The southern part of Vietnam plays an important role not only in the history of the country but also in the growing national economy. A glorious memory of the last war, an amazing hospitality of the people, a rich and diversified nature, a dynamic life style are the main traits that can be seen when we visit this amazing land.
Arrival in Ho Chi Minh City. Formerly known as Saigon, Ho Chi Minh City, the second most important city in Vietnam after the capital of Hanoi, plays not only a role of a biggest commercial city but also a major center of sciences, technology, industry of the country. It was the capital of the French Cochinchina then the capital of the independent republic of South Vietnam from 1955 – 1975. Welcome by the guide at the airport and transfer to the center of city for visiting the Chinatown crammed with mysterious sacred temples, Binh Tay market, Thien Hau temple. Lunch at local restaurant. Continue visiting the municipal Post Office, Notre Dame Cathedral, and the War Museum. Overnight in 3* hotel.
Breakfast at the hotel. Take the excursion to Cu Chi. Visit the famous underground tunnels network built by Vietnamese guerrillas during the last war. It was also home to around 10,000 people for years. Try to detect the entry gate and experience the war atmosphere by going down into the tunnels. Lunch at local restaurant. After that, transfer to Cai Be for check in the hotel. Free time to explore the local garden in the village by bike or enjoy swimming pool for relax or take kayak on the river. Dinner and overnight at the 3* resort.
After breakfast, take a boat to visit Cai Be floating market with its busy traffic of boats carrying fruits, rice, goods, foods, timber, sand, etc. Visit the local coco workshops, the typical house, and the orchards. Enjoy tropical fruits and have lunch at ancient house. After lunch, continue by boat back to Cai Be pier. Drive back to Saigon. Overnight in 3* hotel.
Breakfast at hotel. Free time for shopping until transfer to the airport for flight back home or next destination. End of our services.
* B = Breakfast/ L = Lunch/ D = Dinner
* Inclusion: Accommodation in twin share, English speaking guide, air conditionned car/ bus, boat in Mekong Delta, entrance fees, meals as itinerary.
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