Discover Ho Chi Minh City by getting full experience of its sights and sounds. Be astonished by the architectural marvel of the Cu Chi Tunnels. View magnificent scenes of rice field and explore the canals by sampan in the Mekong Delta tour.
- Tour Code VMT – 02
- Length 4 days / 3 nights
- Start From Ho Chi Minh city
- Tour Type
Ho Chi Minh City and arrival
Right after arriving at Tan Son Nhat Airport, you will be picked up by our tour guide and driver, and then taken to the center of Ho Chi Minh City. Enjoy a cozy evening dinner cruise on the Saigon River while you are entertained by a live show. Stay overnight at the proposed hotel.
Ho Chi Minh City - Cu Chi
Have breakfast at your hotel.
Start the morning trip to Independence Palace, also known as the Reunification palace, was constructed on the sight of the former Norodom palace. The Independence palace is widely referred to as a historical landmark of Ho Chi Minh City and was designed by the architect Ngo Viet Thu. Continue visiting the remarkable structures from the French Colonial times such as the Notre Dame Cathedral, the historic Central Post Office. Additionally, followed by the outstanding site of the War Remnants Museum the museum has a vast display of the both the Indochina wars.
Have lunch at the local restaurant.
Depart for Cu Chi tunnels. It will take you approximately one and a half hours to get this destination by bus. Along the way (before exploring the tunnels), you will watch an introductory video to get the overview of how the tunnels were built and how the people survived from the harsh conditions of the war time. Right after reaching Cu Chi tunnels, spend your time on exploring the remaining area and tunnel systems which consist of the special constructed living areas with kitchens, bedrooms side by side with other martial facilities like storage, weapons factories, field hospitals, and command centers helping whoever lives inside the tunnels meet their basic needs. Moreover, there are also many hidden trap doors and dangerous traps within the maze-like tunnels for security purpose during the war. Especially, taste special tea and cassava (guerillas’ food during the war). Break time for relax or time for those who want to try their hand at the real shooting gun. Stay overnight at the proposed hotel in Ho Chi Minh City.
Ho Chi Minh City - My Tho - Ho Chi Minh City
You will be picked up at your hotel in the morning, and we will bring you down to the Mekong Delta. On the way you will get a chance to view the beautiful scenery as we go past the stunning rice fields. Upon arrival at My Tho, take a relaxing boat trip on the Mekong River to enjoy the fresh air and the charming stilt house at the river bank. Then, visit the authentic life of the locals and challenge yourself to bargaining at cottage handicraft shops. Take an adventurous sampan ride in palm shaded canals. Arriving at one of the villages, the locals will serve you with fresh honey tea and tropical fruits whilst they will perform their traditional folk music. Experience the rural lifestyle as we pay a visit to a local family business, where they produce coconut candy. After lunch with a Mekong Delta specialty – Vietnamese fried ruffled gourami fish, return to Ho Chi Minh City. Dinner on your own. Stay overnight at the proposed hotel in Ho Chi Minh City.
Ho Chi Minh City and departure
You will be served with breakfast at your hotel. Your leisure time is spent on shopping in Ho Chi Minh City. Get back to Tan Son Nhat international airport for your departure. Finish your Ho Chi Minh City Muslim tour.
Price & Bookings
Tour price includes
- A/C bus for pickup, transfer and sightseeing as per program
- English speaking tour guide on day tour
- All entrance fees, boat trip, seasonal fruit, honey tea.
- Hotel accommodations based on twin/double share basis
- Meals as per indicated in the program (B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner)
Tour price excludes
- International flight to/from Vietnam
- Travel insurance
- Drink and other meals not mentioned in the program
- Personal expenses (Porter, Laundry, telephone fee, Optional Tour, etc.)
- Tips for the guide and driver
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