|Tour Length||Tour 3 days / 2 nights|
|Tour Type||Tour Packages|
|Start From||Ho Chi Minh City|
|Tour route||Ho Chi Minh - Mekong Delta - Chau Doc – Tra Su forest – Can Tho - Cai Rang floating market – Soc Trang - express boat to Con Dao island|
||Ho Chi Minh – Mekong Delta – overnight in Chau Doc (Meal: lunch)|
|Start the tour from Ho Chi Minh city and proceed to Mekong Delta. Take a boat trip cruise down to Tien river to see Cai Be floating market, orchard garden. Riding on bicycles or wandering around the village to learn more about the local daily life|
||Chau Doc – Tra Su forest – Can Tho (Meals: Breakfast, lunch, dinner)|
|Today you will take motorized boat cruising down to fishing village, Cham village and get small sampan to visit Tra Su forest. Proceed to Can Tho and stop over at Long Xuyen, visit crocodile farm and Binh Thuy Ancient house|
||Cai Rang floating market – Soc Trang – express boat to Con Dao island (Meals: Breakfast, lunch)|
|Early visit Cai Rang floating market, wandering around the village to see the make noodle, orchard garden and try your best on bamboo bridge.
Transfer to Soc Trang for express boat to Con Dao Island.
At 07.00am, our tour guide and driver meeting you at your hotel and leave Ho Chi Minh city for Cai Be. En route our tour guide will introduce to tourists the specific cultures of Mekong river residents
08.30am: take a rest at Mekong rest stop where you can see all of the landscapes of the Southern Vietnam in its garden and able to enjoy tasty cuisines in Mekong region. It is really an impressive place for tourists.
08.45am: continue your trip to Cai Be
09.30am: arrive to Cai Be dock. Cruising in the river to the busy Cai Be floating market where is placing many boats filling fully fruits and agricultural produces on.
After that, cruising to the villages where is lying on along the Tien river bank. Wandering on the village paths under orchard gardens to local business families to see how they make brick, crispy corn, rice wine…
12.00: our boat will take tourist to Tan Phong Island for having lunch.
After short rest, take a riding on bicycle around the village paths to see orchard gardens (jack fruits, rambutan, orange, logan, pomelo fruits…)
Then getting on hand – rowed sampan through the creeks to enjoy the natural beautiful landscapes and the peaceful life of the islanders.
Listening and watching traditional folk music performance in an orchard garden.
15.00: cruising back to Cai Be dock and visit a land market.
Then proceed to Chau Doc. Check in on arrival
Leisure for exploring the town in night. Overnight in Chau Doc
Having breakfast at the hotel. At 07.00am, driven to Sam Mountain a particular symbol of Chau Doc town to visit Xu Lady temple and Cave Pagoda.
Then take a nice boat trip through the floating village to visit a fish farm to see how the Mekong Delta people raise fish in their floating houses. Visit the Cham minority with their traditional weaving village, followed by a local Islamic Mosque.
Transfer to Tra Su cajuput forest, which is renowned for not only its almost-untouched natural beauty but also its sanctuary of flora and fauna. Take a boat trip into the forest, you will immediately feel like you are harmonizing with nature because of all of the impressive pictures of cajuputs, the fragrance of the flowers and the music-like noise of birds, insects and animals making people relaxed and comfortable. From the observation post, you can overlook the forest with an area of nearly 900 ha, home of many birds and animals, including some rare ones.
After that, proceed to Can Tho city. En route, stopover at Long Xuyen to see crocodile farm.
Continue your trip to Can Tho and visit Binh Thuy ancient house village before transfer to a village in Cai Rang district by motorized boat, you will meet a friendly local farmer’s house where you will stay the night at their house. In the late afternoon, wandering or riding on bicycle around the village to see orchard garden or chatting with local people to experience the rural lifestyle of the Mekong Delta resident.
Joining prepare cooking dinner with family and enjoy some of kind traditional local cuisines. Overnight at farmer’s house.
At 05.00am, boarding on a motorized boat to Cai Rang floating market. In the way, you can see many bustling activities along Can Tho riverbanks. You have chance to know how local people go fishing and transport passengers as well as product by the waterway.
Approaching Cai Rang floating market, you can reappear the selling activities in the past by using a traditional “offering pole” for exchanging consumer goods.
Return to the hotel and having breakfast, then proceed to Soc Trang for boarding the express boat to Con Dao Island (13.00 – 15.30). End service.
|Price is in USD per person|
|Hotel grade||2 people||3 – 4 people||5 – 6 people||7 – 8 people||9 – 11 people||Single supplement|
|Option||Homestay in Can Tho||Hotel name in Chau Doc|
|Superior||Hung homestay||Hung Cuong, Chau Pho, Truong Phat|
|Deluxe||Hung homestay||Victoria Lodge|
|Luxury||Hung homestay||Victoria Chau Doc|
Tour price includes:
Optional: Flight ticket Can Tho – Con Dao (plus US$33/person)
Tour price excludes: