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14-Day Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos Itinerary: Premium Private Tour

Sync with Indochina's Heartbeat

This 14-day itinerary is designed for travelers making their first trip to Vietnam, Cambodia, and Laos. Travel across Vietnam from north to south, exploring Halong Bay, pretty ancient towns, historical cities, and the amazing Mekong Delta, immerse yourself in the mystery of Angkor Wat, and experience the lifestyle of Laos — a "lost paradise".

Your personal Asia Highlights travel adviser is ready to design an ideal tour for your interests, schedule, and budget. Leave all the hard work of planning a multi-country tour to your travel adviser, and just enjoy your trip!

  • Days:14±
  • Best For:First-timers
  • Departure date: up to you
  • Sample Price:US$3,169 each (2 per room)*
  • Flights:SE Asia's included (international on request)
  • Cancellation policy:100% refund! (up to 22 days before departure)

*The cost for a customized private SE Asia tour from US$200/person/day

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Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos Tour Map (Suggested Route)

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Tour Highlights

Here are the awesome attractions, the most must-do activities selected by Asia Highlights (AH Hand-Picked), and exclusive cultural experiences offered by Asia Highlights (Only With AH) included in this tour:

Explore the hidden alleys of the Old Quarter of Hanoi.

Old Quarter of Hanoi

Cruise through the Ha Long Bay onboard a luxurious Orchid Cruise, a smaller and more intimate experience than larger junks.

halong bay luxury cruise

Learn to cook authentic Vietnamese cuisine in Tra Que herb village, surrounded by lush greenery and vibrant flavors.

cooking class
the tag of ah hand picked

Taking a traditional boat ride through the canals of the Mekong Delta, discovering the region's unique farming and fishing culture.

take a wooden boat ride in mekong delta

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

angkor thom

Step into the less-visited but magnificent temple complex of Banteay Samre.

the sunset at Pre Rup temple
the tag of ah hand picked

Offering the first pot of rice to the monks in Luang Prabang, a sacred morning ritual deeply ingrained in local culture.

offer food to the monk
the tag of ah hand picked

Enjoy a breathtaking sunset cruise on the Mekong River aboard a traditional long-tailed boat.

Luang Prabang sunset cruise

Embark on an unforgettable journey to Elephant Village, including a 2-kilometer trek along the scenic Trail of Falls.

Elephant Village

Suggested Itinerary for Inspiration

Your preferences design the real journey. We're ready to create a wonderful Vietnam, Cambodia, and Laos tour for you.

Day 1
Hanoi Arrival, Vietnam

Arrive in the capital city of Vietnam; Hanoi welcomes you with a smile. Transfer to your hotel and relax.

