Vietnam from North to South and Beyond
Journey off the beaten track to discover the best hidden spots in Vietnam with Secret Retreats. Uncover the hidden gems in Halong Bay on a luxe cruise, learn about the lifestyles of Northern Vietnam’s varied hilltribes, escape to the Mekong Delta and explore the watery region by boat and bicycle, and sail through the heart of Indochina and spending days along
the Mekong River...
Meet John Tue Nguyen and learn about his passion for creating unforgettable voyages along Southeast Asia’s most fascinating waterways
Discover Hidden Parts of Halong Bay

Glide through the serene waters of Lan Ha Bay, an unknown extension of Halong Bay, which was just recently opened to the public. Head deeper into the maze of Lan Ha Bay, flanked by the bay’s iconic karst rock formations, visiting unique sites such as a historic lighthouse, built by the French over 100 years ago, on a 24-hour adventure aboard the elegant Ginger vessel.
Meet Pham Dac Kham, the creator of this journey, who lives in Hanoi
Discover North Vietnam

Move from the majestic mountains to the sparkling sea on a 7-day tour of northern Vietnam. Trek to places in the mountainous north far from the trails of mass tourism and enjoy encounters with the ethnic groups in this recently opened area. Round out the experiencing by sailing Halong Bay, one of the most romantic and beautiful natural wonders of the world, on a luxurious private sailing junk.
Michel & Francoise personally designed this journey showcasing their passion for Vietnam and the Mekong Delta
Mekong Escape

Experience the unique Mekong Delta with a 4-day journey starting with a stay at The Island Lodge, a modern property with a sustainable development mindset, as seen in their locally hired staff, and 100% natural bath and massage products. Enjoy the lodge’s warm and welcoming atmosphere, taking time to slow down and discover the region by bike. End the journey with an overnight river cruise to Can Tho, known for its picturesque floating market for a deeper look at local life.
Meet Samath and discover the Mekong, one of the longest trans-boundary rivers in Southeast Asia
Au Fil Du Mekong

Journey through the heart of Indochina, from Siem Reap to Saigon, following the region’s most significant waterway, the Mekong River. Discover the vital role the Mekong plays in supporting the livelihoods of local people, providing a fertile environment for agriculture, fisheries, villages and more. Start the 14-night journey at the ancient temples of Angkor staying at unique boutique hotels before boarding an elegant river boat and cruising through the Mekong Delta to Vietnam.
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