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10 reasons to visit Vietnam during Tet Festival

by Maeve Nolan @ Backyard Travel

Mid-February marks Vietnam’s most important date – Tet, the New Year’s period. It can be hard getting accurate insider information about Tet celebrations and what happens across the nation during its most festive period. It can be hard figuring out if Tet is a good time to visit Vietnam. Knowing what we know about Tet,

Read 10 reasons to visit Vietnam during Tet Festival on Backyard Travel.

Spending Christmas in Saigon, Vietnam

by fred wilson @ Back of the Bike Tours

Christmas is nearly a month away, and can be trully a magical time in Vietnam (minus the snow). If you decided to spend our favorite holiday in the South of Vietnam, make sure to check out our video on what Xmas is really like like...

Vietnam Tet Holidays 2018

by superuser @ Active Asia

Vietnam will celebrate Tet Holidays (Lunar New Year) from 14 February – 20 February 2018, with the actual New Year celebrated Friday 16 February 2018. To celebrate one of the most important public holidays of the year, locals return to their hometown to enjoy festivities with their family while the ...

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All Inclusive Vietnam Holidays deals & Packages 2018/2019

All Inclusive Vietnam Holidays deals & Packages 2018/2019


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Travel like the First Lady: Tips for Touring China

by admin @ smarTours

In just a few days, the first lady – or, shall we say, first ladies – will depart on a week-long excursion to China. Michele Obama will be taking her daughters, Malia and Sasha, as well as her mother, to Beijing, Xi’an, and Chengdu to learn about the country’s standards and methodologies for education. POTUS […]

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VBH Guide to Vietnamese TET New Year & The Year of the Rooster…

by max @ Vietnam Backpackers' Hostels

2017 represents the Year of the Rooster according to the zodiac. To the Vietnamese, the Rooster is one of the most important animals that govern human life. It’s an essential protein for nourishment but is also often used as an … Continue reading

7 Short Luxury Cruises in Asia that will make you want to set Sail

by Maeve Nolan @ Backyard Travel

Luxury cruises in Asia are an undisputed treat. ‘Throw off the bowlines’ as the Mark Twain quote urges – cast away your ties to ordinary travel and embrace the timeless enchantment of the overwater journey. Cruising is one of our favorite ways to see a country – all the more when it’s aboard an elegant

Read 7 Short Luxury Cruises in Asia that will make you want to set Sail on Backyard Travel.

A guide to Hoi An’s Lantern Festival

by max @ Vietnam Backpackers' Hostels

Hoi An, at any time of the year is stunning but it’s particularly magical during the full moon. The electricity is switched off; the streets are closed off to traffic and the old town is transformed into a fairyland of … Continue reading

Best family holiday destinations

by admin @ Vietnamese Private Tours

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5* Vietnam tour with flights

5* Vietnam tour with flights


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Eight-night tour of Vietnam with five-star hotels, all flights and transfers, multiple excursions and an overnight cruise

33 fun and interesting facts about Thailand that will surprise and delight you

by Maeve Nolan @ Backyard Travel

There’s no denying the myriad attractions of Thailand. Beaches, jungles, cities, spices – this kingdom of intrigue offers endless explorations into culture, nature and history. To help you get to know Thailand a little better, we’ve drawn upon our extensive knowledge of the country to share some of our favorite things about it. You’ll notice

Read 33 fun and interesting facts about Thailand that will surprise and delight you on Backyard Travel.

Fun facts about Hanoi that you may not know…

by max @ Vietnam Backpackers' Hostels

Hanoi translates to “city inside rivers” (there are nine lakes in the city). It’s historic and more formal name is Thang Long, which has a more bad-ass meaning “Ascending Dragon”! Hanoi is over a thousand years old! The city celebrated … Continue reading

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Cambodia Vietnam Trip | Lumle Holidays


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What to Look For in a South African Vacation & Safari

by admin @ smarTours

A trip to South Africa is the vacation of a lifetime, especially if you treat yourself to a safari experience. Tourism has increased substantially in South Africa over the last 20 years since the Apartheid, and the country is now one of the best destinations on earth to visit for its combination of safari and […]

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Top 5 Seafood dishes to try in Vietnam

by fred wilson @ Back of the Bike Tours

We always recommend travelers in Vietnam to definitely try what the locals call “ốc”, which literally means “snails”, though its meaning is actually going out and enjoying seafood, including crabs, shrimps, oyster and yes, snails. However these ốc restaurants usually have only a 5 to 10...

