Small-group Mekong Delta - Cai Be Village Daily Tour
About this tour
Experiencing the Mekong Delta is a big ask on your own: you need to know your way around to discover the best bits in a day. Tick through the delta's many faces on this tour: taking in Cai Be floating market, workshops, bike and rowboat rides; plus lunch and a cooking demo at a local home. Plus, with a guide, you'll get the background you want on everything you see.
- Experience all sides of the Mekong Delta in a day from Ho Chi Minh
- See Cai Be flea market, workshops, gardens, and a home cooking demo
- Ride a rowboat and bike, taste fruits, and learn about local life via a guide
- Limited to 12, with lunch, entry fees, and return transport included
Start with pickup from your District 1 Ho Chi Minh hotel or another central location and make the roughly 2.5-hour journey to the Mekong port of Cai Be.
Browse a flea market and enjoy a motorboat cruise on the Mekong, passing stilted houses, rice paddies, and farms. Then, pull alongside a floating market houseboat to sample fruits before visiting cottage industries such as a coconut candy workshop. Sample coconut, taste snake wine, and see rice popcorn and rice paper being made.
Next, stop at an island to tour a fruit garden and enjoy local music before riding a hand-rowed sampan along tranquil canals. Visit a local house for a home cooking demo, and prepare a Vietnamese dish for yourself before enjoying lunch. Then, opt to either relax or take a bike ride around the local village.
Your tour then finishes at the Ho Chi Minh departure point.
Meeting or Pickup Location:
We offer free pick-up from hotels located in district 1. Other places is as per request.
Average Tour duration (minimum booking):
Transportation provided, if any:
What is included in the Tour, Activity or Experience:
Air-conditional minivan transfer, Hotel pickup and drop-off (only in District 1), Small-group tour limited to 12 guests/group. Vietnamese English-speaking guide All boat trips (motorboat & hand-rowed boat) Bicycle ride Lunch (5-course set menu) Drinks (2 bottles of 500ml/Person) Snacks (fruits, candies, honey tea Local taxes, fees and handling charges Entry/Admission - Cai Be Floating Market
What is NOT included in the Tour, Activity or Experience:
Personal expenses Tips and Gratuities (recommended) Drinks (beer, soft drinks Travel insurance
Local Food Tours
Local Art Classes
Local Cooking Classes
Shows & Concerts
Local Language Lessons
Meet Celebrity Tours
Private Car Tours
Languages Spoken by Host:
Special rules or restrictions, if any:
Confirmation will be received at time of booking Please advise if you have food allergy or dietary information. Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults Children must be accompanied by an adult Only one under-five free admission per family