SAIGON, CAN THO, CHAU DOC
|Day 1: Ho Chi Minh City Arrival|
On your arrival at the Tan Son Nhat International Airport, you will be welcomed by our guide and driver who will bring you to your hotel. Free at your leisure after the long flight.
Overnight in Saigon
|Day 2: City Tour – Cu Chi Tunnels (B/L/D)|
After breakfast, The HCM City tour will start with a visit to the Reunification Palace, a tribute to the end of the American/ Vietnamese war. In the same vicinity is the Notre Dame Cathedral, with the twin bell towers that form the most famous landmark in Ho Chi Minh as that is visible for miles around. Across the square is the Saigon Post Office.
After Lunch, we will take a drive to the famous and extraordinary Cu Chi Tunnels. The tunnels were built by the Viet Cong guerillas and formed a labyrinth virtually underneath the U.S bases and were used for surprise raids and to avoid air strikes. The tunnels themselves extend over 200 kilometers and for short stretches are accessible to visitors.
Dinner on Cruise
Overnight in Saigon.
|Day 3: Saigon – Can Tho (B/L/D)|
After breakfast, You will arrive Can Tho for check-in hotel and have lunch. Afternoon, you will cycling to visit blacksmith family who are working for 50 years and made thousands of knifes and learning this experience by communicating with local people. Then, you continue to visit some local activities and communicate with local people who will share culture and enjoy fresh fruits on the orchards garden. After that, you stop at the traditional house with 3 generations and learn how to make and enjoy the special banana cake with local people. Late afternoon, you will be back to Mekong Rustic Can Tho for dinner.
Overnight in Mekong Rustic Can Tho
|Day 4: Can Tho – Chau Doc (B/L/D)|
In the early morning at 05.30 AM, you will take a boat to Phong Điền floating market – the local market where they pick the tropical fruits from their garden to sell there and have an opportunity to talk to the sellers on their boats. Then you continue to cruise through a beautiful small canals to reach Cai Rang floating market – The biggest whole sale tropical fruits on floating market. After experiencing floating market, you will visit a local family who made noodles by handmade with 3 generations and you can try to learn how to make noddle with them. You will have a light breakfast on local restaurant beside beautiful and quiet canals.
At 12:00, you will check out and we will drive to Chau Doc. Check in at the hotel and visit the Temple of Xu Lady at Sam Mountain. This is one of the most sacred temple in Vietnam. Every year, thousands of visitors and local people come here to visit and pray with her. According to the local people, the Xu Lady always bring good luck, health and happiness to those who trust her.
Overnight in Chau Doc
|Day 5: Chau Doc – Saigon (B/L/-)|
After Breakfast, we visit Tra Su cajuput forest which is renowned for not only its almost-untouched natural beauty but also its sanctuary of flora and fauna. Taking a boat trip into the forest and harmonizing oneself with nature. The impressive pictures of cajuputs, the fragrance of flowers and the music-like noise of birds, insects and animals will definitely make travelers do not want to leave. From the observation post, the forest can be seen with an area of nearly 900 ha, home of many birds and animals, including some rare ones. Leaving Chau Doc, we heading back to Ho Chi Minh City. Lunch is served en route. Then transfer to the airport for departure flight. End of Service.
END OF TOUR
+ Accommodation on a twin share basis including breakfast daily.
|Hotel (Equivalent)||3 Star||4 Star||5 Star|
|Saigon||Alagon Central Hotel and Spa||Harmony||Grand Hotel|
|Chau Doc||Chau Pho Hotel||Victoria Nui Sam (Resort 3 sao)||Victoria Chau Doc
(Resort 4 sao)
+ All transport between destinations and to/from included activities
+ 4 Breakfasts, 4 Lunches, 3 Dinners
+ The services of professional English speaking tour guides
+ Entrance fees, Boats, water (1bottle/pax/day)
+ Meals are not mentioned above
+ Visa cost
+ International Flights
+ Laundry, phone expenses
+ Personal expense not mentioned in the program
+ Tip for Guide and Driver