On arrival in Saigon airport you will be met and transferred to your accommodation. Rest of day at leisure.
Today you will take a private half day city tour to see such highlights as Reunification Palace, Emperor of Jade Pagoda, Notre Dame Cathedral, Central Post Office, City Hall, Opera House and Ben Thanh Market, where you can elect to stay on to shop and have lunch. Afternoon at leisure. (B)
Head to the Mekong Delta, to rustic Ben Tre, a peaceful area of lush orchards, green rice paddies and coconut fields. Ride a bike along the shady paths to visit the home of local resident. Continue your two-wheeled exploration along rural pathways that wind their way alongside dense vegetation and small tributaries of the Mekong. Board a row boat and cruise along the small canals. After a delicious lunch of local specialties cooked by your host, visit some local workshops to see how rice paper and sticky coconut sweets are made. (B, L)
At leisure in Saigon until departure. (B)