Best tours in Vietnam in 2023 you don’t want to miss
Tours in Vietnam are very diversified region by region. Nominated as one of the best destinations in Asia in World Travel Awards 2022, Vietnam is attracting more and more tourists all around the world. If you’re planning a trip to this beautiful country but haven’t made up your mind of what to do and where to visit, why not check out some of the best tours in Vietnam that Sao La Tours have listed below!
Throughout Amazing Vietnam – Best tours in Vietnam
Duration: 9 days/8 nights
Destinations: Hanoi – Halong Bay - Hue – Hoi An – Ho Chi Minh City – Mekong Delta – Cu Chi Tunnels
Explore Hanoi – the capital and cultural centre of Vietnam. During the trip, you’ll get to see Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, Tran Quoc Pagoda, One Pillar Pagoda, the Temple of Literature. You also have a chance to go on a one-hour cyclo tour to experience the local daily life around the Old Quarter of Hanoi.
Cruise around HaLong Bay on a “junk” boat to see a wide variety of grottos, caves and islets. You can make a quick visit to Dau Go and Thien Cung grottos to see the limestone formations. Visit the Puppet Shallow Village and Bao Ha Carpenter in the afternoon.
Go on a boat along the Perfume River and visit Thien Mu Pagoda. Return to downtown and visit the Imperial Citadel.
While proceeding to Hoi An, you can stop by Hai Van Pass and admire the amazing scenery of beaches and rocky mountains. In Hoi An, you will go on a city tour to see many interesting tourist attractions such as a 200 year old Vietnamese former merchants’ house, a 300 year old Chinese temple, and a 400 year old Japanese Bridge.
Go on bicycle to reach Ky Son Martial Art Courtyard and learn about Tai Chi. Continue your journey to the home of lantern craftsmen, where you can see different kinds of lanterns.
Cruise around Cai Be Floating Market on a boat, stop by once in a while to visit local gardens and buy many products such as fruits, vegetables etc.
Visit Ho Chi Minh City’s famous tourist attractions such as Old Centre Post Office, Notre Dame Cathedral, War Museum, Reunification Palace; then explore Cu Chi Tunnels.
Vietnam Waterways – Explore the wonderful lakes and rivers and Vietnam
Duration: 11 days/10 nights
Destination: Hanoi – Ha Long Bay – Hue – Hoi An – Ho Chi Minh City – Mekong Delta
Visit Ho Chi Minh memorial complex, including Ba Dinh square, the mausoleum, wooden house-on-stilt. Visit Truc Bach Lake and West Lake, Tran Quoc Pagoda, stop by Hanoi Flag Tower and the Army Museum. Visit the Temple of Literature and go on a one-hour cyclo ride.
Cruise along the stream in Trang An complex of Ninh Binh province. Ride to Bich Dong on a bicycle and climb up Buddha’s Palm Mountain to admire the pagodas, rivers and mountains above. Visit Hoa Lu and the remnants of Dinh & Le King’s Temples.
Depart to HaLong Bay and travel through beautiful Vietnamese villages, the rice fields and Red River Delta. Go on a traditional junk boat and observe lots of islets and rocks in different shapes and sizes, stop by to visit Surprise Cave.
Depart to the tiny town of Hoi An and visit a Vietnamese former merchants’ house, a Chinese temple and an old Japanese Bridge. Cruise along the Thu Bon River and join a cooking class.
Drive 40 km to the southwest of Hoi An to visit a World’s Heritage site called My Son – once the capital of Cham people. Go along Thu Bon River on a motorized boat to reach Kim Bong carpentry village and continue to Thanh Ha Pottery Village.
Depart to Ho Chi Minh City and go on a city tour, which includes destinations like War Remnants Museum, the Reunification Palace, the Old Post Office, Ben Thanh Market etc.
Board a wooden river cruise vessel and admire the wonderful scenery along the Mekong Delta. Disembark and explore the daily life of the locals, taste local fruits and produce.
Visit Cai Rang floating market on a sampan boat and visit local gardens, candy and cake making factories. Depart to Ho Chi Minh City.
The Deep South of Vietnam – Visit the most famous tourist attractions in southern Vietnam
Duration: 12 Days/11 Nights
Destination: Ho Chi Minh City – River Cruise in Mekong Delta – Phu Quoc Island
Dinner on a Saigon River Cruise. In the morning, visit Reunification Palace, War Museum, the Notre Dame Cathedral, Central Post Office and Ben Thanh Market. Explore the dynamic Chinatown. Stop by and visit Thien Hau Cantonese temple. Enjoy a show at the Saigon Opera House.
Depart to the northwest of HCMC and visit Cu Chi Tunnels. Experience the nightlife of Saigon while sitting at the back of a Vespa scooter.
Go on a river cruise shuttle bus to reach Cai Be or Can Tho (depending on even or odd dates). In the afternoon, disembark and explore the rice fields, fruit orchards and local villages, taste the local fruits and produce.
Go on a sunrise cruise to observe the daily life of the locals. Depart for Cai Rang floating market on a sampan boat.
Finally, you’ll have four free days to relax and enjoy yourself on Phu Quoc Island.
Above are some of the best tours in Vietnam that will make your trip unforgettable. Sao La Vietnam Tours is always here to help you plan your next vacation in detail! Contact us directly or send us a quick note and we’ll reach you as soon as possible.