Ben Tre Homestay

  • Duration: 2 days
  • Price from: $89 USD

This two days trip, just give you a glancing for the local life of Mekong Delta. It is not enough time to see much , because life in the Mekong Delta revolves much around the river, and many of the villages are often accessible by rivers and canals rather than by road. Learn, relax & enjoy to touching on the local life!

ben treDay 1: SAIGON – MY THO – BEN TRE (L/D)

08:30 am Our driver and guide will pick you up at hotel to drive to Ben Tre , the “Coconut capital” in Mekong Delta .

Arrive at Ben Tre town, take a boat trip around Ben Tre River, Sight-seeing local activities on river. Stop to see how people make bricks, coconut fruits processing.

In Cái Sơn and Nhon Thanh creeks, we will see some family making mats.

Take motor cart (xe lôi) Pass by rice fields and vegetable plains to know how to culture in country.  Stop to for lunch.

After lunch take bicycle visit country side in Mekong delta. Visit rice factory and Mr. Sáu khánh house – local ancient porcelains collected.

Back to  boat then cruising  to  Cái Cấm canal   & check in at Mrs Mai’s house for home stay.

Relaxing with interesting activities such as rowing boat or kayaking, catching shrimps in a creek,

Take a rest.

Join cooking together with family & have a dinner

Enjoy a family talking before go to bed

Overnight in garden house.

*Note importance: Overnight in a typical house and garden in the countryside. Some house let guest sleeping on the camping bed (a single folding bed with mosquitoes net) in private room or in a big room. All most bath rooms are outside – cool shower only.

local marketDAY 2: BEN TRE – MY THO – SAI GON (B/L)

Take a bike or walk to the local market. Buy some foods for lunch. Back to  home stay Study cooking local meal such as fish sauce (nước măm), sour soup (canh chua) &  Bánh xeo-(pancake).

Have lunch.

After lunch back to Ho Chi Minh city.

End service

PACKAGE RATES (per person):  valid until 31 Dec, 2017
Number in group 1 2 3-4 5-9 10 up
Standard 335 197 153 119 89

Children Policy: 

Kid < 5 years old: Free of charge (share services with Adult)

Kid 5-10 years old: 50% Adult

Kid >10 years old: 100 Adult price

*S.R.S: Single Room Supplement. If you want to have your own room, you will pay extra amount for this.

*Atthe time of quotation, Travel Sense Asia reserves the right to adjustprices to take account of unusual movements in currency markets, hoteland transport costs as a result of inflationary price pressures in oiland other commodity markets.

Our A glancing of Mekong Delta tour includes:

  • Services of local drivers and private air-conditioned vehicles during all tours and transfers
  • Services of local English speaking guides during all tours and transfers (other language guides available on request with additional fee)
  • 01 night in garden  house with  breakfast &  dinner
  • Admission fees for all sights visited
  • 02 Lunches at local  restaurant
  • Boats cruise
  • Services charge & government taxes

Our A glancing of Mekong Delta tour excludes:

  • Optional visits to sights not mentioned in the program
  • Surcharge fees in peak season ,national holidays &  weekend
  • Drinks at mealtimes
  • Hotel accommodations before  &  after  trip
  • Camera and video cameras fees if applicable
  • Compulsory Personal Travel Insurance
  • Tips for guide, driver
  • Meals other than those mentioned above
  • Other services not clearly indicated in the Inclusion Package above
  • Bank fees

Our A glancing of Mekong Delta tour Bonus:

  • Drink during the visit : 01 bottle 500mml/pax/day
  • Service 24/24 –English speaking of our consultant/tour operator