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Magical Vietnam and Cambodia
Magical Vietnam and Cambodia
Magical Vietnam and Cambodia
Magical Vietnam and Cambodia
Magical Vietnam and Cambodia
Magical Vietnam and Cambodia
Magical Vietnam and Cambodia
Magical Vietnam and Cambodia

Magical Vietnam and Cambodia

9 days
4.7 (6)
370+ booked

Tour Overview

Discover the magic of Vietnam and Cambodia on this 'magical' adventure! This Vietnam and Cambodia Luxury Tour whisks you through bustling cities, historical landmarks, and breathtaking natural wonders.

Explore Hanoi's must-sees like the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum and the Old Quarter, then cruise through the mystical beauty of Halong Bay. Travel South to Vietnam's vibrant Ho Chi Minh City and delve into the Cu Chi Tunnels. In Cambodia Tour, be captivated by the grandeur of Angkor Wat in Siem Reap, and experience the unique lifeblood of the Mekong Delta. Perfectly blending culture, history, and natural beauty, our 9-day tour is ideal for curious travelers seeking a diverse exploration of Southeast Asia. Ready to embark on your magical journey with Asia Links Travel?

Tour Highlights

  • Explore Hanoi highlights such as the Ho Chi Minh vestige complex, Museum of Ethnology, and Hanoi Old Quarter
  • Have a wonderful cruise on Halong Bay
  • Learn history at Cu Chi Tunnels
  • Visit Ho Chi Minh City's landmarks
  • Immerse in the bustling atmosphere of the Mekong Delta.
  • Contemplate the beauty of Angkor Wat, Siem Reap.

Itinerary

Day 1: Hanoi Arrival

When you arrive to the airport, you will be picked up and moved to the hotel for check-in. The rest of the day is your leisure. Enjoy overnight at the hotel in Hanoi. Meals on your own account. 

Day 2: Hanoi City Tour (B)

You have all day to visit many famous attraction in Hanoi. Our sightseeing first stops at Ho Chi Minh Memorial Complex, a main historical destination of Vietnam’s capital. Here, you will have the chance to learn about Ho Chi Minh simple lifestyle and his legacy through a visit to the Ho Chi Minh’s Stilt House, the Presidential Palace and Ho Chi Minh Museum.  

Then, we pay a visit to the first university of Vietnam – Temple of Literature. Lunch on your own. 

In the afternoon, our trip quickly continues with a visit to the Museum of Ethnology. Artifacts about 54 ethnic groups are shown for tourists in this museum. This site is not only the largest but also the most interesting museum in Hanoi which bring us the knowledge of the multiculturalism of Vietnam and some relaxing green space.

Being out of the museum surroundings, we will come to the colorful Old Quarter. You can find a wide range of stuffs here from silk clothing, lacquer ware, sophisticated linens, furniture, cooking utensils to lovely souvenirs. 

Dinner on your own account. Spend your night at the hotel. 

Day 3: Hanoi - Halong Bay - Overnight on Cruise (B/L/D)

You wil have breakfast at the hotel. Afterwards, you will be transferred to another fascinating land – the gem in the north of Vietnam, Halong Bay. The way from Hanoi to Halong Bay welcomes you with the poetic rice fields come between immeasurably high mountains of the Red River Delta. 

Upon arrival in Halong, a luxury cruise is waiting for you to start off a trip through the magnificent landscape of the bay with gigantic limestone karsts stunning emerald water. Then, you will understand why Halong Bay is one of “UNESCO World Heritage Site”. 

A special lunch with delicious seafood will be served on board. After that, a visit to a grotto of spectacular stalactites and stalagmites will make you feel interested. You can relax in the warm water of Halong Bay and visit a floating village by a kayak to enjoy a wonderful view of the bay and the islands. You own your night on board. 

After having dinner on board, many activities from your friendly staffs will be organized for you to join. Stay overnight on board. 

Note: Shuttle bus with English speaking guide will take you to Halong Bay. Please kindly contact our Sales consultant for further information about private transfer of this trip. 

Day 4: Halong Bay – Hanoi – Fly to Ho Chi Minh (B/L)

If you don’t want to miss the mesmerizing sunrise in Halong Bay with its peaceful atmosphere and stunning scenery, wake up early. Breakfast will be served on board. Recharge your energy for a trip to other places today as our ship crosses the bay. Around midday, we head back to Hanoi on a shuttle bus after you are taken back to the vessel and dropped off at the main wharf. 

The private car is ready for you to transfer to Hanoi Airport for a flight to Ho Chi Minh City. 

Upon your arrival, our driver and private car are ready to pick you up and transfer you to your hotel. Check-in and enjoy your night at the hotel. Dinner on your account. 

Day 5: Cu Chi Tunnels – City Tour (B)

Today, we will have a chance to visit the incredible tunnel network of Cu Chi by private transfer. This historical tunnel was the solid network that protected over 16.000 Viet Cong guerrillas in the wars. Significantly, it continuously became the shelter to resist attacks on the air and land of the French in 1948. This tunnel was the communication route, keeping facilities, hospitals, and living areas for a lot of Vietnamese fighters during the American war. To relive the severe days our warriors were, you can try to go deep into this network. 

