Vietnam’s top beach destinations 5 days.
Nha Trang & Mui Ne from Ho Chi Minh City
Phan Thiet – Mui Ne, located in Phan Thiet, Binh Thuan province, has long been considered the “Hawaii” of Vietnam. It boasts shady roads under coconut trees, a beautiful beach and cliffs battered by the waves of the sea. The typical scenery of Mui Ne lies in the moving lines of golden sand caused by the wind and when they are seen from afar they look like moving waves. The scenery looks more fascinating at dawn, when young Cham girls in green dresses go to work. Mui Ne is an ideal place for rest and relaxation.
Includes Mui Ne famous huge sand dunes, Ta Cu Sleeping Buddha, snorkeling Tour, Nha Trang River Cruise, Shopping & City Tour of Ho Chi Minh City.
Day 1: Ho Chi Minh City – Phan Thiet – Mui Ne (L/D)
Arrival in Ho Chi Minh City Airport . Pickup and transfer to Phan Thiet by car, the seaside fishing town facing the South China Sea. Visit the Big Sleeping Buddha (largest sleeping Buddha in Vietnam) at Ta Cu Mountain. Late afternoon visit to Mui Ne beach which is famous for its huge sand dunes. Overnight resort in Mui Ne beach
Day 2: Mui Ne – Nha Trang (B/L/D)
Morning, visit Can Chan Fish Market and Fish Sauce factory (Phan Thiet is famous for its fish sauce. Visit Van Thuy Tu (Whale Museum), Poshanu Cham towers (of ancient Cham empire) (Ong Hoang “Mr. Heaven”) Visit fairy stream (the beautiful stream that wind through the sand dunes). Visit Mui Ne sand dunes. You can go sand boarding down the sand dunes (to be arranged separately at Mui Ne. Night arrival in Nha Trang for dinner. Overnight in Nha Trang. Located 442 kilometres north of Ho Chi Minh, Nha Trang is the place where visitors will enjoy with sea, sand and sun as well as its heritage of Cham culture. Nha Trang has a 20 km white sand beach fringed by palms and casuarina trees, is one of nicest municipal beaches in Vietnam.
Day 3: Nha Trang Snorkeling Tour (B/L/D)
Experience the coast of Nha Trang, one of the 29 bays in the world with the most beautiful corals, aboard a boat as we set out in the morning at 9 am, A relaxing cruise on the turquoise waters. Off shore from Nha Trang lie numerous islands, some inhabited and many dotted with idyllic fishing villages. We take a bamboo basket boat from our private boat to Mieu Island and then take a walk through a fishing village. We then head out to Coral Island . Should you wish, there will be opportunity to swim and snorkel in secluded bays from the boat. We continue to Mini Island for lunch with local specialities. You have time for swimming and relaxation at a very nice sandy beach here before boarding our boat back to Nha Trang habour. Overnight in Nha Trang. Overnight in Nha Trang
Day 4: Nha Trang River Cruise (B/L/D)
( SIGHTSEEING – CULTURAL TOUR by taxi, river boat, special tuk tuk → Sedge Mat Weaving, Inspirational Pagoda Orphanage, Ancient house, Coconut Island. Lunch at a riverside restaurant. Return to Nha Trang, at leisure until time to catch overnight train to Ho Chi Minh City.
Day 5: Ho Chi Minh City (B/L)
Early morning arrival at Ho Chi Minh City Train Station. Transfer to visit Cholon’s Binh Tay market (located in Chinatown) and Thien Hau Temple. Then proceed for city tour (site of former American Embassy, Reunification Palace, Notre Dame Cathedral and Old Saigon Post Office). Shopping at Ben Thanh market before transfer to airport for flight home.
a) Return airport-hotel transfers, private coach for tours and 1 way
train ticket Nha Trang to Ho Chi Minh City (air-con sleeper).
b) Fullboard meals
c) English speaking tour guide plus all fees for attractions
as per itinerary
d) 1 bottle drinking water per pax per day
Airtickets, airport taxes and airline fuel surcharges