Fascinating Vietnam, Cambodia & the Mekong - Ho Chi Minh City to Siem Reap

Begin in bustling Ho Chi Minh City with a walking tour of the city’s landmarks, a hands-on Vietnamese cooking class and a trip down the Cu Chi Tunnels. Then, start your cruise on the Mekong River with a visit to a colourful local market and a sampan builder. In Phnom Penh, take a tour of the city by private cyclo, with visits to the National Museum and the Royal Palace with its stunning Silver Pagoda. Visit the iconic Angkor temple complex near Siem Reap, including the spectacular Angkor Wat and the mesmerizing faces of Bayon.

Itinerary

Day 1

UK - Ho Chi Minh City

Meals included

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Depart the UK.

Day 2

Ho Chi Minh City

Meals included

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Welcome to Ho Chi Minh City, still known as Saigon to many. Hotel rooms are available for mid-afternoon check-in.

Day 3

Ho Chi Minh City

Meals included

  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

This morning, enjoy a walking tour of the city's famous and historic landmarks as you stroll through the heart of the city along Dong Khoi Street (formerly Rue Catinat) past Ho Chi Minh Square, the Municipal Theatre, the Central Post Office, and Notre Dame Cathedral. Stop at the Rex Hotel for a refreshing drink at the popular rooftop bar where the U.S. Military held the infamous 'Five O'Clock Follies' during the war. Next, visit the War Remnants Museum followed by Ben Thanh market, the largest and oldest in the city. For lunch, participate in a hands-on Vietnamese cooking class. Head into the classroom and learn how to prepare different local dishes and the techniques necessary to recreate them once you return home. Later sample your delicious creations. The afternoon is at your leisure to explore this lively city. Tonight, enjoy a special welcome dinner.

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