+84-899-410-675 enquiry@vietnamtourfun.com
+84-899-410-675 enquiry@vietnamtourfun.com
Price
From$3,284$1,642
Booking Form
Enquiry Form
Full Name*
Email Address*
Phone Number (We will only call you in case of email problems)*
Nationality*
Your Enquiry
* I agree with Terms of Service and Privacy Statement.
Please agree to all the terms and conditions before proceeding to the next step
Double/Twin room (3 stars hotels)
  • Single room (3 stars hotels)
  • Single room (4 stars hotels)
  • Single room (5 stars hotels)
  • Double/Twin room (3 stars hotels)
  • Double/Twin room (4 stars hotels)
  • Double/Twin room (5 stars hotels)
* Please select all required fields to proceed to the next step.

Proceed Booking

Save To Wish List

Adding item to wishlist requires an account

6152

Why Book With Us?

  • No-hassle best price guarantee
  • Customer care available 24/7
  • Hand-picked Tours & Activities

Get a Question?

Do not hesitage to give us a call. We are an expert team and we are happy to talk to you.

+84-899-410-675

sales@vietnamtourfun.com

Routes of Heritage into Laos And Vietnam In 12 Days

0
  • 12 Days 11 Nights
  • Max People: 15
  • Wifi Available
  • Jan 01’ - Dec 31'
  • Age range: 2 to 80
  • Pickup: Airport
Introduction

This Routes of Heritage into Laos And Vietnam In 12 Days trip is perfect for those who want to get away from hustle and bustle of big cities and looking for a real authentic experience. You will get the unforgettable experience of visiting local villages throughout the trip, learning the traditional lifestyle of Vietnamese and Laotians, and getting deep into their culture. You would be stunned by the magnificent views of these two beautiful countries: explore the caves, and waterfalls, have a boat ride along the Mekong river, cycle through the rice fields, visit tropical orchards, and cruise in one of the most beautiful bays in the world!

Places You’ll See
Itinerary
Start in Luang Prabang and end in Ho Chi Minh City! With the In-depth Cultural tour Heritage Trail Of Laos and Vietnam In 12 Days, you have a 12 days tour package taking you through Luang Prabang, Laos and 6 other destinations in Asia. Heritage Trail Of Laos and Vietnam In 12 Days includes accommodation in a hotel as well as flights, an expert guide, meals, transport and more.

Day 1Welcome to Laos - Luang Prabang Arrival

Your Laos and Vietnam trip begins with your arrival in Luang Prabang. Your private driver will meet you at the airport, holding a signboard with your name. He will escort you to your accommodation right in the heart of the town. The tranquillity and charm of this town with its splendid natural scenery and cultural sights make it one of the most delightful places to visit in Laos. You can easily explore Luang Prabang at your own pace or relax at the hotel after the flight.

Overnight in Luang Prabang.

Day 2 Luang Prabang Sightseeing and Pak Ou Caves (B) Private tour

Today, we enjoy a short guided tour to the city’s oldest temples of Wat Sene and the magnificent Wat Xiengthong with its roofs sweeping low to the ground, which represents classical Laotian architecture. We then embark on a cruise upstream on the Mekong River. Enjoy the breathtaking view of the tranquil countryside along the way. Visit the mysterious Pak Ou Caves, two linked caves crammed with thousands of gold lacquered Buddha statues of various shapes and sizes left by devoted pilgrims. On the way, we will stop at the village of Ban Xanghai, where the local rice wine is produced. On return, we take a short drive to another small village Ban Phanom, which is famous for its hand weaving. 

Overnight in Luang Prabang. 

Day 3Luang Prabang - Khuang Si Waterfall (B) Private tour

Have breakfast at the hotel and get ready for your next adventure. Start your tour with visit the impressive stupa of Wat Visoun, the shrine of Wat Aham, and Wat Mai. Then visit local villages of Lao ethnic minority groups such as Hmong village Ban Ouray, Laoloum village Ban Ou, and Khmu village Ban Thane. After exploring the villages, we will take you to the beautiful Khuang Si Waterfall, where you can cool off with a refreshing swim in the pools or walk along the forest trails. We then return to Luang Prabang. 

Overnight in Luang Prabang. 

