HO CHI MINH CITY

Vietnam is a Southeast Asian country known for its beaches, rivers, Buddhist pagodas and bustling cities. Hanoi, the capital, pays homage to the nation’s iconic Communist-era leader, Ho Chi Minh, via a huge marble mausoleum. Ho Chi Minh City (formerly Saigon) has French colonial landmarks, plus Vietnamese War history museums and the Củ Chi tunnels, used by Viet Cong soldiers

Upon arrival at Tan Son Nhat airport (Ho Chi Minh city) by morning flight, local guide will welcome and transfer to city centre.

 

Start to visit Ho Chi Minh city: Independence Palace, also known at the Reunification palace, a widely known landmark of Ho Chi Minh City and was designed by the architect Ngo Viet Thu. Continue seeing the beautiful structures from the French Colonial times such as the Notre Dame Cathedral, the historic Central Post Office.

 

Lunch at Indian restaurant. Check in hotel after 2pm. Rest & relax.

 

Dinner at Indian restaurant. Free at night to join in exciting nightlife Saigon.

 

Overnight in Ho Chi Minh city

Departing for My Tho – about 75km from the city, on the way stop to visit Vinh Trang Pagoda. Arrival Mekong, take a leisurely boat ride along the river visit to Thai Son Islet and The Fruit Garden to enjoy the local fresh fruit, tasting the longan honey tea, coconut candy and enjoy Vietnam Traditional Folk – Song.

 

Vietnamese lunch will be served with Mekong “Elephant Ear Fish” and “Dinosaur Egg”…

 

Return to Ho Chi Minh city. Dinner at Indian restaurant.

 

Overnight in Ho Chi Minh city

After breakfasts, transfer to visit Cu Chi Tunnels – a popular spot for both Vietnamese and foreign tourists – the network of over 200km of tunnels became legendary when they played a vital role in the War. In their heyday, the tunnels were functioning underground cities including numerous trap doors, specially constructed living areas, storage facilities, weapons factories, field hospitals, command centers & kitchens.

 

Have a lunch at Indian restaurant.

 

Return to Ho Chi Minh for shopping time inBen Thanh market& shopping mall in city centre.  Dinner at Indian restaurant.

 

Overnight in Ho Chi Minh city

Breakfast at hotel. Free at your leisure. Check out time before 12.00 at noon.

 

Transfer to airport to take your departure flight.