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  1. Vietnam
  2. Tien Giang Province
  3. Cái Bè
  4. Day Trips

Ho Chi Minh: Mekong Delta Cai Be Floating Market Day Tour

Product ID: 341796
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Enjoy this full-day trip from Saigon and visit the ever-so-popular Cai Be floating Market in the Mekong Delta. See the daily activities of the local people and enjoy a ride on a hand–rowing sampans as you travel along the small canals.
About this activity
Duration: 10 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English, Spanish, Vietnamese, Traditional Chinese, French, German, Japanese, Korean

Pickup included

Pickup is available from Ho Chi Minh City hotels located in District 1. Hotel pickups commence approximately 30-60 minutes prior to the tour start time.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • See the Cai Be floating market
  • Ride a bike, taste fruits, and learn about local life via your guide
  • Visit family-run businesses of the local people
  • View a home-cooking demonstration
Full description
Begin the tour with pickup from your Ho Chi Minh District 1 accommodation, from where you will make the journey to the Mekong Cái Bè small floating market. For those with just a short amount of time, this trip provides an overview of typical Vietnam. On the way, see the green paddy fields stretching towards the horizon, as your drive for 3 hours.

After arrival in Cai Be, board a boat for some exploration of the lush vegetation of the Mekong Delta. Encounter the lively little floating-market buyers as they bargain. Following that, take a rowing boat ride through a maze of shady canals to arrive at a local orchard. Once there, enjoy tropical local fruits and witness the handicrafts and daily activities of the local people in the village.

Then, stop for a lunch break at the orchard fruit garden. From there, enjoy riding a bicycle to the villages, sightseeing, or relaxing on a hammock. At the conclusion of your experience, you will continue on your boat to a land market before being returned to Ho Chi Minh.
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (from centrally located hotels only)
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Experienced English-speaking guide
  • Sightseeing tickets
  • Boat trips, rowing boat, and bicycle
  • Traditional music
  • Fruit
  • Lunch
  • Mineral water
  • Travel Insurance
What’s Not Included
  • Other things not clearly mentioned in the included list
Not suitable for
  • People with back problems

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Camera
  • Comfortable clothes
  • Cash
Not allowed
  • Pets
Know before you go
• Confirmation will be received at time of booking
• Vegetarian options are available, please advise at time of booking if required
• Children must be accompanied by an adult
• This tour is free for children under 5 years of age (parents will be responsible for handling any costs which arise during the tour)
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Product ID: 341796