Vietnam - Cambodia Explorer
9 days from $1420

Be enchanted by the lush beauty of Cambodia and the excitement of bustling Phnom Penh. See the sights by tuk-tuk in Siem Reap and go deep into the jungle as we explore the mysterious 12th-century Angkor Wat. Peer into Vietnam’s imperial past and descend into the Vietcong’s Cu Chi tunnels. Indulge in the delicious heritage, culture and cuisine of these fascinating Indochinese countries.

Transportation and Lodging

  • 7 nights in superior tourist class hotels or better, 2-share rooms with price bath/shower
  • One-way flight from Siem Reap to Ho Chi Minh City in economy class
  • All ground transportation by air-conditioned motor coach, as per itinerary
  • Airport transfers with purchase of AESU group airfare

Meals

  • Daily breakfasts as per itinerary
  • Four specialty dinners and one lunch including:
    • Traditional Cambodian dinner
    • Siem Reap dinner
    • Angkor Wat lunch
    • Vietnamese dinner & Saigon River Cruise
    • Farewell dinner

Activities & Admissions

  • Welcome orientation in Phnom Pehn
  • Choeng Ek Memorial & Toul Sleng Museum
  • Wat Phnom Buddhist Temple
  • Siem Reap Tuk Tuk trip
  • UNESCO World Heritage Site Angkor Wat
  • Banteay Srei Temples
  • Ta Prohm & Bayon Temple
  • Saigon River Cruise
  • Vietcong Cu Chi Tunnels
  • Cholon Market
  • Water Puppet Show

Sights

  • Phnom Penh Royal Palace, Silver Pagoda, National Museum, Killing Fields Memorial,Angkor Thom, Terrance of the Leper Kings, Ho Chi Minh’s Notre Dame Cathedral, the Presidential Palace, War Museum, floating markets and much more

Plus:

  • Private tour director for the entire duration of the land tour
  • All service charges and local taxes

Optional Extension to Ha Long Bay

  • 2 nights in superior tourist class hotels with private bath/shower, 2-share room
  • 1 night accommodation on junk (ship), based on 2-share
  • Daily breakfast as per itinerary
  • 1 brunch on board the junk cruise
  • 2 specialty dinners as per itinerary
  • One-way economy class airfare from Ho Chi Minh City to Hanoi
  • Ground transportation by private motor coach with local guide
  • Admissions as per itinerary
  • All transfers between airports, hotels and sightseeing points
  • All service charges and local taxes

CAMBODIA: Phnom Penh

  • Welcome orientation
  • Khmer ruins
  • Royal Palace
  • Hilltop Buddhist Temple Wat Phnom

CAMBODIA: Siem Reap, Angkor Wat

  • ‘Tuk tuk’ ride
  • Spider market
  • Traditional snacks - Crispy crickets
  • UNESCO World Heritage Site of Angkor Wat
  • Terrace of the Leper Kings

VIETNAM: Ho Chi Minh City

  • Saigon
  • Vietnamese dinner & cruise
  • Cu Chi Tunnels
  • Mekong Delta

VIETNAM: Hanoi, Ha Long Bay

  • Capital city of Vietnam
  • UNESCO World Heritage site Ha Long Bay
  • Bai Tho ‘junk’ overnight cruise
  • Grottos, caves and towering cliffs

Free Airport Transfers & Discount Airfare

When you book your airfare through AESU, you get these great benefits:

  • Free airport transfers overseas on tour start and return dates
  • Hassle free—we take care of all the details
  • Free quotes & competitive rates
  • Fly with fellow travelers
  • Flexible payment schedule
  • AESU can help with special flight requests too
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Optional Activities & Excursions Offered on Your Trip.

Have it your way and personalize your trip by adding fun, optional activities. These activities are not included in your land package price to allow free time for those who want to explore on their own. Rates have been specially negotiated with the suppliers and will include transportation to and from the event, where applicable. All options are based on a minimum number of travelers participating. Rates listed are approximate rates in US$ and are subject to change. Contact your tour director upon arrival overseas to book and pay for your options. Payment to tour director in cash in local currency.

If nothing listed below, check with your tour director overseas for possible options being offered.

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Half-day Ho Chi Minh City Tour
$25

Wander through ancient wonders including the Notre Dame Cathedral, Jade Emperor Pagoda and the former Presidential Palace.This guided tour is the perfect introduction to Ho Chi Minh City.

Cost includes guided walking tour.

Mekong Delta Sampan Boat Excursion
$50

Throw on a conical hat and float through the busy waters of the Mekong Delta on a sampan boat. You'll pass fishing villages and floating markets bustling with locals and tourists alike. Take in the beautiful jungle as you glide through narrow waterways.

Cost includes round trip transfer and sampan boat tour.

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What to do during your free time? For more details or current local events talk to your tour director or your local city guide. They are always the best source for free-time activities and offer great tips on restaurants or local hang-outs.

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Meals

Traveling on this trip will introduce you to some native cuisine, including local specialties.

