Famous for fruit orchards, fresh coconut juice, coconut groves
Hospitable and sweet local people and Delta’s rich culture
Rowing boat under the clumps of palm trees
Detailed Itinerary Of Classic Mekong My Tho - Ben Tre Full Day
Begin your trip to the Mekong delta, we will leave the busy city behind and fade into the distance as the road winds through rice paddies, villages and senses of southern Western Vietnam. Arrival in My Tho city and board a boat to Ben Tre, where you will go through the impressive river islets with whimsical names such as Dragon, Unicorn, Turtle and Phoenix Islands to sight-seeing local activities on the Mekong river. On the way, stop to visit a small factory producing handicrafts made of coconut – a material found in abundance in the Mekong region. Also, Take a tuk tuk along the country lanes with palm trees, paddy fields as well as lush gardens and fruit orchards and know the local people’s life, enjoy the seasonal tropical fruit salad or tea with honey.
Continue on a smaller rowing boat for a more adventurous cruise under canopy of tropical foliage on the lush canal before going back to the pier. Before returning to the big city, stop at Vinh Trang Pagoda. This massive Buddhist pagoda boasts magnificent architecture and an incredible collection of statues, including a life-size jade image. Back to your hotel early evening.
Differences between 3 Options
Departing and returning time flexibly and unlimitedly located hotels for pickup and drop-off in Ho Chi Minh city, Avoiding the crowdsChoosing your favorite place and traveling your pace specialties in Mekong 9USD/person, Selected tour guides
Small Group tour:
Suitable for solo travellerScheduled itinerary, centrally-located hotels for pickup and drop-offLunch at 6USD/person, Reasonable price
Big Group tour:
Cheap but crowded and rushed. Departing at the meeting point Light mealThe guide’s spoken english and knowledge is so-so.
Transport: Mini-Van, Private Car, Rowing Boat, Local Boat, Tuk Tuk
Meals as mentioned/Lunch, Tours and Transfers as mentioned by private air-conditioned vehicle. English speaking guide(for other languages supplement apply), 1 unit of mineral water, Entrance fee for mentioned visits,
Other meals than mentioned, Other services than mentioned, International and Domestic Flights, Tips, personal expenses and Travel Insurance
Please reconfirm the departure time or pick-up time with our travel
consultant via email or phone call one day prior to departure date.
The trip maybe will be operated by VINADAY TRAVEL's partners.
Please request vegetarian or Halal food options 24 hours in advance of your tour. Please note a surcharge will be incurred.
during peak times (Christmas, New Year, Vietnamese Lunar New Year,
National Holidays) are subject to supplementary charges.