Expedition Overview

Expedition Overview

  • Explore Angkor Wat with a local archaeologist, and go behind the scenes at the Angkor Conservation Center to view Khmer artifacts that are off limits to the public.
  • Have lunch with two former Viet Cong soldiers at their home, hearing gripping stories about the Vietnam War and life in the famed Cu Chi Tunnels.
  • Discover the pristine beaches and floating villages of Lan Ha Bay, a seldom visited part of Ha Long Bay, and spend the night aboard a traditional-style wooden junk.
  • Encounter critically endangered species at Save Vietnam’s Wildlife rescue center in Cuc Phoung National Park, and hear from local conservationists about National Geographic-funded research into pangolin trafficking.