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Three inner city tours under 2 million VND for customers in Ho Chi Minh City

HO CHI MINH CITY Closed day tour to Cu Chi and Can Gio costs from 679,000 VND to 1,979 million VND.

After the success of tours to the green area to pay tribute to the frontline of epidemic prevention in Ho Chi Minh City, many tour operators such as Saigontourist, Vietravel, TSTtourist, Fiditour – Vietluxtour have opened a closed day tour for sale. for travelers departing from Ho Chi Minh City. The program is suitable for individuals, families, small groups, agencies, organizations…

When participating in the tour, visitors, guides, drivers, and logistics personnel at all destinations must be vaccinated with two shots of the Covid-19 vaccine or have recovered from the disease (certified), have test results. tested negative for nCoV, accompanied by a 5K compliance requirement as recommended by the Ministry of Health. Guests under 18 years of age must have a negative rapid test for nCoV within 24 or 48 hours before joining the tour, depending on the requirements of the travel agency.

Three inner city tours under 2 million VND for customers in Ho Chi Minh City
Visitors to Cu Chi by self-contained tour. Photo: Huynh Nhi

The price of a day tour to Cu Chi ranges from 679,000 to 1.19 million VND/person depending on the number of people and groups of visitors. The tour starts in the center of Ho Chi Minh City, breakfast is sent to the group during the journey on the bus.

Visitors to Cu Chi will visit the Ben Duoc tunnels in Phu My Hung commune, where many aircraft, tanks, weapons, bombs… have been used in the war.

In the Ben Duoc area, there is a martyr’s memorial temple, liberation re-enactment area, and special military works with a dense underground system of underground tunnels capable of connecting communes and hamlets, created from rudimentary tools such as a hoe, earth shovel of Cu Chi army, and people. The delegation visited the showroom and watched vivid 3D movies, recreating the Cedar Falls battle.

Guests enjoy delicious Cu Chi dishes at the country market. Photo: Huynh Nhi

Besides, tourists also visit the countryside market, enjoy the rustic dishes associated with the life of Cu Chi people such as steamed tapioca with pandan leaves, coconut milk, and sesame salt, cassava tea, little cassava cake. , pancakes, grilled snakehead fish… At noon, guests stop to rest and have lunch with local specialties, then get on the bus to move back to the city center.

Currently, the price of the Can Gio discovery tour ranges from 1.58 to 1.69 million VND/person. The tour departs from the center of Ho Chi Minh City via the Binh Khanh ferry to the city’s largest mangrove forest.

Here, visitors will go to Can Gio Forest Park, go canoeing through the mangrove forest to visit the Rung Sac revolutionary base, visit monuments and learn about the life, battles, and achievements of the war veterans. corps 10 – Old Sac Forest Special Forces during the arduous war period; admire the wild monkeys over 1,000.

The program also takes visitors by canoe on the river to Vam Sat eco-tourism area, rowing boats to visit the turmeric bat reserve, fishing for crabs; visit the bird sanctuary, lilac crocodile, experience the feeling of adventure when going on a crocodile fishing boat; conquering the 26 m high Tang Bong Tower with a panoramic view of the mangrove forest…

Steamed crab nuggets, grilled shrimp served with laksa leaves with salt, pepper, and lemon. Photo: Hoang Hung

At noon, the group will have rice with typical dishes such as steamed crab nuggets, grilled shrimp, saltwater duck cooked with porridge, salad, grilled mullet, deep-fried mullet wrapped in raw vegetable rice paper, plied leaf salad, dried fish pineapple, spinach soup, water coconut tea… then move back to the city center.

Take a high-speed train to visit Can Gio by river

In parallel with the road tour to the green area of ​​Can Gio, a number of tour operators also sell day tours to Can Gio by the river, traveling by speedboat with the package price of 1,979 million VND.

Tourists travel down the Saigon River through many landmarks associated with the development history of Saigon – Ho Chi Minh City: Thu Ngu flagpole, Nha Rong Wharf, Ben Nghe port, Phu My bridge, Mui Den Do, petroleum depot. , Binh Khanh ferry… then visit Thanh An island commune, Vam Sat eco-tourism area, bird sanctuary, art bats… with interesting activities such as canoeing through the mangrove forest, conquer Tang Bong tower, experience crab fishing, crocodile fishing and enjoy attractive local specialties.

Besides day tours costing less than 2 million, visitors can also experience a 2-day-one-night journey in Can Gio, overnight at a coastal resort with package prices from 2.99 to 3.19 million. VND/person.

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