11 day Southern Vietnam with Cambodia tour and flights

11 day Southern Vietnam with Cambodia tour including return international flights, accommodation, transfers, breakfast daily, in-depth sightseeing and more.

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  • 11 day Southern Vietnam with Cambodia tour and flights
  • 11 day Southern Vietnam with Cambodia tour and flights
  • 11 day Southern Vietnam with Cambodia tour and flights
  • 11 day Southern Vietnam with Cambodia tour and flights
  • 11 day Southern Vietnam with Cambodia tour and flights
  • 11 day Southern Vietnam with Cambodia tour and flights
  • 11 day Southern Vietnam with Cambodia tour and flights
  • 11 day Southern Vietnam with Cambodia tour and flights
  • 11 day Southern Vietnam with Cambodia tour and flights
  • 11 day Southern Vietnam with Cambodia tour and flights
  • 11 day Southern Vietnam with Cambodia tour and flights
 

Highlights

 

Immerse yourself in the beauty of South East Asia, with an incredible 11 day Southern Vietnam with Cambodia tour.

Explore the city of Ho Chi Minh City, visiting the sights of the Notre Dame Cathedral, War Remnant Museum and the bustling Ben Thanh market. Unearth the eeriness of the Cu Chi Tunnels and learn about their importance during the Vietnam War. Spend a couple of days wandering around this lively city, before boarding your flight to Siem Riep.

Discover the mystical Angkor Temples, starting at the stunning Angkor Wat, before continuing on to the ancient Ta Prohm Monastery. Travel to Phnom Penh, taking in the amazing rice fields as you go. Reflect on the history of the Khmer Rouge takeover, and how this piece of history has affected the lives of many Cambodian locals.

 
 

Day 1: Australia –airplane-takeoff– Ho Chi Minh City 

Depart from Australia to Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. On arrival, you will be met and transferred to the hotel for your check in.

Day 2: Ho Chi Minh City (B)

This morning is spent discovering Saigon with highlights such as, Notre Dame Cathedral, Post Office, War Remnant Museum and soaking up the atmosphere at Ben Thanh market, one of Ho Chi Minh’s liveliest areas.

Afternoon is free of leisure for your own exploration. You may sign up for the following optional activity.

Optional tour (at own expense): Saigon Unknown Parts

Join us on a guided tour to discover the lesser known parts of Saigon. To get us started we will board a coach for 20 minute drive to the Saigon riverside in District 3 where we find a local floating fruit market. Walk along to learn about a variety of tropical fruits grown in the Mekong Delta and transported here daily by boats. The exploration also includes the colorful flower market nearby. From here we will walk along the narrow alleys of the Old Saigon, stopping at a special local café where the owner still prepare the coffee in the way as it was decades ago. Take a cup while interacting with the locals all around then transfer back to the hotel.

Day 3: Ho Chi Minh City – Cu Chi Tunnels (B,L)            

Today we visit Cu Chi Tunnels. During the Vietnam War, guerrilla fighters built a labyrinth of narrow tunnels, using them to hide in during bombing raids and to stage surprise attacks. Today, the remaining tunnels have become a major tourist attraction, giving visitors a unique understanding of what life was like during the Vietnam War.

Following lunch at a local restaurant, you’ll be transferred back to the city where lecture of “Traditional Wedding Anniversary” is conducted by our guide. It may be arranged either in the hotel or a café, depending on the group size. 

The evening is free of leisure. However, the following optional tour is encouraged if you want to have some special experiences with us.

Optional tour (at own expense): Vespa Adventure tour

Discover Saigon’s nightlife on the back of a vintage Vespa scooter. You will be picked up at your hotel and start off your amazing night with some cocktail appetizer at café Zoom. Afterward, enjoy some Saigon’s best authentic local food, followed by a stop at a Vietnamese- style coffee shop featuring live music bar where local people party.

Day 4: Ho Chi Minh City (B)

Enjoy a day of leisure to explore Ho Chi Minh City.

Optional tour (at own expense): Travel to Ben Tre to discover the unique lifestyle of inhabitants living along the Mekong Delta. Board your cruise on Ben Tre River (one of the tributaries of Mekong River) before stopping at a brickwork to see how bricks are made in traditional style by printing and baking. Next, visit a coconut processing workshop located along canal. Turn on natural scissors creeks where they look smaller and smaller which will lead to a local village. Walk to family workshop to observe sleep mats being made while enjoying some fruits and tea. Then you’ll take a motor cart or cycle under shady trees, pass by green rice fields and vegetable plains all while getting a feel for the life and tropical culture from Peasants. Lunch is served at a riverside restaurant. In the afternoon, you’ll take a row-boat along water palm creek and then boat back to Hung Vuong Pier, where your transport is waiting back to Ho Chi Minh City. Lunch will be included on your Mekong Delta tour.

Lunch will be included if you buy the Mekong Delta tour. 

