Kayak through stunning limestone karst scenery at Halong Bay.
Take time out to enjoy rural life in Ky Son.
Try out a martial arts lesson in Hue.
Enjoy a fishing trip in Hoi An, before a barbecue lunch on board the boat.
Shop and relaxing on the beach at charming Hoi An.
Scramble through the fascinating Cu Chi Tunnels near Saigon.
- Halong City
- Ky Son
- Hoi An
- Cai Be
- Can Tho
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Day 1 International outbound flight
International outbound flight
Today you begin your journey by boarding your international outbound flight to Hanoi.
Day 2 Hanoi
Day 3 Hanoi
Today embark on a half day tour of the old quarter with your cyclo driver and guide. In the afternoon explore the world of Hanoi street food with this fascinating tour of Hanoi's best street food outlets with a celebrated street food blogger.
Day 4 Halong City
This morning you will leave the city for the coast. Spend the afternoon cruising around Halong Bay's thousands of limestone islets and caves and see the sun setting over the calm waters before enjoying a wonderful dinner under the stars.
Day 5 Halong City
Day 6 Ky Son
Day 7 Ky Son
Day 8 Hue
Day 9 Hue
Cruise along the Perfume River this morning visiting Thien Mu Pagoda and the ancient tomb of Minh Mang along the journey. You will then enjoy lunch at Duc Son Pagoda and orphanage. This afternoon spend time learning some traditional Vietnamese martial arts with an experienced master!
Day 10 Hoi An
This morning explore the Citadel with your guide and learn of its turbulent past and how it has withstood the test of time. You will then drive from Hue to Hoi An taking in the scenery along the journey. Pass abundant rice paddy fields and travel over the Hai Van Pass, which on a clear day has spectacular views of the coastline.
Day 11 Hoi An
Accompanied by your guide, spend the morning cruising along the Thu Bon River with one of the local fisherman. They will show you how to cast the traditional nets and you get to eat your catch on board for lunch. Afternoon at leisure.
Day 12 Hoi An
Day 13 Hoi An
Day 14 Cai Be
Day 15 Saigon
Watch life on the river unfold whilst enjoying cruising along the river to the Cai Rang floating market. On arrival at the market transfer to a smaller boat to weave in between the market and experience everyday life of buying and selling on the waters. Later this morning return to Saigon by car.
Day 16 Saigon
Day 17 International return flight
Saigon , International return flight
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