Sparkling Seas & Hideaways

12 days from $7,795pp

Experience the best Vietnam has to offer. On this five star trip, you’ll pair the classic sights with Michelin star dining, and cultural insights from the experts. Relax with a luxury cruise on Halong Bay, and an extended stay at the intimate Six Senses Ninh Van Bay. Sparkling Seas and Secret Hideaways is just the ticket for travelers craving style and substance.

Highlights

  • Take a Seaplane to the iconic Halong Bay and enjoy a luxurious two night cruise

  • Dine a deux in the exclusive Press Club in Hanoi, and the private Wine Cave at Ninh Van Bay

  • Tour Saigon with a respected scholar

  • Enjoy VIP tickets at the Saigon Opera House

  • Relax at the luxury beach resort of Six Senses Ninh Van Bay

  • See top city attractions in both Hanoi and Saigon

Itinerary

This exciting trip to Vietnam includes transfers, accommodation, most dinners and selected excursions.

From the first conversation until you arrive home from your vacation, you’ll be looked after by one of our Travel Designers who has traveled extensively in the region and will give advice from their personal experience on how to make the most out of your trip.

All of our trips are entirely custom-made and we will continually refine your itinerary until it’s perfect.

Day

Location

Type

1-4

Hanoi

City

Ready to see Vietnam in style? Once you touch down in Hanoi you’ll fast track through security before being met by a guide and taken to your hotel.

You’ll kick-start your stay in the buzzing capital by touring top attractions including the ancient Temple of Literature, the One Pillar Pagoda – one of the country’s most revered temples – and West Lake. That evening indulge in Michelin-starred French cuisine at the highly regarded Press Club Restaurant. The good food continues on your last full day here as you’ll embark on a culinary tour of the capital with a local food expert. Visit buzzing produce markets, sample local delicacies and sip delicious slow-dripped hot brew.

Places to Stay

Things to do

5-6

Halong Bay

Cruise

Hop aboard a seaplane and transfer to the iconic Halong Bay, known for its beguiling emerald waters and rainforest topped towering limestone islands. You'll spend two nights aboard the splendid Violet Junk, one of the most revered ships on the Bay.

Check the boat's itinerary for available visits and activities and enjoy a lovely on-board meal and bottle of wine at dinner. The next day you’ll visit some of the most untouched areas of the bay; enjoy swimming on secluded beaches, visiting water tunnels and exploring local fishing villages.

Places to Stay

Things to do

7-10

Nha Trang

Beach

Today you’re off to the coastal resort of Nha Trang in southern Vietnam. You’ll be staying at the charmingly rustic yet stunningly luxurious Six Senses Ninh Van Bay. Situated in a stunning crescent shaped bay, the resort boasts astounding cuisine, sea view decks and even butler service! During your stay you’ll also enjoy an intimate dinner complete with wine pairing in the Wine Cave.

Places to Stay

11-13

Saigon (Ho Chi Minh City)

City

Bid farewell to beachside paradise and head for Vietnam’s largest city – Saigon. On the way you’ll stop at Cu Chi tunnels, an intricate network of underground tunnels used in the wars, where you’ll hear tales of what life was like for those who lived here.  You’ll spend the evening at the Saigon Opera House where you’ll enjoy VIP tickets to an AO show performed by local dancers and artists. On your last full day in the city, you'll meet with a respected scholar and travel in a vintage car on an insightful architectural tour.

Sadly it's time to leave Vietnam, but don't worry your VIP transfer will get you to the airport with ease. 

Places to Stay

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Map of your trip

Things to do on this trip

Here are some of the fun and exciting things you'll do on your trip to Vietnam. Call us now to learn more: 01483 319 333

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