The 10 Days Vietnam Cambodia
Feast your eyes on the lush green rice terraces of Vietnam and visit traditional temples to discover historical Cambodia.
Total Costing For This Tour : Rs. 1,12,500/- Per Person on double sharing basis
5% GST applicable.
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Day 1: Arrival Hanoi Vietnam (D)
Our English speaking guide will meet and welcome you at Noi Bai international airport.
Transfer you to Hanoi downtown for check in.
Stay overnight at hotel in Hanoi.
Day 2: Hanoi city tour full day (B,L,D)
After breakfast, meet your guide at your hotel and depart on tour to visit Hanoi with
the following highlights:
The Temple of Literature, Vietnam’s first university. Constructed in 1070, the gardens and well-preserved architecture offer a relaxing glimpse into Vietnam’s past.
Have a 20 minute drive out of town to visit the serene Museum of Ethnology where you observe Vietnam’s diverse culture through the Museum’s unique presentation of artefacts and dress used in daily life. (Museum of Ethnology is closed on Mondays).
The Buddhist Tran Quoc Pagoda, the oldest of all pagodas in Hanoi – located beside the dazzling West Lake. Continuing to visit Quan Thanh Temple, with its spacious and charming landscape helps highlight the ancient and romantic beauty of this area. Quan Thanh Temple is dedicated to Saint Huyen Thien Tran Vu who guarded and administered the north of the country.
Drive back to central Hanoi for a walking tour through the Old Quarter to enjoy the bustling local life.
This bustling area of narrow streets and alleys is home to literally thousands of small businesses and shopkeepers. It’s a great place to explore with plenty of photo opportunities all around you.
Stay overnight at hotel in Hanoi.
Day 3: Hanoi – Halong. Stay overnight on board (B,L,D)
Your morning departure from your hotel in Hanoi to Halong Bay takes you on a journey through the rich farmlands of the Red River Delta. Observe everyday life of Vietnamese Villages as you see the villagers work the local rice fields, take live pigs to market on bicycles and plough the fields withtheir large water buffaloes.
Arrive in Halong and board a traditional sailing junk. As the vessel sets sails, you will be greeted by the Crew Team who will aim throughout your stay at providing you with the highest standards of service for a pure pleasure and utmost comfort onboard. Discover some of the treasures disseminated across the Bay of the Descending Dragon during the afternoon: fascinating caves, pristine beaches, picturesque floating villages, fantastic rock formations rising up out of emerald water. While onboard, you can take advantage at leisure of the cruise services; surrounded by a stunning setting in motion, you could attend our chef’s cooking demonstration and try your skills in the art of traditional Vietnamese cooking.
Defined to be one of the highlights of your stay, a highly refined, innovative and varied cuisine will be presented for Lunch and Dinner in the elegant dining-room, accompanied by a wide selection of wines and beverages (with extra charge applied) for drink).
In the evening enjoy the entertainment activities as movie night, squid fishing or just enjoying a cocktail surrounded by limestone rocks majestically springing out from silent waters in the night.
Stay overnight in a cruise in Halong.
Day 4: Halong – Hanoi airport ñ Ho Chi Minh city (Brunch,D)
Early birds can attend a Tai Chi demonstration on the sundeck at the break of dawn. Start theday enjoying some delights with a light breakfast and follow by a colorful brunch. Continue exploring Halong Bay sailing across its 2000 islets and visiting some of its major highlights.
After the tour, transfer to Noi Bai airport for flight to Saigon in the late afternoon.
Stay overnight at hotel in Saigon.
Day 5: Cu Chi tunnels – Saigon city tour (B,L,D)
08:30: guide and vehicle pick up clients from hotel lobby and enjoy the visit.
The Cu Chi Tunnels are an immense network of interconnected tunnels near Saigon that are part of a much larger network lying below much of the country. A guided visit to these tunnels provides a better understanding of their history, the hardship of life underground and the resilience of the Vietnamese during combat.
The tunnels were built and used initially by the Viet Cong guerrillas as hiding spots to protect them from the French air and ground sweeps. They later served as communication routes, storage facilities, hospitals and living quarters for the guerrilla fighters throughout theVietnam-American war.
You’re invited to enter a section of the tunnels to witness the secrets of the tunnels firsthand.
Your guide will also show you various mantraps employed from this period, the remains of an American tank and numerous B52 bomb craters. There is also the opportunity to fire an M60, M16 or AK47 rifle at the range next to the tunnel complex.
After returning to Saigon, learn about the city’s historic landmarks as you tour the city with your guide. Visit the former Presidential Palace, headquarters to the Saigon Government during the Vietnam-American war. You may also like to visit the War Remnants Museum for a vivid insight into the Vietnam-American war from a Vietnamese perspective. Next stop is the Notre Dame Cathedral, a red brick building with twin spires based on the original construction from Paris, then head across the square to the Central Post Office designed by the French architect Gustav Eiffel.
Stay overnight in Saigon.
After breakfast, cross the border and transfer to Phnom Penh by express bus. It takes around
6-7 drive hours for this transfer. Upon arrival, transfer to hotel for check in.
Up on arrival, welcome direct transfer to visit The Monument Independent: A short stop for taking photograph. The Monument which is patterned on a lotus flower bud, adorned with Naga heads (multi-headed cobras), and obviously reminiscent in design of the towers of Angkor Wat. Souvenir Shop: For shopping. Naga Casino & Resort and try your best luck
Stay overnight in Phnom Penh.
Breakfast at the hotel visit: Royal Palace and Silver Pagoda: the Royal Palace compound build in 1866 by the Predecessors of King Norodom, is the most conspicuous feature and also one of impressive colorful Khmer-style Palaces. Nearside the Royal Palace is Silver
Pagoda (The Emerald Buddha temple), display plenty of Buddha Statues that were decorated and made by diamond, emerald, gold and silver. Visit Wat Phnom: the birthplace of the capital; according to legend, Phnom Penh was founded here when a woman named Penh found four Buddha statues and built the temple to house them, from there you can enjoy views over the Tree-lined avenues of Phnom Penh. Russian Market: Offers the largest and most varied selection of Traditional souvenirs, curios and other items of interest to the visitor.
Afternoon, transfer to Siem Reap by private car without guide, the journey takes approx. 6hous.
Arrival, transfer to hotel check in. Stay overnight Siem Reap
Breakfast at the hotel, we explore to visit Angkor Thom: The ancient capital (12th century). See the South Gate including Bayon Temple, unique for its 54 towers decorated with over 200 smiling faces of Avolokitesvara. The Royal Enclosure, Phimeanakas The Elephant Terrace and the Terrace of the Leper King. Ta Prohm: One of the most popular temples, this sprawling complex is famous for its jungle-like, ruined atmosphere, and the giant trees which rise from the stone, gripping the temple in their extensive roots.
The temple appears very much as it would have to the first European explores and invites visitors to linger
in its crumbling passageways.
Afternoon visit: Local market for traditional souvenir shopping.Thommanan, Chaosay Tevoda, Ta Keo:
small, attractive temple in very good condition, built at the same time as Angkor Wat, 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.
Stay overnight in Siem Reap
After breakfast, free on own leisure till time transfer for departure to your next destination. Tour ends here.