Ecstatic Vietnam Family Holiday Package
1.Hotel accomodation 12 Days & 11 Nights
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1.Any other meal than inclusions
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4.Any visa charge(if applicable)
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Ecstatic Vietnam Family Holiday Package
As you select this 11 nights, 12 days Vietnam family holiday package, be prepared for an amazing family vacation. Celebrated for its ancient Hindu temples, amazing river deltas, historical monuments, Buddhist monasteries, and unique traditional shows, Vietnam is a perfect pick for a Vietnam holiday with kids. No wonder, travelers from far and wide flock to this country for a refreshing break from monotonous life.
This remarkable 12 days Vietnam itinerary from Kolkata, Mumbai, Chennai, and other major cities of India is a great choice to indulge in an indulgent vacation with your family. Your Vietnam trip introduces you to breathtaking tourist places that rank high among attractions in entire South East Asia. Your 12 days in Vietnam trip begins with Ho Chi Minh City and takes you to significant attractions like Cu Chi Tunnels, Reunification Palace, and War Remnants Museum. Your vacation proceeds to Hoi An and takes you to its exotic ancient town as well as an eco-tour.
Your family holiday Vietnam proceeds to Hanoi, the capital city where you get to explore the majestic Ho Chi Minh Complex and enjoy unique Water Puppet Show. To top up your family holiday, you are taken for an exclusive Halong Bay trip. A traditional Junk Cruise experience for a day awaits you here, enhancing your vacation delight. Among other attractions that come your way during this cruise, the Surprise Cave steals the show. In short, family packages to Vietnam present opportunities to delight in ecstatic times with your loved ones. And what’s more? The vacation is available in combination to cozy accommodation, smooth transfers, and enjoyable sightseeing with other aspects. You can also get your trip customized to your requirements. So, time to book a vacation for your dear ones is now!
As soon as you step on the HCMC airport, an agent’s representative will warmly welcome you. Further, he/she will escort you to the hotel. Complete check-in formalities at the hotel and get over the jet lag. Rest of the day is at leisure, which you can delight in on your own. Every district here is distinctive, dotted with Buddhist temples and ornate pagodas, offering you opportunities to explore and photograph. The city is also an amazing site to soak in the local culture. You can also sample local delicacies like Bánh mì (sandwich with pickled vegetables, cilantro, hot peppers, and meat), lemongrass chicken, and Banh kep (waffle cookies). Come back to the hotel for a restful sleep
Kickstart your day with a healthy breakfast and set off to explore the myriad attractions of the city, each seeped in historical significance. Begin the sightseeing with Reunification Palace (initially Independence Palace), which has witnessed two severe wars against the French and American colonists. From here, move to other beautiful edifices like Notre Dame Cathedral and the historic Central Post Office – adjacent structures and significant symbols of HCMC. War Remnants Museum is another visit worthy place included in your 4 days Ho Chi Minh itinerary that introduces you to grim facts of the war but the visit is informative.
By the time you explore these attractions, it is time for lunch. Savor a delicious spread with your loved ones around before heading to Cu Chi Tunnels. Your exploration inside these tunnels is followed by a short introduction and a video explaining all about these tunnels. The tunnel system extended from the South Vietnamese capital to the Cambodian border at its peak. Crawling through these tunnels is fun but sobering at the same time as you get a glimpse of life lead here by local soldiers. Today, these underpasses are pilgrimage passageways for Vietnamese students and Communist Party squads. After you are done with interiors of these tunnels, refresh yourself with a special tea accompanied by cassava (guerilla’s food) included during your Ho Chi Minh city itinerary 4 days. If you want, try hands on shooting gun.
Enjoy a lovely breakfast before being transferred to Ben Tre (a coastal province in the Mekong Delta) to jump into your Mekong Delta adventure. Your arrival at Ham Luong dock is marked by a delightful cruise along Ham Luong River, which is Mekong River’s tributary. Once you reach the luxuriant Mekong Delta, visit several workshops of coconut town where locals create incredible handicrafts of coconut. Explore the village by a local motorized rickshaw - Xe Lôi. After mapping the pleasure on land, enjoy kayaking through the tropical canal.
