Immersing into seasonal picturesque flat rice fields and learn about daily activities on the Cai Be floating market. Taste the local specialties, visit interesting family businesses, such coconut candy and crispy rice popcorn mills; deeply explore the local vi... View more
Travel Styles: Classic Tours , Family Tours
Destinations: Ho Chi Minh, CAI BE, Can Tho, Cai Rang Floating Market
Duration: 2 Days & 1 Night

Day 1 : HCMC – Cai Be – Can Tho (Lunch (dinner only at the homestay))

Picture of HCMC – Cai Be – Can Tho

Itinerary day 1: HCMC – Cai Be – Can Tho

Pick up (6-6.30am) at your hotel in Ho Chi Minh city. Depart for Cai Be by car/van via Trung Luong Expressway. On arrival in Cai Be, set off for the Cai Be floating market by motorboat and watch the locals trading fruit and many other commodities on their vessels. Visit a small family business to see how coconut candy and crispy rice popcorn are made. Then wander in small villages; visit fruit plantations, accompanied by traditional southern Vietnamese folk music.

Afterwards, paddling through a series of small canals to experience the charm of the Upper Mekong Delta, where you can enjoy yourself with the nature. Lunchtime is a good chance to get closer with the local and you will learn how to prepare special Vietnamese dishes so lunch. Lunch with fresh river food is served in the heart of the garden.

Cycle in the village path through orchards. Meet the local islanders to learn more about the local daily life in the Mekong Delta. Transfer to Can Tho. Overnight at hotel or homestay in Can Tho.

Day 2 : Can Tho – Cai Rang (floating market) – HCMC (Breakfast and lunch)

Picture of Can Tho – Cai Rang (floating market) – HCMC

Itinerary day 2: Can Tho – Cai Rang (floating market) – HCMC

Take a leisure boat trip to explore the picturesque tributaries of the Lower Mekong River (Bassac River) then visit to Cai Rang floating market, which is the liveliest one in the whole of region.

Walking trip to visit the fruit plantation and local noodle factory.

Visit Binh Thuy communal house and Munir Ansay Pagoda - a Khmer pagoda, renowned for its unique structure.

Have lunch and return to Ho Chi Minh City, arrive around 5.30pm.

The given price per person on our website is based on sharing room

This tour only runs on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday

What’s included?

  • A/C comfortable minivan or bus
  • Water on the go, 1 bottle per day
  • Meals: lunch on day 1 (dinner only at the homestay), breakfast and lunch on day 2
  • Homestay or 2* Hotels on day 1 based on your preference (upgrade to 3* is possible)
  • Fruit & tea with honey
  • All entry fees and other fares like boat trips
  • English speaking guide

What’s excluded?

  • Beverages, taxes or service charge
  • Personal expenses
  • All services and items not mentioned specifically in the list above

What do I need to bring?

  • Booking Invoice from us
  • Valid Passport with valid visa
  • Cash for personal expense

What do I need to know?

The period in between November and April the weather is still changeable from sunny, to chilly and rainy. It is advisable in this period to bring some rain protection and some warmer clothing. During the period of April to November it will good to pack a wide brimmed hat, sunscreen (at least SPF15), a reliable insect repellent, a camera and lots of batteries.

Get Up and Go Vietnam is doing all possible to make your journey and travel experience an unforgettable one. Weather conditions, we unfortunately cannot control. Our apologies for that!

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