South Vietnam Getaway Itinerary

See the contrasts of city and river life around Ho Chi Minh City on this exciting short break, discovering incredible food, diverse ways of life and a gripping history.

    • 4
    • TVAS
    • Total twin price tool tip
      USD $547
      CAD $565
      AUD $555
      EUR €382
      GBP £320
      NZD $617
      ZAR R5,555
      CHF FR462
    • Total single price tool tip
      USD $950
      CAD $980
      AUD $960
      EUR €660
      GBP £555
      NZD $1,070
      ZAR R9,610
      CHF FR800
    • Short Breaks
    • Basix
vietnam hanoi rush hour crowds market village locals bicycle

vietnam cu chi tunnels tourist

vietnam ho chi minh city traffic street crowds

vietnam mekong delta floating market crowds street

Day 1 Mekong Delta

Journey to My Tho, a port city and the gateway to the Mekong Delta. Jump onboard a private boat and cruise the river, visiting a local fish farm and tropical fruit gardens. Get an insight into the local way of life as row boats take us deeper into the canals, stopping at a riverside restaurant for a traditional lunch. Further explore the region's waterways before arriving at our homestay for the evening. Wander the beautiful grounds of our host's garden and share a delicious meal, learning more about life on the Delta.
ACCOM: Homestay - 1

Day 2 Mekong Delta/Ho Chi Minh City

With countless food stalls, restaurants, museums and markets, the busy streets of Ho Chi Minh City have something for everyone to enjoy.
ACCOM: Hotel - 1

Day 3 Explore Ho Chi Minh City

Dive into the streets of Ho Chi Minh City on a fascinating walking tour through Chinatown, exploring markets and then watching life rush by over coffee. Slurp up a bowl of traditional pho for lunch before seeing some of Ho Chi Minh City's iconic buildings and witnessing the tragedies of war at the War Remnants Museum.
ACCOM: Hotel - 1

Day 4 Cu Chi Tunnels

A marvel of human survival, the Cu Chi Tunnels are a fascinating network of tunnels and rooms that helped the Viet Cong fight and survive the Vietnam War.