US$ 45

Cai Be Floating Market Full Day Tour

Soak up the bustling atmosphere of Cai Be Floating Market and observe life among the people of the Mekong Delta. Start your private day trip with a scenic drive from Ho Chi Minh City, then ride a rowboat through a labyrinth of canals. Taste local specialities, such as coconut candy and crispy rice popcorn, and listen to traditional folk music of southern Vietnam. Lunch and personalized commentary included.

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INCLUSIONS

  • English-speaking guide
  • Lunch
  • Water
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Boat in Cai Be
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (if option selected)

EXCLUSIONS

  • Travel insurance
  • VAT
  • Personal expenses
  • Beverages

DEPARTURE & RETURN

Departure Point: Hotel in Center of Ho Chi Minh City
Departure Time 7:45am
Hotel pickups commence prior to this time, you must contact the local service provider to verify your exact pickup time. Return Details Returns to original departure point

WHAT TO EXPECT

  • You will be picked-up at your hotel in Ho Chi Minh city between 7:30am and 8:00am.
  • Depart for Cai Be by car/van via Trung Luong Express Highway and stop to take photos in Tan An town overlooking the picturesque flat rice fields.
  • On arrival in Cai Be, 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.
  • Enjoy your cooking experience and learn how to prepare special Vietnamese dishes. Food cooked by yourself and fresh river food served in the heart of the garden.
  • Relax in the hammocks to get back your energy.
  • Cycle 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.
  • Take a boat ride back to Cai Be and meet your bus for the trip back to Ho Chi Minh City.

Cai Be Tour

HOTEL PICK UP

  • Hotel pick-up is offered for this tour.
  • Note: if you are booking within 24 hours of the tour/activity departure time, we cannot guarantee hotel pick-up.
  • Once your purchase is complete, we will send you complete contact information (phone number, email address, etc.) for our local operator to organize pick-up arrangements.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • A minimum of 2 adults per booking is required
  • A maximum of 10 people per booking

CANCELLATION POLICY

Tour cancellation policy from Vietnam Budget Tour

  • For a full refund, please cancel at least 30 days in advance of the start date of the experience.
  • Cancel 29- 7 days: charge 50% of the total tour cost
  • Cancel 6- 3 days less: charge 80% f the total tour cost
  • Cancel 3 days less: charge 100% f the total tour cost