8 DAYS VIETNAM SOUTHERN & MUI NE BEACH FAMILY TOUR
- Tour code: VN-F06
- Duration: 8 days 7 nights
- Explore Ho Chi Minh, visit Cu Chi tunnel discover tunnel system with 3 levels and 250km of tunnel & discover daily life of local people
- Traveling to Vinh Long province sightseeing the beautiful potteries from clay, discover how to make some traditional work
- Cycling in Tan Phong island & see the local daily life
- Discover Mui Ne beach, visit some famous village in here such as: Fishing village, White sand Dunes, Red Sand Dunes, Fairy Spring, exciting daily local activities fishermen
Day 1: HO CHI MINH ARRIVAL
Arriving at Tan Son Nhat airport, we will greet you at airport with ‘Welcome’ sign board, and then you will be transferred to hotel in Ho Chi Minh city. You will have the rest of the day to decompress after a long flight. We encourage you to get out and explore the city surrounding the hotel. There is lots of great food options nearby, and after a nice exotic meal you can find yourself a wonderful $10 massage, or grab a few cold beers from the roadside stalls and watch as people pass you by.
Overnight in Ho Chi Minh
Day 2: CU CHI TUNNEL & COOKING CLASS BY SIDECAR * GROUP TOUR*
8:30AM. We pick you up from your hotel by taxi to bus station and go by public bus to Cu Chi district about 30 km.
9:30AM. We change by Side Car to vegetable farm to collect vegetable and herb. On the way, you will have amazing view of rice field, water buffalo and daily life of local people. Specially, real tunnels is still underground
10:30AM self-cook with chef’s direction and enjoy what you cooked.
1:00AM. We will be in Cu Chi tunnel to discover tunnel system with 3 levels and 250 km of tunnel. You will understand more about secret entrances, bamboo traps, air holes, bobby traps, and crawl underground.
3:00PM continuing by Side Car to bus stop and back to Saigon around 5:00 PM
Overnight in Ho Chi Minh city
Day 3: HO CHI MINH – MEKONG DELTA – HOMESTAY
After breakfast at hotel, our driver will transfer to Vinh Long province. We will start with a visit of Vinhlong market in the town. This is the best choice for you to take pictures of fish, shrimps, prawns, crabs, snakes, rice-field rats, tropical fruits, vegetables...
Mekong Travel boat will take you to have an optional lunch at this local house.
After lunch, we come to visit the brick kilns where you can see how the local people create beautiful potteries from clay. Then, visit of the local workshop to see how to make rice paper, coconut candy, pop-rice... Enjoy some sweets with a cup of hot tea.
Then, we’ll walk to check in at homestay
Have a fresh shower before cooking some special dishes with the members of local family. We’ll enjoy dinner & overnight at homestay.
Day 4: TAN PHONG ISLAND - CAI BE FLOATING MARKET
Have breakfast at homestay. Check-out & be on boat to go across one of the longests river in the world, Mekong River. Come to visit Cai Be floating market.
Then, the rowboat will take you deeper into the countryside on smaller canals to enjoy the peaceful time. Also, we’ll come to Tân Phong island for biking on village paths to see the local daily life: orchard, school, church, pagoda, traditional houses and maybe the ancestral ways to pick up fruits in Mekong Delta...
On the way, we can make some stops to see how they make rice-net for spring-rolls, sewing coconut-leaves for cottage roof and specially see how they wave the dried water-hyacynth to make many products: baskets, bags, hats, wallets, shoes... The cruise will end at Cai Be pier in the town. Then we will take car transfer back to Ho Chi Minh city.
Overnight in Ho Chi Minh city
Day 5: HO CHI MINH – DAY TRAIN TO MUI NE BEACH
After breakfast, our driver will transfer you to railway station for day train to Binh Thuan by 3.5 hour drive. It's about 40 Km from Binh Thuan station to Mui Ne, we will transfer by private car to get there. Mui ne is famour for tunning beaches, tropical forest and sand dunes to traditional villages, fishing harbour and ancient structures
Free at leisure and overnight in Mui Ne.
Day 6: MUI NE SANDDUNE – JEEP TOUR
Sunrise and Sunset tour have the same routes and destinations.
Sunrise: 04:30 am - 08:30 am (Guests will need to be able to get up early to prepare for 04:30 am departure time. This is to ensure that guests will be able to witness the best moment of Sunrise in Muine).
Sunset: 13:30 pm - 16:00 pm (Sunset tour will help Guests to avoid getting up early for the early bird tour but will have total different experience, the spectacular moment of Sunset, the changing of sand colors, the stream of sands falling off the cliff).
Time Customise: Chosing the start time flexible by guest.
Duration: 4 hours
Morning tour: Fishing Village - White Sand Dunes - Red Sand Dunes - Fairy Spring
Jeep tour will pick up at your resort and jeep following a smooth 1 hour trip direct to the White sand dunes about 40 km, Sandy paradise where is attracted by natural beauty, oriental - Sahara desert kept changing their shapes as a result of blowing wind and the shadow of sunlight.
Not only you can enjoy sand-sliding or quad-bike ( extra payment ) for fantastic eye-viewing the lotus lake locating in the heart of the dunes, which is available during four seasons.
On the way back, you can enjoy one more time the Red sand dunes, the exciting daily local activities fishermen and thousands of fishing boat delivering their products from the sea to the local market at the Fishing village.
Finally, we visit the Fairy spring, a natural beauty spot with a nice canyon - water view, which is a unique and primitive place untouched by human beings, near a small brook with clean water.
Afternoon tour:Fairy Spring - Fishing Village - White Sand Dunes - Red Sand Dunes
Start Mui Ne Sunset Sand Dune Half Day Tour - Jeep will pick you up at your resort to visit the Fairy Stream a natural beauty spot with a nice red canyon - water view, which is a unique and primitive place untouched by human beings, near a small brook with clean water. Jeep tour will stop at the Fishing Village for you overlooking to Muine Bay with the most amazing view of the boats and sunsets. It is best known for crowded boats and fresh seafood.
Not only visiting the White sand dune, you will be fulfilled by viewing the beautiful of Mui Ne beach on road. It is more romantic time for seeing the sunrise or sunset, slip on the sand. Moreover, in the middle of the White Sand Dunes there is Lotus Lake - lotus is one of the famous flowers in Viet Nam.
Then you will have a chance to visit Yellow sand dune. From the top of the Yellow one, you can see all of the scenery of Mui ne when you can discover the daily activities of the Fishing village.
Back to hotel and free at leisure
Overnight in Mui Ne
Day 7: MUI NE FREE AT LEISURE
You are free at leisure and overnight in Mui Ne
Day 8: MUI NE – TRAIN BACK TO HO CHI MINH - DEPARTURE
Today we will take train back to Ho Chi Minh then our driver will drive directly to airport for your departure flight.
End of services!
- Carefully selected accommodation with daily breakfast based on twin/double sharing
- Homestay in Mekong delta
- Meals at local restaurant as indicated
- English-speaking local guide in each destination
- Tour activity as mentioned
- Land transfers by air-con vehicle including roundtrip airport transfers (pick up & drop off)
- Sightseeing and permit fees during guided times
- Boat trip in Mekong delta
- A bottle of water for guided tour day
- Roundtrip day train transfers: Ho Chi Minh – Binh Thuan – Ho Chi Minh (soft seat with aircon)
- Vietnam visa
- Domestic & International flight
- Compulsory dinner for New Year & Christmas
- Travel insurance
- Late checkout, early check-in
- Drinks, laundry, tips
- Other not stated above