Breathe in wafting scents of incense on a journey through the mysticism, history and ancient traditions of Thailand, Laos, Vietnam and Cambodia. Take a trip that takes in the best of Indochina, from the majestic Angkor ruins and the pristine beaches of Sihanoukville to the frenetic pace of Ho Chi Minh City and Bangkok. Soak up the relaxed vibes of Hoi An and Chiang Mai, and enjoy the riverside beauty of Luang Prabang. The warmth and candour of the locals you meet along the way - and the delicious range of cuisines on offer - perfectly complete this all-encompassing adventure.

Highlights

There are many chances to do good while you travel, from the Tat Kuang Si Bear Rescue Centre to social enterprise restaurants like Friends International and Makphet

Make one of Southeast Asia's classic journeys – a slow-boat trip down the Mekong River

Get a good taste of Thailand, with time in Bangkok, Chiang Mai and Chiang Khong

Halong Bay is a paradisical enclave of green waters and strange rock formations. Enjoy an overnight cruise through the beautiful landscape and indulge in the Bay's fresh seafood

Go back in time at the ancient trading port of Hoi An. Experience the blend of influences from Europe and Asia on the nearby beaches and markets

Nha Trang has been called the 'Cannes of Vietnam' because of its sumptuous beaches and cosmopolitan feel. You'll have plenty of free time here to relax in the beaches and go snorkelling

Enjoy the guidance of a local expert as you temple-hop at the dazzling Angkor complex, one of Southeast Asia's most stunning sights

A homestay in the village of Chambok puts you right in the heart of everyday life in rural Cambodia

Nature-lovers rejoice! Two days in Sihanoukville is your chance to delve into the mangrove forests of Ream National Park, or simply unwind on a secluded beach