0800 368 5017

Vietnam Timeless Charm

Route : London Ho Chi Minh City Hoi An Hue Hanoi Sapa Hanoi Halong Bay London

15 Nights   fr£1695

Tour Highlights
  • All return flights and daily breakfast included accommodation
  • 15 Nights Experiencing the best of Vietnam in luxury accommodation
  • Multiple tours included
  • Private transfers
  • Regional airport departures including:- Birmingham | Edinburgh | Newcastle | Manchester - supplements apply
  • 2019 & 2020 ON SALE NOW 

 

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or call us on 0800 368 5017 | 0207 071 3626

What's Included

  • ​Direct return flights from London on Vietnam Airlines
  • 30 kg baggage each
  • Complimentary Private transfers
  • Internal flights included
  • Cu Chi Tunnels Tour
  • Hoi An Ancient Town Tour
  • Hue City Tour
  • Sapa three day Tour including overnight cabin on Sapaly or Chapa train
  • Halong Bay Cruise including lunch
  • ​3 nights | EdenStar Saigon Hotel, Ho Chi Minh City- Deluxe Room B&B
  • ​4 nights | Le Pavillon Luxury Resort & Spa, Hoi An - Superior Room B&B
  • ​2 nights | Eldora Hue Hotel, Hue - Deluxe City View Room B&B
  • 1 night | Aira Boutique Sapa Hotel, Sapa - B&B
  • ​3 nights | Thien Thai Hotel, Hanoi - Classic Room B&B
  • 2019 & 2020 ON SALE NOW

Vietnam Timeless Charm

Day 1 - Overnight direct flight to Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon)

Fly direct from London Heathrow on Vietnam Airlines to Ho Chi Minh City.


Day 2, 3, 4 - Ho Chi Minh City

Meet & greet at the airport and transfer to the EdenStar Saigon Hotel, where you will spend the next three nights with breakfast. 

Officially Ho Chi Minh City, but lovingly known by locals as Saigon, is a large and fascinating city. This former capital city blends tradition with modernity - there are French colonial relics like the Notre Dam Cathedral hidden behind modern skyscrapers. The city represents the life and vitality of the Vietnamese people and visitors to this city will be gripped by its energy.

Wander down historic alleyways to incense filled temples before getting lost in one of the modern and sleek designer shopping malls. Head to the 52nd floor of the Saigon Skydeck just before sunrise, for coffee and an unrivalled panoramic view of the Sun setting on this fast moving city. Negotiate a bargain at the Ben Thanh Market where you can find just about anything. On Day 2, discover the haunting past of this great country with a Cu Chi Tunnels Tour which explains how the Vietnam American War happened, visit the underground tunnels used during the war for a greater appreciation of the ingenuity and resolve of the Vietnamese people.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Day 5, 6, 7, 8 - Hoi An

After morning breakfast in the EdenStar Saigon Hotel, you will be transferred to take a short flight to the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Hoi An. You will stay at the 4* Le Pavillon Hoi An Luxury Resort & Spa.

Filled with Old World charm and with over 2,000 years of history - Hoi An is a laid back coastal town which boasts multiple UNESCO World Heritage Sites.  The heart of Hoi An is the beautiful Ancient Town. It is filled with winding lanes and Chinese influenced houses. Although much of the shops now cater to tourism, the architecture has been largely kept the same. On Day 6 in Hoi An we have arranged a morning walking tour of the Ancient City. The Ancient Town is restricted to motor vehicles and is best explored on foot.

There are literally hundreds of tailor shops in Hoi An. Other key draws to this town include the Japenese Covered Bridge. hand craft centre and local markets.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Day 9, 10 - Hue

From Hoi An, you will travel by road to the old Imperial capital of Vietnam, Hue.

You will stay at the luxury 4* Eldora Boutique Hotel in the middle of Hue.

Established as the capital city from 1802 to 1945 under the Nguyen Dynasty, Hue was home to cultural, religious and political centres in Vietnam.

