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Min Dam Secret Zone
Minh Dam Secret Zone Long Hai Hills

The RAAMC Association is looking at coordinating a trip to Vietnam during the Battle of Long Tan Ceremony 2010. The Tour Company, TNK Travel Vietnam, has been used by members previously and is recommended. The hotel accommodation is four star. Cheaper three star travel is available. At this stage we are looking at expressions of interest to see if it is feasible to take a tour of 20. The cooordinators are John Straskye and John Smith. If you are interested please let us know by entering your name and email in the area below.

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Vietnam Long Tan Day Tour 2010
Day 1
Friday
13th August 10
Day 1 : Hochiminh city and  arrival
Arrive to Tan San Nhat airport - Hochiminh city. Welcome by  your tour guide & driver. Transfer to the hotel. Overnight at your  proposed hotel in HCMC.
(Superior room at the Grand hotel : http://www.tnktravelvietnam.com/html/detail-hotel.php?hotelid=166  )
Day 2
Saturday
14th August 10
Hochiminh city - Cu Chi tunnels ( B/L/_  )
Breakfast at the hotel. Depart for Cu Chi to visit the underground  tunnels. Afternoon,  sightseeing tour to the Reunification Palace,  which was the former residence of the President of South Vietnam until end  of April 1975, and some French colonial structures including the Notre Dame  cathedral, the Old Central Post Office,  the War Remnants Museum we end  the city tour with Ben Thanh market where anything and everything is for  sale. Dinner o­n guests account. Overnight at your proposed hotel in  HCMC
Day 3
Sunday
15th August 10
HCMC - My Tho - Ben Tre ˆ Cantho   (B/L/_)
Breakfast at the hotel.  Pick up at your hotel in  Hochiminh city. Depart for My Tho. Take the boat ride through the Bao Dinh  natural canal, view the stilt houses and the fruit plantation along the  river sides. Visit the My Tho wholesale fruit market. Proceed to the  Tortoise island. Lunch served in the heart of the orchard. Enjoy the nice  boat ride through the Tan Thach natural canal in Ben Tre, cruise under the  shadow of the water coconut trees. Enjoy the rowing boat ride along the  creeks before returning to My Tho by motorized boat. Proceed to Chau Doc.  Visit the Sam Moutain, the caved pagoda, Enjoy the sunset over the  Vietnamese - Cambodian Frontier. Dinner on guests account. Overnight at your  proposed hotel in Cantho.
( Superior room at the Vcitoria hotel : http://www.tnktravelvietnam.com/html/detail-hotel.php?hotelid=104  )
Day 4
Monday
16th August 10
Day 4 : Cantho - Hochiminh city (B/L/_)
After  breakfast, take the morning boat trip to visit the Phong Dien floating  market with the busy sense right at the time. Keep cruising through the  small canal system, visit the rice noodles making village. Experience the "  monkey Bridge " in the Delta. Visit the second floating market of Cai Rang.  Break time for lunch. Return to Hochiminh city via Vinh Long
Day 5
Tuesday
17th August 10
Day 5 : Hochiminh city - Vung  tau ( B/L/_ )
Breakfast at the hotel. Tranfer to Saigon river side  for express boat to Vung Tau ( 9 : 00 - 10 : 15 ). Pick up an  transfer to the hotel. Transfer to the hotel. Free at leisure in the  afternoon. Overnight at your proposed hotel in Vung Tau. ( Deluxe room at  the Palace hotel :  http://www.tnktravelvietnam.com/html/detail-hotel.php?hotelid=218 ).
 
Day 6
Wednesday
18th August 10
Day 6:  Vung Tau - Long Tan - Vung Tau (  B/L/_ )
Breakfast at the hotel. Visit the Long Tan Cross, Horse Shoe  then to Long Phuoc Tunnels en-route. After lunch
Day 7
Thursday
19th August 10
Day 7 : Vung Tau - HCMC - Danang ( B/_/_  )
Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to Vung tau jetty for boarding to  Hochimhin ctiy on the express boat ( 8 : 00 - 9 : 00 ). Pick up at the  Saigon river, transfer to Tan San Nhat airport for boarding to Danang on  flight VN 324 ( 11 : 20 - 12 : 30 ). Pick up and transfer to Hoi An  ancient town. Dinner on guests account. Overnight at your proposed hotel in  Hoi An. ( Delxue room at the Hoi an beach resort : http://www.tnktravelvietnam.com/html/detail-hotel.php?hotelid=342 <http://www.tnktravelvietnam.com/html/detail-hotel.php?hotelid=739>   )
 
Day 8
Friday
20th August 10
Day 8 : Hoi An - My Son - Hoi An ( B/L/_  )
Breakfast at the hotel. Starting early in the morning with the  morning market. Depart for My Son to visit the Cham Holy land - the World  heritage. Afterward stroll around the town, visit the Japanese Covered  Bridge, the Pottery Museum, Tan Ky old house, the Cantonese congregation,  the silk street of Hoi An, the temples and pagodas of Chinese appearance.  Dinners o­n guest account. Overnight at your proposed hotel in Hoi  An.
 
Day 9
Saturday
21st August 10
Day 9 : Hoi An - Cooking class ( B/_/_  )
Breakfast at the hotel. Enjoy the Red Bridge cooking class in the  morning, Full day at leisure in Hoi An. Lunch & dinner on guests  account. Overnight at your proposed in Hoi An.
 
Day 10
Sunday
22nd August 10
Day 10 : Hoi  An - Danang - HCMC ( B/L/D )
Breakfast at the hotel. Depart for  Danang to visit the Marble mountain, the Cham museum. Lunch at the local  restaurant. Transfer to Danang airport for boarding to Hochiminh city on  flight VN 325 ( 13 : 30 - 14 : 40 ) or BL 599 ( 16 :00 ˆ 17 : 00 ) for  your connecting flight home.

 

VC General

Package price : US$ US$975/person
Single  supplement charge : US$415/ person
( Applied for group from  20 pax   )

Tour  price includes:

- A/c private deluxe bus for pick up, transfer &  sightseeing as per program.
- English speaking tour guide ( for the  entire tour program ).
- Private boat trips in the Mekong Delta.
-  Express boat tickets: Hochiminh city - Vung Tau - Hochiminh city.
-  Domestic flights: Hochiminh city - Danang - Hochiminh city ( Economic class).
- Meals as indicated in the program as B = Breakfast; L = Lunch; D =  Dinner.
- Accommodation based on 2 guests sharing as Twin or Double  room.
- Entrance fee & travel permits.

Tour  price excludes:

- International flights to/from Hochiminh city -  Vietnam.
- Travel insurance
- Drinks & other meals not mentioned  the tour program.
- Single supplement : US$415/person ( on request  )