21 Days departing 10 March 2018


Hanoi to Siem Reap

10 March 2018



Earlybird Offers

  • Stay at Hanoi’s Mövenpick Hotel
  • Dine at KOTO on Van Mieu in Hanoi
  • Enjoy a rickshaw ride through the Old Quarter in Hanoi
  • Stay two nights on a Bhaya Cruises Classic junk on Ha Long Bay
  • Cook Vietnamese cuisine in Hoi An and sample your efforts
  • Relax at Pilgrimage Village in Hue
  • Stay at the centrally-located Fusion Suites Saigon
  • Receive a Buddhist blessing in Oudong
  • Enjoy an ox-cart ride in Kampong Tralach
  • Relax at Siem Reap’s iconic Shinta Mani Resort
  • Visit underprivileged children at Siem Reap’s ODA


  • Eight day Mekong River cruise
  • Services of a Travelmarvel Tour Director
  • Airport transfers, port charges & tipping
  • Internal flights in Vietnam & Cambodia
  • 46 meals – 20 breakfasts (B), 12 lunches (L) and 14 dinners (D)
  • I nternational wine, local beer and spirits included with lunch and dinner onboard your Mekong River cruise
  • Soft drink included at all times during your Lower Mekong cruise
  • Return airport transfers from the Bellarine

$8,300* pp twin share

$10,835* single


Day 1. Arrive Hanoi

Be transferred to the MövenpickHotel. Enjoy a Welcome Dinnerat KOTO on Van Mieu.Two Nights: Hanoi,Mövenpick Hotel. D

Day 2. Hanoi

Take in the iconic sights of Hanoion a guided tour, including Ho ChiMinh Mausoleum and historic BaDinh Square. Take an afternoonrickshaw ride through the bustlingstreets of Hanoi’s Old Quarter. B

Day 3. Hanoi, Ha Long Bay

Travel to Ha Long. Board yourBhaya Cruises Classic junk fora two-night cruise on WorldHeritage-listed Ha Long Bay.Set off cruising and exploreTitop Island. Continue your journeyand explore the fascinatingCua Van Floating Fishing Village.Two Nights: Ha Long Bay,Bhaya Cruises Classic junk. BLD

Day 4. Ha Long Bay

Absorb the scenery of SurpriseCave and enjoy a full day toexplore islands and swim. BLD

Day 5. Ha Long Bay, Hoi An

Enjoy a boat ride to Luon Cavebefore docking back at Ha Long.Transfer to Hanoi, fly to Da Nang,then transfer to your hotel.Three Nights: Hoi An,Almanity Hoi An Resort & Spa. BLD

Day 6. Hoi An

Discover the art of cookingVietnamese cuisine with theMorning Glory Cooking School.Take a guided tour of Hoi An’smarket, prepare a selection ofdishes and sample your efforts. BL

Day 7. Hoi An

Perhaps enjoy a select experiencetoday, such as learning themethods of rice cultivation;lantern making; or a countrysidebicycle ride. B

Day 8. Hoi An, Hue

See stunning Lang Co Beach andtraverse Hai Van Pass. Arrive inHue and visit the Imperial City.Relax in the lakeside surroundsof Pilgrimage Village.Stay: Pilgrimage Village, Hue. BLD

Day 9. Hue,

Ho Chi Minh CityBoard your included flight to HoChi Minh City. Unwind at FusionSuites Saigon and enjoy dinnerat KOTO Kumho.Two Nights: Ho Chi Minh City,Fusion Suites Saigon. BD

Day 10. Cu Chi Tunnels,

Ho Chi Minh CityTake a step back in time andrevisit the military history of thearea. Visit the Cu Chi Tunnels, builtby Vietnamese resistance fightersduring the Vietnam War. B

Day 11. Ho Chi Minh City,

Embark Ship Drive to My Tho Port and board your river ship. Tonight, enjoy a Welcome Dinner on board. Seven Nights: Mekong River Cruise, RV La Marguerite.

Day 11. Ho Chi Minh City,

Embark Ship Drive to My Tho Port and board your river ship. Tonight, enjoy a Welcome Dinner on board. Seven Nights: Mekong River Cruise, RV La Marguerite. BLD

Day 12. Cai Be, Sa Dec

Take a local boat to the town of Cai Be. Visit floating markets, then cruise to Sa Dec, where French writer Marguerite Duras met her lover, Huynh Thuy Le. Tour Huynh Thuy Le’s old house and visit a Cao Dai Temple. BLD

Day 13. Tan Chau,

Border Crossing Transfer to a small boat for a journey along the tiny tributaries that snake around Tan Chau, step ashore for a rickshaw tour and visit a local island. Perhaps take in an onboard fruit-carving demonstration while you cross the border into Cambodia. BLD

Day 14. Phnom Penh

Embark on a moving excursion to the infamous Killing Fields, before visiting the Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum, located on the site of the Khmer Rouge’s notorious Security Prison 21 (S-21). After lunch on board, disembark and tour the Royal Palace and head to the Silver Pagoda. BLD

Day 15. Phnom Penh, Koh Chen

Enjoy time at leisure in Phnom Penh. Later today, cruise to Koh Chen, a village specialising in the manufacture of copperware. Here, you’ll visit some small family homeworkshops and have the opportunity to buy souvenirs. BLD

