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10-Day South Vietnam to Cambodia Tour

Delve Deeper into the Mekong Delta

This itinerary is designed for those seeking an immersive exploration of the Mekong River Delta, seamlessly connecting Vietnam and Cambodia via their waterways.

Over the course of 10 days, you go on a journey that blends south Vietnam's vibrant culture and the mesmerizing beauty of the Mekong Delta with the awe-inspiring grandeur of Cambodia's Khmer Empire and enigmatic Angkor Wat.

  • Days:10±
  • Best For:culture fans, adventurers
  • Departure date: up to you
  • Sample price:US$2,089 each (2 per room)*
  • Flights:SE Asia's included (international on request)

*The price is based on a private tour for 2 people. The cost for a customized private SE Asia tour from US$200/person/day

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South Vietnam to Cambodia Tour Map(Suggested Route)

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Tour Highlights

Crawl through the Cu Chi Tunnels — Relive 1948 Vietnamese wartime life.

rickshaw

Visit Cai Rang floating market and be sure to try a cup of coffee and snacks from a local boat shop.

Cai Rang floating market

Row along the meandering waterways of Tra Su Cajuput Forest.

Tra Su Cajuput Forest

See a different facet of the Mekong Delta beyond waterways, farmland, and floating market.

the brick kilns of vinh long

Savor the essence of Cambodia's culture at a traditional dinner and show.

apsara dinner show at angkok village

Hear the hidden story of Angkor Thom and marvel at the grandeur of Angkor Wat.

Angkor wat

Suggested Itinerary for Inspiration

Your preferences design the real journey. We're ready to customize a wonderful South Vietnam and Cambodia tour for you. This is to show you what's possible…

Day 1
Ho Chi Minh City Arrival
  • Upon arrival, your guide and driver will greet you at the airport and drive you to your hotel.
  • Take the rest of the day to adjust to jet lag or begin to explore the city on your own. Our knowledgeable guide will be able to advise you and provide ideas.
Day 2
Ho Chi Minh City Tour and the Cu Chi Tunnels
  • In the morning, embark on a speedboat journey to the renowned Cu Chi Tunnels. Once you arrive, explore the intricate network of underground passages, chambers, rooms, and booby traps, used by the Vietminh and Viet Cong.
  • In the afternoon, visit the must-sees of the city: Notre Dame Cathedral of Saigon, Central Post Office, and Reunification Palace.
  • Continue to the War Remnants Museum. The massive old military equipment in the museum reminds us of the price of war.
  • Experience Saigon's famed street coffee culture while your guide provides a brief language lesson as well as insights into Saigonese daily life. Then we'll return you to your hotel.
The Temple of Literature in Hanoi
Saigon Central Post Office
Day 3
Ho Chi Minh to Can Tho | Discover the Mekong Delta at Vinh Long
  • Depart in the morning on a 2-hour drive to Vinh Long in the Mekong Delta.
  • Visit the vibrant Vinh Long Market to witness a display of the Delta's abundance.
  • Board a local boat and cruise to a home restaurant on An Binh Island for lunch.
  • In the afternoon, explore a local pottery kiln where clay is used for pottery and brick production.
  • Navigate the narrow waterways of the Delta by rowboat, passing traditional wooden houses with thatched palm roofs, and observe locals engaging in farming and fishing.
  • Conclude the tour with a transfer to Can Tho.
the brick kilns in vinh long
Explore the Century-Old Brick Kilns of Vinh Long.
Day 4
Can Tho to Chau Doc | From Bustling Floating Market to Serene Forests
  • Embark on an early cruise to Cai Rang Floating Market, alive with large boats and bustling wholesalers. Watch as larger boats anchor, creating lanes for smaller ones weaving through. Explore a maze of boats offering fruits, like mangoes and bananas, and even floating pho vendors.
  • You will have the opportunity to sample local coffee and fresh seasonal fruit at the boat shops. After exploring the floating market, your guide will take you walking around a local morning market on shore to see the daily life of the people there.
  • Return to your hotel for breakfast. Check out of your hotel, and then you will be transferred to your Chau Doc.
  • Explore Tra Su Cajeput Forest in the cooler afternoon. Lush with plants and birds, this peaceful escape offers boating, trails, and bird watching. Relax on a scenic walking and boating tour.
Cai Rang Floating Market
A Glimpse of Cai Rang Floating Market
a local morning market on shore
Join the Locals in Making Vietnamese Spring Roll Rice Paper.
Day 5
Chau Doc to Phnom Penh by Speed Boat
  • After breakfast, head to Chau Doc pier to take Victoria speedboat to Phnom Penh.
  • Upon your arrival in Phnom Penh, your private guide and driver will transfer you to your hotel. Take the rest of the day to relax or explore the city on your own.
take Victoria speedboat to Phnom Penh
Take Victoria Speedboat to Phnom Penh
Day 6
Phnom Penh City Highlights Tour
  • Take a mind-provoking tour of Phnom Penh that covers the Royal Palace, Silver Pagoda and National Museum in the morning.
  • After lunch, we will take you to the Killing Fields of Choeung Ek and Tuol Sleng Prison Museum.
  • We'll stop at Central Market when you return to downtown Phnom Penh in the afternoon.
Phnom Penh Royal Palace
Visit the Royal Palace of Phnom Penh
Day 7
Phnom Penh to Siem Ream| Apsara Dinner Show
  • After breakfast, take an onward flight to Siem Reap. Our private airport transfers are included both sides of the flight.
  • In the evening, enjoy a delightful Apsara dinner show at Angkor Village.
Phnom Penh Royal Palace
The Apsara Theatre at Angkor Village
Day 8
A Full Day to Explore the Mysterious Angkor Temples
  • You will spend your day exploring the top temples of Angkor.
  • Discover the hidden story of Angkor Thom from your knowledgeable guide, then stroll among 200 carved smiling faces at Bayon Temple.
  • Discover Ta Prohm under towering trees, and walk through the extraordinary Preah Khan temple.
  • The grandeur of Angkor Wat will remind you of its illustrious past.
 Bangkok City Highlights attraction
The Ta Prohm
Day 9
Angkor Temples and Local Life Experience
  • Visit Banteay Srei, "the jewel of Khmer art".
  • Take an ox cart ride on a country road lined with palm trees and surrounded by rice fields.
  • Step into the less-visited-but-magnificent temple complex of Banteay Samre.
  • Learn how APOPO Rats have saved hundreds of lives and give a big hug to the "Hero Rat".
A Beautiful Beach in Phuket
The Banteay Srei
Day 10
Siem Reap Departure

