|Vietnam and Cambodia Express Tour - 10 Days/09 Nights|
Day 1: Hanoi Arrival – Hanoi Old Quarter tour
Day 2: Hanoi - Halong Bay
Day 3: Halong Bay – Hanoi – Night train to Sapa
Day 4: Sapa – Cat Cat – Y Linh Ho – Lao Chai – Ta Van – Sapa
Day 5: Sapa – Ta Phin – Sin Ma Cha – Lao Cai
Day 6: Hanoi arrival – Flight to Saigon – Cu Chi Tunnels – Saigon City tour
Day 7: Saigon – Mekong Delta – My Tho - Saigon
Day 8: Flight to Siem Reap – Siem Reap Tour + Khmer Culture dancing shows
Day 9: Siem Reap Angkor Complex
Day 10: Siem Reap – Departure
Day 1: Hanoi Arrival – Hanoi Old Quarter tour
Upon your arrival, you will be met and transferred to your hotel in Hanoi city center. Check in hotel and take rest for 1 hour, after that we will take one-hour cyclo (paddle rickshaw) around the Old Quarter; known as the 36 streets, this bustling area of narrow streets is home to literally thousands of small businesses and shopkeepers. Originally, each of the 36 streets names' was related to the products being sold there.
Before we go back to hotel, we will have chance enjoy the unique Water Puppet show. Hear the Vietnamese traditional instruments and singing from the live musicians who play throughout the show. We will transfer back to our hotel after the water puppet show end.
Overnight in Hanoi.
Day 2: Hanoi - Halong Bay (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner)
Notes: Sharing shuttle bus with Dugong Sail Cruise
7:30 am: Pick you up from at your hotel. Leave Hanoi by road for Halong Bay, 7 wonders of nature.
Enjoy the journey through the rich farmlands of the Red River Delta and the scenery of rice fields, water buffalo and everyday Vietnamese village life.
12:30: Arrive in Halong. Check in Dugong Sails, enjoy welcome drink and cruise briefing, check-in Cabins. Dugong Sail explores Halong bay.
13:15: Have a lunch while cruising the exquisite waters sample the regions fresh seafood.
13:30 - 15:30: Dugong Sail continues to explore Halong bay on the most wonderful route and the way that few cruises travel: Cruising to majestic HaLong Bay, admiring by several landscape of the Bay like Dinh Huong Island, Duck Island, Dog Island, Sail Island.
15:30 - 16:00. Visit Pearl Halong Bay Village.
16:30 - 17:00. Go up to the Halong bay View at Titop beach. You can take nice photo from halong bay view. Enjoy swimming in the crystal water.
17:00 - 18:00: you can Kayak or you can attend cooking class on Dugong Sail. Watch the sun set over the bay.
18:00 - 18:30: Dugong Sail continue tranquil zone “Hang Lac” for sleeping.
19:00: Enjoy a delicious dinner with seafood.
21:00: Leisure time: Film entertainment in the dining room; join squid fishing from the boat with our crew. Retire to your cabin and overnight on Boat.
Day 3: Halong bay – Hanoi – Night train to Sapa(Breakfast/Lunch).
Transfer via: Domestic flight – Our arrangement. (VN 269 Vietnam Airlines 19:30 21:30)
7:00 – Wake up to fresh coffee espresso famous in Vietnam “Trung Nguyen” and cake, coffe, tea. Enjoy the sunrise, Enjoy a swim in the emerald waters of Halong Bay.
8:00 – Transfer by tender to one of the most beautiful cave on halong bay “Surprise Cave”. Walk up the 100 steps to the entrance of the cave and tour on foot for approximately 60 minutes.
9:30 – On the way back to Halong city, Dugong Sail continue to explores Halong bay on the most wonderful route: Dinh Huong Island, Ga Choi Island, Dog Island, Sail Island. Binh Phong Mountain, Man’s head island, Tortoise Island.
10:00 Check out cabin and enjoy your Lunch on the way back to Halong city.
11:45 Check out Dugong Sail and Transfer back to Hanoi by road and transfer to hotel on arrival. Arrive Hanoi around 16:30 PM.
Take rest for a while, in the evening we will take a train to Lao Cai. Overnight on train.
Day 4: Sapa – Cat Cat – Y Linh Ho – Lao Chai – Ta Van – Sapa (Breakfast)
Our trip depart at 9h 30 am from your hotel. Trekking down to rice paddy fields in the flower valley and Black Hmong village,located on high mountain with a panorama of the valley as well as amzing view . We visit local house to discover their daily life, after that we have a lunch in local restaurant.
After lunch we continue through rice terrace field to Ta Van village of Zay people to discover their culture. It is biggest valley and nicest rice terrace fields in Sapa . In the late afternoon, our car will transfer you back to Sapa town.
Overnight in Sapa.
Day 5: Sapa – Ta Phin – Sin Ma Cha – Lao Cai (Breakfast)
Morning breakfast then we will start from Sapa toward Ma Tra village, 5 km North East of Sapa. From the Matra we will trek 9 km up to Taphin through the forest.
