Phu Quoc is unarguably perfect for your beach holiday with emerald water for swimming and snorkeling activities and you can’t find a better way to get there from Saigon than taking our below short tour for an in-depth look around the Mekong Delta for the first 2 nights, to make your journey complete. Please take a look at our detailed itinerary for more details.
Day 1: Saigon – CanTho.
You will be picked up at your hotel/accommodation in Saigon for a 2.5 hour drive to CaiBe in the Mekong Delta. After a warm welcome on arrival, you will be taken on a beautiful boat ride to visit a handicraft workshop run by family famous for coconut candy, pop-rice & pop-corn sweet, rice cracker as well as sesame & peanut brittle. You then cross this mighty Mekong river for a nice walk onto an island with lots of orchards and a chance to taste some fruits picked fresh from vine while interacting with the gardeners about their agricultural experiences. Enjoy lunch on the island. After siesta, cruise along the creeks to VinhLong for a transfer to CanTho for the night.
Day 2: CanTho – Rach Gia.
After breakfast, enjoy a boat ride from downtown along the Hau river towards the Cai Rang floating market. On arrival, your captain will manage to bring you inside this busy floating market surrounded by hundreds of boats so that you can take up close view of local business on the water & their exotic fruits hanging on the bamboo pole for sale. Chance to climb up one of the merchant boats’ rooftop to purchase their fresh bananas / pine apples. Leave the boat opposite the floating market and continue to drive to your next destination Bang Lang Sanctuary to take a promenade through an authentic village. You can climb up the ranger in the middle of the sanctuary to see thousands of storks of difference species. Lunch en route before you arrive in Rach Gia Coastal City for the night.
Day 3: Rach Gia – Phu Quoc.
After having breakfast at hotel, you will be shuttled to Rach Gia Dock for a speedboat ride to your holiday paradise: Phu Quoc island. On arrival, check in your hotel. End of service of Ho Chi Minh to Phu Quoc Tour 3 days.