All sightseeing tour and transfer services with private A/C vehicle as detailed in our itinerary,
Accommodation with breakfast at hotels as specified,
Private cabins on boat Halong Bay (twin share deluxe cabin with all meals)
Meals as indicated in itinerary (B=breakfast, L= Lunch, D= Dinner)
English speaking local guide in Vietnam + Cambodia
All entrance fees for the places as mentioned in the program
Service charges, room tax and baggage handling
Services not mentioned in our itinerary,
+ flight tickets : Siemreap - Hanoi = 200$/ one way
Expenditure of a personal nature.
Drinks on boat in Halong Bay
Travel insurance (cover against all cancellation costs, medical expenses, including repatriation, in the event of accident or illness)
DAY 1: ARRIVAL - SIEMREAP - ANGKOR TOUR
Upon arrival at Siem Reap airport, meets and transfers to hotel for check in. (Lunch not included).
Visit to the unique interior brick sculptures of Prasat Kravan, Srah Srang ("The Royal Baths" was once used or ritual bathing), Banteay Kdei (surrounded by 4 concentric walls), Ta Prohm, one of the area’s most beautiful temples. Ta Prohm has been relatively untouched since it was discovered and retains much of its mystery. Neak Pean, a fountain built in the middle of a pool (representing the paradisiacal Himalayan mountain-lake) and Preah Khan temple, Built by the King Jayavarman VII. Preah Khan is like Ta Prohm, a place of towered enclosures and shoulder hugging corridors. Unlike Ta Prohm, however, the temple of Preah Khan is in a reasonable state of preservation and ongoing restoration efforts should maintain and even improve this situation.
Dinner not included and night at hotel.
DAY 2: SIEMREAP - ANGKOR WAT TOURS (B)
Breakfast at hotel
Visit the antique capital of Angkor Thom (12 century): the South Gate with its huge statues depicting the churning of the ocean of milk, the Bayon Temple, unique for its 54 towers decorated with over 200 smiling faces of Avolokitesvara, the Phimeanakas, the Royal Enclosure, the Elephants Terrace and the Terrace of the Leper King. (Lunch included).
Visit to the most famous of all the temples on the plain of Angkor: Angkor Wat. The temple complex covers 81 hectares and is comparable in size to the Imperial Palace in Beijing. Its distinctive five towers are emblazoned on the Cambodian flag and the 12th century masterpiece is considered by art historians to be the prime example of classical Khmer art and architecture. Enjoy wonderful sunset from the top of Pre Rup Temple.
Dinner not included and night at hotel (B/L).
DAY 3: SIEMREAP -HANOI/FLIGHT
Breakfast at hotel
In the morning, we will enjoy a boat ride on the Tonle Sap lake at KAMPONG PHLUK VILLAGE. This is the largest permanent fresh-water lake in South East Asia and flows into Tonle Sap River, joining the Mekong in Phnom Penh. We will see a fishermen's "floating village" with floating schools, floating police station, etc. It is same as a big village floating on the lake, and the "village" move from place to place following water levels and currents. Lunch included. Transfer to the airport for flight to Hanoi.
Upon arrival at Noi Bai airport, picked up by our local guide. Transfer to hotel for check-in. Overnight in Hanoi.(B/L)
DAY 4: HANOI-HALONG BAY CRUISES
Breakfast at hotel, proceed to Halong. Welcome on board for a junk cruise and set sail in the bay while lunch is served. Passage into the magical bay, where thousands of sculpted limestone islands rise from the waves like dragons' teeth. After lunch, drop on beautiful Island to enjoy swimming, snorkeling on a quiet beach or sunbathing on the sundest.
Late afternoon, pass by an interesting fishing village with an opportunity to interact with fishermen who have been living in the bay for almost three generations. At sunset, kayak is good option to discover a water tunnel with many coral reefs in a scenic lagoon. Back on board, enjoy watching the peaceful sunset and later unwind at a restaurant. Enjoy night activities on board: playing card, chatting, watching film...
Overnight on cruise. (Itinerary details is different on each cruise)(B/L/D)
DAY 5: HALONG BAY-HANOI-SAIGON/ FLIGHT
Early morning, take Tai Chi Class, see the sunrise above the sea. Cruising around Halong Bay to view multi-shaped rocks, visit Sung Sot Cave (Surprising Cave). After that, you can also study to cook Vietnamese food. Brunch or light lunch on boat. Settle bill and check out boat, then transfer back to Ha Noi. (Itinerary details is different on each cruise)
Visit Hoan Kiem Lake - Ngoc Son Temple, Hanoi Old Quarter. Have light meal before transfer to the airport for flight to Ho Chi Minh city.
Upon arrival Tan Son Nhat international airport, met and gret by our local guide. Transfer to hotel for checking in.
Overnight in Ho Chi Minh city.(B/L/D)
DAY 6: SAIGON CITY TOUR FULL DAY
After breakfast, take one and half hour to Cu Chi where is 60km far from Ho Chi Minh City. Cu Chi is considered as a heroic district for its role in the anti - American war in Vietnam. It is legendary for its tunnels system of over 220 km and is a popular spot for both Vietnamese and foreign visitors. Have lunch at local restaurant and then return to Ho Chi Minh.
In the afternoon, visit War remnants museum; international visitor have chance to know more about the wars in Viet Nam, then visit Notre Dame Cathedral; located in the center of HCM City with unique architecture, and General Post Office. Stop for shopping at Ben Thanh market - one of the most popular and oldest shopping attractions in Ho Chi Minh. Dinner will be served on Saigon river cruise with show entertaiment. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh.(B/L/D)
DAY 7: DEPARTURE VIETNAM
Breakfast at hotel. Free at own leisure until transfer to the airport for flight back home.(B)
+ Check in Hotel at 02.00 Pm and check out at 12.00 Am
The Kingdom of Cambodia, formerly Kampuchea, is a Southeast Asian nation that borders Thailand, Laos, Vietnam, and the Gulf of Thailand. The capital city is Phnom Penh.
the style of old clothes of cambodia dancer
Angkor Wat Temple in Siemrea of Cambodia
Ta Prohm Temple in Siemreap
Ta Prohm Temple in Siemreap
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* Child in half twin shared with 01 adult 100% of adult fare
* Child in extra bed, shared room with 02 adults 75% of adult fare
* Child without bed, shared room with 02 adults 50% of adult fare
* Complementary for kid under 5years old shared bed with parents
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So, if you will request an extra bed after completed our online booking, we will add surcharge further of 25% of adult fare and this payment will be collected on arrival
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