Tours : Mekong tour

DONG THAP - BEN TRE FLOWER VILLAGE

DONG THAP - BEN TRE FLOWER VILLAGE

The Tan Quy Dong Flower Garden is, without a doubt, one of the major attractions of Dong Thap Province. Located in Tan Quy Dong District, this flower garden covers an area of 60ha, featuring not only the most beautiful flowers but also the most precious plants in the Southern Vietnam. Among all of them, roses and amber tree are the ones that bring fame to the garden.

 

Day 1:ARRIVE IN SAI GON

Arrive in Sai Gon by flight. Transfer to hotel. Overnight in Sai Gon

Day 2: SAI GON city tour

Start full day visiting Hochiminh city - also known as Saigon, include Unification Palace, Post Office, Notre Dame Cathedral and War museum. China town with Binh Tay market  - the market with mainly serves the local population with its extensive range of fresh fruits, vegetables, meat…from region across Vietnam and Thien Hau Pagoda is regarded as one of the oldest, largest and most beautiful temples of about 30 Chinese pagodas in HCM City.

Day 3: SAIGON – SA DEC

After breakfast, depart from Ho Chi Minh City to Sa Dec.

Upon arrival, visit the Tan Quy Dong flower village, the largest flower planting area in the southwestern region. Here, you will have the opportunity to enjoy various species of flowers and flower trading activities on boat.

Lunch at local restaurant and start to visit Sa Dec City

Visit the ancient house of Huynh Thuy Le and listen to the love story between Mr. Huynh Thuy Le and French writer Mrs. Marguerite Duras with famous novel “The Lover”

Transfer to visit Lai Vung mandarin orchardstake a chance to walk around the lush orchards, enjoy the fresh air and the great smell of mandarin, get to know the hospitality of local people and immerse yourself in local life.

Visit the ancient pagoda of Phuoc Kien - where the lotus grows miraculously large. Check in at a hotel, take dinner and explore city at night.

Day 4: DONG THAP CITY

Morning departure from hotel to Xeo Quyt relic - a military base during the war against the US, now a tourist site. With an area of approximately 50 hectares of mangrove forest, Xeo Quyt fascinates visitors with the cool green of the trees, the water. You can explore this place by road or by boat.

After lunch, visit Tram Chim National Park in Tam Nong District. Return to hotel at the end of the day

Note: December-April is the season of red-headed cranes.

Day 5: DONG THAP – BEN TRE

Morning drive to Cho Lach, Ben Tre province to visit the flower village and fruit orchards. Cai Mon Flower Village has hundreds of flowers such as paper flowers, daisy, chrysanthemum, rose and so on. Not only having flowers, Cai Mon Village is also known as one of the largest fruit orchards in Mekong Delta. This village supplies a plenty of sweet fruits including rambutan, mango, orange, mangosteen, durian, pomelo… for most regions in Vietnam.

Then,visit and see how to make brick by hand in traditional style of brick house. Then take a boat on Ben Tre river, discover a peaceful country along smooth waterways. Visit  workshop with products made from coconut. Continue through canal by rowing - boat. Disembark then take a walk along the village and visit local house for fruit and tea. Lunch with Mekong Delta speciality. Picked up by car and transfer to Ho Chi Minh city.

DAY 6: DEPARTURE

Check out at 12:00. Transfer to airport for departure.