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    BRIEFT ITINERARY:
    Day 1: Arrival Hanoi. Airport Pick Up.
    Day 2: Hanoi – Halong Bay Overnight onboard. (B,L,D)
    Day 3: Halong Bay – Hanoi. (B,L)
    Day 4: Hanoi Sightseeing. Flight Hanoi – Danang/Hoian. (B,L)
    Day 5: Hoian Ancient Town and My Son Sanctuary. (B,L)
    Day 6: Free time in Hoian. Land transfer to Hue. (B)
    Day 7: Hue City Tour. (B,L)
    Day 8: Land transfer Hue – Danang. Flight Danang – Ho Chi Minh City. (B)
    Day 9: Cu Chi Tunnel and Ho Chi Minh City Tour. (B,L)
    Day 10: Mekong Delta – Cai Be Floating Village. (B,L)
    Day 11: Flight HCMC – Seam Riep, Cambodia. Angkor Temples. (B,L)
    Day 12: Angkor Wat – Small and grand circuit. (B,L,D)
    Day 13: Angkor Temples – Rolous – Tonle Sap boat trip. (B,L)
    Day 14: Departure Seam Riep. Flight Seam Riep – Bangkok, Thailand. (B)
    Day 15: Bangkok – Floating Market – Ayutthaya (B)
    Day 16: Ayutthaya – Chiang Rai by flight (B)
    Day 17: Chiang Rai – Chiang Mai (B, D)
    Day 18: Chiang Mai Elephant Safari (B, L)
    Day 19: Chiang Mai City Tour. (B)
    Day 20: Departure Chiang Mai. Flight Chiang Mai – Yangon, Myanmar. (B,L)
    Day 21: Flight Yangon – Bagan. (B,L,D)
    Day 22: Flight Bagan – Mandalay. (B,L)
    Day 23: Flight Mandalay – Heho/Inle. (B,L)
    Day 24: Flight Inle – Yangon. (B,L)
    Day 25: Departure Yangon. Airport transfer.

     

    DETAILED ITINERARY:

     

    Day 1: Arrival Hanoi. Airport Pick Up.
    Upon arrival Hanoi, welcomed by our Tour Guide & Car Driver at the airport then transferred to your hotel in city centre. Check in and stay overnight in Hanoi.

     

    Day 2: Hanoi – Halong Bay Overnight onboard. (B,L,D)
    8.00am, you leave Hanoi for Halong Bay (the World Natural Heritage site) via the Red River Delta. After 3.5 hours driving, arrival at Halong Pier, you check out the junk cruise while lunch is served. You will cruise passing through the magical bay, where thousands of sculpted limestone islands rise from the waves like dragons teeth. After lunch, you take a short trek to a nearby summit for a panoramic view of the bay, swimming on a quiet beach or sunbathing on the sundeck. In the late afternoon, you visit an interesting fishing village with an opportunity to interact with fishermen who have been living in the bay for almost three generations. At sunset, you do kayaking or simply take a bamboo row boat to discover a water tunnel with many coral reefs in a scenic lagoon. Back on board, enjoy watching the peaceful sunset and later unwind at a restaurant. You will stay overnight onboard.

     

    Day 3: Halong Bay – Hanoi. (B,L)
    This early morning, after waken up by the sounds of waves and birds welcoming the new day, you will have an opportunity to view the sunrise over the bay. After breakfast, visit a beautiful limestone grotto. You will have one more time take a walk back to the boat for a final glimpse of Halong Bay while cruising back to the dock. Check out the junk and get on car to return to Hanoi. Overnight stay at the hotel in Hanoi.

