Mekong Delta is the place which contains many beautifully charming culture features of water way in Vietnam. It is always crucial apart of Vietnam tourism and most of tourist can help travelling some popular destinations in Mekong region which listed on recommended travel guide book(s). This 2 days 1 nights boat trip and take local home stay will bring us to explore major beautiful images of Mekong.
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Price in USD per person and subjected to change at the time of
What’s included ?
Private A/c transportation and transfers
English speaking guide (other languages upon request)
All accommodation is on a twin share basis: Home-stay with local family
Private boat trip
Meals as indicated in the itinerary (1 Breakfast, 1 Dinner)
Admission fees and permits where applicable
Trip Price excluded:
Meal not mentioned in the itinerary (Meal – could be ordered at the restaurant or home stay in case it not included)
Personal expenses such as shopping; telephone, laundry and bar bills etc
Tips and gratuities
Day 1: Ho Chi Minh City – My Tho – Ben Tre – Vinh Long (D)
We departure from hotel in Saigon at 8:30 am, just an hour and half we will be will come at My Tho. Get on our nice private boat, enjoy cruise to four beautiful islands on River of Mekong such as Dragon, Unicorn – Turtle – Phoenix Island
Our first Stop is Phoenix Island, once here we will learn about Coconut Religion and see how is local people making handicrafts productions from coconut. Following is Turtle Island; we will see the process of making coconut candy and taste it out. Then, we will enjoy the peaceful landscape on the horse carriage, drink honey tea, join in the rowing boat and see the water coconut palm in the small canals.
Our specialties lunch will be serving at Ben Tre – the kingdom of coconut. Afterwards we return the boat for cruising to Vinh Long, particular Minh Island for overnight, check in authentic local family house then join in Vietnamese cooking class, spend
Day 2: Vinh Long – Cai Be – Ho Chi Minh city (B)
After breakfast we bid farewell our house owner, get on the boat, we will gliding pass Cai Be floating market which is very bustling and colorful of farming productions on boat. Then, an optional stop can be made at local workshops where you can see how rice paste, coconut candy and pop-rice, pop-corn are being made.
Enjoy row boat riding will take us deeper into the lush and everlasting green of country site long the narrow creek and to enjoy the peaceful moment. In the mean time we can see local traditional houses made of wood and palm tree leaves and daily works a make a living of local farmers such as catching, agriculture cultivation, and picking fruits in the garden.
One more stop can be made too, at the tree nursery garden where you will learn how are local villagers grow high quality fruit trees. This is also the best choice for you to contact the real famous farmers – Mr Tiger & his son who are very successful in Vietnam agriculture. We will enjoy some kinds of fruits from his garden & home made rice wine while listening to the traditional music. Last visiting is the brick kilns where you can see how the local people create beautiful potteries from clay.
Return to our boat just short ride to Vinh Long town, once here we also can visit local daily market with variety and colorful food too, we are partly understand how is life culture of residents in small quiet town. After lunch we all a board to heading to Ho Chi Minh City, our Mekong Delta excursion will be concluded at the hotel foyer around 5:30 pm
Ho Chi Minh City – My Tho – Ben Tre - Cai Be – Vinh Long – Ho Chi Minh City.