Skip to content
Please select your location:
£4,255 Per person
16 days
Includes flights
Includes transfers
Includes activities
Includes hotels

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.

Itinerary highlights

  • 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.

Audley Travel specialist Grace

Contact a specialist

Treat this trip purely as a starting point for your own tour to Vietnam. Your specialist will ask you what you want and then shape your itinerary to match.

  • Your trip will be unique
  • We work to your interests and budget
  • Advice from first-hand expertise
  • Hanoi
  • Halong Bay
  • Hanoi
  • Danang
  • Hoi An
  • Hue
  • Saigon
  • Mekong Delta
  • Phu Quoc

Itinerary idea in detail

Open all Close all

Includes international flights from a choice of UK airports, including London, Birmingham, Manchester, Newcastle, Edinburgh and Glasgow.

Day 1 International outbound flight

International outbound flight

Today you begin your journey by boarding your international outbound flight to Hanoi.

Day 2 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.

Day 3 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.

Day 4 Halong Bay

Hanoi , Halong Bay

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.

Day 5 Hoi An

Halong Bay , 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.

Day 6 Hoi An

Hoi An

Enjoy a day at leisure in this lovely town.

Day 7 Hoi An

Hoi An

Full day at leisure.

Day 8 Hue

Hoi An , Hue

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

Day 9 Hue

Hue

Full day exploring the historical highlights of Hue.

Day 10 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.

Day 11 Mekong Delta

Saigon , Mekong Delta

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.

Day 12 Phu Quoc

Mekong Delta , Phu Quoc

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.

Day 13 Phu Quoc

Phu Quoc

At leisure.

Day 14 Phu Quoc

Phu Quoc

Full day on the island to relax or explore.

Day 15 International return flight

Phu Quoc , International return flight

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

Day 16 International return flight

International return flight

Arrive home today to complete your journey.

Audley Travel specialist Bex

Get in touch with our specialist and we'll plan your perfect holiday

The specialist who designs your trip to Vietnam will have explored the country many times and, in some cases, lived there. Their first-hand knowledge gives us the belief that no other travel company can match our expertise in helping you plan your trip.

Request a quote Watch our tailor-made process ›

When to go

Drag the slider to see monthly temperature and rainfall for this itinerary

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Place Daily Max Temperature Monthly Rainfall
Hanoi
 
 
 
Halong Bay
 
 
 
Hoi An
 
 
 
Hue
 
 
 
Saigon
 
 
 
Mekong Delta
 
 
 
Phu Quoc
 
 
 

Other itineraries you may be interested in