Day 1: Ha Noi – Hoa Binh
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
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
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)
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)
Today we visit Phong Nha Caves – Phu Hoa church – The ‘battlefield village’.
Day 6: Khe Sanh – Prao
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Visit rubber tree plantation – Visit Cu Chi tunnel, we’ll spend few hours there to discover and understand about Vietnam war history.
Hanoi Motorbike to Saigon via Ho Chi Minh Trails