Tour Destination:
Ho Chi Minh City - Tay Ninh - Cu Chi Tunnels - Mekong Delta - Dalat - Phan Rang - Nha Trang - Hoi An - My Son - Tra Kieu - Danang - Hue - Hanoi - Hoa Lu - Craft villages - Sapa - Halong Bay
Tour Hightlights:
Stretching over 3200 kilometers in length with countless mountains, rivers, forests, and beaches, this Best of Vietnam Tour will bring your family to the country's three main regions of Ho CHi Minh City, Mekong Delta, Nha Trang, Hoi An, Hue, Hanoi, Halong Bay and Sapa ... to experience all outstanding features ..
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Day 1: Arrival - Ho Chi Minh City
Day 2: Ho Chi Minh City Sightseeing Tour
Day 3: Saigon Tour to Cu Chi Tunnels and Tay Ninh
Day 4: Saigon Tour to Mekong Delta with My Tho + Ben Tre
Day 5: Saigon Tour to Da Lat Sightseeing Tour
Day 6: Da Lat Tour to Phan Rang - Nha Trang
Day 7: Nha Trang Beach Tour
Day 8: Nha Trang - Flight to Da Nang - Hoi An Sightseeing Tour
Day 9: Hoi An Tour to My Son Santuary
Day 10: Hoi An - Da Nang - Hue Ancient Citadel
Day 11: Hue Sightseeing Tour
Day 12: Hue - Flight to Hanoi - City Tour
Day 13: Hanoi Tour to Hoa Lu - Tam Coc
Day 14: Hanoi Tour to Duong Lam Village
Day 15: Hanoi Cooking Class - Night Train to Lao Cai - Sapa
Day 16: Sapa Adventure Trekking Tour
Day 17: Sapa - Train back to Hanoi
Day 18: Hanoi - Halong Bay. Overnight on Cruise
Day 19: Halong Bay - Hanoi
Day 20: Hanoi - Departure

Day 1: BEST OF VIETNAM FAMILY TOURS: Arrival - Ho Chi Minh City Ho Chi Minh City -  Vietnam Family Tours Tours

Arrive in Vietnam's Ho Chi Minh City, our tour guide will accompany you from the airport to your hotel. The rest of the day you are free to enjoy at your leisure.

Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City.


Day 2 : BEST OF VIETNAM FAMILY TOURS: Ho Chi Minh City Sightseeing Tours (B)

A full day tour of the city begins with a visit to the Thien Hau Temple before continuing to the lively Binh Tay Market. See the incredible display of fresh produce on offer and enjoy the eclectic array of goods that are on sale. Tour the FITO museum to learn more about traditional Vietnamese medicine and fascinating treatments used by generations of locals.

After lunch, visit the War Remnants or History Museum and the former Presidential Palace. From there, the Notre Dame Cathedral, Old Saigon Post Office, Dong Khoi Street (formerly Rue Catinat), Continental Hotel, Opera House and City Hall are all a short walk away.

Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City.

Cu Chi Tunnels - Vietnam Family Tours

Day 3: BEST OF VIETNAM FAMILY TOURS: Ho Chi Minh City  - Tay Ninh & Cu Chi Tunnels Sighteeing Tours - Ho Chi Minh City (B,L)

Enjoy a morning drive through typical southern Vietnamese countryside to Tay Ninh Province in the west of Vietnam to visit the Cao Dai Great Temple.

After lunch in a local restaurant, visit the famous Cu Chi Tunnels, an incredible underground tunnel network constructed by Vietnamese resistance fighters during the struggle for independence. You will return to Ho Chi Minh City later in the afternoon.

Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City.


Day 4 : BEST OF VIETNAM FAMILY TOURS: Ho Chi Minh City - Mekong Delta Package Tours - Ho Chi Minh City Travel Packages (B,L)

In the morning, leave Ho Chi Minh City for the Mekong Delta town of Cai Be, where you will board the Cai Be Princess boat for a tour of the Delta. Proceed to visit some local cottage industries before continuing to Dong Phu, Binh Hoa Phuong and Anh Binh; these evergreen islands on the Mekong River combine large networks of meandering rivers, crossed with countless arroyos.

