24-26th, November 2022
Venue: SUNWAH Building, VNU CAMPUS
144 Xuan Thuy Street, Cau Giay, Hanoi, Vietnam
The conference will be held at SUNWAH Building, 144 Xuan Thuy Street, Cau Giay, Hanoi, Vietnam. You can see the building and main entrance in the pictures below.
(Map of VNU campus)
- Book by yourself: Special rates have been negotiated between APFITA22 and below hotels. They can be obtained when booking in advanced either by phone or email directly to the hotel. Please mentioned the code “APFITA22” to get the discount.
Name Distance to Conference Hall (min) Standing Website Email/ phone for reservation Fare per night (Breakfast included) London Hotel 5 3* www.londonhanoihotel.com
58b Khúc Thừa Dụ, Dịch Vọng, Cầu Giấy, Hà Nội
Sale department: +8496 820 6969
From 39 USD
Western Hanoi Hotel 5 3* www.westernhanoihotel.com
75 Tran Thai Tong Street, Cau Giay
Ms. Ha: +84 865 429 680 (sale)
From 27 USD
- Book by us: The conference’s secretaries could assist you in hotel reservation. For those who need assistance, please fill in the registration form https://forms.gle/LGQND4PVnWEtWVYk9 or send us your requirement by email: [email protected]
VISA AND COVID-19 REGULATION
VISA: Please check requirements for entry visa, as the requirements are different from country to country. Kindly refer to this link for visa application procedure:
COVID policy: No self-isolation is required, and all regulations for SARS-CoV-2 testing required before entering to Vietnam temporarily suspended since May, 2022.
HOW TO GET TO HOTEL FROM AIRPORT:
You can either take a taxi directly outside the Airport or book some types of pick-up service such as Grab or private businesses. The cost is around 400,000 to 500,000 VND (approximately of 20USD). For those who need pick up from Airport, London Hotel and Western Hanoi Hotel provides the service with the fee charged for one direction is 500,000VND (approximately of 20USD) and will be included to your bill.
Internet access is free in your room and in the meeting room. You will be provided with username and password.
COMMUNICATION & CURRENCY
You can buy Vietnam simcard in the airport or hotel. A number of shops at A1 or A2 Arrival gates in Noi Bai International Airport offers simcard on cheap price 5-7 USD. At present, the exchange rate is approximately 1 USD = 24,85 VND. Please note that almost all transaction in Hanoi requires the use of local currency. Make sure you have enough VND (Vietnam dong) to perform daily transaction. You can make exchange in airport or in the hotel. In special case, you can contact our staffs for assistance. Nonetheless, credit card is widely accepted and you may need to ask about their acceptance beforehand.
November is the best time to visit Hanoi with the average temperature between 19OC to 26OC. It usually has sunshine and no rain. But it is useful to take with you light-warm clothes.
Hanoi is a capital city of Vietnam with many tourism places such as Tran Quoc Pagoda, Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, Temple of Literature, Museum of ethnography etc… It only takes you 15-20 minutes by meter taxi from VNU campus to visit these places.
Please refer to https://vietnamdiscovery.com/hanoi/ to plan your trip in Hanoi
Ha Long Bay is located in Quang Ninh Province, northeast of Vietnam, with an area of 1,553 km² including 1,969 islands, of which 989 islands have been given names. Ha Long Bay was recognized twice by UNESCO as a World Natural Heritage site in 1994 and 2000 with the value of natural landscape and geology and geomorphology.
The Trang An Landscape Complex (Trang An) is a mixed cultural and natural property contained mostly within three protected areas; the Hoa Lu Ancient Capital, the Trang An-Tam Coc-Bich Dong Scenic Landscape, and the Hoa Lu Special-Use Forest.
Please fine more information at the end of this booklet for some private tour’s information (Halong cruise 2 days; Halong hotel 2 days or Trang An – Bai Dinh 1 day). Kindly book in advance via this link:
LAST BUT NOT LEAST
We hope you have comfortable and memorable stay in Hanoi. Let us know if you need anything at all. We wish you a pleasant and safe trip to Hanoi and we look forward to seeing you in the conference.
