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Glamour Vietnam & Cambodia16 days/15 nights

  • Glamour Vietnam & Cambodia

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    16 days/15 nights

  • Half day for Ho Chi Minh city tour

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    Glarmour Vietnam and Cambodia

  • Explorer Mekong delta and floating market

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    Glarmour Vietnam and Cambodia

  • Full day discover charming Hanoi

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  • Hanoi Halong bay cruise

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  • Hue sightseeing and visit must see places

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  • Cycling Hoi An and cooking class

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    Glarmour Vietnam and Cambodia

  • Experience peaceful of Hoi An countryside

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    Glarmour Vietnam and Cambodia

  • Visit Angkor Wat, Ta Prohm and Angkor Thom

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Experience the culture and highlights of Vietnam from North to South with typical regional characteristic and also historical Siem Riep in Cambodia. It is breathtaking natural beauty of Halong Bay, Hanoi charm of tranquility; the ancient and beautiful of Hue - Hoi An; vibrant the Ho Chi Minh and friendly Mekong Delta with typical water-life. Then, close your dream holiday with incredible Siem Riep
Along explore drama landscapes, you will feast amazing food, touch the warmth of Asian and indulge in comfort ambience resorts.

 

OUTLINED HOLIDAY

DAY 1: HO CHI MINH ARRIVAL

Transfer: 30mins
Transportation: Private car
Meals: None
Recommend accommodation: Park Hyatt hotel Saigon

DAY 2: HALF DAY HO CHI MINH CITY TOUR

Transfer: 30mins
Transportation: Private car
Meals: Breakfast at hotel & lunch
Recommend accommodation: Park Hyatt hotel Saigon

DAY 3: HO CHI MINH - MEKONG DELTA - CAN THO

Transfer: 3hours
Transportation: Private car
Meals: Breakfast at hotel & Lunch
Recommend accommodation: Victoria Can Tho resort

DAY 4: COLOURFUL FLOATING MARKET - HANOI

Transfer: 30mins by car & 2hours flying
Transportation: Private car - Flight
Meals: Breakfast at hotel
Recommend accommodation: Metropole Legend Hanoi hotel

DAY 5: FULL DAY EXPLORE HANOI

Transportation: Private Car
Meals: Breakfast; Lunch & Hanoi Street Food Tour for dinner
Recommend accommodation: Metropole Legend Hanoi hotel

DAY 6: HANOI - HA LONG CRUISE

Transfer: 3,5hours driving
Transportation: Private Car
Meals: Breakfast; Lunch & Dinner
Recommend accommodation: Violet Cruise.

DAY 7: HA LONG CRUISE - RETURN HANOI

Transfer: 3,5hours driving
Transportation: Private Car & Flight
Meals: Breakfast; Lunch; Dinner
Recommend accommodation: Metropole Legend Hanoi hotel

DAY 8: HANOI DEPARTURE - HUE ARRIVAL

Transfer: 45mins driving & 50mins flying
Transportation: Private Car & Flight
Meals: Breakfast & Dinner
Recommend accommodation: La Residence Hue hotel

DAY 9: HUE SIGHTSEEEING

Transportation: Private Car
Meals: Breakfast & lunch
Recommend accommodation: La Residence Hue hotel

DAY 10: HUE - DA NANG - HOI AN

Transfer: 2,5hours driving
Transportation: Private Car
Meals: Breakfast
Recommend accommodation: Anantara Hoi An Resort & Spa

DAY 11: CYCLING HOI AN VILLAGE & COOKING CLASS - EXPLORING ANCIENT TOWN

Transfer: Walking
Meals: Breakfast & lunch
Recommend accommodation: Anantara Hoi An Resort & Spa

DAY 12:EXPERIENCE PEACEFUL HOI AN COUNTRYSIDE

Transportation: Boating
Meals: Breakfast & lunch
Recommend accommodation: Anantara Hoi An Resort & Spa

DAY 13: HOI AN - DA NANG - SIEM RIEP

Transfer: 50mins driving & 2hours flying
Transportation: Private car & flights
Meals: Breakfast at hotel
Recommend accommodation: Park Hyatt Siem Riep

DAY 14: SIEM RIEP - ANGKOR WORLD HERITAGE SIGHTSEEING

Transportation: Private Car
Meals: Breakfast at hotel & Lunch
Recommend accommodation: Park Hyatt Siem Riep

