Xuan Hoa Nguyen

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Dear Travel Partners & Customers I would like to wish you all good health and enjoy traveling with local expert . Please allow me to introduce myself and our company as follows I’m Mr Hoa – Sales Executive at HGH Travel – One of biggest Travel Agencies in Central of Viet Nam. We have also the experience in handling incentive groups, tailor make all the request for luxury travelers to the area. I love my green country - Vietnam so much and proud of its amazing nature, a deep orient culture blended with local traditional customs and its unforgettable history. If you want to discover local Vietnamese culture in particular and Indochina in general as well as have a great and wonderful tours by biking, car, walking or motor – bike , please feel free to contact to me. I know clearly things that you want to know (Indochina ). I can arrange everything for you. I look forward to extending the my hospitality to you soon. Best Regards

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7:30am: Get your helmet and comfortably ride on the back of your “Xe Om” driver to Thanh Toan tile-roofed bridge to visit one of the oldest bridges with distinctive architecture in Vietnam and learn how to use the farming tools at Thanh Toan Museum near by. On the way, we will have a quick stop at the temple of Thanh Thuy Chanh Village to learn something about the history and culture of this area and especially the Ngo family’s temple to understand how they treasure the tradition of worshiping and paying tribute to their ancestors. Breakfast is served along with drink at a local restaurant. 9:00am: Continue your trip through the rice paddy fields where you have chance to take photos and then stop at a local’s house to learn how the mushroom be grown from the straw. The host might offer you a chance to join them and what gift could be better than straw mushroom for lunch! 10:30am: Crossing Truong Ha Bridge to capture the spectacular view of Tam Giang Lagoon before reaching An Bang’s Grave Yard where you will witness thousands of colorful and magnificent tombs that makes this Ghost City is so famous among the locals. When we are driving through the country laneway, our driver is willing to offer you a real experience of driving a motorbike and certainly does he just sit right at the back to support you. 11:30am: Arrive at a local’s house in the fishing village. You can join a number of activities including learning how to row small boat, taking a walk around the fishing village, helping to prepare for lunch with the local family. Packing your stomach with delicious food and seasonal fruits is so delightful for your refreshment before taking a boat trip on Tam Giang Lagoon. Spectacular views of mountain surrounding the lagoon, sunrays sparkling on the water and rows of sticks around the fishing nets in front of your eyes are like picturesque landscapes so be sure to have your camera at hand.   2:00pm: Disembark at the landing station and then climb up Tuy Van Mountainto visit Thanh Duyen pagoda – one of the oldest pagoda listed in most beautiful sites of Hue under Thieu Tri King’s reign. Step by step, you will reach the Dieu Ngu tower at the the peak of Tuy Van mountain surrounded with the hundreds of year old trees. This is also one of the best points to have scenic views to Cau Hai Lagoon. 3:00pm: Get back on motorbike with your driver and drive on the scenic road to the pristine beach of Loc Binh which is situated at the end of the mountain stretching to the beach. Enjoying swimming in the cool water, diving to see the wild creatures and then indulging yourself with fresh seafood and beer will be extremely fascinating and definitely make your day! 4:30pm: Drive along the hilly road, watch the sunset over the lagoon and slowly fading behind the mountain before you reach the highway where our air conditioned car is waiting to transfer you either back to the city of Hue or continue your trip to Danang and Hoian Ancient town. The image of stunning sunset over Tam Giang Lagoon will be a sweet ending for our day and leave you unforgettable memories with us. 
8 Hours
58.00 USD
This tour is arranged to let you explore more of Vietnam life with the effected of Royal life and learn how to cook some traditional Vietnamese dishes.   Morning: Our guide and driver will see you at your hotel, transfer to boat landing and start “Hue full day trip with cooking class” by boat trip on Perfume River to visit Thien Mu Pagoda - one of the oldest and most beautiful pagodas in Hue. Then visit the beautiful Imperial Citadel, a World Cultural Heritage Site by UNESCO since 1993. Here we will see the Imperial City and Forbidden City, the home of previous Emperors. Enjoy the various palaces, ornate halls, libraries, residences, colleges, Flag Tower and Noon Gate.   Leave  away from the hustle and bustle of the city, transfer to Thanh Toan village was founded in 1741 by some military officials under King Le Thanh Tong on reclaiming the southern land of Dai Viet Kingdom. Throughout its history, the village has many of its shrines, and the ancestral houses of local families. Stop at Thanh Toan eco restaurant for welcome drink and cooking class with our chef. Learn the traditional ways of preparing and cooking Vietnamese special foods. After the lesson, enjoy what you have cooked.   Afternoon: Visit Thanh Toan Bridge – one of the most valuable ancient bridges in Vietnam, was recognized as national heritage in 1990 and Agriculture tools museum – this is a unique community museum in Vietnam where you find a full set of farming and fishing tools together with many interesting stories of rural village life. Last top for Hue full day tour and cooking class will be Khai Dinh tomb - that may be symptomatic of the decline of Vietnamese culture during the colonial era. Unlike Hue’s other tombs, the grandiose concrete structure, built between 1920 and 1931, is a synthesis of Vietnamese and European elements. Even the stone faces of the mandarin honor guards are endowed with a mixture of both features. Tour the end at your hotel. 
