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Saigon - Mekong Delta in Depth ( Private Tour 5 days 4 nights)

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What to Expect
Detailed ItineraryDay 1. Arrival in Saigon (Ho Chi Minh City)

On arrival at the airport, Welcomed by our guide and transfer to your hotel in downtown Saigon.

Time at your leisure and overnight in HCMC.

Meal: N/a

Day 2. HCMC - Cu Chi tunnels, Saigon sightseeing

A morning drive will take you to visit the famous Cu Chi tunnels, (used by both the Viet Minh and the Viet Cong to suddenly materialize as if from nowhere, launch a lightning ambush, you will watch a short introductory video on the tunnels construction and explore the maze of the tunnels)

Drive back to Ho Chi Minh for lunch and then our guide will show you around Ho Chi Minh City. Visit the the former Presidential Palace of Ho Chi Minh City, stroll by some of the major sights of colonial Ho Chi Minh City: Notre Dame Cathedral, Old Saigon Post Office. The huge Ben Thanh market, one of the liveliest areas of Ho Chi Minh City, is packed with every conceivable commodity. Overnight in HCMC

Meal: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 3. HCMC - Vinh Long - Can Tho

Leave HCMC for Cai Be by land transfer (2.5hours),

Take photos in Tan An town overlooking the picturesque flat rice fields.

Visit the Cai Be floating market and watch the locals trading fruit and many other commodities on board their vessels.

Visit small villages to visit the orchard and fruit plantation.

Upper Mekong Delta.

Visit a small family business to see how coconut candy and crispy rice popcorn are made.

Binh Hoa Phuoc village, the green pearl of Vinh Long town,

Enjoy a lunch of fresh river food served in the heart of the garden accompanied by traditional southern Vietnamese folk music. Take a delightful walk through the bonsai garden.

Boat continue to take you to Vinh Long town. Get on car and proceed to Can Tho. Check into your hotel on arrival in Can Tho. Free to explore the city on your own in the evening. You can also visit a village, meet the local people, have dinner with them and enjoy their music.

Homestay Option:

Transfer by motor boat to a small village in Cai Rang district. Check into your riverside cottage. In the afternoon, go cycling or trekking around the village to experience the rural lifestyle of the Mekong Delta people. Join a family as they prepare dinner, then share the meal with them. Enjoy an evening of traditional folk music with your neighbors. Overnight in your riverside cottage.

Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 4. Can Tho - Ho Chi Minh City

Breakfast and then Visit Cat Rang Floating Market.

Meal: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 5. HCMC - Departure

Free at your own leisure or last minute shopping at Central Market in Saigon until transferring to the airport for your flight home. End of service

Meal: Breakfast
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Important Information
Departure Point
Pick up/ Drop off at your hotel in HCM/ Pick up/ Drop off airport
Departure Time
Pick up/ Drop off at your hotel in HCM/ Pick up/ Drop off airport
Duration
5 days
Return Details
Pick up/ Drop off at your hotel in HCM/ Pick up/ Drop off airport
Inclusions
  • Accommodation as per itinerary
  • Bottled water
  • Meals as per itinerary (B=breakfast, L=lunch, D=dinner)
  • Driver/guide
  • Local guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Private tour
  • Round-trip private transfer
  • Transport by private vehicle
  • Fuel surcharge
  • Landing and facility fees
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Snacks
Exclusions
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Lunar Near Year: 50 USD/ person
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • Infant seats available
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.

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By: Local Tours Vietnam
213 reviews
W8707RTseanm
10
Great Time
Everything was great from the communication prior to booking, the pickup from the hotel and the easy ride to the
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Navigate431969
Astoria, New York
20
A great experience
I truly enjoyed this trip and was very happy with the service and its organization. This was our first time
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211sheryllg
Horfield, United Kingdom
83
Very pleasant experience - Go when sunny tho
Boat: Most modern looking boat on Bay. Toilets nice and clean, massive windows throughout. Simple and minimalist.
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tfooda
Oxford, United Kingdom
60
A nice day trip
The trip was well organised although the stop at the pearl shop a total and annoying waste of time. The boat and
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Siddharth B
Seattle, Washington
9122
Convenient service, good day-trip to Halong Bay
Getting the trip organized by Jadesails eased up a lot of hassle as we're picked up early in the morning and
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M2892UJnicolek
50
Lovely day trip
Our cruise to Ha Long Bay was enjoyable and easy from the start. Our tour guide, Tom was extremely friendly and
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Grace Z
Beijing, China
35
Inconsistent and wouldn’t recommend
This entire cruise has been extremely inconsistent. Firstly, we were taken to a pearl factory to shop when this
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Dinu I
Strengelbach, Switzerland
101
Very nice daytrip, very nice boat
It was a great day trip from Hanoi to the world famous Ha Long Bay. Transfer took two hours with a luxury minivan
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Michael R
Westford, Massachusetts
223
Nice Day on the Bay
Efficient operation, and clean, comfortable boat. The crew is very friendly and go out of their way to help. The
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E6216NKj00
Copenhagen, Denmark
1717
Over priced, small qualities of food
For 120 American dollars, I was shocked at how little food was given at lunch. Very small portions and the waiters
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Jane W
London, United Kingdom
50
Jane
The staff were brilliant! Attentive, accommodating, kind, funny, entertaining and polite. The service was
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philbN156MK
30
Great day out
Fantastic day out. Staff were awesome, well paced trip and would highly recommend. Tide was too low to go through
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Jay2l0
New York City, New York
9895
Just an Okay Tour, great service though
This tour had its pros and cons. For starters, I asked to eat lunch on the upper deck. They said no because I’m a
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remy1023
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
40
Luxury cruise with an affordable price
Cruise ship was well-maintained and it truly did feel like we were on a more secluded route. We were assigned to
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Chris O
69
Highly recommend
Everything about this day tour was great. We were picked up from our hotel in the old quarter in a very
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Key Details
  • Local Tours Vietnam
  • Duration: 5 days
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  • Languages Offered: English
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