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18-Day Vietnam with Angkor Wat & Luang Prabang

Tour route: Vietnam: Ho Chi Minh - Can Tho - Hanoi - Halong Bay - Hue - Danang - Hoi An, Cambodia: Siem Reap, Laos: Luang Prabang

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  • Tour code: IOT-0556
  • Tour Style: Private Tour (No Join-in Group Tour)
  • Price inclusions: All transportation mentioned in itinerary (flight, train, ship, private car, etc.); private guides & drivers, hotels, meals (based on your meal plan), and all service charges & taxes.
  • Travel date: private tour with flexible travel date
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Day 1: International Arrival, Ho Chi Minh City

Welcome to Vietnam! On arrival at Ho Chi Minh City airport, our tour guide will greet you and help have everything. Meet the driver outside, be transferred to the hotel and check in. 

Overnight: Ho Chi Minh City

Day 2: Ho Chi Minh City - My Tho - Can Tho

Head for My Tho to take a boat trip on Tien River, visit My Tho fish market and four islands. Then ride a cart along one of the most beautiful villages to Mr. Muoi Hai’s house to enjoy honey tea. You’ll also have the opportunity to row on a sampan along the canals of Mekong River.
Afternoon, get in a private vehicle to Can Tho. Later enjoy some leisure time on your own.

Overnight: Can Tho
Meals: breakfast, lunch

Day 3: Can Tho - Ho Chi Minh City - Siem Reap

Today you’ll have a boat cruise on glittering streams along the endless waterway of the mighty Mekong River to Cai Rang floating market before heading back for Ho Chi Minh City for your flight to Siem Reap. After landing, our tour guide will escort you to the hotel and check in. Have a good leisure time on your own. 

Overnight: Siem Reap
Meals: breakfast, lunch

Day 4: Siem Reap Sightseeing

After breakfast at hotel, transfer to the famous Angkor Thom Complex and be wowed by its South Gate, Bayon Temple and Elephant Terrace, etc..
Have lunch at a local restaurant.Get ready for an incredible afternoon with a visit to the jaw-dropping beautiful Angkor Wat. At the neighboring Bakheng Temple we will have a beautiful sunset view of the distant Angkor Wat in the jungle, which is listed as ‘Top20 Most Beautiful Sunset View in the World’ by CNN.
In the evening, enjoy Apsara Dinner Show at Angkor Village Resort.

Overnight: Siem Reap
Meals: breakfast, lunch, dinner

Day 5: Siem Reap Sightseeing

If you like, take an early morning trip to Angkor Wat to enjoy stunning sunrise, you also have the chance for a friendly talk with the monks and nuns at a nearby pagoda. Start the day by visiting some local villages on the way to Banteay Srei Temple. Have lunch at a local restaurant for exotic cuisine. Ta Prohm Temple and Takeo Temple are your next stops before some leisure time in the late afternoon. 

Overnight: Siem Reap
Meals: breakfast, lunch

Day 6: Siem Reap - Luang Prabang

This morning it’s on to the Khmer Village and enjoy the view of the rice field and a lots of palm trees with great fresh air. Take a boat trip and get lost in the Tonle Sap Lake, the "Great Lake" of Cambodia.
Then take a short flight to Luang Prabang. After checking in to the hotel, you will go to climb up to the top of Mount Phousi to explore the sacred gilded stupa as well as catch a beautiful view of the city and the Mekong River at sunset.
The evening is free for your own exploration; local night market would be a good choice. 

Overnight: Luang Prabang
Meals: breakfast, lunch

Day 7: Luang Prabang Sightseeing

As you wish, observe the alms-giving procession in the early morning at 5:40am, from which you’ll have an understanding of local people’s piety towards their religion. This morning set for the magnificent Wat Xieng Thong and Wat Visoun. Tour the Royal Palace Museum (which will be rescheduled if it happens to be Tuesday, the close day) before continue driving to the beautiful Khouang Si Waterfall where you can chill with a refreshing swim in the turquoise pools or a walk along the forest trails.
Have picnic lunch near the waterfall and enjoy the pleasant air there before driving back to Luang Prabang. 

Overnight: Luang Prabang
Meals: breakfast, lunch

Day 8: Luang Prabang Sightseeing

Breakfast done, you will enjoy a cruise upstream on the Mekong River with a fun visit to the mysterious Pak Ou Caves, en route we’ll stop at the villages of Ban Xanghai and Ban Xang Khong, which are well known for hand weaving. Return to Luang Prabang for overnight. 

