What to do in Vietnam

Whether you want to feel like 007 in Halong Bay or Gok Wan in the mercantile town of Hoi An, Vietnam has a place to suit (pun intended) all alter egos. There is so much to see and do in any Vietnamese destination of choice, from food tours in the cities to boat trips and village visits in the suburbs. Here are some of our suggestions of what to do in Vietnam:

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Halong Bay

Far East > Vietnam > Hanoi & Halong Bay

Combine Hanoi with a trip to Halong Bay, on the Gulf of Tonkin. Read more

City Tour of Hanoi

Far East > Vietnam > Hanoi & Halong Bay

Take a private guided tour of the city’s main sights, including temples, museums of the country’s recent and ancient history, traditional old quarters and more recent tree-lined boulevards with their French colonial architecture. Read more

Boat Trip on the Perfume River (Hue)

Far East > Vietnam > Hoi An & Hue

Original Travel can organise a private guided boat trip on the Perfume River to visit the Thien Mu Pagoda and the Imperial Citadel. Read more

Hue by Bicycle

Far East > Vietnam > Hoi An & Hue

Discover the hidden backroads of Hue by bicycle on a day trip spent meandering along country roads past craft villages, shrines, tombs and pagodas and taking a local ferryboat across the Perfume River with the locals. The route starts with a visit to Dong Ba food market, then along the northern... Read more

Hoi An Street Food Tour

Far East > Vietnam > Hoi An & Hue

This street food tasting tour is an entertaining and informative way to see Hoi An through its food. Visit a local market off the tourist map then sit down to sample a 36 local delicacies - from sweet to savoury, noodles, sticky rice, myriad spring rolls, tropical fruits and dishes only found in... Read more

Tailor-made Hoi An

Far East > Vietnam > Hoi An & Hue

Original Travel can arrange a guided tour of this UNESCO World Heritage Site. Read more

Tunnels of Cu Chi

Far East > Vietnam > Ho Chi Minh City

Well worth a visit from Ho Chi Minh are the Cu Chi Tunnels. Read more

Ho Chi Minh City Tour

Far East > Vietnam > Ho Chi Minh City

Original Travel can arrange an expertly guided tour of the city, taking in the former Presidential Palace, the Notre Dame Cathedral, the Old Saigon post office, temples, a lacquerware factory and Thien Hau Pagoda in the city’s bustling Chinatown Read more

Tribal Villages

Far East > Vietnam > Sapa

Trekking is the main reason to come to Sapa. Read more

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