Highlight of the trip:
- A less touristy destination (not far from Saigon)
- Local orchid garden and floating fish farms visiting
- Exclusive route for exploring Mekong rural life.
Hotel pick-up: ~8h00
Hotel drop off: ~ 17h00
Private A/C transportation, English speaking guide, entrance fees, boat trips, motor carts or bikes, lunch, mineral water (1 bottle/pax) & wet tissues
Personal expense, tips, beverages, V.A.T
Depart from Saigon and head straight to Ben Tre by crossing the impressive Rach Mieu Cable-stayed Bridge - the longest bridge in the area - crossing 2 branches of Tien River. Board a small boat from a less touristy pier.
Passing by a fruit gardens, you will be welcomed by friendly local people. After having enjoyed tropical seasonal fruits, continue to visit an orchid garden where rare, beautiful orchids are grown and taste the honey tea.
A boat trip take you to a floating fish farms, where locals live right on the water with fishes underneath their floor will offer the ultimate chance to experience Mekong’s rural life. Continue the trip to visit candy workshop and taste coconut candy - special product of Ben Tre.
Hop on your xe loi (motor cart) or take bicycle (approx. 40mins) (*) to explore a country roads throughout the villages, breathing fresh air. Stop on the way sightseeing at local people’s daily activities and enjoy coconut juice.
Arrival at local restaurant for lunch with traditional Vietnamese dishes.
After lunch, boarding at rowing-boat along water palm creek back to the mainland. Drive back to Saigon on the way stop for visit a famous pagoda in Mekong Delta.
(*) Please advise your choice to our tour Guide before departure.(**) Prices are valid until 30th Sept 2016
1st Floor, 254 De Tham Street, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
STAY IN TOUCH