Join us on a journey of discovery and wellness through Vietnam’s most charming destinations and world-class golf courses. Travel across the country, starting in the shimmering lights of Ho Chi Minh City’s metropolitan glow, followed by beachside bliss in Ho Tram and Da Nang, culminating with showstopping dramatic views over the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Halong Bay. When you’re not enjoying a round of golf at any one of the six courses visited during the itinerary, indulge in complimentary spa treatments designed for your utmost relaxation, most notably at Yoko Onsen Quanh Hanh, Vietnam’s first and only Japanese-styled natural hot springs resort. All of our golf tours are operated on a private basis to ensure the utmost in comfort and flexibility. Just let us know your dates and preferences!
DAY 1: SAIGON ARRIVAL
Welcome to Ho Chi Minh City! Known affectionately as Saigon by its locals, Ho Chi Minh City is Vietnam’s largest, liveliest city. Once you have completed immigration procedures at Tan Son Nhat International Airport, say hello to the local guide and transfer to your hotel in the city center. Spend the day at leisure trying spa treatments, sipping iced Vietnamese coffee, and strolling along the tree-lined Saigon River.
Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City
DAY 2: SAIGON CITY TOUR- AO SHOW (B,D)
Whether you fancy a sleep in or prefer to start the day early with a big breakfast, the morning is yours to do as you like until an afternoon sightseeing tour, including the Reunification Palace, the City Hall, and the Old Saigon Post Office. Hear about the city’s French and American influences giving way to the dynamic and glittering Vietnamese metropolis of today.
Then watch history come alive at the historic Saigon Opera House with tickets to Vietnam's very own version of Cirque du Soleil, the AO Show. This spectacular production pays tribute to Vietnamese roots and showcases a mix of contemporary dance, acrobatics, bamboo work, and visual arts amidst live music –the perfect way to begin your holiday in Vietnam. Have dinner at a local restaurant before returning to your hotel for a cozy night’s rest.
Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City.
DAY 3: VIETNAM GOLF & COUNTRY CLUB (B)
Wake up to the sunshine of Saigon and head 20km outside of the bustling city to Vietnam Golf & Country Club, the first 36-hole golf club in Vietnam. Set amongst 300 hectares of woodland, there are two courses to choose to play on; the west course was established in 1994 by Taiwanese architect Chen King Shih and hosted the Vietnam Open (Asian PGA Tour Event) in 1995 and 1997, while the east course, designed by six-time Major Champion winner Lee Trevino, opened in 1997. It has long been recognized as Vietnam’s premier golf club and was voted as one of Asia’s best golf courses.
Instead of returning to Ho Chi Minh City, make the 2-hour remaining journey to the windswept beaches and ocean waves of Ho Tram, checking into your hotel for an afternoon at leisure, perhaps by the swimming pool?
Overnight in Ho Tram.
DAY 4: THE BLUFFS HO TRAM STRIP (B)
Start the morning with an engaging second round of golf at the Bluffs Ho Tram Strip, a masterpiece created by legendary Greg Norman capturing the essence of a true links course designed around the area’s huge sand dunes and dramatic ocean views. During certain times of the year, the high sea winds wreak havoc, offering an exciting challenge for even the most seasoned golfers. The signature 4th hole treats players to a spectacular 360-degree view of the course itself along with lush surrounding forests and the expansive Vietnamese coast. Once the course is completed, head back to the hotel for some beachside leisure.
Overnight in Ho Tram.
DAY 5: HO TRAM BEACH – DANANG (B)
It’s time to bid adieu to the south and discover a different part of Vietnam! Let us whisk you away to the airport in Ho Chi Minh City for a short 1-hour flight to Danang, the glittering beach playground of central Vietnam. Check-in to your new hotel and enjoy the afternoon at leisure in this stunning seaside city.
Overnight in Danang.
DAY 6: BA NA HILLS GOLF CLUB (B)
A full day of excitement awaits you today at the Ba Na Hills Golf Club. Designed by world-renowned English golfer Luke Donald and managed by IMG, this stunning, multiple award-winning course is located within the foothills and forests above Danang. Playing to a par of 72, this highly regarded championship layout offers a great test for golfers. Once you’ve finished the rounds, take some time to sunbathe on Danang’s white sand beaches, making sure to take a dip in the azure ocean waters.
