Highlight: Hanoi - Halong Bay - Hue - Hoi An - Da Nang - Ho Chi Minh - Mekong Delta - Cu Chi Tunnels - Phnom Penh - Siem Reap - Angkor Temples
- Day 1: Arrival Hanoi – Hanoi Tour
- Day 2 : Hanoi - Halong
- Day 3 : Halong - Hue
- Day 4 : Hue - Hoi An
- Day 5 : Hoi An
- Day 6: Hoi An - Danang - Ho Chi Minh
- Day 7 : Ho Chi Minh - Cu Chi - Ho Chi Minh
- Day 8 : Ho Chi Minh - Mekong Delta - Ho Chi Minh
- Day 9:; Ho Chi Minh - Phnom Penh
- Day 10: Phnom Penh - Siem Reap - Angkor Temples
- Day 11: Siem Reap - Angkor Temples
- Day 12: Siem Reap - Departure
- Hanoi: Exploring Hanoi – capital of Vietnam.
- Halong Bay: Cruising aboard a traditional junk amidst the majestic limestone cliffs and emerald green waters of magnificent Halong Bay.
- Hue: Touring the former imperial capital Hue, home to successions of imperial dynasties
- Hoi An: Wandering the charming streets of Hoi An town –lined with centuries old houses and quiet boutiques as well as relax on the beach and shop in Hoi An Old Quarter
- Danang: The city is famous by Marble Mountain, China Beach, Cham Museum and My Son Holy Land
- Ho Chi Minh City: Still called Saigon, the dynamic heart of Vietnam, the city of crowding, business and also history.
- Cu Chi Tunnels: A legendary maze during the war
- Mekong Delta/ My Tho: The typical area of the lowland, we cruise in the floating markets, villages and the small canals to discover life on the river from small rural villages to booming capitals, visiting temples floating markets and much more along the way during your unforgettable Mekong River odyssey.
- Phnom Penh : A City of Royal Palace, Silver Pagoda, National Museum, Tuol Sleng Museum, Wat Phnom.
- Siem Reap/ Angkor : A very famous name with the Angkor, an incredible complex with numerous temples and Hindu decorations.
Day 1: Hanoi
On arrival at Noi Bai Airport, you are met by our guide and transferred to hotel. The capital of Vietnam, Hanoi is a stylish and gracious city that retains an unique old world charm and some Asia's most striking colonial architecture. If time permits we explore the charming Hanoi City. The first stop is Ho Chi Minh Complex containing the mausoleum of the nation's founder Ho Chi Minh, the Presidential Palace and the Ho Chi Minh's house on stilts. Close to this complex is the One Pillar Pagoda, whose origins date back to the foundation of city. We follow it with a visit to the Temple of Literature, which is well known as the first university of Vietnam and the History Museum with an excellent collection of artifacts illustrating the Vietnamese history. The sightseeing also includes the outlaying Ethnologic Museum, dedicated to Vietnam's 54 ethnic groups. Afterwards we drive back to the town center, stopping at the Tran Quoc Pagoda and Quan Thanh Temple. They are some major highlights set by the beautiful West Lake. We see these sights before continuing to the peaceful lake of Hoan Kiem with its sacred temple. In front of this lake is the famous water puppet theatre where we will see a fantastic performance. O/N in Ha Noi. (B)
Include : A/C private car, Tour guide, Entrance fees, Majestic salute hotel 3star in Hanoi
Day 2 : Hanoi – Halong
The legendary Halong Bay is truly one of Vietnam's most impressive scenic sights. Heading out of town we make our way to this nature wonder and embark a traditional boat for a five hour trip around Halong Bay. The exciting cruise provides us a fantastic view of the picturesque scenery blending with the sky and some 3,000 limestone islands rising amazingly from the clear and emerald water. These limestone karst formations are littered with beaches, grottoes and beautiful caves. We have a huge seafood lunch served on board and continue sailing out. Along the way we will anchor for a leisurely swim in a secluded cove and an enjoyable visit to one of the many hidden grottoes beneath towering cliffs. ON in Halong Bay. (B,L)
Include : A/C private car, Tour guide, breakfast, entrance fees, Halong Pearl 4star hotel in Halong, Boat trip
Day 3 : Halong – Hue
Upon leaving Halong Bay we embark our vehicle and drive past the scenic rural landscape to Hanoi Airport for a short flight to Hue. On arrival, you are greeted by our guide and transferred to hotel. The small and quiet Hue City is widely known for magnificent architecture, pagodas and royal tombs laid in many small villages and surrounding hills. We spend this afternoon to visit Hue with the massive citadel, containing the Imperial City and the Purple Forbidden City. This royal residence was all but destroyed during the 1968 Tet Offensive, however it is still fascinating to walk among the ruins. The sightseeing continues with a walk to the bustling Dong Ba Market that sells a wide variety of local goods and handicrafts. Along the way we pass many fantastic eating spots, all ideal for visitors to sample some local delicacies. O/N in Hue. (B)
