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Laos Cambodia Vietnam Tour 25 Days/24 Nights

Duration: 25 Days/24 Nights
Luang Prabang - Vientiane - Phnom Penh - Siem Reap - Hanoi - Sapa - Halong Bay - Hue - Da Nang - Hoi An - Ho Chi Minh City - Mekong delta
Price: from $2518

Day 1: Luang Prabang Arrival (D)

 
 
Luang Prabang - Laos
 
 
Arrive at Luang Phabang, welcomed by our tour guide and escorted to the city. Before checking into the hotel, we’ll have an oriented walking tour of Luang Prabang City. 
 
Overnight in Luang Prabang.

Day 2: Luang Prabang - Free At Leisure (B)

Breakfast at the hotel.
You have full day exploring Luang Prabang at your own pace. Only accommodation with breakfast is provided by us.
 
Overnight in Luang Prabang.

Day 3: Luang Prabang - Vientiane (B, L)

 
 
Buddha Statues - Vientiane - Laos
 
 
Breakfast at the hotel.
You have free time at leisure until our driver comes back and transfers you back to the airport for the flight to Vientiane. Arriving at Vientiane, you’ll be welcomed by our tour guide and transferred to the city. We’ll have a brief city tour of Vientiane including: Vat Sisaket with its thousands of miniature Buddha statues, Vat Prakeo, Vat Simuang with its sacredness, the missile-like That Luang and Vientiane’s Arc de Triomphe, the Patouxai Monument.
 
Overnight in Luang Prabang.

Day 4: Vientiane - Free at Leisure (B)

Breakfast at the hotel.
You have full day exploring Vientiane at your own pace. Only accommodation with breakfast is provided by us.
 
Overnight in Vientiane.

Day 5: Vientiane - Phnom Penh (B, L)

 
 
Silver Pagoda - Phnom Penh - Cambodia
 
 
Breakfast at the hotel.
You have free time at leisure until our driver comes back and transfers you back to the airport for the flight to Phnom Penh, the Kingdom of Cambodia. Arriving at Phnom Penh Airport, you’ll be welcomed and transferred to the city.
In the afternoon, we’ll have a city tour of Phnom Penh including: the National Museum, the Silver Pagoda, the Royal Palace and Wat Phnom hill- the founding place of the city.
 
Overnight in Phnom Penh.

Day 6: Phnom Penh Tour (B)

Breakfast at the hotel.
You have full day exploring Phnom Penh at your own pace. Only accommodation with breakfast is provided by us.
 
Overnight in Phnom Penh.

Day 7: Phnom Penh - Siem Reap (B, L)

 
 
Phnom Bakheng - Angkor Wat - Siem Reap - Cambodia
 
 
Breakfast at the hotel.
You have free time at leisure until our driver comes back and transfers you back to the airport for the flight to Siem Reap, home to the fabled Temples of Angkor. Arriving in Siem Reap, meet our Cambodia tour guide and we’ll drive to Rolous Town. The monuments of Roluos, which served as the capital of Indravarman I (reigned from A.D 877-89), are among the earliest permanent temples built by the Khmers and mark the beginning of Khmer classical art. In Rolous, we’ll tour the temples of Preah Ko (erected by Indravarman I in the late 9th century and dedicated by the King to his ancestors), Bakong (the largest and most interesting of the Roluos group temples, it has an active Buddhist monastery) and Lolei (built on an islet in the center of a large reservoir by Yasovarman I, the founder of the first city at Angkor). In late afternoon, we’ll climb the Phnom Bakheng Hill to the hilltop temple and adore the stunning sunset view over the countryside and the fabled Angkor Wat.
 
Overnight in Siem Reap.

Day 8: Angkor Explorations (B, L)

 
 
Leper King Terraces - Angkor Wat - Siem Reap
 
 
Breakfast at the hotel.
Our morning tour starts with Angkor Thom the ancient capital of Angkor Thom (12th century). See the South Gate (with its huge statues depicting the churning of the ocean of milk), 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. Return to Siem Reap for refreshment. In the afternoon, we’ll enter the legendary world of Angkor Wat. We’ll have 2 to 3 hours for a guided tour which we’ll learn about the magical works of the Khmer to build these unrivalled structures. Then we’ll have some brief moments for self-exploring the upper levels of Angkor Wat. Since the top levels are vertically steep, it’s necessary we clamber them with good care. Overnight in Siem Reap.
 
