MEKONG DELTA ONE DAY TOUR FLOATING MARKET - EXPERIENCE FLOATING MARKET FOR A DAY
Cai Be Floating Market is one of the top tourist attraction places in Mekong Delta Area, contiguous to three Southwest provinces of Tien Giang, Ben Tre and Vinh Long. The market represents all the characteristics of local life in Southwest region. Many boats filled with different kind of fruits, vegetables, foods and other items are anchored along the river, all the day.
Experiencing marvelous sceneries, trying and trading fresh fruits and other native specialties while on boats – have you ever thought of those unbelievable things? Not like flea markets and glorious, convenient stores or supermarkets in Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City and other big cities, floating market is a specialty in this land, here in the Southerm Mekong Delta, Vietnam. Most of residents travel and live on boats as the structure of maze canals so floating markets become the unique feature and it also become a must-come destination when you have a chance visit this Western charming area.
Let our tour guide take you to the land of romantic landscapes, friendly people and hustling daily life through a variety of activities including: taking a boat trip on Mekong River, visiting Cai Be Floating Market and Coconut Farm, listening to Tai Tu Music as well as visiting lush fruit gardens at Tan Phong Island.
- Long Dinh rest stop
- Cai Be Floating Market
- Visit the place where coconut candy and crispy rice popcorn are made
- Visit the orchard and fruit plantation
- Enjoy traditional southern Vietnamese folk music
- Bycycle tour
EXPERIENCE FLOATING MARKET FOR A DAY (L)
07:30 Am. Let's join Mekong Delta One Day Tour Floating Market. Our tour guide and car will pick you up at your hotel. Depart for Cai Be Town and stop to take photos in Tan An town overlooking the picturesque flat rice fields. On the way to Cai Be, the bus stops at Rest top for your break time or to take some pictures at Long Dinh Rest Top.
Mekong Delta One Day Tour Floating Market for rowing boats.
On arrival in Cai Be Town, 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 Vinh Long through a series of small canals to experience the charms of the Upper Mekong Delta. Arrive in Tan Phong Island, the green pearl where you can immerse yourself in nature.
Mekong Delta One Day Tour Floating Market for making a typical roof house by coconut palm leaf.
After that you can cycle about 1 hour around the village path with fruit orchards and bonsai gardens. Meet the local islanders to learn more about the local daily life in the Mekong Delta and see how they make the net rice paper, typical roof house, how to make souvenirs from water hyacinth …
Afternoon: Enjoy lunch at the Ba Kiet Ancient House with a local meal. Relax in the hammocks to get back your energy.
When we are done, The boat will take you back to Cai Be wet market to see how the local people are buying and selling food products, fruits, fish….. and meet your van for the trip back to Ho Chi Minh City.
17:30. Ends Mekong Delta One Day Tour Floating Market trip.
Have a great journey with Luco Travel !
- Rates are in USD per person.
- Packaged prices for minimum 1pax.
- Please note for any kind of payment: bank fee is on the sender.
Tour Price Includes:
- All transfers and transportation with air-conditioned vehicles
- Local English speaking guides
- All entrance fees as program
- Lunch as per itinerary
- Traditional music performance
- Boat trip in Mekong Delta
- Bicycles in Mekong Delta
- Seasonal Tropical Fruit
- 01 mineral bottle of water
- Wet tissues
Tour Price Excludes:
- Visa & international flights in and out the country
- Other services & meals than mentioned
- Tips, bank transfer fee if any.
- Children under 05 years old are FOC.
- Children from 05 - 09 years old are charged at 75% based on adult rates.
- Children above 10 years old are charged at 100% based on adult rates.