The itinerary of 2 DAYS MEKONG TOUR FROM HO CHI MINH
SAIGON-BEN TRE- CAN THO – CHAU
🚌 Day 1: Sai gon – Ben Tre – Can Tho
Bến Tre is wedged between the two main branches of the Tiền Giang River, which is itself one of the two main branches of the Mekong. The province’s northern boundary is formed by Tiền Giang’s main course.
For us, Ben Tre is one of the most beautiful places in the Mekong delta. The place is famous for beautiful coconut farms, it provides almost all coconut products for Vietnam even export abroad.
You will not know how amazing it is until you it on a local boat and run through hundreds of coconut farms and observe the locals work on river and farm.
Don’t forget to charge your camera battery fully and discover 2 DAYS MEKONG TOUR FROM HO CHI MINH city.
The boat we use for the trip
👉 8h30 am
👉We leave Sai Gon for Ben Tre
👉The driver will pick you up at your hotel in Ho Chi Minh City center and head for the Mekong tour
👉10h30 Arrive, Ben Tre
👉Mr boat driver picks you up at Ben Tre, our Car driver and boat driver will lead you to a local factory to explore how locals can make brick.
👉On the boat, tourists will a chance to see how the locals fishing on the Mekong rivers.
👉After the brick factory, we will move to a small hamlet to learn how to make sleeping mats.
👉One more interesting activities are waiting right after sleeping mat village is riding Tuk Tuk
👉1h00 pm have lunch at a local family, with local fruits.
👉1h30 pm take a walk around coconut farm and get some beautiful pictures with fruit farm
👉2h00 pm rowing small boat along canals
👉3h00 pm leave Ben Tre for Can tho
👉5h00 pm arrive Can Tho to stay at a local homestay
Day 2 Can Tho – Chau Doc
Tra Su forest
👉7h00 am early wake-up and take a boat to visit Cai Rang floating market.
👉We will spend 1h30 hours on Cai Rang floating market to see the real market with local activities and have breakfast on the boat.
👉After the floating market we will visit a small village to learn how local make “ Hu Tiu” one of the local specialties, it is a type of noodle but not like Pho or Bun Bo Hue.
👉Come back to a local market to discover the local market here.
👉10h00 leave Can Tho for Chau Doc ( Visit Tra Su Melaleuca forest )
Trà Sư Melaleuca forest located in an area of 845 hectares and a buffer area of 643 hectares. It’s just away from the border of Vietnam – Cambodia 10 km. Trà Sư Melaleuca forest on the travel route of Cấm mount, Sam mount… In Trà sư mangroves there’re 140 kinds of plant, most of the plants in Trà Sư mangroves forest are melaleuca. Trà Sư mangroves forest is also home to 11 kinds of animals, 22 kinds of reptiles, 70 kinds of birds, many of them are in the “red book”.
👉In Tra Su forest, we will take the first fast speed boat to run through a river then we go deeper into the forest, in there you can see many kinds of animals and plants such as lotus, MANGROVE, storks…
So much more stunning landscape…
👉After Tra Su forest, we pay a visit to BEAUTIFUL CAVED POGODA and CHAU DOC FLOATING VILLAGE to enjoy the sunset at the border observe local activities, and learn about Cham people’s culture.
👉6h30 Arrive hotel in Chau Doc
👉From Chau Doc tourist can book a bus or even boat to go to Phnom Penh ( Cambodia), the tour guide can recommend the bus or boat for tourist)
2 DAYS MEKONG TOUR FROM HO CHI MINH finish.
our group tour enjoy local food
PRICE for 7 seat car:
Cost totally: 1 pax/ 2days (USD)
Price for 16 seat van:
Cost totally: 1 pax/ 2days (USD)
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