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Awesome adventure to Indochina including biking Siem reap (Cambodia), kayaking in Halong bay and ending up at Koh Samui (Thailand), the physical hardship is at introductory level that means even adventurous novices can take place in. Some days will be a little intense but the next few days are quite easy and relax that help you get back to the phase. The beach relax at Hoi an, Nha trang, Koh Samui with active activities such as fishing, diving, snorkeling definitely brings you wonderful moments. Biking to endless enchanted Angkor complex Sacred moments of the sunset at Phnom Bakheng Hill Kayaking in Halong bay, cycling trip in Hoi an and diving in Nha Trang beach of Vietnam Best place for adventure in Thailand: Chiang Mai, Golden Triangle and Koh Samui Multi activities combining at introductory grade suit for everyone Must-seen places of two capitals Hanoi (Vietnam) and Bangkok (Thailand)Visa arrangement International tickets to Siem Reap and from Bangkok (find cheap tickets here) Travel insurance Personal expenses Others not mentioned
Day 1 : Arrival in Siem Reap (cambodia)
Upon arrival in Siem Reap, meet our Cambodia adventure tour guide at the airport and transfer to hotel in SiemRiep for check-in. The rest of the day is free to explore Siem Reap, the gateway to the impressive Angkor Wat which is located 7km south of Siem Reap. With its many bars, café and restaurants, Siem Reap is a bustling town that relies on the tourism industry and has all the amenities you need when you travel. Tour briefing and Dinner with Khmer cuisine. Overnight in Siem Reap
Day 2 : Siem Reap – Angkor Temple Complex
After breakfast we start exploring Angkor Wat by bike. Angkor Wat is one of the biggest religious monuments in the world and represents the Khmer heritage. It is stunning base relief, massive towers and huge entrance way will simply awe you in every sense.
We continue heading to the former capital Angkor Thom (Bayon, Terrace of the Elephants) and Ta Prohm. Ta Prohm is famous for its massive overgrown trees. It was used as set for the movie Tomb Raider. Lunch in local restaurant.
In the afternoon, we cycle to BanteayKdey and explore this massive complex before we head back to Siem Reap for refreshing ourselves. Overnight in Siem Reap
Day 3 : Siem Reap – Banteaysrey – Banteay Samre
After breakfast at the hotel we depart for BanteaySrey. BanteaySrey remains the best preserved temple in Cambodia and offers stunning bass relief and other stone carvings. The temple is only small in size but of huge significance in understanding the Angkorian Era. On the way to Siem Reap we pass BanteaySamre, a miniature Angkor Wat, which is relatively unexplored. The road to these temples passes pretty countryside. From there we cycle through the Angkor Complex back to Siem Reap. Along the way you will be able to enjoy the stunning views of some of the most impressive temples of the Angkor Complex. Overnight in Siem Reap.
Day 4 : Siem Reap – Rolous – Beng Mealea
After breakfast in hotel we start cycling towards Rolous group. The oldest Angkor temple complex around Angkor and dates back to the 8th and 9th century. The three main temples are Lolei, PreahKo and Bakong. After our exploration and a picnic lunch we continue to BengMealea Temple which is truly a hidden gem in jungle. Upon our arrival we set up our camp and enjoy dinner at the campsite. Overnight at camping site
Day 5 : Beng Mealea – Phnom Kulen – Siem Reap
After breakfast at the campsite we explore BengMealea. BengMealea is a relatively unexplored temple. This huge complex is covered by jungle and receive few visitor. It’s a real treat for anyone who loves nature, religion and history.
We continue our ride to the foot of the Phnom Kulen Hills. It’s only a short ride to Kulen along a very deserted main road that leads through great local villages and nice paddy fields. From there we continue our riding towards Siem Reap. The last 20km will lead us pass several temples and mainly countryside. Overnight in Siem Reap
Day 6 : Siem Reap – Grand Circuit of Angkor – Tonle Sap Lake – Hanoi (vietnam)
After breakfast we set off for the morning ride towards the “Grand Circuit” of Angkor Wat. This road will lead pass temples such as Preahkahn, NeakPean and West Mebon. The shady roads contribute to a nice experience and through the forest you will be able to “discover” some great structures from the 12th and 13th century.
