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Destinations: Ho Chi Minh City - Tay Ninh
Starts in/Finishes in: Ho Chi Minh City/Ho Chi Minh City

  • Visit Saigon, the former name of Ho Chi Minh City which was once also called “the Pearl of the Far East”.
  • Get some basic knowledge of the Cao-Dai religion at Tay Ninh Holy See Temple
  • Explore the famous Cu Chi Tunnels with amazing underground tunnels built by Viet Cong under Vietnam war
  • Hop on the cruise will take you to visit the vibrant floating markets to experience a special type of market in Mekong Delta

Duration: 5 days

Travel Style: Classic & Culture , Featured Tours
Suitable: Couple


When you arrive at Tan Son Nhat International airport, you’ll be met and transferred to your hotel in the downtown for overnight stay.

Accommodation: Hotel
Transportation: Private vehicle

Morning embark on a half day guided city tour starting with the War Remnants Museum – a real eye-opener to a part of Vietnam’s proud history, followed by the Reunification Palace, the former Presidential Palace for the president of the South of Vietnam, the Notre Dame Cathedral and Old Post office to get good shots for our memory of the big, modern city of Vietnam.

After lunch at a local restaurant, you will continue by heading to Chinatown with walking tour through back streets of China town near Cho Lon to view the local daily life. Stop off for a visit of Thien Hau temple, which was built in the early 19th Century dedicated to Thien Hau, the goddess of seafarers. We delve deeper into Chinatown visiting the amazing Cholon and Binh Tay Market (or Ben Thanh market) for an insight into where locals shop. Then you’ll be back to hotel at around 17:00.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Accommodation: Hotel
Transportation: Private vehicle

After breakfast, you will drive for 2 hours to Tay Ninh, once the historical center of the Cao-Dai religion. Founded in 1926, Cao-Dai is a combination of Buddhism, Christianity, Taoism and Confucianism. At the Holy See Temple, you will have the chance to watch the worshipers in their long white tunics during noon mass.

After lunch at a local restaurant, you will drive to the Cu Chi Tunnels where you will visit the amazing network of underground tunnels was used during the Vietnam War by the Viet Cong. This huge construction was a habitation for villagers in the war time. With 3 levels of depth, it was never discovered by the US during the Vietnam War despite its proximity to Saigon. Visit the fighting tunnel system with your local guide. In the late afternoon, return to Ho Chi Minh City.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Accommodation: Hotel
Transportation: Private vehicle

At 08:00 will pick you up at your hotel in Saigon center for a departure to My Tho. Enjoy the scenic journey along the National Highway bordered by green rice fields. Arrive in My Tho, we first visit Vinh Trang Pagoda. On arrival in Ben Tre, take a boat on Ben Tre river – one of tributaries of Mekong river to witness lively activities along river such as fishing, water transferring. Stop at brickwork to see how to make bricks in traditional style by printing and baking. You will visit one of plenty of coconut processing workshops located along canal. Turn on natural scissors creeks where they look smaller and smaller to go to village. Take a walk to family workshop making sleep mats and enjoying some fruits. Later, take a moto-cart on shady village paths, passing by green rice fields and vegetable plains to be able to touch on real life and find out about tropical culture from Peasants.

After lunch at a riverside restaurant, enjoy rowing-boat along water palm creek, and boat back to pier where you will be taken to Ho Chi Minh City, arriving at around 17.00

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Accommodation: Hotel
Transportation: Private vehicle, Boat

Transfer to Tan Son Nhat airport for your departure flight.

Meals: Breakfast
Transportation: Private vehicle


From: US$ per person for a private tour of minimum 6 guests traveling together
Valid till October 31, 2022

Meals: 4 Breakfasts, 3 Lunches
Transportation: Private vehicle, Boat
Accommodation: 4 Nights
  • Accommodation in Twin sharing room with breakfasts
  • All pick-ups and transfers by private vehicle with experienced driver.
  • Experienced local English speaking guide
  • Private boat cruise in Ben Tre
  • Meals as indicated in the itinerary
  • All entrance fee as mentioned in the programme
  • VAT and all other taxes
  • Entry visa to Vietnam
  • International flights and airport taxes
  • Travel Insurances
  • Dinners, drinks, tips and other personal expenses or services not mentioned on the program.
  • Bank transfer fees are not included


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