Leave the hustle and bustle of the city behind to travel through Vietnam's picturesque countryside with its rice paddies and rural villages to the area referred locally as “the rice bowl of Vietnam”. Here is filled with captivating natural beauty and tranquil village life and what better way to explore the wonderful scenery, fruit orchards, coconut groves, islets, floating houses.
- Saigon – Bentre - Cantho
In the morning, leave the hustle and bustle of the big city behind as the scenery is gradually replaced with rice paddies and rural villages on your drive to BenTre. En route, we’ll stop and pay a short visit to a wet market in Ben Tre. Taking a boat trip around Bến Tre islets to sight-seeing local activities on the river. Stop to see how people to make bricks, salt. Then, continue taking a boat to Cai Sơn and Nhơn Thạnh creeks to visit some family making mats. Take motor cart (xe lôi) passing by rice fields and vegetable plains to know the local people’s life in the country. After that, take a rest and have lunch at Mr. Hai Hồ’s House. You will find the South-East people’s hospitality and enjoy their simple and healthy food that surely makes your trip even more enjoyable. After Vietnamese lunch, you will take a rowing-boat along water palm creek and Cái Cối creek. Return to Bentre city for heading to Can Tho city. Overnight 4 star hotel in Can tho city.
Meal: L, D
Transport: Boat, Private Car, Rowing Boat, Local Boat, Tuk Tuk
- Cantho – Saigon
In Can tho, take a boat to visit the colorful Cai Rang floating market. Here, during the early morning market hours, larger sized boats anchor and create lanes that smaller boats weave in and out of. The main items sold here are fruit and vegetables and each boat has a long upright pole at its bow from which samples of the goods for sale are hung. The waterway becomes a maze of boats packed with mango, banana, papaya, pineapple, and even floating pho vendors. Then, we have a walk across the “monkey” bridges to get closer to the local life. We also visit a rice husking mill and rice noodle makers before coming back to the hotel. At a local restaurant, we can taste the Mekong specialities before we continue exploring the most beautiful & peaceful things of the Mekong delta. Along the way, admire the scenery and daily life of the local villagers.After a traditional Mekong style lunch, we are going ahead to the Binh Thuy ancient house or Binh Thuy Orchid Garden following the French architectural style which was chosen to shoot movies like French flick L’amant directed by J.J Annaud. Then, we will drive back to Sai Gon by road. Once again travelling through Vietnam's picturesque countryside with its rice paddies and rural villages in this part of the world makes a fabulous backdrop for final photos. Return to Saigon in the late afternoon.
Meal: L, B
Transport: Private Car, Local Boat
1 night at 4 stars hotel, Tours and Transfers as mentioned by air-conditioned vehicle, English speaking tour guide, 1 unit of mineral water per day.
Visa arrangement, Other meals than mentioned, Other services than mentioned, International and Domestic Flights, Laundry,telephone calls and expenditure of a personal nature, Tips and travel insurance
Meals as mentioned(L =Lunch, D= Dinner, B= Breakfast)
Please reconfirm the departure time or pick-up time with our travel consultant via email or phone call one day prior to departure date.
The trip maybe will be operated by VINADAY TRAVEL's partners.
Please request vegetarian or Halal food options 24 hours in advance of your tour. Please note a surcharge will be incurred.
Reservations during peak times (Christmas, New Year, Vietnamese Lunar New Year, National Holidays) are subject to supplementary charges.