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The Cultural Gems of Indochina... Vietnam, Laos & Cambodia

9 days from £3,950 per person

Indochina remains one of Asia's most enchanting regions to explore, this journey covers the best of VietnamCambodia and Laos, staying in character hotels throughout. The three countries were part of French Indochina and the French influence can still be seen in fading colonial architecture, wide boulevards and the stacks of freshly baked baguettes available throughout the region for lunch.

Begin the tour in the ancient Vietnamese capital of Hanoi, explore the narrow shopping streets, ochre-coloured buildings, tree-lined avenues and lakes before cruising around the rugged islands that dot spectacular Halong Bay. Continue to the former royal capital of Laos, laid back Luang Prabang, still relatively untouched by Western influence; discover ancient gilded temples, farmers markets and charming locals. Save the splendours of Angkor Wat for the final days of the trip.

This luxury holiday is purely a suggested itinerary; it can be booked as it is or used as a starting point for creating your perfect tailor-made tour of Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia. If you would like to see similar trips, take a look at our collection of Honeymoons and Family Holidays, as well as our Beach, Boating and Multi-Country itineraries.


Itinerary details

9 days from £3,950 per person

The Gems Of Indochina Itinerary 3 The Gems Of Indochina Itinerary 3
The Gems Of Indochina Itinerary 1 The Gems Of Indochina Itinerary 1
The Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi Vietnam 3 The Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi Vietnam 3
Premium Valentine Halong Bay Vietnam 2 Premium Valentine Halong Bay Vietnam 2
Gems Of Angkor Luang Prabang Itinerary Gems Of Angkor Luang Prabang Itinerary
La Residence Phou Vao Luang Prabang Laos 3 La Residence Phou Vao Luang Prabang Laos 3
LAOS Kuangsi Falls Luang Prabang LAOS Kuangsi Falls Luang Prabang
LAOS Luang Prabang Alms Giving LAOS Luang Prabang Alms Giving
LAOS Luang Prabang Market Chilis LAOS Luang Prabang Market Chilis
CAMBODIA Siem Reap Raffles D Angkor Hotel At Night CAMBODIA Siem Reap Raffles D Angkor Hotel At Night
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- Jaime Benitez, South India
So many highlights to choose from! The hotels were amazing but Maya Villa was a highlight… I loved just hanging out in the hammock reading my book and watching the peacocks chase the cows!
- Krista Weir, Sri Lanka
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- Leslie Siben, India
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- Mr David Wallace, North India
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- Mr Geoffrey Johnson, India
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