From (AUD)$9,695
Airfares included
Immerse yourself in mesmerising Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos. Travel to the hills of Sapa and cruise along Halong Bay before visiting charming Hoi An. Continue to Siem Reap, gateway to the ruins of Angkor, before discovering Laotian traditions in Luang Prabang.
Group Size — Max 20
Tips — Total cost includes - Tipping Made Easy, $315pp pre-paid
Transport — Bicycle, Coach, Cruise boat, Longboat, Motorised tuk tuk, Plane, Riverboat, Sampan, Tuk tuk (cyclo) & Vespa (scooter)
No Hidden Extras
Take a scenic journey through some of northern Vietnam’s breathtaking scenery to the hills of Sapa.
Explore the ancient fortified city of Angkor Thom, the Terraces of the Elephants and the Leper King.
Explore Phnom Penh, including the poignant Killing Fields, Royal Palace and National Museum.
Look into the life of a Buddhist monk in Laos and learn about temple etiquette, culture and architecture.

Special Experiences

Take a short drive to Ta Phin Village, inhabited by the Red Dao ethnic group. Here we'll learn the touching story of the abandoned monastery. Meet the locals who will inform us about a local successful enterprise connecting them with the Hanoi University of Medicine.
Discover 'truc chi' a traditional paper art. Learn about its history from local artists and enjoy a hands on experience!
Visit the colourful local market before taking a short cruise along the Hoi An River to the secluded Red Bridge Cooking School for an aromatic and informative cooking class (cruise subject to prevailing water levels).
Go off the beaten track to discover Saigon’s best food spots. Touring by vespa, we'll taste authentic Vietnamese cuisine as the locals do.
Take part in a Khmer cooking class with a local family and learn about their food customs and beliefs. We'll savour our creations at lunch, overlooking a lily pond.
An early start to witness the breathtaking views, shadows and reflections of Angkor Wat at sunrise.
Learn about the culture, architecture and temple etiquette of Buddhism during a private guided tour by a former monk or novice who has left the monastery.
Join the locals and experience the tastes and customs of Laos during a game of Pétanque, followed by a traditional dinner.

Itinerary Vietnam, Cambodia & Laos in Depth



Inclusions Vietnam, Cambodia & Laos in Depth



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Hanoi, Halong Bay and the hills of Sapa       

  • "Traditional Craft & Ancient Beauty" Visit Long Thuong Village , home of a community of bronze casters since the 13th century.
  • Visit 200 year-old Nom Village, explore the narrow brick roads and engage in a conversation over a cup of tea with a local from the village in their house.
  • See the new open air "Quintessence of Tonkin" show, a stunning setting in the rice fields with the Thay Mountain as a backdrop while all being performed on water. A true spectacle!
  • Discover the city of Hanoi as it awakens, visiting the flower market, old quarter and Hoan Kiem Lake before a Vietnamese breakfast and coffee.
  • Tour stately Hanoi including the Ho Chi Minh Memorial, One Pillar Pagoda, Temple of Literature, Ngoc Son Temple, Huc Bridge (Rising Sun Bridge), Tortoise Pagoda, Hoan Kiem Lake and Old Quarter on foot.
  • Visit the Hoa Lo Prison, used by the French colonists for political prisoners and later by the North Vietnamese for U.S Prisoners of war during the Vietnam War. It was nicknamed the Hanoi Hilton by the American POWs.
  • Discover the scenic rice terraces and undulating landscape of Sapa Hills and meet the local hill tribes.
  • Take a soft trek through Muong Valley and learn secrets of rice farming, local health and schooling in Laos Chai Village. Participate in a 2-hour hands-on class about batik, a traditional Black Hmong textile dyeing technique using wax and indigo.
  • Spend 1 night on a Vietnamese cruise boat exploring beautiful Halong Bay.

Heritage-listed Hoi An and Hue           

  • Explore ancient Vietnam's capital Hue including the vast 19th century Citadel.
  • Board a 'Dragon Boat' for a 40 minute cruise on the Perfume River to Thien Mu Pagoda.
  • Half Day Truc Chi art experience. Learn about the history of a particular style of art by local artists and enjoy a hands on experience where the end result can be taken as a souvenir.
  • Spend 3 nights in World Heritage-listed Hoi An and explore the town on foot, including the Japanese Covered Bridge Pagoda, Culture & History Museum, the Chinese Assembly Hall of Fujien Chinese Community and an old historic house (UNESCO Site).
  • Cruise down Hoi An River to the secluded Red Bridge Cooking School and learn how to cook traditional Vietnamese dishes.

