6 Days trip to Vietnam – Cambodia. Small trip, big impression
This package is ideal for someone looking for covering Vietnam and Cambodia for a short time. This is the combination of Art of architecture, heroic history, nature beauty and more than this.
|1||Arrival Seam Reap – Discover the Art of Khmer|
|2||Discover Angkor Wat – Flight to Hanoi (B,L)|
|3||Hanoi Halong bay (B, L, D)|
|4||Halong bay – Hanoi (B, L)|
|5||Hanoi city tour with Water Puppet show (B, L)|
|6||Prepare for departure (B)|
Day 1 : Arrival Seam Reap – Discover the Art of Khmer
Arrive Seam Reap in the morning. Tour guide and car is ready to pick you up and transfer you to the hotel. After refreshment, we drive to the “gem” of the Angkor area called Banteay Srei temple. It was built almost by sandstone. It is a small model of Angkor Wat becomes to famous for all. It is also called “The treasure of Khmer” displaying almost the finest examples of sculpture and architecture of the Old Khmer .
You will be transferred to the quiet Beng Mealea. This is the burial place of King Suryavarman – who developed Khmer Empire to the Golden Time as well as built the one of the World Wonder called Angkor Wat. Beng Mealea was was forgotten until 1954 and found by French people. Enjoy a short walk through the dense jungle and discover the wonders of an overgrown temple, Beng Mealea, which lay undiscovered for centuries.
At around 17pm, we return to Seam Reap and drop you at your hotel. In the evening is the time for you to rest, discover nightlife of Seam Reap. Overnight at the hotel in Seam Reap.
Day 2 : Discover Angkor Wat – Flight to Hanoi (B,L)
In the morning, visit to the antique capital of Angkor Thom – The city of Temples located in present day Cambodia, was the last and most enduring capital city of the Khmer empire built by Suryavarman II Emperor. Angkor Thom was built in the Golden Age of Khmer and became the symbol of Khmer Empire in early of 12th century. While the European people are discovering the ground, the Khmer People discovers astronomy. Angkor Thom is a great work, the result of outstanding achievements in architecture, the size, the feats of calculation and Khmer. The most highlight is Bayon temple – the most beautiful temple in Angkor Wat – well-known as the worships of Vinshu who was a Patron God of Suryavaman II. It is a temple of temple, greater than the great.
Continue your visit at the South Gate with its huge statues depicting the churning of the ocean of milk, the Bayon Temple, unique for its 54 towers decorated with over 200 smiling faces of Avolokitesvara, the Phimeanakas, the Royal Enclosure, the Elephants Terrace and the Terrace of the Leper King.
In the afternoon, visit Angkor Wat the most famous of all the temples on the plain of Angkor. The temple complex covers 1,5 square kilometer. It can be becomparable to the Forbidden Palace in Beijing or the Pyramid in Egypt, the biggest temple in the World. Its distinctive five towers are emblazoned on the Cambodian flag and the 12th century masterpiece is considered by art historians to be the prime example of classical Khmer art and architecture.
Continue your visit to Ta Prohm, one of the most beautiful temples in Angkor. It was built in the end of 12th century until early of 13th century. It is not like another Hindu temples, this is the temple of Buddhism. He is the first Buddhist Emperor in Cambodia. Ta Phrohm expresses the accuracy and the wonder of art. To build it, they used 50,000 taels of gold, 50,000 taels of silver and a big amount of GEM. Stretching along the history, it has been forgotten and occupied by the plant. After being discovered, it has become the temple has had the most.
Before ending the tour today, enjoy wonderful sunset scenery from the Top of Phnom Bakhen Hill.
At 17pm, tour guide and car transfer you to the airport in Seam Reap to get flight to Hanoi city. Arrive Hanoi after 1,5 hour, you get VISA on arrival and get picked up then transfer to the booked hotel in Old Quarter of Hanoi city. Overnight at the hotel in Hanoi.
Day 3: Hanoi Halong bay (B, L, D)
Around 08.00, Our guide Pick you up at your hotel and go to Halong bay on a shuttle bus. Take a rest at Humanity center and enjoy local specialties.
Arrival in Halong at 11.45. The captain and crew welcome you aboard. Savor the delicious lunch as boat pass through thousands of Islands and Islets with different shapes.
After lunch, explore the biggest and the most amazing cave in Halong Bay – Surprise Cave. Then Kayaking for an hour around the fishing village and discover the life of community there. Then back to boat for Sunset Party, get to calm, clean water place for swimming. Enjoy delicious and romantic dinner with some barbecue courses. ,In the evening, free time for entertainment with the funny plays such as squid fishing, karaoke program, stars watching on sundeck… Spend romantic night on board and overnight on board.
Day 4 : Halong bay – Hanoi (B, L)
In the morning, breakfast, fruits, coffee and tea are served on board. Cruise further and stop-over at a pearl farm to sea real peace cultivated by local fisherman. After that, we continue cruising further, go throught many islands and islets to discover the hidden charm of the bay.
Join a cooking class opened right on the cruise for all the people are interested in cooking, especially cooking Vietnamese food. Cruise back to the prier while having lunch. Say goodbye to the crew and disembark. Get on bus to go back to Hanoi. Arrival in Hanoi around 04.30pm.
The rest of day of day is free for you. Overnight at the hotel in Hanoi
Day 5: Hanoi city tour with Water Puppet show (B, L)
Breakfast is served at the hotel. At 8.00am, guide and bus will come to pick you up for Halong bay tour. Today, you visit Ho Chi Minh complex, including Ho Chi Minh’s Mausoleum, Ho Chi Minh stilt house, lake, One Pillar pagda, Tran Quoc pagoda. You also visit Temple of Literature (the first national university of Vietnam), Ethnology museum. Tour finishes at around 16.00pm at your hotel. Lunch is included in the tour.
Day 6: Prepare for departure (B)
Breakfast is served at your hotel. The rest of your time will be for relax and doing last minutes shopping. After relax, private car will come and transfer you to the airport. The service is ends
- Visa Approval document
- International flights Hanoi - Seam Reap
- All transportation by bus
- All transportation by private car in Cambodia
- Airport transfer by private car
- English speaking tour guide
- All meals mentioned in the program
- All entrances fees, sightseeing tickets
- All accommodation mentioned in the program based on tour standard