Nha Trang beach relaxation
Participate in cooking classes and tour Saigon. Discover the beauty and local life and culture along the Mekong waterways. Relax and enjoy the nightlife and many attractions in Vietnams most popular beach destination, Nha Trang. This journey has it all.
Saigon – Mekong Delta – Nha Trang
8 days / 7 nights
Travel styles: Beaches and Relaxation, Luxury and Honeymoon, Short toursDownload PDF
Day 1/ Arrive Saigon
Hotel: Park Hyatt Saigon Discover urban luxury with a combination of sophisticated design, handcrafted details, and modern-day comforts at Park Hyatt Saigon. Enjoy the world-class restaurants in Ho Chi Minh City and our tranquil spa. Park Hyatt Saigon looks forward to welcoming you with warm and dignified service for the ultimate personalized luxury experience.
Day 2/ Grain Cooking Class – Saigon City tour – À Ố Show (B,L,D)
Morning, we will join “Grain by Luke Nguyen cooking class”. Grain’s studio has its own fresh market on site. You will lend a hand to cook a 4-course meal, giving you confidence to prepare your own home cooked Vietnamese dishes. Lunch will be your own preparations and served at the cooking class. It will be an enjoyable Vietnamese cultural and culinary experience. (Notes: no class on Sundays.) Afternoon, take half day city tour, featuring the City Post Office area and Reunification Palace. Continue visiting the Fine Art Museum and enjoy local coffee at the Art Cafe before heading to Ben Thanh Market. Tonight enjoy À Ố Show at the Saigon Opera House performed by young talents who want to share their passion and dreams of upholding Vietnamese cultural heritage through performances and other forms of arts. (6-7pm).
Day 3/ Saigon – Cai Be – Vinh Long – Can Tho (B,L)
Today, we drive to the rural town of Cai Be. Upon arrival, take a small boat visit small villages, stop at local workshops where to see how pop-rice, rice-paper, coconut candy and pop-corn are made. Then the boat takes us deeper into the countryside on smaller canals to Binh Hoa Phuoc Island to visit the nursery garden. We have lunch at the local house and enjoy Southern Vietnamese folk music. After lunch, boat ride to Vinh Long town and take a walking tour at the market. On the way drive to Can Tho, visit the Ong Pagoda and Binh Thuy Ancient House before transfer to hotel for check in. The rest of day is free at leisure. Hotel: Victoria Can Tho Resort The only luxury hotel in the centre of the Mekong Delta, the four-star Victoria Can Tho Resort blends colonial-style architecture with the natural beauty of the river. Close to the city of Can Tho, this quiet retreat lies on the banks of the Hau River, set amidst lush gardens filled with exotic plants. Can Tho is located 170 km (3.5 hours) from Ho Chi Minh City. Can Tho Airport is only 13 km (25 minutes) from the resort.
Day 4/ Can Tho – Saigon – Nha Trang (B) Flight: VN 1348 SGN/CXR 15:50 17:00
Early morning, we visit Cai Rang floating market, the biggest floating market in the Mekong Delta. All shops and stalls at the market are boats and barges of different sizes. It is the most interesting sight of the abundant, colorful and bustling river life in the Delta. Return to hotel for breakfast. Drive back to Saigon and straight transfer to airport for flight to Nha Trang. Arrive in Nha Trang and transfer to hotel for check in. The rest of day is free at leisure. Hotel: Six Senses Ninh Van Bay Resort The resort sits on a dramatic bay that gives the feeling of an island, with impressive rock formations overlooking the East Vietnam Sea. White sand beach and towering mountains add to the sense of being intimately at one with nature. The resort presents the reality of the destination, with an architectural style incorporating traditions of Vietnam.
Day 5/ Nha Trang (B)
Free day at leisure. Relax at the beach or visit any of the attractions that are easily accessible by bus or local taxi such as Notre Dam, Long Son Pagoda, Ponagar Cham Towers, Hon Chong Promontory
Day 6/ Nha Trang (B)
Free day at leisure relaxing on the beach. Perhaps visit Luong Son fishing village or book a day tour to Alexandre Yersin’s former residence.
Day 7/ Nha Trang (B)
Free day at leisure relaxing on the beach. Perhaps visit the embroidery museum, oceanographic institute, Alexandre Yersin museum, or the Long Thanh art gallery.
Day 8/ Nha Trang – Departure (B)
Transfer to the airport for departure flight. B: Breakfast L: Lunch D: Dinner
ACCOMMODATION: as below described hotels Saigon: Park Hyatt Hotel Can Tho: Victoria Can Tho Resort Nha Trang: Six Senses Ninh Van Bay Resort Tour cost included:
- Private transportation as in program
- Accommodation on Double/Twin room with breakfast
- Meals as indicated in program (excluded drinks)
- All sight-seeing and boat fees as in program
- Local English speaking guide as described
- Complimentary 01 bottle of mineral water per person per day tour
- Drinks - private expenses
- Travel insurance of all types
- All airfares and visa
- All types of bank fees for payment
- Other services not mentioned