2 DAYS PACKAGE TOUR MEKONG CAI BE
- Tour code: VIG36
- Duration: 2 DAYS
- Explore: Cai Be inland, Tan Phong Island, Mekong Delta, discover daily life of local people
- Activities: enjoy tea and folk music, take care of the garden and pick fruits, cycle to visit local kindergarten, learn how to make jackfruit leaf cake
Day 1: HOCHIMINH – CAI BE (L,D)
Arriving at Cai Be in the morning at around 11:00 AM, you will be welcomed by the hospitable smile of the local guide and invited some fresh fruit or drink before embarking on a boat to visit Cai Be inland and floating market and traditional villages where they produce candies, bánh tráng (rice paper) etc.
There you can observe the daily life of local people who live mostly based on the river sources. We may buy some fresh tropical fruits on the local seller’s boats and engage in the conversation with them. Leaving the market, continue aboard to head to Mekong Rustic homestay on Tan Phong isles surrounded by lush tropical fruit gardens. There you check in, enjoy tea and welcome fruits and a Southern style Vietnamese lunch prepared by the host family.
In the afternoon, local host will show you to his orchards where he shares his experience on how to take care of the garden and pick fruits as it is his daily work. Let’s listen to Don Ca Tai Tu while enjoying your self-picked fruits from his garden.
In the late afternoon, we go the vegetable garden and pick veggies for your own dinner. After that we all prepare and cook a family meal with the help of local host.
Homestay overnight in the host family surrounded by tropical garden.
Day 2: CAN THO – CAI RANG MARKET(B,L)
Take a leisurely boat trip to explore the picturesque tributaries of the Lower Mekong river ( Bassac River), then proceed to visit Cai Rang floating market ( Phong Dien is optional), which are the liveliest in the whole religion.
Have you ever tasted Vietnamese vermicelli soup? Well, now go and see how it is made. Then wander around the village and meet the friendly local people and experience how to cross a "Monkey bridge" which is built by only one stem of bamboo.
Visit the orchard garden. Stop for lunch. Back to HCM city.
- A/C transfer
- Welcome drink & fruit
- Boat trip as indicated
- Accommodation: Homestay in Cai Be.
- Experienced English speaking guide.
- Attraction entrance fee
- Meals as stated in the itinerary (B: Breakfast; L: Lunch; D: Dinner)
- Personal expenses
- Tipping/ Gratuities (optional)
- Other services not mentioned above
What you should bring:
- Comfy & casual clothes
- Sun protection/sun cream