Vietnam Trek 2018

Vietnam Trek 2018

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We can't wait for you to experience Room to Read in Vietnam with us. Registrations are taken on a first come, first serve basis, so sign up to join us and be inspired by Room to Read Vietnam today!

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Thank you for your interest in Room to Read’s Trek to Vietnam in November 2018! This trek will be an opportunity to travel with your fellow Board Members and Room to Read leadership and will give you an intimate view of the incredible impact you've helped us achieve.


During the visit in Vietnam, you'll have a chance to meet our in-country team and interact closely with the beneficiaries of the Literacy and Girls' Education Program. Included below are details about the trek itinerary, costs and required forms. This site will be updated as details are finalized so be sure to check back frequently. Please feel free to contact us if you have questions or would like additional information. We look forward to traveling with you!

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Traveling from Hong Kong (HKG) on November 16:
Below are two flight options that land in Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) in time for the start of the trek.

Option 1: Cathay Pacific flight CX1751 (operated by Vietnam Airlines) (7:55 - 9:35 a.m.)*
Option 2: Cathay Pacific flight CX767 (8:25 – 10:20 a.m.)

After collecting your luggage and clearing immigration, you'll meet Room to Read staff at the airport. As a group, we will travel directly to Room to Read’s project site in Long An province, approximately 90 minutes away.

*For those taking option 1, we can arrange for access to the Cathay Pacific lounge so you can enjoy breakfast while you wait for our group departure at 11:30 a.m. Kindly let us know if you want us to arrange this service for you.

Traveling from Other Locations (arriving on November 16):

Please arrive in Ho Chi Minh City before 10:30 a.m. After collecting your luggage and clearing immigration, you'll meet Room to Read staff at the airport. As a group, we will travel directly to Room to Read’s project site in Long An province, approximately 90 minutes away

If you plan to arrive in Ho Chi Minh City before November 16 and wish to stay at the Park Hyatt Saigon, we recommend contacting our travel adviser for pre-trek hotel arrangements, including hotel transfer. Contact information is provided in the section below. On the morning of November 16, you will be picked up from the hotel for travel to Long An province, stopping at the airport on the way to collect the trekkers arriving this morning.


Do you need help with flight arrangements or do you want to travel before and after the trek? Travel Struck can research and book flights that meet your needs and preferences. Through special local partnerships, Travel Struck can also create custom itineraries designed specifically for you so you can enjoy extended travel in the Mekong Valley or beyond.

Popular destinations and activities in Vietnam include:

  • The natural wonder of the 3,000 islands at Halong Bay
  • The beautiful beaches of Phu Qhoc Island 
  • The caves and rock formations of Tam Coc 
  • The imperial palace of Thang Long 
  • The limestone structures and boats of the Phona Nha-Ke Bang National Park 

Have questions about the trek? Contact:v

Gouri Srinidhi gouri.srinidhi@roomtoread.org +1.415.849.0044

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