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ICN21: 23 Days Hanoi - Halong Bay - Hoi An - Ho Chi Minh City - Siem Reap - Luang Prabang - Bangkok - Chiang Mai - Yangon - Bagan - Inle Lake - Yangon

Tour Type: Private Tour with professional guide and experienced driver
Accommodation: 4-star well selected hotels, or open to your own choice
Highlights:

  • Enjoy the picturesque scenery of Halong Bay by a 1.5 days' crusie.
  • Explore the world's largest and grandest temple, Angkor Wat in Siem Reap.
  • Get close to elephants in Chiang Mai Elephant Nature Park tour.
  • Immerse yourself in the peaceful natural scenery by boat on Inle Lake.

Itinerary Details
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Day 1: Welcome pick-up at Hanoi Airport
Upon landing at Hanoi Airport, you will meet your private guide and driver outside the customs and then be taken to the hotel. The rest of the day is free for your own arrangements.

Accommodation: Hanoi La Siesta Hotel & Spa (4 stars)

Day 2: Hanoi classical city sightseeing with Water Puppet Show
Today's private Hanoi tour will lead you to visit the essential attractions of the city, including Ho Chi Minh Complex (Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum and stilt house), the One Pillar Pagoda, the Temple of Literature, and the Fine Arts Museum of Vietnam. 

After a lunch break, we will hang out in the Old Quarter and then stop by the Hoan Kiem Lake. Later, a Water Puppet Show will be arranged and today's tour will round off here.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Accommodation: Hanoi La Siesta Hotel & Spa (4 stars)

  • Temple of Literature in Hanoi
    Temple of Literature in Hanoi
  • Hanoi Water Puppet Show
    Hanoi Water Puppet Show
Day 3: Private drive 3h to Halong Bay, Halong Bay cruise
This morning, your guide will transfer you to Halong Pier to start the 1.5 days' Halong Bay cruise. Along the way, you will definitely feel refreshed in the midst of countless islands, hills and rocks studding the emerald sea. 

This afternoon, you will tour around Vung Vieng Fishing Village by rowing boat. After returning to the ship, the rest of the day is free for you to get relaxed onboard.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Accommodation: Signature Cruise (4 stars)

Day 4: Halong Bay cruise, Fly 1.5h to Da Nang & Transfer 1h to Hoi An
You need to get up early today to attend the Tai Chi class on the deck. After a morning tea or coffee, you will go ashore to visit Thien Canh Son Cave as well as the nearby islets. Then get back to the ship to have a brunch. The ship will berth at Halong Pier at around noon. Your guide will pick you up from the port and transfer you to Hanoi Airport for your flight to Da Nang. You will meet your Da Nang local guide at the airport and take a private ride to the hotel.

Meals: Brunch

Accommodation: The Beach - Little Boutique Hoian (4 stars)

  • Ha Long Bay Vietnam
    Halong Bay, one of the World Natural Heritage sites
Day 5: Hoi An walking & boat trip
We will have a leisure day exploration of Hoian Old Town on foot. Your guide will accompany you to stop by some ancient buildings, like Chua Ong Pagoda, Chinese Assembly Hall, Tan Ky Old House and Japanese Covered Bridge. After that follows a boat trip to an island village to get close to local real life.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Accommodation: The Beach - Little Boutique Hoian (4 stars)

Day 6: Private drive to Da Nang, Fly 1.5h to Ho Chi Minh City
In the morning, your guide will lead you to the Museum of Cham Sculpture to learn the distinctive ethnic culture of Cham people. Afterwards, you will be transferred to Danang Airport to catch the flight to Ho Chi Minh City. Upon arrival, your Ho Chi Minh local guide will welcome you at the airport and escort you to the hotel.

Meals: Breakfast

Accommodation: Liberty Central Saigon Riverside Hotel (4 stars)

Day 7: Ho Chi Minh City highlights, Fly 1.5h to Siem Reap
After breakfast, we will set out to visit some landmarks of the city, including the War Remnants Museum, the Reunification Palace, the Notre Dame Cathedral, the Central Post Office, the Opera Theatre and the City Hall. After finishing the visit, a private transfer will take you to the airport to extend your tour from Ho Chi Minh to Siem Reap by air. Your local guide will hold a welcome board waiting for you at the airport and escort you to check into a downtown hotel.

