JOIN DA NANG – NHA TRANG – HO CHI MINH – MEKONG CHAU DOC – HCM
Day 1: Get the flight from Hanoi to Da Nang
Our driver will pick you up at Da Nang airport with your name on board, then transfer you to directly hotel in Da Nang city. Lunch/dinner at your account.
Overnight in Da Nang city
Day 2: Da Nang – Hoi An ( B/L)
Breakfast at hotel, then join our Marble Moutain & Hoi An Ancient house full day.
08:15 Visit the carvings-stone village.
08:45 Climb up to visit the Marble Mountains
10:30 Depart to Hoian
11:30 Have lunch at a local restaurant
13:30 Visit Hoi an Ancient town : The Museum of History, Quangdong temple, The Chinese Assembly Hall of Phuc Kien, Japanese bridge, Phung Hung Old house, Thang Loi handicraft workshop
14:30 Go on bus to your hotel in Hoi An ancient town.
15:00 Arrive & check-in. Free time & dinner at your account.
Overnight in Hoi An city.
Day 3: Da Nang – Nha Trang ( B)
Breakfast at hotel, then free time until take flight ticket to Nha Trang city. Pick up again, check-in hotel & free time to relax.
Overnight in Nha Trang city
Day 4: Nha Trang Boat Trip & Diving Tour – Ho Chi Minh city (B,L)
Breakfast at hotel.
08:00 – 8:30 am: Pick you up at your hotel to the harbor
9:30 am: Visit bamboo island . Enjoy swimming, snorkeling and sunbathing
11:30am: Visit mot island , have lunch with fresh seafood After lunch, enjoy the floating bar with red wine and pineapple
2:30pm: Head to Tranh Beach. Then have seasonal fruit on the boat
3:45pm: Visit Tri Nguyen Aquarium where you see different kinds of fish, marine wildlife. You can buy some souvenirs gift for your trip
4:00pm: Return to the harbor
After that, take flight ticket to Ho Chi Minh city. Pick up again, check-in hotel & free time to relax.
Overnight in Ho Chi Minh city
Day 5: Cao Dai Temple & Cu Chi Tunnel (B,L)
Breakfast at hotel.
08:00 – 08:30 Our driver will take you to Tay Ninh – a province 95 kms South East of HCMC, close to Cambodia border. The Cao Dai Temple is like a Walt Disney fantasia of the East. Its exterior is decorated with multi-colored dragons of all shapes and sizes competing for space with a number of swastikas. Above the main entrance is the all-seeing holy eye, the symbol of the Cao Dai sect. The interior is just as engaging as statues of Jesus Christ, Buddha and the Hindu god, Brahma, stand side by side.
At about 13.00 pm, after lunch, will leave Tay Ninh and travel to Cu Chi. Once in Vietnam, you must visit this spot. This is where guerilla warfare optimized and exemplified. You’ll learn the clever design of the tunnels and the strategic use of trap doors. Even with B-52 bombers dropping 30-ton loads of explosive, turning the jungle into a pockmarked moonscape, 30 thousand American troops failed to conquered the area! You’ll have a chance to crawl around a portion of the 121 km long, multiple-layered tunnel. You’ll learn how thousands of guerillas managed to stay underground many days at a time, also their great technique to conceal smoke from their cooking. There’re a lot more to enjoy, even a chance to fire real AK bullets…17:30 Back to hotel. Dinner at your account.
Overnight in Ho Chi Minh city.
Day 6: Ho Chi Minh – Mekong delta tour (B,L,D)
Breakfast at hotel.
07.40am – 08.00am, Pick up & start to Mekong delta tour.
9:30am – 10.00am, arrive in My Tho. 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, stilt 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.
Things get small and personal now. We are divided into many groups and get on small row boats. During this 15 minutes trip, you’ll witness all kind of interesting transportation modes that local people use to move around, while enjoying the fresh air along the canal and beautiful water coconut tree scenery. Away from the city, that is it all about!
Next, let’s get back to the large motor boat for something different. You’ll cruise a canal whose 2 long sides are orchards. After that, we cruise to a village where the sweat smell coconut candies are in the air. To satisfy your curiosity, we’ll get to a village that has many small shops that make coconut candy and handcrafted items from coconut trees of Mekong Delta. You might learn that those people can amazingly make dozens of useful products out of coconut trees. It is indeed inseparable from the villagers’ life.Have a lunch at the restaurant in Mekong Delta.
One of the boat’s stops during this trip is at a seasonable orchard that has many different types of tasty tropical fruits for your enjoyments. You can enjoy the fruits for free while checking out the folk music that is typical to only the people in Southern Vietnam.
As your journey ends, you will return to My Tho by motorized boat and then travel to Can Tho.
Over night in Can Tho.
Day 7: Can Tho – Ho Chi Minh (B,L)
After breakfast, around 7:15 am, we board a boat and travel for about 40 minutes to get to our first spectacular landscape —- Cai Rang floating market…
This is the largest of its type in the whole Mekong delta. During this visit, you’ll have a chance to board a merchant boat that sells pineapples which come from Can Tho City.
After that, we continue on our riverine route for 5-7 minutes and then on foot for about 5 minutes to reach a noodle and a rice paper factories.
The next stop is a rice processing factory where you’ll learn the many steps that transform “rice with a brown cover” to the delicious and beautiful rice grain that we consume daily.
The time now should be around 12 noon. Time for lunch! Let’s go back to Can Tho for that.
We end our sightseeing trip at downtown Can Tho. On the way back to Ho Chi Minh by bus/private car, we’ll have a stop at an interesting point to rest and also have photographs. We come back to Ho Chi Minh before 7 PM. Diner at your account.
Then transfer to the airport 3 hours before departure. Finish.
Pick up airport in Da Nang, Nha Trang, Ho Chi Minh
Flight ticket: Hanoi- Da Nang – Nha Trang, Nha Trang – Ho Chi Minh
Boat trip in Nha Trang, Mekong delta
A/C tourist car dung Group tour
Accommodation 3* hotels (Double room + extra bed)
English speaking guide
Meals as indicated B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner
Mineral water on car
Other flight tickets
Other meals, drinks
Tips & personal expenses.