Vietnam itinerary 2 weeks family trip – A guide to the luxurious family getaway

After a year of hard work, there’s no better way to bond with your family than embarking on a well-deserved getaway trip. 

If you’re looking for a hassle-free vacation that ensures your family experiences the utmost luxury, you’ve come to the right place. In this guide, we will take you on a journey through Vietnam, showcasing the finest destinations and providing you with top-tier experiences that will create unforgettable memories. From opulent accommodations to exclusive activities tailored for elders, adults and children, we have curated the perfect itinerary for a luxurious family escape. 

So, sit back, relax, and let us guide you on the Vietnam itinerary 2 weeks family trip that is an extraordinary adventure, ensuring your family enjoys every moment of this magnificent getaway.

VIV.16 The Ultra-luxurious Vietnam Tour
Hanoi – Halong Bay – Hoi An – Ninh Thuan – Ho Chi Minh City – Mekong Delta

Vietnam has transformed into a sought-after travel destination, offering not just rich historical value but also a symbol of development. It has emerged as a favorite among discerning travelers, offering a wide range of world-class luxurious experiences. Viland Travel aims to provide you with a great Vietnam itinerary 2 weeks family trip and indulge in the opulent offerings Vietnam has to offer. 

Day 1: Hanoi

Indulge in the ultimate luxury of the Ultra Luxurious Vietnam Tour! Upon arrival at Noi Bai International Airport, be greeted by your private guide and driver who will transfer you to Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi, a prestigious and award-winning luxury hotel in the heart of the city. With its blend of colonial elegance, neo-classical luxury, and modern touches, this iconic establishment offers a unique style. This captivating city, the starting point off your Vietnam itinerary 2 weeks family trip, sets the scene for an extraordinary adventure that awaits you.

Day 2: Hanoi

Hanoi cyclo tour
Hanoi cyclo tour

Embark on a full-day tour filled with exciting outdoor activities with utmost care from our friendly and experienced guide, who will accompany and cater to your every needs during the tour.

Starting with a visit to the captivating Museum of Ethnology on the outskirts of Hanoi. Its scientific and logical presentation showcases the cultural diversity of Vietnam’s ethnic groups. Next, delve into the country’s history and wars at Hoa Lo Prison, known as the Hanoi Hilton. 

Savor a delicious lunch of Bún Chả, a quintessential Vietnamese dish featuring vermicelli, grilled meat, and flavorful side dishes. The unique experience of enjoying Bún Chả in Vietnam’s renowned “Asian food paradise” is a culinary delight not to be missed.

Afterward, indulge in a visit to Hidden Gem, a remarkable coffee shop that creatively repurposes discarded materials to furnish its space, promoting environmental sustainability. Don’t forget to try the iconic Vietnamese egg coffee, a must-try specialty.

Hanoi egg coffee
Hanoi egg coffee

The adventure continues as you explore the historic Long Bien Bridge, walking across its century-old structure and admiring the panoramic river view. Your guide will share captivating stories about history, culture, and local life. Discover the enchanting banana island located beneath the bridge, a paradise for photographers and nature enthusiasts.

End the day with a memorable private cyclo ride, pedaling through the French Quarter’s colonial architecture, passing iconic landmarks such as the Vietnam History Museum, Metropole Legend Hotel, and the Opera House. 

Day 3: Halong Bay – Lan Ha Bay

Ha Long Bay Tai Chi Class
Ha Long Bay Tai Chi Class

Leaving behind the bustling city of Hanoi, you embark on a scenic journey through the fertile farmlands of the Red River Delta towards the legendary Halong Bay. After a three-hour drive, with a brief stop along the way, you arrive at the Halong City jetty, ready to begin your unforgettable adventure. You are warmly welcomed aboard the Hera Cruise, a luxurious 6-star boutique cruise that epitomizes opulence and elegance.

Experience the epitome of luxury with Hera Cruises, where every detail is meticulously crafted to offer you an unparalleled journey. Immerse yourself in the stunning surroundings of Halong Bay, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, characterized by its majestic limestone formations and captivating islets. From exquisite wooden designs inspired by local culture to panoramic views from the deck, Hera Cruises delivers an unrivaled sense of tranquility and comfort.

Indulge in the pinnacle of upscale travel with a private butler and chef service in the Concierge Level, relish gourmet meals prepared with organic and locally sourced ingredients, and immerse yourself in a world where luxury knows no bounds. Your voyage with Hera Cruises promises to be an extraordinary and unforgettable experience in the heart of Halong Bay.

