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VIETNAM AND CAMBODIA Voyage on the Mekong 14 nights from £3899 Including optional travel insurance or from £3828 without insurance§ Experience the beauty and grandeur of the Mekong river on a leisurely cruise through Vietnam and Cambodia, plus enjoy hotel stays in Ho Chi Minh city and near the ancient temples of Angkor. Small group 18 or less Cruising Your tour includes · VIP door-to-door travel service ­ please call for details · 5 nights in hotels, 7 nights on board ship, and 2 in flight · 27 meals: 12 breakfasts, 7 lunches and 8 dinners Excursions and visits Tour Ho Chi Minh city Visit to Ben Tre and Cho Lach Island Visit to Gao Giong bird sanctuary Visit Con Phuoc Island Sailing the canals of Tan Chau Phnom Penh city tour by 'cyclo' Sail on the Tobnle Sap River and visit Koh Okhna Tey island Visit Koh Trong Island Watch for dolphins in Kratie Angkor Wat complex, the world's largest religious monument l l l l l l l l l l Amazing Angkor Wat Angkor Thom Siem Reap Tonle Sap Lake Angkor Wat Cambodia Vietnam Ho Chi Minh City Ben Tre Phnom Penh nights in hotel nights on ship Tan Chau Gao Giong A floating market on the Mekong Delta ACTIVITY LEVEL Day 1: UK-Ho Chi Minh City. Fly overnight to Ho Chi Minh City. Day 2: Ho Chi Minh City. Stay two nights in Ho Chi Minh City. D Day 3: Ho Chi Minh City. Tour Vietnam's largest city, taking in elegant French-colonial buildings, temples and pagodas, the fallen Reunification Palace, and a museum of your choice. B Day 4: Ho Chi Minh City. Travel to My Tho, and embark the ship for your seven-night cruise. Enjoy an afternoon talk on daily life in the Mekong Delta before entertainment from a dance group. B, L, D Day 5: Ben Tre-Banh Xeo. Ride by Sampan through mangroves and bamboo groves to the province of Ben Tre, known for its fruit orchards. Meet local artisans and a honey producer, then continue to Cho Lach Island, concluding your day with a cookery lesson. B, L, D Day 6: Gao Giong and Con Phuoc Island. Visit Gao Giong bird sanctuary, known for its water birds. Afterwards, cruise upstream to Con Phuoc Island and tour the island by Xi Loi - a form of rickshaw. B, L, D Day 7: Tan Chau. Discover Tan Chau's canals and villages as you explore by Xi Loi, visiting a temple, fields and fish farm. B, L, D Day 8: Phnom Penh, Cambodia. Enjoy a morning city tour by 'cyclo' visiting the Royal Palace complex, Silver Pagoda, and National Museum. This afternoon perhaps join an optional excursion to the moving Choeung Ek killing fields, or explore the riverfront. Conclude your day with High Tea at the famous Raffles Hotel and a puppet show onboard ship. B, L, D Day 9: Tonle Sap cruise. Cruise up and back Tonle Sap River for glimpses of rural village life, visiting the silk island of Koh Okhna Tey. B, L, D Day 10: Koh Trong-Kratie. Explore the sandbar island of Koh Trong by bicycle or Ox Cart. Continue to Kratie to watch for endangered Irrawaddy Dolphins. B, L, D Day 11: Siem Reap. Sail downstream to Kampong, disembark and transfer to Siem Reap where you'll stay for three nights, near the ancient city of Angkor, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. B Day 12: Siem Reap. Visit Ankor Wat, the world's largest religious monument. Next, visit Angkor Thom, built by the Khmer kings and part of Angkor Archaeological Park. See the famous Bayon Temple with its 54 towers, and Ta Prohm monastery, left as it was found, partially engulfed by giant tree roots. B Day 13: Siem Reap. At leisure. An optional excursion visits Angkor Silk Farm. B Day 14: Siem Reap-UK. Depart Siem Reap for your return overnight flight. B Day 15: UK. Arrive back in the UK. Accommodation... New World Hotel, Ho Chi Minh City (5*) · RV Mekong Pandaw · Royal Angkor Resort, Siem Reap (4*). Please note: This tour is necessarily flexible because of changing water levels on the Mekong. A certain level of mobility is required as excursions from the ship are via sampan. **Tourist visa for full British Citizens resident in the UK. See the Essential Information for details. Plus all this... Optional travel insurance and additional cancellation rights, or a reduction if not required§ Return flights and transfers Saga tour manager Welcome drink reception Porterage at all hotels Local beer, spirits or soft drinks with dinner on board ship Tourist visa**. l l l l l l l SAVE up to £150 per person Prices from: Main Deck Twin on Jan 22 and Feb 19, 2020 departures Main Deck Upper Deck for Sole Twin Occupancy Sep 4, 2019 Sold out Sold out 4249 Jan 22, 2020 Sold out Sold out 4699 4549 Feb 19 Sold out Sold out 4699 4599 Sep 2 3899 4699 4399 Oct 28 4099 4899 4599 Voyage on the Mekong. Holiday code: FE088. All prices are £s per person based on two people sharing, including savings as advertised and are subject to availability. § Optional travel insurance: A reduction of £71 applies if you do not need the optional travel insurance and additional cancellation rights ­ call for details Getting You There Prices are based on Vietnam Airlines from Heathrow. Please enquire for regional flights and alternative airline options. · Fly in style ­ ask about our great value cabin upgrades · Remember, wherever you are in the UK, our VIP travel service means we will get you to the airport for no extra cost! 152 Please quote RIV77 Questions on anTo book, booking? Call FREE on 0800 50 60 66 or visit saga.co.uk/managemybooking existing please visit your Travel Agent