From the shimmering rice terraces and lofty peaks of the north, down to the rich soils and swaying palms of the south, Vietnam is a country of epic beauty and unique heritage. You can’t experience the Vietnam of today without confronting its harrowing past – this is a country that has emerged from the ashes of war to become one of Asia’s most enchanting destinations; and it is easy to see why. The sublime sight of Halong Bay, the miles of sandy beaches, the imperial heritage, its vibrant cities and friendly locals truly earn Vietnam its ‘compelling’ status. And we haven’t even mentioned the amazing cuisine yet, best experienced freshly-made from a street stall…
Relish Vietnam’s distinct and energetic character as you journey from Saigon in the south up to Hanoi in the north. Explore the country’s turbulent past, meet the friendly, resilient locals, and get lost in spectacular panoramas on this two-week tour of discovery.
Appreciate the very best of Vietnam’s wealth of wonderful sights with a leisurely itinerary that takes you from the verdant Mekong Delta and booming Saigon in the south to graceful Hanoi and magnificent Halong Bay in the north with captivating landscapes and rich heritage in between.
One of our most popular tours, take a voyage of discovery from the breath-taking majesty of the temples of Angkor, through to the spectacular natural grandeur of Halong Bay, experiencing all manner of delights en route.
Time difference: GMT +7 hours
Flight time: Approx. 11 hours
Visa required: Yes, for stays over 15 days
Recommended airlines: Vietnam Airlines, Thai Airways, Cathay Pacific, Malaysia Airlines, Singapore Airlines, Emirates, Etihad Airways, Qatar Airways
A delightful town with a laidback character, Hoi An exudes an old-world charm that’s not to be missed!
Cruising Halong Bay
Drift on emerald waters amongst soaring limestone peaks and islands, taking in the inspirational views.
Covered with paddy fields and criss-crossed with waterways, the Mekong Delta is one-of-a-kind.
Walk amongst Sapa’s spectacular rice terraces to meet members of the colourful minority hilltribe communities.
The perfect mix of colonial elegance and modernity, Hanoi is one cosmopolitan capital city.
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