Day 1 – Saigon
Our Vespa tour of modern-day Ho Chi Minh City will give you a view of the city unlike anything on a package tour, and much more than you could find on your own.
We know Saigon, and exactly how to take in the must-see landmarks while getting you off the crowded tourist trail. Take a peek at the history, the streets and the sights that most visitors never even hear about or see.
We’ll take you through the Chinese district of Saigon, stop to see a sweet smelling flower market, & visit a breathtaking yet hidden Buddhist pagoda. Also, see the must-see landmarks such as the famous Saigon Cathedral & Post Office which were designed by Gustave Eiffel. Then get a brief history lesson in front of the Reunification Palace. Depending on the time of day you wish to take the tour, we will begin or end with a lunch at Café Zoom.
*Saigon Day Tour Highlights*- Bird Club in the park (morning tour only), Famous historic statue, Flower Market, Chinese district, Chinese temple, Pagoda of 10,000 Buddha’s, View of Saigon from District 2, Saigon Post Office & Cathedral, lunch included.
In the afternoon, a safety instruction and driving course in the quieter District 7. We want to ensure that all of our guests feel comfortable & safe riding one of our vintage Vespas in Vietnam.
The late afternoon is free for exploring Saigon. For our night’s entertainment there will be a foodie night out on the town with our Saigon After Dark Tour.
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Day 2 – Saigon to Vung Tau to Mui Ke Ga (160 km ride)
We start early on the second morning of the tour, picking you up at your hotel at 7:30am after breakfast for a day full of exciting stops. First we take a speedboat to Vung Tau, and then hop on our vintage Vespa scooters. Next, take a quick tour of Vung Tau, visit Bao Dai Museum, Jesus statue, and Thai Thiem Temple. riding on Vespas along the tropical coast through Ho Coc, Long Hai Village, & Binh Chau (160 km), Dinh Co Temple and the nearby graves followed by a peaceful lunch on the beach.
In the late afternoon, the tour will continue through Ho Tram and La Gi, where we’ll decamp at Mom Da Chim Resort & Spa for dinner and an overnight stay.
Day 3 – Mui Ke Ga – Mui Ne (55km ride)
This morning’s adventure takes us along the scenic coastal road from Mui Ke Ga to Phan Thiet and its sister town to the north, Mui Ne. We’ll stop at a local cafe, a traditional handmade rice paper manufacturer, & other a dragon fruit farm to interact with the locals.
After this, a succulent seafood lunch will be served at Cay Bang Restaurant.
Next will be some leisure time on the beach before gathering for a sumptuous Vietnamese-style seafood dinner and stay the night in Mui Ne.
Day 4 – Explore Mui Ne
An early morning the tour will visit a hidden local village, a traditional fish-sauce manufacturer and the nearby fishing village, then a visit to the local market is followed by a cruise to the wind-softened sands of Mui Ne’s famous white sand dunes. On the way back into town we’ll stop by Mui Ne’s popular Fairy Stream and visit some of the lesser-seen local villages. The adventure will come to an end with lunch at one of Mui Ne’s favourite local seafood restaurants.
Four (4) days, three (3) nights. Fee includes 3 nights of three- or four-star hotel accommodation, 3 delicious meals a day, refreshments, tour guide, support van & crew, Vespa rental, petrol, the wind in your hair, and as much breathtaking scenery as you can handle. (Airfare and alcohol are not included).
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