Day 1: Bangkok
in Bangkok and transfer in luxury to the prestigious Mandarin Oriental
Hotel. After a tour of the city, enjoy dinner in a spectacular rooftop
restaurant overlooking the sparkling lights of the city.
Day 2: Bangkok - Siem Reap
Siem Reap and check into the luxurious Amansara Resort. Marvel at the
ancient ruins on a guided tour of Angkor Wat and watch the sunset with a
glass of champagne in your hand, from the top of a hill overlooking
Tonle Sap lake.
Day 3: Siem Reap
sunrise over magnificent Angkor Wat before taking a scenic helicopter
flight over the Angkor Complex. Upon return, enjoy traditional Khmer
cuisine for lunch before spending the afternoon exploring more of the
ruins which will take your breath away.
Day 4: Siem Reap - Ho Chi Minh City
an optional game of golf in the morning or simply relax in your resort,
before flying to bustling HCMC. Transfer by limousine and check into
the magnificent five star Park Hyatt in the heart of the city. Enjoy a
dinner cruise along the Saigon River with traditional music and dancing.
Day 5: Mekong Delta – Le Jarai Cruise
a relaxing day’s Mekong cruise on the converted rice barge Le Jarai and
local boat. Sail through the broad waterways and small creeks of the
Mekong River, enjoy a sumptuous three course lunch and see traditional
rural life including a local village, communal temple and traditional
matt weaving at a local farmer’s house. This trip is the ideal way to
spend the day in the delta.
Day 6: Ho Chi Minh City - Hanoi
is optional with a half day tour of Cu Chi Tunnels or alternatively
Saigon city sites. Afternoon is free for leisure before transferring to
the airport and flying to Hanoi. Transfer by luxury vintage Citroen to
the colonial classic Sofitel Metropole hotel located in Hanoi’s French
Day 7: Hanoi
Experience a city
tour in style in a vintage Citroen or by traditional cyclo. Privately
guided tours by museum curators can be arranged on request. In the
evening dine in one of Hanoi’s finest restaurants and experience
authentic Northern Vietnamese cuisine.
Day 8: Hanoi - Halong Bay
morning you will enjoy a private transfer from your hotel in Hanoi to
Halong City, taking around 3 hours stopping off for a refreshment break
en route. Board the ‘Princess’ junk and meet the crew at the dock.
Cruise to the famous islands of Halong Bay and onto Bai Tu Long Bay,
where aside from the cave visit and swimming, there is a chance to
explore this stunning area by sea kayak. Return back to the junk for a
Day 9: Halong Bay – Hanoi - Vientiane
fresh air & gentle breeze of the bay in morning. Cruise through Bai
Tu Long, a visit to the floating fishing village of Vong Vieng where
you will learn about daily life here. Cruise back to the dock arriving
in Halong City around noon then transfer back to Hanoi, arriving at your
hotel at about 4pm. Later, take the flight to Vientiane.
Day 10: Vientiane - Luang Prabang
on a guided walking tour of charming Vientiane and spend the afternoon
at leisure before your flight to Luang Prabang. Check into the luxurious
Day 11: Luang Prabang
ancient streets of laidback Luang Prabang, pass saffron robed monks,
golden temples and small markets. Enjoy a private boat cruise downriver
to Pak Ou caves filled with Buddhist statues, before returning to your
hotel for cocktails at sunset.
Day 12: Luang Prabang
Depart Laos for your connecting flight to home.
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upon your travel period and specific touring needs.