Indochina Laos- Cambodia- Vietnam
SIC INDOCHINA TOUR
Vientiane – Vang Vieng – Luang Prabang – Siem Reap – Phnom Penh – Mekong Delta – Hochiminh City
12 DAYS 11 NIGHTS
DAY 1: ARRIVAL - VIENTIANE (L)
Arrive in Vientiane, meet our guide and transfer to hotel for check in. Relax at hotel or walk around the riverside street to admire the city at night. Overnight in Vientiane.
DAY 2: VIENTIANE – VANG VIENG (B, L)
DAY 3: VANG VIENG – LUANG PRABANG (B, L)
DAY 4: LUANG PRABANG & PAK OU CAVES (B, L)
This morning you may want to wake up early and participate in the daily early morning ritual of saffron-clad monks with their black Alms-giving bowls being given offerings from the local people, including the ubiquitous sticky rice. On the way back to hotel you have a chance to visit Phousi Market where you will see such diverse offerings as dried buffalo skin, local tea and saltpeter among the chickens, vegetables and hill-tribe weavings. Laos is also known for its traditional crafts.
After breakfast, we enjoy a short-guided tour seeing the city’s oldest temple of Wat Sene and the magnificent Wat Xiengthong with its roofs sweeping low to the ground, which represent the classical architecture of Luang Prabang temple. Then you will visit Wat Visoun, and National museum.
In the afternoon we board a cruise upstream on the Mekong River, which also gives us a beautiful view of the tranquil countryside as well as an interesting visit to the mysterious of Pak Ou Caves, crammed with thousands of gold lacquered Buddha statues of various shapes and sizes. Along the way, we stop at the village of Ban Xanghai, where they make the distillation of local rice wine. On return, we take a short drive to Ban Xang Khong, well known for its hand-made of Jute Sar paper.
Late afternoon we then climb up to the top of Phousi Mount for an enjoyable exploration of the sacred, gilded stupa as well as a beautiful sunset view of the city and the Mekong River. Overnight in Luang Prabang.
DAY 5: LUANG PRABANG – KUANGSI WATERFALL – SIEM REAP (B, L)
Morning driving to the beautiful Kuangsi Waterfall where you can splash around in the pools or walk along the forest paths, return to Luang Prabang with a stopover at Ban Phanom, a well known weaving village. Take an afternoon flight to Siem Reap VN 931 at 14:45 – 16:10. Pick up to hotel. Overnight in Siem Reap.
Optional: Dinner with Apsara Dance show at Apsara Restaurant Theater
DAY 6: SIEM REAP – ANGKOR THOM & ANGKOR WAT (B, D)
DAY 7: SIEM REAP – PHNOM PENH (B, L)
Then transfer to Phnom Penh by overland and have chance to see the countryside. The journey will take 6 hours to covered 314 km distance. Arrive in Phnom Penh transfer to hotel. Evening explore theCentral Market. Overnight in Phnom Penh.
DAY 8: PHNOM PENH – CHAU DOC (B, L)
DAY 9: CHAU DOC – CAN THO (B, L)
DAY 10: CAN THO – MY THO - HOCHIMINH CITY (B, L)
DAY 11: HOCHIMINH CITY & Cu Chi (B, L)
Afternoon visit Cu Chi underground tunnels network in the suburb of Hochiminh City - the most famous battle-fields during Vietnam war with over 200 km long tunnels. Overnight in HCMC.
DAY 12: HOCHIMINH CITY-DEPARTURE(B)
Morning visit the Ben Thanh Market where you can see the fresh local products being sold as well as browse the souvenir stalls. Transfer to airport for departure flight.
Tour prices (Valid until 30 April 2019) :
(Except for Christmas, New Year period 20 Dec – 10 Jan and Lunar New Year period 05 – 09 Feb)
Group tour USD / Person
Single room surcharge
The above prices include:
- -Hotel accommodations in twin or double sharing
- -All ground transfers in air-conditioned deluxe coach
- -Speedboat ticket Phnom Penh – Chau Doc (charter boat when posible)
- -Meals half board (breakfast and lunch or breakfast and dinner) with Asian cuisines
- -English-speaking local guides.
- -Entrance fees.
- -Boat fees.
- -Mineral water and cool facial towels during visits.
- -Air ticket and airport tax Luang Prabang – Siem Reap (referable rate as indicated above)
- -Travel Insurance
The above prices exclude:
- -Any meals not mentioned above
- -All visa fees
- -Drinks and personal expenses.
- -International airtickets
Superior (4 stars)
Vansana Riverside Hotel (Standard) www.vansanahotels-group.com
Vansana Vang Vieng Hotel (standard) www.vansanahotel-group.com
Chitchareune Muangluang Hotel (Standard) http://cm-hotel.com
Tara Angkor Hotel (Superior) www.taraangkorhotel.com
Frangipani Royal Palace Hotel (Deluxe) www.frangipanipalacehotel.com
Victoria Nui Sam Lodge (Superior) www.victoriahotels-asia.com
Can Tho West Hotel (Deluxe) www.canthowesthotel.com
Eden Star Saigon hotel (Premier Deluxe) www.edensaigonhotel.com.vn
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