Deep into Mekong Delta
Duration: 3 Days 2 Nights
Departure Date: On Request
Depart from: Ho Chi Minh City
Routes: Saigon - Long An - My Tho - Be Tre - Vinh Long - Can Tho
With Deep into Mekong Delta 3 Days 2 Nights, you can discover the life of people in the river area. You can take meals with them, stay with them and spend time to understand them much more. Besides, you can feel the hidden beauty of your surroundings with a small boat. Surely, it will be very interesting.
- Discover Mekong Delta in depth
- Cai Be Floating Market – Vinh Long – An Binh Islet
- Cai Rang Floating Market – Tay An Pagoda – Ba Chua Xu Temple – Sam Mountain – Bassac River
- Explore the quaint, rustic villages and dragon fruit farms in there. At the end of the day, you will learn how to make coconut candy – a famous local product of Ben Tre province.
- Enjoy your peaceful time in this quite village when you have a leisurely ride through the orchards at sunset and a night cruise on the river.
- Experience the floating busiest fruit market in the Southeast Asia, where you can try and buy many delicious and special fruit with a good price.
Day 1: Saigon – Long An – My Tho – Ben Tre (B, L, D)Meet Viet Bamboo Travel’s guide at your hotel in Saigon and depart on dirty off-roads to the rural Can Duoc district in the Long An province, famous for its fragrant sticky rice. The ride goes through quaint, rustic villages and dragon fruit farms, landing you in Cho Gao (or Rice Market). Arriving in My Tho in time for lunch, you will enjoy a leisurely cruise along the Tien Giang River, stopping to visit local families and sample their local honey and produce. A workshop on how to make coconut candy is the day’s final activity, and you will find sleeping accommodation in the homes of local residents in Ben Tre.
Day 2: Ben Tre – Mo Cay – Cho Lach – Vinh Long – Can Tho (B, L, D)Your host will provide you with a simple breakfast before you head out on a pastoral road to Mo Cay. You will catch a ferry to the Vinh Long province. Once in Can Tho, you will ride an additional 10 kilometers to Cai Son. Here, you will be exposed to the quietness and simplicity of life in this region, as you take a leisurely ride through the orchards at sunset. After dinner with your host, the group will take a night cruise, observing fireflies zooming in and out of the surrounding cork trees, before turning in for the night.
Day 3: Can Tho – Cai Rang – Saigon (B, L)Wake up early on this final day for breakfast served alongside Vietnamese coffee with milk. Immediately after, you will embark on another boat trip, this time to the Cai Rang floating market, one of the busiest fruit markets in Southeast Asia. The final leg of the journey takes the highway back to Saigon, bringing you back to your hotel in the late afternoon or evening.
Tour cost in US$ per person Hotel Class Number of persons in group 2 – 3 4 – 5 6 – 7 8 – 9 10 – 11 3 Star 320 268 212 175 160 4 Star 405 355 295 260 245 5 Star 455 395 336 310 295
Inclusions of the trip
Accommodation based on twin/double sharring
Meals as indicated in program (B- breakfast, L- lunch, D- dinner)
Privat boat trip in Mekong Delta
A/C car transferring during the trip
All admission cost at places mentioned in itinerary
Professional English/French speaking tour guide at places.
Exclusions of the trip
Visa application fee to Vietnam Personal expenses
Other meals and drinks
Late check out & early check in for accommodation at the places
All other service not made on the written form
Tips and Gratuities