Vietnam classic tour - Mekong Home-stay Experience


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Mekong is the world's 12th-longest river and it delta is home of beautiful tropical fruits, vegetable and rice that make up almost half of Vietnam's total agricultural output. This two-day excursion absolutely offer you the good taste of the region with a interesting overnight stay at a local house.

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Vietnam classic tour - Mekong Home-stay Experience

  1. 1. Vietnam Classic TourMekong Home Stay Experience• Trips length: 2 days• Trip Themes: Cruise, Local life & Culture, Local food• Transport: Car/bus, Boat• Places visited: Mekong Delta• Tour operates: All year around• Start / End cities: Ho Chi Minh City / Ho Chi Minh City• Accommodation: 1 night at local home• Price from: Available on requestTRIP FACTS:- Comfortable Paced Tour - Ideal excursion for those would like to have short time in theSouth of Vietnam- Tour utilises air and coach travel plus boat trips on Mekong River and its Creeks- Order of events and sightseeing may vary according to local conditionsINCLUSIVE:• A night local home stay with breakfast• Meals mentioned in the itinerary (B= Breakfast, L= Lunch, D=Diner)• Expert tour guides• Private air-conditioned vehicles• Sightseeing fees and permits during guided time• Boat in Mekong River• Two bottles of mineral water/person/dayEXCLUSIVE:• Travel Insurance (Compulsory)• International flight tickets• Visas and airport departure tax• Tips and gratuities• Meals, drinks and others that not mentioned clearly in the inclusion aboveTel: +84.4.371 85750Hotline: +84.977102103www.customvietnamtravel.comEmail: info@customvietnamtravel.comOffice: No 116/32/76 An Duong, Tay Ho, Hanoi, Vietnam
  2. 2. Trip’s itineraryDay 1: Ho Chi Minh City – Vinh Long (-/L/D)Start from your hotel at 8AM for 2.5 hours drive escaping the crowded and chaoticSaigon for Vinh Long Province deep in the Mekong delta.With the total length of more than 4,800 km starts from Tibet in China running thoughother 5 countries including Burma, Laos, Thailand, Cambodia and Vietnam beforereaching the sea, Mekong is the worlds 12th-longest river. With millions tons of siltcarried along its current, the River has day by day filled up the Mekong delta (Cuu Longdelta in Vietnamese) and made it the largest and most fertile land in the country.The Delta is home of beautiful tropical fruits, vegetable and rice that make up almost halfof Vietnams total agricultural output.Upon arrival in Vinh Long we will take a boat cruise on the mighty Mekong River. Thefirst stop will be made for you to visit the local cottage industry where you will observethe manual working process with mud, clay and fire to make simple but beautiful bricksand potteries.Cross the river and get to a beautiful green island where you will have lunch in a localhome restaurant. After lunch, our boat will take you on a fascinating Mekong cruise onmeandering canals through green villages with spectacular sights of local life on thebanks and activities on the waterway. You will then take a rowing boat trip on litter canalto visit a local home with bonsai garden and sample fresh tropical fruits.Get back to the boat and cruise to another island for home stay tonight. Check in localhome and enjoy a short walk around the villages through orchards and farm and chat withlocals to learn about their life and traditions. Enjoy dinner with local specialties andovernight home stay.Day 2: Cai Be floating market – Ho Chi Minh City (B/-/-)Get up early and enjoy the fresh air of peaceful country then take a visit to a local marketwhere you can join with local for morning purchasing of food stuffs and so on. Breakfastof local style then say goodbye to your host for a cruise to visit the quaint Cai Be floatingmarket. Here, at the junction of the river, hundreds of boats gather to sell and buy localproducts that come from different corners of the delta. Soak up the sight, sound and smellas you weave your way through boats with columns hanging fruits or any farmingproducts on top as a type of advertisement.Continue with visit to a local village on the river bank where you will learn how peoplehere make stuffs such as rice paper, fish sauce, coconut candy, pop corn and so
  3. 3. Following by the cruise to Cai Be pier where you will take bus for your drive back to HoChi Minh City. On the way you will take a visit to Vinh Trang Pagoda, an ancientsouthern architectural gem in My Tho, Tien Giang Province. Trip finishes in Ho ChiMinh City in the afternoon. End of service.Note: We do also organize 2 days tour to Can Tho. If you wish to change the itinerary toCan Tho please, feel free to contact us for more information.Contact Custom Vietnam Travel now asking for more details.Tel: +84.4.371 85750; Hotline: +84.977102103Fax: +84.4.371 85750Email: info@customvietnamtravel.comOffice: No 116/32/76 An Duong, Tay Ho, Hanoi, VietnamVisitors also seeNorth Vietnam-Mountain and Bay CS09 7 days 579 USDSouth Vietnam & Vung Tau Beach Break CS08 5 days USDVietnam Capital and Bay CS07 5 days USDHanoi Stop-Over CS06 3 days USDThe Taste of Vietnam CS05 7 days 0.000 USDNinh Binh Panorama CS04 2 days 0.000 USDDiscover the South Vietnam CS03 5 days 0.000 USDNothern Vietnam - Nature & People CS02 6 days 0.000 USDVietnam Panorama CS01 16 days 0.000