Vietnam and Cambodia Family Tour 14 days
Vietnam and Cambodia are ideal destinations for families desirous of experiencing the true essence of Southeast Asia. This tour begins with highlights of Vietnam, plus an assorted mix of relaxed cycling, kayaking and cooking classes. Begin with two nights in Hanoi where you will visit the major city sites and the fascinating Old Quarter. Attend an evening performance at the Thang Long Water Puppet Theater. The next stop on your trip is a day trip to Halong Bay. This area boasts a spectacular natural environment with more than 3,000 tiny islands. You will have the option to swim or kayak in the beautiful clear waters. Next journey on to Hue where you will travel by dragon boat along the Perfume River to beautiful pagodas and royal tombs.
The following day, drive along the mountainous coast to Danang. From here, visit the nearby town of Hoi An, where you will visit a local school and speak to the students. You will then journey to HCMC (former Saigon) for a walking tour of the city’s most famous and historic landmarks. Also visit the Cu Chi Tunnels. Continue to the Mekong Delta, the heartland of Vietnam, where you will sample local fruit and produce and ride a small sampan along narrow canals. Next, fly to Cambodia ‘s wondrous Siem Reap, home to the ancient jungle-covered temples of Angkor. This temple complex was once the center of the great Khmer empire and now exists side by side with the mighty jungle. The sites of Angkor offer endless surprises and incredible natural cohabitation between man-made structures and the natural setting. Spend three nights here exploring the area by foot, car, and elephant