By air-conditioned bus, the tour drives to My Tho province that comprises Mekong Delta area. The tour will take you to cruise by boat along the upper Mekong through a region with islands named after 4 animals that appear in Buddhist writings – Dragon, Unicorn, Phoenix and Turtle. On this part of the tour you will observe some of the activities of regional Vietnamese daily life and appreciate how life here depends on the River.Then you will freely explore the small waterways by rowboat. You will see the agricultural variety of the delta region within its fruit orchards, coconut groves and bee-keeping farms. While relaxing with the beautiful sightseeings, you can enjoy honey tea, seasonal fruit, fresh coconut candy and Southern Vietnamese folk music - “Don ca tai tu”. Notes: The Cruise is not available on Tet Lunar New Year: 16, 17, 18th Feb, 2018. From 19th Feb onward, the Cruise will be operated against.
Depart your Ho Chi Minh City hotel at approximately 8:00am for a two hour car ride to My Tho. From there, you will cruise to Thoi Son Island. Once on the island, taste fresh piping hot candy at a coconut candy workshop, enjoy fruit at a local orchard, and sample honey at the honey farm. Next, enjoy a Mekong Delta cruise by gondola. Lunch will consist of Mekong regional cuisine including Elephant Ear Fish, round fried rice cakes, and Vietnamese noodles (Hu tieu My Tho). At approximately 1:00pm, begin your journey back to Ho Chi Minh City, visiting ThienHau Pagoda along the way. You will arrive back at your hotel at approximately 4:00pm.Then, back to Ho Chi Minh City you will enjoy Foot massage + body massage (2 hours) at the spa with relax by yourself