14574
Vietnam
Extension: Northern Vietnam Discovery
Enjoy three additional nights in Northern Vietnam, immersing yourself in tranquil villages, traditional art, sacred temples and Halong Bay, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Rating (4.8)
Program No. 14574RJ
Length
5 days
Starts at
995

At a Glance

From the limestone islands of Halong Bay to the artistic heritage of Hanoi, discover the beauty of Northern Vietnam.
Activity Level
Varies by date
Keep the Pace: Walking up to one mile over varied terrain; some uneven stone stairs. On Your Feet: Walking up to one mile over varied terrain; some uneven stone stairs. Getting on and off motor coaches, sitting for at least 3-4 hours.
Program Extension
Program Extension
Since you’re already traveling to your program, why not arrive a little earlier or stay a little longer to dig deeper or explore a new place or topic? Before you enroll in an extension, be sure you are enrolled in the main program first.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Explore Hanoi City with a local expert and discover the historic Ba Dinh Square.
  • Learn about the geology of the jaw-dropping Halong Bay, a glorious UNESCO World Heritage Site.
  • Enjoy a traditional water puppet show depicting scenes from rural Vietnamese life.

General Notes

This program may only be taken as an extension of "Vietnam and Cambodia: Life Along the Mekong River by Barge" (#19033). Due to the nature of this program, listening devices are not available.
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Long Kim Nguyen
Mr. Nguyen Kim Long has worked in the tourism industry since 1998, working as a group leader in Vietnam and trained by Saga Holiday in England. He had a brief stint in the office as an office manager but returned to the field to show people his country. He has led groups for many different companies such as Saga Holidays and Road Scholar.

Please note: This expert may not be available for every date of this program.

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