Overview

Featured among the best Vietnam beach holidays, this trip gives you the chance to discover the best beaches in southern Vietnam including Phan Thiet and Phu Quoc. You also have plenty of time to discover the biggest and busiest city in Vietnam - Ho Chi Minh City as well as the tranquil Mekong Delta. Let's travel with us now and enjoy our special Vietnam tour packages.

 

Highlights

  • Ho Chi Minh city – our largest city with many popular destinations with rich history, French colonial buildings 
  • Enjoy many fun activities in Mekong Delta which is considered the 'rice bowl' of Vietnam, is carpeted in a dizzying variety of greens
  • Mui Ne - a famous beach for its enormous sand dunes and rock formations, beautiful resorts and very popular for kite-surfing and windsurfing
  • Phu Quoc - a beautiful land, a picturesque spot, a fascinating tourist attraction and a little Vietnam. To come to Phu Quoc is to live in the nature to enjoy the pure beauty of a primitive island with interminable jungles and deep blue seas.
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Tour Code

Tour Code
VNZA-811

Duration

Duration
11 Days

Departure Dates

Departure Dates
Flexible

Accommodation

Accommodation
Up to 5-star

Transports

Transports
Private car , Shuttle bus, Airplane, Boat

Special Offers

Special Offers

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Welcome to Ho Chi Minh City. Upon your arrival at the airport, you will be picked up and taken to your hotel for check in. The rest of the day is free to relax. Meals on your own. Overnight at the hotel.

In the morning, set off your city tour. Your first stop is the Notre Dame Cathedral and the General Post Office. You will then walk along Dong Khoi Street and make a stop at the Peoples’ Committee building and the Opera House. The next stop is the Reunification Palace to admire its historical work.

Wrap your beautiful exploration with a visit to the Chinese District of Cho Lon and the colorful Binh Tay Market to get a glimpse of local life.

Head back to your hotel to relax. Meals on your own. Overnight at the hotel.

 

In the morning, you will be picked up at your hotel for a scenic transfer to the coastal town of Phan Thiet where you will arrive before lunchtime. Spend the rest of the day relaxing on the beach stretching over 10 km nestled in the middle of a beautiful palm grove. Meals on your own. Overnight at the hotel.

Today is free for you to relax at the beach. Meals on your own. Overnight at the hotel.

Spend another day relaxing on the white beach. Meals on your own. Overnight at the hotel.

The morning is free for you to enjoy the beach until being transferred back to Ho Chi Minh City. Meals on your own. Overnight at the hotel.

This morning, the guide will pick you up at your hotel and depart for Ben Tre.


After arriving at Ham Luong dock, board the boat & cruise along Ham Luong River, a tributary to the Mekong River. The cool breeze from the river and lush tropical islands along its banks will immediately get you excited to explore all the great things ahead.


Arrive and visit various local workplaces to find many wonderful examples of how local people use ageless techniques to create their crafts, including activated charcoal, dried coconut, handy coconut husk brooms, and many family businesses using coir, or coconut fiber, to create amazing art.  Drive around the village roads by “Xe Lôi”, the local vehicle, which is a kind of motorized rickshaw. Do kayaking through the lush tropical canal?


Perfect your day with a delicious and filling lunch at a local host house.


Break time, treating yourself to a relaxing time to relish the beautiful countryside or cycling around the village.


Visit the local fruit plantation, enjoy seasonal fresh fruits, and spend time relaxing while being rowed in a small boat slowly through the natural canals to get a sense of how truly beautiful this area is.


Embark on the sampan and return to the dock. Travel back to Saigon. Complete your trip.

 Free to relax until being transferred without the guide to the airport for a short flight to Phu Quoc island. The driver of the resort will pick you up at the airport and transfer to the resort for check-in. Spend the free time exploring the surroundings of the resort.

Meals on your own. Overnight at the hotel.

Today is free to enjoy the tranquillity of the sandy beach. Meals on your own. Overnight at the hotel.

Spend another day relaxing at the beach. Meals on your own. Overnight at the hotel.

