We designed this Vietnam veteran tour for Kathy Ivy and her friends – a group of American Veterans who were on duty in Danang, Hue and Dong Ha during Vietnam War. They visited the old battlefield in Vietnam in 2005 and 2007.
Like most of our veteran tours, this is an itinerary which has been customized for our clients request for central Vietnam tours. If you would like to have a special itinerary just for you and your guests, please contact us.
Day 1: Danang arrival (Dinner, Guide)
Arrive at Danang airport in Danang, you will meet you and drive you to your hotel. There will be time to relax after your flight, before you eat dinner at a local restaurant. You will spend the night in Danang.
Day 2: Danang – Hue (Breakfast, Lunch, Guide)
After breakfast, your Vietnam tour guide will arrive and take you to Hue. You’ll stop en-route to visit FSB Brick, FSB Tomahawk, Phu Bai and the Camp Eagle where you were on duty. You’ll spend the evening in Hue.
Day 3: Hue – Dong Ha (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Guide)
In the morning, your car and guide will take to Thuan An beach where Eagle Beach was located before you travel northwards to Quang Tri province and tour the wartime ‘De-militarized Zone’, better known as the DMZ. On the way, you’ll visit Camp Sally, Camp Evans, Camp Anne and a view from a distance FSB Rakkasan, the Old Citadel of Quang Tri, La Vang church and Dong Ha town. You’ll spend the night in Dong Ha town.
Day 4: Dong Ha – DMZ – Dong Ha (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Guide)
After breakfast, you’ll visit the Doc Mieu Base, Hien Luong Bridge and the Ben Hai river battle sites. You’ll also visit the Vinh Moc Tunnels. After lunch, your car will take you to what was once the Con Tien firebase, and to Truong Son national cemetery. You’ll spend the night in Dong Ha town.
Day 5: Dong Ha – DMZ – Hue (Breakfast, Lunch, Guide)
In the morning, the guide will take you to Camp Carroll, the Rock pile, Dakrong Bridge, the Ho Chi Minh trail, and the ethnic minority village of Bru Van Kieu. After lunch at Khe Sanh town, you’ll visit the Khe Sanh combat base, Lang Vay Special Forces Camp and the Laos/Vietnam border. You’ll drive back to Hue and stop en-route to see some locations such as FSB Veghel, FSB Bastogne, Ap Lai Bang, French Camp and FSB Birmingham along the road before you return to Hue via route 49 (old route named route 547). You’ll spend the night in Hue.
Day 6: Hue – Danang departure (Breakfast, Guide)
After breakfast, you’ll be free until your driver arrives to take you to Danang for a visit the Marble Mountain (or Ngu Hanh Son) before your departure.
- Free Vietnam Visa invitation letter.
- Private door-to-door pick-up & drop-off services.
- Travel in an appropriate private air-conditioned vehicle with an experienced safe driver.
- Breakfast and accommodation sharing a twin or double room.
- The services of experienced English-speaking guides as indicated in the itinerary
- Lunches and dinners (as specified in the itinerary) in the best local restaurants
- All sightseeing tickets.
- VAT and other taxes
- 24/7 hotline support guaranteed
- International flight tickets and airport tax.
- Lunches and dinners, except as specified above.
- Drinks, gratuities and personal expenses.
- Travel insurance
- Surcharges for Peak seasons (if any)
- Vietnam visa stamp fee
- Other services not mentioned above.