Include : A/C private car, Tour guide, breakfast, entrance fees, Duy Tan hotel 3star hotel in Hue, Domestic flight ticket : Hanoi – Hue (Vietnam Airline)
Day 4 : Hue - Hoi An
The beautiful riverside Thien Mu Pagoda is one of the oldest ancient architectural structures for religious work ship in Hue. We include this in a half day cruise on the Perfume River which also gives us a taste of the scenic countryside and an enjoyable visit to the mausoleum of Emperor Minh Mang in a tranquil setting of gardens and lakes. This impressive landmark reflects the beautiful architecture, intricate decor and mysterious statues. Afterwards we make a short drive though the rolling hill to see the elaborate royal tomb of Emperor Tu Duc. By mid afternoon we depart for Hoi An with stopover in Lang Co Beach for a leisurely swim. The winding road begins as we make our way up the spectacular Hai Van pass. A view from the top of the pass is one of Vietnam’s most impressive panoramic scenes. We also have a chance to see on our way the China Beach and the Marble Mountain, whose peaks represent the five elements. O/N in Hoi An. (B)
Include : A/C private car, Tour guide, breakfast, entrance fees, Lotus hotel 3star in Hoi An
Day 5 : Hoi An Half Day Walking Tour
The ancient architecture in place is a fascinating combination of Vietnamese traditional characters with Chinese and Japanese influence. There are plenty to see in this delightful and tranquil town, some of which are the famous Japanese Covered Bridges, the Pottery Museum, the 200 years old Tam Ky House, the Chua Ong Pagoda and the vibrant market. We visit these on our morning walking tour past many low tiled houses scattered along the small streets and assembly halls which reflect the town's multi-cultural past.
Include : A/C private car, Tour guide, breakfast, entrance fees, Lotus hotel 3star in Hoi AnDay 6: Hoi An - Danang - Ho Chi Minh
We take a short drive to Danang and visit the famous Cham Museum which boasts the largest collection of Cham treasures in Vietnam. The following destination is Ho Chi Minh via a short flight to Danang. On arrival you are greeted and driven to hotel. This metropolis ,contradiction of its northern counterpart, is crowded with bikes and motorbikes, excited by numerous shopping areas and sidewalk cafés. ( If time permits) we stroll around the down town to explore the different local ways of life. O/N in Ho Chi Minh. (B)
Include : A/C private car, Tour guide, breakfast, entrance fees, Saigon Riverside hotel 3star hotel in Ho Chi Minh City, Domestic flight ticket : Danang – Ho Chi Minh (Vietnam Airline)
Day 7 : Ho Chi Minh - Cu Chi - Ho Chi Minh
The incredible underground network in Cu Chi stretched over 200 kilometres and became legendary during the American war. The extensive tunnels have been specially constructed with living areas, storage facilities, weapon factories, filed hospitals, command centres, plus accommodation. Today we have an excursion to Cu Chi Tunnels to visit an exposition hall and a widened section of the tunnels to get a feel of the underground life. There are also possibilities to fire off rounds from an AK47 or MK16 at the nearby rifle range. The following programme is a sightseeing of major sights in Ho Chi Minh City. We drive past many lively streets on our way to the Reunification Palace. This mansion was the former residence of the President of South Vietnam until end of April 1975. Close to the palace are some striking French colonial structures including the Notre Dame Cathedral and the Old Sai Gon Post Office. We see these before going to the Jade Emperor Pagoda and the War remnant exhibit. The final stop is Ben Thanh Market where anything and everything is for sale!. O/N in Ho Chi Minh. (B)
Include : A/C private car, Tour guide, breakfast, entrance fees, Saigon Riverside hotel 3star hotel in Ho Chi Minh City
Day 8 : Ho Chi Minh - Mekong Delta - Ho Chi Minh
Heading out of town, we travel by roads to the Mekong Delta. This plain region boasts the largest rice bowl of Vietnam. On arrival in My Tho we board a boat navigating around the intricate small canals, which is a great way to observe the local lifestyle close-up and catch a view dotted by many islands. The exciting river trip will pass by the lush green vegetation towards the famous Unicorn Island where we have a chance to stroll around an orchard, taste many seasonal fruits and see farmers at work. We navigate some narrower canals using small rowing boats to Ben Tre Province for an interesting visit to some local industries. The extra enjoyment is a lunch at one of the famous local eating spots. We drive back to Ho Chi Minh, stopping off en route to see the beautiful Ving Trang Pagoda and the Saigon's Chinatown, locally named Cho Lon. This bustling area is crammed with sacred temples and mysterious, narrow lanes. O/N in Ho Chi Minh. (B,L)
