21-Nights Exploring Vietnam and Cambodia With Bangkok Chiang Mai and Luang Prabang

On this fascinating Vietnam, Cambodia, Thailand, and Laos tour you?ll explore several of the world?s greatest treasures, behold spectacular scenery, learn about different cultures, and experience the warmth and hospitality bestowed by the locals. It?s a vacation of a lifetime!As a hub of culture and cuisine, Vietnam paints an exotic picture of Southeast Asian life. In vibrant Ho Chi Minh City, explore the city on a walking tour and visit the bustling Ben Thanh Market for a chance to hone your bargaining skills! Venture outside the city to visit the Cu Chi Tunnels, a network of tunnels used by the Viet Cong. Visit the Royal Tomb of Tu Doc in Hue and in Hoi An, take a walking tour and meet a local fisherman for a fishing lesson, where you?ll learn how to use a traditional round fishing net, known as a “ro”-a Globus exclusive! Explore Hanoi by cyclo, take a walking tour through the fascinating Old Quarter, and see a performance of the famed Water Puppets. Top off your journey through Vietnam with a cruise on stunning Ha Long Bay. No tour to Southeast Asia would be complete without time at the Angkor temple complex in Siem Reap, Cambodia. These ancient temples, built between the 9th and 13th centuries, are unmatched among ancient ruins anywhere in the world. See several of the temples, including spectacular Angkor Wat, built in the 12th century and honoring the Hindu god Vishnu. Words and photos simply can?t describe these amazing structures. They must be visited in person! Beyond the temples, enjoy some free time to explore this charming town on your own and witness a traditional Apsara dance performance where Khmer culture comes to life-a special experience included by Globus! In Thailand, you?ll spend time in Bangkok and visit the Temple of the Reclining Buddha, which houses the massive reclining Buddha measuring some 49 feet tall and 151 feet long. Also visit Chiang Mai?s Wat Doi Suthep, a temple at 3,464 feet above sea level that draws Buddhist pilgrims from all over the world. In Luang Prabang, take in beautiful views of the city from the top of Mount Phousi. Time on your own gives you the opportunity to witness an almsgiving ceremony, where Buddhist monks walk through the streets to collect alms (offerings of food).All of this-and much more-await you on this thrilling Southeast Asia vacation! Included Features:HO CHI MINH CITY Sightseeing with a Local Guide; Cu Chi Tunnels excursion; walking tour of the city?s landmarks; visit the War Remnants Museum and Ben Thanh Market; welcome dinnerDANANG Sightseeing with a Local Guide; visit China Beach and the Cham MuseumHOI AN Sightseeing with a Local Guide; cruise on the Thu Bon River; [LF] fishing lesson with a local fisherman; walking tour of the city; visit an old merchant house, the Hoi An Museum, and a Chinese assembly hallHUE Sightseeing with a Local Guide; visit the Imperial Citadel, Thien Mu Pagoda, Tombs of Nguyen Emperors, Khai Dinh Mausoleum, and Royal Tomb of Tu DucHANOI Sightseeing with a Local Guide; visit the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, One Pillar Pagoda, Ho Chi Minh Museum, Temple of Literature, and Hanoi Hilton; [LF] take a “cyclo” ride; walking tour in the Old Quarter; [LF] water puppets performanceHA LONG BAY Day cruise on the baySIEM REAPSightseeing with a Local Guide; visit Angkor Wat, Angkor Thom, Bayon Temple, Banteay Srei, and Ta Prohm; [LF] Apsara dance performanceBANGKOK Sightseeing with a Local Guide; visit the Grand Palace, Temple of the Emerald Buddha, and the Temple of the Reclining Buddha; Host service during your stayCHIANG MAI Sightseeing with a Local Guide; visit Wat Phra Singh, Wat Doi Suthep, and Baan Tong Luang; Host service during your stayLUANG PRABANG Sightseeing with a Local Guide; visit Mount Phousi, the National Museum and Wat Xieng Thong; Host service during your stay

12-Nights Images of Indochina and Angkor Wat-Luxury Small Group Journeys

Images of Indochina & Angkor Wat Experience the sights and sounds of Southeast Asia, as you sail serenely on Ha Long Bay, stroll a market in Ho Chi Minh City, behold sunrise over Angkor Wat, participate in the local custom of giving alms to monks in Luang Prabang and visit the Reclining Buddha in Bangkok.

21-Nights Thailand Laos and Vietnam Adventure-Classic

Thailand, Laos & Vietnam Adventure
See the highlights of Indochina on this epic 22-day adventure. Explore the vibrant cityscape of Bangkok, marvel at the majestic granite peak of Doi Suthep, and savour pad thai in Chiang Mai. Shop for souvenirs in Ho Chi Minh City and join the locals sipping coffee at a lakeside café in Hanoi. Your CEOs will take care of the transport, hotels, and many of the included activities, which makes this adventure the perfect balance between have-to-see highlights and free time to venture out on your own.

