Start day: Daily
[[My Tho - Ben Tre - Can Tho - Chau Doc
(3 Days/2 Nights)
Day 1: Saigon - My Tho - Ben Tre - Can Tho (L,D)
08:00 - 08:30AM Pick up at your hotel & start to Mekong delta tour.
9:30am - 10.00am, arrive in My Tho. Board a wooden motor boat (20 minutes) to Unicorn Island. On this boat along the river’s bank, you’ll be passing through natural creeks, interesting fishermans port, stilt houses (half on land, half on water).
From there, we’ll take you to a bee farm where you have a chance to taste a tasteful cup of authentic honey tea. After that we walk around quiet villages and watch the life of rural people in Mekong Delta.
Things get small and personal now. We are divided into many groups and get on small row boats. During this 15 minutes trip, you’ll witness all kind of interesting transportation modes that local people use to move around, while enjoying the fresh air along the canal and beautiful water coconut tree scenery. Away from the city, that is it all about!
Next, lets get back to the large motor boat for something different. Youll cruise a canal whose 2 long sides are orchards. After that, we cruise to a village where the sweat smell coconut candies are in the air. To satisfy your curiosity, well get to a village that has many small shops that make coconut candy and handcrafted items from coconut trees of Mekong Delta. You might learn that those people can amazingly make dozens of useful products out of coconut trees. It is indeed inseparable from the villagers life.
Have a lunch at the restaurant in Mekong Delta.
One of the boat’s stops during this trip is at a seasonable orchard that has many different types of tasty tropical fruits for your enjoyments. You can enjoy the fruits for free while checking out the folk music that is typical to only the people in Southern Vietnam.
As your journey ends, you will return to My Tho by motorized boat and then travel to Can Tho . Overnight in Can Tho.
Day 2: Can Tho - Cai Rang floating market - Chau Doc (B,L,D)
After breakfast, around 7:15 am, we board a boat and travel for about 40 minutes to get to our first spectacular landscape ---- Cai Rang floating market...
This is the largest of its type in the whole Mekong delta. During this visit, youll have a chance to board a merchant boat that sells pineapples which come from Can Tho City.
After that, we continue on our riverine route for 5-7 minutes and then on foot for about 5 minutes to reach a noodle and a rice paper factories.
The next stop is a rice processing factory where youll learn the many steps that transform "rice with a brown cover" to the delicious and beautiful rice grain that we consume daily.
The time now should be around 12 noon. Time for lunch! Lets go back to Can Tho for that.
After this, our bus/car takes you to Chau Doc. On the way, we will stop at Long Xuyen to visit Crocodile farm. And we will continue to Chau Doc.
Overnight in Chau Doc.
Day 3: Chau Doc – Saigon (B,L)
07.00am - 07.30am departure to visit Raft village, and to learn the history of development of fishery (a type of specific economic on the river).
Then continue by boat along the cannal into the village of Cham where we visit the ancient largest Mosques of Cham community in An Giang and to show a clear distinctive architecture and customs of residents here, it is shown all in Chau Phong temple .
Visiting Cave pagoda and local market.
Have lunch at the Floating Restaurant.
We end our sightseeing trip at Chau Doc Town. On the way back to Saigon by bus/car, well have a stop at an interesting point to rest and also have photographs.
The stop will be brief,ensuring that we come back to Ho Chi Minh before 7 PM.
+ Transportation: Air conditioner tourist bus, boat trips in Mekong delta, bicycle.
+ English speaking tour guide
+ Meals as indicated: 03 lunches , 02 dinners, 02 breakfasts
+ Entrance fee
+ 03 water bottles /3 days
+ Accommodation in Can Tho city & Chau Doc city
Standard: Mini hotels
Superior: Ninh Kieu ** + Ben Da Nui Sam **
Deluxe: Ninh Kieu *** or SaiGon Can Tho *** + Ha Long ***
VIP: Ninh Kieu 2 **** or Golf Hotel **** + Victoria Chau Doc Resort ****
+ Single supplement (If you are a single person or you request a single room, you must choose single supplement part)
+ Tips and Personal Expense.
+ Pick up from other streets in District 1: US$ 3.00/person.
With Joining group tour, we will free pick-up (not drop off) at De Tham St, Bui Vien St, Pham Ngu Lao St, Le Lai St, Le Loi St, Le Thanh Ton St, Bui Thi Xuan St, Dong Khoi St, Pham Hong Thai St, Thu Khoa Huan, Nguyen An Ninh St, Cong Quynh St, Ly Tu Trong St, Dist 1, HCMC, Vietnam.
+ Drop off from other streets in District 1: US$ 3.00/person.
* Children rates:
+ Free of charge for children under 4 years sharing bed with parents.
+ Surcharge 50% rate of adult for children (5-9 years) sharing bed with parents.
+ Over 10 years is adult’s rate.
* The itinerary can be changed due to weather, tide levels and operating conditions.
* Special request (diet or vegetarian, …) should be sent before your departure date.]]
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