Day 1. Saigon – My Tho – Cai Be (L, D)
Morning pick up at your hotel, depart to My Tho where will expose the colorful outskirt life, picturesque rice fields along the journey. Upon arrival in My Tho City, The boat take you to small canal, where is the place you totally escape from the busy town. The boat cruise in the coconut trees canal takes you to a coconut island in Ben Tre. We disembark and have a walk around the village. Stop at a local family to enjoy tropical fruit, taste honey tea, honey wine and listen to Vietnamese traditional music, performance by the villagers.
Continue walking on the village’s road to coconut candy shop, learn how to make candy, how some handicraft made by coconut tree. Take a walk through village with two sides there are so many kind of fruits, flowers, trees, local houses, children in Mekong delta, take your time to have nice photos and enjoy nature scenery.
Transfer to Cai Be, Check in authentic local family house.
Day 2. Cai Be – Vinh Long – Can Tho (B, L)
After breakfast we bid farewell our local host, get on the boat, we will gliding pass Cai Be floating market which is very bustling and colorful of farming productions on boat. Then, an optional stop can be made at local workshops where you can see how rice paste, coconut candy and pop-rice, pop-corn are being made.
Enjoy row boat riding will take us deeper into the lush and everlasting green of countryside long the narrow creek and to enjoy the peaceful moment. In the mean time we can see local traditional houses made of wood and palm tree leaves and daily works to make a living of local farmers such as catching, agriculture cultivation, and picking fruits in the garden.
One more stop can be made too, at the tree nursery garden where you will learn how are local villagers grow high quality fruit trees. This is also the best choice for you to contact the real famous farmers – Mr Tiger and his son who are very successful in Vietnam agriculture. We will enjoy some kinds of fruits from his garden and home made rice wine while listening to the traditional music. Last visiting is the brick kilns where you can see how the local people create beautiful potteries from clay.
Return to our boat, just short ride to Vinh Long town, once here we also can visit local daily market with variety and colorful food too, we are partly understand how is life culture of residents in small quiet town.
After lunch we will head out for Can Tho. Check in your hotel and overnight in Can Tho.
Day 3. Can Tho – Chau Doc (B, L)
After an early breakfast at the hotel, take a leisurely waking to Ninh Kieu wharf. You will have chance to see morning streets market with many products homemade such as fruits, vegetables, cake… are sold on the way to the wharf. Take a boat cruising in the river to the busy Cai Rang floating market, one of the biggest floating markets in Southern Vietnam. You will be surprised to explore “the method of the business” in the floating market areas. It is really impressed. After exploring the floating market, you will visit the place to see how they make rice vermicelli noodle and the orchard garden.
Check out your hotel. Transfer to Chau Doc, Check in hotel
Afternoon, depart to visit a village of Cham ethnic minority, Muslim mosque and towel weaving. Then, going to Chua Xu Lady temple at Sam Mountain. The temple is among one of the holiest place in Vietnam.
Day 4. Chau Doc – Ha Tien/HCMC (B)
After breakfast, transfer to Tra Su cajuput forest which is renowned for not only its almost-untouched natural beauty but also its sanctuary of flora and fauna. Taking a boat trip into the forest and harmonizing oneself with nature. The impressive pictures of cajuputs, the fragrance of flowers and the music-like noise of birds, insects and animals will definitely make you not wanting to leave. From the observation post, the forest can be seen with an area of nearly 900 ha, home of many birds and animals, including some rare ones.
Transfer to back to HCMC or to Ha Tien for your trip to Phu Quoc island. End the tour.
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