What you’ll get

  • Duration : 2 days

  • Departure : Ho Chi Minh City

  • Suitable : Family, Friends, Honey moon couple

  • Type : Land tour

  • Product Code : T88MKG04

Overview

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 village through handlebars; paddling the canal system by kayak; explore the local floating market at its nicest time and most exciting of the day.

Highlights

    • Exploring two traditional markets of Mekong delta people
    • Biking in the village path through orchards to learn about local life
    • Visiting Binh Thuy communal house and Munir Ansay Pagoda - a Khmer pagoda
OPTION TYPE MAX RATES WHAT'S INCLUDES? TOTAL MAKE RESERVATION
Homestay

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Standard ( 2* hotel)

Standard ( 2* hotel)

Size : 26m2 Max Adults: 2

Bed size: Double/ Twin

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Superior ( 3* hotel)

Superior ( 3* hotel)

Size : 22m2 Max Adults: 2

Bed size: Double/ Twin

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  • Meals
    1 Lunch
  • Transportation
    Shuttle bus, Cruise
  • Accommodation
    "Accommodation - oneId: #4", "Accommodation - oneId: #1"
  • Price Includes
    • All entrance fees
    • English speaking guide
    • Boat trip in the Mekong delta
    • Accommodation: Homestay or hotel
    • A/c van/bus pick up (centrally located hotel)
    • Dinner is only for homestay option
    • Meals as indicated in the program (B= breakfast, L = Lunch)
    Price Excludes
    • Drinks
    • Travel insurance
    • Personal expense
    • Vietnamese entry visa
  • Cancellation by Customer

    For almost of our tours, once tour is confirmed and fully paid but for one reason they cancel the tour, the following charges will apply in the event of cancellation prior to tour commencement:

    • More than 45 days prior to trip departure: No charge (Full refund will be made but transaction fee will be paid by you).
    • 30-45 days before arrival: 10% of total tour price.
    • 15-29 days before arrival: 50% of total tour price.
    • 7-14 days before arrival: 75% of total tour price.
    • Within 7 days before arrival: 100% tour price.

    Note:

    • The above fees are subject to an added bank transaction fee.
    • There will be no refund given for any unused or missed ground arrangements, sightseeing, meals or hotel accommodations.
    • For no show cases, there will be no refund.
    • All cancellations must be in person or in writing and received by us
  • Cancellation by Weather

    In case of an unexpected situation/ bad weather causes an effect on your trip after commencement, we serve the right to change the itinerary of your booked tour for the safety of all clients in the group. If there are more than one solution, we will ask for your permission and agreement to do the next step. In such kind of cancellation, the refund of any payment on the un-used portion of transportation service, hotel service, car rental or tours will be given.

  • Children Policy
    • Under 4 years: Free of Charge.
    • From 4 to 8 years old: 50% of adult’s fare and sharing bed with parents.
    • From 9 to 11 years old: 75% of adult’s fare and using existing bed.
    • Students with ID student card: 90% of adult’s fare and using existing bed.
    • Over 11 years old: 100% of adult’s fare and using existing bed.

Itineraries

Day 1: HCMC – Cai Be – Can Tho

6:00 am – 6:30 am: Pick up 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 motor boats 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. 
Afterward, paddling through a series of small canals by kayaking to experience the charm of the Upper Mekong Delta. Arrive in Tan Phong Island, the green pearl where you can enjoy yourself with nature. Lunchtime is a good chance to get closer with the local and you will learn how to prepare special Vietnamese dishes. Food is cooked by yourself, and 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/homestay in Can Tho.

Meals: L

Accommodation: Hotel/ Homestay

Day 2: Can Tho – Cai Rang floating market – HCMC

Breakfast at the hotel/homestay.
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.
Around 17:30: Arrive in your hotel in Ho Chi Minh city

Meals: B, L

Accommodation: N/A

Important Notes

    Tour departures every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. Tour is not operated between 01 Feb and 09 Feb 2019 (Vietnam Lunar New Year)


Questions & Answers

  • Asked by Lara Sanderson | 23 May 2019

    How much for one adult and two teens? Is a reservation necessary? Will you pick up at hotel? Thanks, Cristina

    Answered by admin | 25 May 2019

    Hello, Thank you so much for interested in our trip. I has sent detail itinerary, price, inclusion and exclusion via your email address. Please check it to see more. If your kids are from 12 years old. The price is same as adult. We will free pick up if your hotel was located in District 1. Thanks again

  • Asked by Bilal Lind | 11 May 2019

    "Hi...how much for 3 adults and a 3 year's old toddler please ? We concern option 3-star. Does the tour include: coconut candy factory, floating market, Fruit Orchards? Thanks"

    Answered by admin | 23 May 2019

    "Hello Mr, Thank you so much for contacting us. The price is 140$/pax for 3-star hotel option. Your kids will be free of charge. Tour included: coconut candy factory, fruit orchards, folk music, kayak, floating market... I also sent detail email via your email address. Please check it"

  • Asked by Mercer Cressac | 23 Feb 2019

    Hello. I am from France and a solo travel. Would you have any recomend to me? Please send email, I will check. Thanks

    Answered by admin | 23 May 2019

    Thank you so much. We received your request. You can join group tour to save money and have funny time with the guest who from everywhere in the world. I has sent email with itinerary for full day, 2-day and 3-day. Please check it to see detail. Thanks again. Hope I can serve you when you come Vietnam. Best wishes,

Customer Reviews

Excellent

9.2

Based on 31 reviews

Review summary

  • Service
    9.3
  • Organization
    9.1
  • Value for money
    9.0
  • Safety
    9.2
8.0

Bilal Lind

Sweden
23 May 2019
Most touristic Like most activities in Asia, it is very touristy, in all places you visit, they want you to shop and give money.
9.3

Helen H

Australia
10 Mar 2019
Great place and Fantastic value Our two day one night trip was really well organised. Our guide was great, and well informed. The highlight was the floating market, but the other visits were interesting and varied. Our trip had a... See more

Our two day one night trip was really well organised. Our guide was great, and well informed. The highlight was the floating market, but the other visits were interesting and varied. Our trip had about 12-15 people. Everything as taken care of and it was amazing value. Highly recommended!

9.3

M8135IPjamiew

Australia
10 Mar 2019
Mekong Delta Tour Our guide was hilarious. She had the best sense of humour and interacted with the entire group. She was full of knowledge and answered all our stupid questions. The tour was well worth it and the l... See more

Our guide was hilarious. She had the best sense of humour and interacted with the entire group. She was full of knowledge and answered all our stupid questions. The tour was well worth it and the lunch at the end of the day was spectacular.

9.5

AdrienFrdji

United Kingdom
06 Mar 2019
"Very professional with a hint of humour" Discovering the Mekong delta was a great experience. The Bus was on time and every activity was scheduled perfectly. Our Tour Guide was of a great help and very professional. We were very well l... See more

Discovering the Mekong delta was a great experience. The Bus was on time and every activity was scheduled perfectly. Our Tour Guide was of a great help and very professional. We were very well looked after and she never missed an opportunity for a joke. Thank you again for all your hard work.

9.0

nadinetalavera

United States
05 Mar 2019
"Learned a lot from our local tour guide" The tour guide was a local from Mekong region and our tour learned a lot from him. He was very helpful during the tour - both to the locals and to the tourists. He shared a lot of information about... See more

The tour guide was a local from Mekong region and our tour learned a lot from him. He was very helpful during the tour - both to the locals and to the tourists. He shared a lot of information about his home region and sang us songs. Two thumbs up to him and this tour!