Southern Vietnam Highlights

ITINERARY:

Private car with driver will pick you up from the airport. Transfer to Saigon center, check-in & relax.

Enjoy the city in your own

Morning, pick up at your hotel and transfer about 136km to Vinh Long, a riverside town located in the Mekong Delta. Enjoy a boat cruise to the Cai Be floating market with sellers and buyers bargaining and exchanging goods from their boats, and then go to Binh Hoa Phuoc islet where the maze o shady creeks will surely fascinate you. You will have a chance to mighle with local peasants; learn the secrets of their bonsai gardening. Visit local homes where the families produce tiles and ceramics; drop into rice-paper kiln and coconut-candy kiln; and observe daily country life. A typical Vietnamese lunch at a local home will be arranged.

Afternoon, drive to Can Tho and check in hotel. In the evening, wandering around the night market will be recommended for you to have some evening exercise after dinner.

Rise early morning for a private boat trip to take part in the Cai Rang floating market. Your boat will start from Ninh Kieu and sail along the Can Tho River. You will enjoy watching bustling activities along Can Tho riverbanks. Particularly, you may know how local people go fishing with plenty of fish traps and how they transport passengers as well as products by waterway. Then take part in Cai Rang Floating Market to enjoy selling & buying activities with the traditional signal “offering pole” (exchanging goods hung on the pole to introduce people what the boat is selling). To understand more about lifestyle over here, keep on going into the small creeks called Rach Nho in which the Southern countryside can be seen clearly before cruising back to Ninh Kieu Wharf.

After Lunch in Can tho, we depart back to Sai Gon. Overnight in Sai Gon.

AM: Free time to relax or go shopping before the time to the airport for the flight to Phu Quoc island. Check-in hotel & relax in Phu Quoc.

PM:  Enjoy BBQ dinner & Squid fishing night tour. We start cruising slowly into the sunset along with other fishermen boats for an exciting night! As the sun disappears, the boat will anchor at the best spot Where you will most likely can catch squid and our crew will show you a secret technique, and method to get your catch of squid, exactly the local fishermen do to earn their living. Fishing gears & baits will the provide, be ready for an experience of a life time! Our crew will be happy to cook the squid you catch for you before we head back This is absolutely a local experience "not to be missed the tours with us"

There is only one way to see the island, is on a cruise tour! It will give the highlight of the Phu Quoc Island. Afterward we will board boat, for an exciting day at sea. We will cruise slowly to the surrounded nearby islands, where you can see the natural environments & some existing animals. We take a small boat to get close to visit some floating houses & villages.

Before you know, we have arrive at the Northern part of the island where Cambodia border is just few kilometer away. We will have a delicious lunch on board. Later we have a chance to enjoying fishing – snorkeling- swimming and sunbath! We depart the North to make our way back cruising along the coastline and arrive back. Just in time to catch the sunset.

Free time to relax or go shopping before the time to the airport for the flight to Saigon.

Relax & Overnight in Saigon.

Depart Ho Chi Minh City at 8 Am (13h30) in the morning for the drive to Cu Chi district. Leaving the city behind, the scenery changes to views of rice paddies, villagers drying noodles by the side of the road and other scenes typical to southern Vietnam.

Arrive and start the visit of the famous Cu Chi Tunnels which consist of an incredible underground tunnel network constructed by Vietnamese resistance fighters (Viet Cong) during both the French and American wars. Start the visit with the Ben Dinh or Ben Duoc sections of the tunnel. Here you can imagine what it was like to be a guerrilla complete with Russian Carbine rifles and AK 47′s on display.

At noon journey back to Ho Chi Minh City. Free time to relax or go shopping before the time to the airport for the next destination.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

Price: Tour price just depends on your needs, group size and time of travel. Please contact our travel consultant for most updated price.

Inclusions:

  • Private tours  & Group tours with English speaking guide for the entire trip except leisure time as details itinerary.
  • A/C private transportation & All transfers 
  • Entrance fee to any applicable tourist sites
  • Cold water and towel during the trip
  • Boat tour in Phu Quoc island
  • Meals as indicated (B=breakfast, L = lunch, D = dinner)
  • Government tax 
  • Service charge
  • All accommodation at the hotels & cruises in Halong bay

Exclusions:

  • Visa & Airline ticket
  • Meals not indicated 
  • Tips & gratuities 
  • Personal expenses 
  • Laundry 
  • Other not stated above 
  • Travel insurance

Notes:

  • Occasionally, this itinerary may be amended for reasons beyond our control such as weather and roads conditions.​
  • The package tour is very flexible, please contact us to create your own itinerary for this tour.

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