Cai Rang Floating Market, Can Tho, Vietnam
Cai Rang Floating Market, Can Tho, Vietnam

Tour to Ben Tre – Can Tho – Vinh Long - 3 Days

Visited places: Ho Chi Minh City, My Tho, Ben Tre, Cai Be, Vinh Long, Can Tho
Tour Activity/Theme: Adventure, Cycling, Family, Floating market, Exotic lifestyle, Off the beaten track

Tour to Ben Tre – Can Tho – Vinh Long straying from the well trodden path to learn about the authentic culture and daily life of local people. The trip is for 3 days, 2 nights.

Highlights of the trip include:
- Bicycle tour amid the verdant countryside;
- Boat trip to visit a local market and floating market.
- Learn about amazing occupations;
- Learn about coconut business;
- Learn to cook local dishes;

Day-to-day itinerary
Day1 Saigon – My Tho – Ben Tre- Vung Liem (in Vinh Long)/Bicycle Tour (L/D)
Day2 Vung Liem Boat Tour/Vung Liem – Can Tho (B/L)
Day3 Cai Rang Floating Market/Can Tho – Vinh Long – Cai Be – Saigon (B/L)

Hotels
Vung Liem: 1 night
Can Tho: 1 night

What is included?
English-speaking guide as per itinerary;
Twin/Double-shared accommodation as indicated in the program;
Private car for transfers as indicated in the program;
Private boat trips on the Mekong River at Vung Liem, Can Tho and Vinh Long – Cai Be as in the program;
Bicycle tour in Vung Liem;
Breakfasts as indicated in the program ( B=Breakfast; L=Lunch; D=Dinner);
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;

Detailed itinerary

Day1 Saigon – My Tho – Ben Tre- Vung Liem (in Vinh Long)/Bicycle Tour (L/D)
08:00 A.M Car transfer with guide to Vung Liem. We’ll be passing through My Tho and Ben Tre where you’ll start feeling the exotic life in the Mekong Delta in southern Vietnam. Ben Tre is the land of coconut which is home to over 80% of coconut forests in Vietnam. Our experience in Vung Liem helps us to understand more about the coconut business in the region.

Arriving at Vung Liem, check into our room and have refreshment time.
Lunch at the hotel.
Afternoon bicycle tour to explore the country and get to know locals’ life and businesses.
Late afternoon cooking class and evening exchange culture with locals.
Overnight on the Cat Ba Island.

Included
Tour guide;
Private car transfer;
Bicycle tour in Vung Liem (Vinh Long);
Accommodation at an ecolodge at Vung Liem;
Lunch and dinner;

Not included
Drinks;

Day2 Vung Liem Boat Tour/Vung Liem – Can Tho (B/L)
Breakfast at the lodge.
Boat trip to visit local life: a school, Cao Dai Temple, market and businesses. Learn about the coconut business.
Lunch at the lodge.
Check out and proceed to Can Tho.
Overnight at Can Tho.

Included
Breakfast and lunch at the lodge;
Tour guide;
Boat trip on Mekong River;
Car transfer;
Accommodation at a hotel in Can Tho.

Not included
Dinner and drinks;

Day3 Cai Rang Floating Market/Can Tho – Vinh Long – Cai Be – Saigon (B/L)
Breakfast at the hotel.
Boat trip to the Cai Rang Floating Market.
Check out and proceed to Vinh Long where we get on a boat for exploring exotic life on the Mekong River.
Lunch in an orchard.
Boat trip further to Cai Be where we rejoin our car for the trip back to Saigon.

Included
Breakfast and lunch;
Tour guide;
Boat trips at Can Tho and Vinh Long – Cai Be per itinerary;
Car transfer per itinerary;

Not included
Drinks;
Accommodation in Saigon.