Day 5: Ho Chi Minh City (B)

Today is free to do what you like or just relax yourself. 

Optional tour (at own expense): See Saigon at Dawn

Experience the lives of the local Saigonese community with a walk throughout the park. Whilst there, witness the morning rituals that people perform to start their day, from Tai Chi to bird cafes. This walk is sure to further immerse you in the local life of Ho Chi Minh City. 

Day 6: Ho Chi Minh City airplane-takeoff– Siem Reap (B)

Today you will be transported to Saigon airport for your flight to Siem Reap, Cambodia. On arrival at Saigon airport, you will be greeted and transferred to your hotel. The remainder of the day is at leisure. 

Optional tour (at own expense): Sunset tour over Angkor Thom

This optional tour picks up the best moment to enjoy Angkor Thom at Sunset. The trip starts when our guide welcomes you at the hotel lobby. Hop on a bus for the transfer to the South Gate of Angkor Thom where you will be strongly impressed with its magic old doors and artifacts. Time for photo op and listen to the guide interesting stories. Then, embark on an Angkor gondola, a replica of a traditional Khmer boat, which is propelled with a wooden paddle by an experienced oarsman. Glide gently along the Southern Angkor Thom’s moat while admiring the sunset over Angkor Archaeological Park. Once you reach the southwest corner of the Ancient City, disembark near one of the four temples called Prasat Chrung and hike with your guide to the ruined building, constructed in the late 12th century. Walk under the shade of trees to the top of the gate, where a sunset viewpoint awaits. During your visit, learn about the four small sandstone temples, which were dedicated to a bodhisattva and designed in the style of Prasat Bayon, the magnificent temple at the center of Angkor Thom. Stay late and then transfer back to the hotel where you will spend the rest of the day at your leisure.

Day 7: Siem Reap – Angkor Temples (B)

Spend a full day discovering the mystical Angkor temples. Your day starts with a visit to Angkor Wat, then we will visit the ancient Ta Prohm Monastery.

In the afternoon, visit Angkor Thom (the Great City) beginning by the west gate and the famous Bayon of the 12th and 13th centuries. Then, journey to the Elephant Terrace and the raised Leper King Terrace, built in the 12th century and which features many beautifully sculptured Apsaras. Tonight is at leisure.

Day 8: Siem Reap – Phnom Penh (B)

You are free time at leisure in the morning before your journey by bus to Phnom Penh. Spend your five-hour-driving through the rice fields and visit Kampong Cham on the road also. 

Late afternoon, you arrive in Phnom Penh and check in your hotel where the rest of the evening is at leisure.

Day 9: Phnom Penh (B,L)

This morning we take in everything Phnom Penh has the offer, The Royal Palace, Silver Pagoda and Wat Ounalom. Afterwards, enjoy shopping for unique souvenirs at Central Market. Over lunch we watch the royal dance rehearsal by the Apsara Arts Association.

Later, journey to the place where journalists camped on the eve of the Khmer Rouge takeover. Tour the Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum, a former school that served as Khmer Rouge prison, before heading to the Choeung Ek Killing Field. This is an opportunity to reflect, remember and pay respect to all those whose lives were affected by this tragic part of Cambodian history.

Day 10: Phnom Penh –airplane-takeoff– Australia (B)                                              

Today you are free at leisure before your transfer to the airport for your flight home.

Day 11: Australia 

Arrive home in Australia this morning.

 

Inclusions

 
  • Return airfares with Vietnam Airlines – a full service carrier including luggage
  • Internal flight to Cambodia 
  • All transfers within Vietnam and Cambodia 
  • Accommodation on a twin share basis
  • Breakfast daily plus 2 x lunch 
  • Dedicated air-conditioned transportation
  • English speaking tour guides throughout
  • Sightseeing as per the itinerary 
  • All site entrance fees as per the itinerary 

Highlights:

  • Explore the infamous Cu Chi Tunnels and learn how these tunnels were created and used during the War
  • Experience Ho Chi Minh City and its best sights including Notre Dame Cathedral and War Remnant Museum 
  • Enjoy a full day discovering the mystical Angkor temples
  • Discover The Royal Palace and take in everything that Phnom Penh has to offer
 

Fine Print

 

 How to book:

To book your Tour:

  • Within 72 hours of completing your booking request online you will receive an email from our Travel Partner which will include a link to complete their mandatory booking form.
  • Our Travel partners booking form must be completed to secure your requested travel date.
  • If your requested date of departure is not available, the tour supplier will contact you directly.
  • Completion of this booking form will allow the tour supplier to secure air tickets and tour components.
  • Voucher valid for 1 person (must purchase 2 vouchers)

Deposit Information:

