Itinerary: Saigon - My Tho - Ben Tre - Can Tho - Saigon
Regarding 2 days 1 night trip to Mekong Delta region, this is the most popular trip we offer. Tourists will have chance to visit some of the most famous destinations in the region including My Tho, Ben Tre and Can Tho. The feature of this trip are boat trips through the small canals along the river banks with water coconut tree lines to visit local village and one of the most famous floating market in Can Tho – Cai Rang floating market.
- Daily departure tour from Saigon
- Discover the area’s largest floating market- Cai Rang Market
- Take a boat trips to explore the marvelous Mekong Delta region
- Boat trips
- Entrance fees
- Bottled water
- Hotel accommodation
- Air conditioner tourist bus
- English speaking tour guide
- Meals as indicated in the itinerary
What's Not Included
- Personal expense.
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08.00am, pick up and transfer to My Tho.
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 fisherman's 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. Then, walk around quiet villages to watch the life of rural people in Mekong Delta.
The second boat trip is small rowing 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.
Back to the large motor boat, cruise along a canal whose 2 long sides are orchards (seasonable orchards). After that, we cruise to a village where the sweat smell coconut candies are in the air. To satisfy your curiosity, we'll 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.
Lunch in a local restaurant. After that, visit an 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.
After that, return to My Tho by motorized boat and then travel to Can Tho by bus.
Check-in hotel, dinner and stay overnight in Can Tho.
After breakfast, around 7:15 am, board a boat and travel for about 40 minutes to get to Cai Rang floating market. This is the biggest of its type in the whole Mekong delta. During this visit, you'll 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 you'll learn the many steps that transform "rice with a brown cover" to the delicious and beautiful rice grain that we consume daily.
Back to Can Tho for lunch and end the sightseeing trip at downtown Can Tho and get back to Saigon with a short break on the way for relaxing and photographing.
Drop off at city center around 18.30 - 19.00. End of service.
We provide free pick up at hotels located on 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…in District 1, other places will be pickup at our meeting point - 28/13 Bui Vien around 07.45AM.