Top 3 combined tours Vietnam Cambodia
1. Exciting Vietnam and Cambodia holidays - 18 days 17 nights
This itinerary is perfect for those who have long holidays and wish to explore an authentic Southeast Asia. Indeed, it offers you a full itinerary through the main parts of these two countries. Two of its highlights are absolutely Ha Long Bay and Angkor, the most popular World Heritage Sites of the region. In this tour, you will also explore Hanoi, the 1000-year-old capital of Vietnam where you can still see the influences of French colonial period. Especially, do not miss the walking tour through the Old Quarter as well as Hoan Kiem Lake, The Huc Bridge and the Temple of Literature! Besides Hanoi and Ha Long, Hoi An – Da Nang – Hue are also the destinations you need definitely to see in Vietnam. Come to wallow in the authentic beauty of the Old Quarter of Hoi An, the Imperial Citadel of Hue, Emperor Minh Mang’s tomb and the Marble Mountains of Da Nang! You will also have the chance to enjoy a cruise on the Huong River with which you explore the local life in the fishing village of Lang Co and Thuy Bieu village as well. Moreover, our tour allows you to drop in Ho Chi Minh City, the former capital of the French colony of Cochin-china which is the biggest city in Vietnam. This city features now the colonial buildings but also modern style life of a big city. Your trip around Vietnam comes to an end with the discovery to the Mekong Delta passing by Mekong Lodge and Cai Be floating market.
In the second part of your combined tour in Cambodia, besides Angkor Wat, the most legendary of the temples of the Khmer kingdom, this tour will take you to discover Angkor Thom, the last and most enduring capital city of the Khmer empire. With this tour, experience Cambodian rural life along the Mekong delta across well-known Tonle Sap Lake and the floating village of Chong Phneas then fishing farm and crocodile farm. After a long journey, you will travel to Sihanoukville which is absolutely what you need for your relaxing time. Eventually, the tour will be finished with a visit to the Killing Fields Memorial Museum of Cambodia (Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum) where 17,000 people were imprisoned at Tuol Sleng from 1975 to 1979.
Such an interesting tour will certainly give you a memorable trip in Southeast Asia!
2. Colorful Cambodia to Vietnam vacation - 15 days 14 nights
Unlike the previous tour, this 15-day itinerary is shorter but it does not mean that it is less interesting. This tour allows you to explore Vietnam and Cambodia in depth, interact with the local population and experience their generous hospitality. Let yourself be astonished at the beauty and the mysteriousness of the legendary temple complexes in Cambodia. With this tour, you will visit the main temples including Angkor Wat, Angkor Thom, Banteay Srei and other popular temples. After the temples, this tour will take you to Tonle Sap where you enjoy the peaceful life of people living on this largest of Southeast Asia’s lake. From there, it takes 5 – 7h to reach Phnom Penh, the capital of Cambodia where you will call at Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum. It was the Security Prison S21 of Red Khmer regime where 1-2 million Cambodians and many thousands of foreigners were starved to death, tortured, or killed.
Having finished your stays in Cambodia, you will be transported to Chau Doc by an express boat and take a rest to prepare for your long journey in Vietnam within the following days. One of the highlights of this itinerary is certainly the visit of the Mekong delta, a vast maze of rivers, swamps and islands, home to floating markets. Moreover, the ancient houses and the peace of this countryside create a distinct dreamlike beauty and become a great source of inspiration to foreign writers and scriptwriters. Let yourself be immerged into the rural life along the Mekong delta with a trip to Cai Be floating and ground market by sampan as well as a meet with local people. After your time in Mekong Delta, our tour will bring you to the biggest city of Vietnam and the former capital of the French colony of Cochin-china, Ho Chi Minh City. Come to see the hallmark of the colonial period in this dynamic city! The spotlight of this trip is Cu Chi tunnels, an incredible underground tunnel network constructed by Vietnamese resistance fighters during the long struggle for independence, which is not offered in the previous tour. Experience the soldiers’ life in the tunnels to find out how difficult it was! Departing from the south of country, you make your journey to the centre of Vietnam which begins with Hoi An, one of the highlights in Vietnam and a major Asian trading port in the 17th and 18th centuries. You will definitely fall in love with the Old Quarter in company with ancient houses and colorful lanterns. This tour offers you an unique chance to enjoy your entire day for visiting Van Lang village and Tra Que village by bicycle. The cultivation activities and the generous hospitality of the inhabitants will of course give you unforgettable impressions. Leaving Hoi An behind, our tour brings you to Da Nang and then Hue which features the discovery to the fishing village of Lang Co, Imperial Citadel and then Thuy Bieu village and Emperor Minh Mang’s tomb with a cruise on Huong River. Your last days in Vietnam are spent to visit Hanoi, the capital of Vietnam and Ha Long Bay, one of the World Heritage Sites.
This tour is filled with the discoveries to an authentic Vietnam with picturesque beauty and friendly locals as well as the unique opportunity to take part in the local activities.
3. Delightful Vietnam and Cambodia trip - 12 days 11 nights
This tour is perfect for those who wish to discover Vietnam and Cambodia in a limited amount of time. With this tour, there are no discoveries in depth of local life but it still brings you to all the highlights of these two countries. Take your time to get lost and explore all narrow streets and alleys of the Old Quarter as well as the oldest temples, the biggest market in Hanoi! Walking through streets to reach to Hoan Kiem Lake, Ngoc Son Temple and savoring street-foods are absolutely noteworthy in your travel in Southeast Asia. Lonelyplanet gave Vietnamese food the most beautiful words: “a culinary superpower”. It is said that “The Thais may grumble, but in Southeast Asia nothing really comes close: Vietnamese food is that good”. After, you will be transported to Ha Long Bay, one of the wonders of the world. You will certainly be astounded and satisfied by such a splendid landscape with emerald water, thousands of lime stones and islets. Leaving Ha Long Bay behind, you will be oriented to the center of Vietnam and discover Hoi An – Danang – Hue which still remain the hallmark of French colonial period. Let yourself be immerged into the peaceful charm of the Old Quarter of Hoi An, the fishing village of Lang Co in Danang and the nostalgia of the Imperial Citadel of Hue! Getting away from quiet Hue, our tour brings you to Ho Chi Minh City, the biggest and the most dynamic city in Vietnam then Mekong Lodge and Cai Be floating market where you can explore the local life along Mekong Delta. The rest of your journey will be spent to get around Cambodia and visit Angkor Wat, Angkor Thom, the legendary temples in Cambodia.