Vietnam Private Family Tour

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Vietnam Private Family Tour
Price from :  $1290

Style : Private Tour
Duration : 16 days/15 nights
Tour Route : Hanoi-Sapa-Halong-Hue-Nha Trang-Saigon

For this Vietnam Private Family Tour, we will start from Hanoi city, exploring its elegance, cultural charm and fun places including museums and water puppet theatre. In Halong Bay, we cruise through beautiful sceneries, grottoes and fishing village before stopping in a cool bay for kayaking. Sapa is the world of difference, with mountains, valleys and waterfalls and most interesting of all the colorful ethnic groups. Kids and parents will trek through stunning valleys and a suspension bridge to enjoy magnificent mountains and valley.

 

In the central region, we explore the cultural complex of Hue, the World Heritage. Then visit Da Nang and Hoi An, the great places which are beautiful and family suitable, with their own characters, beaches and friendly locals. Further to the South is Nha Trang where we enjoy gorgeous beach life.

 

In the busy and bustling Saigon, we visit its key historic sites including Reunification Palace, War Remnants Museum and the fascinating Notre Dame Cathedral. We will get stunned at the Chu Chi Tunnels and the colorful temple of Cao Dai. We enjoy a river boat cruise through densely connected network of rivers and canals in the Mekong Delta, passing through colorful floating markets and orchards. The ultimate goal of the trip is to create a great chance for children as well as parent to experience Vietnamese culture, wonders, food, lifestyle and friendly ethnic minorities.

 

Highlights:

-       Getting to know Hanoi’s rich cultural and historical values: its past and presence

-       Boat Cruise through the limestone karsts of UNESCO World Heritage-listed Halong Bay

-       Enjoying the magnificent Sapa landscape and colourful tribal villages

-       Embracing local ways of life in Hue city and exploring Emperors’ tombs

-       Feeling the past through ancient town of Hoi An: its unique architecture, art, silks

-       Exploring the paradise Nha Trang beach and a wooden boat cruise in the bay

-       Appreciating the bustling city of Saigon and seeing Saigon War Remnants Museum

-       Trying to live on floating communities on the Mekong River

Day 1 : Hanoi Arrival from Australia

Your connecting flight lands at Noi Bai International Airport. Our private car and tour guide will come and pick you up, transfer to the hotel right in the Old Quarter of Hanoi. Depending on your arrival time we will design appropriate short tour for the day including a walking tour of the Old Quarters, enjoying a water puppet performance, or a street food tour close to the heart of Hanoi. Kids and parents will be equally delighted! Overnight in Hanoi.

 

Day 2 : Hanoi Elegance (Breakfast, Lunch)

Today we will explore key attractions of Hanoi. In the morning, we drive to Ho Chi Minh complex, spend a couple of hours to visit Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum and museum. We walk to the One Pillar Pagoda, the iconic Buddhist temple of Vietnam. We continue to the Temple of Literature originally built as a temple of Confucius. This is the site of the Vietnam first university dating back to 1070. The Temple highlights the importance of education. Have lunch in a famous local restaurant. In the afternoon, we visit the Museum of ethnology, the most interesting museum in Vietnam, showing the diverse cultures of 54 ethnic groups in the country. Let your kid explore Vietnam cultural values; play with sample huts and outdoor playground there. Overnight in Hanoi.

 

Day 3 : Halong Bay Cruise (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Today we explore the beauty of this World Heritage site. A shuttle bus will pick you up for a four hour drive to Halong Bay, the world famous attraction of Vietnam, before you board on the cruise boat. Let’s explore this wonder of the world! We will cruise through remarkable limestone formations of Halong Bay. Enjoy a delicious seafood lunch while the boat cruises through rock formations, fishing villages and lagoons. In the afternoon, your family will visit stunningly beautiful grottoes and do some kayaking. Then we will have the opportunities to enjoy a swim in a hidden beach. Overnight on the cruise boat will be a memorable experience for your family. Overnight on Glory Cruise boat.

 

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Day 4 : Halong Bay - Hanoi - Sapa (Breakfast, Lunch).

In the next morning, enjoy some guided Tai Chi exercise on the sundeck to wake up for the day. We continue sightseeing and cruising around Halong Bay, Lan Ha Bay. See stunning rock formations and fishing villages. Enjoy the sea, sun, and the landscape onboard while the food is served. Turn back to the harbor and driving to Hanoi. Get a short rest in our hotel lobby, then have a shower. Look for some awesome street food and fruit before our private car and tour guide come and transfer you to the Tran Quy Cap station for our train to Sapa, the centre of colorful and culturally diverse ethnic groups. Overnight on an overnight train.

