If you're planning a family holiday further afield, then Vietnam is a great choice. The history of ancient cities and junk boats, the rich culture, world class beaches, and more amazing food than you can shake a stick at.
Tailored Journeys are Vietnam experts, having created holiday itineries for families over the last few years for our clients. We've handpicked the best family resorts and the best children-orientated hotels, and combined them with a range of private tour options to give you both freedom, flexibility, safety and the little ones a sense of adventure.
There’s plenty of activities in Vietnam for families to enjoy, too. From ostrich riding in Mui Ne to camping next to an underground river in the Son Doong Cave, Vietnam has something for kids of all ages.
A family holiday in Vietnam wouldn't be complete without taking in one of the most iconic views in the world: Halong Bay. Climb up Poem Mountain and let the warm air brush your face as you take in the incredible scenery of the vast limestone carts that jut out of the ocean.
Your family holiday to-do list in Vietnam can go on forever, because there are so many amazing things to do, and so many amazing places to see. Get in touch, tell us what kind of holiday or tour you are looking for with your children, and let us come up with an itinerary for the trip of a lifetime.
Many families prefer to experience the culture, history, food and traditions of Vietnam, and combine their trip with a stay in neighbouring Laos, Cambodia and Thailand in South East Asia.
Our travel experts can built a 7-day, 14-day, 21-day or even longer itinerary to suit your trip length and the type of holiday and package you want to experience. Have a look at some of the example family holiday itineraries we've put together for previous clients in Vietnam.
Browse our suggested itineraries below, and get in touch for a free itinerary and quote for your Vietnam family holiday in 2024 or 2025.
OUR SELECTED HIGHLIGHTS OF VIETNAM FOR FAMILIES:
Mai Chau is a peaceful village located in the mountains set amongst rice fields around 3 hours drive from Hanoi. A great place to bike ride and walk.
No visit to Vietnam is complete without sailing around the stunning limestone karsts of Halong Bay on a junk boat.
Wide boulevards, ancient pagodas and tree-lined lakes, Vietnam’s capital is also the country’s most atmospheric and beguiling city.
Cu Chi Tunnels
The Cu Chi Tunnels are located just outside of Ho Chi Minh. They are a tunnel network, 250 km in length. You can even experience a 20m stretch, not for those wiht claustrophobia!
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SOME IDEAS FOR YOUR FAMILY HOLIDAY TO VIETNAM:
GRAND TOUR OF VIETNAM - FAMILY HOLIDAY
Hanoi / Mai Chau / Ha Long / Hue / Hoi An / Ho Chi Minh/ Phu Quoc
Commencing in bustling Hanoi, you will work your way from North to South, including an overnight stay on a luxury boat in Ha Long Bay, as well as visiting Hue, Hoi An, onto Ho Chi Minh City, before finishing your grand tour on the beautiful island of Phu Quoc.
A FAMILY HOLIDAY TO VIETNAM WITH SAPA
Hanoi / Sapa / Ha Long / Hue / Hoi An / Ho Chi Minh
Very similar to the Grand Tour of Vietnam, this trip includes two-nights in rural Sapa. Perfect for hiking lovers, the town overlooks terraced rice fields, often shrouded in heavy morning mist. Also includes Hanoi, Ha Long Bay, Hue, Hoi An, before finishing your tour in Ho Chi Minh City.
A FAMILY ADVENTURE TO VIETNAM IN 2 WEEKS
Hanoi / Mai Chau / Ha Long / Hue / Hoi An / Ho Chi Minh
This trip is the perfect itinerary for a family wanting to experience all that Vietnam has to offer along with fun family activities in 2 weeks. Commencing this trip in Hanoi, you will work your way from North to South down the East Coast of Vietnam stopping at various cities and sights along the way.
A FAMILY HOLIDAY TO VIETNAM IN 10 DAYS
Hanoi / Ha Long / Hue / Hoi An / Ho Chi Minh
This trip is the perfect itinerary for a family wanting to visit and get a taste of Vietnam in only 10 days. Commencing in Hanoi, you will have an overnight stay on a luxury boat in Ha Long Bay, then stay in Hoi An, before finishing your tour in Ho Chi Minh City & visiting the Mekong River.
CAMBODIA, THAILAND & VIETNAM - THE PERFECT FAMILY HOLIDAY
Siem Reap / Bangkok / Chiang Rai / Chiang Mai / Hanoi / Ninh Binh / Halong Bay / Hue / Hoi An / Phu Quoc / Ho Chi Minh
This is an itinerary discovering the wonders of the Far East, covering Thailand, Cambodia & Vietnam. Starting with visits to the famous Angkor Wat complex will be followed by discovering the mountain of Thailand combines with a short stay in Bangkok. Your travel will then take you through Vietnam, starting in the North with an exciting night cruising Ha Long Bay, you will work your way south to the the island of Phu Quoc. The holiday will be concluded in the capital of Ho Chi Minh and a visit to the Cu Chi tunnels before heading home.
Adventure, culture, cities, beach, honeymoon, family and wellness
GMT+ 7 hours
When to go:
February to April
Noi Bai, Hanoi (HAN)
Ho Chi Minh (SGN)
13 hours approx
Some are recommended or required by the Centres for Disease Control and the World Health Organisation (WHO).
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