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by system @ CTC Travel - Vietnam

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Vietnam and Cambodia tour | City Guides

Vietnam and Cambodia tour | City Guides


City Guides

The overwhelming image retained by visitors to Vietnam is that of a country blessed with an extraordinary beauty. It’s a mosaic of mist-shrouded mountains, vibrant green forests, a patch-work of rice paddies and pristine white beaches, whilst its villages and cities are custodians of the culture and monuments of a unique 2,000 year old civilisation. Highlights and inclusions See the hauntingly beautiful and inspirational countryside with shimmering rice fields, where buffaloes are tended by farmers adorned with conical hats Visit the Angkor ruins, a UNESCO-listed complex of ancient temples and one of the world’s greatest ancient sites Guided tour of the fascinating Cu-Chi tunnels, the former Vietcong underground stronghold and a poignant reminder of the US-Vietnam conflict Cycle rickshaw tour of Hanoi seeing the Temple of Literature, tree-lined avenues, colonial belle-époque villas Take a leisurely cruise in UNESCO-listed Ha Long Bay aboard a converted Chinese junk Visit to Hue with a guided tour of the Citadel and Forbidden City plus visit the Thien Mu Pagoda and Emperor Tu Duc’s temple Enjoy a full-day trip on the mighty Mekong delta, the world’s 10th-largest river system City tour of Phnom Penh including the Tuol Sleng Museum Return travel from the UK with …

The Best Vegetarian Restaurants in Ho Chi Minh City

by fred wilson @ Back of the Bike Tours

If you are following us on our YouTube Channel (and you should!) you probably would have watched all of our top 5 already. Our goal as always is to provide travelers with the best spots, according to us, for various Vietnamese street food or activities here...

Vietnam Tour Packages | Angkor Wat Tours | smarTours

Vietnam Tour Packages | Angkor Wat Tours | smarTours


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Tour Vietnam, Angkor Wat and Cambodia with smarTours! Book now & discover the best places to visit in Vietnam on your next vacation!

This Fall Is A Perfect Time To Visit Croatia

by admin @ smarTours

Imagine a destination where you could get fantastic coastline views, a nice warm breeze and a little bit of sand between your toes. Croatia is one of the best places to vacation because of its ideal location. The Croatian coast is lined with waterfront properties facing the Adriatic Sea, providing an excellent experience of the […]

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VNDAL

by cindy @ CTC Travel - Vietnam

Title/location: 
Singapore - Ho Chi Minh
Da Lat
Da Lat - Phan Thiet - Mui Ne
Mui Ne - Ho Chi Minh City
Ho Chi Minh - Mekong Delta
Ho Chi Minh City - Singapore
Manage Payment: 
500
Tour Title: 
6Days Dalat / Phan Thiet / Mui Ne + Saigon
Description: 

Warm welcome by our local guide then we embark on a city tour, which bring us first to the Catholic Cathedral of Notre Dame - Completed in 1880 and is said to be on the site of an old pagoda. We also see the architecture of the majestic Post Office - Built during the same time period and featuring two enormous murals depicting maps of Vietnam as it was many decades ago proceeding for our 40-Mins flight to “City of Spring” – Dalat ,built as a vacation retreat for French colonial officials, Dalat still retains a dignified European air together with the presence of distinct hill tribes here, truly gives us a cheery feel of East meets West.

Begin your day with a sumptuous breakfast amidst the cool and crisp mountain fresh air before commencing our tour of Dalat, visiting Langbian Mountain – From the summit of Langbian you will see the Gold and Silver Streamline(The Jeep up to Submit is on personal account). Next, visit Domain De Marie Church and Flower National Park. After lunch, proceed on to the largest waterfall in Dalat - Datanla waterfall. Here, you can also enjoy the roller coaster (personal account) where you can enjoy the fresh air as well as take picture with the wild scenery. Next, we will visit the biggest temple in Dalat - Truc Lam Pagoda, which was also once the summer residence of Vietnam's last emperor, Bao Dai. Overnight at Dalat Hotel.

After a hearty breakfast in hotel, we will proceed to Phan Thiet, located on the south of Cam Ranh Bay and once a part of the Cham kingdom. Phan Thiet is also famous for its locally produced fish sauce and dragon fruits which are exported worldwide. Visit to local fishing village, Phan Thiet Harbour, Whale Temple & Pôshanư Cham Tower will be our highlights of today after lunch. Continuing on to Mui Ne, enjoy a tour of the completely untamed area with a wide colour contrast of sand dunes from dark red to snow white sand, driving along a long stretch road of white sandy beaches with the sea on one side and endless Sand Dunes on the other (Include 1 round of sand boarding per person).

