Tour highlights: This enchanting two day trip takes you deep into the watery world of the Mekong Delta Can Tho and although a few hours away from the hectic and chaotic Ho Chi Minh City, it seems worlds away.
Day 1: Ho Chi Minh city – My Tho – Ben Tre – Can Tho
Meal: Lunch, dinner
In the morning:
- Impress Travel team will pick you up from hotel at 8:00, and then leaving the bustling city behind, the scenery changes for lush rice paddies to an area is referred to locally as the rice bowl of Vietnam.
- On arrival in Ben Tre Province head towards Tien Giang where you will board your sampan for a cruise among the aptly named Dragon, Unicorn, Turtle and Phoenix Islands. En route visit a small factory producing handicrafts made of coconut. Once on Turtle Island, visit a typical orchard where you can taste their exotic fruit.
- Next, board smaller boats (3 to 4 people per boat) for a more adventurous cruise on the Xep Canal, this is set amongst a forest of palm trees. After the boat trip, take a ride on a horse driven cart to the famed garden of Mr Tam Nen for a honey tasting session.
- Take the “Xe loi” (motor cart) through coconut gardens of Quoi Son, Phu An & An Khanh (three villages). Have sightseeing at local people’s daily activities and enjoy coconut juice.
- We have a lunch in eco-garden with fresh food from locals
In the afternoon:
- After lunch, we will ride bicycle through villages
- Taking sampan to main road for two hours driving to Can Tho city
- Overnight in hotel, Can Tho city
Day 2: Cai Rang – Can tho – Saigon
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch
- After enjoying breakfast at the hotel you will make an early departure to see the delightful Cai Rang floating market, perhaps the most colourful and unique of all the markets in Vietnam. Depart the floating market by boat.
- After visiting floating market, we return Ninh Kieu pier, then transfer back to Ho Chi Minh City, We have a lunch and relax at the Mekong Restop on the way back.
- We arrive in Ho Chi Minh city city at about 5.30 PM
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Private air-conditioned Vehicle
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