Route: Cai Be Floating Village - Vinh Long - Chau Doc
The Mekong Delta in southern Vietnam is a vast maze of rivers, swamps and islands, home to floating markets, pagodas and villages surrounded by rice paddies. Boats are the main means of transportation, and tours of the region often start in nearby Ho Chi Minh City (formerly known as Saigon) a bustling town in the heart of the delta...
Day 1: Ho Chi Minh - Cai Be - Vinh Long - Chau Doc (L)
07:30 – 07:45AM Pick up at your hotel & start to Mekong delta tour.
When you arrive Cai Be,you’ll board a motorized boat that takes you to thefloating market and spend there for an interaction that you’ll see no where else in the world.
Now we walk to the factories to see how coconut candy and crispy rice cake are made here (served free with premium hot tea). You might also buy many interesting things for very little amount of money.
Next, lets get to An Binh Island for something difference. It is well-known fresh fruits whole year. On the way, we have a opportunity to look the sightseeing 2 long sides river and find out the life of rural people in Mekong Delta.
We have a lunch at the local peoples house (in the seasonable fruits garden).
After lunch, we are divided into many groups and get on small row boats. During this 20 minutes trip, your boat will zigzag thru a maze of shadow canals to enjoy the fresh air along the canal and beautiful water coconut tree scenery. Then we will ride bicycles and roaming through a village about 20 minutes to check out our natural landscape with quite and peace villages or we can relax on a hammock for a short rest in Mekong Delta.
The last stop today is Vinh Long City from An Binh Island (35 minutes by boat), we will land on a marketplace and walk around to see how and what the poor rural people of Vietnam sell in Vinh Long City. You are encouraged to interact with the vendors and see how friendly and respectful they are.
After this, our bus/car takes you to Chau Doc. On the way, we will stop at Long Xuyen to visit Crocodile farm. And we will continue to Chau Doc . We stay over night in Chau Doc.
Over night in Chau Doc.
Day 2: Chau Doc - Cambodia/ Phnompenh (B)
After breakfas, you will take boat trip to Cambodia – Phnom Penh.
Speed boat to Phnompenh (Schedule 07:30 - 12:00PM)
(If clients choose VIP, clients will take Victoria boat to Phnompenh - Cambodia)
Transports: Air conditioner tourist bus, boat trips in Mekong delta, bicycle.
English speaking tour guide
Meal: 01 lunch, 01 breakfast.
02 water bottles/person/2 days.
Speed boat to Phnompenh (Hang Chau boat)
Accommodation in Chau Doc:
Single supplement (If you are a single person or you request a single room)
Accommodation in Ho Chi Minh city
Drinking, other Foods, Tips and Personal Expense.
Pick up from other streets in District 1: US$ 3.00/person.
Free of charge for children under 4 years sharing bed with parents.
Surcharge 75% rate of adult for children (5-9 years) sharing bed with parents.
Over 9 years is adult’s rate.
With Joining group tour, we will free pick-up at De Tham St, Bui Vien St, Pham Ngu Lao St, Le Lai St, Le Loi St, Le Thanh Ton St, Bui Thi Xuan St, Dong Khoi St, Pham Hong Thai St, Thu Khoa Huan, Nguyen An Ninh St, Cong Quynh St, Ly Tu Trong St, Dist 1, HCMC, Vietnam.
* The itinerary can be changed due to weather, tide levels and operating conditions.
* Special request (diet or vegetarian, …) should be sent before your departure date.