A Taste of the Far East
Vietnam is a truly vibrant Southeast Asian destination both in scenery and culture, whose name evokes scented lemongrass, sultry florals, thriving markets, the most comforting bowl of noodles and a storied history that sparks debate across generations. Whether navigating limestone karst islets by boat, traveling down the length of the country by road, landing on a remote island in an idyllic archipelago or awakening your palette with innumerable flavours, sights and sounds, we are certain that this adventure will leave you hungry for more. There are plenty of alluring provinces which warrant a repeat visit and will keep you on your toes when uncovering the veil of their invigorating heritage.
Designed by Bill Bensley and just steps away from the Hanoi Opera House, this historic building has retained its mystical allure as it welcomed some of the greatest artists and composers to grace the city. Memorabilia is scattered throughout the sophisticated property, and those with a creative eye will appreciate the bold art-décor setting as well as Capella Moments which capture a curation of Vietnamese heritage, craftsmanship and gastronomy.
Four Seasons Resort Hoi An
Soaking in palm-fringed beachfront views near the UNESCO site of Hoi An Ancient Town and imperial Hue, this is an exceptional location along Vietnam’s central coast that will redefine your perception of Vietnam. Take advantage of their cooking academy with access to a herb and vegetable farm, or sink into a Wellness escape incorporating sound baths and aerial yoga to recharge. The pool villas are generous in size and perfect for your friends or family escape!
Zannier Bãi San Hô
Truly off the beaten track and newly opened less than 2 years ago, the Phu Yen region offers dreamy and untouched landscapes and soulful authenticity that is well worth the journey. Zannier has found its home on a peninsula amidst lush vegetation and a coral bay, with architectural pool villas evoking tribal mythology or villas next to rice paddies built on traditional stilts. Ocean lovers have no shortage of opportunities to immerse themselves into the great blue.
Park Hyatt Saigon
Whether arriving or departing from Vietnam, a stop in the capital of Ho Chi Minh is an absolute must, and Park Hyatt delivers with its modern-day comforts and spacious suites. Groove to their resident musicians and DJ, and indulge in their French-inspired Afternoon Tea buffet. Xuan Spa is another perfect refuge to unwind and enhance the essence of the Mekong Delta, whose local spices and botanical resources are embedded in their ritual treatments.
Six Senses Con Dao
On the island of Con Dao, a perfect trifecta of wellness, adventure and beach lifestyle is hidden in this remote archipelago surrounded by a pristine marine park. Resembling a fishing village within their eco-modern design of floating pool villas and residences, there is a rustic charm in how they incorporate sustainable materials. From coastline trekking and turtle hatchling release to clam collecting and plant-to-plate cooking, there’s no shortage of immersive activities.
Don’t put off your visit to Asia any longer! The charm and charisma of Vietnam beckons and you won’t regret your transformative time spent in this fragrant country. Your 360 Private Travel Partner is poised to design your unforgettably bespoke journey.