17 Nov Holidays to Vietnam: Coast & Cultural Treasures
Holidays to Vietnam: Coast & Cultural Treasures
Make your holiday to Vietnam a totally unique experience by combining breathtaking scenery and fascinating culture with a relaxing beach break. With Barefoot Traveller’s 9-day Coast & Cultural Treasures your trip to Vietnam offers the best of all worlds, exploring historic Saigon, a cruise along the Mekong Delta and your very own island hideaway on the gorgeous beaches of Phu Quoc.
Ho Chi Minh City, still known as Saigon, is a must-see stop on any trip to Vietnam and starting with a half-day city tour, there’s a great introduction to its elegant city streets, heritage architecture and fascinating history. Explore the cultural hot-spots including the Saigon Opera House and its War Museums and discover the intoxicating mix oftimes past with today’s modern vibe of a cosmopolitan city. The food is pretty amazing too!
There’s spectacular scenery on offer with a cruise along the Mekong Delta to visit the colourful floating villages of Cai Be and you’ll be onboard a private boat winding its way along the canals and waterways. So you get a feel of authentic riverside life, this holiday to Vietnam with a difference includes an overnight homestay in Vinh Long where you experience true Vietnamese hospitality. Your welcoming family will be happy to show you their local traditions and culinary expertise.
Travelling to Vietnam is an experience for the senses and visiting lush tropical gardens and the renowned floating markets of Cai Rang, you get to see Vietnam’s rural beauty as well as its famed cities.
This holiday to Vietnam concludes with a relaxing beach break on beautiful Phu Quoc island off the southern coast with its stunning white sandy beaches, tropical jungle backdrop and wonderful seafood. There’s plenty to explore on Vietnam’s largest island or just kick back and relax in barefoot luxury before it’s time to head back home. All in all, a perfect trip to Vietnam for exploring the country’s city-chic destinations, its stunning countryside and white-sand beaches.