You will visit Cai Be floating market and Tan Phong island, where you will experience rural life.
What to Expect
The bus will pick you up in the city center and depart for Cai Be. En route the tour guide will talk about the specific cultures of the Mekong river. You will pause at Mekong rest stop where you can enjoy the cuisine of Mekong region and see the landscape of the Southern Vietnam.
You will continue on your trip to Cai Be and arrive at Cai Be dock. Cruise along the river to Cai Be floating market where there are many boats filled with fruits and produces for sale. Trade goes until 10:00 every day.
After this, you will cruise down to the villages along the Tien river bank. Wander on village paths under orchard gardens to small family businesses and see how they produce bricks, rice popcorn and rice wine.
The boat will then take you to Tan Phong Island, where you will have lunch. After a short rest, take a ride on a bicycle around the village paths to see orchard gardens of jackfruits, rambutan and oranges. Then take a hand–rowed sampan through the creeks and take in the peaceful life of the islanders. You will then be treated to a traditional folk music performance in an orchard garden.
- Transfer by air-conditioned bus
- English-speaking tour guide
- All entrance fees
- Honey tea and seasonal fruits
What's Not Included
- Travel insurance
- Personal expenses
- Drinks and other meals not mentioned