Travel Bets Bets Package Includes
  • Round trip international airfare to Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon, Vietnam) via Shanghai
  • Tour host from Vancouver
  • 13 night guided vacation with accommodations based on 2-sharing
    Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon): 3 nights Equatorial Ho Chi Minh City (5- Star) or similar
    Hanoi: 3 nights Crowne Plaza West Hanoi (5-Star) or similar
    Halong Bay: 1 night Victory Star Deluxe (5-Star Halong Bay Cruise Boat) or similar
    2 nights Siam Bayshore Pattaya (5-Star) or similar
    : 4 nights Bangkok Montien Riverside Hotel (5-Star)
  • Dining: 12 Breakfasts, 11 Lunches, 9 Dinner
  • Guided sightseeing and admissions as specified in the itinerary
  • Local English speaking guides for touring
  • All your transportation and airport transfers
  • Free overnight business rolling bag from Claire Newell’s Luggage Line

Tour Features:

  • Tour Escort from Canada
  • 5 Star Hotels
  • Halong Bay: 5 star Traditional Vietnamese Junk Cruise (overnight on the boat)
  • Saigon: Special Welcome Cruise Dinner along the Saigon River, visit Ben Thank Night Market
  • Mekong Delta: Ride on a Horse Carriage to a typical local house in Mytho
  • Hanoi: Rickshaw Tour around the Old Quarter, Water Puppetry Show, Special Vietnam Dinner with Music Performance
  • Pattaya: Nong Nooch Tropical Garden with Thai Culture show, walking street night tour
  • Bangkok: Special Thai Dinner with Cultural Performance, Maeklong Railway market tour, Asiatique night market, farewell dinner
  • Two Bottles of Mineral Water per day

Extend your stay in Cambodia with a 4 Days Tour (Siem Reap – Angkor Wat) for $818 per person including Cambodia Visa

Travel Best Bets Exclusive: Book by September 30!

2 for 1 Special – *2nd adult pays only taxes
Seniors over 60 years – Save an additional $50 off per person
Repeat China Star Holiday Passengers – Save an additional $50 off per person

Receive a FREE overnight rolling business bag – a $140 value

Oct 19,Nov 2, 2018
Feb 22,Mar 8, 2019
1st Adult 2nd Adult
Vancouver $6790 + $555 tax FREE + $555 tax
Victoria $7090 + $605 tax FREE + $605 tax
Kelowna,Kamloops $7050 + $630 tax FREE + $630 tax
Prince George $7090 + $645 tax FREE + $645 tax
Calgary,Edmonton $7090 + $645 tax FREE + $645 tax
Saskatoon, Regina, Winnipeg $7150 + $655 tax FREE + $655 tax
Toronto $6990 + $555 tax FREE + $555 tax
Ottawa, Montreal $6490 + $655 tax FREE + $655 tax
Single Room Supplement
(no single share)
add $1050

The above prices do not include:

  • Vietnam Visa application fee for Canadian Passport: C$120.00 per person.
  • For the Visa process in destination, you will need to travel with 2 passport photos. If you add Cambodia, you will need to travel with 4 photos
  • Personal Insurance (Purchase of personal travel and trip cancellation insurance is strongly recommended).
  • Gratuities to Vietnam and Thailand escorts, guides, and drivers: US$140 per person to be paid in local for the whole trip

Extend your stay in Cambodia with a 4 Days Tour (Siem Reap – Angkor Wat) for $818 per person including Cambodia Visa


Day 1 – Hometown to Ho Chi Minh (Saigon, Vietnam) (via Shanghai)
Depart Canada for Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon, Vietnam) via Shanghai, with Canadian tour escort from Canada.

Day 2 – Arrived Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon, Vietnam)
Cross the International Date Line and arrive in Ho Chi Minh City (Vietnam), formerly known as Saigon, the largest city of Vietnam. Arrive at Tan Son Nhat International Airport, your local guide will greet and welcome you before heading off for the hotel.
Hotel: Hotel Equatorial Ho Chi Minh City (5- Star) or similar

Day 3 – Ho Chi Minh City ~ Cu Chi Tunnel ~ Ho Chi Minh City
Morning visit the Saigon River, Opera House, Town Hall, Notre Dame Cathedral and Reunification Palace. Then visit Cu Chi district and the Underground Tunnels. Enjoy a Special Welcome Dinner Cruise along the Saigon River, then visit Ben Thanh Night Market. (B/L/SD)

Day 4 – Ho Chi Minh City ~ Mytho (Mekong Delta) ~ Ho Chi Minh City  
This morning you will visit the Thien Hau Pagoda. Then drive to My Tho, the heart of the Mekong Delta, famous for its vast rice fields and most beautiful landscapes. Sail on Mekong River to Phoenix Island where local handicrafts and sweets from coconut are produced.  Enjoy fresh seasonal fruits and Traditional Music and Song Performance. Ride on a Horse Carriage to a typical local house for a taste of homemade honey-tea. Hop on a rowing boat and sail through small canals and side-arms of the river to observe the daily life along the river banks.  Stop by for a leisure walk on the Turtle Island.  Special Fish Lunch to be served today. Take a ride back to Ho Chi Minh City.  (B/SL/D)

