Trip Description & Day-by-day Itinerary
Mekong Delta 2 Days 1 Night is another private guided tour that offers the chance to visit floating markets, rural villages, and to spend a night at local home – homestay.
DAY 1: SAIGON -> CAI BE -> VINH LONG
07:00 am: You will be picked up by our local team at your hotel in Ho Chi Minh city, then brought Cai Be. Arrival in Cai Be, you take the boat trip and travel through natural canal to sightsee the stilt houses and the fruit plantation along the riverside en-route to Cai Be floating market – the typical market of the Mekong delta existing thousands of years. After our visit to the Cai Be floating market we proceed to An Binh island.
Lunch will be served in the heart of an fruitful orchard.
In the afternoon, enjoy a nice boat ride through natural canal on An Binh Island. Cruise under the shadow of trees and visit several families where you can experience their agricultural daily life. Walking through the fruit plantation in An Binh island and then enjoy another rowing boat trip along the creeks to reach a friendly family where will create a precious chance for us to exchange talking for culture interaction and share dinner with the host and enjoy a lovely peaceful night in their house.
DAY 2: VINH LONG -> CAN THO -> SAIGON
06h00: wake up for breakfast. 06h30 drive 40km out of Can Tho city center where we will take a boat trip to explore Cai Rang market – the most bustling floating market of Mekong delta with hundreds of family boats overloading tropical ripe fruits for sale and exchange…Afterwards, continue our motor boat trip to visit the village and see how the villagers make rice noodle and tofu…Roaming into the village, talking with the local people and experience how to pass a “Monkey bridge” which is built by bamboo.
Lunch in a local food store.
In the afternoon, drive back HCM city. 17h00 arrive back Ho Chi Minh city, you will be dropped off at your hotel. The end of Lotussia Travel service.