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The Southern Vietnam tour is an easy and interesting schedule to visit the bustling Ho Chi Minh City, explore the Cu Chi Tunnels and take your time cruising around in the small canals of all the Mekong delta tours have to offer. This trip offsets the best look at local lives in the area with the choice of luxury or deluxe taste of overnight onboard a Mekong cruise. This is the best itinerary for those who are looking for an effective South Vietnam private tours in a reasonable timeframe.

  • Get lost in the crazily weaved traffic of Saigon and to live with its hustle-bustle
  • Surprised with the complicated tunnel networks at Cu Chi during the Vietnam War, followed by a unique praying ceremony of Caodaism followers in Tay Ninh.
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DAY 01: Ho Chi Minh Arrival

Welcome to Vietnam! You are warmly greeted by our driver at Tan Son Nhat airport. Transfer to your hotel and check-in. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City

Meal: None

Tour guide: None

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DAY 02: Ho Chi Minh City Tour

After breakfast, today we will get out and be surprised by the vibrancy of this industrious metropolis; tour the must-see sites including the Notre Dam Cathedral, Central Post Office, the torn past War Remnants Museum, Independence Palace and the aged old Ben Thanh Market; immerse yourself in the chaos of traffic and commercial activities of this fascinating city’s life and lights that never seem to stop. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City.

Meal: Breakfast, Lunch

Tour guide: English Speaking Guide

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DAY 03: Ho Chi Minh – Cao Dai – Cu Chi

This morning, we transfer to Tay Ninh where the Cao Dai Temple located, to observe a colorful but solemnly midday service. Caodaism is a combination of Buddhism, Taoism, Confucianism and Christianity. After lunch, we continue our drive to explore the complicated network of underground tunnels in Cu Chi, which were used by the V.C and guerilla fighters during Vietnam War. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City.

Meal: Breakfast, Lunch

Tour guide: English Speaking Guide on board

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DAY 04: Ho Chi Minh – Mekong Delta

Departs from Saigon to Mekong Delta, discover the lush beauty of the Mekong Delta as you wind your way down narrow canals on a sampan that glides along with fruit orchards, paddy fields and sleepy villages; visit a floating market, where vendors display the delta’s bounty of fruits and vegetables on their boats. However, busy selling and buying, they will never forget to throw you happy smiles and wave at you. Overnight onboard or in a local homestay in Mekong Delta

Tour guide: English speaking guide on board

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

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DAY 05: Mekong Delta – Ho Chi Minh City

Breakfast on board, then continue to cruise the Mekong delta before you head back to the wharf where your vehicle is waiting to take you back to the city. Balance of the day is at your own leisure or last-minute shopping in the olden day Rue Cartinat. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City.

Meal: Breakfast

Tour guide: English speaking guide on board

DAY 06: Ho Chi Minh Departure

Free for your own leisure time until pick up and transfer to the airport for your departure flight.

Meal: Breakfast

Tour guide: None

ACCOMMODATION

Cities Hotel Category
Superior – 3star hotel First Class – 4star hotel Deluxe – 5star hotel Luxury – 5star hotel
Ho Chi Minh Northern Saigon

Deluxe room

Liberty Central Saigon

Deluxe room

The Myst Dong Khoi

Verdant Calm

Park Hyatt Saigon

Park room

Mekong Mekong Eyes Classic Cruise Mekong Eyes Explorer Cruise Song Xanh Sampan Song Xanh Sampan

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TRIP INCLUSIVE

  • All private transfer and transportation
  • Accommodation shared in Twin/Double room with daily breakfast
  • Experienced local English / French speaking guide
  • Meals as stated in the itinerary
  • All sightseeing tickets
  • Water and tissues on coach
  • Services charges and government tax
  • Boat trip in Mekong Delta
  • Approval document for visa on arrival (1-month single entry)

TRIP EXCLUSIVE

  • International flights & departures taxes
  • Beverage
  • Travel insurance
  • Personal expenses, tips and gratuities
  • Vietnam visa stamping fee.
  • Others not mentioned above

 Note:

* Check-in time: 02.00pm – Check-out time: 12.00pm.

* Price is based on minimum of 2 people sharing 1 double/ twin room. Single supplement is surcharged when one person occupy one room.

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