Highlight of the tour: Explore the off-the-beaten-tracks of Mekong’s charm and friendliness of the local people. Cycling through the countryside road to see life of the locals and the ancient Khmer pagodas, the farmers who are working on their rice paddies and gardens. These methods of travel are both fun and less harmful to the environment. This is your chance to travel into the hidden parts of the Mekong’s people and culture.
Duration: 2 days – 1 night
Operation: Daily departure
Tour route: Saigon - Cau Ke - Saigon
DAY 1: CAU KE ARRIVAL (-/L/D)
Arrive at Cau Ke town.
Check in Homestay. Have lunch.
Walk or cycle through the villages to Ba Mi. You will see how local farmers work on their rice paddy or local gardeners does their gardening (growing vegetables or fruit trees). Visit Ba Mi church and school (there is no schooling during summer vacation from May till September).
Finish your walking/cycling at a Khmer pagoda before getting back to Homestay. Have dinner. Overnight at Homestay.
DAY 2: CAU KE DEPARTURE (B/-/-)
07:30 am: After breakfast, walk or ride your bicycle through Khmer villages such Canh Dal, Tra Khao, Giong Lon to see how local people make their living or talk to the local elderly about wars that happened in the areas, etc then get on the bus awaiting at the big road to go to Cau Ke Market (visit the market and the Huynh Ky ancient house). After the visit, transfer through National Road 54 (QL 54) back to Saigon or Can Tho city for your onward trip.
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PACKAGE PRICE PER PERSON IN US DOLLAR FOR PERIOD OF 2016 – 2017
(1 USD = 22.500 VND)
Price of package 2 days 1 night (excl VAT)
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Accommodation; Entrance fees; Meals as indicated (01 lunch, 01 dinner, 01 breakfast), bikes, tea, fruits; Local English speaking tour guide
Personal expenses; Insurance; Other meals
Air tickets; Visa; Tip & gratuity; Transport; VAT