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Essential Vietnam & Cambodia

Essential Vietnam & Cambodia
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17 Days

Highlights

Sail on a junk boat through Halong Bay, sip iced coffee in Ho Chi Minh City, float through the Mekong Delta, enjoy sunrise over breathtaking Angkor Wat

What's included

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Accommodation
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Breakfast
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A wide-ranging adventure showcasing the region’s natural wonders and fascinating cultures, this 17-day trip offers a combination of guided excursions and free time to explore beaches, ruins, urban culture, and awe-inspiring landscapes. Cruise the Mekong for a day and overnight on a traditional sailing junk boat in Halong Bay. Witness the heights of Cambodia's past at Angkor Wat, and contemplate its lows by walking the infamous Killing Fields. Although many activities are included, there is still plenty of time to explore on your own and create the ultimate adventure.
Essential Vietnam & Cambodia
Starts
Hanoi
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17 Days
Ends
Bangkok

Itinerary

  • Arrive at any time.
  • Enjoy a Ha Long Bay cruise on a junk boat with visits to a cave and an island lookout. Savour a seafood lunch and dinner.
    Meals: BREAKFAST, LUNCH, DINNER
  • Cruise back to the port and take a private van to Hanoi. Enjoy some time in the city before an overnight train to Hue.
    Meals: BREAKFAST, LUNCH
  • Guided tour of the Imperial Citadel, Royal Tomb and Tien Mu Pagoda.
  • Drive the Hai Van pass. Take advantage of Hoi An's many options over the 2.5 days in town. Opt for a cooking class, riverboat trip, bike ride, beach time, tailor visit or My Son ruins.
    Meals: BREAKFAST
  • Explore all Hoi An has to offer. Dive into the culture, hang out on the beach or get clothes tailor-made in one of the many shops around town. Enjoy a noodle making demonstration and lunch at Oodles of Noodles, a G Adventures-supported project.
    Meals: BREAKFAST, LUNCH
  • Spend a free day exploring all Hoi An has to offer.
    Meals: BREAKFAST
  • Fly from Hoi An to Ho Chi Minh City with free time to explore this hectic city.
    Meals: BREAKFAST
  • Guided tour of Cu Chi Tunnels in the morning, free time in the afternoon.
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  • Enjoy a boat cruise through the villages, islands, and markets of the Mekong Delta, and visit traditional candy factories.
    Meals: BREAKFAST
  • Travel day with border crossing from Vietnam to Cambodia. Enjoy a cyclo tour through the city to benefit a local organization.
    Meals: BREAKFAST
  • Guided tour of Tuol Sleng Museum (S-21 Prison) and Choeung Ek (Killing Fields). Opt to visit the Royal Palace, the National Museum or the Central Market.
    Meals: BREAKFAST
  • Drive from Phnom Penh to Siem Reap, the home base for exploring incredible Angkor Wat.
    Meals: BREAKFAST
  • Enjoy a guided tour of the Angkor Wat temple complex. Opt to visit the Tonlé Sap floating village and the Angkor National Museum. Enjoy a traditional meal of Khmer food at a G Adventures for Good-supported project.
    Meals: BREAKFAST, DINNER
  • Spend another day in Siem Reap, exploring more temples of Angkor or going further afield.
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  • Cross the border into Thailand and continue on to the bustling metropolis of Bangkok.
    Meals: BREAKFAST
  • Depart at any time.
    Meals: BREAKFAST