Vietnam Mountain and Beaches
4 days / 3 nights
Highlight: Sai Gon, Da Lat, Phan Thiet, Sai Gon
Day 1: Sai Gon – Da Lat
Transfer from Sai Gon to the central highland resort of Da Lat (310 km), a nice city lies on a height of 1500m above sea level. On the way, stop-over at rubber plantations, the "floating fish-farm village" at La Nga, Daltala Waterfall, and tea and coffee plantations. Upon arrival in Da Lat, transfer to hotel. Free at leisure. Overnight at Empress Hotel***
Day 2: Da Lat – Phan Thiet
After breakfast visit the Summer Palace of Emperor Bao Dai, the last King in Viet Nam, Crazy house, Xuan Huong Lake, and drop by the Da Lat Market to see a variety of flowers and vegetables native to the region. Drive to Phan Thiet (190 km) with a series of mountainside switchbacks affording spectacular views of the arid lowlands and the sea. Stop near the seaside town of Phan Rang to visit PoKlong Garai temple, a well-preserved 14th century Cham Tower. Follow the coastal road to Phan Thiet, stop-over at near Phan Thiet to see large gardens of “Blue Dragon” fruit. Upon arrival, check in hotel in time to enjoy a beautiful sunset on the beach. Overnight at Seahorse resort**** in Phanthiet.
Day 3: Phan Thiet
Full day of leisure on the beach. (Option: city tour of Phan Thiet, visiting to Cham ruins, biking to fishing villages and sand dunes along Mui Ne peninsula, visitting to a factory producing "Nuoc Mam" fish sauce - a staple of Vietnamese cuisine, and admiring the colourful fishing boats in Phan Thiet port).
Overnight at Seahorse resort**** in Phanthiet.
Day 4: Phan Thiet - Sai Gon
Spend the morning relaxing on the beach. Return to Sai Gon in the afternoon.
End of services.
- Entrance fees,
- Meals as indicated,
- English speaking guide
Trip cost: in USD and per person
US$357 per person