Photographing Vietnam

Vietnam by Rail

 Discover Vietnam from south to north by rail

Travel from Saigon to Hanoi on Vietnam’s Reunification Express while learning the art of photography. Capture daily Vietnamese life in the cities of Saigon, Danang and Hanoi. Explore the eastern coastline, fishing villages and sleepy towns, snap portraits of traders, fishermen and local life along the railway. Experience crossing the Hai Van Pass, one of the world’s most spectacular train journeys, on our 11 day photography adventure through Vietnam.

Deep in Thieves Market photo by Michael Stanbury

Thieves Market

Venture deep into one of Hanoi’s most intriguing and photogenic street markets on this atmospheric afternoon tour.

Northern Vietnam - The Golden Harvest @ Mu-Cang-Chai

Golden Harvest

 Northern Vietnam Photographic Adventure

Explore on our ultimate mountain photo adventure. Capture ‘golden season’ on the towering rice terraces of Mu Cang Chai and golden paddy fields in remote Hoang Su Phi. Rainy season is over, the harvest fast approaches, and the paddies turn from bright green to gold in a matter of weeks. As hill tribe farmers begin to work the fields, it’s a photographer’s dream.

Saigon on the Rivers Edge

The River’s Edge

Discover daily life along Saigon’s canal network, including a floating village of houseboats, a thriving market and plenty of people photography with friendly locals.

Saigon- Sundown in the Colony

Sundown in the Colony

Get off the tourist trail and explore one of Saigon’s most fascinating local neighbourhoods – an area of vintage apartment blocks and vibrant street markets known as ‘the colony’

Ultimate Hanoi the best private photography day tour experience

Ultimate Hanoi

The Ultimate Private Photography Experience in Hanoi. Ultimate Hanoi packs the most photography and fun possible into a single day. Includes our iconic incense village tour and the ancient village of Cu Da. This is the number one way to experience the true Hanoi vibe and capture it through your lens.

Quang Phu Cau Incense Village

Quang Phu Cau Incense Village

Discover and photograph one of the north’s most fascinating and colourful craft villages, Quang Phu Cau Incense Village. Only about an hour by car from Hanoi, the villagers here produce traditional bright red incense, making for stunning imagery at all stages of the process

Danang on the Waterfront at Dawn

Danang on the Waterfront

Discover a fascinating part of Danang. Little-known to tourists while learning the fundamentals of travel and documentary photography.

Saigon Railway Village Day Tour

Saigon Railway village

Explore Saigon’s amazing railway village on this exhilarating sunrise photography day tour. A true snapshot from bygone Saigon.

Hanoi Explorer - Innercity Life

Hanoi Explorer

Capture and explore Hanoi. On our private half day photography tour through the cities Old Quarter, experience the morning markets and life around the inner-cities railway as well as the historic monuments of this historic city.