Vietnam War in the Highland
Tour code : VN12 |
Duration : 8days-7nights |
Destinations : Ho Chi Minh – PleiKu – Quy Nhon - Nha Trang – Ho Chi Minh
Leaving the bustling town you take take a flight over the mountainous regions to Pleiku. Here you will explore one of the Corps Tactical Zone which divided South Viet Nam into the four major regions. ..
Day 01: Ho Chi Minh Arrival
Day 02: Ho Chi Minh City tour
Day 03: Ho Chi Minh City - Pleiku - Pleime
Day 04: Pleiku - Kon Tum - Dakto – Pleiku
Day 05: Pleiku - An Khe - Quy Nhon
Day 06: Quy Nhon - Nha Trang
Day 07: Nha Trang - Ho Chi Minh City
Day 08: Ho Chi Minh departure

Tour detail

Day 01: Ho Chi Minh Arrival ( D)
On arrival at Tan San Nhat Airport, you are met and transferred to hotel. Ho Chi Minh City, still called Saigon by many locals, is a center of commerce, finance, culture and tourism in Vietnam. This bustling metropolis, contradiction of its northern counterpart, is crowded with bikes and motorbikes, excited by numerous shopping area and sidewalk cafe. (If time permits) we stroll around the down town to explore the different local ways of life. O/N in Ho Chi Minh.

Day 02: Ho Chi Minh City tour ( B,L,D)

Today we enjoy a full day sightseeing tour taking us to some major sights of Ho Chi Minh. We pass the now-demolished wartime American Embassy on our way to the Reunification Palace. This famous edifice was the former residence of the President of Southern Vietnam until end of April 1975. Close to the palace are some striking French colonial structures including the Notre Dame Cathedral and the Old Sai Gon Post Office. The following sights are the History Museum and the Jade Emperor Pagoda. We also visit the War Remnant Museum before continuing to the bustling Ben Thanh Market where anything and everything is for sales! The remainder of the day will be free for you to further explore the town or simply to relax. O/N in Ho Chi Minh.

Day 03: Ho Chi Minh City - Pleiku - Pleime ( B,L,D)
The central highlands are our next destination. After breakfast we board a short flight, taking over mountainous regions to Pleiku, the most strategically important position during the Vietnam War. On arrival we set off on a drive southward highway No 14 to visit Ham Rong Pass and Camp Enari, which was the former headquarter of the 4th Infantry Division. The following war sites are Cacteka plantation, Pleime, and Ban Can. This village is the former operational areas of the 4th Division. O/N in Pleiku.

Day 04: Pleiku - Kon Tum - Dakto - Pleiku ( B,L,D)
Heading out of town we travel by roads to Komtum with a look of the former US DZ site where some French barracks are still standing. This rough mountainous area was once a violent battle field between the NVA units and the 4th Division along the Ho Chi Minh and Sihanouk trails. On arrival we explore areas of Dakto including the former airbase and the Chalie hill. We return to the town for lunch and visit the old wooden church and several hill tribe villages. O/N in Pleiku.

Day 05: Pleiku - An Khe - Quy Nhon ( B,L,D)

The impressive journey begins as we depart Pleiku and drive to Quy Nhon Town, which was a supply depot of the first Log Command. We cross over the Mang Yang Pass before traversing An Khe , a major military area where you could find the First Air Cavalry Division among other units. We head north to visit the petroleum farm , the ammunition dump and the strategic Bong Son Area. Along the way we pass by Phu Cat Airbase which is now managed by Vietnamese Army therefore no picture is allowed. O/N in Quy Nhon.

Day 06: Quy Nhon - Nha Trang ( B,L,D)

Today we make our way along the central coast though Tuy Hoa rice bowl towards Nha Trang. A part of the pleasure of traveling in this region is the simple joy of seeing the rice fields and the smiling faces of the people. On arrival in Nha Trang we enjoy a short city tour, seeing the Long Son Pagoda and the impressive Ponagar Cham Towers, which are overlooking the colorful fishing port. The remainder of the day will be free to enjoy a well earned rest on a beach. O/N in Nha Trang.

