Tour Route: Ho Chi Minh City – Cai Be Floating Market – Vinh Long – Ho Chi Minh City
Duration: 1 Day
Tour Type: Classic Mekong Delta tour and local experience
Start /End: Ho Chi Minh City / Ho Chi Minh City
Tour Categories: Mekong Delta Tours
Group size: Private group tour from 2 people
Activities: Boating, walking, cycling, and cultural experience
Commencement date: All time around the year upon request
Mekong Delta Tour Itinerary – Morning
Our Mekong Delta tour at the colorful Cai Be floating market will depart from Ho Chi Minh City.
At 8.00 AM, our tour guide will pick you up at your hotel in Ho Chi Minh City, then you will be transferred by coach to reach the colorful Cai Be floating market. En route, admire the idyllic sceneries of villages that we pass by. On arrival, embark on a sampan boat and cruise among wooden boats full of tropical fruits and vegetables. Don’t miss the chance to enjoy the fresh tropical fruits on the boat. We will stop by a local workshop area to see how people make rice paste, coconut candy, pop-rice and popcorn.
The rowing boat continues to take us deeper into the countryside on palm-lined canals and you can joy the peaceful time. It is also interesting for you to see typical houses in the region made of wood and palm tree leaves. See local farmers do their farm works, talk to them, see how they catch fish are amazing opportunities this 1-day Mekong Delta tour offers.
Have lunch at a local eatery while sitting in the middle of picturesque and beautiful green gardens.
Mekong Delta Tour Itinerary – Afternoon
After lunch, you are free at leisure for a while before hopping on a bike for a thrilling ride on village pathways and head to a fruit garden for fruit picking.
At 3.00 PM, cruise back to Vinh Long city to get on our awaiting vehicle to turn back Ho Chi Minh City. Trip ends!
Tips for Visiting Mekong Delta & Cai Be Floating Market
Since this day tour is mostly taken place on boat, you are suggested wearing comfortable outfits, pleasant walking shoes and a lightweight daypack for your important belongings. Mosquitos repellent is also needed as they often come out around twilight till dark.