Travel & Accommodation
Map & Itinerary
- 13 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
- Includes 51 meals - 22 full Breakfasts, 13 Lunches and 16 Dinners
- International wine, local beer and spirits included with lunch and dinner onboard 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
The Hill Tribes of Sapa
Gain a fantastic viewpoint of the local Sapa scenery with a walk through the ethnic villages.
Cruise Ha Long Bay
Take an extended two-night cruise on-board a Bhaya Cruises Classic junk in Ha Long Bay.
Map & Itinerary
- Itinerary and inclusions subject to change
- Prices include transfers, port charges and tipping
- Flights must arrive in Hanoi by 4pm
- Days 1-4 of touring are escorted by a local guide
- Disruptions to cruising and itinerary may occur
- Prices are for land/cruise only. Flights not included (unless specified)
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Enjoy an included special or unique excursion or event
Enjoy 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 your hotel.
Stay: Mövenpick Hotel HanoiDaily :
Rise early for the drive to Sapa. Here, visit a market and admire locally made handicrafts.
Stay: Two Nights: BB Hotel, SapaDaily :
Enjoy a full day in Sapa. Meet the brightly dressed locals with a walk through the villages.Daily :
Enjoy a special Welcome Dinner at KOTO on Van Mieu.
Drive back to Hanoi and spend the rest of the day at leisure.
Stay: Two Nights, Mövenpick Hotel HanoiDaily :
Set off on an afternoon 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 a Ha Long Bay cruise.
Travel to Ha Long. Once aboard your ship, set sail and explore the mysterious Tien Ong Cave.
Stay: Two Nights, Ha Long Bay, Bhaya Cruises’ Classic JunkDaily :
Ha Long Bay
Enjoy a full day today, stopping at various islands to explore and soak up some sun on the stunning beaches here.Daily :
Ha Long Bay, Hoi An
Dock at Ha Long, fly to Da Nang, then transfer to your Hoi An 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
Continue to Hue and visit the Imperial City. Relax in the rural setting of Pilgrimage Village.
Stay: Hue, Pilgrimage VillageDaily :
Hue, Ho Chi Minh City
Stay at the Fusion Suites Saigon, your home for the next two nights.
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
Visit the Cu Chi Tunnels, built by Vietnamese resistance fighters. Return to Ho Chi Minh City where you may enjoy a select dining experience.Daily :
Ho Chi Minh City, Embark Ship
Transfer to My Tho Port to board your river ship. Enjoy your first dinner on board.
Stay: Seven Nights, Mekong River, RV La MargueriteDaily :
Cai Be, Sa Dec
Visit a rice paper manufacturer in Cai Be. After lunch, take a boat ride to Sa Dec for a walking tour.Daily :
Tan Chau, Border Crossing
Go ashore to Tan Chau for a rickshaw tour and visit a small island. Later, relax as you cruise to the Cambodian border.Daily :
Take an excursion to the Killing Fields and the Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum. Later, tour Phnom Penh including the Royal Palace and Silver Pagoda.Daily :
Phnom Penh, Koh Chen
Perhaps take a Brewery Tour or a Tuk Tuk tour of the city. Later, cruise to Koh Chen.Daily :
Oudong, Kampong Tralach
Travel to Oudong for a Buddhist blessing.
Enjoy an ox-cart ride.
Enjoy a small boat excursion to the wetlands near Kampong Chhnang. Rejoin your ship and continue to Kampong Tralach. Later visit the Imperial City.Daily :
Venture into the wetlands near Kampong Chhnang. Then, return to your ship and journey to Prek K’dam. Enjoy a final dinner on board.Daily :
Disembark Ship at Prek K’dam, Siem Reap, Angkor
Delight in a stay at the stylish Shinta Mani Shack.
Visit Opportunities of Development thru Art (ODA), which supports underprivileged children.
Disembark in Prek K’dam and transfer your hotel. Later, enjoy a special Insider Experience. See Ta Prohm, a temple swallowed by the jungle.
Stay: Two Nights, Siem Reap, Shinta Mani ShackDaily :
Siem Reap, Angkor
Watch an Apsara dance during a Farewell Dinner this evening.
Explore Angkor Archaeological Park and visit the temple of Bayon before taking in a glorious sunset at Angkor Wat.Daily :
Depart Siem Reap
After breakfast, transfer to the airport for your onward flight.Daily :
This was our first organised tour - and it met and exceeded all of our expectations. The planning throughout the trip was meticulous, the service delivery in Vietnam and Cambodia was exceptional.