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Gems of Southern Vietnam

VN06: 6 Days Private Tour of Saigon - Mekong Delta - Can Tho - Cai Rang Floating Market - Saigon
Tour Type: Private Tour, any parts of the itinerary can be customized
Guide: English-speaking guide, experienced and knowledgeable
Driver: Private driver with a spacious air-conditioned car
Accommodation: 4 to 5-star hotels, also be open to your own choice
Meals: Authentic local cuisines and western-style food for your choice
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Day 1 Arrival in Saigon
Our guide will cheer you up in the arrival hall of Saigon Airport depending on your flight. You will get your first encounter of this vibrant city on your way to the hotel. We will treat you to authentic Southern Vietnamese cuisine at a delightful restaurant in the evening.

Meals: Dinner
Day 2 Saigon
Today we get right to the city's most popular sightseeing spots. We will first proceed to Saigon's China Town, where old Chinese temples with beautiful architecture will immerse visitors in real local market ambiance. Then we visit the FITO Museum on traditional Vietnamese medicine. Further onward to Ben Thanh Market to browse over a superb collection of goods. After lunch, we visit the War Remnants Museum and the Reunification Palace, dedicated to times of national upheaval after World War 2. We finish our afternoon at the neo-Romanesque Notre Dame Cathedral and the City's Centre Post Office. The evening program includes dinner and a night cruise on Saigon River for you to enjoy the city's charming night view.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Notre Dame Cathedra, Saigon
Visit the Gothic building of Notre Dame Cathedral in Saigon
Day 3 Saigon
Ho Chi Minh Cooking Class, Cu Chi Tunnels. (B+L)
We start the day by attending Ho Chi Minh Cooking Class, a 50 minutes drive from Saigon. You start with picking fresh vegetables and ingredients from the organic farm. Then you join the cooking class and make your own delicious dishes (length: 1 hour and 15 minutes) at the elbow of a master chef. It is absolutely a hands on and fun-filled experience. After class, you will be escorted to visit the astonishing Cu Chi Tunnels, a maze of underground air raids tunnels dug during the Vietnam War. You can crawl through parts of the tunnels to reenact surviving the warring days.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Day 4 Saigon - Ben Tre - Can Tho
A day trip to Ben Tre. Cruise on Ham Luong River, Local orchards and workshops, Countryside tour, Visit a local family. (B+L)
An exciting day awaits you! After breakfast, we will drive to Ben Tre, which is two hours drive from Saigon, and start our Mekong River Delta exploration. We will board a cruise on the Ham Luong River where you can see local families demonstrate making traditional coconut candy, rice paper rolls, swelled candy rice, dry longan and various rice wines. We will stop at a village to peek at what life is like for people living in the Mekong Delta in a real farmer's home. Furthermore, you can enjoy the idyllic scenery by "Xe Loi" (also called rickshaw) or bicycle. Stop at a riverside restaurant for a delicious and filling lunch. Then board a sampan for a relaxing trip along narrow canals. The boat will be waiting for you at the pier nearby to bring you back to Ben Tre and then we will drive you to Can Tho, which is the largest city in Mekong. You will have the rest of the day free to explore on your own.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Day 5 Can Tho - Cai Rang Floating Market - Saigon
Motor boat to Cai Rang floating market, countryside visits. (B+L)
We will leave for the famous Cai Rang floating market by motor boat early in the morning. There are thousands of peddlers coming from nearby regions to the hustling and bustling floating market. Here you can find a wide variety of goods, from fresh fruits to rice and seafood. It illustrates how the hardworking Vietnamese along Mekong Delta have lived for hundreds of years. Afterwards, we continue the boat ride to visit reputable orchards and sample some of the fresh fruits. As our boat continue to move into the country side, we can see traditional houses made of wood and palm leaves, and also view locals going about their daily activities. We will return to Can Tho for lunch, and then transfer back to Saigon.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Cai Rang Floating Market
Explore the famous Cai Rang Floating Market by boat
Day 6 Departure from Saigon
Hotel-airport transfer & see you off. A nice journey home! (B)
Your pleasant Southern Vietnam vacation comes to an end today as we transfer you to the airport and help you board the outbound flight. Should you wish to continue your Asian tour instead of going back home right away, we have some extension tour options for you to select from. Let's keep the wonderful experience going on!

Meals: Breakfast
B-- Breakfast L-- Lunch D-- Dinner
DestinationsLuxury HotelsStandard Hotels
SaigonHotel Nikko Saigon Liberty Central Saigon Riverside Hotel
Can ThoVictoria Can Tho Resort - Deluxe Room Victoria Can Tho Resort - Superior Room
Tour Prices
Travelers2-3 travelers4-5 travelers
With Luxury Hotels
With Standard Hotels
  • Prices are per person in US Dollars based on double occupancy.
  • Any parts of the itinerary e.g. tour length, activities & hotels can be tailored to your individual interests.
Price Includes
  • Accommodation with daily breakfast at selected hotels
  • Services of a private driver and air-conditioned vehicles
  • Service of English speaking guides as mentioned in the itinerary
  • Entrance fees for all mentioned sights visited
  • Meals as mentioned in the itinerary
Price Excludes
  • International flight into and out Vietnam
  • Meals other than those mentioned in the itinerary
  • Early check-in and late check-out at hotels
  • Personal expenses (such as laundry, telephone, drinks, etc.)
  • Tips for guides and drivers
  • Personal travel insurance
  • Vietnam Visa fees
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