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Scenic Vietnam

From £1050 for 15 days
Trip Overview
Journey from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City on an incredible two-week adventure in Vietnam. Discover the stately capital Hanoi, the lush hills of the Da Bac region, the stunning limestone scenery of Halong Bay, the majesty of historic Hue, the fairytale atmosphere of Hoi An, the glorious waterways of the Mekong Delta and the dynamic streets of Ho Chi Minh City. Explore not only the main highlights of the cities, but also the remote countryside, well away from the tourist crowds. A homestay in Sung Village, nestled in the forest among caves and tea plantations, is a chance to trek through minority villages and experience Vietnam at its sleepy best.
Essential Info
Starts: Hanoi
Ends: Ho Chi Minh City
Ages: Min 15
Theme: Discovery
Trip Code: ITVSR
Activity Level:     
Countries visited: Vietnam
What's Included

Meals

13 Breakfasts included
5 Lunches included
3 Dinners included

Transport

Boat,Overnight sleeper train,Private minibus,Taxi,Train,Motorbike,Plane

Accommodation

Homestay (2 nights),Hotel (10 nights),Overnight boat (1 night),Overnight sleeper train (1 night)

Trip Highlights

•   Cruise a sea of limestone karsts, blue-green waters, mysterious caves and ancient jungle on a paradise-like Halong Bay boat trip

•   There’s no view of Vietnam quite like from the back of a motorbike; take a Hue motorbike tour and boat trip down the Perfume River, followed by a unique lunch at a serene nunnery

•   Travel like the locals and see Vietnam in a variety of different ways as you catch an exciting mix of transport, including motorbike, basket boat, dragon boat, junk boat, bus and train

•   This trip involves a day learning about the local industries and coasting along the winding waterways of the Mekong Delta, the lifeblood and “rice bowl” of South-East Asia

•   With 15 days on this trip you’ll spend more time in each location, giving you a great mixture of included activities and free time to explore

Dates & Availability
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Departing: 7th Dec 2019
Returning: 21st Dec 2019
£1,225pp
£1,102pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 14th Dec 2019
Returning: 28th Dec 2019
£1,300pp
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Limited Availability
4 spaces
Departing: 18th Dec 2019
Returning: 1st Jan 2020
£1,225pp
£1,102pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 21st Dec 2019
Returning: 4th Jan 2020
£1,325pp
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Fully Booked
Departing: 25th Dec 2019
Returning: 8th Jan 2020
£1,335pp
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Fully Booked
Departing: 28th Dec 2019
Returning: 11th Jan 2020
£1,335pp
G
Limited Availability
1 space
Departing: 1st Jan 2020
Returning: 15th Jan 2020
£1,235pp
£1,050pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 4th Jan 2020
Returning: 18th Jan 2020
£1,345pp
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Limited Availability
2 spaces
Departing: 11th Jan 2020
Returning: 25th Jan 2020
£1,345pp
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Fully Booked
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Itinerary & Notes
Xin chao! Welcome to Vietnam. Your adventure begins with a welcome meeting at 6 pm where you'll meet you tour leader and fellow travellers. Please look for a note in the hotel lobby or ask the hotel reception where it will take place. In free time, step out onto the streets to explore the chaotic capital of Vietnam. Hanoi is an alluring city of contrasts, best discovered on foot. Tonight perhaps get to know your new travel buddies over a glass of fresh bia hoi. This is a foamy, light beer made fresh each day and served in basic, open-walled ‘brew halls’. Take up a brightly coloured plastic chair and sip your tasty brew.
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small group all interested in similar things. Very good knowledgeable guide. busy varied schedule. Very good insight into the country. Pleased they used local guides for the optional trips.
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