For more information, please contact: Mr. Trien – Mobile: +84915466881- Email: [email protected];
HA LONG PRIVATE TOUR PROGRAM 02 DAYS 01 NIGHT
(01 NIGHT ON A 5 STAR Cruise)
(HA LONG Bay – LAN HA)
Day 1: Hanoi – Tuan Chau – Ha Long Bay – Frog Pond – Lan Ha Bay (L, D);
08:15 – 08:45: Car and guide will pick you up at gate 1 of Hanoi National University – 144 Xuan Thuy Cau Giay to start the tour.
11:45 – 12:00: HDV and small boat (tender) take you from Tuan Chau port to the 5-star cruise. You can experience the beauty of natural wonders of Ha Long Bay and Lan Ha.
12:45 – 13:00: Get on board to enjoy welcome drinks. The Train Manager and Guide will introduce the detailed itinerary and safety instructions on board. Check in, rest and prepare lunch
13:00 – 14:30: Have lunch with delicious seafood dishes. You have lunch while enjoying the majestic scenery when passing through large and small islands such as Duck Islet, Finger Islet…
After lunch, you take a rest and breathe in the fresh air. The boat takes you to the Frog Pond area, you can choose to swim or kayak by yourself to feel the beauty of Lan Ha Bay in a very personal way.
17:30: Return to the yacht and free to rest, take pictures and admire the scenery of Lan Ha Bay – One of the most beautiful and famous bays in the Gulf of Tonkin as well as in the world.
Then you join the class to prepare and decorate traditional spring rolls and a small sun set party (fruits and a little wine) to watch the sunset on Ha Long Bay, Lan Ha. Along with that, you participate in the Happy hours program – a program that sells drinks.19:00: Have dinner at the yacht’s restaurant with sophisticated and sophisticated dishes prepared by the chef on the cruise.After dinner, you are free to rest, participate in games, fishing, squid fishing, enjoy drinks at the outdoor bar, feel the beauty of Lan Ha Bay at night…You spend the night on board. Day 2: Lan Ha Bay – Dark and Bright Cave – Ha Long Bay – Tuan Chau – Hanoi (B, L);06:00: Join the Tai Chi session on the sundeck, watch the sunrise in the fresh air and dreamy scenery on Lan Ha Bay, recharge for a new day.06:30 – 07:00: Enjoy breakfast at the yacht’s restaurant.07:00: After breakfast, the cruise will take you to visit the Morning & Evening cave area, one of the most pristine places in Lan Ha Bay, Ha Long Bay, you can choose to row your own boat. Kayak or sit on bamboo boats rowed by locals, visit and explore the beauty of this place.09:30: You do check-out procedures10:00: Enjoy lunch with many new dishes, typical local dishes.11:50 – 12:00: The ship docked at Tuan Chau port, ending the journey on the bay, the car will take you back to HanoiNote: Itinerary may be changed due to weather factors, tides…. without prior notice.
Minimum numberof guests
Bus private 29 Seat
TOUR PRICE INCLUDES:· New-generation tourist car for round trip: Hanoi – Tuan Chau – Hanoi(with drinking water 01 bottle/person/way)· Cruise to visit Lan Ha Bay – Ha Long Bay· 01 night stay at 5 star luxury cruise· Meals according to the itinerary: 01 breakfast, 02 lunches, 01 dinner.· Tickets to visit by itinerary· Kayak or bamboo boat to visit the Dark and Bright cave area.· Tour guide (serving according to the cruise itinerary), applicable to solo travelers in groups.· Welcome drink, cold towel, fresh fruit, 02 bottles of water / 01 room.· Squid fishing, Karaoke + Taichi episode.TOUR PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE:· Extra drinks, other services…· Other services not mentioned in the inclusions· 10% VATCHILDREN POLICY:· Children from 01 – 04 years old are free of charge (baby sleeping with parents – incurred expenses parents take care of the baby, 02 adults are accompanied by 1 child, the second child onwards is surcharged 50% of the adult price )· Children from 05 – 09 years old charged 75% of adult price (sleeping in the same room with parents)· Children from 10 years old and above are counted as adults.
