Vietnam North to South
Vietnam, Discovery, 14 days - from £1,145 (land only) - from €1,430 (land only) - from $1,915 (land only)
- Experienced English speaking local guide
- Internal flights
- Single timed group airport transfers
- All accommodation as described in the trip dossier
- Meals as detailed in the Meal Plan
- Ferries and cruise boats and all land transport
What's Not Included
- Travel insurance
- Some meals as detailed in the Meal Plan
- Tips for local staff
- Miscellaneous expenses - drinks and souvenirs etc
All breakfasts are included. All lunches and dinners are included except while staying in Ho Chi Min City and Hanoi (other than the welcome dinner on day 1). You will need to pay directly for a total of 1 lunch and 3 dinners. Please refer to the itinerary in the trip dossier for details of which days meals are not included. There is a wide choice of dining options in Hanoi and Ho Chi Min City. Food is not expensive in Vietnam but there are several high end restaurants specifically for tourists. You should budget £2 - £5 per meal or up to £15 for the more expensive restaurants.
The hotel accommodation used throughout the trip is all at 3 star standard except at Tam Coc where only 2 star hotels are available. During the train journey to Hue we use 'soft sleeper' class with four berths per compartment (bedding is provided). The overnight on the Junk on Halong bay is in twin cabins with air conditioning, electricity, private bathroom, and ensuite facilities, and on the boat at Hue is in twin berth cabin with ensuite facilities. During the 3 homestay nights, accommodation will be dormitary style in a village guesthouse. Hot water for washing is available and beds have mosquito nets and bedding provided. All accommodation is based on twin-share (except homestay). If you are tavelling on your own, you will be paired with another sinle traveller of the same sex. Depending on availability, single accommodation for the hotel nights only is available for a supplement.
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