With 4 Days/ 3 Nights, this tour covers the main points of interest in Southern Vietnam. Saigon - called “The pear of the Far-East”, enjoy a boat ride on the Mekong Delta and tributaries with visit to the intricate network of the Cu Chi Tunnels, constructed by the Viet Cong during the U.S.-Vietnam War.
Day 1: Arrival in Saigon ( Dinner cruise)
Arrival in Saigon . Pick up and transfer to hotel.
Then shopping at Ben Thanh market, See water puppet show. Dinner cruise on Indohina Junk.
Day 2: City - Cu chi tour ( B, L, )
Am: 7h30 am. Our tour guide will pick you up at your hotel. Depart from Saigon to Cu Chi tunnels (about 50km). As you know, CuChi tunnels is one of the most famous historical Vestiges of Vietnam’s national liberation War. It is network consists of over 200km of tunnels linked to the other like a Cobweb. You go to inside the tunnels which has the kitchens, food and ammunition storage caches, medic-care chambers (a small clinic), meeting room, commanding chambers ..etc. You discover the tunnels by entering inside on it, about 15 m, 30m, 60m and 100m long belong to your health. At the end of the tunnels, you can eat Cassava (called Khoai Mi), this is the main food for Vietcong people during the war..
Say goodbye the Cu Chi tunnels, back Saigon for lunch.
Pm: Notre dame Catheral, built between 1877 and 1883 by French, most of the materials were transferred from Marseille (France). Next to the Church, you walk to visit the Central Post Office, built 1886 and ended 1891 by Gustave Eiffel. Your next destination is Reunification Palace which was built in 1868, named Norodom Palace and inaugurated in 1873. In 1963, this palace was heavily destroyed by bombs. On 30 April 1975, the tanks of the liberation army entered Independence Palace. After the liberation, Independence Palace became the headquarters of the City’s military Administration Committee.
You can discover the activities war during US war by visiting. The War Museum in which is an interesting collection of American Weapons. Night at hotel.
Day 3: Mekong tour ( B, L, )
8h30 am: Our tourguide will pick you up at your hotel. You leave Saigon to My Tho city, about 75km, 1h30 by free way, this is the first free way in the South of Vietnam. An unforgettable way of seeing the Mekong Delta is driving along the provincial Roads down on the Southern Region of Vietnam through the Paddy rice fields, orchards and small hamlets.
On arrival in My Tho city, you’ll take a local motor boat, cross Mekong River (the biggest River in Asia, through China, Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Cambodia and Vietnam, its length about 4.800km long). You enjoy fresh coconut juice on the boat. Your first visit at Unicorn island where you taste the natural pure honey bee, bee pollen and Royal jelly bee. Your second visit byboat is in the Dragon Island where you can see how the local people make coconut candy. This is the special product in the Ben Tre province. Walking on the village, then you take the Horse Carriage about 1,5km around the village. Upon arrival at the Garden, you can eat the tropical fruits as pine-apple, water melon, longan, royal bananas. You listen to the traditional folk music, called “Cai Luong”. Next, you take a sampan, rowing boat by hand, about 2km, you can discover the rural daily life of local people inside the water coconut tree jungle. You have lunch in the Turtle Island with the special food as the “Elephant Ear fish:,..ect
Back to habor . Pick up and transfer back Saigon. Night at Hotel.
Day 4: Departure ( B)
Free and easy then transfer to the airport for flight departure. End trip.
Tour Cost includes:
- Transportation as tour program indicated.
Mineral water : 2 bottles/ pax/ day.
- A half meals as indicated in the itinerary.
- English - speaking guide
- Entrance fees.
- Boat trip.
- Twin-share accommodation with daily breakfast; 3/4/5* Hotel / Deluxe
3* Le Duy Hotel.
4* : Edenstar Hotel / Deluxe
5* : Rex Hotel / Premium Room
Tour Cost excludes:
Airport taxes; Visas; travel insurance; tips; personal expenses, emergency transfers, Other meals.