Mekong Delta at a glance

Mekong Delta at a glance
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Price: $348


Duration: 2 days 1 night

Destination: Mekong Delta




If you have limited time in Ho Chi Minh City but still wish to have a localized experience and capture the true essence of the Mekong Delta, this 2-day trip is your truly ideal choice. Taking you to visit Cai Be floating market and Tan Phong Island, the itinerary offers a glimpse into the vibrant southern delta region, gives you a chance to immerse yourselves into the peaceful scenery, explore the exotic countryside lifestyle and experience the daily culture in this watery region. Which should be better for your two days discovering the region than this Mekong tour!


 Discovering the most typical features of the Mekong Delta by both waterway and land with visits to floating market and traditional handicraft villages

 Joining daily activities of the locals such as picking fruits, catching fish, growing vegetables and rice to understand more about the local culture

 Being a true gourmet by attending a cooking class of Southern Vietnamese dishes

 Visiting Cai Be Floating Market to enjoy the daily life of local people

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Day 1: Ho Chi Minh – Mekong Delta (L/D)

The one day Mekong tour will be enough for you to work and experience the lifestyle with the local people in Mekong Delta.

We will pick up you at Hiep Duc Ferry, you will be visited coconut farm, then listen to “tai tu music and visit Tan Phong Island by rowing boat before checking in a Home-stay at Tan Phong Island .Lunch will be served in a local Ancient House of the village in Tan Phong Island with a lot of delicious specialties and fresh fruits. Then you will have a short time to relax or walk around the surroundings.

Following the break, you will take the bicycles and start your journey to explore and take part in some activities with the local people on Tan Phong Island.

You will experience "ditch fish hook" on the small canals and pick vegetable from the garden. After catching fish you will join the cooking class and enjoy dinner. Free for leisure and overnight in bungalow in Tan Phong Island.

Day 2: Mekong Delta – Ho Chi Minh (B/L)

You will have chance to enjoy the daily life of local people by visiting Cai Be floating market early in the morning. You will then have breakfast and starting this day with being straight to Mrs Ut Van’s house to learn how to make jack leaves cakes which is known as the specialty on this island. You will join hands to make cakes and enjoy them. You will be freely to lie down on the hammocks under the shades of 200-year old milk fruit tree to enjoy the atmosphere there. You will also have experience of going over the Monkey bridge which is popular in the Southwest of Vietnam. Surely, you will have unforgettable memories  at here.

Say goodbye to Mrs Ut Van you will keep going to Mrs Thao’s house to learn how to knit water hyacinth. You can use water hyacinth to knit a beautiful hat by yourself with the guidance of Mrs Thao.

Finally,you will cycle to Mr Hai's house, he is one of the most talented gardeners on Tan Phong Island. You will have a chance to learn how to do gardening such as making the land become softer, watering the trees, feeding fish and picking the fruit as well. You will enjoy the fresh fruit which is picked by yourself, enjoy green tea and talk to Mr Hai to know more about the lifestyle of the people on the island. You can have a chance to listen to the traditional song which is sung by Mr Hai.

Leaving Mr Hai’s house, you will cycle to Cai Be market to see some activities of exchanging products and know more about their livelihood. After that you will be straight to Cao Dai temple to discover the new religion in Vietnam.

Keep cycling to Mr Kiet acient house, then visiting trees garden, sugar factory and wood factory. Then you will be back to Mekong Ecolodge to have lunch and check out.

At around 15:00, the staffs will take you to the ferry station, say goodbye Tan Phong Island. You will get on the car to come back to Ho Chi Minh

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 Price in USD for person

 Above price is valid until December 31, 2017

 Rates not valid in national holidays : 29/Apr-03/May & 30/Aug-04/Sep (Independent’s Day), 24-25/Dec (Chirstmas), New Year, Lunar New Year




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