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Travelmarvel

Discover Vietnam and Cambodia

Trip Code: VTMR16
16 Days
36 Meals
2 Countries
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  • Map & Itinerary
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Trip Inclusions

  • Six nights in premium accommodation
  • Seven-night Mekong River cruise aboard the All Balcony Suite ship, the RV Apsara
  • Two-night Ha Long Bay cruise on Bhaya Cruises’ Classic Junk
  • Services of Travelmarvel Tour Directors and local guides
  • 15 breakfasts, 9 lunches and 12 dinners, plus select complimentary beverages included with lunch and dinner on board your Mekong River cruise
  • Stay at the Mövenpick Hotel Hanoi
  • Explore the agricultural Koh Pen Island by tuk tuk
  • Visit ODA, which supports local underprivileged children

Map & Itinerary

Trip Notes

  • Itinerary and inclusions are subject to change
  • Disruptions to cruising and itinerary may occur
  • Prices include transfers, port charges, tipping and flight within Vietnam & Cambodia
  • Days 1-4 of touring are escorted by a local guide
  • Flights must arrive in Hanoi by 4pm
  • Prices are for land/cruise only. Flights not included
  • Prices are for land, cruise and flights as specified only. International flights not included
Asia Map VTMR16 2021- 22

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Insider Experience

Enjoy an included special or unique excursion or event

INSIDER EXPERIENCE

Enjoy a special Welcome Dinner at KOTO on Van Mieu.

INSIDER EXPERIENCE

Delight in a stay at the Mövenpick Hotel Hanoi in the heart of the Old Quarter.


On arrival in Vietnam’s capital, Hanoi, you’ll be met at the airport and transferred to the Mövenpick Hotel Hanoi in the heart of the Old Quarter. An Insider Experience welcomes you into Hanoi.

Stay: Two Nights, Mövenpick Hotel Hanoi

Daily :
  • Dinner

INSIDER EXPERIENCE

Take a rickshaw ride through the Old Quarter.


Take in Hanoi on a guided sightseeing tour, including the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum and historic Ba Dinh Square. Afterwards, an Insider Experience awaits. For dinner, perhaps choose from one of our select dining experiences.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
The back of a local carrying fresh vegetables on the back of their bike in a busy street, Vietnam

INSIDER EXPERIENCE

Board your Bhaya Cruises junk for an incredible two-night cruise on World Heritage-listed Ha Long Bay.


After breakfast, travel to Ha Long. Set off cruising and explore the mysterious Trinh Nu Cave.

Stay: Two Nights, Ha Long Bay, Bhaya Cruises’ Classic Junk

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

After breakfast, enjoy kayaking at Ba Ham Lake before lunch, followed by a sightseeing trip to Cua Van Floating Culture Centre. Later, savour dinner on board.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

INSIDER EXPERIENCE

Unwind at the Fusion Suites Saigon, your home for the next two nights.

INSIDER EXPERIENCE

Tonight, savour dinner at The Chopsticks Saigon.


Visit Sung Sot Cave before docking back at Ha Long. Board your included flight to Ho Chi Minh City. An Insider Experience awaits you for dinner.

Stay: Two Nights, Ho Chi Minh City, Fusion Suites Saigon

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Discover the military history of the area. Visit the Cu Chi Tunnels, built by the Viet Cong during the war.

Daily :
  • Breakfast

Drive to My Tho Port and board your river ship. Tonight, enjoy your first dinner prepared by your onboard chef.

Stay: Seven Nights, Mekong River, RV Apsara

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
External view of RV Apsara

Today, take a local boat to the town of Cai Be, then cruise to Sa Dec. Tour Huynh Thuy Le’s old house, before visiting an ornate Cao Dai Temple.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Explore the village of Tan Chau. Go ashore for a rickshaw tour and visit a local island. Later, relax as you cross the border into Cambodia towards Phnom Penh.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Visit the Killing Fields and Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum. After lunch on board, tour the Royal Palace and Silver Pagoda.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
Tuk Tuk in Phnom Penh at night

INSIDER EXPERIENCE

Visit a Buddhist monastery where you will have the opportunity to partake in a Buddhist blessing ceremony.


Disembark and travel by coach to Oudong for an Insider Experience. Then continue to Koh Chen to see the open-air copperware workshops.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Disembark for a village tour of Oknha Tey, known for its traditional silk weaving. Set sail for Angkor Ban this afternoon.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

INSIDER EXPERIENCE

Discover the agricultural island of Koh Pen by tuk tuk.


Enjoy an immersive tour of Angkor Ban. After lunch, enjoy an Insider Experience.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

INSIDER EXPERIENCE

Visit Opportunities of Development thru Art (ODA) which supports local underprivileged children.

INSIDER EXPERIENCE

Unwind at the Shinta Mani Shack. An oasis of tranquillity, you’ll relax amid the lush gardens and large swimming pool of your hotel.


Transfer to Siem Reap and join in on an Insider Experience. Later, discover the atmospheric Ta Prohm temple where the jungle grows within the temple walls.

Stay: Two Nights, Siem Reap, Shinta Mani Shack

Daily :
  • Breakfast

INSIDER EXPERIENCE

Watch an Apsara dance and experience local Khmer culture.


Enjoy the morning at leisure. Later, see temple Bayon and Angkor Wat for sunset. Tonight, enjoy local flavours during your Farewell Dinner.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Your journey ends this morning.

Daily :
  • Breakfast

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