Overnight in Danang.
DAY 7: HOI AN ANCIENT TOWN (B,L)
Dive into the enchanting history and culture of another fabulous UNESCO World Heritage Site today with a walking tour of Hoi An Ancient Town. Transfer by car from Da Nang and step out into the charming streets lined with honey-yellow buildings and swaying lanterns, stopping first at Chua Ong Pagoda. This ancient structure showcasing Chinese architectural influences dates back to 1653, and within its walls, visitors can smell the sweet aroma of incense. Nearby stands Phuc Kien Assembly Hall and Jinshang Temple, dedicated to the Goddess of the Sea.
After taking in the fascinating 200-year-old Tan Ky House, enjoy a short rest at one of Hoi An’s most iconic structures, the beautiful and intricately decorated Japanese Covered Bridge. The day’s activities end with a revitalizing cup of tea at the Reaching Out teahouse, a refurbished 18th century teahouse turned social enterprise organization dedicated to supporting hearing-impaired locals with opportunities to work and integrate in their communities. Stop for lunch before returning to your hotel to enjoy the remainder of the day at leisure.
Overnight in Danang.
DAY 8: MONTGOMERIE GOLF LINKS VIETNAM (B)
Fill up on breakfast before heading to your tee time at Montgomerie Golf Links Vietnam, one of Asia’s top ten most elite courses. Created by golfing legend Colin Montgomerie, Montgomerie Links Golf Course is a 5-star championship links-style course that tees up challenging and enjoyable play for all levels of international golfers.
Featuring sandy soil, wind-blown dunes, existing native vegetation, strategically placed bunkers, generous, undulating greens, and closely mown chipping areas, the course also hosts more water holes than traditional links courses, including lakes and streams that add further aesthetic appeal.
Overnight in Danang.
DAY 9: HANOI OLD QUARTER (B)
After breakfast, transfer to Da Nang airport for another 1-hour flight to the northern city of Hanoi, the capital of Vietnam. Meet your local guide and continue to your hotel in the city center, a labyrinth of charming back alleys. The afternoon will be spent getting acquainted with all of Hanoi’s most popular tourist attractions, including the Old Quarter’s 36 streets, named for the products historically sold there, passing by time-worn temples and traditional houses to encounter people who call this fascinating city home. Stop for some traditional desserts (chè) or Vietnamese egg coffee (cà phê trứng), before finishing the tour at Ngoc Son Temple, situated on a tiny island within the enchanting Hoan Kiem lake.
Overnight in Hanoi.
DAY 10: HILLTOP VALLEY GOLF CLUB (B)
Get out of the city and soak up the quiet surrounding Hilltop Valley Golf Club in Hoa Binh Province. Situated 70km away from Hanoi, the 27-hole championship complex snakes through valleys dwarfed by mountains and dense jungles, offering panoramic views over not only Ba Vi Mountain Range but the Da River as well. Its dramatic elevation change creates rewarding challenges for golfers of all levels. Since its inception in 2019, the combination of Hilltop Valley’s unique setting and outstanding service makes it one of northern Vietnam’s premier golf destinations.
Overnight in Hanoi.
DAY 11: HALONG BAY OVERNIGHT CRUISE (B,L,D)
Travel to the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Halong Bay, a truly breathtaking destination with thousands of limestone islands emerging from the emerald water. Here, you will sail among the dramatic peaks while enjoying group excursions, on-board activities, and relaxing on board the cruise ship. As dusk sets, the boat sets anchor for the night amongst the karst formations. Lunch and dinner are served on board.
Overnight on board.
DAY 12: FLC HALONG BAY GOLF CLUB (B)
Wake up early to enjoy the sunrise over the bay’s calm waters or join a Tai Chi session on the sun deck before joining the last shore excursion. Continue cruising around the bay while breakfast is served on board.
Upon disembarkation, gear up for a final round of golf at the FLC Halong Bay Golf Club. Designed by the exclusive American Schmidt-Curley design team, the 18-hole championship golf course’s tranquil scenery partners with unparalleled service. Drink in a different view of the world-renowned Halong Bay than you have just experienced by cruise.