Day 07: Nha Trang - Ho Chi Minh City ( B,L,D)
The fabulous sunny weather, turquoise water surrounding a string of islands and white sandy beach stretching the whole length of the city make Nha Trang one of Vietnam's premier beach resorts. Today we have time for a well earned rest on a beach or exploring the town on your own pace. In early afternoon we regroup at hotel for transfer to airport for a short flight back to Ho Chi Minh. The rest of day will be fee to catch up on many funny shopping areas. O/N in Ho Chi Minh.

Day 08: Ho Chi Minh departure ( B)
There is a free time to relax or further explore Ho Chi Minh City. The tour ends after your transfer to Tan San Nhat Airport for departure.


Price in USD per person, valid until 30 April 2018
Tour packageStandardDeluxeVIP
2-3 paxs$ 1,128.00$ 1,325.00$ 1,520.00
4-6 paxs$ 1,050.00$ 1,289.00$ 1,412.00
Over 7 paxs$ 987.00$ 1,160.00$ 1,310.00

Book a package
Start Date
Number person
Adults (13 yrs upwards)
Newborns (0-2 yrs)
Children (3-12 yrs)

Transportation in private air-conditioned vehicle with driver
Meal as mentioned: B = breakfast, L = Lunch, D = dinner
Accommodation: double/ twin sharing room
English or French speaking guide
Entrance fee to indicated sights
Domestic flight Ho Chi Minh - Pleiku, Nha Trang - Ho Chi Minh + Domestic airport tax


Other meals, tip, drinks, single room supplement, personal expenses

Price: $1,415-$ 3,715
Ho Chi Minh – Da Nang –Hue - Dong Ha – Khe Sanh – Ho Chi Minh
The past makes the experiences for the future. In a rich history over 4000 years the heroic ...
Cu tunnels , Vietnam War tour, Vietnam Veteran tour
15days -14nights
Price: $1,560-$ 4,990
Ho Chi Minh – Cu Chi – Mekong Delta – Bien Hoa – Pleiku – Quy Nhon - Quang Ngai – Hoi An – Khe Sanh – Hue – Ha Long – Ha Noi
This trip is carefully designed to suit the interests of most veterans, regardless of unit or ...
Pleiku City, Play Cu, Plei cu Gia Lai Vietnam
Price: $1,015 – $3,415
Ho Chi Minh – PleiKu – Quy Nhon - Nha Trang – Ho Chi Minh
Leaving the bustling town you take take a flight over the mountainous regions to Pleiku. Here you ...
Buon Ma Thuot Dak lak,high land tour, veteran in Highland Vietnam
Price: $1650 - $6850
Sai Gon –Cu Chi –Vung Tau –Nha Trang –Buon Me Thuoc - Kon Tum - Quy Nhon-Quang Ngai - My Lai – Da Nang - Hue - Dong Ha – Ha Noi
A complete tour of special interest to Vietnam veterans, teachers and students of the Vietnam War, ...
China Beach, My Khe Beach Da nang,
8 days 7 nights
Price: $1,215-$3,465
Ho Chi Minh – Hue- Quang Tri – Hoi An –Ho Chi Minh
The areas of former military operations are major stops in our exciting trip. During your visit ...
Hien Luong Bridge, Binh Tri Thien Vietnam
01 day
Price: $53 -$145
Vietnam’s Demilitarized Zone, or DMZ, is the area around the former border between North and ...
We are always willing to help all travelers to Vietnam. You can get our valuable guides about accommodations, visa granting, transportation in Vietnam, etc just by posting your question here
Lastest testimonial by visitor
Gallery Waytovietnam
  • Tell us what you want and we'll arrange it - your timetable, your speed.
  • Unlimited changes, no charge.
  • We use real local restaurants, not tourist hangouts.
  • Visit local families to experience real Vietnamese life.
  • Attraction, hotel and service provid - ers constantly reviewed.
  • No risk of forced shopping.
Expert Guides
  • Excellent tour guides are the soul of Waytovietnam service.
  • We select and arrange the most experienced tour guides for our customers.