VIETNAM HIGHLIGHTS with Cambodia
Boomers on Tour together with China Travel Service offer this economical tour for
$2999 – 17 Days – Dep. Saturday 5th May,
Price including Airfares, transfers, tours, accommodation many meals.
Economical tours especially for small groups of over 55’s. Be enthralled by an amazing trip to Vietnam. Working together with China Travel Service, Boomers on Tour will take you to places you never dreamed of.
From ancient history, magnificent architecture and simple lifestyle to the modern hustle and bustle of a modern city.
Get out into the countryside to see the terraced mountain sides growing rice, visit the hill tribes in their local village and be surrounded by tranquil but lush nature. Be enveloped by the warm and friendly people whose hospitality will touch you.
Visit temples, see museums, hear Opera
and Chu Chi Tunnels.
Experience Ha Long Bay cruise will be unforgetable with rock formations and floating villages.
This Vietnam/Cambodian tour is not to be missed!!
Call Geraldine to secure your booking. Make up a group and enjoy!!!
05May SYDNEY – HANOI
Fly with Vietnam Airline direct to Hanoi (VN786 15:15/20:50).Upon arrival at Noi Bai airport, our tour guide will pick you up and transfer to Ha Noi central. Free at your leisure. Hotel: Flower Garden or similar 4* hotel
06May HA NOI FULL DAY CITY TOUR (B/L)
The capital city of Hanoi is often referred to as the ‘Paris of the Orient’. Today you will have a full day tour of this historic city full of charming lakes, parks and shaded boulevards. Your first stop will be the Ho Chi Minh Complex where the father of modern day Vietnam. Visit sites including the Stilt House, Presidential Palace and One Pillar Pagoda. Then drive to the Temple of Literature, Vietnam Museum of Ethnology.
End of the day will enjoy Water Puppet Performance.
Hotel: Flower Garden or similar 4* hotel
Ha Long Bay
07May HA NOI – HA LONG (B/L/D)
Morning depart for Ha Long Bay, we go through the scenic countryside. The wondrous Ha Long Bay is truly one of Vietnam’s most impressive scenic sights. Heading out of the town we embark on a boat for an exploration of the legendary Ha Long Bay. Cruise amongst the bay’s rock formations and floating villages. As the sun sets, enjoy dinner onboard and your boat will anchor in the bay for the night. Overnight on Syrena cruise or similar 4* hotel
08May HA LONG-HA NOI- HOI AN (BRUNCH)
Wake up early and see daylight filtering through the mist and towering rock formations, leaving you with a dream-like memory of your visit to Ha Long Bay. Enjoy a breakfast and perhaps join a Tai Chi class on the boat’s deck before disembarking and heading back to Noi Bai airport for your late afternoon flight to Da Nang ( VN185 18.35 /19.55). Arrive in Da Nang, meet up our guide and transfer to Hoi An for check-in. Hotel: Little Hoi An Central or similar 4* hotel
09May HOI AN – HALF DAY TOUR (B/L)
In the morning, you will visit the Japanese Covered Bridge Pagoda, first constructed in 1593 by the Japanese community in the city as a link to the Chinese quarters across the stream. Next see the Sa Huynh Museum, Tran Family Chapel, Lantern Workshop, you will also see the Phuoc Kien Assembly Hall, a Chinese pagoda built around 1690, dedicated to the Goddess of the Sea. Free at leisure in the afternoon. Hotel: Little Hoi An Central or similar 4* hotel
10May HOI AN – HUE (B/L)
The scenic drive from Hoi An hugs the coastline to Hue, the former capital of Vietnam. With a stop at the Marble Mountains to see the five marble and limestone hills, you will then reach Hue to visit the ancient Imperial Citadel. You will have some free time at Dong Ba Market.
