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Travel to some of the most remote and scenic parts of Vietnam and Cambodia on this

comprehensive and fascinating journey. From the ancient temples of Angkor Wat, the largest

religious monument in the world, and the energetic streets of Ho Chi Minh City, to the timehonoured

traditions of far-flung places only accessible by water; you'll explore this world of

wonders on pure style, at a price that represents outstanding value.

Included in the price:

• Return scheduled flights from the UK*

• Unique cultural experiences in

up to 13 towns, villages & cities

• 12 breakfasts (B), 8 lunches (L) &

9 dinners (D)

• 7 nights aboard the

RV La Marguerite

• Select complimentary beverages

served at your discretion on board*

• Stay in the riverside area for 2 nights

at the Grand Hotel Saigon

• Spend 3 nights at the stylish

Shinta Mani resort

• Services of a Tour Director & expert

local guides

• Overseas transfers, all port charges

& tipping

Trip Highlights

• Meet underprivileged children

supported by Opportunities of

Development thru Art in Siem Reap

• Enjoy an ox-cart ride through the

countryside around Kampong


• Receive a Buddhist blessing in


• Enjoy a Farewell Dinner at KOTO

Kumho in Ho Chi Minh City




Your Itinerary:

Day 1. Depart London. Make your way

to London Heathrow for your flight to


Day 2. Arrive Siem Reap, Angkor. Arrive

in Siem Reap where you will be met and

transferred to your hotel, the indulgent and

prestigious Shinta Mani Resort, where you'll

settle in for a three-night stay.

Stay: Three Nights: Siem Reap, Shinta Mani


Day 3. Siem Reap, Angkor. Today explore

Ta Prohm with its intertwined trees. Visit

Opportunities of Development thru

Art (ODA), which provides support and

education for underprivileged children. This

evening, enjoy a Welcome Dinner and get to

know your fellow travellers before seeing a

traditional Apsara dance. BD

Day 4. Siem Reap, Angkor. This morning,

visit the astounding and historic Angkor

Archaeological Park. Explore its ancient

wonders including the temple Bayon. This

evening, end the day watching a spectacular

sunset over the iconic Angkor Wat. B

Day 5. Siem Reap, Prek K'dam, Embark

Ship. Transfer to Prek K'dam to embark

your river ship, the RV La Marguerite, for

a cruise along the mighty Mekong River.

This evening, after settling in to your suite,

enjoy a delicious Welcome Dinner on board,

savouring Asian or western fare. BLD

Stay: Seven Nights: the RV La Marguerite

Day 6. Kampong Chhnang, Kampong

Tralach, Oudong. Enjoy a small-boat

excursion of the wetlands near Kampong

Chhnang and travel past a number of fishing

villages. You'll then rejoin your ship and

continue on to Kampong Tralach. Take an

ox-cart ride, a popular method of transport

in rural Cambodia, and travel to the former

royal capital of Oudong for a traditional

Buddhist blessing. BLD

Day 7. Koh Chen, Phnom Penh. Explore

Koh Chen today, a small village specialising

in silver and copperware. Visit some home

workshops before heading to Phnom Penh,

Cambodia's capital. BLD

Day 8. Phnom Penh. Join an excursion

to the infamous Killing Fields and the Tuol

Sleng Genocide Museum, on the site of the

Khmer Rouge's notorious Security Prison

21 (S-21). This afternoon in Phnom Penh, a

tour takes you to visit the magnificent Royal

Palace. BLD

Day 9. Border Crossing, Tan Chau. Enjoy

the day on board as you head to the

Vietnamese border. Perhaps take in a fruitcarving demonstration. BLD

Day 10. Tan Chau, Sa Dec. This morning,

transfer to a small boat and travel along tiny

tributaries, home to villages made up entirely

of stilt houses. Go ashore for a tour of Tan

Chau by rickshaw and explore an island lush

with greenery. BLD

Day 11. Sa Dec, Cai Be. This morning, take

a boat ride to Sa Dec for a tour. Here, you'll

see Huynh Thuy Le's old house (once the

lover of French writer Marguerite Duras, the

namesake of the RV La Marguerite). After

lunch, a local boat takes you to the river-land

town of Cai Be. Go ashore to see Cai Be's

French Gothic Cathedral and visit a local rice

paper manufacturer to learn how rice paper

is made. Return to your ship for dinner. BLD

Day 12. Disembark Ship, Cu Chi Tunnels,

Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon). Disembark at

My Tho Port today and travel by coach to

the Cu Chi Tunnels, a tunnel network built

by Vietnamese resistance fighters during

the Vietnam War. Part of a larger network,

the tunnels were once used by Viet Cong

guerrillas as hiding spots during combat.

They also served as communication and

supply routes, hospitals, weapon caches

and living quarters for numerous guerrilla

fighters. BL

Stay: Two Nights: Ho Chi Minh City, Grand

Hotel Saigon (or similar)

Day 13. Ho Chi Minh City. Spend time

exploring Vietnam's vibrant Ho Chi Minh

City at your leisure today. Savour a Farewell

Dinner at KOTO Kumho this evening. BD

Day 14. Depart Ho Chi Minh City. After

breakfast, transfer to the airport for your

return flight to the UK. B

Day 15. Arrive London.


Jan 2017 - Apr 2018

Prices from £2745pp*

*Tours subject to change and availability.

From price based on 11 Aug 2017 departure and includes

savings where applicable. Offer valid on new bookings only

made before 31st August 2016. Free Cabin Upgrade - valid

on all 2017/18 departure dates. Upgrade from Category C to

B or from Category B to A cabins only. Combinable with Your

Companion Flies Free. Airfares subject to availability of airline

and booking class; once booking class is sold out surcharges

may apply. Government imposed taxes are subject to change.

Flight upgrades may be available, surcharges will apply. Itinerary

operates in reverse on some dates. Standard operator terms &

conditions apply. This itinerary is operated by Travelmarvel, part

of the APT group.

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Mekong River



Kampong Chhnang

Tan Chau

Sa Dec

Cai Be

My Tho

Phnom Penh

Prek K'dam

Koh Chen

Angkor Wat



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