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The Mekong and Icons of Southeast Asia: Ha Long Bay, Angkor Wat & Luang Prabang

Program No. 22630RJ
Immerse yourself in the beauty and culture of Southeast Asia on the beautiful Mekong River, in Vietnam’s Ha Long Bay and in the historic temples of Laos and Cambodia.

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At a Glance

Discover a land of mystical beauty in Southeast Asia, where brilliant waterways cut through exotic jungles, centuries-old monasteries still serve as religious monuments and the “Descending Dragon Bay” lives up to its name. On this journey by riverboat and on foot, float down the mesmerizing Mekong River in Laos to explore traditional villages and learn about their cultural heritage. Elsewhere, experience three unbelievable UNESCO World Heritage Sites. In Vietnam, explore the emerald waters and limestone pillars of Ha Long Bay. In Laos, learn about the graceful monasteries of Luang Prabang. And in Cambodia, bask in the brilliance of Angkor Wat and its extraordinary temples.
Activity Level
Keep the Pace
Walking 1-2 miles on uneven terrain and climbing in and out of small boats.
Small Group
Small Group
Love to learn and explore in a small-group setting? These adventures offer small, personal experiences with groups of 13 to 24 participants.

What You'll Learn

  • Experience the ethereal beauty of Halong Bay on a one-night voyage aboard a private traditional Vietnamese junk.
  • Explore the magnificent temples of Angkor Wat with an expert temple instructor.
  • Go ashore in traditional villages along the beautiful Mekong River to discover their cultural heritage and learn their way of life.
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