DAY 15: EXPLORE EAST GATE OF ANGKOR THOM & TA PROHM TEMPLE

Transportation: Private Tuk Tuk/car
Meals: Breakfast at hotel; Lunch & Dinner
Recommend accommodation: Park Hyatt Siem Riep

DAY 16: SIEM RIEP DEPARTURE

Transfer: 30mins driving
Transportation: Private Car
Meals: Breakfast at hotel

DAY 1: HO CHI MINH ARRIVAL

On arrival in Ho Chi Minh City, you will be welcomed by private assistance, he will help you go through all arrival formalities quickly then meet your driver to be transferred to hotel for check in. Refresh and free at your leisure.

Summary:

Transfer: 30mins

Transportation: Private car

Meals: None

Recommend accommodation: Park Hyatt hotel Saigon

DAY 2: HALF DAY HO CHI MINH CITY TOUR

Take your morning to relax after a long flight arrival till 11am, meet your guide and starting experience the city highlight, includingIndependence Palace (former Presidential Palace of the South of Vietnam), admire the special gothic style of century-old Notre-Dame Cathedral and the nearby Central Post Office and War museum.

Enjoy late lunch with Saigon finest cuisine then your choice to visit one of following museum: Vietnam Art Gallery/FITO museum/War museum or Ao Dai museum.

Evening, you will decide if you want to experience aunique culture show presented every 15th and 23rd of the month at the Saigon Opera House in Ho Chi Minh city, Vietnam, name Hon Viet - The Soul Of Vietnam. This is indeed a great event to experience firsthand the awesome culture of Vietnam people.

If you are not at Ho Chi Minh City on time of Hon Viet show, you can consider about A O show – a kind of new circus, mixed music, artistry, and dance/athleticism or simply spend your evening at a nice top-roof bar to admire the bustle city at night.

Summary:

Transfer: 30mins

Transportation: Private car

Meals: Breakfast at hotel & lunch

Recommend accommodation: Park Hyatt hotel Saigon

DAY 3: HO CHI MINH – MEKONG DELTA – CAN THO

After have breakfast at hotel, check out your hotel and we depart from Ho Chi Minh City to Mekong Delta, the land of nine dragons. Getting out of the city, you will see the mighty delta with its quaint rural landscape and immense waterway.

Board a motor boat and visit a local village where you observe local making traditional stuffs such as rice paper cakes, fish sauce and pop rice. Lunch with local specialties at a garden restaurant on a luxuriant river island then continue your cruise along meandering canal for sightseeing of local life on water and the two banks. Enjoy a sampan rowing along shady creek, visit to local home, orchard and sample fresh tropical fruits.

Continue your way to Vinh Long city and then drive to Can Tho, the largest and most important commercial center of the Mekong Delta. The remainder of the day is to wander around the city for sightseeing. Visit to the Can Tho museum and enjoy your time on the bank of the river with a cup of coffee or just relax in the hotel. Overnight in hotel in Can Tho.

Summary:

Transfer: 3hours

Transportation: Private car

Meals: Breakfast at hotel & Lunch

Recommend accommodation: Victoria Can Tho resort

DAY 4: COLOURFUL FLOATING MARKET – HANOI

Wake up early this morning if you can to take a boat trip along the small and picturesque tributaries for sightseeing of the Cai Rang floating market, the largest and most exciting one in the Mekong Delta. Here, hundreds of boats gather for selling and buying local products of different kinds and colors making it a very hustle atmosphere on the river. Experience the typical scenery, learn about local and their way of life and do not forget to take for you memorial photos. Return your hotel for brunch at 9am.

Afternoon, check out your hotel, drive to visit ancient typical house in Mekong delta then transfer directly to Can Tho airport for flight to Hanoi around 4pm

On arrival Hanoi, your driver is waiting for you at arrival hall, after baggage claim to welcome you to take you to hotel for check in and free to relax.

