Leave Ho Chi Minh city, enjoy the scenic journey along the National Highway bordered by green rice fields. On arrived at My Tho, visit Vinh Trang pagoda, take a leisurely boat ride along the river, view stilt houses, fruit plantations and fishing villages along the river bank. Proceed to Tortoise islet, have lunch in the orchard garden.
Then a boat ride to An Khanh – a less touristy attraction in Ben Tre, enjoy cruising on a hand-rowed sampan under the shade of the water coconut trees along natural canals, then enjoy seasonal fruit & honey tea to the sound of “Southern Vietnamese folk music”, performed by the locals. Visit a family business which epitomizes the idyllic rural lifestyle, taste delicious coconut candy & observe the pastoral life as you roam through fruit plantations and villages. Proceed to Can Tho. Overnight in the hotel (family home-stay with dinner can be arranged on request). Free time to visit bustling Can Tho market.
Phong Dien - Cai Rang - Ho Chi Minh City (B)
Take a leisurely boat trip to explore the picturesque tributaries of the Lower Mekong river (Bassac River), then proceed to visit Cai Răng floating market (& Phong Dien is optional), which are the liveliest in the whole religion. Have you ever tasted Vietnamese vermicelli soup? Well, now go and see how it is made.
Then wander around the village and meet the friendly local people and experience how to cross a “Monkey bridge” which is built by only o-ne stem of bamboo. Visit the orchard garden. Stop for lunch. Back to HCM city.
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• Boat trip
• All entrance fees and sight seeing
• Honey tea, bicycle, fruits, traditional music
• Meals: 1 normal first lunch, 1 breakfast
• 1 night at mini hotel: sharing room
• Travel insurance
• Tips and others not clearly mentioned above
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