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CAMBODIA + SOUTH OF VIETNAM
GROUP INDIVIDUAL REGROUPÉ
CIRCUIT TEMPLES ANGKOR + SOUTH OF VIETNAM
7 days 6 nights on site
Reception and transfer to the hotel. This afternoon, we propose you a stroll along the water ... Embark on a cruise on Lake Tonlé Sap, the largest freshwater lake in Southeast Asia. Registered with UNESCO's natural heritage, it is home to an ecosystem of great diversity. You will enjoy discovering along the shore of numerous fishing villages that follow one another. You will visit a floating village, a local school and a fishing village. Return to Siem Reap. Dinner in town and overnight at the hotel.
Breakfast. For nearly 600 years of Khmer rule over the region, many temples will emerge. The flamboyant story of the Kingdom of Angkor began in the 9th century and ended in the 15th century. Today, more than a hundred are listed and restored. It is impossible to visit them all, but we have selected the most spectacular ones. You will begin the visit of this exceptional site by the city of Angkor Thom, royal city whose ramparts were constructed by Jayavarman VII. Then you will continue to the Bayon, the central temple of the city, the Baphuon, the Terrace of the Leper King, located north of the Elephant Terrace.
After lunch, visit the Ta Prohm temple, built in the style of the Bayon at the end of the 12th century and known for its intertwining trees that cover a large part of the temple. Finally, you end the day with a visit to the most accomplished and impressive temple: Angkor Wat! It is the symbol and the best example of the Khmer architectural refinement. From here you can enjoy the sunset. Apsara dance show. You will be bewitched by the dancers who with each gesture of the hands symbolizes the main stages of life and thus tell you the history of Cambodian culture. Overnight at the hotel.
Breakfast. Depart early in the morning by road to Phnom Penh. Located in the southern half of the country, at the confluence of the Tonle Sap and the Mekong, the capital of Cambodia is not lacking in attractiveness!
Lunch on arrival. To enjoy the atmosphere of this city, you will visit these most emblematic sites: the Wat Phnom temple, the Royal Palace, the Silver Pagoda and finally its National Museum. Dinner in town and overnight at the hotel.
Breakfast. 08.30am Departure to Saigon (without guide) by road by bus (Mekong Express bus).
Free lunch on the way. Arrival in Saigon around 15:30 - 16:00. Welcome and transfer to your hotel. Free dinner.
Breakfast. 08:30 am the guide will welcome you to the hotel, a tour of orientation: colonial quarters, Notre Dame Cathedral, the Central Post Office, exterior view of the Reunification Palace and the Jade Emperor Pagoda, Chinese influence.
Lunch then visit of the Chinatown, temple of Thien Hau, district of medicinal plant.
Dinner cruise on the Saigon River. Overnight at the hotel.
Departure for the Mekong Delta. Visit of the Caodaist Temple in Cai Be, Caodaism is a religion created by a Vietnamese, an assimilation of all religions: Buddhism, Chistianism, Confucianism etc. We also venerate Victor Hugo and Joan of Arc ... ...
Boarding a boat for a river trip on an arm of the Mekong, passing by the islets covered with a luxuriant flora. Stop on an islet, visit the coconut confectionery factories: sweets, popcorns, rice cakes etc ... then walk in the orchards; Stop in a house of inhabitant for a tasting of tropical fruits. You will attend the presentation of songs and music typical of the Mekong Delta. Lunch at the local restaurant with specialty: fish Elephant elephant. On the way to Can Tho. Having dinner. Overnight at the hotel.
Breakfast. Early in the morning, boat trip to one of the largest and lively floating market "Cai Rang". This market is open all day, merchandise boats, small canteen boats, wholesale buyers, in detail, can be compared as a market on land, a particular culture of the Mekong Delta. Return to land then transfer to Saigon, transfer to the airport for your departure. End of services.
Day 1: Siem Reap arrival (D)
Day 2: Siem Reap (B, L, D)
Day 3: Siem Reap - Phnom Penh (B, L, D) (310 kms)
Day 4: Phnom Penh - Ho Chi Minh (B) (270 kms)
Day 5: Ho Chi Minh (B, L, D)
Day 6: Ho Chi Minh City - Cai Be - Cantho (B, L, D)
Day 7: Cantho - Ho Chi Minh / Departure