Summary:

Transfer: 30mins by car & 2hours flying

Transportation: Private car - Flight

Meals: Breakfast at hotel

Recommend accommodation: Metropole Legend Hanoi hotel

DAY 5: FULL DAY EXPLORE CHARMING HANOI

Today you will have a day tour to visit Hanoi’s featured sights. Start with a visit to the memorial complex for the historic figure and father of modern Vietnam, Ho Chi Minh, included the Presidential Palace and his humble house on stilts where he lived for the last 11 years of his life

Continue to another landmark of the city, Temple of Literature - Vietnam's first university that built from 1076 where for incredible more than 700 years, Vietnamese intellectuals were educated and names of those received Doctor Laureate through Royal examinations still remain on huge stone steles that stand on turtle’s backs.

The picturesque West Lake and the sixth century Tran Quoc Buddhist Pagoda will be visit next before having lunch with the best Hanoi specialties.

After lunch, there are some museums you may want to visit, such as: Ethnology Museum, which are both a research centre and a public museum exhibiting the ethnic groups of Vietnam. Hoa Lo prison if you find it interesting - Known widely by the nickname ‘Hanoi Hilton’ given to it by the Americans during the Second Indochina War. Also Women’s museum or Fine Art museum.

At the end of the afternoon, you will then enjoy a cyclo ride through the Old Quarter also known as the ‘Hanoi’s 36 streets’. This bustling area of narrow streets and alleys is home to literally thousands of small businesses and shopkeepers and stop in legendary Hoan Kiem lake (Sword Lake) for a cup of coffee before ending your interest day at the hotel

Summary:

Transportation: Private Car

Meals: Breakfast; Lunch

Recommend accommodation: Metropole Legend Hanoi hotel

DAY 6: HANOI – HA LONG CRUISE

Enjoy breakfast at the hotel then check out for 3.5-hour driving to Ha long Bay at 08:15am. Journey there through the rich farmlands of the Red River Delta. Have a stop at the midway to visit at a humanity center. Arrive at the pier around noon, you will be welcomed aboard and greeted with a complimentary drink. Check in your cabin then free to relax before enjoy seafood lunch on board while the cruise heading through the bay.

After lunch, it is time for you to admire spectacular sceneries while the boat cruising to Bai Tu Long Bay, passing through extraordinary limestone karst landscapes; Oan Lagoon, Teapot and Monster Head Islets. Explore Vung Vieng fishing village by local rowing boats or kayaks to discover the interesting daily lives of its inhabitants.

Late afternoon: Vietnamese cooking class is fun to learn how to prepare delicious appetizers. Dinner tonight is a scrumptious a la carte delight with a range of different options guaranteed to please everyone’s palette. Try a specialized massage at spa if you want.

Summary:

Transfer: 3,5hours driving

Transportation: Private Car

Meals: Breakfast; Lunch & Dinner

Recommend accommodation: Violet Cruise.

DAY 7: HA LONG CRUISE – RETURN HANOI

Try to wake up early to enjoy the nicest time of the day on Ha Long Bay and also take part in Tai Chi sessions if you are interest. Relax with an early morning cup of tea, coffee or juice anywhere you wish on the boat and watch the never ending miraculous scenery unfold before you.

Enjoy our buffet breakfast then visit Surprise Cave (Sung Sot). The 100 stair climb is well worth the extraordinary views this grotto worn over millions of years into a lime stone karst.

Back onboard it is time to check out your cabin, enjoy early lunch while the boat cruising back habour. Disembark the cruise, your driver is waiting for you to take you back Hanoi.

After refresh, your driver takes you to beautiful garden restaurant for your farewell dinner. You will enjoy unforgettable dinner among faintly flower and live traditional music.

Your English Speaking driver drive you around sparkling city before say goodnight to you at your hotel.

Summary:

Transfer: 3,5hours driving

Transportation: Private Car & Flight

Meals: Breakfast; Lunch; Dinner

Recommend accommodation: Metropole Legend Hanoi hotel

DAY 8: HANOI DEPARTURE - HUE ARRIVAL

You are free today to do shopping with special escort of your English Speaking driver. He is always at your proposal and direction.

As your approval, you will be transferred to Noi Bai airport to take flight to Hue. On arrival Hue airport you will be warmly welcome by your tour-guide, transfer to your hotel for check in and short refresh then transfer to Tha Om garden house to enjoy welcome dinner.