  • A deposit of $820/$1,120/$1,320 per person is due at the time of purchase in order to secure your date.
  • All peak season surcharges, interstate surcharges (if applicable) and single supplements (if applicable) are also due at the time of purchase and will be reflected at the checkout stage.
  • Final Payment is due 120 days prior to travel and will be collected by our Travel Partner. If you book within 120 days of travel, you will be sent an invoice within 7 days for final payment.
  • Up to 12 Months Interest Free available: https://exclusives.webjet.com.au/up-to-12-months-interest-free/
  • Invoices will be emailed to you in advance and it is your responsibility to ensure payments are made prior to the due date
  • Should payment not be received by the due date, your booking will be cancelled and all prior payments will remain strictly non-refundable. 
  • Your tour is subject to availability at the time of your booking. We advise you to book early to avoid disappointment

Tour Excludes: Travel insurance, Tipping, Visas and anything which is not mentioned in the itinerary or ‘Optional’

Single Supplement:

$380 per person in addition to the twin share voucher.

You will be contacted by our Travel Partner after submitting your booking form to pay the single supplement. 

Triple Share: Not available 

Group Sizes: 2 -30 people 

Accommodation: 

Saigon: Lavender Boutique Hotel or similar
Siem Reap: Lotus Blanc Hotel or similar 
Phnom Penh: V Hotel Phnompenh Hotel or similar 

Optional Tours:

Saigon Unknown Parts: $35 per person 
Saigon after Dark Vespa Tour: $170 per person
Mekong Delta 1 day: $130 per person
See Saigon at Dawn: $25 per person
Saigon Dinner Cruise: $85 per person

You will be contacted after submitting your booking form to book any optional tours. 

For more information see the itinerary.

Land Only: Not available 

Tipping: tips and gratuities are not included in the package and are at your own discretion (as a guide, approx. AUD $5-$10 per person, per day as per the industry standard). While not compulsory on your trip, tips can make a big difference to locals employed in the tourism industry. 

Travel Insurance: We strongly recommend that all customers purchase Travel Insurance as soon as they make a purchase on our website. Help cover yourself for the unexpected with great value Webjet Travel Insurance, we highly recommend it. Click here for a quote.

Visas: Visas are not included. It is the traveller’s responsibility to ensure they meet the visa requirements for the country they are visiting. Webjet Exclusives is unable to provide visa advice.

For Visa assistance, please visit Webjet’s Travel Visa Service page

Any deposits paid at the time of purchase are non-refundable.

 

Travel Dates

 

 

2019: 

13 January**
10 February**
17 February**
3 March* 
10 March* 
17 March*
24 March*
7 April*
14 April* 
21 April* 
28 April*
May
14 May
20 May
28 May
4 June
10 June 
18 June 
24 June
2 July
8 July
16 July
22 July 
30 July
6 August
12 August
20 August
26 August
2 September
10 September 
16 September 
24 September 
30 September
8 October*
14 October*
22 October*
28 October*
4 November*
12 November* 
18 November* 
26 November* 

* Departures in March, April, October, November & December incur a peak season surcharge of $200 per person.

** Departure in January and February will be surcharge $800

Bookings not accepted when within 65 days of departure

Availability on Departure Dates listed in Fine Print is subject to change. True availability is shown on the availability calendar after clicking on the BUY NOW button

 

Flight Information

 

Airline:

  • Return economy airfare with Vietnam Airlines a full service carrier
  • Including a minimum of 1 x checked bag up to 30kg per passenger.
  • One return airfare is supplied per voucher.
  • Names cannot be changed once flights have been booked. Once we receive your form and your dates are available, your booking will be completed – no further changes will be possible.
  • The airfare remains non-refundable at all times.

Flights:

  • Some flights may depart a day before the itinerary and involve up to 2 transits. These changes are beyond our control and are subject to availability and airline schedule changes.
  • Full names (First, Middle & Surname) as per passport must be provided for ticketing. Passport Details are also required at time of booking in order to confirm your flights. 
  • Once your flights are confirmed and ticketed, flights are non-refundable and non-changeable.
  • Flight itineraries will not be provided until 30 days prior to departure, along with final documentation.
  • All flights have been booked to meet minimum connection times as per airline policy and fare rules.

Arriving early/Extending your trip: $200 per person (subject to availability and applicable fare difference). If you wish to alter or extend your trip, please purchase your voucher first and submit a request on your booking form. We will then provide quotations for any alternations or extensions. Should you wish to proceed any additional charges will be collected. However if you are unhappy with the options a full refund of the voucher will be provided. This fee does not include accommodation.

Business Class Upgrade: From $1,899 per person (international flights only). You will be contacted after submitting your booking form if you wish to upgrade.

 

 

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Package Inclusions
  • Return airfares with Vietnam Airlines 
  • Internal flight to Cambodia 
  • All transfers within Vietnam and Cambodia 
  • Accommodation on a twin share basis
  • Breakfast daily plus 2 x lunch 
  • Dedicated air-conditioned transportation
  • English speaking tour guides throughout
  • Sightseeing as per the itinerary 
  • All site entrance fees as per the itinerary 
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