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    Places visited:

  • Hanoi
  • Halong City
  • Danang
  • Hoi An
  • Hue
  • Saigon
  • Can Tho
  • Phu Quoc Island
  • Experience time in the capital Hanoi, and the vibrant city of Saigon.

  • Take a seaplane and explore the waters of Halong Bay by air.

  • Visit the UNESCO protected monuments of Hue and the preserved heritage of Hoi An.

  • Relax on the beaches of Phu Quoc.

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What our specialists say...

This trip is ideal for the first-time visitor to Vietnam. In the north you visit the capital Hanoi and take a scenic flight over Halong Bay before visiting Hue and Hoi An in the centre. In the south you visit Saigon and head into the Mekong Delta to explore the country's agricultural heartland before ending the trip with time on the beaches of Phu Quoc Island.

We recommend this trip for:

  • Hanoi
  • Halong City
  • Hanoi
  • Danang
  • Hoi An
  • Hue
  • Saigon
  • Can Tho
  • Phu Quoc Island

Itinerary idea in detail

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Day 1 Hanoi

Hanoi

Arriving in Hanoi you will be met and taken to your hotel, with the rest of the day to relax after your flight.

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Day 2 Hanoi

Hanoi

Today you will head out into the city, with time spent exploring the area by car and by cyclo. In the afternoon you will have more time to discover the city under your own steam.

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Day 3 Halong City

Hanoi , Halong City

You leave Hanoi on board a seaplane to transfer across to Halong Bay, enjoy a scenic flight across the bay to witness the scale of this beautiful UNESCO protected site. Returning to the bay mid-morning, your luggage will meet you from Hanoi as your board your junk boat for the evening.

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Day 4 Hoi An

Halong City , Hanoi , Danang , Hoi An

Morning on your boat before you head back to the mainland for your transfer to Hanoi for your onwards flight to Danang. Here you will be met and taken to your hotel in Hoi An.

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Day 5 Hoi An

Day 7 Hue

Hoi An , Hue

Leave Hoi An today, heading to Hue on a coastal route that takes in some spectacular views.

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Day 8 Hue

Hue

Full day exploring the historical highlights of Hue.

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Day 9 Saigon

Hue , Saigon

Fly south today, to the commercial capital of the country, Ho Chi Minh City, or Saigon. Here you will visit the Cu Chi Tunnels en route to city, with the rest of the day at leisure.

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Day 10 Can Tho

Saigon , Can Tho

Today take a meandering journey to Can Tho, in the Mekong Delta. En route you will have time to discover some of the backwaters of the region, and in the evening you can enjoy some good food on the river.

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Day 11 Phu Quoc Island

Can Tho , Phu Quoc Island

Visit the famous floating markets of Cai Rang before heading to the airport for your flight to Phu Quoc. Here you will enjoy three nights on the island, at the charming La Veranda.

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Day 13 Phu Quoc Island

Day 14 Return home

Phu Quoc Island

Day at leisure before an afternoon transfer to the airport for your flight back to Saigon.

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