Cai Rang floating market, one of the famous floating markets of the Southwest, specializes in selling fruits and agricultural products of the whole region. Every early morning, hundred boats gather together where their owners start to sell agri - products.
Cu Chi tunnels - Get a glimpse of what life was like underground as you go deeper into the tunnels, where Viet Cong built field hospitals, weapon factories, and supply lines. Find out the ingenious ways that Vietnamese soldiers used air filtration systems and trap doors to make the tunnels safe, and learn about the sickness and infestations that swept through the enclosed networks. Squeeze yourself into passageways that are sometimes just 4 feet (1.2 meters) high and 31 inches (80 cm) wide.
Highlights of the trips
Private Tours: 02 - 07 person
Booking number: MKN2D1N
Departure: 07:30AM - end: 05:00PM
Tour route: Ho Chi Minh – My Tho - Ben Tre - Thoi Son Island - Tiny Garden Bungalow Homestay - Ho chi Minh City
Free: WiFi, Bike, Private bathroom, hot water, free breakfast
Enjoying “ Đờn Ca Tài Tử” – A specific characteristic of Southern
Visit Vinh Trang pagoda (The ancient temple in the south)
Visit the bee farm and enjoy Honey tea
Visit coconut candy villages.
Visit the local people life of fish farming in the river
Relaxing in the boat watching the Sunset on Tien river
You enjoying Fishing on the Tien River
Visiting the orchard by riding a bike around the village.
DAY 1: Ho Chi Minh City - Cu Chi tunnels - Mekong Cruises - Tiny Garden Homestay (L/D)
07h30 -08h00am: Tour guide pick you up your hotel and depart to Cu Chi network covers a wide area of countryside near to Ho Chi Minh city and was an excellent way for the Viet Kong to move undetected by American forces underground. This evocative day tour explores the struggle of everyday life during the Vietnam War from a local perspective and takes you deep underground to explore the tunnels.
The Cu Chi tour starts with an introductory video detailing its long 25-year construction. Then it is time to go underground in the infamous 120-mile Cu Chi tunnel system which offered a safe haven for soldiers and thousands of Vietnamese people during the Vietnam War. It is virtually an underground city with dwelling houses, schools, hospitals and factories.
On display are booby traps, the remains of a US army tank and huge craters left by American B52 bombs. You will be able to admire lots of compelling photos and personal effects left behind. There is also the chance to play real war games firing an authentic AK rifle used during the war. Drive back to Mekong delta
12h30: On the way you will see Southern village’s rustic aesthetic on Vàm Cỏ Đông River and paddy-field along the sides of the road.
13h00: On the way to the pier, you will contemplate Rạch Miễu Bridge which across the biggest river of West, connect My Tho with Ben Tre.
13h10: Visiting the orchard by riding a bike around the village. Coming homestay for having lunch with Menu foods then taking a short rest on local hammocks under foliage in the garden
14h30: We get on the cruise and move on the river. The cruise will go along Tiền River and pass through 4 islands: Long, Lân, Quy, Phụng ( Dragon, Unicorn, Turtose, Phoenix).
15h10: Visit the bee farm and enjoy honey tea with bee pollen. Taking picture with Grass Python and Angel Banana - special fruit in Mekong Delta.
Relax your mind by rowing boat on small, peaceful river branches to get into local house of culture for enjoying “ Đờn Ca Tài Tử” – A specific characteristic of Southern culture then visit coconut candy villages.
16h10: Arrive at experience the life of local people, the way people raising fish on the floating house.
16h30: Relaxing in the rooftop and watching the Sunset on river and You enjoying Fishing on the Tien River
19h30: Having dinner you enjoying with local food FAMILY VIETNAMESE FOOD.
20:30 pm: Free time for your personal activities of campfire and free time at night.
Day 2: Cai Rang Floating Market Can Tho - Ho chi Minh (B/L)
6:30 Am: You will get up early check in bus and drive to Cai Rang Floating market will have opportunity to see morning streets market with many products homemade such as fruits, vegetables, cake… which are sold on the way to the wharf.
Cruising in the river to the busy Cai Rang Floating Market, one of the biggest floating market in Southern Vietnam. Tourists will be surprised to explore “the method of the business” in the floating market areas. It is really impressive .
After exploring the floating market, visitors will visit the place to see how local people make rice vermicelli noodle and the orchard garden. You can wander in the village and try your best to cross the bamboo bridge which is built only by one bamboo tree. On the way back to HCMC you will have lunch at restaurant.
Arrive to Ho Chi Minh city around 17.30. The tour ends at your hotel.
A/C Car + a small bottle of mineral
Meals: (B= Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner) 01 BBQ for lunch + 01 Breakfast + 01 local Lunch + 01 local dinner
Accomodation: 01Night bungalow homestay
All entrance fees
Private boat trip on My Tho Mekong Delta
Private boat Cai Rang Floating Market
Hand – rowed sampan
Free internet center
All other services not mentioned in the above program
All meals and beverages unspecified in the above program
Personal expenses, travel insurance
Tips for tour guide and driver.
1, Remember to bring passports
2, Please be on time
3, Appreciate the local customs.
4, Ensure safety of participants
5, Help each other when joining the program.
6, Bring essential luggage, do not bring expensive jewelry
7, Remember to bring your camera.
8, Please don’t break the rules.