Also known as Ho Chi Minh City, Saigon is Vietnam’s largest city. Spend your time here observing the French Colonial architecture, visit the fascinating Mekong Delta and learn more about the American War in Vietnam when you visit the Cu Chi Tunnels.
Short Stay itinerary
This is a private short stay package for the independent traveller.
DAY 1: ARRIVE SAIGON
Make your own way to your Saigon hotel. The rest of the day is free at your leisure.
DAY 2: SAIGON
Enjoy a half-day city tour around Saigon. Visit the Central Post Office, Notre Dame Cathedral, the Reunification Palace and the War Remnants Museum. Enjoy some free time at Ben Thanh Market. (B,L)
DAY 3: SAIGON – MEKONG DELTA
Travel south to the Mekong Delta province of Ben Tre. Cruise the Mekong River, paddle through palm-lined canals and walk through small villages before returning to Saigon. (B,L)
DAY 4: SAIGON – CU CHI & TAY NINH
Explore the amazing network of the Cu Chi Tunnels, which once housed entire underground villages during the American War in Vietnam. Later, travel to Tay Ninh to experience the midday service at the colourful head temple of the unique Cao Dai religion. (B,L)
DAY 5: DEPART SAIGON
Your arrangements end after check-out this morning. (B)
# Shoulder and high season, Christmas and New Year’s Eve dinner surcharges apply.