Thứ Tư, 30 tháng 10, 2013

Best of North Vietnam Tour 2014

1. General Information of North Vietnam

Northern Vietnam is one of the three regions within Vietnam (the other two regions are Central Vietnam and Southern Vietnam).Of the three regions, the oldest is Northern Vietnam, where the Vietnamese culture originated over 2000 years ago in the Red River Delta, so it is considered as “ the cultural cradle of Vietnam”. Travel the best North Vietnam with Vietwindtravel to explore the exotic cultural point of 4000 year wet rice civilization in the ancient villages along the Red river bank, to see something of the lives, customs and costumes of many of Vietnam’s ethnic minorities in the mountainous regions in Northwest, and enjoy the particular fresh and delicious specialties of the North Vietnam.

Mountains in North Vietnam
2. Best of North Vietnam Tour  Information

“Best of North Vietnam tour 2014 ” is very comprehensive tour to show you the best view of North Vietnam from cultural diversity to breathtaking scenery. You could discover Hanoi’s colonial charm to Sapa’s the mist-entwined mountains and to finally the turquoise, island dotted, Halong Bay. This tour includes all of North Vietnam’s key sites.

Hanoi in autumn

3.  The Capital City- Hanoi 

The tours will take you to visit the most interesting and beautiful places in the Northern Vietnam for sightseeing the stunning landscapes, explore the exotic culture, and enjoy the absolutely fresh and delicious specialties. You will visit Hanoi, the historical and political capital of Vietnam, lying on the bank of the Red river, is founded in 1010 by King Ly Thai To. In Vietnamese, Hanoi is usually written as two words, Ha meaning the river, in reference to the Red River and Noi meaning this inner side.  Hanoi is the Asian city with European characteristics with much of its French influence retaining where you could immediately fall in love with. Hanoi’s original characters are very much intact, preserved in traditional pagodas and temples, colonial architecture, tree-lined streets, lakes, and the ancient heart of the old town center. Visiting Hanoi, you can also enjoy the street food with the elegant, fresh and particular delicious flavor which is well-known all over the world. Hanoi is really a heaven for foodies.

4. The tranquil Villages in North Vietnam

Leaving Hanoi and its populous suburbs, you enter the picturesque provincial regions with their chequer-board patterned paddy fields. Green belts of trees and bamboo enclose villages where traditional communal houses, pagodas and temples remain hidden from view beyond the roadside fields. Men, women, children and buffalo toil together in the fields seven days a week in all weathers. The scene is one of tranquil beauty. You can visit Duong Lam ancient village located in SonTay city, 20 km far from Hanoi to explore the old unique Vietnamese houses, pagodas and customs of wet rice cultivation remains in this old village.



Sapa girl.
5. Sapa- amazing land of North Vietnam

Sapa is among the well- known beauty spots in Vietnam. It is famous not only for its landscapes but also convergence of many ethnicities living together. Coming there, visitors will enjoy vibrant dresses of ethnics as H’mong Black, Red Dao, Tay, Giay, etc. Each ethnic is different in dress, lifestyle, customs, and farming methods. Set on the slopes of a beautiful emerald green valley, Sapa is the heart of this unique piece of Vietnam. Travel to this peaceful land and meet resplendently dressed ethnic minorities at the local market, visit neighboring villages and hike through iridescent rice terraces, witnessing how the current of life has bubbled along here for centuries.
Local people in Sapa
6. Halong bay - The pride of Vietnam

 On the way you will enjoy the beautiful scenery and  stop for taking photos. You will also discover the Sapa market where the local people meet and exchange goods and culture as well as the place for young couples to date. You might certainly be impressed by the colorful costume of the minority ethics here which make Sapa become more poetic. If you are interested in learning about unique culture, custom and way of living of the Black H’mong, Giay, Red Dzao ethnic people. You can choose the home stay tour in Sapa which offer the opportunity to live with the local people in their villages lying on Hoang Lien Son Mountain and Muong Hoa valley such as Cat Cat, Lao Chai, Su Pan village… The local people will teach you cook their traditional dishes, and explain you their customs as well as the relating legends. You will take part in their daily life’s activities including reaping the rice on the terraced field in the harvest season, sewing the tradition costume or catching fish on the stream which certainly become your unforgettable memory about Sapa.

Halong Bay- magical land. 

Farewell to Sapa, you will return to Hanoi to continue the journey to Halong Bay- majestic and spectacular, the present the Nature Mother gave for Vietnam. Coming to Halong Bay is coming to a new Wonder of the world to enjoy and admire the magical creative of the Nature. Your adventure begins when the cruise boat slowly pulls away from the dock sailing towards the bay in the Gulf of Tonkin, cool salty sea breeze blowing lightly and the sights of the islands and islets rising from the sea as you approach them seems to rejuvenate your tired mind and body on this boat ride.

Fishing Village in Halong bay

The journey to explore the bay takes you into a world of vivid tales and legends of this country. In the calm blue clear waters of this pristine bay, you will see towering limestone islands which resemble human heads and figures standing in the sea facing the mainland. Besides sightseeing, tourists have the opportunity to take part in the exciting activities such as kayaking, visiting amazing fishing village, beaches, caves and grotto in Halong bay, night fishing…. If you are a foodie, you might be interested in fresh, sophisticated flavor of Vietnamese dishes. You can also take involved in our cooking class in the cruise where the Vietnamese excellent chefs will teach you to cook some unique Vietnamese dishes.

 In 2014, vietwind travel will offfer 20% for Best of North Vietnam Tour. We hope that you will have a wonderul and authentic tour when traveling with us not only for sightseeing the spectacular landscapes, enjoying the fresh and delicious specialities but also discovering and experiencing the truly daily life and customs of Vietnamese people.

  Source: Vietwindtravel


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