Back to the city center for lunch at a local restaurant (your expense).

Continue our trip with a visit around Ho Chi Minh City which used to be French Indochina. There are many historical landmarks to explore such as the Old Saigon post office, Notre Dame Cathedral, and the Opera House. Then, we keep on sightseeing in the Reunification Palace – the command post of the Saigon Government in the 60s. Needless to say, it is where many important historical events while the American war. The final destination of the day is the ethnic Chinese district of Cholon. 

Dinner on your account. Overnight stay at the hotel in  Ho Chi Minh City. 

Day 6: Mekong Delta Full Day (B/L)

This morning, we will pass 130 km (about 3 hour driving) to come to Ben Tre located in the Mekong Delta. Stop at Phong Nam pier, you will get on the boat and sail along a branch of the Mekong – Chet Say river. You can stop at some various workplaces to learn more about the making of traditional produces.

Coconut are the main product here. The shell is taken into high heat kiln to create coconut charcoal. Other parts are made in different purposes including food. Continue our trip as you will have a chance to learn more about the local life. We will pass through a small canal and stop at a village. Walking is the best way to experience the life of the natives here.

 Firstly, let’s come to a mat weaving house where workers use the hand loom to wove the straw mats. Afterwards, you can also try doing this technique.

After that, get on a “xe loi” (a kind of motorized vehicle – rickshaw) or grab a bicycle exploring a local village with rice fields and vegetable farms.

A nutritious meal at a local house is waiting for you. You cannot imagine that this lunch seemingly has all of delicious specialties like elephant-ear fish and shrimp from the river. Don’t forget to take some cold drinks or beers for a good appetite. 

Enjoy a sampan ride along a narrow canals before you get back to the pier for a drive back to Ho Chi Minh city center. Dinner on your expense. Overnight stay at the hotel. 

Day 7: Ho Chi Minh – Flight to Siem Reap – Afternoon Tour (B)

You are transferred to Chi Minh airport for your flight to Siem Reap.

The first destination is Angkor Wat Temple – not only the biggest religious monument in the world but also the most wonderful Temple in Angkor Archaeological Site. Surprisingly, it was built in the 12th century (from 1112 to 1152), the dynasty of Suryavarman II in honor of Vishnu. The Cambodian Nation supposes that Angkor War is the soul and specific characteristic of this country. Significantly, Angkor Wat appears on the national flag of Cambodia. Moreover, this religious monument is acknowledged as a Work Heritage by UNESCO and we must act together to defend this Temple. 

Angkor Wat shows us the story of Hindu divinities and an immortal life through many embossment details. You can relive the superb period of the Khmer Empire with a disproportionate setting of squares, stairs, and towers. Angkor Wat is a great Buddhist work and home for a lot of Buddha statues even if it was left fallow in the 15th century. 

The next destination is the old monastery Ta Prohm – The Ta Prohm Temple. It was specially built for the mother of King Jayavarman VII in 1186. Significantly, this temple is the place that covered more than 12.500 people (18 priests and 80.000 Khmer people). Unluckily, this temple now is overlooked and ignored by tropical forests because of the collapse of the Khmer Empire. 

Watch an impressive carved vestige and enjoy the most fresh air in this place. After that, you will come back to the hotel. Meals on your account and spend your night at the hotel. 

Day 8: Angkor Wat Sightseeing (B)

Preah Khan – the biggest complex in Angkor is the first destination on our trip today. Waiting for Angkor Thom built completely, King Jayavarman VII required the building of Preah Khan as a provisional place for him to stay. 

We will have the chance to visit the only island temple of Angkor – Neak Pean. As a legendary savior of many wrecked ships, Balaha is constructed like a statue of the horse which is opposite the temple. 

Next, you will visit the two wonderful temples in Angkor, Thommanon and Chau Say Tevoda, which are extremely beautiful. Appearing in the 12th century by the dynastic of King Jayavarman II, these two temples recorded admirable carved images to honor Shiva and Vishnu. 

Continuing our tour in the afternoon, we will visit Angkor Thom which is considered a “Great City”. Angkor Thom is a work of art from the dynasty of King Jayavarman II. Appearing in the late 12th century, this place is the final and the most long-term capital of the Khmer Empire. Angkor Thom is an area of 9 square kilometers, which includes many temples erected in the former age of Jayavarman and his next generation. 

Especially, Angkor Thom includes the National Temple of Jayavarman, the Bayon Temple, and other historical relics around the Victory Plaza in the center. A lot of old sculptures are waiting for you to explore on this site. It is time to come back to the hotel. Meals on your account and stay overnight in the hotel. 

Day 9: Siem Reap – Departure (B)

Don’t forget to buy some souvenirs for your friends and family because this is the last day of your tour. After that, you will move to the airport to prepare for your next flight (without a guide). Meals on your own.

End of the tour with Asia Links Travel!

