27 December 2019 - 11 January 2020
Solo travellers 45+ years
The always intriguing and diverse Vietnam is the perfect destination for a two week escape. Discover the highlights of the south, central and north of this country that’s bursting with culture and history. Guided by an expert Vietnamese national, this small group tour will show you the charm of the country that is enticing more and more people to make its discovery.
The tour focuses on a balance between city and countryside touring. Big city visits include Ho Chi Minh City, Hue and Hanoi. There’s a relaxed three night stay in the charming town of Hoi An in central Vietnam. This highlights tour also includes a countryside visit to the Mau Chai Valley and Ninh Binh, less visited parts of the country, offering an authentic insight into the ways of local village life.
This is a small group experience, exclusively for solo travellers..
OPTIONAL EXTENSION: CAMBODIA
Time permitting, this is the perfect add-on to your Vietnam experience. From Hanoi, Vietnam, fly to Cambodia and discover the amazing highlights of Cambodia in Siem Reap and Phnom Penh. See breathtaking, historical temples and ruins where you will feel transported back in time to a magical era of spiritual and historical significance. The tour includes the amazing Wonder of the World and largest religious monument in the world, Angkor Wat.
BEST OF VIETNAM INCLUSIONS:
• Return economy airfare ex Australia *
• 14 nights hotel accommodation (mostly 4 star)
• Daily breakfast
• 5 lunches
• 5 dinners
• English speaking Vietnamese national group tour leader
• Two domestic flights in Vietnam
• Overnight cruise on Halong Bay ^
• Transportation by air-conditioned vehicle
• Airport transfers*
• Tours and excursions as per itinerary
• Maximum group size 16
* Airfare included with tour & airfare package is valid from Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, Brisbane & Perth including taxes up to the value of $210. See prices page on website for full details.
# Arrival & departure airport transfer provided when airfares purchased as part of your package on nominated tour flights (see GETTING THERE page of website for details).
^ For single room bookings on the overnight cruise a single cabin cannot be guaranteed.
A tipping fund AUD165 is payable to your guide on commencement of the tour.
Travel insurance is a mandatory requirement for joining this tour and is in addition to the package price.
This holiday is offered to RSVP members and guests by:
Call: 1300 653 692
Monday to Friday 10am to 5pm
About Encounter Travel:
A travel agency dedicated to providing holiday groups for solo travellers to destinations around Australia and across the globe. From short tropical escapes to adventure trips and leisurely touring, all trips are age-matched and enjoyed with a group of like-minded people.
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