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Best of Vietnam - G Adventures
15 days

Best of Vietnam

From Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City
Tour Operator:
G Adventures
Max group size:
15
Age range:
12 to 99
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
5575
Private available:
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Highlights

  • Visit the impressive Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum
  • Hike the lush green mountains of Sapa
  • See the Ha Long Bay sunset from your junk boat
  • Get some sand between your toes in Hoi An's beach

Travel, Your Way

Good reasons for travelling privately:

  • Personalise your trip

    Make changes to the itinerary, accommodation, or transport method

  • Increased safety during COVID

    Spend the majority of time amongst your group to reduce exposure to others

  • Travel more exclusively

    Your tour guide can focus all their attention on your group

  • Travel for a special occasion

    Celebrate an important event by only travelling with your friends or family

Itinerary

Start in Hanoi and end in Ho Chi Minh City! With the Discovery tour Best of Vietnam, you have a 15 days tour package taking you through Hanoi, Vietnam and 5 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: Hanoi
  2. Day 2: Hanoi/Lào Cai (1B)
  3. Day 3: Lào Cai/Sa Pá
  4. Day 4: Sa Pá (1B, 1L, 1D)
  5. Day 5: Sa Pá/Hanoi (1B)
  6. Day 6: Hanoi/Ha Long (1L, 1D)
  7. Day 7: Ha Long/Huế (1B, 1L)
  8. Day 8: Huế
  9. Day 9: Huế/Hoi An (1B)
  10. Day 10: Hoi An (1B, 1L)
  11. Day 11: Hoi An (1B)
  12. Day 12: Hoi An/Ho Chi Minh City (1B)
  13. Day 13: Ho Chi Minh City/Mekong Delta (1B, 1D)
  14. Day 14: Mekong Delta/Ho Chi Minh City (1B)
  15. Day 15: Ho Chi Minh City (1B)
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What's Included

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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Meals
  • Additional Services
  • Transport
  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Optional
  • Additional Services

Where You'll Stay

Hotel
Home-stay
Berth / Cabin
Sleeper Train

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Customer Reviews

  • Overall Rating
    Excellent
    4.2
  • Itinerary
    Excellent
    4.6
  • Guide
    Excellent
    4.5
  • Transport
    Excellent
    4.1
  • Accommodation
    Good
    3.9
  • Food
    Excellent
    4.3
  • 4.6
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  • JZ
    · November 20th, 2019
    Excellent trip that took us to see all the key highlights of a Vietnam. It’s a great tour for a traveller’s introduction to the country, with a good mixture of culture, tradition, nature and metropolitan life. The optional activities are great for... Show more
    Trip date: October 2019
  • Best of Vietnam reviewer 2
    · November 20th, 2019
    The tour was good overall, in particular the itinerary for the first part. I would go back anytime in the Northern Vietnam. Central part was also good, but the season was not the best (in November). At the end, the overnight in Mekong delta was honestly... Show more
    Trip date: October 2019
  • AH
    · May 8th, 2019
    Mr Zoom Zoom was amazing - very thoughtful and very organised with great insights and knowledge of all things Vietnam. The Sa Pa trek and home-stay was outstanding. The homes stay hosts were so very genuine and great to stay with. It far out rated the... Show more
    G Adventures commented on this review
    Zoom Zoom is wonderful - thanks for the kind words in your review Andrew.
    Trip date: April 2019
  • CS
    · April 9th, 2019
    While most of this tour was great, I would not recommend G Adventures Best of Vietnam because of the Sapa segment. Twenty-four hours after the tour began, jet-lagged group spent a sleepless (and in one case, nauseated) night on a train that bounced... Show more
    G Adventures commented on this review
    Thanks for the feedback Cynthia, we do appreciate it. Our team will look into this.
    Trip date: March 2019
  • R
    · March 1st, 2019
    Excellent itinerary, nice pace and rhythm to our two weeks. Seems to have included most of the 'places to go in Vietnam' within the two weeks duration. One big negative - our guide failed to mention the cable car as an option whilst in Sepa. We... Show more
    G Adventures commented on this review
    Thanks Robin. Apologies for the confusion around the cable car.
    Trip date: January 2019
  • K
    · December 8th, 2018
    Our first time in Vietnam and it was lovely. Rata was excellent. He was always happy and nothing was to much trouble, he is a brilliant man, he organised everything without a hitch. He interacted excellently with the group and the whole group loved... Show more
    G Adventures commented on this review
    Wonderful - thanks for taking the time here Ken. Our world deserves more you.
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    Trip date: November 2018
  • J
    · November 4th, 2018
    Great, Kim showed us the best of Asia. It was probably the best experience of my life so far.
    G Adventures commented on this review
    Wonderful, thanks Jack!
    Trip date: May 2017
  • Best of Vietnam reviewer 8
    · February 19th, 2018
    The age range was not good I was one of the only for above 60 the rest were 44 and under and I think of tour guide who was wonderful by the way as much as she could be was not able to deal with it and there are some personality problems I loved Vietnam... Show more
    Trip date: February 2018
  • JE
    · June 3rd, 2017
    Pham son tour guide the best Vietnam amazing Your company is lucky to have a person that knows so nmuch local knowledge G Adventure I catered and looked after us from the first moment we booked our tour their service and dedication continued... Show more
    Trip date: January 2016
  • LM
    · May 22nd, 2017
    This was a very enjoyable time where we saw and experienced lots of things we would not have if we had gone on our own. The accommodation was of a good standard and we enjoyed being able to choose our own cafe and food on many occasions. Coming from... Show more
    Trip date: March 2017

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Are the hotels included 3 star?

    Yes the hotels have a 3 star standard.

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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
    Vietnam
    Type B
    Vietnam
    Type C
    Vietnam
    Type E
    Vietnam
    Type F
    Vietnam
    Type G
    Vietnam
  • 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
    • Unfortunately we cannot offer you a visa application service. Whether you need a visa or not depends on your nationality and where you wish to travel. Assuming your home country does not have a visa agreement with the country you're planning to visit, you will need to apply for a visa in advance of your scheduled departure.
    • Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.
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    • Some departure dates and prices may vary and G Adventures will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
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