3 Days – Mekong Delta Tour
$75 per person
Getting away from a hustling and bustling city to start 3 Days Mekong Delta Tour is a perfect choice on weekends. Asia Master Tour has provided a Mekong Delta tour travelling to My Tho, Can Tho, Chau Doc from Ho Chi Minh City. You visit Unicorn Island, bee farm, Cai Rang floating market, the village of Cham and enjoy tropical fruits, folk music and local specialities. It is a memorable trip to explore Mekong Delta.
IncludedTransportationLocal English guideEntrance fee02 Better lunchAccomodation (Double/Twin sharing) included breakfastHoney tea & FruitsMineral water
Not IncludedInternational airfare and airport tax in & out VietnamDrinks and other meals do not indicate in the programVisa to Vietnam, if anyEarly check-in and late check-out at all hotelsTravel insuranceSingle supplement : $8/paxFast boat from Chau Doc – Phnompenh : $28/pax/way (Dep 7:30 – arr 13:00 (Sisowath) by Hang Chau – Express boat)Personal expenses (laundry, telephone, shopping...)Tipping/ GratuitiesAny additional expenses caused by reasons beyond our control such as natural calamities (typhoon, floods), flight delays, rescheduling or cancellations, any accidents, medical evacuations, riots, strikes etc.
Terms of tourOur offers:
- Free 1 bottle of water of 500 ml / person / day during road transfers.
- Support 24/24 during the trip, from the office in Hanoi, by a dedicated customer agent.
- A deposit of 40% of the total price is required before we process your booking .
- An Additional deposit of 40% of the total amount is required 14 days before your arrival date.
- The balance of 20% will be fully paid upon the customer’s arrival in cash or by credit card.
- Bank charges related to the payment are borne by the customer.
- In more than 30 days prior to the trip departure: No charge
- In 15-30 days prior to customer’s arrival: 10% charge
- In 06-15 days prior to customer’s arrival: 30% charge
- In 02-06 days prior to customer’s arrival: 60% charge
- Within 02 days prior to customer’s arrival: 100% charge.
Day 1: HCMC - My Tho - Ben Tre - Can Tho (L)
Leave Ho Chi Minh city, enjoy the scenic journey along the way bordered by green rice fields. On arrival at My Tho, visit Vinh Trang pagoda, take a leisurely boat ride along the river, view stilt houses, fruit plantations and fishing villages along the river bank. Proceed to Tortoise islet, have lunch in the orchard garden. Then a boat ride to An Khanh – a less touristy attraction in Ben Tre, enjoy cruising on a hand-rowed sampan under the shade of water coconut trees along natural canals, then enjoy seasonal fruit & honey tea to the sound of "Southern Vietnamese folk music", performed by the locals. Visit a family business which epitomizes the idyllic rural lifestyle, taste delicious coconut candy & observe the pastoral life as you roam through the fruit plantations and villages. Proceed to Can Tho. Overnight in the hotel 2* (family home-stay with dinner can be arranged on request). Free time to visit the bustling Can Tho market.
Day 2: Can Tho - Chau Doc - Tra Su Sanctuary (B/L)
Take a leisurely boat trip to explore the picturesque tributaries of the Lower Mekong river (Bassac River), then proceed to Cai Rang floating markets (& Phong Dien is optional), which are the liveliest in the whole religion.
Have you ever tasted Vietnamese vermicelli soup? Well, now go and see how it is made. Then wander around the village and meet the friendly local people and experience how to pass a "Monkey bridge" which is built by only one stem of bamboo. Visit the orchard garden. Stop for lunch. Proceed to Chau Doc, continue the tour to visit Tra Su, getting to the wild birds Sanctuary, cruising smoothly with small boats to discover the arrays of splendid canals deep into the forest, watching storks, cranes and other tropical birds. Back to the Town, hotel check in. Overnight in Chau Doc.
Day 3: Chau Doc - HCM or Chau Doc - Phnom Penh (B)
After breakfast, take a nice boat trip through the floating village to visit a fish farm to see how the Mekong Delta people raise fish in their floating houses. Visit the Cham minority with their traditional weaving village, followed by a local Islamic Mosque.
- Option 1: Trip back to Hochiminh city. End at the office.
- Option 2: Take fast boat to Phnom Penh
*Fast boat to Phnom Penh ( with air-con ) start 7.30 – arr 13.30
( Drop off at Sisowath Wharf )