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

Oct 17 - Nov 2, 2014

Group Medical Director: 
Dr. John Cocker (Founder, Stitches - the Journal of Medical Humour)


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. John Cocker, Stouffville 

(15+ CME hours focused on Alternative, Traditional & Tropical Medicine. 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

$6,295 / person (double occupancy)**

** Early booking savings of $600/couple available until April 30, 2014 

 Academic program reg. fee $500 / registrant

 Transportation/hotel taxes & fees $540 / person

 Single supplement - add $1,350

 Price includes:

  • Flights from Toronto to Phnom Penh and Saigon to Toronto on Cathay Pacific and all internal flights in Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia (as per detailed itinerary)

  • Modern, air conditioned coach transportation 

  • Porterage

  • 4 star hotel accommodation 

  • 15 breakfasts, 13 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 companions 

  • 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$150 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

Useful Links and Files (Click below to download!)

South East Asia CME - October 2014 - Flyer

South East Asia CME - October 2014 - Full Brochure

REGISTER NOW! To register for this program please download, print and complete the registration form below. Please mail, fax or scan the form (by e-mail) to the address on the form.

South East Asia CME - October 2014 - Registration Form

If you have any difficulties in printing the registration form, please e-mail us at and we will send you the form in a different format.

Our recommended RBC Travel Insurance is available when completing the registration form above. However, for Canadian clients residing outside of Ontario, you should click on the RBC Insurance button below to take out travel insurance.

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