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Tour Overview

This 2-week tour will take you through Vietnam and Thailand for the most classic sights. Explore Hanoi's cultural treasures, sail through the enchanting Halong Bay, and witness history at the Cu Chi Tunnels. In Ho Chi Minh City, visit iconic landmarks and savor the flavors of the Mekong Delta. Continue to Bangkok in Thailand for temple discoveries and vibrant Chinatown adventures.

Phuket offers idyllic beaches and optional island excursions. Hoi An enchants with its lantern-lit streets, while the Cai Rang Floating Market immerses you in local life. Throughout, relish diverse cuisine, charming traditions, and unforgettable moments on this Southeast Asian odyssey.

Highlights of this tour:

  • Hanoi Old Quarter: Get lost in a maze of historic streetson a local cyclo, where each corner reveals a new adventure, from street food stalls to vibrant markets.
  • Halong Bay Cruise: Sail among emerald waters, explore hidden caves, and savor Vietnamese cuisine amidst stunning limestone karsts.
  • Basket Boat Adventure: Experience the thrill of casting fishing nets and navigating a unique round basket boat, guided by local fishermen in Hoi An's picturesque countryside.
  • Water Lantern Cruise: Glide on Hoi An's Thu Bon River surrounded by a sea of colorful water lanterns, creating a magical atmosphere.
  • Cu Chi Tunnels: Descend into history, navigating the underground passages used by Viet Cong soldiers during the Vietnam War.
  • Cai Rang Floating Market: Witness the vibrant Mekong Delta come to life at one of Southeast Asia's largest floating markets.
  • Wat Pho and Grand Palace: Admire Bangkok's dazzling temples, including the reclining Buddha and the opulent Grand Palace.
  • Phuket's Tropical Bliss: Relax on stunning beaches, indulge in water sports, and explore vibrant local markets, all while surrounded by Phuket's tropical beauty.

Day-by-day Itinerary

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  1. Welcome to Hanoi, the vibrant capital of Vietnam! Upon your arrival at Noi Bai International Airport, you'll be warmly greeted by your knowledgeable guide and a friendly driver. They will assist you with your luggage and transport you to your comfortable hotel in the heart of the city.

    After checking in and freshening up, take some time to unwind and acclimate to the local atmosphere. You might want to take a leisurely stroll around your hotel's neighborhood to get a first taste of Hanoi's unique charm and street life.

    Meal: N/A

    Accommodation: in Hanoi

  2. Start your day with a delicious breakfast at the hotel before embarking on a cultural journey through Hanoi. In the morning, visit the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, a monumental tribute to the founding father of modern Vietnam, Ho Chi Minh. You'll have the opportunity to view his embalmed body and learn about his significant role in the country's history.

    Next, explore the Temple of Literature, a tranquil oasis of Confucian learning and one of the oldest universities in Vietnam. Immerse yourself in the serene courtyards and beautiful architecture.

    Vietnam Hanoi Temple of Literature
    Temple of Literature

    Continue to the iconic One Pillar Pagoda, a unique wooden structure built on a single stone pillar, representing a lotus emerging from the water. It's a symbol of spiritual and architectural significance. Enjoy a delicious Vietnamese lunch at a local restaurant, savoring the country's diverse flavors.

    In the afternoon, experience the bustling energy of the Hanoi Old Quarter from the comfortable seat of a traditional cyclo, a three-wheeled cycle rickshaw. As you ride through the labyrinthine streets, you'll witness the charming chaos of street vendors, shops, and historical buildings.

    In the evening, immerse yourself in Vietnamese culture with a captivating water puppet performance. This traditional art form combines puppetry, live music, and storytelling to depict rural life, legends, and historical tales.

    Meal: Breakfast + Lunch

    Accommodation: in Hanoi

  3. Today, depart from Hanoi for the breathtaking Halong Bay, a UNESCO World Heritage site. The journey will take you through picturesque landscapes of rural Vietnam, with verdant rice paddies and limestone karsts.

    Upon arrival in Halong Bay, you'll board a comfortable cruise ship that will take you to the equally stunning Lan Ha Bay, known for its emerald waters and secluded coves. Take a refreshing dip in the crystal-clear waters of the bay, surrounded by towering limestone formations.

    Halong Bay Lan Ha Bay Beach
    Snow-white Beach in Lan Ha Bay

    While on board, enjoy a variety of beverages and participate in a memorable cooking class, where you'll learn to prepare traditional Vietnamese dishes. You can savor your creations later.

    As night falls, try your hand at squid fishing under the starry sky, a fun and unique activity.

    Be sure to take in the mesmerizing views of Halong Bay, a surreal landscape of towering limestone pillars and lush greenery.

    Meal: Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner

    Accommodation: On Board

  4. Rise early to witness a breathtaking sunrise over Halong Bay. The sun's first rays casting a warm glow on the limestone karsts is a sight to behold and a perfect start to the day.

    Get ready for a memorable kayaking adventure in the enchanting Ao Ech area. Paddle through calm waters, explore hidden caves, and marvel at the natural beauty of the bay.

    Halong Bay Ao Ech Area Kayaking
    Kayaking in the Ao Ech Area

    Following a delicious brunch on the cruise, bid farewell to Halong Bay and return to Hanoi.

    At Noi Bai International Airport, you'll catch a domestic flight to Da Nang. Upon landing, your local driver will be waiting to transport you to the charming town of Hoi An, known for its well-preserved ancient architecture and vibrant lantern-lit streets.

