The journey from Hanoi, Vietnam to Siem Reap, Cambodia in 5 days and 4 nights will be a magnificent experience for you and your loved ones. The Hanoi – Siem Reap tour gives you the opportunity to study various interesting facts about the history of both South East Asia countries. Joining the trip, you will witness and admire the stunning landscapes that you can’t get from anywhere else in the world.
Vietnam – one of the most beautiful cities for tourism in South East Asia
Hanoi is the capital of Vietnam, the place that preserves the historical value, the peaceful and poetic beauty and the long-term culture of this beautiful S-shaped country. Coming to Vietnam, you absolutely have to stop by Hanoi, to be able to fully feel the lovely atmosphere and sceneries of Vietnam. Our Vietnam – Cambodia tour won’t let you miss out the amazing sights in this city.
Starting from Hanoi, you will be taken to the most famous places in Hanoi. Cycle to Hoan Kiem lake will be a wonderful experience, because you can enjoy the fresh air and beautiful landscapes there, along with the major scenic spots such as Ngoc Son temple and the Huc bridge – places preserves a great value of Vietnamese history. Welcome you after that is the Water Puppet Show, where you will enjoy a performance of Vietnamese traditional form of entertainment for the noble in the past.
An astonishing scene of the Water Puppet Show
You will also see the Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi Hotel - A Grand Dame of Southeast Asia that welcomes guests to experience her colonial grandeur and timeless elegance, and the Opera House in Hanoï's French Quarter, the legendary property brings guests into intimate contact with the opulence of another era.
If you are curious about the life of Hanoi, you will find out when visiting Ta Hien Beer Street – where people enjoy their free time and hanging out after a long hard-working day. The delicious street food, the hyping vibe and the fresh cool beer will help you refresh your mind completely. We highly recommend you taste some grilled food or hotpot here, you will absolutely love it.
If you’re interested in shopping, Hanoi has numerous malls and boutique shops for you to stop by. You can go window shopping on the streets, buy some souvenirs for your loved ones. Some simple snack or street food will also satisfy you.
A bustling scene in Ta Hien Beer Street, Hanoi
Leaving Hanoi, you will be taken to Halong Bay – one of the World Natural Heritage recognized twice by the UNESCO. In Halong Bay, you will be drenched in the beauty of the ocean, the giant limestone and islands and the fresh atmosphere.
The best way to explore Halong Bay is to travel by boat, and you will do just that. On the luxury boat, you will be taken through natural rock gardens while enjoying the delicious lunch of Vietnamese traditional dishes, made from the appetizing seafood. You will visit Surprising cave, Pelican Grotto, Chopstick rock, Butterfly rock, Turtle rock, the island of Fishman’s Head, the Fighting Cocks, the Sail, the Urn, or the Sea Dog, all of them has magnificent scenery with different sizes and shapes. Remember to bring your camera, because you won’t get to see such spectacular landscapes in anywhere else.
The magnificent watery scenery of Halong Bay will make you overwhelmed
After a wonderful trip in Halong Bay, you will be taken back to Hanoi to prepare for your next journey in Cambodia. Before departing, you will also visit more stunning places in Hanoi such as the Ho Chi Minh Complex, which includes the Ho Chi Minh’s Mausoleum, the Presidential Palace, House-on-Stilts, and the Ho Chi Minh Museum. Besides that, you can witness the Army Museum and Hanoi Flag Tower too. All of them preserve the historical values of Vietnam, which you will be awed when finding out.
After sometimes for shopping, you will be transferred to the airport for a flight to Siem Reap, Cambodia. From here, you will start your exploration in this mysterious country. The Hanoi – Siem Reap tour will absolutely satisfy you.
Cambodia – the attractions for international tourists
Cambodia might be considered one of the most mysterious and beautiful countries in South East Asia, because of its numerous ancient relics with remarkable historical value.
In Cambodia, you will start your journey by visiting Angkor Thom city, the city was founded in the 12th century by king Jayavarman VII and remained the capital until the 17th century. You will be taken to the most popular destinations in this amazing city, such as the most well-preserved gate amongst all the fives and the amazing streets as well as tasting delicious food. These spectacular places will completely blow your mind.
After taking hundreds of beautiful pictures of the splendid landscapes, the Hanoi – Siem Reap tour will take you to discover the most popular, most amazing tourist attraction in Cambodia – the Angkor Wat, also known as the biggest Hindu temple in the world. Visiting Angkor Wat is always something that cannot be left out when it comes to Cambodia because this wonder from ancient times has become the pride of the people in “pagoda land”. The whole temple area of Angkor is about 400 kilometers square with many large and small temples. To enjoy the full beauty of this area, you will have to prepare yourself a good pair of shoes.
The first temple in Angkor Wat is the temple also named Angkor Wat – the biggest and most important pagoda in the place. Best of all, the image of Angkor Wat Temple is reflected in the clear blue water under the sunrise, creates such a spectacular sight. You can visit inside and climb up the stairs to continue watching the temple with a whole view of the temple area. The second one is the Bayon temple, which is recognized as one of the 3 most beautiful temples of Angkor. The temple is designed with 54 towers, each of which is sculptured with the face of Lokesvara turning to 4 directions.
The beautiful Angkor Wat reflects its image on the water surface
The third one is Ta Prohm, also where the famous movie Tomb Raider was recorded. The special feature of the temple is the hundreds-of-year of branches covered the place. In particular, the majestic Ceiba Penrandra tree embraces the temple with firm “arms”, many of which shapes the impressive images in the eyes of visitors. The fourth one is the Ta Keo temple. This temple is still incomplete, but still, it attracts everyone's eyes because of the steep stairs in the structure of the temple.
The last temple in the Angkor Wat area is the Banteay Srei. The name of the temple means “Temple of women”. Most of the temple’s exquisite details are made by Khmer women. With reddish-brown earth, the temple emerges with its own unique personality that cannot be mixed with other temples in Angkor.
The ancient beauty of Banteay Srei temple, Angkor Wat
After finishing the tour around all the most visited temples in Angkor area, you still have time to admire the whole view of Angkor Wat temple, the rice paddy, the North East Highland and active reservoir of West Baray and to get fresh air on the summit of Phnom Bakheng hill till sunset. You will end your Vietnam to Cambodia tour with a happy smile and unforgettable memories.
Book yourself a Hanoi – Siem Reap tour right away!
To truly explore the beauty of both Vietnam and Cambodia, there’s no way better than our Hanoi to Siem Reap tour. You can check for more detail about the itinerary, the inclusions, exclusions as well as policy of the tour on Vietnamtravelgroup.com.
Not only providing an interesting holiday, but the tour also gives you other terms of support such as delicious meals, hotels and transportations. Above all, the dedicated staff crew will serve you with everything you need. Their thoughtfulness guarantees you the best time of your life.
Hanoi and Siem Reap are ready for you to come and explore, and you?