Day 1 Arrive Hanoi
Upon arrival at Hanoi Airport you will be met and transferred to your hotel. Enjoy a relaxing spa treatment at your hotel. Remaining of the day at leisure.
Day 2 Hanoi City Tour (BL)
Visit the Temple of Literature, Museum of Ethnology, Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, his former residence and the One-Pillar Pagoda. Enjoy a one-hour cyclo tour through Hanoi’s Old Quarter followed by a sunset cocktail on the rooftop of the Lotte Centre Hanoi.
Day 3 Hanoi to Halong Bay by seaplane (BLD)
Take the seaplane to Halong Bay and enjoy a scenic flight over Halong Bay. Depart on your cruise around Halong Bay and visit the Surprise Cave.
Day 4 Halong Bay Cruise (BLD)
Enjoy an early morning Tai Chi lesson then visit a local island, and explore the national park with a guide.
Day 5 Halong Bay to Hue (B)
After breakfast visit Cua Van floating village by bamboo boat. Before disembarking join a Vietnamese traditional tea ceremony then transfer to Hanoi airport and fly to Hue.
Day 6 Tour of Hue (BL)
Visit the Imperial Citadel and the Cat Tuong Quan retreat. After an organic lunch, take a short meditation walk then explore Thuy Bieu on a gentle bicycle ride. See the imperial tomb of Tu Duc before enjoying a nice champagne aperitif.
Day 7 Hue to Hoi An (BL)
Drive to Hoi An, stopping at a small fishing village for a boat ride and lunch. Continue to Lang Co Bay and over the Hai Van pass to Hoi An.
Day 8 Hoi An free day (BL)
Free day at leisure.
Day 9 Hoi An to Ho Chi Minh City (BL)
Time at leisure until your transfer to Danang airport for the flight to Ho Chi Minh City.
Day 10 Mekong River cruise (BLD)
Drive to the Mekong Delta and board your private sampan. Enjoy cruising the delightful backwaters.
Day 11 Mekong Delta to Ho Chi Minh City (B)
Visit Cai Rang Floating Market before disembarking and returning to Ho Chi Minh City.
Day 12 Fly to Siem Reap (B)
Fly to Siem Reap. Enjoy a short orientation tour in the afternoon.
Day 13 Siem Reap (BL)
Visit the ancient capital of Angkor Thom, continuing to Ta Prohm Temple, Preah Khan and Banteay Kdei. Afternoon visit to the great Angkor Wat and enjoy a sunset view over the temple.
Day 14 Siem Reap (BL)
Enjoy a morning cooking class where you will learn how to prepare traditional and delicious Khmer dishes under the guidance of our chef. In the afternoon, visit Les Artisans D’ Angkor, a workshop that teaches the unique craft of wood and stone carving. Afterwards, you will enjoy an easy bicycle ride to Tonle Sap Lake for a boat trip on the lake.
Day 15 Fly to Phnom Penh (B)
Fly to Phnom Penh. In the afternoon enjoy a walking tour visiting the National Museum,Wat Ounalom, Phsar Kandal and Phsar Chas. Continue to the night market, the French Quarter and Wat Phnom, before heading to the river for a drink at the Foreign Correspondents Club.
Day 16 Phnom Penh (BLD)
Explore the famous Royal Palace, built in 1866, then continue to the National Museum, a treasure chest of Angkorian and pre-Angkorian artefacts. Afternoon visit to the Killing Fields and Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum. This evening you will enjoy a dinner cruise aboard the Golden Cruise on the Chaktomuk River.
Day 17 Depart (B)
Transfer to Phnom Penh airport for your onward flight.
Prices and products are subject to availability at the time of booking.
Land only from £3,945. Single supplement from £1,445.
The deposit for these arrangements is £300 per person. Balance is due 10 weeks before departure.
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- Accommodation based on twin share at 5★ hotels
- Tours and meals as stated.