Vietnam is the furthest country in the east of the Indochina peninsula. Bordered by the South China Sea in the East and Cambodia and Laos to the west, Vietnam is blessed with unique bio-geographical features and ecology. The country is a favourite destination for tourists, as it offers a bit of everything – from pristine mountainous and riverine landscapes to ancient historical sites and diverse cultural delights. Whether you are out for an adventure in the lap of nature, or a honeymooner seeking romantic scenes, or an eager learner of history and culture, the pearl of the Far East will suit all your interests. ProVacation offers a wide variety of trips for you to experience the best of Vietnam.
Spend a week in Hanoi, the capital city of Vietnam and explore various lesser-known facets of Vietnam’s history and culture. The Experience Hanoi tour will take you to little villages where ancient traditions of craft are preserved and practised through generations. Tour the streets of Hanoi on a Vespa and taste the delightful local cuisine, and experience the old quarters on a cycle rickshaw. Observe a local household as you become their guest for an evening and enjoy dinner with them. Watch a moving musical show at the Opera House, and explore the countryside by cycling and walking through villages and paddy fields. Visit the house of a famous contemporary artist. Explore the Hoa Lu Ancient Capital in NinhBinh. Cruise on the Halong Bay and discover the enchanting caves and grottoes. The week-long experience of Hanoi will provide youwith a beautiful overview of the fascinating country Vietnam.
This week-long tour of the mountainous landscapes of Northern Vietnam is ideal for nature-lovers and photography enthusiasts. However, anyone bitten by the travel-bug and interested in Vietnamese art, culture and cuisine will find this tour delightful! Encounter the green forests covering the majestic mountains, rugged plateaux, waterfalls, and isolated caves of the north, and also learn about the various ethnic minority groups that live in these areas. You will also explore the historical and cultural highlights of Hanoi City.
If East Asian culture and food exciteyou, this is your dream trip. Book a 9-day Gourmet Paradise Vietnam tour with ProVacation and embark on an incredible gastronomical journey from the southern to the northern edge of Vietnam. Discover the cultures of Ho Chi Minh, Hue, Hoi An and Hanoi through the culinary delights each place has to offer. Unravel the hidden stories of the cities by exploring their historical landmarks as well as the local markets and other sites. Gather hands-on experience of Vietnamese cuisine by taking cooking classes from the best chefs across the cities. Enjoy an early morning tour and a nocturnal Vespa-ride around Saigon that bring before you the diverse and colourful urban life in Vietnam, as well as its rich local delicacies. Experience a slice of the imperial in the ancient city of Hue as you travel through the architectural relics of the past and dine at the Ancient Hue Restaurant on a Royal Cuisine menu. Learn all about the exotic fresh produce used in Vietnamese cuisine by spending a day with farmers in Hoi An. Watch the famous water puppet show and go on a street food trail in the city of Hanoi. From insights into the rich cultural history of the country to indulging your taste-buds to the fullest, this delightful tour offers a complete picture of the incredible world of Vietnam.
Are you excited by local and regional cultures in foreign lands? If yes, then you are ideally suited for this 9-day tour in the Northern provinces of Vietnam. Arrive at Hanoi and experience the thriving art and cultural scene by taking a tour around the city, visiting the opera house, and visiting the many local handicraft villages. Discover the various ethnic tribes living in the mountains of Southwest Hanoi. Travel across several villages and spend nights in local homestays to gain valuable insight into indigenous lifestyles and the preservation of ancient creative arts and crafts. Enjoy the picturesque Ninh Binh and the tranquil town of Pha Diem to enjoy the scenic beauty of Northern Vietnam and visit the various religious and cultural monuments.
