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Indochina Pioneer - Day Tours

Spirit of Vietnam & Cambodia

15 days - From USD$ 3250

  • Tour Code : CL02
  • Tour style : private tour Private Tour
  • Duration : 15 days / 14 nites.

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DETAILED ITINERARY
(Please note: This is a sample itinerary and can be amended to suit your exact requirements).


Day 1: Phnom Penh Arrival          

Upon arrival at Phnom Penh airport you will be met by our Indochina Pioneer representative and transfered to the hotel to check in.

Overnight in Phnom Penh
Meals: (_/_/_)

Day 2: Phnom Penh City tour – Siem Reap   
After breakfast at our hotel we head out to visit the city’s major sights that include the National Museum, Royal Palace and the Silver Pagoda. After lunch, we  transfer to the airport for our flight to Siem Reap. Arrive and check into our hotel.

In the afternoon we visit the local Siem Reap market, Les Artisans D’ Angkor and climb the Phnom Bakheng Hill to view the stunning sunset over the Angkor Wat. This evening, we enjoy the Apsara show with a buffet dinner.


Overnight in Siem Reap
Meals: (Breakfast/ Lunch/_)


Day 3: Siem Reap – Fly to Hanoi          
Today we enjoy a full day temple tour which includes: Ta Prohm, Angkor Thom and Angkor Wat. Visit Angkor Thom, the royal capital of prolific builder Jayavarman VII, dating from the late twelfth century. One of the most striking monuments is the Bayon, a mountain of face-towers, said to be the likeness of the king himself. Outside of Angkor Thom, view the remains of Ta Prohm which has been left as it was rediscovered, entwined by strangler-figs. In the afternoon, we continue our tour by visiting the awe-inspiring Angkor Wat, state-temple of Suriyavarman II dating from the early 12th century and the largest religious monument on earth. Have dinner at a local restaurant before we transfer to the airport for our flight to Hanoi. Upon arrival, our guide will pick us up and transfer to the hotel.


Overnight in Hanoi
Meals: (Breakfast/ Lunch/_)


Day 4: Hanoi city tour     
Today we enjoyed a guided tour of Hanoi. Our day begins at the One Pillar Pagoda, constructed by Emperor Ly Thai Tong, to resemble a lotus blossom. The Temple of Literature was founded in 1070 by Emperor Ly Thanh Tong and dedicated to Confucius. Vietnam's first university was also established here to educate the sons of mandarins. View the former residence of Ho Chi Minh, a stilt house constructed in the style of Vietnam's ethnic minority groups. In the late afternoon, we take a one hour cyclo tour to  downtown and the famed Old Quarter, followed by the traditional water puppet show.


Overnight in Hanoi
Meals: (Breakfast/ Lunch/_)


Day 5: Hanoi – Ninh Binh        
Depart for Ninh Binh, a world of natural and cultural heritage for us to explore. After a three hour drive we arrive in Ninh Binh, visit the Bai Dinh Pagoda, considered as one of the biggest pagodas in the South-East Asia. Then drive to Hoa Lu to visit the remains of the temples dedicated to King Dinh and King Le, the two heroes who lived in the 10th century and chose Hoa Lu to build the citadel of the capital city ( from 968 to 1009). Take a leisurely sampan ride on a creek, stretching across large stretches of rice paddies, while admiring the beautiful natural scenery, referred to many as the "dry Halong Bay," with limestone peaks and fertile green valleys. Transfer to the hotel to check in.


Overnight in Ninh Binh
Meals: (Breakfast/ Lunch/_)


Day 6: Ninh Binh – Halong Bay    
Leaving Ninh Binh we travel to the northern city of Halong in the early morning to board our junk for the cruise. The boat will set sail along Halong Bay at noon, where we will enjoy a delicious lunch on board docking at Tip Top Beach. The afternoon is spent visiting a local fishing village by tender boat or go on a guided kayak tour around the rock formation. Arrive at the boat's docking area at Luon Bo in the early evening. Enjoy a sundowner on deck before dinner.


Overnight on board
Meals: (Breakfast/ Lunch/ Dinner)


Day 7:  Halong Bay – Hanoi – Hue
An early morning session of Tai Chi is offered on deck should we wish to do some stretching or we can watch the sun rise over the limestone cliffs. Excursion to Surprise Cave before enjoying brunch on board while sailing back to the dock. We are picked up by our guide and driver again to return Hanoi. Along the way we stop at Phu Lang ceramic village, one of the last remaining pottery villages in Northern Vietnam which have been producing ceramics since the 13th.