Day 2
Hanoi's Cultures, History and Flavors
  • Visit the Vietnam Museum of Ethnology which will introduce you to 50-plus ethnic minority groups with colorful cultures and lifestyles.
  • Temple of Literature show you the influence of Chinese culture.
  • In Ho Chi Minh's Mausoleum, your guide will bring history to life.
  • Get around the Old Quarter by a rickshaw to immerse in the local people's life.
  • End your day with watching an water puppet performance, a uniquely northern Vietnamese art form.
the rickshaw in Hanoi
Explore the the Old Quarter of Hanoi
Day 3
Hanoi - Halong Bay, Cruise in a Breeze
  • Transfer to Halong Bay, Board the cruise boat.
  • Taste exquisite drinks and savor delicious food on board while enjoying the spectacular views.
  • Swim in the emerald waters of Tra Bau in Lan Ha Bay.
  • Join in interesting activities on board, such as cooking demonstrations and squid fishing.
Halong Bay Cruise
Unwind and reconnect with nature on your private balcony
Day 4
Halong Bay - Hanoi - Danang - Hoi An
  • In the morning, kayak in the Ao Ech area to discover Ha Long's hidden charm — Lan Ha Bay.
  • After brunch, transfer back to Hanoi when your cruise reaches the shore at noon.
  • Fly from Hanoi to Danang and then drive to the pretty and peaceful Hoi An.
A lady walking in the quiet alley
Kayak in Lan Ha Bay
Day 5
Vegetable Village and Cooking Class
  • Visit Tra Que Vegetable Village to observe local farmers working the organic fields using traditional methods.
  • Pick fresh sawtooth coriander and Vietnamese mint for your cooking lesson later today.
  • Learn the traditional methods of preparing and cooking Vietnamese food from scratch.
Vietnam Cooking Class
Make tasty food at the cooking class
Day 6
Old Memories of Hoi An, Fly to Ho Chi Minh
  • Measure Hoi An Ancient Town with your footsteps, your guide will lead you to Japanese Covered Bridge, Old House of Tan Ky and Fujian Assembly Hall.
  • Transfer to Danang airport and fly to Ho Chi Minh City.
Vietnam Cooking Class
Meet a beautiful Vietnamese lady in Hoi An anticent town
Day 7
Ho Chi Minh City Highlights
  • Visit the Reunification Palace, Notre-Dame Cathedral and the Central Post Office. Send out a postcard from the central post office and see how long it takes to reach your home.
  • Learn about the at the War Remnants Museum
Ho Chi Minh City skyline by the Saigon River
Ho Chi Minh City skyline by the Saigon River
Day 8
Ho Chi Minh - Siem Reap, Boat Ride in Mekong
  • Drive from Ho Chi Minh City to Cai Be, situated in the heart of Mekong Delta.
  • Take a ride on a motor boat to experience the Delta scenery, including a once-bustling floating market that is now smaller.
  • Have a leisurely sampan ride on picturesque canals.
  • Return to Ho Chi Minh City and fly to Siem Reap.
Mekong Delta Tour
The floating market in Mekong Delta
Day 9
Essence of Siem Reap
  • Explore Angkor Thom, Ta Prohm, Bayon Temple, and Angkor Wat . Your tour guide will share interesting insights and even divulge some secrets of Apsara (female celestial being) carvings.
monks in the temple
A monk entering a temple ruin in Angkor Wat
Day 10
Beyond the Center of Angkor Wat
  • Visit Bantey Srei which is situated in the jungles and built with pink sandstone, demonstrates the essences of Angkorian art.
  • Stop at a less-known ruin, Banteay Samre.
  • Visit the Cambodia Landmine Museum and learn about Aki Ra's lifelong efforts to eliminate landmines.
Banteay Srei
A sculpture in Banteay Srei: combat between Sugriva and Valin
Day 11
Siem Reap - Luang Prabang
  • Enjoy a lazy morning in Siem Reap before the flight to Luang Prabang, Laos.
  • Take a relaxing walk in the peaceful town of Luang Prabang.
Luang Prabang
The beautiful Xieng Thong Temple
Day 12
Charming Town of Luang Prabang
  • Participate in an important ritual: morning alms giving. To show respect, locals offer their first pot of sticky rice of the day to Buddhist monks, who walk a long distance barefoot into the town.
  • Visit the morning market of Luang Prabang, Xieng Thong Temple, the Traditional Art Exhibition Center and the Royal Palace Museum.
  • Hop on a traditional long-tail boat and cruise along the Mekong River. Relax and enjoy the stunning sunset views while sipping on a refreshing drink.
Luang Prabang
Monks walking in a line to collect alms in the early morning of Luang Prabang
Day 13
A Day of Elephant Encounters and Jungle Exploration
  • Visit Elephant Village, an elephant sanctuary operated by dedicated individuals who prioritize the protection and rehabilitation of elephants in Laos through responsible tourism.
  • Engage with these gentle giants, offering them treats and learning about their fascinating behaviors and habits.
  • Delve into the world of elephants by visiting the elephant hospital, museum, gallery, and dung paper making facility.
  • Venture into the heart of the jungle on a 2-kilometer trek along the Trail of Falls
  • Savor a picnic lunch at the camp restaurant, nestled amidst the tranquil forest surroundings.
Luang Prabang
Have a close encounter with elephant
Day 14
Luang Prabang Departure

After breakfast onboard, you will be transferred to the airport. Thanks for traveling with Asia Highlights and hope to see 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.

Erawan waterfall
Quad Adventure in the Countryside

For families or adventurers

rice growing
Farming Experience in Tra Que Village

For families

Erawan waterfall
Ho Chi Minh Long Tan NuiI Dat For Veterans Day Tour

For history fans

Hand-Picked Hotels

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

Hotel with nostalgic style in Hanoi
Hotel with nostalgic style in Hanoi
hotel in Ho Chi Minh
Central located hotel in Ho Chi Minh
hotel in hoi an
A riverbank resort in Hoi An
Hotel with Cambodian style in Siem Reap
Hotel with Cambodian style in Siem Reap
Boutique resort in Phnom Penh
Boutique resort in Phnom Penh
the garden of the hotel
Boutique hotel in Luang Prabang

Tour Price:

14 days from
US$3,169 p/p(with 4-star hotel options)
US$4,059 p/p(with 5-star hotel options)
  • 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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