Day 1: Ha Noi – Hoa Binh ( L , D )
Viet – Muong village – Visit Hoa Binh lake to enjoy the wonderful views from the top of Hoa Binh Hydro Electricity – Go to the small village to see their daily life.
Day 2: Hoa Binh – Thanh Hoa ( B , L , D )
Visit Ho Dynasty Citadel – Continue following the Ho Chi Minh trail to get some great photos before visiting the Spiritual Fish Springs, Fairy Caves – Visit and learn more the culture of an ethnic minority, Muong.
Day 3: Thanh Hoa – Nghe An ( B , L , D )
Visit Sen village where Ho Chi Minh was born and grown up – Visit Chua village – Learn more about Vietnamese history when you visit the Ba Trieu temple – Go to different small villages to see the locals make the traditional mats, marble stones.
Day 4: Nghe An – Phong Nha cave ( Quang Binh) ( B , L , D )
Visit Huong Tich pagoda – The historic vestige Dong Loc Three Way Crossroad – The Nguyen Du Great Poet Monument.
Day 5: Phong Nha cave – Khe Sanh ( Quang Tri) ( B , L , D )
Today we visit Phong Nha Caves – Phu Hoa church – The ‘battlefield village’.
Day 6: Khe Sanh – Prao ( B , L , D )
Stop in DMZ and then to Vinh Moc tunnels to learn more about the Civil War in Vietnam before 1975 – Visit Truong Son War Cemetery – Linh Mu pagoda – Kim Long old village where you can learn the Vietnamese people make the traditional rice wine.
Day 7: Prao – Hue ( B , L )
Following highway 49 up to the top of Ma Oi pass where we stop for swimming at Mau waterfall and see the handicraft sewing of the Van Kieu ethnic minority – Spend the whole afternoon on the Ho Chi Minh Trail, (a legendary road in the war-time) to have a spectacular ride and takes off road through the mountains, stopping to visit some ethnic minority villages that live along Ho Chi Minh Trail – Overnight at Prao town where you will have free time to explore the mountain town at night.
Day 8: Hue – Hoi An ( B , L )
Continue 52km to Thanh My on the Ho Chi Minh Trail. – We cross the river by local boat and ride along a village road to My Son – a World Heritage site to explore the ruins and take many photos – Then continuing on to Hoi An to finish the tour.
Day 9: Hoi An – Kham Duc ( B , L )
Visit Cham tower – Visit rice paper and brick making – See how people make incense – Visit Cao Dai temple – Come to visit pineapple plantation and enjoy a fresh pineapple there Following Ho Chi Minh trail to understand about Viet Nam war, by the way you`ll enjoy a beautiful view and fresh air in this area – Stop over at the minority village to discover the local’s culture and customs – Enjoy water massage on the Ho Chi Minh trail – Exploring the local market of the mountain town – Arrive in Kham Duc around 4:30pm to 5:00pm.
Day 10: Kham Duc – Kontum ( B , L )
Continue following the Ho Chi Minh Trail which spectacular view then you`ll see – Phoenix Airport – Stop over at the hot spring Dak Ha to enjoy Chicken egg in hot boiling water… – See Xtieng Minority Village and try crossing the Tiny Suspension Bridge – Stop over at Indochina three corner (three-way border ) – Charlie hill (with the popular song: Người Ở Lại – Charlie) – Visit the Dakto battlefield.
Day 11: Kon Tum – Pleiku ( B , L )
Visit Kon Tum village and their traditional Rong house… – Visit wooden church – Visit the orphanages – Visit Kon tum market – Enjoy the sunset at Sea Lake.
Day 12: Pleiku – Virgin waterfall ( B , L )
Experience the daily life of Highlanders – Seeing the way of Vietnamese making rice paper and rice noodle… – Views rubber plantations, cashew, and black pepper gardens – Traveling on the old Ho Chi Minh trail – Stay overnight at Trinh Nu waterfall (in the bungalow).
Day 13: Virgin waterfall – Dong Xoai ( B , L )
Virgin, Draysap, Draynu waterfalls Follow Ho Chi Minh trail to enjoy the nice view and visit some places like – Try enjoying the tropical fruits – Stop over at frontier area (Cambodia border) – Bamboo making village – Cashew nut factory – War monument – Overnight at Dong Xoai area (The beginning point of Ho Chi Minh trail from South to North).
Day 14: Depart from Dong Xoai to Sai Gon ( B , L )
Visit rubber tree plantation – Visit Cu Chi tunnel, we’ll spend few hours there to discover and understand about Vietnam war history. End The Tour at Your Hotel .
Hanoi Motorbike to Saigon via Ho Chi Minh Trails