Start 2020 by checking off 2 countries with our South Asian combo tour. Sail along Halong Bay on a traditional Vietnamese cruise! Visit more places that would take days to see on the ground. Immerse in Asian culture with cooking classes and learn a few tai chi basics. Feel like Laura Croft as you visit sights from the movie "Tomb Raider" in Cambodia.
Activities will run from the afternoon on February 15th - February 22nd.
Arrive Hanoi, Vietnam (HAN) on Sat, Feb 15th by 2pm local time.
Depart Siem Reap, Cambodia (REP) on Sat, Feb 22nd by 3pm local time.
Arrival Day: Saturday, Feb 15 - Welcome to Hanoi, Vietnam!
Check into your villa and get settled. The property on a quiet street yet lively and close to everything the Old Quarter has to offer. It's perfectly surrounded by shopping, restaurants, parks, nightlife and some of the best neighborhoods in Hanoi. Relax on the terrace, have some drinks and get to know the group over a welcome dinner.
Day 1:Sunday, Feb 16 - Immerse in Vietnamese Culture
We will start the day with breakfast then head out to explore Hanoi’s rich architecture and culture.
Day 2 - Monday, Feb 17 - Cruise Halong Bay
After breakfast at the villa, we will check out and transport to the marina. The UNESCO-listed landscapes of Halong Bay are some of the most stunning in Vietnam. We will board our 3-day luxury cruise that allows you to relax and explore much further than a day trip and experience the bay at its most magical moments during sunrise and sunset.
Day 3: Tuesday, Feb 18 - Lan Ha Bay
For the early risers, we will be hosting a tai chi session on the sundeck. An excellent breakfast is served in the dining room before boarding the day boat to Cat Ba Island.
Day 4: Wednesday, Feb 19 - Lan Ha Bay, Cat Ba
There will be another tai chi session on the sundeck, giving you another chance to learn the basics of this martial art in the new light of Lan Ha Bay. After breakfast, we board sturdy rowing boats and head out with the locals to the Dark & Bright Caves. Enjoy lunch before arriving back in Hanoi for transport by plane to Siem Reap Cambodia.
Welcome to Siem Reap Cambodia!
Transport to villa, get comfortable and relax until dinner.
Day 5: Thursday, Feb 20 - Angkor Temple & Sunset Viewing
After breakfast, head to UNESCO-listed Angkor Archaeological Park. Wander the temple complex with your own personal guide who shares scholarly insight on the awe-inspiring site dating back to the Khmer Empire.
Day 6: Friday, February 21- Shopping and Rest
Wander around town, munch on some street food, do some shopping and take lots of pictures! Meet back at the villa for dinner pick up. Feast on classic Khmer cuisine as you take in the culture of Cambodia with a traditional Apsara dance performance. Head back to the villa or bar hop your last night in Cambodia.
Total Cost: $2300/person