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Vietnam Highlights

Tailor-made journey

Combine a tour of this magical country with time relaxing on the beach

Discover Vietnam’s finest highlights at a relaxed pace with stays in the captivating capital city of Hanoi, the charming UNESCO town of Hoi An, and the bustling and enigmatic Ho Chi Minh City. You will enjoy two overnight cruises in beautiful Halong Bay and the beguiling Mekong Delta region. Finish your tour on the stunning Phu Quoc Island with its exquisite powder white sand beaches. This itinerary is perfect for honeymooners and those celebrating a special event, wanting quality time and relaxation.

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Locations you will be visiting

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    Phu Quoc, Vietnam

    A stunning island with beautiful white sand beaches

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  • Hanoi West Lake vietnam

    Hanoi, Vietnam

    Those looking for history, colonial legacy and modern outlook can find it all in Vietnam’s buzzing...

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  • boats river sunset Hoi An Vietnam

    Hoi An, Vietnam

    A charming town with a sense of history in its pretty streets and narrow canals.

    3 Days

  • spring ho chi minh city vietnam

    Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

    A vibrant city with a fascinating history and food culture

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Vietnam Highlights

14 day Tour Itinerary

An overview of your trip

DAY 1 UK to Hanoi

Depart the UK on a flight to Hanoi flying via Ho Chi Minh City.

  • Transport: Airplane
DAY 2 Arrive Hanoi

Upon arrival, be met and transferred to the hotel. Unwind with a soothing treatment at one of Hanoi’s many fine Spa and Wellness centre’s. In the evening enjoy a romantic dinner at one of the city’s restaurants.

  • Meals included: Dinner
DAY 3 Hanoi City Tour

Start your day at the Temple of Literature, the country’s first university, built in the 11th century. Explore The Old Quarter by electric car, passing through this fascinating area at a leisurely pace, and enjoy a delicious lunch at a traditional restaurant. The rest of the day is at leisure.

  • Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch
DAY 4 Hanoi to Halong Bay

After breakfast, transfer to Ha Long Bay, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and board the Bhaya Classic Halong cruise vessel for a welcome drink and cruise briefing. Lunch will be served while your boat makes it’s way towards the Surprise Cave, and why not take a refreshing dip or exhilarating hike on Titov Island. In the evening enjoy a delicious dinner, and perhaps join the crew for a spot of squid fishing.

  • Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Transport: Cruise
DAY 5 Halong Bay to Hanoi

Rise early to marvel at the sunrise and join an early morning Tai Chi session on deck. At breakfast, your vessel weighs anchor to cruise towards the Dark and Bright Cave. After a leisurely brunch served onboard, the vessel makes its way back to harbour. Disembark at Tuan Chau Island and return to Hanoi for an overnight stay.

  • Meals included: Brunch
DAY 6 Hanoi to Hoi An

Breakfast is followed by an early flight to Da Nang. On arrival, transfer to your hotel. Explore the ancient streets of the city, lined with Chinese traders’ homes and wooden houses reincarnated as restaurants, cafés, and local artists, craftsmen and tailors workshops, and uncover the beautiful 16th century Japanese Bridge. In the evening dine at one of Hoi An’s best restaurants.

  • Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Transport: Airplane
DAY 7 Hoi An

After breakfast, depart for Tra Que, a charming village on Hoi An’s rural outskirts. Spend the morning working with the villagers as they show you how to harvest and prepare fresh vegetables for meals. Cook a lunch of Vietnamese dishes with your hosts before savouring your efforts. The rest of day is free at leisure.

  • Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch
DAY 8 Hoi An

Today you have free time to explore Hoi An at your own pace, perhaps go shopping or relax at the beach.

  • Meals included: Breakfast
DAY 9 Hoi An to Danang and to Ho Chi Minh City

Fly to Ho Chi Minh City and transfer to your hotel upon arrival for a rest before embarking upon the Saigon After Dark tour. Part night excursion, part street food adventure, the first stop is Café Zoom to “watch the world go by” and enjoy a cocktail and appetiser before continuing to a favourite local eating spot. Experience the nightlife of Ho Chi Minh City the way locals do, from the back of a vintage Vespa scooter.