Saigon, the lively Mekong Delta and Vung Tau       

  • Saigon after dark Vespa tour - part night excursion, part street food adventure. Enjoy a welcome drink and appertiser before venturing into the favourite local eating spots of Saigon. See the nightlife of locals, busy streets and alleys where tourists are not seen.
  • Explore the Ben Tre province in the Mekong region today, travelling along the tributaries and narrow canals in a traditional-style cruise boat.
  • Cycle to My Long and meet a former Vietcong soldier who spent two years fighting the Khmer Rouge in Phnom Penh.
  • Half day sightseeing of Saigon including the War Remnants Museum, Presidential Palace and continue by foot to the Cathedral of Notre-dame, Empire-style Post Office and The Opera House.
  • Travel to the port city of Vung Tau and learn of its trading history while in more recent times how it became home to the Australian Army and American support units during the Vietnam War or American War as the locals put it.
  • Delve more into the Vietnam American War and visit the former Nui Dat Task Force Base, Long Tan Memorial and Long Phuoc Tunnels.

Captivating Cambodia

  • Spend an incredible two half days of sightseeing and explore the ruins of Angkor. One of the world's must-see attractions, Angkor Wat was recently named a finalist in an international vote for the new Seven Wonders of the World.
  • Witness breathtaking views of Angkor Wat at sunrise. A great photo opportunity.
  • Enjoy a private Khmer cooking class among shaded palm groves and bamboo trees. Learn about food and its role in Cambodian life, as well as their customs, traditional beliefs and superstitions regarding food, herbs and spices.
  • Explore Tonle Sap Lake and cruise past the floating villages.
  • Tour the Killing Fields, a chilling reminder of the Khmer Rouge regime.
  • Explore Phnom Penh by rickshaw, including the Royal Palace and Silver Pagoda.

The natural charm of Laos

  • Explore the capital and largest city of Laos, Vientiane, and walk along the banks of the Mekong River.
  • Travel north from Vientiane to Vang Vieng and and take a boat trip on the Nam Song River surrounded by striking limestone mountains and caves.
  • Travel to Luang Prabang passing through farmlands and rice paddies. Enroute stop at Cable Bridge and walk across Nam Song River to Hmong Village of Ban Phan Thao.
  • Explore Luang Prabang by Tuk Tuk, visiting the open-air market and the Traditional Arts and Ethnology Centre.
  • Look into the life of a Buddhist Monk and learn about temple etiquette, culture, architecture and the daily life of novices and monks.
  • Experience the tastes and traditions of Laos and enjoy a game of petanque with the locals in Luang Prabang, followed by dinner Laos style.
  • Stop at Living Lands Organic Farm and meet a Laotian farming guide to learn about rice harvesting and the tools used, and taste some dishes made from the rice.
  • Enjoy a sunset cruise on the Mekong River, before a farewell dinner.
  • Explore Kuang Si Waterfalls including a visit to the "Free the Bears" a rescue centre for Asiatic Black Bears.


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  • Return economy-class flights from Australia to Asia. Taxes included
  • 5 economy-class flights within Asia
  • Airport transfers on the first and last day of tour
  • All touring in air-conditioned vehicles
  • Tipping Made Easy, $315pp pre-paid 


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  • 28 nights in 4-5 star hotels
  • 1 night on board a Vietnamese cruise boat on Halong Bay


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  • 29 breakfasts, 1 brunch, 6 lunches and 13 dinners, including group welcome and farewell dinners

Tour Guides

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  • English-speaking locally based guides
  • English-speaking locally based national guides in Vietnam and Laos


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  • Porterage included where available 

Some things to note

Some things to note icon

Bunnik Tours has a small number of optional extras that may be available to you on your small group tour. These optional extras are based on special-interest activities that don't always appeal to everyone, meaning they're truly optional. To view our optional excursions in Asia click here

Accommodation Vietnam, Cambodia & Laos in Depth


Silk Path Hotel

Vietnam flag Hanoi

Centrally located near the Old Quarter of Hanoi, the Silk Path Hotel is within walking distance to Hang Da Market, Hoan Kiem Lake and the Temple of Literature. The property offers contemporary guestrooms and modern facilities including a restaurant, terrace café, piano bar and premium bar, as well as a sauna and fitness centre.

