- Duration: 14 days
- Location: Vietnam- Laos- Cambodia
- Places : 15
- Prix: 1890 GBP PER PERSON ( SAVE 40 %)
SET DEPARTURE DATE 2018 – INDOCHINA TOUR
2018: 27 Apr, 19 May, 20 Jul**, 17 Aug**, 21 Sep**, 19 Oct, 17 Nov,
2019: 7 Jan , 8 April , 3 June, 5 Aug*, 7 Oct, 2 Dec*
* For departures on these dates the price starts from £1940
** For departures on these dates the price starts from £2040
3 STAR HOTELS
Ha Noi: An Nam Legend Hotel or Similar –http://www.annamlegend.com/
Ha Long bay: Luxury White Dolphin Cruise –http://www.whitedolphincruises.com/ourcruises/luxury-white-dolphin-cruise/
Luang Prabang: My Dream Resort or Similar – http://www.mydreamresort.com/
Siem Reap: Mother home boutique http://www.motherhomeboutique.com/
Ho Chi Minh City : Elios Hotel or Similar – http://www.elioshotel.vn/
Airlines :Vietjet air – 20 kg luggage per person
UPGRADE TO 4 STAR HOTEL WITH SWIMMING POOL : 214 GBP/Person
Ha Noi: Tiran Hotel or Similar –http://www.tiranthotel.com/
Ha Long bay: Flamingo cruises or Similar– http://flamingocruises.vn/
Luang Prabang: Belle Rive Boutique or Similar – http://thebellerive.com/
Siem Reap: Royal Empire hotel www.royalempirehotel.com
Ho Chi Minh City : Eden Star Saigon hotel or Similar – https://www.edenstarsaigonhotel.com/
Airlines : Vietjet air – 20 kg luggage per person
UPGRADE TO 5 STAR HOTEL WITH SWIMMING POOL : 614 GBP/Person
Ha Noi: Apricot Hotel or Similar –http://apricothotels.com/
Ha Long bay: La Regina Legend Cruise or Similar – https://lareginacruises.com/vi/
Luang Prabang: Victoria Xiengthong Palace or Similar – http://www.victoriahotel.asia/
Siem Reap: Borei Angkor hotel or Similar – www.boreiangkor.com
Ho Chi Minh City : The Myst Dong Khoi or Similar – http://www.themystdongkhoihotel.com/
Airlines : Vietnam airlines
What are included ?
- Door-to-door pick-up & drop-off services
- International Flights between Vietnam and LONDON BY VIETNAM AIRLINES
- 11 nights accommodation shared in Double/ Twin room with daily breakfast
- Domestic flights: Sai Gon – Ha Noi // Ha Noi – Luang Prabang // Luang Prabang – Siem Reap with 20kg luggage per pax
- Experienced English speaking guide
- 2 days 1 night on Halong Bay cruise program with in-house guide on board
- Meals as stated in the itinerary (B: Breakfast; L: Lunch; D: Dinner)
- All sightseeing tickets
- Tissues and water on coach
- Services charges and government tax
- Exclusive and personalized single agent/single customer service
- No extra charge after services confirmation
- 24/7 hotline support guaranteed
What are not included ?
- Beverage, Personal expenses, tips and gratuities
- Travel insurance
- Visa fees
Indochina is full of surprises and new experiences – this Indochina tour package allows you to discover, feel and experience the highlights of the region in 14 days as the tour starts in the magical attractions of charming Vietnam and comes to Luang Prabang of Laos , end in Cambodia with the in the middle being .
DAY 01: LONDON DEPARTURE
Today you will be ready at departure airport to depart to Vietnam. Please contact us if you from other country to check flight.
DAY 02: HO CHI MINH CITY ARRIVAL
Upon arrival at Tan Son Nhat Airport, our guide and driver will welcome you and transfer you to hotel in Ho Chi Minh City. The rest of your day is at leisure for independent exploration.
Overnight in Ho Chi Minh city
DAY 03: MEKONG DELTA DAY TRIP (B)
A trip to Mekong Delta to immerse yourself in the natural beauty and the rich culture of the vibrant southern Delta region. Boating down the river to experience the local life, fishing port, fishing floating house, enjoy the local folk song music and seasonal fresh fruit.
Kick start your day in this Indochina tour with a hearty breakfast and a trip to Mekong Delta follows, depart for My Tho, the town lies on the left side of the Mekong River. Boarding the sampan and cruising down the river around the four beautiful islands known as Dragon, Unicorn, Phoenix and Tortoise islands.
Stop over at Unicorn Island, go walking around country lane and seeing orchards, enjoy tropical fruits, folk song music which performed by the local people. Visit the fruit plantation.
Riding a hand-rowed sampan through Thoi Son canal and treat yourself in the beauty of the countryside, visit the family business, visit honey-bee farm, enjoy honey tea and coconut candy workshop.
Have lunch at local restaurant. Break time.
In the afternoon, time for cycling around the Tan Thach village, meet the local villagers to experience the local daily life in the Mekong delta. Hammock relaxing and enjoy cool breeze for those can’t join the cycling trip. Return to Ho Chi Minh.
DAY 04: VISITING CU CHI TUNNEL (B)
Depart for Cu Chi tunnel, the trip will take approximately one and a half hours bus driving. Upon arrival, before exploring the tunnels, you will have some short introduction followed by introductory video about how the tunnels were constructed and how the people survive in the harsh conditions of the war time. Then, spend your time to explore the remaining area and tunnel systems which included the special constructed living areas with kitchens, bedrooms side by side with other martial facilities like storage, weapons factories, field hospitals, and command centers helping whoever lives inside the tunnels meet their basic needs. Besides, there are also many hidden trap doors and dangerous traps within the maze-like tunnels for security purpose during the war. Afterward, special tea and cassava (guerilla’s food during the war) will be served.
