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GUIDED TOUR: VIETNAM

Hanoi – Hoi An – Hue – Ho Chi Minh City - STARTING 2875 USD

11N/12D | JAN 2019 - DEC 2019

 

Starting rate Tour only
Starting rate Tour and ticket
$2,875
$3,935

 

 

 

HOTELS
PER PERSON IN
DOUBLE
PER PERSON IN
SINGLE
 
Melia Hotel 5* - Hanoi
 
Jasmine Cruise 5* - Halong Bay
 
Royal Hoi An 5* - Hoi An
 
Imperial Hotel 5* - Hue
 
Sofitel Saigon Plaza 5* - Ho Chi Minh City
 
$2,875
$3,775
*Rates are subject to availability at the time of booking*
 

DEPARTURES ON SATURDAY:

 
JAN: 19 | FEB: 16 | MAR: 02, 23 | APR: 06, 20 | MAY: 04,18 | JUN: 15 
JUL: 13 | AUG: 10 | SEP: 07,11, 28 | NOV: 16 | DEC: 07, 14

 

RATES INCLUDE

  • 2-night accommodation at Melia Hotel in Hanoi on bed and breakfast basis
  • 1-night accommodation at Jasmine Cruise Halong Bay on full board basis 
  • 3-night accommodation at Royal Hoi An Hotel in Hoi An on bed and breakast basis
  • 2-night accommodation at Imperial Hotel in Hue on half board basis
  • 3-night accommodation at Sofitel Saigon Plaza Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City on half board basis
  • All transfers as per the itinerary
  • City tour of Hanoi, Hoi An, Hue and Ho Chi Mnih City
  • See Red Beach in Danang 
  • Visit Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, The Temple of Literature in Hanoi, the Imperial Citadel in Hue, the War Remnants Museum in Ho Chi Minh City, the Cu Chi Tunnels
  • Expert English speaking guide 
  • Porterage and local charge
  • Audio Headsets for flexible sightseeing
  • Travel Insurance
 

RATES EXCLUDE

  • International and Domestic Airline ticket
  • Visa fees
  • Meals & Drinks not mentioned in the itinerary
  • City Tax
Suggested Flight
Airline
Starting rate
Qatar Airways and Vietnam Airlines
USD1,060
Flight#
From
To
Departure
Arrival
QR421
Beirut
Doha
19:25
00:30
QR976
Doha
Hanoi
02:55
13:30
VN177
Hanoi
Da Nang
15:00
16:20
VN123
Da Nang
Ho Chi Min
12:00
13:30
QR973
Ho Chi Min
Doha
08:55
13:35
QR420
Doha
Beirut
14:40
18:15
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Your Travel checklist:

  • Your passport should be valid for at least 6 months
  • Lebanese passport holders require a visa to enter Vietnam. Visa will take 7 working days.
  • The routing can be amended as per your interests or requests. 
  • Check the weather and currency exchange rate before you go
  • Make sure that you have all your travel documents ready and issued
  • Don’t forget to buy a travel insurance  
 

ITINERARY

Day 1
Beirut – Hanoi
Arrival at the Airport, meet and assist and transfer to Hanoi for Check-in at your hotel and welcome reception with drinks and local appetizers.
 
 Day 2
 
Hanoi
After Breakfast, you will start your day with a visit to the final resting place of "Uncle Ho", the imposing Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum. A short walk from here, we'll find Ho Chi Minh's house on stilts, where we'll 'Dive into Culture' exploring the grounds surrounding the humble abode of Vietnam's most famous son. We'll continue to the Temple of Literature, the first university for the sons of Mandarins, to gain insights into Hanoian culture. After lunch, we'll embark on a cyclo tour, weaving through the lively Old Quarter past colourful shopfronts and street food vendors. 
 
Meals: Breakfast
Day 3
 
Hanoi – Halong Bay Cruise
After Breakfast, leave the busy streets of Hanoi behind, bound for the serenity of Halong Bay where we'll board a traditional-style Vietnamese Junk boat. The limestone karsts and tropical islets rising up from the emerald waters provide an ethereal backdrop for our leisurely cruise. After lunch on board, we'll take a small boat transfer to the Tien Ong Cave and Cua Van Fishing Village, whose residents still live in traditional floating houses. We return to our Junk boat for a cooking demonstration with the chef or enjoy a mesmerising sunset on the top deck before dinner and a peaceful overnight stay in this UNESCO-listed natural wonder.
 
