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Great Mekong Delta 8 days

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Start city: Ho Chi Minh
End city: Sien Reap
Duration: 8 days 7 night
Departure: Daily, upon your request
Destination: Ho Chi Mnh, Cu Chi tunnels, Mekong Delta (My Tho, Can Tho, Chau Doc). Phnom Penh and Siem Reap

It will be a great tour connecting two beautiful countries that Mekong Delta passes through. You will have chance to enjoy the daily life of local people, visit the floating markets and nice orchards. The tour will finishes in Siem Reap at amazing Angkor complex.

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Day 1: Ho Chi Minh Arrival.
Welcome to Vietnam’s bustling, vibrant and financial hub: Ho Chi Minh City, formerly Ho Chi Minh. Upon arrival at Tan Son Nhat International Airport, meet your tour guide and driver then get transfer to your hotel in the city center. Enjoy the rest of the day at your leisure to recover from jet lag and explore the city on your own. In the evening, savor a welcome dinner at the Award Winning Mandarin Restaurant.

Day 2: Ho Chi Minh City Tour – Cu Chi Tunnels (B)
This morning, you visit the War Remnants Museum, learn about Vietnam’s recent history at Reunification Palace, visit the nearby neo-Romanesque Notre Dame Cathedral and the City's Centre Post Office before passing by the ornate Opera Theatre and the City Hall. End up at the Ben Thanh Market, where vendors display a vast array of goods and handicrafts, appealing to every taste.
After lunch, you leave Ho Chi Minh on an afternoon excursion for Cu Chi. The Cu Chi Tunnels are an underground labyrinth of passageways, used by the Viet Cong during the Vietnam War (or “American War” as it’s referred to here) as protection against American air raids. Those inclined are invited to crawl through selections of the tunnels to better understand what life was like for the Vietnamese soldiers during wartime.

Day 3: Ho Chi Minh city - My Tho - Can Tho (B, L)
After breakfast drive to My Tho the heart of the Mekong delta, famous for its vast rice fields and most beautiful landscapes. Visit the Vinh Trang Pagoda en route and stop by the bank of Tien Giang river. Take a boat trip on Mekong River to Phoenix Island where local handicrafts and sweets from coconut are being produced. Enjoy fresh seasonal fruits and traditional music and song performance. A short ride on a horse carriage to a typical local house to taste some homemade honey-tea. Proceed by small sampan boat through the small canals and side-arms of the river to observe the daily life along the river banks with a stop and short leisurely walk at the Turtle Island . Lunch at a local house with local specialties. Drive to Can Tho in the afternoon. Overnight in Can Tho.

Day 4: Can Tho - Chau Doc (B, L)
In the morning, take a boat cruise to visit Cai rang floating market. The market is filled with small boats darting through the water as vendors buy and sell their wares. Cruise through small canals and stop at a fruit orchard to taste some of the succulent fruits of the Mekong Delta. After lunch at local restaurant, depart to Chau Doc to visit Ba Chua Xu Temple, Thoai Hau Ngoc tomb - Tay An pagoda. Shopping at Chau Doc market to buy local specialities. Lunch at the restaurant. Overnight in Chau Doc.

Day 5: Chau Doc - Phnom Penh (B, L)
After breakfast in Chau Doc, drive to habour for high speed boat to Phnom Penh.
Arrival Phnom Penh at noontime, our car and guide will pick you up at the habour then transfer to hotel for check in. Have lunch at local restaurant. Visit Royal Palace , Silver Pagoda, National Museum and Central Market. Overnight in Phnom Penh .

Day 6: Phnom Penh - Siem Reap (B, L)
After breakfast, transfer to airport for taking a flight to Siem Reap via Tonle Sap lake. Siem Reap Town is small gateway to ruins of Angkor, it is 250 northwest of Phnom Penh and 15 km north of Tonle Sap lake. Arrival in the city of World Heritage, Angkor Wat! Our car and guide will pick you up at the boat port, and then transfer to check in hotel. Then free in your leisure in the afternoon. Dinner on your own. Overnight in Siem Reap.

Day 7: Siem Reap Angkor Temple (B, L, D)
Morning, after breakfast at the hotel, visit the famous old palace, Angkor Thom within Angkor Thom are Bayon - Baphoun, Terrace of Elephant, Phemean Akas, Terrace of Leper king. Afterwards visit Taprom Temple . Have lunch at local restaurant. Afternoon, transfer to visit the amazing Angkor Wat then continue to see the sunset from the top of Bakheng hill. Dinner at local restaurant with buffet and traditional Apsara Show & overnight in Siem Reap

Day 8: Siem Reap city - Departure (B)
After breakfast at hotel then transfer to visit Chantier Ecole-Artisan d'angkor. Free tour of the classes and workshops offer a glimpse into the unique skills training program, teaching young artists in the techniques and styles of classic Cambodian artistry before transfer for departure lunch at local restaurant in the town. Visit the old market for last minutes shopping until transfer to the airport for flight off.

Our prices include:

  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast & meals per mentioned in the itinerary
  • Transport by private car with AC
  • English-speaking guides
  • Water & First Aid
  • Entrance fees, performances, boat trips & excursions.

Our prices exclude:

  • Travel insurance
  • Vietnam Visa
  • Gratuities for tour guides/ drivers
  • Beverages & other personal expenses.

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