Duration: 1 Day
Price from: $45
Mekong Delta Tour introduces the highlights of Ben Tre province, which was famed for the guerilla resistance during the Vietnam War. Ben Tre is home to coconut trees which you can see everywhere. Taste the delicious dishes with Elefant fish ears or shrimps from Ham Luong river.
08:00AM Meet our local guide at your hotel in Hochiminh city.
The fertile Mekong delta is the largest rice basket in the country, famous for its tropical fruits and flowers. Traditional transportation in the delta is by boat along a vast network of small canals. Boating along these canals and visiting the floating markets always proves to be a fascinating and rewarding experience for all visitors.
Depart for Ben Tre, 120 km from Sai Gon 2 hours and half drive. Ben Tre is home to coconut trees with extensive rice fields and green orchards.
Upon arrival in Hàm Luông pier, Ben Tre City, enjoy a relaxing cruise on Bến Tre river to explore the lively activities along river such as fishing, water transfering…….brick kilns where we learn how to make bricks in handy traditional style by printing and baking.
Afterwards, visit one of plenty of coconut processing workshops located along canal. Turn on natural scissors creeks where they look smaller and smaller to go to village. Take a leisurely walk to family workshop producing sleep mats and taste some local fruits and tea.
Then riding a motor cart (xe lôi) or bike on shady paths, pass by green rice fields and vegetable plains to see the authentic landscapes and rural life of villagers. Lunch at local house.
Afternoon: riding a sampan along canal, before boat back to Ham Luông pier.
Drive back to Ho Chi Minh City. Drop off at your hotel. Tour ends.
Price: in US$ 45 per person.
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Escape from the noisy city of Saigon to live into the nature in Ben Tre province. Experience the daily activities of local people in Mekong Delta from farming to gardining or handicratf careers. Hop on a bike on the small paths helps you get more healthy and inspired by authentic landscapes of rural area in Mekong Delta.
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