Break time for relax or time for those who want to try the real shooting gun.
Return to Saigon. End trip
DAY 05: HO CHI MINH – HA NOI (B)
Having breakfast in your hotel, then we transfer you to the airport for the flight to Ha Noi.
Upon arrival, meet your driver at the airport and drive back to hotel for check-in. Remaining leisure time in Ha Noi for the first sight.
Overnight in Ha Noi
DAY 06: HA NOI – HA LONG BAY (B/L/D)
Our guide and shuttle bus will pick you up at lobby of hotel and start journey east to Halong Bay, through picturesque rice-farming villages of the Red River Delta, where we see every day Vietnamese village life. On arrival, we board a beautiful traditional junk and spend a full day and night cruising the bay’s 3000 magnificent limestone islets. In the evening when the boat is anchored in the middle of the stunning lagoon, we enjoy a wonderful seafood meal and later there is opportunity for an evening swim from the side of the boat. Spend the night on the luxurious boat
DAY 07: HA LONG BAY – HA NOI (B/L)
Rise early for a lesson in Tai Chi or just to enjoy a hearty breakfast. The boat will make its way back to the port stopping at the Cave of Surprises, full of stalagmites and stalactites. From here, it’s clear sailing back to the main harbor and the return Hanoi around 4.30pm. Drop at hotel in Hanoi. Free time on your own. Overnight in Hanoi
DAY 08: BA VI ECO TOUR (B/L)
You will be picked up form hotel at 07:30 and transferred to Ba Vi. You will visit 3 villages, at each
village the local host will show you Vietnamese countryside life. You will be welcomed by Mr Duoc
– a veteran, listen to his stories about his life during and after Vietnam War. He also is an expert on
handling the raw tea leaves and making it into the products to sell on the market Then you will
visit a tea village with 30-years old tea trees. There besides walking and helping local people to
harvest the tea leaves, you will know how to pick the best part of the tea tree to make the most
wonderful beverage in the world. Then heading to Mrs Chin’s house for a cooking lesson and have
lunch with in the garden. After the lunch have some rest and your host will take you around her
village and you will visit the local workshops. You will learn how to make tofu, unshell the rice and
will see the workshop of local hammerer who is working there for 70 years. Cycling through the
rice fields then you will arrive to the house of your next host Mr Chau, have your feet soaking in
warm water with herb leaves following the recipes of Muong ethnic minorities. Continue the boat
trip along the Da river and viewing the stunning scenery and discover the life of local people
alongside the river.
Drive back to Hanoi in the evening, end your Bavi Eco Tour at the hotel around 18:30.
DAY 09: HA NOI – FLY TO LUANG PRABANG (B)
Moving on with the 2nd country in this Indochina tour!
Breakfast at hotel. Transfer to Noi Bai airport to fly to Luang Prabang. Arrival in Luang Prabang and transfer to the hotel for check in, free at your leisure time. Overnight in Luang Prabang.
Luang Prabang is an ancient capital of Kingdom of Laos recognized as World Cultural Heritage Site in 1995. The ancient town is not only a remarkable example of the fusion of traditional architecture and colonial urban structures in 19th century, but also a cultural and religious place for locals.
DAY 10: LUANG PRABANG TOUR (B)
After breakfast, we board a cruise upstream on the Mekong River, which gives us a panoramic view of the tranquil countryside.
Our first stop is the village of Ban Muangkeo, then visit mysterious Pak Ou Caves, two linked caves crammed with thousands of gold lacquered Buddha statues of various shapes and sizes left by pilgrims. In the afternoon we transfer by road to the beautiful Kuang Si Waterfall where you can cool off with a refreshing swim in the pools or walk along the forest trails.
We then return to Luang Prabang by early evening in time for a sunset view over the Mekong.
DAY 11: LUANG PRABANG – FLY TO SIEM REAP (B)
Breakfast at hotel. Guests can wake up early in the morning to see the most sacred Laos traditions, the Buddhist Alms Giving Ceremony. The unique ceremony takes place daily as the sun rises and is one of the most Buddhist religious rituals still preserved in Laos.
Free time for relaxing or own activities until transfer to the airport for international flight to Hanoi. Upon arrival at Siem Reap’s Airport, our driver will welcome you and transfer you to hotel in Siem Reap. Overnight in Siem Reap.
DAY 12: ANGKOR TOUR (B)
After breakfast, visit to The South Gate of Angkor Thom: Bayob Temple, The Royal Enclosure, Phimeanaka, Elephant and Leper King Terrace. Continue visit to Ta Promh and the World Heritage of Angkor Wat – the “Seven Wonders of the world”. It is the most well-preserved temples among the Angkor monuments, well-known for its magnificent and detailed relief of the construction, also is the world’s largest temples.
After lunch, visit to Thommanan, ChaosayTevoda, Ta Keo: small, attractive temple in very good condition, built all the same time as Angkor Wat. Continue to Angkor Wat: The “7th Wonders’of the World”. World Heritage Site since 1992, famous for its beauty and splendor. Angkor Wat features the longest continuous bas-relief in the world, which runs along the outer gallery walls and narrates stories from Hindu mythology. Continue visit to Bakheng Hill: Sunset viewing on the top of the hill. Bakheng is the first major temple to be constructed in the Angkor area; this temple-mountain offers extraordinary views of the Tonle Sap and Angkor Wat. Overnight in Siem Reap.
DAY 13: SIEM REAP DEPARTURE (B)
In the morning, we transfer to the airport for the flight departure
DAY 14 : ARRIVING HOME
Arrive home and let your memories of this magical trip begin.
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