Discover Vietnam on an 8-Day Relaxing Tour

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Ho Chi Minh

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Ho Chi Minh

Trip Overview

Embark on a rejuvenating journey through Vietnam with our exclusive 8-day Glimpse of Southern Vietnam Tour. Immerse yourself in the serene beauty of this captivating country, where you’ll discover a perfect blend of relaxation and exploration. From the vibrant atmosphere of Ho Chi Minh City, delve into the historic Cu Chi Tunnels before taking a flight to the idyllic Phu Quoc Island, where you can luxuriate in the sun, dip your toes in crystal-blue waters, and embrace the rich Vietnamese culture while savoring the tantalizing local cuisine.

Highlights

  • Marveling at the French colonial architecture of Notre-Dame Cathedral and Central Post Office.
  • Discovering the rich cultural heritage at the War Remnants Museum.
  • Visiting the historic Cu Chi Tunnels and learning about Vietnam War history
  • Cruising along the Mekong Delta and experiencing rural life along the river
  • Domestic flight with Vietnamairline
  • Exploring the pristine beaches of Phu Quoc Island
  • Snorkeling experience in the crystal-clear waters of An Thoi Archipelago

Itinerary

You will begin in the capital city of old Saigon where you’ll have an opportunity to explore the war tunnels of Cu Chi, drift down the mighty Mekong River, and immerse yourself in the vibrant heart of the south. Your last stop will be the pristine beaches of Phu Quoc Island, with white sands and perfect waters there’s no better end to an incredible holiday.

For a complete experience of Vietnam and all its diverse wonders join us on this Tour. We’ve made the plans so all you have to do is relax and come along for an unforgettable trip.

Day 1: Arrive in Ho Chi Minh City (N/A)

When you arrive at the Tan Son Nhat International Airport you’ll be met at the baggage claim by our friendly guide. Just look for the sign with our Sun Getaways Travel logo and your name. We’ll get you to your hotel and see that you’re comfortable, plus we’ll give you an introduction to the city at the same time. 

Then the rest of the day is yours to settle in, relax, and explore the area. Ho Chi Minh is a city that never sleeps and offers a plethora of great restaurants and bars catering to all tastes, from street food vendors to the rooftop bar at the Rex Hotel, where international correspondents covered the Vietnam War and where the U.S. military attaché’s press briefing was held daily and dubbed the “Five O’clock Follies”. Whatever your interests, be sure to ask your guide for personal recommendations. 

Night 1: Overnight in hotel in Ho Chi Minh City

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Day 2: Ho Chi Minh City - Cu Chi Tunnels (B/L) - Private tour

Breakfast at your hotel, transfer for visiting Cu Chi Tunnels. After lunch in Cu Chi, driver back to Ho Chi Minh City. This afternoon, depending on your preference, visit either the War Remnants Museum or History Museum, and the former Presidential Palace

Finish the day with a stroll around the city’s colonial architecture, including the Old Saigon Post Office, Dong Khoi Street (formerly Rue Catinat), Continental Hotel, Opera House and City Hall. 

Night 2: Overnight at hotel in Ho Chi Minh.

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Day 3: Ho Chi Minh - Airport - Fly To Phu Quoc - Pick Up (B)

Breakfast at your hotel. Then we’ll take you to the airport for a flight to Phu Quoc island. Arrive in Phu Quoc island, pick you up and transfer you to your hotel. The afternoon is yours to relax on the famously beautiful island beach. Phu Quoc has a lot to offer. 

In addition to featuring its spectacular beach, this charming island is home to local villages whose way of life has remained unchanged over the span of generations. Excursions by jeep through the island’s interior reveal small neighborhoods where the famed Phu Quoc fish sauce is made, sprawling pepper plantations and dozens of tiny fishing hamlets. 

Night 3: Overnight in Phu Quoc

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Day 4: Phu Quoc Island - Snorkeling – Fishing To The South Phu Quoc (B/L) - Group tour by speedboat ( maximum 15 people)

8h15 – 8h30: Pick up at your hotel

Arrive at An Thoi harbor. Hop on our speedboat, and explore four island south of Phu Quoc

Xuong island: start snorkeling

Buom island: explore coral world

Clear blue water with untouched and pristine coral reefs is home to much different marine life.

