Silversea Luxury Cruises To CHAN MAY (HUE/DANANG)

CHAN MAY (HUE/DANANG)
CHAN MAY (HUE/DANANG)

Experience the rich imperial past, stoic resilience, and blissful beaches of central Vietnam, as you delve deep into this fascinating country’s past and present. The sheer beauty and vitality of the scenery will amaze you, as you explore the stories this now tranquil land has to tell - all the while surrounded by rolling rice paddies, freely grazing water buffalo and soaring limestone scenery. Cut in half by the evocatively named Perfume River, and home to a spectacular sprawling citadel, Hue is a true experience for the senses. View more

Vietnam's timeless beauty outshines the shadows of its past, but Hue still bears the heavy scars of war - whether it's from American bombs, or harrowing events like those of Hue Jungle Crevice - where the Viet Cong pushed 3,000 civilians to their deaths. Hue’s Old City was once the jewel of Vietnam, standing proudly as its Imperial Capital. Lotus flowers now twirl peacefully in the grand moat around its mighty walls, which encase a spectacular array of charred palaces, temples and regal residences. Danang’s Marble Mountains rise dramatically close by, and they are scattered with Buddhist shrines and plunging caves. While there is an endless treasure trove of rich cultural experiences waiting here, it’s hard to resist the call of Danang's idyllic beaches, where white sand gives way to a fringe of palm trees. The undulating humps of the city's Dragon Bridge soar across the wide River Han, and this ambitious structure comes alive at night, when strobing light shows illuminate its flowing form, and the bridge’s dragon head rasps fire into the dusk.

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Excursions in CHAN MAY (HUE/DANANG)

Silver Shore Privato: Private Car & Guide (Full Day)

Explore Chan May at your leisure during your full-day (8-hour) sightseeing tour via private car. Customise your own itinerary or choose to see an overview of the area's highlights.


Depart the pier with your driver and English-speaking guide in an air-conditioned car and discover the city and surrounding areas at your own pace. Your exclusive tour concludes back at the pier.

Silver Shore Privato: Private Car & Guide (Half Day)

Explore Chan May at your leisure during your half-day (4-hour) sightseeing tour via private car. Customise your own itinerary or choose to see an overview of the area's highlights.


Depart the pier with your driver and English-speaking guide in an air-conditioned car and discover the city and surrounding areas at your own pace. Your exclusive tour concludes back at the pier.

Silver Shore Privato: Private Van & Guide (Full Day)

Explore Chan May at your leisure during your full-day (8-hour) sightseeing tour via private van. Customise your own itinerary or choose to see an overview of the area's highlights.


Depart the pier with your driver and English-speaking guide in an air-conditioned van and discover the city and surrounding areas at your own pace. Your exclusive tour concludes back at the pier.

Silver Shore Privato: Private Van & Guide (Half Day)

Explore Chan May at your leisure during your half-day (4-hour) sightseeing tour via private van. Customise your own itinerary or choose to see an overview of the area's highlights.


Depart the pier with your driver and English-speaking guide in an air-conditioned van and discover the city and surrounding areas at your own pace. Your exclusive tour concludes back at the pier.

Ancient Hue - Perfume River

Relive Vietnam's royal grandeur and become immersed in her culture as you visit the imperial city of Hue (pronounced 'whay'), with a cruise on the Perfume River. Adding to your experience is a stop at a lively marketplace and a visit to the magnificent tomb of Emperor Minh Mang.


Begin your day at the pier in Chan May, where you board an air-conditioned coach for the approximate 1.5-hour journey to Hue.


Hue

Located eight miles (thirteen kilometres) from the coast and close to the Laos border, Hue has long been known as the 'Imperial City of the Nguyen Emperors'. The Emperors rose to glory during their reign from 1802 to 1945 and were the last ruling family of Vietnam. The city's fascinating treasures include the Imperial Citadel, Kings' Tomb, temples, and pagodas.


Royal Citadel

Functioning as the centre of imperial activity for 13 emperors of the Nguyen Dynasty, the city boasts impressive buildings and a sense of history. Gain an appreciation of that history with an exploration of the Royal Citadel. Built by Emperor Gia Long in 1804, the citadel features what is called the Noon Gate, or 'Ngo Mon'. This is the spot where kings announced the yearly calendar and the names of new doctors of philosophy.


