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Images of Indochina & Angkor Wat 2021


13 days from $7,795 per person

Limited to 18 guests

Immerse yourself in the historical, cultural and culinary treasures of four countries — Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos and Thailand — on a single, comprehensive journey through Southeast Asia that includes watching the sun rise over Angkor Wat.

A&K Advantages

  • Experience the complex history of Vietnam, north and south, from the infamous “Hanoi Hilton” to the Cu Chi Tunnels, where you meet with a former Vietcong soldier
  • Discover a tranquil corner of Ha Long Bay, gliding among its stunning limestone islands and watching sunset and sunrise, on a relaxing overnight cruise
  • Rise early for a cyclo ride through Ho Chi Minh City’s streets, observing local life, stopping for coffee and savoring sensational pho at a little-known culinary hot spot
  • Spend two days in Siem Reap with your expert local guide, exploring Angkor Wat, Bayon Temple and Ta Prohm Temple
  • Connect with serene Luang Prabang, joining locals in their home for a baci ceremony and taking part in an alms-giving tradition that immerses you in the community’s spiritual life

Itinerary at a Glance

Day 1
Arrive Hanoi, Vietnam
Day 2
Hanoi | Exploring the Historic Old Quarter
Day 3
Ha Long Bay | Cruising Among the Karsts
Day 4
Ha Long Bay & Ho Chi Minh City | Sunrise Tai Chi
Day 5
Ho Chi Minh City | Vibrant, Evocative Saigon
Day 6
Ho Chi Minh City | Design Your Day
Day 7
Siem Reap, Cambodia | Mysterious Ta Prohm
Day 8
Siem Reap | Sunrise over Angkor Wat
Day 9
Siem Reap | Hidden Temples & Treasures
Day 10
Luang Prabang, Laos | Living Temples
Day 11
Luang Prabang | Giving & Receiving
Day 12
Bangkok, Thailand | Along the Chao Phraya River
Day 13
Depart Bangkok

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Myanmar Post-Tour Extension 6 days from $2,495 per person Learn More
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Travel Privately with A&K | This itinerary is available as a private journey, Signature Indochina & Angkor Wat.

Day 1
Arrive Hanoi, Vietnam

Arrive in Hanoi, the capital of Vietnam, and transfer to your colonial-style hotel.

Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi
Day 2
Hanoi | Exploring the Historic Old Quarter

Hanoi is the country’s cultural heart, bearing traces of centuries of changing dynasties. Visit Ho Chi Minh’s house, a simple structure that served as home to the revolutionary guerrilla leader. After lunch, visit the infamous “Hanoi Hilton” prison, where American prisoners of war were once confined. Ride Like a Local by cyclo through the city’s Old Quarter. This evening, gather with your fellow guests for a welcome dinner.

Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 3
Ha Long Bay | Cruising Among the Karsts

Travel to Hai Phong, where you board ‘Orchid’ for a cruise of picturesque Ha Long Bay. Relax on deck as ‘Orchid’ snakes her way past countless islets, their striking karsts (limestone formations) rising dramatically from the emerald waters. Disembark on Cat Ba Island and discover Trung Trang Cave’s intricate features, formed over millennia. Back on board ‘Orchid,’ view the sunset framed against the Gulf of Tonkin shoreline, followed by dinner aboard.

'Orchid'
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 4
Ha Long Bay & Ho Chi Minh City | Sunrise Tai Chi

Greet the day on deck with sunrise tai chi overlooking the bay. Set out for an early morning kayak excursion among the towering limestone pinnacles. Return for brunch on board as ‘Orchid’ sails home to port in Hai Phong. Back on terra firma, proceed to Hang Kenh temple and take in a local water puppet show. Later, transfer to Hanoi and fly to Ho Chi Minh City, the former Saigon, where you settle in at your hotel.

The Reverie Saigon
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Day 5
Ho Chi Minh City | Vibrant, Evocative Saigon

Recently experiencing a resurgence of art and culture, Ho Chi Minh City is a lively, evocative hub of activity. Rise early for a carefully curated, A&K-exclusive experience that starts with a cyclo ride through the streets, as the city slowly comes to life. Stroll through Tao Dan Park, a neighborhood gathering place, and then enjoy specialty Vietnamese coffee at a local shop. Changing from cyclo to vehicle, continue along Nguyen Dinh Chieu Street to visit a little-known, hard-to-find weapons bunker. Round out your morning exploration of local life by sampling some of the city’s most sensational pho at one of its best-kept-secret restaurants. Return to your hotel to enjoy the rest of the morning at leisure. At lunch, participate in a Chef’s Table experience where you try your hand at making bahn khot, a savory Vietnamese pancake. This afternoon, view examples of the city’s colonial legacy, including Reunification Palace and the Central Post Office, and then explore a Cao Dai temple to get in touch with southern Vietnam’s spiritual side. Tonight, gather for dinner at a local culinary hot spot.

