Ho Chi Minh City
Breakfast at the hotel, stay the day at leisure. You can join one of the following option tours (extra costs apply):
Optional tour for non-golfers: Optional tour “Mekong Delta” (Duration: 08:00 - 17:30)
Optional tour including a lunch, cruise and escorted tours
Depart from Saigon around 8am and head south to Ben Tre province, famous for its coconut production and quiet, peaceful waterways.
On arrivals at Balai Bridge, we take a short walk through a lush shaded garden to Mrs Ba Dung Pier where we will board our Coco River Cruise.
Enjoy our welcome drink with fresh coconut juice while cruising along the canal and head to HuuDinh village. Continue on a rickshaw trip on the village path through rice paddies and coco garden to get to Ca Ro dyke. Stop for a visit at a local house of Mr Hoang who and his wife live on making incense sticks for living. As incenses are used in most temples and local homes those work ship Buddha and ancestor. The local believe that burning incense in the house to keep it cozy. And they also believe that burning incense when they pray to god or ancestor, that holy smoke will transfer their words and god will understand. This traditional job had been existed for many decades.
Afterwards, take a rowing sampan through a beautiful small canal and enjoy the tropical scenery with its tranquility. Along the way, we will see the daily activities from the locals.
Getting back to our boat, we refresh with honey tea and fruits on board and continue cruising to visit another local business, a coconut processing place as Ben Tre has been famous as a coconut land and its products. We will also get to know how useful the coconut is to local life here from coconut fibers, oil, candies, wood etc. This plant plays an important role in the local economy.
Then we continue cruising to a local restaurant for lunch. Enjoy the Mekong Delta specialty and relax before heading back to our boat, cruising back to pier where our car will bring us back to Saigon.
Arrive at our hotel after 2hour drive, leisure and overnight.
Optional for golfers: Golf at Tan Son Nhat Golf Club (located in the city)
-- One round of golf – 18 holes
-- One caddie per golfer at each golf course (caddie fees included but not caddie tips)
-- Riding golf cart include, 2 golfers per cart
-- Car transfer hotel – golf course – hotel
* Pairing of single golfers will be done at the discretion of the golf course
* Not available for morning tee time at weekend
* Transfer time: 30-45 minutes depend on traffic
* Club rental available at price of USD 50 per person per round. Please advise right-hand or left-hand