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The Grand Indochina Tour is one of a kind. Spanning four countries in 14 days, this tour does a great task of covering all the major highlights of Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia and Thailand. Truly Spectacular and not to be missed. Book Now!
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Ho Chi Minh City - Vung Tau (L, D)
  • Upon arrival at Tan Son Nhat International Airport (Vietnam), our representative will meet and transfer you to the Cu Chi Tunnels, an incredible underground tunnel network of approximately 200km, contracted by Vietnamese fighters during the struggle for independence.
  • Lunch will be taken on-route to Cu Chi.
  • Afternoon: Transfer to Vung Tau beach, which is approx 2 hours by coach.This lovely island has 4 main unspoiled beaches, where you can relax or take part in some water activities. It is also known by the Vietnamese as Honeymoon Island. You will visit Tian Hou Temple of Five Races, the whale temple.
  • Dinner at local restaurant / Accommodation at hotel in Vung Tau, Vietnam.

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Vung Tau - Ho Chi Minh City (B, L)
  • Breakfast at the hotel
  • Visit the Summer Palace of the Emperor Bao Dai, the Jesus Monument, which overlooks the peninsula and the Pacific Ocean.
    Next visit the Whale Temple Christ Hill, Goddess of Mercy, Thuy Van Beach.
  • Lunch at a local restaurant, then transfer to Ho Chi Minh City.
  • During the afternoon you will have a sightseeing tour of the city, which includes visits to the Independence Palace (view outside only – if time permits, we can go inside). The Palace was built in 1869, former palace for the French governor of Indochina; Notre Dame Cathedral, built by the French in 1883, and totally untouched by war.
  • Visit Ben Tanh Market for some shopping. A chance to pick up some souvenirs at bargain prices. Also visit a lacquer-ware production centre
  • Accommodation at hotel in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.



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Ho Chi Minh City - My Tho (B, L)
  • Breakfast at the hotel
  • Head out of town by road to the Mekong Delta. (Vietnam's largest rice bowl) On arrival in My Tho, embark on a boat navigating around the intricate small canals in the delta region, which is a great way to observe the local lifestyle close-up and catch a view dotted by many islands.
  • The exciting excursion will pass the lush green vegetation before arriving at the famous Unicorn Island. We have opportunities to stroll around an orchard, taste many seasonal fruits, enjoy wonderful traditional music and have lunch with local specialties.
  • The next stop of our trip is Ben Tre Province to visit some fascinating local industries.
  • Return to Ho Chi Minh City, stopping off along the way to see the beautiful Vinh Trang Pagoda.
  • Overnight at hotel in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.


Ho Chi Minh City - Luang Prabang (B)
  • Breakfast at hotel.
  • Free at leisure until transfer for return flight to Laos.
  • Meet upon arrival at Luang Prabang Airport, transfer and check-in at Hotel.
  • Welcome to the spiritual capital of Laos, enjoy free leisure time (relax/take a walk around the city).
  • As the day comes to an end, learn more about Laos culture and locally made products at the Stay Another Day Exhibit. You will also enjoy a Lao tea-tasting ceremony.
  • Climb the 328 stairs to the top of Mount Phousi to enjoy a panoramic view of the city and the surrounding countryside.
  • Transfer back to your hotel, along the way you will the stop at the hill tribe evening market for some shopping. (local handicrafts/textiles).
  • Overnight in Luang Prabang, Laos.

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Luang Prabang - Pak Ou Caves (B)
  • Breakfast at hotel.
  • Transfer to pier for a cruise along the Mekong. Before cruising, start your morning with a visit to the most photographed temple, Wat Xieng Thong, located at the end of the peninsula, close to the Mekong. This temple was built in 1560 by King Setthathirat, the library was added in 1828.
  • Cruise up the Mekong River to the famous Pak Ou Caves, locally called Tam Ting. The caves are filled with thousands of gold-lacquered Buddha statues, they range in size from a few centimetres tall to the height of a human and are crammed into the cave, which is nestled in a limestone cliff.
  • The caves are also a destination for local pilgrimages.
  • During the boat journey, admire the several waterways that have traditionally been used as the local form of transportation. These waterways continue to be used in that manner today in many parts of the country, and a local boat is probably one of the most rewarding ways to discover life along the rivers. As you cruise along, observe the daily activities of fishermen, how they throw their net in with elegant arm gestures and rely on the water for their livelihood. For the villages settled along the Mekong, the river plays an important role in their daily life and usually represent the only means of transportation and commerce.
  • After visiting the caves, cruise back to Luang Prabang. If time permits: on the way back, stop at Ban Xang Hay, a village that specializes in making rice wine
  • The city tour begins in the afternoon with your guide who will teach you more about the enchanting World Heritage Town of Luang Prabang. The tour starts at the former Royal Palace, now the National Museum (closed on Tuesday). Your walk continues to Wat Mai, a temple renowned for its golden bas-relief. During Pimai, the Lao New Year, the Prabang normally housed in the Royal Palace Museum is put on public display in this temple. Continue walking to Wat Sensoukarahm, built in 1718 with its beautiful dazzling golden facade.
  • You will end your day by visiting the Traditional Arts and Ethnology Centre (TAEC) that will show and teach you more about the ethnic tribes living in Laos today (closed on Monday).
  • Overnight in Luang Prabang, Laos.


