Duration:
 5 Days / 4 Nights

5 Days Southern & Mekong River

Special Features

Discover Ho Chi Minh City, the largest city in Vietnam with its street food, colonial architecture, cafe culture

Visit Cu Chi Tunnels with historical relics and the underground tunnels from the Vietnamese-American conflict

Boat through canals, floating villages, mangrove forests in the Mekong River Delta to see locals’ water-river life

Day 1/ Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon): Saigon Arrival – Airport pick up – City Tour if the time permits (D)

Day 2/ Saigon: Saigon – Boat Trip in My Tho & Ben Tre of the Mekong River Delta – Can Tho (B)

Day 3/ Can Tho: Can Tho – Cai Rang Floating Market – Saigon (B)

Day 4/ Saigon: Saigon – Tay Ninh – Cu Chi Tunnels  – Saigon (B)

Day 5/ Departure: Departure (B)

Trip Package Includes

•  A/C private transfers indicated in the program
•  04 nights of accommodations at hotels
******∗  3 nights Ho Chi Minh City
******∗  1 night Can Tho
•  Meals as indicated in the program: B- Breakfast, L- Lunch, D- Dinner
•  Private boat to cruise in the Mekong River as indicated in the program
•  All admission costs at places mentioned in the itinerary
•  English-speaking tour guide
•  All entrance fees
•  All taxes & service charges
•  Local sim card for cell phone

 

Trip Package Excludes

•  Other meals and personal expenses that are not noted in the program

•  Trip insurance

Day 1:

Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) Arrival - Airport pick up - City Tour

Included:

Private A/C transportation · Breakfast · Tour guide · All entrance fees · Dinner · Hotel in Saigon

Activities:

Upon your arrival at the airport in Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon), you are picked up and transferred to your hotel for check-in, recovery, and free. If time permits, we take a half-day city tour to cover the major sightseeing in this largest city of Vietnam, including the Reunification Palace, the War Museum, Notre Dame Cathedral, and the Ben Thanh market before enjoying a welcome dinner at the local restaurant in the city.
Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon)

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Day 2:

Saigon - Boat Trip in My Tho & Ben Tre of Mekong River Delta - Can Tho

Included:

Private A/C transportation · Breakfast · Lunch · Boat · Tour guide · All entrance fees · Hotel in Can Tho

Highlights:

Mekong Delta My Tho  Ben Tre  Can Tho

Activities:

After breakfast at the hotel, we take the Mekong Delta boat trip to My Tho and Ben Tre, famous for small wooden boats, sweet candy, and local folk songs. We continue driving toward Can Tho for the night in the afternoon.
Overnight in Can Tho

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Day 3:

Can Tho Floating Market - Saigon

Included:

Private A/C transportation · Breakfast · Lunch · Boat · Tour guide · All entrance fees · Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City

Activities:

After breakfast at the hotel, we take a boat trip to explore the vibrant Cai Rang floating market, where the trading method is unique, each boat usually sells one specific item, such as pumpkins, pineapples, or sugar canes…. Drive back to Ho Chi Minh City after an exciting boat ride.
Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon)

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Day 4:

Saigon – Tay Ninh - Cu Chi Tunnels - Saigon

Included:

Private A/C transportation · Breakfast · Lunch · Boat · Tour guide · All entrance fees · Hotel in Saigon

Activities:

After breakfast at the hotel, we drive through Vietnam’s countryside to Tay Ninh to explore its famous Cao Dai religious headquarters, here you also have the opportunity to witness the daily ceremony at Cao Dai Holy See and meet followers who come to attend the ceremony wearing colored robes, a symbol of the strange combination of Confucianism, Taoism, Christianity, and Buddhism. After lunch at a local restaurant, continue the journey to Cu Chi Tunnels, where you will see the incredible underground tunnel network built by Vietnamese fighters during their long struggle for independence.
Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon)

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Day 5:

Saigon – Departure

Included:

Private transportation with air conditional, Breakfast

Highlights:

Airport transfer

Activities:

Free time for more discoveries in Ho Chi Minh City, until it’s time to transfer you to the airport to catch your flight back home or your next destination.