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Essential Vietnam

Vietnam is a Southeast Asian country known for its beaches, rivers, Buddhist Pagodas, and bustling city life.
Hanoi - Bat Trang - Hoa Lau - Ha Long - Lan Ha Bay - Danang - Hoi An - My Son - Ho Chi Minh - Saigon - Vietnam


12 Day(s)


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12 Day

Essential Vietnam

From £ 1549/pp


From glittering skylines in Ho Chi Minh City to the coconut fringed waterways of the Mekong Delta, Vietnam is captivating at every turn. Explore Vietnam’s enchanting landscapes and extraordinary legacy today when you book with Travel Curated.



Our Essential Vietnam itinerary showcases the very best of Vietnam. We’ll take you on an adventure through the captivating city of Hanoi, uncover a city that seamlessly weaves old and new. Discover the temples of ancient dynasties in Hoa Lu and sample Vietnamese delicacies in Hoi An.

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Arrival in Hanoi
Day: 1 | Arrival in Hanoi

You will be greeted by our staff on arrival

Welcome to Vietnam! You will be greeted by your tour guide at Hanoi International Airport and transferred to your accommodation for check-in. Today is at your ... more

Day: 2 | Hanoi

Take a tour around Hanoi

This morning begins with a private tour through the fascinating city of Hanoi. Start your adventure at the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum,followed by a trip toHo Chi Mi... more

Hanoi – Bat Trang – Hoa Lu
Day: 3 | Hanoi – Bat Trang – Hoa Lu

Travel to Hoa Lu via Bat Trang

After breakfast, leave the hustle and bustle of Hanoi behind and transfer to Bat Trang pottery village to watch skilled artisans craft a number of items. Make ... more

Hanoi – Ha Long – Lan Ha Bay
Day: 4 | Hanoi – Ha Long – Lan Ha Bay

Embark on a cruise to Lan Ha Bay

Transfer from Hanoi to Ha Long this morning. When you arrive, you will embark on a cruise to Lan Ha Bay. Take your time to enjoy the on board facilities and ba... more

Ha Long – Hanoi – Danang – Hoi An
Day: 5 | Ha Long – Hanoi – Danang – Hoi An

Start your day with an excursion

Start your day with some restorative Tai Chi before cruising to Frog Lake for a morning excursion of swimming or kayaking. If you wish, you can take an optiona... more

My Son and Hoi An City Experience
Day: 6 | My Son and Hoi An City Experience

Visit the historical attractions today

After breakfast, transfer to the former Imperial City of the Champa Empire, My Son. The first stop on your itinerary is the My Son Sanctuary – a large complex ... more

Hoi An
Day: 7 | Hoi An

Take a tour through the local market and then hone your culinary skills at the cooking class

Hone your culinary skills with a cooking class at the renowned Red Bridge Cooking School. The experience begins with a tour through a local market where you wi... more

Hoi An – Danang – Ho Chi Minh City
Day: 8 | Hoi An – Danang – Ho Chi Minh City

Travel to Ho Chin Minh City

Check out of your accommodation and transfer to Danang Airport for a flight to Ho Chi Minh City. Spend today at your leisure.

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Ho Chi Minh City/ Saigon
Day: 9 | Ho Chi Minh City/ Saigon

Head for a city tour in Ho Chi Minh

Wake up bright and early to immerse yourself in the bustling Ho Chi Minh City. Get lost in Cholon or Chinatown; discover the Thien ... more

Mekong Delta
Day: 10 | Mekong Delta

Drift along the waterways then head for a bicycle ride through the picturesque rice fields and vegetable plains

This morning will be spent drifting along the waterways of the Mekong River in the evergreen Ben Tre Province. Often referred to as... more

Ho Chi Minh City
Day: 11 | Ho Chi Minh City

Take optional tour in the city

Today is yours to enjoy. You may wish to take an optional cooking class at the Saigon Culinary Art Centre or a vintage Vespa tour through the streets of Saigon after sundown.

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Day: 12 | Departure

Prepare for checkout as per your scheduled flight

Check out of your accommodation and transfer to Ho Chi Minh City Airport to board your flight home.

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