Transfer to Hanoi airport for a short evening flight to Hue. Upon arrival in Hue, our guide will pick us up and transfer to hotel. Check in hotel.


Overnight in Hue
Meals: (Breakfast/ Lunch/_)


Day 8: Hue City tour      
The majority of the morning is spent on a cruise along the Perfume River. Our first stop along the river is at Thien Mu Pagoda, founded in 1601 by Lord Nguyen Hoang. Return to the city center for lunch before continuing to visit the Citadel, the city's Imperial Palace, Tu Hieu Pagoda and King Tu Duc's Tomb. Take a walking tour of the local Dong Ba Market. After dinner, we enjoy a traditional music show on the Perfume River.


Overnight in Hue
Meals: (Breakfast/ Lunch/_)


Day 9: Hue – Danang – Hoi An      
Morning departure for Hoi An, driving the stunning route via Hai Van Pass (Ocean Cloud Pass) and the wonderfully photogenic fishing village of Lang Co before reaching Danang. Stop to tour the famed Cham Museum and the Marble Mountain before arriving in the Old Merchant town of Hoi An. Check in hotel.


Overnight in Hoi An
Meals: (Breakfast/_/_)


Day 10: Hoi An Walking tour     
Morning we enjoy a guided tour of this historic town, visiting the Hoi An Museum, Phuc Kien Congregation House, Tan Ky Ancient House and the Japanese Covered Bridge. Return to your hotel, enjoying some relaxation time poolside.


Overnight in Hoi An
Meals: (Breakfast/_/_)


Day 11: Hoi An – Danang – Nha Trang     
Transfer to the airport for a flight to Nha Trang. Arrive and check into our hotel room.

In the afternoon we visit the Ponagar Temple and Long Son Pagoda before arriving at your hotel. The rest of the afternoon is left free for you to relax at the hotel.


Overnight in Nha Trang
Meals: (Breakfast/ _/_)


Day 12: In Nha Trang
Enjoy a relaxing day at the resort.


Overnight in Nha Trang
Meals: (Breakfast/ _/_)


Day 13: Nha Trang – Saigon/ HCM City               
After breakfast at our hotel, we are taken back to Nha Trang Airport for a short flight to HCM City/ Saigon. Upon arrival, we enjoy a guided tour of the city, visiting the former Presidential Palace, Notre Dame Cathedral, Binh Tay Market, and Chinatown.


Overnight in Saigon
Meals: (Breakfast/ Lunch/_)


Day 14: In Saigon       
The whole day is free. Explore the town further or just do some last shopping  downtown.


Overnight in Saigon
Meals: (Breakfast/ _/_)

Day 15: Departure
Breakfast at hotel. Check out as normal. Transfer to the airport for your departure flight. End of services


Meals: (Breakfast/ _/_)
                       

The hotels listed below are our suggestions for the best value on this Spirit of Vietnam & Cambodia 15 days. However, Indochina Pioneer offers many more options of hand-picked hotels, with different "star ratings", allowing you to customize the vacation to meet your taste and budget. Please contact us for with your questions and requests.
 

Location Boutique Option 4 Star Option 5 Star Option 5 ++ Star Option
Phnom Penh White Maison Boutque Hotel Sunway Hotel Intercontinental Phnom Penh Raffles Hotel Le Royal
Siem Reap Bunwin Boutique Hotel Tara Angkor Hotel Victoria Angkor Resort Amansara Hotel
Hanoi Golden Silk Boutique Hotel Hanoi Pearl Hotel InterContinental Hanoi Westlake Sofitel Legend Metropole
Halong Red Dragon Cruise Pelican Cruise Indochina Sails Violet Cruise
Hue Moonlight Hue Hotel Saigon Morin Hotel Best Western Indochina Palace La Residence Resort & Spa
Hoi An Essence Hoian Hotel & Spa Hoian Boutique Resort Palm Gardern Resort The Nam Hai Resort
Nha Trang Michelia Hotel Novotel Nha Trang Hotel Sunrise Nha Trang Beach Hotel An Lam Ninh Van Bay Resort
Saigon Liberty Central Hotel Novotel Saigon Hotel Lotte Legend Hotel Park Hyatt Hotel

