Myanmar, Vietnam, Laos & Cambodia Tour

Yangon - Bagan - Mandalay - Hanoi - Halong Bay - Luang Prabang - Siem Reap

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Our guide and driver will pick you up from Yangon airport and transfer you to your hotel for check in.

The charm and peacefulness of the Yangon city as well as its numerous colonial and spiritual heritages make it a wonderful place to explore. The city is a combination of different architecture including of British, Burmese, Chinese and Indian influences.

The afternoon is free for you to explore the city on your own. In the evening, after a sumptuous dinner in Karaweik Palace overlooking to the Royal Lake, experience a unique cultural show performed by local artists.

Lunch on your own, Overnight at the hotel in Yangon.

In this early morning, after breakfast at your hotel, you will fly to Bagan – another fascinating land and also the World Heritage Site. The land is considered the richest archaeological sites in Asia thanks to thousands of temples and stupas scattering over the plains of Bagan which offer unique views that you have never seen. 

Your exploration will start with a visit to Nyang U Market in Old Bagan where you get a true insight into daily life of the locals. Your next destination is the spectacular Shwezigon pagoda - one of the most important religious buildings in Myanmar. The stupa has been served as prototype for later stupas built throughout the country.

Continue onto another well known temple in Myanmar - Ananda temple which is the most vivid masterpiece of the Mon architecture. In addition to the famous temples, you also have some stops to visit other surrounding temples.

In the afternoon, spend time learning more about local culture by visiting lacquerware workshop where you can witness first-hand the traditional techniques of craftsmen as well as wonderful products.

After breakfast, enjoy a delightful horse cart to Nan Paya pagoda – one of the largest temples in Bagan. With the harmonious combination of stone and brick, the pagoda features elegant perforated stone windows and four-faced Brahma carved on the four primary stone pillars in the central sanctuary.

Move onto Minkaba Gubyaukyi Temple to admire its spectacular paintings on the walls of the vestibule, the corridor and the sanctum. Next to Gubyaukgyi temple is the gilded Myazedi which sits on square receding tiers.

You also visit Manuha Temple located at Myinkaba village. The temple was built by Mon King Manuha in 1059 with two white-washed storeys on a rectangular base. Wrap your exploration with a breathtaking sunset at the Shwesandaw pagoda – one of the most famous temples in Bagan.

In the morning, fly to Mandalay – home to rich history and traditional culture. Continue your way to Sagaing Hill to understand more about the local Buddhism of the region. You will visit Buddha Cave, Uminthonze pagoda and Sunooponnyashin pagoda to appreciate different beautiful Buddha images.

After the visit, keep driving to Amarapura – another interesting part of Myanmar which is famous for ancient Buddhist architecture holding the long lasting history of the country. Pay a visit to the Mahagandhayon Monastery – one of the most well known monasteries in Myanmar. This is a great place to learn about the pure life of local monks as well as the regional Buddhism. You will then enjoy a leisurely stroll through the stunning Ubein Wooden Bridge- the longest teak bridge on the world with the length of 1.2 kilometers.

The final stop in your journey is Mahamuni pagoda famous for its most revered Buddha image in the country.

You full day tour today is spent exploring some highlights of Yangon. Your first stop is Sule Pagoda - a magnificent landmark of the city with thousands of years old. Transfer to Chaukhtayi Pagoda and Kandawgyi Lake to relax in a green, tree-filled park. Take a short break for lunch.

 In the afternoon, your journey will be continued with a visit to the golden Shwedagon Pagoda- a famous structure in Myanmar’s religion. Along with the lake and the garden, the glitter of the pagoda has enhanced the beauty of the complex. Wrap your busy day with a beautiful afternoon market before transferring to the airport for a flight to Hanoi.

Meals on your own. Overnight at the hotel in Hanoi.

♣ Please check our selected hotels in Hanoi for your reference.

Your full day today is spent exploring the charming city. The capital city is an interesting destination for those who wish to discover the rich culture of the country. In this journey, you are offered great opportunities to explore some of the most important sites. Firstly, you will visit Ho Chi Minh Complex in which the body of the famous President is stored. Next to the mausoleum is the Presidential Palace with special typical French structure and architecture. Continue onto One Pillar Pagoda to explore its magnificent structure.

