Central Vietnam by train 8 days 7 nights

Destinations : Hue | Hoi AnCentral Vietnam by train 8 days 7 nights
Start from : Ha Noi
Finish in : Da Nang

– Glimple of Central Vietnam with Unesco World Heritage sites: Phong Nha cave with 7 best in Vietnam, Hue – one of Vietnam’s Capital and Hoi An Ancient Town.
– Visiting Hue city – the Capital of Nguyen Dynasty – the last feudal dynasty in Vietnam
– Explore about Cham Culture by visiting My Son holly land
– Enjoy the most authentic experience with local people, you have a chance to learn how to make Lantern as well as other handicrafts in Hoi An Ancient Town (You have change to join in The Lantern Festival in Hoian if traveling on the 14th every month as Vietnamese lunar calendar)

Day 1: Hanoi – Dong Hoi
Boarding night train from Hanoi to Dong Hoi. Overnight on Train
*Upgrade to private cabin is on request

Day 2: Dong Hoi (B)
Arrive on early morning in Dong Hoi. You are picked up by private transfer to the hotel. Check in hotel. Free for your own leisure to enjoy beach in Dong Hoi.
*Early check in is upon on availability.

Day 3 Dong Hoi – Phong Nha (B,L)
Board a boat and cruise along the river to Phong Nha Cave. The deeper one penetrates, the more magical are the natural aspects of the cave. After 700m, a large dry passage appears, allowing you to discover the cave on foot for a further 500m. You will also have a chance to explore the remains of Cham Altars and the inscriptions inside. Transfer back to hotel.Overnight in Dong Hoi.

Day 4: Dong Hoi – DMZ – Hue (B,L)
Drive to Hue with a stopover at historic Khe Sanh Combat, Ho Chi Minh Trail, Dong Ha Town, Rock Pile. Trip to Hue in the afternoon via Quang Tri Citadel. Arrive Hue about 6pm in the afternoon.

Day 5: Hue City tour (B,L)
Meet up with your local tour guide and driver at 8.00, start a day to visit Hue: the Citadel, Tu Duc Tomb, Garden House in Phu Mong – here you know more about the old-style hose in Hue, visit Hat and Incense stick making village. Lunch in local restaurant.
Afternoon, visit Minh Mang, Tu Duc Tomb and Thien Mu Pagoda. Boat trip on Huong River and enjoy sunset on the river. Back to hotel. Overnight in Hue.

Day 6: Hue / Hoi An (B,L)
Morning visit Dong Ba Market before leaving for Hoi An. On the way stop to visit Lang Co beach, Marble Mountain, Hai Van Pass and Cham Museum in Danang. Check in hotel and free for the rest of the day

Day 7: Hoi An / My Son (B)
Visit My Son – one of the UNESCO Heritage Site in the Central to explore about Cham Culture.
Transfer back to Hoi An Town. Afternoon free for your own leisure. Overnight in Hoi An.

Day 8 : Hoi An /Danang departure (B)
Free until transfer to airport for your departure train back to Hanoi or onward
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  • Accommodation in twin/ double sharing basis with daily breakfast.
  • All private transportation
  • Train tickets from Hanoi to Dong Hoi on soft sleeper 4 berth sharing cabin
  • Local English speaking guide on day tour
  • Meals as stated in the itinerary (B: Breakfast/ L: Lunch/ D: Dinner)
  • Entrance fee and Sightseeing tickets
  • Boat trip to visit Phong Nha Cave and Huong River in Hue
  • One bottle of water per person on day tours
  • Services charges, taxes and bank fee (if paying by credit cards)


  • International & domestic flights
  • Personal Expenses, tips and gratuities
  • Travel insurance
  • Flight schedule from Hanoi to Dong Hoi:
  • Every Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
  • Departs from Hanoi: at 7.00 arrive Dong Hoi at 8.05
  • Departs from Dong Hoi: at 13.25 arrive Hanoi at 14.30


  • Itinerary can be run in reverse
  • Check in time is normally at 14.00, check out time is normally at 12.00. Early check in or check out is upon on availability of the hotels.
  • List Of Accommodation Recommended

If, at the time of booking, any hotels or rooms in the list above are fully booked, we will endeavour to find accommodation of a similar standard elsewhere. If the only available accommodation is of a higher or lower standard, we will revise the price accordingly and consult you immediately.