Your unforgettable South Vietnam and Cambodia tour has come to an end. Your guide will transfer you to the airport for your flight back home. Thanks for traveling with Asia Highlights and we hope to help you again soon.

Ideas for Making This Trip Uniquely Yours

Special experiences can be added to brighten a honeymoon trip, a family vacation, a birthday, or satisfy personal interests.

sukhothai historical park
See A O Show in Ho Chi Minh City

For culture fans

a lady with pink dress
An Extension to Ancient Town Hoi An

For culture fans

Erawan waterfall
Quad Adventure in the Countryside of Siem Ream

For families or adventurers

Hand-Picked Hotels

We select hotels with style and local features. Let us know your preferences and we'll find your ideal hotel.

Liberty Central Saigon City Point
Liberty Central Saigon City Point
Victoria Chau Doc Hotel
Victoria Chau Doc Hotel
Hotel with Cambodian style in Siem Reap
White Mansion Phnom Penh
Khmer Mansion Residence
Khmer Mansion Residence Siem Ream

Tour Price:

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US$2,089 p/p(based on a private tour for 2 people)
  • The price is based on a private tour for 2 people during the low season.
  • The price varies based on program, travel date, number of people.
  • We could also price a tour including both 4-star and 5-star hotels for you.
  • The price for a child younger than 8 is approximately 80% of the adult's price.
  • We accept payments in multiple currencies (GBP, AUD, CAD, EUR...).

Price Includes:

  • Privately-driven air-conditioned vehicle with ample space (except where stated)
  • English-speaking local guide for the sightseeing
  • Attraction tickets and itinerary activities
  • Accommodation for all nights
  • Flights/trains between itinerary cities
  • Hotel breakfasts and itinerary lunches/dinners
  • 24/7 helpline while touring
  • Governmental taxes

Price Excludes:

  • International flights not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Meals not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Overweight luggage more than 20 kg per person
  • Visa fee, if applicable
  • Tips for guides and drivers
  • Personal expenses

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