 

Day 5 : Sapa Ethnic Groups (Breakfast, Lunch)

A visit to the North West of Vietnam to see the magnificence of mountains, valleys, waterfalls and ethnic communities is a must. Kids will love getting closed to nature and the habitats or just taking photos with a water buffalo. Our private tour guide and car will pick you from the train station, some 30km away from Sapa town and transfer to the hotel for breakfast and a rest. We will then have a private day tour to see Lao Chai and Ta Van villages, home to H’mong ethnic group. This is the best tour to explore highlights of ethnic tribal groups in Sapa. Enjoy the traditional lifestyles, scenery and landscape, and daily activities of the group. Interact with tribal children along the way and learn how they live in this harsh area. Visit suspension bridge and local households on the way. Late in the afternoon, get back and overnight in Sapa.

 

Day 6 : Sapa – Hanoi (Breakfast, lunch, dinner)

This morning, we will visit the Silver Waterfall. This is a great place to enjoy taking lots of awesome photos! Climb up the waterfall over rocky steps and have a panorama view of the mountains. Feel the fresh and cool water! Get back to the town and have your lunch. In the afternoon, check out and we will drive to Ta Phin village and explore the local herbal medicines. Ta Phin is a picturesque thirty minute drive away to the North of Sapa. Set within a valley with a towering mountain peak at one end, this village is alive with the daily life of the Kinh, Red Dao and Black Hmong people. After the visit, we will drive to Lao Cai city and have dinner. In the evening, we will take the overnight train back to Hanoi, departing at around 9PM. Start to share your own photo shows and great moments in this lovely town on the train! Overnight on an overnight train.

 

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Day 7 : Hanoi-Hue Cultural Complex (lunch)

The train arrives in Hanoi at around 6AM. Our private car will pick you up and transfer to the airport to take the flight departing for Hue. Our team in Hue will then transfer to the hotel. Have lunch in Hue. In the afternoon, we will sit on a dragon boat cruising on the romantic Perfume River and visit Hue's best-known religious site, the Thien Mu Pagoda (celestial lady pagoda). This is one of the iconic places that characterize Hue land and people. We will drop in a local school home of orphanage kids to share some educational kits and candies. Enjoy some time with them practicing broken English and take some nice photos of these resilient kids. Overnight in Hue. 

 

Day 8 : Hue discovery (Breakfast, Lunch)

Today, lets explore the complex of monuments in Hue, another World Heritage of Vietnam. Our tour starts with a visit to the Imperial Citadel and the Forbidden Purple City. Built in the 19th century by the Nguyen dynasty, the City was home to the former Emperors of Vietnam from 1802 until 1945. Have lunch with royal Hue cuisine in a local restaurant. Then we will continue the tour by visiting the enchanting mausoleum of Emperor Khai Dinh, the famous emperor of the Nguyen dynasty. Then get to the Dong Ba market to get a glimpse of the local life. Buy a Vietnam conical hat as a souvenir. Overnight in Hue. 

 

Day 9 : Hue – Hoi An Ancient Town (Breakfast, lunch)

Enjoy some bun bo Hue, a special Hue’s dish for breakfast. Then check out this morning and take a three hours’ drive to Da Nang city, driving over the legendary Hai Van Pass. We drive along the Han River to get a glimpse of this young and dynamic city. Have lunch in Da Nang city. Then we will visit the Marble Mountain, a cluster of five marble mountains lying close to the sea. It is so famous that many people consider it as the symbol of the area. Cultural and historical vestiges of the Marble Mountains are still on every pagoda and tower of the early 19th century and on Champa sculptures of the 14th and 15th century. Our journey continues to Hoi An Town. Check in and free at leisure. Overnight in Hoi An. 

 

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Day 10 : My Son and Hoi An (Breakfast, Lunch)

After breakfast, we start the journey to My Son Holy Land – one of the 5 UNESCO World Heritages in Vietnam. Considered to be Cham's counterpart to the grand cities of South-East Asia's other Indian influenced civilizations: Angkor (Cambodia), Bagan (Myanmar) Ayuthaya (Thailand) and Borobudur (Java); My Son Holy Land is famous for its oriental architecture and ancient civilizations once known as the former kingdom of the ancient Cham people in Central Vietnam from the second to the thirteenth century. Return to Hoi An which was for three centuries one of the most important ports in Central Vietnam. We will have a walking tour to visit Japanese covered bridge, Tan Ky Old hose, Phuc Kien Pagoda, Cham Museum and Chinese Assembly Hall. All these places symbolize the golden days of this ancient city. Overnight in Hoi An. 