What's included

Accommodation in a shared twin or shared double room with daily breakfast
Regional flight: Hanoi – Ho Chi Minh / Ho Chi Minh – Siem Reap
Tours and transfers as mentioned by private air conditioned vehicle
Local English speaking guide
Boat trips as mentioned in the itinerary
Meals where mentioned (B: breakfast; L: lunch; D: dinner)
Entrance fees
Water for activities (1 bottle per person per day)
International flight tickets
Vietnam & Cambodia visa
Single supplement surcharge
Other meals than mentioned
Other services than mentioned
Drinks, other than water on activity days
Personal expenses (laundry, telephone, drinks, tip...)
Travel insurance

Trip Notes

Time travel: Possible to travel all year around. March to June and September to October are best time in Sapa when the weather is warmer and days are mainly sunny.

Rooms are available from 14.00 on arrival day until 12.00 on departure day, room supplement charge will be added for request of early/late check in/out.

Airfares (if any) may change without notice prior to e-ticket issuance.

Price for infants and children will be quoted as follow:

  • Children under 2 years old: Free of charge (Maximum 1 child under 2 years old travels with 2 adults; from the second child, 50% of the regular fare will be applied) 
  • Children from 2 to 5 years old: 50% of the regular fare will be applied
  • Children from 5 to 11 years old: 75% of the regular fare will be applied
  • Children from 12 years: 100% of the regular fare will be applied

During Peak Season and special occasions, surcharges may be added to the price:

  • Christmas and New Year’s Eve: Compulsory meals would be added during these times of the years, depends on hotels or resorts you will stay overnight.
  • Vietnam Lunar New Year: 24 January – 27 January: Extra fee will be applied during holiday.

Visa requirements:

For Vietnam: You must have a valid passport and a visa (or pre-approval letter for a visa on arrival) to enter Vietnam. Our consultant will be happy to advise you on visa requirements.

Your passport must be valid for six months beyond your planned stay, and you must have at least one blank page for each visa stamp.

Customer Reviews (6)

A bit tired but excited to visit Vietnam & Cambodia!

(4.0)
“This tour with Asia Links Travels was a culinary adventure like no other! Never forget when we savored steaming bowls of pho in Hanoi's Old Quarter to indulging in sumptuous Khmer delicacies in Siem Reap, every meal was supper yummy and special! Moreover, the personalized attention and care from the staff made us feel like VIPs, they ensured that each dining experience was a celebration of Asian flavors. Asia Links Travels truly exceeded our expectations :) But I got a lil bit tired because of transferring and weather changes, anw I don't regret joining this tour!”
Review A bit tired but excited to visit Vietnam & Cambodia!
A.Garcia
Canada

My favourite trip ever in my life!

(5.0)
“Embarking on this tour with Asia Links Travels was an absolute tour! We began with the bustling streets of Hanoi to the serene temples of Siem Reap, every moment felt like stepping into a different world. Thanks for the well-planned Asia Links Travels ensured a seamless experience and allowed us to immerse ourselves fully in the rich cultures of Vietnam and Cambodia. Btw, the staff went above and beyond to make us feel welcomed and cared for, all of us had cherished memories during this time!!”
Review My favourite trip ever in my life!
Rosamonde
France

Every moment of our journey is pricelesssss

(5.0)
“Thank you, Asia Links Travel, for crafting a journey that not only indulged our senses but also stirred the depths of our souls. Your crew was excellent and warm-heart and the tour guide gave me candy when I was sunstroke, everybody was too kind to me :) 9 days are not enough for me to experience Southeast Asia, I will be back soon!!”
Review Every moment of our journey is pricelesssss
Morgannnn
United Kingdom

Beautiful Vietnam and Combodia

(4.5)
“Talk about a whirlwind adventure with Asia Links Travel! From the hustle and bustle of Hanoi's vibrant streets to the serene beauty of Halong Bay, this tour had it all! We dove into the rich history of Vietnam at the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum and got our adrenaline pumping exploring the Cu Chi Tunnels. And let's not forget Cambodia – the grandeur of Angkor Wat took our breath away, and cruising through the Mekong Delta was an experience like no other. If you're looking for a journey that packs a punch, Asia Links Travel is the way to go!”
Review Beautiful Vietnam and Combodia
Yoann Gautier
France

This trip was like a dream to me!

(4.5)
“I can't express enough my feelings after this trip, I learned a lot of interesting knowledge about the culture of both Vietnam and Cambodia. Thank ALT crew for making my dream happen!”
Review This trip was like a dream to me!
Tekakwitha
United States

Perfect way to travel from Vietnam and Cambodia

(5.0)
“Wow! What an absolutely exhilarating journey with Asia Links Travel! From the moment we stepped foot in Vietnam to the awe-inspiring wonders of Cambodia, every aspect of this tour was simply magical. The bustling streets of Hanoi, the serene beauty of Halong Bay, and the rich history of Angkor Wat left me breathless. Asia Links Travel truly knows how to curate an adventure that immerses you in the heart and soul of Southeast Asia. I can't recommend them enough for an unforgettable experience!”
Review Perfect way to travel from Vietnam and Cambodia
Austin Mitchell
United States
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