"Sumptuously spicy and fabulously fresh, Vietnamese food is diverse and divine, so if you're a food lover jump on board this culinary adventure."

The Vietnam Culinary Experience will take you on an all-encompassing tour of Vietnam, allowing you to gain an understanding of each destination and sample some of their most delightful dishes. Begin your gastronomic journey in Hanoi, visiting a bustling local market before trying your hand at a cooking class. You will work your way along this fascinating country, indulging in hearty bowls of pho noodle soup and fragrant Vietnamese spring rolls as you pass through charming cities and stunning rural landscapes. Finish your tasty trip in Saigon, taking your fill of the incredible assortment of mouth-watering street food to end the holiday on a high.

Itinerary

Day 2 Hanoi

Day 2 Hanoi

Meet with a local Hanoian chef for a market tour who will show you how to select fresh ingredients.

Day 3 Halong Bay

Day 3 Halong Bay

Cruise through Halong Bay and pass famous spots like Thien Cung and Me Cung caves, plus Soi Sim and Titov

Day 4 Halong Bay

Day 4 Halong Bay

Enjoy the breathtaking views of the bay as the boat starts cruising quietly in Lan Ha bay

Day 6 Hoi An

Day 6 Hoi An

Experience an organic discovery tour with the local farmers in the rural outskirts of Hoi An ancient town.

Day 7 Hoi An

Day 7 Hoi An

Meet with your culinary expert, on a tour to visit the local market in Hoi An

Day 9 Hue

Day 9 Hue

Visit a local market, sampling foods throughout the day.

Day 10 Hue - Saigon

Day 10 Hue - Saigon

An opportunity to sample some of southern Vietnam’s favourites on a vespa culinary tour through the city

Day 11 Binh Duong

Day 11 Binh Duong

With more than 300 years of history, Binh Duong is also the cradle of typical traditional handicrafts

Weather

Weather information for Hanoi
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Temp 17 ℃ 17 ℃ 21 ℃ 24 ℃ 28 ℃ 29 ℃ 29 ℃ 29 ℃ 28 ℃ 25 ℃ 22 ℃ 17 ℃
Rain 10MM 30MM 50MM 100MM 150MM 190MM 210MM 200MM 160MM 100MM 60MM 30MM
Sunshine 5HRS 5HRS 6HRS 6HRS 7HRS 7HRS 8HRS 7HRS 7HRS 7HRS 7HRS 5HRS

Fast Facts

13 Days Vietnam Culinary Experience
  • Time Difference GMT +7 approx
  • Currency Vietnamese Dong
  • Flight Time 12 hours 5 minutes from UK
  • Capital Hanoi
  • Best time to go February to April

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