The Reverie Saigon
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 6
Ho Chi Minh City | Design Your Day

Today, venture outside of the city to explore the Cu Chi Tunnels and speak with a former Vietcong soldier, learning how this vast subterranean network was used to conceal and support a stealthy underground fighting force. This afternoon, enjoy one of these Design Your Day activities.

Visit the War Remnants Museum to view photographs from Bunyo Ishikawa, a Vietnam War photojournalist.

Explore the City’s Bustling Culinary Scene, sampling traditional dishes prepared by local street-food vendors.

Stroll Ben Thanh Market & Craft Boutiques to discover the latest in trendy shops and local market life.

Return to your hotel, where the rest of your afternoon and evening are at leisure.

The Reverie Saigon
Meals: Breakfast
Day 7
Siem Reap, Cambodia | Mysterious Ta Prohm

Fly to Siem Reap, the town nearest to Angkor Thom and Angkor Wat. Begin your exploration of Ta Prohm, where the roots of great trees seem to have spilled over the roof of this iconic stone temple. Enjoy an evening at leisure.

Belmond La Résidence d'Angkor
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Day 8
Siem Reap | Sunrise over Angkor Wat

Rise early this morning to experience the incomparable serenity and inspiration of watching the sun rise over mystical Angkor Wat before exploring the vast temple complex with your expert local guide. Return to your hotel for breakfast and time to relax. This afternoon, visit Angkor Thom, the last capital of the Khmer kingdom, and Bayon Temple, its 172 large-scale faces — bearing beguiling smiles — representing gods, goddesses, and other beings from classical poems and mythology. This evening, take a tranquil gondola cruise on the Angkor Thom moat while sipping a cool drink on a Scenic Sundowner.

Belmond La Résidence d'Angkor
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
Day 9
Siem Reap | Hidden Temples & Treasures

Today, explore a less-visited temple — Banteay Srei, known as the “Citadel of Women.” Learn about the essential work of the Cambodia Clean Water Project, an A&K Philanthropy project that builds pumping wells in rural communities throughout the country. After lunch at a local restaurant, bid farewell to Cambodia as you fly to Luang Prabang.

Belmond La Résidence Phou Vao
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Day 10
Luang Prabang, Laos | Living Temples

Step back in time for a day as you explore charming Luang Prabang and its tranquil streets. Begin with a visit to the National Museum, once a royal palace. Then, follow quiet back lanes to the beautiful Heuan Chan Heritage House. After a refreshing tea in the gardens, proceed to the enchanting Wat Xieng Thong, a Buddhist Temple noted for its “Tree of Life” wall mosaic, and then visit Wat Khili. Later, join your fellow guests for a relaxing sunset cruise along the tranquil and iconic Mekong River before gathering for dinner.

Belmond La Résidence Phou Vao
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
Day 11
Luang Prabang | Giving & Receiving

Rise very early to give alms to Buddhist monks, putting you in touch with the local culture and community. Return to your hotel with some time to relax and pack. After lunch, join locals in their home for a baci ceremony — a good-luck ritual for a safe onward journey that is part of the local culture — before flying to Bangkok, Thailand’s bustling capital.

The Peninsula Bangkok
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Day 12
Bangkok, Thailand | Along the Chao Phraya River

Visit the sprawling Grand Palace, a complex that is the historic Siamese court, home to Thailand’s most important shrine, the green-jade Emerald Buddha. Also visit the Queen Sirikit Museum of Textiles to view a dazzling array of finely detailed local fabrics. Your afternoon is at leisure. Tonight, gather for a farewell dinner of Thai specialties.

The Peninsula Bangkok
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
Day 13
Depart Bangkok

After breakfast, transfer to the airport to begin your Myanmar post-tour extension or depart for home.

Meals: Breakfast

Travel Privately with A&K | This itinerary is available as a private journey, Signature Indochina & Angkor Wat.

Myanmar Post-Tour Extension

Visit the Reclining Buddha and Shwedagon Pagoda, enjoy a hot air balloon flight, and float among gardens on Inle Lake.

