Nice chance to take time relaxation at Saigon and the Mekong Delta then transfer to Phu Quoc for a few days before heading back to Saigon
What to Expect
Day 1: Saigon – Arrival
Upon arrival at Tan Son Nhat, pick up and transfer the hotel for check in. Free time at your own leisure. Overnight at hotel in Saigon.
Day 2: Saigon – Mekong (B/L/D)
09.00 Pick-up at the hotel in Saigon and then transfer to Can Tho
11.30 Boarding of the cruise vessel Mekong Eyes and check-in
12.00 Panorama cruise and lunch on board
16.00 Guided land excursion – walk in orchards and small villages
17.00 Return to the boat for refreshment and to enjoy the sunset on the top deck
19.00 Dinner on board, night on board on Mekong Eyes
Day 3: Mekong Delta – Phu Quoc (B/L)
06.30 Morning cruise and morning tea break served until 08.30
08.30 Sampan excursion to Cai Rang or Cai Be floating market
10.00 Drive to Rach Gia, lunch box provided
13.00 Departure of ferry to Phu Quoc in Rach Gia
15.30 Arrival at Phu Quoc Duong Dong Pier.
Pick up on arrival and transfer to hotel for check in. Free time and overnight at the hotel.
Day 4: Phu Quoc Island (B/L)
After breakfast, visit to the South Island: Cultured Pearl Base, An Thoi port, the historic prison Phu Quoc beach at Sao beach – beautiful white sand beach at Phu Quoc.
Afternoon sightseeing Ham Ninh fishing village, Stream Paintings, Su Muon Pagoda. Overnight in Phu Quoc.
Day 5: Phu Quoc Island (B,L)
Free day to relax on the beach. Overnight in Phu Quoc.
Day 6: Phu Quoc – Saigon – Departure (B)
Free time for shopping at the local market before transfering to the airport for the flight to Saigon. Pick up and transfer to recheck in hotel. Overnight in Saigon.
Day 7: Saigon – Tay Ninh – Cu Chi (B/L)
Full day visit to two famous destinations in the southern including Tay Ninh and Cu Chi. Leave Saigon, we visit the head quarter of Cao Dai sect in Tay Ninh. This religion was founded in 1923 and now numbers over 2 million members. On arrival we see the ornate temple and attend the fantastic mid-day service when the followers fill the hall wearing colored robes, a symbol of the curious combination of the Confucianism, Taoism and Buddhism.
Cu Chi Tunnels, an incredible underground network constructed by Vietnamese fighters during the long struggle for independence. The tunnels contained hospitals, plus accommodation and schools, and were used as a military base for the Vietcong in the American war.
Overnight at hotel in Saigon.
Day 8: Phu Quoc – Saigon – Departure (B)
Free time on your own activities before transfering to the airport for the flight back home. End of service.
- Flight ticket Phu Quoc – Saigon
- All car transfer per program in Saigon and Phu Quoc
- Ferry ticket Rach Gia – Duong Dong
- Hotel/resort in Phu Quoc and Saigon (3*)
- 1 night on board on Mekong Eyes Cruiser (private cabin but sharing boat)
- Meals as indicated (B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner)
- Entrance fees.
- English speaking guide
What's Not Included
- Drinks & other meals
- International airfares
- Travel insurance.
- Tips and other personal services