Vietnam and Cambodia share border in the south of Vietnam. 13 days or 14 days are suitable time to visit these two countries.
Travelers can start the tour from either Vietnam (Hanoi or Ho Chi Minh City) or Cambodia (Phnom Penh or Siem Reap). With this 2 weeks, travelers should not miss Halong Bay, Hoian Ancient Town, Mekong delta and Angkor Wat
13 days in Vietnam, Cambodia itinerary:
Day 1: Ho Chi Minh City arrival
Day2: Ho Chi Minh City tour, Cu Chi Tunnels
Day 3: HCMC – Mekong delta
Day 4: Mekong delta – HCMC
Day 5: HCMC – Siem Reap (Angkor Wat)
Day 6: Visit Angkor Wat
Day 7: Siem Reap – Hanoi
Day 8: Hanoi – Ha Long
Day 9: Halong – Hanoi – Night train to Sapa
Day 10: Sapa
Day 11: Sapa – Night train back to Hanoi
Day 12: Hanoi – Duong Lam Village
Day 13: Hanoi – Departure
2 weeks in Vietnam, Cambodia itinerary:
Day 1: Hanoi arrival
Day 2: Hanoi – Halong
Day 3: Halong – Ninh Binh
Day 4: Ninh Binh – Hanoi
Day 5: Hanoi – Hue
Day 6: Hue – Hoian
Day 7: Hoian
Day 8: Hoian – Ho Chi Minh City
Day 9: HCMC – Mekong delta (Can Tho)
Day 10: Can Tho – Chau Doc
Day 11: Chau Doc – Phnom Penh
Day 12: Phnom Penh – Siem Reap
Day 13: Siem Reap (Visit Angkor Wat)
Day 14: Siem Reap – Departure
The Mighty Vietnam to Cambodia Adventure
This tour uncovers the stunning temples of Angkor, the mystery of Halong Bay and the delights of the buzzing Saigon. We enter Angkor Wat from the less visited Eastern entrance at sunrise. In Vietnam, explore exciting Ho Chi Minh City, the lush Mekong Delta, Halong Bay and Hanoi. We fly between major centers to maximize your time in each place, but also allow some day journeys to enjoy some unique local experiences.
- Have full days of exploring the 3 major cities Hanoi, Saigon and Siem Reap
- Enjoy relaxing cruises in both Halong Bay and the Mekong Delta
- See many of the different ways of life in South East Asia in an action packed 2 weeks
- Hanoi Exploring
- Halong Bay
- Halong Bay
- Halong Bay
- Cu Chi Tunnels – Saigon
- Mekong Delta – Can Tho
- Cai Rang Floating Market – Saigon
- Siem Reap
- Angkor Temples
- Angkor Temples
- Siem Reap Departure
Day 1: Hanoi
We will collect you at Hanoi’s airport for a transfer to your hotel in the city – after which you can relax and soak in your first taste of the beautiful ambiance surrounding the capital Hanoi. Spend the evening walking around the old quarter observing the many delights to be seen.
Day 2: Hanoi Exploring
After arriving back to Hanoi, be sure to make the most of your last days in the city. There are many fascinating museums and historic sites showcasing Vietnamese people and cultures that are simply a must-see the first time you are here, some of which include:
- Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum
- Vietnam Museum of Ethnology
- St Joseph’s Cathedral
- West Lake
- One-Pillar Pagoda
Day 3/4/5: Halong Bay
You can spend either 2 or 3 days cruising in the World Famous Halong Bay. Our trips include many activities when you are there including kayaking amongst the serene Limestone Karsts, visiting Caves, and having the opportunity to swim in the cool waters. During your cruise there are some places that are sure to amaze even the most discerning of guests.
After your cruise ends you will be transferred back to your hotel in Hanoi.
Day 6: Saigon
Awaken early for your 2 hour flight from Hanoi to Saigon. After arrival you can enjoy lunch before setting out to get your first glimpse of this remarkable city. Spend the afternoon shopping in the many famous markets. Even if you are not looking to buy anything these places are still a must see for visitors.
Day 7: Cu Chi Tunnels – Saigon
A morning drive will take you to visit the famous Cu Chi tunnels, located 70 km to the Northwest of Saigon’s city centre. The tunnels compose a twisting maze of underground passages, chambers, rooms and booby traps used by the Vietminh during the Vietnam War. After lunch, drive back to Saigon where you are free to spend the afternoon exploring many of this fantastic city’s popular attractions.
Day 8: Mekong Delta – Can Tho
Beginning the day with an early 7.30am collection from your hotel, we drive to Tien Giang. Upon arrival you will board a vessel to allow you to sail along the famous Mekong River. You will experience a range of unique cultural activities including sharing lunch with some local people, trying the local herbal tea or the infamous snake wine, and listening to traditional Vietnamese folksong.
In the afternoon the boat will travel along the xep canal, where it will make stops at the coconut candy factory, the local bee-farm and present the opportunity to take a horse drawn cart along the village path to Ben Truc orchard.
Arrive at Can Tho late afternoon where you will spend the night.
Day 9: Cai Rang Floating Market – Saigon
After breakfast, the day’s activities start with the colorful Cai Be floating market. A large collection of sampans from all around the Delta gather here and are laden with a rainbow of tropical fruits and fresh vegetables.
You can make the return trip to Saigon around lunchtime and arrive back to your hotel mid-afternoon. You can spend the rest of the day fitting in Saigon’s attractions that you missed on the previous days.
Day 10: Siem Reap
After breakfast relax until our driver will come to take you to airport for your flight to Siem Reap. After arrival we will take you to check in to the hotel, and then our guide will take you for some Siem Reap orientation and a day tour.
In the evening you can find a restaurant to sit and watch the Cambodian people go about their busy lives.
Day 11: Angkor Temples
In order to see the best this huge complex has to offer – you should take a 2-day tour. Our guide will take you the 7km journey from central Siem Reap to show you around for the day. We are allowed to enter the complex from the less used Eastern Gate which allows you to gain a greater and more peaceful perspective of the area as a whole.
We will spend a lot of time at the Ancient and World Famous Angkor Wat – the biggest religious monument of its kind in the world.
Day 12: Angkor Temples
After breakfast at the hotel we set out again for the second day touring the park. Visit the Temples of Prasat Kravan (Brick temple – 10th BC), Ta Prohm (Jungle temple), and then walk about 3 km to one small temple in the forest. Continue to victory Gate of Angkor Thom, visit to Preah Khan and Neak Pean temples.
You can spend your final evening relaxing before your journey home, thinking about the fabulous journey you have just embarked on throughout many of South East Asia’s most famous and popular sites.
Day 13: Siem Reap Departure
Today we will collect you and take you to the airport for your homeward flights. Either direct from Siem Reap or return to Hanoi for your flight home.
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