Day 1: HO chi minh arrival
Upon Ho Chi Minh City arrival, you are welcomed at airport with warmest atmosphere, transfer to the city center, still called Sagion by many locals. The city is crowded with motorbikes and cars, excited by numerous shopping area and sidewalk cafés.
Overnight at hotel in Ho Chi Minh City.
Day 2 – Ho chi minh city – Cu chi tunnel ( B, L)
Breakfast at hotel
Transfer to visit famous Cu Chi underground tunnels system used by the Vietnamese guerillas during the American war. This system is stretched over 200 km from Ho Chi Minh City to the Cambodian border with innumerable trap doors, specially constructed living areas, storage facilities, weapons factories, field hospitals, command centers and kitchens. The remaining tunnels give the tourists a unique experience and a feeling of what underground life in the American war was like. Back to Ho Chi Minh City and enjoy lunch at Halal restaurant.
Afternoon, a city tour takes us to the Reunification Palace which was the former residence of the President of South Vietnam until end of April 1975, some beautiful French colonial structures including the Notre Dame Cathedral ( from outside), the Old Saigon Post Office, Opera House, City Hall.
Time for you to wander around and do the quick shopping at Saigon Square, Vincom Center or Taka Plaza, or the bustling Ben Thanh Market where anything and everything is for sale, Malaysia street ( Nguyen An Ninh street ) .Most shops here sell Malaysian scarves and telekungs like dUCk, Naelofar, Ariani, Siti Khadijah and Arafah. It’s just across the entrance of Ben Thanh market.
Day 3: Ho chi minh –My tho – Ho chi minh ( B, L)
8:00 AM You will be picked up at your hotel, transfer to My Tho, 80 km from Ho chi minh city. It takes you around 2 hours to get the area. This trip provides a look at a wide variety of the life and scenery on Vietnam River from the peaceful Delta.
On arrival at My Tho, you will take the leisurely motorized boat on the Tien River around the four beautiful islands known as Dragon Island, Unicorn Island, Phoenix Island, Turtle Island.
On the way, you will see the fishing port, stilt houses, boat-building workshops. The cruise will lead you through Bao Dinh Canal to enter Ben Tre Province - "the country of coconut" to see a typical agricultural model call "Garden - Pond – Cage” then enjoy coconut candy mill and the relaxing honey tea. Then take an amazing rowing boat trip on the small canal - fully covered by the shadow of the water coconut’s tree and cool breezes.
Lunch will be served in the heart of the orchard garden, where you will enjoy countryside delicacies. Halal food available as well.
After lunch, we will walk into the village, visit fruit gardens, enjoy the tropical fruits while listening "Southern Vietnamese folk music". Here we also can join the daily activities of the local people and enjoy the atmosphere of this beautiful natural countryside.
Your expectations will be fulfilled by final boat trip back to My Tho on the Tan Thach natural canal. Drive back Ho chi minh city, check in, relax.
Overnight at hotel in Ho Chi Minh City.
Day 4: Ho chi minh departure ( B )
Breakfast at hotel, free for shopping until transfer to the airport for your home flight. End of tour.
Ho chi minh
Le duy 3 *
Northern 4 *
Grand hotel 5 *
• All accommodation in Double/ Twin room with daily breakfast at selected hotels
• Tours & transfers in private air-conditioned vehicles
• Private English speaking guide during guided time
• Meals as indicated in the itinerary with Halal food (B = breakfast; L = Lunch; D = Dinner)
• Boat cruise as stated
• Entrance fees and permits for all sights visited
• Mineral water & towel
• Government taxes & Service charges
• International flights to and from Vietnam
• Meals not indicated in the itinerary
• Personal travel insurance
• Personal expenses such as Bar, Drink during meals, Telephone and Laundry bills
• Tips for local guide & driver (recommend USD 3/pax/day for group 10 paxs upward and USD 5/pax/day for lesser group 10 paxs)