Grand Indochina 13  days/ 12  nights

Grand Indochina 13 days/ 12 nights

Grand Indochina 13 days/ 12 nights

Full day sightseeing in Saigon and Cholon (Chinatown). Saigon is the largest of Vietnamese cities, with the hustle and bustle of Vietnamese life visible everywhere. There are street markets, sidewalk cafes and sleek new bars. The city churns and bubbles. Yet within this teeming metropolis are 300 years of timeless traditions and the beauty of an ancient culture. To the west of the city is District 5, the huge Chinese neighborhood called Cholon, which means ‘Big Market’.

Day1.      Arrival – Vientiane (D)

Upon arrival, you are met and transferred to your centrally located hotel. After a short rest, we set our orientation short Walking Tour to Lao Capital, strolling around the city distance, and observing the sunset by the Mekong Riverside and late evening. Seeing the city lifestyle of local Lao people. Overnight in hotel in Vientiane.

Day2.      Vientiane – Luang Prabang (B,L,D)

Morning Breakfast, we start to visit the major sights of the capital; including the oldest Wat Sisaket with thousands of miniature Buddha statues and the former royal temple of Wat Prakeo previously housed the famous Emerald Buddha Image. On the way to the famous and sacred structure of That Luang Stupa, we stop to take some pictures of the imposing PatuxayMonument, which is well known as Vientiane’s own Arc de Triumph. From there, we visit the Central Market call ‘Morning Market’ where you can find the antique items for collection, well handmade textile and gift away items. In Afternoon,we spend the rest of this day touring Lao capital, visiting the NationalMuseum (RevolutionaryMuseum) where varied antique items and legend of Laos’s history fighters and leaders displace from the ancient times to new revolution period. We then board a short flight to Luang Prabang, which is perhaps the best – preserved traditional city in Southeast Asia. UNESCO registered 1995 as WorldCulturalHeritageCity. The tranquility and charm of this town with its splendid natural scenery and cultural sights make it one of the most delightful places to visit in Asia. On arrival, we transfer you to hotel. After a short rest, we are strolling around to see the Street Night Market, where you can find the lovely collection and handmade textile by local and hill tribe people surrounding Luang Prabang, we then climb up to the top of Phousi Mount for an enjoyable exploration of the sacred, gilded stupa as well as viewing a beautiful panorama sunset over this once royal ancient city and the Mekong River. Dinner at the local restaurant. Overnight in hotel in Luang Prabang.

Day3.      Luang Prabang – Pak Ou cave (B,L,D)

Breakfast, we enjoy a short-guided tour seeing the city’s oldest temple of impressive stupa of Wat Visoun and the shrine of Wat Aham, Wat Mai, Wat Sene and the magnificent Wat Xiengthong with its roofs sweeping low to the ground, which represent the classical architecture of Luang Prabang temple. We then board a boat embarking upstream on the MekongRiver, which also gives us a beautiful view of the tranquil countryside as well as an interesting visit to the mysterious of Pak Ou Caves, crammed with thousands of gold lacquered Buddha statues of various shapes and sizes. Along the way, we stop at the village of Ban Xanghai, where they make the local rice wine. On return, we overland local villages at Ban Xiengmene and Ban Chan continue seeing the royal temple at Wat Longkhoun, which once belongs to royal family patronage and near by SackarineCaves. We cross to city and take a short drive to Ban Phanom, well known for its hand weaving.  Dinner at the local restaurant. Overnight in hotel in Luang Prabang

Day4.      Luang Prabang – Flight to Hanoi (B,L,D)

Breakfast, we then visit The National Museum at the former Royal Palace, which displays a lovely collection of the artifacts reflecting the richness of Lao culture dating from the days of the early kings right through the last sovereign. We continue visit the silver smith’s and FineArtsSchool and the Central Market are not to be missed.Arrive at Hanoi and transfer to the hotel. Dinner in the restaurant and overnight in htoel in Hanoi.