 

Day 11 : Danang – Nha Trang (Breakfast, lunch, dinner)

In the morning, we transfer to Da Nang airport to take the flight for Nha Trang city. Get transferred to the hotel in Nha Trang for lunch. In the afternoon, we will visit key attractions of the city including the Cham tower to get to know a local civilization which existed in this land some hundred years ago. Visit the Dam market to get all the tastes and sounds of local life. Then get back for a great swim. Often referred to as one of the best bays on earth, Nha Trang beach is stunning, beautiful, clean, with clear sky and water. We will have the opportunity to enjoy a tropical paradise in this city. Overnight in Nha Trang. 

 

Day 12 : Nha Trang Boat trip (Breakfast, Lunch, dinner)

In the morning, we will enjoy a private cruise on a wooden boat to Tam Island, a small island strictly protected by the Government (with support of Danida Denmark). The cruise will provide opportunities to enjoy an amateur snorkeling, discovering marine lives thanks to crystal clear blue water. Then visit Con Se Tre island and have lunch. Take a sun bed, start enjoy fresh food with a cup of wine or beer. In the afternoon, we continue visiting a village and an aquarium before transferring back to the hotel. Overnight in Nha Trang. 

 

Day 13 : Nha Trang – Ho Chi Minh City (Breakfast, lunch)

Check out and transfer to the airport for the flight to Ho Chi Minh City. We will transfer you to the hotel right in the heart of the city. Have your lunch. Saigon is a bustling city, yet there are great stories that can be of interest to travelers. In the afternoon, we will start our half day city tour by visiting the War Remnants Museum to discover one chapter of the city, then head to the Reunification Palace close by. Take a walk around Ben Thanh Market, Notre Dame Cathedral and the central Post Office, which are all the key attractions of the city. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City. 

 

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Day 14 : Mekong Delta Day tour (Breakfast, lunch)

How much have you known of this low-lying land? Well, today we will leave Saigon for the town of Cai Be town (80 kms away) in the Mekong Delta to take a river private boat trip. This journey cruises through floating markets, rice fields, fruit plantations and so on along a densely connected network of rivers and canals. An absolutely amazing view of a totally flat, low-lying delta that seems to have no have no boundary will bring you an immense feeling of this region. Take the opportunity to explore local life on floating boats, which is very much in contrast to life on the mountains in Sapa! Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City. 

 

Day 15 : Cu Chi Tunnels - Cao Dai Temple (Breakfast, Lunch)

In the morning we will explore an incredible network of underground tunnel designed and constructed to withstand fierce crack down of the external forces, the Cu Chi tunnel. No word could describe it better than experience it yourself. Come and see how Viet Nam won the war. You’ve got to appreciate the talent of the country. Then we will visit Tay Ninh City nearby to discover at the colorful temple of Cao Dai, the centre of a unique religion in Vietnam. On the way back we may drop in some local handicraft villages if time permits. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City. 

 

Day 16 : Departure for Australia (Breakfast)

Today is the last day of your private family holiday in Vietnam. Let’s enjoy a free day for last minute shopping and sightseeing. Take your time and have some coffee along the bustling streets of Saigon. In the afternoon, we will transfer you to the airport for your flight to either Kuala Lumpur, Bangkok or Singapore. From there you will take an overnight flight back to Australia. End of service.

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Indicative price: From 1290 USD/person. 

 

Tour price has included:

Accommodation with daily breakfast
Air-con transportation
Private English Speaking Guides
Meals as mentioned in the itinerary
All domestic flights + any train tickets
Airport Taxes and Fuel charges
Entrance fees for all mentioned sights visited
Excursion boats and cruise boats
Service Charge & Government Taxes

 

Note

Prices vary frequently and significantly, depending on market factors, our specific discounts, your group size, hotel classes, full or half board basis, touring itinerary, and timing. So enquire now to get an instant cost estimate! 

 

Factors Group size Hotel classes Meals Touring itinerary Time of travel
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General price policy: 

Tour prices get cheaper and cheaper as group size gets bigger and bigger. More people traveling together will reduce the prices

Staying in three starred hotels will reduce tour prices significantly, as accommodation accounts for a big share of total costs. We generally use hotels from three stars upwards.

Meals can be selected based on bread& breakfast; half board or full board. It is quite cheaper if you let us take care of your meals. However you can take a half board basis to experience the cuisine yourself.

The more sights you visit, the more tickets are bought and the more miles are run.

Selecting to travel in high seasons is generally 15-25% more expensive than in low seasons. However if you book a tour well in advance you will get rid of the risk

 

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