Cai Rang Floating Market and Mekong Delta Tour
Can Tho, Vietnam
Can Tho, Vietnam
Cai Rang Floating Market and Mekong Delta Tour 2 day 1 night is the perfect private tour to explore the real Vietnam southern rural life and culture of the Mekong Delta provided by Culture Pham Travel.
By booking our Mekong Delta Private Tour, you will have a great chance to admire all the highlights of the Mekong Delta such as Vinh Trang pagoda, Cai Rang floating market, the local orchard, and fruit plantation as well as the interesting boat ride along the Mekong river. Plus, you will experience some daily activities such as making coconut candy and rice vermicelli noodles with the locals.
Mekong Delta is the region in southwestern Vietnam where the Mekong River approaches and empties into the sea through a network of distributaries as known as the largest rice basket in Vietnam is the local habitat of wildlife, unique landscape, and historical relics alternate with local people.
Cai Rang Floating Market is a unique and feature market of the Mekong Delta that nowhere else in Vietnam has. It is about 7 km from Can Tho city with a history of more than 200 years. This is also the typical, bustling, and most famous market for the western river culture.
Pick-up time: 7:30 am.
Highlight attractions: Vinh Trang pagoda, Tortoise islet, the fruit plantation and villages, Coconut Candy Factory, and Cai Rang floating market.
Transportation: private car/ sampan boat.
At 7.30 am: Our car and local guide will pick you up at your hotel in Saigon and transfer you to My Tho.
Along the way from Ho Chi Minh City to Can Tho, our driver will stop at local rice fields, and the beautiful Vam Co Dong river for you to capture some photos.
Around 9.30 am: we will visit Vinh Trang pagoda – the largest and most sacred pagoda in Mekong Delta. Our local guide will tell you the special features of this pagoda as well as its important role in the soul of locals in the Mekong River Delta.
After that, we enjoy the fresh air and beautiful rural landscapes of the Mekong Delta by taking a boat ride along the river. Our local guide will explain to you the daily life activities of the locals on both sides of the river. We will enjoy the real rural sceneries of stilt houses, fruit plantations, and fishing villages.
On the first day of the Cai Rang Floating Market and Mekong Delta Tour 2 days 1 night, we will enjoy a lovely lunch made by the locals at Tortoise islet with local fresh specialties.
Then, We will cruise through the shadows of the water coconut forests to get to Ben Tre. Upon arrival, we will do some unique activities such as exploring the traditional houses and enjoying seasonal fruit and honey tea with lemon while listening to Southern Vietnamese folk music (performed by local artists).
By booking our Cai Rang Floating Market and Mekong Delta Tour, you will have a great chance to experience making coconut candies at a local family. Our local guide will be with you to explore the fruit plantation and villages, help you take fabulous photos, and interact with the locals.
After all, we will check in at your hotel in Can Tho and you are free time to visit Ninh Kieu Wharf, Can Tho Market, or sample the delicious local dishes at the restaurants nearby.
At 7.00 am: We will pick you up at your hotel in Can Tho and start the Cai Rang Floating Market Tour by boat. We will go along on the picturesque tributaries of the Mekong River and admire the wonderful Cai Rang floating market.
We will witness the largest floating market with water commerce from the large cargo vessels to smaller sampans weave. You will have a chance to enjoy some of the amazing, delicious local food and understand more about the local daily life on boats.
After that, we will walk around the villages, admire the orchard garden, and challenge ourselves by keeping balance and crossing Monkey bridges. Besides that, you will learn how to make rice vermicelli noodles.
Last but not least in our Cai Rang Floating Market and Mekong Delta Tour, we will have lunch before transferring you back to Ho Chi Minh City.
Around 5.00 pm: We arrive in Ho Chi Minh City, We finish the unique Mekong Delta and Cai Rang floating market 2-day tour.
|Group Size||1||2 – 4||>= 5|
|Price per person||$ 354||$ 195||$ 135|
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