Luang Prabang <> Kuangsi (B)
  • OPTIONAL TOUR: For early risers, there is a very special dawn visit to watch the monks collecting alms. As the sun begins to rise, long lines of orange-robed monks leave their pagodas and walk barefoot down the streets collecting offerings from Luang Prabang residents. It is a beautiful, serene ceremony that highlights the spiritualism of the Laos people.
  • Breakfast at the hotel.
  • Following breakfast, continue your tour of enchanting Luang Prabang. Visit Wat Visoun, the holiest temple of the city, which was entirely rebuilt in 1887, after being destroyed by the invading Black Flags from Southern China. In the courtyard of Wat Visoun stands the Watermelon Stupa shaped like the fruit from which it takes its name. Continue past Wat Aham, which was first built in the 1500's and onto Wat That, where the ashes of King Sisavang Vong are kept inside the large central stupa. In the afternoon, visit the refreshing waters of the Kuangsi Waterfalls, located 32km from Luang Prabang. These waterfalls cascade down a multilevel limestone formation creating a series of turquoise blue pools, perfect for swimming on a hot day. The jungle and dense woods surrounding the falls are filled with wildlife and pleasant walks can be taken along the natural footpaths. (Note: when bathing, please wear a sarong, no bare bodies).
  • Visit two ethnic villages where you can observe the unique traditional lifestyle of the people. If time permits, you will also visit Ock Pop Tock, a shop which works closely with local weavers to preserve traditional techniques and styles of Lao weaving.
  • Overnight in Luang Prabang, Laos.

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Luang Prabang - Siem Reap Arrival (B)
  • Breakfast at hotel.
  • Depending on your flight schedule, there may be time to visit the Heritage Information Centre. Here you will learn about the methods being used to preserve the unique heritage and culture of Luang Prabang, as well as gain further understanding of the importance of developing sustainable and community-based preservation projects.
  • After your visit, your private car and driver will transfer you to the airport for your departure flight.
  • Siem Reap Arrival
  • Meet and greet at Siem Reap International Airport by our representative and transfer to the hotel.
  • Overnight at hotel in Siem Reap, Cambodia.


Siem Reap - Temple Tour (B, L)
  • Sunrise at the stunningly beautiful Angkor Wat.
  • Breakfast at hotel.
  • Visit Angkor Wat complex, South gate of Angkor Thom, Terrace of the Leper King/Elephant, Preah Khan.
  • Lunch at one of Siem Reap’s finest restaurants.
  • Visit Ta Prohm (Jungle Temple, this is where the movie Tomb Raider was filmed, featuring Angelina Jolie), Takeo and Bayon temples.
  • Catch the sunset at Phnom Bakheng (stunning views over Angkor Wat).
  • Overnight at hotel in Siem Reap, Cambodia.



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Siem Reap (B, L)
  • Breakfast at hotel.
  • Visit Les Artisan de Angkor, then go to Old Market for a shopping spree.
  • Lunch at one of the famous restaurants in Siem Reap.
  • Visit Cambodian Cultural Village also known as “Cambodia in Miniature”. Discover the country’s famous and historical milestone as well as a showcase of a rich and natural cultural heritage of the Khmer people.

  • Cambodian Cultural Village:
    (Includes miniatures of famous historical buildings and structures, local customs and practices of all races. There are 11 unique villages. At each village, tourists will be able to enjoy the beautiful wooden houses, carvings, soft stone carving, traditional performances in many different styles, such as: Apsara Dancing, performance of ethnic minorities from Northeast of Cambodia, traditional wedding ceremony, circus, popular games, peacock dancing, acrobatics, elephant shows, boxing, and much more...)
  • Overnight at hotel in Siem Reap, Cambodia.





Bangkok Arrival + Temple City Tour (B)
  • Breakfast at hotel.
  • Free at leisure until departure for Bangkok.
  • Arrive at Bangkok, transfer to hotel by private air-conditioned car / check-in at hotel.
  • Bangkok Temple and City Tour (Joint Tour) with English Speaking Guide.
  • Transfer back to the hotel / overnight stay in Bangkok, Thailand.

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Bangkok - Floating Market, Crocodile Farm, Rose Garden (B, L)
  • Breakfast at hotel.
  • Visit the floating market and crocodile farm.
  • Lunch will be served at a local restaurant.
  • In the afternoon you will visit the Rose Garden.
  • Transfer back to the hotel /overnight stay in Bangkok, Thailand.


Bangkok - Safari World (B, L)
  • Breakfast at hotel.
  • Visit Safari World (Joint Tour) with English speaking guide and lunch.
  • Transfer back to hotel / free time / overnight stay in Bangkok, Thailand.


Bangkok - Free Time (B)
  • Breakfast at hotel.
  • Free leisure time for shopping and relaxation.
  • Overnight at hotel in Bangkok, Thailand.


Bangkok Departure (B)
  • Breakfast at hotel.
  • Free at leisure until departure flight.




TOUR INCLUDES:
  • Hotel accommodation based on twin sharing at specified hotel with daily breakfast as programmed.
  • Private transportation throughout the tour with local English speaking guide.
  • Admission fees for sightseeing as per programmed.
  • Private boat cruise in Mekong Delta as stated in the tour program.
  • Meals at local restaurant as indicated in the tour program.


TOUR EXCLUDES:
  • Visas (for individual countries - on request)
  • Other meals, drinks amd personal expenses, All tips concerned.
  • Optional Visits
  • Domestic and International airticket with taxes.
  • Early check in or late check out at hotel.
  • Surcharge for Christmas and New Year Eve from 20 Dec. 10 – 01 Jan. 11

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