Discover Vietnam with a 12-day tour, including accommodation and meals of from Far East Vacation Co. Discover one of the world’s most breathtaking destinations, packed with dazzling sights that enthral imgainations, while harkening back to ancient times. Explore the history of Vietnam and see the Temple of literature, or spend a day of leisure exploring the vibrant city on your own. With world wonders, temples and unique local cultures travellers will be hard pressed to leave once the 12 days have passed.
The Tour at a Glance
Taking travellers on a journey through Vietnam from Hanoi to Halong Bay, the tour offers up a plethora of sights on a non-stop journey through what is still a magically beautiful country. See the Temple of Literature, the first university in Vietnam or take in a Water Puppet Show before dinner. Cruise along limestone islands and caves in Halong Bay, where Junks and Sampans sail along crystal clear emerald water. Wander the narrow streets of Hoi An with ancient covered bridges and temples and enjoy a boat ride down Ben Tre along the Mekong Delta. With natural world wonders and unique geography, Vietnam offers up a treasure trove of sights and sounds and 12-days is barely enough to cover everything it has to offer.
2014 departure dates
- 18 August 2014
- 15 September 2014
- 9 October 2014
- 20 November 2014
- 2 and 15 December 2014
2015 Departure Dates
- 11 and 25 January 2015
- 15 and 25 February 2015
- 12 and 26 March 2015
- 9 and 23 April 2015
- 7 and 21 May 2015
- 11 and 18 June 2015
Day One Hanoi – Arrive at Noi Ban International Airport and transfer to the hotel.
Day Two Hanoi – Take a city tour of Hanoi and a cycle tour around the Old Quarter. Water Puppet Show before dinner.
Day Three Hanoi to Halong Bay – Travel by coach to Halong Bay. Boat trip along the bay exploring the islands and sights.
Day Four Halong Bay to Hanoi – A morning of leisure or an optional food tour.
Day Five Hanoi to Danang to Hoi An – Take a morning flight to Danang and be transferred to the UNESCO World Heritage listed town of Hoi An.
Day Six Hoi An – Explore Hoi An on foot and visit local sights such as the Japanese covered bridge.
Day Seven Hoi An to Danang to Saigon – Upon arrival in Ho Chi Minh City (the formerly Saigon) and enjoy a city tour.
Day Eight Saigon to Mekong Delta to Saigon – Travel to My Tho and take a boat tour downstream to Ben Tre.
Day Nine Saigon to Cu Chi Tunnels to Phnom Penh – Half day visit to the Cu Chi Tunnels followed by journey to Phnom Penh – the capital city of Cambodia.
Day 10 Phnom Penh to Siem Reap – A five-hour drive to Siem Real with beautiful sights of Cambodia along the way. In Siem Rea visit the Wat Bo Pagoda.
Day 11 Siem Reap to Angkor Complex – A full day of exploring Angkor Complex with highlighted temples.
Day 12 Siem Reap to Home – A day of leisure for shopping and transfer to Siem Reap International Airports for your flight home.
- English speaking guide
- VIP immigration at Bavet Border
- Hanoi: Maison Boutique or similar
- Halong: Mithrin Halong Hotel or similar
- Hoi An: Ancient House or similar
- Saigon: Signature Saigon Hotel or similar
- Phnom Penh: Cardamom Hotel
- Siem Reap: Central Boutique Hotel
- Two internal flights: Hanoi – Danang, Danang – Saigon
- Meals: 11 breakfasts, eight lunches and three dinners
- Round trip transfer to and from airport