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Tour Overview

Traverse the vibrant tapestry of Vietnam and Bali, where ancient traditions intertwine with breathtaking landscapes. Begin in Hanoi, exploring its historic gems before cruising the mystical Halong Bay. Hue unveils its imperial history, leading to Hoi An's culinary delights and Mekong Delta's lively markets. Dive into history at Cu Chi Tunnels in Ho Chi Minh City. Then, Bali enchants with its natural wonders: from serene Seminyak beaches to Nusa Penida's dramatic cliffs. Bali’s Tirta Gangga and serene beaches provide a perfect finale to this unforgettable odyssey, brimming with cultural richness and natural splendor.

Highlights of this tour:

  • Explore Halong Bay's Charm: Sail through emerald waters, discover caves, and relax on secluded beaches on a picturesque Halong Bay cruise.
  • Immerse in Hue's Heritage: Wander ancient streets, explore the Imperial City, and savor Hue's renowned street food, a historical and culinary delight.
  • Culinary Adventure in Hoi An: Experience vibrant markets, attend cooking classes, and indulge in diverse flavors in the food haven of Hoi An.
  • Mekong Delta Discovery: Witness lively floating markets, cruise serene waterways, and explore local culture in the heart of the Mekong Delta.
  • Cu Chi Tunnels Exploration: Delve into history, navigate intricate tunnels, and learn about Vietnam's wartime resilience in the Cu Chi Tunnels.
  • Bali’s Natural Wonders: Discover Bali's hidden gems—visit stunning beaches, swing over cliffs, and witness azure-blue waters from Asah Hill.
  • Nusa Penida's Magnificence: Marvel at Diamond Beach’s beauty, explore Kelingking Beach’s unique cliffs and enjoy the thrill of Bali's Nusa Penida island.
  • Tirta Gangga's Water Gardens: Step into royal splendor, stroll through intricate water gardens and experience tranquility in Bali’s Tirta Gangga.

Day-by-day Itinerary

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  1. Upon your arrival in Hanoi, your guide and driver will warmly welcome you and facilitate your smooth transfer to your hotel. After settling in, take some time to unwind from your journey, adjusting to the new time zone and surroundings at your leisure.

    Meal: N/A

    Accommodation: in Hanoi

  2. Start your day with a hearty breakfast at your hotel before embarking on a scenic 3-hour drive to Halong Bay. Once there, you'll board a traditional junk boat, setting sail through the breathtaking Bai Tu Long Bay.

    Halong Bay Thien Canh Son Cave
    Thien Canh Son Cave

    Marvel at the small islands and emerald waters, and explore the enchanting Thien Canh Son Cave. The day offers plenty of activities, including relaxing on a secluded beach, swimming in the crystal-clear waters, participating in a cooking class on the boat, and trying your hand at squid fishing under the stars.

    Meal: Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner

    Accommodation: On Board

  3. Begin your day with a tranquil moment, sipping coffee while witnessing the sunrise over the bay. Engage in activities like kayaking and diving, immersing yourself in the natural beauty surrounding you. After a delightful brunch on board, bid farewell to Halong Bay and return to Hanoi. The afternoon is yours to explore the city at your own pace.

    Meal: Brunch

    Accommodation: in Hoi An

    Halong Bay Vietnam
    Halong Bay Cruise

  4. Embark on a cultural journey through Hanoi, visiting significant landmarks such as the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, the elegant One Pillar Pagoda, the historic Presidential Palace, and the Temple of Literature, Vietnam's first university.

    Hanoi Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum
    Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum

    In the afternoon, experience the bustling charm of the Old Quarter by Cyclo, sampling delectable local cuisine on a food tour.

    Meal: Breakfast + Lunch

    Accommodation: in Hoi An

  5. After breakfast, take a flight to Hue, a city steeped in history and culture. After checking into your hotel and taking some time to relax, explore the UNESCO World Heritage Site of the Imperial City, a vast complex showcasing Vietnam's rich heritage. Then, take a guided tour of Tu Duc Royal Tomb, also a masterpiece of imperial architecture. On your way back to the hotel, savor the flavors of Hue's renowned street food.