Overnight: Luang Prabang
Meals: breakfast, lunch

Day 9: Luang Prabang - Hanoi

Wake up in chilled-out Luang Prabang, have a half-day elephant village tour to feed and get close to these colossal and gentle animals before you are escorted to the airport for your flight to Hanoi. On arrival, you will be met and driven to the hotel for check-in and settle in for the night. 

Overnight: Hanoi
Meals: breakfast, lunch

Day 10: Hanoi Sightseeing

Today your full day tour of this charming Hanoi City includes Ho Chi Minh Complex (closed on Monday and Friday), Presidential Palace, Ho Chi Minh's house on stilts and One Pillar Pagoda, Tran Quoc Pagoda and Quan Thanh Temple.
In the afternoon you will visit the interesting Museum of Ethnology, and then cycle or rickshaw along narrow streets of the diverse Old Quarter. Stop at the beautiful Hoan Kiem Lake, in front of which is the famous water puppet show at theatre where you will watch a fantastic performance.
In the evening, have a typical Vietnamese dinner at local restaurant in Old Quarter. Transfer back to hotel and enjoy your leisure moment. 

Overnight: Hanoi
Meals: breakfast, lunch

Day 11: Hanoi - Halong Bay

The next one day and a half will be a rich Halong Bay cruise. It starts with a 3-hour’s scenic drive from Hanoi to the World Heritage site of Halong Bay, where you can see nearly 2,000 limestone islands dot the sea and traditional sampans and junks sail the glinting water, grottos, thick forests, and hidden coves, it will be a real ocean adventure! A variety of optional activities on board like kayaking, swimming, diving will definitely add more fun to this trip. 

Overnight: Onboard
Meals: breakfast, lunch, dinner

Day 12: Halong Bay - Hanoi - Hue

Continue your unforgettable Halong Bay cruise until a big brunch is finished and then disembark the cruiser. Our guide and driver will meet you at the pier then drive to Hanoi Airport to fly to the Imperial City - Hue. Upon arrival, you will be escorted to your hotel and free at leisure in the evening. 

Overnight: Hue
Meals: brunch

Day 13: Hue Sightseeing

After breakfast, you will first visit the majestic Tomb of King Ming Mang, then sail the Perfume River by Royal Dragon Boat to the serene Thien Mu Pagoda and transfer to visit cobbled paths through the grounds of the Imperial Citadel and tour the Forbidden Purple City. Later on, absorb the energy, sounds and odors of the bustling Dong Ba Market

Overnight: Hue
Meals: breakfast, lunch

Day 14: Hue - Da Nang - Hoi An

After a relaxing breakfast we head for Hoi An while enjoying the view of the coast and Da Nang from the top of Hai Van Pass on the way.
On arriving in Da Nang, visit Non Nuoc Beach, Cham Museum and the famous Marble Mountain. Afternoon proceed to Hoi An, rest of the day at your leisure. 

Overnight: Hoi An
Meals: breakfast, lunch

Day 15: Hoi An Tour

Today starts with an eco tour - drive to the fishing village, board a join-in Hoi An eco-tour boat cruising on the Cua Dai River, learn hands-on experience of casting fishing net from local fishermen, then paddle the private Vietnamese bamboo basket boat to have unprecedented fun. Return to the join-in boat for refreshment and a rest.
In the afternoon, you’ll get a real feel for this tiny town by taking a light excursion to the 400-year-old Japanese Bridge, renowned Chinese Temple and former Vietnamese merchants' houses. Our guide will tell you all the stories behind these historical relics. 

Overnight: Hoi An
Meals: breakfast, lunch

Day 16: Hoi An - Da Nang - Ho Chi Minh City

Catch your flight to Ho Chi Minh City at Da Nang airport after breakfast. Upon arrival, you will be picked up to check into the hotel and then visit Binh Tay Market and War Remnants. Notre Dame Cathedral, Old Saigon Post Office, Dong Khoi Street, Continental Hotel, Opera House and City Hall, all within walking distance, are absolutely nice choices for a free stroll. The rest day is yours to walk around on your own or go back to hotel for rest. 

Overnight: Ho Chi Minh City
Meals: breakfast, lunch

Day 17: Cu Chi Tunnel Tour

Start the tour with the ornate Cao Dai Temple, which is a combination of Buddhism, Christianity, Taoism and Confucianism. Then attend the fantastic mid-day service together with the followers. After lunch, drive back and stop to visit Cu Chi Tunnel system, the incredible underground tunnel network constructed by Vietnamese fighters during the long struggle for independence.

