We present you a tour of the most advisable, 15 days in Vietnam with an extension to Cambodia. In this tour we collect for you the best and most popular places to visit. We have included the best hotels with the best quality of breakfasts and daily activities that you will enjoy with your personal guide.
Hanoi – Siem Reap
Upon arrival at the Noi Bai airport, you will be picked up and transfer to your hotel in the Old Quarter.
Free time to discover this bustling city by your own.
08:30 – 09:00: You are picked up from your hotel and proceed to Tuan Chau Island
We will arrive at the cruise office in Tuan Chau Marina, from where we will transfer to our cruise. Receive cruise briefing, check in cabin and start the cruise.
Boarding and having lunch on boat while passing through thousand islands and islets of stunning Halong Bay.
After lunch you can take a short rest before visitting Tung Sau Pearl Farm. If this excursion doesn’t take your fancy, stay on board and treat yourself to a delicious afternoon tea.
Your second stop of the day is the magnificent Sung Sot Cave, where you can take in the panoramic views across Halong Bay.
Back to the cruise and enjoy cooking Demonstration
In the evening we will enjoy dinner and after that, you can get to the top deck to enjoy Halong bay ny night or simply chill out in your cabin with movie for a romantic night in.
After breakfast, you will visit popular Titov Island, where you can go swimming or hike to the top for another stunning panoramic view of the Bay.
Afterwards, your next stop will be Trong Cave in Bo Hon Island.
After your morning excursions, re-energise yourself with a fresh and delicious lunch in the restaurant.
After lunch, heading to Cua Van Floating Village – the largest of the five remaining floating fishing villages in the Bay.
Return to Paradise Elegance for relaxing in the sunset party and dinner will follow up the party.
Overnight on board.
Start the day afresh with healthy Tai Chi session before having breakfast.
On the way back to Tuan Chau Marina, the cruise will pass by Thien Cung and Dau Go Caves and the Fighting Cocks Islet.
Return to Tuan Chau Marina. Having lunch on your own before getting on bus back to Hanoi.
Pick you up and transfer you to Noi Bai Airport to take your next flight to Hue airport.
Upon arrival, our driver will drive you to the hotel.
Overnight in Hue.
At 09:00 our guide pick you up at your hotel.
Take a short drive into the river where seven tombs were built for seven Nguyen emperors. Each is an expression of the unique personality of the man whose remains it holds and each is comprised of three elements: a temple dedicated to the worship of the deceased emperor and his queen, a stone stele that records the biographical and historical high points of his life, and the royal tomb itself. Today, we will visit two of the tombs of emperors Minh Mang Tomb and Khai Dinh Tomb before driving outside of town for a lunch of classic Hue cuisine at a restaurant in a beautiful garden setting.
In the afternoon, we return to the center of Hue. Continue to visit Hue Citadel -the most famous site in Hue and the Forbidden Purple City, originally built in the early 1800s for the personal use of the emperor and staffed by eunuchs who posed no threat to the royal concubines. Then, back to hotel for relaxing.
Overnight in Hue.
08:00 Depart from your hotel, Embarking on boat for cruise along the poetic Perfume River. Stop at the iconic Thien Mu Pagoda (Heavenly Lady Pagoda) which was built in 1601-the symbol of Hue city.
Continue your trip biking around the village which is located in the city center and the Nguyen Emperors’ tombs. Have a nice biking and walking tour around quiet Thuy Bieu Village, feeling the comfortable vibes in a friendly air of local life. While biking , taking short stop in schools, communal houses, ancient temples and especially the garden house – Its housing architecture is typical of Hue and the Nguyen dynasty with small cottages hidden in large luxuriant gardens, long gates and fences carved out of ornamental trees.
Keep biking through the most famous pristine hamlets Nguyet Bieu and Luong Quan where you can contemplate lush greens, and its laid back lifestyle.
Come back to a local house in Thuy Bieu for cooking class. Then you will have lunch with the Hue’s traditional specialities that you have just cooked.
Relax by steeping your foot in medicinal herb water – a traditional therapeutic practice.
Come back to your Hotel. Spend your free time in Hue.
In the morning, our driver will transfer you to the airport to take the flight to Ho Chi Minh
Upon arrival at the airport, the driver will be waiting for you to transfer you directly to Mui Ne (5 hours). Once the checkin is done, you will have free time to begin to explore this wonderful town.
Overnight in Mui Ne.
Free days to enjoy the resort and the beaches.
In the morning, our driver will pick you up at your hotel and transfer you back to Ho Chi Minh.
Free time to discover Ho Chi Minh city center by your own.
Overnight in Ho Chi Minh.
After breakfast, and at the agreed time, your driver will take you to the Tan Son Nhat International Airport to take the flight to Siem Reap.
Upon arrival Siem Reap airport, you will be picked up and transfer to your hotel.
Free night in Siem Reap,
8:00: We will pick you up at the hotel for visiting the Angkor Thom, the South Gate of Angkor Thom, Bayon Temple, built from the late 12th century to the early 13th century by King Jayavarman VII and consists of 54 towers, the Royal Enclosure, the Phimeanakas, the Elephants Terrace and the Terrace of the Leper King, then visit Ta Prohm, surrounded by jungle.
Visit Angkor Wat, the largest temples in world and covers an area of 200 hectares and surrounded by moat and an exterior wall measuring 1300 meters x 1500 meters.
Overnight in Siem Reap.
Breakfast at hotel. Visit Banteay Srei, constructed at the late 10th century by a Brahmin counselor under a powerking Rajendarvarman. It was loosely translated to citadel of the woman, but it is a modern appellation that probably refers to the delicate beauty of the carvings.
En-route stop at Pre Rub (turn the body), was constructed in late 10th century dedicated to Hindu gods. This reflects the common belief among Cambodians that funerals were conducted at the temple. Visit Preah Khan temple, built by King Jayavarman VII dedicated to his father. It is a huge, highly exportable monastic complex, and served as a Buddhist monastery and school, engaging over 1000 monks.
Continue to Neak Pean, a small island temple located in the middle of the last Baray, constructed by a Khmer king in the Angkor area.
In the afternoon come back to hotel for overnight.
Today you are free at leisure until time to transfer to the airport for the flight back home.