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Cambodia-Vietnam-Laos
A South-East Asian Expedition

Travel across three countries of South-East Asia - Cambodia, Vietnam and Laos for an overview of the rich culture, history and natural beauty that these countries boast of. Enjoy a taste of the old and the modern, the traditional and the colonial, the city life and the village life, on this adventure spanning three countries. The delicious local food and the warm locals are an added bonus.

Note: We encourage responsible tourism. Practice these guidelines while on a trip!

Accomdations

3* Hotel
4* Hotels
5* Hotels

Service Level

Standard
Upgraded
Luxury

Transportation

Private

Food

Vegetarian
Non Veg

Age

Max 75 years

Difficulty

Easy

Who is this tour for?

Young Age Couple, Middle Age Couple , Group of Singles, Family with Kids, Mixed Group, Family & Friends
Tour Map

Tour Experience

Visit the best of Cambodia, Vietnam and Laos on this 15 day tour across South-East Asia.

  • Explore the temples of Angkor, which houses the famous Angkor Wat.
  • Get a taste of Siem Reap's night life.
  • Discover the capital city of Phnom Penh.
  • Mekong delta cruise along water channels.
  • Local markets and traditional workshops.
  • Interact with the locals.
  • The ancient Vinh Trang pagoda in My Tho.
  • Tour Ho Chi Minh city
  • Journey by cable car to Bana Hills
  • Carnivals, street food and music
  • Amusement park visit
  • Explore the ancient town of Hoain - a UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • Discover all that Vietnam's capital has to offer.
  • A junk boat ride in Halong Bay
  • The freshest seafood and local delicacies
  • Local sightseeing in Luang Prabang
  • The beautiful Kuang Si waterfalls
  • Traditional river boat rides
  • Visit the sacred Pak Ou caves

*The price displayed is for premium 3 star accommodation. Get in touch for an upgraded version of the same.

14N/ 15D

Departure: Any day

You will be doing:

Photography
Temple Visit
Shopping
Local Interaction
Monastrey Visit
Cave Exploration

You will be experiencing:

Nature
Culture
Night life
Road Trip
Architecture
World Heritage Site
Caves
Cityscape

Itinerary

1 Arrival at Siem Reap

Welcome to Cambodia. A local guide awaits your arrival at the airport and will drive you to your hotel to get settled in. Once you check in, you have the rest of the day at your leisure.

10 km 3 km
Siem Reap
3* Hotel, 4* Hotels, 5* Hotels
Shopping
Night life
None

Today we visit the temple ruins of Angkor. Around 8 - 8:30 am, we drive to Angkor Thom, the ancient capital city of the Khmer empire, along with our local guide.

A glimpse of your day -

We begin our circuit at the Bayon temple with its 54 towers, smack dab in the centre of the city. We then visit the Terrace of the Leper King, the Terrace of Elephants and the temple of Baphuon. Our next stop is the Ta Phrohm temple which features in the movie 'Tomb Raider'. Finally, we journey to the Mother of all temples, the famous Angkor Wat.

  • Siem Reap
  • Angkor
  • Siem Reap
20 km None
Siem Reap
3* Hotel, 4* Hotels, 5* Hotels
Temple Visit
Culture, Spiritual, Architecture, World Heritage Site
Breakfast, Lunch

After a quick breakfast, we begin our journey to the capital city of Phnom Penh. On arrival, you can check into your hotel and spend the rest of your day as you please.

  • Siem Reap
  • Phnom Penh
320 km None
Phnom Penh
3* Hotel, 4* Hotels, 5* Hotels
Road Trip
Breakfast

We set out in the morning to explore Phnom Penh which is located at the confluence of three rivers - the Mekong, the Bassac and the Tonle Sap.

The day looks like this -

  • A visit to Wat Phnom, an ancient pagoda
  • A tour of the Royal palace and the Silver Pagoda that it houses
  • A visit to an ancient school, Toul Sleng which was once a prison.
  • Stroll around the Russian Market, a bazaar that was once popular amongst Russian expats, hence the name.