As the first half of the day consumes your energy and hunger pangs hit you, satiate them with a scrumptious lunch, included in this Mekong Delta tour 1 day. Now, it is time for a break. You can treat your senses to the natural splendor of the quaint countryside or enjoy a cycling tour around the village. Add to the flavor of your day with a local fruit plantation trip where you can savor seasonal fruits. Later, delight in the beauty of surroundings while enjoying a boat ride through natural canals.
After having a whale of time in this nature-kissed zone, board a sampan (flat bottomed Chinese wooden boat) to return to the dock. Now, move back to Ho Chi Minh City for a peaceful sleep at the hotel.
Arise to a hearty breakfast and plan how to enjoy your free day today. You can visit the tastefully adorned Mariamman Hindu Temple, the only Hindu Temple of the city which is still active. Another place to visit is Cao Dai Temple, which is hub of Cao Dai faith. This faith incorporates parts of Taoism, Christianity, Buddhism, Confucianism, and Islam. Jade Emperor Pagoda is another hotspot to be explored today. Its carvings, elaborate architectural prowess, coupled with Chinese aspects present a masterpiece that exudes an engrossing ambience.
As the day proceeds, you can indulge in pampering sessions like spa or manicure and pedicure. These centres to soothe the senses are generously splashed through the city, especially around the Pham Ngu Lao area. A majority of these are operational till late night. If you want to jazz up your after dark delight on this day of your 4 days in Ho Chi Minh, proceed to enjoy the happening nightlife here. You can head to Pham Ngu Lao Street that presents a vibrant night scenario. To enjoy it the more urbane way, hit a rooftop bar, which offers you a scintillating scenery of the well-lit city. Dong Khoi area is the best place to delight in upmarket bars and live-music venues.
After having a gala time with your loved ones, come back to the hotel for a refreshing sleep.
Optional: Leisure day activities (charges extra)
Have a lovable breakfast and enjoy free time before checking out from the hotel. You will then be transferred to airport to board a flight to Da Nang. On arrival, you will be transferred to a hotel in Hoi An. Register yourself at the hotel and wash out the journey fatigue. Now, it is time for some sightseeing with a guide as per your trip to Vietnam with kids. Begin with a walk to visit the ancient town, which is an outstandingly well-preserved and unique heritage site. The first attraction that greets you here is Kwan Temple, founded in 1653, this is now the site of a History and Culture Museum. Move to Phuc Kien Chinese Assembly Hall, a temple dedicated to Thien Hau - Goddess of the sea.
Other hotspots of this ancient town include Tan Ky old House and the iconic Japanese Bridge. The bridge is also home to a tiny Taoist Pagoda. For some musical moments, you will be taken to cultural show rooms. Delight in sorrowfully sweet sounds of violin and traditional dances.
The gorgeous town oozes with history and is well-known for its culinary treats. So, don’t miss out on sampling some local delights (charges extra). After you have completed your walking tour, you can go shopping to buy gifts for your loved ones at home. In the noon, enjoy lunch at a local restaurant included in your family holiday Vietnam.
You can also brighten up your trip with a lantern festival at night. Lanterns hanging all over the town and floating on water present a fairytale like night. After an insightful day, return to your hotel in Hoi An and hop onto your cozy beds for a sound sleep.
Optional: Lantern Festival (charges extra)
Tip: Visit the noodle making area where fresh rice noodles are made.
Distance from Ho Chi Minh City to Da Nang: 600 km
Travel Time: 1 hour, 15 minutes (approx.)
Savor a healthy and filling breakfast and leave for a guided eco tour with your family. You will be received at the hotel itself to be escorted for a bicycle trip to the countryside. Your trip is added with a round boat trip where you will get a chance to drink in the beautiful environs of Hoi An. You will be shown characteristic fishing technique by the local fishermen and if you want, try how the locals catch fish. On the trip, you will be served a fresh cut coconut to sip on and energize. Later, savor lip-smacking lunch at a local restaurant with your loved ones around. Once your tour culminates, come back to the hotel for a refreshing sleep.