The morning is free at leisure for you to have rest & relax time on the beach. After lunch, we will commence with our journey back to Ho Chi Minh City. If time permits, we will head to Ben Thanh Market for some cheap and good bargain shopping! Proceed back hotel after dinner.

Depart for My Tho. Take the boat ride through the Bao Dinh natural canal, view the stilt houses and the fruit plantation along the river sides. Visit the My Tho wholesale fruit market. Proceed to the Tortoise Island. Enjoy the nice boat ride through the Tan Thach natural canal in Ben Tre, cruise under the shadow of the water coconut trees. Visit the family where you can experience the agricultural lifestyle. Trekking through the fruit plantation in Thoi Son Island, enjoy the rowing boat ride along the creeks before returning to My Tho by motorised boat. End the day with a performance of the famous water puppet show. The Vietnamese traditional art of water puppetry has roots that date back to the 10th century when it originated in the Red River Delta area of northern Vietnam. Overnight at Saigon Hotel

After breakfast at hotel and free for your own activities till transfer to airport for your return flight to Singapore. We hope you have enjoyed your holidays with unforgettable memories travelling with CTC Travel.

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The art of crossing the streets in Vietnam…..

by max @ Vietnam Backpackers' Hostels

Locals or anyone who has lived in Vietnam a long time, who have observed the traffic, will see it as though they are watching a perfectly coordinated ballet performance of people, motorbikes, cars, buses or even the occasional chicken. If … Continue reading

VN6SS

by cindy @ CTC Travel - Vietnam

Title/location: 
Singapore - Danang - Hoi An
Hou An - My Son - Danang
Danang - Bana Hills
Bana Hills - Hu
Hue - Danang
Danang - Singapore
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500
Tour Title: 
6Days Picturesque of Central Vietnamwith Mediacorp Artiste Cavin Soh
Description: 

Assemble at Singapore Changi Airport and fly to Danang, the biggest city in Central Vietnam. Upon arrival transfer to visit Son Tra Penisula with Linh Ung Pagoda, itis located on the hill, with the shape of turtle, then check-in hotel. After dinner at local restaurant stroll through Hoi An night market. All kinds of colorful silk lantern is great for picture opportunities and the small gifts for the people bring back home, overnight at Hoi An.

 

Discover the historic town of Hoi An which used to be a prosperous seaport city during the 16th to 18th centuries. Its sizeable community of foreign merchants resulted in a unique architectural style with Vietnamese, Chinese and Japanese influences. You will have a walking tour in Hoi An to Chinese Assembly Hall & Temples, old houses & Japanese Covered Bridge. Have lunch at local restaurant move to the site of Vietnam’s most extensive Cham remains – MY SON, was once the most important intellectual and religious centre of the kingdom of Cham and may also have served as a burial place for Cham monarchs. My Son enjoys an enchanting setting in a lush jungle valley, overlooked by Cat’s Tooth Mountain (Hon Quap). Dinner at local restaurant . Overnight at Danang.

After breakfast depart for Ba Na Hills, a cool climate all year round with the longest tempter (6000 m) in the world.  Visit the Le Jardin, old wineries, remains of French Villas and Linh Ung pagoda with 27m high Buddha statue. Leave Le Jardin for the second cable car station to visit the top of mountain and see the remains of old villas. Freely conquer the Peak of Chua Mountain at the height of 1,487m. View the whole Da Nang city under the cluster of white clouds. Enjoying games at Fantasy Park. Walking in Fairy Forest, discovering Dinosaur Park, conquering the top with 29m Free-Fall Tower along with modern 3D, 4D, 5D movie system, etc. and over 90 free games will surely bring exciting experiences to the tourists, don’t miss out the  small roller coaster that gives you a great view of the mountain side. Free time to visit and relax at Ba Na hills. Buffet dinner and overnight at hotel in Ba Na Hills.

Morning depart to Hue. Visit the Imperial Citadel with Imperial Enclosure, the grand complex of palaces built by Nguyen Dynasty (the last Dynasty of Vietnam feudalism). Thai Hoa Palace, halls of The Mandarins, and ruins of Forbidden Purple City. The construction was home of the last Dynasty of Vietnam. Dinner at local restaurant.  Cruise tour enjoys Hue traditional music on Perfume River. Overnight at hotel in Hue.

