Carefree Travel Exclusive
Explore Vietnam With Local Carefree Travel Clients – 12 Days – Only £2590pp
Includes: Flights From Dublin, Fully Escorted Tour, 4* Accommodation, All Meals, All sightseeing and entrance fees, All tour transportation and transfers, English speaking National Escort or Local Guides
Limited to 28 Places | Don’t Miss Out! | Departing 08th October 2019
£350pp Deposit To Secure Your Place | Call: 028 66 322 116 To Book
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Have limited time but still want to experience Vietnam’s top sights? With this tour you can tick off the highlights with visits to charming Hoi An, historical Hue, spectacular Halong Bay and much more.
• Explore fascinating Saigon • Discover the Cu Chi Tunnels • Drift on the Mekong Delta • Be inspired by charming Hoian • Marvel at Hue’s Imperial Citadel • Wake to a Halong Bay sunrise • Enjoy the Quintessence of Tonkin show
DAYS 1-2 FLY TO SAIGON – Fly overnight to Saigon, Vietnam’s most evocative and largest city. Depending on your time of arrival the rest of the day is yours to start soaking up the local culture.
DAY 3 DISCOVER SAIGON – This morning, contemplate the horrors of guerrilla warfare at the Cu Chi Tunnels before returning to Saigon. See the colonial Notre Dame Cathedral and visit the Central Post Office, the Reunification Palace, and the chilling War Remnants Museum.
DAY 4 MEKONG DELTA – Journey to Ben Tre to take a cruise on the Mekong. Paddle through the maze of palm-lined canals and get a glimpse of daily life on the Mekong Delta.
DAY 5 JOURNEY TO HOI AN – Fly to Danang and transfer to Hoi An. This afternoon take a walking tour of this charming town – a wonderfully laidback and wilfully traditional place, whose streets are a delight to wander.
DAY 6 TRA QUE VILLAGE – Head out into the countryside to Tra Que, a small farming community that supplies many hotels and restaurants in the area with vegetables and herbs.
DAY 7 IMPERIAL HUE – Leave Hoi An for Hue, taking a scenic route over the Hai Van Pass. Visit the UNESCO World Heritage Royal Tomb of Minh Mang, a complex of 40 monuments set in surroundings of gardens and pools. Continue to the old Thien Mu Pagoda before taking a cruise on the Perfume River.
DAY 8 FLY TO HANOI – Fly to Hanoi. Take the afternoon at leisure or start your explorations of Vietnam’s capital.
DAY 9 EXPLORE HANOI – Sightseeing today includes a wander through the Ho Chi Minh Quarter, where you’ll visit Ho Chi Minh’s Mausoleum and the Stilt House set in the gardens of the Presidential Palace. Also visit One Pillar Pagoda and the Confucian Temple of Literature.
DAY 10 HALONG BAY – Stay overnight on a traditionally designed boat on Halong Bay, cruising amongst the karst peaks on the tranquil green waters. A UNESCO World Heritage Site, it isn’t hard to see why it is one of Vietnam’s most popular destinations. A fresh seafood meal is included during your voyage.
DAY 11 QUINTESSENCE OF TONKIN – Return to Hanoi this afternoon and later, attend The Quintessence of Tonkin show, a spectacular open-air performance celebrating the rich history of northern Vietnam.
DAY 12 FLY HANOI TO DUBLIN – Fly to the Dublin, arriving home the same or following day.