buu long pagoda from aboveGet overwhelmed by this undimmed Southern Vietnam Highlight tour bringing you to attractions at one half of S-shaped country. From dreaming beaches, great sand dunes to romantic cities, floating markets, and exciting streets, all of them are included in more than a week. This trip will absolutely leave you unforgettable memories.
 

Tour Route: Ho Chi Minh – Mui Ne – Dalat – Ho Chi Minh City – Mekong Delta
Duration: 8 Days/ 7 Nights
Date: No fixed departure dates
Start/End: Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon)/ Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon)
Tour Type: Landscape, Culture, and Relax
Tour Customizable: Absolutely! (Tell us your specific requirements in the inquiry form)
Tour Type: Vietnam Classic Tours

8-Day Southern Vietnam Highlight Tour - Map

Southern Vietnam Highlight Tour – 8 Days – Map

Highlights of Southern Vietnam Highlight Tour 8 Days:

  • Exhaust all of your energy with outdoor activities in Mui Ne
  • Enjoy peaceful moments at romantic Dalat
  • Behold the amazing architectures in Ho Chi Minh City
  • Experience a floating life at the Mekong Delta

BRIEF ITINERARY

Day 1: Ho Chi Minh City – Mui Ne
Day 2: Mui Ne Exploration
Day 3: Mui Ne – Dalat
Day 4: Dalat Full-day Tour
Day 5: Dalat – Ho Chi Minh City
Day 6: Ho Chi Minh City Sightseeing Tour
Day 7: Mekong Delta Full Day Tour
Day 8: Ho Chi Minh City Departure

 
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Day 1: Ho Chi Minh City – Mui Ne (D)

Welcome upon arrival by local driver upon at Tan Son Nhat international airport in Ho Chi Minh and start the southern Vietnam Highlight tour by transferring to hotel in Mui Ne & check-in. It takes 5 driving hours to get there. Relax after a long flight journey at a resort in Mui Ne. Overnight at resort/ hotel in Mui Ne.

mui ne beach at the sunset

Day 2: Mui Ne Exploration (B)

Have breakfast at the resort. Our driver will pick up & transfer to Mui Ne excursion. Drive to the Lotus Lake and White Sand Dunes, stopping to explore the dunes. Then Fairy stream is a good place for you to walk along to see the waterfall.

fairy stream in mui ne phan thiet

Continue to Mui Ne fishing village and Yellow Sand Dunes, where you can soak in the scenery, enjoy the sunset and take your picture. (sunset seeing for afternoon trips only). Overnight at resort/ hotel in Mui Ne

mui ne southern vietnam highlight tour 8 days ho chi minh city tours

Day 3: Mui Ne – Dalat (B)

Have breakfast at the resort. Free & easy until transfer to Dalat. It takes 4.5 hours to get there. Arrive in Dalat. Check-in the hotel and have free dinner by your account. Then ready to discover Dalat night market. Overnight at hotel in Dalat.

dalat night market south vietnam highlight tour

Day 4: Dalat Full-day Tour (B, L)

Have breakfast at the hotel. Today our local guide will wait for you at the lobby of the hotel for the Dalat city tour. Bao Dai Palace, Valley Of Love, Truc Lam Monastery, Golden Valley.

Truc Lam Zen Monastery in dalat

In the afternoon, continue the trip to Domaine De Marie Church, Railway station, Flower Garden Dalat, Tuyen Lam Lake, Crazy House, Robin Hill (cable car). Night market. Overnight at hotel in Dalat.

dalat flower garden southern vietnam highlight tour

Day 5: Dalat – Ho Chi Minh City (B, L)

Have breakfast at hotel. This morning our local guide will take you to visit Lang Bian Mountain and Dambri waterfall. Have lunch at a local restaurant. Then depart for Ho Chi Minh City. On the way, we will have a stop to visit Prenn Waterfall. It takes 7 hours to get Ho Chi Minh City. Arrive in Ho Chi Minh, check-in hotel and overnight there

dambri waterfall in dalat

Day 6: Ho Chi Minh City Sightseeing Tour (B, L)

Have breakfast at hotel. This morning our driver & local guide will take you to visit Ho Chi Minh City tour including Reunification Palace, War Remnant Museum, Notre Dame Cathedral, and Old Post Office.

reunification in saigon

After lunch, travel to Buu Long Pagoda, the religious construction recognized by National Geographic Magazine as one of the most beautiful pagodas in the world. Later, explore Binh Ben Thanh market to have a closer look at the life of local people. Overnight at hotel in Ho Chi Minh.

buu long pagoda in ho chi minh city

Day 7: Mekong Delta Full Day Trip (B, L)

Enjoy the scenic journey along the National Highway bordered by green rice fields. On arrived at My Tho, visit, take a leisurely boat ride along the river, view the stilt houses, fruit plantations and fishing villages along the river bank. Proceed to Tortoise islet, have lunch in the orchard garden.

vinh trang pagoda in vinh long province mekong delta

Then a boat ride to An Khanh – a less touristy attraction in Ben Tre, enjoy cruising on a hand-rowed sampan under the shadow of the water coconut trees along natural canals, then enjoy seasonal fruit & honey tea to the sound of “Southern Vietnamese folk music”, performed by locals.

mekong delta southern vietnam highlight tour

Visit a family business that epitomizes the idyllic rural lifestyle, taste the delicious coconut candy and observe the pastoral life as you roam through the fruit orchards and villages. Meet the bus and return to Saigon. This trip provides a fascinating insight into daily life in the Mekong Delta and you are guaranteed to take home your own private collection of beautiful memories. Overnight at hotel in Ho Chi Minh City.

durian in mekong delta

Day 8: Ho Chi Minh City Departure (B)

Free till the reasonable time that you are picked-up & transferred to Tan Son Nhat airport for your departure flight back home. Southern Vietnam Highlight tour ends. See you next time and have a good flight.

Meals Note:

  • B: Breakfast; L: Lunch; D: Dinner
  • All meals are authentic Vietnamese food
  • Buffet breakfast at all hotels
  • Special meals upon request

Children Policy:

  • Under 2 years old: Free of Charge for the tour
  • From 2 – under 5 years old: 50% charge for the tour
  • From 5 – under 12 years old: 75% charge for the tour
  • From 12 years old: Charged as adult

What’s Included?

  • Land transportation by private air-conditioned vehicles
  • All admission fees at attractions, temples, and activities as mentioned in the itinerary
  • All meals as listed
  • Private English-speaking guide (other languages upon request);
  • Accommodations as listed
  • Boat trips

What’s Excluded?

  • Vietnam Entry Visa Fees
  • Personal expenses
  • Tips to your tour guide and driver
  • Tourist sites which are not listed in the itinerary
  • Any meals which are not specified in the tour itinerary
  • Excess Baggage Charge
  • Single Room Supplement

Recommended Hotel List:

Cities3 stars4 stars5 stars
Mui NeLittle Paris resortSea Horse resortAnantara Mui Ne Resort & Spa
DalatRiver Prince hotelNgoc Lan hotelAn Binh Village
Ho Chi Minh CitySaigon hotelCentral Palace hotelGrand Saigon hotel