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AVLHZ - Classic Vietnam & Mekong River Adventure

If you're travelling Vietnam solely by land, you're missing out on half the adventure. This tour dsn't leave anything out. Cruise Halong Bay by junk boat; explore Hue's historic monuments; check out the My Son ruins; witness daily life along the Mekong as you drift into Cambodia; and so much more. The ultimate Southeast Asia experience awaits. Get on board.

Inclusions

G Adventures for Good: Oodles of Noodles Demonstration and Lunch, Hoi An
Halong Bay caves entrance
Halong Bay boat cruise with seafood lunch and dinner
Imperial Citadel and Tomb entrance (Hue)
Cu Chi Tunnels entrance and tour
Vinh Trang Pagoda visit
Thoi Son Island cottage industries tour
Kien An Cung Pagoda visit (Sa Dec)
Sam Mountain sunset visit
Cyclo tour (Phnom Penh)
Choeung Ek (Killing Fields) guided tour
Tuol Sleng Museum (S-21 Prison) guided tour
Koh Chen island visit including cottage industries
Vihara and pagoda visit (Kampong Tralach)
Kampong Chhnang visit
Chhnok Tru floating village visit
Farewell cocktail and Captain's dinner
7 nights aboard the Toum Tiou II Riverboat with options to cycle to excursions along the way
Internal flight
All transport between destinations and to/from included activities
Tour Provider G Adventures
Number of Days
17
Price From
AUD $3,059
Start Location
Hanoi, Vietnam
End Location
Siem Reap, Vietnam
Age Range
Min :12
Group Size
1 to 16
Tour Style
Original
Tour Themes
Small Group
Physical Rating
Easy to Moderate
Tour departure dates
StartEndAvailabilityPrice
28 Jun 201814 Jul 20184AUD $3,059
12 Jul 201828 Jul 2018Fully BookedAUD $3,059 
26 Jul 201811 Aug 201811AUD $3,059
09 Aug 201825 Aug 20189AUD $3,059
23 Aug 201808 Sep 201811AUD $3,059
06 Sep 201822 Sep 201814AUD $3,314
20 Sep 201806 Oct 201814AUD $3,314
04 Oct 201820 Oct 201815AUD $3,314
18 Oct 201803 Nov 20188AUD $3,314
01 Nov 201817 Nov 20188AUD $3,314
15 Nov 201801 Dec 20185AUD $3,314
29 Nov 201815 Dec 201813AUD $3,314
13 Dec 201829 Dec 201813AUD $3,552
10 Jan 201926 Jan 201915AUD $4,179
24 Jan 201909 Feb 2019Fully BookedAUD $3,059 
07 Feb 201923 Feb 201915AUD $4,179
21 Feb 201909 Mar 2019Fully BookedAUD $3,059 
07 Mar 201923 Mar 20199AUD $3,899
21 Mar 201906 Apr 201915AUD $3,899
04 Apr 201920 Apr 201915AUD $3,899
28 Jun 201914 Jul 201915AUD $3,599
12 Jul 201928 Jul 201915AUD $3,599
26 Jul 201911 Aug 201915AUD $3,599
09 Aug 201925 Aug 201915AUD $3,599
23 Aug 201908 Sep 201915AUD $3,599
06 Sep 201922 Sep 201913AUD $3,899
20 Sep 201906 Oct 201915AUD $3,899
04 Oct 201920 Oct 201915AUD $3,899
18 Oct 201903 Nov 201915AUD $3,899
01 Nov 201917 Nov 201915AUD $3,899
15 Nov 201901 Dec 201915AUD $3,899
29 Nov 201915 Dec 201915AUD $3,899
13 Dec 201929 Dec 201915AUD $4,179
27 Dec 201912 Jan 202015AUD $4,179
10 Jan 202026 Jan 202015AUD $3,599
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27 Dec 202112 Jan 202215AUD $3,599
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07 Feb 202223 Feb 202215AUD $3,599
21 Feb 202209 Mar 202215AUD $3,599
07 Mar 202223 Mar 202215AUD $3,599
21 Mar 202206 Apr 202215AUD $3,599
04 Apr 202220 Apr 202215AUD $3,599
Itinerary
Day 1 - Hanoi
Arrive at any time.
Day 2 - Hanoi/Ha Long
Enjoy a Ha Long Bay cruise on a junk boat with visits to a cave and an island lookout. Savour a seafood lunch and dinner.
Day 3 - Ha Long/Hu?
Cruise back to the port and take a private van to Hanoi. Enjoy some time in the city before an overnight train to Hue.
Day 4 - Hu?
