Discover Central Vietnam’s Cultural Treasures through Educational Travel Programmes

Hue, nestled along the Perfume River, boasts imperial sites that echo the grandeur of Vietnam’s past, while Hoi An enchants with its old town adorned with lantern-lit streets, preserving centuries-old customs and architecture. 

These destinations not only provide an authentic glimpse into Vietnam’s past but also serve as immersive classrooms for students eager to learn about the country’s cultural tapestry.

Subjects students will explore


Central Vietnam, especially Hue, served as the imperial capital of Vietnam for centuries, making it a prime location for studying Vietnamese history. Students can explore the rise and fall of the Nguyen Dynasty, the architectural marvels of the Imperial City, and the impact of colonialism on the region.

🔹Culture and Heritage

Hue and Hoi An are renowned for their rich cultural heritage, offering students a chance to study traditional Vietnamese customs, rituals, and practices. From the ancient traditions of the Nguyen emperors to the vibrant lantern festivals of Hoi An, there is much to learn about the cultural tapestry of Central Vietnam.

🔹Architecture and Urban Planning

Hue’s Imperial City and Hoi An’s well-preserved old town are prime examples of architectural excellence and urban planning. Students can study the evolution of architectural styles, the significance of key landmarks, and the preservation efforts to protect these UNESCO World Heritage sites.

🔹Art and Craftsmanship

Hoi An is famous for its skilled artisans and traditional crafts, including lantern making, silk weaving, and pottery. Students can delve into the artistic traditions of the region, learning about the techniques, materials, and cultural significance of various art forms.


Central Vietnam’s natural landscapes, including its coastal areas, mountains, and rivers, provide a unique setting for studying environmental issues such as conservation, sustainable development, and climate change. Students can participate in field studies, research projects, and conservation initiatives aimed at protecting the region’s natural resources.

🔹Tourism and Hospitality

Hue and Hoi An are popular tourist destinations, offering students insights into the tourism industry and hospitality management. Students can study topics such as destination marketing, sustainable tourism practices, and the economic impact of tourism on local communities.

🔹Language and Linguistics

Vietnamese language and dialects are an integral part of Central Vietnam’s cultural identity. Students can study the Vietnamese language, as well as local dialects and linguistic variations, to gain a deeper understanding of the region’s communication patterns and cultural nuances.


We’ve established a track record of success, collaborating closely with our partners to expand market presence through our unmatched purchasing power, a portfolio of owned assets in key destinations, and crafting authentic, unforgettable travel experiences for your clientele. Our expertise shines particularly bright in organizing immersive programs that whisk students away on enriching journeys through the captivating tapestry of Hue and Hoi An. These meticulously designed trips transcend mere sightseeing; they offer a profound exploration into the very soul of Vietnam’s rich culture and heritage. Through a blend of interactive activities and community involvement, travelers are invited to immerse themselves fully in the traditions and essence of this extraordinary region.

Vivu Journeys for Transformative Educational Travel Programmes

As a proud subsidiary of TMG, Vivu Journeys, stands out as an innovative, product-driven Destination Management Company operating across vibrant destinations like Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos, Thailand, the UK, Ireland, Spain, and Portugal, benefiting from a robust financial foundation and strong relationships with local authorities, ensuring seamless and enriching travel experiences. 

With nearly three decades of hands-on experience, our dedicated team excels in creating impactful itineraries for our valued clients. Educational travel transcends traditional classroom boundaries, offering students the chance to immerse themselves in diverse cultures, histories, and environments, which deepens their understanding of the world. This form of experiential learning ignites curiosity, encourages critical thinking, and nurtures a sense of global citizenship.

We prioritize operational excellence through meticulous preparation for each school group, selecting knowledgeable educational guides, and developing comprehensive project plans and risk assessments. In October 2023, 100% of Vivu Journeys staff in Vietnam and 98% of our staff abroad completed ChildSafe training and earned certificates. As a ChildSafe Star Partner, Vivu Journeys has solidified our commitment to child protection by ensuring we take best practice actions every year linked to child protection in the workplace, in our supply chain and in the communities we operate in. This partnership highlights our ongoing annual commitment to continually improve through staff training, development and review of child-focused policies, ethical marketing and review of our progress with these actions. If you would like to learn more about the ChildSafe Movement visit

We also have engaged with Travelife for Tour Operator & Travel Agents. Travelife is internationally recognized and supported by the global travel industry as the preferred sustainability training, management and certification program. Moreover, Travelife standards are formally recognized by the Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC). From an industry ethical perspective, we believe sustainability statements should be third-party justified so that our customers can be sure that they are making the sustainable choice. That’s why we chose to engage with Travelife to endorse our initiatives and impact.

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