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Vietnam Discovery

From £840 for 15 days
Trip Overview
Trace Vietnam’s eastern coastline on this 15-day Lonely Planet Experience, tackling the country from south to north and discovering the many wonders that lie along the way. From the modern chaos of Ho Chi Minh City all the way up to old-world Hanoi, you'll experience tumultuous history, colonial charm, vibrant colours, delicious food and inspiring scenery on your adventure. Take a boat cruise along the Mekong Delta, tour the backstreets of Hoi An with a local, enjoy a rural homestay in Da Bac and explore the beautiful karsts of Lan Ha Bay.
Essential Info
Starts: Ho Chi Minh City
Ends: Hanoi
Ages: Min 15
Theme: Discovery
Trip Code: ITVRN
Activity Level:     
Countries visited: Vietnam
What's Included

Meals

2 Breakfasts included
4 Lunches included
2 Dinners included

Transport

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

Accommodation

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

Trip Highlights

•   Your homestay in the Mekong Delta will be one of the most rewarding experiences of your trip. Experience life with the locals and enjoy a delicious home cooked meal

•   Nha Trang is known as the Cannes of Vietnam thanks to its luxurious beaches and relaxed locals. You'll have plenty of free time here to go swimming, snorkelling or indulging in mud baths

•   Hoi An is another idyllic pocket of Vietnam that's best experienced from the seat of a bike. Take a guided bicycle tour through the rolling countryside

•   Vietnam's former imperial capital Hue is not a place where time goes slowly! We've allowed for plenty of free time to make the most of this historic city

•   Halong Bay feels like paradise, with its blue-green waters and spectacular caves. Spend an afternoon cruising and exploring its beautiful bay

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Departing: 2nd Oct 2020
Returning: 16th Oct 2020
£840pp
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Departing: 23rd Oct 2020
Returning: 6th Nov 2020
£865pp
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Departing: 6th Nov 2020
Returning: 20th Nov 2020
£865pp
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Departing: 18th Dec 2020
Returning: 1st Jan 2021
£895pp
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Departing: 1st Jan 2021
Returning: 15th Jan 2021
£960pp
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Departing: 8th Jan 2021
Returning: 22nd Jan 2021
£935pp
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Departing: 15th Jan 2021
Returning: 29th Jan 2021
£935pp
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Departing: 22nd Jan 2021
Returning: 5th Feb 2021
£935pp
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Departing: 29th Jan 2021
Returning: 12th Feb 2021
£935pp
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Itinerary & Notes
Xin chao! Welcome to Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Your adventure begins with a welcome meeting at 6 pm today. As you won’t be spending much time in Ho Chi Minh City, we recommend arriving a few days early to see more of this fascinating city. See the ancient pagodas and cathedrals near the former Presidential Palace, historic Dong Khoi Street, and the chaotic markets of Ben Thanh and Cholon (Chinatown). Better yet, consider taking a day trip such as Urban Adventure’s Cu Chi Experience. See urbanadventures.com/destination/ho-chi-minh-city-tours for more information on the range of Ho Chi Minh City day tours.
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