The morning is at your leisure until being transferred to the airport for a flight to Ho Chi Minh City. Upon arrival, continue onto your departure flight. End of tour. Meals on your own.

Useful Information

Inclusions

  • 11 day tour in Southern Vietnam
  • 10 nights' accommodation.
  • Delight your taste buds with Vietnamese cuisine with 11 meals included.
  • 2 x domestic flights: Ho Chi Minh - Phu Quoc and Phu Quoc - Ho Chi Minh. (including 20 kg checked luggage and 7 kg handed luggage)
  • All airport transfers
  • English speaking guide (in each location you will have a different guide).
  • Entrance and sightseeing fees as stated in the itinerary.
  • Service charges and government VAT tax

Exclusions

  • International flight tickets – We would be happy to provide you with a quote for international flights. Flights from South Africa to Vietnam are approximately $700-$1100 per person return. The actual price varies depending on departure city, time of year and luck of the draw! Let’s contact us for more details.
  • Vietnam visa stamp fee: 30 USD per person
  • Personal expenses (laundry, telephone, drinks, tip...)
  • Travel insurance

Meals

  • Breakfast: 10
  • Lunch: 1
  • Brunch: 0
  • Dinner: 0

Transport

  • Private car 
  • Shuttle bus 
  • Airplane 
  • Boat 

Included Activities

  • Ho Chi Minh City Sightseeing
  • Mekong Delta Day Trip

Special Note:

Do you want to get away the cool weather and immerse on warm weather with white sandy beach and beautiful resort? Do not wait, let's take this trip.

In Vietnam, only the South has warm weather all year around. The beaches are very fantastic and easy to get there from Ho Chi Minh City.

Phan Thiet is the only beach in Vietnam has nice weather every month. This beach has amazing resorts from budget to luxurious and most resorts are facing the beach.

Phu Quoc is one of the most beautiful beach island in Vietnam - a favorite option for a couple or honeymooner. There are many corners or hidden homestay you can choose to avoid the loud sound or crowded people. If you love local people, you can stay in the center or choose a resort with a private garden so you have both private corners and public communications.

Our prices are valid for daily departures (except some special case as explained below) for groups from 1 to 6 pax. If your party has more than 6 adults, please send us an email, we will advise our best price for your group.

Our prices are not valid for some special occasions and peak season as below:

° Christmas and New Year (normally, there will be surcharge for Gala Dinner on 24.Dec and 31.Dec Eves – applied for 4 and 5 star hotels)

° Easter Holidays: some 5-star hotels in Hoian will surcharge on Easter Holidays

 

° Vietnam Lunar New Year – from 25.Feb.2020 – 03.Mar.2020 – if you travel during this period, there will be surcharged for some services – we will advise you clearly at the time of booking

Cancellation by Customer

Should you need to cancel your holiday once it has been confirmed, the party leader must immediately advise us in writing sent to us via fax or email. The following cancellation charges will be applied:

  • More than 21 days prior to departure: The total of deposit paid to us (30% of the Tour value).
  • 7- 21 days  prior to departure: 50% on total value of the trip charged, due to hotel charges for no-shows and organizing fees.
  • Within 1-6 days  prior to departure: 100% on total charged.
  • No-Show: 100% on total charged.

Note: Insurance premiums and amendment charges are not refundable in the event of cancellation.  

Cancellation of domestic or international flights:

If the cancellation occurs after a deposit was paid to the Airlines, a cancellation fees, of 25 – 40 % of the airfare for the domestic flight and USD30 – 50/pax for the international flight, is required (according to the policy of the Airlines).

Unused services:

No refunds or exchanges can be made with respect to accommodation, meals, sightseeing tours, transport or any other services, included in the tour price, but not utilized by the tour members. 

Children Policy

For children, please note:

  • Children under 2 years old: Free of charge (maximum 2 adults with 1 child under 2 years old)
  • Children from 2 to 5 years old: 50% price of adults
  • Children from 5 to 11 years old: 75% price of adults
  • Children from 12 years old: as adult

Customer Reviews

Reviews from actual Seni travelers. We publish all reviews.

