Indonesia Vietnam Youth Friendship Program 2022

Wanna know about Vietnam in firsthand? Or experience to have Inter-cultural learning in line with making a friend? AYFN is delighted to invite you joining our culture and youth program in Vietnam? This is a distinguished program that suit your curiosity to have experimental learning in line with promoting Indonesian in Vietnam!!


IVYFP 2022 is an annual program held by AYFN that promotes youth and cultural exchange program between Indonesia and Vietnam. This program enables young generation from both countries to know each other in line with promoting peace, solidarity, tolerance and people to people contact. This program was started in 2010, which later AYFN continually organizes this exchange program with support from local organization and government. The program will take place on 21 – 26 November 2022 in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. 


  • Discussion on ASEAN: This agenda is intended to give further information about what is ASEAN, what youth/students should do, what benefit youth/students can get, and much information related to issues on ASEAN integration opportunities.
  • Indonesian day and Cultural exhibition: This activity will show the beauty of culture. Indonesian students/youth will presenting Indonesian food as well as cultural performances.
  • Language exchange: ASEAN region is rich in terms of language. Each nationality has its own languages. To get deepest in ASEAN friendship and understanding, we have to understand language of our counterpart. By doing this activity, we hope that participants will get a little bit of knowledge on languages spoken by ASEAN citizen. Indonesian will know about Vietnamese language and vice versa.
  • Understanding Vietnamese history: This agenda enables Indonesian to know about Vietnamese History by visiting some historical sites in Ho Chi Minh City.


Day 1Arrival of participants in HCMC (airport pick up time 9 – 15.00)
Transfer to accommodation
Orientation: Get to know about Ho Chi Minh City
Day 2Introduction to Vietnam Language and culture
Friendship activity between Indonesian and Vietnamese
Bahasa Indonesia for Vietnamese students
Discussion on ASEAN
Day 3Cultural exchange to local school
Promote Bahasa Indonesia to local students
Activities with local school’s students
Adventure to Delta Mekong River
Day 4Visit organization
Indonesian day
Cultural Performance
Day 5Vietnamese history: Chu Chi Tunnel
Social night: certificate presentation and farewell dinner
Day 6Fly back home


  1. To promote inter-cultural understanding, equality of opportunity, tolerance and peace between Indonesian and Vietnamese youth / students.
  2. To provide challenging inter-cultural learning experiences.
  3. To promote international friendship, volunteerism and education.


  1. Participants will experience cultural exchange activities, discuss about recent issues and promote friendship between two countries.
  2. Participants will involve in social work to share a sense of humanity.
  3. Participants will get new friends and know more about Vietnam.
  4. Participants will stay for 6 (six) days in Ho Chi Minh City.
  5. Participants will have international experiences.


Both AYFN and local organizer don’t provide any scholarship. To take part at Indonesian Vietnamese Youth Friendship Program 2022, participants are required to pay

Type Program fee onlyProgram fee +
Non memberRp 6.000.000Rp 11.900.000
Flight by Singapore Airlines or Vietnam Airlines
Member of AYFNRp 5.500.000Rp 11.400.000
Flight by Singapore Airlines or Vietnam Airlines

What’s included? Hotel/guesthouse 6D/5N (twin/triple share), Airport pick up (Ho Chi Minh City Airport), Meal during program based on schedule, activities indicated on schedule, Certificates, souvenir of the program, and support in country.

What’s excluded? Passport fee, flight expenses to and from Ho Chi Minh City, personal/travel insurance (recommended), personal expenses, airport transfer, meal excluded in schedule, minibar in hotel, laundry, telephone.

Location of Program

All programs will be held in Ho Chi Minh City area, Vietnam. It’s easy to reach HCMC from Indoensia as it has international airport, which is connected to Jakarta, Singapore, Kuala Lumpur. There are many airlines that operate route form Indonesia e.g Vietnam Airlines, Air Asia, Singapore Airlines, Malaysia Airlines, Jetstar Airlines, etc.

Accommodation and meals during program

During program in Ho Chi Minh City, participants will stay in a guesthouse. The accommodation is an enjoyable and very sociable option as you get to live and socialize with other participants and Vietnamese buddies.  Living conditions in the guesthouse are  good, clean and come with internet connection, hot shower, fridge, and towel. Males and females are accommodated in separate room and per room will be occupied by 2 – 3 people.

Vietnam is renowned for its tasty and diverse food. Meals will be provided based on schedule and consist of traditional Vietnamese dishes (NOT CONTAINING PORK), which participants generally find to be very generous and tasty. If you have special diet requirements, please let us know ahead of time so that we can make arrangements for you. However, we need to stress the point that you should not expect to eat as you normally do at home. We will do our best to see that you are well taken care of, but also as a participant, there is a need to be flexible. There are numerous amazing restaurants throughout Ho Chi Minh City which you will be directed to by program staff if you wish to eat out occasionally.


Are you interested to take part at Indonesia Vietnam Youth Friendship Program 2022? Apply now!!! LIMITED for 20 qualified participants only.


  1. Indonesian Youth only (17 – 35 years old)
  2. Good health (physically and mentally)
  3. Good communication skill and knowledge
  4. Able to work independently as well as work in team
  5. Able to pay the registration and program fee (Rp 6.000.000,-, excluded FLIGHT to and from HCMC, Vietnam)
  6. Able to commit to a full-time program

Application procedure

  • Fill up the application form below
  • The committee will review your application and contact you to confirm if you are qualified or not. First come, first serviced basis.
  • Deadline of admission is 30 September 2022 at 23.00 WIB. (Indonesia’s time)

We look forward to welcoming and seeing you at Indonesia Vietnam Youth Friendship Program 2022 in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.

If you need further information, you could communicate with us: 081226033206

IVYFP 2015 supported by KJRI Ho Chi Minh City and University of Social sciences and Humanities, HCMC Vietnam

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