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Tour ID:121540
Arrival:Noi Bai International Airport (HAN)
Dates are flexible
Prices are Per Person

Explore elegant destinations across Vietnam, presenting opportunities to dress up for a series of romantic dinners enhanced by delectable Vietnamese cuisine. Couples enjoy their experiences together with opportunities to learn cooking skills from a local host, cycle through the green Mai Chau valley and discover the scenic countryside of Hoi An. Spend quality time with your significant other while wandering amidst the busy and cultural Cho Lon ‘big market’, Saigon’s own Chinatown, before cruising through the tranquil Mekong Delta passing the unique floating market en route. This trip presents a perfect mix of relaxation and exploration across one of Asia’s most romantic regions.

Example Itinerary

(B) Breakfast, (L) Lunch, (D) Dinner

Your guide will meet you at the airport and transfer you to your hotel. From here enjoy an evening meal and spend the rest of your evening wandering through the atmospheric evenings of Hanoi or relax in your hotel anticipated for tomorrow.

On your second day in Hanoi be prepared to understand the intricacies of Vietnamese cuisine through a series of flavour filled activities. Start this half-day culinary journey at a local market, browsing through the colourful and fresh produce on offer. Learn more about the way locals prepare food and explore the different ingredients that make this cuisine so unique.

Next, take a short walk arriving at a traditional Vietnamese house, the home of a local family who will lead an intimate cooking class. Enjoy a warm welcome and get to know the hosts over a cup of local tea before putting on an apron and getting ready to chop, stir and cook. Under the guidance of the friendly family, learn how to make a tasty bowl of beef noodles, before savouring this delicious creation alongside the family.

In the afternoon, begin with a visit to the Ho Chi Minh mausoleum and learn about the man who led Vietnam’s campaign for independence from French colonial rule. After dedicating his life to the liberation of his country from foreign rule, Ho Chi Minh died in 1969 and his body was preserved for posterity. Wander the grounds of the mausoleum to view the one pillar pagoda and presidential palace, before visiting the 11th century relic, known as the Temple of Literature, which was built in homage to the Chinese scholar Confucius.  Bring the tour to a conclusion with an environmentally friendly electric car ride around the West lake, one of the biggest and most beautiful lakes in all of Hanoi.

Spend the rest of the evening at your own leisure.

Highlights

  • Take a more intimate look at local life while socialising in Hanoi’s food market
  • Meet a Hanoian family and learn the secret recipe to cook authentic Vietnamese dishes
  • Challenge your cooking skills before tasting a delicious homemade meal
  • Visit must see highlights of Hanoi, including the Ho Chi Minh complex and Temple of Literature
  • Explore another scenic side of Hanoi in an environmentally friendly electric car

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