12-day Exclusive Gourmet Journey

Book Now

Tour type

Tour Level: Relaxed / Easy / Moderate

Tour Comfort: Luxury / Superior

Tour Period: 12 Days

English, French, Spanish, Russian

tour highlights

  • Sample the most delectable and most interesting Vietnamese street food alongside the locals
  • Meet a true legend of Vietnam's food scene in Hanoi and take a personal walking tour to learn the secrets of tasty Vietnamese cuisine
  • Feasting beneath the stars while cruising Halong Bay is an experience to remember

tour details

Fire up your taste buds in delicious Vietnam following the trail of well-known world leaders visiting Vietnam. Satisfy the hunger for adventure on this gourmet exploration of Vietnam. This journey explores highlights such as the old world charm of Hanoi, charming Hoi An and energetic Saigon. The soul of Vietnam can be found in its cuisine and you will find it in the ‘bun cha” which President Barack Obama had for lunch with celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain in Hanoi, the the” bun bo” of Hue, the “cao lau” soup of Hoi An and aromatic “pho” noodle former President Bill Clinton ate in Ho Chi Minh City. Enjoy a bird’s eye view of magical Halong Bay from the helicopter, experience the old streets, colonial buildings, temples and imperial ruins and the mighty Mekong, this is an adventure where you can taste the country’s history in recipes handed down over generations and be introduced to the finest cuisine Vietnam has to offer.

Why choose this tour?

An insider’s look at a foodie’s paradise to discover the endless variety across Vietnam along with some must-see cultural highlights

customise the tour

You can add to your wish list our Street Eats discovery and our cooking excursions in other regions to experience the diversity of Vietnamese cuisine.  We have featured the most comprehensive optional day trips in Vietnam. For your convenience, our scheduled and customized tours depart from Hanoi, Hue, Da Nang, Hoi An, Nha Trang, Phan Thiet and Ho Chi Minh City. More than that, most of tours are seat-in- coach, depart daily, and can be customized to suit individual interests and schedules. These trips are your best introductions to the key cities, best golf courses, and beaches, cooking classes, cruises and attractions. You can easily combine an extension to other nearby destinations at any point during your stay in Vietnam. 


  • Accommodation in shared twin room with air-condition (AC) and private bathroom
  • Meals as stated in the programme B= breakfast, L= lunch, D= dinne-Transfers and tours with locally stationed English or French-speaking guides in private air-conditioned vehicles
  • Fast track immigration and custom clearance service upon arrival at Hanoi airport and Departure from Ho Chi Minh City airport
  • Expert guide on history and culture of Hanoi
  • Expat chef and cook book writer in Hanoi
  • One night in Halong Bay aboard Paradise Peak, one of the most luxurious wooden junks, with personal butler
  • Dinner cruise on Perfume River with traditional music band
  • Private cooking class with market visit at Red Bridge Cooking School in Hoi An
  • Half-day private tour to Cu Chi by speedboat
  • Full-day tour in Mekong Delta with private deluxe junk boat Cai Be Princess
  • All entrance fees, boat fees and cyclo fees as mentioned in the programme
  • Welcome gift on arrival
  • Special surprise during the course of tour
  • Drinking water and cold towels available on the vehicles


  • Domestic airfare (quoted separately and is subject to change)
  • International airfare to / from Vietnam (quoted separately, if requested)
  • Optional tours
  • Surcharges for other language guides
  • Surcharges for Lunar New Year (TET) holiday
  • Personal travel insurance
  • Personal expenditure, such as drinks, souvenirs, laundry, camera fees, communications, postage, gratuities etc.
  • Meals and services other than mentioned in the programme
  • Drinks with meals
  • Compulsory gala dinners during festive seasons and peak season surcharges which will be advised at the time of booking
  • Visa application and visa stamp fees at Vietnamese embassies overseas and/ or upon arrival (Please note that a visa is compulsory for most nationalities.)
  • Early check-in and late check-out at hotels, if not mentioned in the programme

Share this package