The Palace of Supreme Harmony and adjoining Esplanade of Great Salutation were equally important in imperial life, hosting coronations, emperors' birthday parties, and court proceedings. Having been restored, the early-19th-century palace retains much of its original grandeur.


Continue your walking introduction of the Citadel with a look at the Imperial Enclosure. The Citadel's comparison to China's Forbidden City will be apparent as you observe this intriguing citadel within a citadel.


Thien Mu Pagoda

Next, visit Thien Mu Pagoda, located a short drive from the Citadel. Founded in 1601 by Lord Nguyen Hoang, the governor of Thuan Hoa Province, Thien Mu is the symbol of the city and one of the holiest pagodas in all of Vietnam. With its days as a hot-bed for anti-government protests long past, the pagoda today is a serene place where novice gardeners tend bonsai and monks deliver incantations.


Dragon Boat Cruise

Awaiting you in front of the pagoda is your dragon boat. Climb aboard and cruise on the Perfume River in a similar manner to that of the kings who travelled this route before you. Take in the sights and savour tranquillity as you relax. Afterwards, travel to the lunch venue, where Vietnamese cuisine is offered.


Emperor's Tomb

There is one more stop on your comprehensive itinerary: a visit to the magnificent tomb of Emperor Minh Mang. Considered the most brilliant emperor of the Nguyen Dynasty, Minh Mang had his tomb built on the west bank of the river. The tomb features unique green and yellow tiles.


From this picturesque spot, begin your return journey to Chan May.

Cham Civilisation

This full-day excursion combines an exploration of Da Nang's Cham Museum with a visit to My Son Holysee, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Savour lunch at Marble Beach and take in the views of Marble Mountain on this overview of the southern areas of Vietnam.


Da Nang

Depart the pier and travel by coach to the Cham Museum in Da Nang, a journey of approximately 75 minutes. The road south from Chan May is scenic, with tall sand dunes along the coast and numerous rice paddies and water buffalo in the fields. As you venture through the centre of Da Nang, discover a charming town, with ornate temples and colonial-style buildings.


Arriving at the Cham Museum, stroll through its outdoor exhibits of sandstone sculptures and temple decorations created between the 4th and 14th centuries by the Cham people. The displays are grouped into four time periods, and named after the regions in which the sculptures were discovered. Your guide, well-versed in Cham history provides a comprehensive explanation of these relics.


My Son Holysee

Your next destination is My Son Holysee. This World Cultural Heritage Site is a large complex of religious relics that comprises more than 70 architectural works, and includes temples and towers connected to each other by a series of intricate red brick designs. The main component of the site's Cham architectural design is the tower, which was built to reflect the divinity of the king. During your visit to My Son Holy Land, listen to your guide's lecture and see the 1,000-year-old brick ruins of temples built by Central Vietnam's Hindu Chams, which were damaged during the Vietnam War.


Marble Beach

Venture next to Marble Beach, the famed stretch of sandy coastline that served as a place for military personnel to find some R & R, and for Hollywood to shoot movies. With its Marble Mountain views and five-star resorts, it has become a favourite stomping ground for international travellers and ex-patriots. Enjoy lunch a refreshment and a chance to relax at the resort on the beach.


Marble Mountain

Re-board the coach and travel next to the village at Marble Mountain. Shaped like a dragon at rest, Marble Mountain is actually a series of marble and limestone formations, each named after an element: metal, wood, water, fire and earth.


After your brief visit here, travel back to Chan May and the ship.

Cooking Class & Hoi An Exploration

Experience a taste of Vietnam's cuisine in one of its more picturesque towns, on this full-day local culinary exploration.


Meet your guide on the pier and depart via coach for the approximate 75 minute ride to Hoi An, a pretty river town that has earned a UNESCO World Heritage Site designation.


On arrival, meet the chef of the "Morning Glory School" and head off to the local market with its neat displays of wares and produce. The chef will select items that will be used later in the preparation of local delicacies.


Walk to the cooking school, one of Hoi An's best, and learn about Vietnamese cuisine. At your cooking station, follow the demonstrations of an expert chef who will teach you to prepare such Vietnamese delicacies as spring rolls, grilled chicken, rice pancakes and chicken and mango salad. Then sit back, relax and enjoy the dishes you have prepared.


