Thienly Explore Vietnam

How to Plan a First Trip to Vietnam

We understand planning a trip to China may seem daunting, even if you are an experienced traveler. Don't worry! Below are five simple steps to planning that first trip, from our experience of designing over 100,000 China tours.

Choose Where to Go — 5 Recommendations

With our knowledge of China and feedback from our customers, we suggest you visit Beijing, Xi’an, and Shanghai for your first tripextending it to Guilin and/or Chengdu if you have the time.

Decide How Many Days to Stay

After a long journey to get to China, you probably won't want to just scratch the surface of China and just take snapshots with the landmark attractions.

Be Aware of Vietnamese Visa Policy and Gateway Cities

Consider When to Travel to Vietnam

Vietnam Highlight Guides

From exploring the world's largest cave to sipping 'weasel coffee', Vietnam has a new adventure at every turn. These are our favourite things to do in Halong Bag, Hoi An, Ho Chi Minh City and beyond...

Vietnam Travel Essentials

From exploring the world's largest cave to sipping 'weasel coffee', Vietnam has a new adventure at every turn. These are our favourite things to do in Halong Bag, Hoi An, Ho Chi Minh City and beyond...

Vietnam - Need to Know

From exploring the world's largest cave to sipping 'weasel coffee', Vietnam has a new adventure at every turn. These are our favourite things to do in Halong Bag, Hoi An, Ho Chi Minh City and beyond...