Picnic lunch box on the way. Reaching Ta Phin village where we get to know the daily life styles, handicraft tradition and specific custom of the Red Dzao tribe, enjoy landscapes…then back to Sapa for freshen up in the hotel. Dinner will be your choice.
Relax until our driver come to take you to train station.
Day 6: Hanoi arrival – Flight to Saigon – Cu Chi Tunnels – Saigon City tour (Breakfast)
Arrive in Hanoi Station at around 5h30. Be picked up and transfer to the airport for our flight to Saigon.
Upon arrival in Saigon, you will be met by our guide and driver, then transferred to our hotel in Saigon city center. After check-in, we will leave Ho Chi Minh City for the Cu Chi tunnels, otherwise known as the "Iron Triangle" or "Iron Land". On our way there we will drive through pleasant countryside; rubber plantations and rice paddies.
Before entering the tunnels, we will see a short introductory video showing how they were constructed, followed by an exploration of the maze of tunnels, some of which have been widened to allow tourist access. Also on display are various mantraps and the remains of an American tank as well as numerous bomb craters made by 500lb bombs dropped by B52 bombers. After that we transfer back to Ho Chi Minh City.
In the afternoon, we have free time to explore Saigon and strolling surrounding the city.
Overnight in Saigon.
Day 7: Saigon – Mekong Delta – My Tho (Breakfast/Lunch)
At 08.00 we will be picked up at our hotel and leave Saigon behind and head to Vietnam's rice basket of Mekong Delta. We will pass through idyllic, rural scenes until we arrive at My Tho, a peaceful town on the bank of the Mekong River, where we will visit the VinhTrang Pagoda. Next we will have a boat ride on the Mekong, visit local homes and orchards, a coconut candy workshop, a honeybee farm, take a sampan ride on palm-shaded creeks, try a taste of seasonal fruit and honey tea and enjoy a performance of traditional Southern singing. We return to Saigon about 6pm. Overnight in Saigon.
Day 8: Saigon - Flight to Siem Reap – Siem Reap Tour + Khmer Culture dancing shows
Transfer via: International flight – Our arrangement.
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After breakfast, we will be transferred to Tan Son Nhat Airport, take a morning flight to SiemReap.Up on arrival will welcome by our local guide and driver then transfer to hotel for check in. (If earlier check in subject on room availability) Free time until transfer to dinner with Apsara show at local restaurant.
Day 9: Siem Reap Angkor Complex (Breakfast)
In the morning will exploration of the temples. Enter this last capital of the Khmer empire through the Southern Gate where giant carvings of gods and demons flank each side of the entrance. Inside this great city, explore the Royal Enclosure, Phimeanakas, Elephant Terrace and Terrace of Leper King. Feel the serenity that exudes from the stone face carvings of the Bayon and temple walls covered in emerald-green moss intertwined with roots which many deem the most charming of all, Ta Prohm.
Afternoon set off on an exploration to Angkor Wat, an architectural and artistic masterpiece of the mighty Khmer Empire. Sunset at Phnom Bakheng or Pre Rup paints the temple in an orange hue.
Day 10: Siem Reap – Flight to Saigon (Breakfast)
Transfer via: International Flight on your own arrangement
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In the morning we will enjoy Tonle Sap Lake, Asia's largest inland lake also the biggest harvest fresh water fish in the world, which swells to ten times its normal size during the wet season; here you will visit the people living, school, hospital, church, fishing farm, crocodile farm, souvenir shop in the floating village then back in town to visit Les Artisan D'Angkor to observe student learning of art carving. Free time until transfer to airport for departure flight back to your country.
Medallion Hanoi Hotel
Halong Bay Cruise
Sapa Boutique Hotel
Ho Chi Minh City
Saigon Signature Hotel
Monoreach Angkor Hotel
- This is a cash price. Credit cards incur a 2.5% fee
- Under 2 years old: FOC for tour & 10% air fare charge
- From 2 to 5 years old: 50% charge for tour & 75% airfare charge
- From 5 to 12 years old: 75% charge for tour & airfare
- Above 12 years old: 100% charge as adult
1, English speaking guide/s (other languages upon requests).
2, All accommodation on twin share basis: 8 nights at hotels, 1 night at deluxe cabin on cruise in Halong Bay.
3, Meals indicated in the itinerary (09 breakfasts, 03 lunches, 01 dinner).
4, All transfer & transports by A/C coaches or cars.
5, 1 unique cultural performance – Water Puppet Show.
6, Entrance fees to all scenic spots listed in the itinerary.
7, Luggage transfers between airports and hotels.
8, Government taxes and service charges except tips for tour guides and drivers.
9, Boat trip and Junk Cruise as dedicated in the itinerary.
10, Domestic flights: Hanoi - Ho Chi Minh City, Ho Chi Minh City – Siem Reap.
11, Domestic airport tax in Vietnam.
1, Personal Expenses: Expenses of a purely personal nature such as laundry, drinks, fax, telephone calls, optional activities, sightseeing or meals which are not included in the tour itinerary.
2, Visa fee.
3, Meals: Any meals which are not specified in the tour itinerary.
4, Single Room Supplement.