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Soul of Vietnam And Cambodia14 days/ 13 nights

  • Soul of Vietnam And Cambodia

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    14 days/ 13 nights

  • Explorer Hanoi charming

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    Soul of Vietnam and Cambodia

  • Full trip in Halong bay

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    Soul of Vietnam and Cambodia

  • Departure to Siem Reap and visit AngkorWat

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    Soul of Vietnam and Cambodia

  • Amazing Ta Prohm Temple

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    Soul of Vietnam and Cambodia

  • Come back Ho Chi Minh busy city

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    Soul of Vietnam and Cambodia

  • Discover local life on river of Southern Vietnam

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    Soul of Vietnam and Cambodia

  • Free and easy in pearl Phu Quoc island

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    Soul of Vietnam and Cambodia

 

The luxury holiday "Soul of Vietnam & Cambodia" is exactly as its name, just 14 days, you will slowly experience soul of Vietnam & Cambodia, including elegance Hanoi, spectacular Halong Bay, mysterious Siem Riep, friendly Mekong Delta and ending your leisurely holiday by relaxing at paradise in earth - Phu Quoc Island.

 

OUTLINED HOLIDAY

DAY 1: HANOI ARRIVAL

Transfer: 40mins
Transportation: Private car
Meals: None

Recommend accommodation: Hotel De l’Opera Hanoi

DAY 2: FULL DAY EXPLORE CHARMING HANOI

Transfer: Around the city
Transportation: Private Car
Meals: Breakfast; Lunch

Recommend accommodation: Hotel De l'Opera Hanoi

DAY 3: HANOI - FULL DAY TRIP TO HA LONG BAY

Transfer: 3.5hours driving & 5hours cruising
Transportation: Private car
Meals: Breakfast; Lunch

Recommend accommodation: Hotel De l’Opera Hanoi

DAY 4: HANOI DEPARTURE - SIEM RIEP ARRIVAL

Transfer: 50mins driving & 2hours flying
Transportation: Private Car & Flight
Meals: Breakfast; Dinner
Recommend accommodation: Belmond La Residence

DAY 5: SIEM RIEP - ANGKOR WORLD HERITAGE SITES

Transfer: Around the city
Transportation: Private Car/tuk tuk
Meals: Breakfast; Lunch
Recommend accommodation: Belmond La Residence

DAY 6: EXPLORE EAST GATE OF ANGKOR THOM & TA PROHM TEMPLE

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

DAY 7: SIEM RIEP DEPARTURE - HO CHI MINH ARIVAL

Transfer: 30mins driving & 1hour flying
Transportation: Private Car & Flight
Meals: Breakfast & lunch
Recommend accommodation: The Reverie Saigon hotel

DAY 8: HO CHI MINH CITY EXPLORATION

Transfer: Around the city
Transportation: Private Car
Meals: Breakfast & lunch
Recommend accommodation: The Reverie Saigon hotel

DAY 9: HO CHI MINH CITY - CAI BE HABOUR - MEKONG DELTA CRUISE

Transfer: 2,5hours
Transportation: Private Car
Meals: Breakfast; Lunch & Dinner
Recommend accommodation: L’Aman Cruise

DAY 10: COLOURFUL FLOATING MARKET - FLY TO PHU QUOC ISLAND

Transfer: 30mins driving & 50mins flying
Transportation: Private Car & Flight
Meals: Breakfast
Recommend accommodation: Salinda Premium Resort and Spa

DAY 11: PHU QUOC ISLAND FREE & EASY

Transportation: None
Meals: Breakfast at hotel
Recommend accommodation: Salinda Premium Resort and Spa

DAY 12: PHU QUOC ISLAND FREE & EASY

Transportation: None
Meals: Breakfast at hotel
Recommend accommodation: Salinda Premium Resort and Spa

DAY 13: PHU QUOC ISLAND - DEPARTURE - HO CHI MINH CITY ARRIVAL - FREE & EASY

Transfer: 30mins driving & 50mins flying.
Transportation: Private Car & Flight
Meals: Breakfast
Recommend accommodation: The Reverie Saigon hotel

DAY 14: HO CHI MINH DEPARTURE

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

DAY 1: HANOI ARRIVAL

Warmly welcome you on arrival Hanoi airport by your private assistance, who will help you fast track through all arrival formalities, avoid your time of waiting even 1 min. He then escorts you to arrival hall, where your private driver is waiting to take you to your hotel.

Helping you check in hotel is your private travel consultant. She/he will come your hotel to check, ensure your check in procedure to be the fastest. Before leaving, she/he will introduce and handover all travel tips.

