Tour price: US$ 188 – US$ 337
Duration: 03 days/ 02 nights
Route: Ho Chi Minh City – Cai Be – Mekong Delta – Cai Rang – Ho Chi Minh City
With this tour, we can visit Vinh Long market in the town. This is the best choice for you to take pictures of fish, shrimps, prawns, crabs, snakes, rice-field rats, tropical fruits, vegetable, etc.
Day 1: SAIGON – MY THO – VINH LONG – OVERNIGHT HOME-STAY (L/D)
08:00 hrs, pick up at your hotel and take 2 hour drive southwest of Ho Chi Minh City to the Mekong Delta which is known as the rice bowl of Vietnam. Upon arrival, take a boat cruise around islets and tropical orchards through the canal of Vam Xep to reach a small islet, followed by a relaxing walk along shady and palm fringed trails passing by local villages where you can see their peaceful daily life. Stop en route to visit a bee farm, sip tea with honey and sample fruits with a local family and share their stories of life in the Mekong Delta. Visit a small coconut workshop, just to get a glimpse of typical family run business in this area. Enjoy the lunch at local restaurant on the islet. Walk to a lane where a horse-drawn cart awaits you to transfer to visit handicraft village, a coconut candy factory, enjoy tropical fruit, traditional music and then relaxation with rowing boat through the narrow under shade palm, tree-lined canals of Mekong River before returning to My Tho by motorized boat. Back to the car and then transfer further to Vinh Long.
Accommodation at home-stay in Vinh Long
Meals included: Lunch/Dinner
Day 2: CAI BE FLOATING MARKET – CAN THO (B/L/D)
Have breakfast at home-stay then boat to visit Cai Be floating market, which is full of fruits and vegetable. Then, an optional stop can be made at local workshops where you can see how rice paste, coconut candy and pop-rice, pop-corn is made.
The boat will take you deeper into the countryside on smaller canals and to enjoy the peaceful time. It is so interesting to see traditional houses made of wood and palm tree leaves and see some activities of the local farmers with an opportunity to make contacts with them and see how they catch fish or pick up fruits by ancestral ways in Mekong delta.
A delicious lunch will be served on the An Binh Island.
We can visit Vinh Long market in the town. This is the best choice for you to take pictures of fish, shrimps, prawns, crabs, snakes, rice-field rats, tropical fruits, vegetable, etc.
Transfer to Can Tho for overnight at home-stay.
Accommodation at home-stay in Can Tho
Meals included: Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner
Day 3: CAI BE FLOATING MARKET – CAN THO(B/L)
After the simple breakfast at home-stay, you will be transferred to the Ninh Kieu quay to discover Cai Rang floating market.
Take in the beautiful scenery and the daily activities of the locals who lives along the Mekong canals and you will roam through the village to visit a rice-husking mill and a rice noodles making shop. A chance to discover the daily life of Vietnamese people in Mekong Delta.
Have lunch at local restaurant before coming back to Ho Chi Minh City. Arrival Ho Chi Minh City at evening. Finish the trip at the hotel.
Meals included: Breakfast/Lunch
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- Transfers by private car
- English speaking guide
- Entrance fees & boat fees at places
- Accommodation at home-stay
- Meals as mentioned (Breakfast, lunch, dinner)
- Other language speaking guides (available at surcharge)
- Drinks, personal expenses and tips
- Other services not mentioned in the programme