MEKONG DELTA ONE DAY TOUR - MY THO + BEN TRE
My Tho is a town in Tien Giang province – one of thirteen provinces in Mekong Delta. Together with Ben Tre province, two places are connected by a cable bridge through Upper River make a beautiful scene. With a lot of family workshop, we can learn the skill from local people here and join with them in the daily life style.
Pick up point: Sky Travel or your hotel in Saigon
Start time: 08:00 AM
Duration: 08 hours
A smooth one and half hour bus ride passing the green rice fields, leads you to the beautiful rural MYTHO city. The morning trip continues on the motorized boat on the Tien River to the Qui (Tortoise islet). On the way, you will view the fishing port, stilt houses, boat-building workshops, the other Dragon, Phoenix and Unicorn Islet.
The cruise will lead you through Bao Dinh canal to enter Ben Tre province, "the country of coconut", to see a typical agricultural model call "Garden - Pond – Cage” then enjoy coconut candy mill and the relaxing honey tea. Then the amazing rowing boat trip on the small canal - fully covered by the shadow of the water coconut tree and cool breezes is something you should not miss. Lunch will be served right in the heart of the orchard garden.
After lunch, we will walk along the village, visit fruit garden, enjoy the tropical fruit while you are listening to the sound of "Southern Vietnamese folk music" performed by the islanders. Here we also can join the daily activities of the local people and enjoy the atmosphere of this beautiful natural countryside.
Your expectations will be fulfilled by final boat trip back to My Tho on the Tan Thach natural canal. On the way back to HCMC, you will stop at a Bonsai garden where you can take a rest for 15 minutes.
Price: Small group VND 580.000/person - USD 26/person (15 - 20 people/group)
Luxury group VND 880.000/person - USD 40/person (9 - 12 people/group)
Tipping to guide and driver