Spend your time meandering down the Perfume River which cuts through the old Imperial city. Hue owes much of its charm to the Perfume River, where many of the cities attractions can be reached via boat. Hue is a tranquil city with the right balance of nightlife.

Enjoy the free half day tour of the city of Hue we have arranged on day 10.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Day 11 - Hanoi

After a short flight to Hanoi, spend 1 night in the Thien Thai Hotel at your leisure.


Day 12, 13, 14 - Sapa

You will be picked up from your hotel in Hanoi and transferred to the overnight train which will take you to Sapa. Day 13 will be spent overnight in the Aira Boutique Sapa Hotel.

Sapa provides a beautiful oasis in Vietnam, filled with lush green rice paddies and mountains. Sapa was once a French military outpost. The Gothic church located in the middle of town is a living reminder of the French influence here. 

Over the three days you will embark on walking tours, meet local communities and learn about Vietnam's culture. Also, you will visit beautiful markets. You will journey on a spectacular walk through stunning scenery flanked by friendly Vietnamese communities. 

Day 14 you will catch an overnight train back to Hanoi.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Day 15, 16 - Hanoi and Halong Bay Cruise

After your Sapa experience, you will return to Hanoi and spend a final two nights at the Thien Thai Hotel in the heart of the city.

The city is over 1,000 years old - the wide range of history on show here is mind boggling. There are temples, ancient fortresses, theatres, lakes and a whole host of UNESCO World Heritage Sites to visit. Everywhere you look, you will see the influence the city had under Chinese and French occupation. Part of Hanoi's allure is in its vibrant and pulsating street life, where all aspects of life are played out on the street.

The city is home to some of the finest Vietnamese coffee and street food. There is plenty for travellers to do - visit the historical mausoleum of Vietnam's founding father Ho Chi Minh, see the cities focal point the Hoan Kiem Lake, and be sure to visit the Hanoi Old Quarter on foot; where travellers can see colonial architecture along narrow streets with buddhist temples and markets with street vendors selling delicious food and souvenirs for as little as $1.

Experience the romance of Halong Bay on a traditional junkboat on Day 16. Enjoy a delicious lunch onboard before visiting the best highlights of Halong Bay including the Stone Dog, Incense Burner Islet, local fishing villages and the 'fighting cock' rock. You will visit Thien Cung, the 'Heavenly Palace', the most stunning cave in Halong Bay. Arrive back at Hanoi in the late evening.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Day 17 - Journey back to London

After your final breakfast of the holiday at the Thien Thai Hotel, you will be transferred to the airport for your flight home.

Next Step?

To find out more information and make a reservation, contact one of our Specialist Travel Experts directly on 0800 368 5017. Alternatively, fill out our enquiry form or send us an email at res@affordableluxurytravel.co.uk

 

Cu Chi Tunnels & Ho Chi Minh City Tour

You will have an opportunity to uncover the classic Cu Chi Tunnels Tour, which were a significant part of a brutal war back in 1948. With over 120 kms of trapdoors, living areas, hospitals, armoury, these tunnels were set up after the war against the French. During this tour, an English-speaking guide will update you about the life in Ho Chi Minh as your boat gently slips into the Saigon River. Enjoy an enchanting window into the ancient Mekong river life and visit temples. As you are guided, dig into a traditional Vietnamese dining and wait anxiously to enter the tunnels. Interested in this tour? Book it right away.

ANCIENT TOWN, HOI AN TOUR HALF DAY

Travel back into time on your Hoi An tour - a UNESCO World Heritage town which is a classic example of a time-honoured port city.Discover Hoi An with our half-day city tour and get an overview of the culture, architecture and the people living there.Marvel at the age-old historic houses and the lanes that have been preserved since ages.