Overnight: Ho Chi Minh City
Meals: breakfast, lunch

Day 18: Ho Chi Minh City, Departure
Today, you will have some free time till our guide meets you and escorts you to airport for your flight back home. 

Meals: breakfast

Recommended Accommodation for Your Journey

It is no doubt your journey enjoyment will be increased by a good choice of accommodation. Our well-established network with key hotel chains around Indochina area will bring you more benefits of competitive rates and guaranteed hotel quality with availability.

We pick hotels for you based on:

Location: most of properties we selected are either located in downtown area with main city attractions or close by main transportations. These conveniences will certainly improve your holiday experience.

Facility & Service Quality: all hotels are inspected strictly and regularly, must be with great performance on accommodating English speaking customers, and excellent feedbacks from our pervious clients as well.

Variety in Choice: many styles and grades of hotels are available for different budgets, tastes and culture backgrounds.

 

Hotel Standards

3-Star Class It will meet the basic requirements for a comfortable stay, good size and clean guest rooms with AC, TV, hot water, shower and private bathrooms. On-site restaurants with breakfast included and lunch or dinner at your own pick up. A small fitness center or spa can be expected.

4-Star Class Across Indochina, a wide range of comfortable boutique hotels are available with shopping, dining and entertainment facilities nearby. Featuring quality service, fully furnished rooms, restaurants, fitness center with spa (and swimming pool in most cases), the hotels are expected to offer an above-average accommodation experience.

5-Star Class Top-notch services and an extensive range of facilities for an excellent accommodation experience. Multiple restaurants on site and a wide range of choice for buffet breakfast, good size of swimming pool, fitness center and concierge service round out the experience.

Meals

Normally Indochina Odyssey Tours includes two meals each day during tour: Breakfast and Lunch. You will have the freedom to make your own dinner choice.

Breakfast

It is normally served at the hotel where you stay. Depending on the hotel, the breakfast would be in western style, local style, or a combination.

Lunch

Lunches are usually set menu at handpicked local restaurant with comfortable dining environment where you can rest assure to taste the local flavor. All restaurants arranged by Indochina Odyssey Tours selected carefully and evaluated constantly based on customer feedback and our on-site inspection.

Dinner

Dinners will not be included in your meal plan unless you have that requirement. Enjoying the local food could be one of your best experiences in “tasty” Indochina area. This is why we provide you this flexibility of food choice. Your private guide will always give you good suggestions based on your preferences.

If you have certain food allergies or special requirements such as vegetarian food, let us know. We will do our best to accommodate your needs.

Private Guide & Transfer

You will have a private tour guide, private driver, and an air-conditioned vehicle escorting you at every destination you travel across Southeast Asia. This will provide you with maximized personal care, security, and flexibility

All tour guides of Indochina Odyssey Tours are qualified professionals and registered English Speaking Tourist Guides who are reassessed annually. All of our tour vehicles are clean and in excellent condition, manned with licensed & experienced drivers.

Private Tour Guide

You will always be greeted punctually on arrival at each destination airport. At every departure, you’ll be escorted & assisted until you have checked in and passed through the security checkpoint.

All of our tour guides in every destination are locals. Knowing the area well, they are good at guiding you around and telling background stories of the tour sites, as well as showing you the secret spots for best photos.

If any change of itinerary is needed for unexpected reasons, your private tour guides will be more than accommodating in suggesting alternatives to ensure that you always have a wonderful experience.

Private Vehicle & Licensed Driver

With our comfortable and safe private transportation, your tour will be more relaxing and less tiresome, keeping you in the best spirits to make the most out of your journey across Southeast Asia.

Your vehicle in each destination is air conditioned, insured, clean, and regularly maintained. Your private driver is licensed and always put your safety first.

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Clients: Judy Schultz

Travel Consultant:
Liz Ling
Dear Candy,

A group of five close friends recently returned from a most wonderful trip that was organized by your company and Liz Ling!

She was a true delight to work with, very responsive, very accommodating, very polite, not pushy, provided a well organized itinerary, and has excellent communication skills.    Having Liz as our Travel Consultant, made my life so much easier as the coordinator and planner of this trip with my friends.   

Everyone had a wonderful time and had only kind things to say about this vacation.

Your tour guides in the various cities were exceptional.   Their knowledge of history and delivery of this knowledge made it easy to understand and appreciate.   Their love and pride for their countries was evident.  Most of them asked about the Wall that our President Donald Trump wants to build, which was a fun topic to discuss.   You see the five of us do not agree on Trump, but we love that the guides were watching the sometimes comical politics of the USA.

