Essential Cambodia and Vietnam 12 Days / 11 Nights

Single (Superior)from AUD $3675.00

Single (Deluxe) from AUD $4470.00

Twin (Superior)from AUD $1999.00

Twin (Deluxe) from AUD $2375.00

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Tour Description

Our Essential Cambodia and Vietnam tour is a great way to learn about these two neighbouring countries. Start with Cambodia’s stunning Angkor temples and natural surroundings before heading off to Vietnam.

Day 1 – Arrive in Phnom Penh -On arrival in you will be welcomed by your guide and transferred to your hotel. After check in you will set out to discover in a Cyclo and visits sights such as The Royal Palace the Silver Pagoda. Continue to the National Museum, before concluding with a visit to Wat Phnom Temple.

Day 2 – Fly Phnom Penh to Siem Reap – After breakfast, transfer to the airport for your flight from Phnom Penh to Siem Reap. On arrival your local guide will greet you and accompany you to the hotel for check in. This afternoon start your tour with a visit to Angkor Thom before you continue to Bayon Temple. (B)

Day 3 – Siem Reap – After breakfast visit Ta Prohm and Banteay  Kdei before returning to your hotel for a break from the mid-day heat. After a rest depart to Angkor Wat before returning to our hotel in the early evening. (B)

Day 4 – Fly Siem Reap to Ho Chi Minh City – After breakfast transfer to the airport for your flight to Ho Chi Minh City and on arrival transfer to your hotel and enjoy the day at leisure. (B)

Day 5 – Ho Chi Minh City – A full day touring awaits and first visit is Cholon, the Chinatown district before a visit to a traditional medicine museum. You will then enjoy a visit to Ben Thanh Market where an incredible display of fresh produce is
offered. This afternoon visit the War Remnants or History Museum, and the former Presidential Palace. Late in the day enjoy a visit to the Old Saigon Post Office, Dong Khoi Street, ), Continental Hotel, Opera House and City Hall. (B)

Day 6 – Ho Chi Minh to the Mekong Delta return to Ho Chi Minh – This morning enjoy a 2 hour drive to the delta town of Cai Be and on arrival board your boat for a cruise of Cai Be floating market, after visiting the market continue to a cottage factory where ‘pop-rice’, rice paper and coconut candies are made. Return to the boat for the cruise to Dong Hoa Hiep Island before returning to Ho Chi Minh City. (B, L)

Day 7 – Fly Ho Chi Minh City to Danang and onwards to Hoi An – After breakfast transfer to the Airport and on arrival transfer to Hoi An and enjoy the day at leisure. (B)

Day 8 – Hoi An to Hue – Leave Hoi An for Hue, the former imperial capital of Vietnam. In Hue visit the Imperial Citadel, before visiting Thien Mu Pagoda overlooking the Perfume River. (B)

Day 9 – Fly Hue to Hanoi – Start your day with a visit to Dong Ba Market after enjoy a cyclo ride through the ‘Old City’ to Tinh Tam Lake and continue to former emperor Minh Mang’s & Khai Dinh’s Tomb before the flight north. (B)

Day 10 – Hanoi drive to Halong Bay – Following breakfast leave Hanoi for a 3hr30mins drive to Halong  Bay. After your welcomed on-board, a lunch will be served while cruising towards the bay and towards the end of the day the boat sets anchor for a peaceful night sleep. (B, L, D)

Day 11 – Halong Bay return to Hanoi – Enjoy your fresh morning in the middle of the bay whilst breakfast is served while the vessels cruises slowly back to port and upon disembarking transfer back to Hanoi. In Hanoi, in the afternoon, visit the  Ethnology Museum and Hanoi’s old quarter before ending the day with a water puppet show. (B)

Day 12 – Hanoi and tour conclusion – This morning depart your hotel for the Temple of Literature, the One Pillar Pagoda, and the mausoleum of Ho Chi Minh. Continue to picturesque West Lake before a transfer to the airport for your onward flight or hotel for the conclusion of the tour. (B)

Tour Inclusions:

  • Arrival and departure airport transfers.
  • Accommodation in a twin / double share basis.
  • Entrance fees for mentioned visits.
  • Local English speaking guide.
  • Transfers & Touring by private air conditioned vehicle.
  • Meals as described in the itinerary 11 Breakfasts / 2 Lunches / 1 Dinner.
  • Cold towels and bottled drinking water.

Please note domestic Cambodia & Vietnam flights are not included in the price. Please contact your travel agent for rates.