MEKONG HOME STAY (2 days)
Saigon – Vinh Long – Cai Be – Home stay – Floating market – Saigon
Don't expect the comfort but expect to enjoy a new experience of home stay, this 2-day package trip Vietnam Today Travel offers a glimpse into the agrarian life of the vibrant southern Delta region as we wind our way through the tributaries of the Mekong Delta. From our boats, we are able to closely observe the daily rituals of river life and participate in the bustling commercial activities as we buy our fruits from the floating market. Along the way, we will visit an orchard farm, handicraft village, and a land market with an abundance of colorful fresh fruits and vegetables. We stay overnight in traditional land house of local where we have the opportunity to observe the lifestyle of Mekong Delta people
Day 1: Saigon – Cai Be – Vinh Long (L/D)
Pick up at hotel in the morning and drive a long highway 1A to Cai Be town from Ho Chi Minh city. Visit some craft villages to discover life in Mekong Delta, take a sight at Van Tanh, Long Thanh temple. After lunch we visit production of refined brick and art pottery. Have dinner with family and overnight stay at the home of real farmers in Vinh Long.
Day 2: Vinh Long -Saigon (B/L)
After breakfast, take a boat cruise along arroyos at An Binh island and walk or bike on village roads to discover life at countryside. Continue to visit ancient traditional houses, visit tropical orchards and bonsai gardens. Enjoy traditional music. Also discover the countryside’s life at shipyard, candy and rice paper workshop. Take a boat trip to visit Cai Be floating market. Lunch at Cai Be. In the afternoon, we drive to Saigon and get back to your hotel in the late afternoon.
-Transportation in private air conditioned vehicle
- Meals as specified above
- Entrance fees
- Boat in Cai Be Island
- Home Stay in Vinh Long
- English speaking local guide
Meals, Drinks, tipping and other personal expenses.