Phnom Penh to Ho Chi Minh Tour

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Price: US$395.00 (included taxes & service charge)
Routes: Phnom Penh - Chau Doc - Can Tho - Ho Chi Minh City .
Duration: 03 Days/02 Nights.
Depart from: Phnom Penh - Return to: Ho Chi Minh City.

Description

Highlights:
  • Enjoy a boat trip from Phnom Penh to Chau Doc, Vietnam. You will have an hour on boat to visit the Lower Mekong River
  • Visit Sam Mountain and the cave pagoda from where you can enjoy the stunning sunset over the flat rice fields around the Vietnamese-Cambodian border
  • Experience the daily life of local people with their daily works on floating fish farms and villages, witness local people trade goods on floating markets such as Cai Rang, Phong Dien
  • Learn about a part of Vietnamese culture, the local Cham minority village by cycling or trekking around the village, seeing local families prepare dinner, trying local food, and enjoying traditional folk music with all the neighbor.
 
Summary: You’re in Cambodia and free at your next 3 days. Then why you don’t think about book a 3 days tour to discover the Southern part of Vietnam? Entering Vietnam from lower Mekong River through Phnom Penh, Cambodia, you will be impressed by the special lifestyle of Vietnamese local people. Within 3 days, you will have a special experience to learn about Vietnamese culture, enjoy Vietnamese cuisine and witness beautiful Southern Vietnam sightseeing. So, pack your luggage and start your journey with us!
 
Tour Type: Land tour + well selected hotel + domestic flights/trains, private guided with your own English speaking guide (unless otherwise specified), your own driver at your own pace and schedule.

Itinerary

Day 1: PhnomPenh ( Cambodia ) - Chau Doc ( D )

11.30am: Pick up at your hotel in Phnom Penh and transfer to the boat pier for boarding the Blue Cruiser Express boat to Chau Doc. Arrive at Chau Doc around 3.30pm. Pick up and transfer to your chosen hotel. Enjoy an hour's cruise down the Lower Mekong River. In the afternoon, visit Sam Mountain and the cave pagoda. From the summit of the mountain, admire the sunset over the flat rice fields around the Vietnamese-Cambodian border. Welcome dinner and overnight in Chau Doc.

Day 2: Chau Doc - Long Xuyen - Can Tho ( B/L)

Breakfast at your hotel. Take a motor boat trip to see the floating fish farm and the floating village. Visit the local Cham minority village in their traditional weaving village. Depart for Long Xuyen, visit the Bird Sanctuary in Thot Not and the incense stick making village. Check in on arrival. Dinner on guest's account. Overnight at your chosen hotel in Can Tho. (A family homestay can be arranged on request).
Option 1: Stay in a hotel in Can Tho
Check into your hotel on arrival at Can Tho. Free to explore the city on your own in the afternoon. You can also visit a village, meet the local people, have dinner with them and enjoy their music. Overnight at your chosen hotel.

Option 2: Homestay
Transfer by motor boat to a small village in Cai Rang district. Check into your riverside cottage. In the afternoon, go cycling or trekking around the village to experience the rural lifestyle of the Mekong Delta people. Join a family as they prepare dinner, then share the meal with them. Enjoy an evening of traditional folk music with your neighbors. Overnight in your riverside cottage.

Day 3: Can Tho - Ho Chi Minh city (B/L)

After breakfast, take a leisurely boat trip to explore the picturesque tributaries of the Lower Mekong River (Bassac River), then proceed to the Cai Rang and Phong Dien floating markets, which are the liveliest in the region. You will probably have tried Vietnamese vermicelli soup so now go and see how it is made. Then wander around the village and meet the local people. Learn how to cross a "Monkey Bridge" which is built from a single bamboo. Return to Can Tho for lunch at a local restaurant. Depart for Ho Chi Minh City with stop overs at Vinh Vong and My Tho town. Arrive in HCMC at around 5pm.

Tour Prices

Class

2 Pax

3 - 5 Pax

6 - 9 Pax

10 - 15 Pax

16 Pax Up

Single Supplemental

Cost/pax

$395/435

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Note: Number of Person in Group/Pax Tour cost per Person (in US $)

Trip includes:

  • Transportation by A/C car or van
  • English speaking tour guide
  • Boat trips
  • 3 lunches, 2 dinners, fruit, honey tea
  • Entrance fee
  • 2 nights accommodation as program

Trip excludes:

  • Tips.
  • Visa Vietnam