Special recognition goes to Mr. Duangduean (Lo),in Luang Prabang, for a job very well done!   We loved the morning alms-giving ritual, a true favorite of ours, the morning market, the little village that was spinning and weaving silk and making paper.  We all agreed that of all the cities we visited on this trip, Luang Prabang was the one we would love to return to and spend a couple of weeks just absorbing the culture.

Other special recognition goes to Mr. Quang in Hanoi for ordering Banana Blossom salad for us, we all loved it and I have now visited our local Asian market, could locate the blossom and have made this dish for my family and they LOVED it!   Mr. Sopheak in Cambodia for the last lunch we had there, Madam Butterfly had some of the very best food we ate on the trip.  Ms. Thiranan in Bangkok for her recommendation of a Spa to visit our very last day, the best 90 minute massage of our lives!

I learned a lot about myself on this trip and the things that I want to focus on for our next big vacation.   If it is a private tour, like this one was, I would limit Temples and Churches to only a couple a day.  I would want the lunches provided to be at restaurants that other tour buses did not stop at.  You see, the very best lunches were those where the local people ate and not the very large places where the tour buses stopped.  I would include cooking classes and food tours, which Liz offered but I declined, and lastly I would want to visit more of the small family type villages and see them making their local products.  We all like to shop.

My husband and I will be taking our 17 year old grandson to Japan in the summer of 2018 and I hope to be using your company for that tour as well.   I will specifically request Liz Ling to assist with this trip planning.

Once again, many thanks to your company, to Liz and to all the tour guides for making this vacation one of the best of our lives.

My kindest regards,
Judy Schultz
Rating: March 14th, 2017

Clients: Sue Price Tesser

Travel Consultant:
Emily Long
I have been working with Ms. Emily Long on a trip through Cambodia. She is extremely knowledgeable and responsive to my needs. She always answers email promptly, although our times are about 12 hours apart. She is diligent in her work and a pleasure to work with. Thank you Emily!!!
Rating: February 21st, 2017

Clients: Sutanuka M

Travel Consultant:
Eric Kong
We booked 2 week tour of Vietnam and Cambodia with Indochina Odyssey tours. The most amazing part of our trip was our 3-4 days in Cambodia especially with our tour guide Sopheak and driver Sambo. They were not only considerate of all our particular needs such as dietary and physical difficulties of my parents but so very professional and kind at the same time. Sambo would also be ready with a cooling towel and chilled water bottles after our long walks to the temples and Sopheak won the whole familys heart. His nature and thoughtfulness in consideration of my parents health and abilities puts him as our favourite tour guide. My father and mother due to knee problems couldnt always climb the steps of the temples, but Sopheak always found them a comfortable place to sit and would accompany me to every walk, all the while also looking out for my parents needs. His knowledge of Camboda and his communication skills are wonderful. Hs English was excellent, and he is a good photographer also.Angkor Tom, Angkor Wat, Bantreay Srei... They were well worth visiting at least once in your lifetime WE all enjoyed the trip so much that we are looking forward to a trip with Indochina Odyssey Tours in Siem Reap again and wish to get Sopheak and Sambo in our next trip to. All the parties involved from our Travel Consultant Mr. Eric Kong to Sopheak the tour guide and Sambo the driver were awesome. If anybody is looking for great people, make sure to lock in the three people as mentioned above for your trip.
Rating: February 20th, 2017

Clients: Oakspring

Travel Consultant:
Christal Yao
Angkor Tom, Angkor Wat, Bantreay Srei... They were well worth visiting at least once in your lifetime. Long walks and stair climbing in hot and humid climate can be strenuous; we're glad we did it while our knees and feet are working "fairly" well (though not perfect at our ages of late 60's). We enjoyed the tour thoroughly including hotel facility, driver, and guide. Mr. Sip Chamnan, our guide, and the driver took care of us very well. His English was excellent, and he is a good photographer also.
Rating: February 16th, 2017

Clients: Peg Schrader

Travel Consultant:
Bryant Yang
It has been a life long desire of mine to visit Vietnam. With the help of Bryant Yang of Odyssey Travel we have planned a trip that will fulfill this dream. Bryant was very patient with me as we developed the itinerary, listening to all of our wishes hopes and dreams and fulfilling them all while being mindful of our budget. He is a great sales person and I would highly recommend him and Odyssey for your trip to Vietnam. I will post more when our trip is complete!
Rating: February 15th, 2017
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