Wake up to a lovable breakfast and check out from the hotel. Now, you will be transferred to Da Nang airport to catch your flight to Hanoi. On arrival, you will be welcomed and escorted to the hotel. Complete the check-in formalities at the reception and unwind. Now, remaining part of the day is at your leisure. You can choose to discover the capital city on your own. Delight in the serenity of Hoan Kiem Lake or explore the expanses of Old Quarter. You can also go picnicking at the West Lake or shop at Hang Gai Street.
Later, come back to the hotel for a soothing night stay.
Optional: Sightseeing (charges extra)
Distance from Da Nang to Hanoi: 791 km
Travel Time (by air): 1 hour, 15 minutes
Before beginning with the plan of the day, enjoy a filling breakfast. Now, you will be taken to discover the marvels of this capital city. First up is the Ho Chi Minh Complex, which is a pilgrimage for several Vietnamese. Adorned with monuments, pagodas, botanical gardens, and memorials, this place is usually visited by people who want to pay homage to 'Uncle Ho'. Within this complex, other buildings like Ho Chi Minh’s Stilt House, Ho Chi Minh's Mausoleum, Ho Chi Minh Museum, One Pillar Pagoda, and Presidential Palace are also housed. Other attractions that you will be visiting today are Vietnam National Museum of History, Hanoi Opera House, and Old Quarter. Complete your sightseeing spree with a lavish lunch.
A traditional and unique Water Puppet Performance completes your day in a distinctive way on this Hanoi 6 days itinerary. Your kids will be more than happy to watch this exceptional show. Later, return to the hotel for a soothing sleep.
Have a toothsome breakfast before enjoying a smooth transfer to Halong Bay, where nature’s beauty breathes and leaves you spellbound. This awesome bay, which is a World Heritage Area treats you to a 24 hour traditional Junk Cruise, taking you across iridescent turquoise waters and lovely limestone islands. You will reach the dock during noon time to board the cruise. On board, satiate your hunger pangs with an epicurean lunch made of fresh seafood. Now, the cruise takes you to some of the several islands such as Dinh Huong and Ga Choi as per this Hanoi itinerary 6 days.
Visit Surprise Cave or Sung Sot Cave, which is one of the three largest caves of Halong Bay. The name describes the feelings of tourists when they step in the cave surprised, owing to its spectacular beauty. The cave is miniscule in the beginning but spacious and airy as you move inside. Ceiling is ornamented with stalactites looking like vibrant chandeliers. The floor is carpeted with rocks in shapes of horse, elephant, flowers, and leaves.
Halt at an island inlet to enjoy a dive in warm waters of Tonkin Gulf (if weather is suitable). After having splashing fun, return to the cruise to refuel yourself with a lovable dinner, followed by a refreshing sleep where waters sing lullabies all night.
Travel Time from Hanoi to Halong Bay: 3.5 hours
Enjoy scenic pleasures at Halong Bay
Greet the morning early today as you will be taken for a Tai Chi lesson to a local public area. Tai Chi has its roots in martial arts and is a series of slow, smooth body movements. These movements accentuate relaxation and concentration, just like meditation. If you don’t want to try it, simply enjoy a healthful breakfast. Now, you will sail back to Hanoi. En route, you will be delighting in several watersports.
Once you are contented with the water play, you will be served a lovely lunch, included in this family trip to Vietnam. Now, you will sail back to the main harbor in order to return to Hanoi. Once you reach Hanoi, sleep peacefully in the hotel.
Your day starts with a scrumptious breakfast and time to explore it on your own follows.
You can have a sneak peek into the past of the country by visiting various museums like Vietnamese Women’s Museum, Fine Arts Museum, and Army Museum. Also explore Vietnam Museum of Ethnology which is packed with items that articulate the incredible diversity of Vietnam as the country brims with over 54 ethnic groups. Jazz up your day with a traditional Vietnamese art performance at the Golden Bell Show Theater. You can enhance the flavor of your day by pampering your taste buds with Cha Ca La Vong (grilled fish with turmeric and dill), a Hanoi gourmet specialty. After enjoying the day, come back to the hotel for a restful night.
Optional: Sightseeing and shows (charges extra)
Savor one more breakfast and enjoy free time. If time allows, you can go for a bout of shopping. Later, get transferred to the airport so that you can board your flight back home.