Vietnam Heritage Tour

11 day(s) 10 nights

Vietnam Heritage Tour

Tour Overview

The Vietnam Heritage Tour explores some of the most iconic Unesco Heritage Sites in the country. Starting from the fascinating Ho Chi Minh, you`ll journey to Cu Chi tunnel, Hoi An ancient town, imperial Hue city and mythical Halong Bay. All the places reflects not only the wealth of culture but also the long history of Vietnam. 

Tour Highlights

  • Check out the underground world of Cu Chi
    An amazing insight to Vietnamese-American war
     
  • Be tempted by the colorful Hoi An town
    An enchanting town full of ancient pagoda, traditional workshops
     
  • Discover the exotic Hue lifestyle 
    Venture through royal tombs, Fobidden city
     
  • Learn about Halong Bay`s legend 
    Be prepare for amazing photogenic chances 
     
  • Get the best of Hanoi`s charm
    Explore old houses, unlike markets and museums

Travel Itinerary

11 day(s) 10 nights from Ho Chi Minh
Welcome to Vietnam. 
Upon your arrival, our representative will greet you at the airport for the hotel transfer. 
The remainder of the day is left for your own exploration of this bustling city. 
Your first experience on this Vietnam Heritage Tour starts with a drive to Cu Chi, a famous historic site in South Vietnam. This underground city stretches over 250km where Viet Cong built as a resistance base during the American War. You will have chance to try how it function by taking a guided walk through its zigzag network. 
You"ll then return to the city for the visits of Reunification Palace, Notre Dame Cathedral and the Central Post. 
The next stop of this day is Binh Tay market where you can witness better the local life. Conclude the sightseeing today at Quan Am, the oldest pagoda in the city. 

Accommodation: Hotel in Ho Chi Minh / Meal: breakfast
After breakfast, depart for a boat trip on Ben Tre River. The area is home to many Mekong traditional workshops including brick making, coconut candy factory. Beside the tour to these places, you will meet also Mr. Vo Van Ba, who has a strong passion for folk music. 
After that, the boat will lead will drop you at Nhon Thanh village for tropical fruit plantation tasting. 
Lunch in a local family will be followed by a pleasant boat ride through the canals. Transfer back to your hotel in Ho Chi Minh.
Today, we embark on a flight to the coastal city of Danang. You will then head to Hoi An ancient town, a remarkable Unesco heritage of Humans. 
The must-sees of Hoi An that we will explore today are Hoi An Museum, China Town, Japanese bridge, Quan Thang ancient house and the central market. 
The highlight of this evening is the boat trip lit up with tradition lattern 
 
Spend the day on bike to explore the small lanes around Hoi An which winds from village to village. The most outstanding villages we should pay the visits are Tra Que and Cam Thanh which is home to lush herb plantation and unique sampan basket boat activity. 
Optional : a free day to enjoy the beach and your resort facilities. You can also visit some of the famous tailor shop to make your suit at a very reasonable price.
The destination of this morning is My Son, an intrigue heritage that reflects the highlights of Cham people. This majestic site treasures magnificent architects remaining from 13th century yet its rich history started from the 3th century. 
In the afternoon, we'll drive toward Hue passing the famous Hai Van pass which offers stunning photogenic chances. 
Hue is a very charming city and full of imperial sites that were constructed during Nguyen Dynasty.
To start the day, you will embark on a boat trip to travel up river to Ming Mang emperor's tomb. This site showcases the architectural masterpiece of 18th century as well imperial religious works.
The next stop is Thuy Bieu village, a beautiful place that reveals Hue garden's style, dotted by hundred years old houses in true local finest architect. 
The rest of the day is to explore Hue Citadel. Your visit covers the Capital City, Imperial City and Forbidden city. 
For those who are interested in appetizing street food, the evening walk will be just perfect to enjoy the foodie experience of Hue.
Leave Hue to Hanoi by a short flight in the morning. 
The city of Hanoi tempts you with its busy streets, timeless pagodas, fascinating museum and numerous French colonial buildings. 
The tour today takes you into the key attractions starting from Temple of Literature - the first university of Vietnam, Museum of Ethnology and Hoan Kiem lake. 
We end the visiting day in the Old Quarter with a guided walk through various ancient houses, smoky food stalls. 
Leave Hanoi this morning for a drive to the stunning Unesco Site of Halong Bay. 
Upon arrival, you will board the cruise, gazing at some 2000 limestone peaks that rise from the sea. Start sailing in Halong Bay. 
You’ll have the opportunity to explore one of the most spectacular caves crammed with stalactites and stalagmites. Enjoy the beautiful sunset in Halong from your deck.
Accommodation: Cruise in Halong
Meal: breakfast, lunch, dinner
The last day of your Vietnam Tour is left to explore the key attractions of Hanoi including Temple of Literature, The Old Quarter and if time permits, we will see Museum of Ethnology before heading to the airport. 

Service Inclusion

Service includes

  • Private Transportation for the whole tour
  • English speaking tour guide
    ( other languages, please contact us )
  • Hotels rooms of your own standard selection
  • Meals mentioned in the itinerary
  • Entrance fee and zone fees as mentioned
  • Halong Bay Cruise Cabin

Service excludes

  • Vietnam Visa Fee
  • Meals not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Tipping
  • Personal Expenses
  • Food and drinks not mentioned

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