Vietnam + Cambodia

8 Nights & 9 Days

Vietnam + Cambodia

Cities Included

Hanoi, Hochiminh, Ho Chi Minh City, Cuchi Tunnel, Siem Reap, Angkor Thom and Angkor Vat


The tourism industry is the country’s second-greatest source of hard currency after the textile industry. Between January and December 2007, visitor arrivals were 2.0 million, an increase of 18.5% over the same period in 2006. Most visitors arrived through Siem Reap with the remainder through Phnom Penh and other destinations.

Other tourist destinations include Sihanoukville in the south west which has several popular beaches and the sleepy riverside town of Battambang in the north west, both of which are a popular stop for backpackers who make up a large of portion of visitors to Cambodia. The area around Kampot and Kep including the Bokor Hill Station are also of interest to visitors. Tourism has increased steadily each year in the relatively stable period since the 1993 UNTAC elections; in 1993 there were 118,183 international tourists, and in 2009 there were 2,161,577 international tourists.

Most of the tourists were Japanese, Chinese, Filipinos, Americans, South Koreans and French, said the report, adding that the industry earned some 1.4 billion US dollars in 2007, accounting for almost ten percent of the kingdom’s gross national product. Chinese-language newspaper Jianhua Daily quoted industry officials as saying that Cambodia will have three million foreign tourist arrivals in 2010 and five million in 2015. Tourism has been one of Cambodia’s triple pillar industries. The Angkor Wat historical park in Siem Reap province, the beaches in Sihanoukville and the capital city Phnom Penh are the main attractions for foreign tourists.


Due to differences in latitude and the marked variety in topographical relief, the climate tends to vary considerably for each region. During the winter or dry season, extending roughly from November to April, the monsoon winds usually blow from the northeast along the Chinese coast and across the Gulf of Tonkin, picking up considerable moisture. The average annual temperature is generally higher in the plains than in the mountains, especially in southern Vietnam compared to the north. Temperatures vary less in the southern plains around Ho Chi Minh City and the Mekong Delta, ranging from between 21 and 35 °C over the course of the year. In Hanoi and the surrounding areas of Red River Delta, the temperatures are much lower between 15 and 33 °C while seasonal variations in the mountains and plateaus and in the northernmost are much more dramatic, with temperatures varying from 3 °C in December and January to 37 °C in July and August. As Vietnam received high rain precipitation with an average amount of rainfall from 1,500 millimitres to 2,000 millimetres during the monsoon seasons, this often causes flood especially in the cities with poor drainage system.

Day 1: 19 Jan, 18: Hanoi Arrival

You are warmly welcomed by our Tour guide at Noi Bai Airport and transferred to your hotel in Hanoi capital (check in at 14:00PM, free early check in subject to availability). Be free and relax after long journey.. Overnight in Hanoi.

Day 2: 20 Jan, 18: Hanoi – Halong Bay (B/L)

After breakfast at hotel, leave Hanoi at 8:00 for Halong Bay, The World Heritage Area of outstanding natural beauty on the Ocean. Upon arrival, get on the private boat cruising around the islands, islets, caves and grottos. Enjoy seafood lunch on boat and take a short excursion to Thien Cung cave Or Dau Go cave. Drive back to Hanoi & overnight in Hanoi.

Day 3: 21 Jan, 18: Hanoi city tour – Hochiminh (B) by flight

After breakfast at hotel, 08:00Am start visiting visit Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum and Museum, Tran Quoc pagoda, Quan Thanh pagoda, West lake, Hoa Lo prison, Temple of Literature – the first university of Vietnam. Wonder around Hoan Kiem lake then visit Ngoc Son Temple. Later afternoon transfer to airport take flight to Hochiminh. Pick up transfer to hotel. Overnight in Hochiminh.

Day 4: 22 Jan, 18: Ho Chi Minh City – Mekong Delta (B)

Have breakfast at hotel, 08:00AM drive to My Tho (about 70-75km), on arrival, get on a private boat cruising along small creek to Mekong River estuary, to Phoenix Island. The motorized boat cruises more along natural creeks and quiet village in Ben Tre Province. Visit orchards, bee – keeping farm, taste natural honey and honey wine, enjoy tropical fruit, traditional music, wonder around a distillery, explore the local coconut candy production process, taste candy & coconut pulp. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh.

Day 5: 23 Jan, 18: Hochiminh – Cuchi tunnel – City tour (B)

After breakfast at hotel, 08:00Am Proceed to Cu Chi to visit the military base of Vietnamese Army which is a system of tunnels to understand how people lived, struggled and won the war. Return to Ho Chi Minh City in afternoon. Take short excursion to Reunification Palace, War Museum, Ben Thanh Market. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh city.

Day 6: 24 Jan, 18: Hochiminh – Siem Reap (B) by flight

Leisure time for shopping or relax before transfer to Tan Son Nhat airport take flight to Siem Reap.

Upon arrival in Siem Reap airport, met and welcome by our guide, then transfer direct to hotel for check in.

This afternoon we will enjoy a boat ride on the Tonle Sap Lake. This is the largest permanent fresh-water lake in South East Asia and flows into Tonle Sap River, joining the Mekong in Phnom Penh. We will see a fishermen’s “floating village” with floating schools, floating police station, etc. It is same as a big village floating on the lake, and the “village” move from place to place following water levels and current. Dinner not included. Overnight in Siem Reap

Day 7: 25 Jan, 18: Siem Reap – Angkor Thom & Angkor Vat (B)

Breakfast at hotel.

Morning you will visit with your professional guide, the “Great City” of Angkor Thom, visits include the famous Bayon Temple, Phimeanakas Temple within the Royal Palace enclosure, Baphuon Temple, the Terrace of the Elephants, the Terrace of the Leper King. Lunch not included

Afternoon dedicated to visit the most famous & magnificent Angkor Vat temple. This architectural masterpiece was constructed in the 12th century and covers an area of about 210 hectares. With many galleries with columns, libraries, pavilions, courtyards and ponds full of water, carved low-reliefs about Ramayana Story and day-to-day life at the time of Angkor’s construction. Dinner not included. Overnight in Siem Reap

Day 8: 26 Jan, 18: Siem Reap – Departure (B)

Breakfast at hotel.

Free for your own leisure until transfer to Siem Reap International Airport 2hours before departure. End of service!

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Duration:  07 Nights/ 08 Days

Tour packaged included:

  • Full private modern transfers with A/C as program
  • Private VIP boat in Halong
  • Boat trip in Mekong
  • Skilled English speaking tour guide
  • Accommodation with daily breakfast
  • All entrance fees
  • Meals as indicated: 1 Lunch on cruise Only (B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner)
  • 02 flight tickets (Hanoi – Hochiminh – Siem Reap by Vietnam airline)
  • Airport tax
  • Daily bottle of mineral water
  • All activities mentioned
  • All service charge and government tax

Tour excluded:

  • Insurance
  • Personal expenses
  • Tip
  • Drink
  • Other not mentioned
  • International flight in Vietnam/out Siem Reap
  • Visa fee
  • Early check in and late checkout at hotels

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