8-Day Vietnam Beach Break and Mekong Delta Cruise Tour

Destinations: Ho Chi Minh-My Tho-Mo Cay-Vam Nuoc Trong-Cho Thom-Ho Chi Minh-Nha Trang-Hoi An

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Welcome to Vietnam - the Land of the Ascending Dragon. Upon arrival to Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon), your friendly local guide will greet you at airport and then take you to your hotel to check-in.

 

Day 1: Arrival in Ho Chi Minh City

Day 2: Ho Chi Minh -My Tho-Mo Cay

Day 3: Vam Nuoc Trong -Cho Thom (Mo Cay)-Ho Chi Minh

Day 4: Ho Chi Minh- Nha Trang

Day 5: Nha Trang Beach R&R Day

Day 6: Nha Trang Beach R&R Day

Day 7: Nha Trang- Hoi An

Day 8: Hoi An Highlights- Departure

Day 1: Arrival in Ho Chi Minh City

Welcome to Vietnam - the Land of the Ascending Dragon. Upon arrival to Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon), your friendly local guide will greet you at airport and then take you to your hotel to check-in. The rest of the day is yours to relax, settle in and, if jet lag permits, do a little exploring on your own.Overnight in Ho Chi Minh.

Day 2: Ho Chi Minh -My Tho-Mo Cay

after breakfast in your hotel, you will be transferred to My Tho. Upon arrival, you will board your cruise ship. We will begin by making our way towards the An Hoa River. Enjoy a welcome drink on deck as you take in the peaceful scenery and listen to a short introduction. We will sail to Phong Nam Village in Giong Trom, where you will take a rowing sampan boat through small, winding canals blossoming with green coconut plants. Next, we will stop at a small house where you can meet a local farmer and taste his tropical produce. You will also have a chance to visit a rice noodle factory in town before returning to the ship for lunch.

Once you have finished your meal, we embark on a bike tour around the village. We will begin by cycling to My Long where you will have a chance to visit and speak with Mr. Sau Tuong, a former Vietcong soldier who survived after two years of fighting the Khmer Rouge in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. Now he and his wife make rice paper, a famous specialty of the My Long village. Have a taste of his crispy rice paper and watch how it is produced. Continue on to visit a nearby house of a famous stick rice maker in the village. Feed his catfish and explore his lush garden before returning to your Vietnam Cruise.We will now set sail to the Mo Cay district on the Ham Luong River. Admire the majestic sunset as we arrive at the Vam Nuoc Trong canals in the early evening. Relax and enjoy your cooking demonstration and dinner on board. The boat will drop its anchor here and you will spend the night in our floating hotel on the Mekong Delta.

Day 3: Vam Nuoc Trong -Cho Thom (Mo Cay)-Ho Chi Minh

After breakfast, we will explore the Mo Cay Wet market. We will then attend a coconut pressing workshop where you will be able to see how every part of a coconut is utilized by the locals. Next, we will continue our biking trip by cycling along the canals to Thom Market where you will be able to further discover the lifestyle of the local people. Stop for a visit at the sugar factory to see how locals traditionally produce sugar from sugar canes.Lastly, return to the cruise to gather your belongings and prepare for your onward journey back to Saigon.

Day 4: Ho Chi Minh- Nha Trang

This morning is a chance to relax at your hotel or go and pick up a few last minute souvenirs, before your tour guide takes you to the airport for your short flight to Nha Trang, known for its beautiful sandy beaches.Upon arrival, your local guide will take you to your hotel to check-in. The rest of the day yours to relax or go and check out some of the beaches.Overnight in Nha Trang.

Day 5-6: Nha Trang Beach R&R Day

Time for a bit of rest and relaxation. Today is yours to enjoy the sunshine, take a dip in the ocean and explore the town.Overnight in Nha Trang.

Day 7: Nha Trang- Hoi An

Spent a few hours in Nha Trang in the morning, before your guide takes you to the airport for your flight to Da Nang, Hoi An. You can relax until the evening, when you will be able to enjoy a cultural treat – a famous Water Puppet Show at the theatre.Overnight in Hoi An.

Day 8: Hoi An Highlights- Departure

After breakfast, you'll start your day with a look around Ancient Hoi An Town, where you can see one of Hoi An's most iconic attractions, the beautiful 400-year-old Japanese Bridge. Make sure your camera battery is fully charged for this trip! The unique brightly coloured buildings and historic atmosphere makes wander around this area - a real treat!

Finally, it'll be time for your guide take you to the airport for your flight on to your next destination. Vietnam is a unique cultural experience and hopefully, by the time you leave, you will have a new appreciation for this incredible country and it's people.

        Inclusions:

  • Entrance and sightseeing fees  as listed;

  • All meals as listed;

  • Transportation as listed;

  • Accommodations as listed;

  • Domestic flights, car transfers as listed;

  • Professional licensed English-speaking guide.

        Exclusions:

  • Visa Fees;
  • International Airfares;
  • Tips and other Personal Expenses;
  • All other services not clearly mentioned.

Passion Indochina Travel will provide you with a dynamic professional local private tour guide, a private chauffeur and a transportation that suits your style and gives you pleasure, comfort and security through every points of your destination.All our tour guides in our company are registered English Speaking Guides, they are passionate about their city and they take pride in sharing it with others.With our private local tour guide, you’d get the chance to see and learn more among the historic places in the world and their cultures. Be amazed with the breathtaking scenery of Asia and enjoy some once in a lifetime adventure!

Private Tour Guide

The tour guide is always punctual on every destination he/she is needed. You will be picked up at the airport and will be escorted to your hotel and tend to your stuff til their services is needed again. They will also assist you at the airport at every departure, seeing to it that you have checked in and passed through the security checkpoint. All the tour guides in all your choices of destination are Locals. Since they know all the areas of the tours you're taking, they make sure that they share to you all the information may it be historical facts, dates and anecdotes or tell stories about the tour sites to make it more interesting and entertaining. They would also suggest the best spots for picture taking.Our tour guides are also flexible when it comes to the itinerary changes if there's any unexpected reason and will be more than accommodating to any alternative suggestions just to ensure that you will have an incredible experience.

Private Chauffeur Services

Arrive in the comfort of your style. Depending on the group size, and the tour packages of your choice, we would accommodate you with the best transportation and a professional Chauffeur to assist you wherever and whenever you need. They would be happy to transport you.