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Siem Reap & Angkor Wat (PRE)

FROM $1,499 PER PERSON | 5 DAYS | $299 PER DAY

Maximize your time in Southeast Asia with this immersive Cambodian extension that unveils dazzling Angkor Wat — one of the world’s largest temple complexes. You’ll fly to Siem Reap, the gateway city to this sprawling UNESCO-listed compound, where you’ll discover the former seat of the Khmer kingdom on a two-day exploration. Plus, get a feel for local life with visits to a local dance school and silk farm, and even learn traditional skills like palm weaving when you interact with local villagers! Don’t miss your chance to discover one of Southeast Asia’s most important temples on this compact extension filled with cultural marvels, both ancient and contemporary.

Your Price Includes:
  • Air transportation from Siem Reap to Singapore
  • 4 nights’ accommodations at the Deluxe Sofitel Angkor Phokeethra Golf & Spa Resort (or similar)
  • 10 meals: 4 breakfasts, 3 lunches, and 3 dinners
  • 7 included features and Cultural Discoveries, including a visit to a silk farm and dancing school, and a village walking tour
  • 2 full-day tours of the Angkor complex, including Angkor Thom and Ta Prohm
  • All transfers and baggage handling (where permitted)
  • Services of a Vantage City Host
  • Tipping for drivers and local guides (excluding City Host)
  • Complimentary Vantage Deluxe Concierge Service to plan celebrations, activities, or provide regional expertise. Log in to My Portfolio and submit a request, or send an email any time up to two weeks prior to your departure at Concierge@vantagetravel.com
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DAYS 1-2:

Fly to Siem Reap, Cambodia

Today you’ll board an overnight flight to Siem Reap, Cambodia, crossing the International Date Line.

DAY 3:

Arrive in Siem Reap

Welcome to Siem Reap! After transferring to your elegant resort hotel (just steps away from the remarkable Angkor Wat complex), the rest of the afternoon is yours to enjoy. The resort has a spectacular pool, golf course, spa facilities, and much more. Join your fellow travelers this evening for dinner at the resort.

Included meals:

Dinner

DAY 4:

Explore Angkor Wat and visit an artisanal silk farm and dance school

After breakfast you’ll transfer to the Angkor complex for a full day of discovery. 

Standing before the cruciform terrace of Unesco-listed Angkor Wat, surrounded by a vast moat, flanked by massive colonnades, and topped by iconic spires, you cannot help but be awed by its sheer scale. The magic continues as you enter the site and see the intricate detail of its many shrines and sculptures. Its layout was meant to mimic Mount Meru, the celestial home of Hindu gods. Enjoy the morning meandering through the centuries-old terraces, pathways, and temples of this hauntingly beautiful treasure. Lunch is included in a local restaurant.

In the afternoon, get a glimpse into local life when you visit a traditional Cambodian dance school and learn the stories told through their tinkling music and graceful movements. You’ll also visit a local silkworm farm and see how these precious fabrics are produced.

This evening, enjoy a delicious dinner at our hotel with beautifully costumed, traditional dancers providing entertainment.

Included meals:

Breakfast, lunch & dinner

DAY 5:

Wander the ruins of Angkor Thom and Ta Prohm

Your second visit to the Angkor showcases two of the site’s most impressive ruins.

While here you’ll visit Angkor Thom and see its famous Bayon Temple. Adorned with 216 massive, smiling faces of Avalokiteshvara, a beloved manifestation of the Buddha, it is crowned with 54 towers. In atmospheric Ta Prohm, you’ll wander through a lush jungle setting where the strangler fig trees have entwined themselves into the very contours of the stone.

After lunch at a local restaurant, you’ll have the rest of the at leisure to relax at the resort or to return to Angkor Wat on your own. Enjoy dinner on your own tonight. 

Included meals:

Breakfast  & lunch

DAY 6:

Explore local village life on foot

After breakfast you’ll immerse yourself in the local lifestyle.

