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Price in $ /Pax $855

Trip Overview

day 1 : Ho Chi Minh City arrival (D)
day 2 : Ho Chi Minh City /Explore & Visit (B,L,D)
day 3 : Ho Chi Minh City - Ben Tre (B,L,D)
day 4 : Ben Tre - Can Tho (B,L,D)
day 5 : Can Tho - Chau Doc (B,L,D)
day 6 : Chau Doc - Phnom Penh (B,L,D)
day 7 : Phnom Penh - Siem Reap (B,L,D)
day 8 : Siem Reap - Angkor Thom - Angkor Wat - Siem Reap (B,L,D)
day 9 : Siem Reap - Small Circuit - Grand Circuit - Siem Reap (B,L,D)
day 10 : Siem Reap - Tonle Sap - Departure (B)

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Activities Highlights

  • Explore the authentic life along the Mekong Delta
  • Admire the majestic temples of Angkor
  • Discover the Vietnamese countryside with the night at the capital
  • Seeing the beautiful scenery of the extreme of South of Vietnam.

Program in details (10 day)


Ho Chi Minh City arrival (D)

Meet on arrival, welcomed by your guide and driver. Transfer to the center of city and check-in the hotel.
Free time for relaxing or discovering by yourself the city. Welcome dinner at the restaurant.

Overnight at hotel in Ho Chi Minh City.


Ho Chi Minh City /Explore & Visit (B,L,D)

Full day to explore the city: an orientation tour of the city, start to walking in Cho Lon, discover the old quarters of this market, Thien Hau Temple and Giac Lam Pagoda, one of the most ancient pagodas of the city, its architecture, its layout and decoration remain almost intact since its construction in 1744. Back to center of the city, visit the Notre Dame Cathedral, the Post Office.

In the afternoon, we will visit the Independence Palace and Ngoc Hoang Temple and finish by the Ben Thanh Market. Overnight at hotel.


Ho Chi Minh City - Ben Tre (B,L,D)

Depart in the early morning to Ben Tre and embark the boat upon arrival to make a trip to the beautiful area in the Mekong Delta that is well known by making the coconut candy. Stop to visit the Mr. Tu Lo brick kiln and discover the traditional methods of making bricks, then the manufacture of coir products. 

Continuation of our boat trip on the canals to the Thanh Nhon village. A small walking tour will help you discover the true local life. This is an opportunity to taste fresh fruit.

Then the bike ride through small paths, the villages, observing the cocoterais, rice fields, vegetable gardens. Lunch by the river or homestay.

We finally arrive to the homestay where we spend the night. Bike trip to the house of Mr. Sau Khanh to admire his collection of antiques, then continue to go through the rice fields. Meet the farmers and you can also participate in their work by helping!

End of the afternoon, preparing the dishes and having dinner with the owner. Overnight at homestay.


Ben Tre - Can Tho (B,L,D)

After breakfast, we start the day by visiting the local market, the temple of Phu Nhuan where you can see a cycas aged of hundred years. 

Starting a rowing boat trip that leads us through a maze of arroyos surrounded by two rows of NIPAS, the main waterway of the local person to the cruise to the pier. 

Disembark and drive to Can Tho. Once arrival to Can Tho, check-in the hotel. Overnight in Can Tho.


Can Tho - Chau Doc (B,L,D)

Early, we take a boat trip to Cai Rang floating market, the largest and busiest floating market in the Mekong Delta. The picture of daily life is beautiful: hundreds of sampan filled with rice, fruits and handicrafts gather to exchange and sell. Then we go to visit the lush orchards, and taste the fresh fruit picked on the spot. 

Drive to Chau Doc, a town on the border with Cambodia. Embark the boat to visit the fish farm locked in suspended under the floating houses on the river cages. Continue to visit to Cham minority village.

Overnight at hotel in Chau Doc.


Chau Doc - Phnom Penh (B,L,D)

07h30 Transfer to the pier for the speedboat to Phnom Penh from Chau Doc. Arrive Phnom Penh around at noon. Rest time for lunch. 

In the afternoon, we discover Phnom Penh, the Cambodian capital languorous and visit the National Museum, the Silver Pagoda, which is located inside the Royal Palace and Wat Phnom Pagoda. Overnight at hotel.


Phnom Penh - Siem Reap (B,L,D)

Leaving for Siem Reap via Kompong Thom 168km from Phnom Penh, one of the five provinces bordering the Tonle Sap. On the way you will visit the Skun market that is famous as a tarantulas market (big spiders) and the temple of Kuha Nokor, Prasat Phum, the carving stone. 

Lunch in Kompong Thom. Depart to the pre-Angkorian of Sambo Prei Kuh temples, the former capital before Angkor. Continue drive to Siem Reap 147km through the villages, rice plains, stop at Kompong Kdei to visit an ancient archaeological bridge dating from the Angkorian era. Check-in the hotel. Enjoy the welcome Apsara dinner at local restaurant.

Overnight at hotel


Siem Reap - Angkor Thom - Angkor Wat - Siem Reap (B,L,D)

In the morning, begin visiting Angkor Thom (Great City) situated in the gate of south, the famous Bayon dated 12th & 13th century, Baphuon (11th century) dedicated to Brahmanism, the Terrace of Elephants, Terrace of Leper KingPhimean Akas (heavenly Palace). 

In the afternoon, discovering the wonderful temple of Angkor Wat, World Heritage and Phnom Bakheng (mountain Temple).

Overnight at hotel.


Siem Reap - Small Circuit - Grand Circuit - Siem Reap (B,L,D)

Breakfast, visit the "Small circuit" group: Ta Prohm, where the gigantic trees dominate the monastery, trapping the ruins of their impressive roots like giant octopuses would keep their prey. Continuation visiting Thommanon, Chau Say Teveda, Ta ??Keo, Banteay Kdei and Srah Srang terrace. 

Lunch at local restaurant. In the afternoon, visit the sites Baray Oriental "Grand Circuit": Pre Rup, Mebon, Tasom, Neak Pean, Preah Khan. Farewell dinner at the restaurant with the traditional APSARA dance.  Overnight at hotel.


Siem Reap - Tonle Sap - Departure (B)

The morning is devoted entirely to a boat trip on the Tonle Sap, which is connected to the Mekong by a channel 100km long. 

We leave by boat on the waters of this lake, meet the fishermen and lakeside village on stilts Chongneas. Then visit a factory of Construction School of Artisans d'Angkor.

Transfer to the airport for your departure flight. 

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Included / Excluded Prestations

  • Private transfer as itinerary 
  • Accommodations in the hotels as mentioned in the program 
  • Entrance fees
  • Tour guide services (English speaking) 
  • Meals as indicated (B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner).