- Itineraries: SAIGON – MEKONG (MY THO) – FLOATING MARKET – CHINATOWN
- Type: Private tour
- Depart Time: Daily
- Tour Length: 5 days 4 nights
- Depart from: Saigon
- End in: Saigon
DAY 1: ARRIVAL – EXPLORE CITY SAIGON
Arrival to Ho Chi Minh airport. Pick up at the airport and drive to Mekong DeltaAfter breakfast, our tourguide pick up and departing for explore the city include War Remnents Museum, have lunch at the restaurant. Continue visit Pink church with beautidul color and its back yard. This afternoon, you will have a look at Reunification Palace as South Vietnamese Government Headquarter (just look outside and take photos). Visit Post Office and Notre Dame church which remail significant of French colonial style and enjoy coffee at the apartment coffee (on Nguyen Hue street). Walking along Nguyen hue street until reach Bitexco tower as the mordern city icon where you can lazy around with cup of coffee and view panorama view of city.
Check in hotel in Ho Chi Minh city and stay relax.
DAY 2: MY THO – BOAT TRIP – CAN THO CITY
Start our boat trip on Mekong River going to Tortoise Island and go on small canal with stop at fruit orchard learning the local life. Visit to coco candy workshop. Boat ride to a riverfront-garden-restaurant for lunch. Followed is a short local traditional music performance. Enjoy a sampan ride in a beautifully lush-green canal. Extra time by horse-cart around village to see more local life and people’s activities. Lunch is served at nice countryside style restaurant. Pick up by motorboat and cross the Mekong back to My Tho. Transfer to Can Tho in the afternoon.
Check in hotel. After settling, bus take whole family to dinner.
Free yourself at hotel in Can Tho city
DAY 3: CAN THO – FLOATING MARKET – NOODLES MAKING – HO CHI MINH CITY
Take a leisurely boat trip to explore the picturesque tributaries of the Lower Mekong river (Bassac River), then proceed to visit Cai Răng floating market, which are the liveliest in the whole religion.
Have you ever tasted Vietnamese vermicelli soup? Well, now go and see how it is made. Then wander around the village and meet the friendly local people and experience how to cross a “Monkey bridge” which is built by only one stem of bamboo. Visit the orchard garden. Stop for lunch. Back to HCM city.
Back the Ho Chi Minh city and enjoy dinner.
DAY 4: CU CHI TUNNEL – CHINATOWN (OPTIONAL ADD- IN DINNER ON CRUISE/WATER PUPPET SHOW)
After breakfast, departing for half day explore Cu Chi tunnel. Cuchi used to be a bitter battleground for many years during the Vietnam War. Visitors to my country should not miss a visit to this underground village with us intricate network of over 250 km of tunnels at Ben Dinh, 50 km from Ho Chi Minh City. Don’t miss the experience a short, exciting trip through this labyrinth of interlaced tunnels. In addition, green paddy fields along the road to Cu Chi, and see local peasants at work and buffaloes led by children…These are really pleasant sights and will offer you some insights into Vietnamese agriculture as well. Extra: you can use the gun here !
After trip, drive you back Saigon city to enjoy lunch.
Afternoon is explore Cholon as Chinatown with stop at An Dong market and Quan Yin temple where almost Chinese Gods and Goddess worshiped. Enjoy Chinese dessert if you like (pay by yourself) at the oldest shop in town.
Enjoy your optional choices for night activities
Back the hotel and refesh. Pick up to theatre to enjoy most unique show of Vietnam Water Puppet Show
Tonight, make yourself a full relax at a nice dinner before goodbye this lovely city on Saigon River Cruise
Rest of the day is stay pleasure and free at hotel in Ho Chi Minh city
DAY 5: FREE AND EASY – TRANSFER TO AIRPORT
After breakfast, spending the rest of the day with your shopping at Ben Thanh Market, Saigon Square, Taka Plaza…..Checkout hotel and be ready for flight back home.