Trip code:SPT003. Price: $130
Duration: 6. Group Size: 11
Starting:Ho Chi Minh City.
Tour Valid: 1 - 6/2
29 seats coach picks up at your arrival in Saigon to your chosen hotel. Stay overnight in Saigon.
7.30 AM: Drive to Cu Chi tunnels, the first of impression is watch of short introductory video showing how they were constructed, then spend the next hour exploring the maze of tunnels. Also on display are various mantraps, the remains of an American tank and numerous bomb craters made by 500 pound bombs dropped by B52 bombers. For those interested there’s even the opportunity to fire off rounds from an AK47 or MK16 at the nearby rifle range Crawling under Cu Chi tunnels Crawling under Cu Chi tunnels. Get back to HCMC and have lunch in a local restaurant in HCMC.
After lunch, We will take a drive to visit the History Museum, Notre Dame Cathedral and Old Post Office. Visit The Reunification Palace, The War Remnants Museum. Have a Water Puppet show at 5.00 PM. End of the tour at your hotel in HCMC.
8:00 AM Guide and driver pick you up from your hotel and start a full day to discover Vung Tau city with some famous sites and beaches around. With about 2 hours on a coach trip along the countryside with beautiful landscapes on both sides. On arrival Vung Tau, start a visit at Thich Ca Phat Dai Pagoda, discover the old construction, heard about the history of the Buddhism in Vietnam with many old furniture maintenance, the Temple of Nirvana, statue of Jesus at the top of Nui Nho Mountain with the height of 32 meters. After that, we will continue to visit some nice beaches. Finally, leisure for swimming or enjoy some water sport games (sport game fees is on your side) then driving back Saigon and end tour at hotel at around 18:30
6.30 AM: Depart for Cai Be by car/van via Trung Luong Express Highway, stopping to take photos in Tan An town overlooking the picturesque flat rice fields.
9.30 AM: On arrival in Cai Be, set off by motor boat to visit the Cai Be floating market and watch the locals trading fruit and many other commodities on board their vessels. Visit a small family business to see how coconut candy and crispy rice popcorn are made. Then wander into the small villages to visit the orchard and fruit plantation, accompanied by traditional southern Vietnamese folk music.
11.30 AM Keep cruising to a series of small canals to experience the charms of the Upper Mekong Delta. Arrive in Tan Phong island, join to a cooking class. Enjoy your cooking experience and learn how to prepare special Vietnamese dishes. Food cooked by yourself and fresh river food served in the heart of the garden. Relax on the hammocks to get back your energy.
14.00 PM : Cycle around the village path with fruit orchards and bonsai garden. Meet the local islanders to lean more about the local daily life in the Mekong delta.
15:00 PM: Take a boat ride back to Cai Be, meet the van for the trip back to Hochiminh city.
5.00 PM: Have a special walking tour to visit Saigon city and try its special food tour. Our walking today will connect you from the most famous Nguyen Hue walking street and the local markets to the most special food corner in town near Ben Thanh market. The food trail will show you the different dishes of Taste of Hanoi with its Southern culinary style which is also rich and various. Saigon is a dynamic city its unforgettable endless dinning experience.