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|Posted: Sun Mar 04, 2012 9:33 pm Post subject: Mekong delta home stay 3 days 2 nights
Ho chi minh Vinh long Can Tho
Starts in:Ho Chi Minh CityEnds in:Ho Chi Minh CityDuration:3 Days in LengthTour code:SE8
Itinerary in Details
Day 1: Ho Chi Minh City VinhLong (L, D)
Pick up from your hotel, drive to Mekong Delta (a major rice producing area) which is one of the most fascinating river deltas in the world. The Mekong splits into nine major arteries. A vast network of rivers and waterways with thousands of ships of all sizes plowing the waters give the Mekong Delta a very special atmosphere. Upon arrival, we will make a boat trip to the Cai Be floating Market, visit villages and meet the people of the Mekong Delta. Continue to An Binh island where we will stay in a home stay with local family. Overnight in home stay on An Binh island.
Day 2: An Binh - Can Tho (B, L)
In the morning, we will embark on a one hour bicycle trip on An Binh Island to see the village and their daily life. Back to Vinh Long by boat. After Lunch, we continue to Can tho, the political and economic centre of the Mekong Delta. Upon arrival in Can tho, check in your hotel which is conveniently located on Ninh Kieu Quay, close to restaurants. Overnight in a hotel in Can Tho.
Day 3: Can Tho - Ho Chi Minh City (B)
Early morning boat trip to visit Cai Rang market which is the most famous floating market in Me Kong delta with hundred of boats, it is the place that you can see and understand more about the local life and cultures, you can also take some great photos. After the market, we drive back to SaiGon. We drop you off at your hotel. End of tour.
Thank you for traveling with Vietnam Train.
Tours & transfers in private air-conditioned vehicles
1 night at hotel with daily breakfast as stated in the itinerary
1 night at guest house in Vinh long
Private English speaking guide
Meals as indicated in the itinerary at local restaurant with local foods (B = breakfast; L = Lunch; D = Dinner)
Boat cruise as stated
Entrance fees and permits for all sights visited
Mineral Water and towel
Government taxes & Service charges
International flights to and from Vietnam.
Vietnam visa arrangement (upon request visa on arrival at 15 USD, not including stamping fee at 25 USD)
Meals not indicated in the itinerary
All other services which are not mentioned above
Personal travel insurance (Compulsory).
Personal expenses such as Telephone and Laundry bills.
Tips and gratuities