The rest of time is yours for relax and refresh.
Summary:
Transfer: 40mins
Transportation: Private car
Meals: None

Recommend accommodation: Hotel De l'Opera Hanoi

DAY 2: FULL DAY EXPLORE CHARMING HANOI

The city tour of the capital city occupies your whole day. The sites include of Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum (viewed from outside), One Pillar Pagoda and Temple of Literature - Vietnam’s first university then Fine Art museum.  Enjoy lunch at local restaurant, suppose Com Viet restaurant.
Afternoon, drive along one of the most romantic peaceful Thanh Nien road in Westlake to Ethnology Museum – a beautiful museum with indoor and outdoor exhibition to learn about Vietnam Culture.
The tour continues with a short walk explore Lake of the Restored Sword then 1 hour Xich Lo cycling around the Old Quarter & charming French Quarter. Take part in Water Puppet show before end you trip at the hotel.  

Summary:
Transfer: Around the city
Transportation: Private Car
Meals: Breakfast; Lunch

Recommend accommodation: Hotel De l'Opera Hanoi

DAY 3: HANOI – FULL DAY TRIP TO HA LONG BAY

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 in Ha Long and board your private luxury wooden boat for the cruise on the emerald green waters of Halong Bay, among the 3,000 spectacular limestone islands. A fresh seafood lunch will be served on board.

Visit floating fishing villages and stunning lime stone cave, admire the beauty of water carved mountains and perhaps enjoy swimming in the emerald water. Do not forget to get for you hundreds of wonderful photos of this marvelous wonder.

Summary:
Transfer: 3.5hours driving & 5hours cruising
Transportation: Private car
Meals: Breakfast; Lunch

Recommend accommodation: Hotel De l'Opera Hanoi

DAY 4: HANOI DEPARTURE – SIEM REAP ARRIVAL

Have breakfast at hotel then free at your leisure & shopping.

Afternoon: Your private car pick up from hotel to airport for flight to Siem Reap

Welcome on arrival Siem Reap by your private driver who will hold a board with your name inside, waiting for you at arrival hall, after baggage claim. Transfer to hotel for check in procedure till enjoy your welcome dinner with traditional Aspara show. Overnight at hotel in Siem Reap

Summary:
Transfer: 50mins driving & 2hours flying
Transportation: Private Car & Flight
Meals: Breakfast; Dinner  
Recommend accommodation: Belmond La Residence

DAY 5: SIEM REAP – ANGKOR WORLD HERITAGE SITES

Today, we visit Angkor Wat temple one of the largest religious monument of the world. We marvel around the temple seeing the bas-reliefs and carving depicting the different stories of the Hindu God and Hindu deities. We hike inside the forest surrounding the temple till we arrive at the main gate on the western side. You then continue process to the Bayon temple through a nice road flanked with hug trees along the way or transfer by car/tuk tuk. Stop at the south gate of Angkor Thom to take some photos and then continue transfer to the main temple of Bayon. Then we climb the Bayon temple touring around this massive monument with many towers carved with faces and the bas-relief epic ting the daily life of the Angkor era. We visit also the Elephant terrace and the Leper king terraces, admire beautiful sunset here before transfer back hotel.

Summary:
Transfer: Around the city
Transportation: Private Car/tuk tuk
Meals: Breakfast; Lunch
Recommend accommodation: Belmond La Residence

DAY 6: EXPLORE EAST GATE OF ANGKOR THOM & TA PROHM TEMPLE

In the morning, enjoy a visit to temples of Preah Khan, Neak Pean and Ta Prohm, Mebon Oriental and Pre Rup of the Grand Circuit.
In the afternoon, we will stop at Banteay Srei temple (the intricately carved and well preserved temple). Along the way we make stopover at the Preah Dark village and we follow these with a visit the Banteay Samre Temple adorned with impressive relief’s depicting scenes of Vishunu as well as Krishna legends.
In the evening, if you interest, free as your own take part Phare circus at 07:30pm. Overnight in Siem Reap

Summary:
Transportation: Private Car
Meals: Breakfast & lunch
Recommend accommodation: Belmond La Residence

DAY 7: SIEM REAP DEPARTURE – HO CHI MINH ARIVAL

Free at your leisure till transfer to airport to take flight to Ho Chi Minh City. Welcome on arrival Ho Chi Minh City by your private guide, transfer to hotel for refresh.
Your welcome dinner today is Saigon River dinning cruise from 18:30 to 21:00. It is a rare chance to experience sparkling Ho Chi Minh by night from the river.

Summary:
Transfer: 30mins driving & 1hour flying
Transportation: Private Car & Flight
Meals: Breakfast & lunch
Recommend accommodation:  The Reverie Saigon hotel

DAY 8: HO CHI MINH CITY EXPLORATION

Explore the city’s highlights including Independence Palace (former Presidential Palace of the South of Vietnam), War museum and Central Post Office then stroll in Ben Thanh Market.
Enjoy lunch before heading to visit Jade Emperor Pagodas. Afternoon, optional visit Duc Minh Private Gallery or Museum Vietnamese Traditional Medicine as your interest.  
Finish your tour at hotel and free the rest of time as leisure.

