Tailor made:This trip can be tailor made year round to suit your requirements, interests and budget. The best months for this tour are from the middle of December to May and from September to late October.
There really were many. However, for me it was probably the Vespa Adventure tour around Saigon. A really fun and exciting (and safe, so far as we were concerned) pillion ride around the city with stops at local eateries, a secret lounge (local singers) and finishing at a night club. A fantastic insight into Vietnamese city life, food and a chance to experience the organised chaos of its
streets close up. Others might enjoy Angkor Wat, the Mekong cruise, halong bay or... (more)Paul Watling
Back of bike tour Ho Chi Minh City
Halong Bay Cruise
Travel light, mosquito spray
Obtain a map of the city and ask about the best places to eat
Benefited local people only by contributing to tourism
Excellent (more)Beverley Ashurst
...our overall experience was amazing! We loved the people and the variety of Vietnamese countryside. We feel that this trip was a quick tour of the country and would love to return to visit areas we did not have time to visit (e.g. the national parks) and revisit areas for longer (e.g. a home stay and trek in Sapa).
Exceptional...The trip to Halong Bay was the most exciting part of the trip. (more)Richard Mcleish
We enjoyed it all - wonderful food, pleasant, well informed guides, new experiences. Hanoi is a beautiful and really buzzing city; we'd love to go back. Mai Chau valley is beautiful and developing fast; Halong is like visiting another planet - so strange, so awe-inspiring.
It was a great holiday, and it is very hard to single out one thing. Our trip to the northeast was one of the best bits (I was honoured to be invited to join the other giggling grannies on the floor of the Tay house - if only I was as limber as they are!). (more)Margery Nzerem