Overnight in Siem Reap.

Day 9: Siem Reap - Hanoi (B, L)

 
 
Banteay Srey - Siem Reap - Cambodia
 
 
Breakfast at the hotel.
Late this morning we check out of the hotel and get our luggage into the vehicle. Then we travel through the countryside to visit Banteay Srei temple (10th century), regarded as the jewel in the crown of Classical Khmer Arts. Then we’ll move onto Banteay Samre, built in the third quarter of the 12th century. It consists of a central temple with four wings preceded by a hall and accompanied by two libraries, the southernmost of which is remarkably well preserved. Two concentric walls enclose the ensemble. On the way back we will also see Ta Prohm temple embraced by gigantic trees and creepers. In the afternoon, we’ll take a trip to visit the terrace of Sras Srang, Prasat Kravan, Banteay Kdei and Takeo. Then you’ll be transferred to Siem Reap Airport for the flight to Hanoi, Vietnam. Arriving at Noi Bai Airport, you’ll be welcomed by our vietnam tour guide and escorted to the city.
 
Overnight in Hanoi.

Day 10: Hanoi City Tour - Night train to Lao Cai (B, L)

 
 
Temple of Literature - Hanoi - Vietnam
 
 
Breakfast at the hotel. You have free time at leisure in the morning.
 
In the afternoon, check out of your hotel and start our discovery tour of Hanoi with Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum (from outside) and the Presidential Palace. Then we’ll tour the legendary One Pillar Pagoda and the Temple of Literature (The Temple of Knowledge) - The First University of Vietnam. Visiting the Temple of Literature you’ll adore the learning tradition of the Vietnamese started by their visionary kings thousands of years ago. The Old Quarter of Hanoi shaped up from around the 11th - 13th century. This was the business quarter of ancient Hanoi. Nowadays the Old Quarter of Hanoi still offers traffic, hustling and bustling atmosphere like no others. We’ll weave the Old Quarter of the city by push-rickshaw. In late afternoon, we’ll sample the unique water puppetry which dated back to the 11th century in Vietnam. In the evening, we’ll take the night train bound for Lao Cai.
 
Overnight on board the train.

Day 11: Lao Cai - Sapa (B, L)

 
 
Muong Hoa Valley - Sapa - Vietnam
 
 
The journey by train stops at Lao Cai train station early in the morning.  From Lao Cai the road winds up the terraced hillsides to Sapa, which offers the stunning mountain views of the North West of Vietnam. We arrive in Sapa and enjoy the rest of the morning free at leisure. Alternatively we can have a walking tour of Sapa colorful market.
 
In the afternoon, you’ll enjoy the walking tour to the breathtaking valley of Sapa to visit Cat Cat village (of the Black H’Mong people) and Cat Cat waterfall. We’ll enjoy a soft adventure trekking our way on the terraces in the Muong Hoa Valley.
 
Overnight in Sapa.

Day 12: Sapa (B, L)

 
 
Ta Phin Village - Sapa - Vietnam
 
 
Breakfast at the hotel.
We head out for our morning tour to Ta Phin village visiting the Red Zao people. In Ta Phin we’ll enjoy the stunning nature settings and learn how the Zao live their life. After the tour, we’ll travel past the town to Tram Ton Pass which is nick-named the Gate Way to Heaven and the Silver Waterfall. On Tram Ton Pass, we’ll feel small by the 360 degrees view of the fresh surrounding nature: the ranges of high mountains above, the green valleys with terraces below, dotted in the nature are hill tribe villages and the hill tribe colorful costumes. On a clear day with the sun shining across, we are quite sure that it’s no different from heaven. We cherish the nature beauty for a moment and tour back to town. You have free time at leisure for the rest of the day.
 
Overnight in Sapa.