In the afternoon we transfer to the lake. The Tonle Sap Lake lies in the heart of Cambodia. It’s the largest fresh water lake in South East Asia and its biodiversity put the Tonle Sap on the Ecological Wonders of the World list. Half of the Cambodian population relies on this lake. The many floating villages are spectacular to see and on this tour you will visit ChhongKneas, one of the largest floating villages. Transfer to the airport for flight to Hanoi.
Arrival at Noi Bai airport. From here, our Vietnam tour guide will pick you up at the airport and transfer downtown to the hotel for checking in. Overnight in Hanoi
Day 7 : Hanoi City Tour
Breakfast in the hotel. Today we will have a full day to explore Hanoi, the city of green trees, lakes and busy ancient towns. This intensive eight-hour tour takes you to must-see sights in Hanoi. In the morning, you will visit the Ho Chi Minh complex and the One-pillar-pagoda. Afterwards we take in the first university of Vietnam, the Temple of Literature. After lunch we drive to the Ethnology Museum. To complete a day, explore the Old Quarter of Hanoi on a cyclo. In the evening we will have a Water Puppet Show. Overnight in Hanoi
Day 8 : Hanoi – Halong Bay
Leave Hanoi for Halong Bay at 8.30am with the tour guide. On the way we will have a short break for refreshment at a handicraft center.
12.30: Arrive at Swan office, transferred by tender to Swan Cruise.
12.45: Enjoy welcome drink, be briefing about safety on boat and activities included then check in cabin.
13.30: Delicious Vietnamese set menu while leisurely cruising to the core of Halong Bay.
15.00: Arrive to kayaking area – that is Cap La Island. Enjoy kayaking through the karst and breathtaking nature, swimming and relaxing.
17.30: Get back to the boat and enjoys Sunset party while our cruise sailing to the overnight anchorage.
19.00: Sumptuous set-dinner onboard.
20.30: Free time for joining Games, you may also try your luck with squid fishing.
Overnight onboard with a Halong Cruise.
Day 9 : Kayaking Halong Bay
After breakfast we start paddling to Van Chai Floating village and then continue paddling to Dark Cave. Tide permitting, we explore this amazing cave by kayak. The cave is a 200m long, dark tunnel thrusting through a limestone mountain. The tunnel is the only entry to a secluded and beautiful lagoon. We can also explore some other caves nearby. Lunch on support boat in front of the cave. After lunch we paddle to Ba Trai Dao Lagoon, along a stunning and fairly rough sea channel, to explore its beautiful beaches. Continue paddling to Lan Ha Bay, which is smaller than Halong Bay but much more interesting with lots of secluded beaches. Cruise back to Halong Bay for dinner and overnight on mother boat
Day 10 : Halong Bay – Hanoi
06.30: Starting your day with Tai Chi on the Sundeck.
07.00: Breakfast will be served in Western style and furthermore with Vietnamese traditional food – ‘PHO’
08.00: Explore the ThienCanh Son. The tour guide will explain the history of Ha Long Bay and this Cave, made by Mother Nature
09.30: Upon return to the boat you will have 30 minutes to freshen up and finish packing.
Please remove all of your belongings from your cabin, you may leave heavy luggage outside of the cabin (staff will transfer directly to the pier).
10.30: Vietnamese cooking demonstration on boat.
11.00: Enjoy a traditional Vietnamese lunch.
12.00: Disembark in Hon Gai pier
12.30: Farewell Halong Bay then returns to Hanoi. Overnight in Hanoi
Day 11 : Hanoi – Danang – Hoian Old Quarter
After breakfast at hotel, you will take a flight to Danang. Arrival Danang, the tour guide will take you to Hoian town. On the way you will stop to visit My Khe Beach and Marble Mountain. You will have lunch in Hoian. In the afternoon, you will have a walking tour in Old Quarter. Overnight in Hoian
Day 12 : Hoian Cycling & Fishing Tour
9:00 am 9:30 am: Our guide picked you up at the hotel and transferred to a boat's dock.