Has living life among high-rises and constant traffic exhausted your soul? Do you long for a breath of fresh air and want to take a break for a week in the lap of nature? If the answers are yes, then ProVacation’s Mekong Delta Highlights tour is perfect for you. This immense network of rivers, wetlands and smaller waterways in the south of Vietnam is renowned for its breath-taking natural beauty and also houses a large section of the rural communities of Vietnam. Travel along the rivers and canals on cruises and boat rides to immerse yourself in the pristine landscapes of remote forests, and observe rural lives along the riverside villages. Embark on a two-day exploration of the delta on a sampan; experience the beauty of Cai Be and Can Tho, and the vibrancy of the floating market at Cai Rang. Take a tour of the house of Huynh Thuy Le at Sa Dec. Retreat to the Can Gio Mangrove Forests, a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve, to be surrounded by some of the most unusual species of flora and fauna. Cycle to the Tan Phong islands Experience the city of Saigon as a local would on the back of a Vespa, and explore its historically and culturally significant sites. Admire the beautiful French and East Asian Style buildings standing in harmony with modern buildings and learn more about their history. Visit the many museums of Saigon and get a glimpse of Vietnam’s eventful past. Climb up the soaring heights of the Bitexco Financial Tower to get a bird’s eye view of the city and its surrounding areas. Visit local markets and explore the old Chinatown, and enjoy watching the sunset from an enchanting cruise ship on the Saigon River. This week-long tour of southern Vietnam is packed with adventure in the heart of some of the most beautiful natural scenes in East Asia, and also offers rich insights into the daily lives and customs of local people.
The 10-Day Classic Vietnam Tour is designed for people who wish to form an impression of the entire country within the span of a few days. You will travel from the southern to the northern edge of Vietnam, and observe and experience all the natural, historical and cultural features that make this country truly unique. Your tour starts from Ho Chi Minh City, formerly known as Saigon. The city has been known historically for its importance as a trading centre and continues to be one of the leadingeconomic hubs of Vietnam. Learn about the history of the city by visiting some of the significant sites, and tour the surrounding Mekong Delta on an enchanting river cruise. Visit the picturesque city of Dalat and enjoy its beautiful natural landscape. Enjoy a journey along the river by Nha Trang that is home to excellent examples of Cham architecture. Continue to learn more about the Cham dynasty as you take a tour of the museums and cultural landmarks of Danang City. Visit the ancient city of Hoi An on a day trip and observe its streets and buildings that represent Chinese and Vietnamese cultures. Reach Hanoi, the capital city of Vietnam for more memorable experiences. Tour the city like a local on the back of a scooter, and try the local street food. Visit the neighbouring NinhBinh and cycle around the Van Long Wetland Reserve. Finish your tour in style with a 3-day cruise to the Halong Bay.
If you want a taste of all the facets of Vietnam – from its natural landscapes to its history, culture, and cuisine, this trip is perfect for you. The Central Vietnam Adventures Tour by ProVacation will take you on a fascinating journey across three ancient cities in the Central Province. Each of these cities has a rich imperial as well as modern military history and houses a variety of cultural monuments. Each city is also surrounded by lush green fields or forests, beaches, and mountains. Visit the ancient imperial city of Hue and explore the palaces, tombs and citadels built by the emperors of the past. Cruise along the Perfume River to experience riverside life in Vietnam and visit the various sites of the Vietnam War. Admire the exotic landscape of the Bach Ma National Park, and enjoy snorkelling and swimming in the beaches of the Cham Islands. Learn about rural lives and livelihoods by cycling along the handicraft villages of Hoi An. Learn to make lanterns and take cooking classes at local homes, and enjoy a kayak ride along the river to enjoy a breath-taking sunset along the Hoi An pier.
The Southern Vietnam Experience Tour by Pro Vacation offers you a slice of everything that makes this country uniquely beautiful – cities teeming with life, tranquil countryside, cultural landmarks, stunning natural landscapes, beautiful waterways and picturesque riverside settlements. On this 11 day trip, you will delve deep into the culture of Southern Vietnam as you travel to Nha Trang, Dalat, Ho Chi Minh City and the neighbouring islands to explore the historical sites, the traditional and modern architectural examples, the local cuisine, art and crafts. Visit the city of Nha Trang and the surrounding areas to explore the Po Nagar Temples in Mount Cu Lao and visit the DienKhanh citadel and other ancient monuments. Cruise on the Cai Be River and view Vietnam’s rich marine biodiversity at the Tri Nguyen Aquarium and the Mun, Tam and Mieu Islands. Explore the picturesque hill city of Dalat. View some of its unusual buildings and monuments and visit the enchanting Elephant Waterfalls. Explore the Mekong Delta on an overnight river cruise, and learn about the fascinating history of Saigon by taking a tour around the city, visiting the Cu Chi Tunnels, the War Remnants Museum, and other such fascinating sights.