Lunch will await you at a superb colonial style villa located in a quaint village before boarding the boat once again for a tour of the landscapes along the river. After crossing the Co Chien, the boatMekong Delta - Vietnam Family Tours will dock and from where you will head back to Ho Chi Minh City by road.

Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City.


Day 5 : BEST OF VIETNAM FAMILY TOURS: Ho Chi Minh City Package Tours to Dalat - Sightseeing Tours (B)

Transfer to Ho Chi Minh City's domestic airport for your flight to Dalat. Established as a hill station at the beginning of the century, Dalat's French chalets and pine forests are more reminiscent of an alpine village than a town in Southeast Asia. An afternoon of sightseeing in Dalat takes in the art deco former summer residence of Emperor Bao Dai, the old Dalat Railway Station, Xuan Huong Lake, the Central Market and Lam Ty Ni Pagoda where a Buddhist monk, Vien Thuc, produces abstract paintings and writes poetry.

Overnight in Dalat.


Day 6 : BEST OF VIETNAM FAMILY TOURS: Da Lat Sightseeing Tours - Phan Rang - Nha Trang City Tours (B)

Leaving for Nha Trang after breakfast, travel through vivid green rice fields and salt ponds to Nha Trang, where an afternoon tour of the city includes the Po Nagar Cham Towers and Long Son Pagoda with its enormous white Buddha statue.Nha Trang Beach - Vietnam Family Tours

Overnight in  Nha Trang.


Day 7 : BEST OF VIETNAM FAMILY TOURS: Nha Trang Beach Tours (B)

A morning boat trip on Nha Trang Bay visits some of the nearby islands where you will have the opportunity to swim and snorkel in the clear warm waters. After a fresh seafood lunch, return to shore. In the afternoon, explore Nha Trang at your own pace.

Overnight in Nha Trang.


Day 8 : BEST OF VIETNAM FAMILY TOURS: Nha Trang Sightseeing Tours - Hoi An City Tours (B)

Transfer to Nha Trang's domestic airport for your flight to Danang. From here transfer to Hoi An, a major Asian trading port in the 17th and 18th centuries with a relaxed lifestyle that has changed little over the years.

In the afternoon, take a tour of the ancient town centre to visit the homes of former merchants, the 400 year-old Japanese Covered Bridge and the exotic local market.

Overnight in Hoi An. Hoi An Ancient Town - Vietnam family Tours


Day 9 : BEST OF VIETNAM FAMILY TOURS: Hoi An Sightseeing Tours - My Son -Tra Kieu - Hoi An Package Tours (B)

Today there is a half day trip to the capital and religious centre of the former Champa Kingdom, My Son. Set in a lush green valley, dozens of red brick towers and sanctuaries dating from between the 7th and 13th centuries provide a breathtaking site.

On the way back to Hoi An stop to visit Tra Kieu, formerly known as Simhapura or the Lion Citadel, that once stood as the capital of Champa between the 4th and 8th centuries. On returning to Hoi An, the afternoon is free to relax, browse for souvenirs in art galleries and silk shops, or maybe cycle to the nearby Cua Dai Beach.

Overnight in Hoi An.


Day 10 : BEST OF VIETNAM FAMILY TOURS: Hoi An Tours to Danang - Hue City Tours (B)

Leave Hoi An for Hue by road, passing through Danang where you will visit the Cham museum, which holds the finest collection of Cham artwork in the country. After your visit, drive over the Pass of Ocean Clouds before dropping down to the wonderfully photogenic fishing village of Lang Co. Then, you will reach Hue, the former imperial capital of Vietnam, to visit the ancientThien Mu Pagoda in Hue - Vietnam family Tours Forbidden City from where the Nguyen Dynasty ruled between 1802 and 1945.

