- Duration: 16 DAYS
- Location: VIETNAM- CAMBODIA- THAILAND
- Places : 15 Seats
- Prix: FROM 2599 AUD PER PERSON
The journey takes you through three countries with divergent histories and distinct cultures. Start your tour in Siem Reap as the ancient capital of Khmer and be wowed by the magnificent temples of Angkor Wat. Head to Hanoi and feel the serene tranquility of beautiful colonial at the "beating heart" of Vietnam. Cruising into the emerald water and see the stunning limestone seascape of scenic Halong Bay. Finishing off at Thailand's largest island You will see a little piece of everything these awesome countries have to offer.
»Hanoi: Discover a different side of Vietnam's capital city, cycling around the village and rice fields.
»Halong Bay: Enjoy an overnight cruise in the most magnificent bay of the country, one of the UNESCO-recognised World Heritage Sites.
»Ho Chi Minh City: Discover "The Pearl of the Orient" and vibrant nightlife
»Hoi An: The peaceful essence of the atmosphere of Hoi An welcomes you to come and relax in this lantern town.
»Siem Reap: A getaway to the ancient world.
»Phuket: Relaxing on the beautiful paradise, a blend of resorts lifestyle, exotic Thai culture and hedonistic nightlife.
DAY 1: DEPART FROM AUSTRALIA – HANOI ARRIVAL
Upon arrival, your driver will meet and greet you at the airport. Enjoy a transfer from the airport to your accommodation. Check in at the hotel and have a rest after the flight.
You can mooch through the streets of the city. Historic charm, architectural marvels, and products’ variety are splashed all over this area.
DAY 2: BA VI ECO TOUR (B/L)
Have breakfast at the hotel then you will be escorted by an experienced English-speaking guide, a countryside located at the outskirt of Hanoi. The approximate travel time is one hour and 30 minutes.
Then arriving at Mr. Duoc’s house, you will be welcomed with fresh honey tea and green lentils or lotus seeds that made by his family. Imagine a Vietnam in the old time of war through stories of Mr. Duoc, who is not only a veteran who lives during those hard times but also a green tea expert. You will visit his tea plantation which is one of the largest in Ri village and join with locals in green tea processing. Afterward, have a Vietnamese cooking demonstration with another local host and then enjoy a home-cooked lunch in a lovely garden.
After that, you will wander around the village and mingling with local people. You will visit the local craftsman who has been skilled at making conical hats from a very young age and other workshops in the village to see how people there make tofu or shell the rice. As you meander through the countryside you will experience the friendliness of the local people greeting you along the way. Then join your guides for a leisurely cycling trip along the country roads. Observe traditional Vietnamese rural life as the local people work in the paddy fields. Along the way, watch out for a water buffalo plowing a paddy field while ducks swim across the top. Stop at another host family for foot bathing following the recipes of Muong ethnic group and relaxing time before embarking on your private boat for a trip along the Da river. Later, enjoy a transfer between Ba Vi to your accommodation in Hanoi.
DAY 3: HANOI – HALONG BAY (B/L/D) SHARING CRUISE
In the morning, after breakfast at the hotel, the Cruise team will pick you up. Take the most scenic route to reach Halong Bay, taking you across the Red River Delta with emerald green rice paddies stretching for as far as the eyes can see. On arrival to Halong, you will enjoy a cruise on the Bay and explore the limestone rocks and the karst grottoes.
After you are done with your exploration of the bay, it is time to enjoy an utterly delicious seafood lunch, after which there will be a trip to the famous limestone cave in Ha Long bay, you’ll get to spend some time here, kayaking or swimming, so that you can get closer to the floating villages and shops. Towards the evening, you will return to the boat for an early dinner, followed by some time at leisure. You can optionally attend the activities taking part on the boat or just relax.
Overnight on cruise.
DAY 4: HALONG BAY – HOI AN (B/L) SHARING CRUISE
Rise early for a Tai Chi lesson or just to enjoy a hearty breakfast. The boat will make its way back to the port stopping at the Limestone Cave, full of stalagmites and stalactites. From here, it’s clear sailing back to the main harbor and transferred to Noi Bai airport for flight to Hoi An.
DAY 5: HOI AN LANTERN MAKING LESSON (B)
Enjoy a hearty breakfast at the hotel and get ready for a lantern making lesson. Lanterns are the symbol of Hoi An and a big part of the local culture; you will have the opportunity to learn how to make them. Your guide will meet you at the hotel at 8 am and you will cycle through the town to the craftsman home. You will be given an introduction about the lanterns and how it became the symbol of Hoi An, along with a demonstration of making a lantern. You will have an opportunity to create your own lantern and keep it as a souvenir
After the lesson you will have time to explore Hoi An at your own peace, seeing what interest you.
