Cambodia & Vietnam Explorer
Combine the best of Cambodia & Vietnam. Gain insights into the region’s past in Phnom Penh, venture to Siem Reap and witness the sun rising over magnificent Angkor Wat. Cross the border into Vietnam to uncover magical moments in places you least expect, from the streets of bustling Hanoi and Saigon, to the charm of Hoi An and Hue, as well as a scenic cruise of Halong Bay on this unforgettable journey.
Planning your holiday is easy,and speak to your friendly Consultant.
Day 1: Phnom Penh (Cambodia)
On arrival in Phnom Penh, transfer to your hotel and enjoy free time until your Cambodia tour briefing.
Hotel: Sunway Hotel or similar, 2 nights
Day 2: Phnom Penh Tour
Begin your Phnom Penh city tour with a fun cyclo ride through the backstreets of the city to the Central Market. Travel to Tuol Sleng Museum and the Killing Fields memorial at Choeng Ek to learn about the country’s chilling history. In the afternoon, see the beautiful architecture of the Royal Palace and Silver Pagoda. Enjoy sunset drinks with your group at the iconic Foreign Correspondence Club.
Day 3: Phnom Penh – Siem Reap
Fly from Phnom Penh to Siem Reap. Drive to Tonle Sap Lake and explore the lake by boat as you cruise past floating villages. Return to Siem Reap and spend time exploring independently.
Hotel: Somadevi Angkor Hotel & Spa or similar, 2 nights
Day 4: Temples Of Angkor
Rise early and travel by tuk-tuk to Angkor Wat’s East Gate entrance for sunrise. Explore the temple before entering the little-visited West Gate of the Angkor Thom complex. Spend time at Bayon temple, famous for its stone head sculptures and see the Terraces of the Elephant and Leper King. Enjoy free time at the hotel before exploring Banteay Srei temple in the afternoon. Visit a palm sugar village and discover jungle-covered Ta Prohm temple. This evening, enjoy dinner with your fellow travellers.
Day 5: Siem Reap – Saigon (Vietnam)
Fly from Siem Reap to Saigon in Vietnam. On arrival in Saigon, transfer to your hotel and enjoy free time until your Vietnam tour briefing.
Hotel: Grand Hotel or similar, 3 nights
Day 6: Cu Chi Tunnels
Drive to Cu Chi and discover the network of underground tunnels. On your return to Saigon, enjoy a traditional Pho lunch at a local restaurant. In the afternoon, wander along Dong Khoi Street, see the Notre Dame Cathedral and Ho Chi Minh Square before visiting the War Remnants Museum on a walking tour. As the sun sets over the city, relax with a drink at the iconic rooftop bar, Saigon Saigon, the perfect end to the day.
Day 7: Mekong Delta
Spend the day exploring the Mekong Delta in a private boat. Visit a traditional brick factory, meet a family of weavers and enjoy a delicious local lunch. On the return drive to Saigon, stop at Cao Dai temple.
Day 8: Saigon – Hue
ly from Saigon to Hue and discover Emperor Tu Duc’s tomb, Imperial Palace and Citadel. Visit Spiral Foundation, a unique enterprise which was established in 2001 to employ people with disabilities. With the help of the local people, enjoy making a souvenir from recycled materials as you learn about their lives.
Hotel: Hotel Saigon Morin or similar
Day 9: Hue – Hoi An
Soak in some of Vietnam’s most stunning scenery along Hai Van Pass as you drive from Hue to Hoi An. On arrival in Hoi An, embark on a walking tour and visit a traditional ancient house, a Chinese Assembly Hall and the Japanese Covered Bridge.
Hotel: Hoi An Historic Hotel or similar, 2 nights
Day 10: Hoi An
Enjoy a free day to do as much or as little as you like in Hoi An. Choose to explore the old town or cycle to An Bang Beach.
Day 11: Hoi An – Halong Bay
Drive a short distance to Danang before flying to Haiphong and driving on to Halong Bay. Board a beautifully appointed junk boat and feast on fresh seafood before exploring an enormous grotto. In the evening, retreat to your private cabin, or relax on the main deck or at the bar.
Cruise: Indochina Sails overnight boat or similar
Day 12: Halong Bay – Hanoi
Greet the day with a sunrise Tai Chi lesson on the sundeck. Spend time climbing to the peak of a remote island for 360 degree views of Halong Bay. After brunch on board, disembark and drive to Hanoi. In the afternoon, wander the backstreets of Hanoi’s Old Quarter and sample some delicious local snacks including a Vietnamese pancake and drink beer local-style at a ‘Bia Hoi’ establishment.
Hotel: Silk Path Hotel or similar, 2 nights
Day 13: Hanoi City Tour
Discover Hanoi on a city tour with a visit to the infamous Hanoi Hilton prison, bustling Old Quarter and tranquil Temple of Literature. In the Ho Chi Minh Quarter, see the Presidential Palace, One Pillar Pagoda and House on Stilts. This evening, enjoy a farewell group dinner.
Day 14: Hanoi
Transfer to the airport for your onward journey.
|2019 Dates & Prices||Twin Share||Solo Traveller|
|January: 08, 15, 22||$3,035.00||$3,955.00|
|February: 05, 12, 19, 26||$3,035.00||$3,955.00|
|March: 05, 12, 19, 26||$3,035.00||$3,955.00|
|April: 02, 09, 23||$2,999.00||$3,839.00|
|May: 07, 21||$2,999.00||$3,839.00|
|June: 04, 18||$2,999.00||$3,839.00|
|July: 09, 23||$2,999.00||$3,839.00|
|August: 06, 20||$2,999.00||$3,839.00|
|September: 10, 17, 24||$2,999.00||$3,839.00|
|October: 08, 15, 22||$3,035.00||$3,955.00|
|November: 05, 12, 19||$3,035.00||$3,955.00|
|December: 03, 17, 24||$3,035.00||$3,955.00|
|2020 Dates & Prices|
|January: 07, 14, 21||$3,349.00||$4,355.00|
|February: 04, 11, 18, 25||$3,349.00||$4,355.00|
|March: 03, 10, 17, 24||$3,349.00||$4,355.00|
|Meals:||13 Breakfasts, 1 brunch, 2 Lunches, 3 Dinners|
|Transport:||Airport Transfers & air-conditioned vehicle|
|Flights:||Air Ticket: Phnom Penh / Siem Reap / Ho Chi Minh City / Hue - Hoi An / Haiphong|
|Accommodation:||12 nights accommodation & 1 night cruise|
|Guide:||Local English Speaking Guide|
|Entrance Fees & Touring:||Entrance fees & activities as per itinerary|
* Tour departure dates are subject to availability at time of booking.
* Prices and itinerary are correct at time of publication and are subject to change without notice.