Hue City Tour

Hue Imperial City - Discovery Tour offers the chance to visit one of Vietnam's most traditional and interesting cities. Enjoy the scenic journey from Hoi An to Hue, crossing the famous Hai Van Pass along the way. Discover all of Hue's best historic attractions, giving great insight into the Nguyen Dynasty and culture of the Hue people. Enjoy delicious local cuisine with specialty Hue dishes famous across the country. Bask in the stunning rural scenery of Hue by dragon boat as you cruise down the Perfume River. Hue Imperial City - Discovery Tour is not to be missed during your stay in Central Vietnam!

Dates & Prices

2019

Dates Available

 

June

1, 8, 15, 22, 29

£1,695

July

1, 3, 6, 8, 10, 13, 15, 17, 20, 22, 24, 27, 29, 31

£1,729

August

3, 5, 7, 10, 12, 14, 17, 19, 21, 24, 26, 28, 31

£1,749

September

2, 4, 7, 9, 11, 14, 16, 18, 21, 23, 25, 28, 30

£1,699

October

2,5, 7, 9, 12, 14, 16, 19, 21, 23, 26, 28, 30

£1,699

November

2, 4, 6, 9, 11, 13, 16, 18, 20, 23, 25, 27, 30

£1,695

December

2, 4, 7, 9, 11

£1,779

December

14, 16, 18, 21, 23, 25, 28, 30

£1,875

2019

Dates Available

 

January

4, 6, 8, 11, 13, 15, 18, 20, 22, 25, 27, 29, 31

£1,799

 

Please Contact Us For Christmas & New Year Departure Dates.

 

Notes

Prices are per person & based on 2 adults sharing. Price Includes all flights, accommodation and tours as shown, all round trip transfers and 30 kg baggage allowance on all flights. VIETNAM AIRLINES from London, on selected departure dates above. Subject to available hotels and flights.

Next Step?

To find out more information and make a reservation, contact one of our Specialist Travel Experts directly on 0800 368 5017 or 0207 071 3626. Alternatively, fill out our enquiry form or send us an email at res@affordableluxurytravel.co.uk

What's Included

  • ​Direct return flights from London on Vietnam Airlines
  • 30 kg baggage each
  • Complimentary Private transfers
  • Internal flights included
  • Cu Chi Tunnels Tour
  • Hoi An Ancient Town Tour
  • Hue City Tour
  • Sapa three day Tour including overnight cabin on Sapaly or Chapa train
  • Halong Bay Cruise including lunch
  • ​3 nights | EdenStar Saigon Hotel, Ho Chi Minh City- Deluxe Room B&B
  • ​4 nights | Le Pavillon Luxury Resort & Spa, Hoi An - Superior Room B&B
  • ​2 nights | Eldora Hue Hotel, Hue - Deluxe City View Room B&B
  • 1 night | Aira Boutique Sapa Hotel, Sapa - B&B
  • ​3 nights | Thien Thai Hotel, Hanoi - Classic Room B&B
  • 2019 & 2020 ON SALE NOW

Vietnam Timeless Charm

Day 1 - Overnight direct flight to Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon)

Fly direct from London Heathrow on Vietnam Airlines to Ho Chi Minh City.


Day 2, 3, 4 - Ho Chi Minh City

Meet & greet at the airport and transfer to the EdenStar Saigon Hotel, where you will spend the next three nights with breakfast. 

Officially Ho Chi Minh City, but lovingly known by locals as Saigon, is a large and fascinating city. This former capital city blends tradition with modernity - there are French colonial relics like the Notre Dam Cathedral hidden behind modern skyscrapers. The city represents the life and vitality of the Vietnamese people and visitors to this city will be gripped by its energy.