Overnight in Hoi An.
DAY 6: HOI AN LEISURE DAY (B)
Today you will have free time explore Hoi An at your own pace, seeing what interests you. This ancient town is full of Japanese merchant houses and pagodas, temples and antique warehouses. Or just lounge about in a laid-back riverside café on the bank of the Thu Bon River.
(OPTIONAL TOUR: HOI AN ECO TOUR)
Today your English-speaking guide will meet you at the hotel and take you to a tour of the countryside and rivers around Hoi An. As you meander through the countryside you will experience the friendliness of the local people greeting you along the way. After that, you will board the Hoi An Eco-tour boat for a river cruise to meet and engage with local fishermen. Enjoy a hands-on experience of traditional net fishing. You will also take a paddleboat trip in a unique Vietnamese bamboo basket boat down the waterways of a coconut palm paradise.
In the afternoon, leisure time on your own exploring the ancient town or relaxing at the hotel.
Price for optional tour - 56 AUD per person (group tour)
DAY 7: HOI AN FLY TO HO CHI MINH CITY (B) – FLIGHT INCLUDED
Have breakfast at the hotel and relaxing time before boarding a flight from Da Nang to Ho Chi Minh City. Approximately flight time is one hour and 30 minutes. Upon your arrival, you will be transferred from the airport to your hotel in Ho Chi Minh City’s center.
DAY 8: HO CHI MINH – MEKONG DELTA (B/L) GROUP TOUR
Kick start your day with a hearty breakfast and a trip to Mekong Delta follows, you will be greeted by an experienced English-speaking guide and professional driver to My Tho, the town lies on the left side of the Mekong River. Then 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 the country lane and seeing orchards, enjoy tropical fruits, folk song music which performed by the local people and visits the fruit plantation. Then you will take a hand-rowed sampan through Thoi Son canal and immerse yourself in the beauty of the countryside, visit the family workshops and honey-bee farm, try some honey tea and coconut candies specialties.
Refuel yourself with a Vietnamese traditional meal and later pedal around the Tan Thach village, meet the local villagers to experience the local daily life in the Mekong Delta. If you are not keen on a cycling trip, then enjoy a cool breeze and relaxing time in a hammock.
Afterward, you will be transferred back to your accommodation.
DAY 09: HO CHI MINH CITY LEISURE DAY (B)
Today you will have free time explore Ho Chi Minh City at your own pace, seeing what interests you.
(OPTIONAL TOUR: CU CHI TUNNELS )
You will be picked up by an experienced English-speaking guide to Cu Chi Tunnels, located in the countryside near Ho Chi Minh City. Approximate travel time is one hour and 30 minutes. The residents of Cu Chi took the war underground into a highly developed network of tunnels that at its height stretched as far as Cambodia and included meeting rooms, kitchens and triage areas. Imperceptible from the ground, opposing armies could roll their tanks over the bunkers without causing damage to the tunnels below. Living conditions were harsh – in addition to fighting the war, resident’s battled food and oxygen scarcity, venomous insects, and cramped living quarters. Gain important insight into the prolonged struggle against invading armies, and appreciation for the resilience and spirit of the Vietnamese people. After that, travelers can try the delicious manioc which was the main food for guerilla-warriors in Cu Chi during the war. Visitors can try to fire off an AK47 or MK16 or machine guns at the nearby shooting range.
Then enjoy a transferred back to your accommodation.
Price for optional tour - 40 AUD per person (group tour)
DAY 10: HO CHI MINH CITY FLY TO SIEM REAP (B) – FLIGHT INLCUDED
Breakfast at the hotel. Then, taking the flight to Siem Reap. Upon arrival our driver with guide will meet you and transfer to your hotel. Check in hotel and free at your leisure time to get your energy back.
DAY 11: ANGKOR WAT TOUR (B)
After breakfast, you will visit the South Gate of Angkor Thom: Bayob Temple, The Royal Enclosure, Phimeanaka, Elephant and Leper King Terrace. Continue visit to Ta Promh, which also called as the jungle temple.
