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Vietnam Luxury Holidays

Luxury Vietnam Culinary Tour

Price: From US$ per person
Duration: 9 days/ 8 nights
Tour Destination: Ho Chi Minh City - Mekong Delta - Hoian - Hue - Hanoi

Luxury Vietnam Culinary Tour Highlights:

Vietnam is a gourmet paradise well known for its fabulous, exotic cuisine that differs between the southern, central and northern regions of the country. Experience a Vietnam culinary tour that incorporates cultural highlights, cooking classes and dining in gourmet restaurants along the way. From lessons in urban Saigon to classes in a beautiful villa set in lush tropical surrounds, this Vietnam culinary tour will be a gastronomic delight for the senses.

Luxury Vietnam Culinary Tour Brief Itinerary:

Day 1: Ho Chi Minh City
Day 2: Ho Chi Minh City (B/L)
Day 3: Ho Chi Minh City - Mekong Delta (B/L)
Day 4: Ho Chi Minh City – Hoi An (B/L)
Day 5: Hoi An (B/L)
Day 6: Hoi An – Hue (B/L)
Day 7: Hue – Hanoi (B/L)
Day 8: Hanoi(B/L)
Day 9: Depart Hanoi (B/)

Luxury Vietnam Culinary Tour Accommodation:

We deeply understand that acommodation is one of the most very important for all our tour so we carefully inspect or pick hotels, cruises, homestays to match general international standards of three, four, five star hotels that must be clean, comfortable, nice room, good breakfast, helpful staffs, good lacation...
Here some our suggested hotel list for this trip, specially we can book other hotels, cruise as you requested.

Hotel Destinations

No Nights

Suggested Hotels

Ho Chi Minh

3

Park Hyatt *****

Hoian

2

Nam Hai Hoian *****

Hue

1

La Residence Resort & Spa *****

Hanoi

2

Sofitel Legend Metropole *****

Luxury Vietnam Culinary Tour Meals:

One of most special highlight in Vietnam travel, you can taste local food in each regions that we will arrange all lunch or dinner in Vietnamese food, and If you have any specific food requirements (vegetarian, vegan, food allergies) please inform us in advance so that we can provide notice to our restaurant, tour guide or our partners so that they can server you better. If you are a food lover, Cruises Mekong River can be your culinary guide and provide you the opportunity to savor tempting local food and world-famous dishes. Please be note that for the home stay, the meal will be cook by the house owner and they are well-trained for hygiene as well as prepare for good recipes

Meals are included as specified in the itinerary. Meal note: are: B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner.

Breakfast:  Each breakfast will be served in your hotel. Maily Buffet breakfast selections include both Vietnamese and Western dishes to meet every diner's taste.

Lunch:  Lunches are normally arranged at the Vietnamese restaurants near the scenic spots. Your tour guides will order food according to your appetite. Most are Vietnamese dishes, and some are modified to fit westerners' tastes.

Dinner:  Same as lunch. If you prefer to not eat Vietnamese food, Cruises Mekong River suggests you have dinner on your own. Your local tour guide can recommend some good western restaurants in the area.

Vietnam luxury Honeymoon Holiday Tourguides:

All Tourguides or Tour escorted are local people who take you to all destionations that meantions in program and our guide will try their best to make you having a enjoyable Vietnam holiday.

Languages: English, French, Spanish, German, Chinese speaking tourguides as request

Qualifications : Exellent foreign languages, professional presentaion skills, knowledges, helplessness, friendliness, expreriences.


Tags: Luxury Vietnam Culinary Tour, Hanoi Cooking Class Tour, Ho Chi Minh Culinary Holiday, Vietnam Luxury Holiday, Gourmet Vietnam, Vietnam Cooking Class Tour, Hoian Cooking Class Center, Vietnam Luxury Vacations


 

Luxury Vietnam Culinary Tour Detailed Itinerary:

Tour starts/ ends: Ho Chi Minh City/ Hanoi

Day 1: Ho Chi Minh City (B/L)

Your gourmet experience begins in Ho Chi Minh City. Depending on your flight arrival time an optional city tour or visit to the historic Cu Chi Tunnels can be arranged.

Day 2: Ho Chi Minh City (B/L)


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Today, you will begin your culinary discovery with a fun cooking class in Saigon. Enjoy being taught how to prepare some traditional Vietnamese dishes at the Mai Home Cooking Centre. The experience begins with a fascinating visit to the market, where you are sure to marvel at the foodstuffs on display. Here the expert chefs will introduce you to some of the ingredients and ways of substituting them those more commonly found in western countries. Then, it is back to the cooking centre for a fun ‘hands on’ cooking lesson. Here, you will be taught how to prepare a variety of dishes. After the class, it is time to enjoy your delicious creations. At the completion of the experience you will be presented with a handbook that contains all the recipes you have experimented with. On your return home you will be able to impress your friends with some authentic Vietnamese dishes.

