You will be impressed before the immense imagine of coconut trees.
08.00. We will pick you up from your hotel to Ben Tre, where is named locally “Kingdom of coconuts”.
10.00. Arrival at Ham Luong pier (in Ben Tre). The motor-boat will cruise along the Ben Tre river – one of tributaries of Mekong River Vietnam. Take your eyes to enjoy the lively daily activities in the river such as rowing boats, fishing, palm creeks, etc. The first stop is a brickwork that shows you how to make bricks by traditional style of printing and baking.
After that, we continually visit one of plenty of coconut processing worships located along canal. Turn on natural scissors creeks where they look smaller and smaller to go to village. Take a walk to family workshop making sleep mats and enjoying some fruits and tea.
Experience motor cart (xe lôi) under palm tree shades to go to a local house with orchard. We will pass through green rice paddies and vegetable plants. A rural Mekong life style likely appears on your eyes. You will feel more about the tropical culture of Mekong.
12.00. Lunch is served in Hai Ho’s house. Savor a friendly meal with traditional dishes of Cuu Long Delta among a lush garden.
14.00. After relaxing time, we begin riding to Mr Sau Khanh’s house to explore his beguiling area. Mr Khanh’ house is famous by the ancient porcelains collecting set. Moreover, you can take part in peasants planting and harvesting in rice-field with the hosts.
16.00. You will be transferred by boat to Mrs Mai’ house where we stay for dinner and overnight. There are many interesting activities you can try as rowing boat, catching shrimps in a creek.
18.00. It is time for relaxing, and smelling the taste of Mekong River. Furthermore, you can join in cooking with Mrs Mai.
19.00. Taste you dinner after a long active day in waterways region. You can eat with your own team, or with the hosts to talk together for hearing more about Mekong stories.
Overnight at Mrs Mai’s house among the lush garden.