Highlights
Explore the canals of Bangkok, float down the mighty Mekong River, visit majestic caves and stunning limestone karsts in Halong Bay, browse the tailor shops in Hoi An, squeeze through the Cu Chi tunnels

Accommodation
Hotels (17 nts), village homestay (1 nt), sleeper train (2 nts), junk boat (1 nt).

Group Leader
Chief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout, local guides.

Group Size Notes
Max 15, avg 12

Meals Included
18 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 3 dinners

What's Included
G Adventures for Good: Oodles of Noodles Demonstration and Lunch, Hoi An Local Living: Meal with Local Family, Luang Prabang Local Living: Vang Vieng Homestay, Vang Vieng. Bangkok klong trip. Wat Pho entrance and guide. Doi Suthep entrance (Chiang Mai). Mekong River slow boat excursion. Pak Ou caves entrance (Luang Prabang). Traditional Arts & Ethnology Museum guided tour. Ock Pop Tok Living Crafts Centre. Kuang Si waterfalls trek (half-day). Water puppets performance (Hanoi). Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum entrance (when open). Halong Bay caves entrance. Halong Bay boat cruise with seafood lunch and dinner. Imperial Citadel and Tomb entrance (Hue). Cu Chi Tunnels entrance and tour. Border crossing support. Internal flights. All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.
 

13-Nights Thailand and Laos Adventure-Classic

Thailand and Laos Adventure
From the energy of Bangkok to the calm of Laos, this trip is a study in contrasts. Visit temples in Chiang Mai then spend the evening exploring the night market. Sail the Mekong into the heart and soul of Laos. An experienced CEO will make sure you get the most of your tour, but will leave plenty of time for you to do your own thing. We utilize many forms of transport-both public and private-to maximize time spent exploring the history and culture of this unforgettable region.

Highlights
Explore Bangkok's canals, discover Buddhist temples, float down the mighty Mekong River, get wet in the spray of waterfalls

Accommodation
Hotels (11 nights), village homestay (1 night), sleeper train (1 night).

Group Leader
Chief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout, local guides.

Group Size Notes
Max 15, avg 12

Meals Included
11 breakfasts, 2 dinners

What's Included
Local Living: Meal with Local Family, Luang Prabang Local Living: Vang Vieng Homestay, Vang Vieng. Bangkok klong trip. Wat Pho entrance and guide. Doi Suthep entrance (Chiang Mai). Mekong River slow boat excursion. Pak Ou caves entrance (Luang Prabang). Traditional Arts & Ethnology Museum guided tour. Ock Pop Tok Living Crafts Centre. Kuang Si waterfalls trek (half-day). Water puppets performance (Hanoi). Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum entrance (when open). Internal flight. Border crossing support. All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.
 

28-Nights Indochina Encompassed-Classic

Indochina Encompassed From the vibrant cityscape of Bangkok to Halong Bay’s magnificent limestone karsts, this trip encompasses the highlights of Indochina. Marvel at the wonders of Angkor Wat, sail the Mekong, and savour noodles in Hoi An. Shop for souvenirs in Ho Chi Minh City and join the locals sipping coffee at a lakeside caf? in Hanoi. With hotels, transport, and a number of included activities arranged by our CEOs, this adventure offers up the perfect combination of must-see highlights and free time.HighlightsFloat down the mighty Mekong River, explore the bustling streets of Hanoi, sail a junk through Halong Bay, Village homestay with a host-prepared Laotian mealAccommodationHotels (24 nts), village homestay (1 nt), sleeper train (2 nts), junk boat (1 nt).Group LeaderChief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout, local guidesGroup Size NotesMax 15, Avg 10Meals Included25 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 4 dinnersWhat’s IncludedG Adventures for Good: Oodles of Noodles Demonstration and Lunch, Hoi An
G Adventures for Good: Local Khmer Meal, Siem Reap
Local Living: Meal with Local Family, Luang Prabang
Local Living: Vang Vieng Homestay, Vang Vieng. Bangkok klong trip. Wat Pho entrance and guide. Doi Suthep entrance (Chiang Mai). Mekong River slow boat excursion. Pak Ou caves entrance. Traditional Arts & Ethnology Museum guided tour (Luang Prabang). Ock Pop Tok Living Crafts Centre. Kuang Si waterfalls trek (half-day). Water puppets performance (Hanoi). Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum entrance (when open). Halong Bay caves entrance. Halong Bay boat cruise with seafood lunch and dinner. Imperial Citadel and Tomb entrance (Hue).?Cu Chi Tunnels entrance and tour. Mekong Delta day trip. Cyclo tour (Phnom Penh). Tuol Sleng and Choeung Ek (Killing Fields) entrance and guide. Angkor Wat complex entry and guide, including sunrise tour (Siem Reap). Border crossing support. Internal flights. All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.

