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Route: Ho Chi Minh City – Mekong Delta – My Tho – Ben Tre
Day trips to the Mekong Delta from Saigon are popular for travelers that don’t have time to make a longer journey into Vietnam’s rice bowl. Most travelers head for My Tho, the closest delta town to Saigon. Then heading a little further along into Ben Tre, the hometown of coconuts.
Departure: Meeting points in the City Center
Return point: City Center Hotel
Schedule details: 8:30 – 17:00
Around 8:00 in the morning, you’ll be picked up at hotel, transfer toward to Mekong Delta. Enjoy the scenic journey along the way bordered by green rice fields. On arrived at My Tho, visit Vinh Trang pagoda, take a leisurely boat ride along the river, and view the stilt houses, fruit plantations and fishing villages along the river bank. Proceed to Tortoise islet, have lunch in the orchard garden. Then a boat ride to An Khanh – a less touristy attraction in Ben Tre, enjoy cruising on a hand-rowed sampan under the shadow of the water coconut trees along natural canals, then enjoy seasonal fruit & honey tea to the sound of "Southern Vietnamese folk music", performed by locals. Visit a family business which epitomizes the idyllic rural lifestyle, taste the delicious coconut candy & observe the pastoral life as you roam through the fruit plantation and village. Meet the bus and return to HCMC. This trip provides a fascinating insight into daily life in the Mekong Delta and you are guaranteed to take home your own private collection of beautiful memories. Back to hotel around 17:00. End of tour.