Trip offered by Maggie Travel expert in Vietnam

Trip summary

  • Departure Ho Chi Minh City
  • End Ho Chi Minh City
  • Countries
  • City
  • Theme Art, history and cultural trips and custom tours
  • Travel style Tailor-made travel
  • Accommodation Standard, Superior, Deluxe
  • Flight Excluded
  • Guide Included
  • The tour has met our standards

Detailed itinerary

  • 1
    Ho Chi Minh City on arrival
    Day 1
    Ho Chi Minh City on arrival

    Meeting with our guide and transfer to hotel for check in. You will enjoy the orientation tour of Ho Chi Minh City and also visit some highlight buildings such as: Notre Dame Cathedral, Central Post Office, City Hall and Opera House.

  • 2
    Cu Chi Tunnel - City Tour
    Day 2
    Cu Chi Tunnel - City Tour

    Today you will have a chance to look back to Vietnam War in 1960s & 1970s in Cu Chi area. Cu Chi is famous for the tunnel system, which is the most complicated tunnel in the world and is over 200 km long. Visiting the tunnel for an hour you will see the private entrance of the tunnel, Commander Bunker, Fighting Bunker, Meeting Bunker and Health Care Bunker.

    We will get back to Ho Chi Minh City by lunch time then visit to the War Remnants Museum, Reunification Palace and Ben Thanh market.

  • 3
    Ho Chi Minh City - Hoi An
    Day 3
    Ho Chi Minh City - Hoi An

    In the morning we will take a short flight to Da Nang then proceed to Hoi An, World Cultural Heritage site.

    As soon as we get to hotel in Hoi An, we will take a walking tour to this ancient city. It takes us about 2 hours to visit most of the local tourist attractions such as: Thien Hau Temple, Cantonese Communal House, Sa Huynh Culture Museum, and Tan Ky Ancient Trade House.

    In the afternoon you are free at leisure.

  • 4
    Hoi An - My Son
    Day 4
    Hoi An - My Son

    In the morning we will take a half day trip to My Son Sanctuary, the historical site of Champa Kingdom, which was a very powerful and prosperous Kingdom in Southeast Asia from the 4th  century to the 11th century.

    We will visit some temples in My Son area and also enjoy Champa Traditional Dance show.

    By lunch time we will be back in Hoi An.

    In the late afternoon we will take a boat cruise on Thu Bon River to enjoy the scenery and fishing activity of local people.

    We will take part in a cooking class and enjoy dinner in a local restaurant.

  • 5
    Hoi An - Hue
    Day 5
    Hoi An - Hue

    Today we will enjoy the most beautiful area in the central part of Vietnam: Marble Mountain, Non Nuoc beach, Hai Van Pass, Lang Co beach and Tam Giang lagoon.

    By lunch time we will arrive in Hue, the ancient capital of Vietnam.

    In the afternoon we will take a boat trip to Thien Mu Pagoda, which was built in the 17th century by Nguyen Hoang Lord. This pagoda is the home of Thich Quang Duc Monk, who immolated himself in 1963 to protest against Diem government then we visit Citadel, Imperial and Forbidden City of Hue.

    We will end the day with a visit to Tu Duc Tomb.

  • 6
    Hue - Phong Nha
    Day 6
    Hue - Phong Nha

    Depart for Phong Nha Cave, World Natural Heritage site. Take a 3 hours boat cruise to explore the cave then return  to Hue. The rest of the day is free at leisure.

  • 7
    Hue - Ho Chi Minh City
    Day 7
    Hue - Ho Chi Minh City

    Morning fly to Saigon then free at leisure.

  • 8
    Day 8

    Time at leisure until transfer to airport: end of services.

  • Prices and conditions

    Price includes

    • Ground transfer – except free days
    • English speaking guide – except free days
    • Accommodation based on twin sharing room
    • Entrance fees
    • Boat cruises
    • Meals as stated – except free days
    • 2 bottle water 0.5l / person / day
    • Travel insurance

    Price does not include

    • International and Internal air tickets
    • Entrance visa fee to Vietnam
    • Services are not indicated in the program
    • Tips for tour guides and drivers
    • Personal expenses