Vietnam Family Adventure

12 days,Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City

Explore Hanoi by cyclo, cruise the peaks in Halong Bay, shop and relax in Hoi An, meet local families in the Mekong Delta, discover bustling Ho Chi Minh City

Gifted with a staggering abundance of flavourful food, fascinating culture, untouched nature, and disarmingly friendly people, Vietnam has more than earned its rep as one of the world’s most popular travel destinations. This fun-focused family trip packs as much of the good stuff into 12 days as humanly possible – including cruising Halong Bay, exploring the Imperial Citadel, museum visits, and even a boat trip to a floating market – yet still offers more than enough time to relax. Don’t forget to pack your smile; you’ll be needing it often here.

What's Included

  • Arrival and departure transfers. Cyclo tour through Old Quarter (Hanoi). Water puppets show. Halong Bay boat trip. Citadel tour in Hue. Cooking Class in Hoi An. City cyclo tour. Mekong Delta boat trip.
  • 11 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 3 dinners. (Allow USD210-275 per person for meals not included.)
  • Hotels (8 nts), homestay (1 nt), sleeper train (1 nt), overnight junk boat (1 nt).
  • Train, bus, plane, cyclo, boat
  • Chief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout, local guides.
  • Small group experience; Max 20, avg 10

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Itinerary Notes

This trip is designed for parents and children to enjoy together. You will be travelling as part of a group of families with other children. The itinerary has been designed with the needs of the whole family in mind. We have given this trip a minimum age for this trip to allow you to be sure that you have the right trip for you and your family. Minimum age of 6 years for this trip. Please see the activities for any specific minimum age requirements.

Day 1 Hanoi (1D)

Arrive at any time. Arrival transfer included.

Day 2 Hanoi (1B)

Guided cyclo tour of Old Quarter, Water Puppet Theatre performance. Optional museum visits, shopping.

Day 3-4 Halong Bay (2B,2L,1D)

Halong Bay cruise, cave visit and island lookout. Seafood lunch and dinner. Overnight train to Hue on Day 4.

Day 5 Hue (1B)

Guided tour of Imperial Citadel. Optional visits to Royal Tombs and Tien Mu Pagoda, countryside motorbike tour.

Day 6-8 Hoi An (3B)

Travel over the Hai Van Pass to Hoi An. Optional activities include cooking school, riverboat trip, bike riding, beach, visit the tailors or My Son ruins.

Day 9 Ho Chi Minh City (1B)

Morning flight from Da Nang (Hoi An) to HCMC. City tour of Central Saigon.

Day 10 Mekong Delta (1B,1D)

Boat trip along Mekong Delta homestay and traditional dinner with local family.

Day 11 Ho Chi Minh City (1B)

Return to Ho Chi Minh City; free afternoon. Option to visit War Remnants Museum, Reunification Palace, and Ben Thanh Market.

Day 12 Ho Chi Minh City (1B)

Included transfer to the airport. Depart at any time.

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