HCMC to launch $430 cruise tour alongside Ho Chi Minh River

HCMC to launch $430 cruise tour along Ho Chi Minh River

Skyscrapers alongside the Ho Chi Minh River in downtown HCMC is seen from a cruise at night time. Picture courtesy of HCMC Division of Tourism

Authorities in Ho Chi Minh Metropolis plan to launch a cruise tour alongside the Ho Chi Minh River that may goal the center and high-end vacationer section.

Passengers will depart from the marina at Lan Anh villa space in Thu Duc Metropolis. The cruise will go down the Ho Chi Minh River, taking vacationers by means of Pink Gentle Cape, Nha Rong Wharf, Bach Dang Wharf, Ba Son Port, Vietnam’s tallest constructing Landmark 81, and Thu Thiem 2 Bridge.

In the course of the three-hour journey, which is able to value VND5-10 million ($216-432), vacationers can get pleasure from a tea occasion, cocktails, wine or candy desserts whereas exploring the surroundings alongside either side of the river, together with saxophone and violin performances.

Every tour can serve 10 to 25 passengers, with many cruise corporations concerned.

HCMC has been making efforts to diversify travel experiences for vacationers submit reopening.

Final December, it launched a ship tour at night time alongside the Ho Chi Minh River.

In the course of the Reunification Day vacation final week, it debuted a helicopter tour that permits guests to view the metropolis from above at a value of VND4.08 million per individual.

HCMC hopes to obtain 25 million home and three.5 million international vacationers this 12 months.

Its tourism sector has a income goal of VND97.7 trillion.

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