Summary:

Transfer: 45mins driving & 50mins flying

Transportation: Private Car & Flight

Meals: Breakfast & Dinner

Recommend accommodation: La Residence Hue hotel

DAY 9: HUE SIGHTSEEEING

Relax and have breakfast at hotel as long as you want before take a slowly trip explore Hue can’t-missed attractions.

You firstly take electric car discover Purple Forbidden City - a very large place in area and had special buildings for all the attendants under Nguyen dynasty, then continue to Khai Dinh Tomb – which is traditional Vietnamese in design with a European touch making it unique from the other tombs in Hue. Enjoy lunch with Hue’s specialties

Late afternoon, you will be cycling by Xich Lo along Romantic Perfume River, under shade of trees to enjoy tranquility Hue soul.

Stop in XQ Embroidery Workshop, agallery of Vietnamese tradition, XQ features delicately hand-woven fabrics embroidered by skilled technicians. Watch the craftswomen at work and be struck by the beauty of their pieces. Stitch by stitch, their process is impeccable, talent apparent and end result often as realistic as a painting.

Summary:

Transportation: Private Car

Meals: Breakfast & lunch

Recommend accommodation: La Residence Hue hotel

DAY 10: HUE – DA NANG – HOI AN

Time is yours to relax or shopping until you want to depart to Hoi An. Driving along the most beautiful coastline road, via Cloudy Pass – the most spectacular pass in Vietnam to admire the connection between mountain and sea. Optional stop at Marble Mountain for a short walk discover caves and mountain. Your tour-guide help you check in hotel on arrival Hoi An and leave you free to enjoy a spa or relax at pool.

Summary:

Transfer: 2,5hours driving

Transportation: Private Car

Meals: Breakfast

Recommend accommodation: Anantara Hoi An Resort & Spa

DAY 11: CYCLING HOI AN VILLAGE & COOKING CLASS – EXPLORING ANCIENT TOWN

Morning today, you may interested in joining a nice cooking class with talent chef. She will introduce with you main aspect of great Vietnamese food, share to you some receipts of traditional ways preparing and cooking Vietnamese food from scratch, using the freshest ingredients and traditional Vietnamese utensils (still in use today) then practice 4 famous dishes that you may cook at home at weekend for your family/ friends.

After the class we sit down and a chance to savor the dishes we have prepared.

Afternoon: free to discover Hoi An at your own pace. Hoi An, one of the world heritage sites in Vietnam, is a charming little city by the river, take a walking tour around the ancient town for visits to central market, temples and pagodas, ancient houses, museum and so on…

Summary:

Transfer: Walking

Meals: Breakfast & lunch

Recommend accommodation: Anantara Hoi An Resort & Spa

DAY 12: EXPERIENCE PEACEFUL HOI AN COUNTRYSIDE

Your guide will come to pick you up at the hotel by car to habour, embark the boat for cruising through little fishing villages, lust gardens, tranquility countryside. As your direction, boat will stop in fishing village or traditional village such as Kim Bong Carpentry village; Thanh Ha Pottery village, Tra Que Herb village.… At noon, enjoy seafood lunch served on board while cruise back the habour.

Disembark around 13:30 to transfer back your hotel.

Free your time in afternoon to tailor-made some clothes or shopping around charming Ho An town.

Summary:

Transportation: Boating

Meals: Breakfast & lunch

Recommend accommodation: Anantara Hoi An Resort & Spa

DAY 13: HOI AN - DA NANG – SIEM RIEP

Today, you are free at your leisure, last minutes shopping till meet your driver at the hotel to transfer to Da Nang airport, take flight to Siem Riep.

Landing Siem Riep, your tour-guide is ready to welcome you at arrival hall, escort you to hotel, help you check in then brief your time in Siem Riep before leaving for your time of relaxing.

Summary:

Transfer: 50mins driving & 2hours flying

Transportation: Private car & flights

Meals: Breakfast at hotel

Recommend accommodation: Park Hyatt Siem Riep

DAY 14: SIEM RIEP – ANGKOR WORLD HERITAGE SITES

Stay as long as you want to relax at your hotel then start exploring magnificent Angkor Wat, the most notable temple due to its size, architecture and art. Construction is thought to have taken around thirty years of intensive labor. Today, Angkor Wat is figured on Cambodia's national flag as the temple symbolizes the soul of the Khmer people.