Day 16. Oudong, Kampong Tralach

Disembark in Prek K’dam and travel by coach to Oudong. Visit the monastery for a Buddhist blessing. Continue to Kampong Tralach. Enjoy an ox-cart ride. BLD

Day 17. Kampong Chhnang

Enjoy a boat excursion into the wetlands near Kampong Chhnang, then cast off to Prek K’dam. BLD

Day 18. Disembark Ship at Prek K’dam, Siem Reap, Angkor

Disembark in Prek K’dam and transfer to Siem Reap. Stay at Shinta Mani Resort. Enjoy sunset over Angkor Wat. Two Nights: Siem Reap, Shinta Mani Resort. B

Day 19. Angkor, Siem Reap

In Siem Reap, meet children supported by Opportunities of Development thru Art (ODA). Later, visit the temples of Bayon and Ta Prohm, famous for its intertwined trees. Enjoy a Farewell Dinner with your fellow guests. BD

Day 20. Siem Reap.

Today is yours so spend at leisure. B

Day 21. Depart Siem Reap

Your journey comes to an end today. After breakfast, you will be transferred to the airport for your onward flight home. B


These terms and conditions are additional to the full terms and Conditions in the Travelmarvel 2017/18 Vietnam & Cambodia River Cruising Brochure. All bookings are subject to Travelmarvel’s full terms and conditions as stipulated in the Travelmarvel 2017/18 Vietnam & Cambodia River Cruising Brochure, which form the basis of your contract with us (‘Travelmarvel’, ‘we’ or ‘our’). By asking us to confirm your booking, we are entitled to assume that you have had the opportunity to read, and have read these booking conditions; that you agree to them and that you agree to them applying to your holiday arrangements booked with us and which we agree to make, provide or perform (as applicable) as part of our contract with you. References in these booking conditions to your ‘holiday package’ are references to the tour or cruise package you have booked with Travelmarvel. References to “excursions” are references to short trips or tours included or available as part of your holiday package. GOVERNING LAW: These booking conditions are governed by the law in force in Victoria, Australia. CANCELLATION POLICY: For all holiday packages in this brochure, the following cancellation fees apply: 100 days of more, Loss of deposit. 99-61 days, 50% of the holiday package price. 60 days or less, 100% loss of holiday package price. All cancellations must be received in writing by Travelmarvel and are not effective until this notification has been received. Please see Travelmarvel’s 2017/18 Vietnam & Cambodia River Cruising Brochure for full cancellation policy terms and conditions. INCLUDED IN HOLIDAY PACKAGE PRICE: All coach/cruise and hotel accommodation, international airfares, domestic airfares (as indicated in individual itinerary), gratuities for Travelmarvel staff, airport transfers on the first and last day, sightseeing, specified excursions, meals, admissions, port charges, luggage service (one bag) and the services of a Cruise/Tour Director and driver as stated in your itinerary. NOT INCLUDED IN OUR CRUISE AND/ OR TOUR PRICE: Laundry (other than that which is included with butler service), passport and visa fees, meals or drinks other than those indicated in your itinerary, excess baggage, fuel surcharges and optional excursions and gratuities not specified in your itinerary. TRANSERS: Airport transfers are included on the first & last day of the tour package or with pre & post accommodation booked by Travelmarvel. No refund will be given for unused transfers. Transfers cannot be re-routed to other pick-up points or destinations. Passengers who miss the pre-booked transfers must make their own way to/from the ship/hotel at their own expense. SUPERDEALS, FLY DEALS AND SPECIAL OFFERS: *Conditions apply. A limited number of offers are available until sold out. Offers are subject to availability, available on new bookings and can be withdrawn any time. Offers cannot be combined with any other offer, unless otherwise stated. A non-refundable deposit of $1,000 per person is due within seven days of booking; a second non-refundable payment of $1,000 per person is due by 28 February 2017. Final payment is due 100 days prior to departure. FLY FREE: Flights are based on wholesale airfares in economy class with Singapore Airlines (W Class) or an airline of Travelmarvel’s choosing, and are subject to availability of the related airline booking class. Once sold out surcharges will apply. Includes taxes of up to $600 per person. Flights must be booked by Travelmarvel. ^Escort is subject to minimum numbers being reached. †Return airport transfers from the Ballarine operated by helloworld Leopold. Enquire in store for details. Third night in Siem Reap is subject to availability at time of booking. For full terms and conditions please go to www.travelmarvel.com.au/superdeals. FOR FULL TERMS AND CONDITIONS, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO TRAVELMARVEL’S LIMITATION AND DATA PROTECTION POLICY, PLEASE REFER TO THE TRAVELMARVEL 2017/18 VIETNAM & CAMBODIA RIVER CRUISING BROCHURE. Publication No. H4869. Price and itineraries valid from 1 January 2017 – 30 April 2018. Publication is valid from 1 September 2016 and supersedes all previous publications. Australian Pacific Touring Pty Ltd ABN 44 004 684 619. ATAS accreditation #A10825. Publication is valid from 29 April 2016 and supersedes all previous publications. HG3366.

from $8,300* pp
twin share

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