Enjoy the vibrant colors at the riverbanks, while cruising on the streams of the Mekong River. Taste the local specialties as tunes of the local folk music is performed by the local villagers. Discover night local market with dozen special dishes and reasonable goods. Get up on the morning and experience the buzzing trading and bargaining at the famous Cai Rang Floating Market as everyday life begins for the locals.
Day 1: Ho Chi Minh City - My Tho - Ben Tre - Can Tho City- Start from Ho Chi Minh City and depart for My Tho. - After visiting Vinh Trang Pagoda, take a boat ride along the river viewing the stilt houses and the fruit plantations along the river bank. - Proceed to Tortoise island and have lunch in the local restaurant.- Enjoy a boat ride under the shadow of the water coconut trees to visit a family business which epitomizes the idyllic rural lifestyle. - Take a rowboat ride along the creeks. - After taking a delightful walk through the fruit plantation and village, proceed to Can Tho. - Have dinner (own expense) and overnight at your proposed hotel in Can Tho.Day 2: Can Tho City - Visit Cai Rang Floating market - Ho Chi Minh City- After breakfast at the hotel, take an early morning boat trip to visit the Cai Rang Floating Market, a wholesale market of fruit and vegetable at its busiest time of the day. - Keep cruising through the small channel system and visit a rice noodle making village. Break for lunch. - Return to Ho Chi Minh City. ( about 17:00-17:00 PM)