4.8
1,424 reviews
Vietnam Intro 12 Day - INTRO Travel

Vietnam Intro 12 Day

12 days
4.8
(1,424)
From Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City
Tour Operator:
INTRO Travel
Max group size:
20
Age range:
18 to 45
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
91474
Hygiene Measures:
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Highlights

  • An amazing itinerary with all activities included
  • Explore Hanoi by Rickshaw
  • Sail the magical Ha Long Bay
  • Stay overnight on your own private Island
  • Learn to cook delicious Vietnamese food
  • Experience local life
  • Mekong Delta & Cu Chi Tunnels

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Itinerary

Start in Hanoi and end in Ho Chi Minh City! With the In-depth Cultural tour Vietnam Intro 12 Day, you have a 12 days tour package taking you through Hanoi, Vietnam and 5 other destinations in Vietnam. Vietnam Intro 12 Day includes accommodationin a hoteland hostel as well as flights, an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Vietnam Intro Begins!
  2. Day 2: Discover Hanoi
  3. Day 3: Ha Long Bay Overnight Boat
  4. Day 4: Ha Long Bay Private Island Stay
  5. Day 5: Ha Long Bay & Ninh Binh Homestay
  6. Day 6: Ninh Binh & Overnight Train
  7. Day 7: Arrive in Hoi An
  8. Day 8: Hoi An, Basket Boat Tour with Crab Fishing & Cooking Class
  9. Day 9: Fly to Ho Chi Minh City
  10. Day 10: Mekong Delta
  11. Day 11: Cu Chi Tunnels
  12. Day 12: Check Out and Onward Travel
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  • Accommodation
  • Flights
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  • COVID-19 Health & Safety Measures
  • Meals
  • Additional Services
  • Transport
  • Insurance
  • Optional
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  • Overall Rating
    Excellent
    4.8
  • Itinerary
    Excellent
    4.8
  • Guide
    Excellent
    5.0
  • Transport
    Excellent
    4.7
  • Accommodation
    Excellent
    4.7
  • Food
    Excellent
    4.5
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  • Vietnam Intro 12 Day reviewer 1
    · April 17th, 2020
    Had the most amazing time on this tour, was so much fun and enjoyed every single activity we did, can’t fault it. Our tour was effected by Corona sadly but neither Intro nor our tour leader let that affect us, by changing our activities and even... Show more
    INTRO Travel commented on this review
    Hey Charlotte, Thank you so much for your review, I am so glad you had a good time in Vietnam with your group! I'm glad despite the changes due to COVID you still enjoyed your time and had a great experience :) We can't wait to have you join us again... Show more
    Trip date: March 2020
  • SW
    · March 16th, 2020
    Vietnam was never on my list of places to visit, however, after speaking to people who had previously done this tour with Intro and spoke extremely highly of it. I am so glad I took their advice and booked! A great itinerary with all of the key places... Show more
    INTRO Travel commented on this review
    Thanks for the review Sophie! Great to hear you had such a good time with Kayla & Kelly and we're also glad you took the advice ;) Thanks again, INTRO Crew x
    Trip date: March 2020
  • D
    · March 13th, 2020
    Really well planned tour, everything went smoothly and I really enjoyed myself. Kelly and her seemingly always happy attitude towards everything, made the tour that much more enjoyable. Kayla added her Ozzie flare to the trip and showed off her iconic... Show more
    INTRO Travel commented on this review
    Hi Daniel, Amazing!! Thank you so much for the review :) It is so good to hear you had such a good time in Vietnam with your group and that you enjoyed Kayla's Ozzie flare and dance moves! We love that Kelly kept things running smoothly and helped you... Show more
    Trip date: March 2020
  • HS
    · March 12th, 2020
    I have literally had such an amazing time I did not want it to end! I was greeted by Anna from Intro Travel who is so friendly, chatty and helpful! This tour has had such a great balance of country side, travelling between and city’s. Another great... Show more
    INTRO Travel commented on this review
    Thanks for this review Hannah! Love hearing that you enjoyed the trip so much and great to hear that we'll be seeing you on another one soon! :D Thanks again, INTRO Crew x
    Trip date: February 2020
  • M
    · March 11th, 2020
    My trip to Vietnam through intro travel has to be one of the most amazing trips I have been on during my gap year. There are many reasons for this starting from the tour leaders, the locations and the food. The most memorable part of the trip was the... Show more
    INTRO Travel commented on this review
    Hey Molly! Thanks for the review and we love the photos :) I am so glad to hear you had such a great time in Vietnam with Kelly, Kayla and the rest of your group! We cannot wait for you to join us again for another adventure soon! Cheers, INTRO... Show more
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    Trip date: March 2020
  • AM
    · March 10th, 2020
    I did the 12 day Vietnam intro tour and I can honestly say it was worth every penny! There was a great mix of activities and chill time, I found the balance really good. I was lucky to have Anna as my group leader who was amazing, she is a genuinely... Show more
    INTRO Travel commented on this review
    Thank you so much for this review Amy! It is so great you enjoyed your time with Anna and the rest of your group in Vietnam :) We loved showing this beautiful country to you and look forward to showing you many more soon! Cheers, INTRO Travel Crew xx
    Trip date: March 2020
  • C
    · March 9th, 2020
    The trip was excellently organised both before and during the trip. It was a nice mix of city, beach, culture and history with a balance of activities and time to relax. The group was lovely and we have become great friends. Our leader Anna was great... Show more
    INTRO Travel commented on this review
    Hey Charlotte, Thank you for the review! We are so happy you enjoyed your time in Vietnam with us :) We can't wait to have you join us again soon! Cheers, INTRO Travel Crew xx
    Trip date: March 2020
  • GO
    · March 4th, 2020
    Had an amazing time on this tour with Morgan! Such a brilliant variety of activities and you see so much of Vietnam. Brilliant accommodation, absolutely loved Freedom Island, Hoi An & Ninh Bình. Highly recommend this tour!! Great value for money too.... Show more
    INTRO Travel commented on this review
    Hey Grainne, Thanks for the review! I am so glad you had a great time in Vietnam with Morgan and the rest of your group :) We can't wait to show you some more amazing trips soon! Cheers, INTRO Travel Crew xx
    Trip date: February 2020
  • Vietnam Intro 12 Day reviewer 9
    · March 4th, 2020
    I had such a lovely time!! Morgan our tour leader was so friendly and made the whole experience 10x more fun!! I loved freedom island
    INTRO Travel commented on this review
    Thanks for the review Ellie! It's so great to hear you had a good time :) Can't wait to have you join us again soon! Cheers, INTRO Travel Crew xx
    Trip date: February 2020
  • C
    · March 4th, 2020
    Had the best 12 days in Vietnam. Our guide Morgan Georg made it amazing for us. She took us to all the best restaurants and tasted some amazing food. Met some amazing people on the trip and we all loved it and got along so well. Morgan made everything... Show more
    INTRO Travel commented on this review
    Hiya Cora! Thank you for the review :) It's so great to know that you enjoyed your time with Morgan and the rest of your group in Vietnam! We love the bike tour through Ninh Binh too! We are so excited to have you join us again for another amazing... Show more
    Trip date: February 2020

