This trip takes in a number of key iconic and battlefield locations from the Vietnam War. The tour would work well for anyone with a keen interest in this era of Vietnam’s history. Starting in the north explore the colonial capital of Hanoi and its key military sites including the Army Museum and the Hanoi Hilton. During your time in the capital meet with a former Viet Cong soldier as well as US Vietnam veteran Chuck Searcy. The tour then travels deep into the Demilitarized Zone taking in a number of areas of military significance, before catching a short flight to pulsating Saigon and finally some time to explore the backwaters of the Mekong Delta.
Spend time sharing experiences of the Vietnam conflict with both US and Vietnamese war veterans.
In-depth exploration of the Demilitarized Zone, visiting iconic battle sites such as Khe Sanh military base and "Hamburger Hill".
Scramble through the fascinating Cu Chi Tunnels near Saigon.
Inclusive of daily breakfast, seven lunches and two dinners.
International flights can also be arranged.
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- Thanh Hoa
- A Luoi
- Dong Ha
- Hoi An
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Day 1 Hanoi
On arrival in Hanoi, drive by private transfer to your hotel. Meet veteran of the Vietnam War, Chuck Searcy, this afternoon. After returning to Vietnam in 1992, he is now Chairman of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund. Usually over about two hours, you have time to ask questions and hear about his experiences.
Day 2 Hanoi
Today embark on a city tour with your driver and guide. Visit Ho Chi Minh's former home, the Temple of Literature (the first university in Hanoi) and perhaps the Fine Arts Museum which has a wonderful collection of art and sculpture. After lunch you will be accompanied by Vietnam veteran Tam to visit sites relevant to the Vietnam War.
Day 3 Thanh Hoa
Hanoi , Thanh Hoa
Day 4 Hue
Day 5 A Luoi
Hue , A Luoi
Day 6 Dong Ha
A Luoi , Dong Ha
Continue into the DMZ, stopping at places of military significance including the former American military base of Khe Sanh, the Rock pile, Camp Carol, Dakrong suspension bridge, Tacon airfields, and Lang Vay special force camp.
Day 7 Hue
Dong Ha , Hue
Day 8 Hoi An
Day 9 Hoi An
Day 10 Saigon
Day 11 Saigon
Day 12 Saigon
Day 13 Return home
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