Include : A/C private car, Tour guide, breakfast, entrance fees, Boat trip, Saigon Riverside hotel 3star hotel in Ho Chi Minh City
Day 9: Ho Chi Minh - Phnom Penh
The exciting combo journey continues to Phnom Penh via a short flight from Ho Chi Minh. On arrival at Po Chen Tong Airport you are greeted and driven to hotel. The capital of Cambodia, Phnom Penh lies near the confluence of the Mekong and Tonle Sap Rivers. This riverside town still maintains considerable charm despite its recent turbulent history. An afternoon city tour acquaints us with some major sights of Phnom Penh. The private quarters of the Royal Palace are now home to the royal family and are therefore very close to the public. At the northern area of the palace grounds is Silver Pagoda, the most sacred temple in the country. We visit both structures as well as the National Museum for an appreciation of the splendour of Khmer history. The sightseeing completes with a walk uphill to visit the legendary Wat Phnom and catch a fantastic view over the surrounding areas. O/N in Phnom Penh. (B)
Include : A/C private car, Tour guide, breakfast, entrance fees, Castle hotel 3star hotel in Phnom Penh, International flight ticket : Ho Chi Minh – Phnom Penh (Vietnam Airline)
Day 10: Phnom Penh - Siem Reap - Angkor Temples
This tranquil town of Siem Reap is our base for exploring the world famous temples of the ancient city Angkor, which was the capital of the powerful Khmer Empire from 802 AD to 1350 AD. Today we get a short morning boat trip to Siem Reap. On arrival you are met by our guide and transferred to hotel. The sightseeing tour begins with a short drive to the archeological area where we spend our time to visit the most striking structures. They are the South Gate of Angkor Thom which is famous for its series of colossal human faces carved in stone, the impressive Bayon Temple, the Royal Enclosure, Phimeanakas, the Elephant Terrace, the Terrace of the Leper King and the architectural masterpiece of Angkor Wat. We stroll around this massive monument, exploring the many galleries with columns , libraries, pavilions, courtyards and ponds full of water reflecting the towering temple. O/N in Siem Reap. (B)
Include : A/C private car, Tour guide, breakfast, entrance fees, Castle hotel 3star hotel in Phnom PenhDay 11: Siem Reap - Angkor Temples
Today we continue exploring the wondrous Angkor Complex with the jungle covered temple of Ta Prohm. There are enormous fig trees and gigantic creepers which embrace themselves in the stone foundations of this structure giving the impression of man's creation being reclaimed by the powerful forces of nature. We visit this masterpiece and some nearby temples including Banteay Kdei, Sra Srong, Ta Keo, Thommanon and Chau Say Tevado. They almost belong to the small circuit according to the archaeologists’ division. Upon leaving this area we see various famous temples of the grand circuit such as Preah Khan, Kravan, Neak Pean, Krol Ko, Ta Som, East Mebon and Pre Rup. We round off our exciting day with a walk up to Phnom Bakheng Hill to admire the spectacular sunset over these sandstone monuments. O/N in Siem Reap.(B)
Include : A/C private car, Tour guide, breakfast, entrance fees, Steung hotel 3star hotel in Siem Reap
Day 12: Siem Reap - Departure
The temple exploration is not only activity in Siem Reap. We visit the famous Tonle Sap Lake on a boat trip out. This shallow lake boats the largest natural fresh water body in Southeast Asia and flows into the Tonle Sap River which joins the Mekong River in Phnom Penh. The traditional boat navigates along a small river towards the gigantesque lake, giving us a chance to explore floating village, local life style, friendly children in small boats and fishermen pulling in morning catch close up. This excursion is all depending on your departure time. The trip ends after your transfer to Siem Reap Airport for departure. (B)
Include : A/C private car, Tour guide, breakfast, entrance fees
- PRICE NOTES
- - The compulsory gala dinner on 24 Dec. and 31 Dec. and the surcharge for the peak season from 23 Dec. to 4 Jan. may be applied depending on hotel conditions however you are advised to contact our sale team to get the full information if you plan a trip in this period.
