Vibrant Hochiminh City (Saigon)

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VIBRANT HOCHIMINH CITY (SAIGON)


VIBRANT HOCHIMINH CITY (SAIGON)
3 nights & 4 days

Important: Flights to arrive and depart from Hochiminh city (Saigon)

Day 1: Saigon arrival – Saigon city tour

  • Arrive in Saigon. Greeted at the airport and transferred to the city centre;
  • Lunch & check in the hotel.
  • Afternoon, visit The Reunification Palace: This is one of the most important buildings in the city; War Remnants Museum: Formerly known as the Museum of American War Crimes, this is a poignant display of the futility of war; Notre Dame Cathedral and Old Post Office: Built between 1877 and 1883 this is one of the best examples of classical French colonial architecture.
  • Ben Thanh Market: This bustling market is very popular with tourists, primarily due to its central location. It has a wide selection of goods ranging from fake Nike shoes to beautiful silk Ao Dais. Dinner at Indian restaurant & Overnight in Saigon.

Day 2: Mekong Delta (B)

  • Drive to My Tho, known as the “bigger rice basket” in Vietnam. Upon arrival Cruising through Mekong River, passing a fishing villages. Visiting some small islets as Turtle, Dragon, Phoenix Island, under a green canopy of water coconut trees. Walking through some villages to a fruit garden. Taste tropical fruits, while having live traditional music. Have honey tea. Short rowing boat ride. Back to Saigon city.
  • Overnight in Hochiminh city.

Day 3: Cu Chi Tunnel – Free for shopping (B)

  • Morning, we will drive overland to Cu Chi Tunnels, an incredible underground network constructed by Vietnamese guerrillas to protect the region against the American attacks during the Vietnam War. We can even crawl a part inside the tunnel, visit their infirmary, kitchen to discover how people had survived hereby.
  • Back to Hochiminh city and afternoon free for shopping.
  • Overnight in Hochiminh city.

Day 4: Saigon - Departure (B)

  • Free time for shopping before transfer to Tan Son Nhat airport for departure.
Note: Cruise program may be difference between cruises

End of Tour

Visa to Vietnam – Fees & Formalities

We can arrange your visa in two ways:

  1. Visa received at the Vietnamese Embassies abroad
  2. Visa received on arrival.

Visa-on-arrival (VOA) is the most comfortable way to obtain Vietnam visa without wasting time:

  • Step 1: Get Visa Approval Letter in advance (Altour Indochina do this service)
  • Step 2: Take Visa stamp at airport: US$ 25/person – Single entry – 1 month (all nationalities)

(Tourists pay directly to immigration department at arrival airport)

Visa Approval Letter service charge (Single entry – 1 month):

  • For passport holders from urope, America, Australia, New Zealand – US$ 05/person
  • For passport holders from: India – US$ 08/person
  • For passport holders from: Pakistan, Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Middle East – US$ 80/person
  • For passport holder from North Africa & South Africa, South America, Sri Lanka – US$ 40/person
  • For passport holders from: Africa – US$ 150/person

Service of receiving Visa Fast track:

  • 01 person: US$ 20/person
  • Below 5 people: US$ 10/person
  • From 5 to 10 people: US$ 7/person
  • Above 10 people: US$ 6/person