Day 1: U.S. - Cambodia (Phnom Penh)
Fly from Los Angeles or San Francisco across the Pacific, with a change of aircraft on the way to Cambodia.
Day 2: Phnom Penh
Upon arrival in the evening, you will be met at the airport and transferred to your hotel.
Day 3: Phnom Penh
In the morning discover some of the main sights in Cambodia's capital city by 'cyclo' (a three wheeler pedaled by your own driver!) – the Silver Pagoda, the Royal Palace and Wat Phnom. The rest of the day is free.
Day 4: Phnom Penh - Siem Reap
Transfer to the airport for the short flight from Phnom Penh to Siem Reap, the gateway to the famous Angkor Wat temples. Visit two important temple groups this afternoon - the sprawling Angkor Wat complex and later the very impressive Angkor Thom temple. Overnight in Siem Reap.
Day 5: Siem Reap
A full day spent visiting some of the more distant temples in the area including Banteay Srei, Banteay Samre, Ta Prohm & Ta Keo. Return to your hotel in Siem Reap.
Day 6: Siem Reap - Saigon (Ho Chi Minh city)
After some more sightseeing in and around the Angkor temples, transfer to the airport for your flight from Siem Reap to Saigon in southern Vietnam.- You will be met at the airport and transferred to your hotel.
Day 7: Saigon
Your program today includes a full day of sightseeing visiting some of the important sights of Saigon, including Cholon - the city's famous Chinatown.
Day 8: Saigon
Travel outside Saigon today to visit the famous Cu Chi tunnels and Tay Ninh. Return to Saigon for your overnight stay.
Day 9: Saigon - Danang
Transfer to the airport this morning for your domestic flight from Saigon to Danang. After arrival, visit the Cham Museum, see the famous Marble Mountains and China Beach and then visit the ancient port town of Hoi An. Overnight in Danang
Day 10: Danang - Hue
Enjoy a scenic 4-hour drive along the coastal road to Hue, passing spectacular mountain scenery, idyllic beaches and quaint villages on the way. Stop en route to visit the impressive Imperial Tombs of Tu Duc and Khai Dinh. Overnight in Hue.
Day 11: Hue
A morning boat trip on the Perfume River takes you to the lovely Thien Mu Pagoda and on to the imposing Minh Mang Tomb. Visit the Tu Duc Tomb and pass by local villages on the way back. Later, explore the Citadel - the old Imperial City on the northern side of the river, before returning to your hotel in Hue.
Day 12: Hue - Hanoi
Transfer to the airport this morning for your flight north to Hanoi, Vietnam's capital. Visit some of the sights of Hanoi this morning, including the One-Pillar Pagoda, the Temple of Literature, Hoan Kiem Lake and explore the Old Quarter with its numerous shops, galleries, artisans and restaurants.
Day 13: Hanoi - Vientiane
Leave Vietnam this morning and fly to Vientiane in Laos.
Day 14: Vientiane - Luang Prabang
Fly from Vientiane to Luang Prabang, a fascinating example of the fusion of traditional Lao architecture with those built by European colonials in the 19th and 20th centuries.
Day 15: Luang Prabang
A fascinating excursion on the Mekong River awaits you today as you travel by boat from Luang Prabang to the famous Pak Ou Caves, with their thousands of Buddha figures. Return to Luang Prabang later that evening.
Day 16: Luang Prabang - Vientiane
After some further sightseeing in Luang Prabang, fly back to Vientiane for for your overnight stay.
Day 17: Vientiane - Bangkok
Transfer to the airport this morning and leave Laos for your flight to Bangkok in neighboring Thailand. After arrival, you will be met at the airport and transferred to your hotel. In the afternoon, enjoy a tour of some of the main sights of this fascinating city.
Day 18: Bangkok
Enjoy a half-day sightseeing tour of Bangkok this morning, with the afternoon free for more sightseeing on your own or perhaps some shopping.
Day 19: Bangkok - USA
You have a mid-morning departure from Bangkok for your flight back to the US. Flying back across the International Date Line, you arrive in the US the same day.