Sai Gon City tour - Cao Dai - Cu Chi - Vinh Long - Can Tho - Chau Doc
Day 1: Arrive Saigon
You will be greeted at the Tan Son Nhat airport and transferred downtown to check into your hotel. Free time to explore a little of downtown. Overnight in hotel.
Day 2: Sai Gon city tour (B)
AM: Pick you up at your hotel at 07:30 and start the tour by
visiting Reunification Hall, Notre Dame Cathedral, General Post Office, former US Embassy, City Hall, War Crime Museum. Have lunch in a restaurant.
PM: Proceed the city tour to visit Giac Lam pagoda, China town, Thien Hau temple and Ben Thanh Market. Overnight in the same hotel.
Day 3: Cao Dai temple and Cu Chi tunnel (B)
AM: Go to Cao Dai temple in Tay Ninh Province, the biggest one of the 400 Temples built in southern Vietnam to see the colorful Noon Mass in the glorious temple.Continue the trip to Cu Chi tunnels, on the way you will enjoy the spectacular view of the paddy fields.
PM: Walk around the tunnels area to see the bomb craters, underground bunkers, deadly traps, go inside a secret tunnels to see how guerillas had lived, fought and survived during the war. Head back to Saigon at 17:30. O/N in the same hotel.
Day 4: Sai Gon – Vinh Long – Can Tho (B)
We depart for a great trip on Mekong River. After a 3-hr-drive we will take a boat trip along the river and its narrow waterways, overhung with dense vegetation. We will try exotic fruits in one of the many orchards. Lunch with local delicacies will be served in a bonsai garden. We continue with drive to Cantho, check in hotel and overnight in Can Tho.
Day 5: Can Tho floating market – Chau Doc (B)
Another discovery in the Mekong Delta: the floating markets. We will wake up early to visit the floating market of Cai Rang, one of the most colorful floating markets in Southeast Asia where a great variety of fruits and vegetables found in the region are sold. From Can Tho, we travel the colorful road to the bustling river town of Chau Doc. Take a short sightseeing to the Sam Mountain for impressive views over Cambodia and the Mekong Delta. Overnight in Chau Doc.
Day 6: Chau Doc – Sai Gon departure (B)
AM: Breakfast. Then you will start the rowing-boat trip to the floating village ( also called “Fish farm”), we may get on a floating fish-cage to see and feed the fish. Then, you are going on the ethnic Cham village where you can see how Cham people weave Sarongs and towels and explore the locals cultures and customs. Then visiting the Moslim Mosque in the centre of the tribe.
PM: Head back to Saigon, with a stop at a small beautiful garden in My Tho for enjoying the atmosphere of Mekong delta for the last time after a wonderful trip. Arrive in SaiGon at 18:00. Free time until transferring to the airport for your flight out.
Tour Cost includes: - Full transportations as tour program indicated (bus, boat,…)
- Package private tours as the above itinerary
- All breakfasts
- Airport transfers
- English speaking guide in the tours
- Entrance fees
- Accommodation (Twin/double sharing room)
Tour Cost excludes: Airport taxes; Visas; travel insurance; personal expenses; emergency transfers.