Saigon and Surrounds Short Break 5 days / 4 nights

(Tour code: VK910)

Saigon (Ho Chi Minh city) - Cu Chi tunnels - Vung Tau - Mekong delta - Saigon

Day 1 (D):  Saigon - Arrival
Upon arrival at Tan Son Nhat International airport , meet and greet service and visit Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) . Visit Nortre Dame Cathedral , Old Saigon Post Office , and The People's Committee Hall .
Dinner & Overnight in Saigon.

Day 2 (B-L-D): Saigon - Cu Chi tunnels - Vung Tau
After breakfast, transfer to Cu Chi Underground Tunnel - where human knowledge has been enriched by experiencing a web-like tunnel system of more than 200km in length which used to be the shelters of guerrillas during the war against American troops. Back to Ho Chi Minh for lunch. After lunch, transfer to Vung Tau city where is a famous for long white sandy beaches and warm water whole year round.
Dinner & Overnight in Vung Tau.

Day 3 (B-L-D):  Vung Tau - Saigon
After breakfast, visit Vung Tau city including Christ Hill (St. Jacque Janerio), 18 meters high Goddess of Mercy, Thuy Van beach and Whale Temple dedicated to whales considered as the rescuing gods for Vietnamese fishermen in the east sea.
Lunch at local restaurant , after lunch drive back to Saigon - visit War Museum, China Town, Thien Hau Temple, lacquerware factory and handicraft center .
Dinner & Overnight in Saigon.

Day 4 (B-L-D):  Saigon - Mekong delta (Cai Be - Vinh Long) - Saigon
06:30 AM: Depart for Cai Be around 3 hrs driving. On our dedicated bus you can see the green paddy fields stretching towards the horizontal. When you arrive Cai Be, you’ll board a motorized boat that takes you to the floating market and spend 1 hr there for an interaction that you’ll see no where else in the world.
Next, your row boat will zigzag thru a maze of shadow canals to arrive at a great orchard where you can freely taste many famous tropical fruits of Vietnam and watch locals’ daily chores.
Then we’ll see how coconut candy, crispy rice cake and ceramic are made here (served free with premium hot tea.)
After this, we will ride bicycles and roaming through a village to check out several rural shops or we can relax on a hammock for a short rest. We will land on a marketplace and walk around to see how and what the poor rural people of Vietnam sell. You are encouraged to interact with the vendors and see how friendly and respectful they are. You might also buy many interesting things for very little amount of money. We spend about ½ hr here and then board our bus arriving to your hotel at around 06-00pm.
Dinner & Overnight in Saigon.

Day 5 (B):  Saigon - Departure
After breakfast, free at leisure until transfer to airport for departure flight.
Includes:
- Accommodation at selected hotels.
- Tours, transfers and all services as mentioned in the itinerary.
- Services of a driver and Private air-conditioned vehicles during all tours and transfers.
- Services of an English speaking guide during all tours and transfers.
- Entrance fees for all sights visited.
- Breakfast, Lunch or dinner if mentioned in itinerary with (B,L,D)

Excludes:
- International flights to and from Vietnam
- Meals other than those mentioned above
- Personal expenses such as laundry, telephone, drinks etc....
- Tips
- Personal insurance

 

Price:   Available upon Request

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Saigon & Surrounds