Day 5 – Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) / Hanoi (By Air)
Free on your own in the morning. After Lunch, transfer to the airport for your flight to Hanoi and then head to the hotel upon arrival.  Dinner by your own arrange.  (B/L)
Hotel: Crown Plaza West Hanoi (5- Star) or similar

Day 6 – Hanoi
After breakfast, visit the Temple of Literature and Ho Chi Minh Complex. Then, enjoy a Cooking Class. After Lunch, go on a city tour to Vietnam History Museum, Hanoi Opera House, Rickshaw tour around Old Quarter. Stop at Pho Co café for a drink and take photos at this local family house (an overview of Hoan Kiem Lake and the Old Quarter from the rooftop of the house). In the evening, enjoy a Water Puppetry Show. ( B/L/D)

Day 7 – Hanoi ~ Halong Bay
This morning, drive to Halong Bay, a UNESCO World Heritage Area of outstanding natural beauty, more than 1,500 limestone islets rising from the sea and beautiful grottoes. Upon arrival board the cruise boat, you will enjoy a welcome drink. Lunch on the boat, after lunch, cruising to Bai Tu Long Bay, explore the well-hidden Thien Canh Son Cave, Hon Co Island, return to the boat. Enjoy a set dinner in the cruise boat.  ( B/L/ D)
Hotel: Victory Deluxe (4-Star Halong Bay Cruise Boat) Note: The itinerary above may be changed depending on Victory. It will be changed because of weather condition and other case of force majeure.

Day 8 – Halong Bay ~ Hanoi
Tai Chi session on the sundeck at the break of dawn before breakfast, then visit Vung Vieng Fishing Village by rowing boat. International Buffer Lunch served on the boat. And then returning to Hanoi. Tonight, a Special Vietnam Dinner with Music Performance will be served.  (B/SL/SD)
Hotel: Crown Plaza West Hanoi (5 Star) or similar

Day 9 – Hanoi / Bangkok (Thailand) (By Air) – Pattaya
After breakfast, transfer to the Hanoi Noi Bai International Airport for flight to Bangkok. We will have lunch upon arrival. We will visit Wat Phar Yai Temple and then drive the resort city of Pattaya. At night enjoy a Thai Seafood Dinner. (B/L/SD)
Hotel: Siam Bayshore Pattaya (5-Star) or similar

Dey 10 – Pattaya
After breakfast, we will explore Pattaya’s cultural village – Nong Nooch Tropical Garden and then a traditional Thai Dancing proformance and sword fighting as well as an elephant show. A buffet lunch will be served in the garden. After lunch, we will go back to the hotel for free time. Enjoy a swim at the pool or time exploring. Tonight dinner will be be a traditional Thai meal. Then we will go for a walk to the famous Pattaya Walking Street. This neon drenched strip in south Pattaya offers bars and street vendors.

Day 11 – Pattaya – Bangkok
After breakfast we will travel back to Bangkok. After lunch, you will visit the Grand Palace, one of the most important landmarks in Bangkok. This palace was built in 1782. Explore the magnificent Wat Phra Kaew, Thailand’s most sacred temple with the revered Emerald Buddha. Tonight, enjoy a special Thai dinner that includes a cultural performance.  (B/L/SD)
Hotel: Bangkok Montien Riverside Hotel (5-star) or similar

Day 12 – Bangkok
After breakfast we will travel to the Ratchaburi Province in western Thailand, so we visit the world-famous Damnoen Saduak Floating Market. This is the most popular floating market in Thailand and a  great place for photo opportunities, and for giving you an insight into a bygone way of life and the  traditional way of selling and buying local foods, fruits and products . After lunch enjoy an afternoon at the bustling Maeklong Railway Market. This is a market in Thailand that definitely stands out because of the  active train that constantly runs through the middle of it! A walk through the market will be full of activities in a tight space where shoppers move along at a slow pace eyeing out all the fresh goods available for purchase. And to end the day we will visit the Golden Buddha Temple (Wat Traimit).  Then we are going to head back  to the hotel.  In the evening we will take you for a Night Tour of the Asiatique Night Market.  Dinner on your own. (B / L)

Day 13 – Bangkok ~ Ayutthaya ~ Bangkok
Today, full day tour to the fascinating Ayutthaya, the UNESCO-listed ancient capital of Thailand (Siam). You will explore the temples, stone ruins, and Buddha statues in this old capital of Thailand. A Buffet style lunch will be served. On the way back, visit a Jewellery workshop and back to the hotel. Tonight, enjoy a Farewell Dinner. (B/SL/SD)

Day 14 – Bangkok / Hometown (via Shanghai)
Daytime is free for you to explore or relax at the hotel. Lunch and Dinner on your own. Take the late evening China Eastern Flight fly to Canada (via Shanghai). (B)  Arrive home on Day 15.

Extend your stay in Cambodia on a 4 Day/3 night Tour (Siem Reap – Angkor Wat) for $818 per person including Cambodia Visa


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