Travel route: Departure from Ho Chi Minh City, Ends in Ho Chi Minh City
Distance: 70 -100 km, 8 hours
Trip value’ s Mekong tour one day: Escape from Ho Chi Minh bustling city to the quite beautiful landscapes in Mekong River Delta, discover by Sampan cruise along canals, Fruit orchard, traditional music performance, horse cart, Mekong cuisine, floating markets, wetland forest, bird sanctuary forest, and the typical ancient house, pagodas and temple. To enjoy lunch by local cuisine, to try the Mekong delta river’s fresh reasonable fruits and local tea.
Travel activities: Walking, Biking, Climbing a tree for coconut fruit, experience on cruising by sampan, rowing boat by Mekong woman, horse car ride via the rural countryside.
To leave Ho Chi Minh bustling city to Ben Tre (85km – 2.0-hour car driving) or to Cai Be (120Km – 2.5 hour driving car). These optional travel routes of Mekong tours are attracted you to discover the wetland land or water mother of mighty river delta in Asia. The trip’s value let you know about the culture, people, and cultural life of plantation in the wetland. Your discovery is fruit orchards, bee farms, local various candy workshops, traditional music performance by local people who are singing, playing with a traditional music instrument, showing performance with local stories that tell visitors about the typical culture of Mekong River Delta. The Mekong day tour’s experiences continuously let visitors take part into the more interesting activities such as riding on Sampan cruise among of canals and rivers to find out the daily activity of local people in the wetland of Mekong Delta. Then this boat trip will bring you to explore the island with fruitful orchards where you will enjoy the fresh seasonal fruits while watching the traditional show by locals, the Mekong day tour is more experiences if travellers are interested in riding a cycle or horse cart to explore the rural countryside here. Nowadays, it is not so much different either the Mekong tour day trip to My Tho – Ben Tre tour or Cai Be Floating market tour, their difference is just on floating market & less or more tourists come to visit tourist attractive places. The nowadays Cai Be floating market is not more bustling as the past time but there are fewer tourists coming here, so the main reason with further distance from Ho Chi Minh City. If you visit Cai Be, you will take much more time on Van / Car but you will find the value to discover the Mekong with really quite beautiful landscapes from rural countryside remaining in the Mekong delta.