Multi-country Tours

Classic Vietnam, Cambodia and Thailand

access_time 14 Days / 13 Nights
bookmarks Private Tailor Made
location_on Hanoi – Halong – Ho Chi Minh City – Siem Reap – Bangkok – Phuket

Highlights

  • Explore Hanoi’s streets, rich with French influence and colonial architecture, telling Vietnam’s captivating history.
  • Sail peacefully through Lan Ha Bay’s limestone karst scenery for a tranquil alternative to Halong Bay.
  • Experience the lively atmospheres of Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City, delving into the dynamic energy of these contrasting urban landscapes.
  • Gain insight into Vietnam’s wartime resilience at the Cu Chi Tunnels near Ho Chi Minh City.
  • Cruise through the picturesque Mekong Delta, witnessing the essence of Vietnamese life and culture unfold before your eyes.
  • Must-visit attractions in Cambodia: Angkor Wat and Angkor Thom
  • Hidden gems: Ta Phrom Temple.
  • Admire traditional villages around Tonlé Sap Lake.
  • Explore historical and cultural Khmer monuments.
  • Discover the Thai cuisine
  • Relax on the beautiful beaches of Phuket

Welcome to Hanoi, Vietnam’s captivating capital, where the charm of its French colonial history mingles seamlessly with the energetic buzz of modern Asia. In this city, you’ll discover a blend of traditional architecture, serene lakes, and the constant movement of countless motorbikes, alongside a thriving cosmopolitan scene with trendy restaurants and boutiques.

You will be met on arrival at Hanoi International Airport with a welcome signboard with your names on it and a private transfer to your selected hotel, allowing you to settle in and start exploring the city at your own pace, either by enjoying the hotel amenities or venturing out for your initial taste of Hanoi’s unique atmosphere.

Overnight in Hanoi.

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Today, your private guide and driver will take you on a tour of Hanoi’s top attractions, followed by an exploration of authentic local cuisine away from the usual tourist spots. Begin your day at the Ho Chi Minh Memorial Complex, exploring the Mausoleum and his House on Stilts. Then, stroll through quaint lanes to Huu Tiep Lake and visit a centuries-old temple and the B52 crash site, a historical relic. Explore the Museum of Ethnology before enjoying a traditional Pho noodle soup for lunch and learn about local meal traditions.

In the afternoon, visit the Temple of Literature and Hoa Lo prison, enjoy a captivating cyclo ride through the French colonial precinct, passing historic landmarks. Pause at Pho Co Café for Egg coffee with stunning views. Conclude the day with a walking tour of Hanoi’s Old Quarter, immersing yourself in the vibrant street food scene. Sample delights like green papaya salad, Banh Mi Pa Te, and the iconic Bun Cha, all while seated on tiny plastic stools in charming back alleys.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch.
Overnight in Hanoi.

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After breakfast at your hotel, you leave Hanoi for Halong Bay. The journey is through the rich farmlands where you can observe everyday life of Vietnamese villagers. Arriving in Halong Bay in the late morning and you will board a traditional “junk” boat. You will begin a relaxing and unforgettable cruise around the breathtaking and unique limestone karsts and islets. A delicious fresh seafood lunch will be served as you cruise this spectacular bay, a UNESCO listed site.

Towards the end of the day the boat sets anchor for the night. As the sun sets over the bay, dinner is served with fresh seafood, salad, and fruit. You will spend the night in your private cabin aboard the junk in Halong Bay.

Notes: The program may differ slightly based on the junk cruise’s itinerary.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner.
Overnight on cruise.

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Begin your day with the serene practice of Tai Chi, a local custom that eases you into the morning. Join a ‘Local Specialist’ on the deck of the Junk boat amidst the exquisite natural surroundings. There’s time for an early morning swim at one of Halong Bay’s peaceful beaches, and for the more adventurous, take a kayak and paddle through the Dark and Bright Caves, admiring the glistening stone walls.

Return to the junk boat, check out of your cabin, and savor a sumptuous brunch buffet as you cruise back to port. Disembark around midday for your return journey to Hanoi, then our driver will transfer you from inner Hanoi city to the airport for your flight to Ho Chi Minh City.

