Vietnam: Caves & Countryside

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Run by: Selective Asia

Reference number: Caves & Countryside

From: £1709.00

Vietnam is such a diverse country and this 16 day itinerary showcases its varied scenery; travelling to the country’s cities and journeying into the countryside.

In just over two weeks you’ll visit the contrasting cities of Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City and the culturally significant towns of Hoi An and Hue. You’ll step away from the cities and travel to the more rural regions of the Mekong Delta, Phong Nha and Ninh Binh, where paddy fields and small villages provide the scenic surroundings and traditional lifestyles prevail. A highlight of the tour for many is a visit to the impressive Phong Nha cave complex that has recently been discovered in the region’s limestone mountains.

Itinerary Overview:

Day 1 - arrive Ho Chi Minh City 

Day 2 - Ho Chi Minh City, 'Old & New' City Tour

Day 3 - Ho Chi Minh City, My Tho, Coco Riverside Lodge, Mekong Delta activities

Day 4 - Coco Riverside Lodge, Mekong Delta activities

Day 5 - Coco Riverside Lodge, Mekong Delta, Ho Chi Minh City, Danang, Hoi An

Day 6 - Hoi An

Day 7 - Hoi An

Day 8 - Hoi An, Hai Van Pass, Hue

Day 9 - Hue, Cycle tour of Imperial City & Citadel, Mausoleums of Emperors Tu Duc and Khai Dinh

Day 10 - Hue, Highway of No Joy, Vinh Moc Tunnels, Dong Hoi, Phong Nha

Day 11 - Phong Nha Ke Bang National Park, Paradise Cave, Dark Cave

Day 12 - Phong Nha, Wet & Dry Caves, Dong Hoi, SE2 train to Ninh Binh

Day 13 - Ninh Binh, Vuon Thi Village

Day 14 - Ninh Binh, Temples of King Dinh & King Le, Phat Diem, Sampan Cruise, But Cave, Hanoi

Day 15 - Hanoi, 'Old & New' City Tour

Day 16 - depart Hanoi

As with all our holidays, we have created lots of free time for you to enjoy as you please. If you would prefer a more ‘complete’ travel programme, we will be happy to oblige. We can also tailor this holiday to meet your exact needs - your holiday, your way.

This trip has no fixed departures but restrictions may apply - check operator website

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