Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to Danang airport for flight to Saigon. Arrival at the airport, welcome by your guide South.
Discovering colonial districts and the main historic sites of the city: photo stop before the Reunification Palace, the former Presidential Palace under the old regime. At dawn
on April 30, 1975, entering Saigon, the tanks of the vanguard North Vietnamese immediately converged to the building, then called the presidential palace. Shielded smashed the gates, then a soldier jumped and ran hoist the Viet Cong flag on the balcony of the 4th floor. The Reunification Palace remained unchanged since. Municipal Theatre located on Lam Son Square between Caravelle and Continental. The theater was built in 1895 and opened in 1900. The building had a ceiling mobile and could receive up to 800 people. The government had set up the National Assembly. Since 1975 he has regained its original function. The City Hall, controversial at the time of its construction (1901-1908), this huge building resembles a yellow and white birthday cake. The central station which is an important testimony of French architecture in Vietnam. Founded between 1886 and 1891, it recalls the Parisian buildings. And its glass roof, built by Gustave Eiffel's workshop, similar to the Paris Orsay railway station. Its façade mixture, meanwhile, both French and Vietnamese cultures. On either side of the entrance, are displayed two cards of Cochin - name given to South Vietnam by French settlers - in 1936 both of which have survived the ravages of successive wars that have plagued the country.
Notre Dame Cathedral was built in red brick on the Paris by a French architect between 1877 and 1880 on the ruins of a pagoda. Masses are still celebrated here in Vietnamese (three daily and six offices every Sunday) for the faithful still relatively numerous. Its square hosts a statue of the Virgin Mary.
Lunch at restaurant in town. Then discovery of Chinatown Cholon, the "grand bargain" in French, to the southwest of the city that has developed a style with its crowded streets, signs in Chinese ideograms and human moving masses Binh Tay market is full goods (meat, fish, fruit and vegetables, ingredients for Chinese traditional medicine). Visit a traditional factory lacquer fame in Ho Chi Minh City, quality home by the tourist office. Dinner at restaurant in town. Overnight at hotel.
Ho Chi Minh City - 1 night