Siem Reap is actually a cluster of small villages set along the Siem Reap River and Tonle Sap, an important freshwater lake and river system. Today you’ll get a glimpse of the way of life that has been nourished here for centuries on a walking tour through a local village. Perhaps you’ll see newly caught fish being smoked, women making baskets from palm fronds, or monks blessing locals as they make their way to a shrine. Enjoy interacting with the locals and learn their traditional skills, such as palm leaf weaving and more. Then have lunch with your group at a neighborhood restaurant.

This afternoon is yours to relax and explore on your own. Tonight, celebrate with your travel friends at dinner.

Included meals:

Breakfast, lunch & dinner

DAY 7:

Fly to Singapore and join base tour

After breakfast, transfer to the airport for your flight to Singapore, where you’ll join Day 3 of the base tour.

Included meals:

Breakfast
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Sydney, Australia (PRE)

FROM $1,799 PER PERSON | 5 DAYS | $359 PER DAY

With its iconic skyline, ebullient people, and dynamic culture, it’s no wonder Sydney often ranks among the most livable cities in the world. Experience a slice of life here as you tour the Sydney Opera House, cruise the Sydney Harbor, stroll along the historic yet hip precinct of The Rocks, and bask in the brilliant blues of sea and sky at Bondi Beach. You’ll have plenty of free time to explore the city’s museums and parks, along with the region's exceptional biodiversity and jaw-dropping beauty. Since you’ve traveled all the way to the Land Down Under, don’t miss this opportunity to explore this spectacular harbor city!

Your Price Includes:

  • Transfer between Sydney and Darwin
  • 4 nights’ accommodations at the Sofitel Sydney Wentworth (or similar)
  • 7 meals: 4 breakfasts, 1 lunch, and 2 dinners
  • 4 included features and Cultural Discoveries, including a tour of the Sydney Opera House and a Sydney Harbor cruise
  • All transportation while on tour
  • All transfers and baggage handling (where permitted)
  • Services of a Vantage City Host and Program Manager
  • Tipping for drivers and local guides (excluding City Host)
  • Complimentary Vantage Deluxe Concierge Service to plan celebrations, activities, or provide regional expertise. Log in to My Portfolio and submit a request, or send an email any time up to two weeks prior to your departure at Concierge@vantagetravel.com
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DAY 1:

Fly to Sydney, Australia

Today you’ll board an overnight flight from the U.S. to Sydney.

DAY 2:

Cross the International Date Line

You’ll cross the International Date Line today and arrive in Sydney on Day 3.

DAY 3:

Arrive in Sydney, one of the world’s most iconic cities

Welcome to Sydney, the free-wheeling and cosmopolitan state capital of New South Wales! Upon arrival, we transfer to our deluxe hotel near the harbor and the soaring "sails" of the Sydney Opera House. You'll have a free afternoon to explore your new neighborhood before meeting back at the hotel for dinner.

Included meals:

Dinner

DAY 4:

Discover Sydney’s charms

Get acquainted with beautiful Sydney on our morning excursion. We begin at the Altmann + Cherny showroom to learn about opal, Australia’s national gemstone, before heading to the world-famous Sydney Opera House for a guided tour of this breathtaking UNESCO World Heritage Site. Next, a tour of the city’s highlights takes you to the peninsula of Mrs. Macquarie’s Point, where a chair carved for the first governor’s wife overlooks the harbor. Continue to the mid-19th-century Garrison Church, Dawes Point, and Chinatown. Your morning ends along the southern shores of Sydney Harbor, at iconic Bondi Beach. The rest of the afternoon is free, with lunch on your own. This evening, enjoy dinner at a local restaurant in bustling Circular Quay.

Included Feature:

  • Panoramic tour of Sydney

Cultural Discovery:

  • Opal demonstration

Included meals:

Breakfast & dinner

DAY 5:

A day at leisure in Sydney 

Explore Sydney on your own today, perhaps returning to some of the sights we saw yesterday, visiting the Royal Botanic Gardens, or having a picnic on the green parklands of The Domain. 