    Meal: Brunch

    Accommodation: in Hoi An

  5. Today, you'll get a glimpse of local life and traditions in Hoi An. Start your day by visiting a nearby fishing village. Here, you'll have the opportunity to experience the daily routines of local fishermen. Join in casting fishing nets and navigating a unique basket boat in the calm waters of the river.

    Hoi An Bamboo Basket Boat
    Rowing a distinctive bamboo basket boat

    Return to the historic town of Hoi An, a UNESCO World Heritage site.

    As evening approaches, embark on a memorable culinary journey with a tasting tour that will introduce you to the flavors of Hoi An. Explore local markets and street food stalls to savor regional specialties.

    Conclude your day with a scenic boat trip on the river, where you'll be surrounded by the mesmerizing glow of colorful water lanterns gently floating on the water, creating a magical atmosphere.

    Meal: Breakfast + Lunch

    Accommodation: in Hoi An

  6. After enjoying breakfast at your Hoi An hotel, it's time to continue your adventure in Vietnam.

    Head to Da Nang Airport, where you'll catch a domestic flight to Ho Chi Minh City, also known as Saigon. Upon arrival, your local driver will be ready to transfer you to your hotel.

    The remainder of the day is at your leisure. You can explore the bustling streets of Saigon, relax at your hotel, or embark on your own exploration of this vibrant metropolis.

    Meal: Breakfast

    Accommodation: in Ho Chi Minh City

  7. Today, venture beyond the city limits of Ho Chi Minh City to explore the picturesque Mekong Delta region.

    Drive to Ben Tre, where you'll experience the authentic rural life of the Mekong Delta.

    Begin your adventure with a bike ride around the serene countryside, passing through lush orchards and verdant rice paddies.

    Later, hop on a traditional sampan boat and glide along the winding waterways of the delta. You'll have the chance to visit a local family and taste delicious handmade honey tea while enjoying a traditional folk song performance.

    Vietnam Mekong River Canoe
    Take a traditional sampan boat ride along the winding waterways

    As the day comes to a close, settle into your accommodations in Can Tho, a city renowned for its vibrant floating markets and unique river culture.

    Meal: Breakfast + Lunch

    Accommodation: in Can Tho

  8. Rise early to experience the lively Cai Rang Floating Market, one of the largest and most famous floating markets in the Mekong Delta. Witness the bustling trade as boats laden with fresh produce and goods converge on the water.

    Vietnam Cai Rang Floating Market
    Floating Market in Cai Be

    After exploring the market, return to Ho Chi Minh City for a flight to Bangkok.

    Upon arrival, the rest of the day is yours to enjoy at your own pace. You can unwind at your hotel, explore the local dining scene, or perhaps venture out for some last-minute shopping.

    Meal: Breakfast

    Accommodation: in Bangkok

  9. After breakfast, take a guided tour of Wat Pho, home to the renowned reclining Buddha statue. Marvel at the immense golden figure and explore the temple's serene courtyards.

    Next, discover the opulent beauty of the Grand Palace and the adjacent Temple of the Emerald Buddha. These iconic landmarks are steeped in history and are architectural masterpieces.

    Bangkok Grand Palace
    Grand Palace

    Continue your exploration with a relaxing long-tail boat trip along the Chao Phraya River. Pause at Wat Arun, aka the Temple of Dawn, and admire its intricate design and riverside location.

    After lunch, venture into the bustling streets of Chinatown, where you can immerse yourself in the lively atmosphere, sample delectable street food, and explore vibrant markets.

    Meal: Breakfast + Lunch

    Accommodation: in Bangkok

  10. After breakfast, your driver will pick you up at the hotel and escort you on a flight to Phuket. Upon arrival, the local driver will transfer you to the hotel for rest. You can explore this beautiful place on your own in the remaining time.

    Meal: Breakfast

    Accommodation: in Phuket

  11. Spend the day as you please in the beautiful island of Phuket. You have the option to relax at your hotel, unwind on the stunning beaches, or take part in optional excursions.

    Consider exploring the captivating Phi Phi Islands or the breathtaking landscapes of Phang Nga Bay on organized day trips.

    Meal: Breakfast

    Accommodation: in Phuket

    Phuket Phang Nga Bay
    Phang Nga Bay

  12. Your penultimate day in Phuket is entirely yours to enjoy as you wish. You can continue your exploration of the island, soak up the sun, or indulge in water sports and other activities.

    Take advantage of the serene atmosphere and natural beauty of this tropical paradise.

    Meal: Breakfast

    Accommodation: in Phuket

  13. Today marks the end of your unforgettable journey through Vietnam and Thailand. Spend your final hours in Phuket at your own pace, perhaps with a leisurely breakfast or a last-minute stroll on the beach.

    Your private driver will escort you to Phuket International Airport in accordance with your flight schedule, ensuring a smooth transition for your onward journey. Whether you're heading to your next destination or returning home, your incredible memories of Southeast Asia will stay with you. Safe travels!

    Meal: Breakfast

    Accommodation: N/A

Tour Price ($=USD)

From $2249 P.P, which is based on a private tour for 2 people. The price varies depending on the activity, number of people, travel date, and selected hotel.

Price Includes

  • 13 nights' accommodation;
  • Meals listed in the itinerary;
  • Private air-conditioned vehicle with licensed drivers;
  • Excellent local English-speaking tour guides as mentioned in the itinerary;
  • 1 bottle of water per person per day;
  • Air tickets mentioned in the itinerary;
  • Entrance fees and sightseeing as listed in the itinerary.

Price Excludes

  • International air tickets (Could be assisted).
  • Visa handling fee, visa stamp fee.
  • Any personal expenses.
  • Tipping for guide, driver, bell boy, etc.
  • Services not stated in the itinerary.

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