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Highlights of Vietnam and Cambodia 20 days

Private tour with 20 days to visit Vietnam and Cambodia: Price from $4.200/pax

Step into the lands of temples in Phnom Penh and Siem Riep. Explore the mysterious architecture and culture at the temples. The journeys will go through Cambodia to Vietnam, so you can live in the busy life in Saigon and Hanoi, relax in the charm of the romantic night in Hoi An, taste great food in Hue City, and take pictures at amazing landscapes in Halong Bay and Tam Coc.

Countries of destinations: Vietnam and Cambodia
Cities of destinations: Phnom Penh, Siem Riep, Ho Chi Minh (Saigon), Nha Trang, Da Nang, Hoi An, Hue, Hanoi, Ninh Binh, and Halong Bay.

Tour includes

  • 18 nights at high-rank hotels
  • 1 night at cruise ship in Halong bay
  • Local English speaking guide
  • Air-conditioner transfers in the tours
  • 4 flights (Phnom Phenh to Siem Riep, Riem Riep to Saigon, Saigon to Danang, Hue to Hanoi
  • Cruise ship in Halong Bay
  • Boat trip in Tonle Sap, Mekong Delta, Hue & Ninh Binh
  • Cyclo experience in Hue City
  • Daily breakfast at hotel
  • 2 lunch meals and 1 dinner meal on tours.

Private Tour Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival day at Phnom Penh (Cambodia)

When you arrive at the airport in Phnom Penh (Cambodia), the representative of TOUREER will meet you and transfer to your hotel in the city.

Day 2: The City Tour in Phnom Penh

Today we explore the famous places in Phnom Penh City. Visit Tuol Sleng Museum, the Choeung Ek Memorial (The Killing Fields), the Royal Palace and Silver Pagoda, and the colorful central market (Phsar Thmey).

Day 3: Journey from Phnom Penh to Siem Reap

You will fly to Siem Reap where has the well-known attractive temples of the ancient culture. However, today you will discover Tonle Sap Lake with a boat cruise.

Day 4: Temples of Angkor

Experience on the unique transportation of Siem Reap that is a tuk-tuk. Ride it to Angkor Wat and spend the time to discover its beauty. The talent of sculpture and typical skills can be found on the old temples with rich history and culture.

Continue to visit Angkor Thom complex, which includes Bayon temple. The temple is famous for the head sculptures.

Then, come to Banteay Srei temple with the different pink sandstone carvings, and Ta Prohm temple which is covered by the jungle.

Day 5: Siem Reap to Ho Chi Minh City (Vietnam)

Take a flight to Ho Chi Minh City (Vietnam) from Siem Reap (Cambodia) to spend time at the bustling city.
The representative of TOUREER will transfer you to the airport in Cambodia and from the airport to the hotel in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.

Day 6: Ho Chi Minh City to visit Mekong Delta

Explore the local life on the rivers at Ben Tre. Take a small boat on through the small rivers. Visit the countryside. Have a local lunch with Elephant ear fish.

Day 7: Cu Chi Tunnels

Travel out of Ho Chi Minh City to explore the famous historical underground tunnels at Cu Chi. After coming back to the city, visit Ho Chi Minh with the old church and post office, walking street Nguyen Hue Street and Jade Temple.

Day 8: Ho Chi Minh to Da Nang City – Hoi An

Fly to Da Nang city, the biggest city in Central Vietnam. Visit Cham Museum, and Marble Mountains on the way to Hoi An.

Day 9: Activities in Hoi An

Take a walking tour in the ancient city of Hoi An to visit the Japanese Covered Bridge, Tan Ky old house, and Chinese temple.

Visit a handicraft workshop to experience how to make a bamboo and silk lantern.

Day 10: Hoi An to Hue

Travel to the old capital of Vietnam with many royal palaces left. On the way, visit the talk lady Buddha statue and Linh Ung Pagoda at Son Tra peninsula, Hai Van pass, Lang Co Bay.

Take a cyclo ride to visit the Citadel including Royal Palaces and Royal Museum with many old artifacts of the royal family.

Day 11: Activities in Hue

Explore Hue City. Take a dragon boat trip to visit the ancient pagoda Thien Mu. Continue to visit the royal tombs: Khai Dinh and Minh Mang, the peaceful countryside at Thanh Toan Bridge.

Day 12: Hue to Hanoi

Fly from Hue to Hanoi. Our staff will transfer you to the airport and pick up you in Hanoi.
Discover Hanoi, the capital of Vietnam, with the Minority Ethnic Museum (Ethnology Museum), Ngoc Son Temple and Hoan Kiem Lake, and Ho Chi Minh Square and one pillar temple.

Enjoy the water puppet show, which is traditional art performance in Vietnam.

Day 13: Hanoi to Sapa

Drive from Hanoi to Sapa, and then travel along Muong Hoa valley to Y Linh Ho village (of the Black H’mong). Continue trekking with 2km through the terraced rice fields in Ta Van village (of Dzay minority people) to Lao Chai village. Then, trek back.

Day 14: Trekking to villages in Sapa

Today, explore the great landscapes of Sapa. Visit Cat Cat village of the Black H’mong, this is 4km from Sapa City Center.

Then, trek 6 km to Sin Chai situated at the foot of Fansipan Mountain, one of the highest mountain in Vietnam and Asia.

Day 15: Sapa back Hanoi

Drive back Hanoi. You get your own time to relax.

Day 16: Hanoi to Halong Bay

Travel from Hanoi Halong Bay which is one of the famous destinations in Vietnam with hundreds of islands. Now are your days to relax.

Get on the board your cruise to start to explore the islands and landscapes of Halong Bay.

Cruise: Overnight boat

Day 17: Halong Bay to Hanoi

Continue discovering the beauty of the islands. You can see the attractive combinations of the islands, the sea and the sky.

Travel back to Hanoi after coming back the cruise parking.

Day 18: Hanoi to Ninh Binh

Come to Ninh Binh where has the attractive caves and sightseeing, and the biggest pagoda in Vietnam. Visit Tam Coc (Three Caves).

Then, take an easy bicycle tour around the countryside for exercise and explore the countryside.

Day 19: Activities in Ninh Binh and back Hanoi

Visit Bai Dinh pagoda. Then, take a boat trip 2 hours to explore Van Long Natural Reservation (it is called Wetland).

Relax and drive back Hanoi.

Day 20: Hanoi Departure

Relax, and then transfer to the airport for your onward journey.

List of hotels

CitiesHotel names
Nhnom PenhRaffles Hotel Le Royal
Siem RiepVictoria Angkor Resort & Spa
SaigonRenaissance Riverside Hotel Saigon
Can ThoVinpearl Hotel Can Tho
Nha TrangMuong Thanh Luxury Hotel
Quy NhonAvani Quy Nhon Resort & Spa
Hoi AnAlmanity Hoi An
HueLa Residence Hotel & Spa
HanoiMelia Hotel
SapaPao’s Sapa Leisure Hotel
Halong BayOvernight on 5 star cruise