Vietnam Tour First Time Family Travelers

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Vietnam Tour First Time Family Travelers
Price from :  $1149

Style : Family Holiday
Duration : 15 days/14 nights
Tour Route : Hanoi - Halong Bay - Hue - Hoi An - Saigon

Taking this 15 day Vietnam Tour, your group will experience the sheer excitement of Vietnam. The tour will offer great opportunities to get close contact with friendly Vietnamese people in different regions. Along the way, you will explore the fascination of the country's cultures and traditions. As the first time travelers in Vietnam, your group will be enchanted by the charming colonial city of Hanoi.


A range of social and fun activities for children, teenagers and group members in this elegant capital will add on the tour value. The beautiful landscapes of kart stone mountains in Tam Coc and Halong Bay will just make you stunned! Further to the central region, you will be fascinated by beautiful swallow and pristine beach at Cua Dai. A great visit to the swimming areas will energize both parents and children.


Hue and Hoi An with their own characteristics will create a relaxing atmosphere for your families to enjoy slow pace of life. Heading further to the south, you will experience floating communities in the Mekong and learn how to live on boats.


In Ho Chi Minh City , enjoy the bustling atmosphere and different pace of life here. For this tour, we have balanced different travel activities to make it full of fun and enjoyment for both parents and children. It will be an unforgettable experience for your family in Vietnam.



-       Exploring the fascinating Old Quarter - 36 streets in French colonial style

-       Free swimming and soaking in the cool salty water in Halong Bay.

-      Admiring a breathtaking picture with the famous caves in Ninh Binh.

-       Sitting on the board cruising on the romantic Perfume River to visit Hue's best-known sites.

-       Swimming and building sand castles on Cua Dai pristine beach.

-       Learning more about the Cham unique culture through watching wonderful Cham dances.

-       Enjoying a homestay in the Mekong delta

Day 1 Arrival in Hanoi (breakfast)

On our first day of the Vietnam Tour First Time Family Travelers, we will pick you up from the Hanoi airport and then will transfer you to the hotel. Relax for the rest of the day until your welcome dinner at a fine local restaurant right in the Old Quarter, a fascinating district full of shops, busy streets, cafes, lakes and so on. That would be a sweet impression as the first time travelers. Overnight in a Hanoi family friend hotel.


Day 2 Hanoi City tour (Breakfast, lunch)

Today, we will drive to Ho Chi Minh Complex, where we will spend a couple of hours visiting Ho Chi Minh's Mausoleum, his former stilt-house residence, the Presidential Palace, the Ho Chi Minh Museum and One-Pillar Pagoda. Keep going to see the Temple of Literature: Originally built as a temple to Confucius, this is the site of Vietnam's first university dating back to 1070.


After lunch we will visit one of the most interesting museums in Vietnam, the Vietnam Museum of Ethnology, which is widely acknowledged as the best one in Vietnam and has an extensive display dedicated to Vietnam's 54 Ethnic minority people. Late in the afternoon, we enjoy a traditional unique Water Puppet show. Overnight in a Hanoi family friend hotel.


Day 3 Hanoi - Halong Bay Cruise (Breakfast, lunch)

Today your family will share a shuttle bus to Halong Bay. Our driver will take us through the Red River Delta for 3 and half hours and then we will arrive at the port at around midday. We will be welcomed by the crew team and enjoy fresh seafood lunch while the cruise is gliding out. In the afternoon, we visit Sung Sot cave (Surprising cave) in the middle of the Bay and swim. With the sunset we will have some time to relax on the deck with your favorite drink. Delicious dinner will be served with typical local seafood. Overnight on family friendly boat. Any first time family travelers during this Vietnam tour will be excited by the cruise.


Day 4 Halong Bay – Ninh Binh (Breakfast, lunch)

In the morning, enjoy some guided Tai Chi exercise on the sundeck. We continue sightseeing and cruising around Halong Bay, before enjoying the delicious lunch with seafood onboard the cruise boat. Enjoy the spectacular scenery, crystal clear water and stunning rock formations before turning to the harbor and driving to Ninh Binh province, starting to explore another destination for the Vietnam Tour First Time Family Travelers. Overnight in a family friendly hotel.


Day 5 Ninh Binh Cave Exploration- Hanoi (Breakfast, lunch)

In the morning, we will visit Tam Coc - Bich Dong Caves for a perfect ending of your tour in Ninh Binh. Sit on a small boat and cruise along streams surrounded by paddy rice. Then visit the natural grottoes to get excited by their natural beauty. This area is tranquil and serene, contrasting to the bustling city of Hanoi. Have lunch at local restaurant. Later, we will drive you back to Hanoi. After check in, we will explore the Old Quarter streets on foot. Overnight in a family friendly Hanoi hotel.