After getting the solemn ambience of the complex, you will pay a visit to the Temple of Literature – the first university in Vietnam. This is a popular place for Vietnamese students to visit and take commemorative photographs when graduating. Dating back to 11th century, the monument is a great connection with the past and a fine combination between the Le and Nguyen Dynasty style. Heading out to West Lake, you will visit sedate Tran Quoc and either the History Museum or the Ethnology Museum.

In the evening, there is a traditional Water Puppet Show for you to enjoy and soak in the traditional ambience. Meals on your own.

Overnight at the hotel in Hanoi.

In this morning, say goodbye to the bustling city and depart for another dreamy land – Halong Bay – a great natural wonder in Asia. It is also one of the most popular trips from Hanoi. The thousands islands combine together make the place an exciting site to explore in any visit to Northern Vietnam.

The scenic drive will take you 3.5 to 4 hours. Once in the bay, you will be rewarded with some of the best of Vietnam. Embark on the boat and just pass through various stunning islands and inlets over the bay. Cruising over the bay, you truly get relaxing feeling with the tranquillity around you. More impressively, you may feel you are lost in the maze of fairyland as meandering along the limestone islands, numerous caves and fascinating stalactites. Not only impressed with the endless charm of the bay, the fabulous seafood served in an excellent menu is also your unforgettable memories during the trip.

Spend time taking in the fresh air of the bay on the beautiful boat. Overnight on board.

♣ Please check our selected cruises on Halong Bay for your reference

Get up early this morning to soak up in the fresh air and enjoy the morning views of the bay at its best. The beauty of the bay seems to be manifold as the first rays of the sun shine down the crystal clear water of the bay which make the bay more magical than ever. Join a Tai Chi on the top deck to experience the peacefulness in your soul. Afterwards, you could freshen up with a swim in Soi Sim beach or just stay on board and join a Vietnamese cooking demonstration.

After a brunch on board, back to the harbour and disembark the ship. Say goodbye to the charming land and take a flight to the wonderful city of Luang Prabang. Welcome on your arrival, transfer to the hotel for check in. The rest of the day is at your leisure.

Today is dedicated to exploring the wonderful city of Luang Prabang. The city is a great place to explore the rich architectural and artistic heritage which presents the perfect combination between Lao traditional architecture and the colonial style. The city is also home to numerous Buddhist temples and monasteries.

After breakfast at your hotel, start your sightseeing tour of the city. The day trip offers you a great opportunity to explore some of the famous sites of the city including Royal Palace or National Museum - which still houses a collection of personal artefacts of the royal family, including photos, musical instruments; Vat Visoun- one of the most beautiful temples of Luang Prabang; Vat Aha - a small but wonderful temple and Vat May- the largest and also one of the most impressive the temples in LuangPrabang with rich decorations.

Wrap your memorable tour with a cup of coffee or a leisurely stroll along the river bank.

Meals on your own. Overnight at the hotel in Luang Prabang.

In the morning, there is some time for you to visit some of the oldest temples in the city such as Wat Sene – one of the most beautiful temples in Luang Prabang famous for its painting of a deep ochre colour and the impressive WatXiengthong – a significant Lao monastery which holds the spirit of religion, royalty and traditional art.

After the visit, enjoy a boat trip along the mighty Mekong river to the hidden Pak Ou Caves. You will arrive at the caves in the afternoon. This stunning cave is well known for its hundreds of Buddha images with different size and shapes.

On the way back, stop at the Ban Xang Hai Village to observed first-hand the exciting making process of the famous rice wine throughout the country. In the evening, head back to Luang Prabang.

Meals on your own. Overnight at the hotel in Luang Prabang.

After breakfast, take a flight to Siem Reap – one of the important center of Cambodia. The city features colonial and Chinese-style architecture in the Old French Quarter, and around the Old Market.

Upon arrival, you will be transferred to the hotel in the city center. In the afternoon, you will explore the rich history of the city by visiting the spectacular Angkor Wat – the most famous and largest temple complex in Cambodia and in the world as well. The complex is considered the architectural masterpiece thanks to its perfection in composition, balance, proportions, relief's and sculpture.

Meals on your own. Overnight at the hotel in Siem Reap.

Your exploration today is spent delving in the magnificent Angkor temples. From the early morning, a tuk tuk will take you to Ta Prohm in the east of Angkor Thom. It is one of the largest monuments in the Angkor complex. You will see the trees growing out of the ruins which create a distinctive feature for the monument.

