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FAMILY GREAT OUTDOORS

 If you are looking for Great Outdoors with which your children have greatest joys, this tour is tailored for your family as a best holiday. Let your children have fun and surprise to learn new things around the world.


 Itinerary:

 

Day 1: HO CHI MINH- ARRIVAL(D)

Saigon is a fast growing city, which is changing day by day and recognized by high buildings and big roads. The ongoing changes in economy have given the city a really cosmopolitan and dynamic character. Upon arrival at Saigon’s Tan Son Nhat Airport, our guide and driver will welcome you and transfer you to your hotel. You are free to stroll around the city.

In the evening, a special dinner cruise along Saigon River where you can get a beautiful view of the city lights.

Day 2: HO CHI MINH CITY TOUR(B,L)

Our tour starts at 8:30am with a transport ahead to Cholon, a Chinese area in Saigon. A visit at Thien Hau Temple and from here, we enjoy a cyclo ride to lively Binh Tay Market, a commodity store of Mekong delta area in Vietnam. Followed by another visit at a workshop where handicrafts and lacquer wares are made in front of you.

After lunch, we continue to the War Museum and the former Presidential Palace. We will take a walk to major sights of colonial Ho Chi Minh City including the Central Post Office, the Notre Dame Cathedral, the Opera House and City Hall. Leaving the historical sites, our family can choose to enjoy wonderful ice cream at Fanny’s, a quaint little parlour with a French atmosphere or drink tea at a private and unique area in the European style.

Day 3: CAO DAI TEMPLE & CU CHI TUNNELS(B,L)

In the morning our guide and driver will pick you up at your hotel and then depart for Tay Ninh to visit the famous Cao Dai Temple. There you witness a colorful service at noon. After the service you have lunch at a local restaurant. Then you go to Cu Chi Tunnels. Cu Chi Tunnels are an impressive network of tunnels with a length of over 250 km. This strategic place was used by 15,000 Viet Cong fighters during the war. In the afternoon you return to Saigon, approximately at 5pm.

Day 4: HO CHI MINH- MY THO- BEN TRE- CAN THO(B,L)

A smooth one-and-half-hour bus ride through rice field scenery along National Highway 1 brings you to the beautiful rural district of Trung Luong.

Take a motorboat to enter My Tho city through Bao Dinh natural canal. Then pay a visit to My Tho's colorful street fruit market alongside the canal to soak up the lively atmosphere and watch the locals trade their produce.

The Mekong Delta Tours take a leisurely cruise on the Tien River to Tortoise Island. End route, view the fishing port, the traditional stilt houses and boat building workshops, and the other three evocatively named Islands - Dragon, Phoenix and Unicorn islands. Enjoy a sumptuous lunch served right in the heart of the orchard to the accompaniment of Southern Vietnamese folk music performed by the islanders.

After visiting the coconut candy mill, take an amazing rowing boat trip along the small canal. Then continue to Ben Tre province, "the country of coconuts", to see a typical agricultural model known as "Garden - Pond - Cage". Enjoy a relaxing cup of honey tea before returning to My Tho via Tan Thach natural canal, cruising under the shadows of water coconut palms. Departure to Can Tho. Overnight in Can Tho.

Day 5: CAN THO- CAI RANG FLOATING MARKET(B,L)

Today is another valued moment. We get up early for a wonderful join –in breakfast cruise, followed by a visit to Cai Rang floating market. Here is the chance to become excellent photographer for amazing pictures. Back to the dock in the late morning, a transfer back to Saigon. On the way, we stop at My Tho for a visit at Dong Tam Snake Farm and Vinh Trang Pagoda.

Day 6:  HO CHI MINH- NHA TRANG(B)

Today, we take a flight to Nha Trang. Upon arrival in Nha Trang, our local guide will welcome you and transfer you to Vin Pearl Resort. Here you and children can enjoy lots of amusing activities (your own expenses) on VinPearl Land such as water sports, merry go round.

Day 7: NHA TRANG (B)

Free day to enjoy the beach

Day 8: NHA TRANG- DA NANG- HOI AN (B)

Morning flight to Danang. Arriving in Danang, we take another transfer to Hoi An. On the way, we stop over at Marble Mountain. Overnight in Hoi An

Day 9: HOI AN(B)

Free at leisure

Day 10: HOI AN(B,L)

At 9:00am, ride a bicycle to a local farm in Tra Que Village. Introduction to the history of the village, the cultivation of the vegetables as well as discovering about the use of vegetables in traditional Vietnamese medicine.

