4.8
12 reviews
Best of Vietnam - Intrepid Travel
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Best of Vietnam

20 days
4.8
(12)
From Ho Chi Minh City to Hanoi
Tour Operator:
Intrepid Travel
Max group size:
12
Age range:
15 to 99
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
1839
Hygiene Measures:
Included
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US $2,522
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Highlights

  • Visit one of the most important sites in Ho Chi Minh City, the famous Cu Chi Tunnels
  • Travel south by private bus for about three hours to Cai Be
  • Take a boat to explore the nearby islands of Nha Trang
  • Go by bus to Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park
  • Make your way to the peaceful town of Mai Chau
  • Drive to Bai Chay Harbour towards the famous world heritage site of Halong Bay

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Itinerary

Start in Ho Chi Minh City and end in Hanoi! With the In-depth Cultural tour Best of Vietnam, you have a 20 days tour package taking you through Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam and 9 other destinations in Vietnam. Best of Vietnam includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Ho Chi Minh City
  2. Day 2: Ho Chi Minh City
  3. Day 3: Mekong Delta Homestay
  4. Day 4: Ho Chi Minh City
  5. Day 5: Dalat
  6. Day 6: Dalat
  7. Day 7: Phan Rang
  8. Day 8: Phan Rang / Overnight train
  9. Day 9: Hoi An
  10. Day 10: Hoi An
  11. Day 11: Hue
  12. Day 12: Hue
  13. Day 13: Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park
  14. Day 14: Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park / Overnight train
  15. Day 15: Hanoi
  16. Day 16: Da Bac
  17. Day 17: Hanoi
  18. Day 18: Halong Bay
  19. Day 19: Hanoi
  20. Day 20: Hanoi
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What's Included

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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • COVID-19 Health & Safety Measures
  • Meals
  • Additional Services
  • Transport
  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Optional
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Where You'll Stay

Hotel
15 nights
Home-stay
2 nights
Berth / Cabin
1 night
Sleeper Train
1 night

Customer Reviews

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    Excellent
    4.8
  • Guide
    Excellent
    5.0
  • Transport
    Excellent
    4.8
  • Accommodation
    Excellent
    4.5
  • Food
    Excellent
    5.0
  • 4.6
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  • A
    · September 18th, 2019
    I was very impressed with our group leader.She was very passionate about showing the group her country and also spending extra time with us As a group.
    Trip date: January 2019
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  • A
    · September 18th, 2019
    Well rounded trip,getting to meet the locals and experience how they live. Had a great guide who was very informed and was able to provide great insight for all the areas we travelled to.
    Trip date: January 2019
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  • A
    · September 18th, 2019
    Our guide Nga was the greatest.
    Trip date: January 2019
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  • A
    · September 18th, 2019
    Variety of activities, great experiences and an amazing tour leader.
    Trip date: January 2019
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  • A
    · September 18th, 2019
    I love intrepid because it makes traveling so easy. They take care of all the small aspects of traveling that can be hard to do in a foreign country such as transportation, language translation, meals, and safety. I felt like having a native Vietnamese... Show more
    Trip date: December 2018
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  • A
    · September 18th, 2019
    Good experience of the country
    Trip date: December 2018
    Review collected by Intrepid Travel
  • A
    · September 18th, 2019
    Trip was packed with adventures and well organized!Our tour leader, Tan, was attentive, knowledgeable and helpful in all ways.Good value and we saw and did many varied activities.
    Trip date: December 2018
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  • A
    · September 18th, 2019
    The locations covered on the trip were well planned. The tour guide provided by intrepid was very attentive and knowledgeable. This in combination with hitting the key locations of Vietnam make for a fantastic trip.
    Trip date: December 2018
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  • A
    · September 18th, 2019
    Our guide had excellent knowledge of each location we went to and was able to assist us with anything we need. The trip wasn’t rushed it to slow we had a great time.
    Trip date: December 2018
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  • Best of Vietnam reviewer 10
    · March 26th, 2015
    Had the most absolutely fantastic time, the Intrepid guide made it even better with his vast knowledge of everything. Very educational, exciting, informative, different, just wonderful. Thank you Intrepid
    Trip date: March 2015

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20 days
Best of Vietnam
From Ho Chi Minh City to Hanoi
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Good to Know

  • Currency
    Dong
    Vietnam
  • Plugs & Adapters

    As a traveller from USA, Canada you will need an adaptor for types C, E, F, G. As a traveller from England you will need an adaptor for types A, B, C, E, F. As a traveller from Australia, New Zealand, South Africa you will need an adaptor for types A, B, C, E, F, G.

    Type A
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    Type B
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    Type C
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  • Vaccines
    • These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
    • Typhoid - Recommended for Vietnam. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Hepatitis A - Recommended for Vietnam. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Cholera - Recommended for Vietnam. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Tuberculosis - Recommended for Vietnam. Ideally 3 months before travel.
    • Hepatitis B - Recommended for Vietnam. Ideally 2 months before travel.
    • Rabies - Recommended for Vietnam. Ideally 1 month before travel.
    • Yellow fever - Certificate of vaccination required if arriving from an area with a risk of yellow fever transmission for Vietnam. Ideally 10 days before travel.
    • Japanese B encephalitis - Recommended for Vietnam. Ideally 1 month before travel.
  • Visa
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