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Hanoi, Halong Bay, Hue, Hoi An and Ho Chi Minh

14 Nights from €2,599 per Person Including Flights

  • Included:
  • Flights & taxes
  • Accommodation
  • Transfers
  • Checked baggage
  • CAR licensed & bonded
  • In resort assistance & 24 hour contact centre
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Overview

The richness of Vietnam’s history and culture (home to a phenomenal 8 UNESCO World Heritage sites), makes it a ‘bucket list’ destination for many, yet it’s is rapidly becoming equally well known for its stunning beaches.  With this suggested itinerary, travelling north to south along the East coast, you will experience the rich history of an imperial past, a revolutionary modern history, the effects of the war era, contemporary cities blending with a timeless culture, friendly people, a world revered cuisine and unique, breath-taking natural scenery. Finally, take some time to reflect on all have you have enjoyed with a relaxing beach stay.

As this is a bespoke travel itinerary, we are able to alter the durations, hotels and destinations included to suit your preferences and budget; call our experienced Travel Consultants for a personalised quote. We have included private transfers throughout, your driver will meet you on arrival at every port of call and whisk you to your chosen hotel; we can also organise guided tours in each of these destination so that everything is taken care of before you travel (TM).

Highlights

  • Experience Hanoi’s Old Quarter and fascinating museums
  • Sail on a traditional Vietnamese boat on the beautiful Halong Bay
  • Explore the ancient citadel of Hue and take a scenic coastal drive across the Pass of Ocean Clouds to the picturesque town of Hoi An, a UNESCO World Heritage site!
  • Experience the vibrant city of Ho Chi Minh (Saigon) with the option to visit the Cu Chi Tunnels or the Mekong Delta.
  • Relax for 5 nights in one of the country’s finest beach destinations

Details

Days 1 - 3

Hanoi

Arrive in Hanoi after an overnight flight and check into your hotel for 2 nights. This is a wonderfully diverse city and the perfect base as an introduction to the history and culture of Vietnam, get an understanding of the Vietnamese story through museums such as National Museum of Vietnamese History and the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, stroll the streets of the Old Quarter and dive into the wonderful cuisine with a wealth of restaurants and street markets.

Overnight: Movenpick Hotel (2 nights)

Day 3-4

Halong Bay

Following breakfast leave Hanoi for a 3hr 30mins drive to Halong where you will board your traditional sailing vessel for your overnight cruise in the UNESCO world heritage protected Halong Bay. Lunch will be served as you cruise past the limestone karsts and watch the river traffic; after lunch enjoy visiting the ‘Surprising Cave’ before the boat sets anchor for the night and dinner is served on board. The following morning start the day with Tai Chi, and more scenic exploration before returning to the dock around lunchtime, where you will transfer to Hanoi airport for a short flight to Hue.

Overnight: Halong Bay Cruise

Day 4-6

Hue

Stay for 2 nights in pre-revolution Vietnam’s former capital and home to the Emperors; the ancient citadel and its museums are designated UNESCO world heritage sites and the fascinating riverside tombs are a lesson in imperial extravagance. Take a trip on the Perfume River, the best way to reach many of the city’s sights.

Overnight: Indochine Palace (2 nights)

Day 6-8

Hoi An

You will be collected by a private driver for the scenic drive down to yet another UNESCO world heritage site, the charming town of Hoi An where you will stay for 2 nights. Thankfully sustaining minimal damage during the war, eighteenth century architecture from the coastal town’s boom years as a trading port has been preserved. We recommend adding a half day guided tour to visit the former merchants’ homes, the 400 year-old Japanese Covered Bridge and the colourful market.

Overnight: Boutique Hoi An (2 nights)

Day 8-10

Ho Chi Minh (Saigon)

This morning, take a short flight to the buzzing metropolis of Ho Chi Minh, where you will be met and transferred to your hotel for 2 nights. The city offers plenty of diversions and it is also a good base for day trips to the Cu Chi Tunnels and the Mekong Delta and we can add these to your booking if you would like to see these unique attractions.

Overnight: Rex Hotel Saigon (2 nights)

Day 10-15

Phan Thiet

You will be collected by a private driver for the drive to the maritime beach town of Phan Thiet for 5 nights of relaxation. Alternatively, take a short flight from Ho Chi Minh to the island of Phu Quoc and end your Vietnam adventure on a tropical island. We have wonderful accommodation to recommend in both destinations.

Overnight: Mia Resort Mui Ne (5 nights)

Day 15

Departure

Transfer back to the airport today for your onwards flight.

  • Scheduled international flights and all domestic flights as stated
  • 13 nights’ accommodation based on 2 adults sharing a room with breakfast daily
  • 1 night on-board a cruise on Halong Bay on a luxury Junk Boat
  • Transfers in all destinations by private air conditioned vehicle

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Movenpick Hanoi  

2 Nights Bed & Breakfast

 - Hanoi, Halong Bay, Hue, Hoi An and Ho Chi Minh

Moments from the city centre, Movenpick Hanoi is surrounded by culture, bustling markets and fantastic attractions. This welcoming hotel is a sophisticated base for your Vietnamese city experience.

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Indochine Palace  

2 Nights Bed & Breakfast

 - Hanoi, Halong Bay, Hue, Hoi An and Ho Chi Minh

A relaxing and well-appointed base in Hue with renowned friendly service and a refreshing outdoor pool.

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Boutique Hoi An  

2 Nights Bed & Breakfast

 - Hanoi, Halong Bay, Hue, Hoi An and Ho Chi Minh

Soak up the rich heritage and authentic culture of Vietnam with a stay at the charming Boutique Hoi An resort, immersed in beautiful tropical gardens and looking out to stunning sea views - perfect for a relaxing escape.

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Rex Hotel Saigon  

2 Nights Bed & Breakfast

 - Hanoi, Halong Bay, Hue, Hoi An and Ho Chi Minh

Steeped in a rich heritage, Rex Hotel Saigon is located in the heart of the city, with easy access to the main attractions and cultural hotspots. With traditional decor and a high level of service, this is a step back in time to a bygone era in one of Vietnam's most popular locations.

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Mia Resort Mui Ne  

5 Nights Bed & Breakfast

 - Hanoi, Halong Bay, Hue, Hoi An and Ho Chi Minh

In the heart of Mui Ne, the Mia Resort is a gorgeous boutique, high end resort right on the beachfront. Wake up to the sounds of the ocean and serene garden surroundings. Indulge in the authentic Vietnamese cuisine in a beachfront setting and unwind at the perfectly tranquil spa while pampering yourself with one of their rejuvenating treatments.

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