When you arrive at Tan Son Nhat International airport, our representative will take you to the hotel. Relax after the flight and you will have the rest of day to explore vibrant Saigon by night.

Meals included: Breakfast, Brunch.
Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City.

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After breakfast, your guide and driver will take you to the outskirts of Saigon to visit the iconic Cu Chi Tunnels.

Originally constructed in 1948 as a refuge from French forces, these tunnels evolved into a complex network of underground hideouts used by the Viet Cong during the Vietnam War. Explore these tunnels, which served as living quarters, communication routes, hospitals, and storage for food and weapons.

During the tour you will have a chance to meet a Viet Cong veteran who once lived in these tunnels, gaining valuable insights into their history and the incredible resilience of the Vietnamese during wartime. With your translator-guide’s assistance, listen to the veteran’s firsthand experiences, painting a vivid picture of life in these subterranean hamlets during challenging times. Finish the tunnel tour and return to the city enjoying lunch at a local restaurant en route.

In the afternoon, explore the Notre Dame Cathedral and the adjacent Central Post Office, both rich in architectural beauty and history. Admire the red brick cathedral with twin spires and the 1891 Post Office.

Continue visit the former Presidential Palace, once the Saigon Government headquarters during the American War. Nearby, explore the War Remnants Museum, offering a poignant perspective on the war. (Note: Some exhibits are graphic.)

Experience Saigon’s famous street coffee culture with your guide, who will provide language insights and share the daily life of Saigonese residents.

Return to the hotel where the rest of the day is yours to enjoy at your leisure.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch.
Overnight in HCM City.

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After breakfast, embark on a two-hour drive to Ben Tre Town, the “rice bowl” of Vietnam in the Mekong Delta, famous for its rice fields, orchards, coconut trees, and waterways. Arriving in Ben Tre, take a motorized boat ride along the scenic Ben Tre River, visiting local factories making bricks and sleeping mats.

Explore the village, sampling dried fruits, honey tea, and enjoying local Tai Tu music. Visit a coconut mill where coconut candy is made. Hop on a small sampan boat to cruise palm-fringed canals, a peaceful escape from the city.

Experience local life on a Motor Cart (xe lôi) and enjoy a simple lunch at a local restaurant. The remainder of the day is yours to explore at your own pace. You may also consider joining our recommended optional activities for further exploration and enjoyment.

The tour ends at the pier where your driver awaits to transfer you back to the city. Spend the remainder of the day at your leisure.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch.
Overnight in HCM City.

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After breakfast, get ready to check out and our driver will take you to the airport for your flight to Siem Reap, Cambodia. Upon arrival at the airport, you’ll be welcomed by local guide and he’ll take you to the hotel for checking in and relaxing.

This evening in Siem Reap, we will go to see a show of the Cambodian Traditional Circus. More than just a circus, Phare performers use theater, music, dance and modern circus arts to tell uniquely Cambodian stories; historical, folk and modern. The young circus artists will astonish you with their energy, emotion, enthusiasm and talent.

Overnight in Siem Reap.

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Our guide and driver meet you in Siem Reap and drive you to visit Angkor Thom, the ancient royal city of the Khmer Empire with its centerpiece, the Bayon temple. Your guide will take you to the Terrace of the Elephants, which served as a platform from where the King could welcome back his victorious army, and the Terrace of the Leper King, which holds detailed carvings winding along a narrow passageway that leads to the Baphuon complex.

Continue to drive to visit Preah Khan temple, originally a Buddhist monastery and school, this temple was dedicated to Jayavarman VII’s father. Home-make lunch at the local house (Mr. Peout and his wife, Mrs. Gin living in a small house with a peaceful atmosphere and green garden will serve you a great lunch and share their lives story during the Khmer Rouge to present).

After lunch, we continue to visit the rest of the temples in the grand circle such as Neak Pan, Ta Som, East Mebon, and Pre Rup temples. Return to Siem Reap town, and stop at one of the Khmer Traditional Massage Places to enjoy 60 minutes foot massage before dropping you off at the hotel.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch.
Overnight in Siem Reap.

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Wake up before sunrise and make a 15-minute journey to Angkor Wat. Your guide will take you to a serene viewpoint where you can experience the dramatic sunrise as the first rays of the day kiss the magnificent temple’s good morning. It is certainly one of the most unique places in the world for sunrise but be forewarned, you won’t be alone!

