Ho Chi Minh (Formerly Saigon) was known as a pearl of Indochina before the war and it remains a bustling city which has many historical attractions. This tour includes visiting the main attractions in Ho Chi Minh, a visit to the fascinating Cu Chi tunnels and a boat trip on the Mekong Delta.
Vietnam’s colour, chaos and natural beauty bring a new adventure every day. Feel your senses come alive as you sail through the crazy floating markets, visit the other-worldly villages of Sapa and sail on majestic Halong Bay. Vietnam’s food, people, sights and history keep even the most seasoned traveler coming back for more.
Begin in the dynamic city of Ho Chi Minh City( formerly known as Saigon) where you become acquainted with the Vietnamese lifestyle and learn about the country’s history at the War Remnants Museum, the Cu Chi Tunnels & the former battle field at Long Tan. Be amazed by the diverse culture as you travel south to the mighty Mekong River on an overnight cruise. Finish this trip in Can Tho – the Mekong Delta’s biggest city.
The south of Vietnam enjoys a culture distinctly different from the rest of the country. Exploration of the Mekong Delta, from your base in Ho Chi Minh City, offers insight into an agrarian culture that is quickly modernizing, while remaining true to its history. After, move on to Mui Ne to spend a few lazy days snorkeling and lounging on the beach.
From hidden highland villages to intricate underground tunnels, there’s more to Vietnam than meets the eye. Join us on an exploration of southern Vietnam and uncover a country filled with intrigue, rich culture and an eclectic mix of Eurasian cuisine. Encounter the extraordinary war remnants of Ho Chi Minh City.