12 DAYS JOURNEY FROM HALONG BAY TO ANGKOR WAT
- Tour code: IP-P05
- Duration: 12 DAYS 11 NIGHTS
- Discover SaPa the beauty of northwest mountains that terraced field, visit some ethnic village
- Explore Ha Long Bay - World Heritage site, visit vast cave, explore beautiful scenery by kayaking & swimming
- Visit Hoi An - The Ancient Town, My Son Holy land, discover the beauty of ancient building at of the Champa kingdom
- Discover Cambodia, visit Angkor Wat (7th Wonders’ of the World), visit South Gate of Angkor Thom, visit Bayon, visit Baphoun, Visit Banteay Kdei, visit sunset Pre Rup Temple
Day 1: ARRIVAL IN HANOI
Arriving at Noi Bai airport, we will greet you at airport with Welcome signboard and then you will be transfered to hotel in Hanoi - the capital city of Vietnam, is an elegant city located on the banks of the Red River with tranquil Restored Sword Lake at its heart.
Overnight in Hanoi
Day 2: HANOI – SAPA – TREK TO BLACK H’MONG TRIBE
In the early morning, bus driver will pick up from the hotel in Hanoi Old Quarter then depart to Sapa, following Noi Bai - Lao Cai high-way. Along the way, you will have chance to contemplate the beauty of northwest mountains that terraced fields are sparkling in sunlight or dim in thick fog. Have a short break then continue the trip to Sapa.
13h00: Arrive in Sapa, our tourguide will pick you up at bus station then transfer to hotel. Enjoy the lunch with local Vietnamese dishes, check-in procedures.
In the afternoon, we will take 2 - hour trekking to visit Cat Cat village. It is occupied by the Black H’mong tribe. Here, you can see the hydroelectric power station which was built by the French in twentieth century. You will experience the tribal way of life of ethnic minorities while enjoying wonderful views of the terraced rice paddy fields and the waterfall in Cat Cat village. Then take a walk uphill for bus to pick up to get back to Sapa in the afternoon.
You are free to explore the charm of Sapa by night, enjoy roasted corn, baked eggs beside charcoal fire or go shopping buy your own expense. Overnight at hotel in Sapa.
Day 3: TREK TO LAO CHAI – TA VAN VILLAGE – BUS RETURN HANOI
The day is devoted to a beautiful hike through the breathtaking scenery of Sapa valley. Start Trekking from Sapa to Y Linh Ho to see the spectacular landscape of Hoang Lien Son Mountain. End route, admire the rice terraces hidden behind mist of the morning, a truly awe-inspiring sight.
Follow a small track and cross Muong Hoa River and pass well tended rice terraces on your way to the Black Hmong village of Lao Chai. Picnic lunch at Lao Chai Village. Continuing through the colorful rice terraces you will reach the village of Ta Van. Then our bus will pick you up Ta Van Bridge to transfer to Sapa town. Take a short break at hotel lobby before our guide transfer you to bus stop to return Hanoi. Arrival in Hanoi at around 21:00 P.M. Check in and overnight in Hanoi
Day 4: HANOI – HALONG WORLD HERITAGE - OVERNIGHT ON CRUISE
With over 1600 islets, countless towering limestone karsts and hidden jungle caves, Vietnam’s “Bay of Descending Dragons” is a must-see destination for every traveller to Southeast Asia. Stay for 1 night in the bay aboard a Halong Bay cruise to experience all that this magical landscape has to offer.
Wake early to meet your driver at your hotel for transfer to the ports of Halong Bay. Relax on the 3.5 hour journey, ready for 2 days 1 night of exploring ahead. At the port, board your traditional junk boat and set sail through the emerald green waters of Halong Bay. Admire the endless islands and jungle-clad limestone karsts of this fascinating UNESCO World Heritage site and sit down to a delicious lunch on the sundeck of the boat.
In the afternoon, head off of the boat to visit vast caves and white sand beaches, hidden among the towering rock formations, and take to the water for a swim or a kayak. Then attend a cooking demonstration with our Chef to learn one of the most popular cuisines in Vietnam
In the evening, there is plenty of time to relax on the junk's sundeck, before a sumptuous dinner with your fellow guests.
Day 5: HALONG – HANOI
Take advantage of the cool morning breeze to start your day. Enjoy breakfast while you sail through the majestic peaks.
