Burma or VietnamMyanmar or Vietnam
Jewels of Vietnam & Burma
From Hanoi take a trip through Vietnam's capitol, followed by an afternoon trip through the green Halong Bay by private charter. Back to Vietnam to end the trip with a three-day relaxation in the charming city of Hoi An. It was conceived for Burma's "Green Season" between April and September, when the crowd drops drastically and the mood is back to the way it used to be.
Or, click on the "Print itinerary" link above to get a thumbnail of the trip. Privately transfer: Upon your arriving at Hanoi International you will be picked up by your travel leader and taken to your accommodation for check-in. In the afternoons cycle through the old town: The best way to discover the quaint old town is by "Cyclo" (a three-wheeled bike taxi).
Privately transferred to Halong Bay: Embark on the Bhaya Classic in good season for your luncheon, sit in your own stateroom and cruise the cove. At the end of the evening you can enjoy a movie in the restaurants, relaxing in the bars or take part in a nightly octopus game.
From Halong Bay to Hanoi by road: Upon your arriving at the wharf, your travel leader will pick you up and take you back to Hanoi International Airports. Privately transfer: Yangon sightseeing tour: Privately transfer: You will be taken to the international airports for the internal flights to Heho after your morning meal. Privately transfer:
Upon arriving check-in at your resort and have the remainder of the days off to soak up. A full days sightseeing through the Inle Lake: Privately transfer: You will be taken to the Bagan International for your internal flights this mornings. Privately transfer: Upon your arriving in Bagan, your travel leader will pick you up and take you to your accommodation.
In the afternoons we have a visit to Bagan: Free days in Bagan: You' ll have a whole free night to unwind in the motel or to discover on your own. Privately transfer: In due course you will be taken to the Mandalay International Airfield for your internal flights. Privately transfer: On your arriving in Mandalay, your travel leader will pick you up and take you to your accommodation.
Free time in Mandalay in the afternoon: This is a free time in Mandalay. Unwind in the motel, explore the nearby market or make further trips with your traveler. A full days trip through the Mandalay area: Leaving Mandalay after breakfasts for Amarapura, 10 leagues outside the town, you will be taken to Mahagandayon Monastery, where more than a thousand nuns are living and studying.
In the afternoon you will enjoy the places of interest and the sound of Mandalay, among them one of the most venerated places of worship in Myanmar, the Mahamuni Pagoda, the Shwe Inbin Monastery, the Golden Palace Monastery, an excellent example of a historic wood house and the Kuthodaw Pagoda, the biggest temple in the word made of March. Privately transfer:
You will be taken to the airfield for your connecting flights after a cosy buffetfast. Privately transfer: Upon your arriving at Saigon International you will be picked up by your tour leader and taken to your accommodation for check-in. Privately transfer: Privately transfer: Upon your arriving at Danang International you will be picked up by your tour leader and taken to your Hoi An accommodation, a 45 minute ride.
Free days: You have plenty of relaxation to do. Free morning: This mornings you can enjoy relaxing in your own resort or exploring more of Hoi An. Privately transfer: Tonight your tour leader and chauffeur will take you to Danang International for your departure journey. Journey along the historical Burma Road from Yunnan's tropical mountains to the uplands.