DAY 01 : SIEM REAP ARRIVAL
Pick up from airport and then transfer to check in the hotel. Afternoon, visit Cambodian Cultural Villages (http://www.cambodianculturalvillage.com/), including Wax Museum, Miniatures, former capital Ou Dong, Royal palace, National Museum, Wat Phnom, Phsar Thmey, 12th century Kompong Kdey Bridge, 16th century reclining Buddha and Independent Monument. Also includes Carving, Traditional Dances Show and Villages. Shopping at the local market Overnight in Siem Reap
DAY 02 : SIEMREAP ANGKOR TOUR
Breakfast at hotel: we visit the Angkor National Museum www.angkornationalmuseum.com known as the grand entrance to a world-class heritage that reveals the glory of Angkor Civilization. This museum enhances the cultural heritage of the Golden Era of Khmer Kingdom through amassed collection of invaluable artifacts and through state of the art multimedia technology exhibition for a full picturesque legendary story. Then continue to start your sightseeing tour of Angkor area we spend a full day exploring the wondrous ancient ruins with the South Gate of Angkor Thom, which is famous for its series of colossal human faces carved in stone, the impressive Bayon Temple, the Royal Enclosure, Phimeanakas, the Elephant Terrace, the Terrace of the Leper King and the largest as well as the most complete temple of Angkor Wat. This architectural masterpiece was constructed in the 12th century and covers an area of about 210 hectares. We visit the jungle covered temple of Ta Prohm is an incredible sight. There are enormous fig trees and gigantic creepers which embrace themselves in the stone foundations of the structure giving the impression of man’s creation being reclaimed by the powerful forces of nature. Overnight in Siem Reap Meal – Breakfast at hotel
DAY 03 : SIEMREAP CITY TOUR – TONLE SAP LAKE
Breakfast at hotel, and then visit the floating village of Chong Khneas, located south of 10 kilometers Siem Reap. We take a boat trip in a traditional wooden boat on the Tonle Sap Lake, the “Great Lake” of Cambodia, one of the largest in Asia. We spend the rest of time visiting the “Chantiers Ecoles – Les Artisans d’Angkor” which provides training to young Cambodians in an effort to revive the ancient Khmer traditions of stone carving and wood sculpting. We will drive to the Pouk district about 15 Km in the West of Siem Reap town you visit the silk farm, a fascinating farm/workshop where you can see the entire silk creation process including growing the food for the silk worms, breeding the worms, silk extraction and refinement, traditional kit dying pattern creation and looming. Retail silk and souvenir shop. On the way back, visit the Western Baray (Baray Occidental) measuring 8 km by 2.3 km which provided water for the intensive cultivation of lands around Angkor. Overnight in Siem Reap Meal – Breakfast at hotel
DAY 04 : SIEMREAP – HANOI BY FLIGHT
After breakfast at hotel then we will transfer to the airport for your flight to Hanoi. Overnight in Hanoi Meal – Breakfast at hotel
DAY 05 : HANOI FULL DAY CITY
In the morning, start your half day city. Your first stop will be the Ho Chi Minh Complex, where the father of modern-day Vietnam declared the nation’s independence in 1945. Discover the reverence with which the Vietnamese treat their “Uncle Ho” at this pilgrimage site. Continue your tour at sites such as the Stilt House, Presidential Palace, and One Pillar Pagoda. Then drive to the Temple of Literature, built in honor of Confucius by Emperor Ly Thanh Tong in 1070, which is also used to be the first university of Vietnam in the 11th century. Afternoon, you will visit The Vietnam Museum of Ethnology, which is a museum in Hanoi, Vietnam, which focuses on the 54 officially recognized ethnic groups in Vietnam. Then visit Hoan Kiem Lake (Sword Lake) and Ngoc Son Temple (outside) with Sunrise Bridge. Evening highlight will be a Water Puppet Performance – the unique form of Vietnamese art derived from wet rice civilization of South East Asia. Overnight in Hanoi Meals -Breakfast at hotel Note: Please kindly take note that Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum (the inside) will be opened only in the morning. It will be closed every Monday and Friday. Besides the outside of Ho chi Minh Mausoleum, you can still visit Ba Dinh square, Presidential Palace, Ho Chi Minh’s House on stilt, One pillar pagoda as normal.
DAY 06 : HANOI – HALONG
Breakfast at hotel & check out. Tranfer to Halong Bay 08h00 – 08h30 Pick-up at hotel and start the scenic, 3 and ½ hour drive to Halong Bay. 12h30 – 13h00 embark on V’Spirit Classic Cruise followed by a short cruise briefing. 13h30 – 14h30 savor a delectable lunch as V’Spirit Classic cruises among the limestone islands. 15h00 – 16h00 explore the amazing Sung Sot Cave – the most beautiful cave in Halong Bay. 16h00 – 17h00 cruising to Titov Island; Go swimming and relaxing at the beach of Titov or climb up to the top of the island for a panorama view of Halong Bay. 17h00 – 17h30 Return to the main boat and continue cruising to the quiet area while enjoy beautiful seascape on the way. 17h30 – 19h00 Enjoy Sunset Party on sundeck and admire the best moments of the day when the sun starts to set. 19h00 Dinner is served. Socialize with other guests, take part in board games, fish for squid, or just laze around. Overnight on Cruise or similar Meals-Breakfast at hotel Lunch & Dinner on cruise – Vietnamese food Distance Halong – Hanoi: 165km à 4 hour transfer included break time on the way
DAY 07 : HALONG – HANOI
06h30 – 07h15 start your day with Tai Chi exercises or a photo hunt. 07h30 – 08h30 Have breakfast on board and enjoy the peaceful morning of Halong Bay. 09h00 – 10h00 Kayak among the hidden areas of the bay, around the Bo Nau area. 10h15 return to the boat. Freshen up and check out of your cabin. 10h15 – 11h00 continue your cruise exploring the Bay, passing Ba Hang fishing village, Dog Islet, and more. 11h00 – 12h15 while heading back to the harbor, watch the fruit carving demonstration and participate in the Cooking Class before enjoying a traditional Vietnamese lunch. 12h15 – 12h30 Disembark V’Spirit Classic. 12h30 – 13h00 Transfer back to Hanoi. Overnight in Hanoi Meals-Brunch on board.
DAY 08 : HANOI DEPARTURE
Breakfast at the hotel – Free at own leisure until the time met and transfer to airport for flight to your home departure. Meal-Breakfast at hotel End of our service!
- 3 Nights Siem Reap.
- 3 Nights Hanoi.
- 1 Halong Bay Cruise
- Daily Breakfast.
- Airport Transfer and Sightseeing as per Itinerary
- Air Fare with Taxes
- Visa Fee
- Lunches & Dinners until and unless mentioned.
- Peak Season Surcharge – If applicable.
- Any items of personal nature like telephone, beverages, laundry etc. which are not mentioned above are not included in the services.
- Any other services that is not shown in the inclusion above.
- Visa fee if it is not mention in inclusion.
- Tip Extra
- A Govt. Service Tax applicable on the total package cost.
- Rates are subject to availability or can change without prior notice.
- Above Package Cost is not valid for any festive season, Government holidays, Long weekends, X’mas , New Year & any other high season Period.