Day 1| Ho Chi Minh City Arrival (D)
Day 2| Ho Chi Minh City – My Tho – Can Tho (B/L/D)
Day 3| Can Tho – Ho Chi Minh City (B/L/D)
Day 4| Ho Chi Minh City – Departure (B/L)
Day 1: Ho Chi Minh City Arrival (D)
Arrive at Tan Son Nhat International Airport. Meet and greet our local guide. Transfer to hotel and check-in. Enjoy dinner at restaurant before taking a short Saigon tour at night: Nguyen Hue Street – the only walking street located in the heart of District 1. The walking zone has two lanes for transportation circulation. In the center, it is the walking area of 27 meters. The walking street has a modern light system arranged along. Specifically, there are two music water lake combined with concentrated art light performance. A wide variety of restaurants and bars is also located in the surrounding area.
Day 2: Ho Chi Minh City – My Tho – Can Tho (B/L/D)
07:00 – Enjoy your breakfast at hotel and check-out.
08:00 – Take 1.5 – hour drive to the land of river culture in the southwest Vietnam – My Tho. Enjoy the scenic journey along the National Highway bordered by green rice fields.
09:30 – Take a boat along the Tien River, see the scenery along the river with 4 islands: Long, Lan, Qui, Phung. Enjoy cruising on a hand-rowed sampan under the shade of water coconut trees along natural canals, view stilt houses, fruit plantations and fishing villages along the river bank.
Then, visit Thoi Son island – an island always full of seasonal fruit trees, from longan, rambutan, to durian, etc.
Visit some small facilities of producing coconut candy and other products made of coconut, see the process of making coconut candy by the manual method, buy crafts, and utensils made from coconut trees.
Take a walk in the villages, see many spacious and cool houses with Southern architectural characteristics. The front yard of these houses is the place of bonsai pots with various strange and interesting shapes.
Enjoy sweet melodies of Don Ca Tai Tu – a traditional music of Southern Vietnam in particular and of Vietnam in general. Beautiful vocals with unique melodies of Don Ca Tai Tu will bring a special Vietnamese cultural space to tourists.
Lunch at Thoi Son island
Later, visit Phoenix island: see crocodile farm and try fishing crocodile.
15:00 Visit Vinh Trang pagoda – one of the biggest pagodas in southwest of Vietnam. The pagoda stores over 60 precious statues made of wood, bronze, terracotta. These works of art represent the pinnacle of sculpture in the Mekong River Delta. Besides, there are three big Buddha statues in the pagoda’s campus, including 18m-high Amida Buddha statue, 20m-high Maitreya Buddha statue, and Shakyamuni Buddha statue
16:00 Goodbye My Tho, depart for another Mekong Delta Region – Can Tho.
19:00 Dine at a local restaurant.
20:00 Check in and enjoy your freetime.
Suggestion: Ninh Kieu night market.
Day 3: Can Tho – Ho Chi Minh City (B/L/D)
5:00 Explore Cai Rang floating market – the largest wholesale floating market in the Mekong Delta with all sorts of fruits and vegetables grown in the Delta: pineapples, carrots, watermelons, bananas… Vessels advertise what they sell by hanging their product from the top of a long bamboo pole at the bow. The market also has most services of a normal market such as food, grocery sales, repairing service, fuel station… Take in the beautiful scenery and feel the daily activities of the local people who live along the Mekong canals.
8:00 After breakfast at hotel, depart to discover the beauty of Can Tho. Visit Binh Thuy ancient house, Truc Lam Phuong Nam Monastery
Then, visit Can Tho Bridge, Ba Cong orchard/ Vam Xang orchard, experience the “Monkey Bridge” in the Delta.
12:00 Return to Ninh Kieu to have lunch and take a short break.
14: 00 Visit Ong Temple – an ancient temple in a fantastic location facing the Can Tho River and decorated with huge, constantly burning incense coils, this Chinese temple is set inside the Guangzhou Assembly Hall
Then, admire Munirensay Pagoda – a temple bearing characteristic architecture of the Khmer.
15:30 Transfer to Sai Gon
19:30 Dinner at local restaurant
20:30 Check in hotel. Enjoy your freetime
Suggestion: Visit Bui Vien walking street, Ben Thanh market, Saigon skydeck…
Day 4: Ho Chi Minh City – Departure
8:00 After having breakfast at hotel, check out. Visit famous destinations in Ho Chi Minh city: War Remnants Museum originally opened in September 1975; it displays old military equipment and other related items from Vietnam War, Notre Dame Cathedral Basilica of Saigon and the Post Office – they are the beautiful examples of architecture from the French colonial period. Continue to visit Saigon Opera House, Reunification Palace.
11:00 – Lunch at local restaurant.
12:00 – Depart for Tan Son Nhat International Airport.
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• All transfers and transportation in recent car, with air-conditioning.
• Accommodation at hotels with daily breakfast.
• Meals as mention in the itinerary. (B = breakfast, L = lunch, D = dinner)
• Local English Speaking tour guide.
• Entrance fee to visit all destinations in SaiGon and My Tho – Can Tho mentioned in tour program.
• 02 bottles of mineral water per pax per day.
• Air transportation.
• Visa or travel authorization fee.
• Other meals & drinks not mentioned in tour program.
• Admission fee during free time.
• Tips and gratuities.
• All other services not mentioned in tour program.