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Nature/Soft Adventure

Best of Northern Vietnam 6 days

Hanoi - Ninh Binh - Sapa - Halong Bay
9.2 Excellent Based on 32 reviews
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Discover a corner of North Vietnam where ancient history and stunning landscapes collide. Travel from the modern capital to the first capital city, Hoa Lu and admire ancient relics. Meet the Hmong people and other minority villagers on a hilltribe excursion in Sapa.  Explore the limestone karsts and rice paddies of ‘Halong on Land’ before boarding a boat to cruise the real Halong Bay.  This trip offers great value as it introduces the region’s main sights, providing plenty of flexibility so you can experience an adventure you'll never forget.

Best Of Northern Vietnam 6 Days
6 days / 5 nights
Small group, Private tour
Departure: Daily from Hanoi
Daily from Hanoi
Theme: Nature/Soft Adventure, Traditional culture
Suitable: Travel with friends, Active traveler, Solo traveler


  • Trek through the rolling rice terraces, waterfalls, mountains and lush green hills of Sapa and get in touch with people from ethnic minority groups
  • Cast away on a traditional junk boat and set sail through hundreds of limestone karsts that rise dramatically from the emerald waters of Halong Bay
  • Get a glimpse of countryside in Vietnam, enjoy the peace with endless rice paddy fields and fresh air


Day 1: Hanoi Half day City tour
Day 2: Hanoi – Ninh Binh – Hanoi - Night train to Lao Cai
Day 3: Lao Cai – Road transfer to Sapa – Y Linh Ho - Lao Chai - Ta Van - Sapa
Day 4: Black H’Mong hill tribe village - Sapa - Hanoi - Road transfer
Day 5: Hanoi – Halong Bay - Overnight on cruise
Day 6: Halong Bay – Hanoi

Important Notes:

  • In case of unpredictable bad conditions of weather in Halong Bay, please kindly understand that the cancellation will be made ONLY by the Management Board of Halong Bay and normally the announcement will be informed in short notice.
  • If you have any specific food requirement (vegetarian, vegan, food allergies, etc.) please inform us in advance, we will provide notices to our restaurants, tour guides and partners so they would be able to serve you the best.

Price & Inclusion

01 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018 Small Group Private Tour
Economy (2*) US $381 US $504
Superior (3*) US $415 US $526
First Class (4*) US $520 US $624
  • *All prices are based on per adult, in Double/Twin sharing
  • Small group tour available (max 10 guests): HIGHLY RECOMMENDED
  • Surcharge will be applied for single traveler or single room request


5 Breakfast, 4 Lunch, 1 Brunch, 1 Dinner


Car, Train, Cruise, Trekking


Hotel (2 nights), Overnight train to Lao Cai (1 night), Overnight in Sapa (1 night), Cruise in Halong Bay (1 night)

Price Includes

  • Accommodation in TWN/ DBL sharing accommodation at hotel, except overnight on train and homestay (if any)
  • All transport and transfer as per itinerary
  • All in-tour stationed local English speaking guide.
  • Overnight train ticket Hanoi - Lao Cai (4 soft berth sharing cabin with air condition)
  • Entrance fees as per itinerary
  • Meals as indicated in the program

Cancellation by Customer

  • 30% of total package price should be deposited once the booking is confirmed
  • Cancellation received less than 72 hours prior arrival date or No show: full charge the deposit amount
  • Cancellation received from 4 days to 14 days prior arrival date: 50% of total package tour charged
  • Cancellation received from 15 days to 20 days prior arrival date: 10% of total package tour charged

Children Policy

  • For infant (<04 years old): FOC except domestic ticket cost
  • 04 - 11 years old without bed: 50% adult rate
  • 04 - 11 years old with extra bed: 75% adult rate
  • 04 - 11 years old in twin share: 90% adult rate

Customer Reviews



Based on 32 reviews

Traveler rating
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Ms.Priscylia Muriani

Singapore , Singapore

19 March, 2018

" “Customized tour at northern vietnam”"

I found them random by Google. My email was reply by mario nguyen. He really patience and reply my email promptly.

I keep changing my itinerary. But they reply me with patience thats my reason to choose them

We booked 3 tour with them
One night sapa by train :
Super satisfied. Hotel is nice clean and… More


Ms.Sharon Russell

Titusville, United States

19 December, 2017

"Terrific 6 day tour of Northern Vietnam"

I had a window of 6 days for a tour of Vietnam and contacted Mai Linh of Bestprice Travel—she arranged a wonderful tour, including Sapa, Hanoi, Halong Bay and Ninh Binh. This was done at very short notice, while I was traveling in Thailand, and Mai re-arranged the itinerary to accommodate the late… More


Ms.Ang Daisy

SIngapore, Singapore

18 December, 2017

"Great experience"

First of all we are very pleased with the service of guide Leo Tinh on our first arrival to Hanoi. He was very knowledgeable, attentive and empathic to us. We enjoyed his Vietnam history sharing very much, completed with map, in the bus journey. He also taught us some useful Vietnamese language and… More



Melbourne , Australia

1 November, 2017

"Good trip"

Good range of areas travelled, transport, food good.
Hotel in great location, would like Vietnamese pancakes for breakfast (noisy next door because of buildings)

Guides to be more engaging, provide information about local culture and local areas.


Mr.Scott Allen

Seoul, Korea, South

30 October, 2017

"Excellent value for One week in Hanoi"

I asked for an itinerary from Best Price for my one week trip in Vietnam, and I was overall very satisfied. I worked with Mario, and he set up a great tour for me as a solo traveler in and around Hanoi. My itinerary took me out of the city, and connected me with some truly fantastic tour guides in Ninh… More


Ms.Jacqui Buckley

Sydney, Australia

5 October, 2017

"Great 6 day tour of Northern Vietnam!"

Vana Pham was very helpful in organising our tour of Hanoi, Sa Pa and Halong Bay. Our transfers were always on time, accomodations were lovely and everything went very smoothly. When one of our hotels was not good, Vana immediately found alternate accomodation which was great. Meals were terrific. Luckily… More


Ms.Arita Holloway

New Zealand

16 September, 2017


I had a awesome time on the tour and it was lovely to experience your beautiful county.


Ms.Marija Sara Vella

Gudja, Malta

10 August, 2017

"An Amazing 7 day experience"

We were 4 girls and we visited the northern part of Vietnam with BestPrice Travel. I would like to thank Mario Nguyen which was very helpful at all times, as well as tour guide Manh Duc Nguyen. The tours in Hanoi, Hoa Lu, Sapa and Halong Bay were much more than we expected. The hotels had everything… More


Ms.Sophie Pan

New York, United States

15 July, 2017

"Amazing trip"

Thank you for planning this amazing trip and giving me an experience of a lifetime! We enjoyed the wide variety of activities.

wish the itinerary was a bit more specific about what to bring and expect (ex: rain boots for Sapa)


Ms.LAN Bailey

Pearl City, United States

14 July, 2017

"Overall it was an excellent trip"

I was pleasantly surprised how organized my itinerary was, I really liked the food and staff on Halong Bay cruise. All of my tour guides have been very knowledgeable and friendly. They always made sure that my needs were met and made sure that was comfortable at all times. Gladly took my pictures. Overall… More

The only negative review was when I was arrived to Hanoi train station overnight, one of the guide was late to pick me up but he apologized. I had less time in hotel to eat breakfast and shower before my day tour.

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