Mekong delta, which yields enough rice to feed the country with a
sizable surplus, was formed by sediment deposited by the Mekong. The
process continues today, with silt deposits extending the shoreline by
as much as 80m per year. The river is so large that it has two daily
tides. Lush with rice paddies and fish farms, this delta plain also
nourishes the cultivation of sugarcane, fruit, coconut and shrimp.
Although the area is primarily rural, it is one of the most densely
populated regions in Vietnam and nearly every hectare is intensively
- Saigon - Ben Tre - Can Tho
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 Cantho city – 4 star hotel.
Meal: L, D
Transport: Private Car, Rowing Boat, Local Boat, Tuk Tuk
- Can Tho - Long Xuyen - Chau Doc
Breakfast at the homestay. 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 hundreds of boats packed with mango, bananas,
papaya, pineapple, and even floating pho vendors. Along the way, admire the
scenery and daily life of the local villagers. Then, we are heading to Chau
Doc. After a visit to the colorful floating market, heading to Chau Doc and
continue your tour to the Tra su Sanctuary. Here you will take a rowing boat to
discover the arrays of splendid canals and approach the forest to watch wild
birds such as storks, canes and other tropical birds. On the way, we will
stop at the transferred to the popular pilgrimage site with dozens of pagodas
and temples, where you will enjoy sweeping views of the countryside as the sun
sets. Drive to the CHAU PHO hotel. Check-in and have dinner at the hotel.
Meal: L, B, D
Transport: Mini-Van, Rowing Boat
- Chau Doc - Phnompenh
Breakfast at 6:00AM at your hotel.
6:30 AM - Pickup at hotel and transfer to harbor and then take speed boat to Phom Penh.
Upon arrival at boat pier, pick up and transfer to hotel for check in.
Transport: Mini-Van, Speedboat
Meals as mentioned (B= Breakfast, L= Lunch, D= Dinner), Tours and Transfers as mentioned by private air-conditioned vehicle, 2 nights stay at 4 stars hotel, English/French speaking guide, 1 unit of mineral per day.
Visa arrangement, International and Domestic Flights, Other meals than mentioned, Other services than mentioned, Laundry, telephone calls and personal expenses, Tips and Travel Insurances
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.
during peak times (Christmas, New Year, Vietnamese Lunar New Year,
National Holidays) are subject to supplementary charges.