Vietnam & Cambodia are two wonderfully contrasting destinations, combined together they offer a truly unforgettable holiday experience. 
 
Vietnam’s beauty and tradition, impeccable hospitality, mouth-watering cuisine, colour and energy will have each visitor fully enthralled by its vibrant past and the modern present. By contrast, Cambodia offers awe and wonder, charming villages and scenic lakes but above all the highlight has to be a visit to the Ankor Wat complex and its gigantic manmade structures. This historic site, now overrun with vines and creepers, will inspire any traveller wanting to discover more. The hotels handpicked for this tour will add value to this already wonderful tour of two of the best destinations in the Far East. 
 

Perfect for: 

Culture, couples, culture, honeymoon, family 

When to go: 

June to early September and November to late February. 
 
November to February is known as the dry season which is full of hot dry days, when Travelling between June to October the weather tends to jump from wet to extremely dry but is also known to have enough hot weather to see the main attractions 

Flight duration from the UK: 

13 hours  

Time zone: 

GMT + 7hrs 

International airports: 

Hanoi(HAN),Da Nang(DAD) Phnom Penh(PNH), Siem Reap(REP) 

Vaccinations: 

Some are recommended or required by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the World Health Organisation (WHO). 
Contact us for details. 

Itinerary 

 
Our VIP door-to-door chauffeur service provides transfers in London and the outskirts, from your front door to London Heathrow or Gatwick. 
Overnight flight to Hanoi. 
 
 
Our local representatives will meet you on arrival and transfer to your city centre hotel. The Sofitel Metrople is located steps from the Opera House in Hanoi’s French Quarter, this legendary property brings guests into intimate contact with the opulence of another era. 
  Overnight Sofitel Legend Metropole 
 
 
This morning your private guide will meet you at the hotel and accompany you on a city tour of Hanoi. Starting with the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum the tour will take you to see a traditional stilt house, the revered One-Pillar Pagoda and the thousand-year-old Temple of Literature - Vietnam’s first university. 
 
After lunch take a trip back in time to the 1950’s and travel through the old quarter on a cyclo-pousse (cycle rickshaw) and discover the bustling streets of the “Quarter of the 36 guilds’’ – a place of unique charm and endless activity: artisans, stalls, tinsmiths, jewellers, calligraphers, carpenters, mobile stalls, leather or rattan goods along with various other trade. 
Overnight Sofitel Legend Metropole (B,L) 
 
 
Leave Hanoi this morning and head East to Halong bay, a stunning UNESCO World Heritage site with its 3,000 islands of towering limestone dotting the bay and the Gulf of Tonkin. On arrival board a beautiful Junk boat for an overnight cruise on Halong Bay. Delicious meals are prepared fresh and served onboard. 
Overnight aboard the Ha Long Violet (B,D) 
 
 
Wake up early to enjoy a swim in the aquamarine water of the bay. Throughout the morning the boat will continue her mini voyage through spectacular limestone formations and more isolated islands before returning to the harbour. Breakfast and lunch will be served onboard. 
 
Later, transfer to the Noi Bai Airport in Hanoi for your short flight to Danang. 
 
On arrival in Danang, you will be met by our local representative and transferred to the unique The Nam Hai hotel in Hoi An. Now under the Four Seasons brand, The Nam Hai is on a private stretch of one of Forbes’ “best beaches in the world.” 
Overnight The Nam Hai (B,L) 
 
 
Spend the day at leisure. Optional tours to local sites available at short notice. 
Overnight The Nam Hai (B). 
 
 
Spend the day at leisure. Optional tours to local sites available at short notice. 
Overnight The Nam Hai (B). 
 
 
Early in the morning, you will be transferred to the Danang airport for your short flight to Ho Chi Minh City.  
You will be met on arrival and transferred to the Park Hyatt hotel in the centre of town. Your hotel is centrally located making visits to the former Saigon Post Office, Notre Dame Cathedral and the Opera House only a short stroll away. 
 
Later today you will visit the unique Cu Chi tunnel network. This incredible system, covering almost 250km in length was shelter to over 16,000 Vietcong guerrillas during the wars. Initially started in 1948 to provide shelter against the French air and ground sweeps, the network went on to serve as communication routes, storage facilities, hospitals and living quarters for Vietnamese fighters throughout the American war. 
 
The Park Hyatt Hotel is centrally located making visits to the former Saigon Post Office, Notre Dame Cathedral and the Opera House only a short stroll away. 
Overnight The Park Hyatt(B) 
 
 
You will be guided on a private tour of the Ben Tre Province – taking you deeper into the palm jungle of the Mekong to see more of the traditional rural life of this fascinating area. The tour starts with a Xe loi ride through the local village of Huu Dinh to enjoy acres of green fields and gardens before a boat takes you through small canals to marvel at the tropical scenery and learn about various local trade. Later enjoy a casual cycling trip through the small village to a local home for lunch. 
 
Late rin the afternoon return to Saigon. 
Overnight the Park Hyatt hotel (B,L). 
 
 
Morning at leisure. Later, you will be met at the hotel and transferred to the airport for your short flight to Phnom Penh. 
 
You will be met on arrival and transferred to the central Raffles Le Royal Hotel. A grand historic hotel offering a lush tropical oasis in a bustling city. Art Deco and French Colonial style hotel was first opened in 1929, later refurbished it is an experience not to be missed. 
Overnight Raffles Le Royal. (B) 
 
 
After a short historical presentation by your specialist tour guide, you will visit the district around the Post Office and the Central Market area before driven past well-known buildings as well as some less obvious examples of religious architecture. 
 
Later this afternoon, join in a street food tour which always was - and still is, an essential part of Phnom Penh’s daily life. This exclusive private tour led by a local chef will give you the chance to experience the rich diversity of traditional Khmer cuisine, and gain a deeper knowledge of the local life. 
Overnight Raffles Le Royal (B) 
 
Morning at leisure.  
Around midday, you will be accompanied to the local airport for your short flight to Siem Reap. You will be met on arrival in Siem Reap and transferred to your hotel. A grand historic hotel, with magnificent gardens offering a restful oasis and attentive Raffles service in the busy capital city. 
 
Afternoon is free to wonder around the local market area. 
Overnight the Raffles Grand Hotel (B). 
 
 
Your personal guide will meet you at the hotel and accompany you on a tour of the ancient Ta Prohm Monastery. After a picnic lunch and a quick foot massage to take away all your cares, it will be time to visit Angkor Wat, a world heritage site with soaring towers and extraordinary bas-reliefs. It is one of the most amazing man-made monuments in the world built in the 12th century in honour of God Vishnu. 
Overnight Raffles Grand Hotel (B) 
 
 
Preah Khan, Neak Pean, Thommanon, Chau Say Tevoda and finally Angkor Thom are some of the sites visited today. 
Starting the day with your own private guide, you will head towards the northern end of Angkor to Preah Khan Temple & Neak Pean Island temple, you will work your way South to the beautiful Thammanon and Chau Say Tevoda built in the 12th century. Your trip to Siem Reap concludes with a visit to Angkor Thom, the Great City. 
Overnight Raffles Grand Hotel (B) 
 
 
You will be transferred to the airport in time for your flight home. 
On arrival in the UK, you will be met and guided to your vehicle for the journey home. 
 

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Speak to our Cambodia specialist today 

Tailor-make your own holiday by calling our Cambodia specialist on 01442 617 777 
 

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