     

    Day 4: Hanoi Sightseeing. Flight Hanoi – Danang/Hoian. (B,L)
    Rising to the sound of lapping bay waters, we have time for an early morning dip followed by breakfast. Sitting on the upper deck, you can relax while taking in the breath-taking beauty of the rocky islands rising from the emerald water of the bay.
    After breakfast, explore Sung Sot cave, swim and relax. Cruises back to the jetty while brunch is served while you are cruising through the bay, along the way seeing more of the fascinating formations. Cruise check-out. Rejoin car drive back to Noi Bai Airport for the flight to Danang, transferred to the town of Hoian. Overnight stay in Hoian.

     

    Day 5: Hoian Ancient Town and My Son Sanctuary. (B,L)
    Drive to My Son, a World Heritage, 50 km southwest of Hoi An. Located in a lush valley, My Son was a capital and religious center of Cham people, now remaining with red brick towers and sanctuaries. My Son, considered to be in the same league as some of Southeast Asia s greatest archaeological sites, including Angkor in Cambodia, Bagan in Myanmar, Ayutthaya in Thailand and Borobudur in Indonesia. These towers and sanctuaries was built from the 7 to 13 centuries.
    Back to Hoi An for lunch. After the relax, it is light excursion to go around tiny town of Hoi An for city tour: 400 years old Japanese Bridge, 300 years old Chinese temple, 200 years old Vietnamese former merchants house. Tour finishes at your hotel at 4:30pm. Overnight stay in Hoian.

     

    Day 6: Free time in Hoian. Land transfer to Hue. (B)
    Free morning and relaxing on the beach until 2.00pm we transfer you from your hotel in Hoian to Hue City. Overnight in Hue.

     

    Day 7: Hue City Tour. (B,L)
    Spend full day to visit Hue City, Vietnam s political capital from 1802 to 1945 under the 13 emperors of the Nguyen Dynasty. Traditionally, the city has been one of Vietnam s cultural, religious and educational centers. Visit the Imperial City, which is located in the Citadel. Modeled after the Forbidden City in Beijing, the Imperial City was built in the early 19th century. Explore the Thai Hoa Palace, with its spacious hall and ornate roof of huge timbers supported by 80 carved and lacquered columns. See the Halls of the Mandarins, the Nine Dynastic Urns and the site where the Forbidden Purple City once stood. Overnight in Hue City.

     

    Day 8: Land transfer Hue – Danang. Flight Danang – Ho Chi Minh City. (B)
    Take the land transfer back to Danang airport for the flight to Ho Chi Minh City. Picked up at the airport and transferred to your hotel in Ho Chi Minh City. Stay overnight in Ho Chi Minh City.

     

    Day 9: Cu Chi Tunnel and Ho Chi Minh City Tour. (B,L)
    Today you will visit the largest Vietnamese city. There are street markets, sidewalk cafes and sleek new bars. This teeming metropolis offers 300 years of timeless traditions and the beauty of an ancient culture. To the west of the city is the huge Chinese neighborhood called Cho lon, which means "Big Market." Notre Dame Cathedral, in the heart of Saigon s government quarter, is of neo- Romanesque architecture with two high square tower and iron spires. The Central Post Office is French-style and City Hall, known as "Hotel de Ville," is typical of the French architecture that would be seen in any village in France. Visit the War Remnants Museum, featuring collections of weapons and photographs from the two Indochina wars. Leave Saigon for Cu Chi Tunnels to learn about Vietnam history & Vietnam War. Return to hotel for free. Stay overnight in Ho Chi Minh City.

     

    Day 10: Mekong Delta – Cai Be Floating Village. (B,L)
    Pick up at your hotel in HCMC at 7.30 AM. Depart for Cai Be, stopping to take photos in Tan An town overlooking the picturesque flat rice fields. On arrival in Cai Be, take a motor boat to visit the Cai Be floating market and watch the locals trading fruit and many other commodities on board their vessels. Then wander into the small villages to visit the orchard and fruit plantation. Keep cruising to Vinh Long through a series of small canals to experience the charms of the Upper Mekong Delta. Visit a small family business to see how coconut candy and crispy rice popcorn are made. Arrive in Binh Hoa Phuoc village, the green pearl of Vinh Long town, where you can immerse yourself in nature. Enjoy a lunch of fresh river food served in the heart of the garden accompanied by traditional southern Vietnamese folk music. Take a delightful walk through the bonsai garden. Meet the driver again in Vinh Long. Return to HCMC. Arrive back your hotel at around 5.00 pm. Stay overnight in Ho Chi Minh City.