Included meals:

Breakfast

DAY 6:

Cruise Sydney Harbor and explore The Rocks

This morning will be an invigorating one, as you enjoy a sightseeing cruise on Sydney Harbor! This is your opportunity to view the gorgeous homes and capture fabulous shots of the Opera House and Harbor Bridge. Following the cruise, our Program Manager guides a walk of The Rocks and the Sydney Harbor area, pointing out some little-known sites and sharing local stories and lore. You’ll enjoy lunch at a local restaurant. Dinner is at your leisure this evening.

Included Feature:

  • Sydney Harbor cruise

Cultural Discovery:

  • Orientation walk of The Rocks and Sydney Harbor

Included meals:

Breakfast  & lunch

DAY 7:

Transfer to Darwin and begin your base tour

After a leisurely breakfast, you’ll fly from Sydney to Darwin and begin Day 3 of your base program.

Included meals:

Breakfast
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Siem Reap & Angkor Wat (POST)

FROM $1,499 PER PERSON | 5 DAYS | $300 PER DAY

Maximize your time in Southeast Asia with this immersive Cambodian extension that unveils dazzling Angkor Wat — one of the world’s largest temple complexes. You’ll fly to Siem Reap, the gateway city to this sprawling UNESCO-listed compound, where you’ll discover the former seat of the Khmer kingdom on a two-day exploration. Plus, get a feel for local life with visits to a local dance school and silk farm, and even learn traditional skills such as palm weaving when you interact with local villagers. Don’t miss your chance to discover one of Southeast Asia’s most important temples on this compact extension filled with cultural marvels, both ancient and contemporary.

Your Price Includes:
  • 4 nights' accommodations at the Sofitel Angkor (or similar)
  • 10 meals: 4 breakfasts, 3 lunches, and 3 dinners
  • 7 included features and Cultural Discoveries
  • Two-day excursion to Angkor Wat
  • Village walking tour
  • All transportation while on tour
  • All transfers and baggage handling (where permitted)
  • Services of a City Host and Adventure Leader
  • Tipping for drivers and local guides (excluding City Host)
  • Complimentary Vantage Deluxe Concierge Service, to plan celebrations, activities, or provide regional expertise. Log in to My Portfolio and submit a request, or send an email any time up to two weeks prior to your departure at Concierge@vantagetravel.com
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DAY 29:

Fly from Singapore to Siem Reap

Arrive in Siem Reap today. You'll have a day completely at leisure, with dinner at the hotel tonight.

Included meals:

Dinner

DAY 30:

Tour the Angkor Wat complex, and delve into local life with visits to a dance school and silk farm

Embark on a tour of the Angkor complex today, spending half a day meandering through the centuries-old terraces, pathways, and temples of this sprawling complex. Lunch is included in a local restaurant.

In the afternoon, get a glimpse into local life during visits to a Cambodian dance school and silk farm. Then, enjoy a traditional Angkor dance performance during a sumptuous buffet dinner.

Get your camera ready: What a day for taking photos: You’ll not only get up close and personal with one of the world’s most famous monuments — where you can snap shots of the startlingly well-preserved and intricately carved bas reliefs — you’ll also get to capture the smiling faces and impressive skills of Cambodian dancers.

Included meals:

Breakfast, lunch & dinner

DAY 31:

Explore Angkor Wat, Angkor Thom, and Ta Prohm

Get a second chance to explore the immense majesty of the Angkor Wat complex today. You’ll also have the opportunity to explore the ancient city of Angkor Thom and the Ta Prohm temple, too. Enjoy an evening at leisure with dinner on your own.

Included meals:

Breakfast  & lunch

DAY 32:

Siem Reap village walking tour

Today, travel to a rural village for a guided walking tour that sheds light on local life and will immerse you in the day-to-day goings-on here. Cultural Discovery: You’ll interact with local villagers, learning their traditional skills, such as palm leaf weaving, and more. Tonight, enjoy a Farewell Dinner, and toast to the expedition discoveries ahead. 

Included meals:

Breakfast, lunch & dinner

DAY 33:

Fly home

Transfer to Siem Reap's airport for your return flight home. 

Please note: Arrive to your destination rested and refreshed! Convenient gateway city stopover options mean you can break up longer flights easily — just ask our Flight Experts for assistance.

