4d3n Classic SaigonWritten by Administrator
Ho Chi Minh City, commonly known as Saigon, is a city in southern Vietnam famous for the pivotal role it played in the Vietnam War. It's also known for its French colonial architecture, including Notre-Dame Basilica, made entirely of materials imported from France, and the neoclassical Saigon Central Post Office. Food stalls line the city's streets, especially around bustling Ben Thanh Market.
- Country: Vietnam
- Destination: Ho Chi Minh City
- Price from (MYR): 987
- Booking Period: now - 31st December 2017
- Travel Period: now - 31st December 2017
DAY 1: HO CHI MINH ARRIVAL (D)
Arrive in Ho Chi Minh City, welcome by our guide and transfer to hotel. Afternoon, take a
half-day city tour to visit Saigon Notre-Dame Basilica, a neo-Roman cathedral built in the
early 20th Century by the famous French architect Gustave Eiffel. Visit Ar-Rahim Mosque Built
in1885 by Malaysian-Indonesian Muslims. Continue shopping at Binh Tay Market until dinner
at Red House Restaurant.
DAY 2: HO CHI MINH – CUCHI TUNNEL (B/L/D)
After breakfast, tour to Cu Chi Tunnels, 75km Northwest downtown Ho Chi Minh City, were
once a major underground hideout and resistance base of Viet Cong forces during the two
wars against the French and later on Americans. Back to Ho Chi Minh City and free at leisure.
Lunch at a local halal restaurant. Afternoon, half-day city tour to visit the War Remnants Museum,
which features an extensive collection of exhibits including weapon, photos and documentation
on Vietnam’s wars with the French and Americans, and the Reunification Palace the
South Vietnam President’s residence. At the end of day, visit Al-Jamjlam mosque.
DAY 3: HO CHI MINH – MEKONG DELTA (MY THO) (B/L/D)
After breakfast, travel by road to Mekong Delta, referred to as the “rice bowl” of Vietnam.
The Mekong Delta is a vast maze of rivers, swamps and islands, home to floating markets,
pagodas and village surrounded by rice paddies. Enjoy the boat tour through the river for
an insight of local daily activities. Continue the journey untill Unicorn Island. From here take a
horse cart to reach a perfomance site of Vietnamese traditional music. You have a chance to
taste some local fruits. Experience a small hand - rowing boat when we proceed to Ben Tre.
Before lunch, past through bee farm and enjoy honey tea. Lunch at halal Mekong Restaurant.
After lunch, take a boat ride back to Ho Chi Minh. Stop at candy factory to watch candy
making process and sample freshly made coconut candy. If time permits, stop by Ben Thanh
Market for shopping. Dinner at Banana leave restaurant. Overnight in Ho Chi Minh City.
DAY 4: HO CHI MINH – DEPARTURE (B)
Breakfast at hotel. Free at leisure until flight back to Kuala Lumpur.
Hotel accommodation with breakfast
Private transportation and tours
English speaking guide
Entrances fees + sightseeing as indicated
Private boat in My Tho (Mekong Delta)
Halal meals at local restaurant
Mineral water on coach (1bottle/pax/day)
Airfare & Airport Tax
Tipping for guide, porter & driver
Travel insurance @ RM35/pax
- Minimum 3 Adults to go ADDITIONAL = RM260/pax
- Minimum 7 Adults to go MINUS = RM80/pax
- Rates are subject to change without prior notice due to currency fluctuation
- Compulsory dinner for Xmas and New Year Eve : TBA upon reservation
- Other terms & conditions apply