Overnight in Hue.


Day 11 : BEST OF VIETNAM FAMILY TOURS: Hue Daily Tours (B)

After breakfast, visit the Imperial Citadel where the Nguyen Dynasty ruled between 1802 and 1945. After exploring the ruins of this wonderful monument take a cyclo through the 'Old City' to Tinh Tam Lake. Drive onto Thien Mu Pagoda, constructed in 1601, and observe the 21-meter tall tower, the centrepiece of the pagoda.

In the afternoon see the tomb of the former emperor Minh Mang which is located in a tranquil setting of gardens and ponds.

If time permits pass by the city's vibrant Dong Ba Market.

Overnight Hue.


Day 12 : BEST OF VIETNAM FAMILY TOUR: Hue Package Tours - Hanoi City Tours (B)

Transfer to Hue's airport for the short flight to Hanoi. Explore Vietnam's capital by an escorted, full-day city tour. Tree-lined boulevards, French colonial architecture, peaceful lakes and oriental temples make for a unique blend of east and west in this beautiful city. The tour includes such sites as Ho Chi Minh's Mausoleum, the One Pillar Pagoda, the Fine Arts Museum and the Temple of Literature. At the end of the afternoon visit Hanoi's Old Quarter also known as the '36Conicals Hats Made in Hue - Vietnam Family Tours streets'. Take a walking tour through charming Hang Be Market and around Hoan Kiem Lake. This evening, enjoy a traditional Vietnamese water puppet show with traditional music. (subject to availability)

Finish the day with a Water Puppet show. This is a uniquely northern Vietnamese art form depicting scenes from rural life and episodes of national history.

Overnight Hanoi.


Day 13 : BEST OF VIETNAM FAMILY TOURS: Hanoi Sightseeing Tours - Hoa Lu Travel Pacakges - Hanoi (B,L)

Leave Hanoi for rural northern Vietnam and the site of the county's first capital, Hoa Lu. After visiting the two remaining sanctuaries of the ancient citadel, take a sampan (traditional boat) on the river through rice paddies to the grottoes of the sacred Tam Coc Caves. Enormous limestone karsts jut out from the green rice fields giving rise to this place's other name, 'Halong on Land'.

Overnight, Hanoi.


Day 14 : BEST OF VIETNAM FAMILY TOURS: Hanoi Day Tours to Duong Lam  (B,L)

Today immerse yourself in ancient Vietnamese culture with an excursion to Duong Lam, one of the country's few remaining ancient villages.  Explore houses over 400 years old, wander the village's narrow alleyways, visit local temples, and most interesting of all, chat with friendlyDuong Lam Ancient Village  - Vietnam Family Tours locals.

Enjoy a local style meal for lunch in a 100-year old house.

After your lunch, continue driving to Mia Pagoda (another hamlet of Duong Lam), built in the 15th century, then, visit Ngo Quyen temple and Phung Hung temple, places dedicated to two national heroes - Ngo Quyen and Phung Hung.

In the afternoon return to Hanoi.

Overnight in Hanoi.


Day 15: BEST OF VIETNAM FAMILY TOUR: Hanoi Cooking Class - Lao Cai - Sapa Travel Package Adventure Tours (B,L)

A special cooking class is prepared for you in the morning. Start with a visit to a local market accompanied by a chef to learn about Vietnamese ingredients and cuisine, followed by a cooking demonstration. After the class lunch is served so you can sample all the different dishes prepared during the demonstration.

Rest of the afternoon at leisure.

This evening transfer to Hanoi Train Station for the overnight train to Lao Cai, the gateway to Sapa.Sapa Trains - Vietnam Family Tours

Overnight on the train.


Day 16 : BEST OF VIETNAM FAMILY TOUR: Sapa Trekking Adventure Tours (B,L)

You will arrive at Lao Cai train station in the early morning. From Lao Cai the road winds up the terraced hillsides to Sapa, a former French hill resort and home to some of Vietnam's most diverse ethnic groups.