Wander down historic alleyways to incense filled temples before getting lost in one of the modern and sleek designer shopping malls. Head to the 52nd floor of the Saigon Skydeck just before sunrise, for coffee and an unrivalled panoramic view of the Sun setting on this fast moving city. Negotiate a bargain at the Ben Thanh Market where you can find just about anything. On Day 2, discover the haunting past of this great country with a Cu Chi Tunnels Tour which explains how the Vietnam American War happened, visit the underground tunnels used during the war for a greater appreciation of the ingenuity and resolve of the Vietnamese people.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Day 5, 6, 7, 8 - Hoi An

After morning breakfast in the EdenStar Saigon Hotel, you will be transferred to take a short flight to the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Hoi An. You will stay at the 4* Le Pavillon Hoi An Luxury Resort & Spa.

Filled with Old World charm and with over 2,000 years of history - Hoi An is a laid back coastal town which boasts multiple UNESCO World Heritage Sites.  The heart of Hoi An is the beautiful Ancient Town. It is filled with winding lanes and Chinese influenced houses. Although much of the shops now cater to tourism, the architecture has been largely kept the same. On Day 6 in Hoi An we have arranged a morning walking tour of the Ancient City. The Ancient Town is restricted to motor vehicles and is best explored on foot.

There are literally hundreds of tailor shops in Hoi An. Other key draws to this town include the Japenese Covered Bridge. hand craft centre and local markets.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Day 9, 10 - Hue

From Hoi An, you will travel by road to the old Imperial capital of Vietnam, Hue.

You will stay at the luxury 4* Eldora Boutique Hotel in the middle of Hue.

Established as the capital city from 1802 to 1945 under the Nguyen Dynasty, Hue was home to cultural, religious and political centres in Vietnam.

Spend your time meandering down the Perfume River which cuts through the old Imperial city. Hue owes much of its charm to the Perfume River, where many of the cities attractions can be reached via boat. Hue is a tranquil city with the right balance of nightlife.

Enjoy the free half day tour of the city of Hue we have arranged on day 10.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Day 11 - Hanoi

After a short flight to Hanoi, spend 1 night in the Thien Thai Hotel at your leisure.


Day 12, 13, 14 - Sapa

You will be picked up from your hotel in Hanoi and transferred to the overnight train which will take you to Sapa. Day 13 will be spent overnight in the Aira Boutique Sapa Hotel.

Sapa provides a beautiful oasis in Vietnam, filled with lush green rice paddies and mountains. Sapa was once a French military outpost. The Gothic church located in the middle of town is a living reminder of the French influence here. 

Over the three days you will embark on walking tours, meet local communities and learn about Vietnam's culture. Also, you will visit beautiful markets. You will journey on a spectacular walk through stunning scenery flanked by friendly Vietnamese communities. 

Day 14 you will catch an overnight train back to Hanoi.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Day 15, 16 - Hanoi and Halong Bay Cruise

After your Sapa experience, you will return to Hanoi and spend a final two nights at the Thien Thai Hotel in the heart of the city.

The city is over 1,000 years old - the wide range of history on show here is mind boggling. There are temples, ancient fortresses, theatres, lakes and a whole host of UNESCO World Heritage Sites to visit. Everywhere you look, you will see the influence the city had under Chinese and French occupation. Part of Hanoi's allure is in its vibrant and pulsating street life, where all aspects of life are played out on the street.

The city is home to some of the finest Vietnamese coffee and street food. There is plenty for travellers to do - visit the historical mausoleum of Vietnam's founding father Ho Chi Minh, see the cities focal point the Hoan Kiem Lake, and be sure to visit the Hanoi Old Quarter on foot; where travellers can see colonial architecture along narrow streets with buddhist temples and markets with street vendors selling delicious food and souvenirs for as little as $1.

Experience the romance of Halong Bay on a traditional junkboat on Day 16. Enjoy a delicious lunch onboard before visiting the best highlights of Halong Bay including the Stone Dog, Incense Burner Islet, local fishing villages and the 'fighting cock' rock. You will visit Thien Cung, the 'Heavenly Palace', the most stunning cave in Halong Bay. Arrive back at Hanoi in the late evening.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Day 17 - Journey back to London

After your final breakfast of the holiday at the Thien Thai Hotel, you will be transferred to the airport for your flight home.

