My Tho City is just 70km from South of Saigon. My Tho and Ben Tre are connected by Rach Mieu bridge ... More info ›
My Tho City is just 70km from South of Saigon. My Tho and Ben Tre are connected by Rach Mieu bridge. There are many short boat-trips to various islands, Ben Tre and floating markets in the surrounding areas.
This popular destination is famous for coconut factories, water coconut canals, bee farms, riding horse-carts and getting experience on hand rowing boats… As the regional capital, My Tho is the main market which receives all the produce from everywhere across the region as well as fish and seafood from My Tho's large ocean going fishing fleet.
Full Day visit Mekong Delta: Mytho and Bentre Coconut Island with Halal Lunch
Our tour guide and driver will pick you up at your hotel in Ho Chi Minh City at 08:00AM and depart for My Tho, enjoy the scenic journey along the National Highway bordered by green rice fields, stopping to see how the rice is cultivated an take pictures of the rice farms in the Mekong River Delta. On arrival at My Tho, take a leisurely boat trip to Tortoise Island. Then disembark and go for a gentle stroll through the pictures orchards and fruit garden. Have Halal lunch then enjoy a boat ride through Tan Thach natural canal in Ben Tre, Return to the water for a relaxing rowing boat ride along a small canal, cruising in the shade of the water coconut trees. Learn about bee-keeping in the delta and sip a refreshing cup of honey tea to the accompaniment of traditional Vietnamese folk music. Then travel the narrow rural countryside road by horse cart to visit the coconut candy mill to find out how this delicious confectionery is made and sample the finished product. Return by boat to My Tho and drive back to Saigon.
The trip ends at your hotel around 4:30pm.