8 Hours
44.00 USD
At 8am, our guide and driver pick you up at your hotel. Our first stop today will be Dong Ba Market to see the daily life of local people. After that take a boat trip to Thien Mu pagoda – A historic pagoda on the banks of the Perfume River in Hue, Vietnam. Apart from their scenic riverside and hilltop location, the Thien Mu Pagoda and its environs are also rich in history, standing witness to almost four hundred years of tumultuous nation-building in Vietnam. Transfer back to the center of Hue city to continue the tour. The massive Kinh Thanh Citadel is the most well known and iconic site in Hue. Begun in 1805 by Emperor Gia Long, it is actually a sprawling complex comprised of the Imperial City, several museums, lakes, and lovely gardens, all laid out in a series of concentric circles. We also visit the Forbidden Purple City, originally built in the early 1800s for the personal use of the emperor and staffed by eunuchs who posed no threat to the royal concubines. Our last stop this morning is Hue Royal Antiques Museum – a collection of ornaments from the Nguyen Dynasty. Afternoon: Visit Minh Mang Tomb has an air of magnificence and formality, and its architectural design harmoniously blends with its natural surroundings. Last stop today will be Khai Dinh Tomb that may be symbolic of the decline of Vietnamese culture during the colonial era. Unlike Hue’s other tombs, the grandiose concrete structure, built between 1920 and 1931, is a synthesis of Vietnamese and European elements. Even the stone faces of the mandarin honor guards are endowed with a mixture of both features. Tour finish at about 5pm at your Hotel.
8 Days
42.00 USD
Featuring the breathtaking views of Da Nang and nearby areas from the sky with the inspiring helicopter tours This is absolutely a different way to experience this exotic beach city with 12 minutes flying around the most wonderful sites of Da Nang. 1 / Marble Mountain:(Five-element Mountain) is a cluster of five hills located 9km south of Da Nang, on the way to Hoi An. The five marble hills or “mountains” are named after the five elements (Ngũ Hành) of the ancient oriental philosophy. There are a number of caves, grottos and Buddhist temples on the mountains with nice natural entrances and tunnels. 2 / Da Nang beach: one of the six most beautiful beaches in the world voted by U.S. leading economic magazine Forbes 3 / Han River: The River flows through the central area of Da Nang, famous withThe Han River Bridge - a swing bridge connecting the east and west sides of the city. 4 / Dragon Bridge: The fire-breathing Dragon Bridge across the Han River emulates the shape of the dragon in the Ly Dynasty 5 / Son Tra Peninsula:10km from the center of Da Nang City to the North-east and 693m high above sea level. Son Tra Mountain can be seen from every places of the city and looks like a mushroom of which cap is Son Tra Mountain and stalk is a beautiful sandy beach - an ideal area for bathing, playing sports, fishing and swimming. 6 / Linh Ung Pagoda: Located in Buddha’s Sanctuary on Son Tra peninsula, Linh Ung Pagoda is rated as the most magnificent work of this kind in the central city of Da Nang, in terms of architectural and artistic value. 
1 Hour
185.00 USD
Thanh Tan hotspring has now been an incredible place not only with their natural hot stream come directly from underground but also with adventurous feeling from Zipline and Highwire, a coorporated product between Thanh Tan and Altus, French company whose expertise is in constructing adventurous games. Having a dream of flying like a bird, free hanging Highwire is absolutely for you. You’ ll be sliding down from the height of 45,5 m on Ma Yen hill to the ground. With the total length of 560m, this Zipline broke the Vietnam Record for the longest free hanging uninterrupted Zipline all over the country. Highwire requires high attention from player to overcome obstacles such walking on the wooden planks, swinging on the rope, crossing the net bridge, keeping balance on small wooden blocks and passing the one-wire -rope bridge. It is designed rather easy for your whole family to join with 3 different levels. So gear yourself up for an amazing adventure. Games limited to people who don’t have any issue with cardiovascular diseases, blood pressure, or any other serious illness which might cause danger during the game. Program : After the pick up from your hotel in Hue, you will be transfered to Thanh Tan hotspring. You will be welcomed by friendly staff to enjoy services they offer. Experts will give you a briefing before experiencing Highwire and Zipline. You can immerse yourself in the hot water after that or do your own trekking to find wild stream in the forrest or wild birds and animals to watch. You will have lunch in the restaurant and other services such as spa and massage are available on request. Departure to head back to Hue city in the afternoon.
