Destinations: Hanoi – Halong Bay – Hue – Hoian – Ho Chi Minh City – Cu Chi Tunnels – Mekong Delta – (Angkor Complex) Siem Reap – Tonle Sap Lake
Day 1: Hanoi Arrival
Upon arrival, our guide will greet you at the airport and transfer to your hotel for check-in. Free at leisure. Overnight in Hanoi.
Day 2: Hanoi City Tour (B, L)
Take full day city tour to visit Ho Chi Minh’s Mausoleum, Presidential Palace, his House on stilt and One Pillar pagoda. Next, visit the Temple of Literature – the first university of Vietnam and the Museum of Ethnology where you can learn different life aspects of 54 ethnic minorities in Vietnam. After lunch, enjoy a cyclo tour to visit the Old Quarter & Ho Guom lake then watch a performance of a traditional Water Puppet Theatre.
Day 3: Hanoi – Halong Bay (B, L, D)
After breakfast, leave Hanoi for Halong Bay. Enjoying the journey through the rich farmlands of the Red River Delta and the scenery of rice fields. Upon arrival, board a overnight cruise to discover the legendary Halong Bay. Enjoy full board meals and many indoor & outdoor activities. Overnight on the cruise.
Day 4: Halong Bay – Hanoi – Hue (B, L)
Join a Tai Chi session then enjoy an international breakfast while the cruise cruises among hundreds of islets before coming back to the pier. Drive back to the airport for a flight to Hue. Upon arrival, pick up and transfer to hotel. Overnight in Hue.
Day 5: Hue City Tour (B, L)
Enjoy a full day tour in the former imperial capital of Hue. A boat trip on Perfume river to visit Thien Mu pagoda then visit to the Imperial Citadel. After lunch, visit the elaborate tombs of King Khai Dinh & King Tu Duc. This guided tour gives you a deep understanding about King’s philosophy of geomancy and how this affected royal life.
Day 6: Hue – Hoian (B)
Leave Hue for Hoian. Visit the fascinating Cham Museum and the Marble Mountains en route to charming Hoian, a major Asian trading port in the 17th and 18th centuries. Overnight in Hoian.
Day 7: Hoian Old Town Tour – Ho Chi Minh City (B)
Enjoy a walking tour through the ancient town to visit the former merchants’ homes, the old Japanese Covered Bridge & the colorful market then visit to home of a craftsman where you will discover the daily life of local people and see how they make a lantern. Afterward, transfer to the airport for a flight to Ho Chi Minh City. Upon arrival, pick up and transfer to the hotel for check in.
Day 8: Ho Chi Minh City Tour & Cu Chi Tunnels (B, L)
Driver to Cu Chi district to visit the amazing complex of underground tunnels at Cu Chi. After lunch, transfer back to the city to visit the main sights including the Opera House, Town Hall, Notre Dame Cathedral, Reunification Palace, War Remnants museum and the famous Ben Thanh market. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City.
Day 9: Mekong Delta Tour – Siem Reap (B, L)
Transfer to Mekong Delta. Upon arrival, take a boat trip to discover Cai Be floating market. Next, transfer to a village where you can see how the locals make rice paper, coconut candy, pop rice and enjoy Vietnamese traditional music then take a small sampan to feel the real Mekong river. After lunch, visit to a local brick kiln before taking another boat to Vinh Long, the center of tropical fruits and stopping for a short visit at local market then transfer back to the airport for a flight to Siem Reap.
Day 10: Angkor Thom & The Grand Circuit (B, L)
Transfer to visit Angkor Thom including Elephant terrace, Leper King terrace, Baphuon, Royal enclosure, Phimeanakas and Bayon temple. After lunch, continue to visit to the highlights of the Grand Circuit including Neak Poan, Eastern Mebon, Pre Rup and Preah Khan. Late afternoon, watch sunset over Angkor Wat then return to town.
Day 11: Angkor Wat & The Small Circuit (B, L, D)
Visit to the highlights of the Small Circuit including Prasat Kravan, Sras Srang, Banteay Kdei, Takeo and the jungle-clad Ta Prohm. After lunch, Visit to the most famous of all the temples on the plain of Angkor: Angkor Wat. In the evening, enjoy a dinner with traditional dance show. Overnight in Siem Reap.
Day 12: Siem Reap & Tonle Sap Lake – Departure (B, L)
Make a visit to Angkor Wat in the early morning to watch sunrise then get back hotel for breakfast (Optional).
In the Morning, transfer to visit the Elegant temple of Banteay Srei and Banteay Samre. After lunch, you will transfer to Phnom Krom for a boat trip on the Tonle Sap lake to visit the floating villages then get back to the airport for your own departure flight.
Price per person (US$/Pax) & Validity until April 30, 2018
|Number of Group||1||2||3||4||5||6||7||8||Sing-Sup|
|Hanoi||Maison Boutique Hotel – www.maisondhanoi.com||Deluxe|
Oriental Sails – www.orientalsails.com
|Hue||Rosaleen Boutique Hotel – www.rosaleenhotel.com||Superior|
|Hoian||Aurora Riverside Hotel – www.aurorahoian.com||Superior|
|Ho Chi Minh City||Hoang Phu Gia Hotel – www.hoangphugiahotel.com.vn||Superior|
|Siem Reap||Angkor Holiday Hotel – www.angkorholidayhotel.com||Superior|
|Hanoi||Hanoi Pearl Hotel – www.hanoipearlhotel.com||Deluxe|
|Halong Bay||La Vela Classic Cruise – www.lavelacruisehalong.com||Deluxe|
|Hue||Cherish Hotel – www.cherishhotel.com||C.Deluxe|
|Hoian||Hoian Beach Resort – www.hoianbeachresort.com.vn||Superior|
|Ho Chi Minh City||Royal Hotel – www.royalhotelsaigon.com||S.Deluxe|
|Siem Reap||Somadevia Angkor Hotel – www.somadeviangkor.com||Superior|
Apricot Hotel – www.apricothotels.com
|Halong Bay||Paradise Luxury Cruise – www.paradisecruises.vn||Deluxe|
|Hue||Indochine Palace Hotel – www.bwp-indochinepalace.com||P.Deluxe|
Palm Garden Resort – www.palmgardenresort.com.vn
|Ho Chi Minh City||Majestic Hotel – www.majesticsaigon.com||C.C.Deluxe|
|Siem Reap||Victoria Angkor Hotel – www.victoriahotels.asia||Superior|
Inclusions: Hotel accommodation as mentioned; Halong Bay overnight cruise; Meals as mentioned in the itinerary: B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner; Domestic flights: Hanoi – Hue, Da Nang – Ho Chi Minh City; Transport by private with AC; English speaking guide (Other languages on request); All entrance and sightseeing fees; Boat trips; Mineral water and wet towel; All taxes and service charges.
Exclusions: International flight: Ho Chi Minh City – Siem Reap; Visa fees; Early check-in & Late check-out at all hotels; Insurance; Personal expenses; Tipping/Gratuities; Other drinks; Surcharge on special days; Any other services not clearly mentioned above.