- PRIVATE TOUR:Ha Long – Bai Chay 2 Days 1 Night (3* hotel)
Day 1: Travel Ha Long – Tuan Chau. (Lunch, dinner)
8:00 – 8:30: Car and guide will pick you up at gate 1 of Hanoi National University – 144 Xuan Thuy Cau Giay to depart for Ha Long Bai Chay tour 2 days 1 night
12h00 – 12h30 : Car arrives at Tuan Chau island, the guide helps you to get on board. You will have lunch on the cruise, while enjoying the typical dishes of the sea while watching the majestic beauty of Ha Long Bay.
14h00: Route 6 hours you will visit Sung Sot Cave and TiTop Beach, this is one of the most beautiful and largest caves in Ha Long Bay, with the shapes of stalactites creating a very beautiful look, this place is associated with with the war against the Mongols in 1288 by the absolutist Tran Hung Dao.
On the way you can freely admire thousands of large and small stone islands: Stone Dog Island, Lu Huong Island, Fighting Chicken… You will feel like entering the animal world that has undergone millions of years of evolution. rock.
After lunch, you will visit Stone Dog Islet, Trong Mai Islet, Dinh Huong Islet and countless other rocky islands. You will visit Sung Sot Cave – the biggest cave in Ha Long Bay.
Voted one of the 10 most beautiful caves in the world by the Czech Association of Travel Agents and Brokers. The way up to Sung Sot cave is under the forest canopy, the stone steps are craggy, visitors have both the pleasure of climbing and the excitement as if they are going to the sky. The cave is divided into two main compartments, the entire first compartment is like a large and spacious theater. The ceiling of the cave is covered with a layer of silky “velvet carpet”, countless “chandeliers” of stalactites, stalactites, stone statues, stone elephants, seals, raspberries, flowers, etc. is moving in a fantasy world as real as a dream.– The next point is Luon Cave Fishing Village. You can explore Ha Long Bay by bamboo boats or try your hand at Kayaking – The cruise continues to take you to Titop Island. Visitors are free to swim, play sports games at the beach or you can climb to the top of Hon Titop to see the beautiful Ha Long Bay from above (Whatever looks from above is also very beautiful).– After swimming, you return to the yacht. The cruise begins to return to Tuan Chau International pier. You rest and relax on the boat and admire the sunset on Ha Long Bay with free wine and fruit…16h30: Boat takes you to Tuan Chau island. You get on the car to Bai Chay hotel to check in.19h00: Have dinner at the restaurant. After that, you are free to roam around Bai Chay and enjoy the sea view at night.In Bai Chay in the evening, there will be bustling fun activities such as: seaside cafe, bar club, West street, Sunword, etc. Day 2: Travel Ha Long – Bai Chay – Hanoi. (Breakfast, Lunch)7:00: Wake up and have breakfast at the hotel8:00: After breakfast at the hotel, you are free to see the masterpieces of Ha Long Bay again, such as Bai Tu Long Bay, Lan Ha Bay… free to play, swim…11:30: Have lunch at the hotel, then check out.13h00: You get on the bus to return to Hanoi, on the way back you stop at Hai Duong City to enjoy specialties such as green bean cake, gai cake…16h30 : Car back to Hanoi, farewell to the group to end the interesting tour program Ha Long Bai Chay 2 days 1 night.
