To experience floating market, we should depart early from city center, around 07:30am. Take 2.5-hour drive to Cai Be, deep in the Mekong Delta. Enjoy the lush scenery and local life along the way. Upon arrival in Cai Be, you will embark on a cruise to visit to the quaint Cai Be floating market. You will see there, at the confluence of the Mekong River and its branch, hundreds of boat laden with fruits and vegetables, each of the seller boat has a pole hanging their advertising stuffs on the top and the buyers wander about for their purchases. There are also mobile karaoke, cafés and food supplies. An exciting atmosphere!
Following you will take visit to some home factories that produce rice paste, rice popcorn and coconut candy.
After lunch in a home garden restaurant, proceed to evergreen islands among the Mekong River through a large network of meandering tributaries, crisscrossed with countless arroyos. Discover beautiful landscapes along the river and observe the typical Mekong Delta rural life. Visit the orchard garden, enjoy tropical fruits, observe daily activities of local people and have a pleasant ride on bicycles through little paths for sightseeing or relaxing on the hammock.
Get back to the boat dock at 4.00PM and drive back to Saigon – Ho Chi Minh City. Trip ends at around 6PM.