Southern Beach Holiday in Phan Thiet
16 days from just £2,580 per person
Explore the wonders of Vietnam whilst taking time out to enjoy the soft golden sand and deep blue sea of the luxurious beach resort of Mui Ne.
Hanoi / Halong Bay / Saigon / Phan Thiet
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Depart London Heathrow for direct international economy flight to Hanoi.
Welcome to Hanoi, Vietnam
Upon arrival in Hanoi meet your guide and transfer to hotel for check-in. This evening meet your guide for tour briefing at your hotel before we enjoy our dinner at one of the city's finest restaurants. After dinner enjoy solemn moments of the flag lowering ceremony in Ba Dinh Square.
Accommodation - 5* Sheraton Hanoi Hotel or similar
This morning we tour Hanoi's charming French colonial boulevards and the Embassy Rows by a cyclo ride, visit Ho Chi Minh’s mausoleum, the house on stilts and The One Pillar pagoda. Meet your vehicle and drive to visit the ancient Temple of Literature. In the afternoon we explore Hanoi on foot, walking through the lively Old Quarter, a series of 36 ancient streets where peddlers trade their wares the way they have done for centuries. Visit an old house that’s typical of dwellings in the Old Town in Ma May Street and then walk through Hang Be market to the famed water puppet theatre for an evening show.
NOTE: Ho Chi Minh’s Mausoleum closes from September to November for annual maintenance. Emperor Tours will organize the visit outside during this period.
Hanoi to Halong
Today we journey east to Vietnam's greatest natural wonder, Halong Bay. We board our luxurious boat, spend a full day and night cruising the bay's 3000 magnificent limestone islets. You can challenge yourself with kayaking to a stunning lagoon of Halong Bay.
Accommodation - 5* Victory Star or similar
Halong to Hanoi
In the morning wake up to a beautiful sunrise across the bay as we continue to cruise Halong Bay. After the brunch on board we return to Hanoi.
Hanoi to Saigon
Today we fly to Saigon late in the morning. Afternoon time will be for visiting the city’s architectural highlights such as the Notre Dame Cathedral, French Post Office, Reunification Palace, colonial Dong Khoi boulevard, etc…
Accommodation - 5* Windsor Plaza Hotel or similar
Saigon / Cu Chi Tunnels
We start the day with a drive to Cu Chi amazing tunnel system built by Communist guerillas during the Vietnam War. Return to Saigon for a tasty lunch of "Pho" noodle soup in restaurant "Pho 24" before continuing with China Town.
Saigon / Mekong Delta
Today we enjoy a day trip to My Tho to sample life on the Mekong River. We’ll ride a local boat on the criss-crossing waters of the area to the orchards on Phoenix Island, where local handicrafts and sweets from coconut are being produced. Enjoy fresh seasonal fruits and traditional live music and songs performance and relax under the restaurant’s garden canopy. Take a horse cart ride to a farm to taste some homemade honey-tea and proceed by boat through the small canals and side arms of the river to observe the daily life along the river banks. Later we visit a snake farm.
Saigon to Phan Thiet
After breakfast today we travel by car to the beach resort of Mui Ne, Phan Thiet. Check-in to hotel on arrival. Rest of day at leisure.
Accommodation - 5* Princess D'Annam Resort & Spa or similar
Five days of relaxation on the golden beach of Mui Ne.
Daytime free for last minute shopping and exploration before late evening transfer to the airport for your direct international flight to London Heathrow.
Arrival London Heathrow early morning.
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