You will take a trip around the vegetable garden and join the farmers in preparing the land and fertilizing it with seaweed from the local lake. Continue doing activities such as: raking, sowing, watering greens, picking greens and many more gardening activities. Then spend the rest of the morning working the land in the time honoured way before break to prepare lunch with a local family. Your lunch will consist of many local delicacies including ‘tam huu' spring roll, Banh xeo or the local pancake of the people from the middle region

After lunch and the exertions of the morning, take an even more traditional Vietnamese post-prandial nap before learning how to harvest and wrap the vegetables.

Around 15.00, bid farewell to your host family before riding back to Hoi An, on the way back stop at Nhat tomb and Ba Le well. The tour finishes at 16h00.

Day 11: HOI AN- DA NANG- HA NOI (B)

Today we take a flight to Hanoi. Upon arrival, we embark on city tour with Ho Chi Minh’s Mausoleum (outside) and “House on stilt” at the same area with the Presidential Palace and the famous One Pillar Pagoda. We also make a visit to the Temple of Literature – the first university of Vietnam, which is now dedicated to Confucian worship and “Hanoi Hilton” –a nick name given by US pilots during the war. End of the day, we will enjoy the famous water puppet show.

Day 12: HA NOI – CUC PHUONG NATIONAL PARK (B,L)

Pick-up at your hotel at 7am, then transfer 120 km on a good road to Ninh Binh. Our schedule of today is as followings:

Morning:

• Visit the Visitor Center, a good place for information about Cuc Phuong.

• The Endangered Primate Rescue Center, where we will see and learn about many different endangered species.

Lunch will be arranged at the Headquarters’ restaurant.

Afternoon:

• The cave of prehistoric man, now a refuge for bats (0,3km walk)

• 1000 thousand year old tree trail (6km walk on loop trail)

Return Hanoi in the late afternoon.

Day 13: HA NOI- HA LONG BAY (B,L,D)

In the morning, you will be picked up at your hotel and transfer to Halong Bay, about 200 km far from Hanoi. It takes you about 3 hours to reach there. Then you will have a cruise on a traditional Vietnamese wooden Junk on Halong Bay to most caves, have seafood on board for lunch and have pleasure time for swimming and sunbathing. You will have dinner on board as enjoying the sunset; then stay on board for overnight.

Day 14: HA LONG BAY- HA NOI (B,L)

This day you will have further cruise on the bay, visit rock piles and sun bathing before getting back to the wharf in the early afternoon. Our waiting vehicle will transfer you back to Hanoi.

Day 15: HA NOI- DEPARTURE (B)

A transfer to Hanoi’s Noi Bai Airport for your flight home

 Includes:

- 14 Nights Accommodation in deluxe twin / double room view with daily buffet BKF.

- Pick-ups and transfers by private air-conditioned vehicle as specified in the itinerary above (Please note: pick-ups will be by a guide and driver or, where a guide is not necessary, a driver only. All unaccompanied drivers will be briefed in advance, and will carry a mobile phone to ensure smooth transfer arrangements)

- Domestic flight tickets: Ho Chi Minh- Nha Trang, Nha Trang- Da Nang, Da Nang- Hanoi, including domestic airport taxes.

- Boat cruises as specified in the program

- Travel in an appropriate private air-conditioned vehicle with an experienced safe driver.

- The services of experienced English-speaking guides as indicated in the itinerary (please note: guides will be on hand from pick-up until guests' return to their hotel or reaching their destination). Free days or part days will not include the services of a guide unless requested and included in the final itinerary.

- Where necessary, entry fees for all visits as mentioned in the program

-Meals (as specified in the itinerary) in the best local restaurants, or picnics where no suitable restaurant is available.

- VAT and other taxes

Excludes:

- International flight tickets and airport tax.

- Visas

- Dinners, except as specified above.

- Drinks, gratuities and personal expenses.

- Surcharge for peak season (if any) & Other not mentioned in the above detail program.

Additional Information:

Importance note
- The itinerary is just a sample of our tours; we'll be pleased to design similar programs with dates and itinerary customized to your personal preferences in Tailor Made Tours section. Rates may vary frequently. Please contact us to get the best possible price based upon your travel period and specific touring needs.

What to bring ?
- Sun Block, Wide brim hat, Camera + Film, Comfortable shoes, Rain gear, Warm clothes, original Passport...