After lunch, set off with your guide to the Hoi An Museum. Housed in a traditional merchant's house, this museum is known for its fine collection of objects relating to the town's heyday as an important trading port.


Next, visit perhaps one of the most intriguing and beautiful of Hoi An's sights, the Japanese covered bridge. Built in 1593 over a stream, it is a wonderful amalgamation of Chinese, Vietnamese, and Japanese architectural characteristics. Appropriately, it connects Hoi An's Japanese and Chinese districts. At the centre of the bridge stands a small temple.


Board the coach for the journey back to the ship.

Da Nang & Marble Mountain Beach

Discover the history of Vietnam, both ancient and more recent, on this visit to Da Nang and Marble Mountain Beach. Highlights of this half-day outing include the Cham Museum, Han Market, Marble Mountain village, and Marble Mountain Beach.


Da Nang

Your adventure begins with a transfer of approximately 75 minutes to Da Nang. Visit the Cham Museum, a rather primitive yet altogether charming museum boasting an extensive array of Cham artefacts. The museum's more than 300 pieces are displayed outdoors, which proves to be an appropriate space for its collection of temple decorations and sandstone sculptures. The exhibits represent four time periods and are named after the geographic regions where the pieces were found.


Pedicab ride

Enjoy a pedicab ride from the Cham Museum to Han Market, winding through the small side streets of Da Nang to experience the heartbeat of the city. Riding in a pedicab, or cyclo, pronounced see-klo, offers a charming and intimate way to experience the hectic pace of Da Nang. Be pedaled through this animated and bustling city, and enjoy numerous opportunities for photos of the industrious vendors, streets full of motorcycles and pedicabs, local markets and colonial buildings


Han Market

Having become acquainted with the treasures of an ancient culture, continue with a drive to the nearby Han Market, where you will find the offerings of modern commerce.

After your investigation of this colourful marketplace, re-board the coach and travel next to the village at Marble Mountain.


Marble Mountain

King Minh Mang in 1837 named the mountains of Ngu Hanh after the five basic elements of the universe: Kim mountain (metal); Moc mountain (wood); Thuy mountain (water); Tho mountain (earth); Hoa mountain (Fire). In Marble Mountain Village, the skilful hands of the area's talented workers have created thousands of stone statues. Of particular note are the different coloured pieces, very interesting to most stone lovers.


Marble Mountain Beach

The sandy beach at Marble Mountain Beach is more than 25 miles (40 kilometres) long. During the Vietnam War, American Marines and South Korean troops used this area as a basecamp. Since then, many famous resorts have been built along the beach. Sip a local drink, relax, and enjoy the sea breeze, sun, and sand. If you feel adventurous, go for a swim, climb the nearby mountain with more than 100 steps to see both the area pagoda and caverns, or admire the view of Da Nang and Marble Mountain Beach.


Afterwards, the coach returns you to the ship in Chan May.

Hoi An by Bike and On-Foot

Embrace the spectacular beauty and history of Hoi An by bicycle and on-foot during this panoramic, full-day sightseeing excursion.


Chan May, Da Nang, Rice Fields and Rural Villages

Depart the pier for the scenic, approximately 75-minute drive to Da Nang, a lovely town situated on the banks of the Han River. Upon arrival, receive your safety instructions and helmet, and begin your guided bicycle adventure to Hoi An. Along the way, pass by rural villages and family temples decorated in varied motifs, and see local people farming in their fields and vegetable gardens, working on their long boats and drying fishing nets. On the approach to Hoi Ann, cycle past rice fields and rural agricultural villages, then cross a beautiful bridge spanning the river and enter the historic town of Hoi An.


Hoi An, Free Time and Marble Mountain

The 15-century town of Hoi An is an exceptionally well-preserved example of a traditional Asian trading port. Upon arrival, take a guided walking tour of Hoi An. The moss-covered walls and well-preserved communal houses and pagodas of Hoi An offer a unique insight into what life was like in centuries past, and reveal why the city is an UNESCO World Heritage Site. Highlights include the Japanese Covered Bridge, Hoi An Museum and local market. Afterward, some free time is made available to explore Hoi An at your leisure. You can take a stroll through the market and museum, browse for souvenirs, and visit the Fukien Sea Goddess Temple and Ancient House.