Guided tour of the Imperial Citadel, Royal Tomb and Tien Mu Pagoda.
Day 5 - Hu?/Hoi An
Drive the Hai Van pass. Take advantage of Hoi An's many options over the 2.5 days in town. Opt for a cooking class, riverboat trip, bike ride, beach time, tailor visit or My Son ruins.
Day 6 - Hoi An
Spend two full days exploring all Hoi An has to offer. Dive into the culture, hang out on the beach or get clothes tailor-made in one of the many shops around town. Enjoy a noodle making demonstration and lunch at Oodles of Noodles, a G Adventures-supported project.
Day 7 - Hoi An
Spend a free day exploring all Hoi An has to offer.
Day 8 - Hoi An/Ho Chi Minh City
Fly from Hoi An to Ho Chi Minh City with free time to explore this hectic city.
Day 15 - Phnom Penh/K mp ng Tr lach
Wander through the town of Koh Chen on an island in the river. Visit silver and copper workshops and meet a Khmer Rouge survivor eager to tell his story. Continue to Kampong Tralach and visit the local vihara (Buddhist monastery) and Wat Kampong Tralach Leu pagoda. Opt to cycle, or ride in a tuk tuk or buffalo cart, through the village and past rice paddies to reach the monastery.
Day 14 - Phnom Penh
Visit the sobering S21 Museum and the Killing Fields with a local guide. After lunch, use free time to visit sights like the Royal Palace, Silver Pagoda, the National Museum, or the Russian Market.
Day 13 - X Vinh Xuong/Phnom Penh
Cross the border into Cambodia and continue on to Phnom Penh. Enjoy an evening in the capital city starting with a cyclo tour to see the city from a new perspective. Opt to finish up at the Foreign Correspondents Club for Happy Hour overlooking the river or dinner in town.
Day 9 - Ho Chi Minh City
Enjoy a guided tour of the Cu Chi Tunnels and learn more about the Vietnam War. Use free time in the afternoon to explore sprawling Ho Chi Minh City.
Day 11 - M? Tho/Sadek
Visit Vinh Trang Pagoda with a short tour of My Tho town en route. Take local boats to Thoi Son Island to see a coconut product manufacturer, taste some local fruit and honey and meet traditional musicians. Continue on to Cai Be and enjoy a visit to the floating market. Opt to wander the small paths through local communities on the island and visit a Rice Popping cottage industry. Continue by local boat to Vinh Long to meet the vessel. Embark for the evening sail to Sa Dec.
Day 10 - Ho Chi Minh City/M? Tho
Transfer to the pier for the start of the riverboat journey. Embark, settle in, and get to know the crew as the adventure begins. Sail towards My Tho.
Day 16 - K mp ng Tr lach/Chnok Tru
Sail on to Kampong Chhnang, one of the largest fishing ports on the Tonle Sap RIver. Learn more about the fish farming, pottery and sugar palm production in the area. Wander through the local market then opt to cycle to visit the local industries. Enjoy lunch back on the ship en route to Chnok Tru. Hop in a local boat to visit one of the largest floating villages on the river. Enjoy an evening cocktail and the Captain's farewell dinner.
Day 12 - Sadek/X Vinh Xuong
Visit the Kien An Cung Pagoda in Sa Dec and stroll through the market along the river. View the old colonial houses by the delta. Enjoy breakfast and lunch on board as you cruise the Mekong. Arrive at Chau Doc and visit Sam Mountain for sunset. Gaze out over the rice paddies or relax in a hammock. Visit some temples and pagodas along the way. Opt for dinner in town.
Day 17 - Chnok Tru/Siem Reap
Depart for Siem Reap early morning. Tour ends upon arrival. Please book onward travel after 4pm.