6 Days Southern Vietnam Discovery Tour Package
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 in the Mekong delta. This trip offers the best look at local lives in the area with luxury taste of overnight on board a Mekong cruise.
DAY 1 HO CHI MINH CITY ARRIVAL
Welcome to Vietnam! You are greeted at the airport by guide and driver. Transfer to your hotel for check in. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City.
DAY 2 HO CHI MINH CITY
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.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
DAY 3 HO CHI MINH CITY / CAO DAI / CU CHI
This morning, we transfer have a drive famous historic Cu Chi Tunnels. They are constructed by the Viet Cong during the Vietnam War (or “American War” as it’s referred to here). These tunnels ran directly under military bases and were used both as the shelters, the protection against American air raid, and the stage of surprise attacks. Those inclined are invited to crawl through selections of the tunnels to better understand what life was like for the Vietnamese soldiers during wartime.
Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
DAY 4 HO CHI MINH CITY / 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 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 on board in Mekong delta.
Tour guide: English speaking guide on board
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
DAY 5 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.
DAY 6 HO CHI MINH CITY
Free for your own leisure time until pick up and transfer to airport for your departure flight.