    Meal: Breakfast + Lunch

    Accommodation: in Hue

    Hue Imperial City Vietnam
    Imperial City

  6. Embark on a scenic 5-hour drive to Hoi An, stopping at Da Nang to visit the Cham Sculpture Museum, which houses an impressive collection of Cham artifacts. Arriving in Hoi An, a charming ancient town, take the opportunity to rest and prepare for the adventures ahead.

    Meal: Breakfast

    Accommodation: in Hoi An

    Da Nang Cham Sculpture Museum
    Exquisite sculptures in Cham Sculpture Museum

  7. Immerse yourself in the local culinary scene by visiting a bustling produce market in the morning. Select fresh ingredients for your cooking class at the Red Bridge Cooking School. Under the guidance of skilled chefs, learn the art of Vietnamese cuisine and enjoy the dishes you prepare.

    Meal: Breakfast + Lunch

    Accommodation: in Hoi An

    Vietnam Red Bridge Cooking School
    Learn to make Vietnamese cuisine in Red Bridge Cooking School

  8. Enjoy a leisurely day in Hoi An. Explore the well-preserved Ancient Town, marvel at the iconic Japanese Covered Bridge, or simply unwind on the pristine beaches.

    Meal: Breakfast

    Accommodation: in Hoi An

  9. Take a flight to Can Tho, a city located in the heart of the Mekong Delta. Upon arrival, check into your hotel and enjoy some free time to relax and recharge.

    Meal: Breakfast

    Accommodation: in Can Tho

  10. Embark on a fascinating cruise in the Mekong Delta. Drive to Cai Be and board a traditional sampan boat to explore the intricate waterways. Visit a coconut candy workshop, indulge in a delicious lunch at a local riverside restaurant, and take a leisurely walk before returning to Can Tho.

    Meal: Breakfast + Lunch

    Accommodation: in Can Tho

    Vietnam My Tho Mekong River Boat Trip
    Mekong River Boat Trip

  11. Wake up early to witness the vibrant spectacle of a Floating Market in Can Tho. Observe local vendors and boats laden with fresh produce as they engage in lively trading. After this lively experience, embark on a scenic 4-hour drive to Ho Chi Minh City, a bustling metropolis that perfectly blends tradition and modernity.

    Meal: Breakfast

    Accommodation: in Ho Chi Minh

    Vietnam Can Tho Floating Market
    Can Tho Floating Market

  12. Explore the historic Cu Chi Tunnels, an intricate network of underground passages used by the Viet Cong during the Vietnam War. In the afternoon, enjoy free time to discover the city's vibrant street markets, sample local delicacies, and absorb the lively atmosphere.

    Meal: Breakfast + Lunch

    Accommodation: in Ho Chi Minh

    Cu Chi Tunnels Ho Chi Minh
    Cu Chi Tunnels

  13. Board a flight to Bali, where you'll be transferred directly to your hotel in Seminyak, a vibrant beach resort area known for its stunning beaches, upscale resorts, and lively nightlife.

    Meal: Breakfast

    Accommodation: in Seminyak

  14. Embark on an adventure to Nusa Penida, a picturesque island off the southeast coast of Bali. Take a speedboat ride to the island and explore its natural wonders, including the breathtaking Diamond Beach. Experience the thrill of swinging high above the cliffs and visit the iconic Kelingking Beach, known for its stunning views and unique rock formations.

    Meal: Breakfast

    Accommodation: in Seminyak

    Indonesia Bali Nusa Islands
    Kelingking Beach in Nusa Islands

  15. Discover Bali's natural beauty with a visit to Tirta Gangga, a former royal palace known for its intricate water gardens. Head to Asah Hill for panoramic views of azure-blue waters and lush landscapes. Relax on the serene Virgin Beach, soaking in the sun or enjoying a refreshing swim. Embark on an exhilarating ATV ride across the beach and venture into a local village, where you can observe farmers working in the picturesque rice fields.

    Meal: Breakfast + Lunch

    Accommodation: in Seminyak

    Bali Tirta Gangga Water Palace
    Tirta Gangga Water Palace

  16. Savor your last moments in Bali with some leisure time. Enjoy the amenities of your hotel, take a stroll on the beach, or indulge in any last-minute shopping. Your driver will escort you to the airport for your onward journey or flight back home, marking the end of your unforgettable adventure in Vietnam and Bali. Safe travels!

    Meal: Breakfast

    Accommodation: N/A

Tour Price ($=USD)

From $2589 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

  • 15 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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