• Special Holiday Tour of Vietnam "Delta to the DMZ“ (1 - 12 Dec 2018)





Washington Post Travel Section "Return to Vietnam" by Bob Shaw

CBS News' Anchor Wendy Gillette Reports on the 50th Anniversaries of the Vietnam War

The highly experienced, Vietnam-veteran battlefield Tour Leaders of Military Historical Tours have walked all of Vietnam. We have an outstanding working relationship with the Vietnam government that allows us access to areas previously restricted to other travelers. Our guides have been back to Vietnam dozens of times and are intimately familiar with the terrain, the battlefields, and the people. Vietnam is eager to welcome the returning American veterans. The Vietnamese people are gracious and sincerely happy to have us with them again. The scenery is great, the food is delicious, and the hotels in which we stay are beautiful and very comfortable. The price includes everything you see, except your airfare, drinks and souvenirs.

Special December Tour Prices:

Tour Price (Based on double Occupancy):    $ 2,495

Single Supplement:                                    $    750

Tour Price Includes:
* Vietnam Visa Processing and fees
* First Class Hotel Accommodations
* Air-conditioned motorcoachs
* Meals as indicated in itinerary
* MHT Historical Trip information packet, containing maps and other information 
* Admission fees to all sites & museums
* Services of experienced Tour Leaders, and English-speaking local guides

Airfare Not Included - Optional MHT Airfare Available: Round-trip economy or business class airfare from your city or LAX to Vietnam priced upon registration. 


1 Dec Sat - (Day 1) Depart for Vietnam. 

2 Dec Sun - (Day 2) Arrive in Saigon. Hotel check-in. Hotel: Caravelle

3 Dec Mon - (Day 3) Morning departure for the Mekong Delta to board a boat in the quaint provincial town of My Tho and then wind our way through the labyrinth of small canals bordered by tiny villages. After viewing the endless fields of rice paddies tended by peasants in their traditional conical-shaped hats we transfer to a sampan for a tour of scenic Thoison Island. We will have lunch on the island and view the unique pottery produced on the island. We finish the day by returning to Saigon for some exploration of Saigon’s markets before dinner. Hotel: Caravelle (B/L/D)

4 Dec Tue - (Day 4) 
This morning we head for the famous Cu Chi Tunnel system. We will have lunch in a local restaurant and end the day back in Saigon where we see the local site including the Notre Dame Cathedral, the old Post Office, the Presidential Palace, the Army Museum & the former location of the US Embassy. Hotel: Caravelle (B/L/D) 

5 Dec Wed - (Day 5) After breakfast and check-out we will tour a lacquer factory to watch craftsmen at work and a stop at one of Saigon’s markets to shop for souvenirs. This afternoon we fly from Saigon to Da Nang. We commence a short city of Da Nang to include Red Beach and the old China Beach on the way to the hotel. Hotel: Alamity (B/L/D) 

6 Dec Thur - (Day 6) Today we visit Marble Mountain and for the adventurous, we will climb to the top and see where the VC maintained a secret hospital throughout the war. We will also visit a marble carving shop before touring the ancient city of Hoi An with the Japanese Bridge and the many shops including the famed Silk & Embroidery Guild. Hotel: Palm Alamity (B/L/D)

7 Dec Fri - (Day 7) After an early breakfast we depart Da Nang for Hue with stops at the Hai Van Pass, Lang Co and Phu Bai Airfield. We will commence a short city tour south of the Perfume River starting at the Phu Cam Canal and ending at the Hue University. Hotel: Imperial Hue (B/L/D) 

8 Dec Sat - (Day 8) Today we do a full tour of Hue to include the Imperial Palace, tomb of King Tu Duc, a boat ride on the Perfume River, and visit the Thien Mu pagoda. We will also discuss Tet and the 1968 Battle for Hue. We will also have the opportunity to visit the market before having the evening to enjoy the Hue nightlife. Hotel: Imperial Hue (B/L/Dinner on own) 

9 Dec Sun - (Day 9) Morning departure for our drive north to the DMZ with stops in Dong Ha to see the site of Col John Ripley’s heroics and then continue west along Route 9 seeing Camp Carroll, Khe Gia Bridge, the Rockpile, and the Khe Sanh Combat Base site of the siege. Hotel: Imperial Hue (B/L/D) 

10  Dec Mon - (Day 10) Morning flight to Hanoi  Upon arrival visit the Ethnology Museum, Cultural Museum and Hoa Lo prison (the infamous Hanoi Hilton.) Hotel: Silk Path (B/L/D) 

11 Dec Tue - (Day 11) Today we will see the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum and his house, the one Pillar pagoda, the Tran Quoc pagoda, the Temple of Literature, and the McCain Monument. Return to hotel. (B/L)

12 Dec Wed – (Day 12) Depart for airport for your flight home and arrive same day.

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Special Holiday Tour of Vietnam "Delta to the DMZ“ (1 - 12 Dec 2018)

  • Product Code: 1812-VCT-HOL
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  • $2,495.00

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