Day 13: Sapa - Lao Cai - Hanoi (B, L)

 
 
Ham Rong Mountain - Sapa - Vietnam
 
 
Breakfast at the hotel.
In the morning, we’ll start our tour to the wild orchid of Ham Rong Mountain. The mountain is just close to Sapa Town. Climbing the mountain is not a real adventure, but it requires a bit of effort. Once here we’ll be rewarded with the beautiful orchid flowers, the panoramic view of Sapa surroundings and the traditional ethnic minority music performed by the local boys and girls. Then we’ll get back to the hotel for you to pack up and check out. In the afternoon, we’ll travel by jeep further into the Sapa Valley and have a walking tour of Lao Chai and Ta Van Villages which are home to the Black H’Mong and the Giay People. We’ll engage ourselves into the real life of the local hill tribes by visiting their houses and walking through their villages. We travel back to Sapa town and have some moments free at leisure. In late afternoon, we’ll transfer back to Lao Cai Train Station for the overnight train bound for Hanoi.
 
Overnight on board the train.

Day 14: Hanoi - Halong Bay (B, L, D)

 
 
Ham Rong Mountain - Sapa - Vietnam
 
 
08:00 Pick up from your hotel in Hanoi. Drive to Halong City through the paddy fields in the Red River Delta.
10:00 Stopover on the way for a refreshment break
12:00 Arrive at Tuan Chau wharf - Break and photography time
12:30 Board Cruise for departure. Welcome drink will be served
13:00 Lunch is served while cruising through the bay
15:30 Visit exciting Cua Van fishing village. The village is free of busy roads and streets, electric lights, houses and high rise buildings. Instead, there are only herds of little boats and rafts. You will have the chance to discover the traditional culture and customs of the fishermen.
16:30 Enjoy kayaking or swimming (if the weather permits).
17:00 Back on board and continue cruising to Drum Cave (Hang Trong) to dock.
19:00 Dinner is served.
21:00 Take some leisure time to enjoy chatting at the bar or enjoy some night fishing. Relax and spend a romantic night on Cruise.

Day 15: Halong Bay - Hanoi (B, L)

07:00 Coffee and tea will be served
08:00 Continue cruising
08:15 Visit splendid Sung Sot Cave
09:00 Check out and enjoy a fantastic cruise on the bay, passing Dinh Huong Island, fishing villages, Ga Choi Island, Dog Island and Sail Island.
09:30 Buffet brunch (breakfast/lunch) while cruising back through Halong Bay to the pier.
11:30 Arrive at the pier. Time to say goodbye to the crew.
12:00 Return from Halong bay to Hanoi.
14:00 Stop over in Dong Trieu town to visit a ceramics workshop.
16:00 Arrive in Hanoi.
 
Overnight in Hanoi.

Day 16: Hanoi - Perfume Pagoda (B, L)

 
 
Huong Tich Cave Pagoda - Hanoi - Vietnam
 
 
Breakfast at the hotel.
In the morning, we travel through the tranquil countryside to Perfume Pagoda. Upon arrival, we’ll get on our sampan rowed by local ladies for Huong Tich Mountains. Arriving at the foot of the mountain, we’ll start our hiking tour through the myriad Buddhist Pagodas built into limestone mountain cliffs to Huong Tich Cave Pagoda. We’ll have some timeless moments in this cave which receives thousand of pilgrims a day in festive times, then descend the mountain for the boat trip back to our car park. We’ll travel back to Hanoi and arrive in late afternoon.
 
Overnight in Hanoi.

Day 17: Hanoi - Hue (B, L)

 
 
Hue Imperial Citadel - Vietnam
 
 
Breakfast at the hotel.
Travel back to Noi Bai Airport for the flight to Hue. Visiting the ancient citadel you can visit the Palace where the king lived, the quarter for the royal family and concubines, the royal library… Lots of damages during the war are still found here though. To the south is where hotels and fine dining restaurants are located. In Hue, we’ll visit the Imperial Citadel - A World Heritage Site. Arriving in Hue, we’ll meet our Hue tour guide at the airport and transferred to the city for the tour of Hue Imperial Citadel and the Dong Ba exotic market on the Perfume River Bank.
 
Overnight in Hue.

Day 18: Hue - Free at Leisure (B)

Breakfast at the hotel.
You have full day exploring Hue at your own pace. Only accommodation with breakfast is provided by us. Our recommended tours: The Royal Tombs to the western side of the city or the countryside around the city.
 
Overnight in Hue.