Included meals:

Breakfast
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Sydney, Australia (POST)

FROM $1,799 PER PERSON | 5 DAYS | $360 PER DAY

With its iconic skyline, ebullient people, and dynamic culture, it’s no wonder Sydney often ranks among the most livable cities in the world. Experience a slice of life here as you tour the Sydney Opera House, cruise the Sydney Harbor, stroll along the historic yet hip precinct of The Rocks, and bask in the brilliant blues of sea and sky at Bondi Beach. You’ll have plenty of free time to explore the city’s museums and parks, along with the region's exceptional biodiversity and jaw-dropping beauty. Since you’ve traveled all the way to the Land Down Under, don’t miss this opportunity to explore this spectacular harbor city!

Your Price Includes:

  • Transfer between Sydney and Darwin
  • 4 nights’ accommodations at the Sofitel Sydney Wentworth (or similar)
  • 7 meals: 4 breakfasts, 1 lunch, and 2 dinners
  • 4 included features and Cultural Discoveries, including a tour of the Sydney Opera House and a Sydney Harbor cruise
  • All transportation while on tour
  • All transfers and baggage handling (where permitted)
  • Services of a Vantage City Host and Program Manager
  • Tipping for drivers and local guides (excluding City Host)
  • Complimentary Vantage Deluxe Concierge Service to plan celebrations, activities, or provide regional expertise. Log in to My Portfolio and submit a request, or send an email any time up to two weeks prior to your departure at Concierge@vantagetravel.com
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DAY 29:

Arrive in Sydney, one of the world’s most iconic cities

Following breakfast, you’ll transfer to the airport for your flight to Sydney. Upon arrival, we transfer to our deluxe hotel near the harbor and the soaring "sails" of the Sydney Opera House. You'll have a free afternoon to explore your new neighborhood before meeting back at the hotel for dinner.

Included meals:

Dinner

DAY 30:

Discover Sydney’s charms

Get acquainted with beautiful Sydney on our morning excursion. We begin at the Altmann + Cherny showroom to learn about opal, Australia’s national gemstone, before heading to the world-famous Sydney Opera House for a guided tour of this breathtaking UNESCO World Heritage Site. Next, tour of the city’s highlights takes you to the peninsula of Mrs. Macquarie’s Point, where a chair carved for the first governor’s wife overlooks the harbor. Continue to the mid-19th-century Garrison Church, Dawes Point, The Rocks district, Market City, and Chinatown. Your morning ends along the southern shores of Sydney Harbor, at iconic Bondi Beach. The rest of the afternoon is free, with lunch on your own. This evening, enjoy dinner at a local restaurant in bustling Circular Quay.

Included Feature:

  • Panoramic tour of Sydney

Cultural Discovery:

  • Opal demonstration

Included meals:

Breakfast & dinner

DAY 31:

A day at leisure in Sydney 

Explore Sydney on your own today, perhaps returning to some of the sights we saw yesterday, visiting the Royal Botanic Gardens, or having a picnic on the green parklands of The Domain. 

Included meals:

Breakfast

DAY 32:

Cruise Sydney Harbor and explore The Rocks

This morning will be an invigorating one, as you enjoy a sightseeing cruise on Sydney Harbor! This is your opportunity to view the gorgeous homes and capture fabulous shots of the Opera House and Harbor Bridge. Following the cruise, our Program Manager guides a walk of The Rocks and the Sydney Harbor area, pointing out some little-known sites and sharing local stories and lore. You’ll enjoy lunch at a local restaurant. Dinner is at your leisure this evening.

Included Feature:

  • Sydney Harbor cruise

Cultural Discovery:

  • Orientation walk of The Rocks and Sydney Harbor

Included meals:

Breakfast  & lunch

DAY 33:

Fly home

After breakfast, you’ll transfer to the Sydney airport for your return flight home.

Please note: Arrive to your destination rested and refreshed! Convenient gateway city stopover options mean you can break up longer flights easily — just ask our Flight Experts for assistance.

Included meals:

Breakfast

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