Explore Ben Tre - land of coconuts
08.00. The private bus picks you up from Ho Chi Minh City to Ben Tre, which is called “the kingdom of coconut trees” with the productivity occupied about 67% of the whole of Vietnam. Crossing Rach Mieu bridge, passengers will be admired as a historical bridge that helps the transfer between Ben Tre and other provinces more advantage.
10.00. On arrival in Hàm Luông pier. Cruse on Bến Tre river exploring the lively activities along river as fishing, water transferring…….see brick making in handy traditional style by printing and baking. Visite one of plenty of coconut processing workshops located along canal. Turn on natural scissors creeks where they look smaller and smaller to go to the village. Take a walk to family workshop making sleep mats and enjoying some fruits and tea.
Riding a motor cart (xe lôi) or bike on shady paths, pass by green rice fields and vegetable plains to be able to touch on real life and find out about tropical culture from Peasants. Lunch at Hai Hồ house.
Afternoon - riding a sampan along the canal, before boat back to Ham Luông pier.Farewell to Ben Tre, then going back to Ho Chi Minh city by private bus.
End of Mekong Delta Day Trip from Ho Chi Minh to Ben Tre.