- Duration: 10 Days
- Location: VIETNAM - LAOS - CAMBODIA
- Places: 15 Seats
- Prix: 1417 USD PER PERSON
Follow the trails of the World Heritage Sites in Indochina. From the largest religious monuments in the world - Ạngkor Wat to the breath-taking view of Halong Bay and finish the tour in the ancient capital of Laos. You will not only be amazed by the sights but also interact with the local people in the Asian countryside.
»Hanoi: Discover mixture of new and old; modern and traditional; western and eastern in the charming capital.
»Halong Bay: Experience the breath-taking view and kayaking in the Wonder of Nature.
»Hoa Lu - Tam Coc: Explore the ancient capital of Vietnam locates deeply in the jungles, ruled by the Dinh and Le dynasties of the first century.
»Siem Reap: Visit the most magnificent sites of ancient Khmer
»Luang Prabang: The former capital of Laos and the country's spiritual center with a high number of temples located in the city.
DAY 1: SIEM REAP ARRIVAL (D)
Welcome to Cambodia, your adventure begins with the arrival in Siem Reap. Our driver will meet and greet you at the airport then take you to your accommodations in Siem Reap to get over the jetlag.
Overnight in Siem Reap.
DAY 2: SIEM REAP - ANGKOR WAT TOUR (B)
Start your sightseeing tour of Angkor area we spend a full day exploring the wondrous ancient ruins with the South Gate of Angkor Thom, which is famous for its series of colossal human faces carved in stone, the impressive Bayon Temple, the Royal Enclosure, Phimeanakas, the Elephant Terrace, the Terrace of the Leper King and the largest as well as the most complete temple of Angkor Wat. This architectural masterpiece was constructed in the 12th century and covers an area of about 210 hectares. We stroll around this massive edifice, seeing the many galleries with columns, libraries, pavilions, courtyards, and ponds full of water reflecting the towering temple and the jungle-covered temple of Ta Prohm is an incredible sight. There are enormous fig trees and gigantic creepers which embrace themselves in the stone foundations of the structure giving the impression of man's creation being reclaimed by the powerful forces of nature.
Overnight in Siem Reap
DAY 3: SIEM REAP TRAVEL TO HANOI (B) - FLIGHT INCLUDED
Enjoy a hearty breakfast at the hotel and have a relaxing time before your driver transfers you to the airport. Take a flight from Siem Reap to Hanoi.
Overnight in Hanoi.
DAY 4: HANOI - BA VI ECO TOUR (B/L)
Have breakfast at the hotel then you will be picked up by an experienced English-speaking guide and travel to Ba Vi, a countryside located at the outskirt of Hanoi. The approximate travel time is one hour and 30 minutes.
Then arriving at Mr. Duoc’s house, you will be welcomed with fresh honey tea and green lentils or lotus seeds that made by his family. Imagine a Vietnam in the old time of war through stories of Mr. Duoc, who is not only a veteran who lives during those hard times but also a green tea expert. You will visit his tea plantation which is one of the largest in Ri village and join with locals in green tea processing. Afterward, have a Vietnamese cooking demonstration with another local host and then enjoy a home-cooked lunch in a lovely garden.
After that, you will wander around the village and mingle with local people. You will visit the local craftsman who has been skilled at making conical hats from a very young age and other workshops in the village to see how people there make tofu or unshell the rice. As you meander through the countryside you will experience the friendliness of the local people greeting you along the way. Then join your guides for a leisurely cycling trip along the country roads. Observe traditional Vietnamese rural life as the local people work in the paddy fields. Along the way, watch out for a water buffalo plowing a paddy field while ducks swim across. Stop at another host family for foot bathing following the recipes of Muong ethnic group and relaxing time before embarking on your private boat for a trip along the Da river.
Later, enjoy a transfer from Ba Vi back to your accommodation.
