SOUTH VIETNAM & BEACH EXTENSION (7 DAYS 6 NIGHTS)
This 7 day tour is truly a leisure trip. The tour offers you a chance to see authentic Southern Vietnamese culture in Ho Chi Minh city, several floating markets and villages hidden in lush green Mekong Delta. Moreover, you will also can pay a visit to Nha Trang and spend a lot of time relaxing on the beach.
Ho Chi Minh City
Ho Chi Minh City is the biggest city of Vietnam where modernity is mixed harmoniously with traditional features. One of the most beautiful pagodas you can visit is the Jade Emperor Pagoda, a unique Taoist pagoda with hundreds of Tao and Buddhist deities. To learn about Vietnam’s history and the Vietnam War, visit War Remnants Museum, the Reunification Palace or Independence Palace. Not far from the city, Cu Chi Tunnels are undeniably interesting. Moreover, there are plenty of shopping malls, local markets where you can go shopping and taste local diverse delicacies with a very reasonable prices.
The ‘rice bowl’ of Vietnam, Mekong Delta is located in a fifty shades of greens. Here you can see boats, houses and busy markets float upon the net of countless rivers, canals and streams. You can also take a boat trip to visit laid-back villages in the countryside where you can learn to make some coconut candy, pick up some fresh fruits and have the true taste of rural Vietnam. Elsewhere, mangrove forests with a wealth of bird life at U Minh Ha National Park and other parts of Ca Mau Biosphere Reserve will attract travelers interested in wildlife.
Nha Trang is a holiday paradise with long stretches of stunning turquoise beaches, which are both favorable for relaxing and sporty activities. The city itself is an energetic place full of great seafood restaurants, bar and night markets. You can also try some spa treatments including the most special one – a healthy mud-bath.
- City tour in Ho Chi Minh City – a food paradise and shopping heaven. Here you’ll also have chance to visit signature historical attractions such as War Remnants Museum, the Reunification Palace, Notre Dame Cathedral and Old Post Office, enjoy special meal on Bon Sai cruise on Saigon River, etc. Not so far from the city, you can visit former Viet Cong war base of the Cu Chi tunnels, where you will gain an insight Vietnamese people perspective of the French and American Wars.
- You will pass through idyllic, rural scenes throughout My Tho, a peaceful town of the Mekong River, and visit the stunning Vinh Trang Pagoda. Next you will have a boat ride on Mekong river, visit local homes and orchards, coconut candy workshop, honeybee farm. You’ll also have chance to taste plentiful seasonal fruits, honey tea and enjoy a Southern folk music performance.
- Upon arrival in Nha Trang, you can have a day free to relax or swimming on the beautiful pristine beach. Here you can also go and see Tri Nguyen Aquarium on Mieu Island with many sea species. The island is also an ideal place for snorkeling and many water sports