From there, make your way to Angkor Thom which is no doubt the expression of highest genius. The stunning architecture of the structure in all dimensions challenges the talent of any painters. Continue onto the well known temple of Bayon – the spectacular central temple of the ancient city of Angkor Thom.

Your city discovery will be continued with a visit to the nearby Terrace of Elephants with 300 meters long through the core of Angkor Thom. This impressive structure is adorned with carved elephants and garudas spanning the front of Baphuon. From the Terrace of Elephants, take a few steps to the terrace of the Leper King a double terrace located at the north end of the Terrace of the Elephants.

After lunch (on your own), drive to BanteaySrei – a beautiful Hindu temple complex and Preah Khan- one of the largest temples of Angkor.

After breakfast, there is some time for you to relax before being transferred to the airport for your departure flight.

List of hotels we use: Best price, strategic locations, carefully-checked.

In Vietnam

Hotel
Category
Destination
Budget 3 - Star 4 - Star 5 - Star
Hanoi L'Heritage Quoc Hoa May De Ville Old Quarter Apricot
Halong Bay V'Spirit Cruise V'Spirit Cruise Glory Cruise Pelican Cruise

In Cambodia

Hotel
Category
Destination
Budget 3 - Star 4 - Star 5 - Star
Siem Reap Mother Home Inn Claremont Tara Angkor Angkor Palace Resort

In Laos

Hotel
Category
Destination
Budget 3 - Star 4 - Star 5 - Star
Luang Prabang My Laos Home Villa Chitdara Maison Dalabua Satri House

In Myanmar

Hotel
Category
Destination
Budget 3 - Star 4 - Star 5 - Star
Yangon Hotel Esta Grand United Ahlone Branch Best Western Green Hill Hotel Chatrium Royal Lake Hotel
Bagan Kumudara Hotel Bawga Theiddhi Hotel Myanmar Treasure Resort Aye Yar River View
Mandalay Hotel Dingar Victoria Palace Hotel Best Western Plus Eastern Mandalay Hill Resort

In Vietnam

Hanoi L'Heritage
Halong Bay V'Spirit Cruise
Hanoi Quoc Hoa
Halong Bay V'Spirit Cruise
Hanoi May De Ville Old Quarter
Halong Bay Glory Cruise
Hanoi Apricot
Halong Bay Pelican Cruise

In Cambodia

Siem Reap Mother Home Inn
Siem Reap Claremont
Siem Reap Tara Angkor
Siem Reap Angkor Palace Resort

In Laos

Luang Prabang My Laos Home
Luang Prabang Villa Chitdara
Luang Prabang Maison Dalabua
Luang Prabang Satri House

In Myanmar

Yangon Hotel Esta
Bagan Kumudara Hotel
Mandalay Hotel Dingar
Yangon Grand United Ahlone Branch
Bagan Bawga Theiddhi Hotel
Mandalay Victoria Palace Hotel
Yangon Best Western Green Hill Hotel
Bagan Myanmar Treasure Resort
Mandalay Best Western Plus Eastern
Yangon Chatrium Royal Lake Hotel
Bagan Aye Yar River View
Mandalay Mandalay Hill Resort

If you don't have much time but still want to travel 4 countries together: Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia and Myanmar - you should pick this tour.

Do not worry if you can not follow this itinerary because you need to arrive and depart from different airports, just send us your plan and then we will adjust accordingly.

Myanmar Visa: you can apply e-visa on Myanmar goverment website - the Visa fee is 50USD

Cambodia Visa: you can apply Visa on arrival - Visa fee is 30USD

Laos Visa: you can apply Visa on arrival - Visa fee is 30USD

Vietnam Visa: we will prepare FREE Vietnam Visa letter for you and on arrival you just need to show the letter with 25USD for Visa fee

Our prices are valid for daily departures (except some special case as explained below) for group from 1 to 6 pax. If your party has more than 6 adults, please send us an email, we will advise our best price for your group.

