Day 1: Departure for Hue – DMZ – Overnight in Cua Viet Beach, Quang Tri
Tour guide and driver welcome you at hotel lobby in Da Nang City going to Hue city via Hai Van tunnel and have one stop at Tam Giang Lagoon for taking pictures of fishing boats and shrimp farm.
Upon arrival to Hue city you have chance to visit two of six tombs still remain as original architecture. Khai Dinh tomb give the view and architecture of combination Western and Oriental while Minh Mang tomb give you back Oriental architecture by the harmony between natural landscapes and construction, a very quiet and beautiful site to see and relax.
Have a snack then keep going for Quang Tri Province – 90 kms to the north for visiting Demilitarization Zone.
Next stop will be at Thanh Co Citadel and La Vang Church. It is the site of a holy apparition by the Virgin Mary in the 18th century witnessed by several hundred people during the Great Persecution that saw 117,000 Vietnamese Christians killed from 1798 to 1886 thru an official royal edict.
After leaving here you will reach a local family in Huu Nien Village to have a warm dinner with them.
They will spend all day to prepare you a good meal with vegetable and fresh hand-made food.
After dinner, you will be sent to Cua Viet beach and check in to Sepon Boutique Resort. Go swimming or free at your leisure until dinner.
Day 2: DMZ trip to study Vietnam war.
Today tour bring you back Vietnam War in 19th century with famous sites including Hien Luong Bridge, Ben Hai River, Museum and the 17th Parallel which was the landmark divided Vietnam into North and South with two different governments. Next you will visit Vinh Moc Tunnel – an underground network built by villagers as the shelter to avoid bombings during war time. You can see the entire villagers lived underground in these tunnels with wells, kitchens, room, family, hospital, etc. Keep going to Dong Hoi City for checking in and free at your leisure.
Day 3: Dong Hoi – Paradise Cave – Hue. Get flight out or Extend longer stay in Hue City
This morning you leave Dong Hoi city for visiting the dry Paradise Cave to appreciate the most stunning cave in Caves System in Phong Nha Ke Bang National Park. It is a great chance to admire the amazing cave formation by its size and unique impression. To visit the cave you will be transferred by golf car through diversity old forest. It takes you 2 hours for discovering the cave by wonderful stalactites and limestone creation with the widest spot about 150m. It brings a fantastic beauty admiration for this natural cave. Have lunch at restaurant.
then return Hue city. On arrival, check in hotel. Free to have your own dinner. Overnight at hotel or you can get flight out of Hue City to Ha Noi or Saigon.