Experience Vietnamese sights and culture close up

Vietnam from Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City

Tour Description: Guided

On this tour through Vietnam, you will experience an insider's view to Vietnam. Traveling with the award-winning Lac Viet Travel, winner of repeated Sport and Tourism gold medals presented by the Vietnam National Administration of Culture, you will discover many interesting sites throughout the country.

The tour starts in Hanoi, where you can walk through the Old Quarter's 36 streets that span a 2,000-year history and represent the soul of the city.

From there, you will visit the Long Bien Bridge, a former city rampart and citadel wall that connects Hanoi's to the main port Haiphong. Ha Long Bay, literally translated as "Descending Dragon Bay," is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, while Hue was the imperial capital of the Nguyen Dynasty, well-known for its monuments and architecture.

Another highlight is Hoi An, a city on the coast of the South China Sea in the South Central Coast of Vietnam, that possessed the largest harbour in Southeast Asia in the 1st century and controlled the strategic spice trade, becoming very wealthly. The final stop of the tour is Ho Chi Minh city, formerly Saigon, which the capital of French colony of Cochinchina and later of the independent state of South Vietnam from 1955 to 1975.

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