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Essential Cambodia and Vietnam 12 Days/11 Nights

Ankgor Wat Temple Bayond Temple - Siem Reap Terrace of the Leper King - Siem Reap Banteay Srei Temple - Siem Reap Ben Thanh Market in Saigon Cu Chi Tunnels
Cai Be Vinh Long Da Nang Hoi An Ancient Town Hoan Kiem Lake - Hanoi Halong Bay
Destination: Siem Reap - Angkor Wat - Saigon - Cu Chi Tunnels - Cai Be - Vinh Long - Da Nang - Hoi An - Hue - Hanoi - Halong Bay
Starting: Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) - Vietnam
Ending: Siem Reap - Cambodia
Rate: $1280 - $2368

Day 1: Siem Reap - Arrival 

Our guide will pick you up at Siem Reap airport and transfer to hotel for check in. 
 
Overnight in Siem Reap.


Day 2: Siem Reap - Angkor Wat (B, L)

Breakfast at hotel, then visit the Angkor Thom: South Gate, Bayon, Baphoun, Terrace of Elephants, Terrace of Leper King and Phimean Akas temple. Lunch at local restaurant. In the afternoon, visit to Angkor Wat, the major of Angkor complex.
 
Overnight in Siem Reap.


Day 3: Siem Reap - Ho Chi Minh City (B, L) - by flight

Breakfast at hotel, then visit Banteay Srey (40km from Siem Reap town), means "citadel of the women". But is is appellation refers to the delicate beauty of the caving. It displays some of the finest examples of classical Khmer art. Then have lunch at local restaurant. After lunch time, back to hotel for check out and transfer to Siem Reap airport for short flight to Saigon (Ho Chi Minh City). Check in and free time in the evening.
 
Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City.


Day 4: Ho Chi Minh City tour - Cu Chi Tunnels (B, L)

08:00: Pick you up at hotel. Transfer to the Cu Chi Tunnels (75 km from downtown). Visit Cu Chi tunnels with watching documentary film, witness hand-made weapon gallery (gun, land mine, bamboo traps,…), crawl into the real tunnels,… Back to Ho Chi Minh city. Have lunch. In the afternoon, we will visit the Former Presidential Palace, the central complex of architecture: the Notre Dame Cathedral, the City Hall, the Municipal Theater.
 
Overnight in Ho Chi Minh city.


Day 5: Ho Chi Minh city - Mekong Delta - Da Nang - Hoi An (B, L) - by flight

08:00 Viet Bamboo Travel's guide will pick you up at your hotel and depart for Cai Be, stop for photos at Tan An town over the flat rice fields. On arriving in Cai Be, start the motorized boat ro visit the Cai Be Floating Market, experience how people exchanging goods, fruit and many other commodities on their vessels. Visitors then roam into the small villages to visit the orchard, fruit plantation...
Keep cruising to Vinh Long through small canals to enjoy the charm of the Upper Mekong Delta. Visit some hand - made family business products such as the coconut candy mill, the crispy rice popcorn. Arrive in Binh Hoa Phuoc village - the green pearl of Vinh Long town where you can indulge yourself into the nature . Have lunch with fresh river food served in the heart of the garden. Enjoy the southern Vietnamese traditional folk music. Take a nice walk through the bonsai garden. Meet the car/van in Vinh Long. Then transfer back to Ho Chi Minh City for late flight to Da Nang. Upon arrival, pick up and transfer to Hoi An town.
 
Overnight in Hoi An.


Day 6: Hoi An (B, L)

In the morning, you will walk to visit Ancient Hoi An Town. The visit will includes Japanese covered bridge, some Chinese Assembly Halls, and some typical Vietnamese houses of 18 century. Relax on the beach or free time for shopping in the afternoon.
 
Overnight in Hoi An.


Day 7: Hoi An - Da Nang - Hue (B, L)

The car will drive you to Hue, which is about 120km from Hoi An town. Passing Da Nang, stop at Cham Museum which has an open air collection of Cham sculptures. Many of the sandstone carving are breathtaking. You will travel through Hai Van pass, and Lang Co beach - one of the most beautiful beaches of Vietnam. Upon arrive at Hue, will visit the Imperial Citadel of Hue. Then we will embark in a boat cruise along Perfume River to admire sunset.
 
Overnight in Hue.


Day 8 : Hue city tour - Hanoi (B, L) - by flight

08:30: Viet Bamboo Travel's guide and driver will pick you up at hotel
09:00: Visit the Imperial Citadel - the grand complex of palaces built by Nguyen Dynasty (the last Dynasty of Vietnam feudalism).
10:00: Transfer to visit Thien Mu Pagoda - the symbol of Hue tourism
11:00: Experience local market in Hue at Dong Ba Market.
11:40: Transfer to restaurant for lunch.
12:00: Have lunch with Hue specialities.
13:30: Tranfer to visit two of the most beautiful royal tombs of Nguyen Dynasty Kings: Khai Dinh and Tu Duc tombs.
16:00: Drop in an incense traditional village for photos stop.
Transfer to the airport for the flight to Hanoi.
 
