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A signature Vietnam experience, this 2-week journey takes you from top to tail, featuring all of Vietnam’s must-see sights, as well as plenty of opportunities to soak in the wonderful culture and interact with the local people.
- Explore Hanoi by cyclo
- Learn of grand dynasties past in Hue
- Wander charming Hoian
- Unwind on Nha Trang beach
- Ride through Dalat by steam train
- Drift on the Mekong Delta
- Enjoy the spectacular A O show
- Return international economy flights, taxes and current fuel surcharges (unless a land only option is selected)
- All accommodation
- All meals
- All sightseeing and entrance fees
- All transportation and transfers
- English speaking National Escort (if your group is 10 or more passengers) or Local Guides
- Specialist advice from our experienced travel consultants
- Comprehensive travel guides
Days 1-2: Fly to Hanoi
Fly overnight to Hanoi, Vietnam’s elegant capital city. Depending on your time of arrival, the rest of the day is yours to start soaking up the local culture.
Day 3: Explore Hanoi
Start the day as the locals do with a sip of coffee in a local coffee shop before heading to visit the Ho Chi Minh’s mausoleum, and the Temple of Literature. Next, enjoy a cyclo ride through the vibrant backstreets of the Old Quarter.
Day 4: Halong Bay
Transfer to Halong City, climb aboard your ship and cruise out into the spectacular Halong Bay. You’ll spend the day sailing amongst the karst peaks on the tranquil green waters.
Day 5: Travel to Hue
Rise early to watch the sun rise over the bay, and enjoy an invigorating session of Tai Chi. Transfer back to Hanoi and fly to Hue, Vietnam’s imperial capital.
Day 6: Perfume River
This morning visit the imposing Imperial Citadel and Forbidden Purple City at the heart of Hue, once the home of Vietnam’s emperors. Cruise on the picturesque Perfume River and admire the Thien Mu Pagoda.
Day 7: Drive to Hoi An
Leave Hue for Hoi An, taking a scenic route over the Hai Van Pass. This afternoon, take a walking tour of this charming town. A wonderfully laidback place, the streets are a delight to wander – visit the Japanese Bridge, the colourful market and Chinese temple.
Day 8: Tra Que Village
Head out into Hoi An’s verdant surroundings to Tra Que, where you’ll see the local farmers at work, tending lush gardens of vegetables and herbs. Join a local family for lunch and a cooking demonstration.
Day 9: Travel to Nha Trang
Transfer to Danang and fly to the sunny city of Nha Trang, Vietnam’s beach capital. The rest of the day is free.
Day 10: Coastal Cruise
Take to the turquoise waters for a cruise around the many little islands off Nha Trang’s coast. There’ll be a stop at an island to enjoy the balmy waters for yourself, and a visit to a fishing village.
Day 11: Explore Dalat
Spend today sightseeing with visits to the Domaine de Marie Church, the Flower Gardens and an embroidery workshop. Climb aboard an open-air steam train from the old railway station to journey out through the fantastic scenery to Trai Mat village.
Day 12: Travel to Saigon
Journey across the scenic highlands to Saigon with a stop en route at the Bao Loc tea plantation. On arrival, the rest of the day is free.
Day 13: Cu Chi Tunnels
Head out of the city to the fascinating Cu Chi Tunnels, a network of underground passageways used by the Viet Cong during the war. Return to Saigon and spend the afternoon discovering the city’s sights.
Day 14: Mekong Delta
Journey to Ben Tre to cruise on the mighty Mekong. This area is called the ‘Rice Basket of Vietnam’, the rich and fertile lands producing a plethora of rice, coconuts, vegetables and tropical fruits.
Day 15: Fly Saigon to UK
Fly to the UK, arriving home the same or following day.
These tours are designed for those who wish to see the iconic sites and magnificent treasures of Southeast Asia on an excellent value group tour whilst travelling with like-minded people. The tours are on a fully-inclusive basis so you’ll travel with the assurance that all your arrangements are taken care of. You will be accompanied by our dedicated and professional National Escorts or local guides, whose unparalleled knowledge will turn your holiday into an unforgettable experience.
Your accommodation is selected for convenience of location, comfort or character, and can range from a business hotel in one city to a family run guesthouse in a smaller town. In more remote areas, accommodation may be of a lower standard and may not have all western amenities.
Coaches: Coaches with air conditioning are used on our group tours for city sightseeing, short excursions to the countryside and longer transfers where necessary. However, mini buses may be used for smaller groups (under 10 passengers).
Planes: Internal flights are based on economy class, with reputable airlines.
Most Wendy Wu groups consist of 10 travellers or more and will be accompanied by a National Escort. There will usually be no more than 28 travellers in each group although you may encounter other Wendy Wu tour groups while you are travelling.
This tour has a Level 1 fitness rating. This means that a reasonable level of fitness is required but it's more about spending time on your feet rather than covering large distances. You'll be getting on and off coaches and boats, walking around the sights and climbing some steps.
Please note, prices listed are guide prices only and are based on 2 people sharing and don't include any additional supplements. Holiday prices are fluid and dynamic and may be changed at a moment's notice, prior to booking, at which point they are confirmed. Please call the team free on 0800 707 6229 for more departure dates available and a quote.
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