Essence of Vietnam & Cambodia

Cambodia
Vietnam
14 Days

From £ 2,160

Duration
14 Days
Departure Day
Every second Thursday
Group Size
16 (maximum)
Tour Type
Group Journey
Trip Grading
Easy
Breakfast
Daily Breakfast
Other Meals
4 Lunch & 4 Dinner
Hotel Category
4 - 5 Star Hotels
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Our Insider Experience

  • Journey along the meandering canals and meet the local people as you discover the beauty of the Mekong Delta on a three night river cruise before a speedboat journey to bustling Phnom Penh.
  • Take a Tuk Tuk to Angkor Wat and explore the grounds by torchlight, something few travellers get to explore.
  • Travel like a local as you glide through Saigon‘s fascinating streets on a traditional tuk tuk.

Travel Itinerary

DAY 1

Welcome to Hanoi

On arrival in Hanoi, transfer to your hotel and enjoy free time until your tour briefing and welcome drinks with your fellow travellers. Enjoy your stay for the coming evening at the The Ann Hotel (or similar).

DAY 2

Hanoi

Spend the day discovering Hanoi’s must-visit sites including the infamous Hoa Lo Prison and Dong Xuan Market. Walk through the crowded streets of the city’s Old Quarter, pay a visit to the Temple of Literature and the historical St Joseph’s Cathedral. Enjoy a wonderful afternoon tea before you continue your exploration of the city, finishing up at the popular Hoan Kiem Lake, situated in the heart of Hanoi city.

DAY 3

Hanoi to Halong Bay

Drive past scenes of traditional rural life as you journey from Hanoi to Halong City, the gateway to Halong Bay. On arrival, board a junk boat and begin cruising among some of the 3,000 limestone karsts. Enjoy a delicious lunch as you cruise through the pristine, turquoise waters of this stunning natural wonder.

DAY 4

Halong Bay to Hoi An

Drive past scenes of traditional rural life as you journey from Hanoi to Halong City, the gateway to Halong Bay. On arrival, board a junk boat and begin cruising among some of the 3,000 limestone karsts. Enjoy a delicious lunch as you cruise through the pristine, turquoise waters of this stunning natural wonder.

DAY 5

Hoi An

Explore the riverside town of Hoi An on a walking tour. Visit the many sites and discover the mix of Chinese, Japanese and French influenced architecture. Visit a traditional ancient house, a Chinese Assembly Hall and the Japanese Covered Bridge. The afternoon is free for you to do as much or as little as you like. Choose to explore the old town, have a tailor custom make a new wardrobe or cycle to An Bang Beach

DAY 6

Hoi An to Saigon

Enjoy more free time in Hoi An before flying to Saigon. On arrival, transfer to your hotel for check in and enjoy an afternoon at leisure.

DAY 7

Saigon to Cu Chi Tunnels

From Saigon, drive to Cu Chi and discover the network of underground tunnels and their significance during the war. In the afternoon return back to Saigon. Join a guided walking tour and discover the rich history of this spirited city as you visit some of its main attractions.

DAY 8

Saigon to Mekong Delta

Board your boat to begin your exploration of the Mekong Delta. After a delicious lunch on board before cruising through the many palm fringed canals and waterways, as you witness local life along the shoreline.
** Please confirm the boat and itinerary for this portion of the SGJ**

DAY 9

Mekong Delta

Enjoy a leisurely breakfast before experiencing the unique rowing techniques of a sampan boat. Visit a coconut candy enterprise and cycle through the laneways of a local village. Return to the boat for sunset drinks on the deck.

DAY 10

Mekong Delta

Visit Tan Thuan Dong islet where you can either walk or cycle through this beautiful area. Enjoy lunch on board and free time to simply relax as you continue to enjoy panoramic views.

DAY 11

Mekong Delta to Phnom Penh

Cross the border from Vietnam into Cambodia and travel by speedboat to Phnom Penh. Visit theTuol Sleng Musuem and the Killing Fields memorial at Choeng Ek. Enjoy sunset drinks at the iconic Foreign Correspondent Club overlooking the beautiful Mekong River.

DAY 12

Phnom Penh to Siem Reap

Enjoy a morning cyclo ride through the backstreets of Phnom Penh. Discover Wat Phnom, the birthplace of the capital, the Royal Palace and its famous landmark, the Silver Pagoda, and the National Museum with its unique collection of Khmer art. Fly to Siem Reap.

DAY 13

Mekong Delta

Take a short bus ride to Angkor Wat and marvel at the silhouetted central spires at sunrise. Travel to Angkor Thom complex and see Bayon temple. Return to town for lunch before exploring Banteay Srei temple and Ta Prohm temple. In the evening, join your group for a farewell dinner.

DAY 14

Depart Siem Reap

It’s time to say goodbye, but just think of all the wonderful stories you will take home. A transfer will take you to the airport for your onward travels.

Hotel Description

Day 1 and 2
Day 3
Day 4 and 5

Hanoi

Halong Bay

Hoi An

4/5
5/5
4/5

The Ann Hotel

Bhaya Cruise

La Siesta

Day 6 and 7
Day 8, 9 and 10

Saigon

Mekong Delta

Hotel Equatorial

Mekong Eyes

5/5
5/5
Day 11
Day 12 and 13

Phnom Penh

Siem Reap

Sun & Moon Urban Hotel

Steung Siem Reap Hotel

4/5
4/5

What´s included

Excluded

Departure Dates and Rates

2022DAYPRICE TWIN ROOMPRICE SINGLE ROOMPROMO
April723243142
2123243142
May521602875
1921602875
June221602875
1621602875
3021602875
July721602875
2121602875
August421602875
1821602875
121602875
September1521602875
2921602875
October1323243142
2723243142
November1023243142
2423243142
December823243142
2223243142

2023DAYPRICE TWIN ROOMPRICE SINGLE ROOMPROMO
January1223243142
2623243142
February923243142
2323243142
March923243142
2323243142

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Essence of Vietnam & Cambodia
Essence of Vietnam & Cambodia

From £ 2,160

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