From Angkor Wat to remote river towns, journey down the Mekong and into the heart and soul of Southeast Asia. Our Chief Experience Officers (CEOs) will share with you the region’s cultural treasures and natural splendours. Explore the many temples and, if you’re lucky, spot a rare Irrawaddy dolphin. Experience the highlights with a chance to get off the beaten track and explore the remote islands of Don Khong. With local transportation and authentic€commodation, like a rural homestay, this adventure offers an intriguing blend of included€tivities and free time for personal discovery.
Day 1 Bangkok
Arrive at any time.
Day 2 Bangkok/Siem Reap (1B, 1D)
Travel from Thailand to Siem Reap, Cambodia, the gateway to Angkor Wat. Enjoy a traditional meal of Khmer food either at the G Adventures-supported New Hope project.
Day 3 Siem Reap (1B)
Take a guided tour of the massive Angkor Wat temple complex. Opt to visit the Tonle Sap floating village or the Angkor Museum.
Day 4 Siem Reap/Phnom Penh (1B)
Travel to the capital city of Phnom Penh. Opt for a cyclo tour through town for a street level view of this busy city.
Day 5 Phnom Penh (1B)
Take a guided tour of Tuol Sleng Prison and Choeung Ek (Killing Fields). Opt to visit the Royal Palace, National Museum or Russian Market.
Day 6 Phnom Penh/KratiÉ (1B)
Travel to Kratie and opt for a boat trip to see Irrawaddy dolphins.
Day 7 KratiÉ/Don KhÔng (1B)
Cross into Laos and travel to Don Khong with options to cycle or walk through the village or choose to relax by the Mekong.
Day 8 Don KhÔng/Don Deng (1D)
Enjoy a guided tour of Wat Phu Champasak. Enjoy a traditional homestay and local meal in Don Deng.
Day 9 Don Deng/Luang Prabang (1B)
Arrive at charming Luang Prabang. With dozens of€tivities to choose from, spend your time exploring all this town has to offer.
Day 10 Luang Prabang (1B)
Opt to rise before dawn and watch the monks walk through town in saffron robes receiving alms from local residents. Visit the Ethnology Museum and Kuang Si waterfalls. With free time, opt to take a cooking class, go hiking or biking or test out the local Laotian-style massages.
Day 11 Luang Prabang (1B)
Enjoy a free day to continue exploring.
Day 12 Luang Prabang/Vang Vieng (1B)
Travel to Vang Vieng, a town full of adventure opportunities. Get€tive outdoors or relax in a cafÉ.
Day 13 Vang Vieng/Vientiane (1B)
Spend the morning in Vang Vieng before travelling to Laos’ capital city. Opt to visit temples, shop in the markets or check out city highlights. This is a great place to get a massage and try some local restaurants.
Day 14 Vientiane/Bangkok (1B)
Spend a day in Vientiane before an overnight train to Bangkok.
Day 15 Bangkok
Arrive in Bangkok in the morning. Trip ends on arrival at the Bangkok train station.
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