Meals: Breakfast

Accommodation: Tara Angkor Hotel (4 stars)

  • Ho Chi Minh City Hall
    Ho Chi Minh City Hall in French style
  • Notre Dame Cathedral
    The Hundred Years Red Cathedral
Day 8: Siem Reap highlights with Angkor Wat & Angkor Thom
The whole day will be devoted to exploring Angkorian relics in downtown Siem Reap. , We will start with Angkor Wat, where you are able to enjoy a splendid sunrise scenery. Then your guide will show you around Angkor Thom and appreciate the vivid carvings and sculptures at Bayon Temple, Terrace of Elephants, and Terrace of the Leper King. Once getting out, the tour will continue to Ta Prohm Temple. At night, you will enjoy the Apsara Dinner Show at a fancy restaurant.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Accommodation: Tara Angkor Hotel (4 stars)

Day 9: Siem Reap day full day exploration with Banteay Srei Temple
Today's journey will start with Preah Khan Temple. After that, we will drive around for around 30mins to the suburb area to visit Banteay Srei Temple, which is dedicated to Hindu god Shiva and also a must see site in Siem Reap. Then take an excursion to find Beng Mealea shaded by lush plants. When finished, you will be driven back to your hotel in Siem Reap.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Accommodation: Tara Angkor Hotel (4 stars)

  • Beng Mealea Temple in Siem Reap
    Beng Mealea Temple gripped by the jungle
Day 10: Cruise journey on Tonle Sap Lake, Fly 2h to Luang Prabang
After checking out the hotel, you will be accompanied to visit a Khmer village, and then take a boat on Tonle Sap Lake to a floating village. Then your Cambodia tour itinerary will end here. Afterwards, a private transfer will take you to the airport for your flight to Luang Prabang. You will meet your local guide upon landing and then take a private comfortable vehicle to the hotel.

Meals: Breakfast

Accommodation: Victoria Xieng Thong Palace (4 stars)

Day 11: Luang Prabang highlights with Mekong River cruise
Today, we will take a boat down the Mekong River to visit Pak Ou Caves. In the midway, disembark at Ban Xang Hai Village to taste the local rice wine (Lao-Lao). After that, continue to Kuangsi Waterfall to enjoy the supreme natural scenery. At the end of the day, we will head to Ban Xang Khong Village to admire the special silk and paper handicrafts made by local peasants. When the tour is finished, we will drive back to Luang Prabang.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Accommodation: Victoria Xieng Thong Palace (4 stars)

Day 12: Luang Prabang day sightseeing with Wat Xiengthong, Fly to Bangkok
After breakfast, we will set out for the Royal Palace Museum to appreciate the luxury imperial objects and some precious items. After that, a few Buddhist temples, including Wat Xiengthong, Wat Visoun and Wat That Luang, will be arranged. 

After lunch, you will be transferred to the airport and fly to Bangkok. Your local guide will pick you up from the airport and escort you to the hotel.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Accommodation: Movenpick Bangkok Sukhumvit 15 (4 stars)

  • Royal Palace Museum in Luang Prabang
    Luxury Royal Palace Museum
  • Buddhist monks of Luang Prabang
    Buddhist monks of Luang Prabang
Day 13: Bangkok excursion tour to Damnoen Floating Market
The first destination of today's tour will be Damnoen Saduak Floating Market. In the morning, you need to get up early and then a private drive for around 1.5h will take you to Damnoen Floating Market. A rowboat tour will enable you to well immerse in this bustling water bazaar. After around 2 hours' visiting, we will return to the city proper to sight-see in the golden Grand Palace as well as the Wat Phra Kaeo.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Accommodation: Movenpick Bangkok Sukhumvit 15 (4 stars)

Day 14: Fly 1h to Chiang Mai, Half day trip to Doi Suthep
A morning flight will take you to Chiang Mai. Upon arrival, you will be warmly welcomed by your Chiang Mai private local guide and then a comfortable ride will take you to the hotel. After a short rest, we will start off today's tour to Mountain Doi Suthep. There is a grandiose Wat Phra That Doi Suthep on the hillside, from which you can have a panoramic view of the city. Afterwards, we will continue to sight-see in the nearby Meo Hilltribe Village.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Accommodation: The Rim (4 stars)

Day 15: Half day Chiang Mai Elephant Nature Park tour (Join-in)
After breakfast, we will set out for a day tour to the Elephant Nature Park. There you can find dozens of elephants at all ages and have a chance to play with the closest friends of human beings. From the park guide, you will also get more info about their living habits and characteristics. They will also lead you to walk into the forest to experience nature life.

We will return to downtown area at around noon. After lunch, you are free to explore the city on your own.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Accommodation: The Rim (4 stars)

  • Elephant sanctuary in Chiang Mai
    Interacting with elephants intimately at the sanctuary in Chiang Mai
Day 16: Fly 1.5h to Yangon from Chiang Mai
After breakfast, take a morning flight to Yangon, Myanmar. Upon landing, your guide will welcome you at the airport and escort you to the hotel. We leave the afternoon free for you. You can have a good rest at your hotel or explore the city by yourself.

Meals: Breakfast

Accommodation: Rose Garden (4 stars)

Day 17: Yangon Buddhist tour with Shwedagon Pagoda
Yangon is the largest city as well as the former capital city of Myanmar. The morning tour covers a few renowned Buddhist sites, including Shwedagon Pagoda, the most sacred Buddhist pagoda in Myanmar, Kyaukhtatgyi Pagoda, housing a large Buddhist statue carved from a single 800-ton block of green marble, and Sule Pagoda, which has a history of more than 2,000 years. 