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- INCLUSIONS: Transportation in private air-conditioned vehicle with driver + Meal as mentioned: B = breakfast, L = Lunch, D = dinner + Accommodation: twin sharing room at mentioned hotels or similar one + English or French speaking guide + Entrance fee to indicated sights + Boat trip in Luang Prabang, Halong Bay, Hue, Mekong Delta and Tonle sap Lake + Regional and domestic flight Vientiane - Luang Prabang - Hanoi - Hue, Danang - Ho Chi Minh - Phnom Penh - Siem Reap
- EXCLUSIONS: Other meals, tip, drinks, airport tax, single room supplement, personal expenses, travel insurance, visa, flight in/ out of Indochina, any optional additional tours or activities during free time, surcharge for peak season, local holiday days and gala dinner
Hanoi: Golden Rice Hotel 3 star accommodation for Family Trip Vietnam and Cambodia 14 days
Golden Rice Hotel located in the heart of Hanoi Old Quarter, steps a way from legendary Hoan Kiem lake and major city attractions, with it boutique hotel is perfect for both leisure and business guests.
Halong Bay: Huong Hai Junk accommodation for Family Trip Vietnam and Cambodia 14 days
Huong Hai Junks is the brand name of a group of 3 STAR traditional wooden ship with the number of carbin varies from 5 to 9, which is suitable for a small group who enjoy the private and peaceful moment in Halong Bay, Vietnam.
Hue: Park View Hotel 4 star accommodation for Family Trip Vietnam and Cambodia 14 days
Experience all that Hue has to offer in our stylish 4 star International hotel. An ideal base to explore Hue and the magnificent Citadel & Forbidden City, Khai Dinh Emperor’s Tomb
Hoian: Ha An Hotel 3 star accommodation for Family Trip Vietnam and Cambodia 14 days
A very pleasant boutique style hotel close to the old town, the Ha An is beautifully situated amid peaceful gardens and water features. Well appointed rooms, decent restaurant and the Ha-An hotel is convenient stay in Hoian.
Saigon: Grand Hotel 4 star accommodation for Family Trip Vietnam and Cambodia 14 days
At the Grand, every guest will enjoy a well-appointed room or a luxurious suite with plenty of room to live, to work or just to relax. Our warm inviting atmosphere, congenial staff and host of fine services help to make every stay the most enjoyable one.
Phnom Penh: Ohana Hotel 3 star accommodation for Family Trip Vietnam and Cambodia 14 days
A stylish hotel in the heart of Phnom Penh, Cambodia is bustling capital. Tucked away next to the colourful Kandal Market, beside Phnom Penhs trendy riverside area, at Ohana we offer guests an ideal retreat from the city
Siem Reap: Steung Hotel 3 star accommodation for Family Trip Vietnam and Cambodia 14 days
Located in the French Quarter; Psah Chas (Old Market) retaining her true colonial French characteristics, wooden louvre french-windows, doors and wooden floors complete with wrought iron balconies.