Day 3: Ho Chi Minh City - Mekong Delta (B/L)

From cosmopolitan Saigon it is time to head to the Mekong Delta. Enjoy a relaxing day’s Mekong cruise on the converted rice barge Le Jarai and local boat. Sail through the broad waterways and small creeks of the Mekong
River, enjoy a sumptuous three course lunch and see traditional rural life including a local village, communal temple and traditional matt weaving at a local farmer’s house. This trip is the ideal way to spend the day in the delta.

Day 4: Ho Chi Minh City – Hoi An (B/L)

From Saigon, fly to Danang on the Central Coast and drive to the quaint fishing village of Hoi An. Go on a walking tour of this beautiful town, be inspired by its fascinating architecture, dine in its many gourmet restaurants and get some shopping therapy at one of the many tailor shops.

Day 5: Hoi An (B/L)

This morning take a tour of the markets before cruising downriver to a villa set in lush tropical surroundings, where you will enjoy a fun cooking class. Relax with a glass of wine as you savour your wonderful creations. Spend the afternoon lazing on the beach or exploring the town.

Hoi An Cooking Class
Visit Hoi An’s colourful market, and experience the amazing sights, sounds and aromas of this busy market. You will have the opportunity to interact with the local sellers and learn about all the ingredients to be used in the cooking lesson later. We board the Red Bridge boat for a leisurely cruise along the Thu Bon River to the Red Bridge Cooking School. This is a chance to view local river life, so make sure your camera is handy. On arrival, you explore the cooking school’s herb garden, before learning about some of Hoi An’s famous dishes. The cooking lesson runs for about 2 hours – the Red Bridge chefs first demonstrate each dish before you prepare the same dish yourself. Included in the class is a brief introduction to Vietnamese food carving, which is an art in itself. After the lesson, sit down and enjoy your creations. Bring your swimsuit and after the cooking tour has finished relax and enjoy free use of the school’s 20 metre swimming pool.

Day 6: Hoi An – Hue (B/L)

Make the scenic journey to Hue and spend the afternoon on a guided tour of this former Imperial city. Explore the Citadel and catch a boat down the Perfume River to visit ancient temples & pagodas. This evening you will have the opportunity to chat with one of the city’s chefs who will explain the history of Hue’s cuisine and traditions. This engaging experience is followed by a fabulous authentic Hue dinner fit for an emperor.

Day 7: Hue – Hanoi (B/L)

From Hue fly to Hanoi and set out on a 'street eats and market tour' with a local chef and learn all about the unique delicacies of North Vietnam. In the evening enjoy dinner at one of the oldest restaurants in Hanoi which specializes in the famous fish dish, ‘Cha Ca’.

Day 8: Hanoi (B/L)

The next day join our favorite cooking school in Hanoi and enjoy the delicious lunch you have prepared. In the evening dine at a well known Hanoi restaurant, which acts as a hospitality training institute for underprivileged street kids. Offering a mix of Vietnamese and Western fusion dishes, you will be truly impressed by the gourmet cuisine at the restaurant and the enthusiastic service of the staff.
Hanoi Cooking Class
You will be picked up from your hotel and transferred to the Hanoi Cooking Centre. On arrival, sit back and relax with a welcome drink. Begin your culinary experience with a trip to Chau Long Market and enjoy a guided tour with the chef. On your return to the Hanoi Cooking Centre you will begin the cooking class. On completion of the class, you will be able to feast on your tasty creations. Following the meal, you will have the opportunity to chat with the chef over a drink. Before departing the Hanoi Cooking Centre, you will be provided with printed recipes so that you can impress your friends at home with some authentic Vietnamese dishes.

Day 9: Depart Hanoi (B/)

The day is at leisure until you are transferred to the airport for your onward flight.

Luxury Vietnam Culinary Tour Price & Inclusions:

Tour Price:

Since this is a private tour, the price per person varies and depends on many aspects, such as your group size, the hotel ratings and your departure date or spcial requests. If you want to get a custom price quote for this tour, please fill out the online inquiry form and give us as much information as possible about your trip. Your online travel consultants will be at your service and help you make the most of your travel time and dollars!

Tour Inclusions:

•  Private door-to-door pick-up & drop-off services.
•  All private transfer and transportation
•  Accommodation shared in Twin/Double room with daily breakfast
•  Experienced English or French speaking guide.
•  Domestic flights ( Economy Class): Ho Chi Minh - Danang , Hue  - Hanoi.
•  All In-tour flights as per itinerary.
•  Meals as stated in the itinerary (B: Breakfast ; L: Lunch ; D: Dinner)
•  All sightseeing tickets.
•  Seasonal fruits, tissues and water on coach.
•  Complimentary Vietnam visa on arrival pre-approved letter.
•  Services charges and government tax.
•  Exclusive and personalized single agent/single customer service.
•  No extra charge after confirmation
•  24/7 hotline support guaranteed
•  Cooking Class fee in destinations:

 Tour exclusions:

•  International flights
•  International departures taxes
•  Personal expenses, tips and gratuities
•  Travel insurance
•  Beverage
•  Peak season or Public holidays surcharge if any
•  Compulsory Gala dinner on X-Mas or New Year if any
•  Vietnam visa stamp fee (US$ 25 & 01 passport photo each person)
•  Other services not mentioned above.

 
 
 
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