Facilities: air-conditioning; free wifi; fridge/minibar; safe deposit box; tea & coffee making facilities

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Silk Path Grand Resort & Spa

Vietnam flag Sapa

Nestled on its own picturesque hill, the 5-star Silk Path Grand Resort & Spa Sapa offers amazing panoramic views of the Hoang Lien Son Mountain Range and unparalleled experiences in a unique, secluded destination. Guests can enjoy a dip in the indoor heated pool or relax with pampering massage at the spa.

Facilities: air-conditioning; wifi; safe deposit box; tea & coffee making facilities; swimming pool; fitness centre; spa

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Scarlet Pearl Cruise

Vietnam flag Halong Bay

Scarlet Pearl Cruises offers the best luxury cruise experience in Halong Bay. Scarlet Pearl provides 23 cabins and a range of 5-star services. The cruise ship is committed to sustainable, environmentally-sound and luxury travel. 

Facilities: 23 cabins; restaurant; spa; gym; museum; pool 

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Eldora Hotel

Vietnam flag Hue

Featuring an indoor swimming pool, a restaurant and a fitness centre, Eldora Hotel is located in the town of Hue, just 500 metres away from the Huong River. Rooms feature stylish decor with elegant furnishings. Guests staying at the Hotel can indulge in a relaxing massage or spa treatment. Other services offered include bicycle rentals and currency exchange services.

Facilities: air-conditioning; free wifi; fridge/minibar; safe deposit box; indoor swimming pool; tea & coffee making facilities

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Hoi An Trails Resort & Spa

Vietnam flag Hoi An

The stunning 4-star Hoi An Trails Resort & Spa is centrally located between Cua Dai beach and the famous historic district of Hoi An. Immerse yourself in the authentic Vietnamese culture, gaze out over iconic rice fields or dine in one of the two delicious on-site restaurants.

Facilities: air-conditioning; wifi; safe deposit box; tea & coffee making facilities; swimming pool; fitness centre; spa

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Hotel Equatorial

Vietnam flag Ho Chi Minh City

This five star hotel is located in the heart of Ho Chi Minh City, where the borders of the city’s four main district intersect. The city’s major commercial and entertainment area is only a mere 8-minute drive away. The hotel provides world-class facilities and services is the ideal choice while visiting Vietnam’s most vibrant and exciting city.

Facilities: air-conditioning; free wifi; fridge/minibar;safe deposit box; tea & coffee making facilities; outdoor swimming pool. 

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Imperial Hotel

Vietnam flag Vung Tau

Imperial Hotel is a 5-star hotel located on its own private beach in town of Vung Tau. Inspired by Victorian England, the hotel features handcrafted furnishings and period-inspired artwork as well as onsite restaurants, a swimming pool and spa centre.

Facilities: free wifi; safe deposit box; restaurant; swimming pool; air-conditioning; private beach area 

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Treeline Urban Resort

Cambodia flag Siem Reap

Blending traditional design with a contemporary touch, Treeline Urban Resort is located by the river in the heart of Siem Reap's historic area. Just 1 km from the vibrant old market, the resort provides two restaurants, a swimming pool and lounge/bar area. 

Facilities: air-conditioning; safe deposit box; free wifi; swimming pool; restaurant/bar; spa 

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Sun & Moon Urban Hotel

Cambodia flag Phnom Penh

A modern design hotel the Sun & Moon Urban Hotel is located in the vibrant heart of Phnom Penh and close to many of the city's landmarks and tourist attractions including the Royal Palace, National Museum, Independence Monument, Wat Phnom, Central Market, Rive Side and Sorya Shopping Centre. The hotel offers amenities such as gym, spa, steam, sauna, Jacuzzi, swimming pool, gastropub, lounge and roof top bar.

