Classic Vietnam Tours

Essential Central Vietnam Vacation – 6 Days

  • Eat traditional meals of classic Hue cuisine
  • Cruise on the dragon boat on the Perfume River
  • Learn about traditions and customs of the royals through a visit to a Princess’s garden house.
  • Enjoy walks in famous Hoi An, an ancient Town
  • Discover My Son a UNESCO World Heritage Site

Hoi An, Vietnam - Ancient Town

Essential Central 6 days trip, starting off in the beautiful Hue City to explore the Forbidden Purple City, enjoy a short boat ride on the perfume river to Thien Mu pagoda.

Then it’s on to the delightful town of Hoi An, an architectural living museum and a designated UNESCO Heritage site.

Our itineraries are often copied to other websites and presented as “their own”. Please note, we create your custom tour in Vietnam based on your requests and needs. ALL of the itineraries on our web site are EXAMPLES ONLY. Often copied, never duplicated!

Every holiday in Vietnam is unique and we will help create a lifetime of memories.

$402/per Person – Price is based on minimum of two persons traveling together, twin share or double bedded room at 3 Star hotel. Itinerary may change, depending on flight schedule, road and weather conditions. Domestic flights are NOT included.

(B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner, G = Guide, DP = Driver Pickup)

Example Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival Hue (D, G)
Arriving at Phu Bai airport in Hue, you’ll be met by our guide and driven to your hotel. After check in at the hotel, you’ll visit the Imperial Citadel of Hue and the Dong Ba market. In the evening, you’ll sit down for dinner at a garden house. You’ll spend the night in Hue.

Day 2: Hue (B, L, G)
In the morning, you’ll be met by our guide and enjoy a short dragon-boat ride on the Huong Giang (Perfume River) to Thien Mu Pagoda and the adjacent Buddhist monastery. From there, you’ll travel by boat to the magnificent tomb of Emperor Minh Mang and return to Hue by car. In the afternoon you’ll visit a garden house. The present owner, a famous Hue historian, will welcome you and provide an introduction to his royal family history, Hue’s traditions and customs. You’ll spend the night in Hue.

Day 3: Hue – Hoi An (B, G)
Leaving Hue, you will travel over the Hai Van Pass, a beautiful scenic journey between Hue and Da Nang. Up on arrival Da Nang, you will visit the open-air Cham Museum which houses are the excellent collection of relics from this period. A stop will be made at Da NangBeach. In the afternoon, you will take a walking tour of the delightful town of Hoi An. Your hotel accommodation in Hoi An.

Day 4: Hoi An – My Son – Hoi An (B, G)
This morning’s excursion is to visit the ruins of My Son, an important religious center during the height of the Kingdom of Champa (7-10th century) and a UNESCO heritage site. You will be free in the afternoon.

Day 5: Hoi An free (B)
Time on your own.

Day 6: Hoi An – Da Nang Departure (B, DP)
You’ll be free until your car and driver arrive to take you to Da Nang airport for your departure flight.

Prices vary depending on level of accommodation, group size and dates of travel.
Contact us to customize a vacation itinerary and price to meet your needs and budget.


  • Accommodation sharing a twin or double room with daily breakfast at selected hotels
  • The services of experienced English-speaking guides as indicated
  • Private air-conditioned vehicle as specified in the itinerary above
  • Entry fees for all visits as mentioned in the program
  • Boat cruise as program
  • Meals as specified in the best local restaurants, picnics where suitable restaurants are not available
  • VAT and other taxes


  • International flight tickets and airport tax
  • Visas (we can help you on this)
  • Dinners, except as specified above
  • Drinks, gratuities and personal expenses
  • Insurance
  • Tips for guide and drivers

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