Overnight in Hanoi
DAY 5: HOA LU - TAM COC - GROUP TOUR (B/L)
After breakfast at the hotel, an English–speaking guide will meet you at the hotel at between 8 am and 8.30 am. You will be transferred by a professional driver from Hanoi to Hoa Lu, which is located 80km to the South of Hanoi. This is the ancient capital of Vietnam in the 10th century and your guide will tell you all about the history of Le and Dinh Dynasties, who ruled this antique citadel.
Enjoy a Vietnamese traditional lunch before boarding into a private sampan to visit Tam Coc, well-known as “Halong Bay inland” and see the beauty of the karst formations as you pass along their base and row into one of the many caves carved through the limestone. You will then continue with a cycling tour through the stunning scenery of rice fields, karst formations, river and tranquil village (around 5km).
In the evening, return to Hanoi and enjoy a lovely night on your own.
Overnight in Hanoi
DAY 6: HANOI - HALONG BAY - SHARING CRUISE (B/L/D)
In the morning, after breakfast at the hotel, the Cruise team will pick you up. Take the most scenic route to reach Halong Bay, taking you across the Red River Delta with emerald green rice paddies stretching for as far as the eyes can see. On arrival to Halong, you will enjoy a cruise on the Bay and explore the limestone rocks and the karst grottoes.
After you are done with your exploration of the bay, it is time to enjoy an utterly delicious seafood lunch, after which there will be a trip to the famous limestone cave in Ha Long Bay, you’ll get to spend some time here, kayaking or swimming, so that you can get closer to the floating villages and shops. Towards the evening, you will return to the boat for an early dinner, followed by some time at leisure. You can optionally attend the activities taking part on the boat or just relax.
Overnight on cruise
DAY 7: HALONG BAY - HANOI- SHARING BUS (B/L)
Rise early for a Tai Chi lesson or just to enjoy a hearty breakfast. The boat will make its way back to the port stopping at the Limestone Cave, full of stalagmites and stalactites. From here, it’s clear sailing back to the main harbor and the return Hanoi around 17:00. Free at your leisure time.
Overnight in Hanoi
DAY 8: HANOI TRAVEL TO LUANG PRABANG (B) - FLIGHT INCLUDED
Enjoy a hearty breakfast at the hotel and have a relaxing time before your driver transfers you to the airport for your flight to Luang Prabang.
On arrival at the airport, you will be met and transferred to your hotel. After a short rest, we visit the impressive stupa of Wat Visoun and the shrine of Wat Aham and Wat Mai. We then climb up to the top of Mount Phousi for an enjoyable exploration of the sacred, gilded stupa as well as a beautiful sunset view of the city and the Mekong River. From there, we explore the Night Market, where you can find a lovely selection of handmade textiles made by the hill tribe and local people surrounding Luang Prabang.
Overnight in Luang Prabang
DAY 9: LUANG PRABANG CITY TOUR (B)
Today, you will enjoy a short guided tour seeing the city's oldest temples of Wat Sene and the magnificent Wat Xiengthong with its roofs sweeping low to the ground, which represents classical Laotian architecture. Then embark on a cruise upstream on the Mekong River, which also gives a breathtaking view of the tranquil countryside as well as exploring the mysterious Pak Ou Caves, two linked caves crammed with thousands of gold lacquered Buddha statues of various shapes and sizes left by devoted pilgrims. Along the way, you will stop at the village of Ban Xanghai, where the local rice wine is produced. On our return to the hotel, we will take a short drive to another small village Ban Phanom, which famous for its hand weaving.
