Asia 2017 by Intrepid Travel

More catalogs by Intrepid Travel | Asia 2017 | 129 pages | 2017-01-20


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 back to main menu pho noodles ho chi minh city phong nha cave phong nha-ke bang national park best of vietnam mai chau overnight train halong bay overnight boat hanoi phong nha-ke bang np hue hoi an 20 days ho chi minh city to hanoi v ietn a m the drive to quy nhon features some of the best scenery in vietnam sit back relax and enjoy the ride mekong delta quy nhon nha trang overnight train ho chi minh city visit the mind-boggling phong nha and thien duong caves these labyrinthine systems were used to shelter civilians and win the war against the americans get to know local families participate in their daily activities and enjoy homestyle meals during overnight homestays in mai chau and the mekong delta days 1-2 ho chi minh city unearth a world of underground mystery at the cu chi tunnels a vast subterranean network that connected ho chi minh city to the cambodian border explore the south’s capital on a city tour that takes in the chilling war remnants museum day 3 mekong delta homestay wind through the intricate waterways of the mekong delta staying overnight with a local family day 4 ho chi minh city head out to the fascinating cai be floating markets before returning to ho chi minh city days 5-6 nha trang often referred to as the ‘cannes of the orient’ nha trang’s tree-lined white beaches and warm tropical waters beg to be wandered take a boat trip to snorkel around islands off the coast and ride in a traditional ‘basket boat’ day 7 quy nhon city stop by the seventh-century po nagar cham tower en route to the coastal city of quy nhon days 8-9 hoi an make tracks to world heritage-listed hoi an and seek out some classic vietnamese fare days 11-12 hue continue on to hue vietnam’s former imperial capital visit the imperial citadel and mysterious royal tomb on a guided tour then take a cruise along the perfume river days 13-14 phong nha-ke bang national park admire the stunning phong nha cave and paradise cave day 15 hanoi pay your respects to vietnam’s revered revolutionary at ho chi minh’s mausoleum and museum day 16 mai chau head into the hills and gain insight into the lives of the region’s ethnic people spend the night in a local stilt-house homestay in the village of poom coong day 17 hanoi return to hanoi for further exploration day 18 halong bay settle back and savour the serene setting of this world heritage site days 19-20 hanoi return to vietnam’s historic capital original tvst maximum group size 12 hotel 14 nts homestay 2 nts overnight sleeper train 2 nts overnight boat 1 nt 17 breakfasts 5 lunches 3 dinners private vehicle taxi private bus overnight train bus boat motorbike view dates and prices discover more trips and detailed information about this destination at 27