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Vietnam Teacher Tour

$2986

per person

This incredible tour has been created in collaboration with experienced teacher, executive, school principal and educational consultant; Annette Udall. With over 40 years experience, Annette has facilitated professional learning initiatives in Australian schools by developing observational cultures to improve learning and teaching. 

To drive school improvement and teaching practice, these tours will take teachers to Enchanting Vietnam over an 11 day period. You will visit a local school and spend time in local classrooms where you will take part in learning walks, lesson observations and team teaching opportunities. 

Join us for a fascinating 11 day Tour of Vietnam. During your tour of Enchanting Vietnam, you will take part in the Instructional Rounds process, but the magic doesn't stop there. You will also explore the culture and beauty of Ho Chi Minh City, Da Nang, Hue, Hanoi and Ha Long Bay.

Do you have a passion for teaching? If you are a teacher, school leader or education professional, we highly recommend taking part in our International Learning Observations- I:Rounds tour. Our tours also offer participants 25 hours Elective Professional Development towards the maintenance of accreditation at Proficient, highly Accomplished and Lead.

Highlights:

  • This incredible tour will run over 11 days in the NSW January school holidays. Your Vietnamese experience will commence in Ho Chi Minh City on January 7, 2022 and conclude in Hanoi on January 17, 2022.
  • Visit a local school over 3 magical days. Here you will have the opportunity to take part in a school walk and visit local classrooms as they go about their daily activities.
  • Team-teach with a local classroom teacher (Optional)
  • Explore the incredible city of Ho Chi Minh
  • Visit the infamous Cu Chi Tunnels
  • Fly to picturesque Da Nang and visit the breathtaking Golden Hands Bridge
  • Visit the fascinating and historical city of Hue
  • Cruise on the Perfume River
  • Fly to magical Hanoi 
  • All this before visiting the awe-inspiring, Ha Long Bay
  • If you are an Australian teacher or educator, travel and tour costs may be fully tax deductable. Please see your financial advisor for further information and advice. After full payment is made, you will receive a full invoice as proof of purchase for tax purposes.

Important information:

  • Please arrive the day prior to tour commencement. Tour will commence in Ho Chi Minh City and conclude in Hanoi. Please keep this in mind when booking flights.
  • If you are an Australian teacher or educator, travel and tour costs may be fully tax deductible. Please see your financial advisor for further information and advice.
  • After full payment is made, you will receive a full invoice as proof of purchase for tax purposes.
  • All travellers must show documentation relating to Covid-19 travel requirements.

Please note:

  • Children are not permitted to stay in separate rooms, unaccompanied by an adult.
  • Up to 2 children under 12 will be required to share with 2 adults in one room.
  • Please note that this tour includes third party bookings (Internal flights and Ha Long Bay Cruise. Bookings placed immediately upon purchase of tour package and are non-refundable) Please see refer to our Booking Terms and Conditions.
  • If you are wishing to share accommodation with another adult, you are required to book as an 'adult'.
  • If you do not wish to share accommodation, please book under 'single traveller'. This will require you to pay a single traveller supplement.
  • As this tour visits organisations that work with children, we require all travellers to complete Working with Children Check prior to commencement of travel.

Payment schedule:

• 20% will be charged 90 days prior to the commencement of the tour.
• 50% will be charged 65 days prior to the commencement of the tour.
• 100% will be charged 35 days prior to the commencement of the tour.

Destination

Vietnam

Departure

Ho Chi Minh City

Departure Time

Please arrive by 9:30 AM for a departure at 10:00 AM.

End Time

Approximately 10:00 AM.

Dress Code

Conservative clothing, hat and light jacket, comfortable walking shoes, Professional, conservative clothing for School visits

Included

  4/5 Star Accommodation

  Transport

  Tour Leader

  Meals as listed in itinerary

  Activities as listed in itinerary

Not Included

International Flights, personal spending, tips, taxes

Vietnam 11 day Itinerary

Day 1
Arrive in the bustling city of Ho Chi Minh. Meet your Tour Leader, fellow travellers and Annette at 10:00am in the foyer of the hotel. Get the run down of the adventures ahead, before heading out to the War Remnants Museum. Learn about the ravages of the Vietnam war. Later, take a stroll through the fabulous Ben Thanh Street Food Market and grab some delicious Pho.

SOS Children's Villages

Children all over the world are growing up without the care, protection and guidance they need. SOS Children's Villages is there, working with children, young people and families to tackle this global issue on a local level. They work to keep families together, provide alternative care when needed, support young people on their path to independence, and advocate for the rights of children. Together with donors, partners, communities and governments, they lay the foundations for a brighter future.