Group & private tour
Route : Saigon – Ben tre – Saigon.
One day tour to Ben tre – Coconut Town will give you an unforgettable experience of the inland waterways. the journey by dipping yourself into the truly unspoiled destination of the coconut town, where unique handicrafts are made entirely of coconut. It’s a perfect opportunity to enjoy the cool breeze from the river, cruise between the lush tropical islands, boat trip through natural canals, and bike or a motor cart on the quaint village roads.
8h00 am, Pick up at your hotel, transfer to ben tre,
On arrival in Hùng vương Pier (Bến Tre town).Take a boat on Bến Tre river – one of tributaries of Mekong river, Sight-seeing lively activities along river as fishing,water transfering……. Stop at brickwork to see how to make bricks in handy traditional style by printing and baking. Visite one of plenty of coconut processing worshops 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 sleepmats and enjoying some fruits and tea.
Take a motor cart (xe lôi) or cycle riding under tree shades, pass by green rice fields and vegetable plains to be able to touch on realy life and find out about tropical culture from Peasants. Lunch at restaurant riverside.
Afternoon - Take rowing-boat along water palm creek. and boat back to Hùng Vương Pier. Pick up and transfer back Saigon.
7h30 – 8h00 am.Pick you up at your hotel and depart for Ben Tre. After arriving at Ham Luong dock, board the boat & cruise along Ham Luong River, a tributary to the Mekong River. The cool breeze from the river and lush tropical islands along its banks will immediately get you excited to explore all the great things ahead.
Arrive and visit various local workplaces to find many wonderful examples of how local people use ageless techniques to create their crafts, including activated charcoal, dried coconut, handy coconut husk brooms, and many family businesses using coir, or coconut fiber, to create amazing art. Drive around the village roads by “Xe Lôi”, the local vehicle, which is a kind of motorized rickshaw. Do a kayaking through the lush tropical canal.Perfect your day with a delicious and filling lunch at a local host house. Break time, treating yourself to a relaxing time to relish the beautiful countryside or cycling around the village. Visit the local fruit plantation, enjoy seasonal fresh fruits, and spend time relaxing while being rowed in a small boat slowly through the natural canals to get a sense of how truly beautiful this area is. Embark on the sampan and return to the dock. Travel back to Saigon. Complete your trip.
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