Vietnam Rail Tour - The Reunification Express

One of the most impressive rides from north to south Vietnam, admiring the stunning coastal line and vibrant cities. 

Tour duration: days / 0 nights

Travel Spots: Hanoi, Halong Bay, Nha Trang

Transport: flight, cruise, train

Price: from $ 0/ pp


The trip brings you from the vibrant Hanoi to the far most area There are more things to delve into each traveling day. There are more things to delve into each traveling day.

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Welcome to Vietnam!
Upon your arrival, you`ll be greeted by our tour guide for the transfer to your accommodation. The day is left for your leisure and clear the jetlag.
If you happen to arrive early, enjoy a guided walk through the Old Quarter, and marvel at Hanoi`s ancient houses, timeless pagoda, and exotic Dong Xuan market.

Accommodation: hotel in Hanoi.
Meals: dinner.

We begin the Hanoi tour with a unique introduction to the Hanoi food scene. Take your chance with some iconic dishes like Pho, Egg coffee, or mouth-watering Banh Mi. 
In the afternoon, drive to the southern part to gain an insight into Vietnam's different ethnic groups at the Museum of Ethnology then explore the Temple of Literature, known as the first Vietnam University. 
The highlight of this evening is the traditional water puppet show. 

Accommodation: hotel in Hanoi.
Meal: breakfast. 

After breakfast, hop on your private car for a journey to Cat Ba island with a transfer by ferry from Hai Phong City.
Upon arrival, board a cruise to explore the spectacular Lan Ha Bay. Your cruise trip offers great photography opportunities to limestone islands, awe-inspiring caves, and picturesque floating villages.
Free to enjoy Cat Co beach !

Accommodation: hotel in Cat Ba island.
Meal: breakfast.

Ninh Binh is a very characterful destination packed with Unesco Heritage sites and a stunning National Park. Your travel today will take you to Hoa Lu, the ancient capital located in the heart of Red River Delta. It houses the temple of King Dinh and King Le which were built in the 10th century. 
Leave the car for a pleasant bike ride through Hoa Lu.

Accommodation: Hotel in Ninh Binh.
Meal: breakfast.

This morning, you are likely to hike Mua Cave which rewards a beautiful view over a scenic river surrounded by limestone mountains. You can opt for another bike ride to see the rural life with your guide too.
The highlight of this afternoon is the boat tour through the Unesco Heritage of Trang An, a complex of 31 alleys, and 51 cross-water caves. It is home to some 600 kinds of flora and fauna. 
We then head to Ninh Binh station for the first ride on the Reunification Express to Hue.

Accommodation: train cabin.
Meal: breakfast. 

Depart from Hue early this morning after breakfast to admire the stunning landscape of Hai Van Pass. 
Upon your arrival in Hoi An, settle your stay and appreciate the Unesco-listed ancient town where you`ll be amazed by the various architectural influences from Japan, China, and Europe. Take your time to enjoy the local atmosphere, visiting traditional old houses as well as remarkable temples. 
Hoi An is also a great place for tailors. 

Accommodation: hotel in Hoi An.
Meal: breakfast. 

This day is for your own. 
Hoi An and its surroundings boast a wide range of activities from exciting adventures on a typical basket boat to the ultimate relaxation at An Bang or Cua Dai beach. 

Accommodation: hotel in Hoi An.
Meal: breakfast.

Today, hop on a scenic drive to Quy Nhon, one of the less-visited seaside towns in central Vietnam.
En route, experience the art of murals and paintings at Bich Hoa Tam Thanh village. 
The remainder of your day is for your relaxation. 

Accommodation: Hotel in Quy Nhon.
Meal: breakfast.

Your orientation tour of Quy Nhon takes you to the Twin Towers, a remarkable heritage of Cham civilization built from the 10th to 15th century; Khanh Long pagoda and spot the sunset by Eo Gio.
Re-embark on the Reunification Express to the southern hub of Ho Chi Minh City.

Accommodation: train cabin.
Meal: breakfast.

You`ll arrive early in Ho Chi Minh this morning. Transfer to your hotel to refresh before touring the highlights of the city.
Ho Chi Minh, known as Saigon is a cultural melting pot where the old and new, east and west meet. Your tour today brings you to the Reunification Palace, the Opera House, and the War Remnant Museum - some of the most interesting attractions that depict its history. 
We also delve into the busy street of Cho Lon, a fascinating Chinatown area. 

Accommodation: hotel in Ho Chi Minh.
Meal: breakfast

Board a speedboat to travel to Cu Chi, a network of underground tunnels stretching over 200km to the Cambodian border with all functions from meeting rooms to kitchens and triage areas. The visit tells a deeper story about the Vietnam War in a very lively way.
On the way back, join a food tour to try the best foods that Sai Gon has to offer.

Accommodation: hotel in Ho Chi Minh city.
Meal: breakfast.

The day is yours to relax or do shopping until our driver picks you up for your departure flight.

Accommodation: not available.
Meal: breakfast.

inclusion of this tour



All hotel nights (overnight on train/cruise per itinerary)


All breakfasts and lunches in tour days


Private car with A/C, internal flights

Travel team:

Private tour guide, private drivers


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