OPTIONAL EARLY MORNING TOUR 

An optional early start gives you the fantastic opportunity to participate in the daily morning rituals of saffron-clad monks collecting offerings of Alms (often in the form of sticky rice) from the faithful residents. This tradition is very unique in Laos, being the only Buddhist nation still preserving the ritual.

Day 4Luang Prabang - Flight To Hanoi (B) Flight included

Relish the remaining moment in Luang Prabang before your private driver escorts you to the airport to take the flight to Hanoi. When you arrive at Than Son Nhat Airport, your driver will pick you up and transfer you to your accommodation. The rest of the time is free for leisure. 

Overnight in Hanoi.

Day 5Get Away From The Big City With Ba Vi Eco Tour (B/L)

Enjoy a hearty breakfast at the hotel then our experienced English-speaking guide escorts you on the trip to Ba Vi, a countryside located on the outskirt of Hanoi.

Arrive at Ri village, enjoy the welcome drink and snacks and meet your first host – Mr. Duoc, who is a Vietnam War veteran and tea-farm owner. Listen to the stories of Mr. Duoc’s life during the war while enjoying the drink and then visit his tea plantation. You will learn how to pick the best tea leaves to make the most wonderful beverage in Vietnam. Carry on with the tea production at his small workshop, where most of the work is manual.

Then have a short drive to Moc village, where you will meet your next host Mrs. Chin, who will teach you how to cook local Vietnamese dishes. Later have the meals you made for lunch in a beautiful tropical garden. 

Have a short break after lunch, and join Mrs. Chin for a walk around the village. You will visit some local families to understand the rural lifestyle and learn how tofu, conical hats, and other local products are made. Then have a cycling trip through beautiful paddy fields. Wrap up your countryside tour with traditional feet soak in warm water with herbs, following the traditional recipes of the Muong ethnic minority. It will relax you (and your feet) after cycling around the village.

Then your driver will take you back to your hotel.

Overnight in Hanoi.

Day 6Hanoi - Overnight Cruise On Halong Bay (B/L/D) - Shared Cruise/Bus

In the morning, check out of the hotel, and get picked up by the Cruise team. Take the most scenic route to reach Halong Bay, taking you across the Red River Delta with emerald green rice paddies stretching for as far as the eyes can see. 

On arrival at Halong, you will board the cruise and enjoy the fantastic views of limestone rocks and the karst grottoes. Have an utterly delicious seafood lunch and enjoy the time at the sundeck exploring the Bay. 

The cruise will stop in a secret place where you will spend time kayaking or swimming, so you can explore the karst grottoes closer. Towards the evening, you will return to the boat for an early dinner, followed by some time at leisure. You can optionally attend the activities taking part on the boat or just relax.

Overnight on cruise.

Day 7Halong Bay - Back To Hanoi (B/Brunch) - Shared Cruise/Bus

Rise early today to view the sunrise at the wonder of nature with breakfast served in the dining room. A Tai Chi class on the sun deck will awake your mind and muscles.

Then head off to visit the limestone cave full of stalagmites and stalactites. After your exploration return to the boat to check out and enjoy the brunch while the cruise is sailing back to the harbor. Later you will be transferred to your accommodation in Hanoi. 

Overnight in Hanoi.

Day 8Hanoi - Flight To Ho Chi Minh City (B) Flight included

Relish the remaining moment in Hanoi before your private driver escorts you to the airport to take the flight to Ho Chi Minh. When you arrive at Tan Son Nhat International Airport, your driver will pick you up and transfer you to your accommodation. The rest of the time is free at leisure. 

Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City.

Day 9Cycle In The Countryside of Mekong Delta (B/L/D) (Join a group tour)

Pick up at your hotel in Ho Chi Minh City and start the trip to My Tho. Upon arrival, visit Vinh Trang pagoda which sated back to the late 19th century. Then boarding the sampan and cruising down the river around the four beautiful islands known as Dragon, Unicorn, Phoenix and Tortoise islands.

Stop over at Unicorn Island, go walking in the village paths to contemplate orchards, and enjoy tropical fruits, and Vietnamese folk music performed by the local people. Visit the fruit plantation.

