Wonders of Vietnam and Cambodia
Hanoi to Siem Reap
Travel & Accommodation
Map & Itinerary
- 10 nights in premium accommodation
- Seven-night Mekong River cruise on the RV La Marguerite
- Two nights on-board a Bhaya Cruises Classic junk in Ha Long Bay
- Services of a Travelmarvel Tour Director and local guides
- 45 delicious meals - 19 breakfasts, 12 lunches and 14 dinners
- International wine, local beer and spirits included with lunch and dinner on-board your Mekong River cruise
- Bottled water, juice and soft drink included at all times during your Mekong River cruise
- Internal flights in Vietnam
Travel & Accommodation
Hue's Pilgrimage Village
Located in an idyllic quaint rural village and surrounded by lush tranquil gardens, unwind at Pilgrimage Village.
A Garden Oasis
Stay at the boutique Shinta Mani Shack in Siem Reap, where tropical gardens and a tranquil pool offer a welcome retreat.
Map & Itinerary
- Itinerary and inclusions subject to change
- Prices include transfers, port charges and tipping
- Flights must arrive in Hanoi by 4pm
- Disruptions to cruising and itinerary may occur
- Prices are for land, cruise and flights as specified only
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Enjoy a stay at the Mövenpick Hotel Hanoi in the heart of the Old Quarter.
Enjoy a Welcome Dinner at KOTO on Van Mieu.
On arrival in Vietnam’s capital, Hanoi, you’ll be met at the airport and transferred to your hotel.
Stay: Two Nights, Mövenpick Hotel HanoiDaily :
Take a rickshaw ride through the bustling Old Quarter.
Take in Hanoi on a guided sightseeing tour, including the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum and historic Ba Dinh Square. For dinner, perhaps choose from one of our select dining experiences.Daily :
Hanoi, Ha Long Bay
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 Tien Ong Cave.
Stay: Two Nights: Ha Long Bay, Bhaya Cruises junkDaily :
Ha Long Bay
Enjoy a full day to immerse yourself in this picturesque region. Enjoy a visit to a floating pearl farm, relax on the beach and see the limestone pillars from sea level. Later, savour dinner on board.Daily :
Ha Long Bay, Hoi An
This morning, visit a floating village before docking back at Ha Long. Transfer to Hanoi airport, fly to Da Nang, and arrive at your hotel.
Stay: Three Nights, Almanity Hoi An Wellness ResortDaily :
Discover the art of cooking Vietnamese cuisine with the Morning Glory Cooking School. Take a guided tour of Hoi An’s market, prepare a selection of dishes and sample your efforts.
Enjoy an exciting Insider Experience today in Hoi An.Daily :
Perhaps today you’ll enjoy a select experience, such as a visit to the My Son ruins or a countryside bicycle ride.Daily :
Hoi An, Hue
Relax in the lakeside surrounds of Pilgrimage Village.
See stunning Lang Co Beach and traverse Hai Van Pass. Arrive in Hue and visit the Imperial City.
Stay: Hue, Pilgrimage VillageDaily :
Hue, Ho Chi Minh City
Unwind at the modern Fusion Suites Saigon and enjoy dinner at The Chopsticks, Saigon.
Farewell Hue as you board your included flight to Ho Chi Minh City.
Stay: Two Nights: Ho Chi Minh City, Fusion Suites SaigonDaily :
Cu Chi Tunnels, Ho Chi Minh City
Discover the military history of the area. Visit the Cu Chi Tunnels, built by the Viet Cong during the war.Daily :
Ho Chi Minh City, Embark Ship
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 Cruise, RV La MargueriteDaily :
Cai Be, Sa Dec
Take a local boat to the town of Cai Be. Visit a rice paper manufacturer, then cruise to Sa Dec. Tour Huynh Thuy Le’s old house and visit an ornate Cao Dai Temple.Daily :
Tan Chau, Border Crossing
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 :
Visit the Killing Fields and Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum. After lunch on board, tour the Royal Palace and Silver Pagoda.Daily :
Oudong, Phnom Penh
Visit the monastery in Oudong for a Buddhist blessing and in Kampong Tralach, embark on a traditional ox-cart ride in the Kampong Tralach district.
Travel to Oudong, the former capital of Cambodia and a place of pilgrimage for the Cambodian Buddhist community. Visit the spectacular Buddhist monastery where you will have the opportunity to partake in a Buddhist blessing ceremony. Afterwards, you will have a traditional experience of an Ox Cart ride, which will take you around the villages. In Phnom Penh, the afternoon is free for you to explore or perhaps enhance your time by choosing one of Travelmarvel's select experiences such as a tuk tuk ride to uncover the sights and sounds of the city, or gain a greater appreciation of the local beers at the Kingdom Brewery (all at own expense).Daily :
After breakfast, awake in the town of Oknha Tey, known for it’s traditional silk weaving and is often referred to as the Silk Island. Hop on a local tuk tuk for a village tour. Discover rural life from the local homes to the rice fields and the faces of the friendly locals. You can also continue on foot for a more in-depth exploration of the village. Enjoy lunch onboard as the ship sets sail for Angkor Ban. As you sail along the Mekong, enjoy some time at leisure. Perhaps take a dip in the pool, sit back and read a book on the Sun Deck as Mekong life passes you by.Daily :
Angkor Ban, Koh Pen
This morning, enjoy an immersive tour of Angkor Ban, a village awash in stories of Cambodia’s cultural history, and one of the few traditional villages that survived the Khmer Rouge regime in the 1970’s. During a walking tour you will be able to view the traditional wooden houses standing intact on stilts which are shaded by banana trees and get amongst the hustle and bustle of the daily agricultural activities of the locals. After lunch, enjoy a tuk tuk tour of the agricultural island of Koh Pen. Travel along the shaded lanes and past wooden stilted houses tucked amongst palm and sandalwood trees. Depending on the time of year, you can see a variety range of crops growing, including tobacco or betel nuts, as well as coconuts and tropical fruits.Daily :
Disembark Ship, Siem Reap, Angkor
Stay at the stylish Shinta Mani Resort and visit Opportunities of Development thru Art (ODA) which supports underprivileged children.
After breakfast your Mekong River cruise comes to an end. Bid farewell to the crew and disembark for your transfer to Siem Reap. En route, travel through rural villages and absorb the changing views as you get closer to Siem Reap. This afternoon, set off to discover Ta Prohm, well known for the tree roots that are intertwined amongst the stonework. On the way back to your hotel, visit ODA (Opportunities for Development thru Art), an organisation that provides education opportunities for disadvantaged children.
Stay: Two Nights: Siem Reap, Shinta Mani ResortDaily :
Angkor, Siem Reap
Watch an Apsara dance performance during your Farewell Dinner.
Enjoy the morning at leisure. Later, see Bayon temple and Angkor Wat and admire the sunset.Daily :
Depart Siem Reap
Your journey comes to an end today. After breakfast, you will be transferred to the airport for your onward flight home.Daily :
The two new ships both look fantastic and we are now River Cruise converts. We look forward to our next trip away with your company.