Day 19: Hue - Da Nang - Hoi An (B, L)

 
 
Da Nang Marble Mountains - Vietnam
 
 
Breakfast at the hotel.
We check out of the hotel in the morning. Our journey brings us through the scenic countryside of the Central Region of Vietnam to Hoi An. We’ll stop at the Lang Co Beach with fine white sand against the green mountain backdrop and on the Hai Van Pass which offers 360 degrees of breathtaking mountain and sea view. Descending the mountains, we’ll make our way to Da Nang where we tour the Cham Museum. At this museum we can adore the artifacts from the Cham Cultures which thrived in the Central Region of Vietnam from the 2nd through the 15th century. Then we have time for mid day break in Da Nang.
 
In the afternoon, we’ll drive out of Da Nang City to the Marble Mountains. There are 5 mountains which represent 5 elements on earth: Metal, Wood, Water, Fire and Soil. There are caves and pagodas built into caves visited by the local pilgrims. Right close to the Marble Mountains are the Stone-Carving Village and the famous East Sea which served as an R&R base for US Servicemen and war reporters in the past. Arriving in Hoi An, we’ll check into our hotel and enjoy free time at leisure.
 
Overnight in Hoi An.

Day 20 - 21: Hoi An - Free at Leisure (B)

Breakfast at the hotel.
You have full day exploring Hoi An at your own pace. Only accommodation with breakfast is provided by us.
 
Overnight in Hoi An.

Day 22: Hoi An - Da Nang - Saigon (B, L)

 
 
Hoi An Ancient Town
 
 
Breakfast at the hotel.
You have free time until our driver comes back and transfers you to Da Nang Airport for your flight to Saigon. Arriving in Saigon, met by our local tour guide and transferred to the city. We’ll have an oriented walking tour of Saigon before getting to the hotel. Overnight in Saigon.
 
Overnight in Saigon.

Day 23: Saigon - Cai Be - Vinh Long - Saigon (B, L)

 
 
Cai Be Floating Market
 
 
Breakfast at the hotel.
Today we’ll discover the exotic lifestyle of the communities who live on the mighty Mekong River. We travel through the heart of the verdant Mekong Delta to Cai Be for our boat trip to Vinh Long. In Cai Be we will witness an exotic floating market with boats carrying loads of commodities for bartering. We can engage in the bargaining sessions with the local merchants for the fresh fruits of the region. Then we’ll move on to visit exotic occupations still carried out by the locals such as making dry young rice, making rice papers, making coconut candy. After that our tour brings us to an old house with traditional Vietnamese architecture and we’ll learn about agricultural works through the ancient tools used here in the past. Lunch is served right in a bonsai garden amid trees and tranquility. After lunch, we’ll relax with some walking tours or cycling tours through the village to learn more about the local life. We’ll also sample a bonsai garden and visit a ceramics workshop before rejoining our car and travel back to Ho Chi Minh City.
 
Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City.

Day 24: Saigon - Free at Leisure (B)

Breakfast at the hotel.
You have full day exploring Saigon at your own pace. Only accommodation with breakfast is provided by us.
 
Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City

Day 25: Saigon - Departure (B)

Breakfast at the hotel.
You have free time at leisure until our car transfers you back to the Tan Son Nhat Airport for your departure flight.
 
End of services. Our staff will give you the warmest goodbye and hope to see you again!

Class

Number of Person in Group/Pax
Tour cost per Person (in $US)

2 pax

3 - 4 pax

5 - 6 pax

7 - 8 pax

9 - 10 pax

3 star

2823

2566

2335

2216

2146

4 star

3377

3116

2883

2768

2704

5 star

4416

4148

3925

3803

3736
 
 

Inclusive

  • Private tour
  • Pick up & drop off at hotel at the places
  • Accommodation at standard hotel base on twin share
  • Meals as indicated in program (B- breakfast, L- lunch, D- dinner)
  • All transfer and transportation
  • All admission cost at places mentioned in itinerary
  • English or French speaking guides
  • Sharing Junk on Halong Bay
  • Private boat in Mekong delta,  Hue
  • Airtickets (economy class)
    • Luang Prabang - Vientiane
    • Phnom Penh - Siem Reap
    • Hanoi - Hue
    • Danang - Saigon
    • Vientiane - Phnom Penh
    • Siem Reap - Hanoi

Exclusive

  • Visas & visa fees
  • Personal expenses
  • Late check out and early check in
  • Other meals and drinks
  • Tip for tour guide and driver
  • Departure tax and other airport tax
  • All other services not included on the written form

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