Vietnam Leisure - Family with Kids
13 Days

This family friendly journey is designed especially for those traveling with babies, offering perfect accommodations to enjoy a very special family vacation. All of Vietnam's highlights are featured in this journey that offers a myriad of local delights and less moving from place to place, offering a manageable pace and ample leisure time to relax and enjoy this spectacular land of timeless charm. Complimentary services for babies are provided at every leg of the tour, including an option for baby sitters upon request, as well as  strollers, car seats, cribs and diaper service.

From US$1,531
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The specialized trip is designed and planned by our travel coordinator who live and work in Vietnam and understands the challenges of travelling with small children - offer you ideas of possible beat having fun with all your family with small kids in a fantastic Vietnam holiday.

Experiences & Attractions

  • Take time to explore Hanoi & Hoi An's ancient streets and historic buildings, filled with charming boutiques, famous attractions and delectable cuisine.
  • Cruise amongst thousands of limestone islands in Halong Bay and skim the waters together in kayaks.
  • Discovery the daily life of a local in rural villages
  • Share traditional wine or tea with locals and sip a bowl of steaming hot Pho in the best-known restaurants.
  • Day 1: Hanoi Arrival
    Day 1: Hanoi Arrival
    A warm welcome and private transfer to the hotel for your first night under Hanoi sky.
  • Day 2: Hanoi
    Day 2: Hanoi
    Visit Vietnam Museum of Ethnology one of the most interesting museums in Vietnam where display a wide range of textiles, craft of 54 ethnic minorities living in Vietnam. After lunch at local restaurant, continue to visit Temple of Literature, which for nearly ten centuries served as Vietnam's premier university with education based on the Chinese mandarin system, in which mandarins or government bureaucrats were selected by merit through the extremely rigorous imperial examination.
    Afterwards return the heart of Hanoi, take a walking tour passing the bustling streets of Old quarter to observe a thriving city with numerous ancient houses as you look up and many small local businesses that have been doing from generation to generation for many years. Return to your hotel for relaxing. After dusk, visit a local family with kids to join their dinner, getting closer to local life through many conversations on dining table, understand the differences between old Hanoi and present, Vietnamese family and other countries’. (B,D)
    Optional: Instead in the afternoon, your family can enjoy a wonderful riding around West Lake by an electric car. Then continue on to embrace and hands-on one of the most identical art of Vietnam: Lacquer painting at a lacquer painting artist under a delicate guidance on how to make one by yourself. Just let us know your preference.
  • Day 3: Hanoi - Halong Bay
    Day 3: Hanoi - Halong Bay
    Leave Hanoi for Halong Bay (World Natural Heritage Site). Upon arrival embark on a romantic classic Junk. A delicious lunch prepared by our professional local chef. Swim in the bay‘s emerald waters, explore caves with incredible formations of stalactites. Kayak through the atmospheric caves and grottoes on the surface of the emerald water. Spending the night on the boat allows you to sit back and enjoy the tranquility of Halong Bay. (B,L,D)
  • Day 4: Halong - Hanoi - Hoi An
    Day 4: Halong - Hanoi - Hoi An
    Early sun rise with the panoramic morning view of Bay’s landscapes with a cup of tea or coffee, fresh fruits and breakfast. Free time to relax or go swimming on the beaches before cruising back to the harbor then drive straight to Noi Bai airport for a flight to Da Nang. Then transfer to Hoi An for hotel check in. Evening is at your leisure to enjoy the old town at your own pace. (Brunch)
  • Day 5: Hoi An eco trip
    Day 5: Hoi An eco trip
    Be responsible and reduce your carbon emissions by embarking on rowing boat tour enjoy a wide range of experiences - from learning traditional fishing techniques to paddling the strange and unique Vietnamese bamboo basket boats while exploring the now tranquil coconut-palm flanked waterways of a past war. Continue to explore Central Coast countryside where you can try your hand at making traditional silk lanterns with locals. Return to hotel when sun goes down. (B,L)
  • Day 6: Hoi An Leisure
    Day 6: Hoi An Leisure
    Free & easy, relax on your own at this lovely town. (B)
     
