Travel to the Mekong Delta where you will stay overnight with a local family. Witness the way of life along the river, travelling by sampan through the canals and visit the bustling Cai Be Floating Market. Appreciate the culture, atmosphere and scenery of this fascinating area.
Short Stay itinerary
This is a private short stay package for the independent traveller.
DAY 1: SAIGON TO MEKONG DELTA
This morning you will be met at your Saigon hotel and transferred to the Mekong Delta. Visit Vinh Long Market to witness the daily life of the locals. Take a boat to An Binh Island where you will visit Tien Chau Pagoda and a pottery factory. Cruise to the home of a local family where you will stay overnight. (L,D)
DAY 2: MEKONG DELTA TO SAIGON
After a simple breakfast continue exploring the Mekong Delta by sampan visiting an ancient house, followed by a visit to the vibrant Cai Be Floating Market. Later you will return to your Saigon hotel where your arrangements end. (B,L)
You will be sleeping on a camp-style bed covered with a mosquito net. Western-style toilets and showers are available and facilities are shared. Your itinerary in the Mekong Delta will depend on the location of your homestay and local conditions.
# Shoulder and high season, Christmas and New Year’s Eve dinner surcharges apply.