HCMC – BEN TRE - PHONG NAM
This tour is an interesting exploration of the Mekong Delta typically with scissor like palm shady canals.
8:00 Meet guide at your hotel and transfer to Ben Tre
10:00 Arrive at Phong Nam Pier. Boating on An Hóa river, Stop on land to visit Năm Khiêm handy brick kiln, charcoal workshop – make products from coconut shell as active charcoal, material for battery and coconut processing workshop nearby.
11:00 Continue by boat along An Hóa and Bến tre river then turn on water palm scissors canals where they look smaller and smaller to Nhơn Thạnh countryside. Stop at coconut candy mill by the way, learn how this kind of sweets is made and taste the nice sweets.
12:00 Continue to take a short walk to a family making sleeping rug mats and enjoy fruits in farmer house.
12:30 Take a fun tuk tuk ride on village paths on pass by coconut jungle, vegetable plantations.
13:00 Arrive at a local home where a nice lunch is served nearby the river.
14:30 After lunch enjoy some rest on the hammock or walk around to learn about trees and plants in the garden
15:00 Take sampan row and motor boat back Hùng Vương pier.
16:00 Arrival at Hung Vuong Pier in Ben Tre, transfer back to HCMC
18:00 Relax at the hotel
All ground transport on tours with air-condition, boats, tuk tuk, English speaking guide, Entrance fees for tourist sites, lunch at garden, Refreshment of water and wet tissues,
Drinks, Travel insurance, Tips, Costs not included above