Asia Bagan Stupas Myanmar Extension

6 days from $2,495 per person

Single Supplement from $995 per person

Internal air from $935

Bangkok/Yangon/Bagan/Heho/Yangon

Available to add to select departure dates. 
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Day 1

Fly to Yangon, Myanmar. Visit the Reclining Buddha and Shwedagon Pagoda.

Belmond Governor's Residence
Meals: Dinner
Day 2

Fly to Bagan. Stop at a lacquerware workshop and Ananda Pagoda. View temple ruins from the back of a horse cart.

Aureum Palace Hotel & Resort, Bagan
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Days 3-4

Enjoy a hot air balloon flight over Bagan. Fly to Heho, and float among villages and gardens on Inle Lake. Stroll the Fifth-Day Market, and visit a weaving factory and a silversmith.

Aureum Palace Hotel & Resort, Inle
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Days 5-6

Drive to Nyaung Shwe. See a Shan paper workshop and stop at a monastery. Fly to Yangon. The next day, depart.

Belmond Governor's Residence
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch (Day 5); Breakfast (Day 6)

Explore Dubai: Stopover Package

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3 days from $1,995 per person

Single Supplement from $1,195 per person

Take advantage of an incredible opportunity to spend two nights in Dubai before or after your journey.

 

Accommodations:

Taj Dubai from $1,995 | Single Supplement from $1,195
Taj Palace Downtown from $2,295 | Single Supplement from $1,595
Mandarin Oriental Jumeira, Dubai from $2,295 | Single Supplement from $1,595
Four Seasons Resort Dubai at Jumeirah Beach from $2,495 | Single Supplement from $1,695

International air not included.

3 Days

Fly to Dubai, United Arab Emirates, and check in to your luxury hotel. Discover the best of this dazzling city, viewing its remarkable architecture; visiting the Spice Market and the colorful shops at Deira Gold Souk; and ascending the Burj Khalifa, the world’s tallest skyscraper. On the last day, continue on to your journey or board your flight home.

Taj Dubai
Taj Palace Downtown
Mandarin Oriental Jumeira, Dubai
Four Seasons Resort Dubai at Jumeirah Beach
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch (Day 2); Breakfast (Day 3)

Explore Hong Kong: Stopover Package

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3 days from $2,495 per person

Single Supplement from $1,395 per person

Take advantage of an incredible opportunity to spend two nights in Hong Kong before or after your journey.

International air not included.

3 Days

Experience Hong Kong Island by land, air and sea, beginning with a look at the city’s bustling market culture with stops at the Sheung Wan dried food and herbal market, street-side antique shops, and an open-air curio market. Ride the Peak Tram funicular up to Victoria Peak for a stunning view of Victoria Harbour, and finish with a traditional sampan (wooden boat) ride through the local floating villages.

The Peninsula Hong Kong
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch (Day 2); Breakfast (Day 3)


Prices are in USD, per person, based on double occupancy.

  • 2021
  • Jan 17 - Jan 29
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    $7,995
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    $3,195
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    $1,490
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    Optional post-tour extension available on this departure.

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  • Feb 21 - Mar 05
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    $7,995
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    $3,195
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    $1,490
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  • Mar 11 - Mar 23
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    $7,795
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    $2,995
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    $1,490
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  • Sep 19 - Oct 01
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    $7,795
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    $2,995
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  • Oct 03 - Oct 15
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    $7,995
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    $3,195
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  • Oct 17 - Oct 29
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    $7,995
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    $3,195
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  • Oct 31 - Nov 12
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    $7,995
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    $3,195
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    $1,490
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  • Nov 04 - Nov 16
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    $7,995
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    $3,195
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  • Nov 09 - Nov 21
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    $7,995
    Single Supplement
    $3,195
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    $1,490
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  • Dec 05 - Dec 17
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    $7,995
    Single Supplement
    $3,195
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    $1,490
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    Optional post-tour extension available on this departure.

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  • Dec 19 - Dec 31
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    $10,495
    Single Supplement
    $4,695
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    $1,490
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Journey Details

Internal Air: Economy class from $1,490
Hanoi/Ho Chi Minh City/Siem Reap/Luang Prabang/Bangkok

This journey contains some active elements.

Minimum age is 10 years.

First group event: welcome briefing at 8:30 a.m. on Day 2.

Last group event: farewell dinner at 7:00 p.m. on Day 12.

Departures are guaranteed to operate with a minimum of 2 guests.

Travel Privately with A&K | This itinerary is available as a private journey, Signature Indochina & Angkor Wat.


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