Best activities for Vietnam and Cambodia family tour

10, September, 2015

Best activities for Vietnam and Cambodia family tour

If you are looking for a memorable Indochina family tour, Vietnam and Cambodia should be your choice as those countries have spectacular landscapes, unique cultures, traditional values and white sandy beaches. Especially, Vietnam and Cambodia are home of various family activities that will make your Vietnam and Cambodia experience much more interesting and leave your kids life-time experience. Let’s discover and plan the best activities for a family tour to Vietnam and Cambodia:

1/ Cooking class: Your family will join cooking classes and learn how to cook local famous dishes from Pho – noodle soup and spring rolls in Vietnam to Khmer foods in Cambodia. The best places for cooking class are Hanoi, Hoi An and Siem Reap.

2/ Street foods & local markets: Trying local street foods is one of the most interesting and attractive activities to family tour with kids as you will visit to local markets and see their daily trading, discover the local ingredients as well as tasting local street foods that you will never forget. You can arrange those activities at Hanoi old quarters or Siem Reap.

3/ Biking: This activity is suitable for kids of more than 10 yrs old at country-side villages that will be amazing routes passing rice fields, local-houses and vegetable gardens… Hoi An is exactly the best place to organize your family biking tour as there are many quiet and peaceful countryside villages in Hoi An where you can have lunch with local people.

4/ Trekking: Sapa is the best destination to do family trekking with some easy routes which will be fine for your kids like Cat Cat village, Lao Chai & Ta Van village, Ta Phin village and takes only 2 – 4 hours walking on beautiful roads.

5/ Kayaking: Halong bay is a best and easiest place to do kayaking with spectacular bay of thousands of islands and islets. And it is operated by all Halong Cruise with quality kayaks and experienced leaders.  

6/ Homestay: Homestay is a good idea for any family who wants to have real and truly experience when traveling to remote areas. You will have opportunity to see the daily life of local people, interact with them and discover their traditions and cultures.

7/ Elephant riding: Elephant riding is an interesting activity for your Vietnam and Cambodia family tour which is very safe with tamping elephants only.          

8/ Unique means of transportation: Vietnam and Cambodia offer various unique means of transportation like cyclo riding, tuk tuk, ox-cart, motorbike rickshaw, motorbike-taxi, elephant riding, quad bikes…  

9/ Beach activities and relaxing: Nha Trang, Phu Quoc, Mui Ne in Vietnam and Sihanouk Ville in Cambodia are best beaches for relaxing and doing beach activities with sunny weather, white sands and luxurious resorts. Or if your family love diving and snorkeling, Cham Island, Hoi An and Nha Trang should be your choice.

10/ Helicopters: Helicopter tour is operated at Halong bay and Siem Reap, giving your family a chance to see panoramic views of the whole beautiful destinations. Even it is very expensive but it is worth to do.

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