Visit the Citadel for Thien Mu Pagoda.  Visit Tu Duc Mausoleum. Started building from 1864 to 1867, Tu Duc monuments is divided into a Temple Area and a Tomb Area. Lunch at local restaurant. Free shopping at Dong Ba Market. Return to Danang enjoys Gala Dinner at hotel.  Overnight at Danang 

After breakfast, free at leisure till transfer to Danang International airport for departure flight back to Singapore. Hope that you have enjoyed your holiday with CTC TRAVEL!

 

 

If departure on 11May, travel sequence will be as follow:

11May: Singapore  - Da Nang – Son Tra – Da Nang     (L/D)    (MI632 0900/1045)    

12May: Danang – Ba Na Hill                                                  (B/L/D)

13May: Ba Na Hill – Hue                                                        (B/L/D)

14May: Hue – Danang                                                           (B/L/ Gala Dinner)

15May: Danang – My Son – Hoi An                                      (B/L/D)

 

16May: Hoi An – Danang - Singapore                               (B)       (MI631 1135/1520)

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  • Danang Beach–one of the top 6 beaches in the world as rated by Forbes Magazine 
  • Discover the three UNESCO world heritage site – Hoi An Ancient Town, Hue & My Son
  • “One temperate place in the tropical forest” Ba Na Hill, the climate is cool all the year round, enjoy four seasons within a single day.
  • Enjoy over  90 amusement games in Fantasy Park

 Local Traditional Snacks/Cuisines

Hội An: Cao Lầu (Hoi An Special Noodle), Bánh Hoa Hồng (White Rose)

Huế : Nem Lụi (Grilled pork balls); Bánh Bèo (Bloating Fern-shaped cake); Bánh Nậm( Steamed rice pancake with shrimp); Bánh Lọc (Tapioca starch with shrimp); Hến Xúc Bánh Tráng (Baby clams with rice crackers); Bánh Khoái (Hue sizzling crepes)

 

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A Fun Stay At Vietnam Backpacker Hostel: The Downtown Hostel (Hanoi)

by max @ Vietnam Backpackers' Hostels

Written by Huong on Jul 13, 2016 The experience of backpacking through Southeast Asia would not be fulfilling without spending a night at a backpackers’ hostel. Among all the experiences I have had so far in Southeast Asia, one of … Continue reading

Asia's backpacker heavens also offer cheap luxury

Asia's backpacker heavens also offer cheap luxury


Traveller

Cambodia and Vietnam are far from being destinations most suited to backpackers.

The best breakfasts in Ho Chi Minh City

by fred wilson @ Back of the Bike Tours

If you’re like us and got the Vietnamese habit of waking up with the sun and a cup of cà phê sữa đá, you probably have already your favorite Phở or Bánh Mì joint that will help you start the day in ease. For most...

Vietnam Tours, Holidays & Vacations | Lets Go Travel Uganda

Vietnam Tours, Holidays & Vacations | Lets Go Travel Uganda


Lets Go Travel Uganda

Vietnam is a Southeast Asian country on the South China Sea known for its beaches, rivers, Buddhist pagodas and bustling cities. Book a Vietnam Holiday tour

Top 5 Children Activities in Saigon, Vietnam!

by fred wilson @ Back of the Bike Tours

We’re quite proud to say that we had our tours customers aged from 1 to 95 years old, and they all enjoyed it! Though parents are often quite scared to let their children on a motorbike in busy Saigon, we believe that is also a...

Vietnam Tours from Australia | My Adventure Store

Vietnam Tours from Australia | My Adventure Store


My Adventure Travel

Vietnam tours from Australia's most exciting tour agency. Small groups, amazing experiences! Talk to one of our travel experts about tours to Vietnam now.

Dragon Fruit (Pitaya): Health benefits and everything you need to know

by Vietnamese Private Tours @ Vietnamese Private Tours

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Summer Special Offer! The Hanoi to Saigon Buffalo Run

by max @ Vietnam Backpackers' Hostels

  We couldn’t be prouder of our Hanoi to Saigon Buffalo Run. Taking you to everywhere that makes Vietnam so damn great, many years of hard work have gone into designing this adventure. And this summer we are offering an … Continue reading

It’s Mid-Autumn Festival Time… What is it?

by max @ Vietnam Backpackers' Hostels

Today marks the beginning of the Mid-Autumn Festival! Named Têt Trung Thu in Vietnamese, it is also known as the Children’s festival. It is said that name came about, as it’s a way for parents to make up for the … Continue reading

