6:00 am your day is welcomed with memorable boat excursion You are warmly welcomed by Hieutour’s tour guide and start your morning excursion on boat. We weave into every corner of the largest Cai Rang floating market for a deep understanding how locals can trade agricultural commodities on river. Enjoy typical Mekong breakfast and drinks purchasing from floating boat venders, feel like a local! If you are curious about the process to make Mekong noodle, the next stop will give you a clear answer. We stop on land and in a small noodle making workshop, you can watch step by step how people produce typical noodles and try your hand in making them, too. Moreover, you have a great chance to taste its specialty Noodle Pizza.
8:30 am, our boat cruise from big river to smaller one on the way to Hau Giang province. During one hour on boat, you easily watch the daily life of people along the riverside and see the gradually changing atmosphere from urban to rural place. Arriving at the local homestay called Hieutour Stay which is truly ecological and non-touristic. Are you ready for exercise? Join the fantastic Kayaking in magnificent jungle lined tributaries. Enjoy your great moments paddling and relaxing under the shade of coconut trees along the bank; immerse yourselves in a peaceful rural life of South Vietnam. At noon, we can join the funny cooking activity to help local family make spring rolls and prepare for your delicious local lunch.
We start biking through little silent village, on magnificent rural roads; learn more about many plants along the way with their great uses for local people here; get an insights of how life goes in this part of the country. 4:00 pm end your tour with drop off at hotel in Can Tho downtown After your wonderful cycling trip, get back to homestay then you can give a hand in helping local family prepare dinner. Enjoy delicious Mekong dishes and overnight stay at homestay.
After local breakfast at homestay by your own, 6:30 am we pick you up in Can Tho and make a long journey to Cu Chi Tunnels. The travel takes about 5 hours depending on traffic condition. You properly arrive at the tunnels at 11:30 am. Start your wonderful exploration at the underground world. The tunnels were used as hiding spots during combat, as well as serving as communication and supply routes, hospitals, food and weapon. It played a great important role to Vietnamese soldiers during Vietnam War. Learn more about the courage & ingenuity of the inhabitants of Cu Chi tunnels. Get a great insight into the tenacity and resourcefulness of Vietnamese people. Have a rest and get your lunch at local restaurant with delicious food offer.
Around 2:00 pm, we get back to the car and we bring you back to Sai Gon, drop off at hotel in Sai Gon at around 4:00 pm depending on traffic.