     

    Day 11: Flight HCMC – Seam Riep, Cambodia. Angkor Temples. (B,L)
    We meet at the airport of Seam Riep and transfer to hotel in town and carry on with the excursion to the South Gate of Angkor Thom, Bayon, Baphoun, Terrace of Elephants and Terrace of the Leper King Afternoon visit to world-famous Angkor Wat. Watch the impressive sunset from Phnom Bakheng. Overnight at the hotel in Seam Riep.

     

    Day 12: Angkor Wat – Small and grand circuit. (B,L,D)
    Early morning, we will take an opportunity to view the beautiful sunrise at Angkor Wat (optional) and then return to hotel for breakfast. In the same morning, tour to the Small Circuit including Banteay Kdei, Srah Srang, Ta Prohm, Takeo, Thommanon, and Chau Say Tevoda. In the afternoon, visit the Grand Circuit including Prasat Kravan, East Mebon, Pre Rup and Preah Khan. Dinner will be served at restaurant with traditional dance show. Overnight at the hotel in Seam Riep.

     

    Day 13: Angkor Temples – Rolous – Tonle Sap boat trip. (B,L)
    We will take morning visit to Roluos Group including Prasat Preah Ko, Bakong, Lo Lei. In the afternoon, take an appealing boat trip on the Tonle Sap to see the fisherman villages and visit the Siem Reap Market. Overnight at the hotel in Seam Riep.

     

    Day 14: Departure Seam Riep. Flight Seam Riep – Bangkok, Thailand. (B)
    Meet and greet then transfer to your hotel.
    Our local guide will give you the brief info about Bangkok and other cities on the way to airport
    Free at leisure after check in.
    Overnight at the hotel in Bangkok.

     

    Day 15: Bangkok – Floating Market – Ayutthaya (B)
    Early morning check out then drive to Damnoensaduak Floating Market.
    On the way, stop to visit Talad Rom Hup the amazing market which situated on the train railways.
    Then continue to the pier for longtail boat along ancient canals to Floating Market.
    Shopping, taking a photo at leisure until the time transfer to Ayutthaya the former Capital of Thailand.
    Visit Bang Pa-In summer Palace, Wat Chai Wattanaram (Khmer Temple), Wat Yai Chai Mongkol (reclining Buddha with giant chedi)
    Visit Wat Mahathat where the head of Lord Buddha Image has been covering by Pho tree for hundreds year.
    Check in at your hotel in the evening.

     

    Day 16: Ayutthaya – Chiang Rai by flight (B)
    After breakfast, visit Wat Phra Sri Sanpetch & Vihan Mongkol Borphit the former Royal temple & Ruins before drive back to Bangkok for flight to Chiang Rai.
    Upon arrival Chiang Rai Airport, meet and greet then transfer to Chiang Saen or known as Golden Triangle where the three borders of Thailand – Laos - Myanmar meet.
    Riding on a longtail boat along Mekong River to visit a small village of Laos.
    Check in at your hotel and free at leisure.
    Overnight at the hotel in Chiang Rai.

     

    Day 17: Chiang Rai – Chiang Mai (B, D)
    After breakfast, check out then drive to Long Neck Village where you see the long neck woman live their life closely.
    Then continue to Wat Rong Khun or known as White temple. After that, drive to Chiang Mai town late afternoon.
    Check in at the hotel.  Dinner with Thai classical performances in the evening.
    Overnight at the hotel in Chiang Mai.

