Vietnam Highlights Tour -12 Days

Vietnam Highlights Tour
At a Glance
  • Duration12 Days
  • Difficulty Level Easy
  • Group Size 1-10 Pax
  • Starts Hanoi Airport
  • Ends Ho Chi Minh Airport
  • Explore the major cities in Vietnam.
  • Cruise the magical Ha Long Bay
  • Enjoy an overnight stay on the private island.
  • Learn to cook delicious Vietnamese food.
  • Explore the area and enjoy the local cuisine.
  • Experience the local lifestyle and culture of Vietnam.
  • Mekong Delta and Cu Chi Tunnels

Vietnam is a diverse country offering a rich variety of excursions and tours ranging from history, culture, wonderful cuisine, and stunning beaches. One of the attractive southeast Asian countries with ancient landmarks, colonial structures, and lush mountains, touring Vietnam can be a great experience for you to get insight into Asian life and culture. Although small, the country is diverse when it comes to offering to its visitors. From the cultural tour to hikes in the mountains, a holiday in Vietnam is something you must not miss. Among several towns and cities, Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City are the two biggest cities in the country. Hanoi is the capital city and home to pure temples and lakes, while Ho Chi Minh city is home to history, colonial buildings, war museums, etc. From exploring the Buddhist stupas with the dynamic festival and culture of ancient times to exploring the lavish resorts and long sandy beaches, Vietnam has it all, offering you a top-notch holiday.

This Vietnam Highlights Tour is the most wonderful way to experience Vietnam. Starting from Hanoi, the tour ends in Ho Chi Minh City, taking you on a 12-day cultural tour. You’ll get to discover Hanoi and experience the stunning Ha Long Bay during the tour. You also get to stay on your private island, go kayaking, go crab fishing with traditional fishermen, learn about the fascinating local culture, learn to cook delicious Vietnamese food, and relax on beautiful beaches. The 12-day Vietnam Highlights Tour is the best way to get to know and explore the country while enjoying every moment of it.


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    After you arrive at the airport, you'll be picked up and then escorted to a boutique hostel in the heart of the old town. Meet up with your travel crew and get ready for the adventures to come.

      Today, you'll be exploring Hanoi city. Enjoy the guided rickshaw tour of the city as you get an insight into the daily life of locals in the chaotic capital. You also get to taste and enjoy the local street foods during the tour today. In the evening, you'll head for dinner and drinks as the city has a different side at night. Overnight at Hanoi. 

        You'll be traveling to Ha Long Bay from Hanoi today. In Ha Long Bay, you'll get to cruise the emerald-green waters surrounded by limestone mountains. There are also secret caves and coves that you can explore during the tour today. And go kayaking to explore further before settling down for the evening on the overnight boat with a hot tub and bar. Overnight in a boat. 

          Today, you'll be heading to the private Island from Ha Long Bay. Wake up to gorgeous Ha Long Bay shimmering in the sunshine, you’ll be glad to know you’ve got one more night in this watery paradise. You'll continue your boat journey until you arrive at your very own private island. After arriving at the island, you can go for a quick tour and explore. Overnight at the private island. 

            Continuing the tour, you'll head to Ninh Binh today. Ninh Binh is full of rice paddies and vast limestone mountains. You'll be staying at the local traditional homestay tonight in Ninh Binh right by the river. During your stay here, you can experience the traditional Vietnamese culture and lifestyle. 

              In the morning, today you'll head out to explore the countryside retreat of Ninh Binh, and take the two-wheelers to weave through the rice paddies before taking a local rowboat through the network of rivers and caves. After touring and exploring, you'll hike to the Dragon Mountain viewpoint, before boarding your overnight train bound for Hoi An. 

                You'll arrive at Hoi An in the morning today and check in to your hotel. You'll have plenty of time to explore the city in the afternoon. You can go shopping, or visit a local tailor to get a custom suit or traditional dress made. Enjoy your time in Hoi An as you explore the city with its local culture and cuisine. Overnight at Hoi An.

                  This is another exciting day of your trip. Today, local fishermen will be your guides as you weave through coconut groves. You'll get to learn the art of crab fishing and also take part in a hands-on cooking class to learn about Vietnamese cuisine today. Overnight at Hoi An.

                    You'll have a short flight to Ho Chi Minh City today from Hoi An. Situated in the south, Ho Chi Minh is a bustling city offering you a variety of things to explore. As one of the major cities in the country, the things you can explore and do in this city are unlimited. Overnight at Ho Chi Minh. 

                      Today you’ll explore the incredibly lush green beauty of the Mekong Delta. Get to witness how locals live and work on the river as you visit local villages and explore the surroundings. You'll be staying overnight in a local homestay. 

                        It is a day to explore Cu Chi tunnels today. It is a network of hand-dug underground tunnels that played a crucial role in the Vietnam War, providing supply routes, hideouts, and living quarters for soldiers. Arriving back in Ho Chi Minh City in the afternoon, you'll have a farewell dinner as it is the final day of your tour in Vietnam. 

                          Your 12 days on the Vietnam intro tour have come to an end. This is your departure day, and you'll be escorted to the airport for your departure. 

                          Cost Details

                          Cost Includes
                          • Accommodation during the tour
                          • A highly trained Guide during the tour
                          • Meals during the tour
                          • Domestic Flight
                          • Transport during the tour
                          Cost Excludes
                          • International Fights
                          • Travel Insurance
                          • Personal Expenses
                          • Extra meals and beverages
                          • Tips and gratitudes
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