Mekong – cruise 02 days

3.315.000 ₫

We combine high quality private sampans, in-depth local knowledge/experience, and dedicated staff & crew to give you a cruise you will never forget, along ri...

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DAY 1: SAIGON – BEN TRE

At 8.00am, depart for a 1.5 hour drive from Saigon to Ben Tre, one of the country's southern provinces, situated in the Delta of the Mekong River.  Take in the highway as you leave behind the busy city. Pass Rach Mieu bridge before reaching Huu Dinh hamlet. Get on a tri-motor cycle (xe loi) ride to enjoy the lush surroundings of rice paddies and fruit farms alongside the narrow village roads. Arrive at the waterfront, board the charming cruise for a glimpse at the Delta scenery while enjoying coconut juice. First stop for a visit at the coconut processing, then back to your cruise and the cruise will stop at a brick making shop, where the locals still use centuries-old traditional methods to make the bricks by hand where you will start a Bicycle trip around Phong Nam village around 4km, through gardens and stop at a coconut spirits factory, which is a popular drink among the natives in Vietnam. It is a sweet, fresh or mildly fermented sap taken from tapping the young expanded flowers of the coconut, good for the health. Continue bicycle trip about 10-15 minutes to Mrs. Huong’s home. Her family live on fishing, shrimp and farming. Enjoy the tropical fruits and honey tea in her garden before taking the rowing  sampan , be paddled by a personalized rower trip to discover the maze of small canals.

Then rowing you back to your mango boat and head to Mango home restaurant, enjoy your 5 course lunch and freshen up before switch to a bicycle and ride  500m About 4 minutes( or 7-10 minutes walk) on village roads past green gardens and local houses, and stop at another local house of Mr Sau Tuong, a former Vietcong soldier who survived two years fighting the Khmer Rouge in Phnom Penh. Now he and his wife live on making rice paper which is the most famous specialty of My Long village. Have a chat with him and enjoy the crispy rice paper made by his wife, and see how it is made.

Return to Mango Home, perhaps it is time to enjoy the swimming pool or relax at one of the nice sitting areas. In the early evening prepare to join the cooking demonstration with your guide.

Overnight will be spent in the Mango Home Riverside.

  

DAY 2: GIONG TROM - SAIGON

After breakfast, take a boat trip 30 minutes then get off the boat to ride the bicycle to a local market of My Long, stroll around the market,then continue the cycling tour to Phong Nam village stop for a Cao Dai religious temple visit,after that you will go biking back to Mango Home.

Return the Mango Home.Have a rest and enjoy a 5 course lunch 

Check out and you will be transfered to the meeting point, where your car is waiting for you.

End of tour.

Rate for Ben Tre – Cruise 02 days

2 – 3 pax (khách)

4 – 6 pax (khách)

7 – 9 pax (khách)

10 pax + (khách)

3,315,000/pax

3,194,000/pax

2,960,000/pax

2,912,000/pax

3,170,000/pax

3,049,000/pax

2,831,000/pax

2,783,000/pax

Includes

Exclude

  • English speaking guide 
  • Boat trips as mentioned
  • Dinner
  • Breakfast at Mango Home
  • Admission fee to indicated sights
  • Overnight at Superior room
  • All activities as mentioned
  • Gov’t tax
  • Car transfer
  • Travel insurance of any kind
  • Tip, drinks, personal expenses
  • Others services not mentioned
  • Lunches
  • Cooking demonstration
  • Trishaw-motor Instead: 80,000 VND/pax/day

Set menu for compulsory lunch: 330,000 VND/person/lunch (Lunch provided on Day 1 & 2)

Cooking demonstration: 300,000 VND/pax

Rate is based on the minimum of 02 pax

Surcharge Supplement for Single room: 726,000 VND/R/N

Tet holiday (04,05,06,07 Feb 2019) = +1,040,000VND/boat

Meal at Mango home - Tet holiday (04,05,06,07 Feb 2019) = + 162,000 VND/pax/meal (Lunch & Dinner)

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