     

    Day 18: Chiang Mai Elephant Safari (B, L)
    Breakfast at the hotel
    Visit Mae Taman Elephant Camp.  See elephant taking a bath, elephants drawing, elephant working with logs.
    Then riding on elephant passing through the plantation / scenery forest. Riding back to the camp by ox-cart.
    Lunch at local restaurant before take a bamboo raft along Mae Tang River. On the way back to your hotel, stop to visit Nursery Orchid Farm.
    Overnight at the hotel in Chiang Mai.

     

    Day 19: Chiang Mai City Tour. (B)
    Breakfast at the hotel
    Check out then tour to Doi Suthep Temple the spirit center and house of Lord Buddha Relics.
    Free time and Overnight at the hotel in Chiang Mai.

     

    Day 20: Departure Chiang Mai. Flight Chiang Mai – Yangon, Myanmar. (B,L)
    Meet with your private guide and car for your transfer to Chiang Mai Airport. Arrive in Yangon and transfer to hotel. Yangon, formerly known as Rangoon, is still a relatively quiet and charming city. Its impressive colonial and spiritual heritage makes Yangon one of the most fascinating and authentic capitals of South-East Asia. Meet and greet by hotel local guide. Transfer to hotel for check in. Overnight at Hotel.

     

    Day 21: Flight Yangon – Bagan. (B,L,D)
    After breakfast at the hotel, transfer to airport for flight to Bagan. Sightseeing Bagan by visiting: Nyaung Oo Market; Shwezigon Pagoda - the prototype for later Myanmar pagodas built bu King Anawrahta; Ananda Temple - King Kyansittha s masterpiece and the crowning achievement of the early style temple of architecture; Kyansitha Umin; Thatbyinnyu Temple - the highest building on the Bagan plain; and Htilominlo Temple - the largest temples of Bagan. Lunch at Sun Set Garden Restaurant. Evening visit to Lacquer-ware making home cottage; Manuha Temple; Myinkaba Gubyaukgyi Temple - known for its wall paintings depicting scenes from the Jataka; and Dhamanyangyi Temple. Evening, sunset view of Bagan from Bupaya or Shwesandaw Pagoda. Dinner at Nandar restaurant with puppet show. Overnight at hotel.

     

    Day 22: Flight Bagan – Mandalay. (B,L)
    After breakfast at hotel, transfer to airport for flight to Mandalay. Meet & transfer to hotel. After check in hotel, sightseeing Mandalay to  Mahamuni Image - a bronze Buddha image castled during the lifetime of Buddha himself, Mahagandaryone Monastery for offering alm food to thousand of monks, U Bein Bridge, Tapestry works; Wood carving & bronze castling workshops; Marble carving workshop and silk weaving home cottage. Lunch at Golden Duck restaurant with Chinese Food. After lunch, Continues visit to : Mandalay Palace, Shwenandaw Monastery - noted for its exquisite wood carvings; gold leaf beating workshop; Atumashi Monastery; Kuthodaw Pagoda - known as the world biggest book and finish the tour by visiting Mandalay Hill to watch the sunset and the panoramic view of the city.  Overnight at hotel in Mandalay.

     

    Day 23: Flight Mandalay – Heho/Inle. (B,L)
    After breakfast at hotel, transfer to airport for Heho. Upon arrival at Heho airport, from Heho, enjoy a scenic drive to Inle Lake, one of Myanmar’s best-known sights. The Intha people, a tribe of Mon descent, mostly inhabit the lakeshores and floating villages. On arrival at Nyaung Shwe village, transfer by boat to start a sightseeing tour of Inle Lake including a chance to see the leg-rowing fishermen. Lunch at Nang Pan Floating Restaurant with Chinese Food. Continue to see the floating gardens, built up from strips of water hyacinth and mud and anchored to the bottom with bamboo poles. There are also floating villages like Ywama, the lake’s downtown, where a floating market is held every five days. In the afternoon continue to Phaung Daw Oo Pagoda, the weaving village of Inpawkhon and the jumping cat monastery. Check into hotel in the afternoon. Overnight at Hotel.

