Mekong Delta Travel
Cruise Tours
 
DAILY TRIP MEKONG DELTA ON MEKONG BOAT  
(MDT/MK1)
 
Saigon - Cai Be - Saigon
 

07.30: Pick you up at your place in Saigon, then make an excursion for Caibe (100km far from Saigon), one of quiet town in Mekong Delta. A full day trip to the water world of the Mekong Delta, just a couple of hours by road from the hustle anh bustle of Ho Chi Minh City’s streets.

09.00: Upon embarkation on Mekong sampan, clients are welcomed on our luxury sampan with fresh cotton towels.

The tour will start with the visit of Cai Be colourful floating market cruising among local barges full of fruits and vegetables. Then, an optional stop can be made at local workshops where you can see rices paste, coconut candy and pop-rice, po-corn made.

A delicious lunch will be served at an ancient house over 170 years old  or under the shade of local orchards on the An Binh Island. After lunch, the rowing boat will take you deeper into the countryside on smaller canals and to enjoy the peaceful time. It is so interesting to see traditional  houses made of wood and palm tree leaves and see some activities of the local farmers with an apportunity to make contacts with them and see how they catch fish or pick up fruits by ancestral ways in Mekong Delta.

One more stop can be made at the nursery garden where you can learn how to have some high quality fruit trees. This is the best choice for you to contact the real famous farmers – Mr Tiger & his son who are very sucessful in Vietnam agriculture. We will enjoy some kinds of fruits from his garden & home made rice wine when listening to the traditional music as called by local people « Tai Tu music show ». You have a chance to do a rural bike riding along the village in Mekong area to see loca life and make conversation to local people.The cruise will end at around 15.30pm at Vinh Long town. You have chance to walk around the local market which located on the river before get on vehicle return to Saigon.

18.00-18.30: Arrive to Saigon. Drop at your place in Saigon. End of trip.

Note: You will be able to extend your stay for 1 or 2 nights deeper in Mekong Delta - in Can Tho since we end of the cruise program to discover the surroundings

before returning to Saigon or continuing your journey in Vietnam.

 

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