Overnight in Luang Prabang
DAY 10: TIME TO SAY GOODBYE - LUANG PRABANG DEPARTURE (B)
Today we visit the National Museum (closed Tuesdays) at the former Royal Palace. It displays a collection of artifacts reflecting the richness of Lao culture dating from the days of the early kings right through to the last sovereign. There will also be time for you to look around the Central Market. After visiting these sights in the morning, you will have free time until the driver come and pick you up to the airport your flight back home. Trip ends.
|Destination||3-Star - Hotel||Website|
|Hanoi||Diamond Legend Hotel or similar||http://www.diamondlegendhotel.com/|
|Halong bay||White Dolphin Cruise or similar||http://www.whitedolphincruises.com/|
|Luang Prabang||Chittchareun Muang Luang or similar||http://www.cm-hotel.com/|
|Siem Reap||Angkor Holiday or similar||http://www.angkorholidayhotel.com/|
UPGRADE TO 4 STAR HOTEL: 412.00 USD / Person
|Hanoi||Tirant Hotel or similar||http://www.tiranthotel.com|
|Halong Bay||Flamingo cruise or similar||http://www.flamingocruisehalong.com/|
|Siem Reap||Saem Siem Reap Hotel or similar||http://www.saemsiemreaphotel.com/|
|Luang Prabang||Villa Santi or similar||http://villasantihotel.com/|
UPGRADE TO 5 STAR HOTEL: 1664.00 USD/Person
|Hanoi||Apricot Hotel or similar||http://apricothotels.com/|
|Halong Bay||Era Cruise or similar||https://eracruises.com/en/|
|Siem Reap||Angkor Miracle Resorts or similar||http://angkormiracle.com/|
|Luang Prabang||Luang Prabang View Hotel or similar||http://www.luangprabangview.com/|
|Start Date||Availability||Price (Per Person)|
|All departure city|
|08-Apr-2020||15||1,417 USDBook Now|
|15-Apr-2020||15||1,417 USDBook Now|
|22-Apr-2020||15||1,417 USDBook Now|
|06-May-2020||15||1,417 USDBook Now|
|13-May-2020||15||1,417 USDBook Now|
|20-May-2020||15||1,417 USDBook Now|
|27-May-2020||15||1,417 USDBook Now|
|03-Jun-2020||15||1,417 USDBook Now|
|10-Jun-2020||15||1,417 USDBook Now|
|17-Jun-2020||15||1,417 USDBook Now|
|24-Jun-2020||15||1,417 USDBook Now|
|01-Jul-2020||15||1,417 USDBook Now|
|08-Jul-2020||15||1,417 USDBook Now|
|15-Jul-2020||15||1,417 USDBook Now|
|22-Jul-2020||15||1,417 USDBook Now|
|29-Jul-2020||15||1,417 USDBook Now|
|05-Aug-2020||15||1,417 USDBook Now|
|12-Aug-2020||15||1,417 USDBook Now|
|19-Aug-2020||15||1,417 USDBook Now|
|26-Aug-2020||15||1,417 USDBook Now|
|09-Sep-2020||15||1,417 USDBook Now|
|16-Sep-2020||15||1,417 USDBook Now|
|23-Sep-2020||15||1,417 USDBook Now|
|30-Sep-2020||15||1,417 USDBook Now|
|07-Oct-2020||15||1,417 USDBook Now|
|14-Oct-2020||15||1,417 USDBook Now|
|21-Oct-2020||15||1,417 USDBook Now|
|28-Oct-2020||15||1,417 USDBook Now|
|04-Nov-2020||15||1,417 USDBook Now|
|11-Nov-2020||15||1,417 USDBook Now|
|18-Nov-2020||15||1,417 USDBook Now|
|25-Nov-2020||15||1,417 USDBook Now|
|02-Dec-2020||15||1,417 USDBook Now|
|09-Dec-2020||15||1,417 USDBook Now|
|16-Dec-2020||15||1,417 USDBook Now|
√Door-to-door pick-up & drop-off services
√All transportation mentioned above
√Inter-nal flights from Siem Reap to Hanoi and from Hanoi to Luang Prabang, include up to 20 kg of checked luggage per pax
√Accommodation shared in Double/ Twin/ Triple room with daily breakfast (including 5% service fee and 10% VAT tax)
√Check-in room at 14:00 // Check-out room at 12:00 noon (Except Early check-in or Late check-out mentioned in the program)
√Experienced English speaking guide
√Meals as stated in the itinerary (B: Breakfast; L: Lunch; D: Dinner)
√All sightseeing tickets according to the itinerary
√Tissues and water on coach
√Service charges and government tax
√Exclusive and personalized single agent/single customer service
√24/7 hotline support guaranteed
√Vietnam Visa letter approval
√No extra charge after services confirmation
X International flights and departure taxes
X Beverage, personal expenses, tips, and gratuities
X Travel insurance
X Public holiday surcharge (if any)
X Compulsory Gala Dinner on 24 Dec and 31 Dec
X Early check-in and late check-out (If not mentioned)
X Visa stamping fee on arrival at the airport (Vietnam: 25$/person, Cambodia: $30/person, Laos: $35-42/person)
X Surcharge for airport cabs from 12:00am – 05:00am
X Other services not mentioned above
Don't be shy to drop us an inquiry email at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will get back to you within 24 hours.