 

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 TOUR INCLUDES:

  • Centrally Located Hotels
        Check-in time at all hotels is 2.00PM and check-out time at all hotels is 12.00PM.        
       Early  check-in and late check-out is subject to availability with surcharge.    
  • Private vihicles and Drivers
  • Meals as stated in the itinerary (B= Breakfast, L= Lunch, D= Dinner)
  • Private Guides English or Other languages, if available, upon request.
  • Domestic flights in Vietnam & Cambodia
  • Airport Taxes and Fuel charges
  • Entrance fees
  • Water and cold towels provided during tours.
  • Service Charge & Government Taxes
  • Luggage Transfers.


♦ TOUR EXCLUDES:

  • International Airfares
  • Vietnam & Cambodia Entry Visa Fees
  • Excess Baggage Charges
  • Personal Expenses
  • Any bank fees or charges at your end
  • Single Room Supplement.
  • Tips and gratuities.


REMARKS:

1. Tour Stype: this is a PRIVATE TOUR and can be tailor-made to suit your requirements. The prices is for your kind references only. The final price quoted will be based upon the total number of travelers in your private group, the dates chosen, the total days of  travel and the grade of hotel rooms chosen, together with any other detailed services.

Please click on the “Request” button and complete the requested information for us. Upon receipt, our travel consultant will  customize the best value vacation for your kind consideration. Please note: Changes CAN be made to the itinerary after our initial quote,
but may result in a price change also!

2. We are aware that a good tour must have good hotels. In Indochina particularly, hotel price makes up most of the cost of your holiday in Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos. All of our prices are calculated upon twin-shared basis.

3. Price base in twin share basis accomodation.
4. Tour price is indicative only, please enquire for a detailed quotation.
5. More people more discounts. Please enquire for more details.

 

Contact Person: Mr. Quyen
E-Mail: 
sales@indochinapioneer.com 
Call Us: +84 43715 3627 | Fax: +84 43715 3626

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Hi Lam, I can't believe the week is already over! I had such a fabulous time!!! :-) Everything was so perfectly organized! All the tour guides and drivers were really nice! I could write a book about how wonderful this trip was! Thank you ...

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Customer: Sonia Maalaoui

From: New York, USA

Tour Date: Nov 17, 2014

Review Date: November 24, 2014

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“A first-class experience” I didn't know Indochina Pioneer and decided to gamble on them. The gamble paid off handsomely. Mr. Lam put together an excellent tailor-made itinerary for my first visit to Vietnam and Cambodia and t ...

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Customer: Jeffrey G

From: Toronto, Canada

Tour Date: Oct 31, 2014

Review Date: November 20, 2014

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Hi Lam, It has taken me almost a week to readjust to the Canadian time zone and jet lag so am just starting to see straight. It’s harder transitioning when going from East to West. First, thank you for an excellent trip. It was wel ...

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Customer: Jeffrey Goodman

From: Toronto, Canada

Tour Date: Oct 31, 2014

Review Date: November 15, 2014

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This was my fifth time visiting Vietnam and first time in Laos. Once again I travelled with Indochina Pioneer after using them two years ago while visiting Vietnam and Cambodia. Previously we had employed European travel companies but going local ...

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Customer: mcv3

From: Dublin, Ireland

Tour Date: Oct 26, 2014

Review Date: November 15, 2014

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“A new wonderful trip with Indochina Pioneer” As been the third time that i travel in Vietnam with Indochina Pioneer. Excellent service, accurate assistance. Everything was great, hotel, food, tour guide.   ...

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Customer: lullu187791

From: Rome, Italy

Tour Date: Aug 25, 2014

Review Date: October 31, 2014

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One of our travel advisors will reply within 1 working day! If you have an urgent enquiry or question please call us or we would be delighted to call you. Our office hours are 9:00am to 6:00pm (GMT+8 hours), Monday to Friday.


Please call us at following numbers:
Phone: +84 437 153 627
Mobile: +84 982 116 630 (Mr. Lam)
E-mail: sales@indochinapioneer.com


If you have not received a reply within 1 working day, please email our Customer Service Manager, Mr Quyen at quyen@indochinapioneer.com who will investigate the case. If this is your first trip to Vietnam, Cambodia & Laos or you would like more information about travel in the region, there is lots of great information in our website. Click to read Our Travel Destination, or Travel Guide.


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