CME & Cultural Tour of South East Asia: Vietnam, Cambodia & Laos

February 14 - March 3, 2013

Feel the magic of South East Asia...

...on our luxury tour featuring three of its most fascinating and historical jewels. Start in Cambodia, and the sites of Phnom Penh, the vibrant bustling capital then delve into the history of the 9th century Khmer Empire as you explore the temples of the Angkor Park in Siem Reap including the world famous UNESCO Angkor Wat. Then onto serene, timeless Laos to visit the spiritual and cultural sanctuary of Luang Prabang and cruise the Mekong River to a unique riverside ecolodge. Finally, travel through the heart of Vietnam - from the capital, and city of lakes, Hanoi in the north all the way down to the lush farmlands of the Mekong Delta in the south. The journey will include historic imperial Hue, charming Hoi An, the floating markets of the Mekong Delta and the wide open French style boulevards of flourishing Ho Chi Minh City (formerly Saigon). Experience the warmth and hospitality of these cultures as you meet friendly people, sample mouth-watering dishes, cruise tranquil river waters, bargain at local stalls…

Tour Highlights

  • Cruise along the floating markets of the Mekong Delta
  • Witness the French influences in the architecture of Saigon
  • Drive over the spectacular Pass of Ocean & Clouds from Hue to Hoi An
  • Experience spiritual Luang Prabang and relax in an ecolodge on the Mekong River
  • Marvel at the spectacular temples of the Angkor Park
  • Sample mouthwatering cooking classes in Hanoi & Luang Prabang

CME Program / Group Medical Director: Dr. Mel Borins, Toronto

(15+ CME hours focused on local traditional healing concepts and Certificate of Attendance provided)

  • Presentations by Canadian & local physicians
  • National Hospital of Traditional Medicine (Hanoi)
  • Acupuncture & Acupressure Center (Hanoi)
  • SOS Children’s Village (Luang Prabang)
  • National Pediatric Hospital (Phnom Penh)

Pricing, Inclusions & Exclusions

 Price includes:

  • Flights from Toronto to Phnom Penh and Saigon to Toronto and all internal flights in South East Asia (For flights from other Canadian cities, please enquire for pricing)

  • Modern, air conditioned coach transportation 

  • Mekong River cruises on traditional junks 

  • 4 star hotel accommodation 

  • 15 breakfasts, 14 lunches, 9 dinners 

  • Comprehensive daily itineraries including privately escorted tours of local cultural sites, museums etc 

  • CME program including tours of various local medical facilities and separate programs for spouses 

  • Fully escorted program including services of local English speaking cultural experts

 Price excludes:

  • Local and international airport departure taxes and entry visas for Vietnam, Cambodia & Laos (US$130 current cost) 

  • Travel insurance – please note, travel insurance (including medical and trip cancellation / interruption coverage) is highly recommended for this tour. Coverage is available through doctors-on-tour – please check for further details in our brochure

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