Northern Vietnam

Halong Bay, Mai Chau, Hanoi, Sapa

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Northern Vietnam

Within easy reach of the capital, Hanoi, Northern Vietnam offers a multitude of natural and cultural attractions: cruise the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Halong Bay on a traditional Vietnamese junk; admire the dramatic Karst scenery at Tam Coc; or visit authentic White Thai villages in the Mai Chau Valley.

Fantastic safari to the Okavango Delta

The game viewing was excellent. The guides, trackers, cooks, and other staff were amazing.

Randall and Sarah

Featured itineraries

The Remote North of Vietnam

Escape the beaten path on this journey into Vietnam's northern highlands. Trek and bike to isolated hamlets in Mai Chau, learn about Vietnam's colonial-era history and independence struggle in Dien Bien Phu & Son La, and discover some of the country's most splendid scenery in the hills around Sapa. This 13-day itinerary starts and ends in Hanoi, and includes an overnight cruise on Ha Long Bay.

Destination

  • Vietnam

Experience

  • Cultural Holidays
  • Walking and Climbing

Prices from £1950 pp

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Northern Highlights of Vietnam

Discover northern Vietnam on foot, by bike, by train and by boat on this 12-day itinerary that focuses on the region's natural and cultural highlights. Go hill-walking in Sapa, take the sleeper train between Hanoi and Lao Cai, and cruise Ha Long Bay. Other regions visited include beautiful Cuc Phuong National Park and the Duong Lam & Ky Son ancient villages.

Destination

  • Vietnam

Experience

  • Cultural Holidays

Prices from £1495 pp

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Accommodation

Mai Chau Lodge

Mai Chau Lodge is an upmarket retreat set in the Mai Chau Valley, a few hours south of Hanoi. A rural idyll, Mai Chau offers a range of activities, from hiking and biking to guided White Thai village tours.

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Amazing India

We had the MOST AMAZING TRIP! It was full on as we packed so much in but I really loved it.

Sam