Summary:
Transfer: Around the city
Transportation: Private Car
Meals: Breakfast & lunch
Recommend accommodation: The Reverie Saigon hotel

DAY 9: HO CHI MINH CITY – CAI BE HABOUR – MEKONG DELTA CRUISE

Enjoy breakfast at your hotel then depart by private car to Cai Be at 08:30am.
Arrival Cai Be hanour at 11h30, boarding LE COCHINCHINE boat with complement welcome drink then take a local boat for an extensive visit of Cai Be: the floating market, the mazes of waterway , local pop-rice and sweets production. Continue boating to visit of colonial buildings, old houses, delightful flower gardens and local coconut candy and rice paper manufacturers.

The LeCochinchine continues its cruise to Co Chien River while lunch served on board.
Afternoon, disembark the cruise for a pleasant walk or cycle on the footpaths of the countryside to discover tropical fruit orchards and the local people's activities. Visit a cottage industry, a local farm and sample seasonal fruits. Leisurely cruise on the Mekong River while taking in the beautiful scenery. E  njoy an aperitif over the sunset, dinner and night on board.

Summary:
Transfer: 2,5hours
Transportation: Private Car
Meals: Breakfast; Lunch & Dinner
Recommend accommodation: L'Aman Cruise

DAY 10: COLOURFUL FLOATING MARKET – FLY TO PHU QUOC ISLAND

The morning bobbling commotion of Mekong river life comes to life for another lovely day our boat set sails to Can Tho through tributary and canals. Transfer boat to Cai Rang floating market in early morning to explore one of the most bustling floating markets in Mekong.

Return the cruise for breakfast around 7am then check out the room, disembark the cruise at 07:40 for driving to Can Tho airport, catch flight to Phu Quoc.
Welcomed by your driver on arrival Phu Quoc Island, transfer to hotel for check in (early check in upon availability) and relax. Starting your time in paradise!

Summary:
Transfer: 30mins driving & 50mins flying
Transportation: Private Car & Flight
Meals: Breakfast
Recommend accommodation: Salinda Premium Resort and Spa

DAY 11: PHU QUOC ISLAND FREE & EASY

Enjoy breakfast at hotel then free at your leisure on beach or take your own time sightseeing Phu Quoc island or diving discover colorful coral

Summary:
Transportation: None
Meals: Breakfast at hotel
Recommend accommodation: Salinda Premium Resort and Spa

DAY 12: PHU QUOC ISLAND FREE & EASY

Free at your leisure all day on paradise of Phu Quoc Island.

Summary:
Transportation: None
Meals: Breakfast at hotel
Recommend accommodation: Salinda Premium Resort and Spa

DAY 13: PHU QUOC ISLAND DEPARTURE– HO CHI MINH CITY ARRIVAL – FREE & EASY  

Breakfast at hotel then free at your leisure & shopping till transfer to the airport for flight to Ho Chi Minh City.
Welcome on arrival Ho Chi Minh City by your private driver, transfer to hotel for check and free to relax.
Your rest of time is free for last minutes shopping before leaving the city on next day.

Summary:
Transfer: 30mins driving & 50mins flying.
Transportation: Private Car & Flight
Meals: Breakfast
Recommend accommodation: The Reverie Saigon hotel

DAY 14: HO CHI MINH DEPARTURE

Enjoy early breakfast at hotel then free at your leisure until transfer to Ho Chi Minh airport for your flight back home.

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INCLUSION

  • Air-conditioner transportation on tours by air-con vehicles as specified in the itinerary
  • 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
  • Package Mekong cruise – join boat – private cabin on L’Aman Cruise
  • All entrance fees for mentioned visits
  • Sightseeing ticket and tours in all Vietnam & Siem Reap
  • Local guide where needed
  • Domestic flights
  • Dinning cruise in Saigon River
  • International flight from Hanoi  – Siem Reap – Ho Chi Minh City
  • Vietnam on arrival authorization letter.
  • Cambodia visa
  • Phone with credit for contacting us within Vietnam
  • A bottle of water and tissues per person for day with tours.

EXCLUSION

  • Other services than mentioned
  • International flight tickets entry & exit Vietnam (contact us to be assisted)
  • Personal expenses (Laundry, expenditure of a personal nature)
  • Payment 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.
  • Special Requirements: Please advise Ciao Travel of any special requirements such as Special Meals, Medical Requirements etc., as soon as possible. If you get motion sickness, it is imperative that you bring with you motion sickness pills as we travel by coach and boat sometimes.
  • Travel Insurance: We strongly recommend you organize travel insurance before departure in your country. Insurance covers cancellation fees payable for airline tickets, accommodation, loss of deposit, luggage etc.
  • Clients’ Responsibilities: It is your responsibility to obtain passports, health certificates or other travel documents where required for the tour. It remains your responsibility to ensure that these documents are in order and to meet any additional costs incurred as a result of failure to comply with such requirements. It is also your responsibility to obtain any vaccinations that may be required to travel.