8:00 – 8:30: Tour guide will pick you up at your hotel and start on journey to My Tho – Ben Tre. On the way, see Southern village’s rustic aesthetic on Vàm Cỏ Đông River and rice paddies along the sides of the road.
09:50: Arrive at Mekong rest stop in My Tho City, get some rest and enjoy free time for your personal activities about 15 minutes and then keep on our itinerary.
10:30: Visit Vinh Trang pagoda. Tour guide will tell the history of Vĩnh Trang Pagoda- the oldest pagoda in South with the most unique architecture in the Mekong Delta, a combination of Viet- Khmer culture and original Western Europe architecture.
11:00: On the way to the pier, contemplate Rạch Miễu Bridge which crosses the biggest river of West, connecting My Tho with Ben Tre.
Ride a bike under the roads scattered with sunshine and the fragrance of grapefruit . After that, cruise down the river. Go along Tiền River and pass 4 islands: Long, Lân, Quy, Phụng (Dragon, Unicorn, Turtose, Phoenix).
11:30: Visit the bee farm and enjoy honey tea with bee pollen. Take pictures with Grass Python and Angel Banana – special fruit in Mekong Delta.
Relax as you row a small boat on a river tributary to get to the local house of culture for “ Đờn Ca Tài Tử” – a specific characteristic of Southern culture. Then, visit the coconut candy villages.
12:30: Arrive at Tân Long fishing village which belongs to Dragon island and experience the life of local people as well as the way people raise fish in their floating houses.
13:30: Return to the homestay for a BBQ lunch then rest on local hammocks under the garden foliage or play volleyball on the sands.
14:30: Visit the orchard by riding a bike around the village.
15:30: Return to Ho Chi Minh City. End of the tour – see you again soon!