After lunch, you will visit Thommanan, Chaosay Tevoda, Ta Keo: small, attractive temple in very good condition, built at the same time as Angkor Wat. Continue to Angkor Wat – one of the “7th Wonders’of the World”. It is officially 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. Then you will visit Bakheng Hill for a sunset view from the top of the hill. Bakheng is the first major temple constructed in the Angkor area; this temple-mountain offers extraordinary views of the Tonle Sap and Angkor Wat.
DAY 12: SIEM REAP FLY TO PHUKET (B) – FLIGHT INCLUDED
Have breakfast at the hotel, then have a free leisure time until a private cab will transfer you to the airport for the next flight to Phuket
DAY 13: PHUKET LEISURE DAY (B)
Have some relaxing time at Phuket beaches.
DAY 14: PHUKET LEISURE DAY (B)
Have some relaxing time at Phuket beaches.
DAY 15: PHU KET DEPARTURE (B)
Relish a healthy breakfast on the final day of your trip. Have a relaxing time before transferring to Phuket International Airport by a professional driver. Then fly back to your homeland.
DAY 16: AUSTRALIA ARRIVAL
Today you will get back home.
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|Start Date||Availability||Price (Per person)|
|26th June 2019||15||3159 AUD|
|17th July 2019||15||2799 AUD|
|31st July 2019||15||2799 AUD|
|24th August 2019||15||2799 AUD|
|18th September 2019||15||2799 AUD|
|25th September 2019||15||3159 AUD|
|25th October 2019||15||2799 AUD|
|31st October 2019||15||2949 AUD|
|6th November 2019||15||2949 AUD|
|12th November 2019||15||2949 AUD|
|1st December 2019||15||2949 AUD|
|4th December 2019||15||2949 AUD|
|9th December 2019||15||3399 AUD|
|8th January 2020||15||3399 AUD|
|24th January 2020||15||2949 AUD|
|5th February 2020*||15||2599 AUD|
|19th February 2020||15||2949 AUD|
|6th March 2020||15||2949 AUD|
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√Door-to-door pick-up & drop-off services
√All transportation mentioned above
√International flights from Sydney/ Melbourne to Hanoi and from Phuket to Sydney/ Melbourne, include up to 20 kg of checked luggage per pax., operated by Vietnam Airlines and Jet Star Airlines or similar. If you are traveling from a different city, please contact us
√International flights from Ho Chi Minh to Siem Reap and from Seam Reap to Phuket, include up to 20 kg of checked luggage per pax
√Domestic flights between Ho Chi Minh City to Danang and Danang to Hanoi include up to 20 kg of checked luggage per pax
√Accommodation shared in Double/ Twin/ Triple room with daily breakfast (including 5% service fee and 10% VAT tax)
√Check-in room at 14:00 // Check-out room at 12:00 noon (Except Early check-in or Late check-out mentioned in the program)
√Experienced English speaking guide
√Meals as stated in the itinerary (B: Breakfast; L: Lunch; D: Dinner)
√All sightseeing tickets according to the itinerary
√Tissues and water on coach
√Service charges and government tax
√Exclusive and personalized single agent/single customer service
√24/7 hotline support guaranteed
√Vietnam Visa letter approval
√No extra charge after services confirmation
X Beverage, Personal expenses, tips, and gratuities
X Travel insurance
X Public holiday surcharge (if any)
X Compulsory Gala Dinner on 24 Dec and 31 Dec
X Early check-in and Late check-out (If not mentioned)
X Visa stamping fee on arrival at the airport (Vietnam: 25$/person)
X Surcharge for airport cabs from 12:00 am – 05:00 am
X Other services not mentioned above
FLIGHT ESSENTIAL INFORMATION
- All flight tickets for set departure date must be booked 65 days in advance. After 65 days, a surcharge must be applied.
- Some flights may depart a day before/after, involve up to 2 transits, stopovers or a substitute airline. Such changes are beyond our control, as availability on flights can vary.
- Once your flights are confirmed and ticketed, flights are non-refundable and non-changeable. Full names (First, Middle & Surname) as per passport must be provided for ticketing.
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- Price based on twin sharing. Single supplement surcharge 700 AUD per person for 3-star hotel, 967 AUD per person for 4-star hotel, 1577 AUD per person for 5-star hotel
- Any un-utilized services, unused tours or hotel rooms are non-refundable
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- Itinerary may be changed upon the uncontrolled weather conditions
- All tours are required to book 65 days of departure, within 65 days will be a surcharge if flight ticket price changes
- Some flights may depart a day before the itinerary and involve a transit. These changes are subject to availability and airline schedule changes