Full Day Ben Tre Private Tour From Ho Chi Minh City_233497

$54

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Full Day Ben Tre Private Tour From Ho Chi Minh City

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Duration
time-raw1 hours
Difficulty
Easy
Starting point
Your accommodation in Ho Chi Minh
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Enjoy a full day tour of Ben Tre and a boat ride along Bent Tre River on this one of a kind expedition. On this tour, you will discover the lifestyle of the locals as well as learn how poprice and coconut candy are produced. Visit several workshops in the region to witness the making of handicrafts from scratch and traditional bricks made by hand. If you have limited time to explore Vietnam, this tour from Ho Chi Minh City is designed for you.

What to expect?

  • In the morning, pick up at your hotel and transfer to Be Tre On arrival in Hung vương Pier. Boating on Ben Tre river – one of the tributaries of Mekong river- is along mangrove tree from town to country. Witness lively activities in the morning such as fishing, while you watch the coconut cargo boats float down the river. You'll also stop at a traditional brickwork facility, to see how to make bricks by hand.

  • Turn on Cai Son canal winding through coconut jungle, visit coconut workshop, have a look at the different stages of coconut processing from husk off & prize out, to peeling out by hand. Go on a small waterway and stop at a local house to see making rice paper and enjoy some rice cake.

  • Walking along the canal, you'll arrive at the coconut candy workshop, where you can have a look at them making candy by hand. Try some sweets, enjoy some fruits, sip on some honey tea, and listen to local music as well.

  • Then, you'll cycle over rural tracks or drive a tuk-tuk through a coconut grove, as well as some traditional vegetable plains (cucumber, bitter melon, etc.)

  • Keep going by rowboat on shady palm tree canal and stop for lunch at a riverside restaurant, before riding a boat back home.

What is included?

  • Transfer by private air-conditioned vehicle
  • English or French speaking guide
  • Boat trip
  • Biking or horse carriage
  • Lunch
  • Fruit tasting
  • Water & towels on the car/van/coach
  • Lunch
  • Bottled water

Is this experience for me?

  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at the time of booking
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at the time of booking if required

What do I need to bring?

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Spending money
  • Camera
  • Layered clothing
  • Passport/ID
  • Outerwear, such as gloves and a coat (dependent on season)

Additional information

  • Voucher: You will receive a secure voucher to either print out or present on your mobile phone.
  • Cancellation Policy: For a full refund, please cancel at least 24 hours prior to the start date of the experience.
  • Quality Assurance: Travelade only works with selected local partners we trust to provide high-quality service.
  • Note: The duration of transfers are approximate, the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions.
  • Note: This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.

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$54