For children, please note:

+ Children under 2 years old: Free of charge (maximum 2 adults with 1 child under 2 years old)

+ Children from 2 to 5 years old: 50% price of adults

+ Children from 5 to 11 years old: 75% price of adults

+ Children from 12 years old: as adult

Our prices are not valid for some special occasions and peak season as below:

° Christmas and New Year (normally, there will be surcharge for Gala Dinner on 24.Dec and 31.Dec Eves – applied for 4 and 5 star hotels)

° Easter Holidays - from 11.Apr.2018 - 19.Apr.2018 – some 5-star hotels in Hoian will have surcharge for Easter Holidays

° Vietnam Lunar New Year – from 13.Feb.2018 – 18.Feb.2018 – if you travel during this period, there will have surcharge for some services – we will advise you clearly at the time of booking

Inclusions

  • 13 day tour star from Yangon and end in Siem Reap.
  • 12 nights' accommodation.
  • Delight your taste buds with Vietnamese cuisine with 16 meals included.
  • Shuttle bus Hanoi - Halong Bay - Hanoi
  • 6 x domestic/ regional flights: Yangon - Bagan/ Bagan - Mandalay/ Mandalay - Yangon/ Yangon - Hanoi/ Hanoi - Luang Prabang/ Luang Prabang - Siem Reap (including 20 kg checked luggage and 7 kg handed luggage)
  • All airport transfers
  • English speaking guide (in each location you will have a different guide).
  • Entrance and sightseeing fees as stated in the itinerary.
  • VIETNAM VISA LETTER
  • Service charges and government VAT tax

Exclusions

  • International flight tickets – We would be happy to provide you with a quote for international flights. Flights from South Africa to Vietnam/ Laos/ Cambodia/ Myanmar are approximately $700-$1500 per person return. The actual price varies depending on departure city, time of year and luck of the draw! Let’s contact us for more details.
  • Vietnam visa stamp fee: 25USD per person
  • Cambodia Visa fee: 30USD per person
  • Laos Visa fee: 30USD per person
  • Myanmar E-visa: 50USD per person
  • Personal expenses (laundry, telephone, drinks, tip...)
  • Travel insurance

Customer Reviews

Based on 20 reviews

SimonCB

Cape Town, South Africa

"Wonderful holiday through Vietnam and Cambodia"

Oct 2017

It has been a great experience. Our holiday in Vietnam and Cambodia was fantastic. We explore all of Hanoi, Halong, Ho Chi Minh and Siem Reap. The guides and drivers work like clockwork, friendly and helpful. The cruise in Halong was superb, very comfortable in ... More +

Mathew and Wife

Johannesburg, South Africa

"Amazing Vietnam experience!"

Oct 2017

I and my wife are just home from our tour to Vietnam after nearly two weeks. It was an excellent job done by Alex and her team to organize everything perfectly. I'm happy with my drivers and tour guides especially Tom in Hanoi. He ... More +

Jurgens M

Cape Town, South Africa

"Great long, multi-city trip"

Sept 2017

We have recently returned from a trip through Vietnam and Cambodia. 14 day tour that took us from Saigon to Hanoi then Cambodia was amazing. Everything was very well organized. The guides always showed up on time, very knowledgeable and personable. All hotels were super ... More +

Lee Ann

Cape Town, South Africa

"You made us an amazing honeymoon"

Sept 2017

Thank you Julie for your arrangement. Our whole trip went very smoothly. The drivers and guides on the tours were all reliable, helpful and friendly. We love Mekong Delta tour, Halong Bay, Hue and Hoi An. We would turn around and recommend to anyone in ... More +

John Henry

Durban, South Africa

"A truly magical trip"

Sept 2017

The most wonderful 10 day trip of Vietnam. Everything was very well organized and ran so smoothly, including meeting me at my Hanoi hotel on my first day. All boutique hotels were beautiful with very friendly staff. We had the best transfer service. A big ... More +

Joddina Al

Johannesburg, South Africa

"Thank you, thank you"

July 2017

We just returned from a fantastic 3 week trip through Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia. It was a long trip but everything worked very smoothly. At every location, we were met by a driver and guide to take us to our hotel and to take us ... More +

Patrick Ln

Johannesburg, South Africa

"Fantastic tour and lovely arrangements"

July 2017

We had enjoyed very much our first trip to Vietnam. It was an amazing experience in Hanoi with millions of motorcycles, traffic was crazy but safe. We did a walking tour, tried Bia Hoi (kind of local beer), and BBQ in Hanoi old quarter which ... More +

