The Tram Chim National Park in Dong Thap Vietnam
The Tram Chim National Park in Dong Thap Vietnam

Tour to Tram Chim, Chau Doc, Vinh Long – 2 Days

Visited places: Cai Be, Vinh Long, Chau Doc
Tour Activity/Theme: Adventure, National Park, Ecotourism, Wildlife, Family, Exotic lifestyle, Bucolic countryside, Off the beaten track

Tour to the Tram Chim National Park – Chau Doc and Vinh Long is a ecological and cultural adventure for 2 days and 1 night. The trip follows a less traveled route in the Mekong Delta in southern Vietnam.

Trip highlights:
- Fresh countryside with endless rice fields and lotus flower lakes of the Dong Thap Muoi area;
- Amazing wildlife and natural landscape of the Tram Chim National Park;
- Yummy local food for lunch at the Tram Chim National Park and Vinh Long;
- Panoramic views of the idyllic countryside in Vietnam and Cambodia near Chau Doc;
- Exotic lifestyle of local inhabitants living on islands on the Mekong River;

Accommodations are at a simple hotel in Chau Doc City.

Day-to-day itinerary
Day1 Saigon – Tram Chim National Park – Chau Doc (B/L)
Day2 Chau Doc – Vinh Long – Cai Be – Saigon (B/L)

The trip cost includes
English speaking guide as per itinerary;
Private transfers as per itinerary;
Boat trip at the Tram Chim National Park as per itinerary;
Accommodation on twin-shared basis with daily breakfast;
Meals as indicated on the itinerary: B=Breakfast, L=Lunch;
All admission fees as per itinerary;

The trip cost doesn't include
Insurance of any types;
Drinks and other expenses of personal nature;
Others not clearly specified as included on the itinerary;

Detailed itinerary

Day1 Saigon – Tram Chim National Park – Chau Doc (B/L)
08:00 A.M Our team picks you up at the hotel and we quickly find ourselves traveling amid lotus flower lakes and endless rice fields of the Dong Thap Muoi area in Vietnam. Arriving at the Tram Chim National Park we’ll travel by electric car and boat to explore the core zone of this amazing national park.

Lunch at the national park with local specialties.

During the rainy season, you’ll observe amazing wildlife at the national parks: birds, storks,… During the dry season, the Tram Chim National Park is home to the famed Red-headed Cranes (Sarus Cranes); we’ll definitely have more time just observing these amazing beauties during this season.

Later in the day, we’ll proceed further to Chau Doc and have time strolling by the waterfront before proceeding to your hotel.
Overnight at Chau Doc.

Day2 Chau Doc – Vinh Long – Cai Be – Saigon (B/L)
Breakfast at the hotel.
Visit Mieu Ba Chua Su Temple and have amazing panoramic views of the countryside of Vietnam and Cambodia from the Sam Mountain. Then travel our way in the heart of the Mekong Delta to Vinh Long where we’ll have a boat trip exploring life on the islands of the Mekong River. We’ll visit familial businesses: making bricks, rice papers, candies, popcorn,… We rejoin our driver at Cai Be and take the road trip back to Saigon late in the afternoon.