The Open Kitchen Việt-Nam Culinary Escapade begins at the The Apricot Hotel in Hà Nội, Việt-Nam on November 1, 2022. The closest airport is Hanoi’s Nội Bài International Airport (HAN). Our last day is November 16, 2022 in Hồ Chí Minh City, Việt-Nam. The closest airport is Tân Sơn Nhất International Airport (SGN). Your flight home or elsewhere [Read More ...]
All travel and accommodation costs prior to the start and following the end points of the Open Kitchen Việt-Nam Culinary Escapade itinerary; travel insurance, medical expenses for injuries and illnesses, COVID testing; activities not included in the trip itinerary; hotel incidentals including room service, laundry service, telephone, and hotel bar tabs; food and beverage not [Read More ...]
15 nights at unique four- and five-star as well as a charming homestay accommodations, based on double occupancy; daily breakfasts and lunches, and most dinners as specified in the itinerary; local beverages with meals; Vietnam visa application fee; Open Kitchen Chef-Owner as your travel companion and curator; Open Kitchen Team and In-Country Tour Leader to [Read More ...]
Visa. U.S. citizens are required to obtain a visa before traveling into Vietnam. Once you have been confirmed to join our Việt-Nam Culinary Escapade, Open Kitchen will help you obtain your visa to enter Vietnam. Additionally, a valid U.S. passport with at least six months of validity remaining beyond the date of your arrival is [Read More ...]
Effective April 18, 2022, the U.S. Department of State updated travel advisory notice to Vietnam as “Level 1: Exercise Normal Precautions”
Effective March 15, 2022, all travelers are welcome in Vietnam. The Vietnamese Government has enacted policies to ensure that all visitors are safe from COVID-19. To learn more, please visit the official Vietnam Tourism website.