8 Hours
53.00 USD
DAY 1: HANOI – HA LONG BAY – BAI TU LONG BAY 7:45 - 08:20: Meet your tour guide at suggested places around Old Quarter for Ha Long Bay. - Get free wifi access while taking a 3 hour bus trip to Ha Long, have short break en-route. - Embark at Hon Gai pier, Ha Long City. Transferred by tender to The Viet Beauty Cruise. - Greeted by crew members followed by welcome drinks, get cruise briefing and check in cabin. - Enjoy set lunch while cruising to VungVieng- the most beautiful floating fishing village. - Take a rowing boat trip around floating houses, a floating school & floating information center, meet with local people in VungVieng area, BaiTu Long Bay. - Have an unforgettable memory while taking water surfing boardto discoverBaiTu Long Bay. - Back to The Viet Beauty Cruise and sailing to Hang Trongfor anchoring overnight. - Enjoy swimming around, relax on the sundeck for fantastic views and sunset photo. - Join ina“cooking class” on board with our chef making some dishes with suggested recipe. 19:00Have dinner on board.Entertain your evening with karaoke singing, or squid-fishing. - Overnight on board near Hang Trong, the most fantastic sleeping area permitted in Ha Long. DAY 2: BAI TU LONG BAY - HA LONG BAY - HANOI 06:30 Enjoy sunrise over the bay or take part in a Tai Chi session on cruise sundeck. - Relax with complimentary tea and coffee served.Have light breakfast on board. - Visit Surprise cave (Hang Sung Sot)with millions of surprising stalactites and stalagmites. 09:30Check out your cabin. Photograph wonderful views of Ha Long while sailing back to Hon Gai Pier. -HaveBuffet Brunch on board then say goodbye to crew members on The Viet Beauty Cruise. - Disembark at Hon Gai pier. Relax at the lounge before bus transfer you to Hanoi. 16:30: Arrive in Hanoi. End of services.
2 Days
175.00 USD
DAY 1: HA NOI - HA LONG (L,D) 07:45 - 08:30 Tour guide and shuttle bus of Ha Long Dragon Cruise pick you up then take 3.5 hour scenic drive to Ha Long city. Have a break 20 minutes en-route to free your legs. 12:15 Embark Bai Chay harbor, get transferred to Dragon Cruise by a tender and enjoy a welcome drink. 13:00 Receive a cruise briefing. Savor delicious lunch while cruising among wonderful limestone island. 14:30 Stop at Ti Top Island one hour for swimming, sun-bathing or getting a panoramic view on island peak. 15:30 Do kayaking among hidden parts and around Bo Nau cave to discover mysterious beauty of Ha Long. 16:30 Experiencing unforgettable memory passing through “tunnel cave” on a bamboo boat to a secluded lake. 18:00 Take part in a “cooking class” on board making some special dishes with our chef then enjoy it. 17:30 Drop anchor in calm water area and enjoy some local wine, fruits on the sundeck at sunset. 19:00 Have a delectable dinner in cozy restaurant of Dragon Cruise in the middle of Ha Long. 20:00 Entertain evening by karaoke singing or try your luck doing squid-fishing. Overnight on Dragon Cruise. DAY 2: HA LONG – HANOI (B,L) 07:00 Start your new day with complimentary tea and coffee served, photograph magnificent pictures. 07:30 Have breakfast on board, get your cameras ready then go off boat. 08:00 Visit Sung Sot “amazing” cave, the most beautiful with millions of surprising stalactites and stalagmites. 09:30 Check out your cabin. Relax on sundeck for sun-bathing, photo hunting while sailing back to the harbor. 11:30 Leave Dragon Cruise, have a short rest and take a bus drive to a local restaurant for lunch. 13:30 Say goodbye to Ha Long bay then return to Hanoi. Have a rest en-route again to free your legs. 17:30 Get dropped off at your hotel. Tour ends. SPECIAL NOTES: + 2 people share one cabin. + Single supplement: extra 800,000 VND (If you travel alone and request your own cabin). + Itinerary is subject to be changed without prior notice due to bad weather: possible strong wind, cyclone, fog… + Bring your passport with valid visa (a must), insect repellent, hat or umbrella, swimsuits, cash…
2 Days
126.00 USD