  • Day 7: Hoi An - Ho Chi Minh city
    Day 7: Hoi An - Ho Chi Minh city
    After a short flight from Hoi An to HCMC in the morning, enjoy an indigenous lunch in this metropolitan for foodies. In the afternoon, parents will get a chance to learn about the Vietnam War from the leftovers at the War Remnants Museum. Later, visit the Old Post Office to admire the French architecture and have the kids writing a postcard for their relatives. Bustling Ben Thanh market is the next. This is a typical symbol of Vietnamese market where each has a little kiosk for their trading of various commodities and handicrafts. (B,L)
  • Day 8: Ho Chi Minh - Cu chi tunnels - Ho Chi Minh
    Day 8: Ho Chi Minh - Cu chi tunnels - Ho Chi Minh
    In the morning visit to the Cu Chi Tunnels. At its height, the tunnel system stretched over 250km. from Saigon to the Cambodian border and was three levels deep. The network included innumerable trap doors, specially constructed living areas, storage facilities, weapons factories, field hospitals, command centers and kitchens. Today the remaining tunnels have become a major tourist attraction giving the visitor a unique experience and a feel of what underground life during the U.S.-Vietnam War must have been like. (B)
  • Day 9: Ho Chi Minh - Mekong Delta - Ho Chi Minh
    Day 9: Ho Chi Minh - Mekong Delta - Ho Chi Minh
    In the morning you leave Saigon to lush My Tho where you take a private boat to through the green vegetation and floating market of the canals to an orchard, where we are treated to a delicious lunch in bonsai garden in the heart of Mekong , complete with tropical fruits. You also visit the snake farm Dong Tam that breeds snakes for, among other things, snake wine and enjoy a bonsai garden before heading back to HCMC. (B,L)
  • Day 10: Ho Chi Minh - Siem Reap
    Day 10: Ho Chi Minh - Siem Reap
    Take your time until transfer to airport for flight to Siem Riep, your base for visiting the fabulous ancient sites of Angkor, one of the wonders of world. Upon arrival meet guide and transfer to hotel for check in. Afterwards, enjoy a banquet dinner with exciting Khmer Traditional Dance shows at a local restaurant. (D)
  • Day 11: Siem Reap
    Day 11: Siem Reap
    Today visit the epic centerpiece of Angkor Wat temple with its extraordinary architecture and bas-reliefs. Spend the afternoon in this mother-of-temples, not only known as the symbol of Khmer pride as represented in the flag of Cambodia, but also known to the world as World’s Largest Religious Monument. At the end of the day, enjoy the breathtaking sunset view over Angkor Wat from the top of Phnom Bakheng Hill. (B)
  • Day 12: Siem Reap
    Day 12: Siem Reap
    Today we explore the most dedicated beauty of the Khnmer temple carvings of Banteay Srei in the 11th century. On the way back, visit the impressive Ta Prohm “jungle temple” where the famous film Tomb Raider was shot and brought the Angkor Wonders to the world. Afterwards, explore the epic centerpiece of Angkor Wat temple with its extraordinary architecture and bas-reliefs.
    Balance your free time in the afternoon for relax and shopping perhaps. (B)
    Optional: a hands-on cooking class to learn about extraordinary cuisine of Khmer people.

  • Day 13: Siem Reap departure
    Day 13: Siem Reap departure
    At leisure before your departure. (B)
For budget from US$1,531 (VND 32,151,500) per person...
The price is generally based on group from 6 people for 13 days itinerary at deluxe/ boutique hotels including excursions and private guiding. 
 
Suggested Accommodation:
Hanoi Maison Boutique hotel 
Halong Bay Dragon Pearl Junk 
Hoi An Vinh hung Riverside Resort
Ho Chi Minh city Grand hotel
Siem Reap Somadevi Angkor Resort


Notes: 
.    Gala Dinner on Dec 24 & 31 is not included. 

·    All accommodation are shared Double/Twin room with daily breakfast.
.    Price base on adult occupancy. Contact us for kid prices
·    Promotion depends on each hotel. Please contact us for more information.

Includes
·    Vietnamese meals mentioned in the itinerary.
.    Shared DBL/TWN hotels/ resort rooms and cruise cabin.
·    Private transportation as per the itinerary
·    Domestic flights (economy class)
·    International flight Ho Chi Minh city – Siem Reap (economy class)
·    Private experienced English speaking guides.
·    Admission/Entrance fees as per the itinerary
·    Visa on arrival (approval letter)

Excludes
.    Bank transfer fee and Credit card charge fee
·    Tips and gratuities
·    Drinks
·    Travel Insurance.

·    Personal expenses not mentioned above.
Please contact us at  (+84 4) 35622733 /  24hrs number: 877 - 315 - 9164/ info@sisterstoursvn or via our Contact Page for a complimentary consultuation.

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  • We had a great time in Vietnam
    6/11/2013
    “We had a great time, good guide and driver, everything ran smoothly. We so appreciate the work that everyone did to make our trip so fabulous. Thank you!
    Andy & Joanne McDonald, Canada