DAY 1: FROM SAI GON TO MEKONG DELTA (L, D)
In the morning, we will pick you up from your hotel in Ho Chi Minh City at 7:00 am, start your extraordinary journey as we venture towards the most expansive safari in the Mekong Delta region (approximately a 3-hour drive).
The most expansive safari in the Mekong Delta region
Prepare to be captivated as we enter a wildlife park that harmoniously brings together a diverse range of wild and semi-wild animal species, creating a semi-natural habitat for these majestic creatures. Unlike traditional parks where animals are confined to cages, here you'll have the unique opportunity to board a bus and traverse through the zoo area, immersing yourself in a truly immersive and up-close encounter with a myriad of fascinating animal species that seem straight out of a wildlife documentary.
Immersing yourself with a myriad of fascinating animal species
But that's not all! Interact with the friendlier residents of the park as you engage in feeding and petting experiences with select animals (additional fees may apply for accessing these areas). Create unforgettable connections with these incredible creatures, leaving an indelible mark on your Mekong Delta adventure.
Enjoy your delectable lunch at a local restaurant
At 11:30 am, we'll pause for a delectable lunch at a local restaurant, where you can indulge in the flavors of the region and savor the authentic cuisine.
Embark on a captivating journey to the Mekong Delta, specifically to the enchanting province of Ben Tre – renowned as the coconut capital of the region.
Get ready for an unforgettable day of exploration, where you'll witness the wonders of the Mekong Delta, immerse yourself in the vibrant local culture, and indulge in a gastronomic journey through the flavors of Ben Tre.
Explore the picturesque Ben Tre area by boat. Turn on a small canal winding through the coconut jungle, visit a coconut workshop, have a looking stage of coconut processing from husk off, and prize out to peel out by hand. Go on the small waterway and stop at a local house to see feeding bees, and enjoy honey tea. Walking along the canal to the coconut candy workshop, have a look at them making candy by hand, try some sweets, enjoy some fruits and listen to local music as well. Go on by boat, and walk to the farmer’s house who making sleep mats. Drive Tuk-Tuk through coconut grove, and vegetable plains (cucumber, bitter melon...). Keep going by rowboat on the shady palm tree canal
Explore the picturesque Ben Tre area by boat
Return to check in at your hotel in Ben Tre Province. In the evening, you have free time to relax or explore the vibrant city on your own.
DAY 2: TRA VINH ADVENTURE – BACK TO SAI GON (B, L)
7:30 am After breakfast, check out from your hotel and depart to Tra Vinh. Travel distance around 2 hours and half to reach the this beautiful island.
Let the anticipation build as you prepare to discover the hidden gems of this beautiful island, where cultural traditions, natural beauty, and warm hospitality await.
Visit the beautiful island
Embark on a journey to peaceful Island and capture memorable photos at the village gate. Begin the community-based sightseeing tour following a harmonious route, either by leisurely strolling or cycling along the tranquil village path, immersing yourself in the refreshing atmosphere. Explore various attractions (spending 30 to 45 minutes at each destination)
11:30 am enjoy the tasty lunch with incredible Mekong Delta cuisine in this island.
1:30 pm Return to Ho Chi Minh City in the evening and drop off at your hotel. On the way, we'll have the opportunity to visit the renowned Dong Tam Snake Farm. This exceptional facility is one of the largest snake-raising centers in the country and a vital source for venom production, both for local use and international export. Marvel at the vast collection of over 50 snake species, immersing yourself in a world where these captivating creatures are studied and conserved.
Immerse yourself in the wonders of this unique snake farm
Immerse yourself in the wonders of this unique snake farm, where you'll gain fascinating insights into the vital role they play in various aspects of life. From their venomous properties to their importance in research and medicine, this visit promises to be both educational and awe-inspiring.
Ending your amazing Mekong Delta tour with most incredible experiences and unforgettable memories ever.