Vietnam Highlights

Experience North, Central and Southern Vietnam

Vietnam Highlights

The best way to experience Vietnam is on a multi centre tour visiting the Northern, Central and Southern areas of the country. All of our tours are on a private basis, tailor-made to suit your own requirements. This itinerary encompasses Vietnam’s touring highlights with the inclusion of some memorable, authentic experiences.

 

Arrive Hanoi
    DAY 01

    Arrive Hanoi

    Hanoi

    Arrive in Hanoi and transfer to your hotel. The rest of the day is at your leisure. Overnight in Hanoi Accommodation Options

    Explore Hanoi
      DAY 02

      Explore Hanoi

      Hanoi

      Today is a full day exploring Hanoi. This morning see the city’s highlights including Ho Chi Minh's former residence, the One Pillar Pagoda and the Temple of Literature, the Lake of Restored Sword, Ngoc Son Temple; this afternoon enjoy a cyclo tour of Hanoi’s Old Quarter, learn about traditional Vietnamese architecture and visit an ancient longhouse. Overnight in Hanoi Accommodation Options

      Hanoi to Ninh Binh
        DAY 03

        Hanoi to Ninh Binh

        Vietnam

        Leave Hanoi for Ninh Binh. Start with a leisurely 5km bike ride through paddy fields to Dong Tam Village. Here you can take part in lunch preparation with the locals before enjoying lunch with a family. After lunch take a sampan ride through the But Cave Complex to Thung Nham dock. Overnight in nearby Ninh Binh
        Board a Halong Bay Junk
          DAY 04

          Board a Halong Bay Junk

          Halong Bay

          Drive to Halong Bay where you board a junk for a cruise among the hundreds of islets of this magical World Heritage Site. Enjoy lunch and a swim. Drop anchor in the evening for an overnight stay among the dramatic limestone peaks. Overnight onboard Accommodation Options

          Halong Bay to Hoi An
            DAY 05

            Halong Bay to Hoi An

            Hoi An

            Spend the morning cruising through the limestone cliffs and emerald waters of Halong Bay before returning to the wharf. Transfer to Hanoi airport for a short flight to Danang. Upon arrival, drive to Hoi An where you will be staying for two nights Accommodation Options

            Explore Hoi An
              DAY 06

              Explore Hoi An

              Hoi An

              Set off on a walking tour of Hoi An. This afternoon, visit one of Hoi An’s famous lantern workshops and learn how to make one yourself. End the day on a boat trip on the Thu Bon. Overnight in Hoi An Accommodation Options

              Hoi An to Hue
                DAY 07

                Hoi An to Hue

                Hue

                Depart for the ancient capital of Hue with a coastal drive via the Cloudy Pass. Upon arrival in Hue, visit the impressive Imperial Citadel, and later the poetic mausoleum of Emperor Tu Duc. Overnight in Hue Accommodation Options

                Hue to Ho Chi Minh City
                  DAY 08

                  Hue to Ho Chi Minh City

                  Ho Chi Minh City

                  This morning enjoy a cruise on the Perfume River, visiting Thien Mu Pagoda on the riverbank. Then take a flight to Ho Chi Minh City. After being transferred to your hotel, the rest of your day is free at leisure. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City Accommodation Options

                  Mekong Delta Experience
                    DAY 09

                    Mekong Delta Experience

                    Vietnam

                    Drive to Cai Be for a boat cruise on the Cai Be River. Observe the local merchants trading their produce from heavily laden vessels and visit a local village. After lunch at a local house, proceed to Binh Hoa Phuoc islet for a sampan ride before disembarking at Vinh Long for your drive onto Can Tho. Overnight in Can Tho
                    Ho Chi Minh City
                      DAY 10

                      Ho Chi Minh City

                      Ho Chi Minh City

                      Enjoy a morning boat trip to the Cai Rang Floating Market - full of small boats delivering goods from all parts of the Mekong Delta. Continue cruising to the Ba Lang Canal, stopping at an orchard, before returning to Ho Chi Minh City. Upon arrival, explore the city on a guided tour. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City Accommodation Options

                      Depart Ho Chi Minh City
                        DAY 11

                        Depart Ho Chi Minh City


                        Your day is free until the transfer to the airport for your onward flight
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