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Day 4
 
Halong Bay – Hanoi – Danang – Hoin An
After Breakfast, Join a 'Local Specialist' on the deck of the Junk boat for a morning class in exquisite natural surrounds. You'll have time for an early morning swim at one of Halong Bay's quiet beaches and, if you're feeling energetic, a brisk walk to catch one last view of scenic Halong Bay before your drive to Hanoi Airport to catch your flight to Danang. On arrival, transfer to your hotel in Hoi An.
 
Meals: Breakfast
Day 5
 
Hoin An
After Breakfast departure for a walking tour around the ancient town of Hoi An. Embrace its charm of yesteryear - the narrow lanes, colourful marketplaces and ancient temples providing insights into the Vietnam of old. See the old merchant houses and 400-year-old Japanese Covered Bridge, before visiting Thanh Dong Organic Village where you'll spend some time helping local farmers and learning about their daily working routines. Kick back and enjoy a relaxing foot massage that will set the pace for the rest of the day and evening at leisure.
 
Meals: Breakfast
Day 6
 
Hoi AN
Breakfast. Free day at Leisure to explore Hoi An on your terms or simply relax at your hotel.
 
Meals: Breakfast
Day 7
 
Hoi An – Hue
After Breakfast departure to discover the healthy flavors of Vietnamese cuisine take centre stage as we travel by boat to the Red Bridge Cooking School to learn about the traditional ways of preparing and cooking Vietnamese food. We'll have an opportunity to savor the dishes we've prepared for lunch before returning to Hoi An. This afternoon, our journey takes us over Hai Van Pass en route to Red Beach, where the American Marines first landed in Vietnam during the decades-long war. We continue to Danang for a visit to the Cham Sculpture before arriving in Hue, the former imperial capital of Vietnam, for our overnight stay.
 
Meals: Breakfast & Lunch
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Day 8
 
Hue
After breakfast proceed to the UNESCO-listed Imperial Citadel, once home to Nguyen emperors. From here, we drive to Thien Mu Pagoda, Hue's best-preserved religious monument. Boarding a local dragon boat next, we cruise along the Perfume River to the house of the former Princess Ngoc Son where we'll 'Connect with Locals' and meet a family member for a Be My Guest lunch to gain a glimpse of their life in this historic house. The afternoon is ours to enjoy at leisure.
 
Meals: Breakfast & Lunch
Day 9
 
Hue – Ho Chi Minh City
After Breakfast transfer to the airport. A short flight this morning brings you to Ho Chi Minh City, where you'll enjoy some time at leisure before lunch at KOTO restaurant. Your visit will 'Make a Difference' to this non-profit social enterprise that provides training to disadvantaged young people in the hospitality industry. The iconic sights of Ho Chi Minh are revealed on a walking tour of Dong Khoi Street next. See the Opera House and the former Hotel de Ville. Then, wander up to Notre Dame Cathedral and the Central Post Office, designed by the renowned Gustave Eiffel. Continue to the War Remnants Museum where you'll have a vivid glimpse of the war through the eyes of the locals. Your final stop today is Ben Thanh market, one of the earliest surviving structures in old Saigon, before arriving at your hotel.
 
Meals: Breakfast & Lunch
Day 10
 
Ho Chi Minh City - Mekong Delta - Ho Chi Minh City
After Breakfast departure for a day trip to My Tho, a nearby Delta market town. We'll transfer to a small sampan boat and navigate the maze of small canals before stopping for a Regional Meal of delicious Mekong Delta specialties. After a short walk along village roads, we'll visit the house of a former soldier, a 'Local Specialist' who survived fighting the Khmer Rouge. Indulge in the family's colorful stories and learn how they make a living crafting rice paper, before returning to Ho Chi Minh City for an evening at leisure.
 
Meals: Breakfast & Lunch
Day 11
 
Ho Chi Minh City
Breakfast and proceed to board a private speedboat to visit the Cu Chi Tunnels, an immense network of connecting underground tunnels built to protect the Viet Cong guerrillas from the French air and ground sweeps. We'll explore the underground compounds with a VC veteran and gain an understanding of the history of the tunnel, which once served as living quarters and housed hospitals, food and weapons caches. Returning to Ho Chi Minh City, we'll enjoy some free time this afternoon. Later, we'll 'Dive into Culture' during a visit to the home of the former American Ambassador to South Vietnam in the 1960s, Mr. Henry Cabot Lodge, followed by a Farewell Dinner.
 
Meals: Breakfast & Farewell Dinner
Day 12
 
Ho Chi Minh City - Beirut
Breakfast and transfer to Tan Son Nhat airport to catch your flight back home
 
Meals: Breakfast
 
 
 
 
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

 

 

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