Ho Chi Minh
Meet on arrival and transferred to hotel for check-in. Free at leisure till dinner at Muslim restaurant. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh city.
After breakfast, we depart for Cuchi. This underground tunnels network constructed by Vietnamese fighters during our struggle for independence. Before exploring the system, we watch a short documentary film of how this extraordinary tunnels constructed. We then spend the next hour exploring the maze of tunnels (with 3 levels) which display of various man traps and the remains of war
After Halal lunch, return to city center. We will visit to the Independence Palace which was the residence of the President Ngo Dinh Diem of the former South Vietnam until 1975; continue to the War Remnant Museum which comprehensively documents the travails of the long Vietnam – American War; the rest of time, we stop over some classic European-style landmarks such as the ornate City Hall, the Opera House (only be viewed from the outside), and pay a quick visit the Central Post Office. Halal Dinner and Overnight in Ho Chi Minh city.
Breakfast and leaving for Vung Tau, traveling by immense rubber and cashew nut plantations, as well as scenic rice fields. Arriving in Vung Tau, we visit the White House Palace (a summer residence of the last emperor Bao Dai), offering a wonderful view of the beach and the city. You also visit French-built light house and the giant Jesus Christ statue as optional choices.
Halal lunch at a local restaurant. Free time for relaxing at Bai Sau Beach. Late afternoon, transferred back to HCMC. Halal Dinner and Overnight in Ho Chi Minh city
After breakfast, we drive more than 1 hour driving to My Tho. On arrival, boat trip on the Mekong river for sightseeing: the view of the river’s banks, floating fish farm and islands of Dragon, Unicorn, Turtle, Phoenix. After that, landing on Unicorn island. Stop at local orchards and try seasonal fruits, listening traditional music. Get on horse cart going through country lanes. Another stop at local farm to see bee farm, coconut candy workshop, taste honey bee tea…Before lunch ( Halal ), you have a chance to experience the rowing by local skillful boatwoman who will lead you go through small canals. Back to main land by big boat and return to Saigon; stop by Linda & Danny shop for Muslim costume on the way. Dinner at Muslim restaurant. Overnight in Hochiminh city
After breakfast, free time until transfer to the airport for your departure flights