Your final night in Vietnam includes a stay at the country’s first Japanese-style natural hot spring resort, Yoko Onsen Quang Hanh. Nestled along Bai Tu Long Bay’s majestic cliffs, located close to the sea and surrounded by natural beauty, Yoko Onsen Quang Hanh converges where all elements meet to provide a luscious wellness experience unlike any other in Asia. Relax, refresh and rejuvenate in the privacy of your pampering washitsu’s private outdoor onsen bath and sauna.
Overnight at Yoko Onsen Quang Hanh.
DAY 13: YOKO ONSEN QUANG HANH – DEPARTURE (B)
Soak up your last moments in Vietnam until a noon check out. Meet your guide who will accompany you on your return journey to Noi Bai International Airport to catch your flight home or to your next adventure!
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+ 11-night hotel accommodation in twin/double shared room (see Accommodation section for details)
+ 1-night stay in Halong Bay cruise in twin/double shared cabin (see Accommodation section for details)
+ Meals as mentioned in the itinerary (B= Breakfast, L= Lunch, D= Dinner)
+ Six 18-hole rounds of golf as mentioned in the itinerary with pre-booked tee times
+ Green fee, ½ share cart and one caddie per golfer at each golf course
+ Inclusive spa & wellness treatments at selected hotels (see Accommodation section for details)
+ Private onsen and spa in Yoko Onsen Quang Hanh Resort
+ AO Show by Lune Production in Saigon Opera House, [O] Zone
+ English, French or Chinese speaking local guide in each region (please enquire for other languages)
+ All tours and transfers by private air-conditioned vehicle unless stated otherwise
+ Entrance fees for mentioned visits
+ VAT and service charges.
Services not included
+ International and domestic flights (quoted separately)
+ Visa fees, travel insurance
+ Meals other than those mentioned in the program
+ Early check-in or late check-out fees if applicable
+ Camera/video entrance fees (if any)
+ Personal expenses (drinks, laundry, telephone etc.)
+ Additional transfers required due to emergency situations
+ Peak season surcharges and compulsory gala dinners on 24th Dec and 31st Dec
+ Other services not clearly indicated in the package inclusions above
+ It’s recommended to tip your guide and driver USD8/day/guest, your caddie USD15/round.
Terms & Conditions
A deposit of 30% of the total booking is required within three days from the date of confirmation. The balance payment is due at 45 days prior to tour commencement date. For bookings made less than 45 days, full payment is required. Bookings will be cancelled if payments are not received by the due date(s).
Payment can be made via bank transfer or credit cards. In addition to the total payable amount, credit card payments will incur a merchant fee of 2.5% for MasterCard and Visa, 3% for American Express. Any bank charges and merchant fees must be covered by the customer.
Confirmed bookings must be cancelled by the party leader in writing (by email) and this will only be effective once the written cancellation is confirmed by FantaSea Vietnam. Cancellation by the party leader will be subject to the following cancellation fees from the date the written cancellation is received:
+ more than 45 days prior to tour date - 10% of total cost
+ between 31 and 45 days prior to tour date - 25% of total cost
+ between 16 and 30 days prior to tour date - 50% of total cost
+ within 15 days prior to tour date or “no show” - 100% of total cost.
Any amendments to confirmed bookings must be requested by the party leader in writing (by email). Whilst we will endeavor to assist, we cannot guarantee that requests will be met. If we can make the requested change, you will be provided with a quote detailing any additional costs, whether incurred due to your amendments, imposed by a Third-Party Travel Provider, or our amendment fees. In all cases, the following amendment fees shall apply:
+ If amendments are made more than 45 days prior to scheduled tour date: the first amendment is free of charge. From the second amendment: a charge of U$80 per amendment for a short trip (less than 7 nights) or U$150 per amendment for a long journey (7 nights or more).
+ If amendments are made within 45 days prior to scheduled tour date: the above standard cancellation fees will apply, and full price will apply to new travel arrangements.
We will not charge any cancellation/amendment fees if it is due to a breach by us of any of our obligations or due to our fault; or if the Third-Party Travel Provider amends your booking through no fault of the customer.