This day tour take you to visit Cai Be floating market in Mekong delta. Experience the ordinary lifestile of local people in Mekong delta. Visit Tan Phong island and much more…
Ho Chi Minh City – Cai Be floating market – Tan Phong Island – Ho Chi Minh City
6.30 Pick up at your hotel in Ho Chi Minh city. Depart for Cai Be by car/van via Trung Luong Express Highway,
stopping to take photos in Tan An town overlooking the picturesque flat rice fields.
9.30 On arrival in Cai Be, set off by motor boat to visit the Cai Be floating market and watch the locals trading fruit and
many other commodities on board their vessels. Visit a small family business to see how coconut candy and crispy rice
popcorn are made. Then wander into the small villages to visit the orchard and fruit plantation, accompanied by traditional
southern Vietnamese folk music.
11.30 Keep cruising to a series of small canals to experience the charms of the Upper Mekong Delta. Arrive in Tan
Phong island, join to a cooking class. Enjoy your cooking experience and learn how to prepare special Vietnamese
dishes. Food cooked by yourself and fresh river food served in the heart of the garden. Relax on the hammocks to get
back your energy.
14.00 Cycle around the village path with fruit orchards and bonsai garden. Meet the local islanders to learn more
about the local daily life in the Mekong delta.
15.00 Take a boat ride back to Cai Be, meet the car/van for the trip back to Ho Chi Minh city.
18.00 Arrival in Ho Chi Minh city.
Tour price includes:
- Transfer & sightseeing as per program.
- Boat trips in the Mekong delta.
- English speaking guide
- All entrance fees
- Cooking class
- Meals as indicated in the program ( L=Lunch )
- Mineral water, wet tissue
- Personal expenses.