Trip Description & Day-by-day Itinerary
My Tho 1 Day Trip is a guided tour that starts from Ho Chi Minh City, and takes you to the Mekong Delta, My Tho, Ben Tre where you have the chance to discover rural scenery and daily life activities.
08h00: you will be picked up by our local team at your hotel in Saigon. Enjoy a full-day excursion to My Tho was a former naval base, and is now a bustling port city in the Mekong Delta. The area is the final destination of the Mekong River which winds its way from Tibet, China, Burma, Laos, Cambodia and finally Vietnam. An incredibly fertile region its prime industry is food production, producing approximately half of Vietnam’s total agricultural output. Life for villagers in the area revolves around the rivers and canals that make up the delta, people are more likely to transport by river than by road.
Upon arrival into My Tho you’ll board a private boat for a cruise on the Mekong River. On the boat ride your local guide will take you to visit an island with lush tropical gardens where you’ll have a chance to visit orchards and local homes, take a sampan ride on palm-shaded creeks, and to sample seasonal fruit, honey tea while watching a performance of traditional Southern singing.
Lunch is provided at My Tho.
After lunch you’ll return to Ho Chi Minh City. Trip ends.