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18:46Chau Doc-Can Tho-Vinh Long-My Tho-Ben Tre-Sai Gon (3days)
DAY 1: CHAU DOC - CAN THO
Pick up from your hotel in Chau Doc or guesthouse, we transfer to the boat dock. First we take a ride cruising to fish farm, you will be heard about the ways of living and doing business of the floating- house people. Cham minority village is the next one visited, where a towel weaving workshop is located with the weaving of the colourful traditional wears (Sarong and towels).We have a chance to know more about the Mekong delta people on stilted houses, especially Cham ethnic minority people. Back to Chau Doc for bus to Can Tho. On the way, stop over an incense stick home workshop, then go on to Can Tho. Transfer to Phong Dien village by boat. Have lunch (included) with the Mekong Delta people. Visit the rice fields, go swimming on river. Homestay with the local people. Have dinner (included) with Vietnamese tradional dishes.
DAY 2: CAN THO - VINH LONG - MY THO
After breakfast we take a small boat to discover the 2 biggist floating markets in the Mekong Delta, Cai Rang and Phong Dien. Cruise the small cannals through villages interconected by Monkey bridges. Visit Vermicelli making and rice mills. The boat takes us back to Cantho for lunch.
After lunch, we join the tour bus to Vinh Long for visit a local market, then go on to My Tho for short visit the Bonsai gardens.
Overnight at My Tho.
DAY 3: MY THO - BEN TRE - SAI GON
The morning trip starts on the motorised boat to cruise on the Bao Dinh canal. Visitors then have a good opportunity to join in daily activities of the local people and enjoy the atmosphere.
Then cruise on the Tien river to the Tortoise Island. On the way, we can view stilted houses, boat building workshops and some of other islands a Dragon, Phoenix, Unicorn island. Lunch will be served ih the heart of the orchard with the sound of Southern Vietnamese folk music, performed by the islanders.
After visiting the coconut candy mill, the amazing boat trip on the Thoi Son canal is something unforgetable. Then go on to Ben Tre province- The country of coconut, to know more about the daily life of local people. The boat trip cruising through the natural Tan Thach canal, which is fully covered with water coconuts, will make an unforgetable impression of the trip. Bus head to Saigon at the tourist area., district 1, at 6:30 pm.
*One night homestay in Can Tho,
*one night in My Tho.
*Two breakfasts, one lunch, one dinner.
*All tranfers and entrance fees.
Departure: 7:00 am at office
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