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Based on 92 reviews. See some of the reviews here.

Ursula and Keith Watson

Guest Country: Cape Town South Africa

Travel Dates: March 2023

Traveled To: Vietnam

Local specialist: Camila

We would like to give a BIG Thank You to Camila Bui, she went over and above to put together a trip for us, it was everything we expected and more from start to finish. We happy we had a second opportunity to visit and learn more about the history, culture and beauty Vietnam had to offer. Her approach in dealing with customers makes her a valuable asset to her Company. Keep up the excellent customer service. Ursula and Keith Watson Cape Town South Africa

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Robin P

Guest Country: Durbanville, South Africa

Travel Dates: April 2023

Traveled To: Vietnam

Local specialist: Camila

My friends and I planned a 2 week long trip to Vietnam from Cape Town South Africa. We had a rough idea on how long we wanted to stay at each destination but planning what tours to do seemed to be a little more challenging. That's where our travel agent Camila helped us tremendously. Not only did she make the visa process hassle free but also recommended tours that we thoroughly enjoyed. It was just one stress free vacation all made possible by Camila. Her services come highly recommended.

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Compass50558721818

Guest Country: South Africa

Travel Dates: November 2023

Traveled To: Vietnam

Local specialist: Camila

Camila was very helpful in finalizing our trip to Vietnam from South Africa.

Everything was done via WhatsApp and all the information was correct and we got to experience everything that was on the itinerary. The tour covered Hanoi, Hoi An, Ho Chi min City and From local flights and different tours, it all ran smoothly. The local tour guides were friendly and spoke English. The cultural and historical tours were all amazing.

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Sunil Shah

Guest Country: Cape Town, South Africa

Travel Dates: November 2023

Traveled To: Vietnam

Local specialist: Camila

This travel company was amazing in offering sensible advice, planning ALL logistics and being there for diversions and complications in real-time during my holiday in Vietnam. For 3 weeks, Camila from Seni World took care of every detail imaginable. Thank you for a fabulous holiday Camila - you were an absolute star !

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A Response from Seni World 30/08/2021

Not only is the first tour operator in Vietnam focusing only on travelers from South Africa but Vietnamtour.co.za also has been receiving a lot of positive reviews on TripAdvisor. Moreover, we also have a representative in South Africa  - Mrs. Katrine Putick. You can contact her to book and confirm your tour to Vietnam right in South Africa. 

Ms. KATRINE PUTTICK

  • Address: Bay Farm, Main Rd, Hout Bay Cape Province, Cape Town, South Africa
  • Phone: (+27 (83) 261 1693)
  • Email: kputtick@iafrica.com
A Response from Seni World 12/06/2017

Vietnam's weather differs greatly from region to region.  Depending on where and when you're going to visit, make sure you prepare for the weather before you go.

North: Best time to visit is during spring (from February and April) and autumn (from September to November). The temperatures are more moderate with lighter rainfall

Central: Best time to visit is between January and August when the weather is dry with no heavy rains

South: The best time to visit the region is during the dry season, between December and April when the city experiences warm weather without rain showers.

If you're planning to visit the whole country, it is possible to travel to any part of Vietnam during any season.

A Response from Seni World 06/12/2018

Depending on your place of choice and your interest, the duration could be varied. Normally, for first- time travelers, it will take you about 10- 14 days to discover the must-see attractions throughout Vietnam.

A Response from Seni World 22/12/2018

There are two available methods for passport holders from South Africa to choose to apply for a visa to Vietnam. You can either apply for your visa at the local embassy or obtain a visa on arrival with a visa letter.

You need to have a passport which is effective for at least 6 months beyond arrival date, 2 photos 4x6 and 2 blank pages on it for visa stamp (which costs 25$) and a visa letter. When you book tours with vietnamtour.co.za, we will offer a visa letter for free. 

A Response from Seni World 03/11/2018

Our price doesn't consist of international flight tickets. If you have any problem in finding international flight tickets, we could book them for you. 

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