The once called ‘‘Paris of Asia’’ for its wide boulevards lined with stately trees and magnificent French villas is now Vietnam’s largest and most exciting city - Ho Chi Minh City (formerly Saigon). This package is ideal for you to explore the most highlights of Saigon, Cu Chi historical tunnels and Mekong Delta within the shortest time.
On arrival in Ho Chi Minh, you will be met our local guide at the airport (TBA Flight) and transferred to down town for check into hotels. Dinner at a local Restaurant. This evening will be free at leisure. Overnight at hotel in Ho Chi Minh City.
Day 2: Ho Chi Minh city tours & Cu Chi Tunnels (Breakfast, lunch, dinner & guide)
Morning: Pick up at hotel and transfer to visit Cu Chi. Sight-seeing on road: rice field, potter's kilns. Visit the underground village, which used to be a bitter battle ground for a long period during the Vietnam War. The amazing network of over 200 km of underground tunnels will offer you impression of the former fierce war in South Vietnam. Lunch at a Local Restaurant.
Afternoon: Drive back to Ho Chi Minh City, you will have a Saigon city tour: Visit to Reunification Palace, War Crime Museum, Notre Dame Cathedral and Old Post Office, former US Embassy, and shopping at Ben Thanh Market. Dinner at a Local Restaurant. Overnight at hotel in Hochiminh City.
Day 3: Ho Chi Minh city – My Tho/ Mekong Delta (Breakfast, lunch, dinner & guide)
Morning:After breakfast, a two hour drive to My Tho will expose the colourful outskirt life as well as picturesque rice fields along the journey. Upon arrival, get on a boat trip up MekongRiver with islet stop at Thoi Son to taste seasonal fruits, enjoy traditional folk songs. Then, visit the authentic life of the local and challenge your bargaining power at cottage handicraft shops. An adventurous sampan ride in palm shading creeks will be the next experience of the riverside region.the 150 year- old Vinh Trang pagoda, which combines Vietnamese, Khmer and French architecture, Dong Tam snake farm, Lunch to be served with the Mekong Delta specialty – Deep Fried Elephant ear fish.
Afternoon: Back to Ho Chi Minh City. Dinner at a local restaurant. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City.
Day 4: Ho Chi Minh city tour (Breakfast, lunch, dinner & guide)
Morning: You will visit to Cho Lon in ChinaTown (Big market of Chinese in Saigon), thien Hau Pagoda, the famous lacquer ware factory and the handicraft center. Lunch at a local restaurant.
Afternoon: Continuing visit to Bonita Chocolate Factory, shopping at Saigon Square center. Dinner on Saigon restaurant cruise ship with traditional music performance. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City.
Day 5: Ho Chi Minh city departure (Breakfast & guide)
Free at leisure until transferring to Tan Son Nhat International airport for departure (Flight TBA). Home sweet home.
TOUR Price: Basing on US$ per Person update: 11-09-2014, valid from 08-09-2014 to 31-03-2015