March 7 - 16, 2018

Tour Host:
Jim West
Jim West

Package Price:
$3,247.00 | Air from USA
Sold Out - Waitlist Accepted

(per person, based on double occupancy)
Land only rates are available at request.


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815-663-4046 or Toll-Free at:
877-887-1188 - USA or Canada
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This itinerary, pricing and escorts are subject to change. Insurance is available and highly recommended. Single rates are available upon request. Please consult the Terms and Conditions, as they apply starting with the first payment. A 3% discount applies off the cost of the trip, if the trip is paid in full by check with in 7-10 business days of invoice date. Gratuities are additional and will be collected with final payment. All prices listed are in USD unless otherwise noted.


  • International round-trip airfare.
  • All airport transfers within Vietnam. (air inclusive guests)
  • Craftours lanyard, totebag and luggage tag.
  • A special photography workshop by Jim West.
  • First-class hotel accommodations in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City.
  • Professional Vietnamese tour guide the entire time.
  • Private motor coach and driver.
  • A "panoramic tour" of the city of Hanoi.
  • 2-night cruise sailing on a replica of an Imperial Court vessel called a "wooden junk." (shore excursions and Vietnamese cooking demonstration included!)
  • A visit to the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum.
  • A visit to the Temple of Literature.
  • An evening performance of "My Village Show" at the Hanoi Opera House.
  • Visit to the "Women's Museum."
  • Hands-on "Lacquer workshop" taught by a master artisan.
  • Visit to the village of Van Phuc to see weaving and dyeing silk.
  • Daily breakfast, some lunches and dinners.
  • A visit to the Ethnology Museum.
  • Shopping time to explore the "Old Quarter" in Hanoi.
  • A tour of the Thai Binh Province to visit textile villages - the Dong Xam Silver Village and the Minh Lang Village famous for embroidery.
  • Visiting the UNESCO World Heritage site to see the world's largest limestone "karst" landscapes.
  • A tour of the HCMC Fine Arts Museum.
  • A "panoramic tour" of Ho Chi Minh City.
  • A special "bamboo tray" workshop with a master artist from the Mekong Delta.
  • A fascinating and scenic boat ride along the Mekong River.
  • Personally escorted by "Destination Craft with Jim West" host, Jim West.