     

    Day 24: Flight Inle – Yangon. (B,L)
    After breakfast at hotel, transfer by motorboat to the jetty for airport to Yangon. Upon arrival Yangon, continue sightseeing including; Kaba Aye (World Peace) Pagoda, Maha Pasana Cave, Buddha Tooth Relic Pagoda. Lunch at Padonma Restaurant with Myanmar food. After lunch, Ruby & Jade carving workshop and Wood curving workshop  and shopping at Bogyoke (Scott) market. Early evening visit to Shwedagon Pagoda - 2500 years old the world famous stupa having a beautiful sun-set and bustling China Town. Overnight at Hotel.

     

    Day 25: Departure Yangon. Airport transfer.
    After breakfast, visit to downtown sightseeing include; Sule Pagoda to take a photo shot for a panoramic view of city, Mahabandoola Park with Independent Monument, have a memorable scene of Colonial Building,  Juntion Squre or Taw Win (Royal) Shopping Mall for free time shopping. Lunch at local restaurant. After lunch, visit to Chaukhtatkyi Reclining Buddha (70 m long sleeping Buddha), stop for free time shopping at Silver Shop before transfer to airport for your departure flight home. Trip ends at the airport in Yangon.

     

    FLIGHTS INCLUDED:


    HANOI, VIETNAM – DANANG, VIETNAM                
    DANANG, VIETNAM – HO CHI MINH CITY, VIETNAM                             
    HO CHI MINH CITY, VIETNAM – SEAM RIEP, CAMBODIA          
    SEAM RIEP, CAMBODIA - BANGKOK, THAILAND                        
    BANGKOK, THAILAND – CHIANG RAI, THAILAND                           
    CHIANG RAI, THAILAND – YANGOON, MYANMAR              
    YANGOON, MYANMAR- BAGAN, MYANMAR                         
    BAGAN, MYANMAR – MANDALAY, MYANMAR                        
    MANDALAY, MYANMAR – INLE, MYANMAR                           
    INLE, MYANMAR - YANGOON, MYANMAR          

                 < Flight schedule and price could be changed base on the time of official booking>

     

    TOUR INCLUSIONS:
    All accommodation within the tour base on double room or twin room.
    All domestic and international flight tickets as indicated (economy class) including taxes. (Subject To Changed Without Priority Notice)
    Meals as indicated in the itinerary at local restaurant with local foods (B = breakfast; L = Lunch; D = Dinner)
    All landed transfers within the tour.
    English Speaking Tour guide.  Other languages are upon requested.
    Halong Bay Cruise program
    Boat trip to visit Cai Be Floating market in Mekong Delta, Vietnam
    Boat trip on Tonle Sap Lake, Cambodia
    Boat trip as per program (Inle, Myanmar)
    All entrance and sightseeing fees
    Approval letter for landing visa to Vietnam: single entry, one month valid (free of charge)
    All taxes & services charge.

     

    TOUR EXCLUSIONS:
    Service not mentioned
    Airfares not listed
    Beverages and other meals do not indicate in the program
    Visa stamp fees to Vietnam (at 25 USD per person at the airport)
    Visa to Cambodia, Thailand and Myanmar
    Surcharge on Christmas, New Year and our Lunar New Year
    Early check-in and late check-out at all hotels
    Kayak in Halong Bay
    Camera & Video Fee at sightseeing point
    Sedan Chair up & down in Kyaikhtiyo, Myanmar
    Travel insurance
    Personal expenses (laundry, telephone, shopping...)
    Tipping/ Gratuities
    Single supplement
    Any additional expenses caused by reasons beyond our control such as natural calamities (typhoon, floods), flight delays, rescheduling or cancellations, any accidents, medical evacuations, riots, strikes etc.



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