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Vietnam itinerary 8 day with kids

8 day Vietnam itinerary for family vacation

8 day Vietnam itinerary for family vacation – We at VietnamTourPedia.com have designed this itinerary to suit a family vacation for travelers whom are visiting the country with kids. Tour start in Ho Chi Minh city following up by a sightseeing before heading to the Underground tunnels of Cu Chi by speedboat. Next, we drive to Mui Ne, a beach resort town located within 5 hours drive from Ho Chi Minh city. We then flight to Hanoi, capital of Vietnam and a city with huge impression about Vietnam and Its culture, we continue following family vacation with an overnight stay on board a Halong Bay Cruise before saying good bye to Vietnam.

Day 1: Ho Chi Minh City arrival

Arriving in Ho Chi Minh City in the morning, you will be welcomed at Tan Son Nhat Airport and transfer to the hotel to check-in and relax.
In the afternoon, you have time to visit outstanding destinations of the city such as Notre Dame Cathedral; War remnant museum, Ben Thanh market. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City

Day 2: Half-day in Cu Chi Tunnels by speedboat (B/L/-)

Start your day with morning hotel pickup and transfer to your luxury speedboat at Ho Chi Minh Pier. With our high quality teak vessel, you can travel comfortably to the famous Cu Chi Tunnels, while enjoying some local fruits with unlimited refreshments on board. You can also observe the life along the riverbanks as your guide informs you about the local people’s river-based livelihoods. It is time to take photos of the Saigon River’s jungle-fringed canals and tributaries, where you might see houses on stilts or water buffalo at work.

When disembarking at Cu Chi Tunnels, you will be lead through the historic site, which has become the war memorial that features the impressive labyrinth of tunnels dug by Viet Cong guerrilla fighters during the Vietnam War (known in Vietnam as the American War). Tour sections consist of the 75-mile-long (121-km) complex, which played an important role in many Vietnamese military campaigns such as the Mau Than Lunar New Year campaign of 1968.

You can even slip into one of the narrow passageways to imagine how the supply routes and communications, hospitals, and food and weapons caches were operated underground. After experiencing the tunnels, enjoy your lunch on traditional Vietnamese fare at a riverside restaurant. After that, we will return to Ho Chi Minh City.

Day 3: Ho chi Minh City – Phan Thiet – Mui Ne(B)

After having breakfast, you will check out of the hotel then depart to Phan Thiet which is about 220 km to the North of Ho Chi Minh City. When arriving in Mui Ne, Phat Thiet, you will check in at your resort or hotel and spend the rest of the day at your own or wander ring around the sandy beach. Overnight in Mui Ne

Day 4: Mui Ne relax on the beach (B)

On the day, you can enjoy the resort facilities such as spa treatment, mud bath, or take your time to visit the Mui Ne fishing Village, or Sand dunes as well as Suoi Tien stream. Overnight in Mui Ne

Day 5: Phan Thiet – Ho Chi Minh City – Hanoi (B)

Breakfast at hotel, transfer to Ho Chi Minh , P.M: Free time for shopping before flight to Hanoi, our car and guide will pick you up to Hanoi hotel. Relax and overnight in Hanoi

Day 6: Hanoi– Halong Bay Cruise (B/L/D)

Drive to Halong City, upon arrival you will embark for a luxury wooden junk boat for an enchanting 2-day and 1-night on Ha Long Bay Cruise experience. While on boat, you will have a chance to go sightseeing huge intricate honeycomb rocks, hidden caves and enchanting lagoons, lose yourself in the stunning landscape and spy interesting shapes in the rocks. In addition, the ever-changing light, fog and clouds reflecting off the waters of the bay will create a magical and mercurial atmosphere.
Another thing to note is that you will enjoy an excellent lunch and dinner onboard, including delicious and fresh local seafood. In the evening, the cruise will be anchored for you to spend the night on the bay. Besides, don’t miss the chance to swim in the crystal waters or go kayaking around the extraordinary limestone towers. Overnight on board. Pick up a Halong Bay Cruise

Day 7: Halong Bay – Hanoi

If you are a morning person then you may attend a Tai Chi class that is held on the sundeck of your cruise. After that, you are supposed to enjoy a colorful buffet breakfast with some Paradise delights. Continuing exploring Halong Bay, you will sail across its 2000 islets and visiting some of its major destinations. In the afternoon, we drive back to Hanoi. For the rest of day, you can enjoy water puppet theatre. Overnight in Hanoi

Day 8: Hanoi – end of the Family vacation (B)

Services for Captivating Vietnam 10 day
  • 8 night hotel based on double / twin share
  • Overnight stay on board a Halong Bay cruise
  • Transportation by private vehicle as per program
  • Entrance fees
  • Meals as indicated (B – L – D)
  • Mineral water 1 per day / pax
  • Visa approval letter
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