Tan Phong Island is a must-visit tourist attraction in Mekong Delta tours. Immerse yourself in fresh fruit orchards and rustic life. Relax in the picturesque scenery of the rustic Mekong Delta and we assure that it will be a truly memorable experience you have ever had. Mekong Rustic in Tan Phong Island Tour

Tour Route: Ho Chi Minh City – Cai Be – Tan Phong Island – Ho Chi Minh City
Duration: 1 Day
Start/ End: Ho Chi Minh City/ Ho Chi Minh City
Pick up: 07:30 AM at lobby of the hotel
Drop off: 05:30 PM at lobby of the hotel
Group Tour: Available – Upon request
Tour Category: Mekong Delta Tours
Tour Customizable: Definitely! (Tell us what you wish to do in the inquiry form)

Highlights 1-day Mekong Ecolodge in Tan Phong Island

  • Visit two religious sites in  the Mekong Delta
  • Experience a boat trip through Cai Be floating market on the way to Tan Phong Island
  • Offer a local perspective of Vietnamese daily life
  • Taste the exotic fruits in Mekong Delta
  • Enjoy a delicious typical lunch at Mekong Rustic Restaurant
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Tan Phong Island – Morning

Pick up at our hotel at around 7.30 AM, we will drive to Cai Be in the Mekong Delta. On arrival, we will have a quick visit to Cao Dai Temple Cai Be which symbolizes for the local unique religion and then Cai Be Cathedral. We then embark on a boat to visit an inland market and a floating market to observe the daily life of the local people and to understand the difference between two markets. Continue with a rowing boat, we will discover the exciting Mekong River life through the small canals.

Cai Be Cathedral mekong ecolodge in Tan Phong island

Back to the main tourist boat and transfer to our Mekong Rustic located Tan Phong Island. Enjoy the welcome drink and taste the local fresh fruits before cycling around Tan Phong Island to visit traditional handicraft workshops of handbags, rice papers. If it’s on school days, we will stop by a local primary/secondary school to talk and make friends with lovely children.

tan phong island

We then visit a local farmer’s family, enjoy a cup of green tea, try the specialties of banana candies, talk with the host to understand more about the importance of agriculture in the Mekong Delta. If you wish, we can try our hand at plucking fruits at the host’s garden before continuing cycling to the ‘bang’ conical hat.

mekong delta orchard tan phong island

Tan Phong Island – Afternoon

Back to Mekong Rustic restaurant for lunch with delicious typical food, we will have a short break before embarking on a boat to leave Tan Phong Island for the pier to come back to Ho Chi Minh City. We will arrive at your hotel in the late afternoon. Tour ends.

What’s Included?

  • Private ground transfer
  • English speaking tour guide (other languages upon request)
  • Boat & Rowing boat
  • Fruits (on boat, at the orchard)
  • Bikes
  • Pop-rice
  • Sightseeing fees
  • Lunch
  • Water during the trip

What’s Excluded?

  • Other expense not included in the itineraries
  • Tips and beverages