A JOURNEY THROUGH VIETNAM Tailor-made

This journey captures the amazing diversity of Vietnam. Explore the ‘Paris of the East’, Hanoi, before taking an overnight excursion to the stunning Halong Bay on the Bhaya Classic Cruise. Travel through central Vietnam visiting Hue and Hoi An before heading to the south to soak up the vibrancy of Vietnam’s commercial capital, Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon), taking in the highlights of the City and visiting the Mekong Delta.

Vietnam

A JOURNEY THROUGH VIETNAM Tailor-made

11 days from £2,595.00 per person
LONDON - HANOI - HALONG BAY - HUE - HOI AN - HO CHI MINH CITY - MEKONG DELTA - LONDON
Shawn Hendricks

Manager Tours Sri Lanka, Indochina, Thailand & Burma

Itinerary View Map

Day 1: To Hanoi

Midday departure from London on direct Vietnam Airlines flight to Hanoi

Day 2: Hanoi

Morning arrival in Hanoi. Met and transferred to the hotel. Two nights at Movenpick Hotel Hanoi B, L

Day 3: Hanoi City Tour

After breakfast guided tour of Hanoi visiting the Ho Chi Minh Quarter, including the Mausoleum, Ho Chi Minh’s house and the One Pillar Pagoda. Continue to the Temple of Literature then see the infamous ‘Hanoi Hilton’ prison. B

Day 4: Halong Bay - Cruise

An early start to Halong Bay. On arrival board the Bhaya Classic Cruise boat. Considered 7ietnam’s greatest treasure, with its spectacular natural
scenery, Halong Bay boasts over, 3000 islands soaring out of the sea. B, L, D

Day 5: To Hue via Hanoi

After brunch disembark and transfer to Hanoi airport for late afternoon flight to Hue. Overnight at the Pilgrimage Hotel. B

Day 6: Hue - Guided tour - Hoi An

Guided tour of Hue including a boat trip on the Perfume River to visit the Thien Mu Pagoda and Minh Mangs Tomb. Depart for Hoi An. The coastal
drive from Hue to Hoi An is considered the most beautiful drive in Central Vietnam passing through a unique combination of rural, mountainous and
coastal settings. Two nights at the Boutique Hoi An. B, L

Day 7: Hoi An excursion

In the morning, visit the unique, car free trading town of Hoi An. Virtually cut off by destroyed rail lines and a silted river, its a vignette of an era past with old trading houses in Japanese, French, Chinese and Indian style. See the exceptional Japanese covered bridge and a Chinese communal house. B

Day 8: To Ho Chi Minh City

Morning flight to Ho Chi Minh City. Later to the fascinating Cu Chi tunnel networks, established as a means of waging guerrilla warfare. Afternoon at leisure. Perhaps add on a exciting evening Vespa Tour of Saigon. Three nights at the Renaissance Riverside Hotel B, L

Day 9: Ho Chi Minh City

Afternoon city tour through the heart of the city along Dong Khoi Street
(formerly Rue Catinat), and past the Rex Hotel, Ho Chi Minh Square, Municipal Theatre and the Notre
Dame Cathedral. Later see the Reunification Palace
(formerly the Presidential Palace) and War Remnants
Museum. Drive to Cholon, the Chinatown district of
the city to visit the huge Binh Tay Wholesale market,
selling everything under the sun. B, L

Day 10: Mekong Delta Excursion

Early this morning depart Saigon by road and journey into the Mekong Delta. Tour the colourful floating market of Cai Be, afterwards visit a historic Mandarin house dating from the 19th C. B

Day 11: Departure

Transfer back to Ho Chi Mnh City to catch the
Vietnam Airlines overnight flight back to London.

Itinerary map

Prices

Price per person (Double/Twin share)
£2,595.00
Cost includes:
  • International & Domestic flights with Vietnam Airlines in economy class
  • Accommodation in a double room
  • 16 Meals
  • English speaking guides during sightseeing
  • Private transfers in air-conditioned vehicle
  • Excursions, sightseeing and entrance fees
  • Full ATOL and ABTA bonding
Cost does not include:
  • Visa Fees
  • Any optional excursions / activities
  • Any expenses of a personal nature
  • Travel Insurance

VALID FROM: 22 Feb - 31 October 2021

(Guide price based on 02 adults sharing 1 double room)

Terms and conditions apply. Prices subject to availability

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