After sunrise, we walk to the backdoor to visit Angkor Wat Temple at level 1, level 2, and level 3, an architectural marvel, one of the world’s most impressive ruins to understand in depth Khmer Culture and Civilization. Then we walk through the small village at Srah Srang where we will stop at one of the Khmer Traditional Houses where our high tea and picnic breakfast is arranged, the host will serve us hot tea, coffee, snacks, and fresh seasonal fruits and picnic breakfast.

Continue to visit the Ta Prohm temple of “Tomb Raider” fame, the temple that had nearly disappeared into the jungle and remains overgrown, an oddly haunting and exotic scene. The magnificent roots of a tree, pushing between the huge stone blocks of the temple in a sort of embrace, evoke feelings that you may remember forever.

Until 4.30 pm, your guide and the driver will pick you up again to drive to Phnom Bakheng, the mountain temple built on the top of a natural mountain in the 9th century. Enjoy the sunset from the top of the hill, one of two hills dominating the plain of Angkor, and have a spectacular view of the Western Baray and Angkor Wat.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch.
Overnight in Siem Reap.

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After breakfast, check out and our driver will take you to the airport for your flight to Thailand. You’ll arrive at Suvarnabhumi Airport in Bangkok. After clearing immigration and collecting your luggage, you’ll be warmly greeted by our representative who will escort you to the hotel.

Once you arrive at the hotel, you’ll be assisted with the check-in process. After check-in, you’ll have the rest of the day to relax and explore Bangkok at your own pace.

You can choose to take a stroll through the bustling streets of Bangkok, visit the local markets, or indulge in some authentic Thai cuisine. Alternatively, you can simply relax and unwind in your comfortable hotel room.

Meals included: Breakfast.
Overnight in Bangkok.

Bangkok, Thailand
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After breakfast, depart Bangkok and head to Mae Klong to witness the Amazing Railway Market, where vendors swiftly fold their stalls for passing trains.

Next, take a traditional longtail boat to Damnoen Saduak Floating Market, where you can enjoy tropical fruits and more. Explore Damnoen Saduak market, interact with vendors, and soak in the cultural charm. Afterward, continue to Ayutthaya for a delightful lunch at Michelin Suggested Pa Lek Boat Noodles. Savor various noodle dishes, with the pork or beef boat noodle soup being a highlight.

In the afternoon, explore the historical park, visiting significant ruins and temples like Wat Mahahat, Wat Phra Sri Sanphet, Viharn Mongkhon Bophit, and Wat Yai Chai Mongkol.

Return to your Bangkok Airport for your short flight to Phuket. Upon arrival at Phuket Airport, your private guide and driver will warmly welcome you and transfer you to your resort. After check-in, you’re free to unwind and explore the stunning surroundings and resort amenities at your own pace.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch.
Overnight in Phuket.

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Today you will sail to Similan Island for an unforgettable adventure. Begin your journey with a pick-up from your hotel to Tab Lamu Pier. At Love Andaman pier, enjoy a light breakfast and a briefing from our Eco-alert guide, then board our premium speedboat to Similan Island. Explore Donald Duck Bay, hike to Sail-Rock, and unwind on the white sandy beach. Snorkel at Coral Bay in Ba Ngu Island (Island No.9).

Savor a delicious Thai lunch on the stunning beach. After lunch, continue to encounter sea turtles and clownfish at Payu Island (Island No.7). Relax on the beautiful beaches of Miang Island (Island No.4). Later in the afternoon, return to your hotel with cherished memories of adventure and exploration.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch.
Overnight in Phuket.

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Enjoy a free day in Phuket, where the possibilities are endless. You can relax on the beautiful beaches, explore the vibrant markets, try local cuisine, visit cultural attractions, or indulge in water sports and outdoor adventures. It’s your day to tailor as you wish, making the most of your time on this tropical paradise.

Meals included: Breakfast.
Overnight in Phuket.

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On your departure day, check out from your hotel and transfer to Phuket Airport for your flight to Bangkok. From here, you’ll connect to your outbound flight. Wishing you a safe and pleasant journey back home!

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