DAY 1: ARRIVE IN HO CHI MINH CITY, VIETNAM
Welcome to Vietnam! Hotel check-in available mid-afternoon.
DAY 2: HO CHI MINH CITY
HO CHI MINH CITY Walking tour along Dong Khoi Street past the Rex Hotel, Ho Chi Minh Square, the Municipal Theater, Central Post Office, and Notre Dame Cathedral. Visits to the War Remnants Museum and Ben Thanh Market. Free time this afternoon before a welcome dinner this evening.
DAY 3: HO CHI MINH CITY. EXCURSION TO CU CHI TUNNELSHO CHI MINH CITY Scenic drive outside of the city to visit the Cu Chi tunnels. Free time this afternoon and evening.
ENHANCE YOUR FREE TIME in Ho Chi Minh City with a dinner cruise on the Saigon River. This and more options throughout your tour are available for purchase with MyGlobus. Get local maps and tips for free time on your GlobusGO mobile app.
DAY 4: HO CHI MINH CITY–DANANG–HOI ANHO CHI MINH CITY Fly to Danang.
DANANG Visit China Beach. Drive to Hoi An.
HOI AN Free time this afternoon and evening.
DAY 5: HOI AN
HOI AN Cruise on the Thu Bon River includes a fishing lesson with a local fisherman where you’ll learn how to throw a ro (traditional round fishing net). Guided walking tour includes visits to an old merchant house, the Hoi An Museum, a Chinese Assembly Hall, and the Japanese Covered Bridge. Free time this afternoon and evening.
DAY 6: HOI AN–DANANG–HUEDANANG Visit the Cham Museum. Scenic drive north over Hai Van Pass (weather permitting) en route to Hue.
HUE Visit the Imperial Citadel and Thien Mu Pagoda.
DAY 7: HUE–HANOIHUE Visit to the Tombs of the Nguyen Emperors includes Khai Dinh Mausoleum and the Royal Tomb of Tu Doc. Fly to Hanoi.
HANOI Free time this evening.
DAY 8: HANOIHANOI Visits to Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, One Pillar Pagoda, Temple of Literature, Ho Chi Minh Museum, and the Hanoi Hilton. Cyclo ride through the city. Walking tour through the Old Quarter. Dinner at a local restaurant followed by a performance of the renowned Hanoi Water Puppets.
DAY 9: HANOI–HA LONG BAYHANOI Scenic drive through the countryside en route to Hon Gai (gateway to Ha Long Bay).
HA LONG BAY Afternoon cruise on Ha Long Bay (a UNESCO World Heritage Site) includes the caves and secluded bays.
DAY 10: HA LONG BAY–HANOI–SIEM REAP, CAMBODIAHA LONG BAY Drive to Hanoi and fly to Siem Reap.
SIEM REAP Free time this evening.
DAY 11: SIEM REAPSIEM REAP Visit Angkor Wat and Bayon Temple.
DAY 12: SIEM REAPSIEM REAP Visit Banteay Srai and Ta Prohm Temples. Traditional Khmer Apsara dance performance with dinner.
DAY 13 SIEM REAPYour vacation ends with breakfast this morning.