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  1. Vietnam
  2. Ho Chi Minh City
  3. Cao Dai Temple

Mekong Delta and Cai Rang Market 3-Day Cruise

Product ID: 123212
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Experience everyday life and the natural beauty of the Mekong Delta on a 3–day cruise with round-trip transfers from Ho Chi Minh City. Visit floating markets, take part in an on-board cooking class, and much more.
About this activity
Duration 3 days
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English, French
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Visit one of the most important floating markets in the Mekong Delta
  • Visit ancient houses and fragrant flower gardens, and taste tropical fruits from the orchards
  • Learn how coconut candy, rice paper, and pop-rice are made
  • Walk or cycle the rural footpaths to experience everyday life
  • Get a free foot massage on board the boat
Full description
Get a better appreciation for life on the Mekong River on a 3-day Mekong Delta cruise. Visit floating markets, get some time to go for nature walks, bike rides, and more.

Day 1:
Depart Ho Chi Minh City and journey by shuttle bus to the small town of Cai Thia, where you can go for a bike ride or stroll past the green orchards and rice fields. Board the boat for lunch and cruise towards Sa Dec on the banks of the Tien River. Join the locals at the lively market and see the Cao Dai Temple. Get a foot massage as you watch the sunset aboard the boat. Enjoy dinner before you retire to your cabin for the night.

Day 2: 
Wake early to watch the sunrise before breakfast. Visit Cai Be floating market, admire a traditional imperial residence, and learn how different rice and coconut produce is made at an artisanal villages. Cruise towards the Co Chien River during lunch, and then work off the calories on a nature walk in the countryside. Take part in a cooking class back on the boat, and enjoy dinner and an overnight stay on board.

Day 3: 
Savor breakfast as you sail through the tributaries and canals on the way to Can Tho. Visit Cai Rang floating market, and then cruise past coves shaded by fruit orchards and palm trees. Disembark at Can Tho pier for the transfer back to Ho Chi Minh City.
  • 3-day cruise with on-board accommodation
  • English or French-speaking guide
  • Meals as per the itinerary
  • Admission fees for sites mentioned in the program
  • Bike and sampan boat rides
  • Services of the crew during the cruise
  • 1 complimentary foot massage
  • Pre-dinner drink
  • Transfers by shuttle bus
What’s Not Included
  • Visa approval and fees for Vietnam or Cambodia
  • Travel insurance
  • Personal expenses

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Meet at 74 Le Thi Rieng, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City.

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Important information
Know before you go
• The itinerary can also be done in reverse, starting from Can Tho and cruising to Cai Be
• Please check your room availability before check-in
• If you have booked at the last minute on the weekend, you must phone the local supplier to reconfirm the booking
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