9:30 am 12:00 pm: Experiencing the local life of a fisherman through his daily activities: cut the fishing rope, cast the net, crab hunting and traditional fishing
12:00 pm 1:00 pm: Exploring the water coconut village, a hidden place for the revolutionary forces during the Vietnam War, by rowing the basket boat.
1:00 pm 2:00 pm: Traditional Lunch at a beautiful bamboo house and learn the art of making useful products from coconut leaves.
2:00 pm 3:00 pm: Cycling back to Hoi An and enjoying beautiful countryside view with rice paddy fields, sugar cane fields, corn fields, etc. Continue cycling on the back road along the dyke of river to get back to our bike shop, our guide will assist you to get a taxi to get back to your hotel.
Day 13 : Hoian Free Time
Today you are free time at leisure. Overnight in Hoian
Day 14 : Hoian – Danang – Nha Trang
Today you will leave Hoian for Nha Trang, a beach city. Arrival at Cam Ranh airport, the tour guide will pick you up and transfer you to hotel. Overnight in Nha Trang
Day 15 : Discover Nha Trang Bay & Island
The tour guide will take you to enjoy the trip to Island today.
Firstly Take a speedboat to Mun Island:
Named Hon Mun because its stones are as black as ebony, Hon Mun is not only a place where tourists can observe and explore the sea creatures’ life but also is the best place for snorkeling in Vietnam. At Hon Mun, tourists can dive or take the glass-bottom boat to admire colorful corals and sea creatures. (On own expenses)
Then Go around Mot Island:
Hon Mot is one of the attractive islands in Nha Trang bay. It is a spot for snorkeling and escaping from Nha Trang.
Next Have a look Tam Island:
Tam Island is famous with its green tropical forest throughout 4 seasons and the long white sandy coastline.
After that Visit Tri Nguyen aquarium:
This is a lake on the sea with hundreds of special marine creatures.
Relax and enjoy meals at a Con Se Tre restaurant:
This is a waterfront restaurant located in the Bamboo Island. While enjoying Vietnamese seafood, Tourists can contemplate the beautiful sights of Nha Trang City. Overnight in Nha Trang
Day 16 : Nha Trang – Ho Chi Minh City
You are free time before the driver will transfer you to airport for the flight to Ho Chi Minh. Arrival at Tan Son Nhat airport, the tour guide will pick you up and transfer you to hotel. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City
Day 17 : Ho Chi Minh City – Caibe – Cantho
Our next two days is to get insight view to Mekong delta. Start at Saigon around 8AM, we drive south ward into Mekong Delta and our target is Can Tho city - the biggest city of the delta. On the way, we stop for a boat trip to visit canals which are tributes to giant Mekong River. The boat leads us visit local houses with lust orchard garden where you will enjoy lunch and free taste of fresh fruit.
Have some spare time to relax after lunch, we keep driving further to the south until we see the beautiful bridge which is a sign to tell us that we arrive Can tho city. Check in our hotel in river side. Overnight in Cantho City
Day 18 : Cantho – Cairang Floating Market - Chau Doc
Rise up very early this morning around 5AM for the largest floating market of this area - Cai Rang market. This is a wholesale market while there are some retail markets around. You will join in the bustle atmosphere of the market by boat and witness local trader transferring their commodities from boats to smaller ones. The whole busy scene just fades away in few hours before the sunrise.
Then drive to Chau Doc, overnight in Chau Doc
Day 19 : Chau Doc - Ho Chi Minh City
Having breakfast at hotel, then we will transfer to Tra Su forest with a sampan trip into the unique, stunning jungle. Slowly, quietly rowing on the water, we will meet many wild birds and water creatures in their natural environment. Lunch at your own management before we taking drive back to Ho Chi Minh city.
Spending time to enjoy Sai Gon by night with night clubs, shopping center or street foods.
