Blog
Facebook
Twitter
Youtube
One of the world's top travel fixers. The Sunday Times
Hanuman. Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam. Tailor-made travel and unique journeys
Local Knowledge, International Expertise. Est 1990
 


Authentic Experiences in Vietnam

Hanuman is pleased to bring you a selection of unique experiences in Vietnam. Enjoy a helicopter ride over Halong Bay, enjoy a nostalgic city tour by vintage car, meet leading artists and sculptors in the Vietnamese scene, learn the art of Vietnamese cuisine with a celebrity chef, visit the Demilitarized Zone with a former soldier and learn the art of travel photography with a professional. All this is possible and more.

 
    Halong Bay by Helicopter  
Halong Bay by Helicopter
   

One of the natural wonders of the world, Halong Bay is nature at its most expressive. See the bay from another angle with a scenic helicopter flight. This can be combined with a Halong Bay cruise.
    Visit the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) with a Veteran  
Visit the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) with a Veteran
   

The DMZ marked the 17th Parallel where Vietnam was divided into North and South for more than two decades. Visit some of the famous battle sites in this area with a former Vietnamese soldier.
    Luxury Sleeper Train  
Luxury Sleeper Train
   

Relive the bygone days of luxury travel with a night sleeper train in Vietnam. Destinations include Hanoi to Lao Cai, gateway to the mountains of Sapa, and Saigon to Nha Trang, beach capital of Vietnam.
    Masterclass in Traditional Water Puppetry  
Masterclass in Traditional Water Puppetry
   

Water puppets are a unique art form and many visitors enjoy attending a performance when visiting Hanoi. Take the experience a step further with a puppetry class to learn the traditional techniques.
    The Art Scene in Vietnam  
The Art Scene in Vietnam
   

Enjoy exclusive access to Vietnam's leading artists, many of whom are now much sought after by global collectors. Visit their galleries and explore the Fine Arts Museum with a resident art expert.
    City Tour by Vintage Car or Motorcycle  
City Tour by Vintage Car or Motorcycle
   

Explore the bustling streets of Hanoi or Saigon by vintage car. For the more adventurous, it is possible to experience a city tour on the back of a Vespa scooter or a Ural motorbike and sidecar.
    Meet the Movers and Shakers  
Meet the Movers and Shakers
   

Enjoy a private meal with one of the leading lights of Vietnam from leading film-makers or fashion designers to respected international figures who live in the country.
    Jeep Willys Trip to Cu Chi Tunnels  
Jeep Willys Trip to Cu Chi Tunnels
   

Go underground at the Cu Chi Tunnels, a testament to the strength and tenacity of the Vietnamese people. Drive to this warren of tunnels by Jeep Willys and experience the wind in your hair.
    Cooking with a Celebrity Chef  
Cooking with a Celebrity Chef
   

Experience a cookery demonstration with one of Vietnam's finest chefs to learn more about the delights of Vietnamese cuisine. This can be arranged in Hanoi, Hue, Hoi An or Saigon.
    Tai Chi Class in Hanoi's Old Temples  
Tai Chi Class in Unique Locations
   

Tai Chi is a popular form of morning exercise in Vietnam. We arrange a class in the harmonious surrounds of an old temple in Hanoi or on a remote desert island beach.
    Exclusive Dinner with the Artists  
Exclusive Dinner with the Artists
   

Enjoy an exclusive dinner accompanied by some of Vietnam's finest musicians and dancers at one of Saigon or Hanoi's best restaurants. Choose from traditional or contemporary music and dance.
    Kayaking or Rockcliming around Halong Bay  
Kayaking or Rockcliming around Halong Bay
   

Halong Bay and nearby Cat Ba Island are emerging as adventurous destinations. Explore the bay by kayak, paddling into hidden coves, or try rock climbing on the karsts with experienced instructors.
    Private Beach Barbecue  
Private Beach Barbecue
   

Enjoy a romantic Robinson Crusoe moment with a private beach barbecue on a remote beach off the coast of Vietnam. This can be arranged in conjunction with a luxury resort stay or somewhere far from it all.
    The Secrets of Travel Photography  
The Secrets of Travel Photography
   

Learn the tricks of the photographic trade from one of the professionals here in Vietnam, including diverse destinations such as the windswept sand dunes of Mui Ne and the remote mountains of the north.
    Understanding the Triple Religion (Tam Giao)  
Understanding the Triple Religion (Tam Giao)
   

Take the opportunity to understand Vietnam's unique Tam Giao or triple religion and how it influences society and affects lifestyle in the country. Learn about Buddhism, Taoism and Confucianism.
    Living History  
Living History
   

Understand and appreciate the history of the war years in Vietnam with a history tour of Saigon. Experience an intimate tour of its iconic locations and structures.
    Yoga on a Remote Beach  
Yoga on a Remote Beach
   

Relax and unwind with your own private yoga session at one of the more remote and secluded beaches of Vietnam. This can be arranged in Mui Ne, Nha Trang and Hoi An.
    Sampling Rice Wine  
Sampling Rice Wine
   

Discover the mystical, medicinal and slightly intoxicating powers of ruau (xeo), the rice wine spirit of the far north. Working with Son Tinh, we offer the chance for a distellery visit.
    Looking to a Better Future  
Looking to a Better Future
   

We visit one of the uplifting success stories that is bringing hope for the future to the disadvantaged children of Saigon or Hanoi.
    Gourmet Picnic in a Remote Beauty Spot  
Gourmet Picnic in a Remote Beauty Spot
   

Rediscover the magic of romantic picnics with a gourmet lunch in a stunning location: an incredible view in the northern mountains or a remote sand dune on the South Coast.
PATA
Hanuman is proud to be a member of the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA). Hanuman is also a member of the
Cambodian Association of Travel Agents (CATA) and the Cambodian Community-based Ecotourism Network (CCBEN).
Hanuman's Temple Safari is featured on page 32 of ‘The Guide to Responsible Tourism in Cambodia, Laos & Vietnam'.
 Search our website:
 
 © Hanuman
 
English French