- Duration: 1 day
- Departure date: Contact
6:30a.m: Pick up at tourists’ hotel in Ho Chi Minh City. Depart for Cai Be by bus via Trung Luong Expressway.
Firstly, tourists will take a motorized boat to visit the market. Certainly, tourists can see that wholesalers hang samples of goods on tall wooden poles in front of their boats to draw customers’ attention. Along the river, visitors can watch local residents on their boats buying and selling a variety of products such as fruits, agricultural products, rice, “pho”, coffee, household goods, etc. Interestingly, there are floating restaurants, floating bars, floating gas stations, and many other floating shops. Besides, boats are designed and modified to be used primarily as a mobile house. It also delivers fresh fruits and other agricultural goods to many provinces in the country. Positively, visitors may be satisfied with the reasonable price, local people’s kindness and sociability. This floating market characterizes the pastoral beauty and unique culture of the South. Despite the bustle and hustle of trading life, Cai Be keeps the poetic beauty in quiet canals and beautiful green gardens. When tourists row the boat at sunset, it will be fascinating to see the lights from boats and streets reflected in the water along the riverside. This beauty is really mystery, charming and breathtaking.
Next, visitors will come to a small family business to see how coconut candy and crispy popcorn are made. Then tourists will take a walk in small villages, visit fruit plantations, and enjoy traditional southern Vietnamese folk music. Everyone will commune with nature and the rural life.
Then tourists will meet some local residents to have a better understanding of daily life in the Mekong Delta River. Interestingly, it will be a great chance for tourists to experience how to prepare special Vietnamese dishes.
Moreover, it will be really exciting when tourists ride bikes in a rural village through many orchards.
Finally, a car will take tourists back to Ho Chi Minh City.
End the tour.