Explore the Best of South Vietnam on a 4-Days Guided Mekong Delta Tour

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Ho Chi Minh

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Ho Chi Minh

Trip overview

Embark on a remarkable 4-days guided tour of South Vietnam, delving into the historical and cultural treasures of the region. Starting in Ho Chi Minh City, formerly known as Saigon, you’ll uncover its captivating past as you visit the famous Cu Chi Tunnels. Explore this intricate underground network and gain insight into Vietnam’s wartime history.

Next, venture into the breathtaking Mekong Delta, a labyrinth of waterways and fertile landscapes. Cruise along the Mekong River, witness the local way of life, and immerse yourself in the vibrant colors and flavors of the floating markets. Experience the charm of the countryside as you visit traditional villages, taste delicious local cuisine, and interact with friendly locals.

Back in Ho Chi Minh City, take advantage of a free day to explore the city at your own pace. Discover its bustling markets, visit historical landmarks, or indulge in the tantalizing street food that makes this city a culinary paradise.

Highlights

  • Visiting the historic Cu Chi Tunnels and learning about Vietnam War history
  • Local boat along the Mekong Delta and experiencing rural life along the river
  • Hotel accommodation in the city center

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From 220 USD => to 187 USD

Itinerary

Embark on a captivating journey through Ho Chi Minh City’s rich history and culture with visits to the Cu Chi Tunnels and the enchanting Mekong Delta. Immerse yourself in the remnants of Vietnam’s wartime past as you explore the intricate network of Cu Chi Tunnels. Delve even deeper into the country’s heritage with a tour of the Mekong Delta, where you’ll discover the customs and traditions that have shaped Vietnam over the centuries. Plus, enjoy a free day to explore Ho Chi Minh City at your leisure, uncovering its hidden treasures and experiencing its vibrant atmosphere firsthand.

Day 1: Arrive Ho Chi Minh –check In Hotel (N/A)

Arrive in Ho Chi Minh airport. Pick up by our driver with your name and transfer to your hotel.

Checkin hotel after 14h00 (you can check in hotel early if the room is available)

Have free and easy at your leisure time

Night 1: Overnight in hotel in Ho Chi Minh

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Day 2: Join group tour - Cu Chi Tunnel half day (B) – Morning or Afternoon trip

Have breakfast at your hotel

07:30 – 07:45: Pick up at your hotel and depart to Cu Chi will take approximately one and a half hours bus driving.

Upon arrival, before exploring the tunnels, you will have some short introduction followed by introductory video about how the tunnels were constructed and how the people survived in the harsh conditions of the war time. Then, spend your time to explore the remaining area and tunnel systems which included the special constructed living areas with kitchens, bedrooms side by side with other martial facilities like storage, weapons factories, field hospitals, and command centers helping whoever lives inside the tunnels meet their basic needs. Besides, there are also many hidden trap doors and dangerous traps within the maze-like tunnels for security purpose during the war. Afterward, special tea and cassava (guerilla’s food during the war) will be served.

Break time for relax or time for those who want to try the real shooting gun. Return to hotel at around 14h00.

Night 2: Overnight in hotel in Ho Chi Minh

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Day 3: Join group tour – Mekong Delta Tour (B, L)

Have breakfast at your hotel

7:30-7:45am: Our guide pick you up at your hotel in Saigon.

Leaving the hustle and bustle of Ho Chi Minh City and start your trip to depart for My Tho, the town lies on the left side of the Mekong River. Upon arrival, visit Vinh Trang pagoda which sated back to the late 19th century. Then  boarding the sampan and cruising down the river around the four beautiful islands known as Dragon, Unicorn, Phoenix and Tortoise islands.

Stop over at Unicorn Island, go walking around country lane and seeing orchards, enjoy tropical fruits, folk song music which performed by the local people. Visit the fruit plantation.

Riding a hand-rowed sampan through Thoi Son canal and treat yourself in the beauty of the countryside, visit the family business, visit honey-bee farm, enjoy honey tea and coconut candy workshop.

Have lunch at local restaurant. Break time.

In the afternoon, time for cycling around the Tan Thach village, meet the local villagers to experience the local daily life in the Mekong delta. Hammock relaxing and enjoy cool breeze for those can’t join the cycling trip. Return to Ho Chi Minh City at around 17h30

Night 3: Overnight in hotel in Ho Chi Minh

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Day 4: Ho Chi Minh Deparure (B)

Breakfast at the hotel. You will have free time until transfer to the airport by driver for your flight departure

Trip ends

Note: Check in time- 14.00pm and check out time- 12.00pm

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Destination 3 Stars 4 Stars 5 Stars
Ho Chi MinhCalista Saigon HotelAlagon Saigon Hotel Hotel Majestic Saigon

Cancellation by customer

  • Cancellation received before 50 days: FREE of charge (except flight and train ticket)
  • Cancellation received before 40 days to 49 days prior arrival date: 50% of total rate
  • Cancellation received before 20 days to 39 days prior arrival date: 75% of total rate
  • Cancellation received before 20 days prior arrival date or no show: 100% of total rate

Note: Flight and train ticket are not refundable

Children Policy

  • The rate for children applicable for one child sharing a twin or double cabin with two adults
  • Under 04 years old: Pay only flight & train ticket (sharing bed & food with parent)
  • 05 – 07 years old: 50% adult rate (sharing bed with parent)
  • 08 – 10 years old: 75% adult rate (sharing bed with parent)
  • From 11 years old: 100% adult rate with extra bed

Travel with Sun Getaways Travel, you can easy to:

  • Extend and adjust your trip in a convert way.
  • Extend their stay to other places around Vietnam such as Nha Trang, Sapa, Da Lat, ect.
  • Upgrade to 4 or 5 stars accommodation
  • Upgrade to small group or private tours

IMPORTANT:

Accommodation is subject to availability and may be substituted for a hotel of a similar or higher standard without notice.

Wheelchair-accessible staterooms are available on request and subject to availability. Surcharges may apply.

Price Includes

  • Airport transfer by private car with driver
  • 3 nights accommodation at in Ho Chi Minh Centre
  • English speaking guide to Cu Chi tunnel
  • English speaking guide to Mekong Delta tour
  • Bus transfer for the tour to Cu Chi tunnel and Mekong Delta from hotel
  • Meal as mentioned: B= Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner
  • Tax and service charge

Price Excludes

  • Beverages, Tips, and Personal Expenses
  • Other things not mentioned clearly in the packages
  • Visa to Vietnam

Surcharge

  • Single room supplement: 95 USD per person
  • Surcharge for 4 stars hotel: 45 USD per person
  • Surcharge for 5 stars hotel: 193 USD per person
Price from us $220
us $187 /person
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