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Tour code: VNS03
Tour Name: SOUTHERN VIETNAM HIGHLIGHT FOR FAMILY 5 DAYS

In this trip, you will have a chance to visit Cu Chi Tunnels and Cao Dai Holy See which will provide you with an insight into our history, religion, and culture. Also, you can explore the lives of people nearby Mekong Delta, take a boat trip around the river’s bank to join the floating market and enjoy a relaxing time.

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Tour Included

  • Private door-to-door pick-up & drop-off services
  • All private transportation
  • Accommodation shared in Double room with daily breakfast
  • All domestic flights
  • Experienced English speaking guide
  • Private boat trip as per tour
  • Meals as stated in the itinerary (B: Breakfast ; L: Lunch ; D: Dinner)
  • All sightseeing tickets
  • Tissues and water on coach
  • Vietnam Visa On Arrival pre-approved letter
  • Services charges and government tax
  • Exclusive and personalized single agent/single customer service
  • No extra charge after services confirmation
  • 24/7 hotline support guaranteed

Tour Excluded

  • International flights & departure taxes if any
  • Personal expenses, tips and gratuities
  • Travel insurance
  • Beverage
  • Peak season or public holidays surcharge (if any)
  • Compulsory Gala dinner on X-Mas or New Year (if any)
  • Vietnam visa stamp fee (US$ 25 & 1 passport photo for each person)
  • Other services not mentioned above

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DAY 1: Ho Chi Minh City Arrival
Upon your arrival at Tan Son Nhat – Sai Gon International Airport, our tour guide will be holding a welcome signboard with VietmarkDMC & your name outside the baggage claim area and escort you to Saigon downtown with a brief introduction en route. Check in hotel.

The rest of the day is at your leisure to explore the young and beautiful city in Vietnam.

Overnight at hotel in Saigon.
DAY 2: Saigon - Cao Dai Holy See - Cu Chi Tunnels
Breakfast & Lunch

At 08:00 am morning, our driver and tour guide pick you up from your hotel then start to Cao Dai Temple in Tay Ninh – a province 95 kilometers South East of HCMC, close to Cambodia border. The Cao Dai Temple is like a Walt Disney fantasia of the East. Its exterior is decorated with multi-colored dragons of all shapes and sizes competing for space with a number of swastikas. Above the main entrance is the all-seeing holy eye, the symbol of the Cao Dai sect. The interior is just as engaging as statues of Jesus Christ, Buddha and the Hindu god, Brahma, stand side by side. Having lunch at a nice restaurant.

At 01:00 pm, after having a lunch, we will leave Tay Ninh and travel to Cu Chi Tunnel. Just one part of an extensive network of tunnels that underlie Ho Chi Minh City, the Cu Chi Tunnels are famous for their role during the Vietnam War. Learn of their importance as hiding spots, communication and supply routes, and living quarters during the war. After exploring the narrow, subterranean routes and listening to stories from your guide, end your tour by returning to your hotel. Our driver and guide will transfer you to your hotel in Saigon, arrive Saigon at around 06:00 pm.
 
Optional activities in the evening in Ho Chi Minh City:


– Enjoy soft drinks at nearby café/ pub/ bar

– Wandering around night walking street area (Bui Vien, De Tham streets)

– Take an evening motorbike or scooter tour
DAY 3: Saigon - My Tho - Can Tho
Breakfast & Lunch

08.00 am: our guide and driver will pick travelers up from your hotel to depart for My Tho, it takes around 1.5 hours to arrive there. On arrive in My Tho, visit Vinh Trang Pagoda, then take a wooden motor boat (20 minutes) to Unicorn Island. On this boat along the river’s bank, travelers will be passing through natural creeks, interesting fisherman’s port; stilt houses (half on land, half on water). From there, we will take you to a bee farm where you have a chance to taste a tasteful cup of authentic honey tea.

After that, we walk around quiet villages and watch the life of rural people in Mekong Delta. You will also witness all kind of interesting transportation modes that local people use to move around while enjoying the fresh air along the canal and beautiful water coconut tree scenery.

Then, we will get to a village which has many small shops that make coconut candy and handcrafted items from coconut trees of Mekong Delta. In addition, you can have a chance to learn that those people can amazingly make dozens of useful products out of coconut trees.

One of the boat’s stops during this trip is at a seasonable orchard that has many different types of tasty tropical fruits for your enjoyments. You can enjoy the fruits for free while checking out the folk music that is typical to only the people in Southern Vietnam.

Then take a car to Can Tho. Arrive in Can Tho, check in hotel and free time
DAY 4: Can Tho
 Breakfast & Lunch

After breakfast, around 6:45 am, we board a boat and travel for about 40 minutes to get to our first spectacular landscape – Cai Rang floating market. This is the largest of its type in the whole Mekong delta. During this visit, you’ll have a chance to board a merchant boat that sells pineapples which come from Can Tho City.

After that, we continue on our river route for 5-7 minutes and then on foot for about 5 minutes to reach a noodle and a rice paper factories. The next stop is a rice processing factory where you’ll learn the many steps that transform “rice with a brown cover” to the delicious and beautiful rice grain that we consume daily. The time now should be around 12 noon. We will go back Can Tho for lunch. Recheck in hotel in Can Tho and free time.
DAY 5: Can Tho
Breakfast
After having a breakfast at hotel, travelers will be free to enjoy the final time in Can Tho.
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