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Overview

For those who want to see the floating market within one day this trip is the perfect choice for you. Travel to the heart of the Mekong Delta, this trip is your chance to experience the famous floating market of Cai Be and see locals trading fruit and other produce direct from their boats as well as witness everyday life in the watery world. Following is the visit to Tan Phong Island where you can immerse yourself in nature. 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.

Group size: less than 15pax

Highlights 

  • Take a boat ride to Tan Phong Island to see local products being made
  • Visit Cai Be floating market and experience the trading culture of the Mekong Delta
  • Take part in cooking experience and learn how to prepare special Vietnamese dishes.
  • Cycle around the village path with fruit orchards and bonsai garden

 

Itinerary 

           
6:15 - 6:30 Pick up at your hotel in Ho Chi Minh City.

Depart for Cai Be by car/van via Trung Luong Express Highway.  

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 and visit the orchard and fruit plantation, accompanied by traditional southern Vietnamese folk music.
 
Keep cruising to experience the charms of the Upper Mekong Delta, where you can immerse yourself in nature. 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 in the hammocks to get back your energy.
 
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. Take a boat ride back to Cai Be and meet your bus for the trip back to Ho Chi Minh City. Trip ends.


 

PACKAGE INCLUDED

  • Ac van/ bus pick up ( centrally hotel located), transfer & sightseeing as per program.
  • Boat trips in the Mekong delta.
  • English speaking guide
  • All entrance fees
  • Cooking class
  • Bikes
  • Meals as indicated in the program (L=Lunch )

PACKAGE EXCLUDED

  • Beverages, Tips ( not compulsory), and Personal Expenses
  • Other things not mentioned clearly in the packages

CHILDREN POLICIES

  • Children under 4 years old sharing the seat on the bus with parents is free of charge (no extra seat provided). 
  • Children from 4 – 8 years old will be required to pay 75% of tour price, from 9 years old will be required to pay full price.
 


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