Visit Cu Chi Tunnels to understand about Vietnamese history, which was called "the Iron Triangle" and was the termination of the Ho Chi Minh Trail. Get to My Tho city to enjoy the fresh air , bee product, sampan boat, horse riding cart...Discover the local Cai Rang floating market in Can Tho city - The biggest floating market in Vietnam to see the local trading activities on the river and enjoy some kind of seasonal fruits on local boat. Visit and bike in Ben Tre, a most famous coconut-town in Vietnam, with full of beautiful scenery.
Day 1 : Ho Chi Minh - Cu Chi tunnel - Mekong Delta ( My Tho city)
7:00 a.m: We depart hotel from Ho Chi Minh to get Cu Chi Tunnels, once called "the Iron Triangle" and was the termination of the Ho Chi Minh Trail. The tunnels were designed by local guerrillas as a “springboard for attacking Saigon.” The area was used for infiltrating Saigon-intelligence agents, part cadres, and sabotage teams. You will know about Vietnamese history: How could Vietnamese dig tunnels? How could they get survive from American B52 bomb?.You can go down tunnels to understand about the VC and guerilass life.
10:30 am : We depart to My Tho City . It's quite long distance(100km) but full of beautiful scenery on the way.
Take a boat trip to visit Bee Island to enjoy honey bee, dried fruits, with tea.
Enjoy lunch in the most delicous riverside restaurant , which located in a small island.
Take a horse riding cart around small local village to get coconut candy factory.
Listen Vietnamese amatuer music performence and enjoy a lot of tropical fruits.
Take a small sampan in the quiet and peaceful cannel.
04:00 pm: We start to go Can Tho city , the second biggest city in the South Vietnam.
Freetime in the evening
DAY 2 : Cai Rang floating market - Biking on Ben Tre island - Ho Chi Minh city
Take a motor boat to come Cai Rang floating market ,the most fascinating floating market where we can see all trading activities in Mekong river.
Walk around a colourfull fruit garden and enjoy more fresh fruits and visit a rice noodle workshop.
Visit a local market in Can Tho city.
We start to go Ben Tre, is known as a biggest coconut- town in Vietnam. Around 2 hour driving in the local road way, you will see the very beautiful scenery with rice fileds, vegetables plantations and the life of some farmers who work on the farms.
.Take a long boat trip along Ham Luong river - to enjoy the fresh air, natural environment ...
Enjoy lunch in a small local riverside restaurant. Trying a very special fish in Mekong Delta:" Elephant Ear Fish" with fresh rice noodle.
Take aBIKING TRIP ( over 15 KM) around beatiful Island with coconut plantations and some small cannels along the roads. Visit a local house to learn how to climb up coconut trees, enjoy green tea & coconut juice. Have a look about little potery collection of local people. Take a short rest on hammorks...
Get back Ho Chi Minh city.