Vung Tau was known as Cap Saint-Jacques under French occupation. It is just 125 km southeast of Ho Chi Minh City. Once this seaside resort was a popular beach destination for French and American service man. Vung Tau is one of the popular seaside resorts of Vietnam with sandy beaches, transparent warm blue water all year-round. Vung Tau offers a good relaxation trip on prime beach caressed by the cool breeze from transparent warm blue waters.
Start 8:00 AM
You're picked up in the early morning for a ride from your hotel that gets the outing started. Head out from Ho Chi Minh City, past the rubber plantations and rice fields that cover the landscape to Vung Tau.
When arriving in Vung Tau, pay a visit to the White House Palace (Bach Dinh), which served as a summer residence of Vietnam's last emperor. Your guide shows you the Niet Ban Tinh Xa Pagoda and the Buddhist shrine of Thich Ca Phat Dai, along with a colonial-era lighthouse built by the French
Next, we will visit 32 meter-tall (105 feet) Jesus Christ Statue by walking up the stair of 847 steps. Considered one of the tallest statues of Christ in Asia, its outstretched arms span a little over 18.4 meters. It took about 20 years for the construction of the statue which completed in 1993. The adventurous are welcome to climb to the top of inside Christ’s arms and enjoy the breathtaking panoramic view of Vung Tau city.
Thang Tam Temple (Whale Temple), the temple displays the bones which came to symbolize the protector deity of the coast. Now, each time a carcass of a whale washes ashore, the bones are ceremonially hauled to the mausoleum.
Have lunch at the local restaurant and go for a swim at the Bai Sau Beach before you set off for the ride back to Ho Chi Minh City.
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private tour, (USD/Pax)
1Pax: 175 USD
2Pax: 98 USD
3Pax: 75 USD
4Pax: 70 USD
6Pax: 52 USD
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