Day Trip To Ben Tre From Ho Chi Minh City Including A River CruiseWrite a Review
OverviewEnjoy this day trip to Ben Tre - located in the The Mekong Delta ("Nine Dragon river delta”) - a region in the southwestern Vietnam where the Mekong River flows to the sea, and which is also called “rice basket” for its long green fields and countryside.
- Family friendly
- Lunch included
- Informative, friendly and professional guide
Know More about this tourOnce you are picked up from your hotel in Ho Chi Minh, you will head south, first to My Tho where you will board a boat to sail to Ben Tre. En-route you will see fish farms, floating fish market on the river and stop at the Phoenix islet to see how locals make coconut rice paper and souvenir handicrafts from coconut trunk and shell.
Once in Ben Tre, you will be introduced Mekong Delta´s speciality “keo dua” (coconut sweets). Apart from tasting, you will also see its production. You will also enjoy some honey green tea, a variety of exotic fruits, and exotic freshly-made rice paper.
Your lunch will then be served at a local house set amongst fruit orchards and bonsai trees.
Afterwards you will enjoy some leisure time, when you can just wander among fruit orchards and interact with people, cruise small canals of the delta and observe daily life on the waterways, while you can even join the farmer in fruit-picking. You will then get back to My Tho pier and then travel back to Ho Chi Minh City, where you will be dropped off late in the afternoon.
Inclusions for Day Trip To Ben Tre From Ho Chi Minh City Including A River Cruise
- Hotel pick-up and drop-off
- Boat trip
- Bottled water
- Local guide
- Lunch (set menu)
- Transport by private vehicle
- Walking tour
Exclusions for Day Trip To Ben Tre From Ho Chi Minh City Including A River Cruise
- Gratuities (optional)
- Surcharge for guide during TET/Vietnamese New Year
- Transfers from and to airport, sea/river ports, train stations that are located inside or outside of the city center and others are NOT included in the service and supplements will applied.
- Transfers from and to hotels and resorts that are located outside of the city center are NOT included in the service and supplements will applied.
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Child´s rate can be applied only once per booking
Surcharge for guide during TET/Vietnamese New Year
Hotel pickups commence at approximately 8am