Dep: Feb 2020 (Ex Cochin)
Explore Vietnam and Cambodia from India with Arooha
VIETNAM:- is a long, narrow nation shaped like the letter s. It is in Southeast Asia on the eastern edge of the peninsula known as Indochina. Its neighbours include China to the north and Laos and Cambodia to the west. The South China Sea lies to the east and south.
Vietnam has something for everyone in your Family. It is a destination for ancient monuments, cultural experiences, and (maximum importantly) delicious food. Vietnamese delicacies is fresh, fragrant, cooked quickly, and loaded with highly spiced fish sauce, shrimp paste, zingy chilli, and aromatic flavours like lemongrass, ginger, lime, and basil.
Vietnam’s transformation has been incredible. Before monetary and political reforms in 1986, it turned into one of the global’s poorest international locations; Vietnam now has a poverty fee under 6% and is one of the fastest-developing economies in Asia. Explore the beyond and the gift of Vietnam with our Vietnam Combodia Tour package. First, go to Ho Chi Minh City; it’s a present-day metropolitan complete with history, traveller attractions, and an exquisite vicinity if you want to begin your adventure in Vietnam and grasp what Vietnam is all about. It is also home to the Vietnam War Museum, A should see in Vietnam. Outdoor the small metropolis of Cu Chi, you’ll discover a Vietnam War-generation community of antique tunnels utilized by the Viet Cong that drove the United States forces in another country referred to as the Cu Chi Tunnel. Mekong Delta is where the mighty Mekong River, the twelfth longest river in the global, meets the ocean because it makes its way from the Tibetan Plateau through 6 international locations China, Myanmar, Laos, Thailand, Cambodia, and sooner or later, Vietnam. Take a boat ride on the Mekong river that covers regions of My Tho fish farm and four islands of Dragon, Unicorn, Turtle and Phoenix.
CAMBODIA: – the country on the Indochinese mainland of Southeast Asia. Cambodia is largely a land of plains and great rivers and lies amid important overland and river trade routes linking China to India and Southeast Asia.
Explore Cambodia, A must-visit country in the Asian continent that offers unique experiences. Cambodia provides an incredible amount of history and culture. From the gorgeous National Parks to the relaxing islands, nature is fantastic in Cambodia
Siem Reap is Cambodia’s central holiday destination . This town gives a gateway to the temples of Angkor. More than 100 Angkorian monuments unfold over a few 3000 rectangular kilometres of the nation-state across the city. Siem Reap keeps its small-city appeal, notwithstanding its popularity. It’s an active town with many sports and points of interest, active Psar Chas Market, humming cafes, bars, boutique stores and considerable nightlife. It’s also a great spot to go to the nearby floating villages at the Tonle Sap.
Upon arrival at Tan Son Nhat airport, met by our representative and transfer to hotel for check-in. A short sightseeing tour of Ho Chi Minh City (formerly Saigon): visit the War Remnants Museum, Hundred Years Red Cathedral (Notre Dame Cathedral), The Old Post Office and The People’s Committee Hall, shopping at Ben Thanh market and lacquer and handicaft center. Accommodation at hotel in Saigon.
After breakfast, you will depart for Cu Chi Tunnels, an intricate network of tunnels used during the Vietnam War. Here, you can explore the tunnels and understand what makes this place so fascinating. You even have the chance to try some tangy tea and cassava, the main provisions of Vietnamese guerrillas during the war. This is a great opportunity for those who wish to learn about the rich culture and history of Vietnam. Accommodation at hotel in Saigon.
After breakfast, drive to My Tho. Visit Vinh Trang pagoda. Then take a boat trip on Mekong river that covers areas of My Tho fish-farm and 4 islands of Dragon, Unicorn, Turtle and Phoenix. Visit Phoenix island, explore Dua Religion relics and manufacture of handicraft made from coconut trees. Continue to Thoi Son island. On arrival, visit traditional rice paper and coconut candy factory, walking along the rural village for visiting local house, where you can enjoy taste of seasonal fresh fruits, honey tea with many kind of jams while enjoy Southern traditional music show “Don Ca Tai Tu” - the lovely and romantic melody of one of local artists in Mekong Dalta. Rowing on sampans along the canals of Mekong river covered with shady water coconut trees. Lunch to be served with the Mekong Delta specialty. Return to Ho Chi Minh City in the afternoon. Accommodation at hotel in Saigon.
After breakfast, transfer to the airport for your flight to Siem Reap. Upon arrival, welcome by tour guide in Siem Reap, transfer to have lunch and check in hotel. Then visit Wat Thmei (Killing Field) contains a unique glass-walled stupa containing the bones of victims of the Khmer Rouge. Some of the bones were recovered from a nearby well while others are the remains of soldiers who died on a nearby battlefield. Come back to visit the "Les Artisans d'Angkor – Chantiers Ecole" the Finest Authentic Khmer Arts and Crafts. Overnight in Siem Reap!
Breakfast at hotel, explore South Gate of Angkor Thom known as Big Angkor, 3km2 walled and moated royal city and was the last capital of the Angkorian Empire, The famous Bayon Temple was an architectural muddle, in part because it was constructed in a somewhat piecemeal fashion for over a century. Terrace of the Elephants is an impressive, two and a half meter tall, 300 meter long terrace wall adorned with carved elephants and gradual that spans the heart of Angkor Thom in front of Baphuon - huge temple mountain in the heart of Angkor Thom, Royal Palace Area and Phimeanakas - impressive rite and sandstone pyramid. Terrace of the Leper King is at the north end of the Terrace of the Elephants, a double terrace wall with deeply carved nag as, demons and other mythological beings. Last you will visit Ta Prohm temple which is a wonderful combination of human genius and natural beauty! Giant trees have grown here for centuries and lunch at local restaurant! Afternoon visit Angkor Wat temple, the founder of the temple was Suryavarman II who reigned Cambodia from 1113 to 1152 and built the five towers in the 12th century to dedicate to the Hindu God Vishnu. The plan of the pyramidal conception of the temple combined with spaces, alleys, ditches is an ancient masterpiece of architectural design and construction. It is time to visit Pre Rup temple for a romantic sunset view. Dinner and have funny time at bars and pubs at Angkor night market! Overnight in Siem Reap!
Breakfast at hotel, free leisure on own arrangement until time transfer to airport for flight onwards! On the way if there is time we will visit Puok, the real and original place of the Artisans d’Angkor silk, where you will see the full process of silk producing, from the silk worms munch on the Mulberry leaves to spin their cocoons which used to make silk warp. You of course will see the weaving work and purchase the high quality silk products as a beautiful Cambodia souvenir. Straight to Siemreap airport for your departure!
Latest update: Indian travellers no longer need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result or vaccination certificate to travel to Vietnam. Airlines may have different requirements. You’ll need to isolate if you contract COVID-19 in Vietnam, and you’ll need to monitor your health closely if you’re in close contact. Public health measures (such as social distancing and mask-wearing) are in place but vary between provinces and could change at short notice. Actions could impact your ability to travel and access essential services. Follow the advice of local authorities.