Be rowed in a small sampan through the Thoi Son canal and treat yourself to the beauty of the countryside, visit the family business & bee-keeping farm, and enjoy honey tea and coconut candy workshop.

Have lunch at the local restaurant. Break time.

The afternoon is time for cycling around the Tan Thach village, meeting the local people to experience their daily life in the Mekong delta. Relaxing on hammocks to enjoy the cool breeze is for those do not want to join the cycling trip. Proceed to Can Tho City and overnight in Can Tho.

Day 10Mekong – Cai Rang Floating Market - Ho Chi Minh (B/L) (Join a group tour)

Have breakfast at hotel. You can take a leisurely boat ride to explore the picturesque tributaries of the Lower Mekong River (Bassac River), then visit Cai Rang Floating Market, the most vibrant floating market in the area.

Walking tour of the local noodle factory. Visit Munir Ansay Pagoda – a Khmer temple, famous for its unique structure. Then move by boat to the Con Son tourist area, visit the fruit plantation and enjoy seasonal fruits.

Have lunch and return to Ho Chi Minh City.

Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City.

Day 11Learn Vietnam War's History With Visit To Cu Chi Tunnels (B) (Join in group tour)

Have breakfast at the hotel and depart for Cu Chi tunnel. The trip will take approximately one and a half hours drive. Upon arrival, you will have a short introduction followed by an introductory video about how the tunnels were constructed, and how the people survived in the harsh conditions of wartime. 

Then, spend your time exploring the remaining area and tunnel systems, which included the living areas, kitchens, and bedrooms side by side with other martial facilities like storage, weapons factories, field hospitals, and command centers. All this was to help people living inside the tunnels meet their basic needs. Besides, there are many hidden trap doors and dangerous traps within the maze-like tunnels for security purposes during the war. Afterward, special tea and cassava (guerilla food during the war) will be served.

Then you will return to your hotel in Ho Chi Minh City.

Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City.

Day 12Time To Say Goodbye - Ho Chi Minh Departure (B)

Relish a healthy breakfast on the final day of your trip to Laos and Vietnam. Complete the hotel check-out formalities, after which you can visit the local markets to buy souvenirs for your loved ones. Later your private driver will transfer you to the airport to take your flight back home. Trip Ends.

Goodbye and safe travel!

Accommodation

Hotel list

3-star hotels:

  • Luang Prabang: Villa Chindara 
  • Ho Chi Minh City: Queen Ann Hotel or similar
  • Mekong Delta: Kim Tho Hotel or similar
  • Hanoi – Mina Hotel or similar
  • Halong Bay – Le Journey Cruise or similar

4-star hotels:

  • Luang Prabang : Villa Santi or similar
  • Ho Chi Minh City: Alagon Saigon Hotel & Spa or similar
  • Mekong Detla: TTC Hotel or similar
  • Hanoi: Tirant Hotel or similar
  • Ha long Bay: La Pandora Cruise Halong or similar

5-stars hotels:

  • Luang Prabang: Luang Prabang View or similar
  • Ho Chi Minh City: The Myst Dong Khoi or similar
  • Mekong Delta: Sheraton Can Tho or similar
  • Hanoi: Apricot Hotel and Spa or similar
  • Halong Bay: Doris Cruise or similar
  • Check-in room at 14:00 // Check-out room at 12:00 noon (Except Early check-in or Late check-out mentioned in the program)
What's Included
Inclusive

Flights

  • Luang Prabang – Hanoi (with 20 kg luggage allowance)
  • Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh (with 20 kg luggage allowance)

Guide

  • Experienced English speaking guide
  • French/German/Spanish/Russian/Chinese speaking guides are available upon request. The surcharge will be applied

Meals

As per the tour program:

B=breakfast

L-Lunch

D-Dinner

 

This tour offers Vegetarian and Vegan food options on request. Simply let Vietnam Tour Fun know the food option that you prefer.

Transport

– Door-to-door pick-up & drop-off services by private car

– Air-conditioned bus between Hanoi and Halong Bay (2-way)

– Air-conditioned bus or private cars for the excursions

Additional Services

– Kayaking boat in Ha Long bay (if any)

– All sightseeing tickets as per itinerary

– Tissues and water on coach

Exclusive

International flights & departure taxes

Travel insurance

Travel insurance is not covered in the tour price. You can organize travel insurance with your preferred insurance company. We recommend World Nomads, a company recommended by LonelyPlanet. You can check out the details here.

