DAY 1: ARRIVE HO CHI MINH CITY (D)
Upon arrival, meet and transfer to hotel. Free at leisure. Dinner will be served on Saigon River Cruise with entertainment show along the Saigon River. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City.
DAY 2: HO CHI MINH – CU CHI – HO CHI MINH CITY (B/L/D)
After breakfat at hotel, transfer to visit Cu Chi Tunnels (Ben dinh) and proceeding to an underground hut to watch a short presentation about Cu Chi tunnels before the hands-on experience to the real tunnels. Afterwards, have a taste of the main staple food, steamed tapioca roots during the war. There will be an opportunity to fire off a AK-47 or M-16 at a nearby shooting range (OWN EXPENSES). Drive back to Ho Chi Minh afterwards for lunch. Visit to the War Remnants Museum, Notre Dame Cathedral, Saigon Post Office, People’s Committee Hall & Ben Thanh Market. Dinner & overnight in Ho Chi Minh City.
DAY 3 : HO CHI MINH – MY THO – BEN TRE – CAN THO (B/L/D)
After breakfast at hotel, depart for My Tho. On arrival, visit Vinh Trang Pagoda. Board a wooden motor boat (20 minutes) to Unicorn Island. On this boat along the river’s bank, you’ll be passing through natural creeks, interesting fisherman’s port, stlit houses (half on land, half on water). From there, we’ll take you to a bee farm where you have a chance to taste a tasteful cup of authentic honey tea. After that, we walk around quiet villages and watch the life of rural people in Mekong Delta. We are divided into many groups and get on small rowing boats. During this 15 minutes trip, you’ll witness all kind of interesting transportation modes that local people use to move around. Lunch at local restaurant. Afternoon cruise a canal whoe 2 long sides are orchards. After that, we cruise to a village where the sweet scent of coconut candies fill the air. Visit the many small shops that consists of coconut candy and handcrafted items along the Mekong Delta. At the same time, enjoy the local folk music of people in Southern Vietnam. Proceed to Can Tho. Dinner & overnight in Can Tho.
DAY 4: HO CHI MINH CITY – MY THO – HO CHI MINH CITY (B/L)
After breakfast, around 6:45am, get on-board a boat and travel 40 minutes to visit Cai Rang Floating Market. It is the largest of its type in the whole Mekong Delta. After that, continue to cruise along the river for 5-7 minutes to reach a noodle and rice paper factory. Get in touch with the process of transforming “rice with a brown cover” to the delicious rice that we consume. After that, proceed for lunch in Can Tho. Lunch in a local restaurant. Drive back to Ho Chi Minh City. Free leisure time afterwards. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City
DAY 5: DEPARTURE HO CHI MINH CITY (B)
After breakfast, transferr to airport for departure flight and with a sweet memories.