Day 1: Saigon – My Tho – Can Tho (L,D)
Depart for the 2-hour drive to My Tho, one of the country's southern city, situated in the Delta of the Mekong River in Vietnam. Take in the lush surroundings of rice paddies and fruit farms alongside the highway as you leave behind the busy city. Arrive at the waterfront pier and embark on an enjoyable motor boat excursion, take a glimpse at the Delta scenery, houses built on stilts and local fish farms along the way.
Arrival in Thoi Son island, accessible via 45-minute boat ride on the famous Mekong river from the My Tho city.
Then path through the island is bordered with tropical fruit trees: mango, longan, rambutan … while enjoying performance of the traditional folk music artists. You will be taken through the maze of small canals to rural villages and visit coconut-candy workshop, a honey-bee farm and an orchard garden.
Enjoy lunch at the local restaurant on the island. After finishing the boat trip, pack and leave for Can Tho.
Stay overnight at Can Tho.
Day 2: Can Tho – Saigon (B,L)
Have breakfast at the hotel. Then, take the boat and head to visit one of the most interesting floating market in Mekong Delta – Cai Rang, where you can see the daily life and local people selling their products on boats. Then visit one of the local family and their orchard, taste ripe fruits, green tea...
Finally, enjoy your lunch and transfer to Saigon.
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Included: A/C car, English speaking guide, entrance fee, meal as mentioned, hotel use in twin share
Excluded: Travel insurance, personal costs, drinks