Ancient Temples

Ancient Temples of South East Asia !


Many Hindu temples are present in South East Asia. These include the famous Angkor Wat complex and Kulen waterfalls with 1000’s of Shivalingas in Cambodia ; Sun temple (Wat Arun) & Jade Buddha in Thailand and temples of Parvathy & other gods in Vietnam. Bali is home to many beautiful Hindu temples. In addition, these countries are fantastic travel destinations. The HaLong Bay in Vietnam is listed as a modern Wonders of the World.
Our tour is a unique combination of religious places as well as scenic resorts & adventure.


South East Asia Tour
South East Asia Tour Key Attractions

Bali, Indonesia
  • Uluwattu  - Cliff Temple (Rudra)
  • Tanah Lot – Sea Temple
  • Ulun Danu – Lake Temple
  • Besakih – Shakthi Temple
  • Tirta Empul – Holy Bath Temple 
  • Gao Gajah – Cave Temple

Cambodia
  • Angkor Wat  - Vishnu temple
  • Bayon Temple – Brahma temple
  • Phnom Bakheng – Shiva temple
  • Ta Prohm – Tomb Raider temple
  • Boat cruise in Tonle Sap lake
  • Phnom Kulen National Park (Falls and river with Shivalingas)

Vietnam
  • Hanoi city tour
  • Halong Bay one-day Cruise
  • Ho Chi Minh city tour
  • Temples in Saigon
  • Cu Chi Tunnels – Adventure

Thailand
  • Grand Palace & Jade Buddha
  • Hindu & Buddhist temples

Wat Arun & Wat Pho temples
  • Cruise on Chao Praya river
  • Coral Island visit in Pattaya
  • Gems World & Alcazar Show
  • Marine World & Safari Park
 
Tour Duration Price
Bali, Vietnam & Cambodia 11 days Rs 115,000
Bali, Vietnam, Cambodia & Thailand 15 days Rs 145,000
To Join a Tour :
  • Have passport valid for 6 months from start date.
  • Pay initial booking amount of Rs 50,000.
  • Pay balance amount two weeks before start date.
Tour Cancellations :
  • Some flight tickets are non-refundable bookings
  • Less than one month before start date : Rs 25,000
 
  Bali (3 Days) + Tour of Vietnam & Cambodia (8 Days) + Thailand (4 Days)
Day 1 We leave in the evening for our flight connection to Bali Denpaser Airport
Day 2 We arrive in Bali Denpaser Airport. We check into our resort. After lunch we visit the cliff temple of Uluvattu for its gorgeous ocean views. Dinner and night stay Bali.
Day 3 We visit the Tirta Empul temple for a holy bath and after lunch visit we visit the Besakih temple with Mount Agong in its background. We spend the evening in the beautiful Kuta beach. Stay Bali.
Day 4 We visit the  UlunDanu Lake temple and take a boat Cruise. After lunch we proceed to Tannah Lot temple famous for its Sunset views.  The temple closes during High tide and opens in low tide.
After dinner we reach the airport for our night flight to Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon),Vietnam   
Day 5 Arrive in Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) and check in to hotel. After lunch and rest. we visit some landmarks in Saigon including ancient Hindu temples of Subramanya and Parvathy.  Late evening we explore the night market of Saigon. Night stay Ho Chi Minh City.
Day 6 After breakfast we visit the famous Cu Chi tunnels of Saigon. This elaborate 200 km network of underground tunnels is a remnant of Vietnam war and is a popular adventure.  In the evening we catch our flight to Hanoi, Capital of Vietnam.  Night stay Hanoi.
Day 7 We leave Hanoi in the morning for a one day cruise in Halong Bay. It is a UNESCO heritage site listed in modern day Wonders of the world. The bay features thousands of tranquil islands and limestone pillars which form a magical kingdom of the descending dragon. Night stay Hanoi.
Day 8 After breakfast we go for Hanoi city tour covering Temple of Literature and Ba Dinh Square & view  Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum. We also visit Old Quarter of Hanoi and visit the Ngoc Son Temple
located on the "Sword" Lake. After lunch we fly to Siem Reap, Cambodia and spend the evening in a riverside walk and visit the night market. Night stay Siem Reap.
Day 9 In the morning, we proceed to Angkor Wat complex with a local guide. We explore the temples of Vishnu (Ankgor Wat) and Brahma (Bayon temple) in the forenoon. After lunch we visit Ta Prohm, referred to as Tomb Raider temple  and the Bakheng temple of Shiva on the hillock. Late evening we watch a traditional Apsara cultural show. Night stay Siem Reap.
Day 10 Today we visit the Kulen National park and trek along the river that has 1000’s of Shivalingas and sculptures of Hindu gods to the famous waterfalls. In the evening we go for a boat cruise in Tonle Sap the largest freshwater lake in Asia. We see crocodile farms and return to our hotel after sunset.
Day 11 After breakfast we travel by road to Thailand. The total journey takes 6 hours and we enjoy the scenic country side. Upon arrival in Thailand we complete immigration and proceed to Pattaya which is a popular beach resort. Late evening we watch the famous Alcazar show. Night stay Pattaya
Day 12 We travel by boat to Coral island and explore the underwater marine life. After lunch we visit the world's biggest Gems gallery and proceed by road to Bangkok (3 hours).  Late evening we visit the famous Hindu temple in Silom, Bangkok. Night stay Bangkok.
Day 13 We start the day with a tour of  the Grand Palace which houses the Jade Buddha. The palace walls have huge murals  with depictions of Ramayana. We take a boat cruise on the Chao Prayo river which is the lifeline of the city and cover the other popular attractions of Bangkok like Sun Temple (Wat Arun) and Sleeping Buddha (Wat Pho).  Evening is free for shopping at Indra market or we  visit a theme mall ‘Terminal 21’. Night stay Bangkok.
Day 14 We enjoy the day in Safari World / Marine Park, Bangkok. Departure to India.
Day 15 Arrival in India
  Note Tour Itinerary may change based on weather, delays in immigration, traffic or health conditions of clients or restrictions imposed by government authorities. Shankar Treks  will make all efforts to maintain the tour schedule and complete all the Important aspects of the vacation.