Day 6  Hanoi – Hue  (Breakfast, lunch)

After having breakfast in your hotel, have some free time in Hanoi for shopping or free strolling, enjoying the atmosphere of the busy but elegant Hanoi. Our delicious lunch will be served at a nice restaurant in the central city. After that, we will take you to the airport for the ongoing flight around 13.00PM to Hue. Check in upon your arrival. In the afternoon, your family will be free in this enchanting town with your beloved ones. Overnight in a family friendly Hue hotel.


Day 7 Hue Cultural Complex and Boat trip (Breakfast, lunch)

Words cannot describe the beauty of this city, and it is there for your family to explore. Known as an ancient capital city of many original historical vestiges with more than 100 architectural works to be extremely reflecting the life of Emperors and Mandarins under Nguyen’s reign, Hue city has become major tourist attractions for visitors from all over the world. Our local guide will welcome us at the hotel and start the visit to the Forbidden City and Royal Complex.


After lunch we will take a Dragon Boat to cruise along the romantic Perfume River to visit the famous Thien Mu Pagoda (Heaven Lady Pagoda), then onto one of the Nguyen King’s Tombs (Majestic Tu Duc King’s Tomb) and then back to the city. Overnight in a family friendly Hue hotel.


Day 8 Hue - Hoi An Ancient Town (Breakfast, lunch)

After breakfast, we will transfer to Hoi An. On our way their we stop at Lang Co beach for coffee and refreshments and then head onto the Hai Van Pass, stopping at the top to take in the stunning views north over Lang Co beach and south over Danang City. When we arrive in Hoi An we check into our hotel before spending the rest of the afternoon exploring and shopping at your decision. Overnight in a family friendly Hoi An hotel.


Day 9 Hoi An Walking tour (Breakfast, lunch)

This tour of Vietnam will always find the Hoi An Ancient Town a must see destination, and your family as first time travelers to the country will be buzzed by its beauty. We will take a walking tour around the ancient town to visit the top attractions including the Japanese Covered Bridge, the Pottery Museum, Tan Ky old house, the Cantonese congregation, the silk street of Hoi An, the temples and pagodas of Chinese appearance. In the late afternoon you will be free to enjoy yourself at the beach or go shopping. Overnight in a family friendly Hoi An hotel.


Day 10 Hoi An - Ho Chi Minh City (Breakfast)

Early in the afternoon we transfer back to Danang City for a short domestic flight to Ho Chi Minh city (Saigon). Upon arrival in HCMC we transfer to our hotel and relax for the rest of the day. Overnight in a family friendly Saigon hotel.


Day 11 Ho Chi Minh - Cu Chi Tunnels (Breakfast, lunch)

In the morning we leave Ho Chi Minh City for the Cu Chi Tunnels, otherwise known as the "Iron Land". On our way there we drive through pleasant countryside; rubber plantations and rice paddies. Before entering the tunnels, we will see a short introductory video showing how they were constructed, followed by an exploration of the maze of tunnels, some of which have been widened to allow tourist access. Also on display are various mantraps and the remains of an American tank as well as numerous bomb craters made by 500lb bombs dropped by B52 bombers.


Day 12 Ho Chi Minh - Mekong Delta Cruise (Breakfast, lunch)

This morning we set off for a drive through the Mekong Delta to the town of Cai Be, well known for its floating market. Here we will board our private boat for a cruise along the maze of waterways and canals to Vinh Long. We will stop at the home of a Bonsai gardener for a sumptuous Delta lunch, including the popular dish of 'Elephant ear fish', before continuing our exploration of the tributaries and canals of the delta. Towards the end of the day, we arrive at the home of a local family whose house is built on the side of the small river. These people will be our hosts for this evening and will tell us all about life in the Delta. 


Day 13 Mekong Delta - Ho Chi Minh (Breakfast, lunch)

Rising early to the sounds of the Delta coming to life for another day, we have breakfast before a visit to the local market. We then continue the excursion to the handicraft village to visit a ceramic tile factory, a tofu and fish sauce factory, a blacksmith’s, a roof Thatcher’s and a rice husking factory which are all run by the local families and also one of the places where some local people can earn their living. After lunch, we will return to Ho Chi Minh City.


Day 14 Ho Chi Minh (Breakfast, lunch)

After breakfast, we visit the Reunification Palace, the former Presidential Palace for the president of the South of Vietnam then take a visit to War Remnant Museum, where we can see countless artifacts, photographs and pictures documenting about the second Indochina war. We also stop at Notre Dame Cathedral and Old Post Office to get good shots for our memory of the big, modern city of Vietnam. Before the day ends we will visit the Ben Thanh market and then head back to hotel around 1800. We have a free evening of leisure.


Day 15 Departure (Breakfast)

We are free at our leisure for our final day in Ho Chi Minh before the departure flight to home to end our Vietnam Tour for First Time Family Travelers. Much has been learnt and experienced by your family and kids, and your first time impression of Vietnam as family travelers will remain for a lifetime.


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Indicative price: From 1149 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



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! 


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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


Contact Person: Matthew Duong


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