Tan Thach. small
horse carriage ride through this small village. Excursion
in a rowing tray under the shade of the palm trees to reach
your restaurant. Lunch and departure to Can Tho
the Mekong. Dinner and walk in a very dark night market
animated. Overnight at hotel in Can Tho. (B,L,D)

Jour 17


CAN THO | HO CHI MINH
Boat trip to one of the biggest and busiest markets
floating:

Jour 18


HO CHI MINH | MUI NE (WITHOUT GUIDE)
Road to Mui Ne. In the background, you can see the famous
sand dunes, literally one end of the Sahara in the middle of the
Asia. Arrival, installation at the hotel and free time. (B)

Jour 19 et 20


MUI NE (WITHOUT GUIDE)
Free days in Mui Ne to enjoy the beach. (B)

Jour 21


MUI NE | HO CHI MINH | MONTREAL
Free time until transfer to Ho Chi Minh Airport for
take your return flight or extension to Cambodia. (B)

inclusions

-Flights International (roundtrip) from Montreal with Qatar Airways
-International flights on days 10 and 13 including a baggage compartment of 20 kg maximum with Vietnam Airlines
-Transportation by air-conditioned coach
-Train between Hanoi and Lao Cai in shared cabin of four soft berths for four people on day 6
-Accommodation in double occupancy in hotels as mentioned below or similar
- Meals as mentioned in the program (B= Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner)
-Guides in French
-  Accompanying person from montreal (except during free time)
- Entrance fees to tourist sites during visits included in the program
-Excursions by boat and bicycle, as mentioned in the program
-Air tax, transport costs and transfers

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