Damnoen Saduak Floating Market, Thailand. Image courtesy of Alex Holiday Co. Ltd.
A 10-day, 9-night exploration of Thailand, Viet Nam and Cambodia's highlights – starting at Thailand's Grand Palace and ending at Cambodia's Angkor Wat – costing US$ 2,000 for a party of two.
This wide-ranging tour begins in Bangkok, the capital of Thailand and home to its revered King. The monarch's official residence – the Grand Palace – kicks off our visit to the Kingdom of Smiles. Visitors will visit the Temple of the Emerald Buddha (Wat Pra Kaew), home to the world's most precious Buddha image, and nearby structures like Borom Phiman Mansion and Dusit Maha Prasat Hall.
A day-trip to the beach town of Pattaya allows a glance at the bucolic lifestyle along Thailand's coasts. Boat-hopping to the nearby islands of Koh Lan, Ko Sak and Ko Khrok provide access to the area's amazing undersea coral landscape.
A second day-trip from Bangkok takes you to Ratchaburi, site of the popular Damnoen Saduak Floating Market, where a traditional canal-side lifestyle lives on; and the Royal Thai Handicraft Center, where you'll learn about the Thai carving arts hands-on.
Crossing over to Viet Nam, the itinerary switches to Ho Chi Minh City and its highlights - Notre Dame Cathedral, General Post office, City Hall, Opera house, China Town and Thien Hau temple. The second leg through “Sai Gon” takes you to the Cu Chi Tunnel network outside the city, then back to the city center to visit the War Remnants Museum and the Reunification Palace, at whose gates the last war came to a close.
From Ho Chi Minh City, a day trip to the Mekong region takes us to the mighty Mekong River delta, where Vietnamese traditional life goes on around the canals and nearby Thai Son Island.
Siem Reap, Cambodia represents the last leg of this three-nation tour: formerly home to a mighty Angkor empire, the city today is a jumping-off point to the Tonle Sap lake and its waterborne communities, and the Angkor Temple complex that still awes visitors today.
You'll spend the last full day of the trip wandering through the latter: watching sunrise at Angkor Wat, then touring Banteay Srei, Bayon, Baphuon, Ta Prohm and other satellite temples in the area.
Angkor Wat, Cambodia. Image courtesy of Alex Holiday Co. Ltd.
Tour takes you down river currents and train tracks to Thailand and Cambodia's most authentic destinations both on and of...VIEW DETAILS
Yogyakarta and its Javanese way of life; Bangkok and its gentle Thai arts; and Bali's Hindu-inspired crafts. Bangkok, Th...VIEW DETAILS
Enjoy a 50 percent discount on cabin fare for two, applicable on selected two- to three-night cruises that explore the jewels...VIEW DETAILS
Escape into luxurious tranquility in the tropics.VIEW DETAILS
Exclusive Privileges at Universal Studios® SingaporeVIEW DETAILS
Curated Kids Activities and safety-essentials to keep your kids safe and occupied so you can enjoy your well-deserved holiday...VIEW DETAILS
Go on an epic Asean journey with AirAsia Asean Pass, a travel pass that allows you to book our base fares at least 14 days or...VIEW DETAILS
Rent a car for 2 days or more at participating locations in Asia and enjoy up to 15% offVIEW DETAILS
Gold Coast Morib International Resort is located along the majestic seafront of the straits of Malacca in Kuala Langat, the n...VIEW DETAILS
Hotel location: OrtigasVIEW DETAILS
Explore exotic Kuching with our amazing Asean@50 offer! Stay in the city centre within the business and shopping district wit...VIEW DETAILS