With their long histories, interesting cultures, and gorgeous scenery, Vietnam and Cambodia offer something for everyone. On this Vietnam and Cambodia tour, you’ll overnight in Hanoi, Ha Long Bay, Hoi An, Hue, Ho Chi Minh City, Phnom Penh, and Siem Reap. Sightseeing tours in the cities feature the must-see sites, including Hanoi’s One Pillar Pagoda, built in 1049; Hoi An’s Japanese Covered Bridge; and Hue’s Forbidden Purple City, the emperor’s residence constructed in 1804. In Ho Chi Minh City, your sightseeing includes Notre Dame Cathedral, the War Remnants Museum, and the Cu Chi region, where you’ll get to explore the deep, narrow tunnels constructed by the Viet Cong during the war.</BR></BR>You’ll enjoy seeing some of Vietnam’s gorgeous scenery and destinations via the water. Take an overnight cruise on Ha Long Bay, a UNESCO World Heritage Site with some of the world’s most amazing scenery. You’ll also enjoy a cruise in Hanoi on the Thu Bon River, where you’ll pass unspoiled countryside. In Hue, a boat trip on the Perfume River takes you to Thien Mu Pagoda, built in 1601, and the Imperial Tomb of Minh Mang, dating to 1840. Learn about life on the Mekong River as you journey on sampans at Cai Be and Cai Rang, a bustling floating market with vendors jostling for space and vying to sell their wares. </BR></BR>In Phnom Penh, visit the Royal Palace and learn more about the Khmer Rouge regime at the Genocide Museum and one of the Killing Fields. In Siem Reap, explore the spectacular ruins of Angkor, including Angkor Wat, a UNESCO World Heritage Site; Angkor Thom; 10th-century Banteay Srei Temple, known for its intricate decorations; and more. </BR></BR>These are just some of the many highlights on this tour through Vietnam and Cambodia. From the historic sites to the gorgeous scenery, this tour designed for savvy, value-minded travelers is a vacation of a lifetime!
Sightseeing: In Hanoi, Ha Long Bay, Hoi An, Hue, and Ho Chi Minh City. Inside visits as shown in UPPERCASE in the tour description, including admission charges where applicable.
HANOI Moevenpick Hotel Hanoi (MD)HA LONG BAY La Vela Classic (MF)HOI AN Essence Hoi An Hotel (SF)HUE Indochine Palace (MF)HO CHI MINH Pullman Saigon Centre Hotel (SF)CAN THO Victoria Resort (SF)PHNOM PENH Sunway Hotel (F)SIEM REAP Angkor Century (F)
17 breakfasts, 12 lunches, 9 dinners
Transportation: Private, deluxe, air-conditioned motorcoach while touring