• Vietnam Holiday
  • Vietnam Holiday
  • Vietnam Holiday
  • Vietnam Holiday
  • Vietnam Holiday
  • Vietnam Holiday
  • Vietnam Holiday
  • Vietnam Holiday
  • Vietnam Holiday
  • Vietnam Holiday
  • Vietnam Holiday

Vietnam holiday: best holiday destinations in Vietnam

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  • Duration: 12 days
Day 1: Welcome to Hanoi, the national capital

Vietnam Holiday
Today you arrive in Vietnam. On arrival in Noi Bai airport, you will be welcomed by your English speaking guide before taking a 30 minute drive to your hotel which is located in Hanoi center. The rest of your day is at leisure.

Day 2: Hanoi – City Tour (B)

Vietnam Holiday
In the morning: your guide will take you to explore the popular places in the city including Ho Chi Minh complex (Mausoleum, House on stilts, and One Pillar Pagoda), Temple of Literature, and Hoa Lo prison.
In the afternoon: you will make a guided walking tour to discover the Old and French Quarters in a couple of hours. This is a wonderful way to have another fascinating insight into the character and history of Hanoi capital.

Day 3: Hanoi – Craft villages (B)

Vietnam Holiday
In the morning: we will travel to visit Dong Ho village where you can see artisans make wood block print paintings. You will be then driven to Bat Trang for discovering one of the most famous ceramic villages in Vietnam.

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Day 4: Hanoi – Mai Chau (B, L, D)


This morning, after breakfast, we will head to Mai Chau which is approximately 3.5 hour-drive. On arrival, check in home-stay, and then have lunch. Afternoon, your guide will take you to explore surrounding villages, home to White Thai group.
Mai Chau is a town belonging to Hoa Binh province, about 135 km away from Hanoi. This beautiful valley is home to the Thai people.

Day 5: Mai Chau – Hanoi (B, L)

Vietnam Holiday
In the morning, after breakfast, your guide will take you on a biking tour to explore further landscape and local life. After a couple of hours, we will be back to home-stay for check-out. We then have lunch before returning to Hanoi.

Day 6: Hanoi – Halong Bay (B, L, D)

Vietnam Holiday
Morning, your driver will take you to Halong Bay which is a World Heritage Site and a New 7 Wonders of The World. On arrival, you will be greeted by the friendly crew members before beginning the cruise trip through amazing islands in the bay. There are lots of interesting activities offering your during your time in the bay. Stay overnight on board

Day 7: Halong Bay – Hue (B, L)

Vietnam Holiday
Spend morning time in the bay to see more islands. We then disembark around noon for the transfer to Noi Bai airport (Hanoi) for your flight (approximately one hour).  On arrival, you will be welcome and transferred to your hotel which is in Hue center.

Day 8: Hue – City Tour (B)


Today, we will visit the most famous historical sites. Your guide will first take you the river wharf for a boat trip which will take you to Thien Mu Pagoda. Afterwards, we drive to explore Khai Dinh Mausoleum which features a very special architecture – a mixture of Eastern and Western style. End of your day trip with a visit at the Imperial City where kings and high ranking officials once worked and lived under the last dynasty.

Day 9: Hue – Hoi An (B)

Vietnam Holiday
Morning, after breakfast, you will be driven to Hoi An, a great example of a South-East Asian trading port. Stop to admire at the stunning Lang Co beach. Travel over the spectacular Hai Van Pass. Take a walking tour to explore the ancient town of Hoi An.
Lang Co Beach is recognized as one of the 30 most beautiful bays in the world in 2009
Hai Van Pass is rated by National Geographic as one of the 50 must-do journeys in the world

Day 10: Hoi An – My Lai (B, L)

Vietnam Holiday
In the morning, you will take a 3 hour-drive to visit Son My Vestige Site where the Massacre occurred in 1968. Afterwards, we will head to the beautiful beach nearby for lunch and enjoying fresh air of the sea.  Your driver will then take you back to Hoi An.

Day 11: Hoi An (B)

Vietnam Holiday
Last day is at your leisure to relax, shop or discover on your own. If you wish to do something else, exploring the countryside by bike is an optional tour.

Day 12: End of Vietnam holiday (B)

Vietnam Holiday
Transfer to the airport for your flight.

Inclusions: Air-conditioned transport,accommodation, entrance fees, English speaking guide and meals as indicated in the itinerary (B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner).
Exclusions: International flights, visa, personal expenses, drinks, tip and gratitude.