Day 5 Hanoi – Halong – Haiphong  (B,L,D)

Breakfast at hotel. Visit Ho Chi Minh’s Mausoleum (closed on Monday & Friday and the whole October and November) Residence and One Pillar Pagoda. Drive to Halong, 180 km east of Hanoi. On arrival take a wooden boat and have seafood lunch on board. Discover HalongBay, listed as a World Heritage Area of outstanding natural beauty. “Dragon descending to the sea“ as it is known in Vietnamese, picturesque Halong Bay has more than 3,000 limestone islets rising from the clear emerald water, many of them containing beautiful grottoes. A 4-hour boat trip will visit to Thien Cung and Dau Go grottoes. Drop off in Halong town. Proceed to Haiphong transfer to hotel for check-in. Dinner at the local restaurant. Overnight in hotel in Hai Phong.

Day 6 Hai Phong – Hanoi – Danang – Hoi An (B,L,D)

Breakfast at hotel Drive to Hai Phong, visit to the Garden theatre, Du Hang Pagoda and Kenh temple. Transfer back to Hanoi Lunch at local restaurant. Visit to Temple of Literature built in the 11th century as Vietnam’s first university, QuanThanhTemple and FineArt Museum. Transfer to the Hanoi airport . Depart Hanoi by VN 317 for Danang. Arrive in Danang, Proceed to Hoi An. Transfer to hotel for check-in. Dinner in the restaurant and overnight in hotel in Hoian

Day 7 Hoi An – Danang – Hoi an (B,D)

Breakfast at hotel. Proceed to Danang, transfer to visit ChamMuseum; MarbleMountain and ChinaBeach. Back to Hoi An. Lunch at local restaurant. Discover the historic town which used to be a prosperous seaport city during the 16th to 18th centuries. Its sizeable community of foreign merchants resulted in a unique architectural style with Vietnamese, Chinese and Japanese influences. Visit the Phuc Kien hall, Japanese covered bridge, Tan Ky old house and the workshop of traditional occupation of Hoi An ancient town.Dinner in the restaurant and overnight in hotel in Hoian

Day 8 Hoi An – Danang – Hue (B,D)

Breakfast at hotel. Drive to Hue across the Hai Van Pass (Pass of the Ocean Clouds), passing through many pretty red-tiled villages with fruit orchards, enjoying spectacular views of sky and sea. Arrival on Hue, the royal city of Vietnam’s last ruling dynasty and transfer to the Saigon Morin Hotel or similar. Then visit Tu Duc tomb. Lunch at local restaurant. Boat trip on the PerfumeRiver to visit Thien Mu Pagoda. Transfer back to visit Imperial Citadel and Dong Ba Market. Dinner in the local restaurant and overnight in hotel in Hue.

Day 9 Hue – Ho Chi Minh (B,D)

Breakfast at hotel Transfer to the airport for flight to Ho Chi Minh Depart Hue by VN 251. Arrive in Ho Chi Minh City and transfer to the  Hotel . Arrive in Ho Chi Minh City and transfer to the Hotel . Luch at the local restuarnt. City tour: visit China town, Thien Hau Pagoda, HistoryMuseum with water puppet show (if time permit) and former Presidential Palace. Make photo stops at the famous tourist sites such as Notre DameChurch, and Central Post Office. Cyclo ride from hotel . Overnight in hotel in HCM city

Day 10 Ho Chi Minh – Flight to  Siem Reap (B,D)

Breakfast at hotel Transfer to the airport for flight to Siem Reap Arrive at Siem Reap airport and transfer to hotel for check in. Visit to South Gate of Angkor Thom, Bayon, Baksei Chamkrong, Elephant Terrace and the Terrace of the Leper King. Lunch at local restaurant. Visit Angkor Wat until sunset. Dinner  at the local restaurant & overnight in hotel in Siem Reap.