Chan May Port is located in the south-east corner of Thua Thien-Hue Province in Loc Vinh commune, Phu Loc district, Vietnam. It is operated by the Management Board of Chan May-Lang Co Economics Zone. Ownership of the Chan May Port may be assumed by the Vinashin Group in early 2008. The port was used in 2006 as an assembly yard for Rio Tinto Alcan’s G3 Project, where mining modules were assembled and loaded out on the newly constructed wharf to the mine in Australia’s Northern Territory state. Chan May Port is mainly used for the wood chip industry. Occasionally, luxury cruise liners berth at Chan May as the port is located between the main tourist locations of Hue City and Hoi An. There currently are no passenger facilities at Chan May Port. Am: At 7:00 am when the cruise ship land in Chan May Port, our guide and driver welcome you and transfer you to Hue city. On arrival you will make a boat trip on Perfume River to visit Thien Mu pagoda. The scenery along the river gives you a comfortable feeling among nature. Visit Thien Mu pagoda and learn more of Buddhism at the most ancient one in Hue city. Next is the time for visiting the Citadel where has many constructions of Royal Palace still remain original architecture including Five Phoenix Towers, Thai Hoa Palace, Nine urn Dynasties, royal theater, etc. Have lunch at restaurant to taste Hue special foods. Pm: This afternoon you continue your journey to get discovery at Tu Duc Mausoleum. In fact there are 6 tombs in Hue, you can choose one of six tombs which remain original architecture and worth to visit of Minh Mang or Khai Dinh or Tu Duc. Here is the chance to see more of handicraft villages of hat-making, incense making to learn more of Hue city before leaving for back Chan May Port
8 Hours
91.00 USD
If you are a history buff, or simply love discovering exotic cultures, Hue- Vietnam’s former Royal Capital is definitely on the top list of your travel plan. The city represents the outstanding demonstration of the power of the vanished Vietnamese feudal empire, including a complex of monuments, tombs and pagodas that attract tourists coming from all over the world. Each Royal mausoleum and garden house in HUE Ancient Capital City reflects the personality of the Emperor it commemorates. Cycling back roads of the old city to see their oriental beauties! 8:00am: Tour guide see you at your Hotel, and transfer to Toa Kham Boat Station, we will then take a Dragon Boat Trip on the romantically named Perfume River and visit Hue’s best-known religious site, the Thien Mu Pagoda. Another 10 minutes by boat and we will disembark and cycle to Tiger Arena and Trumpeting Elephant. Keep cycling to Emperor Tu Duc’s Tomb, one of the most beautifully designed complexes among the tombs of the Nguyen dynasty. Then visit some traditional Incense village where you may try to make some incense by yourselves. This will be followed by a lunch at a well known Vietnamese restaurant Thien Tam where you can enjoy the Best Vegetarian food of Hue and watch our artist finish an amazing painting in just 5 minutes. After lunch, continue cycling to Khai Dinh Tomb along the river with fabulous countryside roads. These are the most interesting and unique cycling roads in Hue city. After visiting Khai Dinh Tomb we cycle back to the city. The tour will end at our hotel around 5PM.
8 Hours
57.00 USD
DAY 1: HANOI – HALONG – NIGHT ON JUNK (- / L/ D) We leave Hanoi in morning and travel to the astonishing and mystical Ha Long Bay which is described by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site and is one of the most beautiful places in the region. Located in the Gulf of Tonkin, it is an spectacular collection of 2,000 islands covering an area in excess of 1,500km. This forms a spectacular seascape of limestone pillars and cliff faces. Our crew will welcome you on board with drinks and a fresh seafood lunch. You will check into your cabins and start cruising around the bay to see the amazing rock formations (karsts). You will cruise towards Bai Tu Long Bay, passing the towns of Hon Gai and Cam Pha, Oan Lagoon, Mat Quy (Monster Head) and Am Tich (Teapot) Islets and Vung Vieng fishing village. We will explore the mystery of Sung Sot Cave which is one of the most beautiful caves in Ha Long Bay. Later on, you will have plenty of time for swimming and kayaking to the Tunnel Cave. During the evening, relax to the casual and comfortable atmosphere held on the boat where you will have an elegant dining experience. If we are in the right season, we can see fresh squid being caught the traditional way. Get your cameras ready for a spectacular sunset, lounge under the clear, star filled sky and retire to your cabin at your leisure where you will spend the night on board near a remote island. Overnight on board. DAY 2: HALONG BAY – HANOI - DEPARTURE (B/ L/--) After breakfast, we will continue to cruise through the karsts some of which display fantastic and mystical shapes before getting into a small boat to visit the Luon Cave. Back on board for an early lunch before saying goodbye to our boat and crew and heading back on the road to Noi Bai Airport (Hanoi) for your departure flight. End of service.
2 Days
161.00 USD