Rates: $224 - $739
Departure: Ho CHi Minh City
Return To: Ho CHi Minh City
Duration: 3 Days / 2 Nights
Destination To Visit: My Tho - Ben Tre - Can Tho - Cai Rang - Chau Doc
The Mekong river - The longest river in Indochina is divided into nine tributaries within Vietnamese territory and has given birth to the vast Mekong Delta. The Mekong Delta is often referred as the ‘rice bowl’ and the ‘garden of heaven’, because of its rich soil which is the breeding ground for dozens of vegetables, fruit and flowers. A visit to this region allows you to experience the ‘life on the water’ of the local people. Because of periodical floods the local people adapted their lives to the water. Visits to their floating houses, floating schools, floating markets you will be overwhelmed by their wet rice civilization.
Tour Itinerary :
Day 1 Sai Gon - My Tho - Ben Tre - Chau Doc (L)
Pick up at hotel. 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. Visit the family where you can experience the agricultural lifestyle. Trekking through the fruit plantation in Thoi Son island, enjoy the rowing boat ride along the creeks before returning to My Tho by motorised boat. Proceed to Chau Doc. Check in on arrival. Visit the Sam Moutain, the caved pagoda, Enjoy the sunset over the Vietnamese - Cambodian Frontier. Dinner on guests account. Ovenight at your proposed hotel in Chau Doc.
Day 2 Chau Doc - Long Xuyen - Can Tho (B/L)
Breakfast at hotel. Take the morning boat trip to visit the floating fish farm and the floating village, the Cham weaving village. Depart for Can Tho via Long Xuyen, visit the incense stick village, the Crocodile farm. Check in on arrival. Free at leisure in the evening. Dinner in a restaurant. Overnight your proposed hotel.
Day 3 Can Tho - Cai Rang - Sai Gon (B/L)
Breakfast at hotel. Take a three hour boat trip to visit the Cai Rang. Roam into the villages to visit the rice paper mill, the rice noodles. Return to Can Tho. Drive to Sai Gon. Stop for visit the bonsai garden in My Tho. Finish the trip around 18h00. End of services.
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*Note: Number of Person in Group/Pax Tour cost per Person (in US $)
A/C car or van
English speaking tour guide boat trips
2 dinners, fruit, honey tea, entrance fee
2 nights hotel acommodation in 5 star standard.
This tour can be customized as you wish!