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Essential South Center (502$)
(5 days/4 nights)

Day 1: Arrival - Ho Chi Minh City (D)
You are welcomed at Tan Son Nhat airport by our guide and he will accompany you to your hotel. The sightseeing tour of Ho Chi Minh City begins with a visit to the Reunification Palace which was the former residence of the President of South Vietnam until end of April 1975, then we continue to visit French colonial structures including the Notre Dame Cathedral and the Old Sai Gon Post Office. We also visit the Jade Emperor Pagoda and the War Remnant Museum before come to the bustling Ben Thanh Market where everything and anything is for sale! Dinner and overnight in Ho Chi Minh City.

Day 2: Tay Ninh - Cu Chi  - Hoi An (B/L)
Drive a long way on the country side of Vietnam to Tay Ninh, 100 km from Ho Chi Minh city. On arrival to the head quarter of Cao Dai religious, you will have a chance to witness the daily ceremony at Cao Dai Holy See, and meet followers come to attend the ceremony wearing colored robes, a symbol of the curious combination of the Confucianism, Taoism, Christianity and Buddhism. Having lunch at a local restaurant then continue the trip to Cu Chi, visit the incredible underground tunnel network constructed by Vietnamese fighters during the long struggle for independence. Drive back Ho Chi Minh for late flight at to Danang. Upon arrival, pick up and transfer to Hoian town 35km away. Overnight in Hoi An.

Day 3: Hoi An - Hue (B)
In the morning you will visit of Hoi An Town with mixed the culture of Vietnam/Chinese/Japanese with Chinese tiled houses, Chinese temples, Japanese covered bridge. In the afternoon, Transfer to hue with a stop at Hai Van Pass. On the way, visit Cham museum (rich collection of Cham sculptures from in 14-15 century back with Indian influences). Overnight in Hue.

Day 4: Hue  (B/L)
Today you will have full day visit Hue. They are: Hue Citadel, Thien Mu Pagoda and Minh Mang Tomb & Khai Dinh Tomb. In late afternoon, take a cruise along Perfume River to admire sunset. Overnight in Hue.

Day 5: Hue- Ho Chi Minh City - Departure  (B)
Free time until time transfer to Phu Bai Airport for flight to Ho Chi Minh City, and wait for your flight back home.

Type of tour:   Private tour. (This is the sample tour, you may go with all details above or we can modify to fix your way of travel)
Easy tour
Departure: Any day
Feature of tour: This holiday tour organize for travelers with limited time in Vietnam, but want to visit the south & center of Vietnam. You will visit the most known of Vietnam: Ho Chi Minh City, Hoi An and Hue
Tour cost per person (in USD):
Size of Group 2 pax 3 - 4 pax 5 - 6 pax 7 - 9 pax 10 - 14 pax Single Supp.

01 Jan 2008 - 30 Oct 2008

Mid-range (3*) 482 431 371 363 341 95
Superior (4*) 555 502 442 433 411 145
Deluxe (5*) 676 622 559 550 526 250
Premium (5+*) 850 794 728 719 695 437
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  Mid-range (3*) Superior (4*) Deluxe (5*) Premium (5+*)
Ho Chi Minh City Hotels Oscar, Liberty 2, Metropole Equatorial, Amara, Rex Majestic, New World Park Hyatt
Hoi An Hotels Hoi An Hotel, Lotus Hoi An Beach, Hoi An Trails Life Resort,  Golden Sand Victoria Hoi An (deluxe room)
Hue Hotels Heritage Hue, Asia Hue Huong Giang, Pilgrimate Saigon Morin, Imperial La Residence (deluxe room)


Inclusive:   Domestic flight (Hanoi - Da Nang & Hue - Hanoi)
Hotel accommodation as specific or similar, base on twin sharing
Private car/mini van
Private junk/boat in Ha Long
All entrance fees 
English/French speaking guide. Other languages can be arranged upon request
All meals as per program
Exclusive:  Drinks, except otherwise mentioned
International flight and international airport tax on departure
Personal expenses & Tips
Vietnam Visa - this can be done with our Visa service