- Panoramic views of the beach & city from White House Palace.
- Learn about Vung Tau's many Buddha statues.
- Climb the 847 steps to the Jesus Christ statue.
- Visit French-built Light House that offers stunning 360 degree views of the ocean and surrounding city.
- Chance to swim on the massively popular Bai Sau beach.
- Enjoy delicious Vietnamese food for lunch.
- Age range
- 13 - 90 years old
Vung Tau City is a much-loved local beach city 45 km (30 miles) from Phu My Port. This destination is another choice for you on arriving in Phu My Port (if you don’t fancy Ho Chi Minh City). Enjoy this full day tour through the beautiful landscape of Southern Vietnam, discover the city of Vung Tau and see the massive sculpture of Buddha, admire the famous Light House or the giant Jesus Statue and swim on one of Vung Tau prime beaches…
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Detailed day tour of Vung Tau City Shore Excursion from Phu My Port
Vietnam Travel's tour guide & driver will pick you up at Phu My Port then drive to Vung Tau City. The first visit is the Long Phuong Tunnel – a sight for Vietnam history under the war. Continue to White House Palace (a summer residence of the last Emperor of Vietnam, Bao Dai), offering a wonderful view of the beach and the city. Driving to visit Niet Ban Tinh Xa, Nirvana Meditation Retreat and Thich Ca Phat Dai - a Buddhist shrine. There, admire the sheer magnitude of the majestic statue of Lying Buddha. Lunch at local restaurant then continue to visit French-built Light House and the giant Jesus Statue standing in Nui Nho (Nho Mount) with 32 metres high and 18.3 metres long arms as optional choices before swimming on one of Vung Tau prime beaches or visit Hoa Long local market and shopping in the center. Later in the afternoon, your guide will escort you back to Phu My Port, where your ocean cruise awaits.
Duration: 6-8 hours
Pickup & drop-off location: Phu My Port/ Vung Tau Port.
Pickup time: in the morning of the day tour.
Note: This is a private tour and the tour time will be set to fit in your preferred time and ship's arrival/departure time. Please provide us your ship name & schedule for better arrangement.
AccommodationRated Excellent by past passengers
All the hotels/ cruise are subject to availability and can be changed. In case any of the listed hotels are fully booked, alternatives of equivalence will be taken.
GuideRated Excellent by past passengers
Expert English-speaking local guide.
(Other language on request)
MealsRated Excellent by past passengers
Delicious Vietnamese food for lunch included in this tour.
TransportRated Excellent by past passengers
Service of a private driver and an air-conditioned vehicle.
Please note that airfares are subject to availability and to change without notice
• Service of English speaking guide.
• Service of a private driver and air-conditioned vehicles.
• Port fee 25 USD/ traveler/ pick-up.
• Entrance fees, bottled drinking water.
• Meals and drinks not mentioned in the itinerary.
• Vietnam Visa.
• Tips for tour guide and driver.
• Travel insurance.