- Step 1: Double-check all single supplement fee (if any) or solo traveler surcharge (if you explore the journey on your own) and choose the date you prefer to go for the trip.
- Step 2: Click "Book Now" on the date you want to go and fill in the form with your requirements (if any), then to confirm the booking can click on "Pay Now" and make 500 USD deposit to secure your place via the link payment by credit card (Payment fee 3%) or by American Express (Payment fee 3.85%)
- Step 3: We will send you a voucher confirmation within 24 -48 hours after receiving the deposit.
- Step 4: Send us your scan copies of passports for the process of making a visa approval letter; All the information will be kept confidentially. Pack your suitcase and be ready for an exciting holiday with us
If you would like to make any adjustments or have any concerns about the tour, click on "Enquiry Now" and let us know your request by filling in the form and we will get back to you within 24 hours. Please note down your phone number in the email or any contact details that you prefer us to reach you, this will enable us to have efficient communication with you. Several email exchange to confirm your final tour program.
PAYMENT AND DEPOSIT
1. Payment Process
- Deposit: In order to secure your spot for the tour, an amount of 100% internal-flight tickets and 10% of land service are required to pay (the amount vary based each on tour basis). The amount should be made via bank transfer or our online payment method.
After receiving the deposit of your tour, a voucher confirmation will be sent to you within 24-48 hours.
- Final Payment: The balance of your tour will be made one month before the travel date. Payment by bank transfer or online payment is accepted.
2. Payment Type
- Online payment by Credit Card with ONEPAY: We accept American Express, Visa card, MasterCard and JCB card since Realistic Asia is a verified member of OnePay System. Your card information will be protected during the transaction by using the security system with OnePay. Your invoice will be created when you confirmed the booking and send you the guideline to deposit your spot.
Kindly note: Payments by credit cards or American Express we apply a service fee of 3,85%. If you need more details and further information or have any questions, please feel free to contact us.
- By Bank Transfers: If you prefer to do the bank transfer, please contact us so we can send you the bank detail information. However, all the bank fee and foreign currency exchange have to be taken care at your end.
Realistic Asia must be informed in writing. Cancellation charges would be effective from the date we receive advice in writing and cancellation charges would apply as follows:
- 31 days and more before departure: 10% of the full payment + airfare cancellation fees (if any).
- 15-30 days before departure: 30% of the full payment + airfare cancellation fees (if any).
- 14 days and less before departure: 100% of the full payment.
- No-show travelers will be charged 100% of the full payment
CONDITION OF INSURANCE
- Realistic Asia demands that all clients going on our trips hold proper personal medical insurance. If clients do not hold insurances and refuse to sign on before departure, Realistic Asia reserves the right not to carry out the trip.
- Kindly acknowledge your acceptance of the above terms and conditions by signing and returning to Realistic Asia a copy of the present contract and of the attachment with all itineraries.
- Price based on twin sharing. Single Supplement fee surcharge
- Any un-utilized services, unused tours or hotel rooms are non-refundable
- Any amendment/cancellation made after the confirmed booking is nonrefundable
- Tour is available at the time of booking
- Itinerary may be changed upon the uncontrolled weather conditions