Lunch and Marble Mountain

Next, proceed for a Vietnamese lunch at a local restaurant. After lunch, proceed for a photo stop at panoramic Marble Mountain via coach. At the conclusion of your visit, re-board your coach and commence the approximately 75-minute drive back to the pier.

Hoi An on your own

Hoi An is the ancient and charming town. Take a walking tour through this pedestrian-friendly village, which was known as Faifo when it was the Cham Kingdom's main international port. Between the 17th and 19th centuries, Hoi An was considered the best trading destination in all of Southeast Asia. Full of history and culture, the city's Old Town is a delight, with its small shops and winding lanes. It is the only town in Vietnam that been so well preserved, and this port town's international history is reflected in its architectural styles and customs. The wooden houses, temples and pagodas reflect Chinese and Japanese influences, as do the textile and ceramic crafts that can be purchased as a souvenir of your visit.


This transfer may suit you if you would like to explore on your own. It consists of a motor coach ride from the ship to Hoi An. The coach escort will advise you of the pick-up time and location for the return journey. Please be at the pick-up point 15 minutes prior to departure, as the coach is not allowed to wait.

Hue Heritage, Culture and Traditions

Embrace the centuries old heritage, culture and traditions of the 'Imperial City' and its people during this scenic and informative, full-day excursion to Hue.


Chan May, Hue, Thuy Bieu, Perfume River, Ornamental Fences, Cottages, Gardens

Depart the pier for the scenic, approximately 1.75-hour drive to Hue, the 'Imperial City'. Upon arrival, visit Thuy Bieu, the centuries-old village of Hue City. Located on the banks of the Perfume River, approximately four miles (about 6.4 kilometres) from Hue, the village remains mostly intact, despite the ravages of time and war. Its architecture is typical of the region, with ornamental fences carved out of trees and small cottages tucked away in luxuriant gardens. Whilst the outside world is ever-changing, this small slice of Vietnam remains in the past, a window into another time.


Open-Air Taxi-Ride, Local Home Visit, Incense- and Candy-Making, Ancestral Temple

Take an electric, open-air taxi to a local home. During your visit, tour the local home to learn how they live, and make incense and candy. A visit is also made to one of the oldest ancestral temples in this village to learn more about the worshiping culture of people in central of Vietnam. Following your visit, re-board your coach and head to the Ngoc Son Princess' Residency.


Ngoc Son Princess' Residency and Gardens House Tour

Constructed in 1921 under the reign of Khai Dinh and renowned as one of the traditional garden houses in Hue, the Ngoc Son Princess' Residency encompasses approximately 2.83-million square yards (about 2.37-million square metres). This beautiful old campus includes three compartments, two wings, one outbuilding and one kitchen. Upon arrival, you are welcomed by the current resident of this property, who escorts you on a private tour. A very refined woman, she explains the legacy of this property, which belonged to her great grandmother, a daughter of the Emperor Dong Khanh. The Gardens House has been kept by the family since the turn of the last century, almost seven generations. The gardens were laid out according to feng shui principles, and boasts a pleasant and serene setting.


Lunch, Hue Citadel, 'Luc Bo' Culture Space, Interactive Handicraft-Making Experience, Royal Tea

Following your guided tour, a Vietnamese lunch is served in the Gardens House. After lunch, re-board your coach and drive to the 'Luc Bo' Culture Space, a place that brings you closer to the culture of the Nguyen Dynasty and Hue's people. Located inside the Hue Citadel, the building was a former school of the Prince during the Nguyen Dynasty, and some of its historic vestiges still remains. During your visit, enjoy an opportunity to experience Hue traditional handicrafts such as painting a conical hat, making a kite and Hue lantern, and savouring royal tea. At the conclusion of this interactive cultural experience, re-board your coach and commence the approximately 1.5-hour drive back to the pier.

The Streets of Hoi An

Vietnam's culture and heritage fascinate all who visit. On this full-day exploration of the streets of Hoi An, Vietnam's treasure chest of history. This picturesque river town has remained unchanged for centuries. Initially an important trading port, Hoi An boasts some of Vietnam's most historic architecture as well as colourful temples and old community houses. Visit the Hoi An Museum, experience a guided walking tour of the town and enjoy a traditional lunch. Enjoy some shopping time and the opportunity to take some photos at Marble Mountain to round out the day's journey.