Minimum numberof guests
Bus private 29 Seat
Tour price includes:- Transportation: New car, air-conditioner.- Cruise to visit Ha Long Bay.- Bai Chay hotel fully equipped: 2-3 people / 1 room.- Meals according to the program, drinking water in the car.- Tour guide: enthusiastic, dynamic.- Tickets to visit Ha Long.- Travel insuranceTour price does not include:- VAT, personal expenses and other services.- Tickets to the amusement park at Bai Chay- DrinksTour price for children:- Children under 4 years old are free of charge, the family will feed and sleep by themselves and pay the entrance fee (if any). 02 adults can only accompany 01 child.- Children from 5 to 9 years old, 75% of adult rate- Children from 10 years old and above are charged the same ticket as adults
Hanoi – Bai Dinh – Trang An – Hanoi
8:00: Car and guide will pick you up at Gate 1 of Hanoi National University – 144 Xuan Thuy Cau Giay to depart for Bai Dinh Trang An tour.
On the way, the guest stops at Ha Nam to rest for 15-20 minutes
10:30: The first destination is Bai Dinh pagoda, which is known for many things not only in the country but also abroad, coming here visitors will see the first impression is the Tam Quan gate built on a massive scale. With three floors of roofs covered with southern Bat Trang tiles, going through the gate is the entrance to the left and right with more than five hundred arhat statues made of skillfully carved blue stone.
Next is the Bell Tower, the largest bell in the country with a station with many sophisticated patterns and two sutras carved in Chinese. Behind the Bell Tower are the Quan The Am and Phap Tru Palaces built entirely of wood. four concubines. In the temple is a statue of Buddha with thousands of hands and thousands of eyes inlaid with gold and is also the largest statue of Buddha in Vietnam.
Located on the top of the mountain is the three-way palace, with the largest and largest scale in the Bai Dinh pagoda complex, from here visitors can drop their eyes to see the whole scene of the pagoda, inside the palace are three statues. The largest three worlds represent the buddhas of the three worlds in order to lead sentient beings to the Buddhadharma. Nearby is the Maitreya Buddha Statue with an optimistic, cheerful meaning with a gentle smile brought to the world.13h00: You go back to the restaurant to rest and have lunch (set menu / buffet)14h00: Get on the bus to visit Trang An scenic spot, get off the boat down the Sao Khe river winding at the foot of the towering limestone mountains, as far as the eye can see, around the primeval forests and reed forests. Going through 9 main caves with very strange names such as: Sang cave, Dark cave, Nau Ruou cave… visitors will experience the real thrill when the boat enters the deep cave, admiring the strange shape. of the stalactites in the cave and immersed in the natural scenery here.15:30:Destination Tuyet Tinh Coc.where the scenery is wild, peaceful and poetic on all four sides, the rocky mountains below are the blue water of one color, along with the presence of many large and small caves creating a mysterious beauty. Secrets that nowhere can be found like this place, typical among them is Am Tien cave, located halfway up the mountain, the road is very dangerous to climb through 205 stone steps to reach the place. (Here King Dinh Tien Hoang built the court to punish the guilty), from afar, the cave looks like a dragon’s mouth, so the cave is also known as Dragon Cave, next to the temple that Queen Duong Van Nga chose as a place to practice. at the end of life… from ancient times, this place has been the main scene for thousands of swordplay movies and beautiful photos for a lifetime. Coming here, you will not only be satisfied with the beautiful scenery but also find it again. Give yourself the most peaceful place in the world.17h00: You get back on the bus to Hanoi and say goodbye to Trang An-Bai Dinh.19h30: The bus returns to Hanoi, farewell to the group. End of the exciting 1-day Trang An-Bai Dinh tour.
Minimum numberof guests
Bus private 29 Seat
The price of Bai Dinh – Trang An tour 1 day includes: – Modern means of transport, specialized in serving tourists. – Tickets for sightseeing, scenic spots. – Boat visit Trang An.- Round trip tram ticket to Bai Dinh pagoda – Enthusiastic and experienced tour guide according to the program. – Travel insurance / person / service – Lunch buffet/set menuBai Dinh – Trang An tour price 1 day does not include: – Tax. – Drinks, other personal expenses…Tour price for children:- Children under 4 years old are free of charge, the family pays the entrance fee (if any).- Children from 5 to 9 years old: 75% of adult rate- Children from 10 years old and above are charged as adults.