Mekong Delta Private 3days 2nights tour
Private luxury journey to exotic lands of Mekong delta 3days 2nights depart from Ho Chi Minh City visit My Tho, Ben Tre, Cai Rang floating market Can Tho of Vietnam
(Mekong Delta Private 3days 2nights tours)
Day 01: My Tho – Stay at Homestay (L/D)
8:00 am– 8:30 am : Tour guide will pick you up at your hotel and start on journey to My Tho – Ben Tre. On the way you will see Southern village’s rustic aesthetic on Vàm Cỏ Đông River and paddy-field along the sides of the road.
09:50 am: Arrive at Mekong rest stop in My Tho City, get some rest and free time for your personal activities about 15 minutes and then keep on our itinerary.
10:30am: Visiting Vinh Trang pagoda. Tour guide will tell the history of Vĩnh Trang Pagoda- the oldest pagoda in South, it has the most specialist architecture of Mekong Delta, is combined between Viet- Khmer culture and original Western Europe architecture.
11:00 am: On the way to the pier, you will contemplate Rạch Miễu Bridge which across the biggest river of West, connect My Tho with Ben Tre.
Leaving car, enjoy riding bike under the roads scattered sunshine and fragrance of grapefruit . After that, we get on the cruise and move on the river. The cruise will go along Tiền River and pass through 4 islands: Long, Lân, Quy, Phụng ( Dragon, Unicorn, Turtose, Phoenix).
11:30am: Visit the bee farm and enjoy honey tea with bee pollen. Taking picture with Grass Python and Angel Banana - special fruit in Mekong Delta.
Relax your mind by rowing boat on small, peaceful river branches to get into local house of culture for enjoying “ Đờn Ca Tài Tử” – A specific characteristic of Southern culture then visit coconut candy villages.
12:30 am: Arrive at Tân Long fishing village which belongs to Dragon island, experience the life of local people, the way people raising fish on the floating house.
13:30 pm: Coming back homestay for having lunch with BBQ foods then taking a short rest on local hammocks under foliage in the garden of Play volleyball on sands
16:00 pm: Relaxing in the rooftop and watching the Sunset on river
18:30 pm: Having dinner you enjoying with local food pancakes (Banh Xeo Vietnam)
19:30 pm: Free time for your personal activities of campfire and free time at night.
Day 02: Tan Long Fishing Market – Can Tho Mekong (B/L)
06:00 am: Waking up early in the morning and check in boat then visit for having opportunity to see morning market with many products homemade such as fruits, vegetables, cake, fish… which are sold on the way to the wharf.
08.30 am: Backing homestay for having breakfast.
09:00 am: Time for yourself activities (playing badminton at homestay or walk to nearby village…)
11:00 am: Cooking Vietnamese dishes with your tour guide then enjoy your dishes made by yourself.
12:00 pm: Check out room and then take car to Can Tho City.
15:30 pm: Arrive in Can Tho city, check in at the luxury hotel Saigon Can Tho. You have free time and overnight at hotel. Leisure in the evening for wandering Tay Do night market, Ninh Kieu wharf or enjoy these delicious local dishes.
Day 03: Cai Rang Floating Market Can Tho - Ho chi Minh (B/L)
You will get up early at 5 am and drive to Ninh Kieu wharf. Tourist will have opportunity to see morning streets market with many products homemade such as fruits, vegetables, cake… which are sold on the way to the wharf.
Cruising in the river to the busy Cai Rang Floating Market, one of the biggest floating market in Southern Vietnam. Tourists will be surprised to explore “the method of the business” in the floating market areas. It is really impressive .
After exploring the floating market, visitors will visit the place to see how local people make rice vermicelli noodle and the orchard garden. You can wander in the village and try your best to cross the bamboo bridge which is built only by one bamboo tree. Cruise back Ninh Kieu wharf at 7h30am and come back your hotel.
At 08.00am: Having breakfast at the hotel.
11h30am: Check out hotel and heading to Ho Chi Minh city. On the way back to HCMC you will have lunch at restaurant. Arrive to Ho Chi Minh city around 16.30. The tour ends at your hotel.
Private car + a small bottle of mineral
English/ Vietnamese tour guide
Meals: 01 BBQ for lunch 02 Breakfast, 02 local Lunch, 01 Dinner
Accomodation: 01 night stay homestay and 01Night (Saigon Can Tho Hotel)
All entrance fees
Boat trip on Mekong Delta
Hand – rowed sampan
Fishing and Carriage
All other services not mentioned in the above program
All meals and beverages unspecified in the above program
Personal expenses, travel insurance
Tips for tour guide and driver.
