Motorbike Tour Saigon and Mekong Delta 8 Days


Tour description: Depart Saigon and drive to My Tho. Cross the Mekong by ferry and stop for a break in an orchard before heading on to Ben Tre. After lunch, visit Vam Ho Bird Sanctuary located in a mangrove forest. Dinner and overnight in Ben Tre.

Tour Route: Saigon - Ben Tre - Tra Vinh - Soc Trang - Bac Lieu - Ca Mau - Hon Chong - Ha Tien - Chau Doc - Cao Lanh

Tour Begin / Tour End: Ho Chi Minh City / Ho Chi Minh City

Tour Code: DST - 20

Tour Duration: 8 Days

Dates: Upon your request

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Tours Category : Mekong Delta Tours

Highlight:Saigon - Ben Tre - Tra Vinh - Soc Trang - Bac Lieu - Ca Mau - Hon Chong - Ha Tien - Chau Doc - Cao Lanh

  • Day 1: Saigon - Ben Tre (4.5 hours drive)
  • Day 2: Ben Tre - Tra Vinh - Soc Trang (4 hours drive)
  • Day 3:   Soc Trang - Bac Lieu - Ca Mau (4 hours drive)
  • Day 4: Ca Mau - Rach Gia - Hon Chong (2 hours drive)
  • Day 5: Free day for relaxing and swimming
  • Day 6: Hon Chong - Ha Tien - Chau Doc (5 hours drive)
  • Day 7: Chau Doc - Cao Lanh (3 hours drive)
  • Day 8:   Cao Lanh - Saigon
Summary highlights:
  • Ho Chi Minh City:  Still called Saigon, the dynamic heart of Vietnam, the city of crowding, business and also history.
  • Ben Tre: Ben Tre, located at the end-stream of Mekong River , is a good place for boat trips.
  • Tra Vinh: Tra Vinh is located in the Mekong River Plains, 202 km southeast of Ho Chi Minh City. The main ethnic groups to populate the area include the Kinh, Khmer, and Hoa.
  • Ca Mau (Cà Mau) is the capital of Ca Mau Province in the Mekong Delta.
  • Chau Doc: the closest large town to the Vietnamese/Cambodian border crossing on the Mekong River. Take a speedboat to Phnom Penh from here.

Day 1: Saigon - Ben Tre (4.5 hours drive)

Depart Saigon and drive to My Tho. Cross the Mekong by ferry and stop for a break in an orchard before heading on to Ben Tre. After lunch, visit Vam Ho Bird Sanctuary located in a mangrove forest. Dinner and overnight in Ben Tre.

Day 2: Ben Tre - Tra Vinh - Soc Trang (4 hours drive)

After breakfast, a wonderful day with picturesque ferry crossings over Mekong River branches and islands. Discover some of the most beautiful Theravada pagodas of Tra Vinh and Soc Trang and encounter the Khmer monks and thousands of bats in a Khmer pagoda. Dinner and overnight in Soc Trang.

 

Day 3:   Soc Trang - Bac Lieu - Ca Mau (4 hours drive)

After breakfast, visit Khmer pagodas around Soc Trang, then drive to Bac Lieu Bird Sanctuary. After lunch, drive to Ca Mau located at the southern tip of Vietnam in area of mangrove swamps. Dinner and overnight in Ca Mau.

Day 4: Ca Mau - Rach Gia - Hon Chong (2 hours drive) After an early breakfast, a long distance ferry boat will take us through an immense mangrove forest to Rach Gia - a great opportunity to photograph life on the river on the way to Hon Chong. Dinner and overnight in Hon Chong.

Day 5: Free day for relaxing and swimming

Free on your own.

Day 6: Hon Chong - Ha Tien - Chau Doc (5 hours drive)

After breakfast, drive to Ha Tien and go sightseeing in this vibrant border town. In the afternoon, drive along the Vinh Te border canal to Tinh Bien and ascend the sacred Sam Mountain which affords panoramic views over the vast plains of the Mekong Delta and far into Cambodia. Dinner and overnight in Chau Doc.

Day 7: Chau Doc - Cao Lanh (3 hours drive)

After an early breakfast, take a boat ride through an amazing riverside market and through floating villages which farm tons of fish in cages under the water. Continue by ferry and road to Tan Chau and Hong Ngu before heading on to Cao Lanh for the night. Dinner and overnight in Cao Lanh.

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Day 8:   Cao Lanh - Saigon

After breakfast, drive through the rural area of Dong Thap and Long An province which is known as "the big rice basket" of Mekong Delta. Visit bustling floating markets, and drive past the beautiful vast rice fields along a bumpy but incredibly scenic dirt road. Lunch in Tan An. Return to Ho Chi Minh City at 2pm. End of our services.

Chau Doc: Chau Pho Hotel – 3 star (Motorbike Tour Saigon and Mekong Delta 8 Days)

Chau Doc is home for many Khmer, Cham and Chinese and is only a few kilometers from the Cambodian border. The cultural diversity is obvious: the little town has many historical sites, such as the Thoai Ngoc Hau mausoleum and the Quan Cong temple. Chau Doc is located on the Hau Giang diffluence (Bassac River). There is lively boat traffic on the river and also a colourful floating market. The street market is worth a visit too.

Motorbike Tour Saigon and Mekong Delta

Chau Pho Hotel

Motorbike Tour Saigon and Mekong Delta

Chau Pho Hotel

Motorbike Tour Saigon and Mekong Delta

Chau Pho Hotel

Motorbike Tour Saigon and Mekong Delta

Chau Pho Hotel

Motorbike Tour Saigon and Mekong Delta

Chau Pho Hotel

Motorbike Tour Saigon and Mekong Delta

Chau Pho Hotel

Located in downtown Chau Pho Hotel is one of the most beautiful three-star hotels in Chau Doc. From the high floors, overall picture of Chau Doc town appears tranquilly and peacefully (8 Days Saigon – Mekong Delta Tour By MotorBike). It takes the tourists just about 15 minutes to drive from the hotel to a famous place of pilgrimage – temple of Lady Chua Xu, or to various cultural and historical monuments such as Sam Mountain.

1/ Accommodation:
• 52 brightened and spacious rooms; all have windows with wide and interesting view. Rooms are fully equipped, decorated in warm and romantic style (8 Days Saigon – Mekong Delta Tour By MotorBike).
• Facilities in room include air-con., cable TV and LCD TV set, stocked minibar, electronic safe box, water boiler, hair dryer,.. Bathroom with bathtub or cubical shower and various amenities, hot water is supplied by a solar energy system.

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