E-visa

Others

X Beverage, Personal expenses, tips, and gratuities

X Early check-in and late check-out (If not mentioned)

X Compulsory Gala Dinner on 24 Dec, 31 Dec and 21 Jan (Tet)

X Public holiday surcharge (Christmas and New Year, Tet holiday in Vietnam, Laotian  New Year) if applicable

X Surcharge for airport cabs from 12:00 am – 05:00 am

X Services not mentioned in inclusion part

Map

FAQ

Any policies are in place for children?

The rate for children applicable for child sharing a room or cabin with two adults:

  • For infant (<02 years old): FOC except domestic ticket cost.
  • 02 – 11 years old: 85% adult rate.
  • Child from 12 years old and above will pay as adult.

All tickets: Based on each airlines policy, the price for children will be applied at time of booking.

What are the typical steps in the payment process?

  • Deposit

In order to secure your spot for the tour, an amount 10% of land service are required to pay (the amount vary based each on tour basis). The amount should be made via bank transfer or our online payment method. After receiving the deposit of your tour, a voucher confirmation will be sent to you within 24-48 hours. Some airfares or services must be paid in full at the time of booking.

Final payment: The balance of your tour will be made one month before the travel date. Payment by bank transfer or online payment is accepted.

  • Payment Policy

All the tour packages on this website operate on a pre-payment basis. Payment can be made either using a major credit card as Visa, Mastercard, American Express, JCB and Unionpay not including credit card transaction fee (Please add in 3% fee for Visa, Mastercard, JCB, Unionpay or 3.85% for American Express to the total amount of payment each time).

After receiving your payment, we will issue you the hotel voucher and/or final confirmation itinerary, which can be sent to you by fax or e-mail.

  • Payment Methods

We will create a unique payment invoice using OnePay for you to make payment after processing your booking.

– Online payment by Credit Card with OnePAY: We accept American Express, Visa card, Mastercard, JCB card and Unionpay since Vietnam Tour Fun is a verified member of OnePAY System. Your card information will be protected during the transaction by using the security system with OnePAY. Your invoice will be created when you confirmed the booking and send you the guideline to deposit your spot.

About OnePAY

OnePAY is a leading online payments and financial transaction processing company in Vietnam. Established in 2006, during the early days of e-Commerce in Vietnam. As representative of Mastercard Internet Payment Service in Viet Nam, OnePAY now leading online payment market.

– By bank transfer: If you prefer to do the bank transfer, please contact us so we can send you the bank detail information. However, all the bank fee and foreign currency exchange have to be taken care at your end.

I'm a solo traveller, is there a single supplement?

All prices are based on per adult, in Double/Twin sharing

Surcharge will be applied for single traveler or single room request

Will be there any alterations of the itinerary?

Alterations to your itinerary before the booking is processed are happily processed free of charge. We want to provide the best tour possible for you.

Alterations, after you have received your booking confirmation letter, will attract a fee of $10 USD per request.

Vietnam Tour Fun reserves the right to modify the itinerary of the tour if air schedule or surface transportation changes, and/or events beyond its control make such alteration necessary.

In this event, any of the increase or reduction of the tour cost will be calculated and charged accordingly.

If the tour is to be changed at the request of the client(s), the client will be required to pay any additional cost in advance.

What are the cancellation policies and how can I change mine?

We would deeply regret your decision to cancel your trip to Vietnam & Indochina; however, we realize that there are many reasons for this event.
In the event of cancellation, we will refund any payment made to Vietnam Tour Fun given that a cancellation fee is applicable.

The cancellation fee will be calculated as follows:

  • 31 days and more before departure: 10% of the full payment + airfare cancellation fees (if any).
  • 15-30 days before departure: 30% of the full payment + airfare cancellation fees (if any).
  • 14 days and less before departure: 100% of the full payment.
  • No-show travelers will be charged 100% of the full payment.

After the trip has commenced, we are unable to refund any amount for unused services due to your early departure, late arrival, or missed days on tours.

35 travellers are considering this tour right now!
Translate »