VNDAD

by online @ CTC Travel - Vietnam

Title/location: 
Singapore - Danang - Hoi An - Danang
Hoi An - Hue
Hue - Paradise Cave - Hue
Hue - Son Tra Penisula - Danang
Danang - Singapore
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500
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5D Central Vietnam + paradise cave (Danang - Hoi An - Hue - Paradise Cave)
Description: 

Upon arrive at Danang International Airport, warmly welcome by our guide and transfer to visit Cham Museum, Marble Mountains and Da Nang Beach before proceed to Hoi An old town. Discover the historic town which used to be a prosperous seaport city during the 16th to 18th centuries. Its sizeable community of foreign merchants resulted in a unique architectural style with Vietnamese, Chinese and Japanese influences. You will have a walking tour in Hoi An to Chinese Assembly Hall & Temples, old houses & Japanese Covered Bridge.

 

Begin the day with an excursion to Thanh Ha Pottery village on a boat ride. At every turn you will see the remarkable tenacity of the local people as they work at their craft that has been handed down through generations. Courtyards are lined with hand cut bricks, drying in the accommodating sun. Drive to Hue via Hai Van Pass, passing through many pretty red-tiled villages with fruit orchards, enjoying spectacular views of sky and sea. Enjoy seafood lunch at Lang Co village. Thereafter transfer to visit Imperial Citadel & Imperial Museum - Famously being one of Vietnam’s seven UNESCO World Heritage Sites, the Imperial City of Hue has long been a must-see attraction for tourists visiting a hidden charm of Vietnam. The Imperial City of Hue was actually a walled fortress and palace belonged to the ancient city of Hue. Free for shopping at Dong Ba market which is the biggest commercial center of Hue Province. It stands along the north bank of Huong River, on Tran Hung Dao Street of Hue City and stretches from Trang Tien Bridge to Gia Hoi Bridge. In the evening: Enjoy traditional folk music on boat on Perfume River. Overnight in Hue.

 

Transfer to Paradise Cave. On the way, we stop to visit some of the most famous battle-field in Vietnam War, Ben Hai River, Hien Luong Bridge, lying in the Demilitarized Zone of the Vietnam War. After lunch walking to Paradise cave in the ecological tourist zone of Paradise cave. Is like “The Eden on the earth”. The special stalagmites, stalactites system with sparkling, mysterious beauty, out of human beings imagination. Its spectacular and magical beauty is welcomed visitors to come and enjoy. Return to Hue in the late afternoon.

Boat trip on Perfume River to Thien Mu Pagoda ("Heavenly Lady Pagoda") in Hue is one of the oldest and prettiest religious buildings in the country. Tu Duc or Khai Dinh tomb - Khai Dinh King chose Chau Ngu Mountain to built tomb. The tomb has a combination between modern and traditional architecture. In comparison with those of the preceding emperors, Khai Dinh’ s tomb is much smaller in surface (117m x 48.5m) but it is very elaborate. Then transfer to Da Nang and visit to Son Tra Penisula with Linh Ung Pagoda - is located on the hill, with the shape of turtle.

 

After breakfast, free at leisure till transfer to Danang International airport for departure flight back to Singapore. Hope that you have enjoyed your holiday with CTC TRAVEL!

 

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GV 6 to go, Chinese speaking tour guide Saunova Danang + Bell Maison 4* hotel or similar Non- shopping tour
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None
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1. English/Chinese speaking tour guide service, tipping for guide/driver: USD4/day/pax; Actual sequence of itinerary is subject to change.
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5

Deal Alert: US Cities to Singapore and Vietnam From $469 R/T

Deal Alert: US Cities to Singapore and Vietnam From $469 R/T


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Incredible deals are popping up today from various US cities to Singapore and Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam, with fares starting at just $469 round-trip.

Vietnam Holidays - Holidays to Vietnam 2018 / 2019 - Kuoni

Vietnam Holidays - Holidays to Vietnam 2018 / 2019 - Kuoni


@KuoniTravelUK

Award winning Vietnam holidays - Offering beaches, culture, vibrant cities and tours - ATOL protected - Exceptional service - Find your Amazing in Vietnam - Kuoni

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The Hungry Ghost Festival…What is it??

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Vietnam Tours & Sightseeing | Flight Centre

Vietnam Tours & Sightseeing | Flight Centre


Flight Centre

Choose from a range of Vietnam holiday tours and discover the country's defiant history and lush countryside. You can see it all on a tour of Vietnam.