40-Nights Indochina In-Depth-18-to-Thirtysomethings

Indochina In-Depth If you think it?s impossible to cover all of Indochina in 41 days, well, we?d like to prove you wrong. This epic, fast-paced journey covers five countries in Southeast Asia (Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam, Laos, and Myanmar), making it the perfect snapshot for first-time visitors. Your days will be packed to the gills with activities like visiting Angkor Wat, trekking with hilltribes in Myanmar (Burma), cruising on Halong Bay, and touring temples and markets. And with two overnight homestays, sleeper trains, and three included flights, you can rest easy knowing you?re getting the most out of your time in this mind-blowing region.HighlightsRevel in the majesty of Angkor Wat, witness monks receiving alms in Luang Prabang, trek along the rice paddies in Kengtung, cruise magical Halong Bay, scour markets across five unique countries, explore temples and stupas from ancient times in Myanmar (Burma)AccommodationSimple hotels (twin-share) or hostels (multi-share) (33 nts), sleeper trains (3 nts), homestays (2 nts), overnight bus (2 nts).Group LeaderChief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout, local guides.Group Size NotesMax 18, avg 12.Meals Included28 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 3 dinnersWhat’s IncludedG Adventures for Good: Local Khmer Meal, Siem Reap
G Adventures for Good: Oodles of Noodles Demonstration and Lunch, Hoi An
G Adventures for Good: Meal at Sanon Restaurant and Culinary Training School, Bagan
Big Night Out: Siem Reap
Local Living: Mekong River Homestay, Muang Pakb?ng. Guided tour of Angkor Wat temple complex. Halong Bay boat cruise with lunch. Witnessing the giving of alms (Luang Prabang). Slow boat up the Mekong. Trekking excursion (Kengtung). Sunrise temple tour (Bagan). Orientation walks in Ho Chi Minh City, Hoi An, Hanoi, Phnom Penh, Luang Prabang, and Yangon. Street food crawls in multiple cities. Internal flights. All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.

29-Nights Indochina Discovery-18-to-Thirtysomethings

Indochina Discovery Discover the heart and soul of Indochina on this tour of four very diverse countries. Encounter history, both ancient and modern, and witness the unbelievable splendour of Angkor Wat. Push through hectic city lanes and tap into the pulsing nightlife. Our CEOs will ensure your accommodation and transportation are covered-so you can choose the activities that interest you. And with other travellers your own age, you can be sure to get down with adventurers that?ll keep up.HighlightsExplore history at Angkor Wat, taste local flavours with a Khmer meal in a small village, relax in the sunshine on golden beaches, take in majestic views of Halong Bay, wander local markets AccommodationSimple hotels (twin-share) or hostels (multi-share) (23 nts), sleeper trains (4 nts), homestays (2 nts).Group LeaderChief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout, local guides.Group Size NotesMax 18, avg 12.Meals Included21 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 3 dinnersWhat’s IncludedG Adventures for Good: Local Khmer Meal, Siem Reap
G Adventures for Good: Oodles of Noodles Demonstration and Lunch, Hoi An
Big Night Out: Siem Reap
Local Living: Mekong River Homestay, Muang Pakb?ng. Guided tour of Angkor Wat temple complex. Orientation walks in Ho Chi Minh City, Hoi An, Hanoi, Phnom Penh, and Luang Prabang. Halong Bay boat cruise with lunch. Witness the giving of alms in Laos. Slow boat up the Mekong. Two street food crawls in different cities. Internal flight. All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.