Day 4:  Halong Bay – Lan Ha Bay

Join in a rejuvenating Tai Chi session on the sun deck, surrounded by the breathtaking limestone peaks and islands. Afterward, savor a delightful breakfast with panoramic views of the world heritage site. Spend the morning relaxing and admiring the stunning bay scenery as the boat continues its cruise.

In the afternoon, embark on exciting visits and activities. Take a leisurely bicycle ride along village roads, immersing yourself in the picturesque surroundings. Alternatively, enjoy a refreshing swim at a natural beach area, creating cherished family memories.

As the day unfolds, unwind while cruising to the sleeping area. Delight in a delicious dinner on board, followed by a wide selection of cocktails and refreshments at the bar. Experience the captivating beauty of the bay at night, and engage in onboard activities like squid fishing or watching movies. Make the most of your second night on the boat, creating unforgettable moments with your loved ones

Day 5: Halong Bay – Hanoi – Danang/Hoi An

As the sun rises over Halong Bay, breakfast is served onboard as the vessels slowly make their way back to the port. After disembarking, it’s time to transfer back to Hanoi airport and catch a short flight to Danang. Upon arrival, a 40-minute transfer will take you to the enchanting town of Hoi An. Known for its well-preserved architecture and laid-back atmosphere, Hoi An was a bustling trading port in the 17th and 18th centuries.

For your overnight stay, immerse yourself in luxury at the Four Seasons Resort The Nam Hai, Hoi An. Nestled on Vietnam’s culturally rich central coast, this exquisite resort serves as a gateway to three UNESCO World Heritage sites. Here, you can unwind and create cherished memories with your loved ones. Whether it’s kayaking on the East Sea, exploring the royal city of Hue, or simply relaxing in the comfort of your private villa, The Nam Hai offers a truly rejuvenating and unforgettable experience.

Day 6: Hoi An

Start your day in Hoi An with an enchanting orientation walk through the town. Explore a centuries-old private house, where generations of a family have resided in a traditional setting for centuries. Immerse yourself in Hoi An’s rich history at the Sa Huynh Museum, showcasing exhibits from the earliest periods of the town. Don’t miss the iconic Japanese Covered Bridge Pagoda, a symbol of Hoi An’s charm.

In the morning, unleash your creativity and learn to craft a vibrant lantern in a private class. Choose from a variety of silk fabrics, construct a bamboo frame, and create a beautiful lantern to take home as a cherished souvenir. After a delightful lunch, return to the hotel and spend the rest of the day relaxing by the swimming pool or soaking up the sun on An Bang Beach.

Located just 3 km from Hoi An’s center, An Bang Beach offers a tranquil retreat from the city’s hustle and bustle. Bask in the refreshing breeze and let go of all worries, immersing yourself in the serenity of this beautiful beach. Its peaceful ambiance attracts visitors seeking solace and a rejuvenating escape from daily life.

Day 7: Hoi An

Fun time at Tra Que Village

Experience the charm of Hoi An with a delightful morning cycling family excursion along the picturesque Thu Bon River. Immerse yourself in the local way of life as you pedal leisurely through country lanes, observing farmers tending to their buffalo in the fields. Traverse palm forests, bridges, and ponds, arriving at Cam Thanh Village. Take a rejuvenating break with a local family before embarking on a one-hour journey on a traditional wooden boat to explore the enchanting coconut palm forest. Learn the art of sailing the unique basket boat and enjoy leisurely fishing and crab catching in the serene canal.

Bid farewell to the welcoming villagers and continue your cycling adventure to another charming village. Pause at Tra Que, an organic vegetable village where an impressive array of produce sustains the local community. Witness the age-old sustainable farming practices that have been passed down for generations. Visit KumQuat restaurant and engage in a private cooking class with Thành and his wife, preparing and savoring traditional Hoi An dishes for a delectable lunch. Return to your hotel, where you can unwind by the inviting swimming pool or relax on the sandy shores of the beach.

Day 8: Hoi An/Danang – Nha Trang/Ninh Thuan

Enjoy breakfast at the hotel and take some leisure time before heading to Da Nang airport. Catch a short flight to Nha Trang, a stunning coastal city. Upon arrival, embark on a 2-hour and 30-minute transfer to Ninh Thuan. Prepare yourself for an extraordinary and relaxing vacation in the heavenly oasis known as Amanoi.

