Explore Rustic Can Tho 2 Days

The Highlight of Mekong Delta
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Explore Rustic Can Tho 2 Days



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Enjoy the vibrant colors of Mekong Delta – visit the 2 most bustling floating markets in the region – Experience highlights of Can Tho in 2 days.

Can Tho is the largest city of Mekong Delta in Vietnam, as such it is considered the best place to visit if you wish to discover most of the region in a single place. This 2 days tour from Ho Chi Minh City (formerly known as Saigon) will take you through rustic life of the locals, see how they earn and enjoy their life. Highlight of this Mekong Delta tour is the boat ride to 2 famous floating markets in this region to understand an outstanding face there.

  • Departure
    Ho Chi Minh City
  • Departure Time
    Please be ready for this tour from Saigon at 8:30 Am
  • Return Time
    Approximately 5:00 PM.
  • Dress Code
    Casual. Comfortable athletic clothing, hiking shoes, hat.
  • Include
    English speaking tour guide
    Meal(s) as indicated
    Entry Fees (if any)
    Private land transfer
  • Not Included
    Shuttle bus transfer
    Travel Insurance
    Domestic & International flight (if any)
    Vietnam visa arrangement
    Tips and Gratuities
    Personal expenses

Day 1: Ho Chi Minh city - Can Tho (L/D)

You will arrive in Can Tho for check-in hotel and have lunch. Afternoon, you will cycling to visit blacksmith family who are working for 50 years and made thousands of knifes and learning this experience by communicating with local people.
Then, you continue to visit some local activities and communicate with local people who will share culture and enjoy fresh fruits on the orchards garden. After that, you stop at the traditional house with 3 generations and learn how to make and enjoy the special banana cake with local people.
Late afternoon, you will be back to Mekong Rustic Can Tho for dinner. Overnight in Mekong Rustic Can Tho.

Day 2: Can Tho – Ho Chi Minh city (B/-/-)

In the early morning at 05.30 AM, you will take a boat to Phong Điền floating market – the local market where they pick the tropical fruits from their garden to sell there and have an opportunity to talk to the sellers on their boats.
Then you continue to cruise through beautiful small canals to reach Cai Rang floating market – The biggest whole sale tropical fruits on floating market.
After experiencing floating market, you will visit a local family who made noodles by handmade with 3 generations and you can try to learn how to make noddle with them. You will have a light breakfast on local restaurant beside beautiful and quiet canals.
At 12:00, you will check out and you will drive to Ho Chi Minh City.