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Hotels

We stay in superior tourist class hotels, all with private bath/shower in 2-share rooms. Our hotels have been specially selected for their European atmosphere, friendly hospitality, and cleanliness. Our hotels are centrally located or within a short walk of public transportation to take you to the landmark of your choice in the city you are visiting. (Why stay in remote cabins, hostels, or share your room with up to 6 people, when you can stay in a centrally located hotel?)

You'll be given a complete hotel address list with your final documents. Properties are subject to change and any substitutions would be the equivalent of those listed. *Single supplement only applies if single accommodations are requested. Independent hotel reservations, special tours and FIT tours always apply a single supplement. Please check your itinerary.

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PHNOM PENH HOTEL, Phnom Penh

Centrally located in Phnom Penh, the Phnom Penh Hotel features air conditioned rooms with views of the city and pool. Amenities include an outdoor pool, rooms with cable tv, four restaurants and a bar.

PRINCE D'ANGKOR HOTEL AND SPA, Siem Reap

Prince D'Angkor Hotel and Spa features an outdoor, salt-water pool, spa baths and a fitness center. All rooms include wooden flooring and Khmer-style furnishings, as well as a satellite tv. Located in Siem Reap's Old French Quarter, it is just a 10 minute walk to the Old Market, Pub Street and Angkor Night Market.

SAIGON PRINCE HOTEL, Ho Chi Minh

Located on Nguyen Hue Boulevard, Saigon Prince Hotel offers easy access to Ben Thanh Market, Saigon River, Museum of Ho Chi Minh, shopping and nightlife. Amenities include a gym, swimming pool, spa and wifi throughout the property.

Hanoi Royal Palace Hotel 2, Hanoi

Located right in the heart of Hanoi, the Royal Palace Hotel offers guests air-conditioned rooms with cable tv and wifi. Just a five minute walk will find you at Hoan Kiem Lake, and bicycles are available to rent from the tour desk.

Overnight Junk, Ha Long Bay

Cruise through Ha Long Bay on a traditional overnight Junk, replica of an ancient Asian sailing vessel. On-board dinner and brunch are included. Wake up with views of towering limestone and turquoise waters.

Vietnam - Cambodia Explorer - 9 Days$1420.00
Vietnam - Cambodia Explorer - 12 Days (9 Days PLUS Extension to Ha Long Bay)$2115.00
Click on a date below to get a quote or book online
Start In Phnom PenhEnd In Ho Chi MinhLand Only
2019
Jun 2  Jun 9$1420
Jul 28  Aug 4$1420
Sep 1  Sep 8$1420

Or call 800-638-7640 to speak with a travel expert

If you purchase your own airfare, book your overnight flight from the USA one day earlier than the tour start date listed above.

* Price per person based on a twin share room. If you're traveling alone, AESU will attempt to arrange for a 2-share room (same gender). Please see rooming policy. If you prefer a single room, a single supplement of $195 for the 9-day package, or $590 for the 12-day package, will apply.

AIRFARE

Gateway Cities

Fly into Phnom Penh, return from Ho Chi Minh City for the 9-day program, or return from Hanoi for the 12-day program.

Airfare is not included in land price. If you choose to book air with AESU, after receipt of your land booking, AESU will email you a quote with your tour confirmation invoice. You will have 72 hours to accept or decline airfare. (Or call AESU at 800-638-7640 for a quote prior to booking).

Book Airfare with AESU - FREE Airport Transfer

Purchase your airfare from AESU and receive free arrival/departure transfers from the airport to your hotel. We also try to book you on the same flights as others traveling on your tour. Land only participants BOOKING OWN FLIGHT OVERSEAS, DO NOT receive airport arrival/departure transfers. If you book land only with us, book your flights from the USA one day earlier than the tour start date. If you are not booking flights through AESU, we recommend not booking airfare until your tour is guaranteed (This will be noted on website with “guaranteed” next to tour start date).

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How to Book

Click on a date above to get a quote or make a reservation. You can make your $500 deposit ONLINE to confirm your space on the land tour. Full payment isn't due until 90 days before departure, and you or friends and family can make partial payments after you've booked (See NOTE below if within 90 days). Or you can scan/email or fax a booking form.

If you just want a quote and don’t want to secure a spot on the land program, select date above and click "Get a Quote" button on next page.

NOTE: Reservations to be paid in full 90 days prior to departure. Reservations received after this date are subject to availability and any airfare quote can only be held for 72 hours. Payment in full will be due upon receipt of invoice from AESU. A late booking fee of $100 per person will apply.

All prices reflect a cash discount (For full payment by credit card, there is a 4% processing fee.)

To download a copy of the Terms and Conditions Click here.

INSURANCE: We highly recommend travel insurance. You can get a quote and purchase online through Trip Assure. See the insurance link on AESU's website under Travel Tools or copy this link into your browser: https://www.tripassure.com/main/?welcome=AESU3922MD

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