- Trip Outline
- Trip Includes
- Trip Excludes
Welcome to Vietnam – Cambodia.
Day 1: Ho Chi Minh City arrival
Welcome to Ho Chi Minh City
You are met and transferred to your hotel for the check in (normal check-in time is 1400hrs, early check-in is subject to availability)
Afternoon, take a half day city tour of Ho Chi Minh City:
Visit the Reunification Palace, the home and workplace of the President of South Vietnam during the Vietnam War.
Next to the cathedral stands the Saigon Post Office, a classic French colonial structure, is still a functioning post office today and features huge ceilings, a giant portrait of Uncle Ho, and many beautiful details.
Following is War Remnant Museum, contains countless artefacts and photographs graphically representing the war and its devastating impacts.
Final visit of the day is to Ben Thanh Market – an icon of the city, stands in the center of District 1. Packed to the rafters with everything from fruits to nuts, from tourist kitsch to true bargains, it is a definite must-see.
Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City.
Day 2: Mekong Delta
Up on arrival, met and transferred heading to Mekong Delta for a boat trip and experience the beautiful waterways as well as local daily activities such as: hour cart tours, traditional music show
Lunch at local restaurant
After lunch, get back to the city
Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City.
Day 3: Cu Chi Tunnels – Hanoi
After breakfast, depart Ho Chi Minh City, you head out to Cu Chi Tunnels - an elaborate underground network of 250 km of tunnels and chambers below the city. They were the location of several military campaigns during the war. After an introductory video, viewing various mantraps, the remains of an American tank and numerous bomb craters, you will explore the maze of tunnels to see how the Viet Cong survived in this underground network.
Afternoon, take the flight to Hanoi
Up on arrival, met and transferred to your hotel in Hanoi
Overnight in Hanoi
Day 4: Hanoi – Halong Bay
Breakfast at hotel before heading out to Ha Long Bay, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of Vietnam’s most spectacular natural attractions
The drive passes by rice fields, buffaloes and rural villages. Boarding your boat, you will cruise around the bay's myriad tiny islands and explore the grottoes created by the wind and the waves.
A delicious seafood lunch will be served on board, before your visit to Thien Cung Cave (Heavenly Palace Cave). Then visit Dau Go Cave, where in 1288 one of Vietnam’s most famous Generals, Tran Hung Dao, stored hundreds of his surprise weapons, sharpened stakes, prior to a battle with the invading Mongol ships.
You will return to the wharf in the afternoon and transfer back to Hanoi to end the tour around 7.30 PM.
Overnight in Hanoi
Day 5: Hanoi city tour - Siem Reap
Breakfast at hotel.
08:00, guide pick up at hotel to take you for a full day sight-seeing and visit some of the most attractive destinations in Hanoi.
First to visit Tran Quoc Pagoda in West Lake.
Not far from the pagoda is Ho Chi Minh complex: Ho Chi Minh President Palace, Ho Chi Minh’s house on stilt and One Pillar Pagoda.
Then visit the Temple of Literature – the first university of Vietnam.
After lunch on your own, transfer to the airport for the flight to Siem Reap
Up on arrival, met and transferred to hotel for the night
Overnight in Siem Reap
Day 6: Angkor Wat tour
Wake up early, have breakfast at the hotel and head out with your cameras for a day filled with amazing sights and experiences. Visit the ancient city of Angkor Thom, surrounded by an 8m high wall. Angkor Thom was the last capital of the Great Khmer Empire under the reign of Jayavarman VII. Continue to Ta Prohm Temple, unlike most other Angkor temples, has been left just it was when rediscovered: a photogenic and atmospheric maze of trees growing out of temple ruins amidst jungle surroundings, making it one of Angkor's most popular temples with visitors.
In the afternoon take in the great Angkor Wat, a temple dedicated to the Hindu god Vishnu by King Suryavarman II, who reigned between 1131 and 1150. It was constructed over a period of 30 years and is world famous for its beauty and splendor. Angkor Wat features the longest continuous bas-relief in the world, which runs along the outer gallery walls and narrates stories from Hindu mythology. In 1992 the UNESCO declared the monument and the whole city of Angkor a World Heritage Site.
In the evening you will be free to discover another kind of attraction - the local Pub Street which hosts several bars, discos and restaurants waits to be explored.
Overnight in Siem Reap.
Day 7: Siem Reap departure
Free at leisure till transfering to the airport for the flight home
End of services
- Accommodation on twin sharing basis including breakfast in 3*/4*/5* category of hotels
- Sightseeing including entrance fees as mentioned in the itinerary
- Return airport transfers
- Government service tax calculated at present 5%
- Expenses of personal nature such as tips, porterage’s, laundry
- International flights, Internal flights within the destination if applicable
- Early check in and late check out
- Lunch and Dinner unless explicitly mentioned as included
- Travel Insurance
- Surcharges if any applicable during the travel period
- Anything that is not mentioned in inclusions