Facilities: air-conditioning; free wifi; fridge/minibar; safe deposit box; outdoor swimming pool; tea & coffee making facilities

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Sabaidee @ Lao

Laos flag Vientiane

An elegant retreat in the heart of charming Vientiane, the Sabaidee blends modern hotel design with traditional Asian architecture to create its boutique offering. Enjoy the plush and well-appointed guest rooms, all with featuring terraces, and a cocktail in the outdoor bar and beer garden.

Facilities: air-conditioning; free wifi; fridge/minibar; safe deposit box

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Silver Naga Hotel

Laos flag Vang Vieng

Ideally located along the riverbank in the heart of charming Vang Vieng, the Silver Naga boasts magnificent mountain views and warm hospitality. The deluxe guestrooms are plush and well-appointed, blending contemporary Asian design with traditional Lao details. The property boasts a rooftop swimming pool and terrace overlooking the stunning mountains, and a contemporary restaurant.

Facilities: air-conditioning; free wifi; fridge/minibar; safe deposit box (at reception); outdoor swimming pool; tea & coffee making facilities

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Le Bel Air Boutique Resort

Laos flag Luang Prabang

A charming colonial style hotel located on the Nam Khan riverside, very close to the town center of Luang Prabang. Soak up the sun on the terrace or enjoy a selection of restaurants situated close by. 

Facilities: gym; swimming pool; safe deposit box; free wifi 

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Information Vietnam, Cambodia & Laos in Depth


Let's Talk Fitness

 In the itinerary, this symbol indicates 2+ hours of walking, often across uneven ground and in areas of high altitude or heat and humidity.

At Bunnik Tours we don’t put specific age limits on our tours, but we also recognise some travellers may find our itineraries challenging.

We have a duty of care to all tour participants and the tour guides, so we do impose a firm policy on the level of fitness required by all our clients to attempt to ensure your safety and the safety of other travellers on our tours.

At Bunnik Tours our goal is for all our travellers to enjoy their tour, not struggle through it! Which is why we want to work with you to ensure you are on the best possible trip for your fitness level. We do reserve the right to refuse bookings if we feel that the requirements of the tour are too demanding.

Bunnik Tours are for independently minded travellers with good levels of mobility.

Our tours include:

  1. Generous amounts of free time
  2. Lots of walking
  3. Local and authentic experiences including various modes of transport and accommodation

In some regions travellers can also expect:

  1. Long days of travelling, at times on dirt and gravel roads in Africa
  2. Extended periods at high altitude (3,000-4,000 metres) in Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia and Ethiopia
  3. Extended periods of walking/hiking through humid forest areas in Rwanda, Guatemala, Mexico and Costa Rica
  4. Limited medical facilities in remote areas

Bunnik Tours travellers are required to at least:

  1. Be able to walk 2-3 hours on uneven surfaces without the use of any walking aid, on any given day
  2. Walk up multiple flights of stairs and short, steep hills
  3. Stand for 20 minutes without needing to sit down, often in hot/humid climates
  4. Carry their own luggage
  5. Get on and off various modes of transport without assistance, including small boats

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Dates & Prices Vietnam, Cambodia & Laos in Depth

Dates & Prices
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*Prices are in AUD, per person twin share.

*Prices are in AUD, per person twin share.

Start Date End Date Tour Price
Per person
twin share
15 Nov 20
16 Dec 20
On Request
13 Dec 20
13 Jan 21
On Request
07 Mar 21
07 Apr 21

Additional Information

Total cost includes - Tipping Made Easy, $315pp pre-paid
Total cost includes - air taxes, $260
Single Supplement
From $2,950
Day/Date Variations
Due to airline flight schedules day of arrival and day of departure may vary depending on your city of departure
Taxes & Fuel Costs
Total cost includes air taxes. Taxes and fuel surcharges change regularly so above levies shown as a guide only
Visa Information

You may need to obtain visas for this tour. Please check with your travel agent for further details. For Australian passport holders you may wish to visit our Passports and Visas page here for indicative information on what may be required.

Terms & Conditions

All prices shown are per person based on twin share. Prices and itineraries correct at current time but are subject to change. Please call for more details. View our full terms & conditions here.

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