Most people travel Vietnam with us either solo, or with a buddy and are between 18 and 39 years old.
You should have a sense for adventure, be curious to learn about new cultures and like to experience something different.
You will be travelling with a group of fun, exciting and interesting people from everywhere in the world! And you can easily make new friends along the trip.
Small groups, insider access, and personal freedom to follow the whim of the moment are the order of the day, every day.
Groups sizes are usually between 10 – 20 people with most groups even celebrating reunions years after their trip! Chat with other people from your group before you leave home!
The trip lasts 14 days & 13 nights with start dates throughout the year.
Trips do book out quickly, so get in touch today!
Please visit our FAQ page.
If your start date is more than 40 days away, you can secure your spot by paying a 20% deposit.
Simply select the ‘deposit’ option when you Check out. We’ll hold you a spot on your chosen start date and send you a link to pay the remaining amount.
The balance must be paid in full at least 40 days prior to your tour start date. If you are booking within 40 days of your start date the deposit option is not available so you need to pay in full.
Meet the group at our welcome dinner and drinks (about 6pm on Day 1). The tour leader will explain everything you need to know about the upcoming adventure. Later that night experience what Hanoi’s nightlife has to offer. (Welcome Dinner and Drink included)
Foodie Tour on Day 2. Get a taste of local foods and delicacies. We show you around the streets of Hanoi, visit the markets and show you how the locals live, eat and sleep day in and day out. Grab a stool and mingle with the locals over some fresh beer. (Breakfast and all food during food tour included – basically an 8-course lunch)
We go on a 3-Day journey to the famous and world heritage listed Halong Bay. Board the junk boat, followed by some delicious lunch. Later this afternoon we visit the colorful Haven Cave, go for a dip in the sea and kayak around the islands before the we get the boat party started. (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner included)
The next morning, we head to a private island resort hidden in the maze of stunning Lan Ha Bay. Hammocks, beach, palm trees, kayaks, beach volley, unbelievable sunsets and karaoke – it’s all here! (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner included)
Refreshed and relaxed we make our way back to Hanoi. Cruise along hundreds of islands and learn how to make Vietnamese spring rolls. (Breakfast and Lunch included)
We head to the airport and fly south to Danang with only a short drive to the romantic Hoi An, where we’ll stay for 2 nights. Explore the old town along the river, drop into one of the many tailors and chill out at the beach. (Breakfast included)
Explore the local market where we’ll pick up groceries for our cooking class. Cruise along the river to our idyllic cooking location and learn how to prepare delicious Vietnamese cuisine. (Breakfast and Lunch included)
Today you get to sleep in, explore the city a little more or tan up at the beach before jumping on the overnight bus to Nha Trang. You’ll get your own bed and most buses even have WiFi. (Breakfast included)
We arrive early morning, have some breakfast and drop our bags at the hotel before heading to the boat. Enjoy the day swimming, snorkelling and sunbathing in the paradise of Nha Trang. (Breakfast and Lunch included)
We catch the morning bus to Da Lat and explore the city in the afternoon. Time to unwind, chill out before heading out for a fun night out in town.
Spend the day abseiling and swimming in the canyon -walk down pounding waterfalls, slide through the canyon and jump off cliffs. Don’t worry if this isn’t for you. DaLat offers stunning scenery with heaps of things to do, so we’ll work out what you’re comfortable with. (Breakfast and Lunch included)
Today we’ll head to Ho Chi Minh City, the busiest and most exciting city in Vietnam. You’ll have an entire day to explore Ho Chi Minh City and visit some local hidden gems such as the Walking Street, Central Post Office, Opera House, Saigon River, and much more! (Breakfasts included)
Uncover a part of the 200-kilometer tunnel network which was once referred to as an incredible underground village as well as an unbreakable base of the Vietnamese guerillas during the War. We’ll then arrive back to the city before heading out for the farewell dinner and enjoy the ultimate Saigon nightlife! (Breakfasts included)
The Epic Vietnam Explorer trip finishes today. Our group leader will help you out with any of your travel plans and make sure you get to where you need to be.
We’ll meet and greet you at Hanoi airport after your long flight and take you to your accommodation.
