The South of Vietnam Tour

7 Days 6 Nights

Discover the Charm of Vietnam: A Journey to the South

Duration: 7 days, 6 nights
Destinations: Saigon, Cu Chi, Mekong Delta, Can Tho, Tra Su Cajuput Forest, and Chau Doc
Price: only from 356$
Fun Fact: Sai Gon, the city was renamed to Ho Chi Minh City in 1975 after the end of the Vietnam War, but many locals & foreigners still refer to it as Saigon

Embark on a journey to the heart of Vietnam, where you’ll experience the vibrant energy of Saigon, delve into the rich history of the Cu Chi Tunnels, and witness the lush beauty of the Mekong Delta.

From the bustling city of Saigon to the tranquil waters of the Mekong Delta and its floating markets in Can Tho and Chau Doc, this tour package is an unforgettable adventure.

Marvel at the wonder of spectacular nature in Tra Su Cajuput Forest.

Get ready to immerse yourself in the rich culture, history, and natural beauty of Vietnam.

  • Sight Seeing 90% 90%
  • Food 70% 70%
  • Transportation 50% 50%
  • Activities 80% 80%

“Chau Doc is home to several ethnic minority groups, including the Cham people who are known for their traditional weaving practices.

You are seeing a traditional wedding scene of Cham Muslim people in a small village near Chau Doc, Vietnam.”

Mekong delta experience

Explore the lush landscapes and unique culture of the Mekong Delta on a tour. Visit floating markets, sample local cuisine, and witness traditional crafts like basket weaving.

Take a boat ride through the waterways, admire the verdant rice paddies and marvel at the stilted houses along the river banks.

Immerse in the rural way of life, and discover the rich history and hospitality of this magical region

Best Food & Drink

1. Banh My

Banh Mi – A popular Vietnamese sandwich made with a crispy baguette and filled with various meats, pickled vegetables, herbs, and sauces.

2. Pho

A noodle soup made with a rich broth, noodles, and meat (usually beef or chicken), and topped with fresh herbs and bean sprouts (the flavor of the south is different than northern Vietnam).

3. Snake Soup

Snake Soup – A spicy and flavorful soup made with snake meat, vegetables, and spices, often served in the Mekong Delta region.

banh my vietnamese signature dish
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Day 1 – Sai Gon arrival

Upon arrival at Tan Son Nhat airport, our tour guide and driver will pick you up and transfer you to center of Saigon (Ho Chi Minh City).

Check in hotel (After 14.00 PM).

Overnight at a hotel in Saigon

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Day 2 – Cu Chi & Saigon city tour

After breakfast, transfer to Cu Chi, and start discovering the famous Tunnels, which were once a major underground hideout and resistance base of Viet Cong forces during the two wars against the French and the Americans. The tunnels, entirely hand-dug, formed a highly intricate network of interlinked multilevel passageways at times stretched as far as the Cambodian border and totaled over 120 km in length.

Drive back to Saigon. Short sightseeing tour of Ho Chi Minh City: outside The Hundred Years Red Cathedral (Notre Dame Cathedral), The Old Post Office, the City Hall, the Opera House, and the Reunification Palace, a symbol of the old Government of Saigon before 1975 which recalls the sad history of the Vietnamese Ideological War

Meals: Breakfast at the hotel, Lunch at a famous local restaurant.

Overnight at a hotel in Saigon

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Day 3 – Mekong delta

The first stop will be at a brick kiln where you will see how bricks are produced in the traditional Vietnamese style

Visit numerous coconut processing workshops. You will have the opportunity to learn all about the manufacturing process of these famous Vietnamese sweets.

A walking tour (or bike / lambro ride) will take you through traditional villages, during which you will be able to admire splendid vegetable gardens that will give you a picture as real as possible of the everyday life of the locals.

Then, driving to Can Tho

Meals: Breakfast at the hotel, Lunch at a famous local restaurant

Overnight at a hotel in Can Tho

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Day 4 – Tra Su Cajuput Forest

Visit the Tra Su Cajuput Jungle (planted in the 80s).

Settle on a rowing sampan (about half an hour) to watch birds (seasonal) and enjoy the most beautiful flooded forest in Vietnam as well as SE Asia.

Take a 500-meter walk to the 25-meter observation post to enjoy the fascinating view over the mountain in the area, the expanses of the cajuput forest, and the white dots of flying storks.

Afternoon, continue driving to Chau Doc

Meals: Breakfast at the hotel, Lunch at a famous local restaurant.

Overnight at a hotel in Chau Doc

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Day 5 – Chau Doc

Hit Chau Doc floating market and a floating fish farm where you can study how to row hundreds of thousands of fish in the cage inside the water surface and how the local Mekong people do their business at the floating fish farm.

Next, visit the Cham minority village – an Islamic minority of people in Vietnam.

After lunch, we tour Ba Chua Xu Temple, located at the top of the Sam mountain

Ba Chua Xu is a prosperity goddess of southern Vietnam’s Thanism. She is a tutelary of business, health, and a protector of the Vietnamese border.

Meals: Breakfast at the hotel, Lunch at a famous local restaurant.

Overnight at a hotel in Chau Doc

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Day 6 – Saigon leisure

After breakfast, we check out of the hotel and drive back to Ho Chi Minh City.

After settling accommodation, the rest of the day is at your leisure. Suggesting options could be: relaxing, exploring the vibrant life of Saigon, or shopping at lively local markets.

Meals: Breakfast at the hotel, Lunch at a famous local restaurant

Overnight at a hotel in Saigon

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Day 7 – Departure

After breakfast, free at leisure till transfer to the airport for departure flight.

Meals: Breakfast.


Vietnamese Puppet Show

The Highlight of the Trip!

Vietnamese water puppet theater is a traditional form of Vietnamese theater that has been performed for over 1,000 years. 

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Travel Guide

Are you planning to travel to Vietnam? Saigon, Cu Chi, Can Tho, Chau Doc, Tra Su Cajuput Forest, and Mekong delta are your favorite destinations but you don’t know how to plan? No worries, this section is created to ease your stress.