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Vietnam Intro 12 Day
From Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City
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Frequently Asked Questions

    • When and where does the tour end?

      The tour will end after breakfast on the last day of the tour at Ailen Garden Hotel in Ho Chi Minh city. Now that your amazing 12-day adventure has come to an end, you can either check-out and make your way back home, stay on longer in Vietnam or continue your travels with the new friends you’ve made!
      Please be aware the hotel is subject to change until your final documents are released.

    • What are the optional excursions?

      This tour does not offer any optional excursions, as the itinerary is already packed with inclusions!

    • When and where does the tour start?

      The tour will start by being picked up from Hanoi airport and you will be taken to 'Cocoon Inn' hostel. As day 1 is an arrivals day you can arrive at any time and you will then have plenty of time to recover from your flight, chill out and then meet your fellow travellers in the evening.

    • Do you arrange airport transfers?

      An airport arrival transfer is included in the price of the tour, please contact us once you have confirmed booking so we can organise this for you through Intro Travel.
      A departure transfer is not included in the price of the tour however you can book this whilst on the tour with your tour guide.

    • Can you assist with booking additional accommodation?

      Of course, we can! Once you have a confirmed booking on this tour, we can request additional accommodation for you with the tour operator.

    • What is the age range?

      The age range for this tour is from 18 to 39 years old. This means that children under the age of 18 are not eligible to participate in this tour due to the nature of the tour and the included activities.

    • Is there a hotel list available?

      All accommodations are subject to change until 4-6 weeks before the departure date. After the booking is made you will be issued your final trip documents with your specific accommodation details. This is a list of accommodations that they typically stay at, but please be advised that they are subject to change:

      Hanoi - Cocoon Inn
      Ha Long Bay - Overnight boat
      Ha Long Bay - Mixed dorm on a private island
      Ninh Binh - Local homestay
      Hoi An - Thanh Binh Hotel 2
      Ho Chi Minh City - Ailen Garden Hotel
      Mekong Delta - Hotel in Mekong Delta

      Hopefully, this list will give you a better idea of what kind of accommodation you can expect while on tour.

    • Do I need a visa?

      As a tour booking website, TourRadar cannot organise visas for you on your behalf as the visa requirements are regularly being updated and vary for the nationality of one traveller to the next. It is for this reason that we recommend checking with your local embassy or consulate website for the latest up to date information.

    • I'm a solo traveller, is there a single supplement?

      A single supplement is available for this tour upon request, however, it is subject to availability and is paid locally. Contact our Customer Support team for more information.

    • What are the inclusions of the tour price?

      This tour is fantastic value for money due to the number of activities, meals and transport included, to see all the inclusions on the tour please click 'What's Included' on the main tour page.

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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.
    • Payment information
      • For any tour departing before January 8th, 2022 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after January 8th, 2022, a minimum payment of 25% is required to confirm your booking with INTRO Travel. The final payment will be automatically charged to your credit card on the designated due date. The final payment of the remaining balance is required at least 35 days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
      • Some departure dates and prices may vary and INTRO Travel will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
      • The following cards are accepted for "INTRO Travel" tours: Visa, Maestro, Mastercard, American Express or PayPal. TourRadar does NOT charge you an extra fee for using any of these payment methods.
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      Some tours are not suitable for mobility-restricted traveller, however, some operators may be able to accommodate special requests. For any enquiries, you can contact our customer support team, who are ready and waiting to help you.

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