The Classic Vietnam and Temple of Angkor Wat tour offers you the best of northern and southern Vietnam with the added highlight of Angkor Wat in a comprehensive 14-day retreat. A rich fusion of Chinese, Vietnamese and French cultures, begin your trip in the capital city of Hanoi and nearby attractions including Ha Long Bay and Cat Ba National Park. Continue your journey through the Imperial City of Huế and the coastal wonders of Da Nang and Hoi An. Feel the electric vibe of Saigon (Ho Chi Minh City) and paddle through the Mekong River Delta, before moving on to Phnom Penh in Cambodia. Finally, see the majestic temple of Angkor Wat via Siem Reap. This is guaranteed to be a once-in-a-lifetime experience.
The breath-taking landscapes of Vietnam are one of the chief reasons for its popularity among visitors. If you are an ardent trekker or a photography enthusiast, visit the stunning mountains of Northern Vietnam that are home to rugged plateaux, green forests, and majestic waterfalls. You will also find many ethnic minority villages in the mountains, as well as the central highlands of Vietnam. The country has two World Heritage Sites – the Ha Long Bay and the Phong Nha Ke Bang National Park – and six biosphere reserves all across the country. Part of the Indomalaya ecozone, Vietnam is famed as one of the world’s twenty-five nations to be a biodiversity ‘hotspot’. As you visit the vast riverine network of the Mekong Delta, take a motorboat trip to the Can Gio Mangrove Forest in Southern Vietnam, or cruise along the Red River in the north. Experience the natural wonders of Vietnam in all their glory.
Hanoi, the capital city, is the crown jewel of Northern Vietnam. It is a bustling city situated at the right bank of the Red River with a population of over 7 million people. The best places to visit in Hanoi include the cultural landmarks like the Old Quarters, the museums, and the Westside Lake. Visit the original network of roads and ancient architecture in the Old Quarters that are seeped with the thousand-year-old history of Hanoi. The museums display artefacts from several imperial eras, as well as from the colonial and the civil war periods. Visiting Ha Long Bay and local ethnic villages is an essential part of Hanoi tourism. Your package tour operator ProVacation has some great trips designed for a truly immersive experience of Hanoi.
Saigon, or modern-day Ho Chi Minh City, is another essential stop on your way to explore the best of Vietnam. Situated in Southern Vietnam, Saigon is a major cultural and economic centre in the country. Through the centuries, the city has served as one of the most important seaports for merchants across the world. You will find many relics of the French colonial era all over the city, like the Notre Dame Cathedral and the French post office. You will also see significant traces of Chinese influence as you visit Cholon in the ancient Chinatown, the Ben Thanh Market, and the Thien Hau Pagoda. Saigon is known for some of its civil-war-era landmarks that are signatures of the city’s essential role in the Vietnam War. The Cu Chi Tunnels and the War Museum are important heritage sites that tell the tale of the struggles of Viet Cong soldiers. The city is also a departing point for tourists to experience the Mekong Delta, one of the chief natural wonders of Vietnam. The Mekong Delta is home to some of the most pristine natural landscapes, including stretches of mangrove forests. You will also observe some of the largest floating markets in Vietnam in this region. The hustle and bustle of commerce on boats along narrow canals is a truly unique sight to behold. Experience the best of Saigon with ProVacation.
Vietnam is the ultimate destination for foodies. The country is famous for some of South East Asia’s most exquisite cuisine. Vietnamese food is a perfect amalgamation of Chinese, indigenous, and European traditions, and is one of the cultural highlights of the nation. Whether you are in Saigon, Hue, Hoi An, or Hanoi, each province in Vietnam is going to delight you with its unique dishes. Pro Vacation will take you on an incredible Vietnamese food trail from the Southern to the Northern edge of the country. Whether it’s a humble bowl of Pho or a luxurious spread of the royal cuisine at Hue City, you will cherish this journey forever in your heart – and your taste-buds!
Vietnam is home to diverse cultures that have resulted from the traditions brought from China during the imperial era, and from France during the colonial rule. Vietnam is home to different religious faiths like Buddhism, Christianity, and the Cao Dai faith. While cruising on the waters of the Mekong Delta, you will encounter traditional rural communities who live by agriculture or making traditional crafts. The cities are home to the relics of their imperial pasts – you will find examples of ancient Cham and Ngyuen architecture in Danang and Hue. A trek to the mountains of Northern Vietnam will introduce you to the many ethnic minority groups living in hamlets. The rural communities of Southern Vietnam will show you the techniques of making some of the most ancient traditional products in the country, like the conical straw hat, or lacquerware. Our Vietnam package tours ensure that you explore the beauty of the country in its entirety. Plan your next trip to Vietnam for a truly memorable holiday.