On arrival in Sapa, you will be transferred to your hotel for breakfast and the chance to freshen up. A morning walking tour of Sapa visits the busy market, whilst the afternoon visit features some nearby hill tribe villages.

Overnight in Sapa.


Day 17 : BEST OF VIETNAM FAMILY TOURS: Sapa Adventure Tours - Train to Hanoi  (B)

In the morning enjoy a light trek to discover Sapa's lesser-known areas. Have the chance to enjoy the breathtaking scenery of mountain rice terraces, waterfalls and buffalo at work. Crossing rivers by suspended bridges you will witness people toiling the fields in Vietnam's traditional way before a free afternoon discover Sapa by yourself. Return to Lao Cai for the onward journey backSapa's Mountains and Valleys - Vietnam Family Tours to Hanoi by overnight train.

Overnight on the train.


Day 18 : BEST OF VIETNAM FAMILY TOURS: Hanoi Tours To Halong Bay - Cruise Tours (B,L,D)

On arrival at Hanoi train station, you will be served breakfast before heading to Halong Bay. Enjoy the great scenery of the surrounding farmlands of the Red River Delta including rice fields, water buffalo and everyday Vietnamese village life.

On arrival in Halong, you will board the luxury cruise, a fantastic replica of a steamer that navigated Halong Bay's shallow waters a century ago. Halong Bay covers an area of 1,500 km over which thousands of limestone islands and grottoes rise from the clear emerald waters of the Gulf of Bac Bo. Climbing the steps up to the top of Titop islet will enable you to see breathtaking views over the entire bay. If you prefer kayaking, bathing or simply soaking in the sun then feel free to do so with a massage service and bar available on board. At night, the boat anchors away from the crowds at the Bay, enabling you to enjoy the quietness and romance of the region under the stars!

Overnight onboard a junk boatCruise in Halong Bay - Vietnam Family Tours


Day 19 : BEST OF VIETNAM FAMILY TOURS: Halong Bay Cruise Tours - Hanoi Travel Packages (B)

After a night on board, wake up early and see daylight filtering through the mist and towering rock formations, leaving you with a dream-like memory of your visit to Halong Bay. Enjoy a breakfast and perhaps join a Tai Chi class on the boat's deck before disembarking and heading back to Hanoi in the early afternoon. Finally, visit Tran Quoc pagoda and Quan Thanh temple, two famous Hanoi landmarks. A car will be available in the afternoon if you wish to take in some of Hanoi's boutique shops.

Overnight in Hanoi.


Day 20 : BEST OF VIETNAM FAMILY TOURS: Hanoi - Departure (B)

Today is departure day. Enjoy some free time for last purchases or simply relax before the transfer to Hanoi's Noi Bai Airport and your onward flight.

Rocky Islands in Halong bay - Vietnam Family tours


* Our Absolute Vietnam Tour tariffs Include:

    + Accommodation with daily breakfast at selected hotels.
    + Tours, transfers and all services as mentioned in the itinerary.
    + Services of a driver and Private air-conditioned vehicles during all tours and transfers.
    + Services of an English speaking guide during all tours and transfers.
    + Entrance fees for all sights visited.
    + Camera and video cameras fees if applicable
    + Lunch or dinner if mentioned in itinerary with (L,D)


* Our Absolute Vietnam Tour tariffs do not Include:

    International flights to and from Vietnam
    International Airfare

    Vietnam visa arrangement (Visa is compulsory and must be arranged in advance) Meals other than those mentioned above
    Domestic flights and taxes: Ho Chi Minh City-Dalat; Nha Trang-Danang; Hue-Hanoi
    All other services which are not mentioned above.
    Personal expenses are such as laundry, telephone, drinks etc...
    Tips for guide & porters
    Travel insurance



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