• Personal Airport meet & greet, and hotel transfer
• Exploring the Old Quarter of Hanoi and Street Food Walking Excursion
• Fun Night out in Hanoi Old Quarter
• Kayaking and Ha Long Bay boat trip 3 Days/ 2 Nights
• A highlight of the trip: stay on an island
• Countryside local bungalows in Hoa Lu, Ninh Binh
• Bike ride, River Boat tour in Ninh Binh
• Hiking to the top Hang Mua
• Sleeper train to Da Nang
• Nightlife in Da Nang
• Ba Ha Hills and the Golden Bridge
• Trip to Hoi An
• Magical lanterns in Hoi An at night
• Bamboo basket tour & catch crab
• Vietnamese Cooking Class
• Domestic flight to Ho Chi Minh City
• Explore HCMC
• Mekong Delta trip from HCMC
• Floating Market
• Catfish fishing
• Traditional Canoe Ride
• Cu Chi Tunnels Experience
• Farewell dinner in HCMC
• Return transfer to HCMC airport.
12 Nights shared accommodation included: hostel/boat/hut/sleeper train (will be a mix of either twin, triple, or multi-share rooms).
2 Nights Hanoi – 4 Bed Mixed Dorm Hostel
1 Night Overnight Boat – Twin/Triple-Share Cabin
1 Night Island Stay- 10/12 Bed Mixed Beach Dorm Bungalows
1 Night Ninh Binh – Twin/Triple-Share Ecolodge Homestay
1 Night in Sleeper train – Quad-Share Cabin
1 Night Danang – Twin/Double-Share Hostel
2 Night Hoi An – Twin/Double-Share Hostel
2 Nights Ho Chi Minh City – 4 Bed Mixed Dorm Hostel
1 Night Mekong Delta – Twin/Double Share Hostel
Private Room (Twin/Double Bed) upgrades are available upon request, subject to availability and paid locally.
Or reserve it in advance by selecting our Private Room Upgrade package during booking.
The upgrade applies to 10 Nights Accommodation during your tour except for 2 Nights in Ha Long Bay.
Some meals included: 12 x Breakfast, 4 x Lunch, 4 Dinner.
A Group Leader and local guides will be part of your Vietnam Experience.
All transport included.
Loads of Help With Onward Travel.
Support The Whole Time You Are In S.E Asia.
After Grabatour Vietnam:
Grabatour Vietnam Trip finishes in Ho Chi Minh City (in the south of Vietnam). If you’re staying on longer in Vietnam, your Group Leader will help organise any of your onward travel.
If you need to get back to Ho Chi Minh City airport then it’s a simple taxi ride that will take around 45 minutes and we can organise this for you in Ho Chi Minh City at no extra cost.
If you need to get back to Hanoi then the easiest way is to get yourself a cheap internal flight, we can help you with this. Just let your Group Leader know when you arrive. Or simply select our Return Transfer package during booking at an additional cost.
– International airfares.
– Travel Insurance.
– Return transfer to Hanoi.
Our Group Leader will help you out so that you can book the return transfer to Hanoi yourself.
Or simply select our Return Transfer package during booking at an additional US $70.
Our Return Transfer package:
From Ho Chi Minh City to Hanoi by plane (20kg checked baggage included).
The following options are available with this tour. Simply select the corresponding package during booking as your choice!
Hanoi Welcome Pack
Your Hanoi Welcome Pack includes a personal airport pick up and the single entry visa invitation letter (ONLY IF REQUESTED). The pick up from Hanoi Airport can be arranged for any time & date.
30 Day Multiple Entry Visa Letter
30 Day Multiple Entry Visa Letter for Vietnam
An Extra Night Hanoi Dorm Room
Arriving early? We can pre-arrange your extra night, so you won’t have to move around. Price is based on a bed in a dorm room.
An Extra Night Hanoi Single Room
Arriving early? We can pre-arrange your extra night, so you won’t have to move around. Price is based on a single/twin/double room and is dependent on availability.
An Extra Night Ho Chi Minh City Dorm Room
Staying longer after the tour? Pre-arrange your extra night. Price is per bed / per night in a dorm room.
An Extra Night Ho Chi Minh City Single Room
Staying longer after the tour? Pre-arrange your extra night. Price is per single/twin/double room per night.
Excellent tour and our guide was thoroughly professional and knowledgable. The highlight for me was Ha Long Bay and the stay in the small island.
Amazing trip. My tour leader and tour group were absolutely amazing, and the food was incredible.