3 Night Sài Gòn & Mekong Delta
3 Night Sài Gòn & Mekong Delta Ref: 3VSHL
3 nights Golden Central Hotel 4* or similar, Sài Gòn / Hồ Chí Minh City
1 x Superior Double/Twin Room
Upon arrival at Tan Son Nhat Airport and clearing all customs procedures, please proceed to the exit gate where your guide will be waiting to transfer you to your hotel for check-in.
The remainder of the day is at leisure for you to explore on your own.
This morning we depart Sài Gòn for the Củ Chi Tunnels, which were never been discovered by the American forces while stationed there. Stretching over 200 kms, this incredible underground network was dug out by hand, using a hard laterite and connects command posts, hospitals and shelter and weapon factories. In the afternoon, we will visit all the interesting sites and landmarks in Sài Gòn city. Our first stop is Notre Dame Catholic Cathedral and the French built Post Office, then we see the Reunification (Independence) Palace, War Remnants Museum, which primarily contains exhibits relating to the American phase of the Vietnam War. There will be free time to explore the area of for shopping at Bến Thành Market.
Water will be supplied during the tour.
In the morning we take a drive to Cái Bè in the heart of the Mekong Delta. We set off by motor boat to visit the Cái Bè floating market and watch the locals trading fruit and many other commodities on board their vessels. We then wander into the small villages to visit an orchard and fruit plantation. We then continue cruising through a series of small canals to experience the charms of the Upper Mekong Delta before heading back to Sài Gòn.
Water will be supplied during the tour.
After breakfast at your hotel, you will be met and transferred to the Airport for your onward journey or departure flight home.
Grand Hotel 5* or similar, Sài Gòn / Hồ Chí Minh City
1 x Deluxe Room with Breakfast Daily included.
Supplement: AUD $39.00 per person per night
Street Food Tour in Sài Gòn
Your guide will pick up at your hotel to begin the street food walking tour. Sài Gòn is a true culinary master, infact an absolute legend.
Get right down to the soul of this beast of a food city and spend three hours eating like a local. It may seem like non-stop culinary decadence because that’s just what it is. And you’re going to love it.
Please ensure your passport is valid more than 6 months from the date of return for every country you are visiting. Please also ensure there is sufficient space in your passport to allow for all immigration procedures, taking note that some South East Asian countries take up a full page for the visa sticker and need yet more space on a separate page for entry and exit stamps.
Kindly note that visa service is not included in our proposal. Please contact Europe Holidays for any visa service or guidance. Please note the following general information is subject to change concerning visas.
For Vietnam, a one month single entry visa is available upon arrival with a pre-arranged visa invitation authorisation letter. The visa invitation letter processing time is two weeks, rush service may be available at additional cost.
Trip and Travel Insurance:
The tour price does not include personal insurance. Travellers are highly recommended to purchase Travel Insurance upon commitment of the booking. Europe Holidays can assist with your travel requirements.
Travel Advice for New Year:
If your dates of travel fall during Tet, the Vietnamese New Year (Jan 31 – Feb 04, 2022), travellers who are visiting larger cities like Saigon or Hanoi may encounter empty streets and deserted parks as Vietnamese people return to their home town to celebrate the New Year with their families. Most businesses are closed during TET holiday.
Prices From: AUD $749.00 per person (Based on Twin/Double Share Low Season)
Low Season Dates: 05 May-30 Sep.
High Season Dates: 01 Jan-04 May and 01 Oct-31 Dec. excluding Lunar New Year 31 Jan-04 Feb.
* Local City Tax not included. Prices and availability subject to seasonality.