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17:38Roaming on Large River
Tour code:[RL01] - ROAMING ON LARGE RIVER
The tour is suitable to whom like trading activities on water, this is a kind of floating market in Ben tre, main products is just coconut. Besides that, fish farm in the island is higtlight, you can discover how to feed fish in Mekong.
Pick up: 8:00 AM and transfer by van to Ben Tre, on the way, we will stop in My Tho to visit Vinh Trang pagoda.
On arrival in Hùng Vương Pier (Bến Tre town). Take a boat to Hàm Luông river (Mekong river). Boat around business ship where most of local products are selling here (coconut fiber, string, nut). Witness busy trading and hand loading chains by man on boat. Have a look activities on waterway as: fish trap, strawling net, basket. Go down stream to Long Thành island- mangrove trees wildly grow around. Stop on land for relaxation and enjoy some fruits and coconut juice.
Lunch at Năm Bình house. Boating to the next island and pay a visit fishfarm feeding catfish and snapper. Go to the otherside of river, stop at coconut worshop to see local people process their products. Have a look a vast expanse of water and large coconut jungles from river. Boat back to Hùng Vương Pier and come back Ho Chi Minh City. End tour.
*Boat, sampan, motocart, bicycle, fruits
(US$ 169 )/Person (solo)
(US$ 95 )/Person (2 to 3 pax)
(US$ 79 )/Person (4 to 7 pax)