2009 Vietnam Grand Adventure:27 day Vietnam Tour

2009 Vietnam Grand Adventure - 27 days

Your 'Grand Adventure' includes Vietnam's best-kept secrets and will introduce you to her people.

Our ‘Vietnam Grand Adventure’ is our most comprehensive journey through Vietnam. Over 27 days you will travel from north to south, experiencing local life up close as we explore hill-tribe villages, stay overnight on Halong Bay, travel on the Reunification Express, become a ‘Hoi An Local for a Day’ and discover the waterways and fruit orchards of the Mekong Delta in depth. All the highlights are covered too – from Hanoi’s colourful Old Quarter to the beaches of Nha Trang, the old French hill station of Dalat and the fantastic markets of Saigon.

Sapa, Hanoi, Mai Chau, Halong Bay, Dong Hoi, Hue, Hoi An, Nha Trang, Dalat, Saigon, Mekong.

Trip grading: ADVENTUROUS Suitable for travellers with a good level of fitness, full and independent mobility; a keen sense of adventure is essential. Prepare for some long road journeys, basic facilities at homestays and plenty of walking.

What's included: 18 nights hotel accommodation, 1overnight train (soft sleeper four-berth shared cabin), 1overnight home-stay , 1overnight boat trip, 1domestic flight, all road transport by air-conditioned vehicles, all sightseeing as specified (excluding entrance fees), Western tour leader (7 or more travellers) and local English-speaking guides throughout, arrival and departure transfers, breakfast daily, 4 lunches and 2 dinners. The 27day option also includes 3 nights hotel accommodation, 2 overnight trains (soft sleeper four-berth shared cabin), breakfast daily, 1lunch and 1dinner..

Tour Leader:
Travel Indochina tour leader based on a minimum of 7 people.

Maximum group size: 15

       

Not Ready to go Home Yet? Did you know you can continue on to Cambodia from Vietnam’s Mekong Delta, heading up the Mekong River to Phnom Penh on an exciting speedboat journey?

Ask our Travellers: “The history, people, beautiful temples, great food; I will never forget it. I am reborn! Simply the best holiday I have ever been on.” Emma Westwood, UK

Responsible Travel: Your ecolodge in the mountains near Sapa, employs people from the local community, and utilises solar power. The location – in a beautiful valley surrounded by terraced mountain sides – is also stunning.

Did you know: Travel Indochina can organise your flights and any additional accommodation. Call us on 1300 138 755 to speak to one of our experts or click here to request a quote.

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Departure dates

Full list

 
  • 02/01/2009 | Available
  • 16/01/2009 | Available
  • 23/01/2009 | Closed
  • 06/02/2009 | Available
  • 20/02/2009 | Available
  • 06/03/2009 | Available
  • 20/03/2009 | Available
  • 03/04/2009 | Available
 
 
 

Itinerary

  • Days 1 to 6       - Sapa
  • Days 7 to 10     - Hanoi & Mai Chau
  • Days 11 to 12   - Halong Bay & Reunification Express
  • Days 13 to 15  - Dong Hoi & Hue
  • Days 16 to 18  - Hoi An
  • Days 19 to 22  - Nha Trang & Dalat
  • Days 23 to 27  - Saigon & Mekong Delta