Ben Tre one day tour : Explore Coconut Kingdom

Prices starting from: US $56

This Ben Tre one day tour from Ho Chi Minh city is perfect for those who have limited time but want to travel off the beaten path and see a glimpse of Mekong, explore Coconut kingdom in Ben Tre, only 2 hours drive from Ho Chi Minh city. 

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Destinations included:
Ho Chi Minh - Ben Tre - Ho Chi Minh

Ben Tre one day tour : Explore Coconut Kingdom

Price: US $56
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What to expect on Ben Tre one day tour

  • Get on the wooden boat to explore Mekong river area
  • Visit a coconut dehusking workshop
  • Have a tuk-tuk ride along small village
  • Enjoy a variety of tropical fruits
  • Visit a broom workshop with many female worker
  • Have lunch at a table near the river with home-made food
  • Learn to climb up a coconut tree
  • Fishing by castnet

Itinerary of one day tour to Ben Tre

7:00 am, pick you up at the hotel and drive down to Mo Cay, Ben Tre

The first stop will be a colorful food market where locals go shopping every day. Starting from the rice section to fish and seafood where you can see many alive fish, frogs, shrimps, crabs. Next to fish area is vegetable and meat part. Vegetable is harvested and sold to the market within two days that keep it very fresh. The end of the market is fruits and flowers section where you can smell the most stringy fruit durian. if you are brave enough, you could try a small piece of durian.

Rides on local transports in a village untouched by tourism. Enjoy the fresh wind and beautiful scenery from the river.

The journey will also allow you to ride on tuk-tuks, paddle boats, and more

Before having lunch, our guide will take you to a local workshop where makes a broom from coconut sticks. You will have chance to meet many female workers who are hard-working and easy-going.

Enjoy homemade cuisine and local specialities include grilled fish, spring rolls, fried rice, and shrimp. If you need vegan, vegetarian, Halal food or a special diet, no worries. We prepare a meal as your request if you inform us in advance.

You will be treated to a homemade lunch – Vietnamese style. Engage in fun activities and interact with real local people!

After a warm and satisfying lunch, you may find yourself resting on a hammock, surrounded by coconut trees.

If you still have energy, you could learn how to catch fish by fish nest or learn to climb up a coconut tree.


Around 2:30 pm, say goodbye to your new friends and go back to Ho Chi Minh City around 5.00pm

Ben Tre one day tour

Making bloom workshop in Ben Tre

Ben tre day trip

Relaxing on a hammock in Mekong Delta

Lunch in Mekong delta

Lunch with local food in Mekong

PRIVATE TOUR rate quoted in American Dollars per person in a private group.

No of travelers2-3 pax4-6 pax7–9 pax10 pax up
Price in USD/person$79$56$37$34

What’s included

  • Hynam’s live English speaking tour guide
  • Local tuk tuk ride around the village
  • Private transfer with Air conditioned vehicle
  • Lunch with local food

What’s excluded

  • Tipping
  • Personal expenses
  • Beverage
  • Travel insurance

We pride ourselves in creating personalised travel experiences that suit all your preferences and needs.

With this tour you can:

  • Choose your own departure date
  • Select the comfort level of accommodation
  • Adjust activities to cater to special interests
  • Modify any aspect of the tour as needed