Things to Do in Vietnam

Vietnam really is one of the most fascinating, frenetic and captivating countries we know and is blessed with a dizzying variety that keeps the most discerning visitor constantly enthralled. From the Vietnam War tunnels and museums in Ho Chi Minh City, to the colonial charm and customizing in Hoi An, to ancient temples in Hue, to the bustling Capital of Hanoi, to the wonders of Halong Bay and the Far North deciding what to see in Vietnam is no small feat.

Things to do

Our Vietnam tours have been designed to bring together as many Vietnam highlights as possible in a single trip, depending on your interests and the length of your trip. As a long Country the weather varies considerably and when you visit Vietnam will likely affect what you do whilst there. Find out more about where to stay in Vietnam and the Vietnam hotels that we recommend. Contact us to speak to a member of our specialist travel team about the best things to do in Vietnam during your trip.

Day 1 - Pandaw Cruises (Saigon to Phnom Penh)

Day 1 - Pandaw Cruises (Saigon to Phnom Penh)

Saigon, Vietnam

Step onboard the RV Mekong Pandaw in Saigon to begin this unique journey down the Mekong River to Phnom Penh. You will take a private transfer from your hotel to the port of My Tho where you will embark.

Day 2 - Pandaw Cruises (Saigon to Phnom Penh)

Day 2 - Pandaw Cruises (Saigon to Phnom Penh)

Mekong River, Vietnam

After your first night aboard the RV Mekong Pandaw, you will spend your second day exploring the beautiful area of Ben Tre, immersing yourself in life on the Mekong Delta.

Day 3 - Pandaw Cruises (Saigon to Phnom Penh)

Day 3 - Pandaw Cruises (Saigon to Phnom Penh)

Chau Doc, Vietnam

Day three on the RV Mekong will take you to the bird sanctuary of Gao Giong and Con Phuoc Island.

A Day in Cai Be

A Day in Cai Be

Cai Be, Mekong Delta, Vietnam

Cai Be is one of the busiest hubs in the Mekong Delta, home to many local industries and surrounded by scenic countryside lined with waterways and orchards. Explore the area on land and water, stopping for a delicious lunch at a traditional house.

A Morning like a Local Saigonese

A Morning like a Local Saigonese

Saigon, Vietnam

Spend the morning exploring the local side of Saigon, winding your way through the alleys, stopping off to sample local snacks, chatting with traders and visiting colorful markets. This is a great introduction to Vietnam's most lively city.

A O Show, Saigon Opera House

A O Show, Saigon Opera House

Saigon, Vietnam

Experience the richness of Vietnamese culture in the A O Show using bamboo cirque, acrobatic acts and theatrical visual drama at the historic Saigon Opera House.

Art and Cocktail Reception

Art and Cocktail Reception

Hanoi, Vietnam

Enjoy uncovering the heart of the artistic center of Vietnam with a unique look at the blossoming art scene in the city.

Culture
Bamboo craft with local expert in Hoi An

Bamboo craft with local expert in Hoi An

Hoi An, Central Vietnam and Beaches, Vietnam

A fun and interactive experience learning all about bamboo craft, an ancient art form used for baskets and household goods. Meet with the younger generation, taking the craft to new levels, before trying it yourself. An excellent option for families.

Culture
Ban Ho Village Tour and Trek

Ban Ho Village Tour and Trek

Sapa, The Far North, Vietnam

From Sapa, head approximately 1hr to Ban Ho village, with stunning views of the valley and terraced rice fields along the way. Enjoy 12km of trekking through the area, stopping at different minority groups along the way. A fascinating trek.

Adventure Off the beaten track
Cooking Class with Mr Duc Tran in Hoi An

Cooking Class with Mr Duc Tran in Hoi An

Hoi An, Central Vietnam and Beaches, Vietnam

Spend the morning touring a local market before enjoying a modern Vietnamese cooking class with Mr Duc Tran.

Couples Culture
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