Next Step?

To find out more information and make a reservation, contact one of our Specialist Travel Experts directly on 0800 368 5017. Alternatively, fill out our enquiry form or send us an email at res@affordableluxurytravel.co.uk

 

Cu Chi Tunnels & Ho Chi Minh City Tour

You will have an opportunity to uncover the classic Cu Chi Tunnels Tour, which were a significant part of a brutal war back in 1948. With over 120 kms of trapdoors, living areas, hospitals, armoury, these tunnels were set up after the war against the French. During this tour, an English-speaking guide will update you about the life in Ho Chi Minh as your boat gently slips into the Saigon River. Enjoy an enchanting window into the ancient Mekong river life and visit temples. As you are guided, dig into a traditional Vietnamese dining and wait anxiously to enter the tunnels. Interested in this tour? Book it right away.

ANCIENT TOWN, HOI AN TOUR HALF DAY

Travel back into time on your Hoi An tour - a UNESCO World Heritage town which is a classic example of a time-honoured port city.Discover Hoi An with our half-day city tour and get an overview of the culture, architecture and the people living there.Marvel at the age-old historic houses and the lanes that have been preserved since ages.

Hue City Tour

Hue Imperial City - Discovery Tour offers the chance to visit one of Vietnam's most traditional and interesting cities. Enjoy the scenic journey from Hoi An to Hue, crossing the famous Hai Van Pass along the way. Discover all of Hue's best historic attractions, giving great insight into the Nguyen Dynasty and culture of the Hue people. Enjoy delicious local cuisine with specialty Hue dishes famous across the country. Bask in the stunning rural scenery of Hue by dragon boat as you cruise down the Perfume River. Hue Imperial City - Discovery Tour is not to be missed during your stay in Central Vietnam!

Dates & Prices

2019

Dates Available

 

June

1, 8, 15, 22, 29

£1,695

July

1, 3, 6, 8, 10, 13, 15, 17, 20, 22, 24, 27, 29, 31

£1,729

August

3, 5, 7, 10, 12, 14, 17, 19, 21, 24, 26, 28, 31

£1,749

September

2, 4, 7, 9, 11, 14, 16, 18, 21, 23, 25, 28, 30

£1,699

October

2,5, 7, 9, 12, 14, 16, 19, 21, 23, 26, 28, 30

£1,699

November

2, 4, 6, 9, 11, 13, 16, 18, 20, 23, 25, 27, 30

£1,695

December

2, 4, 7, 9, 11

£1,779

December

14, 16, 18, 21, 23, 25, 28, 30

£1,875

2019

Dates Available

 

January

4, 6, 8, 11, 13, 15, 18, 20, 22, 25, 27, 29, 31

£1,799

 

Please Contact Us For Christmas & New Year Departure Dates.

 

Notes

Prices are per person & based on 2 adults sharing. Price Includes all flights, accommodation and tours as shown, all round trip transfers and 30 kg baggage allowance on all flights. VIETNAM AIRLINES from London, on selected departure dates above. Subject to available hotels and flights.

Next Step?

To find out more information and make a reservation, contact one of our Specialist Travel Experts directly on 0800 368 5017 or 0207 071 3626. Alternatively, fill out our enquiry form or send us an email at res@affordableluxurytravel.co.uk
Upgrades & Add ons

Upgrade to Premium Economy on Vietnam Airlines

From only £299pp | each way

Upgrade to Business Class on Vietnam Airlines

From only £959 pp | each way

Add 2 nights in Siem Reap | Cambodia

£299 pp
For Booking

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Hotels and Accommodation

EdenStar Saigon Hotel

3 Nights

Mercure Hoi An Royal

4 Nights

Eldora Hue Hotel

2 Nights

Aira Boutique Sapa Hotel

1 Night

Thien Thai Hotel

3 Nights



To book call our travel experts on 0800 368 5017 | 0207 071 3626

Email: res@affordableluxurytravel.co.uk



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