An orchard at Vinh Long

Vinh Long Homestay Tour 2 Days

Vinh Long Homestay is a 2days/1night soft adventure tour in Vinh Long Province, the Mekong Delta, southern Vietnam.

The trip features a night with homestay accommodation at a local family on an island of the Mekong Delta, cycling tour and engaging experience into the life of the local people.

Vinh Long VietnamA canal at Vinh Long Vietnam


We leave Saigon in the morning and head for the Mekong Delta. The drive is 2 hours through the fresh countryside of the Mekong. Arriving at Vinh Long, we have a walking tour of Vinh Long Market. Then , enjoy our leisurely cycling for 6km to Son Dong Ceramics Village. On the way, we also visit exotic family occupations in the Mekong Delta: making tiles, blacksmithing, husking rice,... Leaving Son Dong, we cycle further to the family where we spend the night with. In the afternoon, have free time strolling along the village and mingling with the local people in their daily life. Dinner at the home which is followed by culture exchange with our hosts.

 

Cai Be Floating MarketA merchant lady at Cai Be floating market


The next day, we get up and have breakfast. Then, we cycle through further villages to Dong Phu where we get on our boat and have a trip to Cai Be Floating Market. In the Mekong Delta, local people move around mostly by boat and they go shopping for their daily necessities at floating markets, of which the gathering is in early morning only. You may want to take part in the bargaining sessions to get your fresh fruits. We then get off the boat at Cai Be and take our car for the journey back to Saigon. We trust you had a wonderful discovery trip of the Mekong Delta with AdventureGreen.

 

 

Cai Be Floating MarketTrading at Cai Be floating market


What is included?

  • English-speaking guide as per itinerary;
  • Twin/Double-shared accommodation as indicated in the program;
  • Private car for all airport transfers and tours as indicated in the program;
  • Private boat cruise on the Mekong River (at Can Tho) as in the program;
  • Bicycles for cycling trips as per itinerary;
  • Meals as indicated in the program ( B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner);
  • All admission fees during guided times in the program;

 
What is excluded?

  • Insurance of any types;
  • Drinks, laundry, bar or other personal expenses;
  • Others not clearly specified clearly in the inclusions;