Get a look at the floating markets, riverside communities, and colorful creatures of southern Vietnam on this overnight tour into the world of the Mekong Delta. From the sights of nature in Bang Lang Stork Garden to traditional music and cuisine, this journey gives you the full local experience.
Your guide meets you at your hotel to start the day with a scenic trip to the city of My Tho. Pay a visit to the famous Buddhist temple of Vinh Trang, and then take a boat around the beautiful Dragon, Unicorn, Phoenix, and Tortoise islets. As you pass through Vam Xep canal, admire the beautiful landscapes and rural communities along the river.
A visit to the village of Quoi An lets you see how locals make use of coconut while you enjoy seasonal fruits and listen to traditional music. Next, take a horse cart along a village path to the Ben Truc orchard to taste honey with tea or Mekong whiskey, visit a coconut candy mill, and take a small boat through the small Vam Chua canal before you transfer to Can Tho for your overnight stay.
In the morning, take a boat trip to visit a rice noodle factory on your way to Cai Rang, the biggest floating market in the region. Next, a drive brings you to Bang Lang Stork Garden to see one of the best stork sanctuaries in the Mekong Delta. Return to Ho Chi Minh City after lunch, once you've seen the beauty of the Delta for yourself.