Day 11 Siem Reap  (B,D)

Breakfast at hotel Visit of Banteay Srey and Banteay Samre temples. Lunch at Angkor Cafe D’Angkor, facing Angkor Wat Visit of Ta Prohm, Neak Pean and Preah Khan temples. Dinner at local restaurant. Overnight in hotel in Siem Reap

Day 12 Siem Reap – Flight to Phnom Penh (B,D)

Breakfast at hotelVisitFloatingVillage and take a boat trip on the Tonle Sap. Lunch at hotel. Transfer to Siem Reap airport for departure flight to Phnom Penh. Depart Siem Reap by flight to Phnom Penh. Arrive at Phnom Penh International airport and transfer to hotel for check in Dinner in the local restaurant. Overnight in hotel in Phnom Penh

Day 13 Phnom Penh- Departure (B)

Breakfast at hotel. Phnom PenhCity tour: VisitNationalMuseum, Silver Pagoda, RoyalPalace and Wat Phnom. Lunch at hotel. Transfer from hotel to Phnom PenhInternationalAirport for departure flight. End of service of Asia King Travel.

 

 

Amazing Indochina   15 days/ 14 nights

Amazing Indochina 15 days/ 14 nights

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Acommodation list

Destination

 Stadard

 Superior

 First class

 Deluxe

Vientiane

 Inter city 2*

Lanxang 3*

LaosPlaza 4*

 SetthaPalace 5*

 Luang Prabang

 Villa Mahasok 2*

Le Calao 3*

Grand 4*

La Residence 5*

Hanoi

Classic Street 2*

Goden Key 3*

Sunway 4*

Sheraton 5*

Hai Phong

Dai Duong 3*

Huu Nghi 4*

Harbor View 4*

Habor View 4*

 Hoian

Vinh Hung II 3*

Thuy Duong 3*

HoianBeach 4*

Victoria Beach 4*

 Hue

Thanh Lich 2*

Asia 3*

Huong Giang 4*

Imperial 5*

 Saigon

Le Duy 2*

Oscar 3*

Rex 4*

SofitelPlaza 5*

 Siem Reap

Casa Angkor 3*

Casa Angkor 3*

Royal Angkor 4*

Shokha Angkor 5*

 Phnom Penh

New York 3*

Princess 3

Phnom Penh 4*

Intercontinental 5*

 

Rules for children :

+ Child under 3 years old : Free of charge, but the parents must take care of foods

+ Child from 3 to 11 years old : 30 % of charge in case of sharing bed with two adutls

+ Child from 3 to 11 years old : 50 % of charge in cas of sharing sharing room with two adutls (extra bed)

 

Trip includes:

  • Private English/French speaking guide
  • All transfer & transportation by private car / van / bus with AC
  • All cccommodation on twin share basis with daily breakfast
  • Meals as indicated ( Local foods; B = Breakfast; L= Lunch; D= Dinner)
  • International airtickets Luang Prang-Hanoi ; Saigon -Siem Reap
  • Domestic Flight : Hanoi-Danang ; HueSaigon ; Siem Reap-Phnom Penh;  Vientiane- Luang Prabang
  • All entrance fees
  • Boat cruises as per mentioned
  • Goverment taxes & service charge

Trip excludes

  • International Airfares.
  • International departure tax ( 14 US/ pax for Vietnam, 25US/pax for Cambodia , 10US/pax for Laos )
  • Early check in / Late check out
  • Meals not indicated
  • Drinks & beverage ..
  • Vietnam visa :Compulsory : (Invitation letter 30 USD/pax,not including the stamp fee 25 US
  • Cambodia visa : Available at border/ airport ( 20 USD / pax for stamp fee)
  • Laos visa : Available at border/ airport ( 30 USD / pax for stamp fee)
  • Personal travel insurance (Compulsory).
  • Personal expenses such as  Telephone and Laundry bills.

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