DAY 1: SAIGON – CAI BE – VINH LONG – CAN THO (L)
This morning you set off for a drive through the Mekong Delta to the town of Cai Be. On arrival, we get on boat and start cruising along the Mekong river. On the way, we will discover local trading boat, learn about the life of people living on the water. (the earlier we reach the river, the more boats we will see).
Our boat will then keep on cruising to an onshore village where we get off the boat and pay our visit to some local houses and learn about daily life of local people as well as the way they earn their own living.
Local business will be observed through a visit to a coconut candy workshop, rice wine, rice paper and pop rice making places. After that, we will pay our visit to a fruit orchard and a typical traditional house in another village of Cai Be….Your delicious lunch with awesome local food will be served in the house as well. When lunch ends, it is time for you to have a new experience! You will be transferred to a hand-rowing boat cruising along a beautiful shady canal to observe more and more local life on the both sides of the river. We then disembark and head the trip to Can Tho where we will stay overnight: West hotel – Deluxe room.
DAY 2: CAN THO – CAI RANG FLOATING MARKET - SAIGON (B)
After breakfast, hop aboard a motor boat for a long distance trip to discover the area's largest floating marketplace. From there, cruise through small channels to visit a rice noodle making village and a large rice mill. Then, we’ll stop at Can Tho market and make our way back to Saigon.