Food Adventures in Vietnam

Small Group Holiday



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From the Old Quarter of Hanoi to the Central Market in Saigon browsing around the many different markets in Vietnam is an experience to be had. Shop for fresh ingredients and during several cooking classes try your hand at some of the best recipes this country has to offer. Then, feast on your own creations! Vietnam is well known for its delicious food and nowhere will it be fresher than from a street-side stall. Try the ubiquitous phở noodle soups, banh khoai or some fragrant marinated pork. All the while this tour will also take you through some of the best this country has to offer - the Old Quarter of Hanoi, stunning Halong Bay, the Imperial Citadel in Hue, the alleys and streets of Hoi An and pulsating Saigon.

Activity / Theme




Comfort Level

Physical Rating

Basic / Moderate

Leisurely / Moderate


Plane, Private vehicle, Taxi, sleeper train


Hotel (8 nights), Homestay (1 night), Overnight Boat (1 night), Sleeper Train (1 night)

Months of Operation

January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December


DAY 1 Arrive Hanoi, Welcome Dinner
DAY 2 Hanoi, Tea House & Winemaker visits & tastings, meal with local family
DAY 3 Overnight Boat Cruise on Halong Bay
DAY 4 Return to Hanoi, Overnight train to Hue
DAY 5 Full day tour of Hue
DAY 6 Hue Imperial City, to Hoi An, walking tour & noodle demonstration
DAY 7 Hoi An Culinary Village visit & cooking class with chef
DAY 8 Free day in Hoi An
DAY 9 To Ho Chi Minh City, tour, Cooking Class with Local Chef
DAY 10 To Mekong Delta, Homestay & Home Cooked Meal
DAY 11 Return to Ho Chi Minh City
DAY 12 End Ho Chi Minh City


11 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 5 dinners
Hanoi - Welcome Dinner
Hanoi - Hidden Tea House visit & tasting
Hanoi - Master Winemaker visit & tasting
Hanoi - Xo Community visit
Halong Bay - Overnight Boat Cruise
Hue - Highlights & back streets by motorbike (lunch included)
Hue - Perfume River cruise
Hue - Royal tomb of Emperor Tu Duc
Hue - Thien Mu Pagoda
Hue - Imperial City entrance and guided visit
Hoi An - Old Town walking tour
Hoi An - My Quang noodle demonstration
Hoi An - Tra Que Culinary Village visit
Hoi An - Tra Que Hands-on cooking class with local chef
Ho Chi Minh City - War Remnants Museum
Ho Chi Minh City - Ben Thanh market visit
Ho Chi Minh City - Cooking Class with Local Chef
Ho Chi Minh City - City tour
Mekong Delta - Homestay & Home Cooked Meal

Sample tour.  Itinerary, accommodation, transportation, inclusions and prices are correct at the time of publication but may change without prior notice.  Please inquire.

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