Day 20 : Ho Chi Minh City – Fly to Bangkok (thailand)
Free time at leisure till departure time. Our guide will transfer you to the airport. The Vietnam adventure tour section ends up Tan Son Nhat airport. Get ready for the next awesome destination - Thailand.
After about 2 hours flights, we arrive in Bangkok, the tour guide will meet and take you to hotel, you are free time to relax. Overnight in Bangkok
Day 21 : Bangkok City Tour
Breakfast at hotel and then sightseeing tour to visit at first Wat Traimit, the Temple of the Golden Buddha. The temple is famous for its 900-years old five-and-a-half-ton solid gold image and then continue to visit Wat Arun, perhaps better known as the Temple of the Dawn, is one of the best known landmarks and one of the most published images of Bangkok. After that, visit to Wat Po, the largest and oldest temple in Bangkok, as well as the largest single Buddha image; the Reclining Buddha (PhraBuddhasaiyas) and known as Wat PhraChetuphon or The Temple of the Reclining Buddha. The temple is also known as the birthplace of traditional Thai massage Reclining Buddha. Lunch at local restaurant, after lunch, we continue to visit the most famous tourist places in Bangkok, Royal Grand Palace and Emerald Buddha. The Grand Palace adjoins Wat PhraKaew in a common compound and is where you will end up after exiting Wat PhraKaew. Despite the proximity of the two, there's a distinct contrast in style between the very Thai Wat PhraKaew and the more European inspired designs of the Grand Palace (the roof being the exception). After this place we return back to the hotel and free at leisure. Overnight in Bangkok
Day 23 : Bangkok – Chiang Mai – Phra that Doi Suthep & Doipui
Early morning check out then transfer to the airport for flight to Chiang Mai.
Upon arrival at Chiang Mai airport, meet and greet then transfer to the hotel. After a short rest, enjoy with a quaint and picturesque Meo Hill Tribe Village set in an attractive hillside spot and see the Meo tribesmen dressed in their colorful traditional costumes. Lunch at local restaurant. After that, visit DoiSuthep Temple, where is one of the most sacred temples in Chiang Mai - Wat PhrathatDoiSuthep, located on hilltop in Northern-Thai style and containing holy relic of Lord Buddha and enjoy seeing panoramic view of the whole city. Then we return back to your hotel and free at leisure. Overnight in Chiang Mai
Day 24 : Full Day Tour Elephant Safari – Elephant Riding
Breakfast at hotel, embark to the Elephants Camp to see the elephants at work in a jungle area, see how the elephants are trained for working with humans and the elephant shows. Then, you will be on an exciting ride on the elephant back along the trails and followed by Ox-Cart ride back to the camp. Lunch at the elephant camp. Afternoon, enjoy with local handicraft bamboo rafting along Mae Taeng river. Return to Chiang Mai and a stop will be at Orchid Nursery. Transfer to your hotel. Overnight in Chiang Mai
Day 25 : Chiang Mai – Koh Samui
Check out then transfer to Chiang Mai Airport for flight to Koh Samui. Upon arrival Koh Samui Airport, our tour guide will welcome you at Samui airport, the airport of the island. On the way to the hotel, our guide will brief an interesting introductory about this island and our fantastic day onward. Overnight in Koh Samui
Day 26 : Full Day Join Tour Kayaking & Snorkeling Angthong Marine Park
After breakfast at hotel, pick up at the hotel and transfer to Lomprayah pier, then check in for taking the equipment and morning mail (tea, coffee, hot chocolate). Then departure to Marine park, upon arrival and enjoy Snorkeling at KohWao (Wao Island), Hiking to view point to see the emerald lake and all marine park view. Lunch at Wan Ta Lab Island (Marine Park Headquarter). After lunch enjoy your excellent experience with Kayaking around the Island or hiking to the top of Wau Ta Lab Island or take the sunbath on the beach until time back to Samui Island and transfer to the hotel. Overnight in Koh Samui
Day 27 : Koh Samui – Bangkok Departure
After breakfast, free at leisure till time transfer to the airport for flight departure.
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