15 Day Tour Of Vietnam

Hanoi - Mai Chau - Ha Long - Hue - Hoi An - Ho Chi Minh City - Cu Chi - Tay Ninh - Mekong delta
15 Days/14 Nights
Guided Tour Date:


Highlights: Boating, trekking and cultural experiences.
Summary: Full range of Vietnam land of adventure package offers you an exotic holiday, Hanoi, Mai Chau Trek, enjoy the verdant and rugged mountain scenery combined with the colorful local population, trek through tropical rain forest, using the local tracks and passing through cornfields as we descend in to Mai Chau Valley. Trip also includes the cruising on Ha Long Bay, Hue Imperial Citadel, Hoi An town, Ho Chi Minh city, Cu Chi, Tay Ninh, Mekong delta.


Day 1: Hanoi Arrival

Greet at airport & transfer to hotel. You will have free time at leisure but our guide will be able to offer advice and assistance as required. Accommodation at hotel in Hanoi.

Day 2: Hanoi (B)

Breakfast at hotel. Hanoi full day city tour (08 - 09 hours): Hanoi, a city of lakes, shaded boulevards and public parks, is the capital of Vietnam. It is a very attractive city with French style buildings and less traffic than other cities in Asia. Visit to Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, One Pillar pagoda, Temple of Literature, Hoan Kiem Lake.


Afternoon, visit the impressive Museum of Ethnology. The 30 minutes cyclo tour will be arranged to visit Hanoi Old Quarters, stop at Opera House & St Joseph Cathedral for taking the pictures. Accommodation at hotel in Hanoi.

Day 3: Mai Chau Trek (B/L)

Breakfast at hotel. Depart Hanoi for Mai Chau and begin trekking. The verdant and rugged mountain scenery combined with the colorful local population makes this on unforgettable experience. Dinner on guest's account. We stay overnight as the guests of an H' mong family in a traditional long house.

Day 4: Mai Chau Trek (B/L)

Breakfast is served at home. Today we get well and truly off the beaten track as we trek through tropical rain forest, using the local tracks and passing through cornfields as we descend in to Mai Chau Valley. The trek usually takes around 7 hours and is quite steep in places. Dinner on guest's account. Overnight with Thai family in stilt house.

Day 5: Mai Chau - Hanoi (B/L)

We trek for a couple of hours passing through several Thai hamlets on the valley before we return to Hanoi. Dinner on guest's account. Accommodation at hotel in Hanoi.

Day 6: Hanoi - Halong Bay Overnight On Boat (B/L/D)

Breakfast at hotel. Depart for Halong city - 170km east of Hanoi. Halong Bay has been recognized by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site since 1994.
Arrive the boat station in Halong, board your junk boat followed by Welcome drink and lunch.
Cruise to explore "the bay of Dragon" with it most typical highlights: Thien Cung cave, Dau Go cave, Tuan Chau islet, Dog islet, fighting cock.... Sea-bathing at the white sandy beach on Titov island - a favorite place for swimming.
Later in the afternoon, admire sunset, fishing and rowing basket boat.
Dinner and overnight on boat.

Day 7: Halong Bay - Hanoi - Hue (B/L)

Breakfast at sunrise. Continue the cruise through the stone forest on the water, row basket boat to Luon grotto. Seafood lunch before cruising back to the pier.
After lunch, disembark and return by car to Hanoi. Car may stop on the way for a short break at Hong Ngoc workshop - where you can find the traditional products like embroidery, silk clothes and Jewry... made by the disabled children.
16: 00 Arrive your hotel in Hanoi. In the evening we board the famous Reunification Express for our southbound train to Hue. Overnight on train.

Day 8: Hue

We arrive Vietnam's former capital in the morning. Pick up and transfer to a local restaurant for breakfast. We then have a guided tour of the Citadel, containing the Imperial City, the royal Tomb of Tu Duc and Khai Dinh. Accommodation at hotel in Hue.

