Overview: A short 2 hour car transfer delivers you to the pristine natural beauty that is Ben Tre Province. Known as “Coconut homeland or Coconut Jungle,” many of its people still rely on tradition and centuries old methods of production
We focus on the amazing friendly local people, the villages they call home and the peaceful Rivers they use as a part of their daily lives. Let's go...
08:AM Pick up at your hoteo for a really smooth drive on Saigon - Trung Luong freeway and over Rach Mieu suspension bridge to Bentre. homeland of Coconuts. The boat will cruise along the Ham Luong river (a branch of the Mekong) and stop off at various local workplaces to give you a picture of how the local economy works, including a brickworks, where bricks are still painstakingly made by hand; a coconut processing workshop, where you can sample fresh coconut and see how every single part of this versatile nut is turned into food and other products; and a mat weaving house, where straw mats are woven using a hand loom – you can even have a go at weaving yourself!
The boat will then stop at a quiet village where you can have a short walk to experience real Delta village life, before boarding your xe loi (a kind of motorized rickshaw) and traveling into the forest where you can visit fruit orchards before stopping at a riverside restaurant for a delicious and filling lunch, featuring such local specialties as elephant-ear fish and river shrimp, washed down with some cold drinks or beers.
It’s time to board a sampan for a relaxing trip along narrow canals. Take boat back to Pier . Visit Ben Tre local market. Transfer back Saigon with drop off at your hotel. End of the services.
Children from 02 – 11 year of Age: Half charge (50%)
Child 12 year of Age subject as an Adult tour cost
Note:The tour price can be changed according to your exact group-size and departing time, so please kindly contact at firstname.lastname@example.org for your specific request.
Notice: Please be informed, my company offers private tours only. We don’t do join-in group tours, so you will have private car with driver and an English speaking guide. No others join-in with you.
•Private transportation in private air-conditioned vehicle with driver for the whole trip
•Meal as mentioned: L = Lunch
•Entrance fee to indicated sights
.English speaking guide
•Mineral water bottles/ wet tissue
.Boat trip in Bentre
Tour not included:
Other meals, tip, drinks, personal expenses, travel insurance.
Proper shoes or sandals are required for this trip as you have to get on and off the boat quite a few times You can leave your heavy lugguge in our vehicle and It will be safe while doing a day tour's activities.
There will be no shopping stops on this tour until you request