CAMBODIA & VIETNAM
TOUR COST from AUD2,438.00** Per Person Twin Share
Day 01 ARRIVE IN VIENTIANE (B)
Arrive in Vientiane, transfer to the hotel. In the afternoon, take a city tour to visit Wat Simuang, Vientiane’s most sacred site, and the religious museum at Wat Sisaket, Wat Pra Keo, That Luang Golden Stupa, and the Ratuxai Victory Gate, view the sunset along the banks of the Mekong River. Overnight in Vientiane.
Day 02 VIENTIANE - LUANG PRABANG (B)
Transfer to the airport for the morning flight to Luang Prabang. Hotel check-in, visit to Khuang Si Falls. In the afternoon enjoy a city tour with the Former Royal Palace, Wat Xieng Thong, Wat Sen, Wat Visun. End the day enjoying the sunset from the top of Mt. Phou Si. Overnight in Luang Prabang
Day 03 LUANG PRABANG - PAK OU - LUANG PRABANG (B,L)
Take a full-day boat trip on the mighty Mekong River. En route, visit the mysterious Pak Ou Caves, continue down river to Ban Xang Hai village. After a picnic lunch, return to Luang Prabang for a short visit to the typical Lao village at Ban Xang Khong. Overnight in Luang Prabang
Day 04 LUANG PRABANG - HANOI (B)
After breakfast, visit Luang Prabang Market and a number of shops selling antiques and silver jewellery made by mountain tribes. Transfer to the airport for the morning flight to Vientiane, then get the connecting flight to Hanoi, transfer to the hotel, Rest of the day is free to relax or to explore the ancient streets of Hanoi. In the evening, enjoy a water puppet show. Overnight in Hanoi.
Day 05 DAY 5: HANOI - HALONG (B)
After breakfast, visit the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum and Museum, the One Pillar Pagoda, and the Temple of Literature. In the afternoon, visit the Lake of Restored Sword, the bustling Old Quarter, and a traditional Vietnamese long house. Drive to Halong Bay for the night.
Day 06 HALONG - HANOI (B,L)
In the morning, take a 5-hour boat cruise through magnificent Halong bay, a Unesco designated world heritage site. Enjoy a seafood lunch on board, before transferring by car back to Hanoi. En route, stop at the Dong Trieu ceramic factory. Overnight in Hanoi.
Day 07 HANOI - HUE (B)
Morning flight from Hanoi to Hue, transfer to the hotel. Take a boat cruise through the centre of Hue on the romantic Perfume River. Visit the Thien Mu Pagoda along the riverbank. Transfer by car to visit the Citadel and the elaborate tomb of Emperor Tu Duc. Stop en route to learn how Vietnam's famous conical hats and colourful incense are made. Overnight in Hue
Day 08 HUE - DANANG - HOIAN (B)
Drive to Hoi An, stopover at the photogenic fishing village at Lang Co and at the Marble Mountains. Arrive in Hoi An, take a walking tour of this quaint town, visiting ancient merchants' houses, a Hokkien temple, the 400-year-old Japanese Covered Bridge, and the colourful riverside market. Late afternoon take a sunset boat trip on the Thu Bon river to Thanh Ha pottery village. Overnight in Hoian.
Day 09 HOIAN - MY SON - CUA DAI (B)
In the morning, drive to My Son, visit the extraordinary Cham ruins in a remote jungle valley. In the afternoon relax at Cua Dai Beach. Overnight in Hoian.
Day 10 HOIAN - DANANG – SAIGON (HO CHI MINH CITY)
Transfer to Da Nang airport for the morning flight to Ho Chi Minh City, transfer to the hotel. Take a walking tour of Dong Khoi St (formerly Rue Catinat) and Le Cong Kieu St., the rest of the day visit China town with Thien Hau Pagoda. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh city.
Day 11 HO CHI MINH CITY - CUCHI – HO CHI MINH CITY (B)
Transfer to Cu Chi and visit Cu Chi Tunnels. Lunch at a local restaurant. Back to HCMC. Visit the History Museum, lacquer-ware workshop, Notre Dame Cathedral and Central Post Office. Dinner. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh city.
Day 12 HO CHI MINH CITY - MY THO – HO CHI MINH CITY (B)
Drive to My Tho in the morning. Take a boat trip on the Mekong River. Stroll along the riverside to visit a farmer's house and Vinh Trang Pagoda. Lunch. Back to HCMC. Dinner and overnight in Ho Chi Minh city.
Day 13 HO CHI MINH CITY - SIEMREAP (B)
Breakfast, transfer to the airport for the flight to Siemriep, Pick-up and transfer to hotel. Visit to Preah Khan, Neak Poan, Tasom, Preah palilay, Preah pithu. 5:30PM, enjoy the wonderful views of Anglorwat Sunset from Bakheng temple Mountain. Dinner with Apsara dance show at restaurant. Overnight in Siemreap.
Day 14 SIEM REAP (B)
Breakfast. Visit to south gate of Angkor thom, Bayon temple, Thommanon, Chausay Tevada, Takeo, elephant terrace, Terrace of the Leper King. Overnight in Siemreap.
Day 15 DEPART SIEM REAP (B)
Breakfast. Free until the transfer to the airport for departure.
TOUR PRICES Quotation based on Twin Sharing Room – Charged in Australian dollars per person. Valid until 30 Sep. 2017
From AUD2438.00 per person
* All prices are NOT applied for the period from Dec. 24th to Jan. 5th and during Lunar New Year 2017
* All prices are NOT applied for compulsory Gala Dinners on Christmas and New Years’ Eve.
Accommodation with daily breakfast at hotels and homestay
Private transfers and transportation on tour
Local English speaking guide
Entrance fees as per the itinerary
Boat trips as mentioned
Meals as specified
Mineral water on sightseeing days
NOT Included in the tour prices
Vietnam (25USD)/Cambodia (30USD)/Lao (30USD) visa,(rates subject to change)
Other meals and all drinks/water at meal
International flight & airport taxes
Other tours and optional tours/services
Hotel early check in/late check out
Tips and gratuities.
Surcharge and compulsory Gala Dinners on Chrismas and New Years’ Eve