Then we will hike to visit cave or panoramic sea views
Back on your boat, enjoy lunch then head back to the marina. Spend your last few hours soaking up the scenery before the journey back to Hanoi. Arrival in Hanoi at late afternoon,
Overnight in Hanoi
Day 6: HANOI FREE AT LEISURE – FLY TO DANANG - HOIAN
You are free at leisure to explore Hanoi by your own expense then take flight to Danang. You will be welcomed at airport and then transfer directly to Hoian by 45 mins drive.
Arrival in Hoian free at leisure
Overnight in Hoian
Day 7: MY SON SANCTUARY
In the morning, the bus and tour guide pick you up at your hotel ( in Hoi An ancient town area) then we leave Hoi An for My Son Holy Land
9:30 - 11:30 : Spend 2 hours to enjoy and discover the beauty of Ancient buildings at of the Champa Kingdom with our tour guide. My Son is the Holy Land surrounded by the marvelous mountains, 48km west of Hoi An. My Son was chosen as a religious center, built in the late 4th century under the Cham’s King Bhadravaman. It is a huge religious complex with over 70 towers and temples of different architectures. Wander through the elaborate carvings and sculptures of the Cham people, tourists are welcomed at the Old Tower of the Cham.
12:00 -14:00 : Leaving My Son for Cau Lau boat station and taking a boat trip on Thu Bon river .You will visit a village to see the lifestlye of the local people here. You will have soft lunch on the boat before the boat stop at Kim Bong Carpentry Village – The traditional job of the villagers you will be visiting.
14:00 - 14:30 : The boat trip will finish at Bach Dang Boat station and you will be walked back to your hotel. The trip will end here.
Overnight in Hoian
Day 8: HOIAN FREE AT LEISURE
You are free at leisure to explore Hoian ancient town, get some tailor – made clothes or take bicycle to explore countryside and An Bang beach.
Day 9: HOIAN – DANANG – FLIGHT TO SIEM REAP
Morning after breakfast at hotel then free at leisure until we transfer to airport for flight to Siem Reap. Arrival in Siem Reap, check in hotel and overnight.
Day 10: FULLDAY ANGKOR COMPLEX – DINNER WITH APSARA SHOW
After breakfast, we begin to visit Angkor Wat the “7th Wonders’ of the World” and the world largest temple with excellent masterpiece of carvings, sculptures and perfect structure. Enjoy lunch at local restaurant. After lunch, we visit the impressive South Gate of Angkor Thom. Then, we visit Bayon, the second main temple of Cambodia after Angkor Wat.
After that, we visit Baphoun which is an enormous Hindu mountain temple constructed in early 11th century. Next, we walk along the Terrace of the Elephants and Terrace of the Leper King. After that, we explore s, another Buddhist temple covered by dense tropical forest where Tomb Raider Movie was filmed. Visit Banteay Kdei, a grand Buddhist temple built inlate 12th century. Sras Srong, 1000 year old man-made lake. We could either visit sunset Pre Rup Temple.
Back to town, Buffet dinner with Khmer traditional show at local restaurant and overnight in Siem Reap.
Day 11: FLOATING VILLAGE AT TOLE SAP LAKE
After breakfast hotel excursion to Chong Kneas Floating Village, take a ride by traditional wooden boat on Tonle Sap Lake to experience the fishermen life.
In the wet season, the Tonle Sap Lake is one of the largest freshwater lakes in Asia. Back to town, enjoy duty free shopping international brand products at the T Gallery by DFS. Lunch at local restaurant. Afternoon free on own leisure. Dinner on own account and overnight in Siem Reap.
Day 12: SIEM REAP DEPARTURE
Your driver will meet you at your hotel and transfer you to the airport for your onward flight home.
End of services!
- Carefully selected accommodation with daily breakfast
- Meals at local restaurant as indicated
- English-speaking local guide in each destination
- Tour activity as mentioned
- Land transfers by air-con vehicle including airports pick up & drop off
- Sightseeing and permit fees during guided times
- Cruise in Halong bay
- Boat trip in Tole Sap lake
- A bottle of water for guided day tour
- Vietnam & Cambodia visa
- Domestic & International flight
- Compulsory dinner for New Year & Christmas
- Travel insurance
- Late checkout, early check-in
- Drinks, laundry, tips
Other not stated above
|Hotel 3*||735 USD||277.5 USD|
|Hotel 4*||894 USD||437.5 USD|