VIETNAM Tours & Holidays from South Africa

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How to book Vietnam tour from South Africa with us

Step 1
Send us your inquiry
Step 2
Dealing with travel consultant
Step 3
Final tour itinerary and rate
Step 4
Deposit the tour
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Receive the confirmed itinerary
Step 6
Settle the balance when arrival

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Let us plan your Vietnam tour from South Africa, or choose from our best holiday packages.

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Feel free to discuss your ideas with our travel consultant. We will work together with you on your travel plan until every detail is satisfied by you.

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What's included on our Vietnam tours & holidays?

All domestic/internal airfares

All Domestic/Internal Airfares

All domestic transportation

All Domestic Transportation

All accommodation

All Accommodation

Most meals included

Most Meals Included

All sightseeing tickets, guides & daily tours

All Sightseeing Tickets, Guides & Daily tours

Taxes & Services charges

Taxes & Services charges

Why travel Vietnam from South Africa with us?

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South African tourists are particularly impressed with Vietnam due to its stunning beaches, rich culture, and beautiful landscapes. Although there are no direct flights from South Africa to Vietnam, purchasing flight tickets to Vietnam through various airlines is quite convenient. Furthermore, the process of applying for an electronic visa is straightforward, making it easy for you to plan a trip to Vietnam from South Africa.

To create your own Vietnam tour & holiday from South Africa, please let us know your preferences, and we will plan an outstanding and memorable trip at the most reasonable price tailored specifically for you and your family. Contact our sales team today to receive attractive offers.


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At SVietnam Travel, we will be with you anytime and anywhere to support you with even the smallest issues, ensuring you have the perfect trip.

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Our team brings years of professional expertise in the travel industry and can cater to all your requirements.

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Recommended by clients

99% of our clients have recommended our services to their friends and family after completing their trip to Vietnam.

The best time to visit Vietnam from South Africa

What is the best time to plan Vietnam tours from South Africa? The period from September to March of the following year is ideal for visiting Vietnam. During this time, it is autumn and winter in the North, and the South is also not too hot. This period is also the peak season for international visitors to Vietnam.

Traveling during this time will provide the most comfortable experience, with thoughtful service and the best quality service. Additionally, visiting Vietnam during this time allows you to experience both winter and summer in Vietnam.

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Tourist visa to enter Vietnam

Vietnam visa for citizens of South Africa

Do South African citizens need a Vietnam tourist visa?

Yes, all South African citizens wishing to enter Vietnam for tourism or business purposes must obtain a Vietnamese visa.

In addition to a visa, you must also meet the following entry requirements:

  • A valid passport with at least 6 months validity remaining from the date of entry into Vietnam.
  • At least 2 blank pages in the passport.
How to apply for a visa to enter Vietnam for South African citizens?

Apply for an e-visa at

Some notes when applying for a Vietnamese e-visa:

  • Ensure that the photo is uploaded according to the requirements.
  • Make sure the information provided in the application form is accurate.
  • The system will not notify the result via email, so tourists need to check the system for the result.
  • Processing time is usually 3 working days, but may take longer depending on the number of applications being processed.

Flights from South Africa to Vietnam

Flight time from Cape Town, South Africa to Hanoi, Vietnam is about 19 hours. Some flights between Vietnam and South Africa:

  • Hanoi – South Africa / Hong Kong Airlines
  • Hanoi – South Africa / Emirates
  • Hanoi – South Africa / Singapore Airlines
  • Saigon – South Africa / Hong Kong Airlines
  • Saigon – South Africa / Vietnam Airlines
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Exchange Vietnamese currency from South African Rand

Exchange Vietnamese currency from South African Rand

South African Rand exchange rate against Vietnam dong according to

  • 1 ZAR = 1,400 VND
  • 100 ZAR = 140,000 VND
  • 1000 ZAR = 1,400,000 VND

Vietnamese law stipulates that foreign currencies cannot be freely exchanged. So it is the best to go to the banks for money exchange. This is the legal, safe and quick method.

Destinations in Vietnam for tourists from South Africa

Vietnam boasts all the natural elements for tourism, including an extensive coastline, mountainous regions, delta areas, and river systems. It experiences all four seasons: spring, summer, autumn, and winter. Therefore, if you have approximately two weeks to explore Vietnam, we recommend immersing yourself in all these aspects.

To do so, consider visiting the following places: Hanoi (the capital city and political and cultural center), Halong Bay (where you can experience the natural wonder on a luxury overnight cruise), Sapa (for exploring the highland region, terraced fields, and indigenous people with a unique culture), Hoi An and Hue (famous ancient towns), Ho Chi Minh city (a vibrant metropolis), Can Tho (in the Mekong Delta region), and Phu Quoc (a beautiful beach resort).

Destinations in Vietnam for tourists from South Africa
It's easy to plan a Vietnam tour

It's easy to plan a Vietnam tour from South Africa

With human factors, rich culture, arts and cuisine, Vietnam is becoming an attractive destination for many South Africans.

If you still have questions about trip planning, don’t worry! We are always here to assist you, to make sure you will have the perfect trip to Vietnam.

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