Tour Code: SMK005 – 2 days
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||Union Square, San Francisco|
|DEPARTURE TIME||Please arrive by 8:15 AM for a prompt departure at 8:30 AM.|
|RETURN TIME||Approximately 6:30 PM.|
|WEAR||Comfortable athletic clothing, hiking boots, hat, jacket and sunscreen.|
Hotel pick-up and return by new air-condition minivan
Boat trip in Mekong
Accommodations (twin/double/triple share), check-in time: 14:00, check-out time: 12:00
All entrance fees
Meals specific in the itinerary (B = Breakfasts, L = Lunch, D = Dinner)
Stationed English speaking tour guides
Join in group tour
Tipping for local guides
Personal expenses such as: shopping, telephone, beverage, etc.
Day 1: Ho Chi Minh City - My Tho - Can Tho (L,D)
Depart: 8 AM
Pick up at your hotel and departing to the Mekong Delta is My Tho, 84 km from Ho Chi city.
On arrival at My Tho of Tien Giang Province, go for sightseeing Vinh Trang Pagoda, the largest Buddhist temples in Tien Giang Province, has a unique architectural construction and subtle as a mixed Asian architecture in Europe.
Then, you’ll board a boat cruising through beautiful river, you will see daily activities of local people along the river. When being on board a boat to An Khanh, enjoy cruise to the orchard islets where tropical fruits can be found and tasted. Roaming to the village around and observing how people make the living from fruits trees such as: coconut, collect honey at local gardens, and you can taste it with lemon and tea while you enjoy the South’s traditional music performed by locals.
Have a lunch at a local restaurant and heading to Can Tho City via the My Thuan Suspension Bridge that sits above the Mekong River. We will check into our hotel before dinner at a nice restaurant. Overnight in Can Tho.
Day 2: Can Tho - Vinh Long - Ho Chi Minh City (B,L)
After breakfast, we will check out of our hotel and travel by boat to Cai Rang Floating Market. Floating market are a staple of life in the Mekong. This is where many of the natives make their living by selling or bartering their goods. After lunch, come back to Ho Chi Minh city.
On the way, we will have a small stop-over at Vinh Long market. Then, going across the My Thuan suspension bridge and taking a short break at Mekong Rest Stop and returning to Ho Chi Minh City.
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