After enjoying today's lunch in a local famous restaurant, your guide will lead you to explore the prosperous Chinese Town and Bogyoke Market.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Accommodation: Rose Garden (4 stars)

Day 18: Fly 1.5h to Bagan, Bagan half day trip with Shwezigon Paya
After breakfast, you will be transferred to the airport for a flight to Bagan. Upon landing, you will meet your local guide at the exit of the airport and then take a private vehicle to the hotel. After settled down, you will be accompanied to hang out in the busy Mani Sithu Market. Then, your guide will lead you to see some distinctive temples, like Shwezigon Paya, Htilominlo Temple, Nat Taung Kyaung Monastery, and Shwesandaw Pagoda. At the end of the day, you will be accompanied to appreciate the sunset scene by a private boat.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Accommodation: Bagan Thiripyitsaya Sanctuary Resort (4 star)

  • Shwesandaw Pagoda in Bagan
    Taking sunset photos from Shwesandaw Pagoda
  • Htilominlo Temple Bagan
    Htilominlo Temple built of red bricks
Day 19: Bagan full day exploration with Thatbyinnyu Temple
After a hearty breakfast, our exploration will be continued to the Buddhist sites on Bagan Plain. On the way, we will stop by Thatbyinnyu Temple, Ananda Temple, Nanpaya Temple, Manuhua Temple, and Gubyaukgyi Temple in succession. Then proceed to Myinkaba Village to visit some lacquer workshops there. Afterwards, today's tour will conclude with Pyatthat Gyi Temple. After finishing the visit, we will return to the hotel in Bagan by a comfortable transfer.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Accommodation: Bagan Thiripyitsaya Sanctuary Resort (4 star)

Day 20: Fly 1.5h to Heho, Enjoy Heho Motorboat Trip on Inle Lake
Today, you will take a morning flight to Heho. Upon arrival, your private local guidewill pick you up from the airport and escort you to the hotel by the Inle Lake.After a short rest,you will be accompanied to visit the lakeside Phaung Daw Oo Pagoda andNgaphechaung Monastery - also called Jumping Cats Monastery. Afterwards, visit a local village and then youwill be free for the rest of the day to do your own exploration of thetown.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Accommodation: Novotel Inle Lake Myat Min (4 stars)

Day 21: Full day peaceful natural boat tour on Inle Lake
In the morning, we will take a boat to enjoy the natural scenes of Inle Lake. During the journey, we will have a short stay at Indein Village, where over 1,000 ancient pagodas dot the hillside. After that, the rest of the day will be free for your own arrangements.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Accommodation: Novotel Inle Lake Myat Min (4 stars)

  • Inle Lake boat trip Myanmar
    Admiring the beautiful scenery of Inle Lake by boat
Day 22: Drive 1h to Heho, Fly 1h to Yangon
Today, a morning flight will take you to Yangon. Upon landing, your local driver will pick you up at the airport and escort you to check into the hotel. The rest of the day will be free for you to have some rest.

Meals: Breakfast

Accommodation: Rose Garden (4 stars)

Day 23: Yangon Airport see-off
Your 23 days Vietnam, Cambodia, Thailand and Myanmar tour will come to an end today. According to your flight time, your driver will pick you up at the hotel lobby and transfer you to the airport for your leaving flight. Wish you a nice journey home!

Meals: Breakfast

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Tour Prices

Christmas & 2023 special: Enjoy 12% off if you book before Dec. 25, 2022

Month2-3 travelers4-5 travelers
Jan-Apr, Oct-Dec$6059 $5331$5379 $4733
May-Sep$5729 $5041$5009 $4407
  • Prices are per person in US Dollars based on double occupancy.
  • The prices in red reflect 12% discount.
  • Any part of the itinerary e.g. tour length, activities & hotels can be tailored to your individual interests.
What's Included
  • Economy class airfare of Hanoi - Danang; Danang - Ho Chi Minh City; Ho Chi Minh City - Siem Reap; Siem Reap - Luang Prabang; Luang Prabang - Bangkok; Bangkok - Chiang Mai; Chiang Mai - Yangon; Yangon - Bagan; Bagan - Heho; Heho - Yangon.
  • Accommodation with daily breakfast at selected hotels.
  • Services of private driver and air-conditioned vehicles.
  • Service of English speaking guides per itinerary.
  • Entrance fees for all mentioned sights visited.
  • Meals as mentioned in the itinerary.
What's Excluded
  • International flight into Vietnam and out Myanmar
  • Meals other than those mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Personal expenses (laundry, telephone, drinks, etc.).
  • Tips for guides and drivers.
  • Personal travel insurance.
  • Visa Fees.
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