Saigon Arrived (-/-/D)
Pick up at the airport. Take a short visit of Saigon city. We visit Notre-Dame Cathedral, Post central office (French architecture in Saigon)
Enjoy a water puppet show at Golden Dragon at 6:30PM (optional)
Cu chi Tunnel and Cao Dai Temple (B/L/D)
There are two tunnels in Cu Chi : Ben Duoc and Ben Dinh. With Diftour, you will go to Ben Duoc tunnel.
Tour consists of 3 parts :
Secondly is the re-creation of Cu Chi liberated area: The structures re-creating the liberated area of Cu Chi are found in a quarter showing how the people of Cu Chi lived and fought before and during the resistance against the aggressor.
Thirdly is the Tunnel: experienced the underground life of peasants and guerrillas during the war by through 30m, 50m, or 120m length of tunnel.
Next, we go to Caodaism Temple and have a chance to take part of Caodai ceremony at noon.
After lunch, get back to Saigon. Night in Saigon.
Saigon – Ben Tre – Vung Liem (Vinh Long) Home-stay (B/L/D)
Experience living in the Mekong Delta “ rice bowl of Vietnam” and explore it. On this trip, you will be taken to Mekong’s untouched lands and stay at a local house. In addition, you will discover a rich and large delta of Vietnam by bike, boat, row-boat with paddy field/rice field, fruit gardens, and some traditional workshops of the south Vietnam.
Car to Ben Tre – well known as Coconut kingdom of Vietnam. Boat trip to see the daily activities of local people along the river such as collecting fruits, catching fish, … We stop for visit a brick factory and discover a coconut candy workshop. Taste a very special product of province – coconut candy. You will also be interested in so many handicrafts made by coconut tree.
Enjoy tropical fruits at a fruit garden. Then, take a rowing boat into small canal shaded by water coconut trees.
14:00 back to boat station and go to Vung Liem village by car. 16:00: after arriving at the village we take a small bike trip (or by walk) to a home-stay and make friend with the family. Enjoy cooking with family and dinner.
Night at home-stay.
Vung Liem – Can Tho (B/L/D)
In the morning, take a bicycle trip (2,5 hours) around the village, you will see real life of local people, stop at some local houses in order to contact with local people and understand their life. Visit a mat making procedure and a local market. Back to home-stay for lunch.
2 pm: It’s time to say goodbye to the family and continue our trip to Can Tho city – Biggest city of Mekong Delta. On the way, we stop for visiting an ancient Kh-mer pagoda. Dinner and night in Can Tho.
Can Tho – Saigon (B/L/D)
We visit a floating market by boat in Can Tho city – Cai Rang Floating Market very early in the morning. You will enjoy a very particular traditional life of Mekong delta people – “floating life” by seeing kinds of fruits and vegetables at the market. We also visit a rice noddle workshop before going back to the city.
After lunch, we get back to your hotel in Saigon by car. Tour ends !
– English speaking guide.
– Entrance fee
– Meals mentioned on the itinerary
– Accommodation: 3 star hotel, home-stay with basic facilities.
– Vietnamese visa
– Personal expenses
– Tip for guide and driver
– Free of charge for ONE child under 5 year old stay with parents.
– 70% of ticket for children under 10 year old
– 100% of ticket for children from 10 year old
Cancellation policy: Operational fee is un-refundable (10% OF TICKET)
– In case of cancellation before 7 days: 0% total price of tour will be charged
– In case of cancellation before 3 days: 50% total price of tour will be charged.
– In case of cancellation less than 3 days: 100% total price of tour will be charged.