Tours Vietnam Cambodia Explorer: 10 Days / 09 Nights (from USD996 Per Person)
Day 1: Arrive SAI GON (-/-/D)
Welcome by our guide and transfer to your hotel. Afternoon, visit the Former Presidential Palace, War Museum, Notre Dame Cathedral, the head Post Office was built at XIX by Gustave Eiffel, Jade Pagoda where you will know religious life of Vietnamese as well as the interesting information about Saigon history and culture. Transfer to visit Ben Thanh market. Dinner and overnight in Saigon.
Day 3: CAN THO - CHAU DOC (B/L/D)
Breakfast in the hotel. Enjoy a boat trip on the Mekong river to visit Cai Rang, the famous floating market in the west of Viet Nam, along narrow waterways through the lush vegetation to an orchard garden where we have the opportunity to visit local homes. Disembarking and having lunch in local restaurant. Check-out hotel. Transfer to Chau Doc. Visit the Sam Mountain, the Tomb of Thoai Ngoc Hau, the foundator of Chau Doc area. Ba Chua Xu pagoda is a famous place with a legend for popular people. Check-in in the late evening. Overnight in Chau Doc.
Day 4: CHAU DOC - Phnom Penh (B/L/-)
Breakfast in the hotel. Boat cruise to 4 hours to Phnom Penh. It is one of the interesting boat cruise along Mekong River to see the 2 countries. Say goodbye to Vietnamese guide, take water, food, book etc, for your journey. Once arriving at the pier at Cambodia border, you will get Cambodian visa at the border (please bring 1 passport photo). Then continue cruising the upstream river to Phnom Penh. Upon arrival, welcome by our guide, cool towel and lunch at the river front restaurant. Afternoon, free and relax at the hotel. Overnight in Phnom Penh.
Breakfast at your hotel. City tour to visit this bustling capital city including National Museum of Khmer Arts, Royal Palace and Silver Pagoda. After lunch, visit Toul Sleng Genocide Museum, Russian Market and Cheung Ek Killing Fields. Overnight in Phnom Penh
Breakfast at the hotel. Visit the pre-Angkorian temples in Rolous Group including Preah Ko, Bakong and Lo Lei. Rolous was the first Angkor capital when they settled closer to Tonle Sap lake. It was a good location to get water from the lake for agriculture purpose and easy to succeed over the enimy get up of the boat from Tonle Sap lake. The period of Angkor started the year 800AD and declined in the year 1432AD. Afternoon, visit the jungle temples Ta Phrom embraced by giant trees and creepers. Then visit the former capital of Khmer Empire in the 12th century Angkor Thom including the four faces Bayon temple. The end of the day, we extensively explore Angkor Wat, the 7th Wonder of the World. Overnight in Siem Reap.
Breakfast at the hotel. Excursion to visit the most beautiful temple Banteay Srei known as citadel of women. Banteay Srei was built by pink sand stones. Then transfer another 30 minutes to Kbal Spean known as the River of Thousand lingas to hike about 45 minutes to visit the Lingas. Afternoon, visit pre Angkorian temple Pre Rup, and Preah Khan. Overnight in Siem Reap.
Breakfast at the hotel. Excursion to visit Beng Mealea temple hidden in the junle. This massive ruin makes special attractions because of its peaceful atmosphere with less tourists as it is located in the remote area 50km outside Angkor complex. Beng Mealea has its special own character which the other temples cannot compares; no wonder why it was chosen to shoot in the movies of Indiana Jones. Afternoon, visit Old Market and Artisan d'Angkor of wood carving and stone carving. Overnight in Siem Reap.
* Services included:
- Transportation in private air-conditioned vehicle with driver
- International flight and airport tax
- Visa for Vietnam, Cambodia
- Drinks, tips, personal expenses and other services not clearly mentioned in the program