A three days trip to My Tho, Ben Tre ,Can Tho with the highlight is Cai Rang floating market and Chau Doc town assuredly give you many new experiences of the Mekong Delta region.
(Private Mekong Delta Tours 3days 2nights)
Day 01 Ho Chi Minh city –My Tho city – Ben Tre – Can Tho ( L)
Pick up from your hotel and depart from Ho Chi Minh city at 07.am - 08.00am. It takes one hour and thirty minutes driving to get to My Tho town. On the way, tourists will have chance to see these wonderful landscape along the road such as the green rice fields, the peaceful Vam Co Dong river and the busy Long An town. End route, our bus will stop at Mekong rest top at which you can take a rest and see bonsai garden.
Arrive in My Tho town, pay a visit to Vinh Trang pagoda, an oldest ancient one in Southern Vietnam. Known as the largest pagoda and the most special architecture in Mekong Delta. Its architecture was influenced by Vietnamese culture and Khmer’s culture as well as European’s architecture.
After paying a visit to Vinh Trang pagoda, our bus will take travellers to the pier boat for getting on a motorbike boat. Take a leisurely boat ride in Tien river to enjoy fresh air and the peaceful life of the local people. Crossing the stilt house, the fishing floating farm, the four Islands (Dragon, Phoenix, Tortoise, Unicorn).
After passing Rach Mieu bridge, we disembark at Thoi Son Islet, which is set on Phoenix Island. Take a leisurely walking on the village paths, pay a visit to local people’s home, orchard garden and enjoy seasonal fruits while listening to traditional Southern folk music.
Then visit honey bee farm and taste delicious honey tea with lemon that is really good for health. Local people also have python farm for those tourist, who like adventure can take a photo with pythons.
Take a hand – rowed sampan through the creeks for sightseeing the natural water coconut trees-a symbol in the Delta areas then visit to coconut candy workshop to know the way to make delicious candies by hand.
Then cruising to Unicorn Island to Having lunch in Tiny garden. After lunch, riding on bicycle passing the village and enjoy the pastoral life.
Then let’s take a short walking across the narrow village path to the bus and process to Can Tho city.
On the way, our tour guide will take travellers the symbol of culture , dining and entertainment places in Can Tho city.
Arriving in Can Tho city, check in at the standard hotel that has hot shower, towers, mini bar, air conditioner , tivi, wifi .etc. in every room.
Leisure in the evening for wandering Tay Do night market, Ninh Kieu wharf or taste these tasty local dishes.
Day 2: Can Tho city – Cai Rang floating market – Chau Doc (B/L)
After having breakfast at the hotel. At 07.00am, take a leisurely waking to Ninh Kieu wharf.
Tourist will have chance to see morning streets market with many products homemade such as fruits, vegetables, cake… are sold on the way to the wharf.
Cruising in the river to the busy Cai Rang floating market, which is one of the biggest floating market in Southern Vietnam. Tourists will be excited to explore “the method of the business” in the floating market areas. It is really wonderful .
After exploring the floating market, tourists will visit the place to see how people make rice vermicelli noodle and the orchard garden. Wandering in the village and try your best to cross the bamboo bridge which is built only by one bamboo tree.
Cruise back Ninh Kieu wharf.
After having lunch, process to Chau Doc. Arrive in Chau Doc town, pay a visit to Sam mountain and Cave pagoda. Check in the hotel and leisure in the evening.
Day 3: Chau Doc – Ho Chi Minh city (B/L)
After having breakfast, getting on a nice boat trip passing the floating village to visit a fish farm to see how the Mekong Delta people raise fish in their floating houses. Visit the Cham minority with their traditional weaving village, followed by a local Islamic Mosque.
process to Can Tho for having lunch.
After lunch , heading to Ho Chi Minh city. Arrive to Ho Chi Minh city around 17.00. The tour ends
Air conditioner bus for transfer & sightseeing as per program.
Boat trip in the Mekong delta.
English speaking guide
All entrance fees, fresh fruit and honey tea
Daily breakfast at the hotel
Meals as stated in the itinerary (B: Breakfast ; L: Lunch ; D: Dinner)
Accommodation 3* based on Twin/Double room share basis
Drinks & other meals not mentioned in the program.