Hoi An

Travel for approximately 75-minutes via coach from the pier to Hoi An, a pretty river town that has earned a UNESCO World Heritage Site designation. Your walking tour begins along its colourful streets, which have remained largely unchanged for centuries before you enter the Hoi An Museum. Housed in a traditional merchant's house, this museum is known for its fine collection of objects relating to the town's heyday as an important trading port.


Phuoc Kien Temple

Next, visit the Phuoc Kien Temple, a structure built in honour of Thien Hau, the Goddess of the Sea.


Perhaps one of the most intriguing and beautiful of Hoi An's sights is the Japanese covered bridge. Built in 1593 over a stream, it is a wonderful amalgamation of Chinese, Vietnamese, and Japanese architectural characteristics. Appropriately, it connects Hoi An's Japanese and Chinese districts. At the centre of the bridge stands a small temple.


Following lunch at a local restaurant, return to the town and its busy streets to do some shopping in the lively open-air market.


Your tour concludes at the pier.

Land programmes in CHAN MAY (HUE/DANANG)

Mid-Voyage Land Adventure - Hanoi In-Depth

Fascinating Hanoi is nearly 1,000 years old and the proud capital of Vietnam. With its many attractions, an overnight stay is a must on any visit to this dynamic destination. Situated on both sides of the Red River, the city with a population of roughly 6.5 million is the country's economic, cultural and political centre. Beautiful French colonial buildings stand next to traditional houses, and thousands of scooters, motorcycles and bicycles clutter the streets, vying for space with cars and buses. Take in a little of both its ancient and modern history.


02MIDHCHM-D Hanoi In-Depth

Departure: Chan May on the 23rd April at approx.830am

Duration: 3 Days/2 Night

Rejoin ship: Hong Kong on the 25th April at approx. 330pm

Reserve: A minimum of 90 days prior to sailing



This Silver Shore Mid-Land Adventure requires advance booking through Silversea Reservations no later than 90 days prior to the sail date. Requests received after this date may be accommodated on a space-available basis. Tickets are available in limited quantities, and participation cannot be guaranteed for those guests not booking well in advance. A minimum number of participants is required to operate this programme. If this minimum number is not met, Silversea reserves the right to offer the programme at a different rate based on private arrangements, or to cancel the specific departure. Cancellation fee, unless otherwise advised, 90 - 0 days prior to the initial sailing date: 100% of the programme fare per person is due.

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VISA INFORMATION:

Please check with your travel professional for details regarding visa requirements for Hong Kong.

Viet Nam Single entry visa is not included and issued upon arrival at Chan May port.

Guests must bring one passport-sized photos (2"X2") with them.


LOCAL CURRENCY:

Viet Nam Dong and US dollars are well-accepted by most vendors; local ATMs are available in some locations visited.


Explore ancient and modern Hanoi with more time to take in the many sites that make Vietnam's capital and second largest city a bucket-list destination for so many.


DAY ONE - Chan May/Da Nang/ Hoi AN / Ha Noi


Depart the pier and travel by coach to the Cham Museum in Da Nang, a journey of approximately 1 hour. The road south from Chan May is scenic, with tall sand dunes along the coast and numerous rice paddies and water buffalo in the fields. As you venture through the centre of Da Nang, discover a charming town, with ornate temples and colonial-style buildings.

Arriving at the Cham Museum, stroll through its outdoor exhibits of sandstone sculptures and temple decorations created between the 4th and 14th centuries by the Cham people. The displays are grouped into four time periods, and named after the regions in which the sculptures were discovered. Your guide, well-versed in Cham history provides a comprehensive explanation of these relics.


Hoi An

Drive to Hoi An, a pretty river town that has earned a UNESCO World Heritage Site designation. From your stop at the Hoi An SQUARE, launch a fascinating walking tour along its colorful streets, which have remained largely unchanged for centuries. Highlights of your visit include an exploration of the Hoi An Museum and stop at a traditional merchant house. Also see the Phuoc Kien Temple, a structure built in honor of Thien Hau, the goddess of the sea.

