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Exciting of South-Vietnam- 5 Days 4 Nights

Tour in Vietnam 5 Days 4 Nights: Starting 5 days tours in Vietnam, we offer you with a half day Ho Chi Minh City Tours and Cu Chi Tunnels Tours the following day. You will also have an opportunity to enjoy the 2 days 1 night Vung Tau Beach Tour from Ho Chi Minh City. Your journey will continue with a Mekong Delta tour by travelling to My Tho floating maket.

You will spend your time in Vung Tau Beach, take a oppoturnity for visiting one of the biggest statue of Jesus in the world, and enjoy the fresh seafood meal.

You will get on a boat trip up Mekong River with islet stop at Thoi Son to taste seasonal fruits and enjoy traditional folk songs. Then, your will visit the authentic life of local people and Vinh Trang pagoda and Dong Tam snake farm. Mekong delta will be your last stop of Vietnam tour – Southern.

Day 1: Ho Chi Minh – Welcome to Vietnam

Meals: 1 Dinner

Arrival in Ho Chi Minh, You will be met our local guide at the airport and transfer to down town for short Ho Chi Minh City tour including: Reunification palace, War Crime Museum, Notre Dame Cathedral, Old Post Office – formerly US Embassy and dinner on boat along Saigon River with entertainment.

Overnight in Ho Chi Minh city.

Day 2: Ho Chi Minh City – Cu Chi Tunnels – Vung Tau

Meals: 1 Breakfast, 1 Lunch, 1 Dinner

Morning: Pick up at hotel, transfer to visit Cu Chi. Sightseeing on road such as; rice field and potter’s kilns. Visit the underground village, which used to be a bitter battle ground for a long period during the Vietnam War. The amazing network of over 200 km of underground tunnels will offer you impression of the former fierce war in South Vietnam.

Afternoon: After lunch, transfer to Vung Tau (2 hours). Arrival Vung Tau, check in hotel. Enjoy your time with sea bathing at beach and dinner at local restaurant.

Overnight in Vung Tau.

Day 3: Vung Tau – Ho Chi Minh

Meals: 1 Breakfast, 1 Lunch, 1 Dinner

Vung Tau was known as Cap Saint-Jacques under French occupation. It is just 125 km southeast of Ho Chi Minh City.  Once this seaside resort was a popular beach destination for French and American service man.  Vung Tau is one of the popular seaside resorts of Vietnam with sandy beaches, transparent warm blue water all the year round. Vung Tau offers a good relaxation trip on prime beach caressed by the cool breeze from transparent warm blue waters

08:00 In the morning: visit Niet Ban Tinh Xa, (Nirvana Meditation Retreat) and Thich Ca Phat Dai (a Buddhist Shrine).

French-built White House ( White Palace Bach Dinh or the White Mansion was built during the French occupation. The mansion sits at the bottom of Nui Lon overlooking the East Sea and is one of Vung Tau’s major landmark. Work on the mansion began in 1898 and was completed in 1916. Commissioned by French governor Paul Doumer, this mansion has served as summer retreat for Emperor Bao Dai as well as vacation home for vietnamese heads of state. The mansion is 50 m above sea level and is designed in the style of 19th century French architecture.

Giant Jesus Atop Small Mountain with his arms outstretched to embrace the East Sea, this 32m giant Jesus is one of the biggest in the world. It’s possible to ascend to the arms for a panoramic view of Vung Tau. Note: The statue is treated like a church, therefore your shoes must be removed, knees and shoulders covered, no tank tops are allowed.

Lunch at local restaurant. Transfer back to Saigon and shopping in Ben Thanh market and dinner at local restaurant.

Overnight in Ho Chi Minh city.

Day 4: Ho Chi Minh – My Tho (Mekong River Boat cruise)

Meals: 1 Breakfast, 1 Lunch, 1 Dinner

Morning: After breakfast,  guide and driver will pick you up the the hotel for a two hour drive to My Tho will expose the colorful outskirt life as well as picturesque rice fields along the journey. On the way, you will stop for the 150 year-old Vinh Trang Pagoda, which combines Vietnamese, Khmer and French architecture.

Upon arrival, get on a boat trip up Mekong River with islet stop at Thoi Son to taste seasonal fruits, enjoy traditional folk songs. Then, visit the authentic life of the local and challenge your bargaining power at cottage handicraft shops. An adventurous sampan ride in palm shading creeks will be the next experience of the riverside region. Lunch to be served with the Mekong Delta specialty – Deep Fried Elephant ear fish.

Back to Ho Chi Minh City and dinner at local Restaurant. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh city.

Day 5: Ho Chi Minh – Goodbye to Vietnam

Meals: 1 Breakfast

Free at own leisure until time to assemble at hotel lobby for transfer to Tan Son Nhat International Airport  by driver for departure, with sweet memories and hope to see you again!