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Day 1: Arrival in Ho Chi Minh City, meeting with the guide and transfer to the hotel. Free time available for a little relaxation. Lunch included in a local restaurant. In the afternoon, visit the Museum of Traditional Vietnamese Medicine, where you can admire an interesting collection of relics, ancient objects, books and documents that tell the evolution of traditional medicine. Passing by the Reunification Palace, once known as the Independence Palace and the residence of South Vietnamese President Van Thieu until 1975, we continue with a walk to admire the main tourist and historical points of interest in the city: the Dong Khoi Road , Notre Dame Cathedral, the Opera House, officially the Municipal Theatre and the City Hall. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 2: Departure by car (1 hour and a half approximately) to visit the famous Cu Chi Galleries, an incredible network of underground tunnels over 250 km long and articulated on different levels, built by Vietnamese resistance fighters during the long battle for Independence. The tunnels were used by soldiers to deliver supplies and carry out missions and at the same time housed hospitals, booby traps and equipment for the Vietcong. Lunch included in a local restaurant. Return to Ho Chi Minh. Free time available. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 3: Breakfast at the hotel. Departure to the Mekong Delta. After about two hours by car, you will reach Ben Tre, famous for the production of coconut confectionery. A boat excursion to discover picturesque places, visit to a factory where bricks are produced using ancient traditional methods. We then continue with a visit to a small family-run factory where typical sweets and other coconut-based products are produced and a horse-drawn carriage ride through a landscape of fruit plantations. After lunch included a rowing boat trip along the canals. Return to Ho Chi Minh, free time at your disposal. Transfer to the airport.