What is included in the tour
- 3 nights @ Accommodation in 4* Hotel or similar (subject to availability).
- Meals as mentioned in the program. B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner.
- All entrance fees and sightseeing as mentioned in the program.
- Pvt Transportation by vehicle with A/C
- Boat excursion in Mekong Delta
- Water during tour day: 1 bottle/pax/day
- Local English speaking guide(s) in Vietnam.
What is NOT included in the tour
- Visa on arrival
- Any flight not mentioned and international tax
- Travel insurance
- Early check-in and late check-out
- Hotel/Room upgrade
- Festivity surcharge & festivity compulsory service by hotel(s) if any
- Compulsory tipping for guide & driver
- Drinks, personal expenses and others
- Any service not clearly mentioned in the program
- 5% GST 5%TCS
DAY 1: SAIGON ARRIVAL (NO MEAL)
Xin Chao! Welcome to Saigon (now known as Ho Chi Minh City) – the most hectic and business city of Vietnam. Upon arrival at the airport, you will be welcomed by the local tour guide and transfer to the city center to check in into the hotel.
DAY 2: HO CHI MINH CITY TOUR (B/L/D)
Breakfast at your hotel, leisure for a while until lunch at a local restaurant. Afternoon, we start the city tour at the Reunification Palace, the witness of the fierce Vietnam War ended in 1975. The grand building today is a Museum and Hall of official receptions. Next, visit War Museum - once known as the ‘Museum of American War Crimes’, it's a shocking reminder of the long and brutal Vietnam War. Nearby the Palace are the colonial-styled Central Post Office and the Notre Dame Cathedral, built between 1877 and 1883 and one of the city’s major landmarks. Have a walking tour on Nguyen Hue street to take the photos of the Opera House and the Ho Chi Minh Committee (outside). From here, walking to Ben Thanh Market one of the most typical symbol of Saigon to experience the daily life of the locals and do shopping the hand-made goods there. Overnight stay in Saigon.
DAY 3: SAIGON – MEKONG DELTA – SAIGON (B/L/D)
After breakfast at hotel. head to My Tho the homeland of coconut and family factories with local products like coconut candy, rice paper, upon arrival, embark on the boat cruising on the mighty Mekong River viewing the life to the local people live along the banks. We stop at one of 4 islands in the area for sightseeing. Enjoy the fresh tropical fruits served in the heart of the garden accompanied by traditional southern Vietnamese folk music at the plantation. After that you will embark on the small boats rowed by the local people thru the small cannels with water coconut tree to visit the local factories. There you will taste the honey tea and see the local people produce the coconut candy milk and of course you can also try it or stroll in the garden where the locals feed honeybee. Lunch at a local restaurant. Afternoon, drive back to Saigon with stop to visit Vinh Trang pagoda, a famous pogoda in the area that its architecture is a mix of Chinese, Cambodian, and French culture. Dinner at an Indian restaurant. Overnight stay at hotel in Saigon.
Note: No option for Indian food in My Tho (only Halah food or Vietnamese food)
DAY 4: SAIGON – CU CHI TUNNELS – SHOPPING AFTERNOON IN SAIGON (B/L)
Morning visit Cu Chi Tunnels, one of the few remaining monuments of the Vietnam War. Beneath the ground lie 200 km of tunnels, dug by hand and inhabited by the forces of the Vietnamese guerillas during the conflict. At its peak, prior to the Tet Offensive in 1968, the tunnel complex was base to almost 10,000 troops. To this day, it remains one of the most impressive examples of how fierce the war used to be. You can even try to crawl some dozens of m on the tunnel underground to have the real experience. Return to Saigon. Afternoon, your free time for shopping in Ben Thanh Market – the center and typical market of Saigon. Later, depart to the airport for departure flight. End of services.