VIETNAM AND CAMBODIA
Arrival to Ha noi. We will start our sightseeing tour right here, where we get to know Vietnamese culture and the people of Vietnam. We will visit the so-called Temple of Literature, the Minority Museum. After a walk through the picturesque old quarter of Ha noi, we return to the hotel.
After breakfast at the hotel, we will go for a tour of Ho Chi Minh Complex, where we visit Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum instead of resting Vietnam's big 'father' also nicknamed Uncle Ho. This is followed by a tour of Ho Chi Minh House and its museum. And a little further down the beautiful single-pillar pagoda. Before the next three-hour pass to Ha Long City, we take a break for lunch. Lodgings in Ha long City.
Today we have a beautiful four-hour cruise on Ha Long Bay, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, also known as the Dragon Creek. It is known for its limestone formations, which rise from the sea as separate monuments. Lunch is served aboard the ship and is an unforgettable experience. After the arrival to the port we will move to Ha noi and visit the ceramic workshops on the way.
After breakfast at the hotel, we move to the airport from where we go to a city known as Saigon (old name used until 1975). Once you arrive, we set out to explore the city. We will visit the Historical Museum, Independence Palace, Ben Thanh Market. We will definitely not forget to visit attractive places like Notre Dame, the cathedral and the main post office. Return to the hotel.
Breakfast at the hotel and a one-hour transfer to the Cu Chi tunnels, which played an important role in the Vietnam War. These tunnels were built in a very primitive manner and measured up to 200km. Inside, there were ammunition depots, hospitals, factories, etc. We still have time to dine at the local restaurant and return to Saigon. Afternoon free program to explore the city.
Breakfast at the hotel and transfer to My Tho, which is also a provincial capital and port on the Mekong River. The journey takes about two hours from Saigon. We board the prepared ship and sail away to visit the islands in the Mekong Delta. Here we will have a unique opportunity to taste the different tropical fruits or Honey from local farmers. After lunch, we will still ride through the Mekong Delta and observe the local farm life. Subsequent return to Saigon, where there will be a moment of last shopping.
After breakfast, departure for Saigon International Airport and departure for Siam Reap in Cambodia. At Siam Reap there will be a bus waiting for us and we will stay at the Hotel. We begin the tour by visiting the southern gate of Angkor Thom, the famous Bazon, Baphoun and the terraces of the leper king. And of course, one of the greatest wonders of the Angkor Wat Temple, which is the symbol, heart and soul of Cambodia, cannot escape us as a bead on the cake. In the evening, we will take a look at the beautiful performance of Khmer Apsar.
After breakfast, we move from the Hotel back to the Angkor Wat complex to explore the temples, such as the famous Ta Prohm Temple, which is the entire roots of tropical vegetation. We also visit Krovan, Srah Srang Royal Baths, and Banteay Kdei Temples.
After breakfast, we set out to explore the floating village of Chong Kneas, located about 10 km south of Siam Reap. We will not miss a beautiful cruise on Tonle Sap Lake, one of the largest in Asia. Transfer to the airport and return back home.
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