Vietnam Wishlist 14 days

Vietnam Wishlist 14 days

If Vietnam is on your travel wishlist, then this is the tour for you! Explore the country from Hanoi in the north to Saigon in the south. Extra special inclusions are a Halong Bay overnight cruise, the temples at My Son and beach time in coastal Nha Trang. With all flights, transfers, some great sightseeing and plenty of free time included, you can truly relax as you discover Vietnam.


 
Hanoi • Halong Bay • Hoi An • Nha Trang • Saigon
 
  • Itinerary

    Day 1 – Sydney/Melbourne – Hanoi
    Fly from Sydney or Melbourne to Hanoi with Vietnam Airlines. Your guide will meet you and transfer you to your hotel. Stay two nights at the Hanoi Pearl Hotel (deluxe window room) or Silk Path Boutique Hanoi (deluxe room) in downtown Hanoi.

    Day 2 – Hanoi
    A morning Hanoi city tour takes in the One Pillar Pagoda, the historic Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum compound, viewed from the outside, the Hanoi Hilton Prison and the Temple of Literature. Afternoon at leisure. (B)
    Optional:  afternoon Hanoi Street Food Tour, $62 per person.

    Day 3 – Hanoi – Halong Bay overnight cruise
    A highlight of your visit to Vietnam is sure to be your overnight cruise on Halong Bay. Travel by coach to Halong, a journey of up to 4 hours. On arrival board your boat for a cruise among the rocky limestone islands in the emerald waters of Halong Bay. Seafood lunch and dinner are served on board.
    Stay overnight on the Aclass Legend cruise boat (deluxe en-suite cabin)  or Swan Cruise (deluxe en-suite cabin) on Halong Bay. (B,L,D)

    Day 4 – Halong – Hanoi
    Further cruising around Halong Bay this morning. Disembark at Halong and return to Hanoi. Stay one night at the Hanoi Pearl Hotel (deluxe window room) or Silk Path Boutique Hanoi (deluxe room) in downtown Hanoi.  (B,L)

    Day 5 – Hanoi – Danang – Hoi An
    Transfer to Hanoi airport for the morning flight to Danang then transfer to your hotel in quaint and historic Hoi An. In the afternoon, take a guided walking tour of the ancient town centre to visit the former merchant’s houses, the 400 year old Japanese Covered Bridge and colourful silk and antique shops. Stay three nights at the Thanh Binh Riverside Hotel (deluxe garden or city room) in downtown Hoi An. (B)

    Day 6 – My Son Temples
    Morning departure from Hoi An on a scenic 1.5 hour guided drive to the UNESCO World Heritage Centre of My Son, the site of Vietnam’s most extensive Cham structural remains.  My Son is the former capital of the ancient Champa civilization which ruled Central Vietnam from the 2nd to the 13th centuries. On arrival explore the 20 temple towers still standing today set in a verdant jungle valley surrounded by hills and overlooked by massive Cat’s Tooth Mountain. Return to Hoi An and arrive at your hotel early in the afternoon. Balance of the day at leisure. (B)

    Day 7 – Hoi An
    A day at leisure. (B)
    Optional:  morning Red Bridge Cooking Class, $60 per person includes lunch.

    Day 8 – Hoi An – Danang – Nha Trang
    Transfer from your hotel to Danang airport for the flight to Nha Trang. Transfer to your hotel which is very close to the beach and has a swimming pool. Balance of the day at leisure. Stay two nights at the Novotel Nha Trang (standard room with balcony and sea view) in Nha Trang. (B)

    Day 9 – Nha Trang
    A day at leisure to enjoy the beautiful  bay and surroundings. (B)

    Day 10 – Nha Trang – Saigon
    Morning at leisure. Early afternoon take a transfer from your hotel to Nha Trang airport for the flight to Saigon. Meet your guide and transfer to your hotel.
    Stay three nights at the Grand Silverland Hotel & Spa (premier deluxe room), or the Paragon Saigon Hotel (deluxe room) in downtown Saigon.  (B)

    Day 11 – Saigon and Cu Chi Tunnels
    Begin your exploration of bustling Saigon with visits to the Presidential Palace, the War Museum and the Ben Thanh Market. In the afternoon travel to Cu Chi to explore the amazing underground tunnel system built by Vietnamese guerilla fighters during the war. (B)

    Day 12 – Saigon
    A day at leisure. (B)
    Optional:  Ben Tre In Depth, $136 per person includes lunch.

    Day 13 – Depart Saigon
    A day at leisure before a late afternoon transfer to the airport for the flight home. (B)

    Day 14 – Arrive Sydney/Melbourne

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  • Tour prices
    Departure Date Twin Share ex SYD/MEL Twin Share
    Land Only
    Single Room
    04 Aug 18 $2,230 $1,910 $789
    08 Sep 18 $2,230 $1,910 $789
    06 Oct 18 $2,230 $1,910 $789
    10 Nov 18 $2,230 $1,910 $789

    Prices are per person, in Australian dollars, Tour prices are based on a minimum of 4 passengers.  Optional tour prices are based on a minimum of 2 passengers.  The included international flights allow return to point of origin only, for example, passengers departing from Sydney must return to Sydney.  Departure from other Australian cities available on request – fare rules may require immediate payment of airfares.  The Land Only price includes Vietnam domestic flights, airport taxes and surcharges.

  • Price Includes:

    Price Includes:

    • 11 nights in 4 star hotels as listed, or similar
    • 1 night Halong Bay cruise, en-suite cabin
    • Economy class Vietnam Airlines international flights ex Sydney or Melbourne and return, plus domestic flight Hanoi-Danang-Nha Trang-Saigon. Note: Pre-seating service is not available on these flights.
    • 12 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 1 dinner
    • All airport/hotel transfers and overland transfers Hanoi-Halong-Hanoi as per itinerary
    • Sightseeing tours as per itinerary including vehicle with driver and English speaking guide, inclusive of entrance fees
    • InterAsia Tours travel wallet.

     

    Price Excludes:

    • Vietnam Airlines airport taxes and fuel surcharges, currently $196 per person ex Sydney and $186 per person ex Melbourne
    • Gratuities
    • Travel insurance
    • Visa fee
    • Personal expenses

     

    Tour prices are based on a minimum of 4 passengers.  Optional tour prices are based on a minimum of 2 passengers.  The included international flights allow return to point of origin only, for example, passengers departing from Sydney must return to Sydney.  Departure from other Australian cities available on request – fare rules may require immediate payment of airfares.  The Land Only price includes Vietnam domestic flights, airport taxes and surcharges.

 

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Vietnam Wishlist 14 days
 

Highlights

  • Idling around beautiful Halong Bay on an overnight cruise
  • Exploring the quaint old town centre of Hoi An
  • Time to enjoy Nha Trang Bay and surroundings
 
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