  • Phnom Penh
15 km None
Phnom Penh
3* Hotel, 4* Hotels, 5* Hotels
Temple Visit
Culture, Architecture
Breakfast

Pack your bags for a journey to Ho Chi Minh City!

A representative will drop you off at the bus stop where you will board a bus for a 7-8 hour journey to Ho Chi Minh city. On arriving, check into your hotel and enjoy a laid-back day getting some well-deserved rest.

  • Phnom Penh
  • Ho Chi Minh City
240 km None
Ho Chi Minh City
3* Hotel, 4* Hotels, 5* Hotels
Breakfast

Post breakfast, we head to the city of My Tho where we board a motor boat for a cruise along the vast network of river channels of the Mekong with views of for famous islets - Dragon, Unicorn, Turtle and Phoenix.

A glimpse of the day-

  • We stop at one of the floating fish houses to discover their fresh seafood and way of life
  • We visit traditional honey farming and coconut candy making worshops for some insight and hands-on experience while the trills of local traditional music permeates the air.
  • Next, we hand-row a 'sampan', a type of wooden boat through local floating markets and ride through villages on the back of a Xe Loi, a kind of local cycle rickshaw.
  • After a lovely lunch at a local restaurant, we board a boat back to My Tho.
  • Before we return to the hotel, we visit the Vinh Trang Pagoda, a majestic temple surrounded by beautiful gardens, a sight for sore eyes.

  • Ho Chi Minh City
  • My Tho
  • Mekong Delta
  • Ho Chi Minh City
150 km None
Ho Chi Minh City
3* Hotel, 4* Hotels, 5* Hotels
Shopping, Local Interaction
Nature, Culture, Village Life
Breakfast, Lunch

Today, we look to discover bits of Ho Chi Minh City itself as we visit The Reunification Palace, War Remnants Museum, the Notre Dame Cathedral and the Saigon Central Post Office, the Jade Emperor Pagoda and the Ben Thanh market.

A private car will then drop you off at the Ho Chi Minh airport for a flight to Danang. On arrival, you will be picked up by our local guide and transferred to your hotel.

  • Ho Chi Minh City
  • Danang
22 km None
None +
Danang
3* Hotel, 4* Hotels, 5* Hotels
Photography, Shopping, Local Interaction
Culture, Architecture
Breakfast

Today has in store for us an adventure at the Ba Na Hills resort.

We drive to the entrance at the base from where take a cable car on the Dream Spring Station–Ba Na Station to visit the Golden Bridge, a unique pedestrian bridge atop the hills. Some attractions include the Linh Ung pagoda, the British Guard newspaper, the Debay wine cellar and Le Jardin D’amourn..

We then take another cable car to the French village. Stroll through the cobbled lanes of this charming village which looks like it's straight out of a scene from France! Visit a host of other attractions like the Nine Floor Goddess Shrine, Tombstone Temple, Linh Phong Monastery and more.

After a buffet lunch, we head to Ba Na Hills' Fantasy Park which is believed to have drawn inspiration from 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea! It has a number of rides and activities, both for children and adults.

After a long day, we return to the hotel, tired but happy.

  • Danang
  • Ba Na Hills
  • Danang
85 km 5 km
None +
Danang
3* Hotel, 4* Hotels, 5* Hotels
Photography, Shopping
Nature, Culture
Breakfast, Lunch

After a fun-filled day at the hillstation, we set off for Hoi An, an ancient city on the Eastern coast of Vietnam .

Stroll through the charming, cobbled streets of the town and explore the Chinese and Japanese style houses and the iconic wooden Japanese Covered Bridge. Wander through town and discover for yourself why this city has been recognised as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Later today, you will be driven to the Danang airport to board a flight to Hanoi, the capital of Vietnam where you will be spending the next few days.

  • Danang
  • Hoi An
  • Danang International Airport
60 km 3 km
None +
Hanoi
3* Hotel, 4* Hotels, 5* Hotels
Photography, Shopping, Temple Visit, Local Interaction
Nature, Culture, World Heritage Site
Breakfast

We get touristy today as we explore Hanoi, the capital city of Vietnam.

