Tour Code: VPR-SGN04
Saigon - Cu Chi - Mekong Delta    Journey Map
Saigon is the biggest and the most developed city in Vietnam. This metropolis, contradiction of its northern counterpart, is crowded with bikes and motorbikes, excited by numerous shopping areas and sidewalk cafe. With limited time, Saigon Stopover package will leave you to explore the city by your own will and then bring you to the famous Cu Chi Tunnels and Mekong Delta. All the Southern Highlights is just in 4 days travel in Saigon!
   Explore bustling, dynamic & cosmopolitan city of Saigon

   Recognize Vietnamese spirit through the famous Cu Chi Tunnels

   Immerse in the wet rice culture of Mekong Delta

Day 1: Saigon arrival - Welcome Dinner (D)
Saigon is a fast growing city, which is changing day by day and recognized by high buildings and big roads. The ongoing changes in economy have given the city a really cosmopolitan and dynamic character.
Upon arrival at Saigon’s Tan Son Nhat Airport, you are welcomed and transferred to your hotel. Rest of the day is at your leisure. In the evening, you will have welcome dinner with the authentic Vietnamese cuisine.
Day 2: Cu Chi Tunnels (B)
In the morning you will departure for the Cu Chi Tunnels. The Cu Chi Tunnels are an impressive network of tunnels with a length of over 250 km. This strategic place was used by 15,000 Viet Cong fighters during the war. The underground network provided sleeping quarters, meeting rooms, hospitals, and other social rooms.
Arrive at the tunnel gates, we will watch the movie of the war time. Then we have time to inspect the tunnel site, visit the gates, traps, underground hospitals, worships, kitchens, bunkers and go through a section of the tunnel. Our trip ends and we transfer back to Saigon in the late morning.
In the afternoon, you are free to explore the city or shopping at Ben Thanh Market.
Day 3: Mekong Delta (B, L)
At 8 hours, you will be picked up at the hotel and head out of town to the Mekong Delta. This plain region boasts the largest rice bowl of Vietnam. Around 9h30, arriving in My Tho, you board a motorized boat navigating around the intricate small canals, which is a great way to observe the local lifestyle close-up and catch a view dotted by many islands. The exciting river trip will pass by the lush green vegetation towards the famous Unicorn Island where we have a chance to stroll around an orchard, taste seasonal fruits and see a traditional music performance, “cai luong” by local people. We navigate some narrower canals using small rowing boats to Ben Tre Province for an interesting visit to some local industries. The extra enjoyment is a lunch at one of the famous local eating spots. Especially, you will have a chance to be on horse-drawn carriage or local transport “Xe loi” (nowadays, it is often seen on movies). In the afternoon, around 2 hours, you will take a drive back to Saigon.
Overnight at hotel in Saigon
Day 4: Departure (B)
Check out hotel and transfer to Tan Son Nhat Airport for the flight out. End of services by Indochina Travel Service.
All transfers and transportation as per the itinerary
English speaking guide
Accommodation on twin share basis with daily breakfast
Meals as clearly mentioned in the itinerary (B: breakfast, L: lunch; D: dinner)
Mekong Boat cruise
Sightseeing fees and permits during guided time
All airfares and airport taxes
Vietnam Visa & visa fee
Travel insurance (compulsory)
Food & drinks not mentioned within the itinerary
Tips and gratuities
Expenses of a personal nature such as bar bills, laundry and telephone charges


This is another important element of your Vietnam tour. Our Vietnam travel consultant will offer you Vietnam hotel options based on your Vietnam travel budget and taste.
*Accommodation in hotels is subject to availability. If the listed hotels are fully booked, alternate accommodation will be offered at the same level.
Price per person in USD 2 PAX 3 - 5 Pax Single Supplement
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*The above prices are based on the group from 4 - 6pax and valid until Sep, 2008. All prices might be changed subject to your group size and travel period. Some tours have Deluxe Option available. Please contact us for further information.

   This tour must be booked at least one week (7days) in advance of your travel date

   This private tour can be customized upon your request. Traveling alone? Tight budget? Want to explore the country
    on your own way? Please contact us with details of your tour requirements via email or telephone. Our team of
    experienced travel consultants will then help you design your dream vacation to Vietnam according to your needs
    and budget.