Day 9: Hue - Hoi An (B)

Breakfast at hotel. This morning we have a dragon boat cruise down The Perfume visiting Thien Mu pagoda en route. Later we drive up the spectacular Hai Van Pass and down to Hoi An. Accommodation at hotel in Hoi An.

Day 10: Hoi An (B)

Breakfast at hotel. Morning orientation tour of Hoi An's historic old quarter. The remainder of the day is free. Accommodation at hotel in Hoi An.

Day 11: Hoi An - Ho Chi Minh City (B)

Breakfast at hotel. Free at leisure till transfer to Danang airport for flight to Ho Chi Minh City.
Arrive Ho Chi Minh City (Old Saigon, and now written up as HCMC). Greet at airport & transfer to hotel.


Afternoon: transfer to the main section of the old city, short stop at the classic Post Office, the Catholic Church called Notre Dame De Paris, visit to the former Presidential Palace, then shopping at Tay Son Lacquerware workshop or Binh Tay whole sales market. Accommodation at hotel in HCMC.

Day 12: Ho Chi Minh - Cu Chi - Tay Ninh (B/L)

Breakfast at hotels. Morning: we start 2 hour drive to Tay Ninh, the headquarters for the Cao Dai Sect, whose patron saints include Joan of Arc, Victor Hugo and Winston Churchill. Attend a midday ceremony at Cao Dai Church. Lunch at restaurant.


Afternoon: continue to visit the Cu Chi Tunnels - an amazing network of tunnels which stretched for over 250 kilometers, were three levels deep, give the visitor a unique experience and a feel of what underground life in the American war was like. Late afternoon: return to Ho Chi Minh City. Accommodation at hotel in Ho Chi Minh City.

Day 13: Ho Chi Minh - Vinh Long - Mekong Delta (B/L)

Breakfast at hotel. Drive southward to Vinh Long - a vivid town of Mekong delta.
Upon arrival, visit some typical workshops, experience daily life of the local residence. Tonight we will be accommodated with a local family in their house on stilts. Mattresses, mosquito nets and pillows are provided. This is a unique opportunity to closely observe life in the Delta. Dinner on guest's account. Overnight in Vinh Long.

Day 14: Vinh Long - Ho Chi Minh City (B/D)

Breakfast at home followed by a boat ride on the Mekong river which will offer you a glimpse into the agrarian life of the vibrant southern Delta region. From your boats, you are able to closely observe the daily rituals of river life and participate in the bustling commerce activities as we buy our fruits from the floating market. Along the way, we will visit an orchard farm, handicraft village, and the land market abundant in colorful fresh fruits and vegetables.


Afternoon: return to Ho Chi Minh city for overnight. where the remainder of the day is free. In the evening we have a farewell dinner. Accommodation at hotel in Ho Chi Minh City.

Day 15: Ho Chi Minh City - Departure (B)

The tour finishes after breakfast. There will be a transfer waiting to take you to the airport for your departure flight.

Tour Prices

Number of Person in Group/Pax Tour cost per Person (in US $)
Class Economy (2*) Superior (3*) First Class (4*) Luxury (5*)
2 pax - 1,315 1,466 1,693
3 - 7 pax - 1,272 1,432 1,557
8 - 11 pax - 1,127 1,304 1,414
12 - 15 pax - 1,080 1,178 1,306
16 pax up - 975 997 1,190
Single Supplemental - 295 362 508

Trip includes:

  • 12 nights accommodation based on twin sharing with daily breakfast at specified hotels
  • 01 night overnight on boat in Halong Bay
  • 01 night home stay in Mekong delta
  • Private transportation throughout the program
  • Train fare (soft sleeper berth) Hanoi - Hue
  • Domestic airfare & tax for Da Nang - Ho Chi Minh City
  • Private boat cruise in Hue & Vinh Long
  • Entrance fee for all sightseeing as mentioned
  • Meals at nice local restaurants as stated in the program
  • Professional English speaking guide serving throughout the program

Trip excludes:

  • International air tickets & airport tax
  • Meals and drinks not mentioned in the program
  • Visa stamping fee, travel insurance, tips & Personal expenses.