The most fascinating feature of the Mekong Delta is the way of life of its river-dwelling residents who work, rest and play on this mighty waterway. Not surprisingly, the best way to explore this watery-world is by boat ... More info ›
The most fascinating feature of the Mekong Delta is the way of life of its river-dwelling residents who work, rest and play on this mighty waterway. Not surprisingly, the best way to explore this watery-world is by boat. On this two-day tour you get to spend as much time as possible on board, which includes staying overnight.
Day 1: Ho Chi Minh City - My Tho - Can Tho (-/L/D)
Stop At: My Tho Restaurant, Long Hậu, Cần Giuộc, Long An, Vietnam
We will begin our day with a trip to My Tho Town where we will have the opportunity to enjoy a boat cruise and hand-rowing sampans. We will also visit local villages where coconut candies are made. Not only will you have the chance to watch the locals produce coconut candies, but you can also get involved in coconut handicraft before visiting the bee farm. We will have lunch in Ben Tre Province before heading to Can Tho City via My Thuan Suspension Bridge that sits above Mekong River. We will check into our hotel before dinner at a nice restaurant.
Duration: 8 hours
Accommodation included: Overnight in Can Tho
Day 2: Can Tho - Ho Chi Minh City (B/L/-)
Stop At: Cai Rang Floating Market, 46 Hai Ba Trung near Cai Rang Bridge, Can Tho 900000 Vietnam
Second day will begin with an early breakfast to get our energy up for an exciting day. After breakfast, we will take a boat trip to the Floating Market and watch the locals sit aboard their small boats selling and exchanging goods. On the way back to Ho Chi Minh City, we will visit Dong Tam Snakes Farm - the largest snake farm in Vietnam. We will have a delicious lunch at the rest stop before returning to Ho Chi Minh City.
Duration: 8 hours
No accommodation included on this day.