Here are some of the stops on our itinerary -

  • Tran Quoc pagoda - a beautiful Buddhist temple on the banks of West Lake
  • Ho Chi Minh complex - A mausoleum complex, the resting place of Ho Chi Minh, fondly referred to as Uncle Ho who was a leader of Vietnam's Nationalist movement and the first president of the country.
  • Temple of Literature - It was constructed in 1070 to honour Confucius and the best of the Vietnamese scholars. The first university of Vietnam, 'Quoc Tu Giam' was established here.
  • Vietnamese Museum of Ethnology - It tells the story of Vietnam's many indigenous groups and houses traditional artefacts, tools and houses of these ethnic groups.
  • Ngoc Son Temple - The Temple of the Jade Mountain was built in honour of Tran Hung Dao, a leader who bravely fought off the Mongols.

You will be dropped of at the hotel after we call it a day.

  • Hanoi
25 km 5 km
Hanoi
3* Hotel, 4* Hotels, 5* Hotels
Photography, Temple Visit, Shopping, Local Interaction
Nature, Culture, Spiritual, Architecture
Breakfast, Lunch

Today we visit the wonder that is Halong Bay.

You will be dropped of at Halong harbour where you hop onto a junk boat to cruise through the emerald waters of the bay. Discover beautiful limestone caves and karsts, secluded lagoons, and a smattering of islets on your journey.

Enjoy a delicious seafood lunch aboard as you take in the scenic landscape.

Head back to Hanoi after a laid-back, refreshing day.

  • Hanoi
  • Halong Bay
  • Hanoi
360 km None
Hanoi
3* Hotel, 4* Hotels, 5* Hotels
Swimming, Photography
Nature
Breakfast, Lunch

You can spend the morning roaming nearby streets and doing some last-minute shopping. You will then be dropped off at the Hanoi airport to catch a flight to Luang Prabang, Laos.

A representative will pick you up from Luang Prabang airport and will drive you to your hotel where you can spend the rest of the day at your leisure.

  • Hanoi
  • Noi Bai International Airport, Hanoi
  • Luang Prabang International Airport
  • Luang Prabang
35 km None
None +
Luang Prabang
3* Hotel, 4* Hotels, 5* Hotels
Shopping
Breakfast

The day begins with a visit to the Phosi morning Market, the biggest in Luang Prabang. Watch the locals chattering away happily as they sell a variety of products and take in the sights, smells and sounds of the busy market. Tasting some local dishes is a must do here.

Our next stop is the gorgeous Kuang Si waterfalls. The drive there itself is scenic, with green rice fields and quaint little villages that come your way. You can stop for a while at some of them before continuing ahead. Take a dip in the refreshing waters of Kuang Si. Drop by the Tat Kuang Si Bear Rescue Centre at the base of the falls, to help out and watch cuddly bears lazing around in the sanctuary.

We then drive back into the city for some sightseeing. Visit some of the city's most acclaimed, ornately decorated temples like the Wat Xieng Thong (The Golden Monastery) and the Wat Sene (The Temple of 100,000 treasures).

The evening calls for a visit to the Phousi mountain where you can watch the sun disappear into the horizon as it lights up the sky in hues of red and orange.

On our way back to the hotel, we make a pit stop at the H'mong Night Market look around and shop for souvenirs.

  • Luang Pranang
  • Kuang Si Falls
  • Luang Prabang
62 km None
None +
Luang Prang
3* Hotel, 4* Hotels, 5* Hotels
Swimming, Photography, Temple Visit, Shopping
Nature, Wild Life, World Heritage Site
Breakfast

After an early breakfast, you will be picked up by tuk-tuk to journey to the boat jetty. Hop on the Nava Mekong, a traditional slow boat for a shared cruise along the Mekong river.

We journey 2 hours upstream to the Pak Ou caves which are home to a Buddhist temple. A number of ancient statues of Buddha are displayed in the caves. This is a significant pilgrimage site, particularly during the Lao New Year. You also stop by the village of Ban Xang Hai on your way to Pak Ou.

