Cai Be Day Tour from Ho Chi Minh City with Boat and Bike Ride

Day Trips & Excursions in Mekong Delta

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This tour package gives you an amazing view of how the Vietnamese people live in Mekong Delta area by cruising among the local boats. You will enjoy small group tours to explore local life and various business activities performed while on the water as daily work, eating lunch, even having a cup of coffee delivered to you!
After pickup at hotel, transfer by AC vehicle to Cai Be, located approximately 160 km southwest of Ho Chi Minh City.Right after coming Cai Be, explore local market here, shopping for cooking class and visit a pagoda. Then get involved in 2-hour adventure on a motorboat with your companions to discover Cai Be floating market. Observe locals trading fruit and other wholesale goods, buy and taste some fruits in Mekong Delta. Then, we take you to visit a candy workshop, to learn how to make coconut candy.You’ll have the opportunity to purchase some candy before meandering with your guide to spot the scenery and also the local life of the Mekong Delta’s small villages. Thereafter, cruise along the Mekong Delta to approach a small island. Here, join your small group in a half-day cooking class with our teacher. You’ll learn to prepare Vietnamese dishes as you discover the creativity of Vietnamese cuisine in mixing many culinary art from other countries. Enjoy your exciting dishes with your fellow food lovers before hopping on a bicycle to ride along the village path. Proceed slowly to fruit orchards and a bonsai garden as you explore the neighborhood with your guide and mingle with the villagers. Your day trip ends with a boat drive back to Cai Be and return transport to your Ho Chi Minh City hotel.7:00 - 7:30: Pick up at hotel9:30: Arrival to Cai Be, visit a pagoda and local market to shopping for cooking class10:30: Hop on a motorized boat to explore Cai Be Floating MarketLearn how to make coconut candy, pop rice, rice paperTake bicycle to ride along the village pathCooking class at a local house with lunchRowing sampan along busy canals2:30: transfer back to Ho Chi Minh City.End of service.

What’s included

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • English-speaking guide
  • Mineral water
  • Boat trips
  • Bicycle
  • Fresh fruits
  • Cooking class

What’s not included

  • Personal expenses
  • Gratuities
  • Beverages


  • Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
  • See native wildlife in their natural environment
  • Small group ensures personal service
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included