12 Nights Highlights of Vietnam & Cambodia Tour
From only R 26 590 pps
Return flights from Johannesburg
9 Day/8 night tour of Vietnam
5 Day/4 night tour of Cambodia
Accommodation in twin/double rooms with breakfast daily
Meals mentioned in the itinerary
Air-conditioned transportation with English speaking guides
Mineral water on tours & welcome kit
Various entrance fees
Domestic flights and transfers
Meals not specified
Items of a personal nature
Tips and porters at the hotels
Day 1 – Arrival in Hanoi.
Meet & Transfer to city. Check in hotel. The rest of the day is free. Overnight in Hanoi.
Day 2 – Hanoi half day sightseeing. (B)
In the morning, take a half-day city tour to Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum (closed from Sept – Nov), One Pillar Pagoda, Temple of Literature and a walking tour of the Old Quarter. The afternoon is free. (Optional tours are available at additional charge)
Day 3 – Hanoi – Halong (B/L/D)
After breakfast, drive to Halong. Embark for a cruise around Halong Bay. Overnight in Halong.
Day 4 – Halong Bay – Hanoi – Night train to Hue (Brunch)
A morning boat cruise around Halong Bay with brunch onboard. In the afternoon, drive back to Hanoi. That evening, transfer to Hanoi railway station for overnight train to Hue.
Day 5 – Hue arrival – half day sightseeing (L)
Arrive in Hue, meet at railway station & transfer to hotel. Lunch with Hue specialties at a local restaurant. In the afternoon, visit the Hue Citadel and Royal Antique Museum
Day 6 – Hue – Hoi An (B)
In the morning, take a boat trip on Huong River to Thien Mu Pagoda then drive to Hoi An Ancient town. In the afternoon, take a walking tour to explore this World Heritage Site. Highlights include an ancient merchant house, the Phuc Kien
Assembly Hall, the 400-year-old Japanese Covered Bridge and the vibrant riverside market.
Day 7 – Hoi An – Da Nang – Flight to Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) (B)
The morning is free. (Optional tours are available at additional charge) In the afternoon, take a flight to HCMC. Transfer to hotel upon arrival.
Day 8 – HCMC City half day sightseeing. (B)
Half day tour including Cathedral, GPO, the China town with a visit to Binh Tay market and Thien Hau temple. The afternoon is free. (Optional tours are available at additional charge).
Day 09 – HCMC to Phnom Penh (B)
07:00/08:00: After breakfast, pick up at hotel in Ho Chi Minh city and transfer to the bus station and take a SIC BUS from Saigon to Phnom Penh. Arrive the bus station in Phnom Penh, our guide meets and transfers to the hotel to check in.
Day 10 – Phnom Penh To Siem Reap (B)
Visit some of the capital’s most impressive sites including the National Museum, the Silver Pagoda containing the Emerald Buddha statue, the Royal Palace. In the afternoon transfer to the bus station and take a SIC BUS from Phnom Penh to Siem Reap. Siem Reap is the base for exploring the ancient temples of Angkor. This amazing ruined city, built between the 9th and the 13th centuries, deep in the Cambodian jungle is spread out over some 60 square miles, scattered with walled cities and magnificent stone temples, sculptures, causeways and reservoirs.
Day 11 – Siem Reap to Angkor Complex (B)
Enter Angkor Thom via the Southern Gate and explore the ancient city. Then proceed to visit the ruins at Bayon, Baphoun, Phimeanakas, the Royal Palace, the Elephant Terrace and the Leper King Terrace. On the way back, swing by the Ta Prohm Temple which is mystically enveloped in the jungle. In the afternoon, visit the magnificent Angkor Wat. Explore its extraordinary architecture and enjoy a spectacular sunset over the monuments. Overnight in Siem Reap.
Day 12 – Siem Reap(B)
Full day at leisure. Overnight in Siem Reap.
Day 13: Siem Reap – Departure (B)
Free until transfer to the airport for departure flight
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