Arrive at Tan Son Nhat International airport. Welcomed by your local guide and driver. Transfer to city center. Check in your hotel.
Visit HCMC with: the Notre Dame Cathedral (built in 1877), General Post Office, City Hall and War Crime Museum…
Have dinner at restaurant and overnight in HCMC.
After breakfast, drive to The Great Holy See Temple. The Temple was built in 1926, is considered one of the most striking structures in all of South-East Asia. It is the headquarters of the unique Cao Dai sect, a religion with a hybrid of Buddhism, Christianity & Confucianism.
After lunch, proceed to Cu Chi to explore the amazing site where Viet Cong hid during the War. It is now a popular spot for both Vietnamese & foreign tourists – the network of over 200km of tunnels became legendary when they played a vital role in the War. Afterwards, enjoy tea, cassava (guerrilla’s food in war time). Return to HCMC.
Have dinner at restaurant and overnight at hotel in HCMC.
Day 3: HCMC – My Tho – Ben Tre – Can Tho (B, L, D)
After breakfast, transfer to My Tho. Arrive at My Tho:
Pick guests up at Tourist Boat Station (My Tho).
Cruising on Tien River and seeing four islands: Dragon, Unicorn, Tortoise, and Phoenix. Enjoy fresh coconut juice.
Boat runs along fish farm for traveller to learn about local people how to feed fish.
Stop at Thoi Son Island, go walking around countryside road, enjoy tropical fruits and listen to traditional music.
To visit honey-bee farm, enjoy honey tea, pip banana wine and many kind of jams.
Take a rowing boat on small canal with water coconut lines and learning about local people’s life.
Come back big Boat, to sail up Tien River to Xep Canal, Quoi Son Village, Ben Tre Province. To visit handicraft workshop that are made from coconut wood.
Ride a horse-drawn carriage along country lane Quoi Son Village to seeing orchards and local people’s life.
Visit Tan Thach Village (Coconut Candy workshop) and come back big Boat.
Transfer to HCMC. Have dinner and overnight in HCMC.
Day 4: Cai Rang floating market – HCMC (B, L, D)
After breakfast, take the morning boat trip to visit the Cai Rang floating market. Keep cruising through the small channels system; visit the rice noodles making village. Experience the “monkey Bridge” in the Delta. Break time for lunch. Return to Ho Chi Minh city. Check in your hotel and relax. Have dinner and overnight at hotel in HCMC.
Day 5: HCMC – Airport (B)
Have free time before checking out and leaving for Tan Son Nhat International Airport. End of tour.
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Tour Cost includes:
– Full transportation as tour program indicated
– Accommodation (double/twin shared rooms at 3 star hotels) with breakfast
+ Ho Chi Minh city: Bloom Saigon Hotel***, Thien Tung Hotel*** or similar
+ Can Tho: Ninh kieu Hotel*** or similar
– Meals as listed in tour program (B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner)
– Boat trip
– English speaking guide
– Full entrance fees
– 1 bottle of mineral water/1day/1pax (500ml/1bottle)
– Tips for tour guide and driver
Tour Cost excludes:
– International flights
– Single room: 86usd/pax
– Travel insurance, drinks, telephone…
– Other private services