19-Day Vietnam, Cambodia, Thailand & Philippines Signatures

Tour Route: Vietnam: Hanoi - Halong Bay - Ho Chi Minh City, Cambodia: Siem Reap, Thailand: Bangkok - Ayutthaya, Philippines: Manila - Tagaytay - Bohol - Manila

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  • Tour Code: ODY-SE-001
  • Tour Style: Private Tour (No Join-in Group Tour)
  • Travel Date: Private tour with flexible travel date
  • Price Inclusions: All transportation mentioned in the itinerary (flight, train, ship, private car, etc.); private guides & drivers, hotels, meals (based on your meal plan), and all service charges & taxes.
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Day 1: Arrival, Hanoi

Welcome to Vietnam! Upon your arrival in Hanoi, your guide will meet you and escort you to your hotel. The rest of the day is for you to get rid of the jet lag and have a rest.

Overnight: Hanoi

Day 2: Hanoi Sightseeing

Today you will visit Hanoi City attractions which includes the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, the Ho Chi Minh House on Stilt, the One Pillar Pagoda, the Tran Quoc Pagoda, and the Quan Thanh Temple. In the afternoon, you will visit the Museum of Ethnology and cycle through the Old Quarter of Hanoi (about 1 hour by rickshaw). Then you will have a chance to visit the Hoan Kiem Lake and Ngoc Son Temple and then enjoy a Water Puppet Show to learn more about Vietnamese traditional culture.

Overnight: Hanoi
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 3: Hanoi - Halong Bay

Today, you will start a rich Halong Bay cruise. After breakfast, taking a 3-hour scenic drive from Hanoi to the World Heritage site of Halong Bay and board the cruiser, you can see nearly 2,000 limestone islands dotting the sea, traditional sampans and junks sailing the glinting water, grottos, thick forests, and hidden coves. It will be a real ocean adventure!

A variety of optional activities like kayaking, swimming, diving will definitely add more fun to this trip.

Overnight: Onboard
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 4: Halong Bay - Hanoi - Ho Chi Minh City

Today continue your unforgettable Halong Bay cruise. Get up early in the morning to experience a Tai Chi lesson will be a good choice. Then you can have some leisure time on the open deck to feel the quiet atmosphere. You will have a brunch before disembarking the cruiser at around 10 am.

Our guide and driver will meet you at the pier, then drive back to Hanoi for your flight to HCMC. Upon your arrival at HCMC, your local tour guide and driver will greet you and escort you to the hotel for check-in. The rest of the day is for your relax.

Overnight: Ho Chi Minh City
Meal: Brunch

Day 5: Ho Chi Minh City Sightseeing

This morning set out for the incredible underground Cu Chi Tunnels, and then drive back to Ho Chi Minh City to visit the War Remnants Museum and the Reunification Palace (the former Presidential Palace), the Ben Thanh Market, the Old Saigon Post Office and the Dong Khoi Street (formerly Rue Catinat) absolutely nice choices for a free stroll.

Overnight: Ho Chi Minh City
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 6: Ho Chi Minh - Mekong Delta - Ho Chi Minh

After breakfast at the hotel, you will take a special one day Mekong Delta tour with a homemade meal.

Overnight: Ho Chi Minh City
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 7: Ho Chi Minh City - Siem Reap

You will have free time till your guide escorts you to the airport for your flight to Siem Reap. Upon your arrival in Siem Reap, your guide will meet you and escort you to the hotel.

Overnight: Siem Reap
Meal: Breakfast

Day 8: Siem Reap Sightseeing

After having breakfast at the hotel, you will be transferred to the south gate of Angkor Thom and start your today's visiting. You will visit the Bayon Temple and the Elephant Terrace. Have lunch at a local restaurant.

In the afternoon, you will have the chance to visit the Angkor Wat Temple, the World Heritage site, then continue to the Bakheng Temple. At this time, you will enjoy the sunset view of the distant Angkor Wat in the jungle.

Overnight: Siem Reap
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 9: Siem Reap Sightseeing

If you like, you can choose to take an early morning trip to enjoy the stunning sunrise of Angkor Wat. You will have a chance for a friendly talk with the monks and nuns at a nearby pagoda. Breakfast is served either at the hotel or you can take it away.

Start the day by visiting some local villages on the way to the Banteay Srei Temples. Have lunch at a local restaurant for some exotic cuisines. The Ta Prohm temple and the Takeo Temple are your next stops before taking some leisure time in the late afternoon.

