View of Huang Mua in Ninh Binh, Vietnam

Best 15-Day Northern Vietnam Tour

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Customizable Itinerary

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Countries Visited


Places Visited

Hanoi, Duong Lam, Bai Tu Long Bay, Ninh Binh...

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Suggested Duration

15 Days

The Vietnamese landscape is picturesque and is no better showcased than in Northern Vietnam. Amid the surreal settings are the country’s most significant highlights. On this tailor-made tour of Northern Vietnam, you will explore the best experiences within the region. From ornate spiritual sites to the immaculate images across Bai Tu Long Bay and to the emerald rice paddies of Sapa, we have handpicked a wealth of extraordinary adventures. You will learn about ancient traditions, visit pivotal...

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Trip Highlights

  • Encounter age-old Vietnamese architecture that was inspired by the French at the traditionally-inclined Old Quarter of Hanoi
  • Transfer to Duong Lam Ancient Village to discover the authenticity of the locals’ lifestyles with a traditional tea ceremony
  • Luxuriate with two nights on board a regal cruise liner as you traverse Bai Tu Long Bay and reveal the idyllic scenic beauty of the surrounding karst islands and emerald forests
  • Indulge in visits to the Bai Dinh Pagoda in Ninh Binh for remarkable vistas of the countryside and to learn more about the country’s spiritual traditions
  • Uncover Tam Coc and Hoa Lu for fascinating wildlife encounters and insight into the ancient lifestyle
  • Embark for Sapa on board a luxury train and discover the secluded simplicity of the surrounding rural paradise
  • Marvel with visits to essential museums and an ethnic hill tribe in Sapa to immerse yourselves in North Vietnam’s captivating culture
  • Learn what makes Vietnamese cuisine special at a prestigious culinary school and prepare beloved dishes

Starting Price

$12,670 per person (excluding international flights)

Your Zicasso trip is fully customizable, and this sample itinerary is a starting place for your travel plans. Actual costs are dynamic, and your selection of accommodations and activities, your season of travel, and other such variables will bring this budget guideline up or down. Throughout your planning experience with your Zicasso specialist, your itinerary is designed around your budget. You can book your trip when you are satisfied with every detail. Planning your trip with a Zicasso travel specialist is a free service.

What's Included

  • Accommodations
  • In-country transportation
  • Some or all activities and tours
  • Expert trip planning
  • 24x7 support during your trip

Your final trip cost will vary based on your selected accommodations, activities, meals, and other trip elements that you opt to include.

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