Exploring Mekong Delta and Cambodia
DAY 1: HO CHI MINH CITY - CAI BE - CAN THO
Meals: lunch | Accommodation: hotel in Can Tho
8:00 AM – pick up from the city center for an approximate 2.5 hour drive to our exploration area. We let the touristy spots behind and travel beyond, where very few other visitors have the chance to go.
Accompanied by a knowledgeable guide, feast your senses on the enticing aromas of fruit orchards; tantalize your taste buds at a traditional factory; and browse stalls bursting with exotic produce during a visit to a floating market. Interact with locals as you uncover the secrets of Vietnamese cuisine and enjoy a walking around the town of Cai Be
• Mekong Delta day trip from Ho Chi Minh City Visit Cai Be Floating Market, a fruit plantation and a local factory
• Enjoy a boat trip to Tan Phong Island in the Mekong Delta
• Taste delectable Vietnamese dishes during a cooking class and dine on lunch
• Listen to traditional folk music and walking through rural villages
In the afternoon, we cruise toward Vinh Long with more stops at local workshops. 16:00 – a quick transfer from Vinh Long pier to Can Tho, where you check-in your hotel and enjoy the night in this “mega city” of the Mekong Delta.
DAY 2: CAN THO - LONG XUYEN - CHAU DOC
Meals: breakfast, lunch | Accommodation: hotel
7:00 AM – An early start is necessary as you’d like to see the Cai Rang floating market in fullest. While our boat glides slowly through the market mayhem, please feel free to take photographs, talk or bargain with local vendors. There are fantastic photo opportunities amidst the variety of agricultural bounty on sale here.
At 10:00 – our transfer takes you to the waterfront town of Long Xuyen. Here we have a lunch before going to Chau Doc for visiting Basa catfish floating farm and Cham village by small boat. Then check in your hotel.
DAY 3: CHAU DOC TOWN - CAMBODIA
Meals: breakfast, lunch | Accommodation: not included
Early morning checking out 6:45 AM and get a speed boat to Cambodia. Ends of our tour.
Cai Be Town, Can Tho city, Chau Doc
Ho Chi Minh City
Cruise along the rivers maze of canals for a taste of the lush and lively culture
Spend time gently cruising through one of the Mekong’s huge floating markets
Exploring Mekong and Cambodia
Accommodation based on twin-shared room. Upgrades available upon request.
Meals as indicated on the program.
Transfer service in appropriate air-conditioned vehicle with experienced driver.
The services of an experienced English-speaking guide.
Ferry ticket Chau Doc to Cambodia by Hang Chau Speed boat.
All entrance fees, visits and activities mentiones (Boat cruise, sampan rides..). VAT and other taxes.
Soft-drinks, beer or any other incidental expenses are not mentioned in the above.
Tipping for tour guide and driver
*Know Before You Book
Children 1 and younger are complimentary when accompanied by a paying adult.
Hotel pickup is available from most centrally located Ho Chi Minh City hotels. Please arrange pickup from your hotel or a nearby location when you call to confirm your reservation.
Please be ready and waiting in your hotel lobby 15 minutes prior to your scheduled pick-up time.