Ho Chi Minh City, Southern Vietnam, Vietnam
Day 1: HO CHI MINH CITY –MYTHO – CANTHO (-/L/D)
In the morning, 8:30AM Tour guide and private car pick up at your hotel; depart for My Tho City, the Capital of Tien Giang (Front River) province where you can take the boat to get Unicorn Island, one of the four lucky islands. On this island you can see daily activities of the local peoples along tributaries of river and enjoy some typical produces of the Mekong Delta like tropical candies, fresh fruits (depend on the season)
Hand–rowing sampans take you along the small canal, making coconut candy, horse-drawn carriage take you on the village’ s roads, delicious lunch at the local restaurant… and enjoy many local specialties like Tai Tuong fried fish, spring rolls, and fresh shrimp. After lunch, The short journey of walking on village’s trail take you stop at local house where you can taste fresh coconut milk at coconut garden with short coconut trees so you can pick up by yourself. It’s good feelings you can enjoy on this trip; visit Vinh Trang Pagoda and continue to Can Tho, the main town of the Mekong Delta. Overnight in Can Tho.
Day 2: CAN THO – CHAU DOC (B/L/D)
After breakfast, Early morning 6:45AM go to Ninh Kieu ferry, boat pick up to visit Cai Rang floating market (a biggest floating in Mekong Delta) then to visit "Ba Cong" garden, witness the rural life and the beautiful vegetation along the riverbanks. Back the land, Discover "Binh Thuy" Ancient house then continue to Chau Doc, on the way we have lunch at Long Xuyen Crocodile, arrival Chau Doc - We visit Tra Su Cajuput Forest, The best time to visit Tra Su Cajuput Forest is in the flooding season from July to December, according to one of the forest guides. At this time, large areas of the forest become lakes that tourists can explore by motor-boat, The forest has 106 colonies of water birds, bats and various rare and endangered animals and reptiles and a few of them have been listed in the Red Book, and over 140 flora species. Over night in Chau Doc
Day 3: CHAU DOC – HO CHI MINH (B/L/-)
A boat trip to visit the floating fish breeding farms reveals the amazing highlight of Chau Doc, a Cham minority village, whom still again employment from traditional weaving. The last stop in Chau Doc is to a local Islamic Mosque. Before going back to Ho Chi Minh City, on the way we visit "Huynh Thuy Le" Ancient House in Sa Dec and have lunch there. Arrival Ho Chi Minh about 17:00. The end tour.