Perhaps one of the most intriguing and beautiful of Hoi An's sights is the Japanese covered bridge. Built in 1593 over a stream, it is a wonderful amalgamation of Chinese, Vietnamese and Japanese architectural characteristics. Appropriately, it connects Hoi An's Japanese and Chinese districts. At the center of the bridge stands a small temple.

Return to your coaches then proceed to local restaurant for lunch

Leave the restaurant and drive to the airport & take flight to Ha Noi by VN188 1800-1920

Meet the guide at the airport and drive to Ha Noi for hotel check in. Dinner at hotel restaurant and relax

DAY 2: Hanoi

Breakfast at the hotel

Depart for Ho Chi Minh Complex (Ba Dinh Square). Taking photo in front of Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum. Walk through the garden located behind the Mausoleum. Stroll past tranquil lotus ponds to Ho Chi Minh's stilt house. The cottage is a simple teak building resembling the homes of the ethnic hill tribes. Visit One Pillar Pagoda, one of the symbol of Ha Noi.

Your next stop is a visit to the Temple of Literature dedicated to Confucianism and founded in 1076 during the Ly Dynasty. The temple complex is the site of the country's first university, which is the pride of the nation and the most important educational center.

Drive on to Hoa Lo, translated as 'Hell's hole', it was built by the French in the late 19th century to house Vietnamese prisoners. Nicknamed 'Hanoi Hilton' by the Americans during the Second Indochina War, much of the prison was demolished in 1996. What remains is a museum depicting the horrors of the imprisonment of the Vietnamese and many American pilots including Senator John McCain.

Drive to a local restaurant for lunch.

Drive to the city's Old Quarters. Walk with the guide to the Ha Noi Old House - 87 Ma May Street. Visit inside the house and chat with the locals. Leave the old house and walk back to Ha Noi Old Quarters for free time to explore and shopping. Named for the original 36 streets that formed the quarters, this is the most crowded and busy part of downtown. In the streets, each named after a particular trade they once represented, merchants and buyers carry out a flurry of activities. Today, this is a shopping mecca for visitors and residents alike. While walking through this maze of alleys, you may well find a nice souvenir at a good price

Drive back hotel for freshen up and relax.

Drive to Thang Long Water Puppet theatre to enjoy the water puppet show then to the local restaurant for your dinner.

DAY 3: Hanoi/Hong Kong

Breakfast at the hotel before heading to the airport & take a flight to Hong Kong

This Mid-Voyage Land Adventure requires an extensive amount of walking and climbing of steps at all sites visited, making the tour unsuitable for guests with limited mobility or those utilizing a wheelchair. This Mid-Voyage Land Adventure Adventure involves touring outdoors and guests may be exposed to warm/hot, humid and/or wet weather and insects; please pack accordingly in a small overnight case. Casual, lightweight clothing, comfortable shoes, a sunhat, sun block and sunglasses are imperative. Remember also to bring your camera. US dollars are well accepted by most vendors; local ATMs are available in some locations visited. The tour sequence may vary and traffic patterns may affect tour timings; order of sites may change. Anticipate crowds at Ba Dinh Square. The duration of the drive between Hanoi and Ha Long is approximately 2 ½ hours in each direction. Comfort stops are made along the way and drive time can vary. Operation of the junk cruise is subject to favorable sea and/or visibility conditions.

Pack one small bag for the program, dress is casual and comfortable. It will not be possible to enter Ho Chi Minh's tomb on Monday and Friday.

Program Includes:

· Two-night stay at the Intercontinental Hotel (or similar), deluxe category- Hanoi

· Two breakfast, two lunch, 02 dinners with drinks included

· All sightseeing and transfers as per itinerary

· Entrance fees

· Private (for the overland group) junk cruise

Domestic flight - economy class from Da Nang to Hanoi April 23rd & Hanoi to Hong Kong, economy class on April 25th .

Not Included:

Any meals and drinks not specified above, personal charges incurred at the hotel (a credit card must be registered prior), gratuities to drivers and tour guides, shore side visa, laundry, telephone calls, cancellation insurance and other personal items.

Viet Nam single entry / disembarking visa issued upon arrival in Chan May port.

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