3-Day Mekong Delta Tour: Floating Market (Free 1 body massage voucher in Saigon)
Start in Ho Chi Minh City and end in Phnom Penh (optional) Immerse yourself in the natural beauty and the rich culture of Mekong Delta region by exploring Cai Rang floating market (the biggest floating market in the Mekong Delta) at its nicest time and most exciting of the day. Enjoy the atmosphere, the calm and quietness of the nature of the wetland forest of Tra Su Bird Sanctuary. Head to Phnom Penh from Chau Doc on the speed boat for your next Trip in Cambodia.
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What's included :
- 2x Breakfast
- 2x Lunch
- Accommodation included: 2 nights
- Transfer by air-con Van/Bus
- English-speaking tour guide
- 2 Lunches, 2 Breakfasts
- 2 nights 3-star hotel or 4+5 star
- Hotel pick up in District 1
- Entry/Admission - Mekong River
- Entry/Admission - Cai Rang Floating Market
What's excluded :
- Tip (optional)
- Visa fees
- Speedboat ticket to Phnom Penh (30 USD)
Day 1: Ho Chi Minh city – My Tho, Ben Tre & Can Tho (Lunch)
Stop At: Mekong River, Long Xuyen 700000 Vietnam
At 8:00AM. You will be collected from your hotel in District 1, Ho Chi Minh city and head to Mekong Delta, enjoying the scenic journey along the way lined by green rice fields. Upon arrival in My Tho, we stop by Vinh Trang pagoda the biggest pagoda in the Mekong Delta to learn about the Religious of the region. After that we take a boat trip to cruise along the Mekong River. Get on the rowing boat to explore the small canals to see the locals going about their day.
Continue cruising to Ben Tre, get off and enjoy a walk around the village. Stop at a local family home to enjoy tropical fruit, taste the honey tea and honey wine and listen to Vietnamese traditional music performed by the villagers. Check out the coconut candy shop and learn how to make candy, and see handicrafts made from the coconuts and so much more.
Take your time snapping photos and enjoy the natural scenery before we head to the local restaurant. Lunch is set with special Vietnamese food. After lunch, enjoy your time relaxing, walking around the village.
In the afternoon, Head to Can Tho, arrive at 6:00PM check in the hotel then enjoy your free time.
Duration: 6 hours
Accommodation included: Overnight in 3 star hotel
Day 2: Cai Rang Floating Market – Tra Su Bird Sanctuary – Chau Doc
Stop At: Cai Rang Floating Market, 46 Hai Ba Trung Near Cai Rang Bridge, Can Tho 900000 Vietnam
At 6:00AM. Check out the hotel then take a leisurely boat trip to explore the picturesque tributaries of the Lower Mekong River and then proceed to Cai Rang floating market which is the biggest floating market in the region. The unique features and main characteristics of the famous market are the trade in fruits and other specialties of the Mekong Delta.
Then go and see how Vietnamese vermicelli is made, take a walk around the village and meet the friendly locals. Experience crossing a monkey bridge, made from a single stem of bamboo. Visit an orchard garden and take a break for lunch.
In the afternoon, Head to Chau Doc to discover Tra Su Bird Sanctuary, where you will visit the wild bird sanctuary on the small boat traveling along the network of canals deep into the forest, observing tropical birds.
After that, we proceed to the hotel in Chau Doc for checking in
Stay overnight in Chau Doc
Duration: 7 hours
Accommodation included: Over in 3 star hotel
Day 3: Chau Doc – Phnom Penh or Back to Ho Chi Minh city
Pass By: Chau Doc Market, Bach Dang, Chau Phu A, Chau Doc Vietnam
After breakfast at the hotel, take the nice motorized boat trip through the floating village to visit the fish farm and to see how the people in Mekong Delta raise fish on their floating house. Visit the Champa minorities with their traditional towel weaving village. The boat will return to Chau Doc for Lunch then back to HCMC at around 5:30pm
Option 2: Travel to Cambodia. Check out the hotel then you will be transferred to the Pier to board the speed boat to travel to Phnom Penh. Arrive at Sisowath Tourist Pier in Phnom Penh at around 2PM the same day for the end of the Tour.
Visa will be granted at the border.
No accommodation included on this day.
Departure Point :123 Lý Tự Trọng, Phường Bến Thành, Quận 1, Thành phố Hồ Chí Minh, Vietnam
Traveler pickup is offered
Pick up from centrally located hotels in District 1. Other Districts, please make your way to the meeting point at: 123 Ly Tu Trong street, Ben Thanh Ward, District 1 by 8:00AM
Departure Time :8:00 AM
Return Detail :Returns to original departure point
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Near public transportation
- Infants must sit on laps
- Most travelers can participate
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.