Indochina Traverse

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Chris and Louise Doyle | Bowral, Australia
 
 

Highlights of Vietnam

This journey explores the hidden Vietnam - from the bustling cities to the isolated highlands. Our journey begins with a tour of Ho Chi Minh City and the Cu Chi Tunnels before heading into the picturesque highlands of Dalat - the traditional home of Vietnam's artists. We continue via the white sands of Nha Trang, exploring Cham Towers and the world heritage sites of My Son and Hoi An, where we immerse ourselves in this stunning place and take time to enjoy its colourful markets. We drive north to the elegant, ancient capital of Hue, before we take an overnight train to Hanoi. Here we will marvel at the colonial architecture, visit a local family for lunch, explore the historical treasures of the city and experience the bustling old quarter. Our journey through Vietnam is completed with a cruise through the tranquil islands and emerald waters of stunning Halong Bay onboard a traditional 'junk' sailing boat.

Brief Itinerary

DAY 1 Arrive Ho Chi Minh City
DAY 2 Cu Chi Tunnels
DAY 3 Drive to Dalat
DAY 4 In Dalat
DAY 5 Drive to Nha Trang
DAY 6 In Nha Trang
DAY 7 Drive to Quy Nhon
DAY 8 Drive to Hoi An via Cham Towers and My Son
DAY 9 In Hoi An
DAY 10 To Hue via Hai Van Pass
DAY 11 Explore Hue, overnight train to Hanoi
DAY 12 In Hanoi
DAY 13 Transfer to Halong Bay, commence cruise
DAY 14 Cruise Halong Bay, transfer to Hanoi
DAY 15 In Hanoi, trip concludes

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Trip Code: HVC
Trip Grading: Adventure Touring
Duration:  15 days
Activities:  Adventure Touring Day Walking Cruising
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Next Trip:  19 May 2014
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price: $2,890.00 NZD

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