Start the day with an early morning visit to Cai Rang Floating Market, the largest floating market in the Mekong Delta. Float through bustling trade scenes with vendors selling staple commodities, local products, steaming noodle soups and the freshest of fruits. As the morning bustle begins to slow, return to the shore for a transfer to the border town Chau Doc for an overnight stay.
On arrival Chau Doc in afternoon, we visit Tra Su National Bio Reservation forest - 25km from town; this is a great place to visit when you're staying in Chau Doc. Seating on a long boat with a motor which takes you through water covered in green lilies. A bit surreal as it almost likes land, then switch to a rowing boat which makes a trip through the forest with the green stuff on the water. This ecological spot is the habitat of many genera of water birds (mostly storks), colonies of bats and various rare animal and bird species. Overnight in Chau Doc
Day 4: Chau Doc - Saigon (B, L)
After breakfast at hotel, transfer to Saigon. On the way back, stop at Mekong Restop for lunch. Check in hotel in Saigon.
Day 5: Saigon history day (B, L)
Today we will visit the War Remnants Museum: the story of Vietnam - American war. Exhibits include photographs, machinery, and weapons that depict the harsh realities of war. Thien Hau Temple in China Town, one of the most important pagodas in the city, this richly decorated temple is dedicated to Thien Hau, the Goddess of the Sea and patron of sailors. She is said to travel over the oceans on a mat and ride the clouds to wherever she desires. China town: settled in the late 18th century, this labyrinthine section of Ho Chi Minh City bustles with restaurants, temples, exotic stores, and markets. Binh Tay market. Experience of this integral part of the city's daily business, enjoy a cyclo ride in Chinatown. Have lunch at a local restaurant.
In the afternoon, Reunification Palace which was the residence of the President Nguyen Van Thieu of former South Vietnam until 1975 (the 1960s - Apr 1975s). The tour continues to Notre Dame Cathedral, Central Post Office. Walking down Dong Khoi street, one of the busiest and luxury streets of Saigon, see the City Hall a beautiful example of French colonial architecture. Up the skydesk at Bitexco financial tower. The tour finish after visiting the Ben Thanh market at around 04:30 - 5:00 PM.
Day 6: Saigon Cu Chi – Cao Dai (B, L)
Cao Dai Temple in Tay Ninh - a province 95 km North of HCMC, close to Cambodia border. Its exterior is decorated with multi-colored dragons of all shapes and sizes competing for space with a number of swastikas. Above the main entrance is the all-seeing holy eye, the symbol of the Cao Dai sect. The interior is just as engaging as statues of Jesus Christ, Buddha and the Hindu god, Brahma, stand side by side. Cao Dai Temple is the eclectic mix of colors and the amazing use of architecture creates a space of beauty, spirituality with a somewhat surreal flavor to western palates!
After you have lunch, we will leave Tay Ninh and travel to Cu Chi Tunnels. This is where guerilla warfare optimized and exemplified. You’ll learn the clever design of the tunnels and the strategic use of trap doors. Even with B-52 bombers dropping 30-ton loads of explosive, turning the jungle into a pockmarked moonscape, 30 thousand American troops failed to conquered the area! You’ll have a chance to crawl around a portion of the 250 km long, multiple-layered tunnel. You’ll learn how thousands of guerillas managed to stay underground many days at a time, also their great technique to conceal smoke from their cooking. There’re a lot more to enjoy, even a chance to fire real AK bullets. Arriving back to Ho Chi Minh City at around 5 - 6 PM.
Day 7: Saigon – flight to Nha Trang (B)
Free at city until our car transfer you to airport for local flight to Nha Trang. On arrival Nha Trang, transfer to hotel (resort) for check in hotel. Free at your own.
Day 8: Nha Trang (B)
You have free day to explore Nha Trang city, enjoy time on beach.
Day 9: Nha Trang - Da Lat (B, L)
Today, our car and guide will take us to Da lat City, the driving about 3.5 hours from Nha Trang to highland city. On arrival Da Lat we will have lunch in a local restaurant then visit city flower garden, Crazy House, King Palace. Check in hotel. Overnight in Da Lat.
Day 10: Da Lat - free day (B)
Fee time at Da Lat City
Day 11: Da Lat - Buon Me Thuot Dak Lak ( B, L)
Check out Da Lat, take a trip to Buon Me Thuot, another city in highland Vietnam. Today we will visit Lak Lake (the largest fresh water lake in highland) on the way to Buon Me Thuot, explore and learn about the culture of Ede ethnic people, coffee culture and enjoy coffee time on highland. Check in hotel in Buon Me Thuot. Overnight in Buon Me Thuot.
Day 12: Buon Me Thuot - flight to Saigon (B)
Today, flight to Saigon
Day 13: Saigon - flight to Phu Quoc Island (B)
Today, we take a local flight to Phu Quoc Island
Day 14 &15: Free time at Phu Quoc (B)
Day 16: Phu Quoc - flight to Saigon - then departure flight (B)
Take local flight to Saigon and your flight Departure. End of tour.
- Hotel/resort accomodations base on twin/double room (Category: 3* standard/ 4* deluxe/ 5* luxury, details on booking)
- All private transfer, pick-up and tours as program
- Domestic flights, economy ticket: Saigon - Nha Trang, Buon Me Thuot - Saigon, Saigon - Phu Quoc, Phu Quoc - Saigon
- Meals as mentioned in the program
- Bottled water on tours
- All entry fee where applicable.
- Visa on arrival services
- English guide on tours
- International flight to/from Vietnam
- Personal expenses
- Beverage and meals that not mentioned in itinerary
- Travel insurance
Price: from 1490 USD per person.
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