Continue to the “gem” of the Angkor area, the pretty temple of Banteay Srey, which remains the best preserved temple in Cambodia that displays some of the finest examples of classical Khmer art. Go further to explore Kbal Spean. A 3 km trek up the hill through dense jungle will reward you with excellent views over the plains and the Kulen hills. At the top, be surprised about the “River of 1000 Lingas” with some remarkable stone carvings of Hindu gods, animals and other symbols in the river bed.

On the way back to Siem Reap, stop at the Landmine Museum and the Artisans d’Angkor that was established to support Cambodian arts and crafts and to help young people find work in their local villages by continuing the practice of traditional arts.

Free at your leisure in the evening to experience local life-night.

Summary:

Transportation: Private Car

Meals: Breakfast at hotel & Lunch

Recommend accommodation: Park Hyatt Siem Riep

DAY 15: EXPLORE EAST GATE OF ANGKOR THOM & TA PROHM TEMPLE

Continue discover mysterious Siem Riep today by driven interesting tuk tuk to the temples of Little Circuit to admire the most illustrious temple – Ta Prohm. This is one of the most popular temples after Angkor Wat and the Bayon because of the beautiful combinations of wood and stone. It is also the place where pop culture fans may recognize a few scenes from Angelina Jolie's Tomb Raider.
Continue your visit to Banteay Kdei, a Buddhist monastery from the late 12th Century, and Srah Srang, also known as the “pool of ablutions”.

Afternoon, optional visit the ancient city of Angkor Thom, the last and most enduring capital city of the Khmer empire under the reign of King Jayavarman VII in the late twelfth century. Take an elephant ride through the ancient South Gate, an impressive stone gate carved with Elephants and four giant faces. Continue your ride to visit Bayon Temple and then the Terrace of the Elephants and the Terrace of the Leper King.

End your day with a visit to Siem Reap’s colorful local markets then have farewell dinner with Apsara show.

Summary:

Transportation: Private Tuk Tuk/car

Meals: Breakfast at hotel; Lunch & Dinner

Recommend accommodation: Park Hyatt Siem Riep

DAY 16: SIEM RIEP DEPARTURE

Today is free till transfer to the airport for a flight back home.

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INCLUSION

 

  • All transfers through the trip
  • Accommodation as mentioned in itinerary
  • Meals as mentioned in itinerary
  • Regional English speaking guides trip, except leisure time & airport transfers
  • Tours of Hanoi, Cyclo ride in Hanoi old quarter, Water puppet tickets
  • Boat trip Mekong delta & where mentioned
  • Package Halong cruise – join boat – private cabin on Violet Cruise
  • All entrance fees for mentioned visits
  • Sightseeing ticket and tours in all Vietnam & Cambodia
  • Domestic flights
  • International flight from Da Nang – Siem Riep
  • Phone with credit for contacting your guides & consultant
  • A bottle of water and tissues per person for day with tours.

EXCLUSION

  • Other services than mentioned
  • Personal expense (Laundry, expenditure of a personal nature)
  • Bank charge (bank transfer fee/Credit card fee)
  • Tips, Travel insurance
  • Optional tour & surcharge for other language than English, French, Chinese

BOOKING CONDITION

  • Deposit and Payment: 30% of total invoice should be deposit at the time of booking for guarantee. Final payment is no later than 7days in advance of arrival date.
  • Cancellation: If cancelling less than 15 days, the deposit is non-refundable. After final payment is received a cancellation fee of approximately 75% applies. This percentage may be less depending on the date of cancellation. A cancellation fee of 100% is applicable within 03 days of travel.
  • Pricing: All prices are shown in American dollars and are current at the date of printing this itinerary. If there is a dramatic fluctuation in the exchange rate or the price of services provided, which are beyond the control of Ciao Travel, Ciao Travel reserves the right to adjust tour prices accordingly, even though the balance of payment may have been made. This would only happen in unusual circumstances.
  • Itinerary Validity and Content: This itinerary is valid until 25th Dec 2015, unless otherwise specified. Every effort has been made to ensure accuracy. Ciao Travel shall not be liable for any injury, damage or loss caused by any inaccuracy. Ciao Travel reserves the right to change tour arrangements or accommodations due to safety or security reasons, and will endeavor to provide alternative arrangements of the same standard as that originally booked.
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