Tour Length: Tour 3 days / 2 nights
Start From: Ho Chi Minh City
Tour route: Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam – Vinh Long, Vietnam – Can Tho, Vietnam – Chau Doc, An Giang, Vietnam
Day 1: Ho Chi Minh City – Vinh Long – Can Tho (L)
Our car from Saigon Private Car will pick you up at your hotel in the early morning. Upon arrival at Cai Be, embark on a private boat to cruise around Cai Be Floating Market to see local people selling, buying, and exchanging goods from their boats. Visit local garden and house to see orchard, rice crisped producing process. After lunch take a cruise along the river to see the peaceful tranquil life of villagers, and admire the marvelous natural setting of the Mekong Delta region. At about 3 pm, the boat will arrive at Vinh Long Market, and walk around to explore Vinh Long Market. Then transfer to Can Tho City.
Overnight in Can Tho.
Day 2: Can Tho – Phong Dien – Thot Not – Chau Doc (B, L)
Cruising along the small and picturesque tributaries by machine boat, we will see the Cai Rang or Phong Dien floating market (the nicest one with heaps of rowing boats). Take in the beautiful scenery and the daily life in the Mekong River and you will roam through the village to visit a rice husking mill and a rice noodles-making shop. We now travel by land to Chau Doc, on the way we will pass Thot Not to visit Bang Lang Bird Sanctuary (Stork Garden)- (in forbiddance as of bird flu) or Crocodile Farm. On arrival at Chau Doc, visit Sam Mountain to enjoy the breathtaking view and enjoy the sunset on the top of Sam Mountain.
Overnight in Hotels Chau Doc
Day 3: Chau Doc – Ho Chi Minh City (B, L)
A boat trip to visit the floating fish breeding farms reveals the amazing highlight of Chau Doc, a Cham minority village, that still again employment from traditional weaving. The last stop in Chau Doc is a local Islamic Mosque. Have lunch at a local restaurant before going back to Ho Chi Minh City.
We can arrange additional customized trips for you if the above itinerary does not match your expectations.