What to expect in a Mekong Delta Trip for 3 days and 2 nights
There are so many beautiful tourist attractions in Vietnam. If you will be given a chance to come and visit the country, you would surely want to make a tour of all those great places from the Northern, Central and Southern part of Vietnam. Now, if you were given three days to explore Vietnam, you must choose the most beautiful, most popular and most visited regions in the country. This is an opportunity that you will surely be proud of about Vietnam, so do not ever miss this wonderful event in your life.
One of the great places to visit in Vietnam is the Mekong Delta, which is located in the southern part of the country. In this region, expect to see connected rivers, swamps, beaches, islets, islands, trees along the river, boats, houses on the water, friendly people from different villages, countryside lifestyle, pagodas, rice paddies, fresh fish, fruits, handicrafts, small factories, merchants, tourists and floating markets.
Those who are planning to explore the beauty of the region must book for Mekong Delta tour 3 days 2 nights. Look for the best and trusted Travel Company, so that you will be assured that you will enjoy your trip and you will have English speaking tour guides.
On the first day of your trip, you have to leave Sai Gon early in the morning because it will take you a 3-hour drive to Cai Be. From there, you will get a motor boat and check out the floating market. This is a good time for you to observe how trading happens and what products are on sale. After that, you will be visiting a small factory of coconut candies and crispy rice cakes. Here, you may also buy some handcrafts made out of coconut trees. Next is to visit the An Binh Island, where you can always get fresh fruits.
In the afternoon, you will be exploring along the rivers of the Mekong Delta, so you have to get into small boats. This is best, so that you can pass through the small canals. Just enjoy the fresh air, clean water and trees along the rivers. You may also visit small villages using the bicycles. A good chance to meet people around the village.
Next, is to visit the Vinh Long City, which is a 35-minute drive by boat from the An Binh Island. You will arrive at a marketplace and explore what they can offer. After visiting the market, you have to move to Can Tho for an overnight.
On the second day of your trip, you need to leave early. Catch the boat and board to Cai Rang Floating Market, which is the largest floating markets in Mekong Delta. Enjoy your shopping and the next activity is to visit a noodle factory and a rice paper factory. After lunch, you have to move to Chau Doc by bus or by car. That is where you will spend the night. On your way to Chau Doc, you will have a chance to check out the Crocodile Farm at Long Xuyen.
On the last day of your trip, you will be visiting beautiful landscapes and sceneries. You will have some time to explore the Sam Mountain, visit the Cave Pagoda and experience a tour to Tra Su Forest. Expect to see various species of trees, flowers, fish and birds. This might be the most exciting part of your Mekong Delta trip 3 days 2 nights. Your amazing tour ends there. From Chau Doc, you have to get back to Sai Gon.
Tours are always expected to be very tiring because you have numerous activities, but what’s really amazing is that after looking back at the beautiful landscapes and sceneries, all the tiresome feeling is gone. There is much to enjoy in Vietnam, so if you have a single opportunity to come and visit the place, then do not ever miss that. You will surely not regret coming to Vietnam because everybody from the villages are friendly and you will enjoy the food. Not to forget shopping because you can buy different products from Vietnam for your souvenir. These simple items will surely make you remember that coming to Vietnam is worth it.
Jullian Scott, is a French author and writer of many Asian travel blogs as well as an established restaurant owner in Saigon. She loves to travel and share culture, food and tradition and is most known for being a fusion food artist in Saigon. She became Viet Fun Travel collaborator for 2 year ago.