Overnight in Hanoi.
 

Day 9: Hanoi - Halong Bay (B, L,D)

08:00 Pick up from your hotel in Hanoi. Drive to Halong Bay. Enjoy the peaceful scenery as we travel through the countryside, farmlands and Red River delta.
10:30 Stopover on the way for short break
12:30 Arrive at Hon Gai wharf - Meet the captain, crews and join us for a welcome drink, cruise briefing, safety instructions and check-in cabins.
13:00 Lunch with fresh seafood is served while cruising towards Vong Vieng floating village, passing through extraordinary shaped-islands.
15:30 Drop anchor at Vong Vieng: visit local houses, fish farm, schools and have a chat with the friendly fish men. (You also swim here if you like) The other option is to travel by kayak (passenger row kayaks for themselves). The kayaking option is $10.00 per person unless pre-booked. 
17:00 Back on board, enjoy the sunset and continue cruising to Luom Bo for anchoring.
19:00 Dinner is served.
21:00 Enjoy the comfort in our cabin or night fishing…
 
Overnight on junk.


Day 10: Halong bay - Hanoi (B)

06:30 Enjoy the bay’s morning landscape with a cup of tea or coffee.
07:30 Lightly breakfast is served.
08:30 Explore the mystery of Sung Sot cave, one of the most beautiful caves in Halong Bay.
09:30 Back on board, continue cruising, enjoy the stunning views of the Bay and relax.
10:30 Lunch is served on board while cruising back through Halong Bay to the pier.
11:30 Check-out
12:00 Arrive Hon Gai wharf. Farewell.
12:30 Return from Halong to Hanoi.
14:30 Stop-over in Dong Trieu town to visit a ceramics workshop.
16:30 Arrive in Hanoi.
 
Overnight in Hanoi.


Day 11: Hanoi city tour (B, L)

You are met at 08:30 in the hotel lobby. There is a morning and afternoon schedule, as well as an organised lunch.
Morning, we visit: Ho Chi Minh Complex including the Mausoleum, his former stilt-house residence, the Presidential Palace and the Ho Chi Minh Museum; The Temple of Literature; A local Vietnamese lunch. Afternoon we visit: Museum of Ethnology; Ngoc Son Temple and Hoan Kiem Lake. A one-hour cyclo tour through the narrow, chaotic streets of the Old Quarter - a must for any visitor to Hanoi! A traditional performance of the famous Vietnamese water puppets. You will finish city tour round 17:00 pm. Come back hotel.
 
Overnight in Hanoi.
 

Day 12: Hanoi - Departure (B)

Free time for shopping or optional visit before transfer to Noi Bai airport for flight back home.

End of services. Our staff will give you the warmest goodbye and hope to see you again.
Tour cost in US$ per person
Hotel Class Number of persons in group
2 3 4 5
3 Star 1615 1470 1351 1280
4 Star 1834 1672 1566 1488
5 Star 2368 2170 2092 1990

Trip Included

  • Private tour
  • Accommodation at selected hotels with daily breakfast
  • Meals as mentioned in the itinerary (B - breakfast, L - lunch, D - dinner, BR - brunch)
  • All transfers and transportation as indicated in program
  • All guided sightseeing fees and entrance fees as per itinerary
  • English speaking tour guide at places as indicated in program
  • Boat trip as indicated in program
  • Air tickets: Economy class - Vietnam Airlines
    • Siem Reap - Saigon
    • Saigon - Da Nang
    • Hue - Hanoi

Trip Excluded

  • Surcharge on Chirstmas Eve and New Year Eve
  • VISA to Vietnam (Please make sure you have 6 months passport validity. We can help for visa on arrival if request)
  • VISA to Cambodia
  • Personal expenses such as shopping, telephone, laundry and bar bills etc.
  • Other meals and drinks
  • Late check out or early check in at all places (Normally check in at 14:00 and check out at 12:00/ surcharge if request)
  • Insurance travel
  • Tips & gratuities
  • All other services are not made on the written form
Destination Hotel/Resort/Cruise Class
3 Star 4 Star 5 Star
Siem Reap Angkor Holiday Hotel (Superior room) or similar Tara Angkor Hotel (Superior room) or similar Victoria Angkor Resort (Superior room) or similar
Saigon Elios Hotel (Superior  room) or similar Kim Do Royal City Hotel (Deluxe room) or similar Majestic Hotel (Colonial Superior room) or similar
Hoi An Lotus Hotel (Superior room) or similar Hoi An Riverside Resort (Superior room) or similar Palm Garden Resort (Superior room) or similar
Hoi An Hue Queen Hotel (Classic room) or similar Romance Hotel (Superior room) or similar Imperial Hotel (Deluxe city view room) or similar
Hanoi Indochina Legend Hotel (Superior room) or similar Prestige Hotel (Superior room) or similar Moevenpick Hotel (Superior Deluxe room) or similar
Halong Bay Bai Tu Long Junk (Deluxe cabin) or similar Glory Cruise (Deluxe cabin) or similar Indochina Sails Junk (Superior cabin) or similar

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