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“These Guys Could Organise the Most Obscure Tours Imaginable”
Review of Funny Travel

Funny Travel
Ranked #2 of 544 Outdoor Activities in Hanoi
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Owner description: Funny Travel has been the leader in creating real travel experiences in Asia and special in Vietnam since 2010, catering to the traveler who is seeking an authentic journey through the region. As the genuine South east of Asia ( Vietnam Special) we share our experience and passion for the region by designing, creating and operating life-changing vacation experiences. Each of our experiences is carefully handcrafted by our passionate teams, to give travelers the opportunity to escape the tourist traps and explore the essence of Asia's history, culture, natural beauty and most importantly her people. Funny Travel offers tailor-made vacations, Small Group Journeys and Asia river cruises and operates in Vietnam, Cambodia,Laos, Thailand Our travelers Our travelers are at the heart of everything we do. They come from all walks of life, but also have plenty in common. They love to travel and want more than just a package vacation. They want to experience the real Asia. With seven offices throughout Asia, we provide unrivaled on-the-ground support for peace of mind throughout your visit. Our Small Group Tours Our Small Group Tours range includes 70 itineraries and over 1000 departures, with more guaranteed departures to the region than any other small group operator. With genuinely small groups of 16 people maximum and an average of just 12 people, our travelers are left with life-long memories, friendships and a better understanding of their destination. Our unique combination of Western tour leaders and local English-speaking guides give you insights you won't find anywhere else and our innovative itineraries take you beyond just the tourist sites. Tailor-made vacations For the independent traveler looking for a real experience of Asia, our tailor-made travel range of Handmade Vacations is ideal. We have an extensive range of travel alternatives, from the finest luxury hotels to budget city stays, wildlife expeditions to beach escapes, carefully crafted with our travelers in mind. Our local experts have traveled extensively, handpicking hotels and resorts and crafting unique itineraries along the way. We've spent years researching and uncovering the highlights and hidden treasures so you won't miss a thing. Asia river cruising Funny Travel has been exploring Asia's rivers for as long as we've been creating travel experiences and in that time we've developed expertise that others just can't match. Our river cruises in Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos are the ideal way to uncover Asia's delights. We use boutique ships, with high staff to passenger ratios and the chance to meet other travelers, and access areas on-shore where a larger group would not be able to go. Responsible travel We are committed to responsible travel and ensuring a sustainable future for the destinations we visit, and believe travel should be an exchange - of knowledge and perspectives, cultures and wealth.
Useful Information: Stairs / elevator, Wheelchair access, Activities for young children, Activities for older children, Stroller parking, Food available for purchase, Bathroom facilities, Lockers / storage
Reviewed 4 April 2018

Huge thank you to Joe and the crew from Funny Travel. This is the third trip I have had these guys organise for me and this was definitely the best. I have wanted to visit Sapa for quite sometime but unfortunately the 13 hour train ride and then the 2 hour bus trip each way made the trip prohibitive. I mentioned this to Joe who offered a brilliant solution that also included a homestay accomodation package and a hiking tour. Joe booked a limousine service that got me from Hanoi to Sapa in 5 hours with a safe and reliable driver and also significantly more comfort than the Vietnamese rail service. The homestay family were very welcoming with a reasonable comprehension of English and treated us like members of their own family. As I mentioned before Funny Travel have previously organised off the beaten track tours of Da Lat and and a wonderful Halong Bay cruise. What seperates these guys from the pack is Joes follow up he is quick on the phone to make sure your trip is running smoothly and sorts out any lost in translation issues with the vendors quickly and efficiently. In short these guys get it right. I look forward to giving Funny Travel more of my Vietnam tour business, every transaction to this point has been value for money and Joe under sells and over delivers usually exceeding your expectations.

Thank Alan S
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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

One of the nice tours we had in Vietnam. Funny travels took good care of our vegetarian dietary requirements. We had an amazing time there. An overnight trip would certainly have been better. But no where in the Halong bay could we see those ships with the Chinese masts.

1  Thank Chandrika G
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Reviewed 31 March 2018

We highly recommend Funny Travel! Joe coordinated great and unique tours for my husband and me in north Vietnam. He knew we like to go at our own pace so he planned private and personalized tours for us. He had great ideas—ideas neither my husband nor I would have thought of—so we thoroughly enjoyed everything we did! He, his sister, Vicky, and their staff were very accommodating and professional! They went out of their way to make sure that we were happy and satisfied with the tours they put together for us.

So if you want personalized and professional service backed by experience and a wealth of local knowledge, then, yes, you should give Funny Travel a try!—-Pipa & Mer(USA)

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Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

Joe helped us plan our visit to north Vietnam and we had a great time! We experienced food, culture and landscape with high level of professionalism.

Thank Helius G
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Reviewed 28 March 2018

We booked two tour trips with Vicky (the owner), achieving a good price for booking more than one! We chose to skip the crowds and opt for our own guide on both days, couldnt recommend enough! Day 1 was a full day at the Hanoi countryside getting to see the untourist side to the city, eating with the locals and seeing 'real life', rice fields, morning market, ancient buildings, shout out to the guide 'son', who was very hospitable. Day 2 was the nin binh/tam coc tour, comfy transport made the travel out of hanoi a breeze and the knowledge of our guide 'tuk' spot on, giving us not only touristy information but the history of vietnam and what the locals thoughts are various topics, this is the kind of experience you cannot get with a guide book in hand! if you want something different then give these guys a shout!! thanks vicky.

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