Museums, markets, historical relics and more - this 4-day classic tour takes in the best of Ho Chi Minh City and Mekong Delta. Explore the unique architecture in the most vibrant city in Vietnam. Visit the Tunnels of Cu Chi and the waterway of the mighty Mekong River. Every moment of this day tour delivers a new and distinctive experience.
 

Tour Code: VTPAS1504
Tour route: Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) – Cu Chi Tunnels – My Tho
Duration: 4 Days/ 3 Nights
Date: Departure date upon your request
Start/ End: Saigon/ Saigon
Tour Customizable: Absolutely! (Tell us your specific requirements in the inquiry form)
Tour Category: Ho Chi Minh City Tours

BRIEF ITINERARY

Day 1: Saigon Arrival – Cu Chi Tunnels
Day 2: Saigon City Tour
Day 3: Saigon – My Tho – Dinner at Saigon River Cruise
Day 4: Saigon Departure

 
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Day 1: Ho Chi Minh City Arrival – Cu Chi Tunnels (D)

On Saigon arrival, you will meet up tour guide and driver at the airport, then transfer to hotel for check-in and relax. In the afternoon, depart to Cu Chi Tunnels for a half-day visit. Cu Chi Tunnels is 50 km far from the city center. These are an immense network of connecting underground tunnels that were the location of military campaigns during American wars. This area is now a “should-not-be-missed” site for all visitors traveling to Vietnam.

visit cu chi tunnels ho chi minh city tours

Firstly, you will watch a short introduction video showing the foundation, activities… of Cu Chi tunnels and people lived here in the past then crawl all the safe parts of the tunnel system; enjoy some special cassava and tea that served free on the tour. Later, you can go to the shooting range to try firing real bullets or free for shopping at the souvenir shops. Back to the hotel in Ho Chi Minh city for dinner and overnight.

shooting range at cu chi tunnels

Day 2: Ho Chi Minh City Tour (B, L)

Today, visit all the highlights in Ho Chi Minh city such as the Reunification Palace, a palace of old President in South of Vietnam during the American war; the War Remnants Museum where is poignant display of the futility of war; Notre Dame Cathedral and Old Post Office, the two sites that you can ignore when visiting the city.

the tank at the reunification palace in ho chi minh city

After lunch, travel to the district 5 to visit Cho Lon (China Town), Thien Hau pagoda and Binh Tay market. Stop at the ancient pagoda of Giac Lam or head back to the Buu Long Pagoda which is recognized as one of 20 most beautiful Buddhist constructions in the world. Later of the day, enjoy one hour Water puppet show in the Golden Theater. Overnight in Saigon.

the magnificent buu long pagoda

Day 3: Ho Chi Minh City – My Tho (B, L)

After breakfast, travel to Mekong Delta to enjoy the full day package tour with a boat trip, Mekong Delta people’s homes, their orchards, coconut candy workshops, honeybee farm as well as taste many kinds of fresh fruits that picked up from the garden before. You can also enjoy a short classical music performance showed by farmers in the home while enjoying tea and fruits. Lunch will be served at a local home or restaurant. In the afternoon, visit the vibrant Cai Be floating market before returning to the hotel in Ho Chi Minh City.

boat trip in my tho mekong delta

Day 4: Ho Chi Minh City Departure (B)

After breakfast, you are free until the awaiting vehicle takes you to the airport for your departure flight. Trip ends.

Option: Saigon Foodie Tour

If you want to stay longer in Saigon, this optional tour will give you a wonderful chance to taste the best street foods in the world including Banh Mi, Com Tam and dozens of traditional cakes and noodle soup.

a street food stall in ho chi minh city

Children Policy

  • Under 2 years old: Free of Charge (baby cot upon request, sharing food with parents)
  • From 2 – under 5 years old: 50% (Sharing bed with parents, own food)
  • From 5 – under 12 years old: 75% (sharing rooms with parents, private extra bed, own food)
  • Above 12 years old: Charged as an adult

Trip Price Included

  • Private transfer with air – conditioner & good driver
  • English speaking guide (other languages upon request)
  • Accommodation based on Twin/BDL sharing
  • All meals as indicated in the itinerary (B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner)
  • Entrance fees
  • Private boat trip in Mekong Delta
  • A bottle of water/person/way
  • Viet Vision Travel’s hat

Trip 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
  • Food tour

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