The Mekong Delta is highlighted by a variety of floating markets on Mekong River. Cai Be Floating Market is one among the tourist magnets of the river delta. Best time to visit Cai Be is in the early morning when it is the most bustling and colorful.
Only 2-hour-drive from Ho Chi Minh City, you can reach a small but charming town of Cai Be (in Tien Giang Province).During a full-day visit to Cai Be, you will have a chance to visit many of colorful fruit and vegetable gardens, traditional handicraft workshops, a French church (Cai Be Church) from 1935 and an impressive traditional house in village. Also, another stop-over at Cai Be is the Cai Be Catholic Cathedral, which is regarded as an awesome motive for taking pictures. Particularly, Mekong delta tour to Cai Be floating market is a must-do activity although it is a pity that Cai Be floating market is getting smaller every year as trade tends to shift more and more in upland modern central markets.
Cai Be has many small canals, which can be explored by a sampan discovery tour on Mekong Delta River. Furthermore, bicycle is also another best option to experience this area by riding on narrow roads along small side canals.
This small town of Cai Be attracts many visitors for day trips from Ho Chi Minh City. We offer more best-seller Ho Chi Minh City tours to satisfy all visitors’ time and financial budgets.
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