Published: January 18th 2010January 18th 2010
Mekong Delta Tour
Hochiminh City Tour - Cuchi Tunnel - Mytho
Day 1: Arrive In Ho Chi Minh City
Noon: Meet at Tan Son Nhat Airport. Take a short city tour, obtaining the mark of France in the hustling city through sites of: Notre Dame Cathedral, Post office, Opera house, the building of City People’s Committee.
Day 2: Hcmc - Cu Chi - Hcmc
Morning: Visit Reunification Palace which used to be the former headquarter of Sai Gon government (from 1954 - 1974); visit War Remnant Museum, where you can learn about what Vietnamese Nation had to pay for the independence. Enjoy the water puppet show in Historical Museum.
Afternoon: Depart for Cu Chi tunnel. Crawl into a short section of the 250 km tunnel complex to learn about the suffering of undaunted guerrillas during 30 years of two resistances against French and American.
Day 3: Hcmc - My Tho - Hcmc
Morning: Transfer to My Tho, on arrival, get on the boat to have a boat trip on the Northern River (Tien Giang). Land on an island to visit a workshop making coconut candy by traditional method, have some minutes of relax by riding a horse drawn carriage. Drop at peasant’s house for enjoying tea with pure honey; then sit on a rowed boat cruising through a small cannel covered by water-coconut trees. Lunch on an island.
After noon: Visit an orchard to taste tropical fruits and enjoy folk-music performed by peasants. Back to HCMC
Day 4: Departure From Hcmc
Morning: transfer to the airport for departure
1 mineral water bottle/pax/day
Accommodation: hotel in cantho
Express Boat from hochiminh to mekong
Full transportation by as tour program indicated.
Full meals as indicated in the itinerary.
English- speaking guide (other languages are available upon request)
Tipping for guide and driver
Other services not mention above
To do the tour privately. The tour is not fixed, it is possible to be customized for your group. All service is reserved for your group only. You do not have to share the bus, boat, tour guide with other tourists. One exception, if you stay at the boat in Mekong - it is like the hotel in Mekong - you still have to share the boat with other people