Stay in 3★ Mekong Eco-Lodge and experience an authentic, real Mekong experience!
A Ho Chi Minh CityB tt. Cái Bè
Day 1: Ho Chi Minh City – Mekong Eco-Lodge (L, D)
Our driver and tour guide will pick up from your hotel at around 7.30 AM and we will drive to Cai Be in the Mekong Delta. On arrival, we will have a quick visit at Cao Dai Temple Cai Be which symbolizes for the local unique religion and then Cai Be Cathedral. We then embark on a boat to visit an inland market and a floating market to observe the daily life of the local people and buy some ingredients for our dinner.
We then continue boating to the Mekong Eco-Lodge in Tan Phong Island, where we will check in our room and take a short relax before having lunch in an open-air restaurant. After lunch, we will take part in some local activities such as ditch fishing hook and fruit plucking or gardening
In the late afternoon, we will be back to the Mekong Eco-lodge to freshen up and relax before having dinner. In the evening try night-frog catching (weather permits) or teaching English to the local children. Overnight at Mekong Eco-Lodge.
Day 2: Mekong Eco-Lodge – Ho Chi Minh City (B)
After breakfast, we will further explore Tan Phong Island our guide and cyclo to some traditional handicraft workshops.
We then visit a local farmer’s house to chat with the locals and pick fruits from the host’s garden. After that, we continue cycling to ‘bang’ conical hat workshop, seeing the local people make beautiful conical hat from a special leave called ‘la buong’. We then head back to the Mekong Eco-lodge and relax before a late morning check-out. We then transfer back to Cai Be by boat before our driver takes you back to your hotel in Ho Chi Minh City.