Top Tour of Southern Vietnam 6 days 5 nights
Private Tours Vietnam
Top Tour of Southern Vietnam 6 days 5 nights depart from Ho Chi Minh City – Cu Chi Tunnels – Muine Beach - White sanddunes - My Tho – Ben Tre - Can Tho - Cai Rang Floating Market.
Day 01: Ho Chi Minh City Arrival (Saigon - Dinner)
Welcome to Vietnam’s modern metropolis: Saigon (Ho Chi Minh City). Meet your guide and driver at the airport route to the Hotel 4*. Free time and welcome dinner. Overnight in hotel
Day 02: Ho Chi Minh City – Cu Chi tunnels (B/L)
08:20Am: Will pick you up at the hotel. Then we will take you to visit The Reunification Palace, War Remands Museum, the Notre Dame Cathedral, the historic Central Post Office, and Jade Emperor Pagoda as final place to visit in Ho Chi Minh city.
Before heading to Cu Chi tunnels – the hiding spots during war which are used by Viet Cong soldiers, we will have a rest and enjoy lunch in a restaurant.
13:00-13:30: Cu Chi Tunnels
Arriving at the destination, a short introductory video showing how the tunnels were constructed and used by Viet Cong soldiers during Vietnam War will be given.
Then we will spend time to explore the maze of tunnels with countless trap doors, storage facilities, weapons factories, field hospitals, command centers, kitchens, and more. Besides, we will enjoy the most popular food during war days at Cu Chi tunnels.
17:00 – 17:30 Drop off at your hotels. Trip ends. Overnight in hotel
Day 03: Ho Chi Minh City – Mui Ne Beach (L)
Am: Pick up your hotel and Leave Ho Chi Minh City by road for Phan Thiet. The scenic 200km drive north on Highway One passes through the bustling city of Bien Hoa before cutting through dense rubber plantations.
Nearer to Phan Thiet the terrain changes to arid semi-desert with cactus plants and strange looking dragon fruit trees.
12:30 Arrive in Phan Thiet City Enjoy lunch
13:30: Visit Van Thuy Tu temple then on the way to the Nui Ne Beach more visitThe Prince’s Castle and Po Shanu Cham Towers and back resort free time.
14:30 Muine Check into Resort. The rest of day is free to relax by the pool or on the resort Overnight in Mui Ne.
Day 04: Tour In Mui Ne - Ho Chi Minh City (B)
Sunrise morning:(Dept: 4h30 Am – Back: 8h30 Am )
We pick up at your hotel and go to the White sanddunes about 30 km, SANDY PARADISE where is attracted by natural beauty, oriental – Sahara desert.
Kept changing thei shapes as a result of blowing wind and the shadow of sunlight. Not only you can enjoy sand-silding or quad-bike ( pay more ) for fantastic eye-viewing the lotus lake locating in the heart of the dunes, which is available during four seasons.
On the way back ,you can enjoy one more time the RED SANDDUNES, the exciting daily local activities fishermen and thousands of fishing boat delivering thei products from the sea to the local market at the FISHING VILLAGE Finally, we visit the FAIRY STREAM, a natural beauty spot with a nice mountain – water view the white Canyon, which is a unique and primitive place untouched by human beings, near a small brook whit clean water.
12:00 Check out resort then pick you up then transferring to Ho Chi Minh City.
End of services at 18h30pm. Overnight in hotel
Day 05: Ho Chi Minh City - My Tho - Ben Tre - Can Tho Floating Market (L/D)
07:45 - 8:30 am: Tour guide will pick you up at your hotel and start the journey to My Tho – Ben Tre.
10:30 am: Visiting Vinh Trang Pagoda, the biggest pagoda in the West.
It has the most special architecture of Mekong Delta, combining between Viet- Khmer culture and original Western Europe architecture. You will contemplate Rạch Miễu Bridge, the biggest river of West and connecting. My Tho province with Ben Tre province
11:30 am: Having lunch with set menu and local dishes
12:30pm: Get on the cruise and begin for travelling on the river. The cruise will go along Tiền River and pass Fishing Village where people catch the fishes inside the floating houses.
13:00pm: Arriving in Thai Son Island (Cù Lao Thới Sơn) for visiting Coconut Candy Factory (the most famous thing in Ben Tre province), tour guide will show you how to make the candy as well as how it tastes.
13:20 pm: Visiting the next local farmer’s house to enjoy fruits and traditional music “ Đờn Ca Tài Tử” – A specific characteristic of Southern culture. Relaxing your mind by rowing boat on small, peaceful canal to get into the bee farm where we enjoy the honey tea and take photo with python and finger banana – the typical things of Mekong Delta.
14:00 pm: We get back bus and keep going to Can Tho city. You check in Accommodation: Ninh Kieu Riverside 4* 1night, free your time to relax pool
18:40 Enjoy Dinner
21:00 You can choice night market and food street at the Hau river. Overnight in Can Tho
Day 06: Cai Rang Floating Market - Ho Chi Minh City (B/L)
06:00-6:30am Pick you up your hotel and start your boat trip on Hau river to Cai Rang Floating market - A biggest floating market beginning from sunrise to late morning but it is busiest from 7:00 to 10 am.
The shops and stalls at the market are local boats of different sizes. The main items sold are farm products and specialties of Cai Rang Town and neighboring areas. Wholesale is the main form of trading in this market.
What you need to do here is to sit back on your boat, enjoy the morning coffee served by the local coffee boat and watch the whole world of trading going on from boats to boats. As your boat edges through the market, you will be surely driven back to the yester-centuries by the sound of bargaining, rowing, motoring mixed with the sound made from the coffee boats, meat boats, grocery boats, ice boats… your breakfast today as local style with a bowl of noodle soup.
Saying goodbye Cai Rang floating market, your boat will speed up through green and beautiful channels of the Mekong River stretching along rural villages and arrive a fruit orchard where you can enjoy some kind of tropical fruit and understand more the real life of local people.
08.50am: Having free buffet breakfast at the hotel then you have free time relax Pool or free shopping
11h30am: Checking out hotel and heading to Ho Chi Minh city. At Lunch time on the way to Ho Chi Minh City
16:00: Arriving to your hotel in Ho Chi Minh city end your trips.
Tour Price Included
Private transfer with air – conditioner & good driver
English speaking guide
Accommodation based on Twin/BDL sharing (4*)
All meals as indicated in the itinerary (B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner)
Private boat trip in Mekong Delta
A bottle of water/person/way
Tour Price Excluded
Other airfares and taxes on international flights to Vietnam & out of Vietnam.
Foods and drinks not mentioned in the itinerary
Visa and visa fee to Vietnam
Entrance fees and permits during free time
Personal travel insurance (compulsory)
Personal expenses such as Bar, telephone & Laundry bills
Tips and gratuities