The Vietnamese Gourmet Odyssey
The Luxury Travel Company is Asia’s first luxury tour company and full travel service agency. Luxury Travel is experienced in providing special services and unique tourism products to luxury global travelers.
This trip is designed for the traveler with limited time and an unlimited appetite for a culinary adventure. It features a 12-day itinerary of
Vietnam’s most popular spots, with many special opportunities to discover and savor the surprisingly varied tastes of this fascinating land.
The gourmet odyssey will take guests from tasting the dishes of the North to the delicacies of Hue, down to the unsurpassed bounty of the Mekong Delta with its cinematic abundance of fruits and vegetables.
Guests will experience the tangy flavor of cha ca (charcoal grilled fish), sample Vietnam’s signature pho, become acquainted with infinite types of noodles and rice, and try nuoc mam (Vietnamese fish sauce).
Along the way from North to South gourmet lovers will delight in a medley of elegant foods prepared to please the eye as well as the palate, including traditional Vietnamese fare and dishes influenced by international cuisines.
This tour is well planned, and guests save precious time by flying or traveling by overnight train. Highlights include the wonders of Ha Long Bay, one of four World Heritage-listed sites in Vietnam, as well as the capital city of Hanoi with its alluring Old Quarter.
Guests will also visit Hue, the Imperial City of the 18th and 19th centuries, the picturesque and artsy port town of Hoi An, a favorite with many travelers, and the ever-vibrant Ho Chi Minh City on the bank of Saigon River.
‘Along with exploring new cultures, one of the great joys of travel is the discovery of new cuisines. Those unfamiliar with Vietnamese food are in for a treat, as the national cuisine is flavorful, colorful and extremely healthy. We are expert in cooking tour. This 14 day gourmet adventure which show you the trendiest restaurants and the finest cuisine of Vietnam has to offer’ said Tonny Pham, Product Manager of Luxury Travel.
Tour prices start from USD $3599 net per-person double rates, this includes accommodation costs at deluxe rooms at luxury properties, nearly all meals, markets visits, cooking demonstration with chief, regional flights, private transfers, private pick up and drop off service.
The tour can be booked at last minute, and can be customized to suit individual interests and schedules.
Guests are also free to request helicopter tour, restaurant reservations, meetings with artists, cooking instructors and designers, shopping recommendations, spa reservations, tours with special-interest lecturers, and exclusive access to local activities and cultural events.
Take 7 friends on this trip, guests get one free of charge. Order this tour and travel to Vietnam before 31 Sep 2009 with the company secret code lux4lux, guests get 10% discount. Check it out at www.luxurytravelvietnam.com