Gam Ghi Island: continue snorkeling experience.

The water in this area is shallow and with newly grown coral reefs.

Arrive at May Rut Trong island: lunch – chilling out by the beach

A welcome drinks serves together with lunch.

Free time to kick back to do as you please, walking around there are many hotspots for selfies ! If you are energetic, many sports activities are available, such as kayaking, and standup SUP with paddles.

16:00: Return to your hotel

Note: In case of weather conditions, the captain will change the island according to the actual situation

Night 4: Overnight in Phu Quoc

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Day 5: Phu Quoc Free And Easy (B)

You’ll have a full day to spend however you’d like. Relax in the sun, go for a swim, or for the more adventurous.

Night 5: Overnight in Phu Quoc

Day 6: Phu Quoc Island – Fly to Ho Chi Minh City (B)

You’ll have breakfast at the hotel and some morning free time, then we’ll come to pick you up and take you to the airport for a flight back to Ho Chi Minh City

When you arrive in HCMC we’ll collect you and transfer you to your hotel, then you have the day to spend as you’d like.

Night 6: Overnight in Sai Gon

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Day 7: Ho Chi Minh City - Mekong Delta (B/L) - Private tour

From Ho Chi Minh we’ll take a short drive through lush green rice fields into the Mekong Delta.

On arrival in Hàm Luông pier. Cruise  on Bến Tre river  exploring  the  lively activities along river as fishing, water transferring…….see  brick making in  handy traditional style by printing and baking. Visit one of plenty of coconut processing workshops located along canal. Turn on natural scissors creeks where they look smaller and smaller to go to village. Take a walk to family workshop making sleep mats and enjoying some fruits and tea.

Riding a motor cart (xe lôi) or bike  on shady paths, pass by green rice fields and vegetable plains to be able to touch on really life and find out  about tropical culture from Peasants. Lunch at Hai Hồ house.

Afternoon –  riding a sampan  along canal, before boat back to Ham Luông pier.  Back to your hotel in Hochiminh city

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Day 8: Ho Chi Minh City Departure (B)

You have free time in the morning until your private car arrives to take you to the airport for your next destination. This is the end of your Glimpse of Southern Vietnam with Sun Getaways Travel. 

We thank you for joining us on this incredible experience to explore all the wonders of Vietnam. Goodbye, and we hope to see you again next time!

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

Destination 3 Stars 4 Stars 5 Stars
Ho Chi MinhSanouva hotel Edenstar Saigon hotel Hotel Des Arts - M'gallery
Phu Quoc Old Town Resort Seashells Phu Quoc Hotel & Spa Radisson Blue Resort

Cancellation by customer

  • Cancellation received before 40 days: FREE of charge (except flight and train ticket)
  • Cancellation received before 20 days to 39 days prior arrival date: 50% of total rate
  • Cancellation received before 10 days to 19 days prior arrival date: 75% of total rate
  • Cancellation received before 10 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 – 06 years old: 50% adult rate (sharing bed with parent)
  • 07 – 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, 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

  • Hotel accommodation in double room with daily breakfast 7 nights
  • Domestic flight: Ho Chi Minh City – Phu Quoc island; Phu Quoc island – Ho Chi Minh City;
  • Transfer private car with driver
  • Meal as mentioned: B= Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner
  • Boat trips as mentioned in the itinerary
  • All entrance fees as indicated in itinerary.
  • Group speed boat in Phu Quoc island on Day 4
  • Guided Tour to Mekong, Cu Chi tunnel
  • Tax and service charge

Price Excludes

  • International flights into and out Vietnam
  • Meals other than those mentioned in the itinerary
  • Early check-in and late check-out at hotel
  • Personal expenses (such as laundry, telephone, drinks, etc.)
  • Tips for tour guides and drivers
  • Travel insurance
  • Vietnam Visa fee
Price from us $798
us $639 /person
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