You will start with a flight from your hometown by WestJet to Vancouver or Toronto, and connect by China Eastern Airlines to Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon, Vietnam) via Shanghai. Start your worry-free vacation with the guidance of your Canadian tour escort from Canada.
Cross the International Date Line and arrive in Ho Chi Minh City (Vietnam), formerly known as Saigon, the largest city of Vietnam. Arrive at Tan Son Nhat International Airport, your local guide will greet and welcome you before heading off to the hotel.
Hotel: Nikko Hotel (5-Star)
Morning visit the Saigon River, Opera House, Town Hall, Notre Dame Cathedral and Reunification Palace. Then visit Cu Chi district and the Underground Tunnels. Enjoy a Special Welcome Dinner Cruise along the Saigon River, then visit Ben Thanh Night Market. ( B / L / SD )
Drive to My Tho, the heart of the Mekong Delta, visit the Vinh Trang Pagoda, and stop by the bank of Tien Giang River. Sail on Mekong River to Phoenix Island. Enjoy fresh seasonal fruits and Traditional Music and Song Performance. Ride on a Horse Carriage to taste homemade honey-tea. Hop on a sampan boat and sail through small canals and side-arms of the river. Stop by for a leisure walk on the Turtle Island. Special Fish Lunch to be served, return to Ho Chi Minh City. ( B / SL / D )
To-day take the flight fly to Da Nang, driving south to Hoi An, visit the Hoi An Ancient Town, old Tan Ky and Phuc Kien houses, the Japanese Covered Bridge and Hoi An market. ( B / L / D )
Hotel: Sunrise Hoi An Beach Hotel (5-Star)
Enjoy a full free day at the beach of Hoi An or for your own leisure. ( B )
Admire the beautiful Rice Paddies, Water Buffalo and Country Landscapes. Drive to Hai Van Pass, and visit Vietnam’s former imperial capital – Hue. Visit Thien Mu Pagoda. Enjoy a Special Royal Dinner with live Traditional Music Performances. (Be a King & Queen in Royal Dinner with Royal long Dresses!) ( B / L / SD )
Hotel: Imperial Hotel (5-Star)
This morning you will visit the Imperial Citadel and theTomb of Emperor Tu Duc, as well as the Dong Ba local market. In the afternoon, fly to Capital Hanoi. Transferred to hotel. ( B / L / D )
Hotel: Crowne Plaza West Hanoi (5-Star)
After breakfast, visit Ho Chi Minh’s former residence and mausoleum, the One Pillar Pagoda and the Temple of Literature. Then, enjoy a Rickshaw Ride through the old quarter past the Hoan Kiem Lake and Ngoc Son Temple. Visit the Ethnology Museum. In the evening, enjoy a Water Puppetry Show. ( B / L / D )
Morning drive to Halong Bay, a UNESCO World Heritage, more than 1,500 limestone islets rising from the sea and beautiful grottoes. Upon arrival, enjoy a welcome drink and a delicious freshly caught seafood lunch whilst sailing out of the Bay passing amazing shaped mountains. ( B / L / D )
Hotel: Victory Star Deluxe (5-Star Halong Bay Cruise Boat)
Note: The itinerary may be changed depending on Victory Star, because of weather condition and other case of force majeure.
Tai Chi session on the sundeck at the break of dawn before breakfast, then to explore the largest grotto Surprise Cave (Hang Sung Sot). Relax before returning to Hanoi. Enjoy a Special Vietnam Dinner with Music Performance. ( B / L / SD )
Hotel: Crowne Plaza West Hanoi (5-Star)
After breakfast, transfer to the Noi Bai Airport for flight to Siem Reap. Be greeted by your local guide and head for hotel. A night tour to Angkor Night Market will be arranged. ( B / L / D )
Hotel: Angkor Palace Resort & Spa (5-Star)
This morning, visit the world famous Angkor Wat (7th Wonder of the World). Angkor Wat is one of the world’s most stunning buildings. Angkor was the capital of Khmer that existed from 802 to 1431. Its distinctive five towers are emblazoned on the Cambodian flag and the 12th century masterpiece is considered by art historians to be the prime example of classical Khmer art and architecture. Angkor Wat’s five towers symbolize Meru’s five peaks – the enclosed wall represents the mountains at the edge of the world and the surrounding moat, the ocean beyond.
Afternoon, visit Wat Thmey (Killing Field), Artisan D’Angkor art school and T- Galleria by DFS, the biggest duty free luxury department store in Cambodia. ( B / L / D )
Today tour Angkor Wat again, visit the Ancient capital of Angkor Thom, the Bayon Temple, the Phimeanakas, the Elephants Terrace, and the Terrace of the Leper King. Continue to the Ta Prohm Temples. After Lunch, visit floating village at Tonle Sap Lake (The Great Lake) which will allow you to see ordinary Cambodians going about their daily life. Fishermen, boat-makers, markets, schools, spirit houses and waving children are always in plentiful supply on this mesmerizing scenic route. Enjoy your Farewell Dinner in the hotel. ( B / L / SD )
Full day free for you to explore or relax (Including extra half day use hotel). Take the late evening China Eastern Flight fly to Canada (via Shanghai). Arrive home on Day 16. ( B )
*B-Buffet Breakfast L-Lunch SL-Special Lunch D-Dinner SD-Special Dinner
Saigon / Da Nang & Hue / Hanoi & Hanoi / Siem Reap ( Angkor )