Escape the hustle and bustle of Ho Chi Minh City and discover the tranquil beauty of the Mekong Delta region with our Vinh Trang Pagoda and Ben Tre day tour. Join us for a journey through the picturesque countryside and witness the daily activities of the friendly locals who call this region home.
Vinh Trang Pagoda, located in My Tho city, Tien Giang province, is a beautiful Buddhist temple known for its unique architecture that blends Vietnamese, Chinese, and Cambodian styles. Built in the 19th century, it is one of the largest pagodas in the Mekong Delta region, covering an area of over 2 hectares.
On the other hand, Ben Tre is a province in the Mekong Delta region known for its lush orchards, coconut groves, and scenic waterways. Taking a boat ride along the Mekong River in Ben Tre is an opportunity to experience the local way of life and witness the daily activities of the people living along the river. You can see fishermen catching fish with traditional nets, locals making rice paper, coconut candy, and other handmade crafts.
* Visit the Vinh Trang Pagoda, a stunning Buddhist temple that showcases the vibrant cultural heritage of Vietnam.
* Take a boat ride along the Mekong River and immerse yourself in the local way of life.
* Enjoy a delicious lunch at a local restaurant.
* Visit a coconut candy workshop and sample some of the local treats.
* Experience the natural beauty and serenity of the Mekong Delta region.
Ho Chi Minh City
8:00 am suggested
* Professional English-speaking guide
* Air-conditioned transportation
* Boat ride along the Mekong River
* Lunch at a local restaurant
* All entrance fees
* Hotel pickup and drop-off within Ho Chi Minh City Center
* The tour may be subject to change depending on weather and local conditions.
* Wear comfortable shoes and clothing suitable for the weather.
* Bring sunscreen, a hat, and insect repellent.
* Don’t forget your camera to capture the stunning scenery of the Mekong Delta region.
8:00am – Pick up from your hotel in Ho Chi Minh City.
10:00am – Visit Vinh Trang Pagoda, a beautiful Buddhist temple located in My Tho city, Tien Giang province.
11:00am – Transfer to Ben Tre province, a part of the Mekong Delta region. Take a boat ride along the Mekong River to explore the local way of life and witness the daily activities of the people living.
12:30pm – Enjoy a delicious lunch at a local restaurant.
13:30pm – Visit a coconut candy workshop to see how this popular local candy is made and sample some of the delicious treats.
14:30pm – Return to Ho Chi Minh City.
17:00pm – Drop off at your hotel in Ho Chi Minh City.
Please note that the timings are approximate and may vary depending on traffic conditions and the pace of your tour group.
This day tour was a great way to experience the beauty and culture of the Mekong Delta region. The Vinh Trang Pagoda was stunning, and the boat ride along the river in Ben Tre was an unforgettable experience. The coconut candy workshop was a fun and tasty addition, and the lunch was delicious. Highly recommend!