• $7,495
  • $800
  • Gohagan & Company
  • Moderate
  • Cruise + Land
  • ,

Journey through Vietnam and Cambodia, where natural beauty, sacred rituals, and UNESCOinscribed temples summon awe and wonder on an exceptional 15-day expedition that includes 3 nights in Siem Reap, Cambodia, and a 9-night cruise from Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, to Hanoi. This program features guest speakers Kim Phuc, famously photographed as a child in 1972 Vietnam; Nick Ut, the Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer who took that iconic image; and Jim Laurie, a TV news correspondent during the Vietnam War. Our unique itinerary encompasses the breadth of Vietnamese history and culture paired with the imperial and artistic traditions of Cambodia. Enhance your experience with the Bangkok PreProgram and/or Hong Kong Post-Program

Itinerary – 15 Days 

1-2 Depart home city/Cross the International Date Line 

3 Siem Reap, Cambodia 

4 Siem Reap (Angkor Thom/Ta Prohm) 

5 Siem Reap (Angkor Wat/Banteay Srei) 

6 Siem Reap/Fly to Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon), Vietnam/Embark Le Jacques Cartier 

7 Ho Chi Minh City 

8 Nha Trang 

9 Quy Nohn 

10 Da Nang for Hôi An 

11 Da Nang/Chan May for Hué 

12 Cruising the South China Sea 

13 Ha Long Bay 

14 Hanoi 

15 Hanoi/Depart for home city/Cross the International Date Line/Arrive in home city 

Itinerary Highlights:

  • Discover the famed Temple of Angkor Wat, and the magnificent Banteay Srei, including visits
    to a local primary school and a traditional village. 
  • Enjoy an excursion to the Imperial fortified city of Angkor Thom, and the “lost temple” of Ta Prohm. 
  • Visit the Cham Sculpture Museum in Da Nang, housing an incredible collection of Cham artifacts. 
  • Explore the Tomb of Emperor Tu Duc, considered the most romantic Emperor of the Nguyen Dynasty. 


  • Transfers and luggage handling abroad if you made your air arrangements through
    Gohagan & Company. (If you made your own air arrangements, transfers and luggage
    handling are not included.) 
  • Experienced, English-speaking local guides for included excursions.  
  • Gratuities to local guides and drivers on included excursions and transfers. 
  • Captain’s Welcome and Farewell Receptions. 
  • Hospitality desk. 
  • Experienced Gohagan & Company Travel Directors at your service. 

All program features are contingent upon final brochure pricing. Gohagan & Company reserves the right to correct errors or omissions and to change any and all fares, fees, promotions, and surcharges at any time. 

Le Jacques Cartier
Exclusively Chartered
5-Star, Small Ship 

  • Only 92 suites and staterooms, each with a private balcony. 
  • All meals included on board the ship, as well as alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverages
    throughout the cruise. 
  • State-of-the-art theater ideal for enriching programming.  

Bangkok Pre-Program Option 

This 3-night pre-tour itinerary includes visits to 3 of Bangkok’s most famous temples: Temple of the
Golden Buddha; Temple of the Reclining Buddha, Bangkok’s largest; and the Marble Temple, a white
marble monastery. Wind your way to the Grand Palace via a long-tail boat and explore the Temple of the Emerald Buddha, Thailand’s holiest treasure. Enjoy luxury accommodations at an ideally located hotel. 

Hong Kong Post-Program Option 

Extend your experience for 3 nights in Hong Kong, where present-day life embraces the past. Enjoy a scenic ride through Aberdeen and an excursion to Victoria Peak for spectacular views of Hong Kong. Visit the opulent Man Mo Temple and the Wong Tai Siun Temple, known for fortunetelling and divine guidance. Stroll the beautiful grounds of the Tang Dynastystyle Nan Lian Garden. Accommodations are at a luxury hotel in the heart of the city. 

The Pre- and Post-Program Options are available at an additional cost. Details will be provided with your reservation confirmation.