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Overview

Don’t miss this chance to visit Vietnam where you will be delighted by the delicious food, amazing sights, and the locations where you can squid fish at night, visit caves and islands, cruise along Ha Long Bay, and experience a Vietnamese feast and seafood! Either cooking some unforgettable Vietnamese dishes, sunbathing on the warm beaches, shopping in the busy markets, or relaxing on the boat cruise, this holiday will give you memories to last a lifetime!

Highlights

  • Take part in cooking class
  • Explore around the city of Hanoi
  • Cruise along the magnificent Ha Long Bay
  • Visit Sapa’s villages, understand the life of the people, and cook with them
  • Enjoy speciality dishes in Vietnam at Sen Hanoi buffets
  • 6 nights accommodation
  • Daily delicious meals
  • Airport transfers

Destinations

Country

Vietnam

Tour Information

Accommodations

Your accommodations will be at Thien Thai hotel or a similar place in Hanoi, Viet Beauty Cruise or similar in Ha Long, and Hmong Sapa Hotel or similar in Sapa.

Food and Beverage

The price of the package includes all the meals mentioned in the itinerary. During this holiday, you will get to taste Vietnamese cuisine and seafood.

Includes

  • 1 bottle of water per person
  • 6 nights accommodation
  • Airport transfers
  • All transportations
  • Cooking class
  • Daily meals as mentioned in the itinerary
  • English speaking guide
  • Entrance fees for Vietnam attractions as shown in itinerary
  • Insurance on boat
  • Kayaking in Ha Long Bay
  • Welcome drink at the hotel and on the boat

Excludes

  • Beverages, tips, and personal expenses
  • Other things not mentioned clearly in the packages
  • Peak season surcharge and compulsory dinner at the hotel if any
  • Surcharge for a private car
  • Vietnam visa stamp fees

Booking Terms

Pre Full Paid before Departure

Booking Policies

Payment policy:

  • A reservation requires a deposit of 50% of the total price.
  • The rest of the payment should be paid 07 days before arrival.

Cancellation policy:

  • If the booking is cancelled up to 10 days prior to the arrival date, there is no cancellation fee.
  • If the booking is cancelled less than 10 days prior to the arrival date, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.

Pick up

We will let you know in booking confirmation

Tour Detail Itinerary

Tour Details

Multiple days

Number of day

7

Number of Night

6

Itinerary

Day 1
Arrival At Hanoi

Our driver will pick you up from the airport and transfer you to your hotel in Hanoi. You will check into the hotel and be greeted with a welcome drink, free and useful Hanoi City map, free Wi-Fi, and free two bottles of water. You will overnight in a hotel in Hanoi. No meals are included on your first day.

Day 2
Hanoi - Ha Long Bay

07:45 You will meet your tour guide at a suggested place around Old Quarter before departing to Ha Long Bay.

12:30 Embark at Tuan Chau harbor, Ha Long city, and be transferred by tender to the Viet Beauty Cruise. Upon arrival at Viet Beauty Cruise, you will be greeted by crew members followed by welcome drinks. You will get a cruise briefing and check into your cabin.

13:00 Savor a delicious lunch on board while the cruise heads to the center of Ha Long Bay

15:00 Explore Sung Sot Cave, the biggest cave in Ha Long Bay, which famous for its wonderful stalactites and stalagmites

16:00 Visit Titop Island for swimming or take a short walk to the top for some overview photos of Ha Long Bay

18:00 Enjoy sunset while local wine and fruit is served

18:30 Attend cooking lesson and learn how to make some spring rolls by yourself

19:00 Dinner on board, then free time to relax with other activities of your choice, such as squid fishing, singing karaoke, relax on sundeck, and much more

Today’s meal plan includes breakfast, lunch, and dinner. You will have an overnight cruise with Viet Beauty Cruise in the middle of Ha Long Bay.

Day 3
Ha Long Bay - Hanoi

06:30 Start your morning with the Tai Chi class up in the sundeck

07:00 Enjoy a new day with complimentary tea and coffee served for light breakfast on board

08:00 Visit Me Cung Cave (Maze Cave) with layers of fossilized shells which present the historical formation of Ha Long Bay

09:00 Stop by a pearl farm to study the culture pearl making process

09:30 Check out of your cabin and have your brunch while Viet Beauty Cruise heads back to the harbor

12:00 Disembark the harbor and say goodbye to Ha Long Bay and you will head back to Hanoi

17:00 Your tour guide will drop you off at your hotel

Today’s meal plan includes breakfast and brunch. You will go to the hotel to take a shower and rest. At 6:30 p.m., the driver will pick you up at the hotel and take you to Hoan Kiem Lotus Restaurant to eat at the buffet Sen Hanoi, with 150 to 200 typical dishes of North, Central, and South Vietnam. You will overnight in Hanoi.

