Mekong Delta: My Tho – Ben Tre with Sweet Chocolate Taste – Luxury
44$ 34$per person
Visit a Local Chocolate Manufacture Explore before the distinctive delta landscape by motorized river boat, row boat or walk and cycle around the island’s villages on a day trip.
- The Tour price includes:
• A/c van pick up and drop off (centrally located hotel)
• Boat trip and 1 Coconut in the Mekong Delta
• English speaking guide
• All entrance fees
• Big Lunch (set menu)
• Drinking water and TissueThe Tour price excludes:
• Other meals not mentioned in the program
• Personal expenses
• Travel insurance
• Tips/gratuities for a local guide.Children’s Ticket Policy:
– Children from 11 years old up Full ticket
– Children from 5 up to 11 years old: 75% of the ticket
– Infants under 5 years old: F.O.C (Children’s expense on the Tour shall be paid by their parents)
DepartureOptional - Pickup from most hotels in District 1, selected hotels only. If you are staying in another area, please make your own way to: 305 Pham Ngu Lao Street, Pham Ngu Lao Ward, District 1,HCMC.
Departure Time7:30 AM
Return Time5:30 PM
You will be picked up around 07:30 to leave for Mekong Delta. Approaching Tien Giang, we will drop at Kimmy Chocolate Manufacture then to Vinh Trang pagoda, the biggest pagoda in Tieng Giang, with the area of 2000m2 with many beautiful trees.We will then pass Rach Mieu Bridge, a cable-stayed bridge in the Mekong Delta, Vietnam. The bridge connects Tiền Giang Province (My Tho) with Ben Tre Province, over the Mekong. We then take a boat trip along the Mekong River. During a boat cruise along Mekong River, you can see fish cages, floating houses on the river. Passing Four Holy islands: Dragon – Unicorn – Tortoise – Phoenix, the boat cruise takes you to an islet, not only famous for the coconuts, but also for the delicious specialty dishes of Mekong, Vietnam. After taking time on the islet, we will take a sampan boat trip through the canal under coconut leaves, you can continue to visit the handicraft and coconut candy families, and disembark to catch a coach ride to tropical gardens. A canopy of coconut leaves, sip tea with fresh honey, is ready for your rest while you are listening to the beautiful melodies of local traditional music.Visitors can witness the process of making coconut candies. Take a walk through villages with so many kinds of fruits, flowers, trees, local houses, children in Mekong Delta, take your time to have nice photos with the Python and enjoy nature scenery.Then, we head to the local restaurant by a motorboat. Lunch is set with special Vietnamese dishes (vegetarian food is possible). Enjoying lunch under coconut leaves, taking a rest on a hammock will make the life so peaceful.After a half-hour rest, you are to walk around the village, traveling on the river back the ferry, transit to the bus back home, arriving in Saigon at around 18:00. Tour ends with sweet memories.