- This itinerary is a privately guided tour, designed just to show you what is possible.
- We can tailor this trip, it's inclusions and the accommodations, to meet your requirements, budget, and interests.
Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) – Vinh LongDay 1
This morning, along with your private guide, you will make our way in a private van through the tributaries of the Mekong Delta. A three-hour drive through lush green orchards and farms will bring you to the town of Vinh Long – a city in the heart of Mekong Delta.
Upon arrival, you embark on a boat cruise with a local guide around the Mekong River; visiting the cottage industries such as pottery workshops and freshwater crocodile farms. You stop at a bonsai garden to sample some local specialties. In the afternoon, you will arrive at your home stay on the island where you are provided with bedding accommodations. After check-in, you will take a walk around the island to see how the locals live and work. Return to host family to relax before dinner.
Overnight in Vinh Long
Vinh Long – Cai Be – Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC- Saigon)Day 2
You begin the day with a simple breakfast and then bid farewell to the host family before continuing our boat trip to Cai Be Floating Market. After that you will return to the dock and from here you will take a walk to visit the local businesses where rice paper and fish sauce are processed for sale. Return to your bus and then drive back to HCMC, stopping briefly en route at Vinh Trang Pagoda. End of service.
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Note: Amendments CAN be made to this tour to suite your requirements.
- Accommodation with daily breakfast at selected hotels
- Private Vehicles and Drivers
- Private English Speaking Guides (Other languages if available, upon request)
- Meals as mentioned in the itinerary (B= Breakfast, L= Lunch, D= Dinner)
- Entrance fees for all mentioned sights visited
- Service Charge & Government Taxes
What’s Not Included?
- Your International Flights to and from Vietnam
- Vietnam entry Visa Fees (contact us for further information)
- Personal Expenses (such as laundry, telephone, drinks, etc.)
- Any bank fees or charges at your end
- Meals other than those mentioned in the itinerary
- Personal Travel Insurance
- Tips for guides and drivers