How to spend a memorable 10 days tour in Vietnam? Magnificent landscapes, exotic sights, well-preserved traditions, and comfortable journey, all will make your trip in Vietnam that of wonderful. Besides the imposing destinations, we will try our best to provide relaxing transportation during 10 days tour in Vietnam. From local vehicle to modern transports, you will truly discover Vietnam at its best!
Getting to Hanoi
Airplanes: Because it is the capital of the country, there are many daily flights from other countries to Hanoi. You can consider the fares of airlines such as Jetstar Pacific, Vietjet Air or Vietnam Airlines.
From Noi Bai Airport to the city center
Taxi: From Noi Bai Airport to Hanoi city center, you can choose taxi from 350,000 VND – 450,000 VND. Some choose shared taxi or other chooses private taxi.
Bus: Hanoi currently has four bus routes running downtown to Noi Bai Airport, including 3 subsidized fares and one high quality bus service. It last about 1 hour and 45 minutes. The advantage of this route is not crowded so passengers usually have full seats. Ticket price 9,000 VND.
In Hanoi: One of the unique features of Hanoi tourism is the old town cyclo. Many visitors to Hanoi choose this type of transport to visit and discover the ancient beauty on the street amongthe hustle and bustle life. If cyclos bring the old traits, electric cars are a means of “green tourism”, very modern and relaxing.
Located 93 km south of Ha Noi, where national highways 1A, 10, 12A, 12B and the north-south railway run through, visitors can reach Ninh Binh via various means such as train, bus , private car or motorbike.
In the case of bus, the route Hanoi – Ninh Binh has dozens of trips per day, starting from 5 am to 23 pm. Time travel is about 2 hours, the lowest price about 80,000 VND per person.
in Ninh Binh, to disciver its stunning landscape, try cycling through rice fields, or sitting on row-boat on Ngo Dong River to explore Tam Coc – Bich Dong.
HA LONG BAY
Travelers can go to My Dinh bus station, the first departure at 6:00 am and late at 17:00 pm (trip takes 3-4 hours). The bus trips are from 5 to 15 minutes to Bai Chay bus station in Ha Long. The price ranges from 100,000 to 200,000 VND per bed.
Train from Ha Noi – Ha Long
Guests can take the train journey HALONG EXPRESS departure from Gia Lam station. The train departs at 07:05 am, takes about 5 hours to Ha Long. Tickets are $ 5 / way / way (for Vietnamese guests) and $ 15 / way / way (for foreign guests).
Currently, besides usual means of transport, Visitors from Hanoi also have a new choice with the modern and luxury seaplane of Hai Au Airlines.
Airplanes with 2 seats for pilots, 12 seats for passengers and spacious windows, not only help you save time traveling, but also help you enjoy the beautiful view from the plane, also recording the memorable moments of Halong Bay from 150 to 3,000 meters above sea level.
Train to visit Ha Long Bay:
Visitors may travel to Ha Long by trains, price will run from 100 to 150,000 VND per person. If traveling with a group or family, it is advisable to rent a private boat, at a price of 1.500.000 to 1.700.000 VND per 4 hours – 6 hours (in the peak season from May to August, it may be higher).
There are 2 types of tickets of 4 hours and 6 hours. 6-hour tickets are more expensive.
Visitors from Hanoi can travel by train, airplane to Quang Binh.
From Hanoi, you can choose the open tour of Hung Long, Sinh Café, Hung Thanh … or the car Ha Noi – Quang Binh starting at 18 hours, you will arrive to Dong Hoi (Quang Binh) at 4 am the next morning.
If choosing a train, book a seat on the Thong Nhat train in Hanoi you should choose the train, SE1, SE3 runs from Hanoi at night to Dong Hoi the next morning, QB1 runs from Hanoi at 20:05 to Dong Hoi 08:25 the next morning.
Phong Nha – Ke Bang is in Bo Trach district, about 50 km northwest of Dong Hoi city. Almost all vehicles will take you to Dong Hoi city center. From Dong Hoi to Phong Nha, you can take a taxi, take a motorbike taxi to Phong Nha.
Airplanes: Phu Bai Airport has just opened after the upgrade to serve tourists. Everyday there are flights from Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi to Hue with many airlines such as Vietnam Airlines, VietjetAir, Jetstar fare from 900,000 VND / way.
Trains: From Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi, there is train line to Hue. For those who have plenty of time and want to experience beautiful scenery along the way, choose this type of transport.
Buses: Buses to Hue are often the North – South cars. Ticket prices and quality are not much different; you can refer to the ticket prices of the Hoang Long, Phuong Trang…
In Hanoi, you can take bus to Hue at Giap Bat station, Nuoc Ngam station, Luong Yen station, with ticket price from 300,000 VND
Travel in Hue: You can rent a motorbike to travel and explore Hue beauty. Price is from 100-150,000 VND / car / day. Visiting to the surroundings should try cyclo to feel the rustic simplicity.
Rent a boat watching the Perfume River
Sitting on the boat, drifting on the river, enjoying Hue Folk court music and dropping flowers, visitors can absorb the flavor of Hue. Prices vary depending on which boat you choose.
Airplanes Hoi An is in Quang Nam province but the nearest airport is in Danang (Hoi An 30km from Da Nang). Currently, airlines such as Vietnam Airlines, Jetstar, Vietjetair operate flights from Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi to Da Nang. If you want to buy a cheap ticket, you should book 3 to 6 months in advance.
Other means: Cars, trains
• From Ha Noi or Saigon, there are train routes to Da Nang (north-south route), fare varies from 400,000 to 1,200,000 VND depending on type of seats. It takes 14 to 20 hours to travel from these two cities to Da Nang by train.
Buses cost about 400,000 – 500,000 VND. Time ranges from 18 to 20 hours from Hanoi / Sai Gon to Da Nang.
Because the transfer point to Hoi An is mainly Da Nang. From here you can catch the bus / taxi to Hoi An.
• From the direction of Hanoi can also choose a stop at Tam Ky (Quang Nam) station, where the car to Hoi An.
Transportation in Hoi An
Hoi An is full of transportation services such as bus, taxi, pedicab… Rent of motorcycles from 120,000 to 150,000 VND / day. However, the most interesting way to visit Hoi An is to either walk or rent a bike around the countryside to experience the special features of this place. The rent for a bike is 30,000 VND per day.
This Vietnam tour might be your trip of lifetime. With our carefulness to every aspect of your holiday, from what places to visit, what activities to include, to what transportation during 10 days tour in Vietnam, enjoy every single moment in this fascinating country!