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Immerse yourself in the real Vietnam, with unique guided excursion highlighting the country’s architecture and traditional cultures.
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Nine nights accommodation, meals as indicated, sightseeing and flights as specified, services of a private car and driver and local English speaking guides.
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Capture the real essence and spirit of Vietnam on this fascinating ten day journey which highlights the best this country has to offer. Unique guided excursions provide you with an insight into the country’s architecture, history and traditional cultures while also introducing you to the friendly local people, spectacular landscapes, amazing cuisine and presenting you with unforgettable experiences.
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Explore Saigon by vespa and take a look at the familiar and not-so-familiar landmarks that reveal the city's culture.
You can take a cyclo through the 'Old City' of Hue to Tinh Tam Lake where the emperors used to visit to relax.
Join an evening walking trip of Saigon to discover the delicious street food that is loved by the locals.
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Upon arrival you will be met at the airport and transferred to your hotel.
Experience the hustle and bustle of old Saigon on a city tour including the War Remnants Museum, Notre Dame Cathedral and Reunification Palace. Visit the former Viet Cong stronghold – the Cu Chi Tunnels. (B)(L)
Travel to Saigon Airport for your late afternoon flight to Danang and then transfer to Hoi An. This afternoon experience the charm of Hoi An on a walking tour, wandering the narrow lanes and gaining an insight into its illustrious past. (B)
Venture by an easy bike ride or vehicle along country roads, seeing rural life first hand - buffaloes, rice paddy fields, organic vegetable farms and friendly locals. Afterwards board a boat for a river cruise, where you will learn from a local fishrman the art of traditional net fishing. Visit a water palm area, then enjoy a seafood lunch on board the boat. (B)(L)
Enjoy a cyclo ride visiting the Imperial Citadel and Thien Mu Pagoda. Cruise the Perfume River on a dragon boat and visit the royal tomb of Emperor Tu Duc. (B)(L)
Fly from Hue to Hanoi. Hanoi is famous for its beautiful lakes and its thriving Old Quarter. An afternoon tour takes you on a stroll through tree-lined boulevards, uncovering ancient temples and the Old Quarter Duc. (B)(D)
Sightseeing begins with a visit to the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum where the preserved body of Ho Chi Minh resides. Explore the Temple of Literature, the bustling Old Quarter and the dazzling West Lake. This afternoon a street food walking tour allows you to discover some of the local favourite dishes and snacks on a visit to one of the last remaining ‘wet markets’ and a walk through the city’s backstreets meeting local vendors. (B)
Travel to the spectacular Halong Bay. Board your boat and cruise amongst the dramatic limestone peaks. (B)(D)
Admire the beautiful scenery as the sun rises. You may choose an excursion to a secluded island with a sandy beach for a morning swim. Disembark your boat at 11am and travel back to Hanoi. (B)(L)(D)
Transfer to Hanoi Airport for your flight home. (B)
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Travel overland from Phnom Penh to
Saigon before starting your Vietnam
trip, or fly from Hanoi to Siem Reap.
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