Day 4
Hanoi - Sapa - Cat Cat Village

06:30 Pick up from your hotel on bus, then depart for Sapa

09:30 Follow the highway with the first comfort break in Phu Tho Province

11:00 Second comfort break at Lao Cai city before approaching Sapa

12:30 Arrive in Sapa town with colorful traditional costumes of H’mong, Dzao, and Tay ethnic People

12:45 Welcome drink and itinerary briefing

13:30 Enjoy the lunch with local Vietnamese dishes and then check-in procedures

14:00 Start short trekking to Cat Cat village, home of Black H’Mong People, visit Cat Cat waterfall and the Hydrofoil constructed by the French in 19th Century, visit family of H’Mong People to understand their culture and customs

17:00 Go back to Sapa town for refreshing, then have dinner in peace and enjoy night activities

Today’s meal plan includes breakfast and brunch. You will overnight in a hotel in Sapa.

Day 5
Sapa - Y Linh Ho - Lao Chai - Ta Van - Hanoi

07:00 Have breakfast at hotel, check out of the room, and prepare light pack for trekking (big luggage kept in hotel store)

08:00 A short drive to Y Linh Ho then trek through the rice terraces and along Muong Hoa Stream to the Black Hmong village of Lao Chai to see the spectacular landscape of Hoang Lien Son Mountain. After that, head to Ta Van village, home of Dzay ethnic people. Trekking distance is about nine kilometers and it lasts for three and a half hours.

11:30 Bus picks you up at Ta Van Bridge to Sapa

12:30 Have lunch at the hotel

13:30 Relax and leisure on your own (you may shower in the public bathroom)

14:45 Meet all group members at hotel to get ready for Hanoi

16:00 Get on bus to go back to Hanoi with two comfort breaks

20:45 Arrive in Hanoi

Today’s meal plan includes breakfast and lunch. You will stay at a hotel in Hanoi.

Day 6
Hanoi: Join In Cooking Class

The cooking classes are held at a restaurant which is located in the heart of Hanoi’s Old Quarter. It is just a short stroll (300 meters) from Hoan Kiem Lake and one and a half kilometers from the Dong Xuan market, which is Hanoi’s major fresh food market.

When you participate in the classes, the chef will share with you many of his secrets as he takes you on a culinary journey, teaching you how the subtle blend of spices are the key element to creating the outstanding flavors that are found in some of the favorite dishes of the Hanoian people.

You can chose to attend a morning or afternoon cooking class. There are seven menu options available for the cooking classes. All cooking classes are available to be run either in the morning or afternoon. Morning classes will culminate in lunch whilst afternoon classes culminate in dinner.

These are the seven menu options:

Monday

  • Hanoi traditional beef soup with rice noodle
  • Green mango salad with squid and prawn
  • Grilled pork with herbs and fresh vermicelli

Tuesday

  • Hanoi traditional chicken soup with rice noodle
  • Hanoi deep fried spring rolls
  • La vong’s style grilled fish

Wednesday

  • Hanoi deep fried spring rolls
  • Banana flower salad with chicken and seafood
  • Grilled beef slice in bamboo

Thursday

  • Hanoi traditional beef soup with rice noodle
  • Grapefruit salad with prawn and herbs
  • Fresh spring rolls with pork and prawn
  • Stewed pork with caramel sauce

Friday

  • Hanoi traditional chicken soup with rice noodle
  • Fresh spring rolls with pork and prawn
  • Grilled beef slice in bamboo

Saturday

  • Hanoi style traditional soup with chicken and rice noodles
  • Noodle rolling with beef and vegetable
  • La vong’s style grilled fish

Sunday

  • Hanoi traditional beef soup with rice noodle
  • Fresh spring rolls with pork and prawn
  • Grilled pork with herbs and fresh vermicelli

The guide will collect you from your hotel by taxi or motorbike to the class, where you will then be taken via the Cyclo trip to the market. Here, you will meet the chef and experience a day in his life as you wander through the fresh food market. You will learn some tips and tricks to ensure that only the finest quality ingredients are selected. You will then select all the ingredients needed for your class.

The chef will then accompany you as you make your way back to the restaurant. You will stop along the way and get to sample a selection of street foods. During the lesson, the chef will teach you the secrets to creating decorations, to enhance the presentation of your dishes, as well as some of the basic skills needed to master the knife skills required to be a chef.

The class includes:

  • All food tasting in market
  • Cyclo tour
  • English speaking staff
  • Fresh fruit carving
  • Market tour
  • Special gift
  • Special tips from chef
  • Welcome drinks
  • Recipe

The duration of the class is four hours. You can choose the morning class at 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. or the afternoon class at 2:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. every day.

Today’s meal plan includes breakfast, lunch, and dinner. You will stay overnight in a hotel in Hanoi.

Day 7
Departure

You will have breakfast and free time until your driver comes to pick you up and drop you off at the airport. Finish unforgettable 7 days traditional Vietnamese dishes culinary tour in Vietnam.

Tour Filter

Main Languages

English

Food Included

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Tour Types

  • Customize Tour
  • Seat in Coach
  • Private Group

Retreat Activities

  • Cooking & Food

Traveler Type

  • Private Couple
  • Group of Friends
  • Family with Children
  • Old Persons over 50s
  • Teenager Activities
  • Executive Retreats
  • Women Only
  • LGBT
  • Privates
  • For Everyone

Means of Transportation

  • Shuttle Bus
  • Private Car

Means of Accomodation

  • Hotel

Escorts Services

  • Group Tour Guider

Max Group Size

18