Cai Rang Floating Market & Tra Su cajuput forest
Private Tours Vietnam
Mekong Delta Tour
Enjoy the wonders and charms of the Mekong Delta on this 3 days 2 nighs eco pritave tour.
Visit the bustling Cai Rang floating markets and stroll through small villages to discover the ways of the people living along the river.
Take a cooking class and learn how to make local delicacies and visit an Tra Su cajuput forest. Experience Sam Mountain in Chau Doc and visit a floating fish farm.
Visit a traditional Cham river village and see their weaving skills. Best of all, relax in our incredible Eco Lodge and take in the surroundings and sounds of the local wildlife.
Private Tour: Minimum 2 guests - 10 person
Booking number: MKLA3DS2N
Start From: Ho Chi Minh City
Tour route: Ho Chi Minh – My Tho - Ben Tre - Can Tho - Cai Rang Floating market - Chau Doc - Tra Su cajuput forest - Ho chi Minh
DAY 01: HCMC - My Tho - Ben Tre - Can Tho (L/D)
07:45 - 8:30 am: Tour guide will pick you up at your hotel and start the journey to My Tho – Ben Tre.
10:30am: Visiting Vinh Trang Pagoda, the biggest pagoda in the West. It has the most special architecture of Mekong Delta, combining between Viet- Khmer culture and original Western Europe architecture. You will contemplate Rạch Miễu Bridge, the biggest river of West and connecting. My Tho province with Ben Tre province
11:30am: Having lunch with set menu and local dishes
12:30pm: Get on the cruise and begin for travelling on the river. The cruise will go along Tiền River and pass Fishing Village where people catch the fishes inside the floating houses.
13:00pm: Arriving in Thai Son Island (Cù Lao Thới Sơn) for visiting Coconut Candy Factory (the most famous thing in Ben Tre province), tour guide will show you how to make the candy as well as how it tastes.
13:20pm: Visiting the next local farmer’s house to enjoy fruits and traditional music “ Đờn Ca Tài Tử” – A specific characteristic of Southern culture. Relaxing your mind by rowing boat on small, peaceful canal to get into the bee farm where we enjoy the honey tea and take photo with python and finger banana – the typical things of Mekong Delta.
14:00pm: We get back bus and keep going to Can Tho city. You check in hotel, free your time to relax pool and explore Can Tho city at night.
18:30pm: Enjoy Dinner on the Ninh Kieu Cruise
21:00pm: Free time you can choice night market and food street at the Hau river. Overnight in Can Tho
DAY 02: Cai Rang Floating Market - Chau Doc - Sam Mountain and The Carved Pagoda (B/L)
06:00-6:30am: After breakfast your hotel
07:00am: Pick you up your hotel and start your boat trip on Hau river to Cai Rang Floating market
The shops and stalls at the market are local boats of different sizes. The main items sold are farm products and specialties of Cai Rang Town and neighboring areas. Wholesale is the main form of trading in this market.
What you need to do here is to sit back on your boat, enjoy the morning coffee served by the local coffee boat and watch the whole world of trading going on from boats to boats. As your boat edges through the market, you will be surely driven back to the yester-centuries by the sound of bargaining, rowing, motoring mixed with the sound made from the coffee boats, meat boats, grocery boats, ice boats… your breakfast today as local style with a bowl of noodle soup.
09:00am: Goodbye Cai Rang floating market, your boat will speed up through green and beautiful channels of the Mekong River stretching along rural villages and arrive a fruit orchard where you can enjoy some kind of tropical fruit and understand more the real life of local people.
Back on bus and depart to Chau Doc check in hotel on arrival.
16:00pm: Visit Sam Mountain and the carved pagoda. Enjoy the sunset over the Vietnamese-Cambodian Frontier. Dinner on Guest’s account. Overnight at your chosen hotel in Chau Doc.
Day 03: Chau Doc - Tra Su cajuput forest - Ho chi Minh
After breakfast at the hotel, take a morning boat trip to visit a floating fish farm and a Cham weaving village.
Go to Tra Su cajuput forest, which is renowned for not only its almost-untouched natural beauty but also its sanctuary of flora and fauna.
Take a boat trip into the forest, you will immediately feel like you are harmonizing with nature because of all of the impressive pictures of cajuputs, the fragrance of the flowers and the music-like noise of birds, insects and animals making people relaxed and comfortable.
From the observation post, you can overlook the forest with an area of nearly 900 ha, home of many birds and animals, including some rare ones.
Have lunch in the forest, relax on a hammock or experience Monkey Bridge. Return to Ho Chi Minh city. End of service . Finish your Mekong Delta Tour From Ho Chi Minh.
A/C Car + a small bottle of mineral
English/ Vietnamese tour guide
Meals as indicated in the tour program (B= Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner)
All entrance fees
Boats trip on Mekong Delta My Tho
Boats trip visit Cai Rang Floating Market
Boats trip visit Tra Su cajuput forest
Free internet center
All other services not mentioned in the above program
All meals and beverages unspecified in the above program
Personal expenses, travel insurance
Tips for tour guide and driver.
1, Remember to bring passports
2, Please be on time
3, Appreciate the local customs.
4, Ensure safety of participants
5, Help each other when joining the program.
6, Bring essential luggage, do not bring expensive jewelry
7, Remember to bring your camera.
8, Please don’t break the rules.
Free of charge for children under 03 years sharing bed with parents
75% rate of adult for children 04->10 years sharing bed with parents
Children 11 years old and over are charged as adults.
For all ages
07:30AM - end: 05:00PM Tour guide will pick you up at your hotel and start