• Itinerary

DAY 1 : SAI GON – BEN TRE – CHO LACH (-/L/D)

08:00 You will be picked up you at your hotel for the transfer to Ben Tre.

10:00: Arrive at Ben Tre town, take a boat trip on Mekong river. Sight-seeing local activities on river.  Stop  to see how people make bricks, salts, coconut workshop. Boat on  Cai Son  and Nhon Thanh creeks to see some family making mats.  Take  pull cart (xe lôi), pass by rice fields and vegetable plains to know how to culture in country.

12:00 Stop to Mr. Hai Ho house for learning  how to cook local food, then enjoy your lunch.

In the afternoon, take rowing-boat along water palm creek along Cai Coi creek back to Ben Tre city.

15:00 Disembark and transfer to Jardin du Mekong in Cho Lach district (1 hour). You can join with the family to prepare the dinner. Dinner and overnight at homestay.

DAY 2 : CHO LACH – CAI BE – VINH LONG – SAIGON (B/L/-)

Breakfast at local home

08:00 Take a bike ride around the village (3-8 km, depending on your health).  Then transfer to Cai Be by car (40 km). On arrival take a boat trip – The program will start at  Cai Thia pier of Cai Be.

Transfer to have bicycles for 1-2 hours exploring the famous village of Hoa Loc Mango. You will be biking on small beautiful roads. It is so interesting to see traditional houses made of wood and palm tree leaves and see some activities of the local farmers with an opportunity to make contacts with them and see how they catch fish or pick up fruits by ancestral ways in Mekong Delta.

Then, the boat will pick up you to the local garden for lunch at Ut Trinh home. Have fruits and tea when enjoying traditional music. Next, you will enjoy the peaceful time on the rowing boat, then visit the brick factory. Enjoy some kinds of fruits from this garden & homemade rice wine. Arrive at Vinhlong city. End of the boat trip. Met by the driver then transfer back to Saigon.