  • Meals included: Breakfast, Dinner
  • Transport: Airplane
DAY 10 Ho Chi Minh City to Mekong Delta

In the morning transfer to Can Tho or Cai Be. Board your comfortable wooden river cruise vessel around noon. After a refreshing welcome drink, lunch will be served and the boat starts cruising. Sit back and watch the fantastic scenery and the daily life of the Mekong people. In the afternoon you can disembark for a guided stroll through a village and the surrounding fruit orchards or rice fields. Meet the friendly locals and taste the local produce. Return to your vessel and enjoy a drink at the bar or relax on deck as the sun sets over the magnificent watery landscape of the Mekong River, before a delicious dinner is served.

  • Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Transport: Cruise
DAY 11 Cai Rang Floating Market to Can Tho and to Phu Quoc Island

Set off for an early morning sunrise cruise. Watch the locals at work drying fruits and building ships while enjoying an early breakfast. Afterwards, board a sampan boat to Cai Rang floating market, the region’s busiest market. You will also tour some of the local sweet and cake making factories or sail through the green water landscape to see local houses, verdant orchards and ship-building yards. Leaving the market, you return to shore where a private car and guide transfer you to the airport for a short flight to Phu Quoc Island. An undiscovered island paradise with warm clear waters and long stretches of sandy beaches. Perhaps treat yourselves to an evening candlelight dinner on the beach (payable locally).

  • Meals included: Breakfast
  • Transport: Drive
DAY 12 Phu Quoc Island

Free at leisure to enjoy relaxing on the white sand beach, snorkelling or diving among the coral reefs.

  • Meals included: Breakfast
DAY 13 Phu Quoc Island

Free at leisure to enjoy relaxing on the white sand beach, snorkelling or diving among the coral reefs.

  • Meals included: Breakfast
DAY 14 Fly to UK

The morning is at leisure before checking out and transferring to Phu Quoc Airport for the flight back to Ho Chi Minh City and onwards to the UK, arriving the following day.

  • Meals included: Breakfast
  • Transport: Airplane
Optional Extras - Cultural Experiences

There is some free time in your itinerary for you to explore on your own, or treat yourself to an excursion. Use the links below to create a to-do list, or, if you’d prefer us to book you onto one of these or any other excursions, please let us know when booking your tour.

  • Cycling Hoi An vietnam

    Vietnam: Cycling Around Hoi An

    Cycle around Hoi An and the local countryside to see the locals' daily life in the green rice field, villages and craft workshops.

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  • Hoi An Central Market vietnam

    Vietnam & Cambodia: Cookery Demonstrations and Classes

    Cooking classes can be arranged in both Vietnam and Cambodia.

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  • Vietnam

    Vietnam: Pottery and Train Experience, Hanoi

    Take your place at the potter's wheel and make your own piece of art to take home.

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  • halong bay seaplane 4 vietnam

    Vietnam: Sea Plane to Halong Bay

    Fly-over the scenic Halong Bay. A fantastic way to see the dramatic islands and limestone peaks of the bay.

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Sample Accommodation

Grand Cititel Hanoi Hotel, Hanoi

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Bhaya Classic Cruise, Halong Bay

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La Residencia Hotel, Hanoi

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EdenStar Saigon Hotel, Ho Chi Minh City

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Mekong Eyes Cruise

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Long Beach Resort, Phu Quoc

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What's included:
  • International and domestic flights
  • 4★ accommodation on twin share basis
  • Transfers
  • Transportation
  • Tours as stated
  • Meals as specified
  • Airport taxes
  • Tips
  • Personal spending
  • Visa fees
  • Travel insurance

Price from £2,999
Single room supplement £699

(Prices are for minimum 2 passengers, sole passenger prices on request)
Land only from £2,299
(excluding international flights)

Prices and products are subject to availability at the time of booking.

The deposit for these arrangements is £300 per person. Balance is due 10 weeks before departure.

When making an enquiry or reservation we will request your contact details, however no payment will be required at this stage. We will contact you for payment details and to confirm your booking, your details and the details of those travelling with you along with any extras you’d like to add.


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