5-Days Ho Chi Minh Floating Market Tour Join Group

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Ho Chi Minh

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Trip overview

Immerse yourself in the vibrant city of Ho Chi Minh and explore its timeless alleys, ancient pagodas, bustling markets, and impressive skyscrapers. Join our 5-days guided group tour and embark on an unforgettable adventure that includes a visit to the famous Cai Rang floating market in Southern Vietnam. Experience the unique atmosphere of the market as local traders sell their fresh produce from colorful boats. Discover the rich culture and culinary delights of Ho Chi Minh City while creating memories that will last a lifetime.

Highlights

  • Visiting the historic Cu Chi Tunnels and learning about Vietnam War history
  • Hotel is in good location
  • Visiting traditional brick kilns and coconut candy factories in Ben Tre
  • Participating in a homestay experience with a local family in Can Tho
  • Cruising through the bustling floating markets of Cai Rang

Itinerary

Visiting Ho Chi Minh City you have a chance to experience wandering timeless alleys to ancient pagodas, teeming markets, gourmet restaurants and skyscrapers. You can also visit Cai Rang floating market – among the can-not-miss experience in Southern Vietnam

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

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

Have breakfast at your hotel

07:30 – 08:00: 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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Car
Day 3: Join group tour – Mekong Delta Tour (B, L)

Our guide and driver will pick you up at your hotel and drive around 2 hours to Bến Tre province by the Mekong River. We will stop on the way for refreshments and toilet.

Upon arrival, we board a motor-boat and cruise along a vast network of canals and channels to enjoy wonderful views of life along the Mekong River. 

Stop at a brick kiln, where the locals work among clusters of beehive-shaped structures that churn out millions of bricks each year in handy traditional style. They offer a fascinating glimpse at a local industry.

Crossing the River to the other side, we will stop at a traditional workshop to witness a step-by-step process on how to make coconut candy while trying some yourself.

Visit a local family to see where they make traditional mats and enjoy some fruits and tea. It is a chance to interact with local people to know more about rural life.

Enjoy what local people offer by hand-rowing a sampan along the shady, breezy canal. 

Take a motor cart or cycle ride on shady roads, pass by green fields and vegetable plantations, and find out about tropical culture from the villagers. 

Lunch will be served at a riverside restaurant with a Vietnamese 5-course set menu. Please request in advance if you have a food allergy, you are a vegetarian, or you observe Halal.

Drive to Cần Thơ, the capital city of Mekong Delta. Upon arrival, we check in to a rustic homestay. Take a rest and enjoy a peaceful time within the authentic village. 

Night 3: Overnight at homestay in Can Tho

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Day 4: Cai Rang floating market – Ho Chi Minh (B, L)

Get up early; then have breakfast before taking a motor-boat along the river to Cái Răng floating market, the largest of its kind, where colorful boats carrying juicy fruits and vegetables gather for daily exchanging. 

We continue the cruise and walk on a quiet country road to take in the magnificent scenery and get close to the residents as they go about their daily routines. Visit a flea market, a noodle factory, and tropical fruit gardens like papaya, mango, pineapple…

After that, we say goodbye to your host and continue our trip to Cái Bè village where you can have lunch at a local family house. Drive back to Hồ Chí Minh City and complete the tour excursion by taking you back to pick up point. 

Night 4: Overnight in hotel in Ho Chi Minh

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Car
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Boat
Day 5: 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
Can ThoHomestayNinh Kieu Riverside Victoria Can Tho Resort

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 in Ho Chi Minh Centre
  • 1 night accommodation in Can Tho
  • 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: 94 USD per person
  • Surcharge for 4 stars hotel: 35 USD per person
  • Surcharge for 5 stars hotel: 138 USD per person
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