With their long histories, interesting cultures, and gorgeous scenery, Vietnam, Cambodia, and Laos offer something for everyone. The allure of Southeast Asia is in the unexpected blend of stunning pagodas and romantic colonial architecture; the colorful cacophony of market streets where silks and silver are sold next to cilantro and roasted fish; the terraced rice fields and timeless villages.
Spend the night onboard a traditional style wooden junk boat in stunning Ha Long Bay and set out in kayaks to explore secluded lagoons and beaches.
A highlight of Southeast Asia tour are the spectacular ruins at Angkor, including Angkor Wat, a UNESCO World Heritage Site; Angkor Thom; and 10th-century Banteay Srei Temple, known for its intricate decorations. Walk the historic streets of Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City. explore caves and waterfalls in the jungles of surrounding Laos. Join a Laotian family at their home in Luang Prabang for a Buddhist Baci ceremony, followed by a dinner of local specialties.