Hotel: Romance or similar 4* hotel
11May HUE – SAI GON BY FLIGHT (B/L)
Begin your day by boarding a traditional Dragon boat for a tranquil trip along the Perfume River. Stop at Thien Mu Pagoda and the Royal Mausoleums of Emperor Tu Duc, who ruled Hue over 100 years ago, before visiting the UNESCO World Heritage site of the Royal Tomb of
Minh Mang. Later, fly to Saigon (VN1375 18:20/19:45) Hotel: Golden Central or similar 4* hotel
12May SAI GON- CAI BE-CAN THO (B/L/D)
Breakfast at hotel and depart for Cai Be Floating Market. Experience the fascinating network of rivers in the Mekong Delta and journey, by motor boat, to the atmospheric Cai Be floating market to watch the locals trading. Visit a small family business and immerse yourself in the nature of Binh Hoa Phuoc village. Fresh river food, traditional folk music and a bonsai garden await you before continuing to Vinh Long and then on to Can Tho. Hotel: Iris or similar 4* hotel
13May CAN THO-SAI GON (B/L)
An early morning start takes you to the spectacular Cai Rang floating market – the largest in the entire Mekong Delta. Board a merchant boat before continuing on to a rice processing factory and then transferring back to Saigon in the afternoon. Hotel: Golden Central or similar 4* hotel
14May SAI GON – CU CHI & CITY TOUR (B/L)
This morning you travel to the underground village of Cu Chi and discover the incredible 200km network of tunnels where the Viet Cong lived and fought during the war. Spend half a day visiting the Notre Dame Cathedral, the Post Office, the former Presidential Palace and the War Remnants Museum.
Hotel: Golden Central or similar 4* hotel
15May SAI GON – PHNOM PENH (B)
Breakfast at hotel and transfer to airport for your flight to Phnom Penh (VN920 16:00?17:00). Upon arrival in Phnom Penh, meet your tour guide and transfer to the hotel check in. Hotel: Green Palace or similar 4* hotel
16May PHNOM PENH TOUR (B/L/D)
Morning visit Royal Palace, built by King Norodom in 1866 on the site of the old town, and the Silver Pagoda. Located within the grounds of the Royal Palace, Then we continue to explore the Toul Sleng Prison Museum and the Killing Fields of Choeung Ek-both grim reminders of Cambodia’s bloody past under Pol Pot. It is almost inconceivable to confront the nature of true evil here in this gentle land, but the Buddhist memorial at Choeung Ek, commemorates the 1.7 million victims of the 1975-79 Pol Pot regime. We will also visit Wat Phnom Temple, Phnom Penh’s namesake.
Hotel: Green Palace or similar 4* hotel
17May PHNOM PENH – SIEM REAP (B/L)
Morning transfer to the airport for a short flight to Siem Reap. Upon arrival ,meet and transfer to hotel check-in. We visit Mechhrey village, where a boat will transport you across the Great Lake of Tonle Sap. A visit to the lake’s flooded forest rounds off the day, or if you prefer. You will continue to Pouk to visit silk farm, a fascinating farm/workshop where you can see the entire silk creation process. Retail silk and souvenir shop. Hotel: Somadevi Angkor or similar 4* hotel
18May SIEM REAP TOUR (B/L/D)
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
19May SIEM REAP TOUR (B/L/D)
Breakfast at hotel, Heading out of town we make our way by traveling
to the temple of Banteay Srei. Along the way we make stopover at the
Preah visit the Banteay Samre Temple adorned with impressive relief’s
depicting scenes of Vishunu as well as Krishna legends. We also visit
Preah Khan, Kravan, Neak Pean.
Hotel: Somadevi Angkor or similar 4* hotel
20May SIEM REAP DEPARTURE (B)
Breakfast at the hotel. Check out at 11:00am Free to explore the city
by yourselves or last minute shopping., meet at the hotel lobby
at 14:00 to be transferred to the Airport to for your flight via
Saigon back to Sydney (VN812 18:20/19:30 VN773 21:00/09:15+1)
Arrive into Sydney in the morning at 09:15
* Itinerary subject to change
Vietnam Highlights with Cambodia Dates and Prices
Duration: This tour is 17 days long
|#||Tour Duration||Twin Occupancy (AUD/pp)||Single Supp (AUD/pp)|
|1||May 05, 2018 - May 21, 2018||$2,999||$650|
* Availability and Price subject to change
|1||May 05, 2018 - May 21, 2018|
* Availability and Price subject to change