Arriving flights QR 968 at 07.35 (departs Doha 20hr45 5th May
Early check in
Breakfast subject to arrival at hotel before 10am
Guide and vehicle for lunch
Free at leisure in the morning to relax at the hotel after long flights.
Lunch at your own expenses however our guide and vehicle are at disposal if you wish to eat at a local restaurant.
In the afternoon, begin exploring the capital, including the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, where the remains of the national hero, the father of the nation rest (Closed on Monday and in the afternoons so just stand outside the mausoleum to have some photos taken if you wish, if you don’t want to visit this site, we can skip it).
Visit Tran Quoc Pagoda, regarded as the most ancient pagoda of the city built in the 6th century and a cultural symbol of Vietnamese.
The Temple of Literature, Vietnam’s first university. Then, enjoy a one-hour rickshaw tour of the capital and spend some time wandering in the old quarter and its antique shops. Then visit Ngoc Son Temple beautifully situated on Hoan Kiem Lake, and which is reached by a charming wooden bridge.
In the late afternoon, enjoy the water Puppet show to discover this Vietnamese ancestral art and witness a show composed of sketches representing the daily life and the beliefs of the rural environment. Duration: 1 hour.