Day 1- Hochiminh City Arrival (-/-/D)
Be well – prepared for our coming on the beach holidays. Upon your arrival at the airport, you are picked up by our guide and driver at Hochiminh City airport. Greetings and welcome you to Vietnam then we transfer you to the hotel. The rest of the day is at your own leisure. You can self- discover Hochiminh City (the former Saigon).. Overnight at hotel in Hochiminh City.
Day 2- Hochiminh City (B/L/D)
Visit the heart and soul of Southern Vietnam by sightseeing different faces of this bustling Hochiminh City on a full day tour to the Reunification Palace, Central Post Office, Notre Dame Cathedral, War Remains Museum, Jade Emperor Temple, China Town and Ben Thanh Market. Hochiminh City has unlimited energy which is always bustling, booming and crowded. The city’s beauty is the harmonious combination of both western and eastern features. Many visitors feel excited to stop at ancient pagodas and historic temples, to shop at traditional local street markets, and to enjoy vociferous cyclo everywhere in this city.
A break for a Vietnamese lunch is arranged – which you can start tasting the well-known Vietnamese cuisine. Shopping in China Town and Ben Thanh Market is also a highlight of the day for local shopping lovers. Ben Thanh is firstly well-known as the place for real Vietnamese food. There a number of vendors and food stalls in the market from which food dishes are freshly made to the order. You can also buy necessary things for your on the beach holidays there. Overnight at hotel in Hochiminh City.
Day 3- Hochiminh City – Phan Thiet (B/-/D)
Today, you will have a journey from Hochiminh City to Phan Thiet (by road). The scenic 200km drive North on Highway One passes through the bustling industry city of Bien Hoa before cutting through dense rubber plantations. Getting near to Phan Thiet, the terrain changes to parched semi-desert with cactus plants and strange looking dragon fruit trees. Arrive in Phan Thiet in the late morning and check in at hotel/resort. The rest of day is free to relax by the pool or on the sandy beach. It is great to spend on the beach holidays time on this sandy beach of Phan Thiet. Overnight in Phan Thiet.
Day 4- Phan Thiet (B/-/D)
Phan Thiet is the provincial center of Binh Thuan province located in the South of Vietnam. Phan Thiet is named The Hawaii of Vietnam by beach holidays lovers who used to visit Phan Thiet and spent their on the beach holidays in the lovely Mui Ne beach. Mui Ne beach has been featured with endlessly long, golden sand dunes, straight shady roads under coconut trees, beautiful palm trees rows and cliffs naturally formed by the waves of the sea. You are free to explore the beautiful places such as Golden Sand Dunes, Pink stream or enjoy 3 S-bathing Sun, Sea, Sand -bathing. Overnight in Phan Thiet.
Day 5- Phan Thiet – Nha Trang (B/-/D)
After breakfast and check-out, leave Phan Thiet for Nha Trang, breaking the journey at Phan Rang to visit the 13th century Po Klong Jarai Cham Towers balanced high on a rocky hill bounded by prickly pear cacti. The towers were built as Hindu temples and stand on a brick platform at the top of Cho’k Hala, a crumbly granite hill covered with some of the most ornery cacti this side of the Rio Grande. After Phan Rang, follow Highway One up the coast past Ca Na beach to Nha Trang. Ca Na is the name in Cham language, and exists until these days. For the other beautiful way of calling, “Sleeping Princess”, the reason is very simple; the beach still remains wild, even most pristine as compared to others in Vietnam, and more importantly, it does look graceful and fascinating! The beach is therefore an ideal site for on the beach holidays. Check in at hotel/resort. Overnight in Nha Trang.
Day 6- Nha Trang (B/L/D)
Start your day with a morning boat trip on Nha Trang bay and visit some of the nearby islands. If you truly are beach lovers, you should not miss Nha Trang on any on the beach holidays in Vietnam. Considered Vietnam’s most famous seaside resort-town, Nha Trang attracts foreign tourists not only with its stunningly pristine beaches but also with the urban atmosphere of a young tourist city. Nha Trang has consistently maintained its position as one of the most beautiful bays of the world. There are opportunities to swim and snorkel in the clear warm water in the Bay. A fresh seafood lunch is served at one of the islands. Return to the shore for a short afternoon city tour including visiting the Po Nagar Cham Towers, Long Son Pagoda with its massive white Buddha statue and the lively Dam Market. Overnight in Nha Trang.
Day 7- Nha Trang – Hoi An (B/-/D)
Check-out hotel after breakfast, you transfer to Cam Ranh airport for departure to Danang. You are picked up at Danang airport and welcomed to a newly and speedily developed city. . Danang’s pristine beach has annually attracted millions of visitors who come to Vietnam for awesome on the beach holidays. Visit Cham Museum – displaying an intensive and diverse collection of Champa sculpture dating from the 7th to the 15th centuries, and Marble Mountain – a traditional handicraft mountain-based village formed ages ago that makes unique products from marble materials. Lots of travellers are really interested in these products and catch chances to buy them as gifts for their family and friends. Drive to Hoi An – the ancient trading harbor town. Overnight in Hoi An.
Day 8- Hoi An – My Son (B/L/D)
Have an excursion today My Son – 40km southwest of Hoi An. Visit the capital and sacred centre of the former Champa Kingdom – My Son – in a lush green valley with dozens of red brick towers and sanctuaries dating from between the 7th and 13th centuries. The temple and tower relic of My Son were recognized by UNESCO as the World Cultural Heritage in December 1999. We feel proud to bring you to this internationally well – known site of Vietnam on these on the beach holidays. On returning to Hoi An, enjoy a Hoianian flavoursome lunch. Relax and spend your afternoon on wandering and tailoring your silk-based clothing. . Hoi An is the great destination to have a sight – seeing tour by either walk or bicycles, Overnight in Hoi An.
Day 9- Hoi An Departure (B/-/-)
Leisure until the time you are picked up for transfer to Danang Airport for onward flight. We have finished our special on the beach holidays and it is time to recall all what’ve smiled you up. For on the beach holidays lovers, Danang is also the must – go destination. For further information, visit our exclusively designed Nha Trang On the Beach Holidays Extension 4 days 3 nights tour.