- Tour route: Reunification Palace, War Museum, Notre Dame Cathedral, Old Post office, Ben Thanh market, Cu Chi tunnel
- Duration: 2 days
- Date: No fixed departure dates. You may go whenever you wish.
- Start/End: Phu My port/Vung Tau
- Group size: Private tour only – 1 person minimum and above
- Tour Customizable: Absolutely! (Tell us your specific requirements in the inquiry form)
Day 1: Phu My port – Ho Chi Minh City tour – Overnight in Ho Chi Minh city (L)
Upon your arrival in Phu My port in Ba Ria – Vung Tau at 7am; you will be welcome by our tour guide & driver and transferred to Ho Chi Minh city . After about 2,5-hours driving; we will be in the city center and start our city tour. First we will visit the Reunification Palace, the former Presidential Palace for the president of the South of Vietnam. After that we continue to visit War Remnant Museum, where we can see countless artifacts, photographs and pictures documenting about the Viet Nam War .
Our delicious lunch will be served at a nice restaurant in the central city.
After lunch time; we also stop to visit Notre Dame Cathedral and Old Post Office to get good shots for our memory of the big, modern city of Vietnam. We keep going on the city tour with visits to China town & then to Ben Thanh market- here we can experience our Vietnamese Southern daily life.
When the tour finish we go to our hotel in city center for checking in and then free at your leisure for exploration the city. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City.
Day 2: Ho Chi Minh City – Cu Chi Tunnels Tour – Phu My port (B)
Start at 8:00am; our tour guide & driver pick you up at the hotel then we leave Saigon for the Cu Chi tunnel, otherwise known as the “Iron Triangle” or “Iron Land” in war time. On the way we will drive through pleasant countryside; rubber plantations and rice paddies. Before entering the tunnels, we will see a short introductory video showing how they were constructed, followed by an exploration of the maze of tunnels, some of which have been widened to allow tourist access. Also on display are various mantraps and the remains of an American tank as well as numerous bomb craters made by 500lb bombs dropped by B52 bombers.
We go back to Ho Chi Minh City at noon time then continue on a drive to Phu My port . Back on Cruise ship at about 16:00. Trip concluded.