Amanoi is a natural marvel situated above Vinh Hy Bay, encompassing a breathtaking stretch of Vietnam’s coastline within the lush embrace of Nui Chua National Park and the UNESCO Biosphere Reserve. This secluded resort boasts a diverse and vibrant tapestry of ecosystems, offering guests limitless opportunities for outdoor adventures, cultural immersion, and serene moments at its clifftop restaurants, pool, lakeside Aman Spa, and private golden sand beach.

Day 9: Ninh Thuan

Enjoy your free day exploring the resort with a variety of activities, or simply swimming on the beach and relaxing under the warm sun.

Day 10: Ninh Thuan/Nha Trang – Ho Chi Minh City

After enjoying your free time, our driver will escort you back to Nha Trang for a short flight to Ho Chi Minh City. Upon arrival at Tan Son Nhat airport, our driver will be waiting to transfer you to the luxurious Park Hyatt Saigon Hotel.

Indulge in the epitome of urban luxury at the Park Hyatt Saigon, where sophisticated design, meticulous craftsmanship, and contemporary amenities await. Pamper yourself at the serene spa and savor the culinary delights of Ho Chi Minh City’s finest restaurants. The Park Hyatt Saigon is committed to providing you with a personalized and exceptional luxury experience. We look forward to warmly welcoming you and ensuring your stay is truly unforgettable.

Day 11: Ho Chi Minh City

Ho Chi Minh city Park Hyatt Saigon Hotel
Ho Chi Minh city Park Hyatt Saigon Hotel

Enjoy the luxurious facility of the opulent Park Hyatt Saigon and unwind with your freetime in the city. Ho Chi Minh City, with its vibrant neon lights, bustling shopping scenes, and trendy cafes, offers a delightful contrast between modernity and its French colonial heritage. The wide tree-lined boulevards reflect its historical influence, while towering skyscrapers symbolize its embrace of the 21st century. Be prepared for the lively chaos of motorbike-filled streets, a unique feature of Ho Chi Minh City that sets it apart from other cities in Vietnam.

Day 12: Ho Chi Minh City – Cu Chi Tunnels

Ho Chi Minh city Cu Chi tunnel
Ho Chi Minh city Cu Chi tunnel

Get ready for an exciting adventure as we take your family on a memorable journey through Ho Chi Minh City and the Cu Chi Tunnels. Our expert guide will meet you at the hotel and lead you to a scenic speedboat ride along the picturesque Saigon River. Marvel at the breathtaking views while experiencing the thrill of the journey. Upon reaching the Cu Chi Tunnels, you’ll be amazed by the intricate network of tunnels used by communist guerrillas. Explore the traps, witness weapon demonstrations, and even have the opportunity to fire an AK-47.

Afterward, return to the city center for a delicious lunch before embarking on a city tour. Discover the captivating blend of French colonial mansions and modern architectural marvels that make Ho Chi Minh City truly unique. Immerse yourself in the rich history and cultural heritage of this vibrant city.

Day 13: Ho Chi Minh City – Mekong Delta

Mekong Delta Cai Be floating market
Mekong Delta Cai Be floating market

Embark on a private cruise tour from Cai Be, starting with a visit to the vibrant floating market. Cruise among native boats laden with fresh fruits and vegetables. Explore local house factories and learn about traditional rice paste, cocoa sweets, and more.

Indulge in a delightful meal at Le Longanier, an exquisite Indochinese palace in a lush riverside garden. Continue the journey to Dong Hoa Hiep, witnessing the charm of Mekong Delta village life. Discover hidden gems like Binh Hoa Phuoc and An Binh islands, famous for their fruit farms. Admire the An Binh historic church and Tam Ho bonsai garden. Finally, conclude the expedition at Vinh Long dock, with a transfer back to Ho Chi Minh City.

Day 14: Ho Chi Minh City

After savoring your final breakfast in Ho Chi Minh, you’ll have a leisurely morning to relax and explore on your own. Later, transport to Tan Son Nhat International Airport for your departure flight, marking the end of your Vietnam itinerary 2 weeks family.

Final thoughts

This Vietnam itinerary 2 weeks family trip offers the perfect blend of luxury, adventure, and cultural exploration. If this meticulously crafted itinerary has piqued your interest, look no further than Viland Travel’s “The Ultra Luxurious Vietnam 13-day tour.” With this tour, you can expect a customized experience with world-class top-tier accommodations and carefully curated private tours, ensuring the utmost comfort and enjoyment for you and your family. Indulge in the finest experiences Vietnam has to offer and create unforgettable memories that will last a lifetime. 

Don’t miss out on this opportunity to embark on a truly luxurious family getaway. Book your trip now with Viland Travel and prepare for an extraordinary adventure.