Sheila

Bloemfontein, South Africa

"Now I said traveling solo in Vietnam is easy"

June 2017

Our first trip to a country completely unknown to me. I did not have to worry about any transportation and got picked up and dropped off at the airport. The guide in Hanoi Ms Ha spoke excellent English and was really knowledgeable about the history ... More +

Steve Alan

Johannesburg, South Africa

"Great trip and excellent organisation"

June 2017

We were so impressed with how punctual and effortless the trip was. From the moment we arrived, we were picked up and everything went smoothly. The guides were outstanding, friendly, enthusiastic, knowledgeable and a great credit to the company. We love Halong Bay and it ... More +

Amanda C

Cape Town, South Africa

"What a beautiful trip, fantastic tour guides"

Dec 2016

What a beautiful trip, we wouldn't have changed anything. This was our first holiday to Southeast Asia. We were met at the airport then taken around to see Hanoi by Jim. He even suggested us to try local street food and beer that was just ... More +

Lynne Elsabe

Cape Town, South Africa

"Amazing Vietnam & Cambodia holiday"

Dec 2016

We were very pleased with the services and everything went clock perfect? I actually still find it incredible. We can recommend everybody a visit to the charming Vietnam and magical Siem Reap in Cambodia. You have set such a high bench mark. I honestly wish ... More +

Tracy Cante

Bloemfontein, South Africa

"A holiday to remember"

Dec 2016

Everything about this experience was terrific.
- Sapa was just fantastic and the tour guide wonderful.
- Tour to Halong Bay was first class, food was delicious, amazing scenery.
- Hue visit to ancient temples was so informative.
- Resort we upgraded to in Hoi An was ... More +

Patricia HR

Johannesburg, South Africa

"A perfectly organised tour"

Sept 2016

Thanks Julie Le for all your hard work to organise our personalised tour. I and Thomas just wanted to let you know that the trip has been amazing. We had a most enjoyable time in Vietnam and Cambodia. Everything ran smoothly that we would always ... More +

Jennifer Whd

Durban, South Africa

"My best friend and I had a wonderful trip thanks"

Sept 2016

Thanks Tam Dang. Jenny and I had a wonderful and fun filled holiday. Absolutely no problems. The holiday began when met at the airport by an efficient friendly and welcoming driver. All the tours were punctual and well hassle free. Wonderful tour guides, nice and ... More +

Brian Joe

Centurion, South Africa

"Impressive and reliable"

Aug 2016

Vietnam and Cambodia were excellent because of the service me and my friends received. We only got to the Airport at Hanoi and the guide was at the terminal waiting for us. The tour guides had great knowledge of the areas and provided so much ... More +

Okicjoe

Pretoria, South Africa

"Exceptional services. We had a great time"

July 2016

The tour was really well organized. Each step was carefully executed and ran very smoothly. Our cruise in Ha Long Bay was a perfect arrangment to end our holiday. I wouldn't change an aspect of it. Good facilities used, quality transport and friendly, efficient and ... More +

Melanie Houley

Johannesburg, South Africa

"Just say woo excellent service and thank you"

July 2016

All our trips within Vietnam worked out perfectly. We thoroughly enjoyed it. All the meet and greet persons were on time, the guides were excellent especially Ms My in Hanoi and Tam in Hoian. We were lucky to get a free upgrade for room at ... More +

Linda Anne

Boksburg, South Africa

"Amazing tour, perfect organisation and services"

July 2016

Our group of six had an amazing time in Vietnam. The trip ran smoothly, from airport pick up to final airport drop off. The tour was a great balance of free time and tour activities. Everything from hotels, internal flights, guide and food was well ... More +

CarolineVp

Cape Town, South Africa

"Fantastic 12 day Vietnam and Cambodia"

June 2016

Thank you Alex for the great 12 day tour in Vietnam and Cambodia which you had tailor made for me and my husband. The trip was completely well planned, organised , exciting and so interesting! The guides were super friendly, helpful and knowledgeable. Nothing was ... More +

Janise Lesch

Johannesburg, South Africa

"Brilliant, wonderful trip"

June 2016

Just arrived back from our holiday in Vietnam. We had a wonderful trip in Vietnam from the north down to the south. All the things from hotels, flights, car, guide etc. worked seamlessly. Thank you so much Candy and Seni Tours for all your outstanding ... More +

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