Overnight: Siem Reap
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 10: Siem Reap - Bangkok

In the morning, you will visit the Khmer Village, enjoy the view of the rice field and palm trees with fresh air. Then board on boat in Tonle Sap Lake to see and learn how Cambodians built a life around the Ecosystem of the lake with fish and crocodile farming, floating markets, schools, and restaurants, even floating hospitals.

After lunch, you will be escorted to the airport for your flight to Bangkok. Upon your arrival, your local guide will meet you and escort you to the hotel.

Overnight: Bangkok
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 11: Bangkok City Highlights

Breakfast at the hotel and then start today's tour. At first, you will take a visit to the Wat Traimit which is famous for its 900-year-old, five-and-a-half-ton solid gold image. Next stop is the Wat Arun, one of the best-known landmarks and the most published images of Bangkok.

After that, we’ll see Wat Po, the largest and oldest temple in this city, housing the largest Reclining Buddha. Have lunch at a local restaurant before we continue to visit the most famous site - the Grand Palace in Bangkok, which adjoins Wat Phra Kaew, the most important Buddhist temple in Thailand. The rest of the day is at leisure.

Overnight: Bangkok
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 12: Ayutthaya Day Tour

After breakfast, you’ll be picked up at the hotel and depart for Ayutthaya, the former capital of Thailand. The first place you’ll visit is the Bang Pa-In Royal Palace, one of the most beautiful Summer Palaces in this country. Followed by a tour to the Wat Yai Chaimongkhol, from where you can observe one of the biggest Reclining Buddha Images as well as the ruins of the old Grand Palace & temples.

In the afternoon, transfer to the pier for a cruise down the Chao Phraya River back to Bangkok, during which you will be impressed by the Thai rural life along the river. Lunch is served on board. The rest of the day is on your own to relax.

Overnight: Bangkok
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 13: Bangkok - Manila

You will have some free time before driving to the airport for your flight to Manila. Upon arrival, you will be met by our representative and transferred to the hotel for check-in. The rest of the day is free at your own leisure.

Overnight: Manila
Meal: Breakfast

Day 14: Tagaytay

After breakfast, your private tour guide will lead you to the remarkable site at Tagaytay. From the heights of which, you will enjoy the breathtaking view of Taal Volcano, a volcano within a volcano and lake within a lake. Enjoy a lunch of Filipino cuisine coupled with a panoramic view of the lake and the volcano.

After lunch, proceed to the period town of Taal. The tour commences at Casa Punzalan, an ancestral home. You can walk or ride on carabao‐drawn carts through town to the present Basilica of St. Martin de Tours, built in 1575 and once noted to be the biggest church in the Orient, a unique fusion of architectural styles, and a villagers' refuge from volcanic eruptions, earthquakes, and invasions. The shrine of Our Lady of Caysasay is noted for the healing waters of its nearby Santa Lucia well.

A guided walk through town includes the beautifully preserved homes of the town's prominent families, a panucha (sugarcane/coconut delicacy) factory, and Taal’s thriving embroidery and balisong (knife) making industries. After the tour, you will be transferred back to Manila.

Overnight: Manila
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 15: Manila

Manila is the capital of the Philippines, which is the home to many significant architectural and cultural landmarks of the country.

Your full-day private tour today will show you to the Casa Manila Museum and the San Agustin Church. And then take a ‘calesa’, a horse-drawn carriage which is still being used as a form of public transport, to the Manila Cathedral. Walk to Fort Santiago and Rizal Shrine. Continue the tour to see the bizarre Chinese Cemetery, the oldest district of Manila-Quiapo and the vibrant Binondo in Chinatown. The rest of the day is on your own to explore this city.

Overnight: Manila
Meal: Breakfast

Day 16: Bohol

Today, you will be escorted to the airport for your flight to Bohol. Upon arrival, take a boat trip to your hotel and spend the next 3 nights here.

Overnight: Bohol
Meal: Breakfast

Day 17: Taste for Beach Time

Enjoy the fresh air, soft beach sand and relax time at Bohol on your own.

Overnight: Bohol
Meal: Breakfast

Day 18: Leisurely Beach holiday

Enjoy the fresh air, soft beach sand and relax time at Bohol on your own.

Overnight: Bohol 
Meal: Breakfast

Day 19: Manila, Departure

Enjoy your breakfast and have some free time before being transferred to the airport for your flight to Manila.

Meal: 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 the properties we selected are either located in the 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 in accommodating English speaking customers, and excellent feedback from our previous clients as well.

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

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Normally Indochina Odyssey Tours includes two meals each day during the 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 the 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

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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 the 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.

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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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