This morning you will travel south from Saigon to Mekong Delta known as the rice bowl of Vietnam. The delta is the most fertile region of the country where the main crops are rice and tropical fruits. You will arrive and explore the province called Ben Tre or the Land of coconut and its products.
10:30 Arrive Ben Tre Farm Stay.
11:00 Get on your bicycle for half an hour ride to the farm where you can learn and plant vegetables with locals. Enjoy tea and tropical fruits at the farm with some local specialities including Elephant Ear Fish & banana flower chips.
12:30 Ride back to your stay for lunch.
14:30 Board your boat at Ben Tre Farm Stay riverside dock to begin your exploration of the area and cruise along the tributaries of the mighty Mekong river. Visit brick factory where the old fashioned kiln techniques are used with making and heating brick by traditional ways of a hundred years in Mekong delta. Continue your trip by boat explore into the smaller cannels and stop at a riverside coconut processing factory. Stop at Nhon Thanh market and take a walk to visit a village where you can learn how sleeping mat are made by hand and local materials. Enjoy evening country side daily life activities from the way back to your stay tonight.
18:30 Enjoy dinner at the farm-stay’s restaurant and you may participate our cooking class under guidance of the chief cook. Barbecue & chat with our staff at opened ground before going to bed at our stay.