Uncover the seductive tastes of Vietnam on this 13 day Foodie Tour. Traditional street food fused with French colonial influence, Vietnamese food is steeped in history and, most importantly, flavour! Let the fresh herbs, delicate sauces and exotic ingredients tempt your palate while you traverse a nation known for breathtaking landscapes and ancient culture.
Explore Hanoi’s historical sights on tour before being dazzled by the sights and sounds of the Old Quarter for a Water Puppet Performance and your first street food demonstration. Enjoy a Tai Chi lesson, eat at a famous restaurant and then sail famous Halong Bay aboard a Traditional Junk Boat. Then, it is off to the atmospheric Hoi An, where you will witness the fascinating Tra Que vegetable village, take part in a cooking class, explore the local markets and be guided through the impressive Ancient Town. Hue is the next destination, a deeply historical area that resonates the imperial history of Vietnam, enjoy another sumptuous street food offering and relax in harbour side town. Uncover the Mekong Delta, take a boat to local restaurants, explore the floating markets and learn rural traditions from the locals. Finally, arrive in Ho Chi Minh City, where the city is yours to wander, or take part on an optional tour to witness the Cu Chi Tunnels. This package includes return international flights, 10 nights at premium 4-star accommodation, one night cruising, 22 meals, three street food tours and a cooking class.
Day 1: New Zealand - Hanoi, Vietnam
Day 2: Hanoi city tour - street food dinner
Day 3: Hanoi - Halong Bay overnight cruise
Day 4: Halong Bay - Hanoi - Da Nang - Hoi An
Day 5: Hoi An cooking class - ancient town city tour - street food dinner
Day 6: Hoi An free day
Day 7: Hoi An - Hue - Hue street food dinner
Day 8: Hue - Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon)
Day 9: Ho Chi Minh City - Ben Tre - Can Tho
Day 10: Cai Rang floating market - Ho Chi Minh City
Day 11: Ho Chi Minh City free day
Day 12: Ho Chi Minh City - New Zealand
Day 13: Arrive in New Zealand
This travel offer is priced for one person based on twin share. For a full list of terms and conditions please speak to your World Travellers consultant.