THE BEST MONTH TO VISIT VIETNAM? SEPTEMBER!

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9-Night Vietnam Tour From $1,273 With Luxury Flights, Hotels & More — Ho Chi Minh To Hanoi

9-Night Vietnam Tour From $1,273 With Luxury Flights, Hotels & More — Ho Chi Minh To Hanoi


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Experience the beauty and culture of Vietnam with this fantastic nine-night trip that will take you from Ho Chi Minh City to Hanoi. Travel with a knowledgable guide through some of the country's most spectacular landscapes and exciting cities. Fly from Boston, Chicago, Los Angeles, New York or San Francisco on 4-star or 5-star airlines.…

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Contiki - Vietnam Highlights

Contiki - Vietnam Highlights


Contiki

Vietnam Highlights is the perfect way for a taste of Vietnam’s best in a short amount of time. Experience the hustle and bustle of Ho Chi Minh City & Hanoi, relax and soak up the rays on a beach in Nha Trang, hit Hoi An by bike & chill out in the amazing scenery of Hue. Later, sit back & discover the amazing limestone formations of Halong Bay aboard a traditional junk boat as you indulge in Vietnam’s coolest spots.

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Singapore - Danang - Hoi An - Danang
Danang - Hue
Hue - Son Tra Penisular - Bana Hill
Ba Na Hill - My Son - Danang
Danang - Singapore
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5D Central Vietnam ( Danang / Hoi An / Hue / Bana Hill )
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Upon arrival at Tan Son Nhat International Airport warmly welcome by our guide and transfer to visit Cham Museum, Marble Mountains and Da Nang Beach before proceed to Hoi An old town. You will have a walking tour in Hoi An to Chinese Assembly Hall & Temples, old houses & Japanese Covered Bridge. Dinner and overnight at Danang.

In the morning drive to Hue via Hai Van Pass (Pass of the Ocean & Clouds), passing through many pretty redtiled villages with fruit orchards, enjoying spectacular views of sky and sea. PM: Visit Imperial Citadel & Imperial Museum - Famously being one of Vietnam’s seven UNESCO World Heritage Sites, the Imperial City of Hue has long been a must-see attraction for tourists visiting a hidden charm of Vietnam. Free for shopping at Dong Ba market. In the evening: Enjoy traditional folk music on boat on Perfume River. Overnight at Hue Hotel.

Boat trip on Perfume River to Thien Mu Pagoda ("Heavenly Lady Pagoda") in Hue is one of the oldest and prettiest religious buildings in the country. Tu Duc (or Khai Dinh tomb), the tomb has a combination between modern and traditional architecture. Then transfer to Da Nang and visit to Son Tra Peninsula with Linh Ung Pagoda – is located on the hill, with the shape of turtle. After that depart for Ba Na Hills well-known as the second Da Lat or Sa Pa in the Central of Viet Nam with the longest telpher (6000 m) in the world. Visit the Le Jardin, old wineries, remains of French Villas and Linh Ung pagoda with 27m high Buddha statue. Leave Le Jardin for the second cable car station to visit the top of mountain and see the remains of old villas. Freely. Conquer the Peak of Chua mountain at the height of 1,487m. View the whole Da nang city under the cluster of white clouds. Enjoying games at Fantasy Park. Overnight in Bana Hill.

Begin the day with an excursion to My Son Holly land of the former Cham Kingdom (the ruins of the former Cham Capital in the 4thcentury). Afternoon you will be taken on a boat ride on the Hoai River to Thanh Ha Pottery village. At every turn you will see the remarkable tenacity of the local people as they work at their craft that has been handed down through generations. Overnight at Danang.

After breakfast, free at leisure. Check out hotel. Our driver will transfer to Danang International airport for departure flight back to Singapore. Hope that you enjoy your holiday with CTC travel.

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Explore Vietnam & Cambodia: 14 nights for £697pp

Explore Vietnam & Cambodia: 14 nights for £697pp


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Explore Vietnam & Cambodia: 14 nights for £697pp – incl. flights, top-reviewed hotels, breakfast & ground transport

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Vietnam Bicycling Tour | VBT Bicycling Vacations


VBT Bicycling and Walking Vacations

Join VBT on Vietnam bike tour with local guides and small groups. Visit local markets - Culinary Tours - Ho chi min city - Chi tunnels.

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Motorcycle tours in Vietnam


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