Lunch will be served on board. Choose from a variety of delectable Lao dishes.

On returning to Luang Prabang, you will be escorted back to your hotel for some leisure time.

  • Luang Prabang
  • Pak Ou Caves
  • Luang Prabang
4 km None
None +
Luang Prabang
3* Hotel, 4* Hotels, 5* Hotels
Photography, Shopping
Nature, Village Life
Breakfast, Lunch

The trip comes to an end here. Pack up and make sure you have all your travel documents. You will be dropped off at the Luang Prabang airport for your onward journey. You can fit in some last-minute shopping before your departure.

  • Luang Prabang
  • Luang Prabang International Airport
6 km None
None +
Shopping
Breakfast
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Inclusions
  • Accommodation in a twin-sharing room with breakfast.
  • All airport transfers by an air-conditioned vehicle
  • Join in tours as mentioned
  • Local English-speaking guide
  • Meals wherever specified
  • Entrance fees
  • Boat trip at Mekong Delta
  • Complimentary Vietnam Visa letter
  • Mineral water on coach (2 bottles/day/pax)
Exclusions
  • International flight tickets
  • Vietnam Visa stamp fee of 25 USD for single entry
  • Cambodia Visa fee of 30 USD for single entry
  • Luang Prabang Visa fee of 40 USD for single entry
  • Early check in & Late check out
  • Drinks, other than water.
  • Personal expenses (laundry, telephone, drinks, cigarettes)
  • Tips and gratuities
  • Travel insurance
  • Any surcharges at hotel on special holidays, as follows -
  1. Cambodia New Year (TBA)
  2. Hung’s King Festival: 02-Apr – 04-Apr-20
  3. International Labor Day: 30-Apr – 01-May-20
  4. Independence Day: 02-Sep-20
  5. Gala Dinner on X’Mas (24 Dec) & New Year (31 Dec)
Advisory
  • Hotels are subject to availability.
  • Check in usually begins after 2 pm.
  • Flight fares are subject to change.
  • During the festive season and peak season, expect an increase in rates.
  • Validity of the passport should be minimum 6 months from the intended date of return.
  • For group from 10 and more, a compulsory tip for the guide and driver is added.
  • Learning the local language always earns you smiles (and discounts!)
  • Public display of affection is frowned upon as it is considered impolite.
  • Be respectful of monks. Woman, especially, must never touch male monks.
  • It is advised that you dress conservatively while visiting religious sites and places of worship.
  • It is recommended that you obtain an e-visa, in case of Vietnam. It's a quick and easy process which can be done via the following government website - https://evisa.xuatnhapcanh.gov.vn/web/guest/khai-thi-thuc-dien-tu/cap-thi-thuc-dien-tu

The processing fee for the same is 25 USD. Ensure that you have in hand a printed E-visa.

  • As for the Cambodian visa, you can either apply for an e-visa or you can obtain a visa on arrival.

1. The processing fee for an e-visa is 30 USD. Ensure that you have in hand a printed E-visa.

Link: https://cambodia-e-visa.com/en/?gclid=EAIaIQobChMIo-nq75q55AIVj3ZgCh0ctAlHEAAYASAAEgKIpvD_BwE

2. Visa on arrival - You are required to bring 2 passport photos in color (4x6cm), fill in the visa form at Siem Reap airport and pay 30 USD per person for the visa fee.

  • In case of Laos, you can obtain a visa on arrival at the Luang Prabang airport. You are required to bring 2 passport photos in color (4x6cm), fill in the visa form at Luang Prabang airport and pay 40 USD per person as the visa fee.

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Small Groups
We deliberately encourage small groups as they allow for better experiences , more interaction and exchange.
Epic journeys
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All inclusive trips ensure you soak into the experience 100% without having to bother about the nitty-gritties.
Safety First
Every journey is calibrated ensuring the safety of the traveller. We closely monitor events man-made or natural to avoid any uncertainty during your travel. Trusted local partners ensure local support.
Accomodations
From unique home stays and hotels to sleeping moored under the stars in a tranquil bay, our options will provide you with the most authentic experience possible

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