17-Nights Discover Southeast Asia-National Geographic Journeys

Discover Southeast Asia Encounter the colorful cultures of Indochina on an 18-day journey to Laos, Vietnam, Cambodia, and Thailand. Cruise Ha Long Bay, explore incredible Angkor Wat, interact with local families, and taste some of the world?s best street food at the night markets of Chiang Mai. Soak up the richness of this corner of the globe so steeped in tradition.HighlightsEnjoy a traditional khantoke dinner in a rural village, enjoy a visit and talk with a monk at Wat Visoun Temple, have lunch at a training restaurant for disadvantaged youth, witness an outstanding performance at Phare (the Cambodian circus), take thrilling cyclo rides for a different perspective in bustling citiesAccommodationHotels (16 nts), junk boat (1 nt).Group LeaderChief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout, local guides.Group Size NotesMax 16, Avg 10.Meals Included17 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 2 dinnersWhat’s IncludedNational Geographic Journeys Exclusives: Traditional Thai Home Dinner, Chiang Mai
National Geographic Journeys Exclusives: Visit Wat Visoun with a Monk, Luang Prabang
National Geographic Journeys Exclusives: Lunch at Hoa Sua, Hanoi
National Geographic Journeys Exclusives: Cambodian Circus Performance and Talk, Siem Reap
G Adventures for Good: New Hope Vocational Training Restaurant, Siem Reap
Hands-On: Cooking Class, Chiang Mai. Arrival transfer. Tour of Bangkok including boat ride on the klong (canals). Visit the temple at Doi Suthep. Orientation walk of Chiang Mai night market. Tour of Luang Prabang. Boat tour to Pak Ou cave temples. Kuang Sii waterfall excursion. Hanoi old town cyclo tour. Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum visit. Halong Bay overnight cruise. Ho Chi Minh City cyclo tour. Cu Chi tunnels tour. Phnom Penh cyclo tour. Tuol Sleng Prison Museum tour and Choeung Ek memorial (the “killing fields”) tour. Siem Reap orientation walk and night market. Two-day guided tour of Angkor Wat. Internal flights. All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.

19-Nights Vietnam and Laos on a Shoestring-18-to-Thirtysomethings

Vietnam & Laos on a Shoestring
Explore some of Southeast Asia’s greatest highlights on this 20-day tour. Start your adventure in Ho Chi Minh City and spend some time getting to know your CEO and group. Make your way from city to city, exploring local markets, relaxing on the beach, or visiting historical sites (or all of it if you’re really ambitious). You’ll get the chance to hike in Vang Vieng, cruise the Mekong, visit the Doi Suthep temple, or catch a Thai boxing match before you go home. We promise you’ll find time to sleep.

Highlights
Explore vibrant cities, snorkel colourful reefs, shop in quaint Hoi An, float among the karsts of Halong Bay, discover sleepy Laos, cruise the mighty Mekong River.

Accommodation
Simple hotels (twin-share) or hostels (multi-share) (15 nts), sleeper trains (3 nts), local homestay (1 nt).

Group Leader
Chief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout, local guides.

Group Size Notes
Max 18, avg 12.

Meals Included
13 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 1 dinner

What's Included
G Adventures for Good: Oodles of Noodles Demonstration and Lunch, Hoi An Local Living: Mekong River Homestay, Muang Pakbèng. Halong Bay boat cruise with lunch. Street food crawl (Hoi An). Orientation walk around Hanoi's Old Quarter. Slow boat on the Mekong. Temples of Luang Prabang. Witness the giving of alms (Luang Prabang). Internal flight. All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.
 

32-Nights Vietnam Laos and Myanmar on a Shoestring-18-to-Thirtysomethings

Vietnam, Laos & Myanmar on a Shoestring
There’s no time like now to take on an epic adventure. (Seriously, like right now.) Imagine five packed weeks of hitting up the best destinations that four countries in Southeast Asia have on offer. This trip covers a serious amount of ground (and some water, too.) Chill out on the most golden of golden beaches along Vietnam's sunny coast, cruise through Vietnam’s famed Halong Bay, and trek among the rice paddies in Myanmar (Burma). This is one unique itinerary that every first-time (or repeat) visitor to Southeast Asia should experience.

Highlights
Chill out on golden beaches, Sail around limestone karsts in Halong Bay, Wander the maze-like streets of Hanoi’s Old Quarter, Relax or go hiking in Vang Vieng, Watch the Buddhist monks in Luang Prabang, Stay overnight at a village homestay along the Mekong

Accommodation
Simple hotels (twin-share) or hostels (multi-share) (26 nts), sleeper trains (3 nts), homestays (2 nts), overnight bus (2 nts).

Group Leader
Chief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout, local guides.

Group Size Notes
Max 18, avg 12.

Meals Included
22 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 1 dinner

What's Included
G Adventures for Good: Oodles of Noodles Demonstration and Lunch, Hoi An G Adventures for Good: Meal at Sanon Restaurant and Culinary Training School, Bagan Local Living: Mekong River Homestay, Muang Pakbèng. Halong Bay boat cruise with lunch. Witness the giving of alms (Luang Prabang). Slow boat up the Mekong. Orientation walk of Luang Prabang. Trekking excursion (Kengtung). Sunrise temple tour (Bagan). Orientation walks in Ho Chi Minh City, Hoi An, Hanoi, and Yangon. Street food crawl (Hoi An). Internal flight. All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.